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Settle all int'l disputes, prevent conflicts

UNB, New York :Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said world leaders must commit to settle all the international disputes and prevent conflicts to ensure global peace which is eluding.They

Govt wants inclusive polls, Hasina

UNB, New York :Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday said her government wants the next general election to be held in a free and fair manner with the participation

BD has potential to achieve more: Bernicat

BD has potential to achieve more: Bernicat

UNB, Dhaka :US Ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat on Tuesday said Bangladesh has come so far in the 47 years since liberation and has so much potential to achieve

BJP chief slammed for calling BD migrants 'termites'

Al Jazeera News :The president of India's ruling party has called Bangladeshi migrants "termites", evoking sharp responses from Dhaka as well as leading rights groups.In remarks he has repeated

SK Sinha tarnished judiciary's image: AG

bdnews24.com :The book written by former Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha from abroad has tarnished the image of the judiciary, the attorney general has said."Why were other judges of

Get ready for street movement from Oct 1

UNB, Dhaka :BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed on Tuesday called upon their party leaders and activists to take all-out preparations to take to the streets from October 1 to

HC hearing on writ plea deferred

Staff Reporter :The High Court (HC) on Tuesday adjourned till October 1 the hearing on a writ petition filed by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia seeking the court's directive on

25 die as monsoon burst smacks north India

25 die as monsoon burst smacks north India

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh :Twenty-five people have died in flashfloods, landslides, roof-collapse and other incidents triggered by incessant rain in the region. Eight deaths have been reported from Himachal Pradesh,

Eight people including two fake army Major were arrested by RAB-2 from in front of the Passport Office in city's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Tuesday.

Eight people including two fake army Major were arrested by RAB-2 from in front of the Passport Office in city's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Tuesday.

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614 pieces of Yaba seized from fish stomach

Staff Reporter :Around 614 pieces of Yaba tablets were seized from the stomach of a fish in Sylhet district on Monday afternoon.At the same time a, drug dealer named

Five killed in lightnings

UNB, Dhaka :Five people were killed in separate incidents of lightning strike in Gazipur and Brahmanbaria districts on Tuesday.In Gazipur, Tajul Islam, 50, and Mamun Sheikh, 30, residents of

Sohel on fresh remand in sabotage case

Court Correspondent :BNP Joint-Secretary General Habib-UN-Nabi Khan Sohel was placed yesterday on a fresh remand of four days in another sabotage case. Metropolitan Magistrate Ahsan Habib of the Chief

NZ's 'First Baby' makes UN debut

Reuters, United Nations :With a mock security pass that lists her as the "First Baby" of New Zealand, three-month-old Neve Te Aroha made her United Nations debut on Monday

BIMS made 3-pt demand to reduce case backlog

Staff Reporter :Bangladesh International Mediation Society (BIMS) has placed a three points demand to the government to make the citizens of the country aware of resolving the cases outside

Corrupt people must be punished: Mahathir

London, Bernama :Malaysia must punish corrupt people but the problem has not reached such a stage that the corrupt should be sentenced to life in prison, says Prime Minister

5 more killed in road accidents

Staff Reporter :At least five people, including a police and a schoolteacher, were killed and several others injured in separate road crashes across the country on Monday.In Magura, two

Supporters of Maldivian joint-opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih celebrate on the street at the end of the presidential election day in Male on Monday.

Supporters of Maldivian joint-opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih celebrate on the street at the end of the presidential election day in Male on Monday.

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Preliminary handover of Bangabandhu Satellite done

BSS, Dhaka :Bangladesh's first geostationary communication satellite Bangabandhu-I handed over preliminarily on Monday by the French manufacturing company Thales Alenia Space to the telecom regulator's project officials. Thales has

CU teacher sent to jail

UNB, Chattogram :Maidul Islam, an assistant professor of Chittagong University (CU), was sent to jail on Monday in a case filed over making 'derogatory remarks' on Prime Minister Sheikh

Own up to mass Muslim detentions

AFP :China must come clean about the fate of an estimated one million minority Muslims swept up in a "massive crackdown" in its far western region of Xinjiang, Amnesty

BD on Guinness Book of World Record for cleaning Dhaka city

Staff Reporter :Bangladesh makes Guinness Book of World Record by cleaning the capital city with joining of 7,021 people in a sweeping programme in Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC)

Hearing on writ plea seeking treatment for Khaleda today

UNB, Dhaka :The High Court fixed Tuesday for hearing a writ petition seeking its directive on the authorities concerned for providing better treatment to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in

Aldi Novel Aldilang, 19, was rescued by Panama-flagged vessel Arpeggio in Guam waters.

Aldi Novel Aldilang, 19, was rescued by Panama-flagged vessel Arpeggio in Guam waters.

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Man dies in shootout with police in Madaripur

bdnews24.com :A man has been killed in an alleged shootout with police in Madaripur's Sadar Upazila. The shootout took place in Shirkhara area on Monday, said Subrata Kumar Halder,

PM opens Bhasan Char project to house 100,000 Rohingyas Oct 4

bdnews24.com :Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the housing project for Rohingya refugees at the Bhasan Char island in the southeastern district of Noakhali on Oct 4.Mohammad Habibul Kabir

Drug trader killed in 'shootout'

Staff Reporter :A man was killed in an alleged shootout with the members of the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in the city's Mirpur Beribadh area early Monday.The deceased was

2 girls 'gang raped' in Ctg: 6 held

UNB, Chattogram :Two teenage girls have reportedly been gang raped by eight people at Station Road in the port city.Police said the girls went to a business establishment in

'India plans waterway freight corridor via BD to NE states'

UNB, Dhaka :India is working on a plan to set up a waterway freight corridor to connect its mainland with the northeastern (NE) states via Bangladesh involving Rs 5,000

Indian Commerce Minister in city

UNB, Dhaka :Indian Minister of Commerce, Industry and Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu arrived here on Monday evening on a five-day visit to Bangladesh to discuss trade and other bilateral

Resolve Rohingya crisis from its root: PM

UNB, New York :Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday placed three recommendations, including abolishing discriminatory laws, policies and practices by Myanmar against Rohingyas, to solve the protracted Rohingya crisis