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Happy life without Royal titles

Happy life without Royal titles

Mail Online :The Queen offered Prince Harry and Meghan Markle the freedom to live without titles ahead of their wedding, but the Suits star was 'happy' to stop acting

HK protesters torch planned virus quarantine building

HK protesters torch planned virus quarantine building

Reuters, Hong Kong :A group of protesters set alight the lobby of a newly built residential building in Hong Kong on Sunday that authorities planned to use as a

PM for renovation of shabby rail bridges

UNB, Dhaka :Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday directed the Railways Ministry to properly repair shabby rail bridges across the country and take a project to this end."The old

BNP briefs diplomats about city polls atmosphere

UNB, Dhaka :BNP on Sunday briefed foreign diplomats stationed in Dhaka about the violation of election code of conduct reportedly by ruling party activists, including attacks on its candidates,

SC fines 3 Pvt univs Tk 30 lakh for violating UGC condition

Staff Reporter :The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Sunday fined three Private universities Tk 10 lakh each for violating a provision of University Grants Commission (UGC) in

Dr. Yunus gets bail

Court Correspondent :Grameen Communications Chairman Nobel Laureate Dr Muhammad Yunus on Sunday secured bail in a case filed over violating labour rules.Chairman Rahibul Islam of Labour Court No.3 of

Tigers will try avoid whitewash

BSS, Dhaka :Bangladesh are eying to restore some pride by avoiding a humiliating whitewash when they take on Pakistan in the third and final T20 International today at Gaddafi

Five injured in attack by JL

UNB, Dhaka :At least five persons, including leaders of the association of businesses based in the Gulistan Sundarban Square Super Market in the capital's Bongshal, were injured Saturday after

White House lawyers ready to defend Trump

AFP, Washington :White House lawyers began their defense of Donald Trump at his historic Senate impeachment trial on Saturday, saying the president did nothing wrong in his dealings with

Writ against Tabith Awal's candidacy

Staff Reporter :A writ petit-ion was filed with the High Court on Sunday seeking cancellation of BNP mayoral candidate Tabith Awal's candidacy for Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) on

Police seeks remand for gang rape

Court Correspondent :Police, on Sunday sought a five on day remand of the four accused in a case filed on charge of committing gang rape of a girl in

4 explosions rock Assam

PTI, Guwahati :Four powerful explosions - three in Dibrugarh and one in Charaideo districts - rocked Upper Assam on Sunday morning, as the country celebrated its 71st Republic Day.All

GK Shamim denied bail in graft case

BSS, Dhaka :A Dhaka court on Sunday scrapped a plea seeking bail by contractor Golam Kibria Shamim alias GK Shamim in a case filed for amassing illegal wealth.Dhaka Metropolitan

Hearing on Minni's bail cancellation February 2

Court Correspondent :A Barguna court on Sunday fixed February 2 for further hearing on a petition seeking cancellation of Ayesha Siddika Minni's bail in the case filed over the

Afghan air, ground attacks on Taliban killing 51

Reuters, Kabul :Afghan forces used ground attacks and air strikes in multiple operations against the Taliban during the last 24 hours, killing 51 fighters in an escalation that signaled

Can't blame others for border killing while smuggling cattle: Minister

UNB, Rajshahi :Food Minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder on Saturday said the government will not take the responsibility if anyone is shot to death along the border while bringing cattle

Turkey quake kills at least 22

Reuters, Elazig, Turkey :The death toll from a powerful earthquake in eastern Turkey reached 22 on Saturday, as rescuers searched for an estimated 22 more people trapped under the

Children to grow as worthy citizens thru sports: PM

Children to grow as worthy citizens thru sports: PM

UNB, Dhaka :Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said the Awami League government always gives importance to all sorts of sports aiming to make the children of the country

Demonstrator shout slogans as they display placards during a protest against a new citizenship law, in Amritsar, India on Saturday.

Demonstrator shout slogans as they display placards during a protest against a new citizenship law, in Amritsar, India on Saturday.

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AL mayoral candidates for DNCC and DSCC Atiqul Islam and Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh are seen busy in electioneering in the city's Kalachandpur and Babubazar Bridge area in old Dhaka, while BNP mayoral candidates for DNCC election Tabith Awal and DSCC election Ishraque Hossain in their campaigns in Pallabi area in Mirpur and Roy Shaheb Bazar area respectively on Saturday.

AL mayoral candidates for DNCC and DSCC Atiqul Islam and Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh are seen busy in electioneering in the city's Kalachandpur and Babubazar Bridge area in old Dhaka, while BNP mayoral candidates for DNCC election Tabith Awal and DSCC election Ishraque Hossain in their campaigns in Pallabi area in Mirpur and Roy Shaheb Bazar area respectively on Saturday.

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Another cold wave may sweep next month

Staff Reporter :Bangladesh Meteorological Department has predicted that another cold wave might sweep the country in the first week of February. As an extended outlook of the next 72

Do not influence election

Staff Reporter :BNP mayor candidate in the Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) election Ishraque Hossain has urged Saturday Awami League (AL) candidate Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh not to

ROs get 103 complaints of misconduct

bdnews24.com :As the clock winds down to the Dhaka city polls, returning officers have been inundated with complaints of electoral misconduct, mostly against candidates  vying for councillors' posts in

EC must arrange free, fair city polls: Sujon

Staff Reporter :Sushasoner Jonno Nagorik (Sujon), a civil rights body, has urged the Election Commission (EC) to arrange a "free, neutral and peaceful" Dhaka City Corporation polls.The election of

Democratic prosecutors to wrap up case against Trump

AFP, Washington :Democratic prosecutors were expected to wrap up their case against President Donald Trump in his impeachment trial Friday, hoping to persuade some Republicans to break ranks and

Gayebana janaza for victims held at DU

UNB, Dhaka :A gayebana janaza (token funeral prayers) for those killed along the Bangladesh-India border in recent times was held at Dhaka University (DU) on Saturday.Under the banner of

Norway expects Myanmar to implement ICJ order fully

UNB, Dhaka :State Secretary at Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said they expect Myanmar to fully implement the provisional measures ordered by the International Court of Justice (ICJ)."Norway

4 drug traders held with 3,456 beer cans in city

Staff Reporter :Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) and Detective Branch (DB) have arrested at least four drug peddlers along with 3,456 beer cans in city's Suritola area of

Genocide charge dents Suu Kyi's rusty halo

AP, Bangkok :When Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi (pic) walked into the International Court of Justice (ICJ) last month, she gambled the remaining shreds of her hard-won international reputation

2 KU students held for 'links with Neo JMB'

UNB, Khulna :Police arrested two students of Khulna University for their alleged ties to banned militant group 'Neo JMB' from Gollamari Khurshednagar in city early Saturday.The arrestees are -