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Eid home-bound women passengers are trying hard to ride the rooftop of the train taking risk of life at the Biman Bandar Railway Station on Friday.

Eid home-bound women passengers are trying hard to ride the rooftop of the train taking risk of life at the Biman Bandar Railway Station on Friday.

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DB to probe ASP Mizanur murder

UNB, Dhaka :The Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) will now investigate the killing of assistant superintendent of police (ASP) Mizanur Rahman.The case was transferred to the

Putin gave direct instructions to help elect Trump

CBS News :A report Friday morning claims Russian President Vladimir Putin gave direct instructions to help elect Donald Trump president.According to a Washington Post investigation, former President Obama received

Traffic chaos on highways

Staff Reporter :Movement of unfit vehicles and inactivity of highway police worsen the sufferings of home-going passengers on Friday. A huge number of unfit buses that used to run

Jumatul Wida observed

UNB, Dhaka :Muslims across the country observed Jumatul Wida, the last Friday of Ramadan, with due religious zeal and reverence.A large number of fasting devotees attended the Jum'a prayers

Bombs kill 30 in Pakistan

Reuters, Quetta :Bombs killed nearly 30 people in Pakistan on Friday, with a suicide car bomber killing at least 13 in the southwestern city of Quetta, and two blasts

PM for AL`s reelection to continue dev

UNB, Dhaka :Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday urged people to give their verdict in favour of Awami League in the coming elections to maintain the pace of development

House owners, tenants at loggerhead

Anisul Islam Noor :House owners and tenants are at loggerhead over the increased gas tariff from the month of June, 2017 as many people know that there is a

IGP says No threat of terror attack during Eid Carry only jainamaj during prayers: RAB DG

Staff Reporter  :Inspector General of Police (IGP) AKM Shahidul Haque has assured that there is no possible threat of militant attacks during the Eid ul-Fitr celebration due to massive

Eid home-bound women passengers are trying hard to ride the rooftop of the train taking risk of life at the Biman Bandar Railway Station on Friday.

Eid home-bound women passengers are trying hard to ride the rooftop of the train taking risk of life at the Biman Bandar Railway Station on Friday.

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Last minute shopping

MM Jasim and Sanwar Hossain  :Eid-ul- Fitr is a festival of happiness for the Muslims where kids remain in the centre point. Families try to provide their kids new

Corruption by Mobile Courts goes unhindered : Quest is for saving judiciary for help

Corruption in Bangladesh is unbelievably bold and brave. The corrupt ones know that the people have nowhere to go for help. Anyone who has some police power is abusing

Highways choked

Highways choked

Reza Mahmud :Home going passenger's sufferings know no bound due to heave traffic gridlocks on the highways coupled with insufficient transports, victims alleged.Besides, scarcity of tickets and their exorbitant

More ministers back Muhith against criticism on budget

Cabinet members Amir Hossain Amu and Hasanul Huq Inu have spoken up for the finance minister in parliament, a day after their colleague Tofail Ahmed defended him against relentless criticism

ASP Mizan murdered: IGP

Staff Reporter :Inspector General of Bangladesh Police (IGP) AKM Shahidul Hoque said that the death of Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Mizanur Rahman was unquestionably a murder.He made the disclosure

A microbus driver was killed and five members of same family were seriously injured when a goods laden truck hit the microbus from the front at Chilimpur Shajimek Hospital area in Bogra on Thursday.

A microbus driver was killed and five members of same family were seriously injured when a goods laden truck hit the microbus from the front at Chilimpur Shajimek Hospital area in Bogra on Thursday.

Taliban car bombing at Afghan bank kills 34

AFP : At least 34 people were killed Thursday when a Taliban car bomb struck a bank in Afghanistan's Lashkar Gah city as people were queueing to withdraw salaries, the

Muggers kill poultry trader in city

Staff Reporter :Miscreants killed a trader after mugging Tk 8,000 from him in the city on Thursday night. The deceased was identified as Md Sajib, 18, a poultry seller at

Moon sighting body sits Sunday

The National Moon Sighting Committee will sit in a meeting on Sunday to decide the date of Eid-ul-Fitr, the largest religious festival of the Muslims.The meeting will be held at

Court orders police to submit probe by July 30

Court Correspondent :The Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) Court of Dhaka yesterday fixed July 30 to submit report in the murder case of Mizanur Rahman, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) of

May apologises for London fire failures

Reuters,  London  :Prime Minister Theresa May apologised on Wednesday for the state's failure to support those people who survived the massive London tower block fire, and the government secured its

He who defended all their financial misdeeds can`t go alone

Editorial Desk :Read any newspaper and you will find corruption is now held as mainly responsible for mismanagement in the public sector. Every aspect of the government has been

Mobile wallet gets handy

Badrul Ahsan :Transactions through mobile financial services (MFS) increased significantly ahead of Eid although Bangladesh Bank lowered the ceiling thereof in January this year in order to restrain illegal

Biman suffers from accountability crisis, says Minister

Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon on Wednesday said Biman Bangladesh Airlines is rife with numerous allegations as it is suffering from both accountability and manpower crises.He came

Millers less interested in rice procurement

Anisul Islam Noor :The government's move to make the local market stable by improving the supply position through its procurement drive is unlikely to achieve as millers have shown less

Desperate Rohingyas seek new escape routes from BD

AFP,  Dhaka :In squalid camps in Bangladesh, hundreds of thousands of Rohingya who have fled violence and persecution in neighbouring Myanmar dream of a better life abroad-and rely on increasingly

Saudi King's son made crown prince

Reuters :Saudi Arabia's Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was elevated to crown prince on Wednesday, replacing his cousin in a sudden announcement that confirms King Salman's 31-year-old son as

Queen's speech: Brexit bills dominate govt agenda

Queen's speech: Brexit bills dominate govt agenda

A host of proposed new laws designed to prepare the UK for a "smooth and orderly" departure from the EU have been announced in the Queen's Speech.Of 27 bills, eight

Lailatul Qadr tonight

Muslims across the country will observe the holy Lailatul Qadr on Thursday night with due religious fervour and solemnity.The holy Quran was revealed to greatest Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) on

Curb landslides

Staff Reporter :Speakers at a discussion in the city  on Wednesday stressed the need for taking implacable action plan with proper integration among government departments and planners to resist disaster