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Govt has not welcome Rohingya refugees to live inhumanly and be victims of trafficking

Everyday large numbers of Rohingya refugees from the Ukhiya and Teknaf camps are risking their lives to flee to Malaysia across the Bay of Bengal. Law enforcement agencies in

Bhaluka turns into battlefield

Staff Reporter :At least 30 people, including three Sub-Inspectors (SIs) of Police, were injured in a massive clash between cops personnel and locals following the eviction drive of  trucks and

BCL man expelled, 4 suspended

Staff Reporter :Bangladesh Chhatra League on Monday expelled one of its activists and suspended four others in connection of infighting in Dhaka University's Madhur Canteen recently over dispute in forming

Fake cosmetics hit Eid markets

Fake cosmetics hit Eid markets

Staff Reporter :The fake cosmetics under the names of reputed local and international brands are now being sold even in up markets in the capital cashing the customers belief and

No comment on pillows

The Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) has contradicted reports published in different newspapers on the salaries of the staff of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) project.It, however, did not say

Procurement at Rooppur plant

Staff Reporter :The High Court (HC) on Monday sought the inquiry reports of Ministry of Housing and Public Works over the alleged irregularities in purchasing furniture and other household products

Trump warned not to threaten Iran

BBC Online :Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has dismissed US President Donald Trump's "genocidal taunts" and warned him not to threaten the country.With tensions rising, Mr Trump tweeted on

No bus will run in city without tickets: DSCC Mayor

Staff Reporter  :Dhaka South City Corporation DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon on Monday said that no bus would run in the capital without tickets."We have decided that no public transport will

Govt asked to monitor fruit markets to prevent use of chemicals

Staff Reporter :The High Court (HC) on Monday directed the government to monitor the fruit markets and warehouses across the country to prevent use of chemicals in fruits.The court asked

Holey Artisan case Four policemen testifies

Court Correspondent :The Anti-Terror Special Court of Dhaka yesterday recorded the depositions of four policemen in the case lodged under the Anti-Terror Act over the grisly militant attack at the

Hajj flights from June 4

Biman Bangladesh Airlines will start carrying hajj pilgrims on Jun 4, Public Relations Managing Director Shakil Meraj has said. Booking for the hajj flights has already started on Monday.As per

Farhana set to be elected BNP MP from reserved seat

Farhana set to be elected BNP MP from reserved seat

Staff Reporter :BNP leader Barrister Rumeen Farhana on Monday submitted her nomination paper for the party's reserved seat for women in the Parliament.Barrister Rumeen Farhana, Assistant International Affairs Secretary of

Severe traffic jam in city during Ramzan

Syed Shemul Parvez :Every year since the beginning of the holy month of Ramzan, city dwellers generally face traffic jam. But this year it turns severe because of some reasons

Bangladesh Chhatra Federation burning the effigy of Food Minister Dr Abdur Razzak in front of the National Museum on Monday protesting his comment on low price of paddy.

Bangladesh Chhatra Federation burning the effigy of Food Minister Dr Abdur Razzak in front of the National Museum on Monday protesting his comment on low price of paddy.

BJP confident of Modi's election victory

AFP, New Delhi :Indian voter Salona Haldar © shows her ink-marked finger as she holds her baby after casting her vote at a polling station in a village on the

Gunmen kill 11 in Brazil bar

AFP, Rio de Janeiro :Gunmen killed at least 11 people in a bar in northern Brazil on Sunday, officials said.The shooting took place in the city of Belem, the public

Furnishing RNPP flats at abnormally high cost Probe bodies formed

Staff Reporter   :The government has launched probe into the abnormally high prices of articles being used to furnish apartments in multi-storey buildings at the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant Project (RNPP)

Trump has to learn international politics is not his business deals: Accidental war is real fear

The confrontational attitude of the Trump Administration towards Iran in recent days adds much to the heightened tensions in the Gulf Area. It is possible that Mr Trump is

Several motor bikes being kept in long queue ignoring no parking notice, causing sufferings to commuters. This photo was taken from Motijheel area on Sunday.

Several motor bikes being kept in long queue ignoring no parking notice, causing sufferings to commuters. This photo was taken from Motijheel area on Sunday.

Restriction on rice import sought

Kazi Zahidul Hasan :The government should impose immediate restriction on rice import to fairly deal with the depressed local paddy prices that causes difficulties for farmers, economists said on Sunday.

BCL deprived faction 'attacked again'

Leaders of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL), who did not get posts n the newly announced, committee alleged that they were attacked by General Secretary Golam Rabbani and his followers on

Unbelievable!

Staff Reporter  :Siraj Uddin, a rickshawpuller, admitted his wife to Jhenaidah Sadar Hospital with pregnancy difficulties. Doctors gave him a prescription to buy some medicines. He went to the pharmacy

1 lakh Yaba pills seized from Uttara

Staff Reporter  :Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in a drive seized one lakh pieces of Yaba tablets from a branch of SA Paribahan in capital's Uttara on Sunday.RAB also arrested two

HC scraps age limit for FFs' eligibility

Staff Reporter :The High Court (HC) on Sunday declared "illegal" all the gazette notifications and circulars determining the minimum age of the Freedom Fighters.The HC bench of Justice Sheikh Hassan

Mother, son killed by lightning at Matiranga

Khagrachhari Correspondent :A woman and her son were killed after struck by lightning at Karim Masterpara of Matiranga upazila in the district on Sunday. Two other members of the family

Violence again in Bengal in last round of voting

Violence again in Bengal in last round of voting

NDTV :Election 2019 Phase 7: West Bengal remained tense during the final round of voting.New Delhi:  Bengal witnessed crude bombs, lathicharge and claims of attacks on the BJP candidates on

Australia's leader vows to get back to work after shock win

Australia's leader vows to get back to work after shock win

SYDNEY (AP) :A jubilant Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison vowed Sunday to get straight back to work after a shock election victory by his conservative government that has left bewildered

84 Rohingyas rescued in Cox`s Bazar from traffickers

84 Rohingyas rescued in Cox`s Bazar from traffickers

Staff Reporter :At least 84 Rohingya refugees were rescued on Saturday from traffickers in Cox's Bazar as they were waiting to board a fishing trawler to go to Malaysia.Of them,

Farmers, millers threaten to stop paddy production

Staff Reporter :Farmers and millers on Saturday urged the government to take measures that they get fair price of paddy.They gave the call at a press conference at Dhaka Reporters'

 Australian PM thanks voters for relecting him

Australian PM thanks voters for relecting him

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has thanked voters for re-electing his centre-right Coalition in a shock result at the federal polls.He told supporters he had "always believed in miracles" as