Swarswati Puja celebrated

Saraswati Puja, one of the main festivals of Hindus, was celebrated in Bangladesh on Wednesday with traditional gaiety, religious festivity and spirit of pursuit of art and knowledge which Goddess S ...

Lawyers’ explanation sought for court vandalism

Bangladesh Bar Council yesterday issued a show-cause notice seeking explanations from nine lawyers over the incident of vandalising a Chittagong court on January 18. In the notice, the licensin ...

Three killed in ‘gunfight’ with police in two districts

At least three people were reportedly killed in ‘gunfight’ in Rangpur and Magura districts on Wednesday. According to reports of our Rangpur correspondent, two members of a gang of ...

Jews hand Muslims synagogue keys after a mosque burns down in Texas

Jewish people in a small Texas city handed Muslim worshippers the keys to their synagogue after the town's only mosque was destroyed in a fire. The Victoria Islamic Centre burned down on Saturday ...

Apple mulls legal action against Trump's travel ban

Apple is considering taking legal action against an executive order signed by US President Donald Trump that halted entry by persons from seven predominantly Muslim countries, the Wall Street Journal ...

Trump's Muslim ban: Green card holder dies after stops returning to US

A woman who lived in the US since 1995 has died a day after being turned away from the US as a result of Donald Trump’s executive order to ban people from seven predominantly Muslim countries, a ...

Iran stops issuing visas to Americans

Iran has stopped issuing visas to Americans, the country’s foreign minister said on Tuesday, in an anticipated response to President Donald Trump’s 90-day ban on Iranian citizens entering ...

UN denounces Trump's travel ban

Donald Trump's ban on travel to the US from some Muslim-majority countries has been denounced by the UN's rights chief as "mean-spirited" and illegal under international human rights ...

Anti-Muslim acts in Canada since Paris attacks

Gunmen killed at least six people and injured eight more when they opened fire in a mosque in Quebec City, Canada on Sunday night. There has been an apparent rise in anti-Muslim incidents in Canada fo ...

Who is affected by Trump's immigration order?

Ambiguity reigned Sunday as to the finer details of Donald Trump's temporary ban on incoming refugees and travelers from seven Muslim countries, with questions remaining about how exactly the meas ...

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