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Mirza Fakhrul: Letter forwarded by state...

Mirza Fakhrul: Letter forwarded by state...

Politics

Tue, Apr 24 2018

'An error-filled mysterious copy of a letter from the British Home Office has been published. How weak...

PM’s energy adviser: Gas price hike...

PM’s energy adviser: Gas price hike...

Power & Energy

Mon, Apr 23 2018

He says the price will be raised in phases.

Nude gunman kills four, hero grabs gun...

Nude gunman kills four, hero grabs gun...

North America

Sun, Apr 22 2018

A search is under way for suspect Travis Reinking, who police believe had been living in a nearby...

Air strikes pound insurgent enclave...

Air strikes pound insurgent enclave...

Middle East

Sun, Apr 22 2018

'Thousands of homes had been destroyed in Yarmouk in the last four days of fighting.'

Red Crescent distributes household essentials...

Red Crescent distributes household essentials...

Dhaka

Sun, Apr 22 2018

On March 11, a deadly fire broke out at Elias Ali Slum severely affecting around 8,000 families.

India approves death penalty for rape...

India approves death penalty for rape...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 21 2018

There were 40,000 rapes reported in 2016 and the victims were children in 40% of those cases.

DU VC: Driving students out of dorm...

DU VC: Driving students out of dorm...

Dhaka

Fri, Apr 20 2018

'The students were not driven out of the dormitory; rather, they were handed over to their guardians,'...

Indian opposition moves to impeach chief...

Indian opposition moves to impeach chief...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 20 2018

Chief Justice Dipak Misra came under a cloud in January when the four next highest-ranking judges in...

3 policemen shot during 'gunfight' with...

3 policemen shot during 'gunfight' with...

Crime

Fri, Apr 20 2018

Two suspects have been detained.

PM Hasina to have shutki, instead of...

PM Hasina to have shutki, instead of...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 12 2018

For the past two years, the prime minister has been urging the people to break tradition and avoid ilish...

High Court orders 222 teachers of private...

High Court orders 222 teachers of private...

Court

Thu, Apr 12 2018

A total of 222 teachers had previously filed five different writs regarding MPOs.

Policeman ridiculed on Facebook for...

Policeman ridiculed on Facebook for...

Around the Web

Fri, Apr 6 2018

According to the Road Transportation Act 2017, one shall be liable to three months imprisonment and a...

Foiled August 15 attack: Main financier...

Foiled August 15 attack: Main financier...

Crime

Thu, Apr 5 2018

Humayra, alias Nabila, was the in-charge of a sister wing of the New JMB, police say.

Farmers Bank loan scandal: ACC issues...

Farmers Bank loan scandal: ACC issues...

Corruption

Tue, Apr 3 2018

Farmers Bank made headlines in 2017 after investigations found massive irregularities in the bank’s loan...

Public celebrations on Pohela Boishakh...

Public celebrations on Pohela Boishakh...

Dhaka

Tue, Apr 3 2018

The home minister says no one will be allowed to wear masks at the Mongol Shobhajatra

Zuckerberg: Facebook used to incite...

Zuckerberg: Facebook used to incite...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 3 2018

Facebook is paying attention to its role as a platform for disseminating messages that could fuel conflict,...

Myanmar minister to visit Cox’s Bazar...

Myanmar minister to visit Cox’s Bazar...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Apr 2 2018

Since the latest influx began, no Myanmar minister till now visited the refugee camps in Cox’s Bazar,...

Parliamentary watchdog recommends scrapping...

Parliamentary watchdog recommends scrapping...

Education

Sun, Apr 1 2018

State Minister for Education Kazi Keramat Ali last month told the parliament that the government was...

Vatican rebukes journalist who quoted...

Vatican rebukes journalist who quoted...

Europe

Fri, Mar 30 2018

Eugenio Scalfari, an avowed atheist who has struck up an intellectual friendship with Francis, met the...

Israeli forces kill 16 Palestinians...

Israeli forces kill 16 Palestinians...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 30 2018

Palestinian UN envoy Riyad Mansour told the UN Security Council at least 17 Palestinian civilians were...

Farmers Bank loan scandal: TIB calls...

Farmers Bank loan scandal: TIB calls...

Corruption

Fri, Mar 30 2018

Established by former home minister MK Alamgir, Farmers Bank is now nearing bankruptcy due to massive...