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  • BD nationals’ death toll in Libya boat capsize climbs to 24
  • Bangladeshi trafficking victim rescued in India, 2 held
  • Ruling leaders shouldn’t oppose govt’s decisions: Quader
  • I can make history with Barcelona Neymar: Neymar
  • Witness identifies one of the blogger Niloy killers
  • BNP denounces govt for power, gas price hike
  • Al-Jazeera trial: Egypt gives journalists 3-year sentence
  • Turkish suspect arrested in Bangkok with bomb making materials
  • Bangladesh booters in Malaysia to play int'l friendly match Saturday
  • MERS virus kills 19 in last one week in Saudi Arabia
  • BD nationals’ death toll…
     The death of Bangladeshis in Libya boat capsize raised to 24,…
  • Witness identifies one of…
    A witness has identified one of the four suspects detained in connection…
  • Ruling leaders shouldn’t…
    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Saturday urged…
  • BNP denounces govt for power,…
    BNP has deprecated the recent price hike on power and gas and urged…
  • Bangladeshi trafficking victim…
    Indian police claimed to have rescued a Bangladeshi  girl from…
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Three al-Jazeera journalists convicted in Egypt of "spreading false news" have been sentenced to three years in prison at their retrial…
Turkish suspect arrested in Bangkok with bomb making materials Police arrested a Turkish man at a rented room in Bangkok's Nong Chok district…
Al-Jazeera trial: Egypt gives journalists 3-year sentence Three al-Jazeera journalists convicted in Egypt of "spreading false news"…
Extremists kill 28 in Nigeria village attacks Boko Haram extremists killed 28 people during attacks on remote villages in northeast…
Tropical Storm Erika kills at least 20 in Dominica A tropical storm heading across the Caribbean has killed at least 20 people on the…
US TV shooting survivor recounts story before gunfire The woman who survived the on-air shooting that killed two TV journalists says she…
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Eight Bangladeshis among 82 dead
Dhaka Metro
5 organ trading racketeers held in capital Police have arrested five members of international human organ trafficking syndicate from Gabtali and Bangla Academy areas in the capital. The detainees…
  • 2 bomb-like objects found at DMCH
  • Keraniganj burn victim dies
  • DB uncover criminal manpower syndicate in Mirpur DOHS; 4 arrested, 46 rescued
  • Dhaka court moved over BCL leader Arzu ‘shootout’
  • Events
    A 10-year-old boy has caught a 220kg tuna off the coast…
    Politics
    Let’s work together for democracy as before BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has called upon her arch rival Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to work together for a sustainable democratic system in the country…
    Shawkat Mahmud put on one day’s fresh remand A court here on Thursday placed BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia’s adviser and journalists’ union leader Shawkat Mahmud on a one-day fresh remand…
  • Khandaker Mosharraf’s bail stayed
  • Kazi Zafar Ahmed passes away
  • Conspirators plan every day to attack PM: Ashraf
  • 'Govt trying to foil reorganisation of BNP'
  • Bangladesh
    Micro-bus plunge kills 3 of a family Three members of a family have been killed as a micro-bus carrying them fell into a roadside ditch in Jamalur. Three others also injured in the accident.…
    2 ‘Arakan Army members’ held  Two Myanmar nationals were arrested for their involved link to Myanmar insurgent group ‘Arakan Army’ from Kainda in Rajasthali, Rangamati…
  • Tk 16cr project to restore navigability
  • People continue to suffer
  • Eight Bangladeshis among 82 dead
  • 2 ‘Ansarullah men’ put on 5-day remand over blogger Niloy murder
  • Sports
     I can make history with Barcelona Neymar: Neymar Barcelona ace Neymar has said he wants to make history with his side as they look to build on last season's European and domestic treble. The Catalan…
    Cricket helps reducing discrimination: Bernicat U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat yesterday said that sports especially cricket will help end the misconception of the community…
  • Usain Bolt beats Justin Gatlin for the world 200m title
  • BCB shifts focus away from Tests again
  • Mushfiq joins elite players’ conditioning camp
  • Man Utd and Lazio aim for Champions League group stage
  • Entertainment
    Today's generation feels western is cool: Dia Mirza
    Mumbai: Bollywood actress and former beauty queen Dia Mirza, who looks as charming in traditional wear as in western outfits, is concerned about how a…
    Justin Bieber to perform at MTV Video Music Awards Justin Bieber will be back on stage at the MTV Video Music Awards. MTV announced Wednesday that the 21-year-old singer will be performing the song "What…
  • Fitness a religion for Malaika Arora
  • Fans urge Big B not to promote Mulayam biopic
  • Poll
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      FRANCE :A picture taken on April 15, 2015 shows a detail of a volcanic rock sculpture by Thierry Courtadon, in Volvic on April 15, 2015. Starting September 1, 2015, the Auvergne sculptor's work will be displayed in the Palais-Royal gardens in Paris. AFP PHOTO

    • Lightning illuminates

      HAITI : Lightning illuminates the clouds and the city in the night as tropical storm Erika moves over Port-au-Prince on August 29, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • French Mediterranean island

      FRANCE : A picture taken on August 18, 2015 shows the city of Corte on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica. AFP PHOTO

    • Malaysian fishing boat

      INDONESIA : A Malaysian fishing boat seized by Indonesian authorities for illegal fishing is detonated and sunk by Indonesian Navy personnel at sea off Belawan located in eastern Sumatra island on August 18, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • An Indian Parsi girl

      INDIA : An Indian Parsi girl prays near relief figures of knights at a fire temple on the Parsi New Year 'Navroze' in Mumbai on August 18, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • Star Wars

      JAPAN : Star Wars droids C-3PO (L) and R2-D2 pose with a scale model of Japan's airline All Nippon Airways (ANA) Boeing 777-300ER aircraft in the livery of new Star Wars droid BB-8 at a news conference in Tokyo on August 18, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • Golfer

      US : Jason Day of Australia hits his tee shot on the 18th hole during the continuation of the weather-delayed second round of the 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits on August 15, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • China Explosion

      CHINA :Smoke rises at the site of an explosion in Tianjin on August 14, 2015. Chinese authorities struggled to extinguish fires and identify dangerous chemicals at a devastated industrial site, two days after giant explosions killed dozens. AFP PHOTO

    • Tiger

      GERMANY : Snow leopard mother Siri stands next to her male cub Barid on August 13, 2015 at the zoo in Cologne, western Germany. Barid, whose name means "cloud" in Tibetan language, was born at the zoo on May 8, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • Bangladeshi indegenious woman

      BANGLADESH : A Bangladeshi indegenious woman participates in a gathering in Dhaka on August 9, 2015, held to celebrate United Nations' (UN) International Day of the World's Indigenous People. AFP PHOTO

    Art & Culture
    How a royal love changed culture
    When Queen Victoria inherited the British throne just a few weeks after her 18th birthday, there was immediate speculation about who she would marry. Few had foreseen that this little-known princess would become their monarch. But when the country found itself with a young queen after so many dissolute Hanoverian kings, it seemed that exciting new era was dawning. Queen Victoria’s mother and the government had expected her to marry her cousin Prince Ernst, eldest son of the Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha. So when Victoria fell in love with Ernst’s younger brother, Albert, the public was enthralled. The media made much of the fact that the queen’s fiancé was of her own choosing and that she, being of a higher rank, had proposed. The British were so used to royal marriages…
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    The data scrambling systems used by millions of web servers could be much weaker…
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    US authorities have charged nine members of an alleged international hacking and…
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