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  • Taliban leader Mullah Omar 'is dead'
  • SC issues contempt rule against Janakantha editor, executive editor
  • Ban face SA in 2nd Test at 9.30am Thursday
  • 91pc of ADP implemented in 2014-15 FY
  • 3 rescued, 7 missing as 2 fishing trawlers sink in Bay in Patuakhali
  • Jamaat's Rajshahi district Amir Mainul Hossain held
  • Land minister vows to uproot corruption
  • SC upholds Salahuddin’s death penalty
  • SC upholds Salahuddin’s…
    The supreme court has upheld the death penalty of BNP leader Salauddin…
  • Taliban leader Mullah Omar…
    The leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Mohammed Omar, has died,…
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    Law minister Anisul Haque thinks that the death sentence against…
  • Take steps to tap maritime…
    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday asked the Fisheries and…
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    The Supreme Court has issued a rule against journalist Swadesh Roy…
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The results of Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations will be published on August 9. Education Minister Nurul Islam…
Pakistan police kill leader of anti-Shiite militant group Lahore: Pakistani police killed the leader of the sectarian militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi,…
White House rejects petition for Snowden pardon Washington: The Obama administration has rejected a petition signed by almost 168,000…
23 missing in Laos military chopper crash Bangkok: More than 20 people are missing after a military helicopter in Laos came…
Egypt furniture factory fire kills 25 At least 25 people have died in a fire at a furniture factory north of the Egyptian…
Kadhafi son, 8 aides sentenced to death A Libyan court sentenced slain dictator Moamer Kadhafi's son Seif al-Islam and…
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Dhaka Metro
 Causes of traffic jam to be identified through survey The government has started a joint survey to identify the major causes of traffic jam and find its remedies in the capital. "A joint survey by police…
  • Billboard lands on pedestrian in capital
  • DB police arrest '7 kidnappers' in capital
  • Youth mercilessly beaten by traffic policemen
  • Hawkers flout HC order, set up shops on footpaths
  • Events
    At the end of a long day of bilateral meetings and news…
    Politics
    JCD chief Rajib remanded A Dhaka court on Wednesday placed Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal President Rajib Ahsan on an eight-day remand filed with Paltan, Motijheel and Shahabag Police…
    Bail, remand prayers in Rizvi’s arson case rejected A court here on Tuesday rejected both the bail and the remand prayers for and against BNP joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi in two cases filed…
  • SC exempts Zafruallah from fine
  • BNP concerned over EC move
  • BNP demands EC’s resignation for move to enrol under-18
  • Submit probe report on Khaleda 13 Oct
  • Bangladesh
    Mancha demands immediate execution of SQ Chy Gonojagoron Mancha on Wednesday demanded immediate execution of the Supreme Court verdict that upheld the death penalty to war criminal Salauddin Quader…
    Now, ‘substandard’ wheat from France, Romania After the confirmation that the wheat imported from Brazil was of low standard, the Directorate General of Food has again found itself in deep waters…
  • Dhaka doesn’t comply with standards: US
  • Schoolgirl killed after rape in Natore, 1 held
  • 11 Jamaat men held in Jessore
  • War crimes accused Latif dies
  • Sports
    BD girl clinches gold medal at Special Olympics Bangladeshi swimmer Parul Akter on Tuesday clinched the gold medal in the women’s 100-metre freestyle in the ongoing Special Olympics Summer World…
    Players face tough contest in the team Bangladesh team has been changed a lot rather than the past. It is apparently visible since the 2012 year. Now the competition amongst the players is…
  • Tigers optimistic to fare well in Dhaka Test
  • Mexico defeats Jamaica in Gold Cup final
  • Bangladesh on right track: Mushfiq
  • I am always number one: Usain Bolt
  • Entertainment
    Never imagined I would be around for so long: Juhi Chawla
    Bollywood actress Juhi Chawla, who has completed more than 25 years in the film industry, said that when she was at the beginning of her career, she never…
    Hrithik Roshan is all praise for Freida Hrithik Roshan says that he loved actor Freida Pinto's performance in Richard Raymond's biographical movie, Desert Dancer. The film tells a true…
  • Kamal Das Gupta to be remembered on his birthday today
  • After uproar, Salman apologises for controversial tweets
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      BRAZIL : An airplane lands under heavy fog at Sao Paulo's international airport "Governador Andre Franco Montoro", in Guarulhos, Sao Paulo State, Brazil, on July 28, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      AFGHANISTAN : Afghan children play ghursai, a traditional boy's game, on the outskirts of Kabul on July 28, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      GREECE : A youth jumps in the sea near a southern suburb of Athens on July 28, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      IVORY COAST : A visitor feeds a banana to an elephant at the zoo in Abidjan on July 24, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      ITALY : Children cool off in a fountain in Milan on July 24, 2015 as a major heatwave spreads throughout Europe with temperatures hitting nearly 40 degrees Celsius. AFP PHOTO

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      HUNGARY : Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton ompetes during the second practice session of the Hungarian Grand Prix Formula One race on July 24, 2015 at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod. AFP PHOTO

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      CHINA : Robots compete in a football match during the RoboCup 2015 in Hefei, east China's Anhui province on July 22, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      INDONESIA :An Indonesian man carrying firewood on a motorcycle passes a field in Banyuwangi located in eastern Java island as Mount Raung volcano emits steam and ash (background) on July 21, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      INDIA : An Indian woman sit under a tree at the roadside during the monsoon rains in New Delhi on July 20, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      FRANCE : This picture shows a detail of the choir stalls inside the Sainte-Marie Cathedral in Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges, outhwestern France. The former cathedral is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. AFP PHOTO

    Art & Culture
    Shakespeare's ‘Othello Tower’ to reopen after facelift
    Famagusta, Cyprus: The 14th-century Cypriot tower that is the fictional setting of Shakespeare's play ‘Othello’ reopens next month after undergoing renovation following decades of decay on the internationally isolated Turkish side of the ethnically divided island. The ‘Othello Tower’ was long a tourist magnet. But after Cyprus was partitioned by a 1974 Turkish invasion triggered by a brief Greek-inspired coup, hundreds of the island's heritage sites fell foul of what became a frozen conflict. Part of a fortress in the mediaeval city of Famagusta just within the Turkish side of Cyprus's ‘Green Line’ on the eastern coast, the tower has been undergoing emergency stabilisation for the past year to protect it from extensive water damage. According…
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    Technology
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    A factory which had made up to 41,000 fake Apple iPhones has been caught in China…
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