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Climate ‘red line’ at G20 summit, says Macron France wants the G20 to issue a statement committing to strong action on climate…
A grim border drowning underlines peril facing many migrants The man and his 23-month-old daughter lay face down in shallow water along the bank…
Iran says talks with US impossible; US says it wants talks Iran's U.N. ambassador warned Monday that the situation in the Persian Gulf…
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Rape suspect killed in Chattogram ‘gunfight’ A young man accused of raping a seventh grader was killed in a so-called gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) at Amirabad of Sitakunda upazila on…
People found guilty to be punished: Minister Railways Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan on Tuesday said that if investigation into Kulaura accident finds anyone guilty of negligence, then strict action…
  • Narsingdi burn victim dies at DMCH
  • Kodla River at the mercy of land grabbers
  • Human chain demanding safety for on-duty doctors
  • Bangladesh
    One held over murder of Barguna man before wife Police arrested a youth from BKP area in the town on Thursday in connection with the killing of a man in front of his wife on Wednesday. Abir Mohmmad Hossain, officer-in-charge of Sadar Police Station, identified the arrestee as Chandan. He was arrested around 8am. Dulal Sharif, the father of victim…
    Eco-friendly learning centres built for Rohingya children Non-government organisations (NGOs) are building environment-friendly and colourful learning centres for Rohingya children at the 34 refugee camps in Cox’s Bazar. The Rohingya influx has led to the destruction of 6,000 acres of reserve forests. Many hills have been made barren in the area. The…
  • ICC forms pre-trial chamber on atrocities against Rohingyas
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  • Politics
    Khaleda to walk out of jail on bail soon: Moudud BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed on Wednesday expressed the hope that their imprisoned party chairperson Khaleda Zia will be freed soon on bail and lead a democratic movement in the country. "I'd earlier said she (Khaleda) would get bail by a week, and she was granted bail in two cases by the…
    Nasim lied about Dr Kamal: Gonoforum Gonoforum on Wednesday accused senior Awami League leader Mohammad Nasim of spreading lies in parliament about its president and Jatiya Oikyafront convener Dr Kamal Hossain with an ‘ulterior’ motive. In a statement, Gonoforum executive presidents Prof Abu Syeed and Subrata Chowdhury, and…
  • Agitated JCD men vandalise BNP head office
  • 20-party to stage progs seeking Khaleda’s release
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    • Germany : Morning sun sheds a golden light on a cyclist and his dog making their way through the ground mist on June 25, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • France : Shows seagulls splashing in the water of a fountain in northwestern French city of Le Havre on June 25, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Germany : Picture taken on May 30, 2008 shows two Eurofighter jets of the German Air Force taking off from the air base in Rostock-Laage, northeastern Germany. AFP PHOTO
    • Brazil : A dragonfly is seen near Pituacu stadium in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil on June 22, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Labourers are seen in a dockyard beside the Buriganga River in Dhaka on Sunday. Twenty-eight dockyards occupying 30.96 acres of the Buriganga foreshore have been in operation for the last 50 years without any authorisation or guidelines, polluting the river and encroaching into the riverbank, reducing its navigability. AFP PHOTO
    • Bangladesh ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan (R) celebrates with teammate Mushfiqur Rahim (C) after the dismissal of Afghanistan's Najibullah Zadran (L) during their World Cup group stage match at the Rose Bowl in Southampton, southern England, yesterday. AFP PHOTO
    • Nord, France : A bee forages a heuchera on June 21, 2019 in Godewaesvelde, north of France. AFP PHOTO
    • Germany : A ladybird rests on a daisy flower on June 13, 2019 in Munich, southern Germany. AFP PHOTO
    • Greece : June's full moon, known as the Strawberry Moon, rises above the Apollo Temple in ancient Corinth, on June 17, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Veneto : People take part in the annual Vogalonga rowing regatta on the Venice lagoon, on June 9, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    Two cylindrical learning centres, made up of bamboo for Rohingya children of 34 refugee camps, stand tall in Cox’s Bazar
on Tuesday. This colourful and environmentally-friendly structures decorating the skyline of Rohingya ghetto in Ukhiya is
designed to teach the children about the importance environment and lives of the host community. INDEPENDENT PHOTO Two cylindrical learning centres, made up of bamboo for Rohingya children of 34 refugee camps,…
    Three Chinese employees of Payra Power Plant bike to their workplaces as construction activity resumes on the site in
Patuakhali yesterday. The under-construction power plant was recently rocked by an unrest which led to the death of a
Chinese worker. FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO Three Chinese employees of Payra Power Plant bike to their workplaces as construction activity…
    Motorbikes lie parked just under the traffic sign reading ‘no parking’ on northern side of Baitul Mokarram National Mosque in the capital yesterday.
Absence of harsh punishment lures the traffic violators to invade the ever-shrinking space of walkers. PHOTO: NAZMUL ISLAM Motorbikes lie parked just under the traffic sign reading ‘no parking’ on northern side…
    Vehicles are stuck in long tailbacks as the metro rail construction work has narrowed down the road. The photo was
taken from the capital’s Baitul Mukarram area on Monday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO Vehicles are stuck in long tailbacks as the metro rail construction work has narrowed down…
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    Heatwave 'hell' claims first lives as temperatures soar above 40°C across Europe

    Heatwave 'hell' claims first lives as temperatures soar above 40°C across Europe

    The heatwave sweeping through Europe and likened to “hell” has claimed its first lives as temperatures surpassed 40 degrees Celsius on several parts of the continent. Three swimmers at beaches…
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