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  • PM visits Chawkbazar fire victims at DMCH
  • Unchecked gas cylinders turn into ticking bombs
  • Probe team zeroes in on chemicals
  • Bldg owner ‘unaware’ of chemical warehouse
  • Chawkbazar fire: 45 bodies handed over to relatives
  • Sudan declares year-long state of emergency
  • "Dangerous Situation Between India, Pakistan": Trump
At a Glance
  • ‘We stand by what the nation wants to do’: Virat Kohli
  • NASA, SpaceX OK 1st test flight of crew capsule next week
  • To the ends of the earth, with Bangladesh in her heart
  • Bangladesh 411-6 in warm-up match Day One
  • Trump's wall prototypes to come down along US-Mexico border
  • Chawkbazar Fire: United Nations stands in solidarity
  • 2 ‘members of hacking group’ held in Bagura
  • 6 ‘drug traders’ held in Ashulia
  • 5 decades of Bangabandhu title
  • Father, son killed in Chattogram road crash
  • American singer charged with sexual abuse
  • Chemical godowns couldn’t be removed for owners’ unwillingness: PM
  • "Dangerous Situation Between India, Pakistan": Trump
  • Twitter co-founder Williams steps down from company board
  • 50 die from tainted liquor in India's Assam state
  • Hetmyer and Cottrell lead West Indies to win over England
  • Flourishing school yet to get govt facilities
  • Navy’s 4-day sea exercise begins tomorrow
  • Barishal air least polluted among cities in country
  • Child health in jeopardy over random use of antibiotics
  • Sudan declares year-long state of emergency
  • Hurt Pakistan by beating them on field, Gavaskar urges India
  • Arsenal, Chelsea cruise into Europa quarters
  • No more odd jobs for Bangladeshi expats in US
  • Finland’s new gas-fuelled icebreaker
  • US businesses spend less on equipment in Dec
  • Rebels handed over autonomy
  • May warns dozens of Tories could rebel
  • Putul’s new song coming to YouTube next month
  • Final installment hits Star Cineplex and Blockbuster Cinemas
  • Families of missing people wait in anxiety
  • Netflix buys Chinese sci-fi hit ‘The Wandering Earth’
  • Fakhrul visits Chawkbazar fire victims at DMCH
  • Woman killed as tree falls on her in Dhaka
  • Achin Roy’s ‘Rekechho Bangali Kore’ set to be unveiled
  • Own goal saves MSC from another defeat
  • ‘12 Angry Men’ to be staged at Shilpakala tomorrow
  • Strong wind hampers Tigers to bowl at right place: Rahi
  • Vegetable still exorbitant at kitchen market in capital
  • Suu Kyi dodging violence courts investment for Rakhine
  • Unchecked gas cylinders turn into ticking bombs
  • Probe team zeroes in on chemicals
  • Bldg owner ‘unaware’ of chemical warehouse
  • 45 bodies handed over to relatives
  • PM orders immediate relocation: Quader
  • World News
    Trump's wall prototypes to come down along US-Mexico border The eight border-wall prototypes President Donald Trump inspected during a visit…
    50 die from tainted liquor in India's Assam state Indian police say at least 50 people have died and another 50 fallen sick after…
    Sudan declares year-long state of emergency Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir declared a nationwide state of emergency on Friday…
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    Metro
    2 ‘members of hacking group’ held in Bagura Cyber Crimes Unit of Police in separate drives arrested two suspected members of a website hacking group from Gopalganj and Chandpur districts. The arrestees…
    6 ‘drug traders’ held in Ashulia Detectives in a drive arrested six suspected drug traders from Aukpara Bastuhara Pallu in Ashulia on Friday night after a clash with them, reports UNB.…
  • Father, son killed in Chattogram road crash
  • Flourishing school yet to get govt facilities
  • Navy’s 4-day sea exercise begins tomorrow
  • Bangladesh
    PM orders immediate relocation: Quader Awami League (AL) general secretary Obaidul Quader yesterday said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has already instructed the authorities concerned, including the Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC), to relocate all chemical warehouses from old Dhaka in a bid to prevent future outbreaks. “As the Prime…
    Bldg owner ‘unaware’ of chemical warehouse The devastating fire that claimed at least 70 lives on Wednesday night had spread from a chemical warehouse, but the owner of Haji Wahed Mansion that houses the warehouse said he had no idea about the flammable substances. Md Shahin, owner of Haji Wahed Mansion, said: "We did not know about chemicals…
  • Unchecked gas cylinders turn into ticking bombs
  • Probe team zeroes in on chemicals
  • Politics
    Fakhrul visits Chawkbazar fire victims at DMCH BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir visited the victims of Chawkbazar tragedy at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on Friday, reports UNB. Fakhrul went to the hospital in the evening and talked to the doctors about the health condition of the victims. He also talked to the relatives…
    Public hearing arranged to show respect to Constitution: Kamal  Jatiya Oikyafront convener Dr Kamal Hossain on Friday said they are holding the public hearing on the 'irregularities in the 11th parliamentary election to show respect to the Constitution. "We're not judges, and we don't have any judicial authority or responsibility to hold any trial.…
  • Dec-30 polls: JOF’s public hearing begins in city
  • Hearing deferred in absence of Khaleda
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    • Germany : A stork eats a day-old chick in its aviary at an animal park in Springe near Hanover, northern Germany, on February 5, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Afghanistan : An Afghan boy collects and pours water in containers from a river on a cold winter day in Panjshir Province February 7, 2019. AFP PHOTO
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    Fire service personnel yesterday collect samples from the piles of lighter-fluid refill canisters and perfume bottles that exploded inside a building
during the devastating fire at Chawkbazar in Old Dhaka killing more than 70 people on Wednesday night. Inset, a large number of containers and
packets of flammable chemicals still lie stored in the basement of one of the burnt buildings, Haji Wahed Mansion. PHOTO: NAZMUL ISLAM Fire service personnel yesterday collect samples from the piles of lighter-fluid refill canisters…
    Medical and investigation officials collect DNA samples at Dhaka Medical College Hospital from the relatives of
the people who remain missing since the deadly fire that originated at Chawkbazar in Old Dhaka on Wednesday to
claim at least 70 lives. INDEPENDENT PHOTO Medical and investigation officials collect DNA samples at Dhaka Medical College Hospital…
    Braving risks of serious injuries, a woman carries a child on her lap and walks across a bridge that has caved for long and became unfit for use in
Nilganj upazila of Patuakhali. The photo was taken recently. FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO Braving risks of serious injuries, a woman carries a child on her lap and walks across a bridge…
    Visitors, especially young booklovers, throng a stall at the book fair on Shaheed Minar
premises at Maijdee Court in Noakhali on Tuesday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO Visitors, especially young booklovers, throng a stall at the book fair on Shaheed Minar premises…
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