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  • Friday’s HSC exam now on June 12
  • Nazrul’s 117th birth anniv today
  • Polling underway in 9 municipalities
Syria blames Turkey, Qatar, Saudi Arabia for deadly bombings The Syrian government has accused Turkey, Qatar and Saudi Arabia of being behind…
17 girls killed in Thai school dormitory fire Seventeen girls died after a fire swept through the dormitory of a school for children…
Why is the Taj Mahal turning green? Its gleaming white marble walls have for years been yellowed by India’s air…
Obama meets Vietnam leader with lifting of arms ban on table U.S. President Barack Obama started his first visit to Vietnam on Monday looking…
‘Smoke on board’ EgyptAir plane before crash Smoke was detected inside an EgyptAir plane shortly before it plunged into the Mediterranean…
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Desco eyes joint venture pre-paid meter plant
Dhaka Metro
 38 ‘drug peddlers’ held in city Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 38 alleged drug peddlers special anti-narcotics drives in the capital in 24 hours till 6:00 am on Friday. Local…
  • Missing textile mill official found dead in city
  • PM to formally open metro rail work next month
  • Dhaka continues to reel under heat
  • Ex-air hostess found dead in capital house
  • Events
    Its gleaming white marble walls have for years been yellowed…
    10 injured in polls violence in Munshiganj At least 10 people were shot and injured in election violence in Munshiganj Wednesday in a 3-sided clash between supporters of Awami League candidate…
    Barapukuria graft: Copy of full verdict released High Court released today copy of full verdict accepting legality of Barapukuria Coal Mine graft case against the BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia. The HC…
  • Dwasa's water network dev mega project gets Ecnec nod
  • BNP smells another 1/11 episode
  • Hasina returns home from Bulgaria
  • Injustice to Khaleda won't be tolerated: BNP
  • Bangladesh
    2 die inhaling toxic gas in Netrokona Two workers were killed after inhaling toxic gas while cleaning a septic tank on Wednesday.  
    7 years on: Satkhira still bears Aila scars The residents of Satkhira still have to bear the brunt of the aftermath of Aila as the day, May 25, revisits for seventh time rekindling the horrifying…
  • Polling underway in 9 municipalities
  • Violence in UP polls continues unabated
  • Desco eyes joint venture pre-paid meter plant
  • No detention under section 54: SC
  • Sports
    Lack of educated players hurting Pakistan cricket: PCB chairman Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Shaharyar Khan said the lack of educated players in the national team was one of the reasons for its recent poor performance…
    Barca defend Copa del Rey title FC Barcelona defended the Copa del Rey title with 2-0 victory against Sevilla FC in the final at Vicente Calderón Stadium, Madrid on Monday. With…
  • Kalabagan still dream of sealing super-six berth
  • 50 wickets up for Mustafizur in T20 cricket
  • Went through lots of video analysis to be able to counter Mustafizur: Chris Morris
  • BCB emphasizes building strong spin-department
  • Entertainment
    Nazrul’s 117th birth anniv today
    The 117th birth anniversary of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam will be celebrated across the country today, reports UNB. Born on May 25, 1899 at village…
    Jaclyn Jose becomes 1st Filipino to win Cannes best actress Veteran actress Jaclyn Jose has become the first Filipino to win the best actress award at the Cannes Film Festival for her performance in "Ma'…
  • Karan Johar, Kirron Kher, Malaika Arora Khan support IOA’s decision to appoint Salman as goodwill ambassador of Rio Olympics!
  • Salman , Iulia to make relationship official at Preity Zinta’s wedding reception!
  • Poll
    Today's Question »
    Awami League leader Hasan Mahmud alleged that the BNP is hatching a conspiracy to create a 1/11 like situation out of frustration. Do you agree?
     No Comment
    Yes 32.3%
    No 64.6%
    No Comment 3.0%
    Photo Gallery
    • The construction of a u-loop in front of the BTV Bhaban in Rampura area of the capital nears completion. Once inaugurated, the loop under the Hatirjheel project is expected to ease congestion in Rampura, Banasree, Hatirjheel areas by diverting traffic without any stop at any signal points. PHOTO: AZIZUR RAHMAN SUMON
    • Andhra Pradesh, India : Indian visitors walk along the shoreline and swim at Rushikonda Beach in Visakhapatnam on May 14, 2016. AFP PHOTO
    • Two persons are busy making umbrellas at their factory at Imamganj in the old part of the capital yesterday as the demand for umbrellas is high during the rainy season. PHOTO: AZIZUR RAHMAN SUMON
    • India :Mustafizur Rahman(C)celebrated with teammates after taking the wicket of Mumbai Indians batsman Hardik Pandya during IPL Twenty20 cricket match between Mumbai Indians and Sunrisers Hyderabad on May 8, 2016. AFP PHOTO
    • Germany : A dandelion stands on a meadow near Ebersbach, southern Germany, on May 8, 2016. AFP PHOTO
    • Early variety litchis have already started to appear in the market. This photo shows a trader displaying litchis in a market at Kathaltola of Bogra yesterday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO
    • NO RESPITE FROM ILLEGAL PARKING: While one road (right) adjacent to the Survey of Bangladesh office in the capital’s Tejgaon area has been freed by the city corporation from illegal parking, another (left) remains clogged by covered vans and other vehicles. This picture was taken yesterday. PHOTO: NABIULLA NABI
    Art & Culture
    Mixed reviews for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
    The newspaper and magazine critics have given their verdicts on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and it's fair to say their responses are mixed. The film marks the first big-screen pairing of the Caped Crusader and the Man of Steel - played here by Ben Affleck and Britain's Henry Cavill, making their first and second appearances respectively as Batman/Bruce Wayne and Superman/Clark Kent. According to the Daily Mirror, "a muddled storyline makes it hard to root for either superhero". "Zack Snyder's movie is packed with stunning set pieces," continues critic David Edwards. "But no amount of Crash! Bang! or Wallop! can conceal a confused, ungainly storyline." According to Kate Muir in The Times, Affleck makes a "compelling" Dark Knight and…
    Life Style
    101-year-old Florida woman gets second chance at prom
    A 101-year-old Florida woman is getting a second chance at prom. Eleanor Bessin…
    Type-2 Diabetes: At-risk offered healthy lifestyle help
    People in England at risk of type-2 diabetes are to be offered healthy-lifestyle…
    Tips to protect your skin from pollution
    Pollution is the buzzword in skincare for 2016, thanks to new research into exactly…
    90-year-old Gujarati man looks for a better half
    After completing nine decades of his life, Ahmedabad-based retired banker Mansukhlal…
    India successfully tests small space shuttle
    India has successfully tested its first small space shuttle as part of its efforts…
    Bangabandhu Satellite to be in orbit by 2017
    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said the much awaited Bangabandhu Satellite-1,…
    MNP service launch awaits PMO nod
    The much-talked about Mobile Number Portability (MNP) service will be launched after…
    RealVU sets in operation
    BEXIMCO Communications Limited has launched the country’s first Direct-to-Home…
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