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  • Thai army officer surrenders…
    BANGKOK : A senior Thai army officer turned himself in Wednesday…
  • Interpol issues 'red notice'…
     Interpol has put six men with ties to FIFA on its most wanted…
  • 177 Bangladeshi students…
    British High Commissioner in Dhaka Robert W Gibson has awarded the…
  • Lightning strikes kill 5…
    Five people, including two children, were killed in separate incidents…
  • BCB announces 14-member Test…
    Bangladesh cricket Board (BCB) on Wednesday announced the 14 members’…
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Thai army officer surrenders in human trafficking probe BANGKOK : A senior Thai army officer turned himself in Wednesday to face charges…

Rohingya women migrants raped at Thai-Malaysia border camps: report Kuala Lumpur : Muslim Rohingya women who were held at human-trafficking camps in…
Nobel laureate Irwin Rose dies Deerfield, Mass. : Irwin Rose, a biochemist who shared the 2004 Nobel Prize in chemistry…
18 dead in China ship capsize Hopes are fading of any more survivors being found inside a cruise ship which capsized…
Hollywood actor Matt Dillon visits Rohingya camp  American actor Matt Dillon put a rare star-powered spotlight on Myanmar's…
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Sohel Rana, 41 others charge sheeted Criminal Investigation Department(CID) on Monday  pressed charges against 42 people including Rana Plaza owner Sohel Rana in two cases filed over…
  • Man gets death penalty for killing Barisal University girl
  • 2 'human traffickers' held in capital; 17 rescued
  • Convict Khilgaon OC lands in jail
  • SC upholds Falu’ bail
  • Events
    Bangladesh cricket Board (BCB) on Wednesday announced the…
    Politics
    Lightning strikes kill 5 in Pabna, Kushtia Five people, including two children, were killed in separate incidents of lightning strike in Pabna and Kushti districts on Tuesday. In Pabna, two children…
    Muhith to unveil budget for FY16 Thursday Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith will place the national budget for 2015-16 financial year (FY16) at the Jatiya Sangsad on Thursday at 3:00pm.…
  • Judge me by my actions, Modi to Muslim leaders
  • AL slams BNP for its past anti-India past
  • Cabinet okays drafts of three agreements with India
  • Minister raps secretaries for ‘laxity’ in projects
  • Bangladesh
    177 Bangladeshi  students get Duke of Edinburgh's Gold Award British High Commissioner in Dhaka Robert W Gibson has awarded the Duke of Edinburgh's Gold Award to 177 students of Bangladesh. This is the third…
    Ctg city Jamaat ameer held from jail gate The police on Wednesday detained Chittagong city unit Jamaat-e-Islami ameer ANM Shamsul Islam. He was arrested from the jail gate immediately after his…
  • BD reelected to 3 regional institutions of UNESCAP
  • Boat arrives Mongdu with 727 on board
  • Taslim Nasrin leaves for US after threats
  • 2 killed in Pabna road crash
  • Sports
    Interpol issues 'red notice' for 6 linked to FIFA probe  Interpol has put six men with ties to FIFA on its most wanted list, issuing an international alert for two former FIFA officials and four executives…
    BCB announces 14-member Test squad against India Bangladesh cricket Board (BCB) on Wednesday announced the 14 members’ squad for the upcoming one-off Test match against India. Fast bowler Rubel…
  • Ravi Shastri to continue as director for B'desh tour
  • Blatter resigns as FIFA president
  • Robin Soderling hopeful of 2016 comeback after 5 year absence
  • Fifa re-elects Sepp Blatter as president
  • Entertainment
    Vidya Balan gets honorary doctorate
    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Vidya Balan conferred with a Doctor of Arts Honoris Causa degree by an Ahmedabad-based institute Rai University to appreciate…
    Deepika Padukone delights Dhaka fans Bollywood megastar Deepika Padukone delighted her vast fan base in Bangladesh during a short visit to Dhaka to attend the event titled ‘A Mesmerising…
  • What makes Salman Khan so popular?
  • Shilpa Shetty takes Bollywood to London via radio
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    Art & Culture
    Michael Jackson's Neverland ranch up for sale
    Michael Jackson's Neverland ranch has gone up for sale with a price tag of $100m (£65m), reports the Wall Street Journal. The Santa Barbara development was once home to a zoo, an amusement park and its own fire station. Much of this has gone but there is still a floral clock and a railway. Jackson bought the house in 1987 for $19.5m but struggled to pay for it, until an investment company stepped in to help him save it from auction. The property is now called Sycamore Valley Ranch and has undergone extensive redevelopment since Jackson's death in 2009. The 2,800 acre (1,100 hectare) site, at 5225 Figueroa Mountain Road, is now being sold jointly by Sotheby's and Hilton & Hyland. The estate agents have warned off fans hoping to get a glimpse inside the piece of Jackson…
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    A man paralyzed by gunshot more than a decade ago can shake hands, drink beer and…
    Hewlett-Packard sells stake in Chinese unit for $2.3B
    Hewlett-Packard is selling a controlling stake in its China server and storage unit,…
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