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Couple found dead in Fakirapool A couple was found dead at a building in city’s Fakirapool area on Wednesday night. The deceased were identified as Shahid Ahmed, 27, and Marzina,…
Death toll jumps to 11 in Keraniganj factory fire The death toll from Keraniganj plastic factory fire climbed to eleven after another victim succumbed to his injures at Dhaka Medical College Hospital…
  • Meeting on Aparajita project held
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  • Khulna jute mill workers' hunger strike continues
  • Bangladesh
    Keraniganj fire death toll hits 13 The death toll in the fire at the Prime Patent Plastic Limited factory in Keraniganj rose to 13 after an injured died at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) yesterday. Around 5pm on Wednesday, a fire ravaged the plastic factory, killing one worker on the spot, while 31 were taken to DMCH with…
    No outdoor celebration of 31st night: Minister The government has imposed a restriction on any kind of outdoor celebration of the 31st night on the eve of New Year 2020 to maintain law and order. Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal said this on Thursday afternoon while talking to reporters after attending a meeting of the law and order committee…
  • RNPP housing graft: 13 govt officials held
  • Jute mills workers fall sick as hunger strike
  • Politics
    SC rejects Khaleda bail plea The Supreme Court’s (SC’s) Appellate Division yesterday dismissed an appeal filed by BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia against a High Court (HC) order that had turned down her bail petition in a corruption case. After concluding arguments of state and defence counsel, a six-member Appellate Division…
    Appellate Division rejects Khaleda Zia’s bail petition The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the bail petition of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in the Zia Charitable Trust corruption case. The six-member Appellate bench, led by Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, passed the order after hearing the petition. “The petition is…
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    • France : People look at an A380 on approach towards the airport of the French riviera city of Nice, on December 09, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • United States : Groves of Christmas trees, Balsam Fir, Fraser Fir, and some Concolors, stand in a snow covered field at the Beverly Tree Farm in Beverly, Massachusetts, on December 5, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • New Delhi : Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf (2R) and Queen Silvia (2L) visit the Jama Masjid mosque in the old quarters of New Delhi on December 2, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • DEUTSCHLAND : The sun rises near the small Bavarian village of Puchheim, southern Germany, with temperatures by minus three degrees on December 4, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Netherlands : Fishing boats search for two people on board the missing fishing boat from Urk, the UK165 Lummetje, which disappeared between Texel and Den Helder, in the Netherlands, on November 28, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Moscow : People enjoy the Christmas and New Year's lights as they stroll at the Red Square, with the Kremlin's Spasskaya Tower seen in the background in Moscow on December 1, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • West Bengal : People walk on a foggy morning at the Maidan park in Kolkata on November 29, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Nepal : Boats are seen moored near the shore of Phewa Lake at sunset in Pokhara on November 27, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Germany : The traditional Christmas Market opens in front of the Frauenkirche (Church of Our Lady) in Nuremberg, southern Germany, on November 29, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Taiwan : A woman walks in a flower field in Pingchang District in Taoyuan, northern Taiwan on November 26, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    Workers clean up the Martyred Intellectuals' Memorial at Mirpur in the capital yesterday ahead of Martyred Intellectuals' Day, on December 14. INDEPENDENT PHOTO Workers clean up the Martyred Intellectuals' Memorial at Mirpur in the capital yesterday ahead…
    The recent photo shows a farmer busy nursing bean plants at Ulipur village of Dinajpur Sadar upazila. Bean is being cultivated heavily in this area as
it fetches good profit at lower cost. STAR MAIL PHOTO The recent photo shows a farmer busy nursing bean plants at Ulipur village of Dinajpur Sadar…
    A teen lends a minor a hand in boarding a human hauler in the capital’s Nayabazar area yesterday when he himself needed schooling and time to go to playground.
According to traffic rules an under-18 teen shouldn’t engaged in such risky jobs but this teen has to be employed to make a living. FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO A teen lends a minor a hand in boarding a human hauler in the capital’s Nayabazar area yesterday…
    An excavator during an eviction drive of Roads and Highways Department (RHD) demolishes illegal makeshift shops on Dhaka-Chittagong Highway
at Shimrail intersection at Siddirganj in Narayanganj yesterday. FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO An excavator during an eviction drive of Roads and Highways Department (RHD) demolishes illegal…
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