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Spot Light
The results of Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations will be published on August 9. Education Minister Nurul Islam…
Kadhafi son, 8 aides sentenced to death A Libyan court sentenced slain dictator Moamer Kadhafi's son Seif al-Islam and…
Death toll from floods in Pakistan rises to 69 Authorities say the death toll from this month's flash floods in various parts…
SKorea declares 'de facto end' to Mers virus South Korea's Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn has declared a "de facto end"…
Afghanistan: Wedding shootout in Baghlan province 'kills 20 people' At the end of a long day of bilateral meetings and news conferences, President Obama…
President Obama dances with Kenyan pop stars Sauti Sol At the end of a long day of bilateral meetings and news conferences, President Obama…
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Dhaka Metro
 Causes of traffic jam to be identified through survey The government has started a joint survey to identify the major causes of traffic jam and find its remedies in the capital. "A joint survey by police…
  • Billboard lands on pedestrian in capital
  • DB police arrest '7 kidnappers' in capital
  • Youth mercilessly beaten by traffic policemen
  • Hawkers flout HC order, set up shops on footpaths
  • Events
    At the end of a long day of bilateral meetings and news…
    Politics
    Bail, remand prayers in Rizvi’s arson case rejected A court here on Tuesday rejected both the bail and the remand prayers for and against BNP joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi in two cases filed…
    BNP concerned over EC move The BNP yesterday expressed concern over the Election Commission’s decision to enlist new voters in the age group of 15-17 while updating the voter…
  • BNP demands EC’s resignation for move to enrol under-18
  • Submit probe report on Khaleda 13 Oct
  • BNP now wants neutral administration
  • SC upholds bail for BNP leader Toriqul Islam
  • Bangladesh
    Schoolgirl killed after rape in Natore, 1 held A schoolgirl was killed after rape allegedly in Naldanga upazila of Natore. The victim was a resident of the village and a class V student of Yarpur Primary…
    11 Jamaat men held in Jessore Police in a drive arrested eleven leaders and activists of Jamaat-e-Islami from a mosque in Narendrapur Post Office area in sadar upazila on Monday night…
  • War crimes accused Latif dies
  • Draft Petroleum Bill, 2015 gets cabinet nod
  • Housewife stabbed to death over family feud
  • Bangladeshi shot dead by BSF
  • Sports
    Players face tough contest in the team Bangladesh team has been changed a lot rather than the past. It is apparently visible since the 2012 year. Now the competition amongst the players is…
    Tigers optimistic to fare well in Dhaka Test Bangladesh team manager Khaled Mahmud Sujon is optimistic to fare well in the second Test match against South Africa if they could keep the ongoing momentum…
  • Mexico defeats Jamaica in Gold Cup final
  • Bangladesh on right track: Mushfiq
  • I am always number one: Usain Bolt
  • Ban-SA Ctg Test ends draw due to rain on day-5
  • Entertainment
    Kamal Das Gupta to be remembered on his birthday today
    Today is the 103rd birth anniversary of twentieth century Bengali music director, composer and folk artiste Kamal Das Gupta. He was such a rare personality…
    After uproar, Salman apologises for controversial tweets Mumbai: After tweets that triggered a volley of protests, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan on Sunday evening apologised for saying that the 1993 Mumbai…
  • Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina dead at 22
  • I am not yet engaged, there is time for marriage: Katrina Kaif
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    No Comment 6.7%
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      BRAZIL : An airplane lands under heavy fog at Sao Paulo's international airport "Governador Andre Franco Montoro", in Guarulhos, Sao Paulo State, Brazil, on July 28, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      AFGHANISTAN : Afghan children play ghursai, a traditional boy's game, on the outskirts of Kabul on July 28, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      GREECE : A youth jumps in the sea near a southern suburb of Athens on July 28, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      IVORY COAST : A visitor feeds a banana to an elephant at the zoo in Abidjan on July 24, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      ITALY : Children cool off in a fountain in Milan on July 24, 2015 as a major heatwave spreads throughout Europe with temperatures hitting nearly 40 degrees Celsius. AFP PHOTO

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      HUNGARY : Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton ompetes during the second practice session of the Hungarian Grand Prix Formula One race on July 24, 2015 at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod. AFP PHOTO

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      CHINA : Robots compete in a football match during the RoboCup 2015 in Hefei, east China's Anhui province on July 22, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      INDONESIA :An Indonesian man carrying firewood on a motorcycle passes a field in Banyuwangi located in eastern Java island as Mount Raung volcano emits steam and ash (background) on July 21, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      INDIA : An Indian woman sit under a tree at the roadside during the monsoon rains in New Delhi on July 20, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      FRANCE : This picture shows a detail of the choir stalls inside the Sainte-Marie Cathedral in Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges, outhwestern France. The former cathedral is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. AFP PHOTO

    Art & Culture
    Shakespeare's ‘Othello Tower’ to reopen after facelift
    Famagusta, Cyprus: The 14th-century Cypriot tower that is the fictional setting of Shakespeare's play ‘Othello’ reopens next month after undergoing renovation following decades of decay on the internationally isolated Turkish side of the ethnically divided island. The ‘Othello Tower’ was long a tourist magnet. But after Cyprus was partitioned by a 1974 Turkish invasion triggered by a brief Greek-inspired coup, hundreds of the island's heritage sites fell foul of what became a frozen conflict. Part of a fortress in the mediaeval city of Famagusta just within the Turkish side of Cyprus's ‘Green Line’ on the eastern coast, the tower has been undergoing emergency stabilisation for the past year to protect it from extensive water damage. According…
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    Technology
    Apple fake factory 'caught in China'
    A factory which had made up to 41,000 fake Apple iPhones has been caught in China…
    Self-Aware robot solves riddle
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    Apple posts record third-quarter as iPhone sales surge
    The technology giant sold 47.5 million iPhones in the quarter to 27 June, up 35%…
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    One of the few remaining Enigma coding machines has been sold at auction for more…
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