Tuesday 23 October 2018 ,
Tuesday 23 October 2018 ,
Latest News
  • PM prefers unchanged cabinet ahead of election
  • Have no desire to contest polls or to get any state post: Dr Kamal
  • Rohingya repatriation efforts could start early 2019: Malaysian FM
  • Quader rejects Oikyafront’s demand
  • US to continue call on Myanmar for safe return of Rohingyas: Wells
At a Glance
  • Mainul Hosein sent to jail for remarks defaming journalist Masuda Bhatti
  • Salim Osman discharged from teacher humiliation case
  • Decision on election-time cabinet on Oct 26: Quader
  • Messi injury gives Barca, Dembele chance to prove their worth
  • Stowe School sends pupils to see Rohingya camps in Bangladesh
  • Motorcyclist killed in Hatirjheel road crash
  • 'Sanju' wins big at film festivals
  • 3 held with 40,800 Yaba pills in city
  • Australia hits five Myanmar generals with sanctions
  • Trump says US ready to bolster nuclear arsenal
  • Leaked video shows Khashoggi 'body double' after killing
  • Google Doodle celebrates poet Shamsur Rahman’s birthday
  • Halloween breaks US box office record
  • Ronaldo insists he is an 'example' amid rape allegations
  • China opens world's largest sea bridge
  • Microplastics found in human stools for the first time
  • Emirates appoints new area manager in Bangladesh
  • Every word said and written about Anu Malik is true: Alisha Chinai
  • Mars likely to have enough oxygen to support life: Study
  • Aubameyang, Ozil star as Arsenal make it perfect 10
  • Always 'special' to return to Utd: Ronaldo
  • Qatar Airways makes emergency landing at Shahjalal
  • Amit Hasan busy with five new films
  • Zahir Raihan’s ‘Somoyer Proyojone’ to be staged today
  • Folk music evening at BSA today
  • 5 Bangladeshi killed in Malaysia landslide
  • BTRC unhappy with call drop rates of telcos
  • Fix fees for medical tests in two months: HC
  • No desire for any public office, says Dr Kamal
  • Shamsur Rahman to be recalled on 90th birth anniversary
  • PM prefers no change in cabinet size before polls
  • World News
    Trump says US ready to bolster nuclear arsenal President Donald Trump said Monday the United States is ready to build up its nuclear…
    Leaked video shows Khashoggi 'body double' after killing Just hours after writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul,…
    5 Bangladeshi killed in Malaysia landslide At least five Bangladeshi workers among nine people were killed in a landslide in…
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    Shamsur Rahman to be recalled on 90th birth anniversary
    Metro
    Motorcyclist killed in Hatirjheel road crash A motorcyclist was killed in a road accident in the city’s Hatijheel area on Tuesday morning. The deceased was identified as Mohammad Redwanul Kabir,…
    3 held with 40,800 Yaba pills in city Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested three young men along with 40,800 Yaba tablets from Mohammadpur area in the city on Monday evening. The…
  • Qatar Airways makes emergency landing at Shahjalal
  • Airport Road Accident: Indictment hearing Oct 25
  • HC orders to fix diagnosis fees within two months
  • Bangladesh
    Stowe School sends pupils to see Rohingya camps in Bangladesh The elite Stowe School has taken a group of sixth-form students to visit Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh on a trip it hopes will make them more aware of their privilege.  “We wanted to take the children outside of their comfort zones,” says Jan de Gale, the teacher from Stowe behind…
    Google Doodle celebrates poet Shamsur Rahman’s birthday Search engine giant Google has created a new Doodle on its homepage celebrating the life of Bangladeshi poet, columnist and journalist Shamsur Rahman on the occasion of his 89th birth anniversary. Shamsur Rahman (23 October 1929 – 17 August 2006) who emerged in the latter half of the 20th century…
  • BTRC unhappy with call drop rates of telcos
  • Fix fees for medical tests in two months: HC
  • Politics
    No desire for any public office, says Dr Kamal Gonoforum president Dr Kamal Hossain yesterday made it clear that the formation of Jatiya Oikya Front is a collective effort to ensure a free and fair election and that he has no ambition of being a candidate in the election or seeking any public office. He said the Oikya Front is not a platform to…
    Tofail hopes all parties to participate in next election Reiterating that next national election would he held on time following the country’s constitution, Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed today expressed his optimism that all political parties would participate in the next election. “We don’t want to conduct election keeping any party aside,”…
  • 'Dr Kamal saviour of Bangabandhu’s killers'
  • Quader rejects Oikyafront’s demand
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    • Chinese police patrols on boat near the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (HKZM) in Zhuhai yesterday on the eve of its opening ceremony. The world's longest sea bridge, connecting Hong Kong, Macau and the Chinese mainland will open to traffic tomorrow. AFP PHOTO
    • United States: Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain driving the (44) Mercedes AMG Petronas leads Valtteri Bottas driving the (77) Mercedes AMG Petronas on track during the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on October 21, 2018. Photo: AFP
    • Mexico: Tourists enjoy the beach in Mazatlan, Sinaloa state, Mexico on October 21, 2018, where Hurricane Willa is expected to land next October 23. Photo: AFP
    • Kashmir: Pigeons fly next to closed stores during a one-day strike called by Kashmiri seperatists in Srinagar on October 22, 2018, a day after violence across Kashmir left at least 14 people dead. Photo: AFP
    • Florida: This handout photo shows costumed revelers, including an intricate dragon, cycle during the Zombie Bike Ride Sunday, October 21, 2018. The event, that attracted more than 6,500 participants, occurred on the first weekend of the island city's 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming. Photo: AFP
    • Germany : A squirrel stands between autumn leaves in Aukrug-Homfeld, northern Germany on October 11, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Madhyamanchal : Stork birds waits to catch a fish at the Babai river, some 500 km southwest of Kathmandu on October 5, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • New York : Butterflies are seen during a preview visit of the butterfly conservatory at the American Natural History Museum in New York on October 3, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • VIENNA : People enjoy Indian summer weather during the late afternoon in Stadtpark in Vienna, Austria on October 5, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Greece : Geese gather along the shores of the lake close to the town of Kastoria, northwestern Greece, on September 29, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    Rickshaws ply the Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Narayanganj’s Rupganj yesterday. In an utter disregard for court and
government orders, such slow moving vehicles and locally-made three-wheelers continue to operate on highways
across the country, causing frequent road accidents and multiple fatalities each day, thanks to the authorities’ failure to
deal with the issue diligently. PHOTO: NAZMUL ISLAM Rickshaws ply the Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Narayanganj’s Rupganj yesterday. In an utter disregard…
    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina poses for a photograph with newly elected mayor and councilors of Barishal City Corporation at an oath taking
ceremony at her office in the capital yesterday. FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina poses for a photograph with newly elected mayor and councilors…
    Law enforcers and workers of RMG factories stand face to face on a road in front of Adamjee Export Processing Zone (EPZ) at Sidhirganj of Narayanganaj yesterday.
Hundreds of workers took to the streets in front of the EPZ, demanding arrears. STORY ON PAGE 15 FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO Law enforcers and workers of RMG factories stand face to face on a road in front of Adamjee…
    Film actor turned road safety campaigner Ilias Kanchan stands in front of Foreign Ministry in the capital yesterday to
manage the traffic movement marking National Road Safety Day slated to be observed today. INDEPENDENT PHOTO Film actor turned road safety campaigner Ilias Kanchan stands in front of Foreign Ministry…
    Entertainment, Art & Culture
    'Sanju' wins big at film festivals
    After a stupendous run at the Indian box office, 'Sanju' further gained momentum as it began doing the rounds of various film festivals across the globe. The Rajkumar Hirani directorial was well-received at the New Horizons International Film Festival, Wroclaw,…
    Environment
    Mars likely to have enough oxygen to support life: Study

    Mars likely to have enough oxygen to support life: Study

    Salty water just below the surface of Mars could hold enough oxygen to support the kind of microbial life that emerged and flourished on Earth billions of years ago, researchers reported. In some locations,…
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    How climate change will affect your health
    A new report from the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warns of dire…
    Benefits of egg oil for hair
    One of the best natural hair treatments for hair is oiling Natural oils are known…
    UK fans flocked to TV to watch Princess Eugenie's wedding
    The royal wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank was a big hit in terms…
    Science & Tech
    Microplastics found in human stools for the first time
    Microplastics have been found in human stools for the first time, according…
    Europe, Japan send spacecraft on 7-year journey to Mercury
    European and Japanese space agencies said an Ariane 5 rocket successfully lifted…
    YouTube back up after access problems
    Google-owned YouTube says a widespread issue with some of its services has…
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