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  • At least 16 dead as truck hits pilgrims in Mexico
  • India executes Mumbai bomb plotter Yakub Memon
  • Cyclone Komen may strike by afternoon
  • Bangladesh steady after Steyn's 400th
  • Cyclone Komen may strike…
    The Cyclonic Storm "Komen" over Northeast Bay and adjoining…
  • Bangladesh steady after Steyn's…
    Dale Steyn became the 13th bowler to take 400 Test wickets when Tamim…
  • India executes Mumbai bomb…
    India has executed Yakub Memon, the man convicted of financing the…
  • 710 tortoises seized in Benapole
    Benapole: Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) seized 710 tortoises …
  • Tap maritime resources: PM
    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday asked the Fisheries and Livestock…
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The results of Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations will be published on August 9. Education Minister Nurul Islam…
16 dead in Nepal landslides At least 16 people have been killed after torrential rain triggered landslides in…
At least 16 dead as truck hits pilgrims in Mexico Mexico City: A truck plowed into a crowd of pilgrims after apparently losing its…
Pakistan police kill leader of anti-Shiite militant group Lahore: Pakistani police killed the leader of the sectarian militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi,…
White House rejects petition for Snowden pardon Washington: The Obama administration has rejected a petition signed by almost 168,000…
23 missing in Laos military chopper crash Bangkok: More than 20 people are missing after a military helicopter in Laos came…
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Dhaka Metro
Facebook hacker held in capital  Detective Branch (DB) of police in an overnight raid arrested a facebook hacker with a personal computer and a mobile phone set from Merul Badda…
  • Causes of traffic jam to be identified through survey
  • Billboard lands on pedestrian in capital
  • DB police arrest '7 kidnappers' in capital
  • Youth mercilessly beaten by traffic policemen
  • Events
    At the end of a long day of bilateral meetings and news…
    Politics
    Inu resumes targeting Khaleda Zia Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Wednesday said that BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has suddenly stepped forward with the issue of election as a strategy…
    AL happy over SC verdict against SQ Chy Awami League on Wednesday expressed satisfaction over the verdict of the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court (SC) upholding the capital punishment…
  • JCD chief Rajib remanded
  • Bail, remand prayers in Rizvi’s arson case rejected
  • SC exempts Zafruallah from fine
  • BNP concerned over EC move
  • Bangladesh
    15 injured in Manikganj road crash Fifteen people were injured in collision between a bus and a covered van near Folsatia bridge on the Dhaka-Aricha highway in sadar upazila on Thursday…
    Man held with Euros, Ringgits at Shahjalal airport Customs Intelligence officials arrested a man alongwith 15,000 Euros and 2,700 Ringgits at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital early…
  • Will file plea for review of verdict: SQ Chy’s son
  • No chance of change in verdict on review: Minister
  • Take steps to tap maritime resources: PM
  • Mancha demands immediate execution of SQ Chy
  • Sports
    English FA backs Platini to become FIFA chief London: The English Football Association expressed their support to UEFA president Michel Platini in his bid to succeed Sepp Blatter as the head of FIFA,…
    Tigers keen to take Proteas’ challenge Bangladesh are keen to bring a decent end to a highly successful series against South Africa, building on the advantage they gained from the drawn first…
  • BD girl clinches gold medal at Special Olympics
  • Players face tough contest in the team
  • Tigers optimistic to fare well in Dhaka Test
  • Mexico defeats Jamaica in Gold Cup final
  • Entertainment
    Never imagined I would be around for so long: Juhi Chawla
    Bollywood actress Juhi Chawla, who has completed more than 25 years in the film industry, said that when she was at the beginning of her career, she never…
    Hrithik Roshan is all praise for Freida Hrithik Roshan says that he loved actor Freida Pinto's performance in Richard Raymond's biographical movie, Desert Dancer. The film tells a true…
  • Kamal Das Gupta to be remembered on his birthday today
  • After uproar, Salman apologises for controversial tweets
  • Poll
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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
    In a surprising and perhaps frightening new twist, a robot has demonstrated that…
    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%…
    Enigma coding machine auction boosted by bidding war
    One of the few remaining Enigma coding machines has been sold at auction for more…
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