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  • 2 youths held over attempted murder of 2nd grader in Ashulia
  • 3 held over question ‘leak’ in city
  • Case filed over death threats to Joy
  • NBR seeks bank statements of Grammeenphone
  • NBR seeks bank statements…
    The National Board of Revenue (NBR) has asked all commercial banks…
  • Minor boy tortured to death…
    Just days after the brutal killing of a child named Samiul Alam Rajib…
  • Try guilty policemen under…
    National Human Rights Commission Chairman Mizanur Rahman has demanded…
  • Case filed over death threats…
    A case was filed with Paltan Police Station on Monday night over…
  • 3 held over question ‘leak’…
    Detectives on Tuesday claimed the arrest of three people from Dhaka’s…
Spot Light
People across the country suffered for the second consecutive day yesterday as auto-rickshaw drivers and owners continued demonstrations protesting…
Rebels driven from key Yemen airbase Pro-government forces in Yemen have retaken the country's largest airbase in…
India building collapse kills 11 A case was filed with Paltan Police Station on Monday night over issuing death threats…
Pakistan executes Shafqat Hussain Pakistan has executed Shafqat Hussain, convicted of killing a child in 2004, despite…
Delta bans transport of big game trophies The US airline Delta has banned the shipment of big game trophies on its flights…
Modi, Mamata to discuss Teesta on Aug 11-12 With the land boundary agreement (LBA) now complete, Prime Minister of India Narendra…
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Experts decry decision to ban auto-rickshaws
Dhaka Metro
Body of child found on DMCH premises The body of an unidentified minor boy was found stuffed in a bag at the Nursing Institute of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on Tuesday. Being informed,…
  • Janakantha's contempt hearing adjourned till Aug 9
  • 5 held with 12.5 kg gold in capital
  • Primary evidence validates salesgirl’s gang-rape
  • One held while making bombs in capital
  • Events
    At the end of a long day of bilateral meetings and news…
    Politics
    BNP chief, leaders want inclusive elections The BNP says that it is willing to give a formula for holding neutral general elections, if the government wants. Senior leaders of the party claim that…
    Maya seeks review of SC order Relief and Disaster Management Minister Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya filed a petition with the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court (SC) yesterday…
  • 79 BCL men resign resign from BAU unit BCL
  • Hearing on Zia graft cases adjourned till August 10
  • AL made a mistake: Latif Siddique
  • Aman lands in jail, Anwar gets bail
  • Bangladesh
    3 killed in Gaibandha road crash Three people, including a couple, killed as a bus ran over them in Gabindaganj upazila early Tuesday. The dead were identified as--Alim Miah, 40, Ismail…
    2 more held over shooting child in mother’s womb Law enforcers attested  two more people in connection with the shooting a child in mother’s womb of Magura during a Jubo League factional clash…
  • Auto-rickshaws still operate on some highways
  • HC bans unfit vehicles on roads, highways
  • Man sentenced to death for killing father in Netrokona
  • 6 held for leaking diploma exam question
  • Sports
    Keep up consistency, Mushfiq tells boys Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim warned his side about the challenge of keeping up the consistency, stating that complacency could be distracting as…
    PSG lift French Champions Trophy AFP, MONTREAL: Paris Saint-Germain started the new season on Saturday just as they ended the old, lifting silverware in the shape of the French Champions…
  • Ban-SA Dhk Test ends in a draw; series tied
  • Third successive day lost to rain
  • Shakib urges bowlers to take responsibility
  • WWE wrestler “Rowdy” Roddy Piper dies at 61
  • Entertainment
    ‘Mission: Impossible–Rogue Nation’ dominates with $56 million
    Los Angeles: Tom Cruise’s ‘Mission: Impossible—Rogue Nation’ dominated the U.S. box office this weekend with an impressive $56…
    British singer, presenter Cilla Black dies London, United Kingdom: Cilla Black, the 1960s pop star championed by The Beatles who became one of Britain's best-loved television presenters, died…
  • Runa Laila invited to final episode of ‘Great Music Gurukul’ in India
  • US country singer Lynn Anderson dies
  • Poll
    Today's Question »
    Experts said the ban on 3-wheelers on highways without putting alternatives in place would seriously impact the country’s economy. Do you agree?
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    Yes 75.0%
    No 8.3%
    No Comment 16.7%
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    • Fishermen

      INDIA : Indian fishermen carry a boat into the sea on a sunny day in Mumbai on July 31, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • airplane

      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

    • children

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

    • jumps

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

    • elephant

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

    • Mercedes

      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

    • Robot-playing-football-match

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

    • Indonesian-man

      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

    • monsoon

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

    • choir-stalls

      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
    'Jurassic World' is now third-biggest movie in history
    The dinosaur blockbuster "Jurassic World" has now surpassed "Marvel's The Avengers" to become the third highest-grossing film in history. The movie is now behind only "Titanic" and "Avatar" after hitting $1.52 billion at the worldwide box office, reports Variety. In the US, the film, which stars Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard and is directed by Colin Tervorrow, has also become only the fourth film ever to cross the $600 million mark at the domestic box office. With just one territory left for release -- Japan -- "Jurassic World" is expected to stop at number three rather than topple the $2.18 billion earned by "Titanic" or the $2.79 billion grossed by "Avatar."  
    Life Style
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    Grieving over excess hair fall? Massaging your scalp for a few minutes daily and…
    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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