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Tuesday 7 July 2015 ,
  • Official passports ‘for…
    A major racket involving officials of the Department of Immigration…
  • Khaleda wants party reform
    The BNP has decided to reform its associate and front organisations…
  • Cabinet approves policy to…
    The Cabinet yesterday approved the draft of the ‘National Information…
  • No move to bring back 22…
    Though seven months have passed, 22 Bangladeshi crew members are…
  • 2nd merit list for college…
    The second merit list of students for admission into Class-XI for…
Spot Light
Bangladesh Railway (BR) will begin advance ticket selling from Thursday (July 9) to ease travelling of the homebound passengers ahead of the…
Nigeria's twin blasts kill 44 At least 44 people were killed in twin bomb blasts in the central Nigerian city…
Unwed mother can be child's guardian: Indian SC Father's consent is not required in giving guardianship of a child to an unmarried…
Greek finance minister resigns Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis announced his resignation on Monday, a day…
Over 180 children suffer food poisoning in Pakistan Islamabad: Over 180 children at a home for orphans here took ill after consuming…
7 dead in dozens of Chicago shootings A convulsion of gun violence left seven people dead in 33 shooting incidents across…
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Clinton accuses China of 'stealing US secrets'
Dhaka Metro
Rampage near Titumir College in capital Some unidentified youths went on rampage near Titumir College in Mohakhali of the capital  and vandalised several vehicles on Monday afternoon. The…
  • BR starts selling ticket for Eid passengers from July 9
  • One held with 1.78 lakh Yaba tablets in Savar
  • 12 ‘militants’ put on 3-day remand
  • 6 fraud gang members held in capital
  • Events
    Carli Lloyd led from the front as the United States won…
    Arrest warrant for Rafiqul among 16 BNP men A Dhaka court has issued an arrest warrant against BNP leaders Rafiqul Islam Mia, Shimul Biswas and Maruf Kasmal among 16 party men in a case filed over…
    Khaleda to meet senior BNP leaders tonight BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia will with the senior party leaders tonight to discuss the country’s current political situation. The meeting will be…
  • Court to frame charge in Kibria murder case July 14
  • Govt may have instigated Gaffar Chy: BNP
  • SC order on Fakhrul's bail 8 July
  • Don't alienate important persons from people: President to PGR
  • Bangladesh
    Some Pahela Baishakh molesters arrested: Minister Some who sexually assaulted women during the Bangla New Year celebration at Dhaka University have been ‘nabbed’, says the State Minister for…
    Cabinet okays draft of ICT policy The Cabinet on Monday approved the draft of the 'National Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Policy 2015' seeking the ICT sector’s…
  • Plea seeking contempt proceedings against Zafarullah
  • Police seize 1200-kg explosives in Dhk, Ctg
  • Mufti Hannan, 5 others indicted in 2001 case
  • 87pc people happy with ‘power supply’
  • Sports
    US beat Japan in Women's World Cup final Carli Lloyd led from the front as the United States won the Women's World Cup for a third time with a crushing 5-2 victory over Japan on Sunday, the…
    Tigers relaxed ahead of 2nd T-20 Bangladesh will face the visiting South African side in the second T-20 international tomorrow. The home side did not come out to practice today. Opening…
  • Chile win Copa on penalties
  • Upbeat hosts look to set T20 record straight
  • Tickets on sale for 1st T20
  • Copa America: Peru clinch 3rd place as Paraguay downed
  • Entertainment
    Actors not responsible for product quality: Priyanka
    Actress Priyanka Chopra defended Bollywood actors brand endorsements in the light of the recent Maggi controversy and said that ensuring products are…
    Shooting of ‘Parle Theka’ resumes with new title ‘Mesidona’ The much anticipated movie ‘Parle Thekha’, directed by Samurai Maruf, starring National Film Award Winning actress Joya Ahsan, created somewhat…
  • Mahfuz Ahmed, Moutushi to appear together
  • Affleck, Garner announce divorce
  • Poll
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    Photo Gallery
    • Womens world cup final

      CANADA :USA players celebrate with teammates after their victory in the final football match between USA and Japan during their 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup at the BC Place Stadium in Vancouver on July 5, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • otter

      SPAIN : An otter eats frozen a fish on a hot summer day at Madrid's zoo on July 2, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • role play

      ITALY : Men role play a fight as they take part in "Celtica", the festival of Celtic culture and traditions taking place in the Bois-de-euterey in Val Veny on July 3, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • bumble bee

      RUSSIAN FEDERATION : A bumble bee draws nectar from the flowers of a Sorbaria sorbifolia bush in a garden outside Moscow on July 2, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • Smoke billows

      YEMEN : Smoke billows following an air-strike by the Saudi-led coalition on a weapons depot, currently controlled by Yemeni Shiite Huthi rebels, on July 5, 2015 in the capital Sanaa. AFP PHOTO

    • plane

      A fighter plane of Bangladesh Air Force crashed into the Bay of Bengal on Monday Morning was being rescued by Coast Guard. INDEPENDENT PHOTO

    • takes a picture

      CHINA : A hiker in Hong Kong takes a picture of the city from a walking trail. The southern Chinese territory is crisscrossed by more than 180 miles of designated hiking trails. AFP PHOTO

    • Amadorio reservoir

      SPAIN : Picture shows the Amadorio reservoir in Villajoyosa near Alicante where the water is far below usual levels due to drought, on June 25, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • Gulshan Lake

      Water in Gulshan Lake of the capital rises significantly due to incessant rains over the past few days leaving parts of Korail slum waterlogged. The photo was taken yesterday. Photo: Tarif Rahman

    • WTCC

      China's Ma Qing Hua (Citroen) competes in the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) in Le Castellet, southern France, on June 28, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    Art & Culture
    'Ted 2' lags behind 'Jurassic World,' 'Inside Out'
    A foul-mouthed Teddy bear is no match for a pack of dinosaurs. Seth MacFarlane's "Ted 2" opened far under expectations with $32.9 million, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday, ceding the top two spots to holdovers "Jurassic World" and "Inside Out." While $32.9 million is a solid opening for an R-rated comedy, bigger things were expected from "Ted 2," which cost a reported $68 million to produce. The Universal Pictures sequel was expected to earn somewhere in the $50 million range going into its debut weekend, thanks to the record-setting precedent of the first film, which earned $54.4 million in 2012. In addition to mediocre reviews, perhaps the initial intrigue around a raunchy stuffed animal has worn off a bit. "It's hard to maintain…
    Life Style
    New eye make-up trends this summer season
    As the sun sizzles, make eyes at the Sun Lord. While at it, you can try out new…
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    Monsoon tips for healthy skin
    Use soap-free cleansers and avoid bleach and facials during monsoon for healthy…
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    Robots on the march
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    Cuba's new wifi hotspots attract eager users
    Near the popular Hotel Habana Libre in Cuba's capital, a gaggle of young people…
    SpaceX rocket destroyed on way to space station, cargo lost
    An unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station broke…
    Leap second: Have you heard of it?
    Paris: Question: When is a minute not a minute? The answer: At 2359 Greenwich Mean…
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