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  • Govt seeks stay on Liton’s surrender order by Oct 18
  • Messi of Barcelona is the best player of last decade: Pele
  • 5 killed in Gazipur road crash
MH17 Ukraine disaster: Dutch to report on cause The Dutch Safety Board is to publish a final report on why Malaysian Airlines Flight…
Landslide kills 17 in Myanmar, says state media Yangon: A landslide triggered by torrential rains has killed at least 17 people…
Saudi will stay in charge of hajj: Saudi prince Abu Dhabi: Saudi Prince Turki al-Faisal on Sunday rejected the idea of sharing the…
Voting begins in Bihar state polls Voting has begun in crucial elections in India's northern Bihar state, which…
RAF helicopter crash: 5 Nato staff die in Afghanistan Five people, including two RAF personnel, have been killed in a helicopter crash…
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Local govt polls go partisan
Dhaka Metro
5, including 4 of same family, burnt in capital Five people, including four members of a family, were burnt when a gas cylinder exploded in the Ashkona area of the capital today. They have been admitted…
  • One held over Paribagh petrol bomb attack, Lead
  • 8 ‘human traffickers’ held in city
  • Police tighten security for foreign citizens
  • Group art exhibition begins in capital
  • Events
    A four-year-old boy in the Chinese city of Chongqing has…
    BNP opposes govt move BNP yesterday expressed surprise over the Cabinet’s approval to the proposed drafts of laws seeking to hold local government polls on party line…
    Khaleda is champion of terror:Hasan Mahmud The ruling Awami League publicity and publications affairs secretary Dr Hasan Mahmud on Monday alleged that BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia has become the…
  • We all waiting to say goodbye to AL: Ershad
  • Country passing through critical time: Fakhrul
  • Govt carrying out propaganda: BNP
  • Khaleda now ‘killing foreigners’: PM
  • Bangladesh
    Alison new UK High Commissioner to Bangladesh Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FOC) of the United Kingdom on Monday announced Alison Blake as the new High Commissioner to Bangladesh. “Alison…
    Local govt polls go partisan For the first time, local government elections are going to be fought on party symbols. It will begin with the municipal polls in December this year.…
  • Cabinet ratifies law for local govt polls on partisan basis
  • 41 biranganas get recognition as freedom fighters
  • ICT frame charges against 5 accused
  • RMG workers put barricade on Ashulia-Bipile Road
  • Sports
    Messi of Barcelona is the best player of last decade: Pele Brazilian football legend Pele has named Lionel Messi as the greatest footballer of the last decade, as he also paid tribute to Neymar and Cristiano Ronaldo. …
    Lionel Messi and family enjoy a lazy Sunday Weekends are usually a fairly hectic time in Lionel Messi's house, as the family patriarch stars for Barcelona. But with Leo recovering from a knee…
  • South Africa win batting thriller against India
  • FIFA suspends Blatter, Platini for 90 days
  • Cricketer Shahadat on 3-day remand
  • Fifa president Blatter facing 90-day suspension
  • Entertainment
    'Avatar' to get comic book treatment
    New York: Director James Cameron and his team are now planning to expand their "Avatar" franchise through the comic book format. At the New…
    Paul Walker's daughter 'sues Porsche' over fatal crash The daughter of the late Fast and Furious actor Paul Walker is to sue carmaker Porsche over the crash in which he died, US reports say. Walker was a passenger…
  • Priyanka Chopra to appear on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'
  • Janet Jackson converts to Islam
  • Poll
    Today's Question »
    BNP has alleged that the current regime is trying to keep the opposition out of politics by arranging local polls on partisan basis. Do you agree?
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    Yes 76.9%
    No 19.2%
    No Comment 3.8%
    Photo Gallery
    • Taj Mahal

      INDIA : This photograph taken on December 4, 2010, tourists visit the Taj Mahal in Agra. The iconic Taj Mahal will need nine years of mud packs to remove yellow stains from its white marble walls caused by air pollution, the Times of India reported on September 30, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • The Fabric of India

      UK : This photograph shows Karuppur shawl during a press preview of "The Fabric of India" exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London on September, 30, 2015. The exhibition that explores the world of Indian textiles and fashion opens to the public on October 3, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • Homebound people

      BANGLADESH : Residents of Dhaka scramble to reach the roof of an overcrowded train at a train station in Dhaka on September 25, 2015. Muslims across the world celebrate the annual festival of Eid al-Adha. AFP PHOTO

    • Migrants waiting on Rocks

      ITALY : Migrants wait on the rocks on the shoreline on September 30, 2015 at the French-Italian border in Ventimiglia. AFP PHOTO

    • Morning Dew

      GERMANY : Morning mist rises from the pastures of the river Elbe on September 30, 2015 in Dresden, eastern Germany. AFP PHOTO

    • Spider

      GERMANY : A spider's web is covered in morning dew drops on September 30, 2015 in Dresden, eastern Germany. AFP PHOTO

    • Syrian refugees

      Syrian refugees and migrants along a railway line as they try to cross from Serbia into Hungary near Horgos on September 1, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • Sunken Boat

      ITALY : A file photo taken on February 19, 2015 shows the Barcaccia (Sunken Boat) fountain after it was damaged by Feyenoord fans who clashed with police at Rome's Spanish Steps ahead of an Europa League football match AS Roma vs Feyenoord. AFP PHOTO

    • Festival

      JAPAN : Dancers wearing kimonos perform in the streets at the "Super Yosakoi 2015" dance festival in Tokyo on August 30, 2015. One hundred dance teams with some 5,500 people participated in the two-day summer festival event. AFP PHOTO

    • Volcano

      ECUADOR :Cotopaxi volcano in Sangolqui, Ecuador on August 25, 2015. The eruption process of the Cotopaxi volcano, which is in activity after 138 years, can last years, so Ecuador must prepare to live with it, said Tuesday Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa. AFP PHOTO

    Art & Culture
    Macbeth film costumes loaned to museums
    Costumes and props from the new big screen adaption of William Shakespeare's Macbeth have been loaned to museums in Moray. The film, which features scenes shot on Skye, stars Michael Fassbender in the lead role and Marion Cotillard as Lady Macbeth. The costumes include Macbeth's boots, Lady Macbeth's banquet dress and one of the three witches' garments. Moray has connections to the real and fictional Macbeths. Clothes-maker Johnstons of Elgin is displaying Lady Macbeth's Inverness banquet costume and Macbeth's tunic and wool blanket. Macbeth and Lady Macbeth's coronation costumes will later be added to the Johnstons display following a show in London.Lady Macduff's banquet dress and riding outfit together with accessories are on display at Elgin Museum. Macbeth's…
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    Crowdfunding site Patreon hacked data leaked
    About 15 gigabytes of data including names, addresses and donations have been published…
    LG V10 smartphone has two selfie cameras
    LG has revealed a phone that takes wide-angle selfies and an updated 4G smartwatch,…
    Medical devices vulnerable to hackers
    Thousands of critical medical systems, such as MRI machines, are available for hackers…
    PM Modi Breaks Down at Facebook Townhall While Talking About his Mother
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi broke down today while talking about his mother at…
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