Tuesday 21 August 2018 ,
Tuesday 21 August 2018 ,
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  • Road crashes claim 15 lives in Narsingdi, Feni
  • 52 Bangladeshis pilgrims have so far died in Saudi
  • Safe road movement: 9 more students freed from Keraniganj jail
  • Khalishpur Meghna oil depot catches fire, 3 killed
  • Truck-microbus collision kills 6 in Feni
  • Myanmar tactfully delaying Rohingya repatriation
  • Movement for safe roads: 25 students get bail
At a Glance
  • Actress Nawshaba gets bail
  • Eid-ul-Azha Wednesday
  • Verdict in Aug 21 grenade attack case by Sept, hopes Tofail
  • Arctic’s strongest sea ice breaks up for first time on record
  • 10 quota-reform leaders, activists freed from jail
  • Ronaldo, Modric and Salah up for UEFA Player of the Year
  • 5 killed in Gopalganj road crashes
  • Myanmar security forces torturing Rohingya returnees: HRW
  • Myanmar generals remain defiant year after Rohingya assault
  • BCB's High Performance Programme a far cry
  • Ronaldo arrives as Serie A returns in FIFA19 video game
  • Iran unveils first domestic fighter jet
  • Atletico held by Valencia in La Liga opener
  • Eid being celebrated in four districts
  • Rockets fired at Afghan presidential palace during Eid speech
  • Eid being celebrated in Satkhira
  • Mother, daughter found dead in Bogra
  • Eid home-goers face long tailbacks
  • Trump plan rolls back Obama's coal emissions standards
  • Salah sets up 2 goals, Liverpool beats Palace 2-0 in EPL
  • No doubt BNP, Khaleda, Tarique involved in Aug 21 grenade attack: PM
  • Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha as pilgrims conduct hajj rites
  • Tax anomalies at cattle markets go against Qurbani spirit: Experts
  • Trial in Aug 21 grenade attack cases at final stage
  • Uniform call rate draws mixed reactions
  • Edible oil imports rise gradually
  • First death anniversary of ‘Nayak Raj’ Razzak today
  • Abdullah Al Mamun’s 10th death anniv today
  • Cattle prices still beyond reach of common people
  • Eid-ul-Azha tomorrow
  • Road crashes claim 15 lives in Narsingdi, Feni
  • Cattle prices still beyond reach of common people
  • World News
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    Metro
    Road crashes claim 15 lives in Narsingdi, Feni Fifteen people were killed and 14 others injured in two road accidents in Narsingdi and Feni districts on Monday. In Narsingdi, nine people were killed…
    Safe road movement: 9 students freed from Keraniganj jail Nine more private university students, who were granted bail in cases filed over ‘vandalism and attacks’ on police during the recent student…
  • ‘Ringleader’ of int’l human trafficking racket held in city
  • Road blockade underway in Khagrachhari protesting gun attacks
  • 2 ’drug traders’ killed in Feni ‘gunfight’
  • Bangladesh
    Eid-ul-Azha Wednesday Eid-ul-Azha, the second biggest religious festival of Muslims, will be celebrated in the country on Wednesday. Well-off Muslims will sacrifice animals commemorating Hazrat Ibrahim's devotion to Allah as illustrated by his readiness to give up his beloved son Hazrat Ismail. All necessary preparations…
    Verdict in Aug 21 grenade attack case by Sept, hopes Tofail  Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Tuesday hoped that the verdict in the August 21 grenade attack case will be pronounced in September this year. The minister said this while addressing a rally organised by Awami League at Charsamayel union at Bhola sadar upazila at noon, UNB reports. He said, “There’s…
  • Eid being celebrated in Satkhira
  • Mother, daughter found dead in Bogra
  • Politics
    Holidaymakers suffering on highways for ‘mismanagement’: BNP BNP on Monday alleged that homebound eid holidaymakers are going through immense sufferings due to the ‘poor condition’ of highways and 'mismanagement'. “People heading home for celebrating Eid-ul-Azha are facing serious ordeal due to the sorry state of roads and highways,”…
    Bangabandhu’s killer Rashed Chowdhury to be brought back: Law Minister Law Minister Anisul Huq on Sunday said, Bangladesh is continuing its discussion with the United States to bring back one of the Bangabandhu's killers, Rashed Chowdhury, from that country and the US remains positive to support Bangladesh legally. "We have a very good relationship with the US.…
  • Govt challenges Khaleda’s HC bail in 2 cases
  • AL plotting to keep BNP away from election: Fakhrul
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    • Muslim pilgrims pray at Mount Arafat, also known as Jabal al-Rahma (Mount of Mercy), southeast of the Saudi holy city of Mecca, as the climax of the Hajj pilgrimage approaches yesterday. Arafat is the site where Prophet Mohammed (pbuh) delivered his last sermon about 14 centuries ago after leading his followers on the pilgrimage. AFP PHOTO
    • Aden : A picture taken on August 9, 2018 during a trip in Yemen organised by the UAE's National Media Council (NMC) shows migratory greater flamingoes feeding off the shore of the Arabian Sea in Yemen's second city of Aden. AFP PHOTO
    • Germany : A white stork flies over Loburg, eastern Germany on August 14, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • France : The French national air display team Patrouille de France flies over Nice, on August 14, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Santiago : Children play in a fountain at Araucano park in Santiago during a hot day amid winter, on August 15, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Brazil : Birds fly from a tree partially covered by water during sunset at Mamiraua Sustainable Development Reserve in Amazonas state, Brazil, on June 27, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Abidjan : A man stands next to a sheep at a market in Abidjan on August 17, 2018 ahead of muslim festival Eid al-Adha. AFP PHOTO
    • Somalia : A group of camels eat at the livestock market in Hargeisa, Somaliland, on August 18, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • France : Volunteers release flamingos chicks after ringing them at the salt marsh of Aigues Mortes, southern France, on August 8, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • France : This aerial view shows the shores of the bassin d'Arcachon (Arcachon Bay) with Arguin Sandbank (C) and Dune of Pilat (R) on August 4, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    Two launches leave Dhaka with holidaymakers, who are making the trip to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha, the second biggest religious festival of the Muslims,
with friends and family in their village homes. The photo was taken from Postogola bridge on the river Buriganga yesterday. FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO Two launches leave Dhaka with holidaymakers, who are making the trip to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha,…
    A man stands beside chunks of wooden blocks, which butchers use to chop meats, at Postogola in the capital yesterday. Such
wooden blocks remain in high demand as those are usually used on a large scale during Eid-ul-Azha. INDEPENDENT PHOTO A man stands beside chunks of wooden blocks, which butchers use to chop meats, at Postogola…
    This recent photo shows a shopkeeper selling spices at a market at Chowmuhani in Noakhali. Independent photo This recent photo shows a shopkeeper selling spices at a market at Chowmuhani in Noakhali.…
    Homebound passengers, braving life risk and travel ban on roof, board a train from the Airport Station in the capital yesterday to celebrate
Eid-ul Azha with their relatives back home. INDEPENDENT PHOTO Homebound passengers, braving life risk and travel ban on roof, board a train from the Airport…
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