Thursday 15 November 2018 ,
Thursday 15 November 2018 ,
Latest News
  • BNP’s demand for polls deferment unrealistic: Quader
  • Keep aside 33 pc nominations for women: Leaders
  • BNP submits another list of 1,002 ‘fictitious cases’ to PMO
  • AL to interview its nomination seekers Wednesday
  • No way to defer election date further: CEC
  • Oikyafront to meet EC Wednesday seeking polls deferment
  • Technocrat ministers’ resignation to ‘take effect once PM accepts’
  • New election date aimed at keeping foreign observers at bay: BNP
  • Rohingya refugees flee camps to avoid return to Myanmar
At a Glance
  • Nabanna Utsab kicks off at DU campus
  • Farah Khan gifts newlyweds Ranveer, Deepika something very special
  • Messi is definitely returning to international football
  • ASEAN leaders vow to create world's largest free trade area in 2019
  • Army, BGB troops to be deployed ahead of polls: EC Secy
  • Take necessary protection for returning Rohingyas, Canada tells Myanmar
  • Facebook describes fake news as an 'existential threat'
  • Taylor's fifty steadies Zimbabwe
  • China aims to sell 6 billion cigarettes but tells people to quit smoking
  • Uber loss tops $1 bn as it seeks to diversify
  • 65 held in 3 cases filed over Nayapaltan violence
  • Afridi in hot waters again after controversial comments on Kashmir
  • Cricket Australia says country comes before IPL
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s film’s release postponed
  • Obese people enjoy less food, says study
  • Theatre to stage ‘Meraj Fokirer Ma’ today
  • HRW urges Bangladesh to halt Rohingya repatriation plan
  • 'Super-Earth' discovered orbiting Sun's nearest star
  • Doubts over Rohingya repatriation as official says none want to return
  • 'I love Leo': Maradona denies Messi criticism
  • Audi Q2, Q5 to be available in local market this month
  • Full-fledged one-stop services from Mar ’19: BEZA
  • Tk 5,511cr collected on 2nd day
  • EC to discuss Oikyafront’s demand for polls deferment: EC Secy
  • Dr Yunus visits Barcelona training camp, meets star players
  • Wait for clearance as all set for repatriation
  • 20 hurt, vehicles torched as BNP men, police clash
  • Govt implicating BNP leaders in false cases
  • Poll participation lies on EC behaviour: Oikyafront
  • Ensure equal opportunities for candidates
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    20 hurt, vehicles torched as BNP men, police clash
    Metro
    Nabanna Utsab kicks off at DU campus The two-day long “Jatiya Nabanna Utsab” kicked off on Thursday at Bakultala of the Fine Arts Faculty of Dhaka University (DU) as part of the…
    20 hurt, vehicles torched as BNP men, police clash BNP activists clashed with the police in front of the party's central office at Nayapaltan yesterday, heating up the country’s political situation…
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  • ‘Drug trader’ killed in Mymensingh ‘gunfight’
  • Eden College girl Mita killing: HC acquits all 8 convicts
  • Bangladesh
    Poll participation lies on EC behaviour: Oikyafront Jatiya Oikyafront’s participation in the forthcoming polls will depend on the behaviour of the poll-time government and the Election Commission (EC), alliance spokesperson and BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said yesterday. Fakhrul also said the clash between the police and BNP…
    Wait for clearance as all set for repatriation Although the much-talked-about Rohingya repatriation is scheduled to start today, field-level officials in Cox’s Bazar camps did not get any clearance from the higher authorities of the Bangladesh government until yesterday night to send the first batch to their homes in Rakhine state of Myanmar.…
  • EC to discuss Oikyafront’s demand for polls deferment: EC Secy
  • Bangladesh Army arrives in Rohingya camps as repatriations loom
  • Politics
    Govt implicating BNP leaders in false cases BNP leaders are being implicated in cases so that they cannot participate in the upcoming general election, BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia told the court during a hearing in the Niko graft case yesterday. Khaleda was brought to the court premises in a wheelchair during the hearing at the old central jail.…
    BNP activists attack police without any provocation: Quader  Awami League (AL) General Secretary Obaidul Quader today alleged that BNP leaders and activists today carried out an attack on police in front of the BNP central office in the city’s Naya Paltan area without any provocation. “Carrying out the attack on police in front of its (BNP)…
  • Level-playing field can’t be ensured keeping me in jail: Khaleda
  • Juktofront to join polls under AL-led grand alliance
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    Despite prior steps against unauthorised parking of trucks beneath the Babu Bazar bridge in the capital, the unmindful
practice continues with authorities failing to act sternly. The photo was taken yesterday. PHOTO: NABIULLA NABI Despite prior steps against unauthorised parking of trucks beneath the Babu Bazar bridge in…
    A huge gathering of aspirants and their supporters assemble in front of the BNP headquarters at Nayapaltan in the
capital on the second day of the party’s sale of nomination papers. The crowd resulted in a sluggish movement of
traffic on roads in adjoining areas, forcing commuters to suffer for hours. INDEPENDENT PHOTO A huge gathering of aspirants and their supporters assemble in front of the BNP headquarters…
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    Farah Khan gifts newlyweds Ranveer, Deepika something very special
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