Tuesday 21 August 2018 ,
Tuesday 21 August 2018 ,
Latest News
  • 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
World News
Pilgrims scale Mount Arafat for peak of Hajj Muslim pilgrims ascended Mount Arafat in Saudi Arabia yesterday for the climax of…
Sidhu under fire from BJP for hugging Pakistan army chief The BJP on Saturday attacked Punjab Minister and Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu…
10 killed as multiple quakes rock Indonesia's Lombok island A series of powerful earthquakes have rocked the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok,…
Reader's Favourite
Pilgrims scale Mount Arafat for peak of Hajj
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
    Cattle prices still beyond reach of common people Sacrificial animal markets in the capital are gradually buzzing with activity, as cattle traders have lowered the prices a little bit. But the prices still remain beyond the reach of ordinary people. Meanwhile, the traders, who brought large-sized sacrificial animals to different city markets, are in…
    Eid-ul-Azha tomorrow The holy Eid-ul-Azha, the second biggest religious festival of the Muslims, will be celebrated across the country tomorrow with due solemnity and religious fervor, reports BSS. The Eid-ul-Azha is celebrated on the 10th of Zilhajj month of the Hizri calendar as Hazrat Ibrahim (AS), on this day, some…
  • Cattle prices still beyond reach of common people
  • Road crashes claim 15 lives in Narsingdi, Feni
  • 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
  • Sports
    Lowest Bernabeu crowd for Madrid in 10 years Los Blancos had their worst home crowd since before the CR7 era, but got the result they wanted on the pitch with Gareth Bale finding the net…
  • Three hat-tricks in Gladbach's 11-1 German Cup romp
  • United slump to dismal defeat at Brighton
  • Today's Print Edition
    In Focus
    Poll
    Today's Question »
    TIB has expressed concerns over a new act that restricts ACC powers in arresting govt officials. Do you support the anti-graft watchdog?
     Yes
     No
     No Comment
    Yes 97.2%
    No 2.1%
    No Comment 0.7%
    Opinions
    Profiteers jacking up rice prices

    Professor Sarwar Md. Saifullah Khaled

    Profiteers jacking up rice prices
    Impacts of climate change

    Mohammed Abul Kalam, PhD

    Impacts of climate change
    Video
    Photo Gallery
    • 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
    • France : Lightning flashes illuminate the sky over the French riviera city of Nice, southeastern France, on July 22, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    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…
    A large number of sacrificial animals are brought to the Colony Bazar cattle market adjacent to the Registration Complex at Tejgaon in the capital
yesterday, three days before Eid-ul-Azha. The supply is expected to increase further as ferry services on the Shimulia-Kewrakandi route resumed
yesterday ending a weeklong congestion. INDEPENDENT PHOTO A large number of sacrificial animals are brought to the Colony Bazar cattle market adjacent…
    Entertainment, Art & Culture
    Environment
    Sea turns red with blood after whale hunt in Faroe Islands

    Sea turns red with blood after whale hunt in Faroe Islands

    Images of a whale hunt in the Faroe Islands 200 miles north of Scotland have sparked renewed anger from conservationists and animal activists. The pictures show dozens of whales being herded into a bay…
    Life Style
    Health & Life Style
    Child passive smoking 'increases chronic lung risk'
    Non-smoking adults have a higher risk of dying from serious lung disease if they…
    Tips to get glowing skin in 7 days
    Tired of that dull skin and the fact that people don't notice you when you are…
    Best office handbags
    These handbags will match every type of personality This grey coloured bag has two…
    Science & Tech
    First satellite to measure global winds set for launch
    A satellite designed to measure Earth’s global wind patterns is set to…
    16-year-old Australian breaches Apple's secure network
    A schoolboy who "dreamed" of working for Apple hacked the firm's…
    NASA launches historic probe to 'touch Sun'
    NASA on Sunday launched a $1.5 billion spacecraft toward the Sun on a historic…
    E-Paper
    Publications

    Copyright © All right reserved.

    Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman

    Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
    Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

    Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman
    Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
    Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

    Disclaimer & Privacy Policy
    ....................................................
    About Us
    ....................................................
    Contact Us
    ....................................................
    Advertisement
    ....................................................
    Subscription

    Powered by : Frog Hosting