Friday 14 December 2018 ,
Friday 14 December 2018 ,
Latest News
  • EC to sit Thursday for finalising security measures for polls
  • Oikyafront wants PM’s 2-term limit
  • Detect conspiracy behind violence: CEC
  • Every vote counts, says Hasina
  • HC stays EC's decision on BNP candidate
  • AL to win 168 to 220 seats: Joy
  • Facebook among firms named on Myanmar human rights 'dirty list'
At a Glance
World News
Ankara train crash leaves 9 dead, 47 injured Nine people were killed and nearly 50 injured after a high-speed train crashed into…
Facebook among firms named on Myanmar human rights 'dirty list' Facebook is among a number of companies from the US, UK, France, Switzerland and…
US Republicans lead vote to label crisis ‘genocide’ The House of Representatives is expected to pass a resolution with overwhelming…
Reader's Favourite
RMG exporters increasingly placing foothold in Indian market
Metro
BCL leader swoops on BNP candidate during meeting at UNO office A local Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) leader reportedly stormed the venue of a meeting on law and order at Sonargaon UNO office auditorium on Thursday…
2 siblings  among 3 killed in Chuadanga road crash Three people, including two brothers, were killed in a road crash on Chuadanga-Meherpur road at Kulpala village in Alamdanga upazila on Thursday. The…
  • 3 killed as van runs over pedestrians in M’sing
  • Rupganj OC Moniruzzaman withdrawn
  • Separate police battalion soon for airport security
  • Bangladesh
    Every vote counts, says Hasina Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged all to cast vote for her party to ensure a hunger- and poverty-free Bangladesh. "Every vote is valuable and your one will help us form the government for the continuation of the country's development," she said while…
    Rohingya facing 'lost generation' of children out of school The Rohingya are facing a "lost generation" as children both in Myanmar and in the refugee camps of Bangladesh struggle to get an education, a new report has warned. The Rohingya youth who remain in Myanmar's Rakhine state have faced serious restrictions on access to schooling since the…
  • UNGA adopts Bangladesh’s resolution on culture of peace
  • Awami League to win by majority
  • Politics
    HC stays EC's decision on BNP candidate The High Court on Thursday stayed the Election Commission's decisions that allowed BNP candidate M Rashiduzzaman Millat of Jamalpur-1 constituency to contest the 11th parliamentary election. An HC bench led by Justice JBM Hassan and Justice Md Khairul Alam passed the order after hearing on a writ…
    Jatiya Party to unveil election manifesto Friday Amid the absence of its chairman HM Ershad, Jatiya Party is going to present its election manifesto on Friday. Ershad’s special assistant and party presidium member Ruhul Amin Howlader will formally unveil the manifesto at the party chairman’s Banani office at 10am, Jatiya Party presidium…
  • Obaidul Quader instigating violence, alleges BNP
  • JF candidate Abu Sayeed’s motorcade attacked in Pabna; 4 injured
  • Today's Print Edition
    In Focus
    Poll
    Today's Question »
    Prime Minister's ICT Affairs Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy has said the Awami League will bag 168 to 220 seats in next polls. Do you agree with him?
     Yes
     No
     No Comment
    Yes 9.1%
    No 88.6%
    No Comment 2.3%
    Video
    Photo Gallery
    • Kuala Lumpur : This picture taken on December 5, 2018 shows a hanging restaurant inspired by Santa Claus travelling on a sleigh with reindeers for a Christmas season promotion that takes customers with a view of Kuala Lumpur skyline. AFP PHOTO
    • Beirut : Fireworks light the sky as a Christmas is lit in Lebanon's capital Beirut on December 3, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • United Arab Emirates : Falcons are seen standing on their perches before being released while on a hunting trip by Al-Marzoom Hunting Association at Al-Marzoom Falconry Reserve, about 100 kilometres southwest of Abu Dhabi, on December 8, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Hong Kong : A man reads a newspaper with horse racing information during a fireworks display at the closing ceremony of the Hong Kong International Races at the Sha Tin Racecourse in Hong Kong on December 9, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Thailand : People ride their bicycles as they take part in the nationwide Bike Un Ai Rak cycling event in Thailand's southern province of Narathiwat on December 9, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Paris : A man walks past a Christmas tree at a Christmas market in the Jardin des Tuilleries (Tuilleries Garden), in Paris on December 6, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • India : This handout photo released by Raindrop Media on December 1, 2018, shows Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra (R) and American singer Nick Jonas during their wedding celebration at Umaid Bhawan palace in Jodhpur. AFP PHOTO
    • Palestinian : Palestinian Christians watch as fireworks light the sky to mark the lighting of a Christmas tree at the Manger Square near the Church of the Nativity, revered as the site of Jesus Christ's birth, in the biblical West Bank town of Bethlehem on December 1, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • France : A ferris wheel is illuminated as the sun sets over the French Riviera city of Nice, southeastern France, on December 2, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Kuwait City : This picture shows a Tawny owl displayed at an education facility in Kuwait city on December 1, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    A mother, flanked by her children, crosses Rampura Bridge which lies broken for long, posing risks for the commuters and pedestrians particularly
school-goers exposing the callousness of the authorities concerned. PHOTO: NAZMUL ISLAM A mother, flanked by her children, crosses Rampura Bridge which lies broken for long, posing…
    The installation of sewage lines is going on at a snail’s pace at Jatrabari in the capital, causing sufferings to the commuters. INDEPENDENT PHOTO The installation of sewage lines is going on at a snail’s pace at Jatrabari in the capital,…
    Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, along with her sister Sheikh Rehana, offers prayers at the grave of Bangabandhu Sheikh
Mujibur Rahman at Tungipara in Gopalganj as she flagged off election campaign yesterday. FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, along with her sister Sheikh Rehana,…
    A street vendor sells campaign materials near Awami League's central office on Bangabandhu Avenue in the capital yesterday ahead of 11th national
parliamentary election, which is scheduled to be held on December 30. INDEPENDENT PHOTO A street vendor sells campaign materials near Awami League's central office on Bangabandhu…
    Entertainment, Art & Culture
    Bangladesh’s Liberation War movie screened in Nigeria
    Bangladesh High Commission in Abuja, Nigeria is participating in the Asian Film Festival for the first time which will continue until December 14. Ten countries, including Bangladesh, are participating in the festival, formally inaugurated on December 10, at the Korean…
    Environment
    UN chief calls for compromise, sacrifice at climate talks

    UN chief calls for compromise, sacrifice at climate talks

    The United Nations secretary-general called on countries to make compromises in tackling global warming, amid concern that the U.N. conference on the issue could end without a substantial agreement. In…
    Life Style
    Health & Life Style
    Cervical cancer screening can greatly reduce risk of women dying from disease, say experts
    Nearly 74,000 women, a fifth of the global cases, die every year in India from cervical…
    Chemicals in soaps, cosmetics can speed up puberty in girls: Study
    Girls exposed to chemicals commonly found in toothpaste, makeup, soap and other…
    In Pictures: Miss Universe 2018 - national costume contest
    Ninety four contestants showcased costumes representing their nations during the…
    Science & Tech
    Virgin Galactic aims to reach space soon with tourism rocket
    Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is gearing up to finally send its tourism…
    Heavy screen time appears to impact childrens' brains: study
    Researchers have found "different patterns" in brain scans among…
    Govt provides ICT training for 113,308 people
    The government has already imparted trainings to 113,308 people in different…
    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