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Thursday 25 August 2016 ,
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  • Strong quake hits Myanmar, at least 3 dead
  • Destiny MD, 50 other officials indicted
  • Scrap Rampal power plant project: Khaleda
  • Powerful 6.8 magnitude quake hits Myanmar: USGS
  • Strong quake shakes country
  • Tavella murder: Arrest warrant against BNP’s Kayum, another
  • BNP wants to divert country's course: PM
  • England players get Bangladesh tour choice
  • 1 dead, 30 wounded in Thai car bombing
  • Publisher Dipan murder: Prime accused arrested
  • Strong quake rattles central Italy, at least 11 dead
Powerful quake hits Myanmar, damaging famed Bagan temples YANGON: A powerful 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck central Myanmar Wednesday, killing…
Italy's deadliest quakes of the last 30 years ROME: At least 18 people were killed and dozens more injured or missing after a…
Turkey launches anti-IS operation in Syria KARKAMIS, Turkey: Turkey's army backed by international coalition air strikes…
'World's largest' pearl emerges in Philippines PUERTO PRINCESA, Philippines: A poor Philippine fisherman found what is thought…
British woman dies in Australian 'Allahu Akbar' stabbing SYDNEY: A young British woman died and a man was critically injured when a French…
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John Kerry visits Dhaka Monday
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5 ‘JMB activists’ held in Gazipur Rapid Action Battalion on Wednesday arrested five suspected members of Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in Gazipur. The arrestees were identified…
  • Portion of BM College hostel building collapses
  • River vessel workers on indefinite strike
  • Prof Azad made DG for health services
  • Fire at Mouchak Market in capital
  • Events
    Police in India have registered a sedition case against…
    BNP wants to divert country's course: PM Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said BNP is planning to divert the country to another direction by including war criminals and their children…
    Yes, Kerry coming, Dhaka delighted: FM Tightlipped until yesterday, Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on Wednesday said all the aspects of Bangladesh-US relations will be discussed during Secretary…
  • Khaleda to meet press Wednesday
  • Hanif urges Fakhrul to quit BNP
  • Hearing on Mir Quasem's review plea Wednesday
  • Govt to hold talks with striking vessel workers: Khan
  • Bangladesh
    Hasnat refused bail in Gulshan attack case A Dhaka court today denied bail to former North South University teacher Hasnat Karim, accused in Gulshan Holey Artisan Bakery attack case. Metropolitan…
    Natore boat capsize: 3 bodies recovered The bodies of three people, who went missing after a boat capsized in the Padma river in Lalpur upazila of Natore on Tuesday, were recovered on Wednesday…
  • 50 hurt in RMG workers-cops clash in Ctg
  • Khaleda's son behind Aug 21 attack: PM
  • Tavella murder: Arrest warrant against BNP’s Kayum, another
  • Main Eid-ul-Azha congregation at 8:00am
  • Sports
    Floodlight failure mars India's pink ball debut NEW DELHI: India's experiment with the pink ball in the Duleep Trophy domestic championship met with major embarrassment after floodlight failure…
    Durban and Trinidad outfields rated poor The outfields at Kingsmead and Queen's Park Oval have been rated poor by the ICC match referees who oversaw the washed out Tests between South Africa…
  • Nadal to play in Australia ahead of Open for first time
  • England players get Bangladesh tour choice
  • Olympic flag arrives in Tokyo for 2020 Games
  • ECB chief security’s concern internal travel safety
  • Entertainment
    Zahid Hasan, Purnima in one frame after a decade
    Celebrated actor-director Zahid Hasan and popular film actress Purnima, who had acted together last time about a decade ago, will be seen once again together…
    Humayun Faridi’s final film set to release Thursday Late renowned actor Humayun Faridi-starrer final film, titled ‘Ek Jobaner Zamindar, Here Gelen Eibar’, is set to release tomorrow in 60 cinema…
  • Mosharraf Karim, Alvee in Eid drama for first time
  • Won't camouflage baby bump on screen: Kareena
  • Poll
    Today's Question »
    Do you think that Bangladesh has the capacity of dealing with emergencies in case of any major tremor?
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    No 62.5%
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    Photo Gallery
    • People instead of using bin dump garbage near it, beside a Mirpur road in the capital, that spread bad odor in the area causing immense suffering to the pedestrians. The photo was taken yesterday. PHOTO: AZIZUR RAHMAN
    • The photo taken yesterday shows street vendors selling goods beside a railtrack at Haji Camp rail crossing in the capital taking risk of an accident. PHOTO: PARVEZ AHMAD
    • Vehicles pass through Patuakhali-Kuakata highway which is submerged by tidal surge and downpour. The photo was taken near Lebukhali ferry terminal in Patuakhali yesterday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO
    • Bangladesh pace sensation Mustafizur Rahman talks to media at the Dhaka airport yesterday on his return from England. The seamer underwent a surgery on his left shoulder there. STORY ON PAGE 16 INDEPENDENT PHOTO
    • A vehicle passes through a waterlogged road on Sadar Road in Barisal city after heavy downpour yesterday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO
    • A tree near Aricha ghat under Shibalaya upazila of Manikganj uprooted by a tornado that lashed the areas yesterday afternoon. The storm damaged several establishments and houses of the area. INDEPENDENT PHOTO
    • Smoke covers Bashundhara City in the capital as fire fighters try to douse the fire that broke out on the 6th floor of the country’s one of the biggest shopping malls yesterday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO
    • Fire fighters try to douse the fire that broke out in Lichutola of Bogra Sadar upazila as liquefied petroleum gas cylinders exploded while workers were unloading those from a truck yesterday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO
    Art & Culture
    Marking the 12th anniversary of the gruesome August 21 grenade attacks on an Awami League rally, a three-day sculpture exhibition titled ‘Bloody August 21’ will end today at the National Arts Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in the capital’s Segun Bagicha area.
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    Bookworms, rejoice! People who read books regularly are likely to live longer than…
    Friendship Day celebration at Le Méridien
    With Friendship Day just around the corner, Le Méridien Dhaka is gearing…
    Facebook launches Lifestage app for school teens
    Facebook has launched a new social media app aimed at school teenagers. Members…
    Google rolling out latest Android system to Nexus phones
    Google is ready to start sending out the latest version of its Android operating…
    Google voice search records and keeps conversations people have around their phones
    Google could have a record of everything you have said around it for years, and…
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    AFP, SAN FRANCISCO:  Facebook yesterday took direct aim at video-loving adolescents,…
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