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  • SA women's tour of Bangladesh postponed
  • Govt fails to maintain country’s law and order situation: Ershad
  • Syria conflict: Turkish jets 'intercept Russian plane'
  • Japan 'outraged' by killing of its citizen in Bangladesh
  • Japanese, Chinese, Irish scientists win 2015 Nobel medicine prize
  • Bijaya Dashami holiday on Oct 22
  • Cop found dead in Pabna
  • 3-member Japan team likely in Dhaka Monday
  • Cricketer Shahadat surrenders in court
11-yr boy killed girl of eight Chicago: A simple childish spat over a puppy led an 11-year-old boy to shoot and…
Facebook plans satellite ‘in 2016' Facebook is to launch a satellite that will provide internet access to remote parts…
Syria conflict: Turkish jets 'intercept Russian plane' Turkish F-16 fighter jets were scrambled after a Russian warplane violated Turkey's…
IS 'blows up Palmyra arch' Islamic State militants in northern Syria have blown up another monument in the…
France floods: 16 dead on Riviera after storms Violent storms and flooding have hit south-eastern France, killing at least 16 people…
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Dhaka Metro
8 ‘human traffickers’ held in city Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested eight suspected members of an international human trafficking gang in capital last night. The identities…
  • Police tighten security for foreign citizens
  • Group art exhibition begins in capital
  • Police study footage from CCTV cameras in Gulshan
  • One arrested for raping domestic help
  • Events
    Violent storms and flooding have hit south-eastern France,…
    BNP accuses govt of launching fresh arrest drive BNP on Monday alleged that the government has again started arresting its grassroots leaders and activists ahead of its overhauling process. In a statement,…
    Fakhrul gets bail in blast case A Dhaka court on Monday granted bail to BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir in a blast case during an anti-government blockade in…
  • PM’s remarks to hamper probe: BNP
  • PM’s comments unfortunate: BNP
  • BNP renews demand for early polls
  • BNP extends party revamp deadline by one month
  • Bangladesh
    Bijaya Dashami holiday on Oct 22 The government on Monday rescheduled the Bijaya Dashami (Durga Puja) holiday to October 22 from October 23. The decision came from the regular weekly…
    16 Jamaat-Shibir men held in Habiganj Police in their separate drives arrested 16 leaders and activists of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and its student body Islami Chhatra Shibir from different…
  • Cop found dead in Pabna
  • 3-member Japan team likely in Dhaka Monday
  • Allegations of question paper leakage baseless: Nasim
  • ACC gives clean chit to UCBL MD
  • Sports
    Shahadat sent to jail on surrender A Dhaka Court on Monday sent cricketer Shahadat Hossain to jail after he surrendered before it in a case over torturing his domestic held Mahfuza Akhter…
    Cricketer Shahadat's wife held Police on Sunday arrested Nrittya Shahadat, wife of cricketer Shahadat Hossain from Malibagh in the capital early Sunday in connection with a case…
  • Sepp Blatter: Coca-Cola among sponsors saying Fifa boss must go
  • Australia were 'overly sensitive' to cancel their tour of Bangladesh
  • BCB upset as Aussies call off Bangladesh tour
  • Socceroos flag Bangladesh security fears to FIFA
  • Entertainment
    Paul Walker's daughter 'sues Porsche' over fatal crash
    The daughter of the late Fast and Furious actor Paul Walker is to sue carmaker Porsche over the crash in which he died, US reports say. Walker was a passenger…
    Priyanka Chopra to appear on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' Mumbai: Actress Priyanka Chopra, who plays an FBI agent in her international debut TV show "Quantico", will now be seen on popular American…
  • Janet Jackson converts to Islam
  • Priyanka, Hrithik have the best bodies: Sunny Leone
  • Poll
    Today's Question »
    JP chairman H.M. Ershad has said that the ruling AL government has failed to carry out its constitutional duty. Do you agree?
     No Comment
    Yes 36.4%
    No 54.5%
    No Comment 9.1%
    Photo Gallery
    • Taj Mahal

      INDIA : This photograph taken on December 4, 2010, tourists visit the Taj Mahal in Agra. The iconic Taj Mahal will need nine years of mud packs to remove yellow stains from its white marble walls caused by air pollution, the Times of India reported on September 30, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • The Fabric of India

      UK : This photograph shows Karuppur shawl during a press preview of "The Fabric of India" exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London on September, 30, 2015. The exhibition that explores the world of Indian textiles and fashion opens to the public on October 3, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • Homebound people

      BANGLADESH : Residents of Dhaka scramble to reach the roof of an overcrowded train at a train station in Dhaka on September 25, 2015. Muslims across the world celebrate the annual festival of Eid al-Adha. AFP PHOTO

    • Migrants waiting on Rocks

      ITALY : Migrants wait on the rocks on the shoreline on September 30, 2015 at the French-Italian border in Ventimiglia. AFP PHOTO

    • Morning Dew

      GERMANY : Morning mist rises from the pastures of the river Elbe on September 30, 2015 in Dresden, eastern Germany. AFP PHOTO

    • Spider

      GERMANY : A spider's web is covered in morning dew drops on September 30, 2015 in Dresden, eastern Germany. AFP PHOTO

    • Syrian refugees

      Syrian refugees and migrants along a railway line as they try to cross from Serbia into Hungary near Horgos on September 1, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • Sunken Boat

      ITALY : A file photo taken on February 19, 2015 shows the Barcaccia (Sunken Boat) fountain after it was damaged by Feyenoord fans who clashed with police at Rome's Spanish Steps ahead of an Europa League football match AS Roma vs Feyenoord. AFP PHOTO

    • Festival

      JAPAN : Dancers wearing kimonos perform in the streets at the "Super Yosakoi 2015" dance festival in Tokyo on August 30, 2015. One hundred dance teams with some 5,500 people participated in the two-day summer festival event. AFP PHOTO

    • Volcano

      ECUADOR :Cotopaxi volcano in Sangolqui, Ecuador on August 25, 2015. The eruption process of the Cotopaxi volcano, which is in activity after 138 years, can last years, so Ecuador must prepare to live with it, said Tuesday Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa. AFP PHOTO

    Art & Culture
    How a royal love changed culture
    When Queen Victoria inherited the British throne just a few weeks after her 18th birthday, there was immediate speculation about who she would marry. Few had foreseen that this little-known princess would become their monarch. But when the country found itself with a young queen after so many dissolute Hanoverian kings, it seemed that exciting new era was dawning. Queen Victoria’s mother and the government had expected her to marry her cousin Prince Ernst, eldest son of the Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha. So when Victoria fell in love with Ernst’s younger brother, Albert, the public was enthralled. The media made much of the fact that the queen’s fiancé was of her own choosing and that she, being of a higher rank, had proposed. The British were so used to royal marriages…
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