Monday, September 21, 2015



Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi's televised speech to the nation on Tuesday has raised a number of

No help from Trump for Rohingyas

Bangladesh Prime Mini-ster Sheikh Hasina said she spoke to US President Donald Trump on Monday about Rohingya Muslims

Traders announce cuts in rice prices

Traders have announced a reduction in the prices of rice after receiving assurances from the government of 'solutions

She deceiving the world

A member of the Rohingya community who campaigns for the rights of the Burmese ethnic group in Europe

Suu Kyi condemns all rights violations

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday condemned all human rights violations in the Rakhine state even

Sparks storm of criticism

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi's speech on Tuesday morning was an attempt to scuttle global leaders

Dhaka to host CPA Summit in November

The 63rd Summit of Commonwealth Parliamen-tary Association (CPA) is going to be held in Dhaka in November this

Hoarders penalized in 3 districts

Mobile courts have penalized several traders in three districts for hoarding rice amid price of the staple grain

Mixed gas supply would ensure energy security: Nasrul

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid yesterday said the government would ensure energy security

Atrocity on Rohingyas barbaric: Amartya Sen

Nobel laureate Prof Amartya Sen and Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales have offered to be signatories to the open letter

'AL focused on building skills'

The government is trying to build the capacity of manpower in Bangladesh to boost productivity, Prime Minister Sheikh

Investigators demand 'full' access to Myanmar

UN human rights investigators on Tuesday said they needed "full and unfettered" access to Myanmar to investigate a

'214 Rakhine villages totally destroyed'

New analysis of satellite imagery from Rakhine State shows the near total destruction of 214 villages, Human Rights Watch

Fight for relief

The district administration is making arrangement of relief for only one lakh out of over four lakh Rohingyas

he man who saved world' dies

Stanislav Petrov, a Soviet military officer who is widely credited with helping prevent a nuclear war with the

Govt takes Tk 8,000cr in 4 days

The government has all on a sudden borrowed a large amount of money as loan from banks. Bangladesh

Thousands rally for Rohingya refugees

Hefazat-e-Islam has strongly protested atrocities on the Rohingya Muslims and threatened to continue their movement until what they

Chaos all around at Rohingya camps

Hundreds of Rohingya, including children, were jostling to get hold of aid packages being thrown from trucks at

Second submarine cable in commercial operation

Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company Limited (BSCCL) made confirmation to Dhaka stock exchange on Sunday that it has started

'Cancel Suu Kyi's Canada citizenship'

Members of the Canadian public have called on its government to revoke the honorary citizenship of Myanmar's de-facto

Rohingya women, children take brunt of displacement

The international aid agencies working with pouring exodus of Rohingyas from Myanmar are perplexed with the manifold sufferings

BNP criticizes govt's policy on Myanmar

BNP senior leader Nazrul Islam Khan on Monday alleged that Myanmar is repeatedly violating Bangladesh airspace due to

UN has not reached its potential: Trump

The United Nations is not living up to its potential, US President Donald Trump has said in his

Where the Rohingya youths?

The number of Rohingya youths is less compared to the women and children who have fled to Bangla-desh

Bangladeshi Buddhists cancel Fanush Utsab for Rohingyas

Protesting persecution on Rohingyas in Myanmar, the Buddhist community in Bangladesh will not fly fanush during their Probarona

PDP, Bangladesh NAP propose 'No vote'

Progressive Democratic Party (PDP) and Bangladesh National Awami Party (Bangladesh NAP) have proposed the Election Commission to deploy

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