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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday annou-nced to provide food assistance to the flood-affected families of the country for the

Ten get death over Hasina killing plot

A Dhaka court has sentenced 10 people to death over a plot to kill Sheikh Hasina in 2000.The Dhaka

The lingering scars of Aug 21

All these years after the violent explosions at a political rally that claimed the lives of 22 people and

The verdict in world media

Ten members of banned militant outfit Harkat-ul-Jihad (HuJi) were sentenced to death for attempting to assassinate the then Prime

Judiciary has shown enough patience: Chief Justice

The Supreme Court has expressed dissatisfaction once again as the government is yet to respond to its call for

Canadian-Bangladeshi listed as IS bomber

A Canadian man of Bangladeshi origin has been listed as a potential suicide bomber trained by the so-called Islamic

Ersahd wants 30 seats for minorities

Former President and Jatiya Party Chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad has demanded 30 reserved seats for minority communities in the

Deadly heat waves to destroy Bangladesh, India, Pakistan!

If you are excited by the recurring monsoon showers in India and thanking the rain god, be warned. If

President, PM pay tribute to victims

President M Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday paid rich tributes to the victims of August 21

Aug 21 verdict 'very near'

On the eve of the 13th anniversary of the Aug 21 grenade attack, the State's chief counsel in the

Khaleda loses petition for change of judge

The High Court has turned down BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's petition to change judges in the Zia Orphanage Trust

'Appeal for review, don’t be offensive'

BNP's standing committee member Dr Khandaker Mosharaf Hossain said, the feeling of common people of the country has been

Nationalization of private colleges Part-4

A total of 67 colleges under Rangpur, Khulna and Barisal divisions have been set for nationalization in the last

600 dead, millions marooned

Nearly 600 people have died and millions have been affected by monsoon floods in South Asia, officials said Saturday,

Floods ruin roads, rail links

With the recession of floodwater, several roads, rail lines, bridges, culverts and flood control embankments of the flood affected

EU threatens to nullify visa for BD nationals

Sources close to European Union have said that 93,435 Bangladeshis have entered different European countries during the last eight

Law soon to confiscate wealth of Bangabandhu's killers, says Anisul

Law Minister Anisul Huq on Saturday said the government is working to formulate a law to confiscate properties of

Knife attack in Russia injures seven people

A man stabbed seven people on the street in Russia's far north Saturday before being shot dead by police

Khaleda's London trip mysterious!

BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia has been in London, United Kingdom since 15th July. Khaleda Zia has in the

Verdict today

A court in Dhaka will deliver its verdict on Sunday over an assassination attempt on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

51 colleges in Sylhet, Rajshahi divs selected for third phase

In the third phase, the government, as per its program for nationalization of private colleges at upazila levels,  has

EC dialogue just eyewash, says Moudud

Terming the Election Commission's (EC's) ongoing dialogue just eyewash, BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed on Saturday said it will

Salt price hike ahead of Eid worries tanners

Tanners are worried over the high salt prices in the country as it will raise the cost of rawhide

Fodder crisis hits livestock in flood zone

Though the water of Brahmaputra and Jamuna has started receding, the sufferings of flood affected people in the northern

PM condemns terror attack in Barcelona

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday strongly condemned the terror attack carried out in Barcelona and other Spanish cities

Flood victims to be rehabilitated, says AL

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader yesterday said the government will take steps for rehabilitation of the flood-affected people.

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