Monday, September 21, 2015



The Asian Age celebrated the 47th Independence Day on Sunday with a day-long program at Meghna Village Resort in

Militancy in Sylhet is not a new issue

People of Sylhet are anxious about the ongoing crackdown, especially the fresh attack on the law enforcers and common

Nahid for giving young generation quality edu

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid termed young generation as the architect of building modern Bangladesh and said youths should

Syed Badrul Ahsan joins The Asian Age

Syed Badrul Ahsan has joined The Asian Age as Associate Editor yesterday. The noted columnist previously was Executive Editor

BD missions abroad celebrate Independence Day

The 47th Independence and National Day was celebrated in Bangladesh missions abroad in a befitting manner through holding various

Three injured in city gas pipe leakage

Three people, including two minor boys, suffered serious burn injuries in a fire triggered by a gas pipeline leak

97 percent hotels in city lack fire safety

More than 300 residential hotels in Dhaka, estimated 97percent of total, lack adequate fire safety measures, according to findings

President launches tree plantation campaign

President Abdul Hamid yesterday launched a nationwide plantation drive coinciding with the Genocide Day and drumming up Bangladesh campaign

4 including 2 kids injured in a fire

A fire broke out at the capital's Rampura on Saturday morning, leaving four including two children burnt. The victims

Liberation War Drama Fest begins at JU

A seven-day-long drama festival- Muktishongram Natyotshab (Liberation War Drama Fest) began at Jahangirnagar University (JU) yesterday. Taramon Bibi inaugurated

Fire burns four including two children in Dhaka

A fire broke out at the

RKM celebrates 6th day of its programs

Dhaka Ramkrishna Math and Mission (RKM) is rejoicing its centennial celebrations with an eight-day program. Yesterday was the sixth

Revolutionary Workers Party's congress begins

The 9th congress of Revolutionary Workers Party of Bangladesh, a component of Democratic Left Alliance, began yesterday in Dhaka

3 BD expats killed in Saudi road crash

Three Bangladeshi nationals were killed in a road accident in Riyadh, the capital city of Saudi Arabia, on Friday.The

Step to get global recognition stressed

Ekattorer Ghatok Dalal Nirmul Committee President Shahriar Kabir yesterday urged the government to take coordinated steps to get global

World TB Day observed

The World Tuberculosis (TB) Day -2017 was observed in the country yesterday like elsewhere in the globe to create

BNP lawyers’ sweeping victory in SC Bar polls

Lawyers supporting the BNP and Jamaat-e-Islami have regained control of the Bangladesh Supreme Court Bar Association. After losing majority

Special prayer offered for Momtaz Jahan's recovery

Gopalganj Journalists Association offered a special prayer for the quick recovery of Momtaz Jahan, mother of DUJ president Shaban

Seminar on National Innovation System held

Dhaka University Innovation and Entrepreneurship Lab (DU ie-lab) in partnership with Department of Organization Strategy and Leadership have organized

Man held with gold at Dhaka airport

Customs Intelligence officials at Shahjalal International Airport detained a passenger coming from Malaysia on Friday along with 10 gold

'Suicide bomber' dies in blast near Dhaka airport

A 'suicide bomber' has been killed in a blast in front of a police

City building catches fire

A fire has broken out at

Disabled, not incapable

It was a sunny afternoon in front of National Museum at Shahbagh in Dhaka. A bunch of kids were

Navy chief off to Malaysia

Bangladesh Navy chief Admiral Nizamuddin Ahmed left Dhaka yesterday for Malaysia on a three-day visit. Rear Admiral Mohammad Makbul

Seminar on earthquake risk and preparedness held

A seminar on 'Earthquake Risk and Preparedness of Bangladesh' was held at Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) yesterday at

Le Meridien to celebrate Independence Day

Le Meridien Dhaka will celebrate the Independence Day on 26 March, with multi cuisine restaurant latest recipe, honoring the