Monday, September 21, 2015



 Police have arrested Iqbal Hossain, who allegedly placed a copy of the Quran at a Durga Puja venue in

India’s Covid-19 vaccination drive achieves a historic landmark

India’s Covid-19 vaccination drive on Thursday (October 21) has

PM: Focus on fostering communal harmony

 Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called on Awami League leaders and activists to organise peace rallies and conferences across

Climate change poses national security threat

 Worsening conflict within and between nations. Increased dislocation and migration as people flee climate-fuelled instability. Heightened military tension and

India's guarded reaction over attacks on Hindus in BD

 Reactions from the Indian government over the attacks on Hindus in Bangladesh have been guarded and cautious. Hindus in

10 new deaths, 243 cases

 Bangladesh reported 10 new fatalities and 243 cases in 24 hours till 8am on Thursday.The caseload has

Tigers blow away Papua New Guinea

 Bangladesh have beaten Papua New Guinea by 84 runs in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup to reach the

Political patrons back up communal outfits: TIB

 Executive Director of Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) Dr. Iftekharuzzaman has said that the leading political parties have always shown

Sweden to help BD to fight climate change

 Sweden will help Bangladesh on issues relating to renewable energy, greenhouse gas emission reduction, salinity intrusion, development activities and

Britain warns China against dangerous military 'posturing' around Taiwan

 Britain's defence minister called on China on Thursday to find a peaceful way to settle its dispute with Taiwan,

Covid: India administers 1 billion vaccine doses

 India has administered 1 billion doses of the Covid-19 vaccine so far, officials said on Thursday. The new figure

Asylum officers detail migrants' accounts of abuse

 A Honduran man seeking a safe haven in the United States said a Border Patrol officer told him that

PM for stern action over attack on Hindu community

 Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday asked Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan to take immediate action against the perpetrators involved

Sheikh Russel, deep in my heart

 Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Naoki Ito posted on his facebook profile the following words on Sheikh Russel yesterday "On

Tigers stay alive in T20 World Cup

 A solid all-round performance by Shakib Al Hasan and Mustafizur Rahman's four-wicket haul have fired Bangladesh to 26-run victory

450 nabbed, 71 cases so far

 Around 450 persons have so far been nabbed in at least 71 cases filed over the violence and attacks

7 new deaths, 469 cases

 Bangladesh reported 7 new fatalities and 469 cases in 24 hours till 8am on Tuesday.The caseload has

Holy Eid-e-Miladunnabi today

 The country is observing the holy Eid-e-Miladunnabi today, marking the birth and demise anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be

China: CPC leader sanctioned for violations in Xinjiang takes charge of Tibet

 A rising Chinese politician sanctioned by western countries for alleged human rights violations in Xinjiang has been appointed as

'Freedom of religion is sacrosanct'

 The US Embassy in Dhaka on Tuesday issued a statement on recent communal violence in the country and expressed

India President Kovind, PM Modi greet people on Miladunnabi

 India President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi were among the first to greet the people of

Pakistani rupee drops all-time low against US dollar

 Pakistani rupee hit an all-time low against the US dollar as the latter continued to soar during intra-day trading

We are working for a harmonious country: PM

 Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said on Monday that the government is working to build up a Bangladesh on the

10 new deaths, 339 cases

 Bangladesh reported 10 new fatalities and 339 cases in 24 hours till 8am on Monday.The caseload has

BB recommends closing down Janata Exchange Houses in USA, Italy

 Janata Bank's Janata Exchange Houses in the United States of America and Italy have been undergoing a great deal

Voices raised against rogue communal elements

 People on Monday raised their voices against the communal attacks on people from minority Hindu community in different parts

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