Monday, September 21, 2015



Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi have jointly unveiled the plaque of Bangladesh Bhavana

'Nobel literature prize may be delayed again'

The Nobel Foundation on Friday said this year's literature prize, already postponed until 2019 due to a sexual

Indo-Bangla pledge to fortify bond

Terming Bangladesh-India ties beyond strategic, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday hoped that the two countries will be

Gas price may rise by 75%

Gas price is going to rise again. Six distribution companies in the sector have made a proposal to the

A cultural relation symbol: Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday said the Bangladesh Bhaban in Santiniketan would remain as a symbol of

Rebuild non-communal society with Nazrul's ideology: Hamid

President M Abdul Hamid yesterday said the new generation will contribute to rebuild an exploitation-free and non-communal society

Ties continuous, firm: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee yesterday said India-Bangladesh relations are continuous and firm since 1971 like the

US NDAA includes sanctions

The US House of Representatives has passed the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defence Authorisation Act that includes sanctions

Holy Quran revealed in Ramadan

Ramadan is a great month in which the Holy Quran was endowed upon us. Allah Subhanahu Wa Taala

Eight more killed

Eight more suspected drug peddlers were killed in reported gunfights with members of the police and Rapid Action

'Move to amend election code a conspiracy'

BNP standing committee member Moudud Ahmed yesterday alleged that the Election Commission (EC) is going to amend the

Sakib's Hyderabad in IPL final

Sakib Al Hasan's franchise SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) outclassed Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 13 runs in the IPL

North Korea still open to talks

North Korea responded on Friday with measured tones to US President Donald Trump's decision to call off a

Police find $28m from Najib's houses

Malaysian police said on Friday that cash worth 114 million ringgit ($28.6 million) and over 400 luxury handbags

Golden fibre shines again

The country's golden fibre is getting back its old days as demand of Bangladeshi jute goods is growing

Rohingya children are world's responsibility: Priyanka

Indian actress and UNICEF goodwill ambassador Priyanka Chopra has nudged the world to give more to Rohingya refugees

Hasina, Modi meet due today

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina leaves Dhaka early today for India's West Bengal state on a two-day visit during which

Saudi Crown Prince's photo released amid death rumor

The Saudi Royal family has released a photograph of Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman amid speculation that he

North Korea blows up nuclear test site

North Korea followed through on a pledge to blow up tunnels used for nuclear testing on Thursday, media

Narendra Modi accepts fitness challenge from Virat Kohli

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday accepted a fitness challenge thrown by the country's cricket captain Virat

Features of fasting

Islam has changed some features regarding fasting against other religions. To the Jews, for example, fasting was the

MPs can join city polls campaign: EC

The Election Commission (EC) has approved a code of conduct allowing members of parliament to take part in

Encounters, not unlawful killings: Quader

The ruling Awami League general secretary has defended the deaths in the ongoing anti-drug crackdown, saying these 'encounters'

BNP fights for existence

The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) is now viewed by analysts as being in a precarious state, with party

Death toll rising

Ten more people have been killed in what security forces described as 'gunfights' as Bangladesh's war on drugs

Trump calls off North Korea summit

US President Donald Trump on Thursday called off a planned historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un,

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