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President for new food grain varieties compatible with changed climate

President Abdul Hamid on Thursday underscored the need for giving importance to developing new varieties of food grains compatible with the changing climate…

September 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Decorating more FFS under consideration

Decorating more ‘distinguished freedom fighters’ with gallantry awards is under ‘active consideration of the government, liberation war affairs minister AKM Mozammel Huq told Parliament Thursday…

September 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

MUJIB KILLERS, WAR CRIMINALS: JS resolves to confiscate properties

The Jatiya Sangsad on Thursday adopted a resolution for the confiscation of the movable and immovable properties of killers of the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and convicted war criminals…

September 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

KILLING OF CONSTABLE: Charge framed against 384 BNP-Jamaat men

A charge was framed against 384 activists of Bangladesh Nationalist Party and Jamaat-e-Islami for their alleged involvement in killing of police constable Omar Farooque of Harinakundu police station in 2013…

September 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Labour inspection strategy to improve current inspection system: Chunnu

The development of the labour inspection strategy will help set the direction for the next five years and develop a credible and effective inspection system for Bangladesh, said state minister for labour and employment Mujibul Haque Chunnu on Thursday…

September 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
Rampal power plant won’t affect on Sunderbans: Anwar

Rampal power plant won’t affect on Sunderbans: Anwar

The campaign of different media that coal fired power plant at Rampal of Bagerhat near Sunderbans would cause harm to the mangrove areas, does not have any scientific ground, said environment and forests minister Anwar Hossain Manju in the parliament on Thursday…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics

‘Death threat’ to PM : Four cases filed against Tanvir Siddiqui’s son

Four cases were filed against Chowdhury Irad Ahmed Siddique, son of former Bangladesh Nationalist Party standing committee member Chowdhury Tanvir Ahmed Siddique, on Thursday in Dhaka, Tangail, Gazipur and Barisal districts for allegedly issuing death threat to the prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Facebook…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
College student killed in Barisal accident

College student killed in Barisal accident

A student succumbed to his injuries at Barisal Sher-E-Bangla Medical College and Hospital on Thursday afternoon after a truck hit him in band road area of Barisal city…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Tamim Chy’s close aid on six-day remand

Tamim Chy’s close aid on six-day remand

A Dhaka court on Thursday placed Salah Uddin Kamran, a close associate of Gulshan terror attack mastermind Tamim Chowdhury, on a six-day remand in connection with Kalyanpur terror attack case…

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Dhaka’s rail link with Sylhet resumes after 10 hrs

Dhaka’s rail link with Sylhet resumes after 10 hrs

Dhaka’s rail communication with Sylhet was restored on Thursday afternoon after 10 hours of disruption following derailment of two coaches of a freight train in Radhapur area of Madhabpur in Habiganj…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National
AL to accord mass reception to Hasina tomorrow 

AL to accord mass reception to Hasina tomorrow 

The Awami League-led alliance will accord a mass reception to prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday for receiving two prestigious international awards…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
AL not to invite Pakistan in 20th council session

AL not to invite Pakistan in 20th council session

Ruling Awami League will not invite Pakistan in its 20th national conference scheduled to be held on October 22 and 23 in the capital. The decision was taken during…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Jahangirnagar univ online admission process begins 4th Oct

Jahangirnagar univ online admission process begins 4th Oct

The online admission process for the first year honours admission tests under 2016-17 academic sessions of Jahangirnagar University will…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Two forest robbers held in Sunderbans

Members of Coast Guard of Mongla west zone in a drive arrested two alleged members of notorious robber gang ‘Jahangir Bahini’ from Charputhia in Sunderbans east zone at Mongla in Bagerhat on Thursday noon…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Juba League leader hacks Chhatra League activist to death in Bogra

Juba League leader hacks Chhatra League activist to death in Bogra

A Juba League leader in Bogra stabbed an activist of Bangladesh Chhatra League to death prompting tension in the town and blockade of streets…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Tarique Rahman

Arrest warrants for Tarique, ETV journalist in sedition case

A Dhaka court on Thursday ordered to issue arrest warrants for Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman, and Mahathir Farooki Parash, a former…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Pro-govt civic forum questions credibility of UNESCO report on Rampal

Pro-govt civic forum questions credibility of UNESCO report on Rampal

Pragatishil Bangladesh, a newly founded civic forum, on Thursday claimed that UNESCO’s report on the controversial Rampal power plant was not credible and biased by the environmental activists…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Two killed as truck ploughs thru’ Nachol tea stall

Two killed as truck ploughs thru’ Nachol tea stall

Two people were killed and four others injured as a truck ploughed through a roadside tea stall at Kharibona Payekra Belpukur Bazar of Nachol in Chapainawabganj…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Hannan Shah’s 2nd, 3rd janazas held; burial Friday

Hannan Shah’s 2nd, 3rd janazas held; burial Friday

The second and third funeral prayers for Bangladesh Nationalist Party standing committee member ASM Hannan Shah, who died in Singapore on…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
President for new food grain varieties compatible with changed climate

President for new food grain varieties compatible with changed climate

The president, Abdul Hamid, on Thursday underscored the need for giving importance to developing new varieties of food grains compatible with…

September 29, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics

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