Archive for April 22nd, 2014

Rani Mukerji-Aditya Chopra tie the knot

Rani Mukerji-Aditya Chopra tie the knot

Finally, there’s clarity on the relationship status of Aditya Chopra and Rani Mukerji, reports Mumbai Mirror. The Yash Raj Films (YRF) head honcho and actress exchanged vows in a small affair held in Italy on Monday, said an official announcement…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Timeout
Health Minister Mohammad Nasim.-- New Age photo

Health ministry orders probes into violence at three hospitals

The government has formed three separate enquiry committees following the recent incidents at Birdem General Hospital, Sir Salimullah Medical College (Mitford) Hospital and Rajshahi Medical College Hospital…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Teesta water flow suddenly exceeds 3,000 cusec

Teesta water flow suddenly exceeds 3,000 cusec

The water flow in the Teesta marked sudden rise by several times exceeding 3,000 cusec at the Teesta Barrage Project (TBP) point at Dalia in Dimla upazila of Nilphamari from Tuesday noon, official sources said…

April 22, 2014 · 1 comment · National
Savar tragedy: 3,000 victims to get Tk 50,000 each

Savar tragedy: 3,000 victims to get Tk 50,000 each

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) on Tuesday said it will disburse a provisional compensation of Tk 50,000 to each of 3,000 victims of the Rana Plaza tragedy that have been listed by them…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National

Ecnec okays Tk 18.63bn telecom network for digital Bangladesh project

The government on Tuesday approved the ‘Establishment of NGN-based Telecommunication Network for Digital Bangladesh’ project costing Tk 1,863.15 crore to expand Tele-density and Tele-access facilities among the people for reaching the ICT services at reliable and affordable price…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National
Don’t interfere with movement of public on Dhanmondi playground: HC

Don’t interfere with movement of public on Dhanmondi playground: HC

The High Court on Tuesday asked the attorney general to ensure that no one interferes into the movement of the public on the Dhanmondi playground until it hears the matter on Sunday…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National
Everest guides say they are abandoning this climbing season

Everest guides say they are abandoning this climbing season

Nepalese guides on Mount Everest said Tuesday they had decided to abandon this year’s climbing season, to honour 16 colleagues killed in an avalanche last week…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · International

EPZs need 4.50m more skilled workers: Chunnu

State Minister for Labour and Employment Md Mujibul Haque Chunnu on Tuesday said Bangladesh’s Export Processing Zones (EPZs) need some 4.50 million more skilled workers for its garment factories…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National
PM opens Army Welfare Trust taxicab service

PM opens Army Welfare Trust taxicab service

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina today inaugurated a new taxicab service in the capital, ushering in a new hope among the city dwellers, reports BSS…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National

Steam turbine at Meghnaghat plant gutted

When the demand for electricity is shooting up across the country with the rise in mercury, a fire broke out at Meghnaghat 450 MW combined cycle plant on Monday evening, burning down its 150 MW steam turbine…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National

Tackles fly in on planned India super league

Its backers include some of the biggest names in Indian sport, business and Bollywood who hope it will help the country shed its image as the sleeping giant of world football…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
China’s Shandong Airlines orders 50 Boeing planes for $4.6b

China’s Shandong Airlines orders 50 Boeing planes for $4.6b

Shandong Airlines, one of China’s smaller carriers, said it has agreed to buy 50 passenger planes from US manufacturer Boeing for $4.6 billion, in another sign of the country’s growing demand for air travel…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International
India’s Modi condemns ‘evict Muslims’ statement

India’s Modi condemns ‘evict Muslims’ statement

Indian election frontrunner Narendra Modi on Tuesday condemned virulent anti-Muslim remarks by a one-time associate as he sought to keep attention on his core message of development and corruption-free administration…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
Aditya Chopra and Rani Mukerji

Rani and Aditya Chopra tie the knot

Finally a good news for all those who were eagerly awaiting Aditya Chopra and Rani Mukerji’s wedding. The couple tied the knot in a secret ceremony in Italy on 21st April, the Times of India reported….

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
Juicy court case leaves Coca-Cola on defensive

Juicy court case leaves Coca-Cola on defensive

Coca-Cola was taken to task by the US Supreme Court on Monday, with justices questioning whether a drink sold as fruit juice was the real thing…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas

7 Jamaat-Shibir activists held in Natore

Police in an overnight drive arrested seven activists of Jamaat-e-Islami and its student wing Islami Chhatra Shibir at the district town of Natore.
The detention followed a case under the Speedy Trial Act Monday over Jamaat men’s clash with police in the district…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National
4 green activists get bail in Dhanmondi playground case

4 green activists get bail in Dhanmondi playground case

The Chief Metropolitan Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday granted bail to four green activists in connection with a case for entering the Dhanmondi playground…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National
BNP begins Teesta long march

BNP begins Teesta long march

The Bangladesh Nationalist Party started its long march towards Teesta barrage in Nilphamari Tuesday morning from Uttara in the city to push for Bangladesh’s due share of waters of the common river Teesta…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National
Clash kills two schoolboys, injures 10 people in Lakshmipur

Clash kills two schoolboys, injures 10 people in Lakshmipur

Two schoolboys were killed and another 10 people injured in a clash between two rival political groups at Chandraganj Bazar in Sadar upazila on Monday night, reports UNB…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National
300 RMCH interns sued over journo assault in Rajshahi

300 RMCH interns sued over journo assault in Rajshahi

Two cases were filed against 300 interns of Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) in connection with Sunday’s attack on journalists, reports UNB…

April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · National

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