Archive for August 31st, 2014

A comprehensive transport plan needed

Traffic congestion in the capital cannot be redressed with piecemeal measures such as running special drives against unfit and unauthorised vehicles or making some roads off-limits to rickshaw…

August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Letters

NGO official stabbed to death, killer detained in Noakhali

An official of a local non-government organisation was stabbed to death at Companigonj in Noakhali on Saturday.
The victim was identified as Tapan Chandra Bhowmic, 35, project director of a local NGO, BASOTI…

August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
The brave struggle: an insight into Europe from its future

The brave struggle: an insight into Europe from its future

In his recent European election campaign, Alexis Tsipras indicated that one of the key-points of his programme was the necessity to fight ‘against the idea of a Fortress Europe’, and to conceive an ‘inclusive form of community’…

August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Op-Ed
A government with no political legitimacy

A government with no political legitimacy

The road to democratisation will not be smooth if people cannot unite against the political process that only brings the Bangladesh Nationalist Party or the Bangladesh Awami League to the power, ousting…

NEWSLINE

Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani on Saturday said fresh US sanctions imposed on organisations linked to Tehran’s nuclear programme have ‘further deepened’ mistrust that exists between the long-time foes…

August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · International, Other World News
UK bankers’ bonuses rise twice as fast as rest of workforce

UK bankers’ bonuses rise twice as fast as rest of workforce

Bonuses for Britain’s bankers and insurance workers rose at double the pace of those for the total workforce last year, despite politicians’ and regulators’ attempts to clamp down on bumper payouts at financial firms…

August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Business
Time to end enforced disappearances

Time to end enforced disappearances

More than 200 people, mostly political activists, falling victim to enforced disappearances in the past seven years, as New Age reported on Saturday, is disconcerting mainly because such disappearances contradict wholly with the rule…

August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Editorial

Ronaldo out of Madrid trip to Sociedad

World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo has not been included in Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti’s squad for their trip to Real Sociedad on Sunday due to ongoing injury problems…

August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
Shunno launches their 4th album Bhaago

Shunno launches their 4th album Bhaago

Popular band Shunno launched their 4th album titled Bhaago on August 29 at Winter Garden, Ruposhi Bangla Hotel. The album was released with a concert by Bangladesh’s musical heavy weights such as Fuad Almuqtadir, Nemesis, Chirkutt, Elita Karim among others…

August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Timeout

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