Archive for March 12th, 2015

DB picks ‘mentally challenged’ man from Khaleda’s office

Plain clothes men of detective branch of police on Thursday picked up a man seemed to be mentally challenged in front of the…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · National
Khaleda calls news conference Friday

Khaleda calls news conference Friday

Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson,Khaleda Zia, would appear before the press in a press conference on Friday disclosing the position of BNP-led alliance…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics

Ban on tight time intercity bus service lifted

The government on Thursday withdrew the night time restriction on intercity bus services…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · National

3 injured in BCL fractional clash at Barisal

At least three activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League, student wing of ruling Awami League, were injured on Thursday in a factional clash…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Politics

China detains five women’s rights activists

China formally detained five women’s rights activists on Thursday, apparently for planning to demonstrate against sexual harassment on public transport…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · International, South Asia

Chakma school teacher hacked to death at Khagrachari

Unidentified miscreants hacked to death a former school teacher of Chakma community while his wife was left seriously injured at west Keyangghat area…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Nothing clear yet about Salahuddin, says home minister

The state minister for home affairs, Asaduzzaman Khan, on Thursday said they were not still clear whether Bangladesh Nationalist Party joint secretary general Salahuddin Ahmed…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Politics

Bodies of Juba Dal, Shibir men recovered in Noakhali, Chapainawabganj

Police recovered bodies of a Lakshipur unit Jatiyatabadi Juba Dal leader from Noakhali and of a Islami Chhatra Shibir activist from Chapainawabganj on Thursday…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics

Bomb blasts at CMM court

A crude bomb went off outside a courtroom at Chief Metropolitan Magistrate’s Court in Dhaka on Thursday…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics
New Age photo

6 killed, 89 injured in Mongla factory collapse

Three workers died and many others were feared got trapped as the roof of an under-construction factory collapsed in Mongla industrial area on Thursday…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Khaleda Zia would surrender to court politely, hopes PM

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed her hope that Khaleda Zia would surrender to the court politely to comply with the arrest warrant issued earlier, Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha reports…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics

HC asks govt to explain by Sunday why it won’t be ordered to trace Salahuddin

The high court on Thursday asked the government to explain on Sunday why it should not be directed to find out Bangladesh Nationalist Party joint secretary general Salahuddin…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics

IOM keen to help repatriate Bangladeshi workers from Libya

International Organisation of Migration is keen to help repatriate Bangladeshi workers from Libya if the government seeks its cooperation…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · National
Afghanistan: Talibans kill 7 police in ambush

Afghanistan: Talibans kill 7 police in ambush

An Afghan official says Taliban gunmen have killed seven policemen in an ambush in the northern Kunduz province.

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
3 killed as train hits pickup van in Gazipur

3 killed as train hits pickup van in Gazipur

Three people including a college student and ice-cream vendor were killed and six others injured as a train crashed into a pickup van at a level crossing at Maijpara in Sreepur of Gazipur on…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · National
New Age photo

EC to declare schedules of Dhaka, Ctg city polls this month

The Election Commission on Thursday said it would declare the schedules of polls to Chittagong and bifurcated Dhaka city corporations within March…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Politics
De Villiers ensures South Africa make last eight

De Villiers ensures South Africa make last eight

South Africa’s bowlers backed up a solid batting performance led by captain AB de Villiers’ 99 to ensure they qualified for the knockout phase of the World Cup…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · ICC Cricket World Cup 2015
St. Louis county police: 2 officers shot in Ferguson

St. Louis county police: 2 officers shot in Ferguson

Two officers were shot during a protest in front of the Ferguson Police Department early Thursday, authorities said, as demonstrators gathered following the resignation of the embattled police chief of the St. Louis suburb…

Congress rallies behind Manmohan

Congress rallies behind Manmohan

‎In an unprecedented gesture, members of the Congress Working Committee and all party MPS, led by party president Sonia Gandhi, marched on Thursday morning to former PM Manmohan Singh’s residence to express solidarity…

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
Indonesia says execution of foreigners on death row to be done together

Indonesia says execution of foreigners on death row to be done together

The execution of 10 foreigners on death row in Indonesia for drugs offences will be carried out together, the attorney general’s office said on Thursday.

March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International

Advertisement