Archive for August 25th, 2015

Inu led attack on Mansur Ali’s residence in 1974: Gayeshwar

BNP senior leader Gayeshwar Chandra Roy on Tuesday alleged that Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal president and Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu had led an armed attack on then Home Minister Captain M Mansur Ali’s residence on March 17, 1974…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Politics

BCL factional clash injures 2 at CU

Two factions of Bangladesh Chhatra League clashed at of Chittagong University on Tuesday, leaving two people injured…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

7 ex-Oriental Bank officials get life in prison for graft

A Dhaka court on Tuesday sentenced seven former officials of Oriental Bank to life imprisonment…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Rajon killers’ property confiscated

Police confiscated the property of two main accused Quamrul Islam and Shamim Alam in a case filed over the gruesome murder of teenage boy Sheikh Samiul Alam Rajon…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

IDEA deputy director Bari withdrawn

Abdul Bari, a deputy director of Identification System for Enhancing Access to Services (IDEA) project of the National Identity wing of Election Commission…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

HC orders change of names of road, auditorium named after collaborators

The High Court on Tuesday asked the Khulna city mayor to reinstate ‘Jessore Road’ as the name of Khan-a-Sabur Road in Khulna…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

RAB won’t be disbanded: Law Minister

Amid widespread criticisms from different quarters over the extrajudicial killings by members of the Rapid Action Battalion, Law Minister Anisul Haque on Tuesday said the elite force will not be disbanded…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Selima among 14 BNP leaders face arrest

A Dhaka court on Tuesday issued warrants for the arrest of 14 Bangladesh Nationalist Party leaders, including its vice-chairman Selima Rahman…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Charge framing in Kibria murder case deferred for 8th time

Sylhet Speedy Trial Tribunal on Tuesday again deferred the charge framing in the ex-finance minister SAMS Kibria murder case…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Direct interview with ministry to appoint project directors: Kamal

The minister for planning, AHM Mustafa Kamal, on Tuesday said that the key post of project directors in development schemes are to be appointed through direct interviews…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Another movement after BNP’s overhaul, says Nazrul

Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior leader, Nazrul Islam Khan on Tuesday dropped a hint that their party will launch another spell of anti-government movement once its overhauling process is over…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics

Generator blast kills shipyard worker in Chittagong

A worker was burnt to death as a fire broke out in a shipyard following a generator blast in Dakhshin Shitalpur area of Sitakundo on Tuesday morning…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Iqbal Mahmud made BTRC Chairman

The government has appointed senior secretary Iqbal Mahmud chairman of the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission for three years…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

JU teachers protest appointment of BCL leader

Jahangirnagar University Teachers’ Association on Tuesday protested the appointment of a Bangladesh Chhatra League leader as an officer in registrar’s office…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

ECNEC approves 5 projects involving Tk 6,553.01 cr

The executive committee of the National Economic Council on Tuesday approved five projects, including the construction of ‘Dasherkandi Sewerage Treatment Plant’ …

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Girl suicide bomber kills five in northeast Nigeria

A teenage suicide bomber detonated an explosive device strapped to her body in the northeastern Nigerian city of Damaturu early on Tuesday, killing five people and wounding about 30, police said…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · International, Other World News

Extrajudicial killings can’t be tolerated, says Swayne

Visiting UK minister of state for international development Desmond Swayne on Tuesday said extrajudicial killings cannot be tolerated in any democratic country and called for…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics
HC asks govt to explain why financial aid not given to Kalshi arson survivors

HC asks govt to explain why financial aid not given to Kalshi arson survivors

The High Court on Tuesday directed the government to explain in four weeks why it would not be asked to give adequate financial aid to the lone survivor Farzana of the arson attack to Kurmitola Bihari camp at…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National
India to return Noor Hossain any time

India to return Noor Hossain any time

The minister for home affairs, Asaduzzaman Khan, on Tuesday said Bangladesh is expecting the extradition of Noor Hossain, prime accused of killing seven people after abduction…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

125 Bangladeshis return from Myanmar

A fresh batch of 125 Bangladeshi illegal migrants including 26 minors are repatriated from Myanmar on Tuesday noon after the flag meeting between Border Guard Bangladesh and…

August 25, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Advertisement