Archive for September 27th, 2015

2 siblings killed in Mymensingh attack

Two siblings were killed and four others injured in an attack over a trifling matter at Boirati village in Gauripur upazila of Mymensingh on Sunday…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Catalan separatists eye election boost to defy Spain over independence

Separatist parties are expected to win control of Catalonia’s parliament in an election on Sunday, setting the region on course for a unilateral declaration of independence from Spain, which the…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International

Bangladesh hajj mission display photos of probable Bangladeshi victims in Makkah

Photographs of probable Bangladeshi victims of Mina stampede have been displayed in Bangladesh hajj mission, Makkah for the identification by hajj agents, relatives and…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Israeli police, Palestinians clash at al-Aqsa

Israeli police and Palestinians clashed on Sunday at Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque compound, where violence in recent weeks has raised…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · International, Middle East

17 Syrian migrants die off Turkish coast

An official says 17 Syrians have drowned after their boat sank off the Turkish coast on its way to the Greek island of Leros…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International
Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan. — BSS file photo

Home minister finds Australia’s security fear baseless

The minister for home affairs, Asaduzzaman Khan, on Sunday rejected Australia’s fear of terror attack as ‘baseless’. Responding to reporters at his office, the minister said there is no such…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Cricket, National, Sports

Sirajganj clash leaves 1 killed, 20 injured

At least one person was killed while 20 others injured in a clash between the inhabitants of two villages over a trifle matter in Shahzadpur of Sirajganj on Sunday morning…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Friends kill college student in Gazipur

Two youth allegedly killed their friend by stabbing him with scissors at his house at Chhoto Latifpur in Kaliakair of Gazipur early Sunday. The deceased was identified as…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Chinese president assures to reduce Sino-Bangla trade gap

Terming Bangladesh China’s one of important cooperation partners, Chinese president Xi Jinping has assured prime minister Sheikh Hasina of taking necessary measures to reduce the huge trade gap between the two countries…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · National
Artist's concept illustrates a supermassive black hole with millions to billions times the mass of the sun.--CNN photo

Black hole 30 times bigger than expected

This should not be possible. Researchers say they have detected a supermassive black hole at the center of a newly found galaxy that’s far bigger than current theories allow…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International
Tulip Siddiq

Tulip made UK shadow state minister

Tulip Siddiq, Bangladeshi-born British Labour Party MP, has been inducted in the shadow cabinet of Britain….

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · National
Iranian president Hassan Rouhani addresses the UN general assembly at New York. --Reuters photo

Iranian president at UN calls for investigation into hajj stampede

Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani has used a speech at the UN to call for an investigation into Thursday’s stampede at the annual Hajj pilgrimage to Makkah…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · International, Middle East
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina receives 'ICT Sustainable Development Award' from International Telecommunication Union secretary-general Houlin Zhao at a gala dinner programme at UN headquarters Saturday evening.—BSS photo

PM receives ‘ICT Sustainable Development Award’

The prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, has received ‘ICT Sustainable Development Award’ from the International Telecommunication Union…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · National
Six of a family burnt in gas explosion

Six of a family burnt in gas explosion

Six members of a family sustained burn injuries in an explosion at East Senpara of Kafrul in Dhaka early Sunday…

September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · National

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