Archive for September, 2015

SRK unfazed by film clash with Salman

Although much is being talked about actors Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan’s films ­clashing at the box office next Eid, SRK is hardly fazed, and insists that there is no clash…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Timeout

Cavani steals Di Maria’s thunder

Angel di Maria made his debut as a second half substitute as champions Paris Saint-Germain maintained their perfect start to the season with a 3-0 win at Monaco on Sunday…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
Yingluck appears at SC over doomed rice subsidy scheme

Yingluck appears at SC over doomed rice subsidy scheme

Former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra appeared before the Supreme Court on Monday to review evidence in a case involving rice subsidies that haemorrhaged billions of dollars and could see her jailed for up to 10 years for negligence…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International

Keya composite factory closes in fear of vandalism

The authority of the Keya Composite limited on Monday announced closure of the factory located at Konabari Jarun area for an indefinite time, fearing sabotage…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Former hat-trick record-holder Leggat dies

Graham Leggat, who held the record for the quickest English top- flight hat-trick for over 51 years until Southampton’s Sadio Mane broke it in May, has died aged 81…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
THE MARCO POLO BRIDGE INCIDENT : A history that continues to resonate

THE MARCO POLO BRIDGE INCIDENT : A history that continues to resonate

THE bridge, upon which history this way passed, still stands. Renovated, but with some of the original paving slabs that echoed to the hobnailed boots of Japan’s Imperial army…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Post Editorial

BCL at it again

The shameful attack by activists of the Chhatra League, the student organisation of the ruling Awami League, on a group of teachers at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology on Sunday is deplorable…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Editorial

‘Indira Gandhi considered military strike on Pak’s nuke sites’

Returning to power in 1980, the then prime minister Indira Gandhi had considered a military strike on Pakistan’s nuclear installations to prevent it from acquiring weapons capabilities, a declassified CIA document has claimed, reports The Times of India…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · International, South Asia

Pushing the edge on nuclear war

Official Washington’s neocons and liberal hawks are ratcheting up tensions again over Ukraine with the goal of humiliating and even destabilising nuclear-armed Russia — and there is no modern-day JFK to tamp down the enthusiasm…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Op-Ed

Market Disclosures

Trading of the units of the fund will be allowed only in the spot market and block transactions will also be settled as per spot settlement cycle with cum benefit from 01.09.2015 to 02.09.2015…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Business

Nurjahan Murshid’s anniversary of death today

Today is the 12th death anniversary of Nurjahan Murshid, a renowned leader of women renaissance of Bengal and one of the major organisers of the Liberation War…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

2 university students held for mugging

Shahbag police on Monday night detained two university students for snatching a mobile phone and ATM card from man at gunpoint at Suhrawadi Udyan on August 16…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · National

CASUALTIES OF ‘FORTRESS EUROPE’ : Refugees dead on land and sea

THE death toll among desperate refugees fleeing war zones in the Middle East and Africa continues to mount, with horrifying scenes that go beyond anything seen in Europe since World War II…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Post Editorial

Reduction in fuel oil prices a must

It is unacceptable that Bangladeshis pay the highest for fuel oils such as diesel, octane and petrol after the Maldivians among the South Asian nations and many other lower-middle income economies…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Editorial

NEWSLINE

A powerful blast in the ruins of Syria’s ancient Palmyra raised fears Monday that the Islamic State group has damaged another of the Middle East’s most treasured heritage sites…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · International, Other World News

Second chance to deal with the past

WITHIN a week of former government’s second electoral defeat, this time at the general election, two senior representatives of the United States paid a rare joint visit to Sri Lanka…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Op-Ed

AROUND THE TOWN

Exhibition
Voyage of Nature
By: S Helal Uddin
Time: 12pm to 8pm
Date: August 20- September…

September 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Timeout

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