Archive for October 7th, 2015

Ex-MP Jalaluddin’s daughter-in-law found dead

Police recovered the bullet-hit body of former Awami League MP Mollah Jalaluddin’s daughter-in-law from their residence at South Central Road of Khulna city on Wednesday evening…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics

RU BCL leader held while mugging

A leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League’s Rajshahi University unit along with an outsider youth was held for allegedly snatching mobile phones and cash from two students on the university campus on Wednesday…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics

4 killed in Munshiganj road accident

At least three people were killed while 10 others injured in a road accident at Chaltipara of Sirajdikhan in Munshiganj Wednesday afternoon…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Police team to go to KSA to bring back Rajon murder accused

A three-member team of police will go to Saudi Arabia for bringing back Quamrul Islam, the fugitive accused in the teenage boy Rajon murder case…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National

Govt blames BNP for foreigners killing to divert int’l attention: Fakhrul

Bangladesh Nationalist Party acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Wednesday said the government is trying to divert public and international attention from the real incidents of recent murders of two foreigners by blaming the party without any investigation…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics
DNA repair wins chemistry Nobel

DNA repair wins chemistry Nobel

The 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded for discoveries in DNA repair. Tomas Lindahl and Paul Modrich and Aziz Sancar were named as the winners on Wednesday morning at…

October 7, 2015 · 1 comment · Europe & Americas, International
Police charge baton on students marching towards health directorate

Police charge baton on students marching towards health directorate

Police dispersed protesters seeking cancellation of medical admission tests for question paper leak out and retake of the of tests charging baton at Kawarn Bazar …

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics

MCQ to take place before written exams in SSC, HSC

The education ministry on Wednesday decided to take multiple choice questions tests before written examinations of every subject from next year’s secondary and higher secondary final examinations…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National

CPB, BSD announce road march towards Sunderbans

The Communist Party of Bangladesh and Bangladesher Samajtantrik Dal will go on a 5-day road march towards Sunderbans from Dhaka demanding scrapping of coal-fired thermal power plants at Rampal near Sunderban…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics

No one can destabilise Bangladesh: PM

Apprehending that a vested quarter is behind the recent planned killing of two foreign nationals, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday affirmed that no one will be able to destabilise the country by carrying out such acts…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Students of Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College in Bogra on Wednesday leave their hostels after the authorities shut the college for indefinite period following a factional clash between two groups of the college unit Bangladesh Chhatra League over establishing supremacy. – New Age photo

Zia medical college closed after BCL infighting

The authorities of Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College in Bogra on Wednesday closed the ollege for indefinite period after a factional clash between two groups of the college unit Bangladesh Chhatra League over establishing supremacy…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National, Politics

Muslim groups sue Myanmar president, alleging Rohingya ‘genocide’

A coalition of Muslim groups has filed suit in New York against Myanmar president Thein Sein and other government officials for alleged crimes against the…

Child rights activists condemn recent repression on children

Child Right Advocacy Coalition in Bangladesh, an alliance of 10 foreign and local child rights organisations, on Wednesday at a discussion condemned the recent incidents of repression on children including a sitting MP’s shooting at a boy…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National
15 idols vandalised in Satkhira temple

15 idols vandalised in Satkhira temple

Unidentified miscreants vandalised at least 15 idols of Hindu goddesses at a temple at Karmakarpara of Assasuni in Satkhira early Wednesday…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National

AL leader’s body found in Cox’s Bazar

Police recovered the body of a local Awami League leader at Battali of Pekua in Cox’s Bazar on Wednesday morning…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National
EU launches operation to seize migrant smugglers’ boats

EU launches operation to seize migrant smugglers’ boats

The European Union is beginning a new operation to intercept boats smuggling migrants across the southern Mediterranean…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International
Five arrested over Sydney shooting

Five arrested over Sydney shooting

Five people have been arrested in dawn raids in western Sydney in connection with the shooting of a police worker last week, Australian police say…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International
Former UNGA chief Ashe charged with taking $1.3m in bribes

Former UNGA chief Ashe charged with taking $1.3m in bribes

US authorities have charged a former United Nations General Assembly president with taking bribes from a Chinese billionaire…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International
Nayantara Sahgal protests Dadri lynching, returns Akademi award

Nayantara Sahgal protests Dadri lynching, returns Akademi award

Acclaimed Indian writer Nayantara Sahgal has returned the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award in protest against what she called the ‘vanishing space’ for diversity…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
British high commissioner Robert Gibson talks to media people after attending a meeting of foreign minister with diplomats at state guest house Padma in the capital on Tuesday. — New Age photo

Diplomats call for higher security

Chiefs of the foreign missions in Bangladesh asked the government for additional security on Tuesday following the recent killings of an Italian and Japanese national in the country…

October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · National, TOP STORIES

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