Archive for February 8th, 2016

Robbers kill housewife in Ashulia

A housewife was killed by unidentified robbers at her residence in Ashulia, on the outskirts of capital Dhaka on Monday night…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Kaler Kantha editor, 3 others sued in Madaripur

A defamation case has been filed against The Daily Kaler Kantho editor Imdadul Haq Milon and three others for publishing a report on some local Awami League leaders…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Migrant crisis: ’24 dead’ off Turkey as boat sinks

Migrant crisis: ’24 dead’ off Turkey as boat sinks

At least 24 migrants have died off the Turkish coast trying to reach the Greek island of Lesbos, Turkish media say…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · International, Middle East

Justice Shamsuddin submits judgments

Retired Appellate Division Justice AHM Shamsuddin Choudhury on Monday submitted 65 judgments and orders he has written after his retirement to the office of Justice Md Iman Ali…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National

SCBA demands guideline for appointing apex court judges

Accusing the government of appointing three new judges to the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court superseding seniority, the Supreme Court Bar Association on Monday demanded a guideline for appointing judges to the apex court…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Return extra fees, Nahid reminds schools

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Monday warned of stern action against those private educational institutions that will fail to return by Tuesday the extra tuition, examination
and admission fees they have charged from their students beyond the officially fixed ones…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
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JCD dissidents set fire to its office

Dissidents in Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal went out on rampage at its office and set fire to it on Monday afternoon failing to make room in the 736-member giant central committee of the student wing of Bangladesh Nationalist Party…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Mahfuza Khatun Shila

Swimmer Shila clinches 2nd SA Games gold

Swimmer Mahfuza Khatun Shila won her second gold medal in 12th SA Games on Monday, taking Bangladesh’s total number of gold to three in the meet. Shila clocked a record 34.88 seconds in the final…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Athletics, Sports

NETROKONA WAR CRIMES: ICT issues arrest warrant against 2 suspects

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Monday issued warrants of arrests against two war crimes suspects of Atpara in Netrokona. The tribunal also showed another accused, Sohrab Fakir, 87, arrested in…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics

DB assigned to investigate tea seller’s death

The case filed in connection with the death of Mirpur tea-seller Babul Mattabbar has been transferred to Detective Branch of police on Monday…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Young girl rescued two days after Taiwan quake; toll could exceed 100

Rescuers pulled out an eight-year-old girl alive from the rubble of a Taiwan apartment block on Monday more than 60 hours after it was toppled by an earthquake, as the mayor of the southern city of Tainan warned the death toll could exceed 100…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International

Missing JL leader’s body found in Lakshmipur

Police Laksmipur on Monday recovered the body of local Juba League leader Md Russell from a pond beside of Motaleb chairman brick field in…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
DU students block Karwanbazar road as Ansar stops bus carrying them

DU students block Karwanbazar road as Ansar stops bus carrying them

A group of students of Dhaka University blocked Karwanbazar crossing after brawling with Ansar members over violation of traffic signal inflicting…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National
AHM Shamsuddin Choudhury

Justice Shamsuddin demands CJ’s resignation

Retired Appellate Division Justice AHM Shamsuddin Choudhury on Monday demanded resignation of the chief justice, Surendra Kumar Sinha, branding his comments on writing verdict by…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Charges framed in Narayanganj 7-murder case

A court in Narayanganj on Monday framed charges against 35 accused in two cases filed in connection with the sensational seven murders in the town…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National

RAJUK inspector lands in jail in Rana Plaza case

A court in Dhaka on Monday rejected a bail petition filed by a Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha building inspector and sent him to jail, pending further legal procedures, involving a murder case filed over…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Suicide bomber in Afghan city kills 3, wounds 14

At least three people were killed and 14 wounded on Monday when a suicide bomber attacked a bus filled with Afghan army personnel in…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
Cabinet nods MoU with KL for sending 15 lakh workers

Cabinet nods MoU with KL for sending 15 lakh workers

The cabinet on Monday approved the draft of a memorandum of understanding with Malaysia with a target of sending 15 lakh Bangladeshi workers…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Arrest warrants for 2 Netrakona war crimes suspects

The International Crimes Tribunal on Monday issued arrest warrants for two war crimes suspects of Atpara upazila in Netrakona…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Body of minor boy found in septic tank in city

The police recovered the body of a five-year-old boy from a septic tank in Bhashantek Rehabilitation Project residential area of the capital on Monday morning…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · National

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