Archive for June, 2016

IU VC Abdul Hakim removed

IU VC Abdul Hakim removed

The government removed the vice-chancellor of Islamic University in Kushtia, professor Abdul Hakim Sarker, on Thursday without…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Dhaka judge suspended for misconduct

Dhaka judge suspended for misconduct

M Jewel Rana, additional district and session’s judge of Dhaka, has been suspended for…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · National
10 robbers to walk gallows for Rangpur double murder

10 robbers to walk gallows for Rangpur double murder

A court in Rangpur on Thursday sentenced 10 robbers to death for killing a truck driver and a van puller while committing robbery…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Agrani Bank acting MD held 2 hrs after taking over charge

Agrani Bank acting MD held 2 hrs after taking over charge

Two hours after taking over charge as acting managing director of state-owned Agrani Bank following the removal of its MD, the Anti Corruption…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Business, National
Minority people now more insecure, says Rizvi

Minority people now more insecure, says Rizvi

Voicing deep concern over a death threat to the chief priest of Dharmarajika Buddhist Monastery in the city, BNP on Thursday alleged that the lives of minority…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
JS passes budget for FY 2016-2017

JS passes budget for FY 2016-2017

Jatiya Sangsad today passed the national budget for fiscal year 2016-2017 to further augment the ongoing pace of development and achieve…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Business, National
Suicide bomb attack kills 30 Afghan trainee police

Suicide bomb attack kills 30 Afghan trainee police

A suicide bomber attacked a bus carrying trainee policemen on Thursday, killing 30, an Afghan official said. The attack took place some…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · International, Middle East
Workers for action against noncompliant garment owners

Workers for action against noncompliant garment owners

Garment labour leaders at a rally in the city on Thursday called on the government to take actions against the garment factory owners who did not pay wage and festival allowance…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · National
No programme but New Year celebration at Ramna

No programme but New Year celebration at Ramna

The housing and public works ministry on Thursday decided not to allow holding any programme but New Year celebration by Chhayanaut at…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · National
7 fishermen abducted in Barguna

7 fishermen abducted in Barguna

In separate incidents, seven fishermen were abducted by forest robbers from the Bay in Patharghata of Barguna early Wednesday. Golam Mostafa Chowdhury, president…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Michael Gove. — Reuters photo

Gove to stand for Conservative leadership

British justice secretary Michael Gove is to run to be the next Conservative Party leader and UK prime minister. Gove, a prominent figure in…

North Korean underground investors fund state projects

North Korean underground investors fund state projects

Devoid of consumer high street banks, North Korea has seen a recent rise in underground financing and investment, much of which supports…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International
Two Habiganj war crimes convicts appeal against ICT order

Two Habiganj war crimes convicts appeal against ICT order

Condemned Habiganj war crimes convict Muhibor Rahman Boro Mia and another convict Abdur Razzak, who was awarded imprisonment till death…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Four held with huge fake currency at Badda

Four held with huge fake currency at Badda

Detective Branch of police in an overnight raid arrested four alleged members of a currency forging syndicate with fake currency notes worth Tk 51.10 lakh in…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · National
PMO orders keeping emergency services operational during Eid vacation

PMO orders keeping emergency services operational during Eid vacation

The Prime Minister’s Office on Wednesday directed all organisations related to emergency services to take special steps to keep their services operational during the…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Fire in residential building kills 8 in India

Fire in residential building kills 8 in India

A fire in a pharmacy engulfed residential quarters of a Mumbai suburban building early Thursday, killing eight people, police said. A fire…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
Obama warns on global growth after UK vote

Obama warns on global growth after UK vote

US president Barack Obama has said the UK vote to leave the EU raises “longer-term concerns about global growth”. He said Brexit would freeze…

In this May 4, 2015, file photo, Argentina football legend Diego Maradona speaks on the second day of the SoccerEx Asian Forum conference in Southern Shuneh, Jordan. Maradona urged fellow Argentines on Wednesday, June 29, 2016, to leave Lionel Messi alone over the current star’s decision to retire from Argentina’s national team following its loss to Chile in the Copa America championship match. — AP photo

Maradona urges Argentines to leave Messi alone over quitting

Football great Diego Maradona is urging fellow Argentines to leave Lionel Messi alone over the current star’s decision to retire from Argentina’s national team following…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
3 arrested with huge VOIP goods seized in Mymensingh

3 arrested with huge VOIP goods seized in Mymensingh

Police seized a huge amount of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) goods, over three thousand biometric re-registered mobile SIMs, three mobile phone sets…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Qualified teacher shortage plagues pry education

Shortage of qualified teachers was on Wednesday identified as a major barrier obstructing quality education at primary schools.
The debilitating problem was identified by parents, teachers and field level education officials at four brainstorming sessions provided by the National Conference on Primary Education Quality in the capital…

June 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

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