Archive for July 10th, 2016

Case filed over Sholakia attack

Case filed over Sholakia attack

Police have started a case under the Anti-Terrorism Act accusing two persons and a number of unknown people over the terror attack near Sholakia Eid congregation in…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · National
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Biswal offers Bangladesh assistance to face terrorism, violent extremism

US assistant secretary of state for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Desai Biswal on Sunday offered US assistance to Bangladeshi government’s efforts to counter…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · National
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Bin Laden’s son threatens revenge for father’s assassination

The son of slain al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has threatened revenge against the United States for assassinating his father, according to…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · International, Middle East
Law minister urges judiciary to act stricter

Law minister urges judiciary to act stricter

The minister for law, justice and parliamentary affairs, Anisul Huq, on Sunday urged the judiciary to act stricter and judges to be more stringent in dealing with…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Govt decides stopping airing of Peace TV

Govt decides stopping airing of Peace TV

The government on Sunday decided to stop airing of Peace TV of controversial scholar Zakir Naik to stop spreading of religious militancy. The cabinet committee…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics

DLA to mark protest day against militant attacks

Democratic Left Alliance, a combine of eight left leaning political parties will hold countrywide protest day on July 13 protesting against militant attacks in…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Sholakia attackers rented house in Kishoreganj town

Sholakia attackers rented house in Kishoreganj town

The attackers to Sholakia Eid congregation had reconnoitered the area renting a house in Kishoreganj town a week before the…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid. New Age file photo

Inform govt if student found absent for more than 10 days: Nahid

The minister for education, Nurul Islam Nahid, on Sunday asked all the educational institutions to inform the government if any student remains absent in…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
One killed, 50 injured in Faridpur clash

One killed, 50 injured in Faridpur clash

A man was killed and at least 50 people were injured in a clash between two groups of villagers over establishing supremacy at Muralirchar in Boalmari of…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Death toll in Kashmir violence rises to 16

Death toll in Kashmir violence rises to 16

Death toll in violence in Indian state of Kashmir rose to 16 on Sunday clashes continued over the killing of Hizbul Mujhaideen activist…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
Australia’s Labor party concedes defeat in nat’l poll

Australia’s Labor party concedes defeat in nat’l poll

Australia’s opposition Labor Party conceded defeat in the federal election on Sunday, clearing the way for prime minister Malcolm Turnbull to…

BNP leader killed in Satkhira ‘gunfight’

BNP leader killed in Satkhira ‘gunfight’

A union level leader of Bangladesh Nationalist Party, who was accused in 13 criminal cases, was killed in a ‘gunfight’ at Ganghati under Shyamnagar in Satkhira early Sunday…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Two JMB suspects arrested in Pabna

Two JMB suspects arrested in Pabna

Police arrested two suspected members of banned Islamist militant outfit Jammatul Mujahedin Bangladesh from a house at Palpara of Sujanagar in Pabna Saturday night…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
People take part in a protest against police brutality and in support of Black Lives Matter during a march in New York.--Reuters photo

Protests over shootings block roads in US cities, arrests made

Protests against the shootings of two black men by police officers shut down main arteries in a number of US cities on Saturday, leading to numerous arrests, but remained mostly peaceful, except for scuffles with riot police in Baton Rouge…

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UK’s ex-deputy PM terms Iraq war ‘illegal’

John Prescott, who was deputy prime minister when Britain went to war with Iraq in 2003, says the invasion by UK and US forces was ‘illegal’…

Victor Barrio faces the bull before death. the fight was being telecast live.--Reuters photo

Matador killed during bullfight in Spain

A matador has died after being gored by a bull in Spain – the first bullfighter to die in the ring in Spain this century.
Victor Barrio, 29, a professional bullfighter, was killed when the bull’s horn pierced his chest…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Other Games, Sports
Dozens dead in South Sudan clashes

Dozens dead in South Sudan clashes

Dozens of people have been killed in clashes in South Sudan’s capital Juba…

Teen girl gang-raped in Jessore

Teen girl gang-raped in Jessore

A teenage girl was raped by a group of young men at Nehalpur in Manirampur of Jessore on Thursday night. The victim filed a case against five…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Youths straying from home under scanner

Youths straying from home under scanner

The government has asked law enforcement agencies to launch a thorough investigation into each individual case of runaway youths and find out their actual number, who have reportedly remained traceless and are suspected to have links with militant outfits…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

CONTAINING TERRORISM: China, India, US keen to support Bangladesh

Several countries including China, India and the United States said they would support Bangladesh in its efforts to contain terrorism and militant activities…

July 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

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