Archive for July 14th, 2016

Beef up security in all courts: CJ

Beef up security in all courts: CJ

Chief Justice SK Sinha has asked for taking necessary steps to beef up security in all the courts across the country…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National
BNP leader Rizvi hospitalised

BNP leader Rizvi hospitalised

Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi has been admitted to a city hospital…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Govt orders use of anti-graft slogan in utility bills

Govt orders use of anti-graft slogan in utility bills

The Cabinet Division has asked different institutions providing utility services to use anti-corruption slogan…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Bangladesh, USA to work together on 4 major issues

Information minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Thursday said Bangladesh and the United States of America…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National
PM accorded rousing reception at Mongolia

PM accorded rousing reception at Mongolia

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina was accorded a red carpet reception as she arrived at Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia on Thursday on a three-day official visit to…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
SC extends stay order on acquittal of 11 accused in Ahsanullah Master killing

SC extends stay order on acquittal of 11 accused in Ahsanullah Master killing

The Supreme Court on Thursday extended till July 17 the stay order on the High Court verdict acquitting 11 people in the case of Awami League leader…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
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Trump gets 6,000 bags green tea to ‘purify mind’

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee in US polls Donald J Trump got 6,000 bags of green tea from an Indian firm with a message…

Mahathir to launch party to challenge PM Najib

Mahathir to launch party to challenge PM Najib

Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad on Thursday announced plans to launch a new political party that would form a coalition with the federal opposition…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International
Three suspected militants held at Dhaka, Gaibandha

Three suspected militants held at Dhaka, Gaibandha

Three suspected militants were held early Thursday in separate drives at Uttara in the capital and Palashbari in Gaibandha…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National
36th BCS written exams to begin on Sep 1

36th BCS written exams to begin on Sep 1

The written examination of 36th Bangladesh Civil Service will start from September 1, announced the Public Service Commission…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Terror attacks, convicting Bangladeshis abroad won’t affect manpower export: minister

Terror attacks, convicting Bangladeshis abroad won’t affect manpower export: minister

The minister for expatriates’ welfare and overseas employment, Nurul Islam, on Thursday said recent militant attacks in the country and imprisonment of…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National
UGC delegation at NSU

UGC delegation at NSU

A delegation of the University Grants Commission visited North South University, the first private university in the country, on Thursday to inquire about the allegation of…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National
10 Chhatra League activists sued for gang rape in Lakshmipur

10 Chhatra League activists sued for gang rape in Lakshmipur

A victim of gang rape has filed a case against 10 activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League, student wing of ruling Awami League, in Lakshmipur. The victim filed the case under…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Judgement any day in Jessore war crimes case

Judgement any day in Jessore war crimes case

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Thursday said it would deliver the judgement in the war crimes case against former Jamaat-e-Islami MP Shakhawat Hossain, now…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
PM flies to Mongolia to join Asia-Europe Summit

PM flies to Mongolia to join Asia-Europe Summit

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina left Dhaka on Thursday morning for Mongolia to attend the two-day 11th Asia-Europe Summit to be held at its…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
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Body of drowned minor girl recovered

Divers of fire service and civil defence have recovered the body of a minor girl who went missing since she fell into a water body adjacent to…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Two killed in ‘gunfight’ between ‘robber gangs’

Two killed in ‘gunfight’ between ‘robber gangs’

Two alleged robbers were killed in a reported gunfight occurred between two gangs at a hilly area in Teknaf of Cox’s Bazar early Thursday. Identities of the deceased…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Staff applaud as Britain's new Prime Minister Theresa May, and her husband Philip, walk into 10 Downing Street after May had met Queen Elizabeth in Buckingham Palace, in central London, Britain July 13, 2016. — Reuters photo

Theresa May to hand out more jobs in first cabinet

UK prime minister Theresa May will continue to form her new government later – as she begins her first full day in Downing Street. Leading Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson said…

This file photo taken on July 3, 2014 shows an image made available by Jihadist media outlet al-Itisam Media on June 29, 2014, allegedly showing members of the Islamic State group including military leader and Georgian native, Abu Omar al-Shishani (C) (Tarkhan Batirashvili), speaking at an unknown location between the Iraqi Nineveh province and the Syrian town of Al-Hasakah.  -- AFP photo

IS says ‘minister of war’ Shishani killed

Abu Omar al-Shishani, who the Pentagon described as Islamic State’s ‘minister of war’, was killed in combat in the Iraqi city of Shirqat, south of Mosul…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · International, Middle East

1.05 lakh teaching positions lying vacant

Classroom teaching at primary, secondary schools and colleges has been facing disruptions due to failure to recruit teachers to fill 1.05 lakh vacancies…

July 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

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