Archive for July 18th, 2016

House robbed in Dhaka tying up woman, daughter

A house was robbed at Shahinbag of Tejgaon in Dhaka on Monday evening. Robbers tied a woman and her daughter in a room of the house and took away valuables, local people said. Local people rescued the woman and her daughter after the robbers ran away along the valuables. Tejgaon police station inspector (inquiry) Moshiur Rahman said, ‘We reached at […]

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National
AL candidates win M’singh by-polls

AL candidates win M’singh by-polls

The Awami League candidates unofficially won the by-polls to Mymensingh-1 and Mymensingh-3 constituencies held on Monday…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National
NSU suspends detained professor

NSU suspends detained professor

The authorities of North South University on Monday suspended its professor Gias Uddin Ahsan who was arrested on charges of renting out flat to Gulshan cafe attackers…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Tk 10 lakh reward announced for militant to return to normal life

Tk 10 lakh reward announced for militant to return to normal life

The Rapid Action Battalion on Monday announced Tk 10 lakh reward if any activist of militant outfits choose to return to normal life and help the battalion…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Attackers walked into café with firearms in backpacks: Minster

Attackers walked into café with firearms in backpacks: Minster

The home minister, Asaduzzaman Khan Kama,l on Monday said attackers walked into Holey Artisan Bakery at Gulshan in the capital carrying firearms in their backpacks…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Indian rape survivor gang-raped again by same men

Indian rape survivor gang-raped again by same men

An Indian student was recovering in hospital after being gang-raped by a group of men including some charged with sexually assaulting her three years earlier, an officer said Monday…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
Six dead, eight wounded after Kazakh shootings

Six dead, eight wounded after Kazakh shootings

At least six people have been killed and eight wounded in attacks on police by suspected Islamist militants…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International
Turkish soldier opens fire outside Ankara courthouse

Turkish soldier opens fire outside Ankara courthouse

A Turkish soldier opened fire outside the main courthouse in the Turkish capital Ankara on Monday before being detained…

Left-leaning student bodies demand home minister’s resignation

Progressive students’ alliance, a platform of left leaning student organisations, on Monday demanded the resignation of home minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Collapsed site of Rana Plaza. — New Age file photo

Rana Plaza murder trial begins

The charges were framed against 41 people including Rana Plaza owner Sohel Rana on Monday with Dhaka District and Sessions Judge’s Court for killing an…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Cabinet nods amending Dhaka-Delhi extradition treaty

Cabinet nods amending Dhaka-Delhi extradition treaty

The cabinet on Monday approved an amendment proposal to the Treaty between Bangladesh and India Relating to Extradition…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Nation frustrated at PM’s remarks: BNP

Nation frustrated at PM’s remarks: BNP

Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Monday said the nation got frustrated at the prime minister’s claim of existing national unity against terrorism…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Prosecution happy, defence to file appeal

Prosecution happy, defence to file appeal

The prosecution has expressed satisfaction over the verdict of eight Jamalpur Jamaat-e-Islami leaders in the war crimes case while the defence said they would file…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National
SC orders Hazaribagh tanners to pay Tk 10,000 fine a day

SC orders Hazaribagh tanners to pay Tk 10,000 fine a day

The Supreme Court on Monday ordered each of the 154 tannery owners at Hazaribagh to pay the government Tk 10,000 per day as fine for not relocating their…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National
SC upholds stay on cocaine smuggler’s bail

SC upholds stay on cocaine smuggler’s bail

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Monday upheld its stay order on the High Court decision granting interim bail to alleged cocaine smuggler…

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Three Jamalpur war crimes accused to die, five jailed until death

Three Jamalpur war crimes accused to die, five jailed until death

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Monday handed down death sentence for three Jamalpur Jamaat-e-Islami leaders and imprisonment until death for five others for…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Patron of one of Gulshan attackers held

Patron of one of Gulshan attackers held

Police have arrested a school teacher from Vadail area of Ashulia for patronising Shafiqul Islam Uzzal, one of the attackers to Holey Artisan Bakery who was…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National
US President Barack Obama makes a statement on the shooting of police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, from the White House in Washington, US, July 17, 2016. — Reuters photo

Obama calls for calm after shootings

US president Barack Obama has called for restraint after three police officers were shot dead in the city of Baton Rouge in Louisiana. The gunman, Gavin Long, an African-American who…

‘Robber’ killed in Brahmanbaria ‘gunfight’

‘Robber’ killed in Brahmanbaria ‘gunfight’

A suspected robber was killed in a reported gunfight with police at Akhaura in Brahmanbaria early Monday…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Fresh gas tariff hike on cards

The Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission would hold an eight-day public hearing from August 7 on gas utilities’ demand for raising tariff for the consumers…

July 18, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

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