Archive for September 3rd, 2016

Chawk Bazar factory fire: Injured dies at DMCH

One of the three people who were critically injured in a fire at a plastic factory near Club Ghat under Chawk Bazar police station in Dhaka, died…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Security tightened in Gazipur, Dhaka over Quasem’s execution

Security tightened in Gazipur, Dhaka over Quasem’s execution

Security has been beefed up in and around Kashimpur Jail and Dhaka and Gazipur districts over the imminent execution of death-row convict Jamaat leader Mir Quasem Ali…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Hindu man’s slit-throat body found in Bogra

Hindu man’s slit-throat body found in Bogra

The slaughtered body of a Hindu man was recovered from at Jhopgari in Bogra on Saturday…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Mir Quasem’s execution order reaches jail

Mir Quasem’s execution order reaches jail

The execution order of death-row convict Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mir Quasem Ali reached at the Kashimpur Central Jail in Gazipur on Saturday afternoon…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics

Bengali settlers call hartal for Sunday in hill dists

Five organisations of Bangali settlers on Saturday called dawn to dusk hartal for Sunday in Chittagong Hill Tracts demanding the cancellation of Chittagong Hill Tracts Land Dispute Resolution Commission (amendment) Act-2016…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Amnesty criticises section 57 of ICT Act

Amnesty criticises section 57 of ICT Act

Amnesty International on Saturday criticised the section 57 of Information and Communications Technology Act saying the act is often used by the Bangladeshi authorities to target, harass and imprison critics…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National
IGP asks derailed people to come back on to right track

IGP asks derailed people to come back on to right track

The inspector general of police, AKM Shahidul Haque, on Saturday asked the people who became derailed by mistake to come back on to right track for welfare of the nation…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Shop employee found dead in city

Shop employee found dead in city

A shop employee was found dead in a shop in Dhaka University market at Kataban in the city on Saturday morning…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Suspected JMB operative’s autopsy concludes

The post-mortem examination of a suspected operative of banned militant outfit Jamaatul Mujaheedin Bangladesh, who was killed in a police raided at an ‘extremist’ den at Rupnagar in the capital on Friday night, was concluded on Saturday afternoon…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Family meets Mir Quasem at jail

Family meets Mir Quasem at jail

The family of death-row convict Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mir Quasem Ali will meet him at Kashimpur Central Jail in Gazipur on Saturday afternoon…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics

Two minor siblings killed in Keraniganj accident

Two minor siblings were killed and four people were injured as a microbus plunged into a roadside ditch in Satka area of Keraniganj on Saturday morning…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National
One killed, 20 injured in clash in Habiganj

One killed, 20 injured in clash in Habiganj

A man was killed and 20 others were injured in a clash between two rival groups at Shyampur under Bahubal of Habiganj on Saturday…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Kuwaitis asked to check phones before travelling to US

Kuwait has advised citizens to make sure their phones contain no material that might be seen as being linked to Islamist militants before travelling to the United States…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · International, Middle East

India trashes reports on Farakka water flooding Bangladesh

Indian ministry of external affairs has criticised the media reports regarding release of water from Farakka Barrage contributing to floods in Bangladesh as ‘erroneous and misleading’…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Parents forced off ambulance as girl dies on way to hospital

A couple was allegedly forced to get down from an ambulance after their seven-year-old daughter died en route to a hospital in Odisha’s Malkangiri district on Friday…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
Fakhrul off to Singapore for treatment

Fakhrul off to Singapore for treatment

Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday morning went to Singapore for medical treatment…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics

China ratifies Paris climate change agreement

China’s parliament on Saturday ratified the Paris agreement on climate change, the Xinhua state news agency said, which could help put the pact into force by as early as the end of the year…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International
Hermine pounds Florida, then churns north into Carolinas

Hermine pounds Florida, then churns north into Carolinas

Hurricane Hermine wreaked havoc across Florida on Friday, causing widespread power outages and flooding before diminishing into a tropical storm and plowing up the Atlantic Coast into the Carolinas…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International
Blast kills 12 as Philippine president visits hometown

Blast kills 12 as Philippine president visits hometown

An explosion at a packed night market in the home city of Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte killed at least 12 people on Friday…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International
RAID ON EXTREMIST HIDEOUT IN CAPITAL: JMB suspect killed, 3 cops injured

RAID ON EXTREMIST HIDEOUT IN CAPITAL: JMB suspect killed, 3 cops injured

A suspected Jamaatul Mujaheedin Bangladesh operative was killed and three police officers were injured in an operation at an ‘extremist’ den at Rupnagar in the capital Friday night…

September 3, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

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