Archive for September 4th, 2016

Teenage girl worker gang raped in Keraniganj, 2 suspects held

A 14-year-old girl worker of a ball-pen factory at Dakhkhin Keraniganj in Dhaka was admitted to Dhaka Medical College Sunday afternoon, a day after she was…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Dhaka blasts Islamabad’s reaction to Quasem execution

Bangladesh on Sunday strongly protested Pakistan’s undue reaction to the execution of war criminal Mir Quasem Ali terming it a ‘brazen interference’ in Bangladesh’s domestic affairs…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Govt to sell rice at Tk 10 among poor

Govt to sell rice at Tk 10 among poor

The government will distribute rice among the poor people across the country at Tk 10 per kg, said the minister for food, Qamrul Islam, on Sunday…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Dipan murder mastermind on six-day remand

Dipan murder mastermind on six-day remand

A Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate’s court on Sunday granted six-day remand for interrogating Abdus Sabur alias Saad alias Raju alias Samad alias Sujan to interrogate him…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Identity of slain JMB trainer confirmed

The identity of the Neo Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh trainer Murad alias Jahangir who was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police during a raid on a ‘militant hideout’ at Rupnagar in the city’s Mirpur on Friday night, has been confirmed…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National
PM distributes sports awards

PM distributes sports awards

The prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, on Sunday handed over the national sports awards for the years 2010, 2011 and 2012 among 32 sportspersons and organisers…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
110 BSMMU doctors get SC nod to file appeal

110 BSMMU doctors get SC nod to file appeal

The Supreme Court on Sunday permitted 110 physicians of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University to file an appeal against a High Court order that…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National
SC stays Manna’s bail order

SC stays Manna’s bail order

The Appellate Division of Supreme Court on Sunday stayed until October 30 the bail order issued to detained Nagarik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna in a sedition case…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Man crushed under train in Sylhet

Man crushed under train in Sylhet

A young man was crushed under the wheels of a speeding train at Shibbari of South Surma in Sylhet early Sunday…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National

Politician M Abdur Rahim passes away

M Abdur Rahim, a close aide to Sheikh Mujubur Rahman, died at 11:20 this morning at the capital’s Ibrahim Cardiac Hospital. He was 86…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National
36 dead in bus-tanker collision in Afghanistan

36 dead in bus-tanker collision in Afghanistan

An Afghan official says at least 36 passengers including women and children have been killed when their bus collided with a fuel tanker in southern Zabul province…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International
Sacked Delhi minister arrested in rape case

Sacked Delhi minister arrested in rape case

Former leader of Aam Aadmi Party of India Sandeep Kumar who was sacked by chief minister Arvind Kejriwal over the sex scandal, has been arrested after a 40-year-old woman filed a rape case against him on Sunday…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
In this file photo, November 2, 2014, Mir Quasem Ali shows ‘V’ sign on his way back to prison from the international crimes tribunal after it had awarded death sentence to him for crimes against humanity he had committed during Bangladesh’s independence war in 1971. — New Age photo

Pakistan expresses deep sadness over Mir Quasem’s execution

The ministry of foreign affairs of Pakistan on Saturday night in a statement said it is deeply saddened over the execution of war criminal Mir Quasem Ali…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Mir Quasem buried at Manikganj

Mir Quasem buried at Manikganj

War crimes convict Mir Quasem Ali, who was executed on Saturday night, was buried at his family graveyard at Chala village of Harirampur in Manikganj early Sunday…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
10 fall sick inhaling ammonia in city

10 fall sick inhaling ammonia in city

At least 10 people fell sick after inhaling ammonia, leaked from an ice-factory at Champatali Lane of Soarighat area in old Dhaka on Saturday night…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Hong Kong votes in first major poll since pro-democracy protests

Hong Kong votes in first major poll since pro-democracy protests

Voting has started in the first major elections in Hong Kong since pro-democracy protests in 2014…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International
Mexican soldiers kill ten after highway ambush near US border

Mexican soldiers kill ten after highway ambush near US border

Mexican soldiers killed ten members of a criminal group accused of ambushing a military patrol near the US border in the violent northern state of Tamaulipas on Saturday, the government said…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International
War crimes: Mir Quasem hanged

War crimes: Mir Quasem hanged

War crimes convict Mir Quasem Ali, also a Jamaat-e-Islami leader, was hanged at Kashimpur Central Jail Part-2 on Saturday night, a day after he declined to seek a presidential clemency…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

Jamaat calls 8-hour hartal for Monday

Jamaat-e-Islami on Saturday called a countrywide eight-hour general strike from 6:00am on Monday in protest at what they called ‘the government’s planned killing’ of the party’s central executive member Mir Quasen Ali…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

Ganajagaran Mancha hails execution

Ganajagaran Mancha spokesperson Imran H Sarker on Saturday night hailed the execution of death penalty of war criminal Al Badr commander Mir Quasem Ali…

September 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

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