Archive for September 7th, 2016

Fakhrul returns home from Singapore after treatment

Fakhrul returns home from Singapore after treatment

Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir returned home from Singapore on Wednesday after receiving medical treatment there…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Trader ‘beaten dead by cops’ in Narsingdi

Trader ‘beaten dead by cops’ in Narsingdi

A trader was beaten to death allegedly by members of Detective Branch of police at Belabo in Narsingdi on Wednesday…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
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Zia’s Swadhinata Padak removed from National Museum

The cabinet division on Wednesday removed the Swadhinata Padak of late president Ziaur Rahman, also the founder of Bangladesh Nationalist Party, from the National Museum…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
SC stays HC order declaring 15pc tax on pvt universities illegal

SC stays HC order declaring 15pc tax on pvt universities illegal

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed for two months the High Court order that declared illegal the government’s two gazettes…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Bangladesh reassured of Philippines’ help to recover stolen money

Bangladesh reassured of Philippines’ help to recover stolen money

The Philippines has reiterated that it is committed to help Bangladesh recover through proper legal procedures the $81 million robbed from its central bank…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Business, National
Man to die for killing minor girl in Kushtia

Man to die for killing minor girl in Kushtia

A court in Kushtia on Wednesday convicted a man and sentenced him to death for killing a minor girl after rape in 2014…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Kuwait reintroduces ban on recruiting Bangladeshi workers

Kuwait reintroduces ban on recruiting Bangladeshi workers

The interior ministry of Kuwait reintroduced a ban on recruitment of workers from Bangladesh after months from reopening it under certain controls…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Malaysia confirms first case of Zika

Malaysia confirms first case of Zika

Malaysia on Wednesday confirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a pregnant woman, a 27-year-old living in a southern city next to the city-state of Singapore…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International
Severe traffic congestion on highways

Severe traffic congestion on highways

Severe traffic jam was created on Wednesday on Dhaka-Tangail and Dhaka-Chittagong highways triggering sufferings to the homebound people…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Two get death sentence for Linkon murder

Two get death sentence for Linkon murder

Two people were awarded death penalty and fined Tk 20,000 in connection to a murder case filed against them at Shariatpur in 2013…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
PM launches food-aid for ultra-poor

PM launches food-aid for ultra-poor

The prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, at Chilmari of Kurigram on Wednesday kicked off government’s most generous poor-friendly food-aid programme to make rice available for ultra-poor at a very low price…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
HC releases full text of Ahsanullah Master killing verdict

HC releases full text of Ahsanullah Master killing verdict

The High Court on Wednesday released the full text of its verdict upholding the death sentences of six convicts and commuting those of seven others to…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Court takes charges against Khaleda into cognizance

Court takes charges against Khaleda into cognizance

Dhaka Metropolitan session Judges Court on Wednesday took charge-sheet against Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia along with 83 others into cognisance in three vandalism and arson attack at Darussalam area in Dhaka in 2015…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Bus-truck collision kills three in Natore

Bus-truck collision kills three in Natore

At least three people were killed and seven others injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a truck at Manikpur on the Banpara-Hatikumrul road of Baraigram in Natore on Wednesday morning…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Two couples held over ‘Neo JMB’ link

Two couples held over ‘Neo JMB’ link

Members of Rapid Action Battalion arrested two couples for their suspected link to ‘Neo JMB’ from different places of Dhaka and Narayanganj district early Wednesday…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
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Students’ demo for footbridge triggers tailback in Tongi

A long tailback was created on the Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway as college students staged a demonstration and put up a barricade on the highway at College Gate in Tongi demanding construction of a footbridge at the point…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
One killed, two injured in city road mishap

One killed, two injured in city road mishap

A Rickshaw passenger was killed and two others were injured in a road mishap in front of the RAJUK bhaban at Dilkusha in the capital on Wednesday morning…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Falling iron block kills worker at Padma project

Falling iron block kills worker at Padma project

A construction worker was killed after a heavy iron block fell on him at Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project site in Munshiganj on Tuesday…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Two Marma men beaten to death in Bandarban

Two Marma men beaten to death in Bandarban

Two marma people were killed on Tuesday night as their associates beat them to death at Ankapara of Roansori in Banderban…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · National
13 killed, dozens wounded in Chicago shootings

13 killed, dozens wounded in Chicago shootings

Thirteen people were shot to death over the Labor Day weekend in Chicago, making it the deadliest holiday weekend of one of the deadliest summers the city has experienced in decades…

September 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International

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