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South Asia Conference on ‘Towards a regional agenda on social inclusion and Dalit women’s concerns’ was held at CIRDAP international conference centre in Dhaka on Monday. — New Age photo

Collective efforts stressed to root out discriminations against downtrodden people

Lawmakers and human rights campaigners on Monday called for taking collective efforts by all concerned to root out all sorts of discriminations against downtrodden (Dalit) people in the subcontinent…

March 1, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National, Politics

N Korea warns of preemptive strikes against US, South

North Korea on Tuesday lashed out at an upcoming joint US-South Korean military exercise, warning it would attack the South and the US mainland in case of any armed provocation…

February 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International

US air strikes aid Afghan forces against IS

Afghan forces backed by American air strikes have killed dozens of insurgents loyal to Islamic State this week as they continue a push into areas occupied by the radical group, officials said on Tuesday…

February 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Asia-Pacific, International

Charge framing against Khaleda in Niko case deferred

Dhaka Special Judge’s court –9 differed charge framing against BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia in NiKo case as the defense pleaded for time citing illness of Khaleda Zia. The former prime minister’s counsel filed time petition mentioning that due to illness…

February 18, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Charges pressed against 49 BNP leaders, activists

Dhaka Metropolitan Police on Tuesday submitted two charge sheets against 49 BNP men including Rafiqul Islam Miah and Amanullah Aman in an arson case filed with Paltan police station in the capital…

February 17, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National, Politics

Action recommended against war crimes prosecutor Mohammad Ali

The chief war crimes prosecutor on Sunday requested law minister and the law secretary to take action against prosecutor Mohammad Ali for ‘serious professional misconduct…

February 15, 2016 · 0 comments · Back Page, National

Teacher held for derogatory remarks against lawmaker

Police arrested a schoolteacher on Friday night from Kanaikhali area in the town on charge of making derogatory comments against Shafiqul Islam Shimul, lawmaker from Natore-2 constituency, and his wife on social networking site Facebook…

February 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Bowlers put Aussies on top against Kiwis

It was supposed to be Brendon McCullum’s day but it was opposing captain Steve Smith who made the right moves as Australia ended day one of the first Test against New Zealand comfortably in control in Wellington on Friday…

February 13, 2016 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

Two more suits filed against Mahfuz Anam

Two more defamation suits were filed against the Daily Star editor Mahfuz Anam Gopalganj and Cox’s Bazar on Thursday while a Dhaka metropolitan magistrate’s court ordered the Kotowali police to investigate sedition charges against him after obtaining permission from the government and submit the report to the court by March 28…

February 12, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, Politics

NATO allies launch sea mission against smugglers

NATO will send military vessels to the Aegean Sea to help Turkey and Greece crack down on criminal networks smuggling migrants and refugees into Europe, allied defence ministers said on Thursday…

February 12, 2016 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International

Turkey’s campaign against the PKK: siege tactics

Hundreds dead, whole districts reduced to rubble. That’s the outcome of Turkey’s military campaign in its south-east. For two months now, the predominantly Kurdish region has been under a curfew…

February 11, 2016 · 0 comments · Op-Ed

TEA VENDOR’S DEATH : Probe body recommends departmental action against 5 cops

A police probe body on Tuesday recommended departmental action against five cops suspended and withdrawn from Shah Ali police station following the death of tea vendor Babul Matubbar….

February 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES

Two cases filed against Daily Star editor

At least two defamation cases were filed against the Daily Star editor Mahfuz
Anam on Tuesday over publishing reports on alleged graft by Awami League president Sheikh Hasina on the basis of unsubstantiated DGFI information during the army-controlled interim government during the 2007-08…

February 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, Politics
The Dhaka city unit of the national committee to protect oil, gas, mineral resources, power and ports holds a discussion at Shishu Kalyan Prishad auditorium in the capital on Tuesday. — New Age photo

People urged to forge protest against Rampal power plant

The national committee to protect oil, gas, mineral resources, power and ports on Tuesday urged people to forge movement against the government’s move to build a coal-based thermal power plant at Rampal in Bagerhat…

February 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Two more cases lodged against MP Latif

Two more cases were filed with a court here on Tuesday against ruling party MP MA Latif for tampering with Bangabandhu’s picture on billboards and festoons set up in Patenga and Bandar areas of the port city…

February 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Dalits push for enactment of law against discrimination

Members of Dalits community, once known as ‘the untouchables’, on Monday urged the government to enact the proposed anti-discrimination law to ensure their rights…

February 9, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National, Politics
Cultural show protests at violence against women

Cultural show protests at violence against women

Artistes and activists at an open-air programme on Saturday raised their voice against violence against women that they said persists at alarmingly high levels. The event was organised at the Rabindra Sarobar amphitheatre in the capital’s Dhanmondi area…

February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Timeout
No drive as yet against stalls flouting rules

No drive as yet against stalls flouting rules

Many stalls in Ekushey Book Fair are selling books published by foreign publishers, pirated books and those brought out by other publishers since the beginning the month-long event, publishers have alleged…

February 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
The national committee to protect oil, gas, mineral resources, power and ports holds a press conference at Dhaka Reporters Unity in the city on Saturday to announce a fresh long-march towards Rampal power plant site in Bagerhat. — New Age photo

Oil, gas nat’l committee to hold march against Rampal power plant

National committee to protect oil, gas, mineral resources, power and ports will hold a five-day Dhaka-Sunderbans long march in March 10-15 demanding scrapping of the plan to set up a coal-based thermal power plant at Rampal in Bagerhat…

February 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

PAYRA PORT : Activists against appointment of consulting firm

Green and civil rights activists and senior politicians on Saturday urged the government not to appoint any controversial consulting firm for the Payra Seaport violating the existing rules and the Public Procurement Rules…

February 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

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