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HC rejects writ on Article 70 of the Constitution


Staff Reporter :The High Court (HC) on Sunday rejected a writ petition that challenged legality of Article 70 of the ...

Sonia blames PM Modi of making hollow promises, weakening Congress welfare policies


PTI,  New :Former Congress president Sonia Gandhi today launched an all-out attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying that his ...

7 JMB men to die in Rangpur


UNB, Rangpur :A court here on Sunday sentenced seven members of banned militant outfit Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh(JMB) to death in ...

Four killed, some trapped as fire hits hotel in Philippine capital


MANILA (AFP) :Four people were killed and 19 feared trapped by a major hotel fire in the Philippine capital Manila ...

ASEAN leaders vow to tackle Rohingya crisis

By AFP, Sydney

Australia and its ASEAN neighbours vowed to boost defence ties while stressing the importance of non-militarisation in the disputed South ...

BNP awaiting permission for today's rally in city


Staff Reporter :The BNP on Sunday said it was still waiting for permission to hold a rally at Suhrawardy Uddyan ...

India emerge as champions


Sports Reporter :India emerged as the champions of the Nidahas Trophy Tri-Nation Twenty20 Cricket Tournament beating Bangladesh by four wickets ...

Detectives hardly follow court's arrest orders


Md Joynal Abedin Khan  :The members of detective police and other law enforcing agencies now hardly follow the directives of ...

Bodies of 17 BD nat`ls back home today


Staff Reporter :The bodies of 17 Bangladesh nationals killed in the US-Bangla Airlines plane crash on March 12 will be ...

Decision on Khaleda`s bail order today


Staff Reporter :The Supreme Court (SC) on Sunday concluded the hearing on the leave to appeal petitions filed against a ...

1588 prisoners suffering from various diseases: IG Prison


Staff Reporter :The total holding capacity in the country's 68 jails is 36,614 where 77,124 prisoners are now living till ...

IOM for $182m to help Rohingyas


UNB, Cox's Bazar :IOM, the UN Migration Agency, is appealing for $ 182.1 million to assist 900,000 Rohingya refugees and ...

Plane crash Pilot Abid`s wife suffers from brain stroke


Staff Reporter :Afsana Khanam, the wife of pilot Captain Abid Sultan who lost his life in the US-Bangla aircraft crash ...


Four killed, some trapped as fire hits hotel in Philippine capital


Four people were killed and 19 feared trapped by a major hotel fire in the Philippine capital Manila on Sunday (March 18), with others plucked from the rooftop by helicopter, authorities said.
The blaze at the Waterfront Manila Pavilion, a hotel and casino complex, was still raging six hours after it began on Sunday morning, prompting more than 300 people to flee the area and six to be brought to hospital, fire and city officials said.
Of the four who died, two were identified as hotel employees, said Manila city's disaster risk reduction chief, Johnny Yu.
"The two are a security guard and a treasury officer. They were likely trapped, suffered from suffocation and were brought to the hospital but declared dead on arrival," Yu told reporters, adding 19 were missing.
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From left: Natalia Maliszewska of Poland; Choi Min-jeong of South Korea and Qu Chunyu of China hold up their medals following the women's 500 meters at the ISU world short-track speedskating championships in Montreal on Saturday.

Cricket »

Indian players celebrate after dismissal one of the Bangladesh wicket during the NIdahas Trophy T20 final between India and Bangladesh at the R?Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Sunday.

Editorial »

Rakhinization to put the last nail to Rohingyas fate

MEDIA reports on Saturday said the Myanmar government has started a Rakhinization programme in areas mostly cleared by its Rohingya Muslim residents. It appears they have started the rehabilitation programme with Buddhist Rakhine migrants, picking from the poor segment of the  population from around 600 km in the south or ...

Entertainment »

Shriya Saran ties the knot with her Russian boyfriend Andrei Koscheev

Actor Shriya Saran who was recently seen in the Telugu film Gayatri opposite Vishnu Manchu is said to have tied the knot with her long-time Russian boyfriend Andrei Koscheev. According to a report in Mid-Day, a source was quoted as saying, "It was a private affair with only family members ...

Entertainment »

I love ageing as it makes me look like my mother: Angelina Jolie

Hollywood star Angelina Jolie said she loves 'seeing herself age' as it makes her look more like her mother. The actor said ageing also makes her feel alive. "I look in the mirror and I see that I look like my mother, and that warms me. I also see myself ...

City »

Muktijoddha Sangsad Santan Command organised a press conference protesting recent remarks on freedom fighters and creating anarchy in the name of movement demanding cancellation of quota system at the Jatiya Press Club yesterday.

International »

No news on Trump-Kim summit as N Korea wrap-up Sweden talks

AFP, Stockholm :North Korean officials wrapped up a third day of talks Saturday with Swedish counterparts with no indication their efforts had cleared the way for a mooted nuclear summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un.From Washington on Friday, Trump had called his South Korean ...

Editorial »

Give highest priority to flight safety

AFTER the US-Bangla plane crash, the Prime Minister has instructed the Civil Aviation Authorities to give highest priority to flight safety and maintenance of planes. No doubt, it is a timely instruction. Though it is still unclear why the plane was crashed, the survivors said the aircraft was shuddering few ...

Sports »

Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Youth and Sports Zahid Ahsan Russell, MP, speaking at the prize-giving ceremony of the Annual Sports Competition of Dokkhin Khailkure Language High School in Gazipur City recently.


City »

BNP Standing Committee Member Barrister Moudud Ahmed speaking at a discussion organised by Nagorik Adhikar Andolon Forum at the Jatiya Press Club on Saturday with a call to stop conspiracy against lengthy of BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia's imprisonment.


Entertainment »

Surbhi to play heroine in `Kanithan` Telugu remake?

Noted Telugu and Tamil actress Surbhi is likely to be part of Tollywood star, Nikhil's upcoming Tollywood movie, as per latest updates. The makers are in talks to rope in the actor for the movie, added reports. The much awaited film is a Telugu remake blockbuster Telugu movie, Kanithan. The ...

International »

Britain points at Putin in poisoning attack as gulf widens

AP, Moscow :The gulf between Russia and Britain widened on Friday as they cranked up pressure over a nerve agent attack and a suspected murder in Britain that have deepened Western worries about alleged Russian meddling abroad.Britain's foreign secretary accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of personally ordering the poisoning of ...

Editorial »

We mourn Hawking's death, his vacuum will not filled so soon

STEPHEN Hawking died at Cambridge in England on Monday at the age of 76. A scientific genius who rose to eminence by his work on theoretical physics explaining the system of universe is no more but the scientific world will remember him over the time to come. We join the ...

Entertainment »

Parineeti was forced to take a massage!

It has been a gruelling shooting schedule for Parineeti Chopra, who is currently filming for Namaste England. The actress has been pulling off all day long shoots as she is filming an energetic song sequence with her co-star Arjun Kapoor. `It has been insane for Parineeti. She has been dancing ...

Sports »

Shakib Al Hasan (left) celebrates the dismissal of Danushka Gunathilaka during their second Twenty20 cricket match in Nidahas Trophy in Colombo on Friday.


Front Page »

  1. India emerge as champions
  2. Detectives hardly follow court's arrest orders
  3. Bodies of 17 BD nat`ls back home today

City »

  1. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina speaking as Chief Guest at the inaugural ceremony of the 3rd International Conference on Critical Care Medicine and the 1st National Conference on Critical Care Nursing in the Krishibid Institution, Bangladesh (KIB) Auditorium on Sunday.
  2. Bangabandhu's 99th birthday celebrated abroad
  3. IU celebrates Bangabandhu's birthday

Editorial »

  1. Torture is not police power it is unconstitutional
  2. Rakhinization to put the last nail to Rohingyas fate
  3. Water stress poses greatest threat

Entertainment »

  1. Shriya Saran ties the knot with her Russian boyfriend Andrei Koscheev
  2. I thought life was over: Mandana Karimi
  3. 2 days Stage Drama of 11th production of Rangapit Nattyo Dal titled 'Saadi Paygam' ends at Bangladesh Shilpokola Academy studio theater. The story was written by Anonto Chakob and directed by Golam Zilani.

Sports »

  1. Federer survives scare to face Del Potro in final
  2. Bangladesh finish runners-up in Asian Games Hockey Qualifiers
  3. USA win sledge hockey gold as Paralympics set to end

Football »

  1. Montreal down MLS Cup champs Toronto
  2. Ex-soccer star launches bid to be governor of Rio de Janeiro
  3. Salah can pass Messi and be best in world, insists Klopp

Cricket »

  1. Indian players celebrate after dismissal one of the Bangladesh wicket during the NIdahas Trophy T20 final between India and Bangladesh at the R?Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Sunday.
  2. Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League
  3. Tigers to play India in final today

Chittagong »

  1. Divisional Commissioner Mohammed Abdul Mannan attended as Chief Guest at Shilpokala Academy on the occasion of 98th birth anniversary of Bangabandu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on Saturday.
  2. Thousands of Rohingyas fleeing from unprotected camps
  3. ICMAB Ctg Unit elects new office bearers

National »

  1. SYLHET: Leaders of Sylhet District Jubo League placing wreaths at the monument of Bangabandhu in observance of the 98th birth anniversary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and National Children's Day on Saturday.
  2. BOGRA: District Administration, Bogra brought out a rally on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on Saturday.
  3. BAUPHAL (Patuakhali): A rally was brought out by Upazila Administration, Bauphal on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the National Children's Day on Saturday.

Back Page »

  1. Burglars loot 'Tk 72 lakh' from Unilever distributor's office
  2. BNP stages demo protesting Milon's death in custody
  3. AL team meets Rahul, Sonia

Business & Economy »

  1. Md. Shafiul Azam, Managing Director of Modhumoti Bank Limited and Mamun-Ur-Rashid, Managing Director of Ambrosia Restaurant Limited, Chittagong, signing a documents at the banks head office in the city Wednesday. Under the deal, the restaurant will provide catering service to the Luxurious Lounge at Shah Amanat International Airport to be established by the bank. Senior officials from both the organizations were present.
  2. Russia hopes for greater effectiveness of economic cooperation with Japan
  3. Japan Tobacco buys Russia's fourth-largest cigarette maker

International »

  1. No news on Trump-Kim summit as N Korea wrap-up Sweden talks
  2. First India-US two-plus-two dialogue postponed after Trump fires Tillerson
  3. Priest censured for Pope death wish

Life »

  1. Gender equality for women
  2. United Hospital observes Cancer Day
  3. Women being more victims to Kidney disease

Literature »

  1. Cranberry Cocoa Muffin
  2. Coconut Cranberry Chocolate Fudge
  3. Rasgolla Milli Feuilly

Campus Life »

  1. ZH Sikder Women's Medical College Hospital organises a condolence rally and human chain on Thursday in observance of the sad demise of the passengers of US Bangla aircraft that was crashed in Tribhuban airport in Nepal on 12 this month. All the teachers, doctors, students, officers and staffs of the College attended the program wearing black badge.
  2. Members of the Anushwar in a lecture session are seen discussing about literature.
  3. GUB organizes CSE Carnival

Feature »


Law and Justice »

  1. Procedural law having retrospective effect
  2. Waqf estate should run by the terms of original deed
  3. Court below enjoys authority to deal with interest appropriately

Campus Cronical »

  1. Study Logistics and Transportation Law
  2. Rethink your approach to economics
  3. Zero Discrimination Day

Art & Culture »

  1. Group exhibition ‘Ten Dimensions’
  2. To the Root of Art
  3. Puzzle of Myth


  1. The faces behind Cuba's famed cigars
  2. 'Beast from the East' sweeps Europe plunging temperatures
  3. Revellers in Greece celebrate 'Ash Monday'

Weekend Plus »

  1. Insomnia might be in your genes
  2. Pasta with Cherry Tomatoes
  3. City noise pollution

New Nation Supplement »

  1. The first battle
  2. Language Movement
  3. The reminiscence of '52 Language Movement and its aftermath
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