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Coronavirus death toll rises to 18 in Iran


Al Arabiya News :The death toll from the deadly coronavirus rose to 18 in Iran on Sunday, reported Al Arabiya ...

‘Malaysian labour market to reopen soon’


Staff Report :Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Monday expressed his optimism that the Malaysian labour market will reopen ...

Another Wuhan doctor dies from coronavirus


WUHAN (XINHUA) :A female doctor at a Wuhan hospital that receives patients infected with the coronavirus died from the virus ...

Ex-JL leader Khalid, 5 others chargesheeted


Court Correspondent :The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) yesterday pressed charges against expelled Jubo League Dhaka South Organizing Secretary Khalid Mahmud ...

South Korea on virus 'high' alert


AFP  :South Korea went on high alert Sunday following a sharp jump in coronavirus cases, and Italy and Iran took ...

Grameenphone pays Tk 10b to BTRC


Staff Reporter: Mobile phone operating company Grameenphone (GP) on Sunday paid Tk 10 billion to Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) ...

Tell what standard care measures have been taken for people not to panic

By Editorial Desk

Any unnecessary panic over coronavirus will intensify danger and create obstacles to prevent probable infection, said Prof Meerjady Sabrina Flora, ...

Papiya along with her 4 cohorts held


Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) members on Sunday raided two city houses of Jubo Mohila League leader Shamima Nur Papiya and ...

Papiya expelled from JML


Staff Reporter :Jubo Mohila League on Sunday expelled its Narsingdi District units General Secretary Shamima Nur Papiya from the organization ...

ASI hammers two cousins during land dispute arbitrary in Chakoria


Staff Reporter  :Two persons were severely injured following a knife attack by their cousin Bakhtiar Uddin Bhuttam,  Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) ...

GP pays Tk 1,000 cr to BTRC


Private mobile phone operator Grameenphone (GP) on Sunday provided Tk 1,000 crore to Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) in compliance ...

HC wants Khaleda's health report update


Staff Reporter :The High Court on Sunday wanted to know the update of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia's health condition by ...

Woman burnt by husband dies at DMCH


Staff Reporter :A housewife succumbed to her injuries on Saturday night, eight days after she was set on fire allegedly ...


Papiya along with her 4 cohorts held


Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) members on Sunday raided two city houses of Jubo Mohila League leader Shamima Nur Papiya and her rented presidential suite at a five-star hotel, and seized Tk 58.41 lakh in cash among other things.
The elite force arrested Papiya, 28, general secretary of Narsingdi district unit of Mohila Jubo League, her husband Mofizur Rahman alias Sumon Chowdhury alias Moti Sumon, 38, and their two associates-Sabbir Khandaker, 29, and Sheikh Tayiba, 22 -- from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport around 11am on Saturday while trying to flee the country.
It also recovered seven passports, around Tk 2.12 lakh in cash, Tk 25,600 in fake currency, huge amount of fake currencies of different countries from their possession during the arrest.
Briefing reporters at the Rab's Karwan Bazar Media Centre on Sunday afternoon, ...Read the full news

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Ronaldo marks 1,000th game with record-equalling goal

AFP, Rome :Cristiano Ronaldo scored for a record-equalling 11th consecutive Serie A game in his 1,000th professional match as Juventus extended their league lead on Saturday with a 2-1 win over basement club SPAL.The 35-year-old tapped in six minutes before the break to equal the mark held by Gabriel Batistuta ...

Editorial »

We don't need experts to tell us banking sector is ruined

 AS Bangladesh Bank has miserably failed to function properly, the country's banking sector is heading towards a total collapse and is being held hostage by a few individuals and entities. This remark comes from the local think-tank Centre for Policy Dialogue on Saturday marking the government's move for appointing a ...

Entertainment »

Kirti Kulhari skips cab and takes auto-rickshaw

Mission Mangal actor Kirti Kulhari was spotted taking a rickshaw ride in the city. The actor who prefers to take auto to travel for short distances was quite happy as she posted on Instagram “When all the ubers and the olas of the world leave u stranded, it's the Rickshaws ...

International »

UN chief urges new transit point for aid to Syria

AFP, United Nations :UN Secretary- General Antonio Guterres has urged the Security Council to authorize a new passage point on the Turkish border to allow humanitarian aid to reach the embattled population of northeast Syria, where medical supplies are running short.The recommendation came in a report issued Friday to Council ...

Editorial »

Govt incapable of deciding how to deal with Rohingya crises

NEWSPAPERS reported that the government is shifting its previous stance on sheltering one lakh Rohingyas to remote Bhashan Char due to constant objections from the international community, especially the aid agencies. Bhashan Char is only 25 kilometres from Sandwip Island and it has a fast siltation rate. There is also ...

Football »

Lewandowski double edge Bayern past bottom side Paderborn

Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich squeezed past bottom side Paderborn 3-2 on Friday as Robert Lewandowski netted twice to spare goalkeeper Manuel Neuer's blushes in their final game before facing Chelsea in the Champions League.Lewandowski now has a league-leading tally of 26 goals in the top flight, illustrating his importance to ...

Entertainment »

Priyanka wishes Sophie a happy birthday

Priyanka Chopra has shared a sweet birthday wish for sister-in-law and Game of Thrones actor Sophie Turner on her 24th birthday. She shared a picture from the 2017 MET Gala where she not just made her first appearance with now husband Nick Jonas but also met Sophie. Sharing the picture ...

Sports »

Venezuela's Rojas sets new indoor women's triple jump world record

Venezuela's Yulimar Rojas on Friday set a new indoor women's triple jump world record of 15.43m at a meeting in Madrid.The 24-year-old world champion bettered the previous world record of 15.36m set by Russia's Tatyana Lebedeva in Budapest in March 2004.Rojas's new mark also left her just seven centimetres short ...

International »

Sanders condemns Russian interference in 2020 elections

Agencies :Bernie Sanders on Friday condemned Russian interference in the 2020 election, telling Russia President Vladimir Putin that "if elected president, trust me, you are not going to be interfering in American elections."Sanders issued a statement in response to The Washington Post's report that the Vermont senator was briefed by ...

International »

China's President expresses thanks to Bill Gates help for tackling virus epidemic

AFP, Beijing :Chinese President Xi Jinping has written a letter expressing thanks to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for the organisation's "generosity" and support tackling a deadly virus epidemic, state media said Saturday.The outbreak of the new COVID-19 strain has claimed 2,345 lives in mainland China and infected more ...

Entertainment »

Angrezi Medium’s song Ek Zindagi is all about living dreams

Homi Adajania’s upcoming comedy-drama film Angrezi Medium is about the lovable relationship between a father and his daughter. The chemistry of the relation is portrayed beautifully by Irrfan Khan and Radhika Madaan in the trailer and now the makers have released the first song from the fil titled Ek Zindagi ...

Football »

Messi sees 'strange' things at Barcelona after social media row

Lionel Messi said Wednesday it was "strange" to see Barcelona locked in a row over a company accused of criticising current and former players, including himself, on social media.Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu said on Tuesday the club had terminated its contract with PR company, I3 Ventures, who had been ...

Editorial »

21 February should be celebration of free speech

THE historic Amtala, where Language Movement activists gathered on February 21, 1952 to defy a curfew and protest the then Pakistan government's refusal to recognise Bangla as one of the State languages of Pakistan is covered by encroachers.Pakistan government was ultimately compelled to include an article in the country's Constitution ...

International »

How Trump visit could leverage CAA and Kashmir against PM Modi

Agencies, New Delhi :As India rolls out the red carpet to receive US President Donald Trump next week, rough spots that have arisen in the wake of the Modi government's decisions on Kashmir and the subsequent passing of the Citizenship Amendment Act will need diplomatic resolution. The Modi government's sudden ...

International »

India ‘bigger problem’ than China: Michael Bloomberg on carbon emissions

PTI, Washington :India poses a bigger problem than China when it comes to fighting climate change, particularly on reducing carbon emissions, Democratic presidential aspirant and former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg has said.During his maiden appearance on a Democratic presidential primary debate in Las Vegas on Wednesday, Bloomberg said it ...

Anniversary Issue-2019 »

  1. Bangladesh: The State-Language and the State
  2. Captive politics is not student politics
  3. Glimpses of Cultural heritage in Bangladesh

Front Page »

  1. Tell what standard care measures have been taken for people not to panic
  2. Papiya along with her 4 cohorts held
  3. Papiya expelled from JML

City »

  1. President asks military to get ready for supreme sacrifice for nation
  2. Action plan for 'National Productivity Master Plan' within Dec
  3. Prof Dr Saiful Islam, Vice-Chancellor, BUET speaking as Chief Guest at a freshers' reception ceremony held at BUET for the newly -enrolled students' of Level-1/Term-1, of Session 2019-2020 organised by BUET authority at the University Central Auditorium on Saturday.

Editorial »

  1. Criminalised politics making our young ones criminals and we are helpless
  2. We don't need experts to tell us banking sector is ruined
  3. Liberty Of Mother Language Is Liberty Of Nation

Entertainment »

  1. Afsana Mimi arranges Firey Dekha Amor Ekush
  2. Amrita to start a new project
  3. How can you be breezy and so hot, Disha Patani?

Sports »

  1. Nishioka rallies to reach Delray Beach final
  2. Seamers clamp down on India after Kiwi tail wags
  3. Md Sanwar Hossain, MP, inaugurating the Bangabandhu Smrity Cricket Tournament by releasing the balloons as the chief guest at the Central Playground in Maulana Bhashani Science and Technology University (MBSTU) of Santosh, Tangail on Sunday. Bangladesh Chhatra League Unit of MBSTU has arranged the cricket meet marking the 'Mujib Borsho'. Dean of Engineering Faculty of MBSTU Professor Dr Mostafa Kamal Nasir, Dean of Life Science Faculty of MBSTU Professor Dr Rokeya Begum, Dean of Science Faculty of MBSTU Dr Mohammad Mokaddes Ali were present, among others at the time.

Football »

  1. Ronaldo marks 1,000th game with record-equalling goal
  2. A moment of the Bangladesh Premier League Football match between Saif Sporting Club Limited and Chittagong Abahani Limited at Rafiq Uddin Bhuiyan Stadium in Mymensingh on Sunday. The match ended in a 2-2 draw.
  3. Giroud, Alonso back in favour as Chelsea sink Spurs

Cricket »

  1. Mashrafe returns to lead host side for Zimbabwe ODIs
  2. Lone Test Bangladesh take control
  3. West Indies recall Russell for Sri Lanka T20 series

Chittagong »

  1. BNP and its front organisation of Satkania Upazila and Pourashava Unit placing wreaths at the Shaheed Minar marking the International Mother Language Day on Friday.
  2. Matarbari UP Chairman Mohammad Ullah really working for people
  3. Students and teachers of Kazim Ali School and College placing wreaths at the Shaheed Minar in observance of the International Mother Language Day on Friday.

National »

  1. GAFARGAON (Mymensingh): Political leaders and different organisations paid tributes to the Shaheed Minar located in the house of Abdul Jabbar at Pachua on Thursday .
  2. DAMUDYA (Shariatpue): Students of Care International School at Damudya Upazila brought out 'probhat ferries' marking the International Mother Language Day on Friday.
  3. CHARGHAT (Rajshahi): Syeda Samira , UNO, Charghat Upazila placing wreaths at the Shaheed Minar on the occasion of the International Mother Language Day on Friday.

Back Page »

  1. Pro-BNP lawyers staged demonstration on the High Court premises on Sunday demanding release of ailing BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia as court defers hearing to Thursday on bail plea.
  2. DB police arrested one criminal raiding a house in city's Pallabi area and recovered stolen materials including gold ornaments, mobile phones, one pistol with a magazine and Taka 3 lakh 80 thousands. This photo was taken from DMP media centre on Sunday.
  3. A passenger concerned about the new coronavirus wears a mask at the airport in the southern Iraqi city of Basra.

Business & Economy »

  1. Sheikh Mohammad Maroof, AMD of City Bank Limited and Md. Zakir Hossain, Registrar of Joint Stock Companies and Firms (RJSC), exchanging document after signing an agreement at the bank's head office in the city recently. Under the deal, the bank will be facilitating digital collections to RJSC through the bank's digital platform. Senior officials from both the organizations were present.
  2. Khulna Shipyard hands over 2 pilot vessels to PPA
  3. Three ministers to visit Walton factory

International »

  1. Indian authorities scramble to give Trump a mega-rally
  2. Pope appears to give thumbs down to Trump's Mideast peace plan
  3. Vietnamese dissident monk who was a Nobel Prize nominee dies at 93

Life »

  1. The Case of Sadness
  2. Do we all have a duty to warn?
  3. Do we all have a duty to warn?

Literature »

  1. Ekushey February
  2. A Gipsy Daughter
  3. No Ending

Campus Life »

  1. Scholastica Int'l Science Carnival held
  2. 3-day Book Fair at IU
  3. Member of the University Grants Commission Dr Dil Afroja Begum and the Vice Chancellor of the Barishal University Prof Dr Mohammad Sadekul Arefin are seen at a program at the university to mark the Barishal University Day on Saturday.

Feature »

  1. Stopping your negative thinking
  2. 5 times it is alright to skip the gym
  3. How to save money

Law and Justice »

  1. Causes of quashing a case
  2. Court should not invoke its jurisdiction
  3. Allegations must be proved by adducing evidences

Campus Cronical »

  1. Course on academic writing for university students
  2. Easy Rules to Use Bangla Keyboard
  3. Mental health crises of PhD students

Art & Culture »

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


  1. Jatiyo Boshonto Utsob 1426
  2. Celebrities at Oscars 2020
  3. Bangladesh-India Nazrul Conference 2020

Weekend Plus »

  1. First international trip? Some things to keep in mind
  2. Walnut Raspberry Salad
  3. Chicken Balls

New Nation Supplement »

  1. Women Empowerment in Kuwait
  2. Message from the Ambassador
  3. The Pursuit of Kuwait's Diplomacy
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