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HC won't interfere PBI probe right now


Staff Reporter :The High Court (HC) on Tuesday said, the investigation into the case filed over the murder of Feni ...

Students of 7 Colleges affiliated with Dhaka University blocked the busy Nilkhet and New Market roads on Tuesday to press home their 5-point demands including separate administrative building.


BD nat'l shot dead in S Africa by robbers

By bdnews24.com

A Bangladeshi shop employee from Feni has been shot to death in South Africa, his family has said.The 45-year-old Fazlul ...

SC stays HC rule in Jahlam case till May 13


Staff Reporter :The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday stayed till May 13 all the High Court proceedings regarding Jahlam, who ...

UAE woman wakes up after 27 years in a coma

By BBC Online

A woman from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) who was seriously injured in a traffic accident in 1991 has made ...

290 killed, over 500 hurt in SL blasts


Reuters, Colombo :Seven suicide bombers took part in the attacks on churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka that killed ...

Don't take ISIS claim seriously and be misled

By Editorial Desk

It is most shocking and heartbreaking to the deaths of so many innocent people in Sri Lanka as a result ...

Sri Lanka mourns as death toll rises to 329


Channel NewsAsia, Colombo :The death toll from a string of deadly suicide bomb attacks in Sri Lanka has risen to ...

Security forces alerted


Md Joynal Abedin Khan :Law enforcing forces, including intelligence agencies, have been asked to guard the embassies, airports, churches, temples ...

IS claims responsibility for Lanka bombings


Reuters, Cairo :Islamic state has claimed responsibility for coordinated bombings in Sri Lanka which killed 321 people and injured about ...

Lankan cricketer recounts church bombing horror


AFP :Sri Lankan cricketer Dasun Shanaka barely survived one of the deadly blasts that killed more than 320 people in ...

NZ PM Ardern issues statement on Lanka, draws comparisons to Christchurch attacks


TV NZ :Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern issued a statement on Tuesday night condemning the Easter Sunday terrorist attacks in Sri ...

Zayan`s body to reach home from Lanka today

By BSS, Dhaka

The body of Awami League Presidium Member Sheikh Fazlul Karim Selim's grandson Zayan Chowdhury, a minor child who was killed ...


Sri Lanka mourns as death toll rises to 329


Channel NewsAsia, Colombo :
The death toll from a string of deadly suicide bomb attacks in Sri Lanka has risen to 329, with several people dying of their injuries overnight, a police spokesman said on Tuesday (Apr 23).
Around 500 people were wounded in the blasts, Ruwan Gunasekera said in a statement.
The update came as the country began a day of national mourning with three minutes of silence.
Flags were lowered to half mast on government buildings, and people bowed their heads and reflected silently on the violence that has caused international outrage.
The silence began at 8.30am local time, the time that the first of six bombs detonated on Sunday morning, unleashing carnage at high-end hotels and churches packed with Easter worshippers.
Authorities said 40 people were now under arrest in connection ...Read the full news

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Zarish Couture, an exclusive fashion house was inaugurated at house: 103, road: 13/A, block-C, Bananni in the city on Saturday. Farzana Rahman, Managing Director of the fashion house and Actor Siam Ahmed were also present.

Entertainment »

Sri Reddy writes an open letter to Chief Minister

Actress Sri Reddy who became a sensation for raising her voice against casting couch in Tollywood is back to making the headlines.  Sri Reddy, on Friday, wrote an open letter to K Chandrasekhar Rao, Chief Minister of Telangana and requested him to personally investigate about the sexual harassment that is ...

Entertainment »

Twitter user calls Priya Anand ‘bad luck’ for co-stars, actress hits back

Actress Priya Anand, who is popular for her roles in Telugu films 180, Ko Antey Koti and Leader, was trolled and called ‘bad luck’ for actors. Tamil actor JK Rithesh, who was recently seen in LKG, has passed away recently due to severe chest pain. Last year, actress Sridevi passed ...

National »

SIRAJDIKHAN (Munshiganj): Health Department, Sirajdikhan Upazila brought out a rally marking the National Nutrition Week yesterday .

International »

Probe shows Sri Lanka attacks 'retaliation for Christchurch': Govt

AFP :Islamist suicide bombings that killed more than 300 people in Sri Lanka at the weekend were carried out in revenge for last month's attacks on two mosques in New Zealand, the government said Tuesday, citing an initial police probe.The revelation came as the death toll in the Easter Sunday ...

Editorial »

Deadly gas pipe line blasts: Who will take responsibility?

THE gas line explosion that killed two garment workers and injured six others in a residential block in Narayanganj on early Monday is not an isolated incident, rather an explicit exposure of the danger of derelict, faulty and illegal gas connections and substandard gas burner uses. We observe that incidents ...

City »

Economist Debapriya Bhattachariya speaking at a media briefing on 'First One Hundred-Day of the Present Government: Independent Review of Bangladesh's Development' organised by CPD in CIRDAP Auditorium in the city on Tuesday.

Sports »

Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon (10) defends against Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell (center left) in the first half during Game 4 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series in Salt Lake City on Monday.

Football »

Ronaldo '1,000 percent' with Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo said on Saturday he is "1,000 percent committed" to staying with Juventus next season after claiming his first Serie A title.Massimiliano Allegri's side needed just one point to nail down its eighth straight league championship, which helped ease some of the pain of its shock Champions League exit ...

International »

Top Democrats leave open option of Trump impeachment after Mueller report

Reuters, Washington :Top congressional Democrats left the door open on Sunday to the impeachment of US President Donald Trump, but said they would first need to complete their own investigations into whether he obstructed justice in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe.Some party leaders have cautioned against impeachment just 18 ...

National »

PIROJPUR: Floating Watermelon Bazar at Swarupkathi Upazila has gained momentum as the district has achieved bumper production of the summer fruit. This snap was taken on Monday.

Business & Economy »

SM Jaffar, DMD of Al-Arafah Islami Bank Limited (AIBL) and Azizunnessa Huq, Executive Director of Fintech Innovations International, UAE, exchanging an agreement signing document at the Bank's head office in the city Wednesday. Under the deal, AIBL becomes a subscriber of the digital platform "TradeAssets" which will enable AIBL to enhance its capabilities in reaching out to all foreign financial institution members of the platform, directly, with a view to executing trade finance related transactions instantly. Farman R Chowdhury, CEO of the bank and senior officials from both sides were also present.

Entertainment »

Ananya Panday is binging on between breaks

Ananya Panday who is making her debut with Student Of The Year 2, is ringing high on the excitement with her recently released song, The Jawani Song. The teen sensation is a web series maniac and the testimony of the same are the series that Ananya binge watches, stealing time ...

Editorial »

The debt cycle must end

IN disaster prone Bangladesh floods, erosions and landslides are considered much more devastating as they make more people shelter-less each year. Losing everything, the affected people borrow from money lending Mahajans, micro credit institutions as well as select NGOs in money lending business at high rates of interest to rebuild ...

Editorial »

CID man held with Yaba: Virus in the antidote

A CONSTABLE of Criminal Investigation Department and one of his associates were arrested with 990 Yaba pills from Savar on Thursday evening, some newspapers reported. The arrestees are Taijuddin, a constable of CID's Uttara Zone, and his associate Mofiz Mia, said Officer-in-Charge of Detective Branch of Police in Dhaka (North). ...

Front Page »

  1. Don't take ISIS claim seriously and be misled
  2. Sri Lanka mourns as death toll rises to 329
  3. Security forces alerted

City »

  1. Economist Debapriya Bhattachariya speaking at a media briefing on 'First One Hundred-Day of the Present Government: Independent Review of Bangladesh's Development' organised by CPD in CIRDAP Auditorium in the city on Tuesday.
  2. Govt to extend all possible support to flourish young talents: Minister
  3. Dry weather likely

Editorial »

  1. Rohingya involvement in drug trade, other crimes
  2. Deadly gas pipe line blasts: Who will take responsibility?
  3. No big changes

Entertainment »

  1. Sri Reddy writes an open letter to Chief Minister
  2. Shruti Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi team up for first time
  3. Twitter user calls Priya Anand ‘bad luck’ for co-stars, actress hits back

Sports »

  1. (From left to right) Jung Hyelim of South Korea, Masumi Aoki of Japan, Manevanh Chanthavong of Laos compete during the women's 100m Hurdles round 1 at the Asian Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar on Tuesday.
  2. Masataka Morizono (left) and Mima Ito of Japan play against Kutbidillo Teshaboev and Rozalina Khadijev of Uzbekistan during their mixed doubles qualifying match of the World Table Tennis Championships in Budapest, Hungary on Monday.
  3. Nadal to face 63rd-ranked Mayer in Barcelona Open

Football »

  1. Chelsea moves into top 4 after draw with Burnley
  2. Mongolia outplay Tajikistan 3-0 in Group A opener
  3. Liverpool's Milner cheering on Manchester United

Cricket »

  1. Rupganj sign off DPL with win over Prime Bank
  2. Soumya slams record double ton as Abahani lifts title in a grand manner
  3. Prime Doleshwar seals third spot in DPL

Chittagong »

  1. Patenga Container Terminal to begin operation from June 2020
  2. Deputy Minister for Education Mohibul Hasan Chowdhury Nowfel MP speaking at a meeting with teachers of Government Polytechnic Institutions as Chief Guest recently.
  3. Satkania police arrested two drug traders from different areas on Sunday.

National »

  1. 36.85 lakh MTs potato produced in Rajshahi Division
  2. Schoolboy killed by 'classmate' in Cumilla
  3. 51 detained in Satkhira anti-drug drive

Back Page »

  1. 7 more killed in road crashes
  2. Hearing on appeal Apr-30
  3. British PUS Sir Simon in city

Business & Economy »

  1. Abdullah Al-Mahmud (Mahin), Chairman of Crystal Insurance Company Limited, presiding over its 83rd meeting at its head office in the city on Sunday. AHM Mozammel Hoque, Md. Tajul Islam, Farhana Danesh, Shahzadi Begum, Soera Zahir, Nusrat Mahmud, Directors and Mia Fazle Karim, CEO of the company were also present.
  2. ICMAB opposes recruiting foreigners in accounting functions
  3. Amir Uddin, Audit Committee Chairman of Al-Arafah Islami Bank Limited, presiding over its 185th meeting at the Banks head office in the city on Tuesday. Md. Abdus Salam, Abdul Malek Molla, Niaz Ahmed, Khalid Rahim, members and Farman R Chowdhury, CEO of the Bank were also present.

International »

  1. New quake strikes as Philippines hunts for survivors
  2. Probe shows Sri Lanka attacks 'retaliation for Christchurch': Govt
  3. Kim-Putin: North Korean and Russian leaders to meet for first time

Life »

  1. Integrity matters if you want to create positive change Zoe Weil
  2. High insulin costs come under fire
  3. Diabetes during pregnancy increase depression risk

Literature »

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

Campus Life »

  1. Two UK University delegates visit BRU liaison office
  2. ISD celebrates Earth Day
  3. 21 DU students, 3 teachers get Dean's Award

Feature »


Law and Justice »

  1. Waqfs administrator shall be notified any change in the management of waqf property
  2. Non-obtaining signature in mediation report is a mere irregularity
  3. Merits on which Specific Performance Contract depends

Campus Cronical »

  1. Teaching kindness in schools
  2. Are PhDs just cheap labour for universities?
  3. Preventing drop out and out of school children in Bangladesh

Art & Culture »

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


  1. Pahela Boishakh 1426 celebrated
  2. Choice Boishakhi fashion this year
  3. Enjoy the Meghalaya

Weekend Plus »

  1. An evening of contemporary dance at Shilpakala Academy
  2. Not eating enough fruit and grains is worse than too much meat
  3. Screen time has little impact on teen well-being

New Nation Supplement »

  1. The holy night of mid-Sha`ban
  2. Night of Salvation
  3. Thoughts on 1426 BS
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