Home Today's Paper Most Popular Video Gallery Photo Gallery
Subscription Blog Signin Register
Thursday, August 22, 2019 01:18:23 AM
Follow Us On: Facebook Twitter Twitter Twitter Twitter

10 building owners, 3 cos fined for Aedes larvae


Staff Reporter :A mobile court backed by Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) on Wednesday raided in different buildings in the ...

Matter related to Jammu and Kashmir internal issue of India: Dhaka


Bangladesh has described the matter related to Jammu and Kashmir as an internal issue of India."Bangladesh maintains that the abrogation ...

Saudi Arabia eases travel ban on women


AFP :Saudi Arabia on Tuesday began implementing a landmark reform allowing women over the age of 21 to receive passports ...

HC wants details of 11 ACC officers


Staff Reporter :The High Court (HC) on Wednesday ordered the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to submit a report in the court ...

BD, US discuss ways to address mutual concerns


Bangladesh and the United States have discussed ways to address the areas of mutual concerns, including countering radicalisation and recruitment ...

US State Dept okays sale of 66 F-16 fighters to Taiwan


AFP :The US State Department on Tuesday approved the sale of 66 F-16 fighters to Taiwan, in a move expected ...

30 Myanmar army troops killed in northern Shan state


The Irrawaddy :The alliance of ethnic armed groups fighting the Myanmar military in northern Shan State said it killed 30 ...

Dhaka ready to start Rohingya repat today


UNB, Cox's Bazar :Bangladesh is ready to send back the first batch of Rohingyas to their place of origin in ...

Stop Rohingya repatriation


HRW News, (New York) :The Myanmar and Bangladesh governments should suspend plans to repatriate Rohingya refugees until returns are safe, ...

An unauthorized weekly kitchen market set up at Meradia adjacent to Banasree residential area at Rampura in city on Wednesday causing huge inconveniences to the residents and motorists as the busy road being narrowed down.


Rohingyas in BD say they don't want to return home


AP, COX'S BAZAR :Few Muslim Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh have responded to plans for their repatriation to Myanmar, and all ...

UN dengue experts arrive


Syed Shemul Parvez :At least three more people died of dengue across the country on Tuesday as the mosquito-borne disease ...

Dhaka, Delhi ties on positive trajectory: Jaishankar


Staff Reporter :The relations between Bangladesh and India are moving in a "positive trajectory", said Indian External Affairs Minister Dr ...


Stop Rohingya repatriation


HRW News, (New York) :
The Myanmar and Bangladesh governments should suspend plans to repatriate Rohingya refugees until returns are safe, voluntary, and dignified, Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday. With new repatriations set to start on August 22, 2019, Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camps protested that they will face the same violence and oppression in Myanmar that they fled.
Myanmar authorities have verified 3,454 people for an initial round of returns from a list of 22,000 submitted by Bangladesh authorities. The United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, and Bangladesh authorities said they are seeking to confirm that these refugees wish to return.
"Myanmar has yet to address the systematic persecution and violence against the Rohingya, so refugees have every reason to fear for their safety if they return," said Meenakshi Ganguly, South Asia ...Read the full news

Stock Market



Inside The New Nation

Editorial »

Muhith can't be blamed, he is part of the system

National Board of Revenue has allowed former finance minister AMA Muhith to release an imported car under the duty-free scheme meant for the Members of Parliament. The NBR on Monday issued a special order exempting Muhith from payment of all types of import duty, value-added tax and supplementary duty to ...

Editorial »

We have to see positive results in our relations with India

INDIAN External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday reconfirmed his government's stance on most-hyped Teesta water-sharing treaty that remained "unchanged" and "mutually acceptable formula" for sharing water of 54 common rivers. The three-day visit of the top Indian envoy has taken place at a time when the Indian government is ...

Football »

Ribery set for two-year deal at Fiorentina pending medical

Franck Ribery has landed in Florence and will undergo a medical ahead of completing a free transfer to Fiorentina.The 36-year-old left Bayern Munich in June after 12 years at the club and will now sign a two-year deal with the Serie A side worth almost £4.1m (€4.5m) per season, according ...

Entertainment »

Swastika shuts down malicious troll like a boss

As we say, ‘no one is perfect,’ the myth of ‘perfect body’ is quite a tough role to live up to and our silver screen celebrities have always been under a constant surveillance of the hypocritical body shamers. For even an ounce of extra weight gain or a shred from ...

International »

Johnson, Merkel to face off in first Brexit talks

AFP, Berlin :British Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits Berlin on Wednesday to kick off a marathon of tense talks with key European and international leaders as the threat of a chaotic no-deal Brexit looms.On his first foreign visit since taking office, he will seek to convince German Chancellor Angela Merkel, ...

International »

US ready to resume nuclear talks with North Korea

AFP, Seoul : The United States is ready to sit down with North Korea to resume long-awaited working-level nuclear talks, a US envoy said on Wednesday.Nuclear discussions between Washington and Pyongyang have stalled since a second summit in Hanoi in February ended without an agreement over differences on the extent of ...

Editorial »

DCCs' dengue drama

AS Bangladesh, especially the capital is reeling under massive dengue outbreak, mobile courts run by Dhaka's two city corporations are penalising the residents keeping public places and government establishments hosting aedes mosquito breeding grounds out of purview.Dengue has already claimed at least 113 lives and at least 55,000 dengue patients ...

Cricket »

'Frightening' Archer won't let-up against Australia, says Stokes

England's Ben Stokes has told Australia to expect more bouncers from Jofra Archer in the remainder of the Ashes."It's part of the game and a big part of Jofra's game, being aggressive, not letting batsmen settle," said Stokes.World Cup-winning fast bowler Archer produced a hostile and compelling display on debut ...

International »

US tests first ground-launched cruise missile after INF Treaty exit

Reuters, Washington :The Pentagon said on Monday it tested a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile with a range of more than 500 km (310 miles), the first such test since the United States pulled out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF).The United States formally withdrew from the landmark 1987 ...

International »

Johnson tells EU he wants Brexit deal but without backstop

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wrote Monday to EU President Donald Tusk reaffirming his desire to conclude a Brexit deal as well as his opposition to the controversial "backstop" on Ireland.The so-called backstop is a mechanism that would keep the UK in EU customs arrangements to prevent a hard border ...

Business & Economy »

Md. Arfan Ali, Managing Director of Bank Asia Limited, inaugurating its Reporting Hub to ensure automated reporting of foreign trade related transactions for secured customer service at Tejgaon Link Road branch of the bank in the city on Tuesday. Mohammad Borhanuddin, Md. Sazzad Hossain, DMDs and Md. Zia Arfin, Head of International Division of the bank were also present.

Entertainment »

Divya Dutta opens up about her struggle in Bollywood!

Over the years, Divya Dutta has firmly established herself as one of the most talent actors in the Industry who can pull off almost any role. Over her career spanning 25 years, she has played many memorable roles and has won many awards including the coveted National Award.  Hailing from ...

Football »

In 1 game, Bale shows he can still contribute at Real Madrid

AP, Madrid :Just like that, Gareth Bale is part of the solution for Real Madrid again.After only one game back as a starter, the player who wasn't wanted by coach Zinedine Zidane a few weeks ago showed he can still contribute to the team.Zidane started Bale in the team's Spanish ...

International »

Sudanese army and civilians seal interim power-sharing deal

Reuters, Khartoum :Sudan's main opposition coalition and the ruling military council on Saturday signed a final power-sharing deal that paves the way for a transitional government, and eventually elections, following the overthrow of long-time leader Omar al-Bashir.Tens of thousands of people of all ages took to the streets of the ...

Entertainment »

Bindu Kona’s Eid celebration

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Bindu Kona is a popular singer of present time. Eid celebration of the singers is really exceptional to them specially for whom who has to be engaged with stage shows round the year. Bindu Kona has to engage with stage shows round the year in and outside ...

Front Page »

  1. 30 Myanmar army troops killed in northern Shan state
  2. Dhaka ready to start Rohingya repat today
  3. Stop Rohingya repatriation

City »

  1. Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina speaking at a discussion organised in the auditorium of Krishibid Institution, Bangladesh in the city on Wednesday by AL in memory of those who were killed and injured in August 21 grenade attack.
  2. Light to moderate rain likely
  3. President for quality education in varsities

Editorial »

  1. Muhith can't be blamed, he is part of the system
  2. We have to see positive results in our relations with India
  3. Readers’ Forum

Entertainment »

  1. Bobby getting appreciation for her Eid movie
  2. Swastika shuts down malicious troll like a boss
  3. Tanusree Chakraborty has her hands full

Sports »

  1. Liu, 12, set to become youngest Canadian Women's Open starter
  2. Top seeds Paire, Shapovalov reach Winston-Salem 3rd round
  3. Paralympic chief hails Tokyo 2020 prep but hotels 'biggest concern'

Football »

  1. Dembele has no desire to leave Barcelona, says his agent
  2. Stalin Motta of Colombia's La Equidad (left) fights for the ball with Elias of Brazil's Atletico Mineiro during a Copa Sudamericana soccer match in Belo Horizonte, Brazil on Tuesday.
  3. Ribery set for two-year deal at Fiorentina pending medical

Cricket »

  1. Australia rule out bouncer battle despite Smith blow
  2. I didn't see so many newsmen altogether in my life: Domingo
  3. Pakistan to tour England in 2020 for three-Test series

Chittagong »

  1. Minister for Chatogram Hill Tracts Affairs Bir Bahadur Ushwe Sing speaking at a cleanliness drive launching by District Police in the hill town recently.
  2. Crash programme for eradicating the Aedes mosquito was launched at Parents Care School and College in the city recently. Chairman of the school , Principal Dr Abdul Karim formally inaugurated the programme through spraying the mosquito killing medicine at school.
  3. Two electrocuted in Ukhiya

National »

  1. KULAURA(Moulvibazar): Kulaura Upazila administration brought out a rally marking the National Mourning Day recently. Among others, Sultan Muhammad Monsur Ahmed MP, AKM Shafi Ahmed Solman, Chairmen, Kulaura Upazila Parishad, Md Abul Lyse, UNO, Md Sadiur Rahim Zadid, AC Land, Shafi Alom Younus, Mayor, Dr. Nurul Hoque, THO, Eardous Hasan, OC, Sultan Mahmud, Fishies Officer, Md Gias Uddin Ahmed, JASOD leader, Moynul Islam Shamim, General Secretary, Kulaura Business Welfare Association, Md Jibon Rahman, Former Central Leader BSL, Niajul Tayef, President, Kulaura BSL participated in the rally.
  2. SUNDARGANJ (Gaibandha): A human chain was formed by inhabitants of Sundarganj Upazila demanding steps to mitigate sufferings of water-logging of Pashim Kaldoba canal on Sunday.
  3. BANARIPARA(Braishal): Md Shaha Alam MP releasing fish fries in Sandha River in Banaripara on Monday.

Back Page »

  1. Five killed in road crashes
  2. Abahani beat April 4.25 in inter-zonal play-off semi-final
  3. A Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) employee with a fogger spraying the newly imported insecticide at Mirpur in city on Wednesday in an effort to kill Aedes mosquitoes.

Business & Economy »

  1. Mominul Islam, CEO of IPDC Finance Limited and Hossain Khaled, Managing Director of Anwar Group Limited inaugurating the Volvo showcase offer at IPDC office premises in the city recently. IPDC jointly brought the auto loan offer with world-renowned automobile company Volvo.
  2. E-payment gateway for land-related services soon
  3. Govt swaps two SCBs MD

International »

  1. Macron to discuss Kashmir with Modi ahead of G7 Summit
  2. Johnson, Merkel to face off in first Brexit talks
  3. Trump scraps Denmark visit after Danes say Greenland not for sale

Life »

  1. The Clash of Civilizations
  2. Threats Of Drinking
  3. Illiteracy and emotional intelligence

Literature »

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

Campus Life »

  1. Int'l seminar on 'Mechatronics and Industry' at DU
  2. DIU holds Dengue awareness rally in city
  3. Dr Ismail new Pro VC of NSU

Feature »


Law and Justice »

  1. Code of Civil Procedure
  2. Only Cheated Person Can Set the Law in Motion
  3. Code of Civil Procedure

Campus Cronical »

  1. Debate In British Parliament
  2. Learning English At Home
  3. Billionaires In Elite Schools

Art & Culture »

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


  1. Berlinale Talents: Application Panel Bangladesh
  2. ‘France, Natural and Eternal: A Photographer’s Journey’
  3. Hira Sobhan’s solo miniature exhibition at Alliance Francaise

Weekend Plus »

  1. Dengue: A fatal disease
  2. Recipes for Eid-ul-Azha
  3. Recipes for Eid-ul-Azha

New Nation Supplement »

  1. Message
  2. Message
  3. Message
Add Rate

News Archive

Items that you save may be read at any time on your computer, iPad, iPhone or Android devices.
Are you new to our website? Do you have already an account at our website?
Create An Account Log in here
Email this news to a friend or like someone
Write a comment to this news