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Shakib, Mahfuz, Joya get Film Award

Shakib, Mahfuz, Joya get Film Award

UNB, Dhaka :Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday distributed the National Film Award-2015 among its winners in 25 categories.She handed over the awards at a colourful function of the

Jamaat man's daughter gets berth in Mahila AL for being wife of ruling party MP

bdnews24.com :Mahila Awami League leader Mahmuda Begum Creek has said that Rizia Nadvi's inclusion in their central committee has nothing to do with her being a daughter of a

Govt, academic groups better aware about energy-efficient tech: TIB

UNB, Dhaka :The government and academic groups in Bangladesh are more aware of energy-efficient technologies than private players and NGOs, says a news study of Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB).The

35 killed, as Taliban attacker detonates car bomb in Kabul

Mail Online :A Taliban suicide attacker has killed at least 35 and injured dozens more after detonating a car bomb in Afghanistan's capital.The early morning explosion targeted a bus

Death row convict dies in jail

bdnews24.com :A death row inmate at Gazipur's Kashimpur jail has died.Ramzan alias Makbul was convicted in a 2013 murder in the district's Tongi.The 55-year-old has been kept at the

Sending DU teacher on forced leave challenged

Court Correspondent :The High Court Division of the Supreme Court on Monday questioned the legality of a Dhaka University (DU) syndicate decision that has been taken to send Assistant

Don't exert influence on film award selection process: PM

UNB, Dhaka :Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday asked those involved in the country's film industry not to exert any influence on the process to select nominees for the

AL violating constitution, alleges BNP

UNB, Dhaka :BNP on Monday alleged that though the government often talks about constitution, it has long been violating it by snatching political parties' right to holding public rallies."The

3-day DC confce begins today

UNB, Dhaka :A three-day annual conference of the deputy commissioners (DCs) will begin in the capital on Tuesday.Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the conference at Shapla Hall of

Akhaura OC exempted after seeking apology

Court Correspondent :The High Court Division of the Supreme Court Monday exempted Akhaura Police Station Officer-in-Charge Mosharraf Hossain Taraf from charges after he apologised before the court for submitting

UN expert concerned at worsening conflict

UNB, Dhaka :A United Nations Special Rapporteur has issued a strongly worded statement accusing the government of Myanmar of policies reminiscent of the previous military government, and of presiding

Proposal to ratify PTA among D-8 members signed

UNB, Dhaka :The Cabinet on Monday approved a proposal for the ratification of the Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) signed among eight Muslim countries of the D-8 alliance, including Bangladesh.The

25 killed in blast near Lahore

25 killed in blast near Lahore

Dawn.com :At least 25 people were killed and 53 others injured in a suspected suicide blast near the Arfa Karim IT Tower on Lahore's Ferozepur Road on Monday afternoon,

SC upholds Justice Zainul's bail

Court Correspondent :The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Monday upheld the anticipatory bail of former Appellate Division judge Justice Md Zainul Abedin. A 3-member bench of Appellate

DSCC raises allocation for mosquito control

Staff Reporter :Dhaka South City Corporation on Monday announced a Tk 3,337.67 crore budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year with an enhanced allocation for mosquito control programee in the

Road communications between Bandarban and other hill areas still a far cry due to frequent landsides. This photo was taken from Ramu on Monday.

Road communications between Bandarban and other hill areas still a far cry due to frequent landsides. This photo was taken from Ramu on Monday.

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18 fraudulent persons allegedly cheated with the patients were picked up from city's Pangu Hospital and punished them on different terms by RAB Mobile Court on Sunday.

18 fraudulent persons allegedly cheated with the patients were picked up from city's Pangu Hospital and punished them on different terms by RAB Mobile Court on Sunday.

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30 gold bars seized in Sylhet

Staff Reporter :Customs Intelligence on Sunday seized 30 gold bars from an airplane from Abu Dhabi at Osmani Airport in Sylhet.Tipped-off, it conducted a drive and checked the flight

Erdogan heads to Gulf in hope of easing Qatar crisis

AFP, Istanbul :President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday embarked on a key visit to the Gulf region aimed at defusing the standoff around Turkey's ally Qatar, saying no-one had

Hajj flight starts today

BSS, Dhaka :The first Biman Bangladesh airlines hajj flight will starts from today.The flight is schedule to take off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) with 419 pilgrims at

N`ganj 7 murders staged in a planned way: AG

UNB, Dhaka :Describing the sensational seven murders of Narayanganj as a planned incident, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam on Sunday said people's confidence in the law enforcement agencies should be

4 BCL men hurt as rival clash in SUST

bdnews24.com :Clashes between two groups of Bangladesh Chhatra League or BCL of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology left four people injured on Saturday.The clashes continued overnight on Saturday

Muktamoni needs A+ blood soon

Muktamoni needs A+ blood soon

BSS, Dhaka :Muktamoni, a 10-year girl suffering from a mysterious disease, is badly in need of A+ (positive) blood to increase the normal 'platelet' level in her blood cell

AL out to create anarchy over next polls: BNP

UNB, Dhaka :BNP senior leader Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain on Sunday alleged that Awami League is trying to create anarchy in the country with its plan to hold the 11th

Sohel Mahfuz makes `confession`

Court Correspondent :Sohel Mahfuz, a Neo JMB leader and key accused in the Gulshan café attack case, reportedly gave a confessional statement before a Dhaka court on Sunday.Dhaka Metropolitan

 Rajuk Uttara Model College examinees rejoicing after getting their results on Sunday.

Rajuk Uttara Model College examinees rejoicing after getting their results on Sunday.

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Now focus on ensuring quality edn: PM

UNB, Dhaka :Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said now the government's focus is on ensuring quality education and making it multifaceted one for building qualified future leaders so

Dr Zafrullah slates Shafi for 'taking Indian treatment instead of relying on God'

bdnews24.com :Pro-BNP professionals' leader Zafrullah Chowdhury has criticised Hifazat-e Islam chief Shah Ahmed Shafi for travelling to India for treatment, and not 'putting his trust in Allah'."This is unfortunate,

Flood control dam in Sirajganj collapses again Overall floods improve

Staff Reporter :A portion of the under-construction flood control embankment in Sirajganj collapsed again on Sunday morning due to the onrush of water, triggering panic among locals.The 20-metre embankment

HC clears way for Shakib to act in 3 films

HC clears way for Shakib to act in 3 films

UNB, Dhaka :The High Court on Sunday stayed a notice of Bangladesh Cholochitro Paribar, clearing the way for popular film actor Shakib Khan to act in three films.The HC