After a day long drama, five Jatiya Party ministers have submitted their resignation letters to party Chief HM Ershad at his Baridhara residence in the capital Thursday afternoon.
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Awami League General Secretary Syed Ashraful Islam said the government will take any steps needed to arrange the election in time under the incumbent government.
Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad has threaten for suicide if law enforcers arrest him. He made the remark to journalists on Wednesday night on 11 pm.
Law enforcers detained BNP vice-chairman Sadeque Hossain Khoka from the city’s Uttara area on Wednesday night.
The full text of the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court judgment pronouncing capital punishment to Abdul Quader Mollah of Jamaat-e-Islami for committing crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation…
BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia declined to meet when a 20-member business delegation led by BGMEA president Atiqul Islam went to her Gulshan political office at 10pm on Monday.
Jatiya Party Presidium member Kazi Zafar Ahmad and Maulana Mujibur Rahman Juktibadi quit the party terming HM Ershad as “national traitor”.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has decided to retain two of her seven old advisers appointed when she took office about five years ago while five of them resigned yesterday.
Opposition activists have to do much more than just vandalizing one or two vehicles on the street to have the BNP-led alliance’s demands met, acting BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul…
Hasanul Haque Inu, who resigned from his post as Information Minister a
week earlier has said the present polls-time cabinet will be a
multi-party cabinet not all-party if BNP doesn’t…
In an Open Letter to the UN Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs by the Asian Human Rights Commission urged UN intervention needed urgently for saving ordinary people's lives and...
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The second phase countrywide 131-hour road-rail-waterway blockade, enforced by the BNP-led 18-party alliance, ended on 5:00pm Thursday, amid widespread violent incidents amid stray incidents of picketing, clashes between opposition party…
Just hours before the end of 131 hours nationwide blockade, the opposition alliance has called another 72-hour blockade from 6:00am Saturday.
In a recent release the New York base Human Right Organization said:Violence
by opposition protesters and excessive force by state security forces
need to end in Bangladesh, with national elections…
The United States has issued an alert to its citizens travelling or leaving in Bangladesh in face of violence over the upcoming national elections, which is to be held on…
The four ministers of Jatiya Party will resign from their positions on Wednesday morning following its chairman HM Ershad’s announcement to boycott the 10th parliamentary polls scheduled for January 5.
Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Rakibuddin Ahmed on Monday said
everything could be possible if the two major political parties reach a
BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia on Monday night in a statement called upon the country’s people who have been affected and repressed for the last five years to continue their…
The election without participation of the main opposition will be devastating for democracy of the country, said Dr Akbar Ali Khan after a meeting with President Abdul Hamid Sunday evening.
The scope for changing the polls schedule is there, if all parties could agree on the type of the interim government, said the Election Commission yesterday.
Prof Dr Muhammed Zafar Iqbal, a teacher of the SUST Computer Science Department, and his wife Prof Dr Yasmeen Haque of Physics Department of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology...
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Public Service Commission (PSC) has published the results of the 33rd BCS examination today (Thursday).
Fifth-graders across Bangladesh are sitting for the Primary School
Certificate (PSC) and Ebtedayee Terminal (EBT) examinations on
Wednesday, bdnews24.com reported.
Around 59,517 students were absent across the country on the first day of Junior School Certificate and its equivalent for madrasa students, and Junior Dakhil Certificate examinations, according to education…
A group of armed miscreants hacked a Sylhet Shahjalal University of Science and Technology Unit of Chhatra League leader on Friday night on the university campus.
Facing huge protest from teachers, under the Sadharon Shikkhak Forum banner, the vice-chancellor of Jahangirnagar University has said he would step down if the president wanted so.“I will resign if…
Police attacked a group of demonstrating primary school teachers demanding immediate appointment of the successful candidates in the appointment examination. They were beaten up and flushed with hot water, injuring…
A total of 7,44,891 students have cleared the HSC and its equivalent examinations in 2013 examinations, the pass rate 74.30 percent.
Results of the 2013 Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent
examinations will be published on Saturday. Education Minister Nurul
Islam Nahid will hand over the results to PM Sheikh Hasina…
Results of the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations will be published on August 3.Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid disclosed this to journalists on Monday.
Rubel Hossain took six wickets as Bangladesh beat New Zealand by 43 runs in the rain-reduced first match of the three-match one-day international series on Tuesday.
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Just two hours after making complaint against Narayanganj Awami League leader Shamim Osman to the media, police picked up former star footballer Samrat Hossain Emily.
Rain washed out the last day of the Bangladesh-New Zealand second cricket test to spoil what could have been an interesting Friday.
Young left-hander Mominul Haque scored an impressive 181 as Bangladesh made light of New Zealand's bowling attack on the third day of the first Test in Chittagong on Friday.
Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar will retire from all forms of cricket after playing his 200th Test next month.
English cricketer Darren Stevens on Wednesday admitted that he has been charged by the International Cricket Council (ICC) with failure to report a corrupt approach in the second edition of…
Mohammad Fahad Rahman, a fourth grader, has become Bangladesh’s youngest Fide Master.Fahad Rahman became the youngest FIDE Master of Bangladesh after the World Chess Federation, FIDE, awarded the youngster with…
Bangladesh’s dashing opener Tamim Iqbal along with his newly wedded wife Ayesha Siddiqua left Dhaka Wednesday to join his Caribbean Premier League side Saint Lucia Zouks.
Mushfiqur Rahim will lead Bangladesh until the end of this year, Bangladesh Cricket Board has decided.
BNP Chairperson and opposition leader Khaleda Zia attended a wedding reception of national cricket team's opening batsman Tamim Iqbal Khan, held at Golf Garden of Army Golf Club in Dhaka…
Bangladesh has yet to meet benchmarks set by the U.S. government for
restoration of trade benefits suspended, an US Senator said.
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Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has
formally rejected the draft proposal of Tk 5,300 minimum wage for the
country`s ready-made garment workers.
Grameenphone, the market leader of mobile phone industry, started the 3G
test calls in different places of Dhaka from Wednesday night.
Leading US daily New York Times (NYT) has said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has not lived up to her promise which she made soon after ‘Rana Plaza’ collapse four months…
Terming noble laureate professor Muhammad Yunus as a gone case, Finance minister AMA Muhith on Wednesday said that Yunus will not be able to regain the control of Grameen Bank…
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus visited Osaka in Japan in July 26-27 following his visit to Seoul in South Korea on July 25-26 meeting business leaders of the two cities.
Mohammad Helal Uddin, the Vice President (VP) of Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) has quit as its market monitoring convener and member of Commerce Ministry market…
Grameen Bank Karmachari Samity on Wednesday protested the report on Grameen Bank prepared by Grameen Bank Commission.
Barclays, a British bank, has recently decided to discontinue services with the exchange houses of 10 Bangladeshi commercial banks on grounds that they do not match its new eligibility criteria.
The National Board of Revenue (NBR) is observing VAT (value added tax)
Day today (July 9, Wednesday) for the third consecutive year aiming to
create more awareness among people and…
Prominent Bangladeshi singer Arfin Rumey from his Mohammadpur residence on Friday night.
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Noted Bangladeshi television actress, model Nusrat Imroz Tisha has been appointed by the South Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs as a ‘goodwill ambassador’ for its Dhaka mission.
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Legendary actor Anwar Hossain died at Square Hospital in the capital after Thursday midnight (Inna Lillahe Wa Inna Ilaihe Rajewn).
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Lux Superstar and popular TV actress Zakia Bari Momo has been admitted to Square Hospital immediately on Tuesday after taking excessive drugs, sources said.
Renowned folk singer Abdur Rahman Boyati died at Japan-Bangladesh Friendship Hospital in the city at around 7.00am today (Monday). He was 74.
Meridian Channel-I Khude Gaan Raj star Jhuma abducted from Narshingdi.Her mother Jesmina Begum has already filed a case accusing against two. The case was filed against a person named Md.…
Shehzad Noor, the son of Mita Noor in a Facebook status called for restraint and urged the fans not to pay attention to rumours and conspiracy theories.
Artist of the then “Shadhin Bangla Radio Centre” Bipul Bhattacharya is no more. He took his last breath this morning in a hospital in the capital. He was 58 years…
After having primarily confirmed that the death of TV actress Mita Noor was a suicide, police are now trying to find out the reason behind the suicide and are trying…
The month-long wait for details of actor Shah Rukh Khan’s third baby, born with the help of a surrogate mother, is over.
Following recovery of the hanging body of Mita Noor by police from her city residence, the investigation into the mysterious death of the popular television actress took a new turn…
Bangladeshi actress Mita nur Passed Away. Police has recovered Mita Nur's dead body from her house at Gulshan, Dhaka at morning.
Nelson Mandela, who guided South Africa from the shackles of apartheid to multi-racial democracy and became an international icon of peace and reconciliation, died Thursday at age 95.
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Iftekhar Murtaza, a Bangladeshi man was convicted Friday of the murders of the father and sister of his ex-girlfriend, and the attempted murder of her mother, in what prosecutors say…
On 9 October 2013, the Microcredit Summit 2013 kicked off with an opening ceremony at Philippine International Convention Center in Manila. This is the 16th Summit organized by the Campaign,…
The global chemical weapons watchdog charged with overseeing destruction of Syria's chemical weapons stockpile during a civil war won the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday.
Navi Mumbai crime branch has arrested a 40-year-old for allegedly kidnapping and raping a minor girl from Bangladesh on Saturday.
India on Wednesday affirmed its full support to Bangladesh Government for its on-going war crimes trials.
India said Wednesday that it was committed to implementing the Land
Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh and the government was holding talks
with political parties for a consensus.
Asom Gana Parishad and All India Trinamool Congress (AITC),
which is better knows as Trinamool Congress, on Monday stalled a move in Rajya
Sabha for introduction of a bill which provides for…
Egyptian authorities have admitted that the fatality figure from clashes on Wednesday between police and Morsi-supporters exceeded 500, laying bare the extent of the violence that swept much of the…
U.S. President Barack Obama expressed his best wishes to Muslim people across America and around the world, on the occasion of the starting of the holy month of Ramadan.
Hepatitis-B claims nearly 30,000 lives in Bangladesh though it is preventable and about eight per cent of the country’s population are infected with the virus each year, health experts said...
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Julia Caples, the 45 years old lady is a real-life vampire who, drinks almost two liters of blood every month.
After spending 15 years studying breasts, sports medicine expert Jean-Denis Rouillon arrived at a shocking conclusion that wearing a bra does more harm than good.
The Dhaka Medical College Hospital said on Saturday that it would open the country’s first Bone Marrow Transplantation centre possibly in the year end.
A two-year old baby from eastern Bangladesh has died of H5N1 virus on February 18, the first bird flu death in the South Asian country.
In Bangladesh more than 30,000 people die from diarrhea diseases every year while 22 million people are exposed to arsenic in their drinking water, UNICEF said marking the World Water…
Deadly Nipah virus has so far claimed the lives of 10 people, including two in the capital, out of 12 infected as of February 3.
Nipah encephalitis claimed two more lives, one each at Pabna and Rajshahi, raising the total death toll to eight this year.
A medical miracle saved a 20-month-old girl who fell on a pencil and
jammed through the eye and into the brain in New Boston, N.H.
The government’s disease monitoring agency has recorded six people
infected from the fatal Nipah virus in Rajbarhi, Jhenaidah, Naogaon,
Natore and Gaibandha, of who five died.
Tech & Science
Nokia is offering interest-free installment purchases at all Nokia Stores across Bangladesh.
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It's supermoon time. Look to the sky on June 23, to see the biggest, fullest and brightest moon of 2013.This supermoon is noteworthy not only for the remarkable sight it…
Social media has evolved into a fundamental pillar of communication in today’s society, revolutionizing how the world does business, learns about and shares news, and instantly engages with friends and…
A group of enterprising Nigerian teenagers have developed a generator powered by urine to counter the country's chronic shortage of reliable electricity.
Blackberry has finally agreed to set up a decoder in Bangladesh and if they implement the server in Bangladesh, the country's intelligence agency will have access to monitor subscribers' information.
The government has proposed reduction of duty on SIM (subscriber identity module) cards from 30 to 20 in the upcoming fiscal year.
Country's leading cellular phone operator Grameenphone (GP) may not participate in the upcoming 3G auction.