BNP leaders on Friday alleged that the government is trying to defame the party`s senior vice chairman Tarique Rahman as part of its ploy to make political gain by maligning...
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Just days after Tareq Rahman, the older son of opposition leader Khaleda Zia attended a political program in East London, first in five years, mant ruling Awami League leader came…
Law enforcers have arrested Barisal city Jamaat secretary Jahir Uddin Babar along with 10 others Jamaat men on Friday.
Opposition BNP-led 18-party alliance called a nationwide dawn-to-dusk hartal for Sunday to protest imposing of ban on demonstrations, demanding restoration of caretaker government and release of detained leaders.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said vested quarters are prescribing various interim government formulas to oversee the next election to avail themselves of undue benefits from those conspiring against…
After a week long drama, BNP central leader Ariful Haque Choudhury secure BNP's support for the upcoming Sylhet City Corporation polls.
A local Awami League leader was stabbed to death by miscreants near Daldoli union parishad office in Bholahat upazila of Chapainawabganj on Thursday.
Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) standing committee member ASM Hannan Shah on Thursday categorically said that his party had just showed hospitality as human being during Hifazat-e-Islam’s 5 May programme.
Opposition BNP on Thursday has urge the government to sit in a dialogue for making a consensus with the opposition party over the non-partisan caretaker government during next general election.
BNP Vice-chairman Sadeque Hossain Khoka on Thursday dismissed allegations of facilitating the Hefajat-e Islami rally on May 5 in Dhaka city.
The government is still trying to reach a compromise with Hefazat-e-Islam. Government high-ups, DB officials and administrative officials are still maintaining both direct and indirect contact with Hefazat. They have...
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Its more than a month has passed since Savar Tragedy that killed more than 1,127 and injured thousand. Many workers are still undergoing treatment and many disabled still thinking of…
BNP standing committee member and former Law Minister Barrister Moudud Ahmed Friday thanked AL General Secretary and LGRD Minister Syed Ashraful Islam for his speech on restoration of non-party caretaker…
Criticizing the Amnesty International 2012 annual report, Awami League’s presidium member Mohammad Nasim has claimed that the report of Amnesty International is not neutral.
The nation is all set to celebrate the 114th birth anniversary of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam with festivity on Saturday.
Termed the “caretaker government” issue as the demand of the country’s majority people, opposition leader Khaleda Zia on Thursday night said Awami League will be compelled to accept it.
Amnesty International came down heavily over Bangladesh on their 2012 annual report and critisized for extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances, even as it notes incidents of political and communal violence,…
Hefajat-e-Islam Ameer Allama Shafi on Thursday said that no ‘evil force’ will be able to foil Hefajat movement and vows to continues their movement until their 13-point demand met.
Communications Minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday said that the tender for the main construction work of the Padma Multipurpose Bridge will be invited by the end of this June.
At least 50 people, most of them RMG workers , were injured in a series of clashes between police and garments workers in Ashulia on Thursday.
Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations scheduled for Sunday (May 26) have been rescheduled to May 30 (next Thursday) due to daylong Hartal called By BNP-led 18-party alliance.
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The Vice Principal of the city`s Udayan School on Wednesday allegedly cut into two pieces the long sleeves of the school shirts (uniform) worn by the female students of higher…
The Public Service Commission (PSC) has published the seat plan for the 34th BCS Preliminary Examination.
The HSC English Part-II examination under Chittagong board has been
deferred again due to possible inclement weather caused by the Cyclone
Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations
scheduled for Thursday (May 16) have been rescheduled to May 25 (next
Saturday) as the cyclone Mahasen is approaching toward Bangladesh coast…
The Procedures for student admission to colleges for the 2013-2014 academic session will begin across the country on May 18.The decision was made at a meeting on eleventh grade admission…
Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations
scheduled for Tuesday (May 14) have been rescheduled to May 18 due to
daylong hartal of Jamaat-e-Islami.
Results of the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and its equivalent
examinations, held in February this year, will be published on Thursday
Agitating students of the Bangladesh University of Engineering and
Technology (BUET) locked different academic buildings on Thursday
following a clash between senior and junior students over organizing a
Students of Dhaka University on Tuesday demanded the resignation of Labour Minister Rajiuddin Ahmed Raju, Industries Minister Dilip Barua and Home Minister Muhiuddin Khan Alamgir shouldering failures over Savar tragedy.
Indian police sources on Wednesday claimed that involvement of a prominent Bangladeshi player, who never played in the IPL, has now emerged in the IPL spot-fixing scandal.
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The world famous English midfielder David Beckham, who combined devastating free kicks, dashing good looks and savvy marketing to become one of the most recognizable athletes in the world, announced…
Three Rajasthan Royals players, S. Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila and Ankit Chavan, were detained early on Thursday morning by the Delhi police for allegations of spot-fixing.
With the help of Shakib's all-round efforts, Bangladesh successfully defended a moderate total to register a 34-run win and level the series.
Skipper of Bangladesh national cricket team Mushfiqur Rahim has announced his decision to quit captaincy after ODI series rout in Zimbabwe.
Bangladesh ran through the Zimbabwean batting line up as they beat the
hosts by 121 runs in the first One Day International (ODI) at Bulawayo
stadium on Friday.
Bangladesh will face Zimbabwe in their first One Day International
(ODI) in Bulawayo today (Friday), which is scheduled to start at 1:00pm
(Bangladesh Time) at Queens Sports Club.
Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe by 143 runs and levelled the two-match series 1-1, which is the first Test win since August 2009, and the fourth Test victory all over.
Bangladesh took the upper hand as Zimbabwe lost four wickets early
chasing the 401 target set by Bangladesh in the second innings of the
final Test at the Harare…
The 8th Bangladesh Games curtain dropped through a simple ceremony at the Bangabandhu National Stadium here this (Sunday) evening.
Amid EU’s threat to withdraw duty-free, quota-free access to its market, Foreign Minister Dr Dipu Moni is scheduled to visit Brussels to meet European Union high-ups to convince them to...
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American Embassy in Dhaka informed press today that US Congressman George Miller has arrives Dhaka today to get a firsthand experience of the country’s garment industry.
Following the recent fires and building collapses at factories in Bangladesh, which killed thousand of RMG workers and injured thousand more, the European Parliament Thursday called for justice for victims…
The largest U.S. retail-industry group on Wednesday criticized an international pact aimed at improving factory conditions in Bangladesh's garment industry.
Foreign Minister Dr Dipu Moni on Wednesday said that the government was holding long discussions to reach a win-win situation in signing the proposed Trade and Investment Cooperation Framework Agreement…
In a recent report titled “Bangladesh Worker Deaths May Change U.S. Shopping Habits” the U.S bases business daily ‘Bloomberg’ came to a conclusion that the U.S consumer might reduce buying…
Gap Inc's chairman and CEO Glenn Murphy said on Tuesday that his company
was ready to sign the global accord designed to prevent another deadly
disaster in Bangladesh's garment industry,…
Country`s telecom regulator Bangladesh Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has served a show cause notice to Bangladesh largest mobile operator Grameenphone.
Following the U.S retailers the Dutch high street brands Hema, Zeeman, Prenatal and Coolcat have declined to sign the agreement to improve safety and working conditions for textile workers in…
A top International Labor Organization official informed press that the Organization and also World Bank have refused to let Bangladesh join a textile industry monitoring program tited "Global Better Work…
Creinse Limited announced that it has secured a brand license and programme license agreement with Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Asia, a division of Viacom Inc., to initiate MTV programme...
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Following the path of his friend and former skipper Shakib Al Hasan, Banladesh National team dashing opener Tamim Iqbal, another heart throb of Bangladesh cricket team, has also taken the...
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Celebrated folk singer Abdur Rahman Boyati has transferred to ICU (Intensive Care Unit) of Japan-Bangladesh Hospital as his physical condition severely deteriorated Monday night.
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Just minutes after the crackdown on Hefazat supporters on Motijhil the joint forces raided Diganta Tv and force to shut down the transmission of the Tv Channel.
America-Bangladesh Television (AB tv) a 24 hour Bangla tv channel is all set to start their test telecast from next month.
Famous Bangladeshi actress Bijori Barkatullah and Tv actor Intekhab Dinar got married on Pohela Boishakh 1420.
Shakib Al Hasan's celebrity status in Bangladesh has taken a leap after he shot scenes for a Bangla movie during the weekend.
A Bangladesh Television (BTV) cameraman was found dead at his was found dead in his office at Uttara in the capital on Tuesday morning.
The body of the late Lux-star Sumaya Azgar Raha was exhumed from Azimpur Graveyard on Thursday noon.
Bangla film's controversial actor Antata Jalil and his wife Afia Nusrat Borsha, also a Bangla movie star, have declared a ‘private’ divorce settlement on Tuesday.
The dead body of the ramp model and actress Sumaya Azgar Raha might be exhumed for investigation after she was buried a day earlier at Azimpur graveyard, police source said.
Model and actress Sumaiya Azgar Raha’s (20) suicide has been blamed on her extramarital relationship with film star Ananta Jalil.
At least 17 children were killed in a school van gas cylinder blast that took place early Saturday morning in Gujrat, a district in Pakistan's eastern province of Punjab.
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A sweeping immigration bill that would offer a chance of citizenship to millions living in the US illegally has taken a major step toward viability when a Senate panel gave…
A massive, mile-wide tornado with winds up to 200 mph killed at least 51 people Monday afternoon.The tornado, that last for about 40 minutes, flattening homes, flinging cars through the…
Glenn Perry, a Dubai-based singer and composer is scheduled to hold a charity concert on May 23 at Arabian Courtyard Hotel to aid the families of the Savar tragedy victims…
Bill Gates, the 57-year-old cofounder of Microsoft once again recaptured the title of world's richest person from Mexican investor Carlos Slim.
(Bangkok, May 14, 2013) – Burma’s government should take immediate
action to evacuate to higher ground tens of thousands of Muslims
displaced last year by ethnic cleansing in Arakan State…
The cyclone ‘Mahasen’, caused by a tropical depression in the Bay of Bengal killed at least seven people and displaced thousand others in Sri Lanka on Tuesday.
The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) emerged the largest political
party in general polls with 117 NA seats while Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf
(PTI) and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) remained at the…
According to a partial count of votes cast on Sunday, the parties lead by former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan appeared to be well ahead of rest…
Voting is under way across Pakistan in landmark national and provincial elections, which is the first transition between civilian governments, but the milestone's significance may be lost on some voters…
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.
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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.
For the second time, two doctors from Kingston Hospital’s Royal Eye Unit
are traveling to Bangladesh to perform some free eye surgery.
EcoHealth Alliance, a nonprofit organization released new research on
Ebola virus says, Ebola virus antibodies circulating in ~4% of the 276
bats scientists screened in Bangladesh.
Unsafe menstruation regulation and abortion contribute to keeping the
maternal mortality rate high in the country as statistics show an
estimated 572,000 women suffer from complications from unsafe abortion…
Introducing medication-free spells, commonly known as "Drug Holidays" to
some Melanoma skin cancers treatments may keep patients alive for
Tech & Science
The Bangladesh government is set to introduce special technologies for 'filtering' all International Internet Gateways (IIG) to control the access for internet contents including those in social media.
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Bangladesh Government is planning to apply ‘special technology’ to prevent display of ‘objectionable’ content on social networks used in the country, Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu said on Sunday.
The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) on Sunday claimed that they have withdrawn the cap on speed of uploading contents on the Internet, four days after it directed ISPs to…
Internet giant Google has changed the tagline on the homepage of its Palestinian edition from "Palestinian Territories" to "Palestine".
Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has receives 5
expressions of interests (EOIs) from foreign firms to select
consultants to finalise the process for holding a 3G spectrum auction.
Internet bandwidth usage has increased by 15 percent over the period of nine months from June last year to March 2013.
US-Bangladesh Tech Investment Summit will be held at Silicon Valley of San Francisco in the United States on May 7 to promote the investment opportunity in Bangladesh IT industry for…