- August 27, 2016
The Noaa report covers from October 2015 to September 2016, a period it said the Arctic’s average annual air temperature over land was the highest on record
A worker died in an accident at the Jajira construction site of the multipurpose Padma Bridge project on Wednesday.
Though Trump has been vague about his plans to address this next phase in the nearly six-year-old conflict, he’s suggested closer alignment between US and Russian goals could be in order
Formerly known as the Nusra Front, the powerful group changed its name to Fateh al-Sham in July and said it was breaking its formal allegiance to al-Qaeda
In March 2011, mass demonstrations break out in the Syrian capital Damascus demanding political reform, civil rights and the release of political prisoners, soon spreading to other cities. A few small protests take place in Aleppo
Munshiganj Sadar Upazila defeated Sirajdikhan Upazila by four wickets in the final
The ruling rightwing Law and Justice (PiS) party said the law would boost the security of participants at all gatherings by preventing clashes
Dhaka University Vice Chancellor Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique has said the anti-liberation forces have no right to do politics in Bangladesh.
Bangladesh have been placed in Group B alongside Pakistan, Afghanistan and Singapore
Three people have been killed and eight others injured as a bus hit a microbus on Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Lala Bazar area of Sylhet.
Barisal lead tier one with 23 points while Rajshahi, with 33 points, top tier two in the National Cricket League
The just-concluded Dhaka Skill Summit has stressed the need for appropriate initiatives to develop workers’ skill, create employment opportunity and enhance employability to realise the Vision 2021 for attaining a middle-income status for Bangladesh.
The number of journalists held hostage has however fallen this year, with 52, mostly locals, held around the world compared with 61 last year, although RSF said the 2015 number was particularly high
Shahanaj Parvin, a Bangladeshi teacher, has been nominated for the Best Global Teacher Prize this year.
Earlier in the tournament, Bangladesh lost to hosts Malaysia 1-0 before beating Indonesia 3-2
The memorial plaque installed at the gallery on first floor of PIB building contains the portraits of martyred journalists Sirajuddin Hossain, Shahidullah Kaiser, Khondaker Abu Taleb, Nizamuddin Ahmad, SA Mannan (Ladu Bhai), ANM Golam Mostafa, Syed Nazmul Huq, AKM Shahidullah (Shaheed Saber), Abul Bashar, Shibsadhan Chakrabartee, Chishtee Shah Helalur Rahman, Muhammad Akhtar and Selina Parveen.
Myanmar’s more than one million Rohingya are loathed by many from the Buddhist majority
Ruhul Kabir Rizvi, senior joint secretary of BNP, Wednesday said voters of Narayanganj City Corporation was yet to be free from intimidation but the popularity of the Sheaf of Paddy had soared.
Catalan President Carles Puigdemont pledged in the autumn to hold such a referendum in September 2017, whether or not the central government in Madrid agreed, and the majority-separatist, regional parliament subsequently approved his plan
The 19-metre (62.3ft) wave happened between Iceland and the United Kingdom, off the Outer Hebrides, the World Meteorological Organisation said.