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Holy Ashura on November 4

The holy Ashura will be observed across the country on November 4 as the moon of Muharram month was sighted in Bangladesh sky on Saturday. The decision was taken at a meeting of the National Moon S ...

PM visits Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has visited the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi of United Arab Emirates (UAE). She made the visit on Saturday, on the first day of her three-day official tour to ...

Quamrul: BNP can do nothing

BNP can do nothing by giving threat for launching movement and under any circumstances, Food Minister Advocate Quamrul Islam has said. Quamrul Islam, also joint general secretary of Dhaka City Awam ...

Evening Brief

Shakib decimates Zim attack in comeback Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal lost his wicket while playing a careless stroke after the visiting Zimbabwe scored 240 on the first day of the first Test match ...

First official ITE exam Sunday

National Information Technology Engineers Examination (ITEE) will be held Sunday officially for the first time in the country. Nearly 450 local IT professionals and students will sit for the offici ...

PM reaches UAE

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has arrived in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Saturday morning on a three-day official visit to the country. She was given a warm reception and greeted with a bouque ...

Shakib decimates Zim attack in comeback

Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal lost his wicket while playing a careless stroke after the visiting Zimbabwe scored 240 on the first day of the first Test match at Sher-e Bangla National Stadium in the c ...

Ghulam Azam buried

Convicted war criminal Ghulam Azam has been buried at his family graveyard in capital's Moghbazar. The war criminal was buried following his namaj-e-janaza next to a road of Baitul Mukarram Nat ...

Adilur gets IBA Human Rights Award

Adilur Rahman Khan, founder and secretary of Bangladeshi human rights organisation Odikhar, has been named the winner of the 2014 International Bar Association (IBA) Human Rights Award. Conferred w ...

Midday brief

Ghulam's body taken to Baitul Mukarram amid protest The body of convicted war criminal Ghulam Azam has been taken to Baitul Mukarram national mosque for the janaza amid protest. Alal among 6 ...