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“These terrorist groups are posing a threat to the life and property of the ordinary people alongside the world peace.” Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said the terrorists and extremists h ...

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Check out prices of essentials in city kitchen markets till September 3 (Morning). Rice Price Yesterday's price Price before 7 days ...

Amnesty anxious on force disappearances, bar on media

Amnesty international has shown concern on force disappearances, torture and restriction on freedom of expression in Bangladesh, urging the authority to take proper action. The rights watchdog rele ...

PM: Multistoried building for rural people

The government will construct multistoried building under cooperative system in the rural areas, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said. The premier said this when a delegation of Bangladesh Red Cre ...

Quader: Moghbazar-Mouchak road to be repaired by 10-day

The road under the Moghbazar-Mouchak flyover will be repaired by next 10-day in a bid to reduce public sufferings, Communications Minister Obaidul Quader has said. The minister announced the deadli ...

SUB distributes prizes among World Cup quiz winners

The State University of Bangladesh (SUB) has arranged the FIFA WORLD CUP 2014 Quiz Competition prize giving ceremony to the winners in the Main Campus on Monday. President of the Board of Trustees ...

Afghan militants 'may join' IS

Fighters from a militant Islamic group in Afghanistan, allied to the Taliban, have said they were considering joining forces with Islamic State (IS), reported BBC. Their commander also said they wo ...

Oldest Test cricketer dies aged 103

World's oldest Test cricketer, Norman Gordon, has died aged 103. He was born on August 6, 1911 in Johannesburg. Gordon used to be a fast bowler from South Africa. He played all five Tests again ...

'Bangladesh model coup in the works in Pakistan'

Current political crisis in Pakistan is a scripted one that would result in a 'Bangladesh model' coup, according to a report published by Pakistani newspaper Dawn. Based on statement by the ...

3 independent female MPs join Awami League

Three independent lawmakers from reserved women's seat have joined the ruling party Awami League. The lawmakers are Kazi Rosy, Nur Jahan Begum and Umme Rajiya Kajal. They were elected by ...