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Radicalisation an aftermath of social...

Radicalisation an aftermath of social...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 15 2017

Extremist groups can more easily radicalise youths throughout the world as the youths are mentally vulnerable...

Visitors celebrate Valentine’s Day at...

Visitors celebrate Valentine’s Day at...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 15 2017

Groups of friends and couples of different ages braved the long entrance lines to gather at Amar Ekushey...

OBR honours success of Bangladeshi women...

OBR honours success of Bangladeshi women...

Law & Rights

Tue, Feb 14 2017

One Billion Rising (OBR) honoured archers Hira Moni and Bonna Akter, who have established their names...

A mother's campaign against...

A mother's campaign against...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 14 2017

Saliha Bin Ali received the news of her son Sabri's death a few months after he joined the Islamic...

Flowers are forever

Flowers are forever

Commerce

Tue, Feb 14 2017

People have been using flowers to express their emotions for ages. Whether it is Pohela Falgun (the first...

Loitering students in Uttara can be...

Loitering students in Uttara can be...

Crime

Tue, Feb 14 2017

Bidhan Chandra Tripura, deputy commissioner (Uttara Division) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police, said on Tuesday...

DNCC authorities distribute 291 makeshift...

DNCC authorities distribute 291 makeshift...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 14 2017

Three temporary sheds - Block A, B and C - have been installed around the market premises and businessmen...

Anti-Rampal activists: Move power plant...

Anti-Rampal activists: Move power plant...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 14 2017

More than 50 organisations have demanded relocating the Rampal coal-fired power plant to a safe distance...

Comilla division to be named...

Comilla division to be named...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 14 2017

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said the new division in Comilla will be named as 'Maynamati...

Hefazat asks PM, CJ to remove ‘idol’...

Hefazat asks PM, CJ to remove ‘idol’...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 14 2017

Radical Islamist platform Hefazat-e-Islam has submitted memorandums to the prime minister and the chief...

First day of spring enlivens book...

First day of spring enlivens book...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 14 2017

Amar Ekushey Book Fair 2017 took on a festive look on Monday which marked the first day of spring.

Daily Observer journo injured in a ‘suspicious’...

Daily Observer journo injured in a ‘suspicious’...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 12 2017

Senior reporter of Daily Observer Mamunur Rashid was severely injured in a “suspicious” hit-and-run accident...

Free Braille books at the Ekushey Book...

Free Braille books at the Ekushey Book...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 12 2017

Sporsho has created a platform for visually impaired people to learn more about art, culture and literature...

Weeklong red meat strike

Weeklong red meat strike

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 12 2017

Red meat sellers in Dhaka have declared to go on strike from Monday to Saturday to protest the irregularities...

Weekend events at book fair geared toward...

Weekend events at book fair geared toward...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 12 2017

Children gathered in hordes on Saturday at the month-long Amar Ekushey Book Fair 2017 as a number of...

DMP chief instructs inter-departmental...

DMP chief instructs inter-departmental...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 12 2017

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has been instructed to consult the cyber crimes department of the Counter...

US citizen berates Gulshan traffic police...

US citizen berates Gulshan traffic police...

Crime

Sat, Feb 11 2017

The US citizen claims the row on Friday afternoon was over the bribe demanded by the traffic police at...

One hurt by falling plaster in

One hurt by falling plaster in

Bangladesh

Sat, Feb 11 2017

A woman has been injured after plaster from the ceiling at Dhaka Medical College Hospital’s ENT department...

Gulshan DNCC traders counting days to...

Gulshan DNCC traders counting days to...

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 11 2017

Traders of the fire ravaged Gulshan’s Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) kitchen market are turning...

Book fair livens up over weekend

Book fair livens up over weekend

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 11 2017

For large-scale events such as Amar Ekushey Book Fair, weekends are long awaited by those unable to visit...

Task force to be formed to oversee books...

Task force to be formed to oversee books...

Law & Rights

Fri, Feb 10 2017

The authorities of Amar Ekushey Book Fair are going to form a special task force to oversee the proceedings...