• Saturday, Jan 25, 2020
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2 suspected JMB members held in...

2 suspected JMB members held in...

Nation

Sat, Jan 25 2020

Police recovered a large amount of bomb-making material from them

1 victim of Mirpur slum fire dies

1 victim of Mirpur slum fire dies

Dhaka

Sat, Jan 25 2020

The victim had sustained around 90% burn injuries on her body

Australia declares first confirmed case...

Australia declares first confirmed case...

Oceania

Sat, Jan 25 2020

The patient is a Chinese national in his 50s, who had been in the city of Wuhan where the virus first...

China deploys 450 military medical staff...

China deploys 450 military medical staff...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jan 25 2020

The move marks a dramatic escalation in the central government's involvement to contain the...

Democratic prosecutors wrap up case...

Democratic prosecutors wrap up case...

North America

Sat, Jan 25 2020

House impeachment managers laid out the case that Trump's refusal to allow top officials to testify...

China virus death toll rises to 41,...

China virus death toll rises to 41,...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jan 25 2020

The total number of confirmed cases in China now stands at 1,287

January 25: What happened this day in...

January 25: What happened this day in...

World

Sat, Jan 25 2020

A chronological timetable of historical events that occurred on this day in history. Historical facts...

Sandhya River under clasp of sand...

Sandhya River under clasp of sand...

Nation

Sat, Jan 25 2020

Large scale erosion is resulting from illegal extraction of sand from the river which is in clear violation...

Dupchanchia mayor accused of concealing...

Dupchanchia mayor accused of concealing...

Nation

Sat, Jan 25 2020

Bangladesh Nationalist party (BNP) backed Jahangir Alam was unofficially elected with 6,656 votes in...

9th Cub Camporee: Children learn to...

9th Cub Camporee: Children learn to...

Nation

Sat, Jan 25 2020

The little scouts took an oath to refrain from using plastic bags

Momen: GFMD must be owned by all stakeholders...

Momen: GFMD must be owned by all stakeholders...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Jan 25 2020

'It is not our option, it is our responsibility'

Trump to present long-delayed Mideast...

Trump to present long-delayed Mideast...

World

Sat, Jan 25 2020

The Palestinians, who were not invited to the White House meeting with Netanyahu, immediately rejected...

Malaysian rights group sues Singapore...

Malaysian rights group sues Singapore...

World

Sat, Jan 25 2020

Last week, the group, Lawyers for Liberty (LFL) said Singapore prison officers were allegedly instructed...

French unions face moment of truth in...

French unions face moment of truth in...

World

Sat, Jan 25 2020

The reform would sweep away 42 separate regimes, some dating back hundreds of years

News in Brief (24.1.20)

News in Brief (24.1.20)

Nation

Sat, Jan 25 2020

RAB 7 destroyed four poppy fields in Ruma upazila of Bandarban last morning

Historic Mass Upsurge Day observed

Historic Mass Upsurge Day observed

Bangladesh

Fri, Jan 24 2020

Different political, social and cultural organizations chalked out elaborate programs marking the...

Ishraque to unveil polls manifesto on...

Ishraque to unveil polls manifesto on...

Dhaka

Fri, Jan 24 2020

'Since the government has no accountability to the people, I believe the ruling-party backed mayoral...

Angelina Jolie to co-produce BBC show...

Angelina Jolie to co-produce BBC show...

Showtime

Fri, Jan 24 2020

Jolie has long been an advocate for children around the world. She is also currently working as an executive...

A capital rejection of jute

A capital rejection of jute

Bangladesh

Fri, Jan 24 2020

'We get them in plastic so we sell them in plastic'

The enduring capacity of Old Dhaka’s...

The enduring capacity of Old Dhaka’s...

Dhaka

Fri, Jan 24 2020

Immediately after the fire, authorities made a great show of sealing and evicting the warehouses, disconnecting...

Infographic: Holocaust Memorial

Infographic: Holocaust Memorial

World

Fri, Jan 24 2020

Auschwitz-Birkenau is the most infamous of all Nazi concentration and extermination camps, and its victims...