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Mufti Hannan, two other militants hanged By Staff Correspondent | Last Updated: 13th April, 2017, 00:00

HuJi kingpin Mufti Abdul Hannan and two of his fellow militants were executed on Wednesday night for carrying out a deadly grenade attack in Sylhet in 2004. The two others were Sharif…

Mufti Hannan, two other militants hanged

City railway sides full of illegal establishments

Following several rounds of eviction drive, numerous makeshift establishments such as shops, markets and dwellings have again been set up on both sides of the railways in the capital, risking fatal…


BNP chief out to mislead people: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chief Khaleda Zia criticised her recent India trip to mislead people. Hasina, also the president of the…


We’ll review deals while in power: Khaleda

Terming Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s recent India visit ‘failure’, BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia has said the people of Bangladesh are afraid of the outcomes of this visit.

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Third Indo-Bangla grid line on cards Third Indo-Bangla 
grid line on cards

The government is likely to set up the third Indo-Bangla grid line, subject to settling the tariff for importing another 500MW of electricity from India, officials said. The third electrical…

Metropolis
PM picks their paintings to make greeting cards PM picks their paintings to make greeting cards

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina once again showed her immense love and affection for children with disabilities, as she chose their paintings to prepare her Pahela Baishakh greeting cards, reports BSS.…

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BAU Animal Husbandry students protest NATP recruitment BAU Animal Husbandry students
protest NATP recruitment

The students of Animal Husbandry (AH) Faculty of Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU) staged demonstration on the campus in Mymensingh on Wednesday demanding cancellation of the recruitment in…

Editorial
LNG Augmentation in Bangladesh’s National Energy Framework for Achieving SDGs LNG Augmentation in Bangladesh’s National Energy Framework for Achieving SDGs

The need for energy across the globe is on the rise whereby energy has been enlisted as one of the seventeen Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) declared by the United Nations. Bangladesh is a nation…

Education
Governance of Universities in Bangladesh Governance of Universities in Bangladesh

There are as many as 139 universities in Bangladesh – a country of about 160 million people with land area of over 55,000 square miles. Of the public universities, four of them are autonomous…

Asia
China urges peaceful resolution of North Korea tensions China urges peaceful resolution of North Korea tensions

BEIJING: Chinese leader Xi Jinping has urged Donald Trump to peacefully resolve tensions over North Korea’s nuclear programme, as the US president touted the power of a naval “armada”…

World
Russia-US ties ‘worse’ under Trump, says Putin Russia-US ties ‘worse’ under Trump, says Putin

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin has said relations with the US have worsened since President Donald Trump took office in January.   He told Russian TV that trust between…

Culturetainment
Mosharraf, Purnima, Noble together in a drama Mosharraf, Purnima, Noble together in a drama

Audience-admired actress Purnima, popular actors Mosharraf Karim and nobel will appear together in an Eid special  drama titled ‘ Somoi Jokhon Thomke Darai’, directed by Raihan Khan.…

Winner
Mushfiqur & Co launch DPDCL battle in style Mushfiqur & Co launch DPDCL battle in style

Title-favourite Legends of Rupganj opened their Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League (DPDCL) 2016-17 season with an exciting four wicket triumph against Brothers Union after surviving a dramatic late…

My Districts
7 siblings get life for murder 7 siblings get life for murder

KHULNA: A court here on Tuesday sentenced seven siblings and their nephew to life term imprisonment for killing a farmer in 2009, reports UNB. The court fined the lifers—Taj Uddin…

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Rival S African parties unite at anti-Zuma protest Rival S African parties unite at anti-Zuma protest

PRETORIA: Rival South African opposition parties joined forces on Wednesday when tens of thousand demonstrators marched through the capital Pretoria calling for President Jacob Zuma to resign, reports…

Business
PKSF taking holistic approach to poverty reduction PKSF taking holistic approach 
to poverty reduction

In a major approach shift from traditional micro lending, Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF), the umbrella organisation of MFIs, is now increasingly focusing on holistic concept of poverty cut to…

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