Tuesday, 21 Feb 2017 10:30:42 pm

Khaleda, BNP leaders violate 'holiness' of Shaheed Minar


Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia and its party leaders violated ‘purity of Shaheed Minar’ through getting on the main altar of Central Shaheed Minar while placing wreath. Though there is no rule to get on the main altar of Shaheed Minar for placing wreath but BNP did it!. At one minute past midnight on Tuesday President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina placed wreath at the altar of Central Shaheed Minar paying homage to the language movement martyrs. Marking...Details»

President, PM pay homage to Language Heroes


President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina have paid their rich tributes to the martyrs of the historic Language Movement ...Details»

Blast in Somalia kills 34 in Mogadishu marketplace


Mogadishu: Somalia's new president visited victims wounded by the Mogadishu car bomb that on Sunday killed 34. President Mohamed Abdulahi Mohamed ...Details»

All-rounder Afridi retires


Legendary Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Sunday announced his retirement from international cricket, ending an illustrious and sometimes controversial 21-year career. The 36-year-old star had already quit ...Details»

PM returns home from Munich


DHAKA: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina returned home last night from Munich via Abu Dhabi after wrapping up her three-day official visit to Germany to attend the ...Details»

Malaysia recalls Pyongyang envoy


Malaysia has recalled its envoy to Pyongyang in an escalating row over the killing of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un.

Kim Jong-nam ...Details»

DMP takes four-tier security at Central Shaheed Minar


DHAKA: Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has taken four-tier security measures in and around of the Central Shahid Minar for smooth and peaceful observance of the Shaheed ...Details»

Victims to file case against WB: PM


MUNICH, Germany, Feb 18, 2017 (BSS)- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said the persons affected by the World Bank's decision on cancelling finance to the Padma ...Details»

Voting starts in Rangamati's Baghaichhari municipal polls under new EC


Voting in the municipality polls in Rangamati's Baghaichhari upazila started this morning under the newly formed Election Commission (EC), three days after it took charge. A good ...Details»