Friday, 22 Sep 2017 03:40:15 pm

Dhaka, Tallinn agree to cooperate in ICT sector


Bangladesh and Estonia today discussed strengthening cooperation between the two countries in the ICT sector. The discussion was held during a bilateral meeting between Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at UN Headquarters on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly meeting. During a briefing, Bangladesh Permanent Representative to UN Masud Bin Momen said President Kersti apprised the prime minister of her county's digital progress over the last few years. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina also highlighted Bangladesh's recent success...Details»

JMB brigade commander held in capital


Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) claimed to detain a leader of banned militant outfit Ja’amiatul  Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) on Thursday morning.

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2 killed in Sunamganj road accident


At least two people were killed and 3 others injured in a road accident at Jatua area under Chhatak upazila on ...Details»

9 killed as relief-laden truck plunges into ditch


At least nine people were killed and four others injured as a relief-laden truck plunged into a roadside ditch at Chakdhala area of Naikkhongchari upazila in ...Details»

Trump urges ‘strong and swift’ UN action for Rohingya


US President Donald Trump wants the United Nations Security Council to take "strong and swift action" to end violence against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims.

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Trump assures PM of all supports on Rohingya issue


US President Donald Trump has assured Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina of his country's all supports on the Rohingya issue as they talked on the sidelines ...Details»

Govt encouraging killers thru’ importing rice: Rizvi


Denouncing the government’s decision of importing rice from Myanmar, BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi said the government is encouraging the killers (of Myanmar). Rizvi ...Details»

JnU student among 4 killed in road accident


At least four people including a student of Jagannath University (JnU) named Naim Khan were killed in a road accident in Narayanganj on Tuesday morning.

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Suu Kyi 'burying head in sand': Amnesty


Amnesty International has accused Aung San Suu Kyi and her government of "burying their heads in the sand" and telling "untruths" over what it described as ...Details»