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PM orders gazette publication of capitalÔÇÖs blueprint

PM orders gazette publication of capitalÔÇÖs blueprint

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Monday ordered gazette publication of the much-talked-about Detailed Area Plan (DAP) outlining the capital city with a new development paradigm.

2010-06-20 23:01:42
Transport halt in 21 southwestern districts from June 24

Transport halt in 21 southwestern districts from June 24

Road transport owners and workers of 21 southwestern districts gave a combined called for an indefinite strike from June 24 to press their 16-point charter of demands.

2010-06-20 22:37:23
Lalgarh Manch`s anti-Maoist rally in Kolkata

Lalgarh Manch`s anti-Maoist rally in Kolkata

West Bengal`s baroque politics took a new turn as several organizations having faith in China`s late revolutionary leader Mao staged demonstrations in the state capital Monday against a mopping-up anti-Maoist operation in the backwoods.

2010-06-20 22:29:21
Police-RMG workers clash again at Ashulia <br>Over 50 including cops wounded, 50 factories shut down

Police-RMG workers clash again at Ashulia
Over 50 including cops wounded, 50 factories shut down

Over 50 people were wounded, including 10 cops, in a fresh flare-up of violence in Ashulia industrial belt Monday as a standoff over a recommended pay hike took a turn for the worst crisis in the export industry.

2010-06-20 21:24:45
Youth dies from stab injuries at city hospital

Youth dies from stab injuries at city hospital

A young man who sustained severe stab injuries in an attack by goons on May 28 succumbed to his wounds at Rashmono Hospital in the city early Monday.

2010-06-20 20:47:32
2 Bangladeshis killed by BSF on Jhenidah, Chapainawabganj frontiers

2 Bangladeshis killed by BSF on Jhenidah, Chapainawabganj frontiers

Two Bangladeshi cattle traders were shot down by Indian Border Security Force (BSF) troops on Jhenidah and Chapainawabganj frontiers on Monday morning, official sources said. 

2010-06-20 20:45:45
2nd dayÔÇÖs indictment hearing against BDR mutineers: charges against 143 pronounced

2nd dayÔÇÖs indictment hearing against BDR mutineers: charges against 143 pronounced

The second-day indictment hearings against 668 suspected mutineers of 24 Rifles Battalion at the BDR headquarters concluded Monday with the spelling out of charges against another 143 accused.

2010-06-20 20:08:03
Death of mother, 2 kids in Jurain tragedy <br> Journalist Shafiqul, his 4 family members arrested fr

Death of mother, 2 kids in Jurain tragedy
Journalist Shafiqul, his 4 family members arrested fr

Detectives held senior journalist Shafiqul Kabir and four members of his family on the High Court premises Monday in connection with the Jurain tragedy of death of a mother and her two children.

2010-06-20 19:35:56
24 injured, 7 critically, in BCL-JCD clash at DU

24 injured, 7 critically, in BCL-JCD clash at DU

At least 24 people were injured, seven of them critically, in a clash between the rival activists of Chhatra Dal and Chhatra League on Dhaka University campus Monday morning.

2010-06-30 17:06:51
Indictment hearing against BDR mutineers resumes; one accused falls sick

Indictment hearing against BDR mutineers resumes; one accused falls sick

The hearing on depositions for framing charges against 667 suspected mutineers of 24 Rifles Battalion at the BDR headquarters resumed Monday.

2010-06-20 15:40:32
Housing problem to be solved by 2015: Commerce Minister

Housing problem to be solved by 2015: Commerce Minister

Commerce Minister Lieutenant Colonel (Retd.) Farukh Khan Sunday said the government would ensure housing facilities for all the people by 2015.

2010-06-20 12:08:11
15,000 pilgrims to perform hajj this year under govt. quota

15,000 pilgrims to perform hajj this year under govt. quota

A total of 15,000 Bangladeshi pilgrims will perform hajj this year under government management.

2010-06-20 12:07:17
Police produce in court those arrested during CCC election

Police produce in court those arrested during CCC election

The suspects arrested on charges of disturbing CCC election atmosphere, clashes between the activists of Awami League and BNP and arson attacks were all sent to court Sunday.

2010-06-19 23:08:12
Big band of BDR men stand in dock <br>Charges against 40 mutineers read out

Big band of BDR men stand in dock
Charges against 40 mutineers read out

A special court spelt out charges against 40 of a horde of 668 suspected mutineers of 24 Rifles Battalion at the BDR headquarters Sunday, scaling up the phased trial of the border guards.

2010-06-19 22:59:38
Gunmen storm businessmanÔÇÖs house in NÔÇÖganj <br> Loot valuables injuring one

Gunmen storm businessmanÔÇÖs house in NÔÇÖganj
Loot valuables injuring one

Armed robbers swooped on the house of a businessman at Daulatpur village under Fatullah thana early Sunday and looted cash and kind worth about Tk 70 lakh.

2010-06-19 22:44:06