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2nd phase of Biswa Ijtema begins

2nd phase of Biswa Ijtema begins

The second phase of 55th Biswa Ijtema, the second largest congregation of the Muslims, has begun on the bank of the Turag River at Tongi on the outskirts of the city on Friday (January 17).

2020-01-17 10:54:32
 “Sir Abed’s philosophy was to uplift education”

“Sir Abed’s philosophy was to uplift education”

Mentioning that Brac founder Sir Fazle Hasan Abed had worked throughout his life towards bringing a qualitative change of people’s lives, speakers said that’s why his philosophy was to uplift the education.

2020-01-16 19:56:57
2nd phase of Biswa Ijtema begins

2nd phase of Biswa Ijtema begins

The second phase of 55th Biswa Ijtema, the second largest congregation of the Muslims, has begun on the bank of the Turag River at Tongi on the outskirts of the city on Thursday (January 16).

2020-01-16 19:18:34
Hasan Mahmud meets Narendra Modi 

Hasan Mahmud meets Narendra Modi 

Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the latter’s office in New Delhi on Wednesday evening.

2020-01-16 16:23:50
Prothom Alo editor, 9 others face arrest warrant

Prothom Alo editor, 9 others face arrest warrant

A Dhaka court has issued arrest warrants against 10 persons, including editor and publisher of Bangla daily Prothom Alo Matiur Rahman in a case filed over the death of Nayeemul Abrar Rahat at a programme, a ninth grader of Dhaka Residential Model College.

2020-01-16 16:09:59
3 to die for killing Gaibandha student

3 to die for killing Gaibandha student

A district court gave death penalty to three persons for killing a student in Gobindaganj of Gaibandha.

2020-01-16 15:06:23
Digital Bangladesh Fair-2020 begins in city

Digital Bangladesh Fair-2020 begins in city

A three-day Digital Bangladesh Fair-2020 has kicked off today (Jan 16) with a view to demonstrate 5G technology and progress of digital Bangladesh campaign.

2020-01-16 13:13:40
Fog halts flight operations at Shahjalal for 7hrs

Fog halts flight operations at Shahjalal for 7hrs

Flight operations at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka resumed on Thursday (Jan 16) morning after seven hours of disruption caused by dense fog.

2020-01-16 12:33:21
3 killed in Jhenaidah road accidents

3 killed in Jhenaidah road accidents

Three persons have been killed in separate road accidents in Maheshpur and Kaliganj upazilas of Jhenaidah on Wednesday (January 15).

2020-01-15 15:04:11
2 Rohingya ‘drug peddlers’ killed in Teknaf ‘gunfight’

2 Rohingya ‘drug peddlers’ killed in Teknaf ‘gunfight’

Two suspected Rohingya drug peddlers were killed in a reported gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) at Shamlapur area on Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf Marin Drive in Cox’s Bazar’s Teknaf upazila early Wednesday (Jan 15).

2020-01-15 13:33:07
Rabab Fatima elected President of Unicef Executive Board

Rabab Fatima elected President of Unicef Executive Board

Ambassador Rabab Fatima, Bangladesh’s Permanent Representative (PR) to the United Nations, was elected as president of the Unicef Executive Board.

2020-01-15 13:25:42
3 killed in Rangpur bus-ambulance collision

3 killed in Rangpur bus-ambulance collision

Three persons, including a woman, were killed and two others injured in a head-on collision between a bus and an ambulance in Taraganj of Rangpur early Wednesday (Jan 15).

2020-01-15 12:40:05
Flight operations resume at Shahjalal

Flight operations resume at Shahjalal

Flight operations at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka resumed on Wednesday (Jan 15) morning after seven hours of disruption caused by heavy fog.

2020-01-15 12:20:27
Bangladesh Betar-Akashvani content exchange programme launched

Bangladesh Betar-Akashvani content exchange programme launched

Bangladesh Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud and his Indian counterpart Prakash Javadekar formally launched the content exchange (broadcasting) programme between Bangladesh Betar and Akashvani (All India Radio) in New Delhi on Tuesday (Jan 14).

2020-01-14 19:32:04
DCCs polls on Jan 30, as HC rejects deferment plea

DCCs polls on Jan 30, as HC rejects deferment plea

The High Court (HC) on Tuesday (Jan 14) rejected a writ petition filed seeking its directive to defer the elections to the two Dhaka city corporations slated for January 30. 

2020-01-14 17:05:52