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Journo Lyra Mckee shot dead

By BBC Online

A journalist has been shot dead during rioting in Londonderry that police are treating as a "terrorist incident".Dissident republicans are ...

Freeze Tarique, Zubaida's 3 accounts with UK bank: Court


A court here on Thursday ordered freezing three bank accounts of BNP acting chairman Tarique Rahman and his wife Dr ...

Russia shrugs off Mueller report


Reuters, Moscow :Russia's foreign ministry on Friday dismissed the findings of the long-awaited report by U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller ...

13 killed as church roof collapses in S Africa


AFP, Johannesburg :The roof of a church collapsed during mass near the eastern South African city of Durban, killing 13 ...

Mueller report: Trump 'tried to get special counsel fired'

By BBC Online

President Trump tried to get the man appointed to investigate his links to Russia fired, a long-awaited report has revealed.Details ...

Corruption is everywhere but punishment is selective

By Editorial Desk

The Anti-Corruption Commission has identified 22 sources of corruption plaguing the state-run Titas Gas for years. Illegal connections, re-connection of ...

AL activist held with gun at Bangabandhu Avenue


Staff Reporter :An Awami League activist has been held with gun near the party's central office ahead of a programme ...

Motive behind Nusrat murder evident: Minister


Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Friday said the madrasa girl Nusrat Jahan Rafi murder case law enforcers have already come ...

Various organisations formed human chains in front of Jatiya Press Club, demanding speedy trial for Nusrat Jahan Rafi murder at Sonagazi (top left), Mim at Khulna (top right), four years old girls Dola and Nusrat's rapists (bottom left) at Demra on Friday.


Governing body of Nusrat's madrasa scrapped

By bdnews24.com

The authorities have dissolved the governing committee of Feni's Sonagazi Islamia Fazil Madrasa citing the murder of student Nusrat Jahan ...

Sonagazi AL chief arrested


Feni Correspondent :Police on Friday arrested Sonagazi upazila unit Awami League President Ruhul Amin over the murder of madrasa girl ...

Accused Moni taken to inspect crime scene


Staff Reporter :Investigators on Friday visited the crime scene of Nusrat murder with accused Kamrun Nahar Moni.Police Bureau of Investigation ...

Urban health care services in peril


Staff Reporter :Urban Primary Health Care Services in the country are in the state of peril while salaries of 2800 ...


Sonagazi AL chief arrested


Feni Correspondent :
Police on Friday arrested Sonagazi upazila unit Awami League President Ruhul Amin over the murder of madrasa girl Nusrat Jahan Rafi.
A team of Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) picked Ruhul Amin, also vice-president of the governing body of Sonagazi Islamia Senior Fazil Madrasa, up from his Takia Road residence in the upazila around 5:30pm.
Ruhul Amin was arrested this evening, Md Moniruzzaman, an additional superintendent of PBI, Feni, told
The New Nation.
Ruhul Amin's name has surfaced from the confessions given by the arrestees held so far over the murder of Nusrat.
A total of 18 people, including eight FIR-named accused, have so far been arrested in connection with the murder.
Shahadat Hossain Shamim, a prime accused in the case, called up Ruhul Amin after setting Nusrat on fire and Ruhul Amin ...Read the full news

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FIFA backs English players' social media boycott over racism

AP, England :FIFA is backing a 24-hour social media boycott by professional players in England in a protest against racial abuse and revealed plans for a new global campaign to eradicate discrimination in soccer.Following a series of high-profile cases in recent weeks, the Professional Footballers' Association has gathered support from ...

International »

US President Trump declares victory on Mueller report D-Day

President Donald Trump, backed by his attorney general, declared himself fully vindicated on Thursday in the investigation into Russian election meddling and alleged collusion with his campaign - even before the American people and lawmakers see the full probe report."Game Over," Trump tweeted, using a "Game of Thrones" style montage ...

Entertainment »

Shanta Jahan in Australia for hosting

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Shanta Jahan is a popular host of present time. Though she acts sometimes but always feels comfortable to present herself as a host to all. For the first time Shanta went to Australia to host a show. She left Dhaka at night on April 18. Today is ...

Editorial »

One is punished for another's sin!

LOCAL media reported that a day labourer was allegedly sent to jail on Wednesday for not paying electricity bill of Tk 4007, even though his house at Mochagora village in Muradnagar upazila in Cumilla district had no electrical line. On Thursday evening, Chief Judicial Magistrate granted him bail after hearing ...

Cricket »

Sri Lanka dump Chandimal, bring back Thirimanne for World Cup

AFP, Colombo :Sri Lanka Thursday dumped established stars including former captain Dinesh Chandimal to hand batsman Lahiru Thirimanne and leg-spinner Jeffrey Vandersay a place in their World Cup squad.Chandimal, who was one-day captain until last October, wicketkeeper-batsman Niroshan Dickwella, off-spinner Akila Dananjaya, openers Danushka Gunathilaka and Upul Tharanga were all ...

Cricket »

Senior players need to take the responsibility: Faruk Ahmed

Former chief selector Faruk Ahmed insisted on the performance of the senior players, stating that they need to take the onus if Bangladesh want to do well in the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup.According to Faruk, the condition should give Bangladesh a confidence, given that they stormed into the semifinal ...

Entertainment »

Mehazabien’s Boishakhi works create viewers’ attention

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :For the last few years, Mehazabien Chowdhury established her strong position in media by virtue of her acting quality and skill. She is now getting positive response for acting in two Boishakhi plays. Afran Nisho was her co-actor in these two plays - Tom & Jerry and ...

International »

Turkish opposition takes control of Istanbul, re-run appeal still pending

Reuters, Istanbul :Turkey's main opposition candidate took office as Istanbul mayor on Wednesday after a stunning victory over President Tayyip Erdogan's AK Party, but the new head of the country's largest city still faces an appeal for the vote to be re-run.The final result of the March 31 local elections ...

Editorial »

Power politics in Egypt

A HUGE majority of Egypt's MPs on April 16 approved constitutional amendments to allow President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi in power until 2030. The amendments were initially introduced in February, however after lengthy debates and discussions favouring the Egyptian society it was updated earlier this week. "The president's current term shall expire ...

Football »

Iniesta's J-League club Kobe part ways with coach Lillo

AFP, Tokyo :Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta's Vissel Kobe have terminated the contract of manager Juan Manuel Lillo following a poor run of results, the Japanese club said on Wednesday.The 53-year-old former Real Sociedad and Zaragoza boss won just two of six games since taking charge last October as star-studded Vissel ...

International »

US waging 'financial war' against Palestinians

AP, Ramallah, West Bank :The new Palestinian prime minister on Tuesday accused the United States of declaring "financial war" on his people and said an American peace plan purported to be in the works will be "born dead."In his first interview with international media since taking office over the weekend, ...

City »

Various organisations formed a human chain in front of Jatiya Press Club on Wednesday marking the International Krishok Sangram Dibash-2019.

Entertainment »

Priya Bapat to take up a web series

Web Series are surely the in thing nowadays and so many actors, irrespective of their stardom, are being seen in them. Marathi superstar Priya Bapat has also bagged a web series called City Of Dreams. Sharing her experience of being part of the series, she says, “Web series are now ...

Editorial »

Urgent steps needed to check outbreak of diarrhoea

AT the advent of summer this year, the number of diarrhoea patients has already crossed the recent records. International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, and the other city hospitals are struggling to tackle the surge in diarrhoea patients. The diarrhoea patients admitted to the ICDDR,B has crossed the number ...

Cricket »

Tearful Taskin vows to make a strong comeback

Fast bowler Taskin Ahmed vowed to make a strong comeback after being snubbed from the 15-member World Cup squad, announced by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Tuesday.Chocked with emotions as tears were rolling down from his cheek Taskin shared his disappointments with media."Its' ok just pray for me," Taskin ...

Front Page »

  1. AL activist held with gun at Bangabandhu Avenue
  2. Motive behind Nusrat murder evident: Minister
  3. Various organisations formed human chains in front of Jatiya Press Club, demanding speedy trial for Nusrat Jahan Rafi murder at Sonagazi (top left), Mim at Khulna (top right), four years old girls Dola and Nusrat's rapists (bottom left) at Demra on Friday.

City »

  1. Information Minister Hasan Mahmud among other guests attended the Rupashi Bangla Jatiya Photo Exhibition Competition and Citation, 2019 programme at Shilpakala Academy Art Gallery as Chief guest on Friday.
  2. Govt imposes no media censorship: Hasan
  3. 1971 defected diplomats honoured on 'Foreign Service Day'

Editorial »

  1. Ecological dangers of deforestation
  2. One is punished for another's sin!
  3. Peace in Palestine

Entertainment »

  1. Shanta Jahan in Australia for hosting
  2. With a godfather, it’s easy to get a place in the industry
  3. Suborna, Neela’s serial Lukochuri Lukochuri Golpo

Sports »

  1. Barty to face Azarenka in Fed Cup semi
  2. Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez calls for win over Southampton to secure survival
  3. MLS boosts expansion fees to $200 million

Football »

  1. Juve look to bury Champions League misery with another Serie A crown
  2. Chelsea survive fright night to reach Europa League semi-finals
  3. Arsenal dump out Ancelotti's Napoli to reach Europa League semis

Cricket »

  1. Abahani keep them in the hunt of DPL title
  2. Amla and Markram in South Africa's World Cup squad
  3. Sohan leads Sheikh Jamal for crushing victory over Mohammedan

Chittagong »

  1. Life has turned miserable due to excessive heat in Chattogram city . Children are seen taking bath in a pond yesterday .
  2. Dr Md Afsarul Ameen MP speaking at the re-union of ex -Students' Association of CMP School and College as Chief Guest recently.
  3. Garment worker raped

National »

  1. BETAGI (Barguna): The 32nd annual mahfil of Anjuman-e-Rahmania ,Betagi Unit was held recently.
  2. JAMALPUR: Crests and cash money were distributed among the students who got scholarship of Ababil International School at a function on Thursday.
  3. MADHUKHALI(Fraidpur): Mirza Moniruzzaman Bachchu, Chairman and Md Mustafa Monowar, UNO, Madhukhali Upazila distributing raw food items among the hilsa fishermen at the Upazila on Wednesday.

Back Page »

  1. Sudan protest leaders to unveil civilian ruling body
  2. Children jump into the stinky water of the Buriganga River during a hot-summer day taking risk of life. The photo was taken from riverbank at Kamrangirchar in Dhaka on Friday.
  3. Water flow of drains and canals has become stagnant as household waste being dumped to add sufferings to city dwellers. But the authorities concern did not pay any heed to clean those canals. This photo was taken from Kalyanpur area on Friday.

Business & Economy »

  1. Mohammad A Moyeen, Chairman of Lankabangla Finance Limited, addressing its Town Hall Meeting-2019 at a hotel in the city recently. Khwaja Shahriar, Managing Director of LankaBangla Finance Limited, Mohammed Nasir Uddin Chowdhury, Managing Director of LankaBangla Securities Limited and other senior management and high officials also attended the meeting.
  2. Tokyo stocks close down on profit-taking
  3. Coffee helps Nestle brew up sales growth

International »

  1. Thousands of Peruvians say goodbye to ex-president following suicide
  2. 'World's smallest baby boy' set to go home in Japan
  3. US President Trump declares victory on Mueller report D-Day

Life »

  1. Diabetes during pregnancy increase depression risk
  2. ESDO working for developing health, sanitation of slum dwellers
  3. Is carbonated water bad for your health?

Literature »

  1. Cranberry Cocoa Muffin
  2. Coconut Cranberry Chocolate Fudge
  3. Rasgolla Milli Feuilly

Campus Life »

  1. Two UK University delegates visit BRU liaison office
  2. ISD celebrates Earth Day
  3. 21 DU students, 3 teachers get Dean's Award

Feature »


Law and Justice »

  1. Waqfs administrator shall be notified any change in the management of waqf property
  2. Non-obtaining signature in mediation report is a mere irregularity
  3. Merits on which Specific Performance Contract depends

Campus Cronical »

  1. Teaching kindness in schools
  2. Are PhDs just cheap labour for universities?
  3. Preventing drop out and out of school children in Bangladesh

Art & Culture »

  1. Group exhibition ‘Ten Dimensions’
  2. To the Root of Art
  3. Puzzle of Myth


  1. Pahela Boishakh 1426 celebrated
  2. Choice Boishakhi fashion this year
  3. Enjoy the Meghalaya

Weekend Plus »

  1. An evening of contemporary dance at Shilpakala Academy
  2. Not eating enough fruit and grains is worse than too much meat
  3. Screen time has little impact on teen well-being

New Nation Supplement »

  1. Thoughts on 1426 BS
  2. Bengali New Year : Expectations
  3. Pahela Baishakh
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