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Posted: 2019-04-20 18:00:00
The two landfills in the capital have almost reached their limit with no immediate remedy in sight. Mountains of garbage are being formed in the landfills at Matuail and Aminbazar and there...
Posted: 2019-04-20 18:00:00
A suspected drug peddler was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Sirajganj, and another one in what police claimed was an encounter between two groups of drug peddlers in Cox’s Bazar,...
Posted: 2019-04-20 18:00:00
The Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) yesterday directed all school and college authorities to set up an anti-sexual harassment committee in line with a 2009 High Court order.
Posted: 2019-04-20 18:00:00
Wasa water clean!
Dhaka Wasa managing director yesterday boasted that Wasa water “is 100 percent pure” while also admitting that sometimes he himself boils the water at his home.
Posted: 2019-04-20 18:00:00
Shab-e-Barat tonight
The holy Shab-e-Barat, the night of fortune and forgiveness, will be observed in the country tonight with due religious fervour.
Posted: 2019-04-20 18:00:00
Another held over Nusrat killing
Police yesterday arrested another accused in the Nusrat murder case.
Posted: 2019-04-20 18:00:00
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon said Dhaka could soon use the “Reduce, Reuse and Recycle (RRR)” method for managing the city’s waste.
Posted: 2019-04-20 18:00:00
Pesticides still being applied on mangoes
A number of mango growers are spraying toxic pesticides on their orchards in Rajshahi region, despite a High Court order to deploy police in the areas to prevent the harmful practice.
Posted: 2019-04-19 18:00:00
Nusrat Murder: Key accused confesses role
Umme Sultana Poppy, a key accused in the murder case of Feni madrasa student Nusrat Jahan Rafi, confessed to have called Nusrat to the rooftop moments before she was set ablaze, said police.
Posted: 2019-04-19 18:00:00
AL to reorganise party from the grassroots: PM
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said her ruling Awami League had taken initiatives to reconstitute the party from the grassroots, aiming to enhance its organisational strength.

Posted: 2019-04-21 21:19:46
Prime minister says government failed to take 'adequate precautions' despite being warned of potential church attacks.
Posted: 2019-04-21 21:15:00
South Asian nation reeling from the worst attacks in a decade that targeted churches and hotels.
Posted: 2019-04-21 20:15:57
Border security and regional issues on the agenda as Pakistan's Imran Khan set to meet Iranian leaders on two-day visit.
Posted: 2019-04-21 20:08:21
Explosions in Tripoli suburb after air raid, death toll rises
Officials say at least 227 people have been killed and 1,125 wounded in the weeks-long violence in Libya.
Posted: 2019-04-21 19:50:44
Four killed in 'foiled' attack on Saudi police station: Reports
The attackers were carrying machine guns, bombs and petrol bombs, state-owned Al Arabiya reported.
Posted: 2019-04-21 19:42:02
Sri Lanka Easter bombings: Mass casualties in churches and hotels
13 suspects arrested after a series of church and hotel bombings on Easter Sunday kills 207 people and wounds 450.
Posted: 2019-04-21 19:26:58
Sudan's military leader vows to hand 'power to people'
But opposition alliance says it's cutting contact with military council because it's 'not serious' about ceding power.
Posted: 2019-04-21 19:09:43
Five things you need to know about Sri Lanka's bombings
Coordinated bombings rock churches and hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing more than 200 people.
Posted: 2019-04-21 18:52:59
Sri Lanka bombing: 'No one can dry our tears today'
A series of coordinated bombings struck churches and hotels on Easter Sunday killing more than 200 people.
Posted: 2019-04-21 18:47:30
What's behind Sri Lanka Easter attacks?
Hundreds killed and injured in coordinated attacks on churches and hotels on the South Asian island.

Posted: 2019-04-21 23:45:00
Police believe Lyra McKee was killed by a stray bullet that was fired during rioting in the Northern Irish city of Londonderry. Her death shocked the politicians in Ireland and the United Kingdom.
Posted: 2019-04-21 22:41:00
Television comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy will be the next president of Ukraine. His election campaign lacked substance — but was both aggressive and successful. So what are his plans for the...
Posted: 2019-04-21 20:08:00
The military seized power earlier this month from President Omar al-Bashir. Protesters campaigning for a return to civilian rule have called off talks with the interim leaders, urging supporters...
Posted: 2019-04-21 19:42:00
Deadly explosions hit Sri Lanka churches, hotels on Easter Sunday
A series of blasts have hit churches and hotels in and near the Sri Lankan capital, Colombo. It is the worst violence in the country since its decades-long civil war ended in 2009.
Posted: 2019-04-21 19:30:00
North Macedonia presidential vote heads for runoff
None of the three candidates won support from more than 50% of registered voters. That means the first presidential poll since the country's contentious name change will come down to a runoff...
Posted: 2019-04-21 18:38:00
Volkswagen manager faces new probe over illegal bonuses
A VW manager, charged recently alongside former CEO Martin Winterkorn, is now being investigated over nearly $1 million in bonuses. The huge cash pile was paid after the Dieselgate emissions...
Posted: 2019-04-21 18:32:00
Women’s football: Barcelona have the edge over Bayern in Champions League semi
Barcelona will take a slender 1-0 lead into the second leg of their Champions League semifinal against Bayern Munich. A tight game in Bavaria was settled by a clinical second half strike by Kheira...
Posted: 2019-04-21 17:18:00
Mozambique after Cyclone Idai: 'Some people have not eaten in weeks'
The UN has described Cyclone Idai as one of the deadliest storms on record in the Southern Hemisphere. More than 1,000 have died, and millions are still fighting for survival. DW spoke with aid...
Posted: 2019-04-21 17:15:00
Can Pakistan's Imran Khan reset ties with Iran?
Imran Khan has begun his maiden visit to Iran as Pakistani premier amid deteriorating ties between Islamabad and Tehran. Will Khan be able to allay Iran's growing concerns over his country's...
Posted: 2019-04-21 17:04:00
Ukraine election: Volodymyr Zelenskiy wins landslide victory
Volodymyr Zelenskiy has won a major victory over incumbent Petro Poroshenko. The comedian plays the role of president in a fictional television sitcom.

Posted: 2019-04-21 23:44:12
Lyra McKee, 29, had spoken excitedly to friends about her plans and even invited them to a wedding planned for 2021 with her girlfriend before she was gunned down last week in Londonderry.
Posted: 2019-04-21 23:31:25
YASMIN ALIBHAI-BROWN: What causes universal outrage is that they were at worship. They were engaged in the most peaceful, meaningful human act.
Posted: 2019-04-21 23:30:42
Having already unveiled Annunziata Rees-Mogg, whose brother Jacob is the high priest of the UK's Tory Brexiteer MPs, Farage is hinting he has some other big names up his sleeve.
Posted: 2019-04-21 23:30:31
Temperatures to soar to 79F to finish record-breaking Easter weekend but thunderstorms on their way
Forecasters believe today could be the hottest Easter Monday on record. However, the weather is set to break down with thunderstorms and possible flooding on Wednesday.
Posted: 2019-04-21 23:27:33
Bake Off's Prue Leith reveals she's finally going to move in with her husband after three years
Bake Off judge Prue Leith, 79, married John Playfair in 2016. But the pair decided it would be easier to live separately in the Cotswolds because they had too much stuff to fit under one roof.
Posted: 2019-04-21 23:23:47
A flash of flame... then blood on the walls: Here's what happened in horrific Sri Lanka bombings
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Hundreds of victims, including at least three Britons, died in the terror attacks after suicide bombers targeted hotel restaurants and churches across the country.
Posted: 2019-04-21 23:21:13
BGT: Viewers left angered over Ant and Dec’s Golden Buzzer choice
Britain's Got Talent has come under fire as it's revealed the 13-year-old has already garnered recognition after previously appearing on shows such as Ellen and India's Got Talent.
Posted: 2019-04-21 23:09:24
Spare me the p@$$w0rd tyranny, cries an often-locked-out SARAH VINE
This weekend cyber chiefs issued a red alert, encouraging the UK’s web users to upgrade their online security after revealing millions of us use passwords that are as basic as ‘123456’.
Posted: 2019-04-21 23:05:54
British wife reveals what it’s really like to be married to the country's most-boring man
When Deborah West looks back over her marriage to retired banker Nick, she sees the writing was on the wall from the beginning after Nick took her to Middle Wallop, Hampshire, for their honeymoon.
Posted: 2019-04-21 23:02:23
Axed Emmerdale star Shila Iqbal blasts ITV bosses over firing
Axed Emmerdale actress Shila Iqbal claims ITV should not have fired her over historic racist and homophobic tweets because she showed 'remorse' for her actions.

Posted: 2019-04-21 19:39:59
In a gruesome reminder of the recent fatal arson attack on Feni madrasa student Nusrat Jahan Rafi, a young woman from Chattogram has been set on fire allegedly by her ‘husband’ in Laxmipur.
Posted: 2019-04-21 17:43:03
Awami League leader Sheikh Fazlul Karim Selim’s grandson Zayan Chowdhary, who was reported missing after bombings in Sri Lanka, has died.
Posted: 2019-04-21 16:54:41
Karim Benzema netted a second-half hat-trick as Real Madrid got back to winning ways with a 3-0 victory over Athletic Bilbao in La Liga on Sunday.
Posted: 2019-04-21 16:40:31
Summit vessel for LNG storage, regasification reaches Bay of Bengal  
A vessel with Floating Storage and Regasification Unit or FSRU of Summit has arrived at Bangladesh’s designated coordinates in the Bay of Bengal ahead of schedule.
Posted: 2019-04-21 14:46:18
Sheikh Selim’s son-in-law injured, grandson missing in Sri Lanka bombings, Hasina says
Awami League leader Sheikh Selim’s son-in-law has been injured in the bomb attacks on churches and hotels in Sri Lanka, according to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Posted: 2019-04-21 14:33:15
IS claims responsibility for deadly attack on Afghan ministry: Amaq
Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack at the communications ministry in the Afghan capital Kabul that killed seven people, the militant group’s Amaq news agency said on Sunday.
Posted: 2019-04-21 14:29:46
Three girls drown in Rajshahi
Two sisters and a cousin have drowned in the Padma River at Bagha Upazila in Rajshahi while taking a bath.
Posted: 2019-04-21 14:26:17
Queen celebrates 93rd birthday at Easter service
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, the world’s oldest and longest reigning living monarch, celebrated her 93rd birthday on Sunday by attending the traditional Easter service at Windsor Castle.
Posted: 2019-04-21 14:18:41
Sajeeb Wazed wants Bangladeshi IT experts to invent new technology
Sajeeb Wazed Joy has urged the IT experts of Bangladesh to invent new technology in the light of the fourth industrial revolution or 4IR instead of copying others.
Posted: 2019-04-21 13:22:30
Easter Sunday bombings kill more than 200 in Sri Lanka churches, hotels
More than 200 people were killed and at least 450 injured in bomb blasts that ripped through churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, the first major attack on the Indian Ocean...

Posted: 2019-04-21 18:36:09
ছবি : সংগৃহীতশ্রীলঙ্কায় কয়েকটি গির্জা এবং হোটেলে সিরিজ বোমা হামলার ঘটনায়...
Posted: 2019-04-21 16:44:03
সংগৃহীত‘মুখ ও মুখোশ’। বাংলাদেশের প্রথম সবাক চলচ্চিত্রে নাম। চলচ্চিত্রটি...
Posted: 2019-04-21 16:16:13
ছবি : রয়টার্স থেকে নেয়া ঘড়ি বিক্রি করে গ্রেপ্তার হলেন এক বিক্রেতা। অবিশ্বাস্য...
Posted: 2019-04-21 16:06:51
মামলা খেলেন সেফুদা
সংগৃহীতসেফাত উল্লাহ সেফুদার বিরুদ্ধে মামলা করেছে ইসলামিক রিলিজিয়াস অথরিটি...
Posted: 2019-04-21 15:41:05
শ্রীলঙ্কায় নিহতদের নিয়ে খেলোয়ারদের বিমর্ষ বার্তা
ছবি : সংগৃহীতআজ স্টার সানডের প্রার্থনা চলাকালীন সময়ে গোটা শ্রীলঙ্কাজুড়ে...
Posted: 2019-04-21 15:19:55
বাবরি মসজিদ ধ্বংস করে গর্বিত: প্রজ্ঞা ঠাকুর
সাধ্বী প্রজ্ঞা ঠাকুর, ছবি : সংগৃহীত ঐতিহাসিক বাবরি মসজিদ ধ্বংসে বিজেপির যেসব...
Posted: 2019-04-21 15:13:52
শ্রমিক দিবসে ফকির আলমগীরের গান
ছবি : সংগৃহীতগণসংগীতের কিংবদন্তী গায়ক ফকির আলমগীর। অসহায় শ্রমজীবী মানুষের...
Posted: 2019-04-21 15:01:34
প্রেমের টান : ৫২ বছরের মার্কিন নারী ছুটে এলেন চুয়াডাঙ্গায়
ছবি : সংগৃহীতপ্রেম মানে না কোনো বাঁধা। প্রেম নিয়ে প্রচলিত এই কথা আবারো সত্য...
Posted: 2019-04-21 14:38:43
শবে বরাতের দিনে এক পরিবারের ৩ জনের ইসলাম গ্রহণ!‍
ছবি : সংগৃহীতওয়াজ-মাহফিলে আল্লাহ ও তার রাসুলের কথা শুনে আকৃষ্ট হয়ে সপরিবারে...
Posted: 2019-04-21 14:33:12
শ্রীলঙ্কায় সিরিজ হামলা : ৭ সন্দেহভাজন গ্রেপ্তার
ছবি : সংগৃহীত শ্রীলংকায় গির্জা এবং হোটেলে বোমা হামলার ঘটনায় ৭ সন্দেহভাজনকে...

Posted: 2019-04-21 14:12:26
বাংলাদেশে মাদ্রাসা ছাত্রী নুসরাত জাহানকে হত্যার ঘটনার মতো চাঞ্চল্যকর অনেক...
Posted: 2019-04-21 12:13:17
শ্রীলংকার রাজধানী কলম্বোসহ কয়েকটি স্থানে দফায় দফায় বিস্ফোরণে শতাধিক...
Posted: 2019-04-21 12:09:17
ভারতের পর্যটন মন্ত্রণালয়ের হিসেবে এখন দেশটিতে সবচেয়ে বেশি সংখ্যক পর্যটক...
Posted: 2019-04-21 11:40:13
জাপানে চালু হলো বিশ্বের প্রথম বিষ্ঠা জাদুঘর
মল বা বিষ্ঠা এমন এক জিনিস যা পৃথিবীর সকল প্রাণীর শরীরেই থাকে কিন্তু একবার...
Posted: 2019-04-21 08:21:50
শ্রীলংকায় গির্জা ও হোটেলে বিস্ফোরণে নিহত ১৩৭
বিস্ফোরণ হয়েছে শ্রীলংকার রাজধানী কলম্বো এবং আরো কয়েকটি জায়গায়। আহত...
Posted: 2019-04-21 06:21:59
ছাত্রদের হাতে মারের ভয়ে থাকে ব্রিটেনের শিক্ষকরা
ব্রিটেনে প্রকাশিত এক জরিপ বলছে ২৪ শতাংশ শিক্ষক সপ্তাহে অন্তত একবার শিক্ষার্থীদের...
Posted: 2019-04-21 06:11:34
প্রাচীন নিদর্শন ঘুরে দেখা যাবে দূর থেকেই?
একবার ভাবুনতো হাজার বছরের পুরনো কোন নগরী, মসজিদ বা মন্দির, আপনি ঘুরে দেখছেন-...
Posted: 2019-04-21 02:47:32
ভারতে লোকসভা নির্বাচন ২০১৯: ২৪ বার নির্বাচনে হেরেও হাল ছাড়েননি যে ব্যক্তি
একের পর এক নির্বাচনে অংশ নিয়েছেন মহারাষ্ট্রের এক ব্যক্তি। কিন্তু কখনোই...
Posted: 2019-04-21 01:12:20
অন্ধ জাপানী নাবিক পাড়ি দিলেন প্রশান্ত মহাসাগর
এক অন্ধ জাপানী নাবিক প্রশান্ত মহাসাগর যাত্রা সম্পন্ন করেছেন কোন বিরতি নেয়া...
Posted: 2019-04-20 15:32:13
ঢাকার ২০০ বহুতল ভবনের নির্মাণ এবং অগ্নিনির্বাপণ ব্যবস্থায় অনিয়ম
ঢাকায় ২০০টির বেশি বহুতল বাণিজ্যিক ভবন পরিদর্শন করে এর বেশিরভাগ ভবনেই নির্মাণ...