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2 more Hajj flights cancelled 2 more Hajj flights cancelled

Two more Hajj flights of Biman Bangladesh

Rohingyas are Myanmar citizens; accept them: Mahathir
Rohingyas are Myanmar citizens; accept them: Mahathir

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has

Death toll climbs to 7 in Narsingdi road crash
Death toll climbs to 7 in Narsingdi road crash

The death toll from a head-on collision

Death threats ‘can’t stop me from doing people’s welfare’: PM
Death threats ‘can’t stop me from doing people’s welfare’: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday said she

PM pays tributes to Oppn Chief Whip Tajul Islam
PM pays tributes to Oppn Chief Whip Tajul Islam

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina paid rich tributes

Samakal Editor Golam Sarwar to be buried Thursday
Samakal Editor Golam Sarwar to be buried Thursday

Country’s noted journalist and the Daily

Why no compensation to Raifa’s family: HC
Why no compensation to Raifa’s family: HC

The High Court on Tuesday issued a rule asking

25 cattle markets in Dhaka
25 cattle markets in Dhaka

A total of 25 permanent and makeshift markets of

ECNEC approves Tk 826 cr livelihood programme
ECNEC approves Tk 826 cr livelihood programme

The Executive Committee of the National Economic

BNP to hold rally in Dhaka Sep 1
BNP to hold rally in Dhaka Sep 1

The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) is set to

No security threat on Aug 15: DMP boss
No security threat on Aug 15: DMP boss

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner

HC grants bail to Khaleda in Dhaka defamation case
HC grants bail to Khaleda in Dhaka defamation case

The High Court on Tuesday granted bail for six

President mourns death of opposition chief whip Tajul Islam
President mourns death of opposition chief whip Tajul Islam

President M Abdul Hamid today condoled the death

All set to observe National Mourning Day tomorrow
All set to observe National Mourning Day tomorrow

The nation is set to observe tomorrow the

35 sued over Sylhet JCD leader’s death
35 sued over Sylhet JCD leader’s death

A case has been filed accusing 35 people in

Two ‘drug traders’ killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’
Two ‘drug traders’ killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’

Two alleged drug traders were killed in a

'Dhaka 2nd least liveable city in world'
'Dhaka 2nd least liveable city in world'

Bangladesh capital Dhaka has ranked the second

Unidentified man killed in Dhaka "gunfight"
Unidentified man killed in Dhaka

An unidentified man was killed in a reported

Business

US pushes back on foreign takeover deals US pushes back on foreign takeover deals

The US has passed a new law that strengthens the

Turkey pledges action to calm markets
Turkey pledges action to calm markets

Turkey has pledged it will take action to calm

Trump doubles metal tariffs on Turkey as lira falls by 20%
Trump doubles metal tariffs on Turkey as lira falls by 20%

President Donald Trump has doubled US tariffs on

US jury orders Monsanto to pay $289m in Roundup cancer trial
US jury orders Monsanto to pay $289m in Roundup cancer trial

A California jury has ordered chemical giant

Japan's economy rebounds in second quarter
Japan's economy rebounds in second quarter

Japan's economy rebounded in the second

'Textile Today' launches training for efficient professionals
'Textile Today' launches training for efficient professionals

Textile Today, a comprehensive international

China's July exports accelerate despite hike in US tariffs
China's July exports accelerate despite hike in US tariffs

China's exports accelerated in July, showing

BB to release new notes from Aug 13
BB to release new notes from Aug 13

Bangladesh Bank (BB) will release new currency

Japan Tobacco acquires Akij Tobacco
Japan Tobacco acquires Akij Tobacco

Japan Tobacco Inc. (JTI), one of the five largest

Australian packaging giant Amcor in $6.8 bn takeover of US rival Bemis
Australian packaging giant Amcor in $6.8 bn takeover of US rival Bemis

Australian firm Amcor announced a $6.8 billion

HSBC 1st half pre-tax profit up 4.6 pct on strong growth
HSBC 1st half pre-tax profit up 4.6 pct on strong growth

Global bank HSBC reported Monday that its pre-tax

China says tariff threat against US 'justified'
China says tariff threat against US 'justified'

China's foreign minister said Saturday that

China plans tariffs after latest US trade threat
China plans tariffs after latest US trade threat

China has said it will levy new tariffs on more

Apple becomes world's first trillion-dollar company
Apple becomes world's first trillion-dollar company

Apple became the world’s first

Apple quarterly profit leaps, nears $1 trillion value
Apple quarterly profit leaps, nears $1 trillion value

Apple said Tuesday that its profit had jumped

Samsung Electronics posts $9.9 bn Q2 net profit, down 0.1%
Samsung Electronics posts $9.9 bn Q2 net profit, down 0.1%

Samsung Electronics on Tuesday reported a 0.1

International

Turkey to boycott US electronic goods Turkey to boycott US electronic goods

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has

'Dozens' reported dead in Italy bridge collapse
'Dozens' reported dead in Italy bridge collapse

A bridge collapse in Italy's Genoa city may

Omarosa’s White House recordings fuel Trump woes
Omarosa’s White House recordings fuel Trump woes

President Donald Trump on Monday plunged himself

No war, no negotiations with Trump: Khamenei
No war, no negotiations with Trump: Khamenei

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

36 confirmed dead, 98 still missing after dam collapse in southern Laos
36 confirmed dead, 98 still missing after dam collapse in southern Laos

Lao military personnel and a rescue team from

Arms depot blast in Syria kills 39
Arms depot blast in Syria kills 39

At least 39 people - including 12 children - have

Arms depot in Syria's Idlib province kills 39
Arms depot in Syria's Idlib province kills 39

At least 39 people have been killed in a blast

Nobel-winning writer V.S. Naipaul dies
Nobel-winning writer V.S. Naipaul dies

Novelist Sir VS Naipaul, who won the Nobel Prize

6 killed in bomb attack in Burkina Faso
6 killed in bomb attack in Burkina Faso

Six people were killed in a bomb attack on an

Seattle-Tacoma plane thief 'had full airport credentials'
Seattle-Tacoma plane thief 'had full airport credentials'

A man who stole an empty passenger plane from

Nobel-winning writer V.S. Naipaul dies aged 85
Nobel-winning writer V.S. Naipaul dies aged 85

British author V.S. Naipaul, a famously outspoken

India's Kerala state on high alert after floods kill 34
India's Kerala state on high alert after floods kill 34

More than half of the 14 districts in

Imran to take oath as PM Aug 18
Imran to take oath as PM Aug 18

Putting an end to speculation about the election

Nine killed after rescue helicopter crashes in Japan
Nine killed after rescue helicopter crashes in Japan

All nine crew members aboard a local Japanese

'Stolen' plane closes Seattle airport before crashing into sea
'Stolen' plane closes Seattle airport before crashing into sea

All flights were grounded at Seattle-Tacoma

Indonesian island lifted 10 inches by deadly quake
Indonesian island lifted 10 inches by deadly quake

Scientists say the powerful Indonesian earthquake

Sports

Tigers’ preliminary squad for Asia Cup announced Tigers’ preliminary squad for Asia Cup announced

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Tuesday

David Silva retires from Spain national team
David Silva retires from Spain national team

Manchester City star David Silva has confirmed he

Bangladesh A take 1-0 lead against Ireland A
Bangladesh A take 1-0 lead against Ireland A

Bangladesh A set 1-0 lead in the three-match

Asian Games: Bangladesh ready to face Uzbekistan
Asian Games: Bangladesh ready to face Uzbekistan

Bangladesh team is ready and prepared to square

No recall for Stokes as England name unchanged third Test squad
No recall for Stokes as England name unchanged third Test squad

Ben Stokes was again omitted as England named an

U15 girls dismantle Nepal 3-0
U15 girls dismantle Nepal 3-0

Bangladesh U15 women’s national team got

U15 girls face Nepal with group championship in mind
U15 girls face Nepal with group championship in mind

Bangladesh U15 women’s national team will

Neymar scores early goal as PSG starts season with 3-0 win
Neymar scores early goal as PSG starts season with 3-0 win

Neymar took just 10 minutes to score defending

Messi earns 33rd title as Barcelona wins Spanish Super Cup
Messi earns 33rd title as Barcelona wins Spanish Super Cup

Lionel Messi won his 33rd title with Barcelona on

Ronaldo taken to Ibiza hospital with pneumonia
Ronaldo taken to Ibiza hospital with pneumonia

Brazil World Cup winner Ronaldo is in intensive

Messi assumes Barcelona captaincy
Messi assumes Barcelona captaincy

Lionel Messi will captain Barcelona this season

Shakib is tactically a fantastic captain: Rhodes
Shakib is tactically a fantastic captain: Rhodes

"I like to play straight," Bangladesh

Russell takes hat-trick, smashes 40-ball ton in CPL
Russell takes hat-trick, smashes 40-ball ton in CPL

Big-hitting West Indian batsman Andre Russell has

Pogba scores as Man United wins Premier League opener
Pogba scores as Man United wins Premier League opener

Jose Mourinho received an instant reward for

Ashraful eyes to reappear in int’l cricket
Ashraful eyes to reappear in int’l cricket

Former Bangladesh cricket team captain Mohammad

Lord's Test: India asked to bat first against England
Lord's Test: India asked to bat first against England

England won the toss and asked India to bat first

Arrival of Courtois ignites fight in Real Madrid goal
Arrival of Courtois ignites fight in Real Madrid goal

 Real Madrid will start the season with

U15 girls dismantle Pakistan 14-0
U15 girls dismantle Pakistan 14-0

Bangladesh U15 women’s national team got

Entertainment

No stress with Katrina: Alia Bhatt No stress with Katrina: Alia Bhatt

Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt has dismissed any

Sonali is my hero, says Anupam Kher
Sonali is my hero, says Anupam Kher

Ever since Bollywood actress Sonali Bendre

Focussing only on Bollywood: Diana Penty
Focussing only on Bollywood: Diana Penty

Actress Diana Penty who kicked off her career in

Jacqueline Fernandez turns 33
Jacqueline Fernandez turns 33

Bollywood diva Jacqueline Fernandez is ringing in

Purnima-Ferdous in movie based on Quader's novel
Purnima-Ferdous in movie based on Quader's novel

Bangladeshi sensational actor Purnima Hanif

Priyanka writes emotional note to mom
Priyanka writes emotional note to mom

Global star Priyanka Chopra, who is back in town

Kamal Haasan quits acting, says have to focus on being a party leader
Kamal Haasan quits acting, says have to focus on being a party leader

Veteran actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan, who

Oscars to add 'best popular film' award, shorten gala
Oscars to add 'best popular film' award, shorten gala

Organizers of the Oscars -- under fire for

Brad Pitt hits back at Angelina Jolie's child support claims
Brad Pitt hits back at Angelina Jolie's child support claims

US actor Brad Pitt has rebutted claims made by

YouTube mega star Hero Alom enters Bollywood! (Video)
YouTube mega star Hero Alom enters Bollywood! (Video)

YouTube mega star Hero Alom is set to start his

Shraddha Kapoor keen to do a web series
Shraddha Kapoor keen to do a web series

With the digital revolution setting in, many

Salman responds to Priyanka's exit from 'Bharat'
Salman responds to Priyanka's exit from 'Bharat'

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has finally

Neha Sharma raises heat in bikini shoot (See photos)
Neha Sharma raises heat in bikini shoot (See photos)

Bollywood actress Neha Sharma, who is one of the

Robert Redford says next film will be his last
Robert Redford says next film will be his last

Hollywood veteran Robert Redford has said his

Beyonce in Vogue: 'I've been through hell and back'
Beyonce in Vogue: 'I've been through hell and back'

Beyonce says she's "been through hell

Tiger Shroff unveils unreleased 'Baaghi 2' poster
Tiger Shroff unveils unreleased 'Baaghi 2' poster

Bollywood actor Tiger Shroff has unveiled an

'Destination Wedding' gets new release date
'Destination Wedding' gets new release date

Hollywood stars Winona Ryder and Keanu

Lifestyle

Social development hasn't helped gender equality Social development hasn't helped gender equality

Since starting of women's movement in the

Checking emails after work damages your relationships: Study
Checking emails after work damages your relationships: Study

It’s a habit that many of us struggle to

Boys form more close-knit friendships than girls: Study
Boys form more close-knit friendships than girls: Study

Blame it on the films or the stereotypes

Most university students unsure when fertility declines: Survey
Most university students unsure when fertility declines: Survey

Most university students may plan to have

Beware! Binge drinking may put heart at risk
Beware! Binge drinking may put heart at risk

A new research has found that young adults who

Study claims having a tattoo can land you a job
Study claims having a tattoo can land you a job

Turns out, having a tattoo can give job

Marks & Spencer launches diverse range of 'nude' heels
Marks & Spencer launches diverse range of 'nude' heels

Wearing high heels to match your skin tone is a

Want to be a dad? Wear boxers, not skin-tight briefs
Want to be a dad? Wear boxers, not skin-tight briefs

Men trying to become a father the old-fashioned

Regular exercise 'best for mental health'
Regular exercise 'best for mental health'

Regular physical activity lasting 45 minutes

Parental smoking may put kids at risk of ADHD
Parental smoking may put kids at risk of ADHD

Parents, take note! Your smoking and

These are the 7 health mistakes women make in their 30s
These are the 7 health mistakes women make in their 30s

When it comes to our bodies, we seem to be their

This is the best way to prove commitment in a new relationship
This is the best way to prove commitment in a new relationship

Thanks to the advent of dating apps, making a

How selfies, filters affect body image- trigger dysmorphic disorder
How selfies, filters affect body image- trigger dysmorphic disorder

With the advancements in photo-editing technology

World Breastfeeding Week: Here are health benefits for mum and baby
World Breastfeeding Week: Here are health benefits for mum and baby

Nothing can be compared to the properties that

Sharing parenting roles leads to healthier infants
Sharing parenting roles leads to healthier infants

Turns out, offsprings raised by both parents grow

Janhvi dazzles at Vogue Beauty Awards
Janhvi dazzles at Vogue Beauty Awards

Bollywood's fresh face Janhvi Kapoorlooked

New study claims smaller plates don't help you eat less
New study claims smaller plates don't help you eat less

Turns out, tricking the brain into eating less by

How pollution can alter wildlife behaviour
How pollution can alter wildlife behaviour

With an increasing number of factors affecting

Tech

Min uniform call rate of Tk 0.45 from today Min uniform call rate of Tk 0.45 from today

The authorities of Bangladesh Telecommunication

Smart way of dealing with online trolls
Smart way of dealing with online trolls

When Bethesda mentioned that Fallout 76 was an

After technical delay, NASA to try again launching Sun probe
After technical delay, NASA to try again launching Sun probe

After a last-minute technical problem forced NASA

Facebook removing the content on 3D-printing of guns
Facebook removing the content on 3D-printing of guns

Facebook is removing content related to

Anne Frank Center asks Facebook to remove Holocaust denial pages
Anne Frank Center asks Facebook to remove Holocaust denial pages

The Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect is

Emma's Diary fined £140,000 over data misuse
Emma's Diary fined £140,000 over data misuse

A parenting advice site has been fined

Twitter will not ban InfoWars conspiracy theorist Alex Jones
Twitter will not ban InfoWars conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

The CEO of Twitter says it will not ban InfoWars

Apple iPhone X is getting a taller sibling this year
Apple iPhone X is getting a taller sibling this year

Apple may be mum on its plans for this year's

Apple iPhone chip supplier says virus will delay shipments
Apple iPhone chip supplier says virus will delay shipments

A company that makes semiconductors for Apple

Apple iPhone chip supplier says virus will delay shipments
Apple iPhone chip supplier says virus will delay shipments

A company that makes semiconductors for Apple

Facebook opens up on vote meddling, but is the shift real?
Facebook opens up on vote meddling, but is the shift real?

For a company bent on making the world more open,

Fortnite to skip Google Play on Android
Fortnite to skip Google Play on Android

The developer of Fortnite has confirmed it will

Xiaomi launches Redmi S2 nationwide in Bangladesh
Xiaomi launches Redmi S2 nationwide in Bangladesh

Global technology company Xiaomi on Friday

Facebook loses its chief security officer Alex Stamos
Facebook loses its chief security officer Alex Stamos

Alex Stamos, Facebook ’s chief

Google in China: Internet giant 'plans censored search engine'
Google in China: Internet giant 'plans censored search engine'

Google is developing a version of its search

Facebook blocks thousands of apps from accessing user data
Facebook blocks thousands of apps from accessing user data

In its latest efforts at combating privacy abuse

Tesla burns $739.5 million in cash on way to record 2Q loss
Tesla burns $739.5 million in cash on way to record 2Q loss

Electric car maker Tesla Inc. burned through

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India rejects patent plea for 'immoral' sex toy India rejects patent plea for 'immoral' sex toy

India's patent office has rejected a plea by

Met office forecasts rain throughout country until early tomorrow
Met office forecasts rain throughout country until early tomorrow

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD)

200-million year old Pterosaur 'built for flying'
200-million year old Pterosaur 'built for flying'

Scientists unveiled a previously unknown species

Vienna named world's most liveable city
Vienna named world's most liveable city

Austrian capital, Vienna, has beaten

Int'l Left Handers Day: Are left-handed people more intelligent?
Int'l Left Handers Day: Are left-handed people more intelligent?

Left-handed people have forever been associated

Uterus cancer kills 11,000 women annually in Bangladesh
Uterus cancer kills 11,000 women annually in Bangladesh

Nearly 11,000 women die of uterus cancer annually

Killer whale mother finally lets dead newborn calf go, after 17 days
Killer whale mother finally lets dead newborn calf go, after 17 days

A killer whale has stopped carrying her dead

Painting bought for £165k is 'fake'
Painting bought for £165k is 'fake'

A painting bought for £165,000 has been

Bangladesh gets World Down Syndrome Day Award
Bangladesh gets World Down Syndrome Day Award

Chairman of Down Syndrome Society of Bangladesh

New ancient Egyptian sphinx discovered
New ancient Egyptian sphinx discovered

A Sphinx, possibly more than 4,000 years old, has

Saudi cop’s act of kindness caught on camera (Video)
Saudi cop’s act of kindness caught on camera (Video)

The Arabic hashtag “Security guard takes

Coke Studio brings Allama Iqbal's poetry to life (video)
Coke Studio brings Allama Iqbal's poetry to life (video)

The first episode of the show is out and it

NASA to launch probe to study sun at close range
NASA to launch probe to study sun at close range

US space agency NASA will launch the Parker Solar

Met office forecasts rain across country till early tomorrow
Met office forecasts rain across country till early tomorrow

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD)

Indian family thrown off British Airways flight over 'crying child'
Indian family thrown off British Airways flight over 'crying child'

Indians are threatening to boycott British

Models protest Danish Burqa ban
Models protest Danish Burqa ban

A Danish designer has made an emphatic statement

Homeless family's sleeping pic sparks debate in Dublin
Homeless family's sleeping pic sparks debate in Dublin

A photograph of a homeless family sleeping in a

Light to moderate rain likely over country
Light to moderate rain likely over country

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) today