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National

BNP to hold black-flag procession in city Thursday BNP to hold black-flag procession in city Thursday

BNP will bring out a black-flag procession in the

PM for greater practice of Bangla
PM for greater practice of Bangla

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday put

No compromise with corrupts: Inu
No compromise with corrupts: Inu

Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu said

ADB approves $360m loan for railway development
ADB approves $360m loan for railway development

The Board of Directors of the Asian Development

Initiative to be taken to use Bangla in HC: CJ
Initiative to be taken to use Bangla in HC: CJ

Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain on Wednesday

PM seeks Indian pressure on Myanmar over Rohingya crisis
PM seeks Indian pressure on Myanmar over Rohingya crisis

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday sought

4 die falling off train roof in Naogaon
4 die falling off train roof in Naogaon

Four people were killed and two others injured as

PM visits Rajshahi tomorrow
PM visits Rajshahi tomorrow

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina goes to Rajshahi

Decomposed body recovered in Magura
Decomposed body recovered in Magura

Police recovered the decomposed body of a local

President flies to Singapore tonight for health check
President flies to Singapore tonight for health check

President M Abdul Hamid is scheduled to leave

Elderly woman burnt to death in Jessore
Elderly woman burnt to death in Jessore

An elderly woman was burnt to death on Tuesday as

Nation pays tributes to language movement martyrs
Nation pays tributes to language movement martyrs

The supreme sacrifice of the language heroes on

President, PM pay homage to language martyrs
President, PM pay homage to language martyrs

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh

SSC exam to be held in ‘new formation’
SSC exam to be held in ‘new formation’

The Ministry of Education on Tuesday decided to

Committee formed to finalise draft of community clinic act
Committee formed to finalise draft of community clinic act

Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammad

16 to receive Shadhinota Padak 2018
16 to receive Shadhinota Padak 2018

The government announced names of 16 eminent

Maintain distinctive characters of Bangla: PM
Maintain distinctive characters of Bangla: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today put emphasis

Polls to be held according to constitution: Ershad
Polls to be held according to constitution: Ershad

Jatiya Party Chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad

Business

Russia denies role in strikes killing civilians in Syria's E. Ghouta Russia denies role in strikes killing civilians in Syria's E. Ghouta

The Kremlin on Wednesday denied involvement in

32 Bangladesh missions meet export target
32 Bangladesh missions meet export target

Thirty-two out of 57 Bangladesh missions abroad

HSBC reports 2017 pretax profit rose 11 percent
HSBC reports 2017 pretax profit rose 11 percent

HSBC says its annual pretax profits rose by 11

Oil hits highest in nearly two weeks on Asian equity recovery
Oil hits highest in nearly two weeks on Asian equity recovery

Oil prices extended gains to hit their highest

20 more Bangladeshis named in Paradise Papers
20 more Bangladeshis named in Paradise Papers

At least 20 more Bangladeshis, including business

Hackers stole $6 mln in attack on SWIFT system
Hackers stole $6 mln in attack on SWIFT system

Unknown hackers stole 339.5 million roubles ($6

Oil gains in weekly recovery on equities rebound, weak dollar
Oil gains in weekly recovery on equities rebound, weak dollar

Oil prices edged up on Friday as a rebound in the

Dollar slips to three-year low
Dollar slips to three-year low

The dollar slipped to a three-year low against a

BD makes progress in JBIC Survey on Japanese Companies
BD makes progress in JBIC Survey on Japanese Companies

Bangladesh has leaped forward to 14th place from

IDB ready to finance Iraqi infrastructure with $500 million
IDB ready to finance Iraqi infrastructure with $500 million

The Islamic Development Bank (IDB), the largest

Dollar drops as investors remain edgy before US inflation data
Dollar drops as investors remain edgy before US inflation data

The dollar hit a 15-month low against the yen and

Honda to start producing motorbikes in Bangladesh this year
Honda to start producing motorbikes in Bangladesh this year

The Japanese Honda Motor Company is going to

Dhaka seeks DFQF market access to GCC countries
Dhaka seeks DFQF market access to GCC countries

Bangladesh has sought duty-free, quota-free

Euro gains as dollar falls back on equity bounce
Euro gains as dollar falls back on equity bounce

The euro edged higher on Monday and the dollar

Bangladesh self-reliant in fish, meat production: Narayan
Bangladesh self-reliant in fish, meat production: Narayan

Fisheries and Livestock Minister Narayan Chandra

Market swings aren't worrying, but wants reforms: Lagarde
Market swings aren't worrying, but wants reforms: Lagarde

Sharp swings in global financial markets in the

International

Chinese warships enter East Indian Ocean amid Maldives crisis Chinese warships enter East Indian Ocean amid Maldives crisis

Eleven Chinese warships sailed into the East

Netanyahu's confidant to testify against him over graf
Netanyahu's confidant to testify against him over graf

A confidant of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin

8 killed in truck crash in central India
8 killed in truck crash in central India

A speeding truck driver Wednesday crashed into a

Trump urges ban on gun ‘bump stocks’
Trump urges ban on gun ‘bump stocks’

As a grieving Florida community demanded action

250 civilians killed in Syrian bombardment in 48 hours
250 civilians killed in Syrian bombardment in 48 hours

Deadly air strikes and artillery fire continued

Trump pushes for ban on gun 'bump stocks'
Trump pushes for ban on gun 'bump stocks'

US President Donald Trump has signed an order to

Japan reveals plans for world's tallest wooden skyscraper
Japan reveals plans for world's tallest wooden skyscraper

Plans have been drawn up to build the

Trudeau 'snubbed' by Indian government!
Trudeau 'snubbed' by Indian government!

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's

Libya coastguard rescues 441 migrants from drifting boats
Libya coastguard rescues 441 migrants from drifting boats

Libya's coastguard rescued 441 migrants in

Media crackdown continues under Suu Kyi
Media crackdown continues under Suu Kyi

When five Myanmar journalists were sentenced to

Turkey orders detention of 170 soldiers for links to coup plotters
Turkey orders detention of 170 soldiers for links to coup plotters

Turkish authorities issued detention warrants for

Three Iranian police officers die in clashes with dervishes
Three Iranian police officers die in clashes with dervishes

Three Iranian police officers have been killed in

Bombing kills 94 in Ghouta in a day: Syrian Observatory
Bombing kills 94 in Ghouta in a day: Syrian Observatory

A surge in attacks by the Syrian government and

77 Syrian civilians killed in bombardment
77 Syrian civilians killed in bombardment

Bombardments by Syrian government forces have

Peru's ex-president ordered to stand trial again
Peru's ex-president ordered to stand trial again

Peru's ex-President Alberto Fujimori has been

Mozambique rubbish dump collapse kills 17
Mozambique rubbish dump collapse kills 17

At least 17 people died and several others were

IS kills 12 Iraqi militiamen near Kirkuk
IS kills 12 Iraqi militiamen near Kirkuk

Islamic State militants ambushed a convoy of

Israeli warplanes hit Gaza after new rocket attack
Israeli warplanes hit Gaza after new rocket attack

Israeli warplanes hit Hamas targets in the Gaza

Sports

Rashid, Bumrah joint No.1 in ODI rankings
Rashid, Bumrah joint No.1 in ODI rankings

Afghanistan legspinner Rashid Khan and India fast

BCB wants Mashrafe back in T20i
BCB wants Mashrafe back in T20i

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) will formally

Shakib indispensable for Tigers: Ishtiaque
Shakib indispensable for Tigers: Ishtiaque

The recent drubbing of our national cricket team

Tigers' bowling camp begins tomorrow
Tigers' bowling camp begins tomorrow

After a disappointing tri-nation, Test and T20

Messi help Barca earn draw against Chelsea
Messi help Barca earn draw against Chelsea

Lionel Messi's first goal in nine Champions

England's Hales turns back on Test cricket
England's Hales turns back on Test cricket

Alex Hales announced on Tuesday he is turning his

Nidahas Trophy to start March 6
Nidahas Trophy to start March 6

The start of the tri-nation Nidahas Trophy has

Aguero clashes with fan after City loss
Aguero clashes with fan after City loss

Sergio Aguero was involved in a post-game clash

Blackwell retires from cricket
Blackwell retires from cricket

Alex Blackwell retires from international and

Smith, Amir, Fakhar win cricinfo best performance awards
Smith, Amir, Fakhar win cricinfo best performance awards

Steven Smith, Nathan Lyon, Heather Knight, Fakhar

Former UK football coach jailed for 30 years for sex abuse
Former UK football coach jailed for 30 years for sex abuse

Ex-football coach Barry Bennell was jailed for 30

BGMEA Cup Football kicks off Tuesday
BGMEA Cup Football kicks off Tuesday

The 3rd BGMEA Cup Inter-garment

Olympics: USA beat Finland to reach gold medal match
Olympics: USA beat Finland to reach gold medal match

The United States women's ice hockey team

AB de Villiers ruled out of T20I series against India
AB de Villiers ruled out of T20I series against India

AB de Villiers has been ruled out of the ongoing

Sri Lanka smash Bangladesh in T20 series
Sri Lanka smash Bangladesh in T20 series

Sri Lanka win the Rocket T20 Series 2-0 beating

Tigers need 211 to win 2nd T20I against Sri Lanka
Tigers need 211 to win 2nd T20I against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh need 211 runs to win the 2nd T20I

Entertainment

Shah Rukh Khan Meets Justin Trudeau Shah Rukh Khan Meets Justin Trudeau

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan met Canadian Prime

'Black Panther' pounces to box office glory over holiday weekend
'Black Panther' pounces to box office glory over holiday weekend

As the US kicked back for a long weekend,

Assam minister defends Priyanka's tourism calendar photo
Assam minister defends Priyanka's tourism calendar photo

A day after the opposition Congress legislators

Salman replaces Arijit's song in Welcome to New York!
Salman replaces Arijit's song in Welcome to New York!

Former Bollywood singer and union minister Babul

Vidya felt personal connect to her role in every project
Vidya felt personal connect to her role in every project

Actress Vidya Balan has successfully changed the

Saba Tani's 'Moner Du-Chokh' (video)
Saba Tani's 'Moner Du-Chokh' (video)

Popular pop singer from the 80s and 90s Saba Tani

Jaya wins Jio Filmfare Awards (East)
Jaya wins Jio Filmfare Awards (East)

Popular Bangladeshi actor Jaya Ahsan bagged the

Disha finds it hard to keep up with Tiger Shroff
Disha finds it hard to keep up with Tiger Shroff

Actress Disha Patani, gearing up for the release

Actors also use their sexuality to get things done: Ekta
Actors also use their sexuality to get things done: Ekta

Indian film and television personality Ekta

I struggled a lot to make my place in industry : Arijit
I struggled a lot to make my place in industry : Arijit

He might have sung “Phir Mohabbat”

Katrina, Ranbir to come together for 'Raajneeti 2'!
Katrina, Ranbir to come together for 'Raajneeti 2'!

Katrina Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor can be seen

Nicki Minaj takes break from social media to focus on new album
Nicki Minaj takes break from social media to focus on new album

Fans have been frantically trying to figure out

Virat 'blown away' by Anushka's 'Pari'
Virat 'blown away' by Anushka's 'Pari'

Virat Kohli is on cloud nine after becoming the

Shakib-Apu's divorce set to take effect on Feb 22
Shakib-Apu's divorce set to take effect on Feb 22

The divorce of superstar Shakib Khan and actress

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux separate
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux separate

Jennifer Aniston and husband Justin Theroux

Even college principal waiting to see internet sensation Priya
Even college principal waiting to see internet sensation Priya

Malayalam actress and B. Com first year student

Lifestyle

Nice Noor dedicates book to Zuckerberg family Nice Noor dedicates book to Zuckerberg family

Nice Noor, a Dhaka-based journalist and writer,

What will Meghan wear? Royal wedding dress a top UK secret
What will Meghan wear? Royal wedding dress a top UK secret

Where does one shop for a wedding gown set to be

Foodpanda offering free delivery marking Feb 21
Foodpanda offering free delivery marking Feb 21

Food delivery service foodpanda will be offering

Five myths about loneliness
Five myths about loneliness

At some point in our lives, the chances are that

Green Coffee: here's how it can help you lose weight
Green Coffee: here's how it can help you lose weight

Can Green coffee help you in losing weight? Green

Foodpanda brings new features in food delivery
Foodpanda brings new features in food delivery

Foodpanda, the on-demand international food

Couples make Valentine's Day deposit in 'Love Bank'
Couples make Valentine's Day deposit in 'Love Bank'

In a small medieval Slovak town, couples are

Valentine's Day: 9 signs you are dating with right person
Valentine's Day: 9 signs you are dating with right person

If you are one of the lucky ones who already has

Pets help people with mental health issues!
Pets help people with mental health issues!

There is increasing recognition of the

Expert explains why it is hard to keep the weight off
Expert explains why it is hard to keep the weight off

A recent study has shed light on why it can be so

Fertility 'breakthrough' as human eggs grown in lab for first time
Fertility 'breakthrough' as human eggs grown in lab for first time

Scientists have grown human egg cells to full

Food may influence cancer spread
Food may influence cancer spread

There is mounting evidence the food on your plate

Best ways to celebrate Rose Day
Best ways to celebrate Rose Day

We're already seven days into February and

Valentine’s Day gifts for her
Valentine’s Day gifts for her

It's time to hit the shops again in search of

8 relationship quotes that are actually jolly good advice
8 relationship quotes that are actually jolly good advice

Love is one of the most profound emotions known

Stop believing these myths the beauty industry has told you
Stop believing these myths the beauty industry has told you

In the beauty industry, many myths flow in the

Sonam asks for Rs 400 to buy sanitary napkins; Why?
Sonam asks for Rs 400 to buy sanitary napkins; Why?

Sonam Kapoor, along with Akshay Kumar, is trying

10 most beautiful airports in the world
10 most beautiful airports in the world

Many major American airports have seen better

Tech

Facebook to use postcards in anti-election meddling effort Facebook to use postcards in anti-election meddling effort

Facebook's efforts to prevent people from

Facebook will use postcards to verify identity of ad buyers
Facebook will use postcards to verify identity of ad buyers

Facebook plans to begin mailing postcards to

Twitter ends support for its Mac app!
Twitter ends support for its Mac app!

On Friday, Twitter announced that it would

New text bomb crashes any Apple device
New text bomb crashes any Apple device

During their development work on an international

SpaceX gets regulator to back satellite internet plan
SpaceX gets regulator to back satellite internet plan

Elon Musk’s SpaceX, fresh off the

Walton's upcoming USB and Micro USB
Walton's upcoming USB and Micro USB

Walton, a conglomerate based in Kaliakair,

Facebook to launch new feature on breaking news
Facebook to launch new feature on breaking news

Facebook is going to create a new news section in

Instagram alerts users when people take screenshot!
Instagram alerts users when people take screenshot!

Instagram is testing a feature that will show

Microsoft Writing Style Guide released
Microsoft Writing Style Guide released

Microsoft has recently launched the

Walton launches new 4G smartphone
Walton launches new 4G smartphone

Domestic handset maker Walton has launched its

Google explores texting from your browser
Google explores texting from your browser

  Google's Android Messages app could

Facebook testing 'downvote' button for flagging comments
Facebook testing 'downvote' button for flagging comments

Facebook is testing a "downvote" button

Top Brazilian paper to stop publishing on Facebook
Top Brazilian paper to stop publishing on Facebook

One of Brazil's top newspapers, the Folha de

Norway to set up 800MW solar power plant in Chandpur
Norway to set up 800MW solar power plant in Chandpur

I Scatec Solar, a Norwegian power producing

Facebook hired pollster to monitor public perception of Zuckerberg
Facebook hired pollster to monitor public perception of Zuckerberg

Facebook is revealed to have hired a pollster to

25 things about old technology we miss now
25 things about old technology we miss now

Making mixtapes, printing photographs and sending

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5 factors to become a social media influencer 5 factors to become a social media influencer

The craze of social media is such that people

Smog hits parts of north China
Smog hits parts of north China

Moderate to heavy smog has begun to settle on

Met office predicts dry weather over country
Met office predicts dry weather over country

Weather may remain dry with temporary partly

Rotherham sex abuse scandal grows
Rotherham sex abuse scandal grows

The number of victims of child sexual

Professor convicted for obscene sex talk
Professor convicted for obscene sex talk

A professor at a nursing college of a state-run

Australia's deputy PM loses support of state branch amid sex scandal
Australia's deputy PM loses support of state branch amid sex scandal

A state branch of the Australian National Party

‘After my sexual assault I lost all my friends’
‘After my sexual assault I lost all my friends’

Abrianna Morales from Las Cruces is launching a

Imran Khan ties the knot for third time
Imran Khan ties the knot for third time

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has confirmed

Top 20 most-used film and TV locations
Top 20 most-used film and TV locations

The top 20 most frequently used movie locations

Drinking liquor without getting drunk not sinful: Islamic scholar
Drinking liquor without getting drunk not sinful: Islamic scholar

Khaled Al Gendy, a famous Islamic cleric and a

Saudi women to start own busines without male permission
Saudi women to start own busines without male permission

Women in Saudi Arabia can now open their own

Met office forecasts dry weather over country
Met office forecasts dry weather over country

Weather may remain dry with temporary partly

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I Live
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I Live

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I- LIVE

IIUC’s ‘Halal Rag Day’ pictures go viral
IIUC’s ‘Halal Rag Day’ pictures go viral

The reported rag day pictures of the 38th batch

Uber, Facebook employees form Coalition of Black Excellence
Uber, Facebook employees form Coalition of Black Excellence

The Coalition of Black Excellence Week,

Female stars call for end to sexual harassment at work
Female stars call for end to sexual harassment at work

Nearly 200 female British stars from film, TV and

Polari: The code language gay men used to survive
Polari: The code language gay men used to survive

“Bona to vada your dolly old eek!”

Met office predicts dry weather over country
Met office predicts dry weather over country

Weather may remain dry with temporary partly