Monday 25 June 2018, 2:31 am
BNP seeks Gazipur SP's withdrawal                    Hattrick Kane leads England into last 16                    'Hasina will head poll-time govt'                    Govt creates 613,155 posts, Ashraful tells JS                    Outgoing Army chief meets PM                    

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09:21  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

BNP seeks Gazipur SP's withdrawal

BNP on Sunday demanded the Election Commission withdraw the Gazipur Superintendent of Police (SP) for ensuring a fair and impartial voting in the city corporation there on Tuesday


08:49  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

Hattrick Kane leads England into last 16

Harry Kane struck a hat-trick as England marched into the last 16 of the World Cup after with a record 6-1 win over a woeful Panama in their World Cup Group G match on Sunday


08:33  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

'Hasina will head poll-time govt'

Food minister Quamrul Islam, also Awami League lawmaker, on Sunday said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina would head the poll-time government


07:07  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

Govt creates 613,155 posts, Ashraful tells JS

The government, in principle, has created 613,155 posts from 2009 to March, 2018 against demand of different ministries and divisions


05:51  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

Outgoing Army chief meets PM

Outgoing Chief of Army Staff General Abu Belal Muhammmad Shafiul Haq made a farewell call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her Tejgaon office here on Sunday


05:20  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

Two 'drug dealers' found dead in Jashore

Two ‘drug dealers’ were found dead in Begaritola area in Monirampur upazila early Sunday


05:02  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

BGB deployed ahead of GCC polls

A total of 29 platoons of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members have been deployed in Gazipur city ahead of the city corporation elections


04:31  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

PM stresses stronger regional connectivity

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday stressed a stronger regional connectivity referring to Bangladesh steps to reopen closed rail routes with India as newly appointed Nepalese ambassador called on her at the PMO


04:05  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

UN Under Secy-Gen for peacekeeping in city

UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix arrived here on Sunday on a three-day visit

Law & Judiciary

03:55  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

SC order on Khaleda's bail in arson case Jul 2

The Supreme Court on Sunday fixed July 2 to pass the order on a leave-to-appeal against the High Court order that granted bail to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in a murder case filed over the arson attack in Cumilla on February 3, 2015


02:38  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

NZ Prime Minister Ardern names new-born daughter Neve Te Aroha

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Sunday she had named her new-born daughter Neve Te Aroha as she prepared to leave hospital amidst an outpouring of public excitement


02:07  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

Turks begin voting in presidential, parliamentary elections

Turks began voting on Sunday in presidential and parliamentary elections that pose the biggest challenge to Tayyip Erdogan


01:40  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

Pakistan recall Yasir Shah for ODIs in Zimbabwe

A full-strength touring party from Pakistan will visit Zimbabwe in July for a T20I tri-series and bilateral ODI series


12:42  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

Robber killed in Pabna gunfight

A suspected robber was killed in what police claimed to be a gunfight at Dhalar Char area under Aminpur upazila in the district on Saturday night


12:16  PM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

1 dead after attack at huge rally for Ethiopia's new PM

A thwarted attempt to hurl a grenade at Ethiopia’s reformist new prime minister led to a deadly explosion Saturday at a massive rally


10:43  AM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

Zimbabwe president 'inches' from explosion

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has survived an apparent bomb attack at a rally in the city of Bulawayo


09:36  AM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

Hernandez milestone in Mexico win

Javier Hernandez scored a milestone goal as Mexico marched towards the World Cup knockout stages with a 2-1 win over South Korea in Rostov-on-Don


08:35  AM, 24 June 2018, Sunday

Kroos' late strike rescues Germany

Germany breathed new life into their World Cup defence after Toni Kroos' dramatic injury time winner secured a 2-1 comeback victory over Sweden in Sochi


09:21  PM, 23 June 2018, Saturday

'GCC polls an acid test for govt, EC'

Barrister Moudud Ahmed on Saturday warned the government of dire consequences if ‘Khulna-style’ polls are held in Gazipur City Corporation on Tuesday


09:00  PM, 23 June 2018, Saturday

Belgium thump Tunisia 5-2

Two goals each for Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard and one for Michy Batshuayi swept Belgium to a 5-2 victory over Tunisia on Saturday


07:52  PM, 23 June 2018, Saturday

UN for addressing root causes of Rohingya crisis

The United Nations on Saturday commended the commitment demonstrated by the government of Bangladesh in supporting the Rohingya refugees and highlighted that the root causes of the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar must be addressed


06:20  PM, 23 June 2018, Saturday

AL's new office building inaugurated

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the newly constructed head office building of ruling Bangladesh Awami League (AL) at city’s Bangabandhu Avenue in Gulistan, marking the 69th founding anniversary of the party on Saturday


05:48  PM, 23 June 2018, Saturday

Under-Secy-Gen for peacekeeping due Sunday

Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix arrives here on Sunday on a three-day visit


04:17  PM, 23 June 2018, Saturday

Malaysia halts recruitment system

Human Resources Minister of Malaysia M. Kulasegaran said the government has suspended the system currently in place for the recruitment of migrant workers from Bangladesh


03:55  PM, 23 June 2018, Saturday

'AL grassroots leaders to be responsible if fails in next polls'

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said the grassroots leaders and activists of Awami League will be held responsible if people do not cast their votes in favour of the party in the next general election


02:44  PM, 23 June 2018, Saturday

36 killed in 8 districts road crashes

At least 36 people were killed and 105 others injured in road accidents in eight districts on Saturday


09:01  PM, 22 June 2018, Friday

'Govt will be forced to hold dialogue'

BNP standing committee member Barrister Moudud Ahmed on Friday said the government will be forced to hold dialogue with political parties ahead of the general elections


08:39  PM, 22 June 2018, Friday

Brazil win with Neymar, Coutinho late strikes

Dramatic late strikes by Philippe Coutinho and Neymar gave Brazil their first win of the World Cup against Costa Rica in St Petersburg on Friday and broke Central American hearts by sending them out of the tournament


02:34  PM, 22 June 2018, Friday

South Sudan peace deal attempt fails as Kiir rejects Machar

The latest attempt at ending South Sudan’s civil war failed Friday as President Salva Kiir rejected working again with rival Riek Machar after their first face-to-face meeting in almost two years


02:05  PM, 22 June 2018, Friday

4 terrorists killed in Kashmir encounter in India

Local terrorists affiliated to the global Islamic terror group ISIS were reportedly involved in the encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag, in India