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JU suspends 16 BCL activists over clash The authorities of Jahangirnagar University have suspended 16 activists of Chhatra League over a factional clash that left 10 people injured on Thursday. ...

Tigers lose early wickets

Bangladesh managed 51 runs losing three wickets in 12 overs and requires another 215 runs with 8 wickets in hand and 38 overs remaining to win the match against West Indies. Tamim Iqbal (34*) ...

PTI lawmakers resign

Lawmakers of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) have submitted their resignations from the National Assembly on Friday. Leaders of PTI Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Arif Alvi and Shireen Mazari submitted t ...

Rickshaw puller killed in city road mishap

A rickshaw puller has been killed as a bus knocked a rickshaw in capital's Shapla Chattar intersection on Friday afternoon. Identity of the deceased, aged about 30 years, could not be known imm ...

Joy: BNP is a party of terrorists

Prime Minister's Advisor on ICT Sajeeb Wazed Joy has termed the BNP a party of terrorists. Joy, who is also the son of the prime minister, posted a status on his Facebook page on Friday afterno ...

Irom Sharmila rearrested

Indian police have rearrested Irom Sharmila who has been on hunger strike for 14 years to protest against rights abuses, just two days after she was released on a court order. A senior Manipur poli ...

Midday brief

1 held with 7.3kg gold at Dhaka airport Customs officials have detained a person with gold bar weighing 7.3kg at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital on Friday morning. 1 held w ...

1 held with 7.3kg gold at Dhaka airport

Customs officials have detained a person with gold bar weighing 7.3kg at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital on Friday morning. The arrestee is as Al Amin, son of Basad Miah of Na ...

40 gold bars seized at Kamalapur

Government Railway Police (GRP) have arrested a person with 40 gold bars worth Tk2.40 crore at Kamalapur Railway Station in the capital on Friday morning. The arrestee is Shahin, 38. Kamalapur G ...

Their Words

“There is no doubt that Khaleda Zia, her son and the members of her cabinet were directly involved with the attack of 21 August. They ruined evidence by washing the area with water right after t ...