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Digital World 2016 to kick off Wednesday

The ICT Division and the BASIS in association with several IT organisations are organising the digital world with the theme of ‘Non Stop Bangladesh.’ Digital World 2016, a three-day long Mega ICT event of the country, is going to begin on Wednesday. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the digital fair at a function […]

Modi’s remarks to a meeting of leaders from the BRICS – which include Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa – escalated his diplomatic drive to isolate Pakistan. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi branded Pakistan a “mother-ship of terrorism” at a summit of the BRICS nations on Sunday, testing the cohesion of a group whose heavyweight […]

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দুটি নারী আচ্ছাদন সম সাময়িক ইতিহাসে তুমুলভাবে আলোচিত হয়েছে কিংবা সামনে আরো হবে । এই দুটি আচ্ছাদনের একটি পরিধান করেছিলেন ১৯৭৪ খ্রীষ্টাব্দে উত্তরবঙ্গের বাসন্তী । অন্যটি পরিধান করেছেন ২০১৬ খ্রীষ্টাব্দে ইন্ডিয়ার ধনকুবের মুকেশ আম্বানীর কন্যা ইশা আম্বানী । পরিধানকারীনিদের সামাজিক অবস্থান , পরিস্থিতি, প্রেক্ষাপট কিংবা তৃপ্তি-অতৃপ্তির মাত্রা ভিন্ন হলেও পরিণাম এসে ঠেকেছে একই জায়গায় – […]

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Bangladesh have selected a squad packed with new prodigies for the first Test against England in which allrounders Mehedi Hasan Miraz, limited-overs specialist Sabbir Hossain and wicketkeeper-batsman Nurul Hasan have made the cut. Pacer Kamrul Islam Rabbi, too, was roped in as the Bangladesh Cricket Board announced a 14-strong squad on Sunday. Miraz led the […]

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has proposed three ‘specific’ ways for engagement between economic and technological cooperation groups BRICS and BIMSTEC. The ways she has proposed are to develop quality and resilient infrastructure in BIMSTEC member states, to focus on development of science, technology and innovation capabilities, and to hold talks between BRICS and BIMSTEC for […]

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President of the World Bank Jim Yong Kim arrived in Dhaka Sunday evening on a two-day visit. During the visit, Kim will join a public event to mark the End Poverty Day to celebrate Bangladesh’s achievements in lifting more than 20 million people out of poverty in less than two decades with its strong economic […]

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The Supreme Court on Sunday upheld the High Court order that granted bail to BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi in an arson case filed with Ramna Police Station. Chamber judge of the Appellate Division justice Syed Mahmud Hossain passed ‘no order’ following a petition filed by the state. As per the order, […]

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Bangladeshis are not allowed to go to Libya as the law and order situation in the North African country is not safe for them, state minister for foreign affairs M Shahriar Alam said on Sunday. ‘The government currently is not allowing Bangladeshi migrants to go to North African country Libya due to security reasons,’ the […]

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Arif and six other top JMB leaders including its founder Shayakh Abdur Rahman were sentenced to death on May 29, 2006 JMB member Asadul Islam Arif, who was given death penalty in Jhalakathi judges Jagannath Pare and Sohel Ahmed killing case, has been hanged in Khulna district jail. The sentence was executed at 10:30pm on Sunday amid […]

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