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Stones for Construction of Ram Mandir Start Arriving in Ayodhya

Stones for Construction of Ram Mandir Start Arriving in Ayodhya By Arshad Afzaal Khan on 19/06/2017 In a similar move in 2015, two truck loads of stones were brought in, but the then Samajwadi Party government banned any further import. Stones arrive in Ayodhya. Ayodhya: Even as the dispute regarding the title in the Babri Masjid/Ramjanmabhoomi […]

The cabinet on Monday approved the draft of the National Online Mass Media Policy 2017 to monitor and regulate online mass media, making registration with proposed National Broadcasting Commission mandatory for all internet-based radios, televisions and newspapers. Media outlets already registered for publication of newspapers or licensed for broadcasting would, however, need no further registrations […]

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Ruling Awami League lawmaker Sheikh Fazlul Karim Selim in parliament on Monday urged finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith to talk less as some of his comments often embarrassed the party. Selim, also a presidium member of the party, claimed that Awami League was doing politics for the betterment of people. ‘But he [finance minister] […]

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An Awami League leader has claimed rivalries within the BNP were behind the attack on Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir’s motorcade. “Grouping may have led to the attack on Mirza Fakhrul’s car,” said Hasan Mahmud at a discussion on Monday, as the ruling party faced blame for the attack in Chittagong. Mirza Fakhrul, leading […]

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Vehicles move through stagnant water on a road at Kazipara in Dhaka’s Mirpur after several streets in the capital were inundated by torrential rain on Monday. — Ali Hussain Mintu Heavy rains coupled with thunder and lightning hit many parts of the country including Dhaka on Monday. At least 16 people were killed and several […]

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Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal on Monday was selected in the best XI of the ICC Champions Trophy for his outstanding batting in the competition. The ICC jury members chose 11 players from five countries and gave the responsibility of the captaincy to winning captain Sarfraz Ahmed, the skipper of Pakistan. The jury picked players from […]

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