Home » 2018 » January » 07

BNP contests PM Hasina’s claim about Jan 5 polls

BNP Standing Committee Member Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain addressing a protest program at National Press Club in Dhaka on Sunday, organized by the Agriculturalist Association of Bangladesh, protesting a recent attack by police on its leader Jafir Tuhin Focus Bangla BNP leader Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain also said their party would join the next election only after […]

Increase the number of guards to combat them The report by a news agency that the Sundarbans, the world’s largest mangrove forest, is turning into a ‘sanctuary for poachers’ is indeed terrifying. The forest is supposed to be a sanctuary for its vast flora and fauna. Instead, it has become a safe haven for the […]

Continue reading …

The Anti-Corruption Commission or ACC has quizzed six directors of the AB Bank and called Chairman MA Awal and another director to appear before the commission to face questioning as part of the investigation to the alleged money laundering. The six directors quizzed by the ACC on Sunday were: Shishir Ranjan Bose, Mesbahul Hoque, Md […]

Continue reading …

Bangladesh cricketer Taskin Ahmed Alongside Soumya Sarkar, Taskin Ahmed and Liton Das, the selectors also axed batsman Mominul Haque and paceman Shafiul Islam. The BCB announced the 16-man Bangladesh squad Sunday afternoon for the tri-nation ODI series against visiting sides Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe, changing five players from their last squad that took part in […]

Continue reading …

Rescuers recover bodies of victims of a road accident in Jizan town, 1,200 kilometres off Riyadh in Saudi Arabia early Sunday.– UNB photo At least 10 Bangladeshi migrant workers were killed and 10 more workers were injured in a road accident at Jizan province of the Saudi Arabia on Saturday as they were travelling to […]

Continue reading …

This handout picture from the South Korea Coast Guard released on Sunday shows the Panamanian-flagged oil tanker ‘Sanchi’ on fire after a collision with a cargo ship off the coast of east China. Thirty-two people were missing after the collision. — AFP photo A tanker carrying oil from Iran to South Korea was ablaze and […]

Continue reading …