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Mushfiq dedicates double ton to wife

Bangladesh batsman Mushfiqur Rahim celebrates his double century against Zimbabwe by making a heart shape with his hands at Mirpur Md Manik In the innings, Mushfiqur was patient as he faced 421 deliveries and struck 18 boundaries and one over boundary Wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim dedicated his second Test double ton to wife Jannatul Kifayet and […]

Myanmar’s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi speaks at the ASEAN Business and Investment Summit in Singapore, November 12, 2018. Reuters Amnesty International has withdrawn its most prestigious human rights prize from Aung San Suu Kyi, accusing the Myanmar leader of perpetuating human rights abuses by not speaking out about violence against the Rohingya Muslim […]

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Former interim government adviser Wahiduddin Mahmud, former Bangladesh Bank governor Mohammed Farashuddin, Dhaka University professor MA Taslim, General Economics Division member Shamsul Alam, former finance secretary Mohammad Tareque and World Bank Bangladesh lead economist Zahid Hussain are present, among others, at the closing session of BIDS Research Almanac 2018 at Lakeshore Hotel in Dhaka on […]

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Captain Fazlur Rahman’s book launching ceremony in London 12 November 2018 Bangladesh: my dream was unveiled in London yesterday in presence of a few well-wishers in a restaurant located at 59 Burdett Road, London E3 4TN (Near Mile End tube station). You can see the attached program. Captain Fazlur Rahman is from the first batch of […]

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Nov 28 new deadline for filing nominations  Ashif Islam Shaon  November 12th, 2018    Dhaka Tribune File photo of a woman putting her ballot paper in a ballot box after casting her vote Dhaka Tribune The Election Commission issues gazette confirming change of election day The Election Commission has issued a gazette confirming its earlier announcement […]

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The Daily Star November 12, 2018 Move forward with peoples’ unity: Khaleda A five-member BNP delegation waits at Old Dhaka Central Jail to meet party Chairperson Khaleda Zia on November 9, 2018. Photo: Collected Star Online Report BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, who is now in jail in a corruption case, today told her party leaders […]

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Kamal unwilling to contest polls 12 November 2018 Dr Kamal Hossain. File photo Star Online Report Gono Forum President Dr Kamal Hossain today reiterated that he would not contest the 11th parliamentary election on health ground. “I have been saying since long that I would not contest the election considering my health condition,” Kamal, the key […]

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BNP, Jamaat men implicated in 106 more cases, after dialogue with PM Asaduzzaman and Ahmed Zayeef . Dhaka | Nov 12, 2018        Some 106 cases have been filed against the leaders and activists of the BNP-led 20-party alliance between 1 and 10 November, police records shows. BNP leaders alleged that all these cases are false […]

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BNP sells 1,336 nomination papers on first day UNB . Dhaka | Nov 12, 2018        Abuzz with party activists and leaders after a long time, BNP’s Naya Paltan central office sold 1,336 nomination papers on the first day on Monday among those who want to contest the 11th parliamentary elections with its tickets. BNP nomination […]

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No scope to retreat from EVM use: CEC Prothom Alo English Desk |  Nov 12, 2018        Chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda on Monday said there is no scope for the election commission to back off from the EVM use and this machine will be used on a limited scale in the national election, reports […]

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The New Republic November 2018 Mind Games How campaigns are using marketing, manipulation, and “psychographic targeting” to win elections—and weaken democracy By Sue Halpern October 18, 2018 Illustrations By Matt Chase In April, when the Senate Judiciary and Commerce committees summoned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to Washington, it looked as if the nation was finally […]

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