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Bangladesh has sought from India details about Zakir Naik’s operations even as it said several prominent ulemas wanted action against the Islamic televangelist much...

The number of institutions with 100 percent success rate in this year’s Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent exams has dropped by 285 Dhaka:  As...

Dhaka: The results of Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations of this year will be published on Thursday. Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid...

International

An eight-year-old boy has been killed after a grenade was thrown into a flat in the Swedish city of Gothenburg, police said. Yuusuf Warsame from...

Iraq has hanged 36 men convicted over the killing of up to 1,700 military recruits at a former US base in 2014. The massacre at...

ISTANBUL: Turkey’s parliament approved a reconciliation agreement signed with Israel in June which has brought to an end a six-year rift between the two regional...

Donald Trump is calling on the Republican Party to boost its traditionally lagging efforts in winning over black voters. Speaking at a rally in the...

An explosion at an outdoor wedding party in the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep has killed at least 30 people and injured 94 more,...

Firefighters are continuing to tackle a huge blaze in southern California, with several of them describing it as the most ferocious they have ever...

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A large car bomb exploded Wednesday outside a hotel in Thailand's deep south, killing one and wounding more than 30 in a nation already...

Klopp took Liverpool to the final last season, losing to Manchester City on penalties, after succeeding Brendan Rodgers two months into the campaign and...

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday handed over Ekushey Padak-2016 to 16 eminent personalities in recognition of their outstanding contributions to their respective fields. The...

Entertainment

When the weather is hot, zebra finches in Australia sing to their eggs - and these "incubation calls" change the chicks' development, a study...

Sports

Klopp took Liverpool to the final last season, losing to Manchester City on penalties, after succeeding Brendan Rodgers two months into the campaign and...

Culture

Tauhidur Rahman Suman: Dr. Jasim Uddin Ahmed was awarded Ekushey Gold Medal this year on 20 February 2016 by the Govt. of Bangladesh. Dr. Jasim...

Local

Habiganj: Four people, including sister in-law and nephew, niece, were hacked to death by a young man at Birsinghopara village of Dharmaghar union under...

Narail: A father and his son have been  sued under the Information Technology Act in Narial district on charge of makimng objectionable remarks on...

Economy

Country's trade deficit has come down to its lowest in six years in the outgoing financial year, to stand at nearly $5.5 billion, down...

By Rodrigo Campos and Nandita Bose | NEW YORK Consumers are flocking to discount apparel retailers, but investors are faced with nothing close to a...

Politics

Dhaka: BNP leader Abdullah Al Noman has decided to resign as vice-chairman of the party as he did not get any position in the...

Dhaka: Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) will stage another countrywide demonstration for Wednesday protesting its senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman’s conviction in a money-laundering case. BNP senior...
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Tech

Tech Desk: 'Microsoft loves Linux' and this has never been so true than now. Microsoft today made its PowerShell scripting language and command-line shell available...

Lifestyle

A Colombian woman who denounced armed groups for sexually abusing women and girls was abducted by the militants and subjected to a terrible punishment....