• Death sentence execution warrant for Quader sent to jail
  • Many things possible, CEC tells Taranco
  • Running train of unilateral polls needs to be stopped: Dr Kamal
  • PM meets President, apprises him about country’s situation
  • Govt to shoulder responsibility for any unwarranted situation: BNP
  • UN emissary meets Indian envoy
  • ‘JP ministers’ resignations will travel to PMO by postal mail’
  • Jamaat calls strike for Monday
  • AL won’t mind if polls shifted, says Amu
  • Tribunal advises Yusuf to change lawyer
  • Warrant for execution of Quader’s death sentence today likely
  • 2nd day blockade in progress amid stray incidents
  • UN envoy meets CEC
  • JP wants rescheduled election
  • U-19 match postponed in Chittagong after blast
  • BJP set to sweep MP — BJP: 107; Congress: 51
  • Israel minister proposes partial West Bank annexation
  • South Africa unites in prayer for Mandela
  • Pakistan turns to China for development
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Waste-based power plants in city face uncertainties

An Italian firm, facing funding constraints, failed to start setting up two waste-based power plants in the city outskirts, city corporation officials said Under a deal the government signed with the company in February the Italian firm... Full story

KCC mayor turns down govt request

Khulna city mayor Moniruzzaman Moni has turned down a government request to protect government installations and rail tracks from being damaged by pickets during general strikes or blockades. Full story

15th convocation of IUB held

The 15th convocation of Independent University, Bangladesh was held on Saturday at the Army Stadium in Dhaka. Delegated by the President, IUB vice-chancellor Omar Rahman conferred degrees on the graduating students. Full story

Call for building social resistance against violence

Local residents at a rally on Saturday called for putting up social resistance to violence and anarchy in the neighborhoods. All should stand out against violence and anarchy to ensure the security of the new generation, they said... Full story

Hanging body found behind police station

The police recovered the body of a man from behind the Labonchora police station of Khulna city on Saturday. The deceased was Shabuj, 24, son of Giashuddin Ahmed of Jhumjhumpur area under the Jessore Sadar police. Full story

People urged to be vocal for CHT treaty implementation

Speakers at a roundtable discussion on Saturday urged the peace loving and non-communal people to be vocal for implementing the Chittagong Hill Tracts peace treaty. They said every citizen of the country should raise voice... Full story

Schoolgirl commits suicide

The body of a school girl was recovered from a house on Jamir Khan Road in Barisal city on early Saturday. The victim was Dola Aktar, 13, daughter of Shahidul Islam of the area and a Class-VIII student of Barisal Government Girls̢۪ School. Full story

Little change in temperature likely

Weather mQay remain mainly dry with partly cloudy sky over the country having chances of light rain or thundershowers at one or two places over Chittagong division till 6:00pm today. Night temperature may rise by 1-2 degrees Celsius... Full story


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