Month: May 2019

Number of Bangladesh Army members rises in Kuwait

DHAKA, Kuwait government has approved to increase the number of Bangladesh army under the OKP9 contingent in Kuwait to 639 from 250.The approval was come on Thursday for the good relations between the Bangladesh government and Kuwait government and in...
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Sacked Australia women’s coach gets public apology

SYDNEY, Australian football authorities made anembarrassing apology Friday over the controversial axing of national women'scoach Alen Stajcic, admitting his removal had nothing to do with misconductfollowing months of speculation and innuendo.Alen Sta...
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Jumatul Wida observed

DHAKA, Jumatul Wida, the last Juma prayers during the holy month of Ramadan, was observed across the country today with due solemnity and religious fervour.Muslim devotees attended the Juma prayers at different mosques, seeking divine blessings for pe...
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UN to stay away from Mideast conference in Bahrain

UNITED NATIONS, United States, The United Nationswill not be taking part in a conference in Bahrain to present the economicaspects of a US peace plan for Israel and the Palestinians, a spokesman saidThursday.At this stage, I'm not aware that we will h...
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Thunderbolt kills three people in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI, Three people including two teenage boys were killed by thunderbolts in separate areas in the district last night.The deceased were identified as Jamshed Ali, 55, of Basudevpur village and Musaul Haque, 15, of Sarangpur village under Godagari...
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4 held for ransacking railway station in Jamalpur

JAMALPUR, Railway police arrested four youths for ransacking at Melandaha station in the district today.The arrested youths are Hazrat Ali, 19, and Billal Hossain, 20, Abu Bakkar,19, and Shihab Hossain, 20.Police said the railway authorities were sell...
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