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72nd Independence Day of India in Dhaka
News Flash Desk A flag hoisting ceremony was held at the Chancery Complex of the High Commission of India in Dhaka to mark the 72nd Independence Day of India. After unfurling the tricolour, H.E. Mr. Harsh Vardhan Shringla, High Commissioner of India read out Hon'ble President of India's message... More detail
Bangabandhu-I to connect maritime, 90 thousands...
NEWS FLASH CORRESPODENT Vessels on the Bay of Bengal and rivers are going to get fastest internet for communication replacing the old system, thanks to Bangabandhu-I, Bangladesh’s first communication satellite. Both maritime and river vessels will get 24-hour real time information on weather... More detail
Freed from cave, but doctor’s orders bar Thai...
NEWS FLASH DESK The eight young footballers rescued from a cave in Thailand after more than two weeks underground are unlikely to be able to take up an offer to attend the World Cup final in Moscow, doctors said Tuesday. The plight of the boys has prompted an outpouring of support from... More detail
Death toll in wake of torrential rain reaches...
News Flash Desk The death toll in the wake of torrential rainfall causing flooding and landslides in western Japan reached 148 people, officials said Tuesday. The government and local municipalities have stepped up search and rescue efforts to find 59 people that are still unaccounted for in... More detail
‘Pyongyang-bound’ Trump says world avoided...
SEOUL, June 13, 2018 (BSS/AFP) – Donald Trump accepted an invitation from Kim Jong Un to visit North Korea during their historic summit, Pyongyang state media reported Wednesday, as the US president said the world had jumped back from the brink of “nuclear catastrophe”. Tuesday’s... More detail
North Korea's Kim Jong-un crosses into South Korea
BBC Kim Jong-un has become the first North Korean leader to set foot in South Korea by crossing the military line that has divided the peninsula since the end of the Korean War in 1953. In a moment rich with symbolism and pomp, South Korean leader Moon Jae-in and Mr Kim shook hands at the... More detail
Fishermen returning from sea following ban on...
NEWS FLASH DESK Fishermen along with their trawlers have started to return their homes from Bay of Bengal following a government ban imposed on fishing Hilsa. The government has imposed ban on the catching, selling and transportation of Hilsa for 22 days from October 1-22. There... More detail
Fishermen returning from sea following ban on...
NEWS FLASH DESK Fishermen along with their trawlers have started to return their homes from Bay of Bengal following a government ban imposed on fishing Hilsa. The government has imposed ban on the catching, selling and transportation of Hilsa for 22 days from October 1-22. There... More detail
President for united efforts to prevent...
NEWS FLASH DESK President M Abdul Hamid today urged all to come forward to prevent religious fanaticism and stand by the destitute and hapless people as per religious instructions. "Religious fanaticism is a threat to the global peace at present. All must come forward unitedly to prevent... More detail
Durga Puja ends with immersion
NEWS FLASH DESK The five-day Durga Puja, the biggest religious festival of the Bengali-speaking followers of Hindu community, ended today with immersion of Devi Durga and other goddesses amid much enthusiasm and festivity. Durga Puja began on September 26 with the incarnation (Bodhon) of the... More detail
Padma Bridge becomes 'visible reality' as span...
NEWS FLASH DESK Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said the construction work of the Padma Bridge is going on overcoming all barriers and the bridge has now become a 'visible reality' with the installation of its first span. "The Padma Bridge is not merely a colourful... More detail
Sheikh Hasina new star of East: Khaleej Times
NEWS FLASH DESK A leading daily newspaper of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) today highly appreciated Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for her humane approach in the Rohingya issue, dubbing her as the "new star of the East". "The Bangladesh Prime Minister is the new star of the East... More detail
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Tenth boy rescued from Thai cave

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72nd Independence Day of India in Dhaka

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4-tier security at Jatiya Eidgah

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BNP chief for unity based EC formation

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CELEBRATING THE FIVE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE EMK CENTER

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BB: Full report submitted to Muhith

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Modi : Banking for all to end "financial untouchability"

Modi : Banking for all to end

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Google puts up doodle to mark Bangladesh’s Independence Day

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Global internet giant Google paid homage to Bangladesh’s independence by putting up a ‘doodle’ portraying a Royal Bengal Tiger in a red circle sig...

India's spacecraft beams back first Mars photos

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Prince Harry condemns press 'abuse' of girlfriend

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Shakib-Srabanti romance in London

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Sienna Miller on why her new role is not 'just a wife'

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Sabira emerges with incredible talent in literature and music

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Fifa corruption scandal: Blatter re-elected president

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Shakib wants rest to regain strength, enhance focus

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Passengers must show Photo ID for domestic flights

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72nd Independence Day of India in Dhaka

72nd Independence Day of India in Dhaka News Flash Desk A flag hoisting ceremony was held at the Chancery Complex of the High Commission of India in Dhaka to mark the 72nd Independence Da...

Fishermen returning from sea following ban on Hilsa fishing

Fishermen returning from sea following ban on Hilsa fishing NEWS FLASH DESK Fishermen along with their trawlers have started to return their homes from Bay of Bengal following a government ban imposed on fis...

4-tier security at Jatiya Eidgah

4-tier security at Jatiya Eidgah News Flash Correspondent Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) will ensure 4-tier security at Jatiya Eidgah on the day of Eid-ul Fitr, installing closed-...

Politics

BNP chief for unity based EC formation

BNP chief for unity based EC formation News Flash Correspondent Pointing to the need of stronger Election Commission in Bangladesh, BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia said, 'The Election Commissi...

Diplomacy

CELEBRATING THE FIVE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE EMK CENTER

CELEBRATING THE FIVE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE EMK CENTER DHAKA Friday evening, U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh Marcia Bernicat celebrated the fifth anniversary of the Edward M. Kennedy Center for Public Ser...

FROM IOWA TO BANGLADESH, TECHNOLOGY SHAPING THE FUTURE OF AGRICULTURE

FROM IOWA TO BANGLADESH, TECHNOLOGY SHAPING THE FUTURE OF AGRICULTURE Dan Mozena , U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh


I grew up on a dairy farm in Iowa and spent my formative years milking cows, slopping hogs and helping Dad g...

Economy

BB: Full report submitted to Muhith

BB: Full report submitted to Muhith < > Newsflash Correspondent The probe body formed to investigate the Bangladesh Bank ... <

Modi : Banking for all to end "financial untouchability"

Modi : Banking for all to end

Reuters
Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the launch of the Jan Dhan Yojana, or the Scheme for People's Wealth, in New Delhi August 28, 2014. ...

Stocks extend loss as major sectors dip

Stocks extend loss as major sectors dip < > Newsflash Desk Stocks extended loss to maintain falling trend for the second consecuti...

Technology

Bangabandhu-I to connect maritime, 90 thousands river vessels

Bangabandhu-I to connect maritime, 90 thousands river vessels NEWS FLASH CORRESPODENT Vessels on the Bay of Bengal and rivers are going to get fastest internet for communication replacing the old system, thank...

Google puts up doodle to mark Bangladesh’s Independence Day

Google puts up doodle to mark Bangladesh’s Independence Day

Desk

Global internet giant Google paid homage to Bangladesh’s independence by putting up a ‘doodle’ portraying a Royal Bengal Tiger in a red circle sig...

India's spacecraft beams back first Mars photos

India's spacecraft beams back first Mars photos BANGALORE, India, Sept 25, 2014 (BSS/AFP) - India's spacecraft has beamed back its first photos of Mars, showing its crater-marked surface, as the cou...

Dur-desh

Prince Harry condemns press 'abuse' of girlfriend

Prince Harry condemns press 'abuse' of girlfriend Newsflash Desk Prince Harry has confirmed US actress Meghan Markle is his girlfriend, in a statement from Kensington Palace attacking the media for s...

Entertaiment

Shakib-Srabanti romance in London

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Sienna Miller on why her new role is not 'just a wife'

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Sabira emerges with incredible talent in literature and music

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Sports

Fifa corruption scandal: Blatter re-elected president

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Shakib wants rest to regain strength, enhance focus

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Aviation / Tourissiom

Passengers must show Photo ID for domestic flights

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Leather tech expo begins November 3

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