Monthly Archives: September 2016

Deepika sizzles in new “xXx” promo

dipika  Bollywood’s leading lady Deepika Padukone has not had any big releases this year, but she is all set to get team “ xXx: The return of Xander Cage” to India for the promotions. The film being her first Hollywood venture, the actress is not leaving any stone unturned in creating a good buzz for the film back in India. ...

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BNP-Jamaat must face trial for patronising militancy: PM


  Correspondentঃ Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has reiterated that BNP-Jamaat and its leaders must face trial for patronising militancy in the country by providing money and giving orders, protecting war criminals and burning innocent people to death with petrol bombs. “These are not political cases… these are cases of burning people,” she said while speaking at a meeting of leaders ...

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US, China urge Pakistan, India to solve differences over Kashmir

us-chaina-thebdexpress China and United States on Wednesday called on Pakistan and India to solve their differences over Kashmir, as tensions mount between the nuclear-armed neighbours after an attack killed 18 indian soldiers in the disputed Himalayan region. China “hopes that Pakistan and India will strengthen channels for dialogue, appropriately handle any differences, improve bilateral relations and together protect the region’s peace ...

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Situation deteriorated in Occupied Kashmir due to Indian atrocities: Khawaja Asif


ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif on Sunday reacted to the Indian allegations and said that the situation deteriorated in Indian-held Kashmir due to Indian atrocities and abuse of human rights. Khawaja Asif while talking to Geo News said that Pakistan has nothing to do with the Uri incident, adding that Pakistan only extends moral support to Kashmiris. He said ...

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Gazipur factory explosion death toll reaches 13

tongi-fire-thebdexpress The death toll from a boiler explosionat a readymade garment factory near Tongi BSCIC Railway Station in Gazipur   Dhaka Medical College Hospital in the early hours of Sunday, raising the death toll thirteen. DMCH authorities said Abdul Quader, who was undergoing treatment at the hospital burn unit with 95 per cent burn injures, succumbed to the injuries at ...

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SP Babul relieved of duty

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Correspondent: Police superintendent Babul Akter has been relieved of his duty in reply to an application for his resignation.The Home Ministry has issued a circular to this end on Tuesday. Senior Secretary of the Home Ministry Dr Mozammel Haque Khan confirmed the matter to reporters. Mozammel Haque Khan said, “On 24 June, SP Babul sent an application to the senior secretary ...

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Hearing on writ over 2 ministers` posts Thursday


Correspondent: Hearing on the writ petition filed over challenging legality of holding posts of Food Minister Quamrul Islam and Liberation War Affairs Minister A K M Mozammel will be held on Thursday. Justice Moinul Islam Chowdhury and Justice Ashish Ranjan Das passed the order after hearing for first day on Tuesday. Advocate Yunus Ali Akond who filed the writ moved ...

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‘Rampal power plant for personal interest’

Sultana-Kamal-thebdexpress People in favour of Rampal Power Plant near the Sundarbans are driven by their own interests, alleged National Committee to Save the Sundarbans today. The committee came up with the allegation during a press conference organised by Bangladesh Paribesh Andolon (Bapa) in Dhaka’s Dhanmondi this morning. “The government claimed that we are not talking scientifically on the issue. But ...

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BNP leader Hannan Shah on life support

Hannan-thebdexpress BNP standing committee member Brig Gen (retd) ASM Hannan Shah has been put on life support after he fell ill this morning. He was physically unwell for the past few days. This morning, he fell ill and was rushed to hospital around 9:30am, said Shamsuddin Didar, a member of BNP chief’s press wing. Doctors at Dhaka’s Combined Military Hospital ...

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JS goes into session Sept 25

Perlament-thebdexpress Parliament will go into its 12th session on 25 September after a 59-day recess. President Abdul Hamid convened the session exercising the power bestowed upon him as per the Article 72 (1) of the constitution said a PID handout on Monday. Before the House goes into session at 5:00pm on 25 September, the business advisory committee of parliament will ...

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