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Strikes before BNP rallies: AL leaders pulling the strings

It is the local Awami League leaders and their allies who are actually enforcing the transport strikes in divisional cities right before the BNP rallies, while ministers keep insisting that transport associations are independent.

Death toll rises to 28 in Russian apartment block collapse

Twenty-eight bodies have been recovered from the debris of an apartment block in Russia that partially collapsed in an apparent explosion, while 13 people remained unaccounted for, the regional emergencies ministry says.

Veteran US diplomat to work for Reuters journos' release

Former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson says he will work toward securing the release of two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar in his capacity as a member of an international advisory board on the crisis in Rakhine state.

October 28, 2022
October 28, 2022

Strikes before BNP rallies: AL leaders pulling the strings

It is the local Awami League leaders and their allies who are actually enforcing the transport strikes in divisional cities right before the BNP rallies, while ministers keep insisting that transport associations are independent.

January 3, 2019
January 3, 2019

Death toll rises to 28 in Russian apartment block collapse

Twenty-eight bodies have been recovered from the debris of an apartment block in Russia that partially collapsed in an apparent explosion, while 13 people remained unaccounted for, the regional emergencies ministry says.

January 16, 2018
January 16, 2018

Veteran US diplomat to work for Reuters journos' release

Former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson says he will work toward securing the release of two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar in his capacity as a member of an international advisory board on the crisis in Rakhine state.

January 24, 2017
January 24, 2017

UK parliament must approve start of Brexit talks: Supreme Court

Britain's Supreme Court rules the UK government must win parliament's approval before beginning Brexit negotiations, in a landmark judgement that also says regional lawmakers have no say.

December 15, 2013
December 15, 2013

Families of martyred intellectuals want immediate execution

Paying tribute to their loved ones on Martyred Intellectuals' Day, families of the illustrious citizens yesterday called for immediate execution of verdicts passed by the International Crimes Tribunals.
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December 15, 2013
December 15, 2013

Public furious like Vesuvius

From a distance, it looked like a usual chitchat a group of four youths were having in front of a roadside tea stall at Khamarbari intersection in the capital. A closer observation, however, revealed something different — they were expressing their anger and anguish the ongoing political violence was doling out to people’s lives.
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