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Jatiya Sangsad

Khulna Agriculture University Bill, 2015 passed in JS

SANGSAD BHABAN, July 5, 2015 (BSS) -The Jatiya Sangsad today passed the Khulna Agriculture University Bill, 2015 in an amended fo... More...

Report on Export Promotion Bureau Bill placed in JS

SANGSAD BHABAN, July 5, 2015 (BSS) - The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Commerce Ministry placed the report on E... More...

National

Motivation against human trafficking can solve problem, says CJ

DHAKA, July 5, 2015 (BSS) - The human trafficking problem can be solved when mass people could be brought under motivation campaign against the heinous crime. Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha came up with the suggestion while addressing as the chief guest at a national dialogue titled 'recent hu... More...

Govt trying to transform Bangladesh into a higher middle-income country: Mustafa Kamal

DHAKA, July 5, 2015 (BSS) - Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has said the differences in social development indicators between rural and urban areas will gradually be reduced after implementation of the projects undertaken by the government. The minister said this as the chief guest while unvei... More...

Govt to form task-force for easing visa procedure

DHAKA, July 5, 2015 (BSS) - The government today decided to form an inter-ministerial taskforce to identify problems regarding issuing Bangladesh visa to foreigners for giving a b... More...

No compromise with anti-Liberation elements: Shajahan Khan

DHAKA, July 05, 2015(BSS)-"Anti-Liberation elements do not endorse democracy, "Shipping Minister Shajahan Khan said her... More...

36 stores, cafe’s fine Tk 2.5 lakh

DHAKA, July 5, 2015 (BSS) - Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection (DNCRP) in separate drives in different divisional city’s today fined 36 restaurants and groceries ... More...

International

Greece votes on financial future, government - and maybe euro

ATHENS, July 5, 2015 (BSS/AFP) - Greek voters headed to the polls on Sunday to vote in a historic, tightly fought referendum on whether to accept worsening austerity in exchange for more bailout funds, in a gamble that could see it crash out of the euro. Across the country of 11 million people -- o... More...

Myanmar man convicted for 2013 hotel blast

YANGON, July 5, 2015 (BSS/AFP) - A Myanmar man has been sentenced to life in prison for planting a bomb that exploded two years ago inside a luxury Yangon hotel wounding an American woman, state media reported Sunday. Myanmar was rattled by a series of small blasts across the country in October 201... More...

Ministers back to Vienna for final Iran nuclear deal push

VIENNA, July 5, 2015 (BSS/AFP) - Foreign ministers from major powers were expected back in Vienna Sunday seeking to s... More...

Eleven dead in China building collapse, three missing: state media

BEIJING, July 5, 2015 (BSS/AFP) - Eleven people died after a shoe factory collapsed in eastern China, state media report... More...

Pope Francis to focus on poor in South America trip

QUITO, July 5, 2015 (BSS/AFP) - Pope Francis makes his first South American trip in two years Sunday, for an eight-day... More...

Sports

South Africa beat Bangladesh by 52 runs

DHAKA, July 5, 2015 (BSS) - South African bowlers made things looked too easy as they dumped hosts Bangladesh by 52 runs to take ... More...

Blatter says to limit travel until 'everything cleared up'

BERLIN, July 5, 2015 (BSS/AFP) - Sepp Blatter, the head of FIFA which is mired in corruption allegations, told a German ... More...

District

Court orders to preserve evidence of seized liquid cocaine properly

CHITTAGONG, July 05, 2015 (BSS)- A Chittagong court today ordered the concerned four state own organizations to preserve properly... More...

Arms trader held with revolver in C'nawabganj

CHAPAINAWABGANJ, July 5, 2015 (BSS)- Members of the Rapid Action Battalion(RAB)-5 arrested an alleged arms trader with a revolver... More...

Economic

BB asks banks to strengthen security system

DHAKA, July 5, 2015 (BSS) - Bangladesh Bank (BB) has asked all scheduled banks to heighten their security measures, with... More...

Climate Change

MoU signed between DU, Climate Parliament

DHAKA, July 5, 2015 (BSS) - A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Dhaka Un... More...

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Entertainment & Arts

Drones will tear us apart: Pakistani pop's war fixation

PESHAWAR, Pakistan, July 5, 2015 (BSS/AFP) - A lover's eyes compared to a drone strike, a smile to a suicide bomb and lips to fire. The violence of Pakistan's bloody insurgency has been injected into catchy pop lyrics after more than a decade of war against Islamists opposed... More...

Technology

Russian cargo ship docks to space station

MOSCOW, July 5, 2015 (BSS/AFP) - An unmanned Russian cargo ship successfully docked with the International Space Station on Sunday following a string of failed attempts to resupply the orbital laboratory. "The transport cargo ship Progress M-28M has docked with the... R... More...

Education

Khulna Agriculture University Bill, 2015 passed in JS

SANGSAD BHABAN, July 5, 2015 (BSS) -The Jatiya Sangsad today passed the Khulna A... More...

Weather

44 rivers register rises, 34 falls

DHAKA, July 5, 2015 (BSS) - Water levels in 44 river stations monitored by Flood... More...