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Protesters release balloons as martyrs remembered

DHAKA: The young people participating in the Shahbagh Square movement released hundreds of balloons, each containing a letter as a mark of tribute to the martyrs of the Liberation War, on Wednesday. Share this:

Govt concludes metro rail deal with JICA

DHAKA:  The government on Wednesday struck the much expected financing deal with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) for the country’s first Dhaka Mass Rapid Transit Development (DMRTD) Project (1), commonly known as Metro Rail Project involving a total cost of about Tk 22,000 crore. Share this:

PM urges all to free nation from rajakars, other evil forces

DHAKA: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wednesday urged all to make their concerted efforts to build a knowledge-based prosperous, peaceful and secular Bangladesh free from war criminals and rajakars. Share this:

Barrister Tureen appointed as ICT prosecutor

DHAKA: The government on Wednesday appointed Barrister Dr Tureen Afroz as prosecutor to the International Crimes Tribunals (ICT) set up to try war criminals who committed crimes against humanity during the liberation war in 1971. Share this:

HC asks ACC to file a report on Hall-Mark Group’s assets

DHAKA: The High Court on Wednesday asked the Anti Corruption (ACC) Commission to prepare a list of movable and immovable property of the scandal-hit Hall-Mark Group. Share this:

Inu urges media to refrain from publishing anti-islamic materials

DHAKA: Information Minister Hasanul Haque Inu on Wednesday urged all print and electronic media not to publish and republish any distorted and fabricated materials based on Islam and Prophet Mohammad (Sm). Share this:

Obama reaches out to three key Republicans on immigration reform

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama reached out directly on Tuesday to key Republican senators negotiating a sweeping U.S. immigration overhaul and urged them to help craft a bipartisan reform bill as soon as possible. Share this:

Tremor jolts country

DHAKA: A moderate earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale rocked the city and other parts of the country early Wednesday. Share this:

Stocks open in red

DHAKA: Stocks opened negative in a volatile trade Wednesday. Share this:

Hartal in Rajshahi underway

DHAKA: Jamaat enforced dawn-to-dusk hartal in Rajshahi division protesting the arrest of Rajshahi city ameer of the party is underway. Share this:

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