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251. 'Prime suspect' detained in killings of New Mexico Muslim menPublished: August 10, 2022 08:30:21

Police in New Mexico on Tuesday arrested a man they called their prime suspect in the fatal shootings of four Muslim men in Albuquerque since November, a series of ambush...


252. Four Pakistani soldiers killed by suicide bomber near Afghan borderPublished: August 09, 2022 23:06:52

A suicide bomber attacked a military convoy in a Pakistani tribal region along the Afghan border, killing four soldiers, the army said on Tuesday. The incident took place in Mir...


253. Prevent tax evasion, money laundering without burdening people with foreign debt: TIBPublished: August 09, 2022 22:48:53

Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has suggested the adoption of the 'Common Reporting Standard (CRS)' to prevent tax evasion and money laundering to stabilise foreign exchange reserves without burdening the people...


254. Fuel price hike pushes up prices of almost all household essentialsPublished: August 09, 2022 22:31:32

An unprecedented 50 per cent hike in fuel oil cost has pushed up prices of almost all household essentials by Tk 2 to Tk 10 per kilogram in the market....


255. Taiwan says China drills part of game-plan for invasionPublished: August 09, 2022 22:25:57

Taiwan's foreign minister said on Tuesday that China was using the military drills it launched in protest against US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit as a game-plan to prepare for...


256. Serena suggests retirement from tennis after US OpenPublished: August 09, 2022 22:20:02

Serena Williams has suggested she is set to retire from tennis, saying she will be "evolving away" from the sport after the US Open. Writing for Vogue, the American 23-time Grand...


257. Kamal warns on loans from ChinaPublished: August 09, 2022 22:13:32

AHM Mustafa Kamal, finance minister of Bangladesh, talks to the Financial Times (FT) South Asia correspondent Benjamin Parkin on Bangladesh's economic situation and Chinese debt. The full report is reproduced...


258. জ্বালানি সংকট মোকাবিলায় নিজস্ব সম্পদ অনুসন্ধানে এখনই ঝাঁপিয়ে পড়তে হবে: বিদ্যুৎ প্রতিমন্ত্রীPublished: August 09, 2022 21:50:56

চলমান জ্বালানি সংকট মোকাবিলায় স্বল্প ও মধ্যমেয়াদী পরিকল্পনার মাধ্যমে নিজস্ব সম্পদ অনুসন্ধানে ‘ঝাঁপিয়ে পড়তে হবে’ বলে মন্তব্য করেছেন বিদ্যুৎ, জ্বালানি ও খনিজ সম্পদ প্রতিমন্ত্রী নসরুল হামিদ। মঙ্গলবার জ্বালানি নিরাপত্তা দিবস...


259. Three Palestinians, including senior commander, killed by Israeli forcesPublished: August 09, 2022 21:43:53

Three Palestinians, including a senior armed resistance commander, have been killed by Israeli forces during a raid on the occupied West Bank city of Nablus, the Palestinian health ministry said....


260. Six accused remanded over Tangail bus robbery, rapePublished: August 09, 2022 21:35:13

A tangail court on Tuesday placed six accused in a case filed over the robbery incident after hijacking a Chattogram-bound bus in Tangail when a woman commuter was raped, on...


261. Bangladesh's export to grow with 98pc duty-free market access: ChinaPublished: August 09, 2022 21:31:44

The duty-free treatment of 98 per cent tariff lines goods will help Bangladesh to further increase its export to China, says the Chinese Embassy in Dhaka on Tuesday. State Councilor...


262. Manpower export to Malaysia resumes after four-year gapPublished: August 09, 2022 21:21:46

Malaysia on Tuesday resumed recruitment of manpower from Bangladesh after a long pause of four years as the first batch of Bangladeshi workers reached Kuala Lumpur. A flight of Air...


263. Britain’s Liz Truss says she favours cutting taxes to grow economyPublished: August 09, 2022 21:19:40

Liz Truss, the favourite to become Britain's next prime minister, said on Tuesday she still favoured tax cuts over direct support to households that are facing a 230 per cent...


264. BNP sees Ganatantra Mancha in line with its call for united oppositionPublished: August 09, 2022 21:13:16

Welcoming the new political platform bringing together 7 political parties, BNP senior leader Nazrul Islam Khan on Tuesday said the emergence of an opposition alliance is a success for their...


265. Hasan Mahmud dismisses Ganatantra Mancha as out-of-touch, insignificantPublished: August 09, 2022 21:04:34

The newly formed 'Ganatantra Mancha', a new political alliance of seven isolated parties has no importance in the political field or in polls, said Information Minister Hasan Mahmud on Tuesday....


266. Top 20 participants of Berger’s ‘Smritir Angina’ campaign dine with Jaya AhsanPublished: August 09, 2022 20:38:31

The top 20 participants of “Berger Luxury Silk Emulsion ‘Smritir Angina’” campaign had the opportunity to rejoice themselves at a dinner party with eminent actress Jaya Ahsan. As a part...


267. United States will send an additional $5.5 billion in aid to UkrainePublished: August 09, 2022 20:15:59

The United States will send an additional $5.5 billion in aid to Ukraine, made up of $4.5 billion in budgetary support and $1 billion in military assistance, to help it...


268. Portugal's Guedes joins Wolves from ValenciaPublished: August 09, 2022 20:11:13

Portugal winger Goncalo Guedes has joined Premier League side Wolverhampton Wanderers on a five-year deal from Valencia, both clubs said on Monday. Wolves did not disclose any financial details but...


269. Bangladesh needs plans to explore its own sources of energy: Nasrul HamidPublished: August 09, 2022 19:26:21

Bangladesh needs short and medium-term plans to scope out its own resources to mitigate the fuel crisis, according to State Minister for Power and Energy Nasrul Hamid. Speaking at a...


270. বাজারে প্রায় সব ধরনের পণ্যের দাম কেজিতে ২ থেকে ১০ টাকা পর্যন্ত বেড়েছেPublished: August 09, 2022 19:11:55

গুনে গুনে চারটি টমেটো ওজন দিয়ে দেখা যায় ৪০ টাকা এসে যাচ্ছে। সঙ্গে সঙ্গে একটি নামাতে বলেন শেফালী সাহা। এভাবেই ৩০ টাকার টমেটো, পাঁচ টাকার ধনিয়া পাতা আর ৫ টাকার...


271. Low-lying areas in Bagerhat coastal areas submergedPublished: August 09, 2022 19:00:17

Low-lying coastal areas of Bagerhat district were inundated due to the tidal surge triggered by the depression in the Bay of Bengal on Tuesday, causing immense suffering to the dwellers....


272. Toyota suspends some Japan factory production due to Covid-19 outbreakPublished: August 09, 2022 18:53:15

Toyota Motor Corp said it would suspend the night shift operation on Tuesday at one production line at its factory in central Japan due to an outbreak of Covid-19, after...


273. কোথায় তাদের আন্দোলন, জনগণ কিছুতো দেখছে না: ওবায়দুল কাদেরPublished: August 09, 2022 18:28:28

বিএনপির আন্দোলনের ‘সক্ষমতা’ নিয়ে প্রশ্ন তুলে আওয়ামী লীগের সাধারণ সম্পাদক ওবায়দুল কাদের বলেছেন, বিএনপি নেতাদের আন্দোলনের কথা কমেডি ক্লাবের জন্য যুৎসই হতে পারে। মঙ্গলবার ঢাকায় নিজের সরকারি বাসভবনে সাংবাদিকদের সঙ্গে...


274. India name Asia Cup squad with Kohli back, sans BumrahPublished: August 09, 2022 18:23:52

India announced the squad for the Asia Cup 2022 starting on August 27 in the UAE. Pace bowler Jasprit Bumrah has been ruled out of the squad for a back...


275. Considering fare hike, but nothing decided yet: Railway ministerPublished: August 09, 2022 18:09:50

No decision has been taken yet about the increase of the railway fare, said Railway Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujon on Tuesday. “After the price hike of fuel, we are...


276. Leipzig set to re-sign Chelsea forward on permanent dealPublished: August 09, 2022 17:36:10

RB Leipzig are expected to complete the signing of Chelsea forward Timo Werner on a permanent deal, two years after he left the club for the Premier League, reports BBC....


277. Official death toll from flood rises to 138Published: August 09, 2022 17:12:04

The death toll from this season's floods in the country rose to 138 with another death in Habiganj district in 24 hours until Tuesday morning. The total deaths were recorded...


278. RAB’s Air Wing director, injured in helicopter crash, dies in SingaporePublished: August 09, 2022 17:04:36

Rapid Action Battalion officer Lt Col Md Ismail Hossain, who was injured in a helicopter crash, has died in hospital care. He was 45. Ismail, who was a director of...


279. Tea workers strike for wage hike in SylhetPublished: August 09, 2022 17:03:58

Hundreds of workers of 23 tea gardens in Sylhet observed a two hour work abstention on Tuesday demanding a daily wage of Tk 300 due to price hike of daily...


280. অমানবিকতার উপাখ্যান: 'অনার কিলিং' বা 'সম্মান রক্ষার্থে হত্যাকান্ড'Published: August 09, 2022 16:58:20

স্ত্রীকে হত্যা করে তার দেহ-বিচ্ছিন্নি মাথা হাতে পুরো এলাকা ঘুরে বেড়ায় তার স্বামী। এমন ভয়াবহ দৃশ্যের কথা চিন্তা করতে গিয়ে আপনি বা আমি শিউরে উঠলেও, ঘটনার পুরোটা সময় জুড়ে এই...


281. 53 new dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hrsPublished: August 09, 2022 16:54:37

Another 53 dengue patients were hospitalised across the country in 24 hours until Tuesday morning, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). Among them, 50 patients were hospitalised...


282. Russia suspends START arms inspections over US travel curbsPublished: August 09, 2022 16:49:01

Russia told the United States on Monday it would not allow its weapons to be inspected under the START nuclear arms control treaty for the time being because of travel...


283. 239 Covid-19 cases, one death reported in 24 hoursPublished: August 09, 2022 16:38:58

Bangladesh has recorded 239 cases of Covid-19 in a day, taking the overall tally of infections to 2,007,870. The death toll from the disease climbed by one in 24 hours...


284. UAE reports 919 new COVID-19 cases, 0 deathsPublished: August 09, 2022 16:24:58

The UAE on Tuesday reported the detection of 919 new cases of COVID-19 with no deaths, bringing the total number of infections to 1,000,556 and keeping the fatality tally at...


285. China races to contain COVID outbreaks in tourism hubs Tibet, HainanPublished: August 09, 2022 16:16:07

China raced on Tuesday to stamp out COVID-19 outbreaks in the tourist hubs of Tibet and Hainan, with the authorities launching more rounds of mass testing and closing venues to...


286. মিডজার্নি এআই: কৃত্রিম বুদ্ধিমত্তায় শিল্পের যোগPublished: August 09, 2022 16:04:41

একটা সময় নির্ভুল গণনাযন্ত্র হিসেবে পরিচিতি ছিল এই কম্পিউটারের। সময় যেতে না যেতেই যন্ত্রটি বুদ্ধিমত্তায়ও মানুষকে টেক্কা দেয়ার চ্যালেঞ্জে অংশ নিল। সম্প্রতি মিডজার্নি এআই এর ওয়েবসাইট ঢুকলেই চোখে পড়বে কম্পিউটারে...


287. New Zealand's endangered kakapo parrot gets a big population boostPublished: August 09, 2022 15:49:56

The population of New Zealand's kakapo, an endangered flightless parrot, has increased 25 per cent in the last year to 252 birds following a good breeding season and success with...


288. S Korea, China foreign ministers to discuss N Korea, K-popPublished: August 09, 2022 15:45:13

The foreign ministers of South Korea and China will hold talks on Tuesday as Seoul explores ways to reopen denuclearisation negotiations with North Korea and resume cultural exports to China....


289. Shia Muslims in Bangladesh mark Ashura with traditional processionPublished: August 09, 2022 15:42:33

The Shia Muslim community in Bangladesh is observing Ashura, commemorating the 7th century martyrdom of Prophet Muhammad’s grandson Imam Hussein with customary fervour and reverence. Devotees marked the occasion by...


290. Bangladesh out to avoid ignominious whitewashPublished: August 09, 2022 15:42:03

Bangladesh are determined to come up with their best performance in a bid to avoid their first ever whitewash at the hands of Zimbabwe after 21 years when they take...


291. Russia puts Iranian satellite into orbitPublished: August 09, 2022 15:21:29

Russia launched an Iranian satellite into orbit on Tuesday from southern Kazakhstan, just three weeks after President Vladimir Putin and Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei pledged to work together against...


292. Next election will be held on time: QuaderPublished: August 09, 2022 15:19:58

Awami League (AL) general secretary Obaidul Quader Tuesday asserted that nothing could disrupt the next national election "which will be held on time as per the constitution". "Statements issued by...


293. The Iron Throne up for grabs again in 'Game of Thrones' prequel seriesPublished: August 09, 2022 15:17:09

It’s been three years since HBO’s juggernaut show “Game of Thrones” came to a close. Now, the history of the throne is being examined in the prequel “House of the...


294. Nine killed in seven months at unmanned level crossings in FeniPublished: August 09, 2022 15:05:51

Unauthorised level crossings have become a death trap in Feni district where nine people were killed in the past seven months, thanks to the dereliction of the authorities concerned. Every year, a...


295. Google services back to normal after brief outagePublished: August 09, 2022 14:56:06

Alphabet Inc's Google services appeared to be back up after facing a brief global disruption on late Monday, according to outage tracking website Downdetector.com. Reports of the outage dropped to...


296. Sri Lanka power regulator approves 75pc tariff hikePublished: August 09, 2022 14:50:16

Sri Lanka's power regulator said on Tuesday it had approved a 75 per cent hike in power tariffs, reports Reuters. "The Commission decided to approve a fair electricity tariff, taking...


297. Stocks slip as caution reigns ahead of US inflation dataPublished: August 09, 2022 14:44:00

Shares edged lower and the dollar hung off recent highs on Tuesday as investors eyed US inflation data due a day later that will likely yield clues to any further...


298. Rains in S Korea turn Seoul’s roads to rivers, leave seven deadPublished: August 09, 2022 14:15:24

Heavy rains drenched South Korea’s capital region, turning the streets of Seoul’s affluent Gangnam district into a river, leaving submerged vehicles and overwhelming public transport systems. At least seven people...


299. Fitness guidelines with Minhaz RemoPublished: August 09, 2022 14:01:30

A study found that Bangladesh is facing the ‘dual burden' of both malnutrition and obesity. The study calculated and compared body mass index (BMI) among children, adolescents, and adults from...


300. Dhaka's air quality remains 'good'Published: August 09, 2022 13:54:06

Dhaka's air quality continues to be in the 'good' zone. With an air quality index (AQI) score of 50 at 10.30 am, the densely populated metropolis ranked 35th in the list of...