Use of Quran, children during hartal slated

Amend NWDP :  Charmonai peer
Use of Quran, children during hartal  slated
Staff Reporter
The Islamic Andolan Bangladesh (IAB) Ameer and Charmonai Peer Mufti Syed Muhammad Rejaul Karim on Wednesday urged the government to amend 29 sections of the National Women Development Policy (NWDP) -2011 as those contradicted with the Quran and the Sunnah.
Briefing the newsmen at IAB [...]

India clinch World Cup

India clinch World Cup

Heartbreak for India and jubilation for Sri Lanka as Lasith Malinga sees off Sachin Tendulkar during World Cup final between India and Sri Lanka in  Mumbai on Saturday.  Internet
Sports Reporter
India clinched the ICC Cricket World Cup title when they defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets in the final in Mumbai on Saturday.
Electing [...]

Rival forces battle for control of Abidjan

800 killed in violence so far
Rival forces battle for control of Abidjan

Smoke rises from the centre of Abidjan.AP photo
BBC Online
Heavy fighting is taking place in Ivory Coast’s main city, Abidjan, for a third day as rival forces battle for power.
Fighters loyal to internationally-recognised president Alassane Ouattara battled for control of the presidential palace and barracks [...]

Bangladesh relief goods handed over to Japan

Bangladesh relief goods handed over to Japan
Staff Reporter
Bangladesh Ambassador to Japan AKM Majibur Rahman Bhuiyan accompanied by Embassy officials, Saturday handed over relief materials from Bangladesh Government to the Japanese authorities, at Narita Airport.
While receiving the relief materials, Japanese officials thanked the Government of Bangladesh for its friendly gesture. The Bangladesh Ambassador also reiterated Bangladesh [...]

India in WC final

India in WC final
Sports Reporter
India reached the final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 when they overcame Pakistan by 29  runs in the second semi-final in Mohali on Wednesday.
Electing to bat first, India posted a fighting total of 260 for the loss of nine wickets in the stipulated 50 overs and then they bowled [...]

ট্রাম্প কর্পোরেট প ...

প্রেসিডেন্ট ডনাল্ড ট্রাম্প বলছেন যে করপোরেটের প্রধান নির্বাহী যারা তার ম্যানুফ্যাকচুয়াইরং বিষয়ে উপদেষ্টা পরিষদ ত্যাগ করছেন তারা যুক্তরাষ্ট্রের বাইরে পণ্য উৎপাদনের কারণে অস্বস্তির জন্যই সেখান থেকে সরে আসছেন।
নিউ ইয়র্ক সিটিতে ট্রাম্প টাওয়ারের লবিতে ট্রাম্প সংবাদদাতাদের বলেন যে কোম্পানির সিইও ‘রা  অভ্যন্তরীণ উৎপাদনের বিষয়ে তাদের কাজ গুরুত্বের সঙ্গে নিচ্ছেন না ।
তিনি বলেন যে তিনি বার বার [...]

Venezuela ‘Truth Commission’ to Investigate Opp ...

Opposition candidates running in Venezuela’s October gubernatorial elections will be investigated to make sure none were involved in violent political protests this year, the head of a new pro-government truth commission said Wednesday.
The panel was set up earlier in the day by the constituent assembly elected last month at the behest of socialist President Nicolas [...]

Army Helicopter Goes Down Off Hawaii, 5 Missing 

A multi-agency team scoured the ocean off Hawaii Wednesday for five soldiers aboard an Army helicopter that went down during a nighttime training exercise.
The UH-60 Black Hawk went missing when another Army helicopter training with it lost visual and radio contact about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, said Lt. Col. Curtis Kellogg, a spokesman for the 25th [...]

Boston Breaks Ground for Park Named After Marathon ...

Ground was broken Wednesday in Boston for a children’s park to be named after the youngest victim of one of the most vicious acts of terrorism in U.S. history.
Martin Richard was 8 years old when two bombs blew up near the finish line of the April 2013 Boston Marathon, killing him and two others.
Martin’s Park [...]

Internet Firms Flex Muscle to Exile White Supremaci ...

Silicon Valley joined a swelling backlash against neo-Nazi groups in the United States on Wednesday as more technology companies removed white supremacists from their services in response to weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Social media networks Twitter and LinkedIn, music service Spotify and security firm CloudFlare were among the companies cutting off services to hate groups [...]