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 [...]

Polls: May’s Conservative Party Lead Narrows

British Prime Minister Theresa May’s lead in the opinion polls has narrowed after her Conservatives and the Labour opposition published their policy plans this week, with one survey showing the gap between the two parties halving to nine points.
May had been on course for a landslide with a majority of up to 150 seats, opinion [...]

Tunisian Protesters Want Jobs, Shut Down Oil Facili ...

Tunisian protesters shut an oil pumping station that feeds a coastal terminal Saturday after a standoff with troops, escalating a weeks-long protest for jobs in their marginalized southern region.
Tunisia is a small oil producer with around 44,000 barrels per day nationwide. But weeks of protests in southern provinces have forced two foreign oil and gas [...]

ইরানে হাসান রুহানি ...

ইরানের প্রেসিডেন্ট হিসাবে হাসান রুহানি পুনরায় নির্বাচিত হয়েছেন I তাঁর নিকটতম প্রতিদ্বন্দ্বী, প্রাক্তন আইনজীবী ইব্রাহিম রাইসি ৩৮ শতাংশ ভোট পেয়ে পরাজয় স্বীকার করেন I সমগ্র ইরান জুড়ে জনগণের মধ্যে বিপুল এক উদ্দীপনা লক্ষ্য করা গিয়েছে I বিশ্ব শক্তিবর্গের সঙ্গে পরমাণু কর্মসূচি বিষয় চুক্তি স্বাক্ষর এবং যার ফলে নিষেধাজ্ঞা শিথিল হওয়াতে ভোটাররা প্রেসিডেন্ট রুহানিকে সমর্থন জানান [...]

More Than 2,000 Migrants Rescued Overnight

Rescuers pulled 2,121 migrants to safety from boats in the Mediterranean late Friday and early Saturday and recovered one dead body, the Italian coast guard said.
More than 45,000 people have reached Italy by boat from North Africa this year, up more than 40 percent from the same period in 2016, and 1,222 people are known [...]

Leader of Indonesia’s Largest Muslim Group Ca ...

Weeks after Jakarta elected a governor whose campaign called for Islam to dominate politics and society, the leader of Indonesia’s — and the world’s — largest Islamic organization has appealed for strengthening secular values.
The remarkable request went out to hundreds of people representing Indonesia’s ethnic and religious diversity, who attended an interfaith dialog held by [...]