| Dhaka, Friday, 19 April 2024

Salman Khan gets 5 years in 2002 hit-and-run case, likely to be sent to jail today

Bollywood actor Salman Khan was on Wednesday pronounced guilty in the 2002 hit-and-run case by a sessions court here. The crucial verdict was delivered by Sessions Court Judge DW Deshpande, who ...

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Yemen rebels fire into Saudi Arabia, kill 3

Yemen's rebels fired rockets and mortars into Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, killing at least three people and purportedly capturing five soldiers in an attack showing the insurgents' ability to launch ...

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China reaches out to Indian Ocean through Pakistan

CHINESE President Xi Jinping visited Pakistan for two days on April 21, the first visit of a Chinese president to Pakistan in nine years. Assistant Foreign Minister Liu Jianchao reportedly ...

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IS claims US Prophet cartoon attack

Islamic State group said it was behind the attack on Dallas Prophet Muhammad cartoon event in which two gunmen died.

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Fresh Syria talks to begin in Geneva

Fresh efforts to revive peace talks on Syria are due to begin in Geneva. UN envoy Staffan de Mistura is to meet delegates of the Syrian government and some rebel groups, ...

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Royal Baby: It’s Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

Britain's newspapers lauded the choice of Charlotte Elizabeth Diana as the name of the new baby of Prince William and his wife Kate as a tribute to family on Tuesday.

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Cops kill 2 who opened fire outside Dallas exhibit on Prophet cartoons

Two gunmen have been shot dead after they opened fire outside a conference on cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad in a suburb of Dallas, US police say.

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Survivor says 500 trafficking victims killed in Thai jungle camps

Kuramia, a migrant, paid out Bt 95,000 in ransom to save his nephew Kazim, who was being held at a border camp. But he never saw him alive. His nephew's ...

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It's a girl - Britain's Duchess Kate gives birth, both well, palace says

Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to a girl on Saturday, the couple's second child and a great grand-daughter to Queen Elizabeth.

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Nepal earthquake: No possibility of finding more quake survivors, govt says

Nepal's government ruled out the possibility on Saturday of finding more survivors buried in the rubble from last weekend's massive earthquake as it announced the death toll had risen to ...

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Teenager pulled alive from rubble after 5 days

Rescuers on Thursday pulled a teenage boy out alive from under the rubble of a guesthouse in Nepal that collapsed in the massive earthquake at the weekend, police said.

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Nepalese quake death toll rises to 5,489

The death toll in Nepal from a massive weekend earthquake has risen to nearly 5,500, according to a new tally by disaster management officials.

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8 drug convicts executed in Indonesia, Filipino not among them

Eight drug-trafficking convicts from several countries were executed by an Indonesian firing squad shortly after midnight on Wednesday, media said, but a Filipina who was on death row with them ...

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Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has died, claims Radio Iran

Tehran: In what could deal a severe jolt to the extremist organisation Islamic State, Radio Iran has claimed that ISIS caliph Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has died. According to a tweet by ...

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Chile volcano Calbuco quietens but remains unstable

The Chilean authorities have warned of further eruptions at the Calbuco volcano in southern Chile, which erupted twice this week.

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Nepal earthquake: fears grow for uncontacted villages as more than 3,600 confirmed dead

Thousands of desperate Nepalese took shelter under tents and sought help on Monday, two days after a massive quake killed more than 3,200 people, as overwhelmed authorities struggled to provide ...

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Nepal earthquake: Seventeen bodies found at Everest base camp

Seventeen bodies have been recovered at the base camp on Mount Everest where hundreds of climbers are stranded after an earthquake in Nepal on Saturday triggered an avalanche on the ...

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Nepal Quake:death toll nears 2,000 dead, 4718 injured

Rescue efforts in Nepal are intensifying after more than 1,800 people were killed in the country's worst earthquake in more than 80 years.Many countries and international charities have offered aid ...

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More air strikes in Yemen, death toll exceeds 550

Fighting between Yemen's warring factions raged in southern and central parts of the country and air strikes hit Houthi militia forces in Aden on Friday, but there were no fresh ...

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China warns North Korea nuclear arsenal expanding: Report

Chinese nuclear experts believe North Korea may already have a nuclear arsenal of 20 warheads and the uranium enrichment capacity to double that figure by next year, the Wall Street ...

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