Terror-patron Bangladeshi man operating from Britain

Maruf sarkar: Fifteen years back, Lt Col Shahid Uddin Khan, while on deputation at Bangladesh Riffles [now Border Guard Bangladesh] was sacked from Bangladesh Army on several allegations including actively participating in trafficking of drugs. Ever since, he joined hands with Pakistani spy agency Inter Service Intelligence (ISI) and has been continuing notorious activities including


Israel converts historical mosque into a bar and events hall

Israel converts historical mosque into a bar and events hall

The Israeli municipality in Safed has turned Al-Ahmar Mosque into a bar and events hall, Al-Quds Al-Arabi reported yesterday. As one of the most historical mosques in the Arab city, which was occupied by the Jewish gangs in 1948, the building was first turned into a Jewish school, then into a centre for Likud’s elections


Social media vs mainstream news media

Readers or viewers or listeners, the key stakeholders for media, tend to put faith in the authenticity of the news, which differentiates the media Shamim A. Zahedy Sohagi Jahan Tanu, the 19-year-old history student, was found dead in the vicinity of Comilla Cantonment on the night of 20th March 2016 by her father Yar Hossain,


UCB & 11 other Banks for GPH extended project

Razibul Islam Rajib # GPH Ispat Limited signed a Syndicated Term Loan agreement of USD 154.00 Million with United Commercial Bank Limited (UCB) as Lead Arranger along with 11 other Banks at a hotel in Dhaka recently for GPH extended project at Chittagong. Mr. Mohammed Jahangir Alam, Managing Director of GPH Ispat Limited and Mr.


KKR beat RCB by 4 wickets

KKR beat RCB by 4 wickets

Dinesh Karthik played a captain’s knock as Kolkata beat Virat Kohli’s Bangalore by four wickets in their first match of the 2018 IPL at Eden Gardens on Sunday. The win, however, was set up by Man-of-the-Match Sunil Narine, who smashed a 19-ball 50 as an opener. The 55-run fourth-wicket stand between Karthik and Nitish Rana



SINGAPORE: The Asia-Pacific will overtake Europe as the region whose tourists spend the most money overseas within 10 years, a report said Wednesday, driven by an explosion in the number of Chinese travellers. Spending by tourists from the Asia-Pacific will reach nearly $753 billion by 2023, increasing the region’s share of global spend to 40


Hero Alam in front of her own sculpture

Hero Alam means discussion and criticism He gave a little more grief to Hiron Alam. Hiron Alam’s bust sculpture is made by a student at Jagannath Hall of Dhaka University. Sculpture work has already gone a long way. Ashraful Alam alias Hiro Alam himself has come to see Jagannath Hall on Tuesday afternoon. Alam said

Science & Tech

Facebook CEO plans to testify before US Congress: Source

Facebook Inc chief executive Mark Zuckerberg will appear before the U.S. Congress to answer questions on data privacy and other issues, but it is not clear to which committee or committees he will testify, a source briefed on the matter said on Tuesday. The Senate Judiciary Committee has invited Zuckerberg to testify at an April


These cheesy pick-up lines will surely help you impress your crush!

First impression is the last impression. And, these days, it has become pretty important for both the sexes to crack a heart-winning fist impression on their crush. After all, it directly impacts the future course of the relationship. In such situations, what to say and what not – always tends to be a dilemma. So, fear