DHAKA: President Abdul Hamid has urged the Islamic scholars (ulema) to create public awareness so none can reap benefit by misinterpreting Islam for achieving their evil interest.
The President made this call when a 15-member delegation of Jamiatul Ulema led by Maulana Farid Uddin Masud made a courtesy call on him at Bangabhaban here yesterday afternoon, President's Press Secretary Joynal Abedin told BSS. Islam is a religion of peace, Abdul Hamid said, adding that there is no place of terrorism and militancy...Details»
Thousands of rescuers have searched through the night for survivors following Wednesday's earthquake in a mountainous area of central Italy.
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Two alleged criminals were killed in a “gunfight” with members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in Jamtoil area of the district`s ...Details»
Janmashtami, marking the birth of Lord Krishna, is being celebrated on Thursday across the country amid due religious festivity and fervour.
According to Hindu religion, Lord Vishnu ...Details»
DHAKA: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said BNP as patron of all evil forces didn't change its character at all, which the party has proved through ...Details»
Police arrested mastermind of publisher Faisal Arefin Dipan murder from the district`s Tongi, outskirts of the capital Dhaka, conducting a special drive on Tuesday night.
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A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy, leaving at least six people dead and others trapped under rubble, Italian officials said.
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DHAKA: The 12th death anniversary of Ivy Rahman, former president of Bangladesh Mahila Awami League and wife of late President Zillur Rahman, was observed today in ...Details»
DHAKA: The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) today approved five development projects including land acquisition, rehabilitation and environmental impact measurement project for establishing ...Details»