bdnews24.com - Home https://bdnews24.com/ The RSS feed of bdnews24.com en Bangladesh News 24 Hours Ltd. Wed, 13 Sep 2017 06:22:35 +0600 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 06:22:35 +0600 Home Six workers found trapped in illegal underground tobacco factory in Spain https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/six-workers-found-trapped-in-illegal-underground-tobacco-factory-in-spain Six workers trapped in squalid, airless conditions were rescued from an elaborate cannabis farm and counterfeit tobacco factory hidden beneath a mountain village in Spain after police arrested the suspected masterminds of the operation. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 22:23:16 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/spain-crime-tobacco-200220-05.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/spain-crime-tobacco-200220-05.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/six-workers-found-trapped-in-illegal-underground-tobacco-factory-in-spain Bangladesh garment owners ‘concerned’ as China virus disrupts supply https://bdnews24.com/business/2020/02/20/bangladesh-garment-owners-concerned-as-china-virus-disrupts-supply The outbreak of the deadly coronavirus epidemic in China, stopping the regular life in its tracks there, has also affected the major manufacturing and export sectors in Bangladesh, with China being the main country to import goods and raw materials from. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 21:48:13 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/face-mask-works-190220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/face-mask-works-190220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/business/2020/02/20/bangladesh-garment-owners-concerned-as-china-virus-disrupts-supply Govt names nine individuals, one educational institute for Independence Awards https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/govt-names-nine-individuals-one-educational-institute-for-independence-awards The government has named nine individuals, including two posthumously, and one educational institute for the Independence Awards. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 20:54:50 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/02/20/sadhinnota-award.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/sadhinnota-award.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/govt-names-nine-individuals-one-educational-institute-for-independence-awards Many victims of shooting in Germany had immigrant background: report https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/many-victims-of-shooting-in-germany-had-immigrant-background-report Many of the victims of the shooting in the German town of Hanau had an immigrant background, German magazine Focus said based on a report from news agency dpa that cited security sources. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 20:23:54 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/germany-shooting-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/germany-shooting-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/many-victims-of-shooting-in-germany-had-immigrant-background-report Two killed in Sydney-Melbourne train derailment https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/two-killed-in-sydney-melbourne-train-derailment Two people were killed and a number of others were injured when an Australian interstate train derailed outside Melbourne on Thursday evening, police said. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 20:18:31 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/sydney-melbourne-train-200220-02.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/sydney-melbourne-train-200220-02.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/two-killed-in-sydney-melbourne-train-derailment BUET to follow its existing rules for admission tests https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/buet-to-follow-its-existing-rules-for-admission-tests The Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology or BUET has decided to follow its existing rules in admission tests. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 19:46:23 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/14/buet-admission-test-mzo0026.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/buet-admission-test-mzo0026.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/buet-to-follow-its-existing-rules-for-admission-tests Ahead of Trump's visit, Indian city cleans the swamp https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/ahead-of-trump-s-visit-indian-city-cleans-the-swamp US President Donald Trump vowed to “drain the swamp” of lobbyists and elites in Washington D.C. Now, one Indian city is racing to clean up a stagnant river as he prepares to visit. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 18:15:17 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/trump-taj-mahal-20022020-02.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/trump-taj-mahal-20022020-02.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/ahead-of-trump-s-visit-indian-city-cleans-the-swamp Coronavirus fears grip South Korea; China reports drop in new infections https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/coronavirus-fears-grip-south-korea-china-reports-drop-in-new-infections Scores of new coronavirus cases and a first death in South Korea fanned fears on Thursday of the global spread of the pathogen as research suggested it was more contagious than thought and China appealed to its Southeast Asian neighbours for solidarity. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 18:11:41 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/coronavirus-fears-grip-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/coronavirus-fears-grip-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/coronavirus-fears-grip-south-korea-china-reports-drop-in-new-infections Nameplates for Language Movement heroes in tatters https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/nameplates-for-language-movement-heroes-in-tatters The Language Movement heroes, who struggled to establish Bengali as the national language in 1952, are remembered mostly in February. A while back, Dhaka City Corporation took the great initiative of naming some of the streets in Dhanmondi after the language heroes to ensure that they are remembered every day. That initiative now lies in tatters as negligence has resulted in the damage of murals and nameplates dedicated to the Language Movement heroes. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 17:59:59 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/19/language-movement-hero-road-200220-09.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/language-movement-hero-road-200220-09.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/nameplates-for-language-movement-heroes-in-tatters Former FIFA secretary general and Bein sports chairman indicted in Switzerland https://bdnews24.com/sport/2020/02/20/former-fifa-secretary-general-and-bein-sports-chairman-indicted-in-switzerland Former FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke and the chairman of the BeIN media group Nasser Al-Khelaifi have been charged in connection with the award of media rights to various World Cup and Confederations Cup tournaments, the Swiss Attorney-General's office (OAG) said Thursday. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 17:02:45 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/fifa-general-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/fifa-general-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/sport/2020/02/20/former-fifa-secretary-general-and-bein-sports-chairman-indicted-in-switzerland ‘Khaleda will be granted bail if judiciary can work independently’: Nazrul https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/khaleda-will-be-granted-bail-if-judiciary-can-work-independently-nazrul BNP standing committee member Nazrul Islam Khan said the High Court will grant bail to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia if the judiciary can work independently. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:40:03 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/nazrul-islam-khan-bnp-200220-02.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/nazrul-islam-khan-bnp-200220-02.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/khaleda-will-be-granted-bail-if-judiciary-can-work-independently-nazrul China to cut $71.3bn insurance fees to help firms amid coronavirus outbreak https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/china-to-cut-71.3bn-insurance-fees-to-help-firms-amid-coronavirus-outbreak China is expected to cut pension contributions and insurance fees by more than 500 billion yuan ($71.27 billion) this year, government officials said on Thursday, as it seeks to help companies weather the coronavirus outbreak. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:10:07 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/china-airport-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/china-airport-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/china-to-cut-71.3bn-insurance-fees-to-help-firms-amid-coronavirus-outbreak Three die in crane crash on set of Kamal Haasan’s ‘Indian 2’ https://bdnews24.com/film/2020/02/20/three-die-in-crane-crash-on-set-of-kamal-haasans-indian-2 Three people have been killed and nine others injured in a crane accident on the set of actor Kamal Haasan's upcoming film 'Indian 2', reports NDTV. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 15:58:47 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/kamal-haasan-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/kamal-haasan-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/film/2020/02/20/three-die-in-crane-crash-on-set-of-kamal-haasans-indian-2 19 killed, 23 wounded in bus-container collision in Tamil Nadu https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2020/02/20/19-killed-23-wounded-in-bus-container-collision-in-tamil-nadu More than 19 people have died and 23 others wounded after a bus hit a container that had come off a truck coming from the opposite side on a highway in India’s Tamil Nadu, reports news broadcaster NDTV. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 14:38:24 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/tamil-nadu-19-dead-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/tamil+nadu-19+dead-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2020/02/20/19-killed-23-wounded-in-bus-container-collision-in-tamil-nadu Royal no more? Harry and Meghan face possible loss of family brand https://bdnews24.com/people/2020/02/20/royal-no-more-harry-and-meghan-face-possible-loss-of-family-brand The British royal family is discussing with Prince Harry and his wife Meghan the use of the word "royal" in their branding after they abruptly decided to start a new life in Canada. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:56:17 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/harry-meghan-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/harry-meghan-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/people/2020/02/20/royal-no-more-harry-and-meghan-face-possible-loss-of-family-brand British actress Julie Walters battled bowel cancer https://bdnews24.com/entertainment/2020/02/20/british-actress-julie-walters-battled-bowel-cancer Julie Walters, one of Britain's most famous actresses, said she had undergone surgery to remove 30 cm (12 inches) of her colon and taken a course of chemotherapy after being diagnosed with stage three bowel cancer. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:44:15 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/julie-walters-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/julie-walters-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/entertainment/2020/02/20/british-actress-julie-walters-battled-bowel-cancer Australia extends ban on China arrivals to 4th week on coronavirus worries https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/australia-extends-ban-on-china-arrivals-to-4th-week-on-coronavirus-worries Australia will extend a ban on arrivals from mainland China into a fourth week to contain the risk of exposure to the coronavirus, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:35:30 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/coronavirus-australia-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/coronavirus-australia-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/australia-extends-ban-on-china-arrivals-to-4th-week-on-coronavirus-worries To prevent next coronavirus, stop the wildlife trade, conservationists say https://bdnews24.com/health/2020/02/20/to-prevent-next-coronavirus-stop-the-wildlife-trade-conservationists-say The coronavirus spreading from China has sickened at least 73,000 people and killed at least 2,000, setting in motion a global health emergency. But humans aren’t the only species infected. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:23:44 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/coronavirus-animals-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/coronavirus-animals-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/health/2020/02/20/to-prevent-next-coronavirus-stop-the-wildlife-trade-conservationists-say Suspected gunman in Germany expressed right-wing views in letter: Bild https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/suspected-gunman-in-germany-expressed-right-wing-views-in-letter-bild A gunman suspected of shooting nine people dead at two shisha bars in a southwestern German city expressed extreme right-wing views in a letter of confession he left behind, newspaper Bild reported on Thursday. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 13:08:49 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/germany-shooting-200220-01.jpg2/ALTERNATES/w140/germany-shooting-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/suspected-gunman-in-germany-expressed-right-wing-views-in-letter-bild Pakistan suspend Umar Akmal under anti-corruption code https://bdnews24.com/cricket/2020/02/20/pakistan-suspend-umar-akmal-under-anti-corruption-code The Pakistan Cricket Board said on Thursday it had suspended batsman Umar Akmal with immediate effect under its anti-corruption code. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:58:52 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/umar-akmal-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/umar-akmal-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/cricket/2020/02/20/pakistan-suspend-umar-akmal-under-anti-corruption-code Top court orders Grameenphone to pay Tk 10bn to BTRC https://bdnews24.com/business/2020/02/20/top-court-orders-grameenphone-to-pay-tk-10bn-to-btrc The Supreme Court has ordered Grameenphone to pay Tk 10 billion by Monday as part of the Tk 125.8 billion audit dispute with Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission, or BTRC. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:45:55 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/12/18/high-court-aam-18122018-0001.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/high-court-aam-18122018-0001.jpg https://bdnews24.com/business/2020/02/20/top-court-orders-grameenphone-to-pay-tk-10bn-to-btrc Two 'robbers' die in alleged shootout with police in Dinajpur https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/two-robbers-die-in-alleged-shootout-with-police-in-dinajpur Two detained robbery suspects have died in a so-called shootout during a police raid in Dinajpur’s Nawabganj Upazila. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:00:07 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2016/06/07/03_security_tribunal_030516.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/03_Security_Tribunal_030516.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/two-robbers-die-in-alleged-shootout-with-police-in-dinajpur Top court fines Southeast University Tk 1m for violating UGC rules https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/top-court-fines-southeast-university-tk-1m-for-violating-ugc-rules The Supreme Court has imposed a fine of Tk 1 million on Southeast University for enrolling more than 50 students in its law department for a semester in breach of the rules set by the University Grants Commission or UGC. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 11:57:11 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2014/03/09/hc.jpg3/ALTERNATES/w140/HC.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/02/20/top-court-fines-southeast-university-tk-1m-for-violating-ugc-rules Gunman suspected of killing nine in Germany found dead in home https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/gunman-suspected-of-killing-nine-in-germany-found-dead-in-home A gunman suspected of shooting nine people dead at two shisha bars in a southwestern German city has been found dead at his home, police said on Thursday. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 11:36:20 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/germany-shooting-200220-01.jpg1/ALTERNATES/w140/germany-shooting-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/02/20/gunman-suspected-of-killing-nine-in-germany-found-dead-in-home Bloomberg comes under heavy attack at Democratic presidential debate in Nevada https://bdnews24.com/world/americas/2020/02/20/bloomberg-comes-under-heavy-attack-at-democratic-presidential-debate-in-nevada Michael Bloomberg came under heavy fire at his first Democratic presidential debate on Wednesday, with rivals leaping to criticize him as a billionaire copy of President Donald Trump who would lead the party to defeat in November. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 10:28:43 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/02/20/bloomberg-200220-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/bloomberg-200220-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/americas/2020/02/20/bloomberg-comes-under-heavy-attack-at-democratic-presidential-debate-in-nevada