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 As militants kill in Kashmir, people are afraid to go to work https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2019/10/16/as-militants-kill-in-kashmir-people-are-afraid-to-go-to-work Militants are terrorising civilians in the fractious Kashmir Valley, hoping to bring life there to a halt in protest of India’s dramatic reorganising of the region. And many civilians eager to return to work after weeks of a military clampdown say they are terrified of provoking the militants’ ire. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:41:41 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/kashmir-militants-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Kashmir-Militants-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2019/10/16/as-militants-kill-in-kashmir-people-are-afraid-to-go-to-work Kushtia court sentences four to death for killing farmer in 2017 https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/16/kushtia-court-sentences-four-to-death-for-killing-farmer-in-2017 A Kushtia court has sentenced four people to death for the murder of a farmer in 2017.  Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:29:46 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/bangla-media/2017/09/25/justice-tm.jpg1/ALTERNATES/w140/justice-tm.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/16/kushtia-court-sentences-four-to-death-for-killing-farmer-in-2017 US carried out secret cyber strike on Iran in wake of Saudi oil attack, officials say https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/us-carried-out-secret-cyber-strike-on-iran-in-wake-of-saudi-oil-attack-officials-say The United States carried out a secret cyber operation against Iran in the wake of the Sep 14 attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, which Washington and Riyadh blame on Tehran, two US officials have told Reuters. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:19:39 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2015/07/01/a-man-types-on-a-computer-keyboard-in-warsaw-in-this-february-28-2013-illustration-file-photo..jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/A+man+types+on+a+computer+keyboard+in+Warsaw+in+this+February+28%2C+2013+illustration+file+photo..jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/us-carried-out-secret-cyber-strike-on-iran-in-wake-of-saudi-oil-attack-officials-say Afghanistan election violence left 85 dead, UN report says https://bdnews24.com/world/south-asia/2019/10/16/afghanistan-election-violence-left-85-dead-un-report-says Violence linked to Afghanistan's election last month left 85 civilians dead and more than 370 wounded, a United Nations report said on Tuesday. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 11:45:30 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/afghan-policeman.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Afghan-policeman.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/south-asia/2019/10/16/afghanistan-election-violence-left-85-dead-un-report-says Prince William highlights UK's 'unique bonds' with Pakistan during visit with wife Kate https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/prince-william-highlights-uk-s-unique-bonds-with-pakistan-during-visit-with-wife-kate Britain's Prince William said the United Kingdom and Pakistan share "unique bonds" in a speech at the country's national monument in Islamabad on Tuesday evening during a five-day visit to the South Asian nation with his wife Kate. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 10:46:44 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/prince-william-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Prince-William-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/prince-william-highlights-uk-s-unique-bonds-with-pakistan-during-visit-with-wife-kate In Syria, Russia pleased to fill an American void https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/in-syria-russia-pleased-to-fill-an-american-void Russia asserted itself in a long-contested part of Syria on Tuesday after the United States pulled out, giving Moscow a new opportunity to press for Syrian army gains and project itself as a rising power broker in the Middle East. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 10:27:46 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/russian-military.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Russian-military.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/in-syria-russia-pleased-to-fill-an-american-void Japan typhoon death toll climbs to 74, rescuers search for missing people https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/japan-typhoon-death-toll-climbs-to-74-rescuers-search-for-missing-people Rescue workers in Japan searched for the missing on Wednesday as the death toll from one of the worst typhoons to hit the country rose to 74, public broadcaster NHK said, many drowned by flooding after scores of rivers burst their banks. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 10:25:55 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/japan.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/japan.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/japan-typhoon-death-toll-climbs-to-74-rescuers-search-for-missing-people Bangladesh ranks 88th on hunger index, above India https://bdnews24.com/economy/2019/10/16/bangladesh-ranks-88th-on-hunger-index-above-india Bangladesh ranks 88th out of 117 qualifying countries on the latest Global Hunger Index, much ahead of India.  Wed, 16 Oct 2019 10:20:35 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/global-hunger-index-cover-2019.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/global-hunger-index-cover-2019.jpg https://bdnews24.com/economy/2019/10/16/bangladesh-ranks-88th-on-hunger-index-above-india India's HIV-positive trans people find 'new strength' in technology https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2019/10/16/india-s-hiv-positive-trans-people-find-new-strength-in-technology Shoved, cursed and ridiculed, Nisha's hospital visits were always stressful as a transgender woman and got worse after she was diagnosed as HIV-positive. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 09:53:30 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/transsexual-fashion-show.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/transsexual-fashion-show.jpg https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2019/10/16/india-s-hiv-positive-trans-people-find-new-strength-in-technology How Myanmar covered up ethnic cleansing https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2019/10/16/how-myanmar-covered-up-ethnic-cleansing Two years after Rohingya Muslims were executed, raped and forced out of their homes, the jungle has reclaimed entire villages. The sites of massacres have been replaced by security bases. The Myanmar government insists the ethnic cleansing never happened. It wanted to prove it to us by taking us to Rakhine state, the epicentre of the violence against the Rohingya. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 09:32:24 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/myanmar-ethnic-cleansing-2.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/MYANMAR-ETHNIC-CLEANSING-2.jpg https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2019/10/16/how-myanmar-covered-up-ethnic-cleansing US House passes legislation taking hard line on China over Hong Kong, Huawei https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/us-house-passes-legislation-taking-hard-line-on-china-over-hong-kong-huawei The US House of Representatives on Tuesday passed four pieces of legislation taking a hard line on China, three related to pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong and one commending Canada's government in a dispute over the extradition of an executive from Huawei Technologies. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 08:28:31 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/global-markets.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/GLOBAL-MARKETS.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/us-house-passes-legislation-taking-hard-line-on-china-over-hong-kong-huawei Nigerian president vows crackdown on abusive Islamic schools after second raid https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/nigerian-president-vows-crackdown-on-abusive-islamic-schools-after-second-raid Nigeria’s president on Tuesday ordered a crackdown on abuse at Islamic schools, after a second police raid in less than a month revealed men and boys subjected to beatings, abuse and squalid conditions. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 08:25:20 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/nigeria-captives.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/NIGERIA-CAPTIVES.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/nigerian-president-vows-crackdown-on-abusive-islamic-schools-after-second-raid UK border risks snarl up in no-deal Brexit https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/uk-border-risks-snarl-up-in-no-deal-brexit The United Kingdom's border risks being snarled up in a no-deal Brexit because as few as 30 percent of traders are prepared, the European Union would introduce controls and organised crime groups would exploit weaknesses, the National Audit Office said. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 08:22:33 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/uk-border.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/uk-border.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/uk-border-risks-snarl-up-in-no-deal-brexit US concerned about some Hong Kong protest tactics, heavier China hand: Pentagon https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/us-concerned-about-some-hong-kong-protest-tactics-heavier-china-hand-pentagon The senior US defence official for Asia said on Tuesday that the United States has some concerns about some of the tactics used by demonstrators in Hong Kong but was also concerned about the heavier hand Beijing and Hong Kong authorities have used against protests in the territory. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 08:18:38 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/us-hk.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/US-HK.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/10/16/us-concerned-about-some-hong-kong-protest-tactics-heavier-china-hand-pentagon Spain draw 1-1 with Sweden to qualify for Euro 2020 https://bdnews24.com/sport/2019/10/16/spain-draw-1-1-with-sweden-to-qualify-for-euro-2020 A stoppage-time strike by substitute Rodrigo cancelled out Marcus Berg's opener for Sweden and gave Spain the draw they needed to qualify for Euro 2020 in a Group F game that finished 1-1 on Tuesday. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 02:48:39 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/spain-vs-sweden.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/spain-vs-sweden.jpg https://bdnews24.com/sport/2019/10/16/spain-draw-1-1-with-sweden-to-qualify-for-euro-2020 Abrar murder suspect Monir gives confessional statement, Rafat remanded again https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/16/abrar-murder-suspect-monir-gives-confessional-statement-rafat-remanded-again Expelled Bangladesh Chhatra League leader Md Moniruzzaman Monir has given a confessional statement to court over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 02:12:38 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/07/abrar-murder-cctv.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Abrar-Murder-cctv.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/16/abrar-murder-suspect-monir-gives-confessional-statement-rafat-remanded-again Google unveils Pixel 4 phones with radar, more affordable laptop https://bdnews24.com/technology/2019/10/16/google-unveils-pixel-4-phones-with-radar-more-affordable-laptop Alphabet Inc's Google unveiled new Pixel smartphones with higher quality cameras, a radar sensor to track hand gestures and faster virtual assistant on Tuesday, but the devices had no surprise features to set them apart from rivals and nix concerns about price. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 01:14:50 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/16/pixel-4-google-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/pixel-4-google-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/technology/2019/10/16/google-unveils-pixel-4-phones-with-radar-more-affordable-laptop AL Whip Shamsul, MP Shawon among around 50 under ACC scanner https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/16/al-whip-shamsul-mp-shawon-among-around-50-under-acc-scanner The Anti-Corruption Commission or ACC has launched initial investigations into allegations against around 50 people that they have amassed “huge” illegal wealth and laundered money abroad. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 00:57:39 +0600 https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/16/al-whip-shamsul-mp-shawon-among-around-50-under-acc-scanner Lululemon investigates Bangladesh factory over workers' treatment https://bdnews24.com/business/2019/10/15/lululemon-investigates-bangladesh-factory-over-workers-treatment Canadian yoga pants specialist, Lululemon Athletica Inc, said on Tuesday it was investigating a factory in Bangladesh over the treatment of female workers making its clothes. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 23:48:00 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/15/lululemon-canada-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/lululemon-canada-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/business/2019/10/15/lululemon-investigates-bangladesh-factory-over-workers-treatment India-Bangladesh coastal surveillance radars won't strain China ties: FM https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/15/india-bangladesh-coastal-surveillance-radars-won-t-strain-china-ties-fm Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has said the deal between Bangladesh and India to set up coastal surveillance radars should not be a “headache” for "others". Tue, 15 Oct 2019 22:48:16 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/01/08/101_indian_ship_chittagong_080117_1.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/101_Indian_Ship_Chittagong_080117_1.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/15/india-bangladesh-coastal-surveillance-radars-won-t-strain-china-ties-fm Bangladesh settle for 1-1 draw with India in World Cup pre-qualifiers https://bdnews24.com/sport/2019/10/15/bangladesh-settle-for-1-1-draw-with-india-in-world-cup-pre-qualifiers Bangladesh have settled for a point in the World Cup and Asian Cup pre-qualifiers after a last-gasp equaliser earned India a 1-1 draw in Kolkata. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 22:16:16 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/15/bangladesh-india.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/bangladesh-india.jpg https://bdnews24.com/sport/2019/10/15/bangladesh-settle-for-1-1-draw-with-india-in-world-cup-pre-qualifiers Diplomats in Bangladesh go beyond their norms, says FM on Abrar murder comments https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/15/diplomats-in-bangladesh-go-beyond-their-norms-says-fm-on-abrar-murder-comments Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has said different embassies and the UN issued statements over the murder of engineering student Abrar Fahad “for nothing”. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 21:24:55 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/03/27/ak-momen-aam-03272019-0008.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/AK-Momen-aam-03272019-0008.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/15/diplomats-in-bangladesh-go-beyond-their-norms-says-fm-on-abrar-murder-comments Police say father Basir killed 5-year-old Tuhin, mutilated body in Sunamganj https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/15/police-say-father-basir-killed-5-year-old-tuhin-mutilated-body-in-sunamganj Tuhin Mia, the 5-year-old old boy whose mutilated body was found hanging from a tree near his home in Sunamganj’s Derai Upazila, was killed by his father Abdul Basir, police have claimed. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 20:38:41 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/10/15/sunamganj-tuhin-murder-2.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/sunamganj-tuhin-murder-2.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/15/police-say-father-basir-killed-5-year-old-tuhin-mutilated-body-in-sunamganj Bangladesh hands Myanmar new list of 50,000 Rohingya refugees https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/15/bangladesh-hands-myanmar-new-list-of-50000-rohingya-refugees Bangladesh has handed a fresh register of 50,000 Rohingya refugees to Myanmar for verification as their repatriation process continues to linger. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 20:37:11 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/08/25/rohingya-assembly-25082019-0011.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/rohingya-assembly-25082019-0011.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/10/15/bangladesh-hands-myanmar-new-list-of-50000-rohingya-refugees Transgender woman becomes vice-chairman in Jhenaidah https://bdnews24.com/people/2019/10/15/transgender-woman-becomes-vice-chairman-in-jhenaidah Sadia Akter Pinky, a transgender woman, has been elected vice-chairman of the Kotchandpur Upazila Parishad in Jhenaidah. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 19:40:30 +0600 https://bdnews24.com/people/2019/10/15/transgender-woman-becomes-vice-chairman-in-jhenaidah