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Tuesday, 30 September, 2014
Nearly half of world's elderly get no pension: ILO        Ershad demands Latif Siddiqui's arrest        Latif Siddiqui to be removed from Cabinet        Hong Kong protests: Resignation call amid stand-off        Fire at Ctg RMG factory         

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  •   Latif Siddiqui to be removed from cabinet
Observer Online Report
The government has decided to remove Posts and Telecommunications Minister Abdul Latif Siddiqui from the cabinet following his comments regarding hajj and ...
Hasina-Modi talks yielded good results, he says
Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on Tuesday said the relations between Bangladesh and India are on the ‘right track’, and described the ...
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Main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) will hold a rally on Wednesday protesting the remarks of Posts and Telecommunications Minister Abdul Latif ...
Observer Online Desk
BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia sat with top leaders of her party-led 20-party alliance on Tuesday night.

The emergency meeting began at BNP chairperson's ...
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In order to maintain law and order in the capital during the Eid-ul-Azha and Durga Puja, police have decided to install closed ...
Homebound people leaving Dhaka to celebrate Eid with near and dear ones
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina cut a birthday cake
Syed Ashraful Islam unveiled the DVD of a documantary 'Roktakto Bangladesh'
Sharodiyo Durga Puja
Some Dhaka city roads were severely gridlocked
People are setting up makeshift cattle markets ahead of the Eid-ul-Azha
Observer Online Report
Terming Posts and Telecommunications Minister Abdul Latif Siddiqui as "mentally perverted," BNP Acting Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has said, "Latif ...

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Banani Mallick
Sandha Rani, 16-year old mother of a one year old child girl, is from Ghula village under Khulna district. Two years ago ...
Jibon Islam
The government has taken up a master plan to generate power to cope with its increasing demand, which targets generation of 24,000 ...
Observer Online Report
Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) will remove the wastes of cattle haats and slaughtered animals from the capital within 36 hour of ...
Observer Online Desk
In order to support insolvent and meritorious students of Dhaka University (DU), a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the DU and German-based ...
JU Correspondent
A student of a private university was stabbed to death at his rented house at Savar on the outskirts of the capital ...
IFPRI DG urges Bangladesh
Observer Online Desk
Director general of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Dr Shenggen Fan on Tuesday stressed using biotechnology in agriculture to grow ...
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NARAYANGANJ : A court here on Tuesday sentenced Nur Hossain, main accused of sensational seven-murder case in the district, for illegally keeping ...

National

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COMILLA: A 55-kilometre long unusual tailback was created on Dhaka-Chittagong highway following a road accident at
Doulatpur in Daudkandi upazila on Tuesday.

The accident ...
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Main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) will hold a rally on Wednesday protesting the remarks of Posts and Telecommunications Minister Abdul Latif ...

International

Observer Online Desk
GENEVA: Nearly half of the world's elderly receive no pension, while many of those who do receive too little and are widely ...
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BANGALORE: Following her request to the chief justice of Karnataka, a special vacation bench of Karnataka high court on Tuesday agreed to ...

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Staff Correspondent
CHITTAGONG :  Police in a drive arrested six activists of Jamaat-e-Islami and its student front Islami Chhatra Shibir from Lohagara upazila early ...
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RANGPUR: Police arrested 62 people, including two Shibir men, from different upazilas of the district from Monday night to Tuesday morning.

Abdul ...
Our Correspondent
RAJSHAHI: Police arrested Abdul Mazed, a Jamaat ameer of Katakhali municipal, also the municipal mayor, on Monday night.

On secret information, police raided ...

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Top Bankers Talk to The Daily Observer-16
Is Bangladesh banking system too fragmented? Will the proposal to privatise the state run banks fragment the system further?
These are the burning issues now being discussed on the table as the private commercial banks have ...

Sports

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Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has been named as the captain in One Day cricket of Bangladesh National team while Shakib Al Hasan his ...
BARCELONA: The Champions League returns Tuesday and Wednesday with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi competing for yet another prize as ...

Business

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Mobil-Jamuna Bangladesh Limited (MJLBL) has announced "Mobile Talk Time Offer" for its consumers, which brings opportunity to win up to Taka 200 ...
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TOKYO, Sept 30: Japan's factory output saw a surprise drop and household spending kept falling in August, data showed Tuesday, fanning fears about the impact of April's sales tax rise on the economy.
The figures will ...
MJL Bangladesh Limited (MJLBL) has launched a special "Mobile Talk Time Offer" for its consumers, that gives opportunity to win up to Taka 200 "Mobile Talk Time" ...
Cows are brought into Bangladesh from India in tens of thousands, a trade totally illegal because there is no agreement between the neighbours to trade in cattle.
Traders ...
Televisions mainly the LED (Light Emitting Diode) sets have become a prime device of entertainment among rich and the middle income families. The sale of LED TV ...
German shipping company Nordic Hamburg announced that it would soon purchase a number of ships from Ananda Shipyard and Slipways Ltd (ASSL).
The announcement was made when a ...
As part of the ongoing Mymensingh Geetika theatre Festival, the Department of Drama and Dramatics at Jahangirnagar University staged "Mohua" on September 29 at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in the city. Based on a true ...
BASEL, Sept 30: Liverpool are confident that they can put a frustrating run of domestic form behind them when they face FC Basel in Switzerland in Champions League Group B on Wednesday.
The Reds are currently languishing in the bottom half of the Premier League, with Saturday's 1-1 draw at home to Everton in the Merseyside derby, in which they conceded a stoppage-time equaliser to a stunning Phil Jagielka strike, following three defeats in their opening ...
LONDON, Sept 29: Robin van Persie believes Manchester United's expensively-assembled forward line have it in them to frighten their opponents.
United manager Louis van Gaal has brought both ...
An all-rounding performance showed by Soumya Sarkar as he bagged two wickets and then stroke 86 off 83 balls that helps Bangladesh A team to levelled the ...
Sports Reporter
The Narail Express Mashrafe has got his ODI captaincy back while Mushfiq will continue as the Test captaincy. In ODI Shakib Al Hasan will play ...
The idiom funny farm is a euphemism for a psychiatric clinic. These places are also called ...
Many of us were disappointed when the HP Stream debuted with a $300 price tag instead ...
Dhaka University Mass Communication and Journalism Alumni Association (DUMCJAA) accorded a reception to Prof Dr Golam ...


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