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Tuesday, 21 October, 2014
Hurting religious sentiments : Khaleda sued         Ebola crisis: Worst-hit African nations get key supplies        Fresh fighting in key Syrian town        Former Australian PM Gough Whitlam dies at 98        Arms case: HC summons two guarantors of Nizam Hazari's bail        

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  •    Bus collision kills 20 in Natore

Court Correspondent
BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia was on Tuesday sued for hurting religious sentiments through her remarks.

AB Siddique, president of Jananetri Parishad, a pro-Awami ...
Observer Online Desk
Christophe de Margerie, the chief executive of French oil company Total, has died in an air crash in Moscow.

Airport spokeswoman Elena Krylova ...
Observer Online Report
A man and his son were stabbed by a gang of assailants in capital’s Sabujbagh area early Tuesday.

The victim are identified as—Abul ...
Observer Online Report
NATORE: Twelve victims of Monday's road accident in Boraigram upazila were buried at a local graveyard in Gurudaspur upazila on Tuesday morning. ...
Observer Online Desk
Vital supplies and resources to tackle Ebola are beginning to arrive in the three worst-hit West African countries, Ghana's President John Mahama ...
Observer Online Report
LAXMIPUR: Police recovered the hanging body of a woman at Janata Bazar area in Sadar upazila on Monday night.

The dead was identified ...
A violation of HC's rule and PM's order
Ganajagaran Mancha brought out a procession on Sunday
Twitter launches new music app
Matamuhuri River now turns into a virtual playground
A woman drying up tannery waste to be used as poultry and fish feed
Observance of Sheikh Russell's 50th birth anniversary
M Al-Amin, news editor of news portal thereport24.com's English version, died of cardiac arrest at a city hospital early Monday. He was ...
Observer Online Desk
The Cabinet on Monday approved a proposal for signing an agreement between Bangladesh and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), aiming to increase ...

Observer Special

Environmentalists, city planners raise alarm
Mizanur Rahman
The use of tinted glass walls or panes in high-rise buildings in the capital goes unabated, overlooking environment and other concerns.
Such ...
Jibon Islam
The first month (July) of the current fiscal year of 2014-2015 saw some surplus in trade but in August it marked a ...
Observer Online Desk
Former Australian Prime Minister Gough Whitlam has died at the age of 98.He was credited with transforming Australian society in the 1970s ...
Khaleda asks public representatives of Rajshahi
Observer Online Desk
BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia has asked his partymen to get prepared for taking part in oust-government movement."We gave the government ten ...
Observer Online Report
Chairman of the National Peoples' Party (NPP) Shawkat Hossain Nilu called on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her Gonobhaban residence in the ...
Observer Online Desk
NARAYANGANJ: Narayanganj City Corporation (NCC) on Monday decided to write to the LGRD Ministry to remove Nur Hossain, prime accused in the ...
Observer Online Desk
The High Court on Monday summoned five persons including two guarantors to explain the bail given to Nizamuddin Hazari, a ruling Awami ...

National

Observer Online Report
A man and his son were stabbed by a gang of assailants in capital’s Sabujbagh area early Tuesday.

The victim are identified as—Abul ...
Court Correspondent
BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia was on Tuesday sued for hurting religious sentiments through her remarks.

AB Siddique, president of Jananetri Parishad, a pro-Awami ...
Khaleda asks public representatives of Rajshahi

International

Observer Online Desk
Christophe de Margerie, the chief executive of French oil company Total, has died in an air crash in Moscow.

Airport spokeswoman Elena Krylova ...
Observer Online Desk
Vital supplies and resources to tackle Ebola are beginning to arrive in the three worst-hit West African countries, Ghana's President John Mahama ...

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Countryside

Observer Online Report
JESSORE: A local leader of Olama League was hacked to death by a gang of assailants in Bagharpara upazila early Tuesday.

The dead ...
Observer Online Report
LAXMIPUR: Police recovered the hanging body of a woman at Janata Bazar area in Sadar upazila on Monday night.

The dead was identified ...
Observer Online Desk
NARAYANGANJ: Narayanganj City Corporation (NCC) on Monday decided to write to the LGRD Ministry to remove Nur Hossain, prime accused in the ...

Commentary

A F Salahuddin Ahmed (1922-2014)
He was probably the last of our illustrious men who swore fealty to old values. In Professor AF Salahuddin Ahmed's death, it is once again a slicing away of tradition, of the heritage he and ...

Sports

Shapla Rahman
JESSORE : The country’s southwestern district is ready to get the first ever international football experience by hosting a FIFA friendly football ...
DRU Cricket Tournament-2014
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The Daily Observer won Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) Cricket Tournament-2014 beating Daily Sangram by 5 wickets at Maulana Bhashani Hockey Stadium on ...

Business

Observer Online Desk
Bangladesh has sought support from the United States to help readymade garment (RMG) industry move forward.

The issue came up for discussions during ...
Denim expo begins in city

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Coats plc, the world's leading industrial thread and consumer textile crafts business, will open an art zips factory in Chittagong. The company announced this on Sunday in a function to mark its 25 years of ...
The Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS) have been awarded at the 110-year celebration of Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) held at Bangabandhu ...
RIYADH, Oct 20: Saudi Arabia's biggest bank has responded to criticism of its operations from Islamic scholars by pledging to convert itself into a full-fledged Islamic bank ...
RANGPUR, Oct 20: International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) Director General (DG) Dr Robert Stewart Zeigler has said Bangladesh has made a revolution in increasing rice production to ...
Analysts of London based international industry research organization have forecasted that Bangladesh's long term economic growth will be at an annual average rate of 6.3 per cent ...

The Group-B top favourite under-16 women's football team, Islamic Republic of Iran will face their Western Asian challenger Jordan National Under-16 Women's Football team today (Tuesday) in the at the Bangabandhu National Stadium.
India under-16 will take on United Arab Emirate girls at 02:00 pm at the same venue.
Showing good form in their earlier meet, the Persians found splendid result as they blanked Emirate girls by 9-0 margin and beat India by 2-1. On the other ...
The Daily Observer registered a 5 wickets win over Dainik Sangram in their opening match of the DRU-Pepsi six-a-side media Cricket Tournament held at Maulana Bhashani Hockey ...
Sydney, Oct 20: Ben Dunk was named Monday as wicketkeeper for Australia in their Twenty20 series against South Africa, while veteran Shane Watson returns from injury.
Australia, captained ...
Barcelona, Oct 20: Barcelona begin the biggest week of coach Luis Enrique's brief reign in charge when Dutch champions Ajax visit the Camp Nou on Tuesday.
Enrique's men ...
There has been much publicity and concern about student mental health in recent months. This partly ...


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