Dhaka, Jan 8: Bangladesh's newly elected lawmakers will be sworn in tomorrow, says the Parliament Secretariat.
The announcement followed shortly after a gazette was published today notifying the MPs-elect in the 10th parliamentary elections held on Sunday...... read more
Dhaka, Jan 1 : The new year in Bangladesh began today with a non-stop blockade enforced by main opposition BNP led 18 party alliance to stop next Sunday's controversial parliamentary elections and to restore caretaker system to oversee elections...... read more
Jerusalem, Jan 3 Israeli war planes carried out a series of strikes in the Gaza Strip early today, the army said, shortly after a rocket from the Palestinian enclave struck the Jewish state...... read more
Sydney, Jan 3 Australian authorities expressed relief today after 52 passengers were safely evacuated by helicopter from a Russian ship stranded in Antarctica, but then raised concern for a Chinese rescue vessel caught in heavy ice...... read more
Dhaka, Jan 3 : The campaign for upcoming 10th parliament elections ended this morning ahead of Sunday's poll as the country is going through a non-stop blockade enforced by opposition alliance to stall the elections.
Campaign ended as per law at 8 AM , 48 hours before the casting to start on January 5 and several hours after the... read more
Havana, Jan 3 (Prensa Latina) "The infant mortality rate in Cuba, at 4.2 per cent out of 1,000 live births, shows that regional strategies and plans on this issue are fulfilled", said Roberto Alvarez, head of Maternal and Child Department from Public Health Ministry...... read more
Dhaka, Jan 4 Fresh violence ahead of Bangladesh's controversial elections left two persons dead today even as the main opposition BNP enforced a 48-hour general strike aimed at scuttling the polls...... read more
Sydney, 5th January: Australia completed a 5-0 Ashes clean sweep against England on Sunday as the hapless tourists crumbled to a humiliating 281-run defeat in the fifth Test in Sydney...... read more