jagonews24.com English https://www.jagonews24.com/ jagonews24.com English RSS Feed Ministry gets AG’s opinion on FF quota in govt jobs https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41013 Attorney General (AG) Mahbubey Alam on Monday send his opinion over Freedom Fighter quota in government jobs to the Ministry of Public Administration... Aug 20, 2018, 07:06 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41013 Cabinet approves ‘Sarkari Chakori Ain, 2018’ https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41012 The Cabinet has given final approval to the draft of the ‘Sarkari Chakori Ain, 2018’ providing for recruitment in the public service based on merit and open competition. The approval was given in the weekly meeting of the cabinet held at Prime Minister’s Office (PMO)... Aug 20, 2018, 05:40 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41012 Nawshaba denied bail, sent to jail https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/41011 A Dhaka court on Monday rejected the bail plea of actress Quazi Nawshaba Ahmed and sent her to jail in a case filed under the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Act for allegedly spreading rumours on social media during the recent student movement for safe roads... Aug 20, 2018, 05:32 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/41011 Inidan actress Sujata Kumar dies after battling cancer https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/41010 Actress Sujata Kumar, fondly remembered for playing late veteran actress Sridevis sibling in the film “English Vinglish” has died of cancer, said her sister Suchitra Krishnamoorthi, the actress-singer... Aug 20, 2018, 04:20 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/41010 Imran Khan announces 21-member cabinet https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/41009 Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced his Cabinet comprising 21 members, the majority of whom previously held key posts in the regime of former military dictator General (retd) Pervez Musharraf... Aug 20, 2018, 04:15 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/41009 PM receives two UNICEF awards for campaign against early marriage https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41008 Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday received two international awards given by the UNICEF in recognition to her government’s campaign against early marriage... Aug 20, 2018, 03:34 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41008 Pilgrims flock to Mount Arafat to mark most important day of Hajj https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/41007 Around two million pilgrims have began ascending the plains of Mount Arafat shortly after sunrise on Monday to perform the most important ritual in Hajj. Standing on Mount Arafat until the sunset on the 9th day of Dul Hijjah is the one of the most important rituals of the Hajj pilrimage... Aug 20, 2018, 02:05 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/41007 Main Eid congregation at Nat’l Eidgah at 8am https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41006 The main Eid Jamaat (congregation) of the holy Eid-ul Azha will be held at the National Eidgah on the High Court premises in the capital at 8am on Wednesday... Aug 20, 2018, 01:34 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41006 3 killed in Khulna Meghna oil depot blaze https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41005 At least three people were burned to death and eleven others sustained burn injuries as a fire broke out at Meghna Oil Depot at Khalishpur area in Khulna on Monday morning. Identities of the deceased could not be known imm ediately... Aug 20, 2018, 12:59 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41005 9 more pvt university students freed from jail https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41004 Nine more private university students, who were granted bail in cases filed over vandalism and attacks on police during the road safety movement, have been freed from Keraniganj central jail. The students were released from jail around 9am on Monday, said jailer Mahbubur Rahman... Aug 20, 2018, 12:18 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41004 Is popcorn healthy? https://www.jagonews24.com/en/feature/news/41003 Freshly-popped popcorn is one of the most satisfying snacks around, and instantly evokes that movie night excitement with each bite. In recent years our appetite for popcorn has sky-rocketed... Aug 20, 2018, 10:11 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/feature/news/41003 North and South Korean families to attend emotional reunions https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/41002 A group of elderly South Koreans have arrived in North Korea to meet relatives they have not seen since the Korean War of 1950-1953... Aug 20, 2018, 09:50 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/41002 UK woman rescued after 10 hours in sea https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/41001 A British woman has survived after falling from a cruise ship off the coast of Croatia, the country's coastguard has said... Aug 20, 2018, 09:24 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/41001 6 killed in cattle-laden truck hits microbus https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41000 At least six people were killed and seven others injured as a cattle-laden truck hit a microbus at Muhuriganj area in Feni early Monday. Of the deceased, one was identified as Sharif Rahman, 42, driver of the microbus, son of Siraj Molla, hailing from Laximpur district... Aug 20, 2018, 08:53 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/41000 Biman’s first Dreamliner arrives https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40999 The first Boeing 787-8, known as the Dreamliner, reached here today as Biman Bangladesh... Aug 19, 2018, 09:38 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40999 Bangladesh beat Qatar, reach round of 16 in Asian Games football https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/40998 Bangladesh have made a new history as they beat Qatar 1-0 in the Asian games football at the Patriot Chandrabhaga Stadium in West Java in Indonesia. Following Bangladesh Under-23 football team’s victory over Qatar, who hold 94th position in the current FIFA ranking, on Sunday... Aug 19, 2018, 08:24 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/40998 Frustrating day in shooting in Asian Games https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/40997 Bangladesh passed a frustrating day in shooting event after finishing as 13th among twenty two... Aug 19, 2018, 07:35 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/40997 Verdict of Aug 21 grenade attack case in September: Anisul https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40996 Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Huq on Sunday said the much-waited verdict of the August 21 grenade attack case is likely to be pronounced in September as the trial is at its fag end... Aug 19, 2018, 07:19 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40996 DU to hold four Eid congregations https://www.jagonews24.com/en/education/news/40995 The authority of Dhaka University will arrange four Eid congregations on the Eid-ul-Azha day on August 22 at Dhaka University (DU) campus... Aug 19, 2018, 06:48 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/education/news/40995 JP to compete alone if BNP abstains from polls: Ershad https://www.jagonews24.com/en/politics/news/40994 Prime Minister’s Special Envoy and Jatiya Party (JP) Chairman Alhaj Hussein Muhammad Ershad has said his party will compete in all 300 parliamentary constituencies if BNP abstains from the next general elections... Aug 19, 2018, 06:45 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/politics/news/40994 PSC recommends recruiting 5,100 senior staff nurses https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40993 The Public Service Commission (PSC) has recommended recruiting some 5,100 senior staff... Aug 19, 2018, 06:19 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40993 JS goes into its 22nd session on September 9 https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40992 The 22nd session of the 10th Jatiya Sangsad (JS) will begin on September 9, said an official... Aug 19, 2018, 05:30 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40992 Met office predicts rain with thundershowers https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40991 Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to... Aug 19, 2018, 04:23 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40991 The hajj in numbers https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/40990 The hajj pilgrimage, which starts at Islam’s holiest sites in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, is one of... Aug 19, 2018, 03:47 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/40990 5 fitness tips for busy women https://www.jagonews24.com/en/feature/news/40989 In the process of losing weight and staying fit, women often end up making mistakes like eating too less, not working out as per their body type and expecting instant results... Aug 19, 2018, 03:15 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/feature/news/40989 5 get death for killing farmer in Natore https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40988 A Natore court has sentenced five members of Purba Banglar Sarbahara Party to death and two others to life term imprisonment for killing a farmer in Singra upazila in 2004... Aug 19, 2018, 03:06 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40988 40 students get bail https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40987 Separate courts in Dhaka granted bail to 40 students who were arrested in cases filed over vandalism and attacks on policemen during the road safety movement. Bails were granted to 12 students in a case filed with Badda, nine students in a case filed with Dhandmondi, six students in a case filed with Bhatara... Aug 19, 2018, 02:10 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40987 Johnson retires from all cricket https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/40986 Mitchell Johnson has confirmed he is retiring from all forms of cricket with his body "starting to shut down" and will not continue on the T20 circuit... Aug 19, 2018, 01:14 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/40986 Multi-storey buildings to replace city slums: PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40985 The existing slums in the city would be replaced by multi-storey buildings to allow the inhabitants to live in a healthy and better condition. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina announced this today while laying the foundation of Dasherkandi Sewerage Treatment Plant at a function at Hotel Sonargaon... Aug 19, 2018, 12:53 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/40985 Over 2 million Muslims begin annual hajj pilgrimage https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/40984 More than 2 million Muslims began the annual hajj pilgrimage Sunday in Saudi Arabia, circling the cube-shaped Kaaba from first light in Mecca that Islam's faithful face five times each day during their prayers. The five-day hajj pilgrimage represents one of the world's biggest gathering every year... Aug 19, 2018, 12:17 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/40984