jagonews24.com English https://www.jagonews24.com/ jagonews24.com English RSS Feed Imtiaz Bulbul laid to rest at Mirpur Intellectulas’ graveyard https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43474 Noted musician and freedom fighter Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul was laid to eternal rest at Mirpur Martyred Intellectuals’ Graveyard after Asr prayers today. Jan 23, 2019, 06:20 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43474 Sabbir, Taskin back in Tigers’ ODI squad https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43473 Right-hander Sabbir Rahman and fast bowler Taskin Ahmed have been included in Bangladesh One Day International (ODI) squad after a long break while youngster Naeem Hasan got a chance to make his ODI debut, for New Zealand series, scheduled to be held from February 13. Jan 23, 2019, 05:56 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43473 Biswa Ijtema to begin in Feb as two factions come to a decision https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43472 The Biswa Ijtema is scheduled to be held in February as the two factions of Tabligh have come to a decision on the matter. Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal came up with the remarks while talking to the reporters following a meeting with the two factions of Tabligh... Jan 23, 2019, 03:49 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43472 Priyanka Gandhi joins politics ahead of India’s national polls https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/43471 After years of speculation, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, the sister of Congress president Rahul Gandhi, has finally taken the plunge into politics, just months ahead of the national election due by May... Jan 23, 2019, 02:54 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/43471 Ashraf’s brother buys AL nomination https://www.jagonews24.com/en/politics/news/43470 Syed Shafayetul Islam, younger brother of Syed Ashraful Islam, has collected the nomination form of Awami League (AL) to contest the re-election in Kishoreganj 1 parliamentary constituency... Jan 23, 2019, 02:29 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/politics/news/43470 Dispose Khaleda’s bail plea in arson case by Feb 4: HC https://www.jagonews24.com/en/politics/news/43469 The High Court on Wednesday asked a court of Cumilla to dispose of the petition filed seeking bail to jailed BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia in a case filed for killing eight people in an arson attack on a bus in 2015... Jan 23, 2019, 01:19 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/politics/news/43469 Last respect paid to Bulbul https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43468 People from all walks of life thronged at the central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Wednesday to pay their last tributes to noted lyricist, composer and music director Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul. Hundreds of people, including politicians, cultural personalities and activists, students and teachers, flocked to the Shaheed Minar and bade farewell to the musician by placing wreathes on his coffin... Jan 23, 2019, 12:51 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43468 4 held over New York state ‘plot’ against Muslims https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/43467 Three men and a teenage boy have been arrested and charged over an alleged plot against a small Islamic community in New York State... Jan 23, 2019, 11:18 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/43467 7th Padma bridge span installed https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43466 The seventh span of Padma Bridge was installed on Wednesday morning making 1,050 meters of the bridge visible. The span of the country’s longest bridge was set up at the Zajira point on 36th and 37th pillars at 9:40am. Deputy Assistant Engineer of the Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project Humayun Kabir confirmed the matter to Jago News... Jan 23, 2019, 10:55 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43466 Shami becomes fastest Indian to take 100 ODI wickets https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43465 Mohammed Shami on Wednesday became the fastest Indian bowler to take 100 wickets in One-day Internationals during the first match against New Zealand at McLean Park in Napier... Jan 23, 2019, 10:20 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43465 6 of a family killed as truck hits auto-rickshaw https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43464 Seven people including six of a family were killed as a truck hit a CNG-run auto-rickshaw in Laxmipur early Wednesday. The incident took place on Dhaka-Raipura regional road at Mandareer Jadoia area in the district. Identities of the deceased could not be known immediately... Jan 23, 2019, 08:29 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43464 DNCC by-polls to be held on Feb 28 https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43463 The by-election to Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayoral post will be held on February 28. Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed announced the election schedule at a press conference after the 43rd meeting of the Commission at Nirbachan Bhaban this evening. Jan 22, 2019, 09:32 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43463 India takes back 31 Rohingyas from Bangladesh borders https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43462 Indian authorities today took back 31 Rohingyas, who were stranded on the eastern borders with Bangladesh for four days, as Bangladeshi border guards declined to let them cross the zero lines, officials and witnesses said. Jan 22, 2019, 09:24 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43462 The full list of nominations for the Oscars 2019 https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43461 All the nominations for the 91st Academy Awards, which take place on 24 February at the Dolby theatre in Hollywood. Jan 22, 2019, 08:17 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43461 Openers shine as Rangpur secure 6-wicket win in BPL https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43460 A strong opening stand by Chris Gayle and Alex Hales saw defending champions Rangpur Riders to post an overwhelming six- wicket victory over Khulna Titans... Jan 22, 2019, 07:14 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43460 ECNEC approves Tk 369cr Jatrabari-Demra Highway 4-lane upgradation project https://www.jagonews24.com/en/business/news/43459 The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) today approved the upgradation of the Jatrabari (Mayor Hanif Flyover) – Demra (Sultana Kamal Bridge) highway in to four-lane project with Taka 368.87 crore in a bid to facilitate vehicular movement and reduce traffic congestion. Jan 22, 2019, 05:58 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/business/news/43459 Ronaldo accepts fine for tax evasion, avoids jail https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43458 Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo was fined almost 19 million euros ($21.6 million) for tax fraud on Tuesday but will avoid serving a 23-month prison sentence after agreeing a deal, reports Reuters. Jan 22, 2019, 05:28 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43458 Uphold dignity of people’s trust: PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43457 Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today directed all concerned including ministers to uphold the dignity of the people’s confidence and trust that they reposed in the Awami League through the December 30 elections. “The people of the country have reposed confidence and trust in us as well given a great responsibility through the December 30 polls... Jan 22, 2019, 04:16 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43457 SC upholds ex-forest chief Gani’s 12-year jail term https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43456 The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday also upheld the lower court verdict that sentenced... Jan 22, 2019, 03:50 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43456 Virat Kohli creates history at ICC awards https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43455 Indian captain Virat Kohli reigned supreme as he swept all the awards on offer at the ICC awards 2018... Jan 22, 2019, 01:12 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43455 Mustafiz named for ICC ODI player of the year https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43454 Bangladesh fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman has won the ICC One Day International Player of the Year award announced on Tuesday. Mustafiz enjoyed good form in 2018, picking up 29 wickets at an average of 21.72... Jan 22, 2019, 12:36 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43454 Strong 6.1-magnitude earthquake strikes Indonesia https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/43453 A powerful 6.1-magnitude earthquake has struck south of the city of Raba on Indonesia's central island of Sumbawa, but no tsunami warning was issued and there were no immediate reports of damage... Jan 22, 2019, 11:39 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/43453 PM mourns death of musician Ahmed Imtiaz https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43452 Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of noted musician and valiant freedom fighter Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul... Jan 22, 2019, 11:26 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43452 RAB raid 15 houses, detain militant suspect https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43451 Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) raided 15 houses in Chapainawabganj to detain the militants involved with the Holy Artisan bakery attack in Gulshan area of the capital early Tuesday... Jan 22, 2019, 10:51 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/national/news/43451 Bollywood actor Aditya Pancholi charged for allegedly abusing https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43450 A non-cognisable offence has been registered against Bollywood actor Aditya Pancholi for allegedly abusing and threatening a car mechanic over the issue of bill payment, the police said on Monday... Jan 22, 2019, 09:56 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43450 Noted music director Ahmed Imtiaz dies https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43449 Noted lyricist, composer and music director Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul died of a heart attack early Tuesday. He breathed his last around 4am at his residence at Aftab Nagar area in the capital. His son Samir Ahmed confirmed the death to the journalists... Jan 22, 2019, 08:21 AM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/entertainment/news/43449 Taliban attack kills more than 100 Afghan security force members https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/43448 The Taliban killed more than 100 members of the Afghan security forces inside a military compound in central Maidan Wardak province today, a senior defence official said. “We have information that 126 people have been killed in the explosion inside the military training center, eight special commandoes are among the dead... Jan 21, 2019, 09:26 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/international/news/43448 Dhaka Dynamites post 139 https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43447 Dhaka Dynamites posted 139 runs for the loss of nine wickets in their stipulated 20 overs against Chittagong Vikings in Mirpur’s Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Monday. Jan 21, 2019, 08:38 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43447 David Warner to undergo surgery on injured elbow https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43446 Banned former Australian vice-captain David Warner is expected to undergo minor surgery on his elbow Tuesday after returning home from the Bangladesh Premier League with an injury. Jan 21, 2019, 07:47 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43446 Dhaka Dynamites bat first after winning the toss https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43445 Dhaka Dynamites skipper Shakib Al Hasan won the toss and elected to bat first against the Vikings in Mirpur’s Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Monday. Jan 21, 2019, 06:34 PM https://www.jagonews24.com/en/sports/news/43445