Increase in water level of Monu River in Moulvibazar'Emergency Disaster Management has taken extensive measurements to tackle the situation'River waters are flowing above danger lines in Khowai River in Habiganj and Monu River in Moulvibazar. In Habiganj, Khowai river water is flowing 260cm above the danger line because of heavy rainfall on Friday, in Tripura, India. In Moulvibazar, heavy rainfall upstream has caused the water level of Monu River to rise by 150cm above the danger line. A huge land mass has been flooded due to breakage of Dholai River and Monu River dams in 20 places. Executive Engineer of Moulvibazar Water Development Board Ronenda Shankar said: “20 places of Monu and Dholai rivers have leakages.
June 16, 2018 08:48 UTC
It will finance implementation of the government’s Fourth Primary Education Development Program (PEDP4). The World Bank lauded Bangladesh’s “remarkable progress” in improving access to education. “Today almost every child steps into a classroom and eight out of 10 children completes primary education,” Qimiao Fan, the World Bank country director for Bangladesh, Bhutan, and Nepal, was quoted as saying. He said it was the fourth World Bank project supporting Bangladesh’s primary education program. It will help improve quality and equitable access to primary education.
June 16, 2018 08:48 UTC
Two of the three inexperienced organizations are nearly defunctThree of five non-government organizations assigned to observe the national election in Khulna have been found to be lacking proper experience. Rupantor’s main focal points are elections and women’s empowerment, while Nabolok deals with climate change and election observation. Its Executive Director Afroza Akhtar Monju was an election observer in 2014, but as an organization, this is the first time KMSS has been drafted. Neither the organization, nor its executive director Unnoti Rani has ever been involved with election observation. Election observation will lift us to a new capacity.”KMSS executive director Afroza Akhtar Monju said: “Our NGO is well-established as one of Khulna’s elite, and working as an election observer will help us move forward as an organization.”
June 16, 2018 07:52 UTC
In the large cities of our country, Muslim believers generally break the fast with Arabic persimmons but in small villages they prefer to apply the tradition of our ancestors by breaking the fast with pancakes. Are there any rituals or customs that are specific to the Albanian Muslim community? Even after murdering hundreds of believers and crushing and smashing hundreds or thousands of mosques, they couldn’t lift the belief from our hearts. Even though we are the largest religious community in our country, we can’t define the number of practicing believers. Finally, as Chairman of the Muslim Community of Albania, do you have any words for the people of Bangladesh?
June 16, 2018 07:52 UTC
World Cup Matches Saturday 6/16- France 🇫🇷 vs Australia 🇦🇺- Argentina 🇦🇷 vs Iceland 🇮🇸- Denmark 🇩🇰 vs Peru 🇵🇪- Croatia 🇭🇷 vs Nigeria 🇳🇬#WorldCup — #NadaNosDetiene🇲🇽 (@eltri_united) June 15, 2018While international honours have so far eluded Messi, France coach Didier Deschamps is using his experience winning the 1998 tournament to prime a talented but youthful side. "We can't afford to get stage fright," he said ahead of the Group C tie against the Socceroos. Peru's Paolo Guerrero will look to prove his drug-ban controversy is behind him in the other Group C game against the Danes. Yoshimar Yotun is delighted #PER talisman Paolo Guerrero is back with @seleccionperu, ahead of their #WorldCup Group C game against #DEN. Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr said there had been no issues so far and he did not expect that to change.
June 16, 2018 03:56 UTC
Zahid Hossain, one of Sumon’s cousins, also said they never thought that Sumon could die by suicide. Did someone threaten him with deaths of his family members if he did not kill himself?” Zahid asked. He also said Sumon had felt embarrassed when the authorities arranged police security for him after he had testified as a witness in the war crimes case. Zahid said Sumon had filed a police complaint over threats following his writings on the Liberation War on the social media. Bulbul, who was also a witness in a war crimes case, described his brother’s death as a planned murder.
June 15, 2018 22:41 UTC
Festivities began on Saturday morning with Eid prayers. Both Eid-ul-Fitr and Ramadan can be fulfilled by sharing with one’s own joy with others,” Hamid said. Vatican Ambassador to Bangladesh Archbishop George Kocheri, US Ambassador Marcia Bernicat, Indian High Commissioner Harsh Vardhan Shringla and various diplomats and representatives from international organisations also took part. Hasina exchanged Eid greetings with the people at the Ganabhaban from 9:30am and with judges and diplomats from 11am. On the occasion of the Eid, special menus were served at state-run hospitals, children’s homes, shelters, safe homes and jails.
June 15, 2018 21:56 UTC
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June 15, 2018 21:11 UTC
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June 15, 2018 20:15 UTC
Trump was asked during a Fox News Channel interview outside the West Wing if he would invite Kim to the White House. Trump indicated a White House visit by Kim was possible: “Hey he’s the head of a country,” Trump said. Kim is suspected of ordering the assassination of his half-brother in February and the execution of his uncle in 2013. Also Read- Trump salute to N Korean general sparks controversyTrump was later asked by reporters what he meant by the remark. “If Trump says something and it can be read two ways, immediately the benefit of the doubt is against Trump,” he said.
June 15, 2018 20:03 UTC
The fear of Ronaldo hunting down Spain was realised as early as the fourth minute of the game when Nacho brought down Ronaldo inside the box. Receiving a pass from Guedes, Ronaldo shot straight at De Gea, who brought back memories of Loris Karius’ blunders in the 2018 Uefa Champions League final on May 26. The game was all set to finish in favour of Spain but Ronaldo had other ideas. Gerard Pique conceded a foul outside the box and Ronaldo stepped up to complete his hat-trick, and neutralise the lead. RESULTPortugal 3 (Ronaldo 4-P, 44, 88) Spain 3 (Costa 24, 55, Nacho 58)
June 15, 2018 19:52 UTC
Syed Shujaat Bukhari, editor of the Rising Kashmir newspaper, was leaving his office in Srinagar, the summer capital of India's Jammu and Kashmir state, when he was shot at close range on Thursday by gunmen on motorbikes. The suspect, named as Zubair Qadri, was seen in a video stealing the pistol of one of the guards shot dead with Bukhari, Inspector General of Kashmir S.P. "The pistol has since been recovered and he is being questioned about his presence at the scene of the crime. Pani, who described the killing of the journalist as a terror attack, said the identities of the three other gunmen were still being ascertained. More than 130 people have been killed this year in militant violence in Kashmir.
June 15, 2018 18:33 UTC
The main Eid congregation will be held at the National Eidgah Ground in Dhaka at 8:30am, with Baitul Mukarram National Mosque Senior Pesh Imam Hafez Maulana Muhammad Mizanur Rahman leading the prayers. Security agencies have taken measures to ensure safety of the devotees at the main congregation ground. But, the main congregation will be held at the Baitul Mukarram at 9am if weather disrupts the prayers at the National Eidgah Ground. The largest Eid congregation ground at Sholakia in Kisjhoreganj is also ready for the heavily guarded prayers. In the port city of Chattogram, the first and main Eid congregation will be held at the Jamiatul Falah Mosque at 8am.
June 15, 2018 18:00 UTC
A plane taking off in beautiful Sochi Dhaka Tribune/Fazley Rabbi MoonWriting thousands of words or taking hundreds of pictures is just not enough to describe the real beauty of Sochi where the Fisht Stadium is situated. Sochi came into attention in 2009 when it was declared as the host of the 2014 Winter Olympics. The Olympic arena is full of sporting structures. First view from inside Fisht Stadium, Sochi where Fernando Hierro will lead out Spain on Friday. View of the Black Sea and Sochi Olympic Park from the 6th floor of Fisht Stadium.
June 15, 2018 17:48 UTC