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China for furthering cooperation with Bangladesh

WT24 Desk Chinese ambassador in Dhaka Zhang Zuo on Tuesday laid emphasis on building an effective platform of discussion, sharing and mutual help to further enhance the practical economic cooperation between Bangladesh and China, Agencies  report. “We continue to strengthen ...

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Picked up 12 students put on remand

WT24 Desk A Dhaka court on Monday placed 12 students, who were allegedly picked up by detectives on Wednesday, on a two-day remand, reports UNB. Metropolitan magistrate Nurunnahar Yasmin passed the order when sub-inspector Abdur Rahman of Tejgaon industrial police ...

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Holy Ashura on Sept 21

WT24 Desk The holy Ashura, commemorating the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hossain (RA), grandson of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH), will be observed in the country on September 21, BSS reports. The National Moon Sighting Committee took the decision at a ...

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PM Hasina calls for pressure on Myanmar

WT24 Desk Prime minister Sheikh Hasina urged the global community,including the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), on Sunday to increase pressure on Myanmar to ensure the repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who fled a military crackdown in Rakhine state, Reuters ...

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BNP leaders to meet home minister today

WT24 Desk A high-profile Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) delegation will meet home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Sunday to discuss party chairperson Khaleda Zia’s health condition and her treatment, reports UNB. A 10-member BNP delegation, led by its secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, ...

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5 BD nationals charge-sheeted by NIA

WT24 Desk India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a charge-sheet in the NIA Special Court at Mumbai, Maharashtra in a case against five Bangladeshi nationals for helping the banned militant outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT), Agencies report. The five ...

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Lie can’t suppress truth for all times

WT24 Desk Prime minister Sheikh Hasina Saturday expressed her optimism that the people of Bangladesh would follow the path of history of the War of Liberation to build a prosperous nation as dreamt by the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, reports BSS. ...

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ICC action on Myanmar atrocities

WT24 Desk Amnesty International has said the ICC decision is a significant step which opens up a clear avenue of justice for the Rohingya who were driven out of their homes, often as soldiers opened fire on them and burned ...

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FBI finds North Korean in $81m BB hack

WT24 Desk A computer programmer working for the North Korean government was charged with devastating cyberattacks that hacked Sony Pictures Entertainment and unleashed the WannaCry ransomware virus that infected computers in 150 countries and crippled parts of the British health ...

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