International

  • Thousands gather around Washington to protest Trump travel ban

    DULLES, United States : Throngs of noisy demonstrators — and scores of lawyers — poured into Dulles International Airport outside Washington on Sunday to show support for immigrants impacted by President Donald Trump’s contentious travel restrictions. Similar protests were taking place outside the White House and across the United States as outrage grew over Trump’s … বিস্তারিত »

  • Judge blocks part of Trump’s immigration ban for those in US

    New York : A federal judge blocked on Saturday part of President Donald Trump’s temporary immigration ban, ordering authorities to stop deporting refugees and other travelers stuck at US airports. ‘Victory!!!!!!’ the American Civil Liberties Union, whose lawyers sued the government to stop the executive order Trump signed Friday, tweeted after US District Judge Ann … বিস্তারিত »

  • Nobel Peace winner Malala ‘heartbroken’ by Trump order

    New York : Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani student activist and Nobel Peace laureate, said Friday she was ‘heartbroken’ by Donald Trump’s order on refugees and urged the US president not to abandon the world’s ‘most defenseless.’ ‘I am heartbroken that today President Trump is closing the door on children, mothers and fathers fleeing violence and … বিস্তারিত »

  • Trump immigration ban loses first legal battle

    NEW YORK : A federal judge blocked Saturday part of President Donald Trump’s temporary immigration ban, ordering authorities to stop deporting refugees and other travelers stuck at US airports. The decision accompanied growing resistance to Trump’s crackdown on Muslim immigration, with large protests spreading at major airports across the country. “Victory!!!!!!” the American Civil Liberties … বিস্তারিত »

  • Trump vows ‘new vetting’ to weed out Islamic radicals

    Washington: US President Donald Trump signed a sweeping new executive order Friday to suspend refugee arrivals and impose tough new controls on travelers from seven Muslim countries. Making good on one of his most controversial campaign promises, and to the horror of human rights groups, Trump said he was making America safe from ‘radical Islamic … বিস্তারিত »

  • PM visits Tungipara village on rickshaw van

    TUNGIPARA, Gopalganj : The residents of Tungipara saw a rare as well as unprecedented scenario in the late morning of the day when Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on a local rickshaw van along with her family members had a round-about visit at her ancestral village to see for herself the condition of the villagers side … বিস্তারিত »

  • Labour MP Tulip Siddiq resigns from frontbench

    Dhaka : Shadow minister Tulip Siddiq has resigned from the Labour frontbench, telling the Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, that she could not reconcile herself to the party’s three-line whip to vote for triggering article 50. In her letter to Corbyn, the shadow minister for early years said voting to start the process of leaving the … বিস্তারিত »

  • Avalanches kill 10 Indian soldiers in Kashmir

    India : Avalanches killed 10 Indian soldiers in Kashmir after cascading onto an army post and a patrol along the de facto border that divides the disputed territory with Pakistan, the military said on Thursday. The separate avalanches buried the soldiers under tonnes of snow on the Line of Control (LoC) in the remote Gurez … বিস্তারিত »

  • Trump orders wall construction, angering Mexico

    WASHINGTON : President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered work to begin on building a wall across the Mexican border, angering his southern neighbor with his hardline stance on immigration. The US leader instructed officials to begin to “plan, design and construct a physical wall along the southern border” and — perhaps more problematically — see … বিস্তারিত »

  • Trump to ban US visa for seven Muslim countries

    International Desk : A red-letter day on “national security” is in the cards for US President Donald Trump, who is expected to sign executive orders on construction of a wall on the US-Mexico border and suspension of visas for citizens of Syria and six other countries. Trump, who announced on Twitter that a “big day” … বিস্তারিত »