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Turkish opposition leader escapes assassination attempt

al jazeera : Turkey's main opposition party leader has survived an assassination attempt, escaping a gunfire unharmed in the northeast of the country, the...

Italy earthquake: Death toll passes 240 as rescue efforts continue

The death toll in the Italian earthquake stands at 241 as rescuers continue efforts to find survivors. Dozens of people are believed trapped in ruined...

Hizb ut-Tahrir threatens five with death

The banned Islamic outfit Hizb ut-Tahrir sent a letter by post to the district commissioner’s office yesterday threatening five prominent cultural and political personalities...

Many activists pull rickshaws to avoid arrest, says weeping Fakhrul

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Tuesday turned emotional and wept while narrating the predicament of their party activists,...

Close-by exoplanet may have an oxygen-rich atmosphere

At last, scientists might have spotted a rocky exoplanet with an oxygen-heavy atmosphwere… only it’s not the alternate Earth you might be hoping for. Astronomers...

JnU student strike halt university activities

The students of Jagannath University (JnU) on Tuesday continued to demonstrate in demand for residential halls on the premises of the former Central Jail. Hundreds...

Mir Quasem files another petition to defer death penalty review hearing

Convicted war criminal Mir Quasem Ali on Tuesday has filed another petition with the Supreme Court seeking three-week deferment of hearing his review petition...

DNA test confirms identity of 5 cafe attackers

Identities of five militants and their one suspected associate, who were killed in a commando operation in the Holey Artisan Bakery of the capital’s...

Russia banned after losing appeal

Russia will not compete at next month’s Paralympics in Rio after losing an appeal against a ban imposed for state-sponsored doping. The Court of Arbitration...

Fewer tourists tempted by Paris

Attacks by Islamist militants, strikes and floods have caused a big fall in tourism in Paris. There were a million fewer visitors between January and...