Kerry’s 9-hr stay to feature garment visit besides formal meetings
US Secretary of State John Kerry will be in Dhaka for 9 hours on Monday, with a series of meetings with Bangladeshi leaders slated to keep his schedule packed.
Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali will receive Kerry at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on his arrival at 9:25am from Geneva by a special aircraft, said an official at the Foreign Ministry on Saturday.
Mourners pay tribute to the victims of the Orlando shooting during a memorial service in San Diego
Mourners pay tribute to the victims of the Orlando shooting during a memorial service in San Diego, California on June 12, 2016. Fifty people died when a gunman allegedly inspired by the Islamic State group opened fire inside a gay nightclub in Florida, in the worst terror attack on US soil since September 11, 2001.
Nukes threat festering in South Asia - India and Pakistan could blot out the sum, starving much of the human race
One of the more tenacious conspiracy theories that have taken root in the hothouse of Pakistan's capital is that Osama bin Laden was not killed in the May 2, 2011, Navy SEAL raid on his compound in Abbottabad that, in fact, he had already been dead for years, killed in the caves of Tora Bora.
113 export organisations receive National Export Trophy from PM
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday distributed the National Export Trophy for 2011-12 and 2012-13 among 113 export organisations for their significant role in overseas trade and thus earning foreign currency.
The awards were distributed at a programme organised jointly by the Ministry of Commerce and the Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) at Osmani Memorial Auditorium in the city.