Dhaka: 3:35 AM, Sun, 26 Mar, 2017

Mass shooting in France leaves three injured

International Desk: At least three people were injured after a gunman opened fire outside a metro station in the city of Lille in northern France.

US wants to deport 271 Indians

International Desk: The Trump administration recently informed India that it is targeting for deportation more than 270 Indian nationals living in the United States illegally, according to India's foreign minister.

UN to probe alleged crimes against Rohingya in Myanmar

Risingbd Desk: The leading United Nations rights body has agreed to send a fact-finding mission to Myanmar to investigate alleged abuses by security forces against Rohingya Muslims.

11 drown as boat capsizes in Aegean Sea

International Desk: At least 11 people have died after a refugee boat capsized in the Aegean Sea, off the western coast of Turkey, according to Turkish authorities.

UN fears 200 died in coalition airstrike on Mosul

Risingbd Desk: The United Nations has raised grave concerns about reports of high civilian casualties in the Iraqi city of Mosul.

Trump's healthcare bill withdrawn

International Desk: US President Donald Trump has withdrawn his healthcare bill after it failed to gain enough support to pass in Congress.

Egypt's Hosni Mubarak freed after 6 yrs

International Desk: Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been freed from detention, six years after being overthrown.

West Bengal's interest first, Teesta Treaty later: Mamata

International Desk: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today accused the Centre of not taking her into confidence over sharing Teesta river water with Bangladesh and said she would not let the state's interests be sacrificed.

More than 250 migrants feared drowned in Mediterranean

Risingbd Desk: More than 250 migrants are feared dead in a boat sinking off the coast of Libya, a Spanish aid organisation says.

IS claim responsibility for London terror attack

International Desk: ISIS has claimed responsibility for the Westminster attack that left three victims dead in the heart of London.

Ukraine munitions blasts prompt mass evacuations

International Desk: Some 20,000 people are being evacuated after a series of explosions at a massive arms depot in eastern Ukraine described by officials as sabotage.

Seven held over Westminster terror attack

International Desk: Seven arrests have been made in raids in London, Birmingham and elsewhere following an attack in Westminster that left four dead, police have said.

Police officer, 3 others shot dead in US

International Desk: A police officer and three other people were shot and killed when a domestic dispute at a bank escalated into shootings at three locations in northern Wisconsin on Wednesday, investigators said. A suspect was in custody.

Turkey protests against Norway giving officers asylum

Risingbd Desk: The Norwegian ambassador to Ankara has been summoned to Turkey’s foreign ministry after Norway granted political asylum to five former Turkish military officers allegedly involved in a July coup attempt, a ministry spokesperson said.

Westminster attack: 6 killed outside UK parliament

Risingbd Desk: At least six people, including the attacker, were killed injured after a car ploughed into pedestrians and a man went on a stabbing spree before being shot dead close to the British parliament.