Fire at JU burns 10 acres of greenery

A fire incident on Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus severely burnt trees and plants on about 10 acres of reserve forest area yesterday.  At noon, the fire originated at the reserve forest area, adjacent to the university’s chemistry department building, said Jefrul Hassan Chowdhury, security officer of the university. For all latest news, follow The Daily […]

US Senate Intelligence Committee approves Burns to lead CIA


File photo: Former Deputy Secretary of State William Burns testifies on the current situation in the Ukraine to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill, in Washington, DC on March 6, 2014 AFP At his hearing, Burns told the panel that other ‘familiar’ persistent threats include those presented by Russia, North Korea and Iran […]