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Bank to have 4 directors from same family By Staff Correspondent | Last Updated: 9th May, 2017, 00:00

The government on Monday approved the amendments to a law allowing four members of the same family to sit on the board of a commercial bank.   The amended law will also allow the…

Bank to have 4 directors from same family

RAJUK demolishes Neela market at Purbachal

Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha (RAJUK) has started demolishing Neela market which was set up illegally in Purbachal satellite town in the capital.   RAJUK Executive Magistrate Md…


SME funds for women still missing target

Banks are not disbursing minimum 15 percent of the SME loans to women entrepreneurs as directed by the central bank.   According to banking sources, the loans being provided to women…


Freedom of speech exists in country: PM

Prime Minister and Leader of the House Sheikh Hasina on Monday categorically said that there is freedom of speech in the country as the newspapers here are enjoying full freedom, reports BSS.  …

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Billboards turn death trap for city dwellers Billboards turn death trap for city dwellers

Billboards erected across the capital by advertisement agencies have become a matter of concern for city dwellers as they usually turn fatal during storms or strong wind.   A large…

Metropolis
All parties to join next JS polls, hopes EU All parties to join next JS 
polls, hopes EU

The European Union (EU) hopes that all the political parties in Bangladesh will take part in the next national election saying there have been some ‘lessons learned’ from the last election,…

Sun Extra
Bashundhara LPG holds safety campaign Bashundhara LPG holds safety campaign

With the slogan of ‘keep trust, remain safe, take training on usage of gas cylinder’, Bashundhara LP Gas Limited, one of the concerns of the country’s leading business conglomerate…

Editorial
Alarming Capital Flight Alarming Capital Flight

Believe it or not, Bangladesh lost US$ 911 crore, equivalent to Taka around 73 thousand crore in the way of capital flight in the year 2014. This amount is equivalent to our 2016-17 fiscal budget allocation…

Tours & Travels
Best desserts of Bangladesh Best desserts of Bangladesh

If you come to Bangladesh, one department that is sure to enchant you, among many, is that of our desserts. We make and eat a variety of sweetmeats which we call ‘mishti’ that literally…

Asia
‘Lalu to stand trial in fodder scam cases’ ‘Lalu to stand trial in fodder scam cases’

NEW DELHI: India’s top court Monday ordered that a key opposition leader and influential former minister stand trial on historic corruption charges that saw him disqualified from parliament,…

World
New French president vows to fight divisions New French president vows to fight divisions

PARIS: Emmanuel Macron has vowed to fight “the forces of division that undermine France” after easily winning the run-off election for the French presidency, reports BBC. …

Culturetainment
IGCC to celebrate Tagore’s birth anniversary Friday IGCC to celebrate Tagore’s birth anniversary Friday

Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre (IGCC) will celebrate the 156th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore with a lecture on Tagore by Pankaj Saha, a poet and TV personality from Kolkata, and dance drama…

Winner
Rangpur Riders begins new journey with Bashundhara Rangpur Riders begins new journey with Bashundhara

Rangpur Riders, one of the popular cricket sensations of the prestigious Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20, started its fresh journey under the care of country’s leading industrial and business…

My Districts
‘Vow to free Kurigram from drugs, militancy in three months’  ‘Vow to free Kurigram from drugs, militancy 
in three months’

RANGPUR: Thousands of people from all walks in the society have vowed to free the district of Kurigram from the curses of drug, militancy and terrorism in the next three months, reports BSS.

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Europe’s far-right down but not out Europe’s far-right down but not out

VIENNA:  After Austria and the Netherlands, the defeat of France’s Marine Le Pen in a presidential run-off is a new blow for the European far-right but its march to power is far from over,…

Business
Scrapped power project may be revived after 3 years Scrapped power project may 
be revived after 3 years

The government may revive a scrapped power project after three years in favour of a consortium which failed to sign Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) in 2014.      The…

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