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CNG auto-rickshaw drivers play foul with passengers By Other | Last Updated: 12th July, 2017, 00:00

City commuters are suffering a lot while making journey by CNG auto-rickshaws as most of the drivers of the three-wheeler charge them additional fare, not giving a damn about their meters.  …

CNG auto-rickshaw drivers play foul with passengers

3.6 lakh marooned

The overall flood situation in Kurigram, Lalmonirhat, Nilphamari, Sirajganj and Jamalpur districts has worsened further following the gushing water from the upstream and incessant rains, leaving over…


Bad loans soar in state banks

The state-run banks have been struggling with piles of default loans due to administrative weakness and poor supervision on loans, bankers and financial analysts have said.    …


Customs seizes 19 pistols at Dhaka airport

Customs intelligence officials seized 19 import-restricted pistols from the air cargo unit of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital on Tuesday.   Director General…

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No legal aid officer at most NLASO offices No legal aid officer at
 most NLASO offices

The poor people are not getting necessary legal aid from the National Legal Aid Service Organisation (NLASO) as there are no legal aid officers at most of its offices across the country.  …

Metropolis
87pc people under safe water coverage: Mosharraf 87pc people under safe water coverage: Mosharraf

Local Government, Rural Development and Co-operatives Minister Khandker Mosharraf Hossain on Tuesday told parliament that 87 per cent of population in the country is now under safe water facilities.…

Sun Extra
Workshop on FabLab Network begins at UGC Workshop on FabLab Network begins at UGC

A two-day workshop titled ‘Stimulate the Innovation Using the Fab Lab Network’ began today at University Grants Commission (UGC) auditorium in the city’s Agargaon area.

Editorial
Quality of Care in Family Planning Programme Quality of Care in Family Planning Programme

Quality of care is the issue of the decade. Every family planning and reproductive health programme in the world is focusing attention on it. There is a dynamic effort to improve family planning services…

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Begum Matia Chowdhury - Beautiful Cherry-tree Seems Yonder in the Garden Begum Matia Chowdhury - Beautiful Cherry-tree Seems Yonder in the Garden

Throughout her politics of student life, Matia Chowdhury was a fiery orator against the oppressive rule of the Pakistani regime and so, she was fondly canonised as “OgniKonnya or the Girl of…

Asia
Militants kill 7 Hindu pilgrims in Kashmir Militants kill 7 Hindu pilgrims in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Seven Hindu pilgrims, six of them women, have been killed in a militant attack in Indian-administered Kashmir on Monday after their bus apparently got caught in crossfire, reports BBC.…

World
Russia ‘ready to expel 30 US diplomats’ Russia ‘ready to expel 30 US diplomats’

Russia is ready to expel about 30 US diplomats and seize US state property in retaliation for Washington’s sanctions, Russian officials say, reports BBC. The threat came from Russian…

Culturetainment
Shabnam, Tareen pass special time with Shahnaz Rahmatullah Shabnam, Tareen pass special time with Shahnaz Rahmatullah

Shabnam, Tareen passed special time with legendary singer Shahnaz Rahmatullah at   Shahnaz’s home recently.    Shahnaz Rahmatullah hide herself for a long time,…

Winner
BCB HP whitewash Northern Territory BCB HP whitewash Northern Territory

Bangladesh Cricket Board High Performance (BCB HP) team earned 5-0 series victory against Northern Territory Invitational Eleven (NT XI) after a huge 151-run win in the last one-day match at Marrara…

My Districts
Rajshahi needs mango processing plants for value addition Rajshahi needs mango processing plants for value addition

RAJSHAHI: For long, Rajshahi is nationwide famous, especially for its tasty and delicious fruit mango that attracts people from all over the country every summer, reports BSS.   Every…

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Five killed in landslide in Arunachal Five killed in landslide in Arunachal

NEW DELHI: At least five people were killed and 10 missing Tuesday after a massive landslide buried homes in a remote village in northeast India, a disaster management official said.  …

Business
Cell phone operators call for reviewing spectrum guidelines Cell phone operators call for reviewing spectrum guidelines

Association of Mobile Telecom Operators of Bangladesh (AMTOB) on Tuesday urged the government for reviewing the spectrum guideline and lowering spectrum prices to US$15 million per MHz.    …

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