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Bangladesh enters nuclear world By Not defined | Last Updated: 1st December, 2017, 00:00

Pabna: Bangladesh on Thursday entered the nuclear world as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the main construction work on the much-awaited Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant, the first-ever nuclear…

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Mayor Annisul no more

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Annisul Huq, who was undergoing treatment for neurological problem at a hospital in London, passed away on Thursday. He was 66. “Doctors…


Take ‘decisive’ steps to end Rohingya crisis

Pope Francis on Thursday said the international community must take ‘decisive measures’ to address the Rohingya crisis taking into account the ‘gravity of the situation’ as…


Auto-rickshaws losing popularity

Auto-rickshaws are losing popularity in the capital for high fares while different app-based transports are winning the hearts of passengers for their safe and smooth services. Owners…

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54.7pc urban women victims of violence in country: Study 54.7pc urban women victims of violence
in country: Study

A total of 54.7% urban women in Bangladesh are victims of violence, says a study conducted by ActionAid, an international non-governmental organisation. Besides this, 54.7% women face…

Metropolis
Dhaka keen to join TAPI gas pipeline project Dhaka keen to join TAPI gas pipeline project

State Minister for Power and Energy Nasrul Hamid expressed Bangladesh’s intention to join TAPI (Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India) gas pipeline project, reports UNB. According…

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UK PM urges Saudi Arabia to avert Yemen ‘catastrophe’ UK PM urges Saudi Arabia to avert Yemen ‘catastrophe’

RIYADH: British Prime Minister Theresa May has implored Saudi leaders to ease a blockade on war-torn Yemen to “avert a humanitarian catastrophe”, her office said on Thursday, echoing urgent…

Editorial
Pastoral Visit of Pope Francis to Bangladesh Pastoral Visit of Pope Francis to Bangladesh

Like all Roman Catholic sisters and brothers of Bangladesh we are delighted to have the august visit of His Holiness Pope Francis to our country. Pope Francis has come to our country and people with…

Our faith
Arrival of the Prophet (pbuh) Arrival of the Prophet (pbuh)

Allah (SWT) sent his blessed messengers to every nation and country by turns in every age. He says, “And for every people there is a guide.”   (Qur’an: 13: 7).…

World
US urges world to cut ties with North Korea US urges world to cut ties with North Korea

UNITED NATIONS: The US has urged all nations to cut diplomatic and trade ties with North Korea after the country’s latest ballistic missile test, reports BBC. Speaking at the UN…

Culturetainment
Haldaa to hit local cinemas today Haldaa to hit local cinemas today

Haldaa, the hype surrounding film, is all set to hit cinemas across the country today. The National Award winning film, directed by Tauquir Ahmed, will be released in 100 cinema halls today.  …

Winner
Comilla on top of BPL after Ctg phase Comilla on top of BPL after Ctg phase

The seven-day Chittagong leg of the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League-2017 came to an end on last Wednesday with Comilla Victorians finished on top after beating Dhaka Dynamites on Wednesday night.…

My Districts
Boro production target set at 32-lakh tonnes in Rangpur region Boro production target
set at 32-lakh tonnes
in Rangpur region

RANGPUR: The Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) has fixed a production target of over 32.25-lakh tonnes of clean Boro rice from 7.81-lakh hectares for Rangpur division during the current Rabi…

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Turkey detains 50 over links to group blamed for coup bid Turkey detains 50 over links to group blamed for coup bid

ANKARA: Turkish police Thursday detained 50 people including soldiers and air force pilots in raids in 11 cities against those accused of links to the group blamed for last year’s failed coup,…

Business
SME needs to focus more on innovation SME needs to focus more on innovation

Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu on Thursday said that Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) sector has to focus more on innovation and creativity to compete with the rising world trade.  …

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