daily sun | print version
Front Page
Wahhab quits after Mahmud made CJ By Other | Last Updated: 3rd February, 2018, 00:00

Acting chief justice Md Abdul Wahhab Miah has resigned as the Appellate Division judge hours after the President appointed Syed Mahmud Hossain as the new chief justice on Friday. Lawyers at…

Wahhab quits after Mahmud made CJ

34 pvt varsities yet to shift to own campus

Thirty-four private universities have failed to shift their academic and administrative activities to their own campus within the deadlines set by the Education Ministry. Sources at the University…


Remittance inflow rebounds

Country’s inbound remittance flow has rebounded in January after a prolonged sluggish trend over the last two fiscal years. Bangladeshi expatriates sent home $1.38 billion in January,…


E-waste poses health risks

The growing volume of electronic waste poses a serious threat to the environment and human health in the country, experts cautioned. Discarded computers, laptops, mobile phones, photocopiers,…

Back Page
Monsoon may put Rohingya protection at risk: UNHCR Monsoon may put Rohingya protection at risk: UNHCR

The adverse weather conditions, including potential cyclones, could put tens of thousands of Rohingya refugees staying at the highly congested settlements in Cox’s Bazar district at serious risk,…

Metropolis
Speakers for building skilled HR to face challenges Speakers for building skilled
HR to face challenges

The speakers at a function on Thursday stressed the need for building skilled human resources to face the challenges of emerging technologies to be used in the fourth industrial revolution (4IR), reports…

Sun Extra
CSE, LankaBangla Securities launch new virtual trading simulator CSE, LankaBangla Securities launch new virtual trading simulator

CHITTAGONG: Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) and LankaBangla Securities jointly launched the first virtual trading simulator titled ‘Stock Paathshala’. The simulator was launched…

Editorial
Remittance: Not At The Cost Of Honour Remittance: Not At The 
Cost Of Honour

After a couple of years of interval, Bangladesh has started sending its female migrant workers as domestic help to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia following the request of that country. Annual female migration…

Post-logue
Strong Communication Network for Stronger Economy Strong Communication Network for Stronger Economy

From the British period to Pakistani regime, there was a poor communication infrastructure development in the region which is now Bangladesh. During the Liberation War, there was a great devastation…

Asia
Nasheed vows to run for Maldives president as SC quashes his conviction Nasheed vows to run for Maldives president as SC quashes his conviction

COLOMBO: The exiled former leader of the Maldives vowed Friday to run for president after the Supreme Court quashed his conviction, dealing a major blow to the ruling regime, reports AFP. Mohamed…

World
Arabs seek ‘multilateral’ process to revive Mideast peace talks Arabs seek ‘multilateral’ process to revive Mideast peace talks

CAIRO: Arab foreign ministers on Thursday called for the creation of a UN-backed “multilateral mechanism” to help revive the peace process between Israel and the Palestinians, reports AFP.…

Culturetainment
Int’l Poets Summit underway at Shilpakala Academy Int’l Poets Summit underway at Shilpakala Academy

Dhaka International Poets Summit 2018 is underway at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy.  The inauguration ceremony of the summit was held at Experimental Theater Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala…

Winner
Tigers trampled under Lankan batting Tigers trampled under Lankan batting

Bangladesh National Cricket Team were victim of a brilliant batting display by Kusal Mendis and Dhananjaya de Silva as Sri Lanka ended on the third day of the first Test against Bangladesh with 504…

My Districts
Many Rajshahi people exposed to arsenicosis Many Rajshahi people exposed to arsenicosis

RAJSHAHI: Arsenic poses a serious threat to the health of the drought-affected people as tube-well waters in the region, particularly in seven upazilas of Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj district, have…

News link
China in talks over military base in remote Afghanistan China in talks over military base in remote Afghanistan

KABUL: Worried about militants sneaking into a restive Chinese region from war-torn Afghanistan, Beijing is in talks with Kabul over the construction of a military base, Afghan officials say, as it…

Top