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BNP leaders fear party split By Other | Last Updated: 5th February, 2018, 00:00

BNP’s central and grassroots leaders fear that the party may split again if its chairperson Khaleda Zia is convicted of graft and sent to jail in a case she is facing. Their apprehension…

BNP leaders fear party split

Sale of unsafe jar water continues

Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution (BSTI) in a drive on Sunday realised Tk 4 lakh in fine from  six businesses and sealed off three others in the capital’s Mirpur area for selling…


New plan to prolong 100-ft canal project

The deadline for the completion of work of the project for excavating 100-foot wide canals in Kuril of the capital is set to be extended with a hike in expenditure. Huge lands were acquired…


Govt can’t fulfill demand without plan: PM

Pointing out the street agitation of a section of the teachers to press home their various demands, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said the government cannot afford to fulfill many demands…

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Govt to appoint int’l firm to collect info Govt to appoint int’l 
firm to collect info

The government has decided to appoint an international firm to gather information on money laundering to prevent terror financing. Chairman of the National Board of Revenue (NBR) Md Mosharraf…

Metropolis
Empower local govt bodies for dev Empower local govt bodies for dev

Social Welfare Minister Rashed Khan Menon on Sunday said Bangladesh has made a remarkable progress in various socio-economic aspects, but the main question is whether the marginal people and the working…

Sun Extra
Construction of India-funded clinic begins in Sunamganj Construction

of India-funded

clinic begins in Sunamganj

The construction work of a community clinic funded by India was launched at Chechan at Chhatak in Sunamganj on Sunday, according to Indian high commission in Dhaka. Health and Family Welfare…

Editorial
What Does Business Need To Know? What Does Business Need To Know?

To address human rights, sustainable reporting, and responsible business, every business needs to have an inbuilt mechanism that would control its indulgence in insensitive trade focus and secure its…

Business
DITF ends with Tk 1.6b spot orders DITF ends with Tk 1.6b spot orders

The 23rd Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF-2018) ended on Sunday with spot export orders worth about Tk 1.60 billion (160 crore). The 35-day long fair also sold items worth about Tk 87 crore.…

Asia
Maldives govt warns SC against impeaching president Maldives govt warns SC against impeaching president

MALÉ: The beleaguered Maldives government Sunday ordered police and troops to resist any move by the Supreme Court to arrest or impeach President Abdulla Yameen over his refusal to release political…

World
May under pressure as Conservatives at war over Brexit May under pressure as Conservatives at war over Brexit

LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May was under mounting pressure Sunday to take sides in the Conservative Party’s civil war over Brexit, as a new round of talks between Britain and the…

Culturetainment
Zahid Hasan, Shokh pair up for Mr Tension Zahid Hasan, Shokh pair up for Mr Tension

Audience admired actor-director Zahid Hasan and popular actress Anika Kabir Shokh pair up for the first time in a drama serial titled Mr Tension. Directed by Adibashi Mizan veteran cinematographer…

Winner
Steady batting settles for Test draw Steady batting settles for Test draw

Sensible and steady batting from Bangladesh forced the visitors Sri Lanka to settle for a drawn result in the fifth and final day of their first Test at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in the port city…

My Districts
Adequate manpower for smooth running of village courts underscored Adequate manpower for smooth running of village courts underscored

RANGPUR: Officials and experts at a divisional conference here on Sunday underscored the need for increasing manpower to ensure smooth functioning of the village courts in reaching justice to the rural…

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Around 20 migrants bodies recovered from Med sea Around 20 migrants bodies recovered from Med sea

MADRID: Moroccan rescue services have recovered the bodies of around 20 migrants in the Mediterranean, a spokeswoman for the Spanish enclave of Melilla said Sunday, reports AFP. The bodies of…

Scitech
Online shopping: Opportunities for developing nations Online shopping: Opportunities
for developing nations

Internet-based trading which better known as e-commerce has been flourishing in Asia Pacific (APAC) region in last one decade. E-commerce is a transaction of buying or selling online. Electronic…

English Olympiad
Mindful listening exercises for English Olympiad Mindful listening exercises for English Olympiad

What Is Mindful Listening (and Seven Activities for Successful Listening)? What is mindful listening? How is it different from normal listening?  Have you ever stopped and realized…

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