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Trump-Kim historic summit today By Not defined | Last Updated: 12th June, 2018, 00:00

SINGAPORE:  Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un were making last-minute preparations Monday on the eve of their historic summit, as officials scrambled to narrow yawning differences over Pyongyang’s…

Trump-Kim historic summit today

Reckless driving of speedboats puts lives at risk

Most of the drivers of speed boats that cruise along the inland waterways of the country hardly abide by the rules causing frequent accidents and loss of lives. As speed boats are the quickest…


Muhith mum on chaos in banking sector

Finance Minister AMA Muhith kept mum when the treasury and opposition lawmakers bitterly criticised him for widespread irregularities and mismanagement in the banking sector. Among the MPs,…


PM reiterates call for Nur Chy’s extradition from Canada

QUEBEC: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has reiterated her request for deportation of Nur Chowdhury, one of Bangabandhu’s convicted killers, as she held a meeting here with her Canadian counterpart…

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Easier fund release to speed up ADP execution Easier fund release to speed up ADP execution

The government’s decision to simplify the fund disbursement process in the proposed budget is expected to speed up ADP implementation from next fiscal year. In his budget speech, Finance…

Metropolis
Country to turn dysfunctional if anti-liberation forces return to power: PM Country to turn dysfunctional 
if anti-liberation forces 
return to power: PM

TORONTO: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said Bangladesh will become a failed state again if the anti-liberation forces return to power. “If the anti-liberation forces and patrons of…

Sun Extra
Set up spl tribunal to dispose of child trafficking cases Set up spl tribunal to dispose of child 
trafficking cases

Civil Society members called on Monday for establishing special tribunal at seven divisions in the country for speedy disposal of child trafficking related cases. Such cases are now conducted…

Editorial
Initiatives to Stop Child Labour in Bangladesh Initiatives to Stop Child Labour 
in Bangladesh

The recognition of child labour as a social, economic as well as human issue is a recent phenomenon. But the history of child labour is as old as human civilisation. The work children used to perform…

Business
Petrobangla demands 3 times higher gas tariff Petrobangla demands 3 times higher gas tariff

State-owned Petrobangla has sought three times higher tariff of natural gas at a public hearing on Monday over the proposed price hike of natural gas considering the LNG import cost at US$10.76 per…

120th PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE DAY
President’s MESSAGE President’s MESSAGE

I join the Filipino people in celebrating the 120th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence. This historic day forms the foundation of the liberties we enjoy today. Through…

Asia
North Korea eyes ‘new relationship’ with US North Korea eyes ‘new 
relationship’ with US

North Korean state media have raised the possibility that the isolated country could “establish a new relationship” with the United States, reports BBC. It comes a day before North…

World
Over 920,000 displaced in Syria in 2018: UN Over 920,000 displaced in Syria in 2018: UN

GENEVA: More than 920,000 people were displaced inside Syria during the first four months of 2018, the highest level in the seven-year conflict, the UN said Monday, reports AFP. “We are…

Culturetainment
Zahid, Chanchal, Tisha work together in Eid drama Zahid, Chanchal, Tisha work together in Eid drama

National Film Award-winning artistes Zahid Hasan and Chanchal Chowdhury and popular actress and model Nusrat Imrose Tisha have worked together in an Eid special drama. The upcoming seven episodes…

Winner
Neymar, Brazil arrive in Russia with WC clock ticking down Neymar, Brazil arrive in Russia with WC clock ticking down

Brazil’s squad arrived in Russia on Monday with their star Neymar seemingly recovered from a broken foot bone as they begin their quest to win a sixth World Cup. The Brazilians landed…

My Districts
People’s familiarisation with Consumers’ Rights Protection Act stressed People’s familiarisation 
with Consumers’ Rights 
Protection Act stressed

GAIBANDHA: Speakers at a function here on Sunday emphasised the need for popularising the Consumers’ Rights Protection Act-2009 through its proper implementation in the greater interest of the…

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Syria regime expels IS from border town Syria regime expels IS from border town

BEIRUT: Syria regime forces ousted the Islamic State group from a town near the border with Iraq on Monday after days of clashes to end a deadly incursion there, a monitor said, reports AFP. On…

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