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Biggest plan to harness Delta potentials By Other | Last Updated: 5th September, 2018, 00:00

The top economic policymaking body of the country has approved the Delta Plan 2100 eying sustainability of its development efforts and harnessing huge potentials of being a deltaic region. The…

Biggest plan to harness Delta potentials

Seed crisis may affect potato farming

Potato farmers are going to face a seed crisis as the country does not have a sufficient stock of the agricultural input this session compared to the acreage of potato farming.  A total…


Hasina becomes more popular

The popularity of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has marked a significant rise as 66 percent of the people have support for her, according to an international survey. The survey conducted by International…


Imran Khan advised to follow Bangladesh

Pakistani journalist Zaigham Khan has advised the prime minister of his country to follow the development model of Bangladesh to ensure progress of Pakistan. He recently came up with the advice…

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Dengue turns alarming in capital Dengue turns alarming in capital

More than 3,000 people have been infected with dengue in the capital and 11 of them died of the disease, showing a rise in the number of dengue cases compared to the last year. According to…

Metropolis
Diabetic children need comprehensive eye care services: Experts Diabetic children need comprehensive eye care services: Experts

Experts have suggested engaging multiple stakeholders in eye care service for children to combat childhood blindness called diabetic retinopathy. The suggestion came at an event organised in…

Biz Capital
Moves to address nagging waterlogging in Ctg Moves to address nagging
waterlogging in Ctg

Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB) has taken a project to address the long-drawn waterlogging crisis in the port city along the mega project being implemented by Chattogram Development Authority…

Editorial
Quality versus Quantity Debate in Higher Education Quality versus Quantity 
Debate in Higher Education

Education is the backbone of a nation” is a proverb that we have been listening to from our childhood. This proverb has become a reality in most of the countries of the world that are considering…

Business
Chinese Consortium pledges to work for capital market dev Chinese Consortium pledges to work for capital market dev

Chinese Consortium, the new strategic partner of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), on Tuesday expressed its commitment to work for overall development of the country’s capital market. The consortium,…

Post-logue
Global Economy and Trade War Global Economy and Trade War

The trade war between the United States and its trading partners have created a number of downside risks for the global economy. So how is the global economy faring? How will the retaliatory tariffs…

Asia
6 die after strong typhoon batters Japan 6 die after strong typhoon batters Japan

TOKYO: The strongest typhoon to hit Japan in 25 years battered the west of the country Tuesday with violent winds and heavy rain, killing six and injuring scores more, reports AFP. Powerful…

World
Trump warns Syria, Russia, Iran against Idlib ‘tragedy’ Trump warns Syria, Russia, Iran against Idlib ‘tragedy’

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Monday warned Syria against launching an attack on the country’s last rebel stronghold with the help of Russia and Iran, saying the offensive could trigger…

Culturetainment
Five-day theatre festival starts at Shilpakala Five-day theatre festival starts at Shilpakala

A five-day theatre festival began in the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) in the capital on Tuesday. The festival has been organised by Industrial Development Leasing Company of Bangladesh…

Winner
Ashraful targets national spot with Afghanistan Premier League stint Ashraful targets national spot with Afghanistan Premier League stint

Bangladesh’s first international cricket star Mohammad Ashraful hopes to prove his worth in the upcoming Afghanistan Premier League of Cricket (APLC) if he is roped in by any franchisee. …

My Districts
Residents of former enclaves get land ownership Residents of former enclaves get land ownership

RANGPUR: Land ownership of the people living in former enclaves of Panchagarh ensured on Tuesday with handing over of the land record and map documents to the district administration, reports BSS.…

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