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Muggers turn desperate ahead of Ramadan By Other | Last Updated: 5th April, 2019, 00:00

Muggers and ‘dope gang’ members have become desperate in capital Dhaka ahead of the holy month of Ramadan, causing apprehension among the city people. According to the city dwellers,…

Muggers turn desperate ahead of Ramadan

Traders face risk of life

Traders are facing a high risk of life while running their businesses at the wholesale kitchen market under a dilapidated building in Karwan Bazar of the capital. Many fear that a terrible disaster…


Yet another fire in city

About 50 shops at Khilgaon City Corporation Market in the capital were gutted in another city fire on Thursday. No casualty was reported in the fire that broke out at 3:15am in the night. …


Bond misuse a fraud, says NBR chief

CHATTOGRAM: National Board of Revenue (NBR) Chairman Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan on Thursday said selling of raw materials imported duty-free under bond facility in the local market is a fraudulence. …

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Rohingya repatriation thru discussions: PM Rohingya repatriation thru discussions: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said Bangladesh will keep up its efforts to repatriate displaced Rohingyas through negotiations, not engaging in any conflict with Myanmar, reports UNB.…

Metropolis
Air pollution killed 1.23 lakh in Bangladesh in 2017: Report Air pollution killed 1.23 lakh in Bangladesh in 2017: Report

At least 1.23 lakh people were killed in Bangladesh in 2017 due to indoor and outdoor air pollution, said a new study on global air pollution, reports UNB. Two US based institutes Health Effects…

Sun Extra
No plans to delay livestreams despite NZ massacre No plans to delay livestreams despite NZ massacre

WASHINGTON: Facebook is working to prevent livestreams of terror attacks such as the one in New Zealand but it does not plan to introduce a delay on live feeds, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said, reports AFP. …

Editorial
Cost of Remittance and Its Impacts on Our Economy Cost of Remittance and Its Impacts on Our Economy

We know remittance plays an important role in our economy. In fact, countries of the South Asia region are strengthening their economy by getting the remittance from their nationals working abroad.…

Our faith
Significance of Mi‘raj Significance of Mi‘raj

Our beloved Prophet Hazrat Muhammad’s (pbuh) ascent to Allah (SWT) and return to the earth is known as Mi‘raj. Literally, Mi‘raj means ladder. Mi‘raj is one of the miracles…

Business
WB forecasts 7.3pc growth for FY19 WB forecasts 7.3pc growth for FY19

The World Bank on Thursday said Bangladesh will see one of the world’s top five fastest growth rates of 7.3 per cent this year, a day after ADB projected the country’s growth at 8 per cent…

Asia
US MPs urge sanctions on Xinjiang chief over Uighurs US MPs urge sanctions on Xinjiang chief 
over Uighurs

WASHINGTON: A broad group of US lawmakers on Wednesday called for sanctions against China’s top official in the Xinjiang region over alleged abuses—including mass detentions—against…

World
May scrambles to avoid chaotic Brexit finale May scrambles to avoid chaotic Brexit finale

LONDON: Britain’s government redoubled its efforts Thursday to win over the main opposition party in a last-gasp bid to avoid a chaotic exit from the European Union next week, reports AFP.…

Culturetainment
Mehazabien’s Boishakhi drama Trutimukta Mehazabien’s Boishakhi drama Trutimukta

Popular small screen actress Mehazabien Chowdhury has been busy with doing shooting on whole year. When a special day comes she became busier! Now she is passing busy time to do shooting for dramas…

Winner
Horipur, Pachrukhi clinch Bangabandhu, Bangamata Gold Cup titles Horipur, Pachrukhi clinch Bangabandhu, Bangamata Gold Cup titles

The grand finals of Bangabandhu Gold Cup Primary School Football Tournament and Bangamata Begum Fazilatunnesa Mujib Gold Cup Primary School Football Tournament concluded amid a festive environment…

My Districts
Fruit growers hopeful about bumper mango yield in Rajshahi Fruit growers hopeful about bumper mango yield in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI: Growers and businessmen have become hopeful about the ensuing mango production as its fruit setting process is going on successfully at present in Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj districts,…

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Poroshenko agrees to debate with frontrunner Zelensky Poroshenko agrees to debate with frontrunner Zelensky

KIEV: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko agreed Thursday to hold an election debate with frontrunner Volodymyr Zelensky at the country’s biggest stadium as he seeks to make up lost ground ahead…

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