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Power, gas get costlier

Staff Correspondent The power and gas tariffs have been raised again, adding further fuel to the fire of growing cost of living of the people. The government on Thursday announced a 2.97 percent increase in the power tariff and a 26.29 percent hike in the gas price at the consumer level to be effective from September 1. Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) chairman AR Khan announced the…

Kidnap for ransom on the rise

Incidence of kidnapping different persons, especially businessmen, for ransom by organised gangs of kidnappers marked a sharp rise in the capital and on its outskirts. Sources said gangsters kidnap their targeted persons for ransom,…

Myanmar insurgent held in Rangamati

Staff Correspondent A suspected member of Arakan Army, a separatist group in Myanmar, was held from Rajasthali upazila in Rangamati frontier district early Thursday. The arrest came a day after Myanmar separatists attacked a patrol team of Border Guard Bangladesh near the international border in Bandarban. The detainee was identified as Aung Nu Young Rakhain, 25, who hails from…

Traffic jam, illegal parking and muggers all around  

Farmgate area of the capital is the most affected with  the problems of traffic jam and illegal car parking. The footpaths are grabbed by a vested quarter, leaving no space for the pedestrians. The footbridge, which was constructed for pedestrians to cross the VIP road, is now lying unused for lack of renovation work. The damaged roads coupled with water crisis have intensified…
<p>Students may not get textbooks on time</p>

Students may not get textbooks on time

 The availability of the textbooks to the students on time is uncertain this year as the printing…

Rising incidence of rape overshadowing country’s achievements: Experts

Rising incidence of rape overshadowing country’s achievements: Experts

The growing incidents of rape and other forms of violence against women is overshadowing country’s…

Govt moves to check malpractice in private hospitals

Govt moves to check malpractice in private hospitals

      The government has formed a committee under the health ministry to check malpractices…


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