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Vehicles run with low-quality CNG cylinders, risk blasts By Other | Last Updated: 25th February, 2017, 00:00

Cylinders, which are not meant for automobiles, are being used in CNG-run vehicles across the country, posing a high risk of accidents.   According to the rules and regulation, NGV…

Vehicles run with low-quality CNG cylinders, risk blasts

Victims’ families wait for HC verdict

The eighth anniversary of the Pilkhana BDR mutiny will be observed today when the families of the victims are waiting for a High Court verdict in the murder case.   This day in 2009,…


People to suffer for gas price hike

The living cost of a middle-class family living in the capital will shoot up by nearly Tk 3,000 a month due to the latest spike in gas tariff.   People will have to spend extra money…


3 Mosha Bahini men held with sharp weapons

Police arrested three cadres of Mosharraf gang at Rupganj in Narayanganj and recovered a large cache of sharp weapons from his house on Friday.   The house was raided as the Mosharraf…

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Plan to dredge 9 rivers, build 3 land ports in CHT Plan to dredge 9 rivers, build 3 land ports in CHT

The government has undertaken a development plan to dredge nine rivers and establish three land ports in three Chittagong Hill Tracts districts to enhance connectivity and to boost trade and commerce.…

Metropolis
‘Power Village’ to be set up in Khulna ‘Power Village’ to be
set up in Khulna

Khulna: The government has taken a plan for setting up a ‘Power Village’ in Khulna Power Station (KPS) area at Khalishpur, aiming to supply more electricity to the people of southern part…

Biz Capital
Dust pollutes port city air, poses health risks Dust pollutes port city air, poses health risks

Huge dust produced from different construction works has turned the port city’s air seriously polluted, posing a great risk of health hazard, thanks to indifference of the authorities concerned.…

Editorial
Agriculture – Vedic Tradition and Bengali Consciousness Agriculture – Vedic Tradition and Bengali Consciousness

Agriculture is the mainstay of life. It might vary with the clan, culture, creed and climate.  As a Bangladeshi, we have a rich heritage of agriculture as well as culture. How did we inherit those…

Post Loug
Donald Trump in Grip of Crisis Donald Trump in Grip of Crisis

Since assuming power of Presidency of the United States of America, only super power in the world as of now, erosion of trust in the administration of Donald Trump in three weeks has prominently been…

Asia
Modi hints at Pakistani hand in deadly rail crash in November Modi hints at Pakistani hand in deadly rail crash in November

NEW DELHI: A train crash that killed 148 people may have been caused deliberately as part of a “conspiracy” hatched in Pakistan, India’s prime minister said Friday, as he campaigned…

World
Democrats set to pick leader in new Trump era Democrats set to pick leader in new Trump era

WASHINGTON: US Democrats, licking their wounds from last year’s election debacle, will pick a new leader Saturday to take the fight to President Donald Trump and his Republicans, reports AFP.…

Culturetainment
Folk fest in memory of Shah Abdul Karim Folk fest in memory of Shah Abdul Karim

A two-day folk festival titled All Time Shah Abdul Karim Folk Festival-2017 will begin at Derai in Sunamganj on March 3, marking the 101st birth anniversary of the Bangla folk music legend.

Winner
O’Keefe, Smith flatten India in 1st Test O’Keefe, Smith flatten India in 1st Test

Left-arm spinner Steve Keefe grabbed a career-best haul of 6-35 to put Australia on top before skipper Steve Smith compounded India’s misery with an unbeaten fifty in the first Test in Pune Friday.…

My Districts
Experts for adopting modern method to boost lentil yield Experts for adopting modern method to boost lentil yield

RAJSHAHI: Agricultural scientists and researchers have urged the farmers to use modern varieties and technologies of lentil for boosting yield to meet up the gradually rising demands, reports BSS.…

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E Libya bans travel for those aged 18- 45 E Libya bans travel for
those aged 18- 45

Eastern Libya has banned men and women between the ages of 18 and 45 from travelling abroad without permission, reports BBC.   The region’s military chief of staff, Abdelrazzak…

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