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ADB to provide $5bn for major projects By Other | Last Updated: 14th September, 2019, 00:00

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide around $5 billion for major development projects in Bangladesh between 2020 and 2022. ADB Country Director for Bangladesh Manmohan Parkash met Prime…

ADB to provide $5bn for major projects

Afif propels Tigers to victory against Zimbabwe

Bangladesh youngster Afif Hossain scored a superb maiden fifty to help Bangladesh break the losing jinx as they defeated Zimbabwe by three wickets in the Tri-nation opener against Zimbabwe at the Sher-e-Bangla…


Illegal U-turns, crossings turn roads risky

A brazen violation of traffic rules – putting up unauthorised U-turns and crossings on busy streets lead to frequent road accidents costing lives.    Such violations are…


Anti-terrorism unit without tooth!

The Anti-Terrorism Unit (ATU) has remained ‘toothless’ as it has not yet been given the authority to investigate cases two years after its founding, sources said. The Home Ministry…

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Govt moves to speed up ADP implementation Govt moves to speed up ADP implementation

The government has taken an initiative to collect quarterly progress report from projects under the Annual Development Programme (ADP) to accelerate the implementation of the development projects.    …

Metropolis
Call to eliminate child labour in informal sector Call to eliminate child

labour in informal sector

Civil society activists at a programme called upon the authorities concerned to take urgent steps for eradicating child labour from the country’s informal sectors like dried fish. They…

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‘Govt achieves tremendous success in power sector’ ‘Govt achieves tremendous success

in power sector’

RAJSHAHI: State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam on Friday said the government under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has attained tremendous success in both power generation…

Editorial
The Only Viable Future Plan: Rohingyas Must Go The Only Viable Future Plan:

Rohingyas Must Go

During a discussion meeting between a foreign Ambassador from a very powerful country and the Foreign Secretary of Bangladesh, the Ambassador asked Bangladesh’s Foreign Secretary ‘what…

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Fourth Industrial Revolution: Education Needs to Be Focused on Fourth Industrial Revolution: Education Needs to Be Focused on

The fourth industrial revolution is going to add a new dimension to the world civilisation. The process and the probability of this revolution have already created huge discussion all over the world.…

Asia
HK leader focuses on housing as protesters head for the hills HK leader focuses on housing as protesters head for the hills

HONG KONG: Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam promised to focus on housing and jobs to try to end three months of sometimes violent unrest, as pro-democracy demonstrators headed for the hills on Friday for…

World
UK parliament speaker vows to thwart PM over Brexit law UK parliament speaker vows to thwart PM over Brexit law

LONDON: Britain’s parliamentary speaker has warned Prime Minister Boris Johnson not to disobey the law by refusing to ask for a Brexit delay and vowed to thwart any attempt to circumvent legislation,…

Culturetainment
Nipun features in sister’s music video Nipun features in sister’s music video

National Film Award winning actress Nipun Akhter has released her very first music video. The music video titled ‘Rong’ also features her sister Polin.  The music video has…

Winner
Shana clinches gold Shana clinches gold

Bangladeshi archer Ruman Shana created history as he won gold in the recurve men’s singles event of the ongoing Asia Cup-World Ranking Archery Tournament (Stage-3). The 24-year-old beat…

My Districts
Eco-friendly pest management becomes popular in Rajshahi Eco-friendly pest management

becomes popular in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI: Using of Eco-friendly pest management method in farming fields of transplanted Aman paddy has become visible as many farmers have started adopting the method in the region including its vast…

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Mugabe’s family agree to burial at ‘heroes’ monument Mugabe’s family agree to burial at ‘heroes’ monument

HARARE: The family of former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe have agreed to bury him at a monument for national heroes in Harare, the family said on Friday, though the date for the ceremony remained…

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