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Bangladesh to export LPG to Tripura By Other | Last Updated: 6th October, 2019, 00:00

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi have agreed that the two neighbours would continue to work on all issues of bilateral concerns and launched a project…

Bangladesh to export LPG to Tripura

No more tuition fees for class VI students

The government will pay the tuition fees of class VI students from next academic year like that for primary schools in the country. At present, the primary education up to the fifth grade is…


India lifts ban on onion export after PM’s comments

India on Saturday lifted its ban on onion export only to Bangladesh in a move that came hours after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina commented that the sudden step was causing “difficulties”…


Bangladesh, India sign 7 deals

NEW DELHI: Bangladesh and India on Saturday inked seven deals and launched three projects after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina held wide-ranging talks with her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi. The…

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Branded casino kingpins still not netted Branded casino kingpins still not netted

Branded casino kingpins, including Dhaka South Jubo League president Ismail Hossain Samrat, who allegedly earned crores of taka through illegal casino gambling in the capital, were yet to be netted.…

Metropolis
Ongoing drive to break cycle of corruption: Quader Ongoing drive to break cycle of corruption: Quader

Awami League (AL) General Secretary Obaidul Quader said that the ongoing drive is aimed at breaking the cycle of corruption in the country. Quader, also the Road Transport and Bridges Minister,…

Editorial
Why Bangladesh is Booming Why Bangladesh is Booming

Many see Bangladesh as ‘a market’ of over 30 million middle- and affluent-class people and a ‘development miracle’. To me, our strengths are the societal values and peoples’…

Business
‘Bankers keen to provide loan to good entrepreneurs’ ‘Bankers keen to provide

loan to good entrepreneurs’

Bangladesh Krishi Bank (BKB) Chairman Mohammad Ismail said bankers are always interested to provide loan to the real businessmen and good entrepreneurs to boost up the country’s economic progress.…

Opinion
Casinos: Fatal trap for youths Casinos: Fatal trap for youths

For the last few days, the word ‘casino’ is the most uttered word in Bangladesh as Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) raided multiple sporting clubs in the capital where casino boards and other…

Asia
HK protesters defy mask ban as city grinds to halt HK protesters defy mask ban as city grinds to halt

HONG KONG: Masked pro-democracy protesters marched through Hong Kong in defiance of a ban on face coverings as much of the city ground to a halt on Saturday, with the subway suspended and many shops…

World
Democrats subpoena White House as impeachment probe intensifies Democrats subpoena White House as impeachment probe intensifies

WASHINGTON: Democratic lawmakers on Friday demanded that the White House turn over documents related to allegations that President Donald Trump pressured Ukraine for political favors, as the explosive…

Culturetainment
AFD pays tribute to Tagore, Nazrul AFD pays tribute to Tagore, Nazrul

French cultural organisation Alliance Française de Dhaka paid tribute to Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore and National poet Kazi Nazrul Islam through a musical programme at its Dhanmondi center…

Winner
Vettori to start Tigers’ stint with India Tests Vettori to start Tigers’ stint with India Tests

Bangladesh newly appointed spin-consultant and former New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori will be available from the start of Tigers’ practice camp ahead of their upcoming series against India,…

My Districts
Archeological sites to be turned into museums in Cumilla Archeological sites to be turned into museums in Cumilla

Cumilla: Three historically important houses and six archeological sites are being developed as museums in the district, aiming to attract more tourists, reports UNB.    The houses…

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Communicative competence Communicative competence

My past experience of making a baseline study of the proficiency level of our students in English in collaboration with some British experts working under ELTIP (English Language Teaching Improvement…

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