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BUET bans campus politics, but protests to continue By Other | Last Updated: 12th October, 2019, 00:00

The country’s premier Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) in an unprecedented decision on Friday banned political activities of all organisations on the campus almost a…

BUET bans campus politics, but protests to continue

Ethiopia PM Abiy wins Nobel Peace Prize

OSLO: Hailed as a visionary and reformer, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his efforts to resolve the long-running conflict with neighbouring foe Eritrea,…


Relaxed policy slows down loan recovery

The amount of default loans in the country’s banking sector stood at Tk 1.12 trillion in the second quarter this year. Despite the rescheduling of a large volume of loan, the amount of…


Illegal admission to pvt varsities

Some private universities are admitting additional students to L.LB course, in violation of the order of High Court and University Grants Commission (UGC). Due to irregularities in the universities,…

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DNCC developing cycle lane in Agargaon DNCC developing cycle lane in Agargaon

The city dwellers are going to get a maiden bicycle lane, the first of its kind, which is likely to facilitate a seamless riding of the two wheelers. Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) is implementing…

Metropolis
‘Country to become self-sufficient in egg production this FY’ ‘Country to become self-sufficient in egg production this FY’

State Minister of Fisheries and Livestock Ashraf Ali Khan Khasru on Friday said Bangladesh is going to be self-sufficient in egg production in the current fiscal year (FY) with an expected production…

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Make ongoing development sustainable: President Make ongoing development sustainable: President

Kishoreganj: President Abdul Hamid on Friday urged all to come forward to make the ongoing development sustainable, reports UNB.   He made the call in his speech at a mass meeting…

Editorial
A Brutal Murder – Many Unanswered Questions A Brutal Murder – Many Unanswered Questions

The brutal murder of Abrar Fahad (21) a student of Bangladesh University of Science and Technology (BUET), a premium institution of engineering education of the country, whose graduates feel proud…

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Non-Performing Loan: A Threat to Banking Sector Non-Performing Loan: A Threat to Banking Sector

Non-performing loans have now turned out to be a burning issue in almost all the economic discourses in Bangladesh, posing a serious threat to the healthy growth of the banking sector. The actual size…

Asia
Indonesia leader orders beefed-up security after IS-linked attack Indonesia leader orders beefed-up security after IS-linked attack

JAKARTA: Indonesian leader Joko Widodo ordered beefed-up security measures on Friday after two militants from an IS-linked terror group stabbed his chief security minister, with the politician in hospital…

World
Turkey bombards Syrian Kurdish militia Turkey bombards Syrian Kurdish militia

ISTANBUL: Turkish warplanes and artillery hit Kurdish militia targets in northeast Syria on the third day of an offensive that has killed hundreds of people, forced tens of thousands to flee and turned…

Culturetainment
Rongon debuts acting with Farhana Mili Rongon debuts acting with Farhana Mili

Rongon, daughter of prominent lyricist Jamal Hossain, is going to make her acting debut with the drama ‘Atithi’. In the tele-drama she is working with 'Monpura' famed actress Farhana…

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Not concerned about Tamim: Habibul Not concerned about Tamim: Habibul

Bangladesh Cricket Board selector Habibul Bashar Sumon said that they are not concerned about the dip Tamim Iqbal’s form despite him failing to shine in National Cricket League (NCL) opener at…

My Districts
Regular egg intake stressed for maintaining sound health Regular egg intake stressed for maintaining sound health

RAJSHAHI: Experts at a post-rally discussion here on Friday mentioned regular egg intake is very much important for maintaining sound health as it’s a balanced food to all irrespective of age,…

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