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Suu Kyi slammed for lying By Other | Last Updated: 12th December, 2019, 00:00

It is a moral victory for Bangladesh to have been able to take the Rohingya ‘genocide’ case to the International Court of Justice where Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi defended…

Suu Kyi slammed for lying

Close evening courses Close evening courses

The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Wednesday ordered closure of evening courses at all public universities as it said such courses go against the character of higher educational institutions.…


Hearing on Khaleda’s bail petition today Hearing on Khaleda’s bail petition today

Amid growing tension among the leaders and activists of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), hearing on party chairperson Khaleda Zia‘s bail appeal will be held at the Supreme Court today.…


Bangaldesh, US hope for positive results Bangaldesh, US hope for positive results

Bangladesh and the United States are hoping for a postive outcome in terms of accountability as three-day hearing on genocide by Myanmar against Rohingyas  at the International Court of Justice…

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Textile sector faces setback Textile sector faces setback

The country’s textile sector is now facing a setback due to illegal imports of yarns and fabrics through misuse of bonded warehouse facilities. Bangladesh Textile Mills Association (BTMA)…

Metropolis
ADB to give $333m loans for power, metro rail ADB to give $333m loans for power, metro rail

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide a total $333.26 million funds for expansion of power transmission lines and designing the metro rail route 5 in the capital. In this regard, the…

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Minister visits Dasherkandi Sewage Treatment Plant Project sites Minister visits Dasherkandi Sewage Treatment Plant Project sites

Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives Minister Tazul Islam on Wednesday visited the Dasherkandi Sewage Development Plant Project sites at Rampura and Dasherkani areas under Khilgaon…

Editorial
On Single Digit Interest Rate: Bangladesh Context On Single Digit Interest Rate: Bangladesh Context

Simply stated, interest rate is the cost of capital for borrower or remuneration for depositor who defer current consumption. Financial institutions work here as a link between the surplus and deficit…

Business
Government may lose Tk 150m revenue Government may lose

Tk 150m revenue

The government may incur a revenue loss of over Tk150 million subject to allowing mobile tower sharing companies exemption of annual fees for license renewal and their sharing of gross revenue.        …

Education
The Aim of Teaching The Aim of Teaching

Teaching is a noble profession and a teacher is a unique personality who creates teaching and learning situation in the classroom. Now, I’m brought to the question: what is the aim of teaching?…

Asia
Protests grow as India debates ‘anti-Muslim’ law Protests grow as India debates ‘anti-Muslim’ law

NEW DELHI: India’s upper house of parliament is debating a controversial citizenship bill on Wednesday that offers amnesty to non-Muslim illegal immigrants from three neighbouring countries,…

World
Trump betrayed the nation Trump betrayed the nation

WASHINGTON: House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, declaring he “betrayed the nation” with his actions toward Ukraine as they pushed toward…

Culturetainment
Jui on Shamsul Haq’s story Jui on Shamsul Haq’s story

Robena Reza Jui is one of the popular faces of the small screen. She also has proven her mettle as an artiste. She has been impressing audience with her natural acting skills from the beginning.…

Winner
Archers accorded warm reception Archers accorded warm reception

Bangladesh Archery team were accorded a warm reception after their arrival at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital on Wednesday after pulling off a rare feat of bagging all ten gold…

My Districts
Migratory birds start arriving in northern water bodies Migratory birds start arriving in northern water bodies

RANGPUR: The migratory birds, huge in number, are arriving from the colder northern hemisphere in the water bodies giving those a pleasant look in the northern region now. Talking to the national…

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