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Happy days of private varsities over ! By Other | Last Updated: 13th January, 2020, 00:00

Happy days are apparently over for the country’s mushrooming private universities with around 57 per cent of the seats remaining vacant due to high tuition fees, but failing to ensure quality…

Happy days of private varsities over !

Devotees seek peace, prosperity of Muslim Ummah Devotees seek peace, prosperity of Muslim Ummah

The first phase of the 55th Biswa Ijtema concluded on Sunday with Akheri Munajat seeking peace and prosperity of the Muslim Ummah. Maulana Zubair conducted the final prayers that continued from…


Organising Ijtema keeping Dhaka free from chaos Organising Ijtema keeping Dhaka free from chaos

The Biswa Ijtema or the World Congregation is a pride for Muslim-majority Bangladesh, which constitutionally gives equal rights to people of all faiths. What is more heartening that it has turned into…


Homeless cry for warm clothes amid biting cold Homeless cry for warm clothes amid biting cold

One of the most lingering cold wave of this tropical country has disrupted normal lives with the homeless seeking warm clothes from the state and the well-off section of the society. The number…

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Foreign TV channels likely to use Bangabandhu Satellite Foreign TV channels likely to use Bangabandhu Satellite

Foreign television channels are likely to take Bangabandhu Satellite-1 services soon as the government has taken a move to approve the draft regulatory guidelines on landing rights for broadcasting…

Metropolis
$4.6m KOICA aid to boost disaster resilience $4.6m KOICA aid to boost disaster resilience

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) in collaboration with World Food Program (WFP) and the Department of Disaster Management (DDM) has launched a project to help households and communities…

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Protests pile pressure on Iran after admission of plane strike Protests pile pressure on Iran after admission of plane strike

DUBAI: Iranian protesters and newspapers piled pressure on the country’s leadership and riot police stepped up their presence in Tehran on Sunday after Iran’s military admitted that it…

Editorial
Dhaka City Corporations: Citizens’ Expectations Dhaka City Corporations: Citizens’ Expectations

The elections of the twin city corporations of Dhaka (North and South) are going to be held at the end of this month. In fact, Dhaka was one city corporation till bifurcated into two. As an urban centre,…

Business
IMED to sit with slow ADP performers IMED to sit with slow ADP performers

The planning ministry is going to sit with the agencies lagging far behind in half-yearly ADP execution in a bid to identify their difficulties as well as finding the solutions. Implementation…

Asia
Indian police battle anti-Modi protesters over disputed law Indian police battle anti-Modi protesters over disputed law

KOLKATA: Indian police baton-charged protesters Sunday to stop them reaching Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s car as nationwide protests against a bitterly disputed citizenship law entered a second…

World
Libya ceasefire agreed after months of fighting Libya ceasefire agreed after months of fighting

TRIPOLI: Both sides in Libya’s conflict agreed to a ceasefire from Sunday to end nine months of fighting following weeks of international diplomacy and calls for a truce by power-brokers Russia…

Culturetainment
14th Channel i Music Awards ceremony to be held soon 14th Channel i Music Awards ceremony to be held soon

The fourteenth edition of the Channel i Music Awards ceremony will be held soon. Though the date of the ceremony is yet to be announced, but the authority said the gala event may be held at the last…

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Rajshahi, Khulna clash in battle for final berth Rajshahi, Khulna clash in battle for final berth

Both Rajshahi Royals and Khulna Tigers are looking for victory in the first Qualifier game of the Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League (BBPL) in a bid to confirm a spot in the final in their first…

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Beekeeping in Jashore mustard fields expanding Beekeeping in Jashore mustard fields expanding

JASHORE: The integrated farming of mustard and beekeeping in the same field is expanding in different upazilas of Jashore as it has been found to be very profitable.  The beekeeping in…

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US winter storms cause 10 deaths, disrupt flight US winter storms cause 10 deaths, disrupt flight

At least 10 people died, more than 1,000 flights were canceled and hundreds of thousands were without power in five states on Saturday as a massive winter storm system dumped snow, freezing rain and…

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Experiencing better search online Experiencing better search online

Tech giant Google achieved its amazing popularity by de-skilling search. Suddenly, people who were not very good at searching – which are almost everyone – could get good results without…

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