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Perpetrators to be brought to book: ICC By Other | Last Updated: 5th February, 2020, 00:00

The ICC prosecutor’s office has expressed optimism that justice will finally be done to Rohingyas as investigation into crimes against them in Myanmar has already begun. “Although…

Perpetrators to be 
brought to book: ICC

Encroachers multiply road chaos Encroachers multiply road chaos

Like many other busy roads and thoroughfares in Dhaka city, traffic movement has also been severely disrupted on the busy Natunbazar-Vatara road as major portion of this road as it has been encroached…


AL to look into low turnout
AL to look into low turnout

Ruling Awami League is to look into the reasons why the voter turnout was low in the recently held elections to the two city corporations of Dhaka. Insiders say that many supporters of the ruling…


3 more Asian countries 
confirm cases 3 more Asian countries confirm cases

BEIJING: Three more Asian countries confirmed coronavirus infections on Tuesday among citizens who had not travelled to China, as Hong Kong reported its first death from the disease and millions more…

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Evening courses still continue at public varsities Evening courses still continue at public varsities

The public universities continue to teach evening courses which are very lucrative to them, flouting the UGC rules and not heeding to the advice of their chancellor.  Chancellor President…

Metropolis
1.5mn cancer patients in country: Report 1.5mn cancer patients 
in country: Report

There are around 15 lakh cancer patients in Bangladesh with 1.5 lakh of them dying each year, said an expert here on Tuesday, reports UNB. Prof Dr Sabera Khatun, former chair of Gynae Oncology…

Biz Capital
BRTC buses fail to provide satisfactory service BRTC buses fail to provide

satisfactory service

Lack of sufficient numbers of buses and quality service have been dissuading passengers gradually from using the buses of Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) plying on different routes of…

Editorial
Politics of Winning and Losing Elections Politics of Winning and

Losing Elections

The peaceful election in Dhaka South and North City Corporations is surely a positive development in the electoral environment of the country. From the very onset of the electoral process the ruling…

Business
Export earnings fall by 5.21pc in last 7 months Export earnings fall by 5.21pc in last 7 months

Export earnings continue to register negative growth as shipment fell by 5.21 percent over the past seven months of the current fiscal 2019-20. During the July-January period, export earnings…

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Reverberating Historic Gonojagoron Mancha Movement Reverberating Historic Gonojagoron Mancha Movement

5 February 2020 is the 7th commencing anniversary of Gonojagoron Mancha Movement. The Grand Alliance under the leadership of Sheikh Hasina, the Modern Day Joan of Arc, won the election held on 29 December…

Asia
Coronavirus spreads fear, racism worldwide Coronavirus spreads fear, racism worldwide

SYDNEY: As the deadly coronavirus has spread worldwide, it has carried with it xenophobia—and Asian communities around the world are finding themselves subject to suspicion and fear, reports…

World
Iowa White House vote turns to fiasco as results delayed Iowa White House vote turns to fiasco as results delayed

DES MOINES: Iowa’s vote kick-starting the 2020 US presidential contest degenerated into a fiasco, with Bernie Sanders eager to claim a slim lead in the Democratic caucuses despite the lack of…

Culturetainment
Biggest South Asian art exhibition begins in Dhaka on February 7 Biggest South Asian art exhibition begins in Dhaka on February 7

The fifth edition of Dhaka Art Summit, the biggest exhibition of South Asian art works and paintings, will begin at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) from February 7. State Minister for Cultural…

Winner
Tigers leave for Pakistan Tigers leave

for Pakistan

Bangladesh National Cricket Team left Dhaka on Tuesday to take part in the two-match Test series opener against Pakistan, scheduled at Rawalpindi from February 7. Bangladesh are travelling to…

My Districts
Farmers become self-reliant by rearing sheep in Bogura Farmers become self-reliant by rearing sheep in Bogura

BOGURA: Farmers have become self-reliant by rearing commercial sheep in this current season in Bogura as they are selling them as high market price. Meanwhile, good number extreme poor farmers…

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