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Children at risky jobs By Other | Last Updated: 11th February, 2020, 00:00

The child labour law is being violated at many workplaces that witness a large number of children engaged in hazardous jobs. The underage children are often seen working for automobile garages,…

Children at risky jobs

WC win unites Bangladesh in celebrations WC win unites Bangladesh in celebrations

Bangladesh is gripped by an extraordinary thrill, the one that had waited for long and eventually got it. It is the big victory against neighboring India in the World Cup by Bangladesh Under -19 Cricket…


China virus toll crosses 900 China virus toll crosses 900

BEIJING: Millions of people in China returned to work on Monday after an extended holiday aimed at slowing the spread of a coronavirus, with the extra travel deepening contagion concerns as the death…


Teenage girls flee homes with fantasy dreams Teenage girls flee homes with fantasy dreams

Khadiza, 17, fled her sister’s home in Dhaka’s Khilgaon area after a dispute and refused to go back to her family when found after remaining missing for two days. Khadiza is not…

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Padma Bridge to lose 25pc ADP money this year Padma Bridge to lose 25pc ADP money this year

The Padma multi-purpose bridge project is going to lose over one-fourth of its ADP allocation this year as the dream project is not ending within the deadline set earlier. Its implementing agency…

Metropolis
No separate tribunal for narcotics cases No separate tribunal for narcotics cases

The Cabinet on Monday approved in principle the draft of an amendment bill dropping the provision of setting up separate narcotic control tribunals to pave the way for competent courts to try narcotic-related…

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BPSC workshop on online exam held BPSC workshop on online exam held

A workshop on easy online activities and examination process organised by the Bangladesh Public Service Commission (BPSC) was held at its office in the capital’s Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Monday. …

Editorial
Climate Justice: Fight for Sustainability Climate Justice: Fight for Sustainability

Justice about climate change is related to the uneven distribution of climate change exposure, vulnerability and capacity. T. S. Munk (2018) observed that justice is generally divided into three types:…

Business
Bashundhara Group provides quality products Bashundhara Group provides quality products

Bashundhara Group has been providing quality products made of best raw materials by using the state-of-art technology, Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem Sobhan Anvir said. Sayem Sobhan…

Tours & Travels
Floating Guava Markets of Jhalokati, Pirojpur Attract Tourists Floating Guava Markets of Jhalokati, Pirojpur Attract Tourists

Floating guava markets of Jhalokati and Pirojpur districts under Barishal division attract a large number of tourists every year. July and September are the two months when floating guava markets on…

Asia
Anti-CAA protesters scuffle with cops in New Delhi Anti-CAA protesters scuffle with cops in New Delhi

New Delhi: Hundreds of protesters, including residents of Jamia Nagar and students of Jamia Millia Islamia, got into a scuffle with police on Monday after they were stopped from marching towards Parliament,…

World
Storm Ciara lashes Europe, disrupts travel Storm Ciara lashes Europe, disrupts travel

LONDON: Hundreds of flights and train services were cancelled across northwest Europe on Monday as Storm Ciara swept in packing powerful winds after lashing Britain and Ireland, where tens of thousands…

Culturetainment
Tisha, Tawsif’s ‘Love Story 360’ Tisha, Tawsif’s ‘Love Story 360’

Popular actors Nusrat Imrose Tisha and Tawsif Mahbub have paired up for a Valentine’s Day drama. Written and directed by Fahrian Chowdhury Tanmoy, the title of the drama is ‘Love…

Winner
Tigers suffer humiliating defeat Tigers suffer humiliating defeat

Pakistan completed a crushing innings-and-44-run victory over Bangladesh on the fourth morning on Monday, taking a 1-0 lead in the two-Test series. Bangladesh were bowled out for 168 in their…

My Districts
Waterlogging hampers ‘Beel Kochua’ Boro cultivation Waterlogging hampers ‘Beel Kochua’ Boro cultivation

Jashore: Boro cultivation on 750 acres of land in 'Beel Kochua' located at Bakra in Jhikorgacha upazila has become uncertain due to waterlogging caused by the construction of illegal fish enclosures…

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Merkel party in crisis after ‘heir’ quits over far right row Merkel party in crisis after ‘heir’ quits over far right row

BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party and her plans to stay on until 2021 were plunged into disarray Monday, after her heir-apparent gave up her leadership ambitions in a deepening…

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