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Drug smugglers slip thru weak charge sheets By Other | Last Updated: 13th March, 2020, 00:00

Smuggling of the deadly drug like yaba into the country could not be stopped as the listed drug dealers caught red-handed are coming out of jail on bail and returning to recidivism. Poor investigation…

Drug smugglers slip thru weak charge sheets

United Group establishes reign of terror at Beraid United Group establishes reign of terror at Beraid

The United Group has established a reign of terror at Beraid in Badda area of the capital, spearheading violent attacks on local people protesting against their land grab for its evil projects there.…


Minister discourages Bangladeshis from returning home now Minister discourages Bangladeshis from returning home now

Health Minister Zahid Maleque on Thursday discouraged Bangladeshi expatriates from coming home now as part of the efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus in the country. The health minister,…


Covid-19 a ‘controllable pandemic’: WHO Covid-19 a ‘controllable pandemic’: WHO

GENEVA: The new coronavirus outbreak “is a controllable pandemic” if countries step up measures to tackle it, the head of the World Health Organization said on Thursday, reports AFP.…

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Indian LoC projects moving on slow lane Indian LoC projects moving on slow lane

Despite repeated attempts to spur execution, the projects picked up under the Indian line of credits (LoC) are still moving in the slow lane because of multifarious problems. In view of this,…

Metropolis
Steps taken to improve Dhaka’s sanitation Steps taken to improve Dhaka’s sanitation

The government has taken a big initiative to install improved sanitation and sewage system in some selected areas of the capital alongside enhancing the institutional and operational capacity of Dhaka…

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Measures taken to create human resources on frontier tech Measures taken to create human resources on frontier tech

The government has taken initiative to create human resources on the frontier technologies aimed at tapping potentials of the fourth industrial revolution, reports BSS. In the first phase, 1,038…

Editorial
Women, Mother and Life Women, Mother and Life

The words, mother, motherland, mother tongue, and Mother Earth refer to different things, and yet they vie on the same root, the origin of our being. From the womb of our mothers, we have come to life,…

Business
3 power distribution projects may delay for coronavirus 3 power distribution projects 
may delay for coronavirus

At least three power distribution projects under Dhaka Electric Supply Company (DESCO), initiated to improve the supply of electricity and reduce load-shedding in the capital, may be delayed due to…

Our faith
Concept of Bala’ and Musibah in Islam Concept of Bala’ and Musibah in Islam

The Bala’ and Musibah are two Arabic terms refereeing to quite same meaning and wisdom. According to various dictionaries, the term, bala,’ literally refers to mean affliction, trial, tribulation,…

Asia
US lawmakers seek Xinjiang import ban over forced labour US lawmakers seek Xinjiang import ban over forced labour

WASHINGTON: Lawmakers in Washington have proposed a ban on most imports from China’s Xinjiang region, charging that goods produced by Uighur forced labourers were easily making their way into…

World
Iraq fears escalation after rocket attack, air strike Iraq fears escalation after rocket attack, air strike

BAGHDAD: Iraqi and United Nations officials scrambled Thursday to contain the fallout from an unprecedented rocket attack that killed three US-led coalition members and threatened yet another escalation…

Culturetainment
French musician Manu Chao enthralls Dhaka audience French musician Manu Chao enthralls Dhaka audience

Renowned French-Spanish musician Manu Chao enthralled the audience at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) on Wednesday. Alliance Française de Dhaka organised the concert with the support…

Winner
Sk Jamal upset Sk Russel Sk Jamal upset Sk Russel

Lt Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club Ltd clinched their fourth straight victory in Bangladesh Premier League as they upset Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra by 2-0 goals at Bangabandhu National Stadium in the capital…

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RpMP distributes 10 lakh masks in Rangpur RpMP distributes 10 lakh masks in Rangpur

RANGPUR: Rangpur Metropolitan Police (RpMP) on Thursday started distributing 10-lakh pieces of masks and one-lakh leaflets in Rangpur metropolis as precautionary measure for preventing coronavirus…

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