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5m families to get ‘Eid gift’ from PM By Other | Last Updated: 15th May, 2020, 00:00

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said financial assistance will be provided for all mosques and 7,000 qwami madrasas across the country before Eid-ul Fitr, report agencies. “I’ve…

5m families to get ‘Eid gift’ from PM

National Prof Anisuzzaman passes away National Prof Anisuzzaman passes away

Dr Anisuzzaman, national professor and a man of great distinctions, passed away on Thursday due to old-age complications at  Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in the capital where he was being…


Vested quarter active in foiling govt’s effort Vested quarter active in foiling govt’s effort

A quarter is involved in deep-rooted conspiracies active to hinder the pro-people schemes to demean Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s Awami League-led government to get political mileage in this…


Public transport to remain suspended until May 30 Public transport to remain suspended until May 30

The government has decided to be strict in controlling the free movement of people ahead of Eid to contain the spread of coronavirus across the country. Strict restrictions will remain on public…

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Tk 3.3tn revenue target for FY21 Tk 3.3tn revenue target for FY21

The government’s revenue collection target is still going up in the next fiscal year despite the fear of a slump in tax revenues during or after the corona fallout. The government is going…

Metropolis
Boro farmers getting fair price: Minister Boro farmers getting fair price: Minister

Agriculture Minister Dr. Abdur Razzaque on Thursday said Boro farmers are getting fair price and harvesting paddy joyously. He said that over 4.65 million hectares of land all over the country…

Editorial
Bangabandhu in India Bangabandhu in India

Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman reached New Delhi on 12 May in 1974 to pay a 5-day official visit to India at the invitation of Indian Prime Minister Mrs. Indira Gandhi. He was…

Our faith
I’tikaf and LaylatulQadr during virus pandemic I’tikaf and LaylatulQadr during virus pandemic

‘I’tikaf’ and ‘LaylatulQadr’ are two important issues duringRamadan. I’tikaf terminologically means staying in mosque for a certain period devoting on worshippingthroughout…

Business
BTMA seeks soft conditions from banks BTMA seeks soft conditions from banks

Government should ease conditions for the textiles mills to get loan from the proposed stimulus package to recover the post corona pandemic situation, BTMA chief said. Bangladesh Textile Mills…

Asia
Five Indo-Pak firms to make Remdesivir to fight corona Five Indo-Pak firms to make Remdesivir to fight corona

A US pharmaceutical firm has signed agreements with drug makers in South Asia to expand supply of the drug remdesivir for treating Covid-19, reports BBC. The agreement between Gilead and five…

World
World leaders demand free vaccine for all World leaders demand free vaccine for all

GENEVA: World leaders past and present insisted on Thursday that any eventual COVID-19 vaccines and treatments should be made available to everyone, free of charge, reports AFP. South African…

Culturetainment
‘Ghore Boshe Aynabaji’ begins streaming ‘Ghore Boshe Aynabaji’ begins streaming

After the much successful ‘Aynabaji’, a web series titled ‘Ghore Boshe Aynabaaji’ began streaming on Wednesday. The makers of the series confirmed that the series has…

Winner
Faf keen to take part in BPL Faf keen to take part in BPL

Former South African skipper Faf du Plessis said that he is eyeing to take part in Bangladesh Premier League in the future. During a Facebook Live show with Bangladesh ODI captain Tamim Iqbal…

My Districts
Shopping malls, shops shut in Khulna Shopping malls, shops shut in Khulna

KHULNA: All shops and shopping malls have been remain shut from Thuirsday for not maintaining social distancing and the government’s health guidelines amid the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic,…

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