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People moving back to villages as income drops By Other | Last Updated: 4th June, 2020, 00:00

The coronavirus pandemic is weighing on the low-income people in the city, prompting many of them to migrate back to rural areas amid a drastic fall in income due to lack of economic activities. …

People moving 
back to villages 
as income drops

PM asks party men to join
corona fight PM asks party men to join corona fight

Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed the party men and local public representatives to play strong role in  fighting deadly coronavirus. “Apart from…


Govt plans to impose strict restrictions
Govt plans to impose strict restrictions

The government plans to impose strict restrictions in the coronavirus-hit areas of the country if the pandemic situation is not improved within a few days. Sources said an initiative is being…


Hope for an ‘out of the box’ 
budget to revive economy
Hope for an ‘out of the box’ budget to revive economy

The country is waiting for an ‘out of the box’ budget for upcoming 2020-21 fiscal keeping a special focus on health and agriculture as well as initiatives to support businesses and create…

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37 more die, 2,695 new cases detected 37 more die, 2,695 
new cases detected

New coronavirus infections and deaths from the disease have been increasing day by day as  2,695 corona cases has been reported in the country in a day with 37 people dead. “Thirty-seven…

Metropolis
Take action for charging extra fare Take action for charging extra fare

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Wednesday directed the Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) to take actions for charging extra fare from the passengers in public transport.…

Editorial
Relocation of FDI in Post-COVID-19 World and Bangladesh Relocation of FDI in Post-COVID-19 World and Bangladesh

The Daily Sun, on its 18 May 2020 issue, has published a report titled ‘Economic diplomacy stressed to attract foreign investors’, which referring experts has said that Bangladesh should…

Business
NBR relaxes duty-free vehicle import for hi-tech parks NBR relaxes duty-free vehicle import for hi-tech parks

The investors in the country’s hi-tech parks can enjoy duty-free vehicle import as the National Board of Revenue (NBR) has relaxed conditions in a bid attract more investment in the sector.…

Education
Tips and Tricks to Ace Your Online Job Interview Tips and Tricks to Ace Your Online Job Interview

The rise of technology and the restriction caused by COVID-19 have made the employers seek an alternative way of recruiting new employees. Many employers of multinational and international organizations…

Asia
Cyclone ‘Nisarga’ makes landfall near Mumbai Cyclone ‘Nisarga’ makes 
landfall near Mumbai

MUMBAI: Cyclone Nisarga ripped roofs off homes in a coastal town near Mumbai Wednesday after officials ordered offices and factories to shut and told people to stay home, reversing a move to ease a…

World
Brazil toll crosses 30,000 Brazil toll crosses 30,000

RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil surpassed 30,000 deaths from the coronavirus outbreak as the disease continued to rip through Latin America, while Italy—at one point the hardest-hit country—prepared…

Culturetainment
Akhee’s short film ‘Chhotto Puti’ on life in quarantine Akhee’s short film ‘Chhotto Puti’ on life in quarantine

Promising actress Sharmeen Akhee acted in a short film during the quarantine time. The film titled ‘Chhotto Puti’ has been directed by Rahat Kabir. The eight-minute short film has…

Winner
Bio-safety bubble training session on cards for Tigers Bio-safety bubble training session on cards for Tigers

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) prepared three different training modules for cricketers when cricket will resume in the country, said BCB officials on Wednesday. BCB is planning for an intangible…

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7 lakh tonnes of Aush yield expected in Rajshahi div 7 lakh tonnes of Aush yield expected in Rajshahi div

RAJSHAHI: Above 6.95 lakh tonnes of Aush rice is expected to be produced from 2.50 lakh hectares of land in Rajshahi division during the current season. Amidst this glowing climatic condition,…

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