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Flooding damages 5,000 educational institutions By Other | Last Updated: 5th September, 2020, 00:00

The recent floods have badly affected 40 districts across the country, damaging crops on vast areas, fish farms, road infrastructures and nearly 5,000 educational institutions. The rivers washed…

Flooding damages 5,000 educational institutions

Five arrested over
attack on UNO Five arrested over attack on UNO

In a major development, law enforcers have arrested five suspected attackers of Ghoraghat Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO), including a local leader of Awami Jubo League. The detainees are Jahangir…


Lack of IT infrastructure a bar to full-fledged online banking 
Lack of IT infrastructure a bar to full-fledged online banking

People still don’t have access to full-fledged technology-based modern services due to lack of technology-enabled infrastructure and connectivity in rural areas though the commercial banks digitised…


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Dhaka: Shringla Delhi ready to settle all unresolved issues with Dhaka: Shringla

Indian Foreign Secretary Harsh Bardhan Shringla gave a clear hint publicly to resolve all outstanding issues with Bangladesh soon. Shringla was speaking at a webinar organised by the Indian…

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Construction work may be completed by Dec ’22 Construction work may be completed by Dec ’22

The construction work of the country’s first ever metro rail is progressing in full swing maintaining health guidelines amid COVID-19 pandemic with completion of its overall 49.15 percent construction,…

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UNICEF to lead global procurement, supply of Covid-19 vaccine UNICEF to lead global procurement, supply of Covid-19 vaccine

UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) will be leading procurement and supply of Covid-19 vaccinations to ensure that all countries have safe, fast and equitable access to initial doses when they are available,…

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Preventing Corruption in Public Procurement Preventing Corruption in 
Public Procurement

Introduction Globally bribery and corruption are common terms used to indicate corruption in procurement and supply chain management. The act of bribery can be described as…

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COVID-19: A Curse for 21st Century COVID-19: A Curse for 21st Century

More than three quarter of a million people have died from coronavirus worldwide till now. Coronavirus is still on the rise in many parts of the world. According to the Johns Hopkins University in…

Asia
China increases military forces in Eastern Ladakh China increases military forces in Eastern Ladakh

NEW DELHI: There has been a major force build-up of Chinese tanks and infantry forces in the South Pangong region of Eastern Ladakh after the Indian Army seized the initiative and gained control of…

World
Trump denies mocking US soldiers Trump denies mocking US soldiers

US President Donald Trump has denied accusations that he made disparaging remarks about US soldiers who were captured or killed in battle, reports BBC. According to The Atlantic magazine, Trump…

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Abdul Alim’s 46th death anniv today Abdul Alim’s 46th death anniv today

Today is the 46th death anniversary of legendary folk singer Abdul Alim. The family of the music maestro has arranged various programmes to mark the day.   

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Bashundhara Kings start camp Bashundhara Kings start camp

Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) champions Bashundhara Kings started their preparation camp for the upcoming AFC Cup 2020 on Thursday at the club premises in the capital. Club’s Head of…

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Vegetable prices soar in Cumilla Vegetable prices soar in Cumilla

CUMILLA: Vegetable prices have gone up at the kitchen markets of Cumilla district, taking it out of the reach of consumers. Traders said the prices of vegetables have gone up due to inadequate…

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China asks UN experts to stop 'meddling' in Hong Kong affairs China asks UN experts to stop 'meddling' in Hong Kong affairs

BEIJING: China issued a fierce rebuke Friday to UN experts who said a draconian national security law imposed upon Hong Kong poses a serious risk to the city's freedoms and breaches international…

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