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3 cops jailed for life By Other | Last Updated: 10th September, 2020, 00:00

Three police officers have been sentenced to life in prison and two of their informants to seven years’ imprisonment for the custodial death of a youth in a historic judgement for the first time.…

3 cops jailed for life

AL making road map

 to political activities AL making road map to political activities

The ruling Awami League has taken a move to bring normalcy in its organisational activities amid the coronavirus pandemic. As part of its plan, AL has taken a series of tasks, including forming…


11 drown as  trawler sinks

in Netrakona 11 drown as trawler sinks in Netrakona

At least 11 passengers drowned while 15 others remained missing in a trawler capsize in the Gumai River of Kalmakanda upazila in Netrakona district on Wednesday.  Mostly women and children…


100m people may slip into 
extreme poverty this yr: UN
100m people may slip into extreme poverty this yr: UN

Around 70-100 million people may be pushed into extreme poverty, an additional 265 million people could face acute food shortages by the end of 2020, and 400 million jobs have been lost amid the Covid-19…

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Govt plans to deport illegal foreigners Govt plans to deport 
illegal foreigners

The Ministry of Home Affairs is taking preparation to send back all illegal foreigners, mostly Africans, to their respective countries. Around 700 such foreigners are staying in the country…

Metropolis
Ensure safe environment for students: PM Ensure safe environment for students: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday called for a concerted global action to ensure a safe and secure environment for students during the ongoing coronavirus crisis as it (education) is one of…

Editorial
In Delhi on Way Home after Treatment Abroad In Delhi on Way Home after Treatment Abroad

After his gall bladder operation in London and rest for convalesce in Geneva, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman while returning home on 14 September 1972 had a stop-over in Delhi.…

Business
Early winter vegetable farming gains momentum Early winter vegetable farming gains momentum

Early winter vegetable farming has gained momentum across the country soon after flood and rain water recedes.  Farmers are interested in cultivating the early varieties of winter vegetables…

Education
Einstein and Heisenberg: The Controversy Over Quantum Physics Einstein and Heisenberg: The 
Controversy Over Quantum Physics

Albert Einstein and Werner Heisenberg are two foundational pillars of the twentieth century physics. Einstein’s work revealed the origin and evolution of cosmos and meaning of space and time.…

Asia
Nearly 90,000 new corona cases detected in India Nearly 90,000 new corona cases detected in India

NEW DELHI: India reported a daily jump of 89,706 coronavirus infections in 24 hours, taking its tally past the 43-lakh mark, the Health Ministry data on Wednesday morning showed. The number of cases…

World
Trump tears into Biden, Harris at campaign rally Trump tears into Biden, Harris at campaign rally

WINSTON-SALEM: President Donald Trump savaged his Democratic opponent Joe Biden on Tuesday at the start of a tour of swing states, but seemed to concede that his reelection campaign is running out…

Culturetainment
IGCC pays tribute to Bangabandhu IGCC pays tribute

to Bangabandhu

Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre, High Commission of India, Dhaka, organised a virtual poem recitation event titled ‘Tribute to Bangabandhu-Kobir Konthey Kobita (Poems by Poets)’ on Tuesday…

Winner
BCB adopts zoning rules BCB adopts zoning rules

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) introduced zoning regulations in Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium dividing the facility into Green Zone and Red Zone as precautionary measures against coronavirus…

My Districts
240 homeless families rehabilitated in Narsingdi 240 homeless families rehabilitated in Narsingdi

NARSINGDI: The government as part of its special initiatives to provide housing facilities to all homeless people has rehabilitated 240 homeless families through its major social safety initiative…

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‘Masked men’ detain Belarus oppn lawyer ‘Masked men’ detain Belarus oppn lawyer

MINSK: Masked men on Wednesday detained one of the last high-profile opposition figures still free in Belarus, his colleagues said, while Nobel Prize-winning writer Svetlana Alexievich complained of…

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