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Private varsities mushroom By Other | Last Updated: 12th September, 2020, 00:00

The country is witnessing a mushroom growth in private universities as the government authorities give final approval for the establishment of new universities despite their failure to provide quality…

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Returnee migrant workers face uncertain future Returnee migrant workers face uncertain future

Shafiqul Islam returned home from Qatar in January on a two-month leave. Since the end of his leave, he has been trying to go back to his workplace in the oil-rich country but failed amid the ongoing…


India, China agree to ‘quickly disengage’

from border standoff India, China agree to ‘quickly disengage’ from border standoff

MOSCOW: India and China have agreed to "quickly disengage" from a standoff that has seen gunfire at a disputed border and accusations of kidnapping, reports BBC. Their foreign ministers…


US Defense Secretary phones Hasina US Defense Secretary phones Hasina

US Secretary of Defense Dr Mark T. Esper spoke with Bangladesh Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Hasina over phone on Friday. During the call, Secretary Esper commended the Prime…

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Low-income people bear brunt of price hike Low-income people bear brunt of price hike

Common people, especially the low, middle and fixed-income groups have been hit hard by the price spiral of the essential commodities. The prices of onion, rice, ginger, potato, lentil, chicken…

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‘Mass media can play vital role’ ‘Mass media can

play vital role’

Speakers at a programme on Friday called upon journalists to play their due role in protection of rights of the children, who are now making up about 40 percent of the country’s total population.…

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Cleaning the Augean Stable Cleaning the Augean Stable

For the last couple of years, Bangladesh Awami League, the political party founded and once headed by the Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, and currently in government for three…

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Natural Solutions to Natural Disaster Natural Solutions to

Natural Disaster

Natural disasters have devastated many countries while the whole world is badly suffering from coronavirus. All scientific projections categorically show the severity and intensity of natural disasters…

Asia
China to impose restrictions on all US diplomats China to impose restrictions on all US diplomats

BEIJING: Beijing will impose "reciprocal restrictions" on all American diplomats on Chinese soil in response to curbs on its embassy personnel in the United States, China's foreign ministry…

World
Trump twists history to cover up pandemic denialism Trump twists history to cover up pandemic denialism

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump is now not just downplaying the coronavirus -- he's resorting to absurd historical allusions about great World War II leaders to try to disguise his culpability…

Culturetainment
‘Be Natural’ to be screened on Khona Viewing Room today ‘Be Natural’ to be screened on Khona Viewing Room today

The film ‘Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy−Blache’, based on the first female filmmaker, will be screened on Khona Viewing Room at 07:00pm today. The screening of the film…

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Shakib takes 2-day break Shakib takes 2-day break

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan took two-day break from his individual preparation camp at Bangladesh Krira Shikha Protishthan (BKSP) in Savar, said officials on Friday. The premier all-rounder,…

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Duck farming changes lot of jobless youths in Lakshmipur Duck farming changes lot of jobless youths

in Lakshmipur

LAKSHMIPUR: Many unemployed youths in Lakshmipur have found alternative source of income in duck rearing. The fates of many unemployed youths in Lakshmipur district have changed now as they…

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Trump, Biden make rival appearances on 9/11 anniv Trump, Biden make rival appearances on 9/11 anniv

NEW YORK: President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden held dueling commemorations Friday for the September 11, 2001 terror attacks on the United States, a bid to appear as leaders in…

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