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Minni, 5 others to die for Rifat murder By Other | Last Updated: 1st October, 2020, 00:00

Six people, including Ayesha Siddiqa Minni, were sentenced to death by a court in Barguna on Wednesday for killing her husband Rifat Sharif over a conjugal conflict. Judge Md Asaduzzaman of…

Minni, 5 others to die for Rifat murder

Interest and exchange rate 
outlook for Bangladesh
Interest and exchange rate outlook for Bangladesh

The inter-bank call money rate dropped significantly in recent days as Bangladesh Bank kept on injecting funds through buying the US dollar from the banks, in order to keep the country’s foreign…


Decisions remain only on paper Decisions remain only on paper

Most decisions taken by the bus route rationalisation committee have remained stuck as their activities have been suspended for the last 10 months. Sources said the committee held a series of…


Trump, Biden trade heated barbs in 
first debate Trump, Biden trade heated barbs in first debate

CLEVELAND: Joe Biden and Donald Trump exchanged heated barbs on Tuesday, attacking each other’s competence and credibility, in a fiery first presidential debate 35 days ahead of the most tense…

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Cost 4 times higher than similar projects Cost 4 times higher than similar projects

The estimated cost of the construction of the Sylhet-Tamabil four-lane highway is around Tk 640 million per kilometre with experts terming the amount unusually high. The cost estimated by the…

Metropolis
‘Change of mindset can lead to lasting global peace’ ‘Change of mindset can lead to lasting global peace’

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has stressed the need for a change of mindset to bring lasting peace to the world.    People all over the world must inculcate a mindset of tolerance,…

Editorial
Bangabandhu meets US President Gerald Ford Bangabandhu meets US President Gerald Ford

We know that the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was in New York in the last week of September 1974 to attend the United Nations General Assembly for the first time. After finishing…

Business
Bashundhara Group runs business normally Bashundhara Group runs business normally

Bashundhara Group is operating its business normally amid the Covid-19 pandemic as the industrial conglomerate is leading cement market in the country. Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem…

Education
Pun is Fun Pun is Fun

Pun is great fun that can be enjoyed by all educated people. Puns usually have double meanings. Is life worth living?’Answer: ‘It all depends upon the liver’. It may be just a play…

World
‘Most narcotics come to India from Pakistan’ ‘Most narcotics come to India from Pakistan’

NEW DELHI: India has witnessed several instances of increased availability of narcotic drugs in the last one decade and the majority of the illegal substances are being infiltrated in the country from…

Culturetainment
‘Dai Mukti’ goes on floors this month ‘Dai Mukti’ goes on floors this month

National Film Awards winning actor Symon Sadik and actress Shusmi Rahman’s new film ‘Dai Mukti’ will go on the floor this month. Komol Sarker is directing the government-granted film.…

Winner
‘I’ll work for a strong pipeline for nat’l team’ ‘I’ll work for a strong pipeline for nat’l team’

Bashundhara Kings President Imrul Hasan, who is running for the post of vice-president from Sammilita Parishad for the upcoming Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) polls, said that he would work to…

My Districts
Over 6,000 char families to get solar power in Rajshahi Over 6,000 char families to get solar power

in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI: Installation works of solar home system in 6,240 off-grid char (riverbed) households in Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj districts are going on in full swing aimed at bringing the hard-to-reach…

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