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Non-govt teachers in grave misery By Other | Last Updated: 5th October, 2020, 00:00

Over 42,000 retired teachers and employees of non-government educational institutions across the country are passing days in miseries for a long delay in getting their retirement benefits after the…

Non-govt teachers 
in grave misery

Killers get off scot-free
Killers get off scot-free

A large number of dead bodies are buried without any claim after their recovery from across the country every year, resulting in growing anguish of their relatives and paving the way for killers to…


More social protection sought for the elderly More social protection sought for the elderly

A separate law should be enacted along with expanding social safety net to protect the rights and ensure the security for the aged population, speakers demanded at a webinar on Sunday. Prabin…


CID to issue red alert notice thru Interpol to

arrest human traffickers CID to issue red alert notice thru Interpol to arrest human traffickers

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Bangladesh Police has decided to issue a red alert notice through Interpol this week for arresting Bangladeshi human traffickers involved in Libya massacre…

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Miseries linger in northern region Miseries linger in northern region

The overall flood situation in the country’s northern region has improved slightly, but the miseries which the victims are going through hardly show any sign of abatement.   Inadequate…

Metropolis
Dhaka, Beijing to take strategic partnership to new heights Dhaka, Beijing to take strategic partnership
to new heights

Chinese President Xi Jinping has expressed his willingness to elevate China-Bangladesh strategic partnership to new heights. The Chinese leader said this in response to messages of felicitations…

Editorial
Sports under New Normal Sports under New Normal

The world we live in has changed beyond our imagination due to the pandemic caused by the Covid-19. Almost all human activities, both outdoor and indoor, came to a standstill due to the adoption of…

Business
3-yr rental power being extended for 12 years 3-yr rental power being extended for 12 years

A gas-fired rental power plant in Bhola, supposed to run for three years, is getting extension for 12 years thanks to transmission capacity shortfall.   Not only the 34.5MW Bhola rental…

Asia
Canadian Baloch rights activists protest atrocities by Pakistan Canadian Baloch rights activists protest atrocities by Pakistan

TORONTO: Canadian Baloch rights activists protested against Pakistani atrocities in Balochistan. October 4 commemorates the fourth year of the disappearance of Baloch student leader, Shabbir Baloch…

World
UK could live without EU deal: Johnson UK could live without EU deal: Johnson

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson does not particularly wish for the Brexit transition period to end without a new trade deal in place but believes that Britain could live with such an outcome.…

Culturetainment
‘An Insignia of a Forced Winter’ wins Best Project award ‘An Insignia of a Forced Winter’ wins Best Project award

The fourth edition of Dhaka DocLab, which provides an international platform for South Asian documentary project market in Bangladesh, has awarded Indian filmmaker Ajimesh Saha’s ‘An Insignia…

Winner
New BFF committee stresses need for co-op New BFF committee stresses need

for co-op

Country’s football legend and three-time president of Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) Kazi Salahuddin-led Sammilita Parishad gained a majority in BFF election and congress, also known as…

My Districts
Fodder crisis threatens cattle farming in Lakshmipur Fodder crisis threatens cattle farming in Lakshmipur

LAKSHMIPUR: The cattle farmers of the flood-affect regions in Bangladesh are facing fodder shortage for their livestock. A remarkable price hike of fodders has made it even more complicate for them…

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Privacy in work from home Privacy in work from home

One of the biggest challenges of working from home is setting up a home office with the right tools, but once workers got everything in place, it's easier to get work done.  Even if…

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