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Bangladesh set to overtake India in per capita GDP: IMF By Other | Last Updated: 15th October, 2020, 00:00

Bangladesh is set to overtake India in terms of per capita Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2020-21 fiscal year, predicted the International Monetary Fund (IMF). India’s per capita GDP…

Bangladesh set to

overtake India in per capita GDP: IMF

Hasina’s leadership to ‘amplify calls for decisive action’ Hasina’s leadership to ‘amplify calls for decisive action’

President-elect of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) Alok Sharma has said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s leadership of the Climate Vulnerable Forum (CVF) is helping to amplify the calls…


Many cops found

addicted to drugs Many cops found addicted to drugs

A number of law enforcers have been found addicted to narcotic drugs alongside their involvement in drug dealing, leaving their jobs at a risk. Police sources said dope tests are being conducted…


Biegun’s visit aims to boost US-Bangla ties Biegun’s visit aims to boost US-Bangla ties

In a move to further strengthen bilateral relations, the Trump administration sent its Deputy Secretary of State in Dhaka to hold discussion with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and other high government…

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Bangladesh economy registers growth despite corona Bangladesh economy registers growth despite corona

NEW DELHI: While the invisible enemy coronavirus slowed down the shuttle of the global economy, Bangladesh kept its growth rolling and accelerating amid the disaster owing to the timely plans spelled…

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‘Govt working to protect wildlife’ ‘Govt working to protect wildlife’

Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Md Shahab Uddin said the government is committed to the protection of forests, wildlife and forest lands.         …

Editorial
Bangabandhu Requests UN Secretary General for Repatriation of Bangalees Bangabandhu Requests UN Secretary General for Repatriation of Bangalees

We know that thousands of Bangalees were working in the Government offices or in the private sector in the then western part of Pakistan (present Pakistan), while the people of its eastern part (Bangladesh)…

Business
Agent banking growing despite corona Agent banking growing despite corona

The agent banking service has witnessed tremendous growth both in rural and urban areas since March this year despite the coronavirus pandemic. Different banks have opened 1,411 new outlets…

Education
Myriad Challenges for Married Students Myriad Challenges for

Married Students

Once I was in semester-final-examination invigilation duty at my university along with my female colleague. The colleague, indicating a female student, told me that she was pregnant and if she wanted…

Asia
Thousands flee Taliban onslaught in Afghanistan Thousands flee Taliban onslaught in Afghanistan

LASHKAR GAH: Tens of thousands of people in southern Afghanistan have fled their homes following days of heavy fighting between the Taliban and security forces, officials said Wednesday, as violence…

World
Trump, Biden duel in battleground states Trump, Biden duel in battleground states

JOHNSTOWN: President Donald Trump told a Pennsylvania crowd on Tuesday that he’s fighting “Marxists” and “lunatics” while his Democratic challenger Joe Biden accused him…

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Shooting of ‘Chitkar’ begins Shooting of ‘Chitkar’ begins

The shooting of the movie ‘Chitkar’ began through its Mahurat at a shooting house in the capital’s Uttara area on Tuesday. AK Azad and Achol Akhe will be seen as lead characters in…

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Batsmen, wicket in focus Batsmen, wicket in focus

Batsmen are in focus as they failed to deliver in the opening two games of the BCB President’s Cup at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in the capital as the Tamim XI will take on unbeaten Nazmul…

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Artisans busy giving finishing touches to idols Artisans busy giving finishing touches to idols

BOGURA: Idols makers at different places across the country are passing busy time as Durga Puja, the biggest religious festival of the Bangalee Hindus, is only a few days away. The celebrations…

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Jinping tells troops to focus on ‘preparing for war’ Jinping tells troops to focus on ‘preparing for war’

HONG KONG: Chinese President Xi Jinping has called on troops to “put all (their) minds and energy on preparing for war” in a visit to a military base in the southern province of Guangdong…

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