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TikTok, Likee turn tools of moral degradation By Other | Last Updated: 16th November, 2020, 00:00

Two popular short-video and social media platforms – TikTok and Likee – are meant for healthy entertainment, but nowadays they have become tools of moral and social degradation, especially…

TikTok, Likee turn tools of moral degradation

Jamdani, the traditional weaving art of Bangladesh
Jamdani, the traditional weaving art of Bangladesh

Jamdani sari adds sheer elegance and femininity to a woman’s appearance in such a way which is truly matchless. If there is anything at all that represents ‘Bengali fashion for women’,…


Fresh lists of FFs, Razakars by Dec 16 Fresh lists of FFs, Razakars by Dec 16

Fresh lists of freedom fighters and anti-liberation elements are going to be published before the upcoming Victory Day despite having many challenges. “Making a corrected list of freedom…


How to better utilise forex reserves How to better utilise forex reserves

The country’s foreign exchange reserves recently crossed the 40 Billion USD mark, mainly owing to lower import payment pressure combined with consistently high flow of inward remittance. Revival…

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Coast Guard to be turned into modern force: PM Coast Guard to be turned into modern force: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said her government took measures to turn Bangladesh Coast Guard (BCG) into a modern and timely force to make it capable enough to discharge duties properly as…

Metropolis
Quader blames BNP for arson attacks Quader blames BNP for arson attacks

Awami League (AL) General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Sunday said it is typical of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) to shift the responsibility for a misdeed onto others. “Bangladesh…

Editorial
Social Life during Pandemic Social Life during Pandemic

The world is interconnected than ever before. For this reason, no phenomenon or happening could or never had such global impact like the current pandemic caused by the Covid-19.The pandemic started…

Business
Costly power causes Tk 24.72bn loss for PDB in Q1 Costly power causes Tk 24.72bn loss for PDB in Q1

Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) has incurred a loss of Tk 24.72 billion in Q1 since July for selling electricity at tariffs lower than the purchase cost from rental, quick rental, independent…

Asia
Storm hits Vietnam Storm hits Vietnam

HANOI: Storm Vamco barrelled into Vietnam on Sunday, damaging buildings and injuring at least five people, as the death toll in the Philippines climbed to 67, reports AFP. The storm made landfall on…

World
Trump supporters’ protests turn into violent clashes Trump supporters’ protests turn into violent clashes

WASHINGTON: Several thousand supporters of President Donald Trump in Washington protested election results and then hailed Trump’s passing motorcade before nighttime clashes with counterdemonstrators…

Culturetainment
An artiste like Soumitra never dies: Babita An artiste like Soumitra never dies: Babita

An artiste like Soumitra Chatterjee never dies but remains immortal in people’s hearts. These are the words from Farida Akhtar Babita who worked with Soumitra in an elegiac film on famine, reports…

Winner
Shakib back in business Shakib back in business

Bangladesh ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is back in business as he started his skill training at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium (SBNCS) in the capital on Sunday before resuming his competitive…

My Districts
20,000 villagers suffer in absence of a bridge in Lakshmipur 20,000 villagers suffer in absence of a bridge in Lakshmipur

LAKSHMIPUR: Around 20,000 villagers have been suffering for about 30 years in absence of a concrete bridge over the Bhulua river at Kalakopa village in Ramgati upazila of the district. The village…

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Rebuilding Bangladeshi eSports scene Rebuilding Bangladeshi eSports scene

With the inevitable march of technology, the world around us is changing at breakneck paces. Even over the last couple of decades, our lives have undergone radical transformations, with an ever-growing…

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