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Strategies set for corona fight, economic recovery By Other | Last Updated: 11th January, 2021, 00:00

The 8th Five-year Plan has set a number of strategies to fight the coronavirus, keep the country’s economy moving and attain the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Huge job losses at…

Strategies set for corona fight, economic recovery

Bashundhara Kings retain title Bashundhara Kings retain title

Country’s top-tier sports club Bashundhara Kings retained the title of Walton Federation Cup Football beating Saif Sporting Club Limited by 1-0 in the final of the meet’s 32nd edition at…


Councillor Ratan extorts huge money from traders Councillor Ratan extorts huge money from traders

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) ward councillor Farid Uddin Ahmed Ratan, widely known as Magic Ratan, has allegedly extorted crores of taka from shopkeepers at two DSCC-owned markets alongside…


Bangabandhu an inspiration to freedom lovers Bangabandhu an inspiration to freedom lovers

British Foreign and Development Office (FCDO) Minister for South Asia and Commonwealth Lord Tariq Ahmed has said Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Bangabandhu is “an inspiration”…

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Govt making policy to limit trans fat in foods Govt making policy to limit trans fat in foods

The government is working on formulating a policy to check industrially produced trans fat in all foods and partially hydrogenated oils (PHO) in a bid to reduce deaths linked to trans fat intake.…

Metropolis
Kaler Kantho steps into 12th year Kaler Kantho steps
into 12th year

Widely-circulated Bangla newspaper Kaler Kantho, a sister concern of East West Media Group Ltd, stepped into 12th year on Sunday. On the occasion, a programme was arranged on a limited scale…

Editorial
Being Pragmatic Is a Big Leap Forward Being Pragmatic Is a Big Leap Forward

Time is like a galloping horse. Half a century ago, on a wintry day of January 10, 1972, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman had returned to Bangladesh. It is not desirable that…

Business
Bangladesh’s first hi-tech dairy farm launched in Rangpur Bangladesh’s first hi-tech dairy farm launched in Rangpur

Country's first fully automated hi-tech dairy farm has started its journey in a village at Badarganj upazila in Rangpur. Eon Group has established the dairy farm, which will mainly produce…

Asia
Indonesia locates black boxes of crashed jet Indonesia locates black 
boxes of crashed jet

JAKARTA: Indonesian authorities on Sunday located the black boxes of the Sriwijaya Air jet that crashed into the sea soon after taking off from the capital Jakarta, as human body parts and suspected…

World
Democrats push toward 2nd Trump impeachment Democrats push 
toward 2nd Trump impeachment

WASHINGTON: Democratic-led efforts to impeach US President Donald Trump for a historic second time gained momentum over the weekend, although it looked far from certain whether enough Republicans would…

Culturetainment
Runa Khan on big screen again Runa Khan on big screen again

National Film Award-winning actress Runa Khan is a versatile actress in the showbiz arena. Though Runa is a popular face of the small screen, she has also made her mark on the big screen. Runa Khan…

Winner
Can’t be more prouder, says Imrul Hassan Can’t be more prouder, says Imrul Hassan

Bashundhara Kings president Imrul Hassan on Sunday said that he takes pride in the achievement of his club as they have successfully retained the Federation Cup title. Country’s top tier…

My Districts
Jashore farmers happy with move to export cabbage Jashore farmers happy with move to export cabbage

JASHORE: Jashore farmers had been worrying at the sharp fall in cabbage price, but the recent initiative to export the winter vegetable to Singapore has brought smile to their faces. According…

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Bitcoin is back Bitcoin is back

Bitcoin is back, along with the debate over its value. The price of the digital currency is soaring and last week it hit more than 40 thousand US dollars for the first time, having doubled in less…

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