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Voting tomorrow amid fear of violence By Other | Last Updated: 13th February, 2021, 00:00

The Election Commission (EC) has taken all necessary preparations to hold the fourth-phase elections to 53 municipalities tomorrow in a free and fair manner. Sources concerned, however, fear…

Voting tomorrow amid fear of violence

Experts pin hopes on vaccination Experts pin hopes on vaccination

With the nationwide rollout of vaccine and a gradual fall in the positivity rate, Bangladesh will achieve herd immunity against Covid-19 soon, hope health experts. They described the decline…


Internet and TV cables are hanging from electricity poles Internet and TV cables are hanging from electricity poles

Internet and TV cables are hanging from electricity poles at Chawkbazar in Old Dhaka, giving the area an ugly look. The cables may also cause accidents anytime. The photo was taken on Friday.  …


Deception through new tactics Deception through new tactics

With the passage of time, tactics of cheating are getting new shapes, making people financially vulnerable and keeping law enforcement agencies busy dealing with the growing number of conning cases.…

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Schools facing trouble over group separation Schools facing trouble over group separation

The country’s schools are facing trouble over separation of group in class nine as all students have been automatically promoted to class IX this year due to Covid-19 pandemic. This year…

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CPV congress sets out path to prosperity CPV congress sets out path to prosperity

The 13th National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) wrapped up in Hanoi recently considered as a milestone political event that not only charts the development course for Vietnam over…

Editorial
Disappearing Civil Societies Disappearing Civil Societies

In countries where there is multi-party democracy, which are highly polarized in terms of political thoughts and priorities, a third force often played very crucial role in shaping the opinion of people…

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Implication of ICC’s Decision to Investigate War Crime in Palestine Implication of ICC’s Decision to Investigate War Crime in Palestine

It was a historical decision in the International law and for the globe that the International Criminal Court (ICC) Pre-Trial Chamber-1 has taken decision to investigate ‘the situation in the…

Asia
Myanmar's protesters back on the streets Myanmar's protesters back on the streets

YANGON: Huge crowds thronged cities around Myanmar on Friday in a seventh straight day of protests demanding the return of ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi, after Washington announced sanctions on the…

World
US president challenges Beijing’s HR abuses US president challenges Beijing’s HR abuses

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden revealed Thursday that his first phone call with Xi Jinping lasted a marathon two hours, during which he challenged his Chinese counterpart on human rights, trade…

Culturetainment
Humayun Faridi's 9th death anniversary today Humayun Faridi's 9th death anniversary today

Today is the 9th death anniversary of the country's iconic actor Humayun Faridi. The artiste won the National Film Award in 2004 for the film 'Matritto'. He was also posthumously awarded…

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Bangladesh top-order surrender meekly Bangladesh top-order surrender meekly

Bangladesh were considered as favourites before the start of the Test series against West Indies but as things have panned out the hosts are now fighting to avoid further embarrassment in Dhaka after…

My Districts
Sunflower cultivation gets popular in Netrakona Sunflower cultivation gets popular in Netrakona

NETRAKONA: Farmers in the district have started cultivating sunflower, finding it to be a profitable crop. Farmers have been showing their keen interest to cultivate Sunflower in their fellow…

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Trump lawyers to rebut impeachment case, bringing verdict closer Trump lawyers to rebut impeachment case, bringing verdict closer

WASHINGTON: Lawyers for Donald Trump take the Senate floor Friday to rebut the Democratic-led impeachment of the former president for inciting insurrection, with Republican lawmakers then widely expected…

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