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Disgraceful ! By Other | Last Updated: 18th February, 2021, 00:00

The murals of the Language Movement heroes and nameplates of different roads named after them in the city’s Dhanmondi area are now lying in a shabby condition, thanks to the negligence of the…

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HC upholds death penalty of 10 militants HC upholds death penalty of 10 militants

The High Court has upheld the death penalties of 10 militants awarded by a trial court for attempting to kill Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in a bomb attack at Kotalipara in Gopalganj in 2000. A…


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Remove Al Jazeera report from all digital platforms: HC Remove Al Jazeera report from all digital platforms: HC

The High Court on Wednesday directed the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) to remove the Al Jazeera report titled "All the Prime Minister's Men" from all the digital…

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UK to continue GSP for Bangladesh: Envoy UK to continue GSP for Bangladesh: Envoy

The UK will continue to provide Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) facility for Bangladesh for three more years even after its graduation to a developing country from the least developed one.…

Metropolis
Govt prioritises FDI, export diversification Govt prioritises FDI, export diversification

Prime Minister’s Private Industry and Investment Adviser Salman F Rahman said the government has set the target to transform Bangladesh into a developed nation by 2041 and placed the highest…

Editorial
Myanmar’s Military Coup and Rohingya Repatriation Myanmar’s Military Coup and Rohingya Repatriation

On the first day of this month, through a coup d’état, Myanmar’s military has taken over the control of the country, ousting the democratically elected government led by Aung San…

Education
Jibanananda Das: The Mysterious Loneliest Poet Jibanananda Das: The Mysterious Loneliest Poet

The Indian confessional poet Kamala Das has said, in one of her interviews, that a poet needs isolation. A poetic persona needs to create a room of their own where the split-self can enjoy its full…

Business
Govt to import 6.72m units LNG from Singapore Govt to import 6.72m units LNG from Singapore

The government has cleared two proposals for procuring 67.20 lakh units liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Singapore spot market at a total cost of nearly Tk 6.24 billion to cater to growing demand for…

Asia
Massive protests in Myanmar despite UN fear of violence Massive protests in Myanmar despite UN fear of violence

YANGON: Thousands of demonstrators flooded the streets of Myanmar’s biggest city Wednesday, in one of largest protests yet of a coup, despite warnings from a UN human rights expert that recent…

World
New corona cases, deaths drop worldwide: WHO New corona cases, deaths drop worldwide: WHO

GENEVA: The number of new cases of Covid-19 reported worldwide fell by 16 percent last week to 2.7 million, the World Health Organization said, reports AFP. The number of new deaths reported…

Culturetainment
Grand Finale of Miss Universe Bangladesh 2020 March 20 Grand Finale of Miss Universe Bangladesh 2020 March 20

The Grand Finale of Miss Universe Bangladesh 2020 will be held in Dhaka on March 20.  Singer and actor Tahsan Rahman Khan, model and actress Bidya Sinha Saha Mim will be the judges at the final…

Winner
Williamson, Boult likely to miss Bangladesh series Williamson, Boult likely to miss Bangladesh series

Kane Williamson, Trent Boult and several other New Zealand players, who are IPL-bound next month, are likely to miss their home series against Bangladesh, reports stuff.co.nz. A total of 20…

My Districts
Proper agronomic management stressed for tea production Proper agronomic management stressed for tea production

PANCHAGARH: Experts at a training workshop on Tuesday stressed on proper agronomic management adopting scientific methods to enhance production of quality tea leaves and earn more profits. Bangladesh…

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