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Nation remembers language martyrs By Other | Last Updated: 21st February, 2021, 00:00

The nation is paying  glowing tribute to the martyrs of the historic 1952 Language Movement today for their supreme sacrifices to establish Bangla as mother language. President Abdul Hamid…

Nation remembers language martyrs

Bangla ignored in pvt universities Bangla ignored in pvt universities

Bangla has long been neglected at the country’s private universities as they are interested only in subjects like English and Business Administration. Besides, Bangla is also ignored in…


Language Movement led to country’s independence: PM Language Movement led to country’s independence: PM

Reiterating her vow for a dignified Bangladesh, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said the Language Movement has paved the way for attaining the country’s independence. “Bengali…


Rid country of corruption to uphold spirit of Ekushey: TIB Rid country of corruption to uphold spirit of Ekushey: TIB

The Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has called for building the country in a manner so that it becomes a corruption-free and well-administered state in line with the spirit of Ekushey February.…

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Rich states should share vaccine with poor: UK Rich states should share vaccine with poor: UK

UNITED NATIONS: Britain has circulated a draft resolution to members of the UN Security Council calling on rich countries to donate doses of the Covid-19 vaccine to poorer and war-torn states, according…

Metropolis
‘Bangladesh follows policy of equality’ ‘Bangladesh follows policy of equality’

Bangladesh Permanent Representative to UN Rabab Fatima at a special meeting has said the Covid-19 response in Bangladesh is being guided by its state policy of equality and social justice. …

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Ekushey . . . Before and After the Shootings Ekushey  . . . Before and After the Shootings

Dhirendranath Dutta rose in the Pakistan Constituent Assembly on 25 February 1948 in defence of Bangla. He was shouted down by Liaquat Ali Khan. On 21 March 1948, speaking in Dhaka, Pakistan’s…

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‘America is back’ ‘America is back’

WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden used his first address before a global audience Friday to declare that “America is back, the transatlantic alliance is back,” after four years of a Trump…

Amar Ekushey
International Mother Language Day and Bangladesh International Mother Language Day and Bangladesh

Every year, the International Mother Language Day is observed throughout the world. In fact, the day owes its origin to the Mother Language Movement that led to the sacrifices of lives of many students    …

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Death of ATM Shamsuzzaman: Fall of a powerful actor Death of ATM Shamsuzzaman: Fall of a powerful actor

A pall of gloom has descended upon the cultural arena of Bangladesh at the demise of Ekushey Padak and National Film Award-winning actor ATM Shamsuzzaman.  ATM Shamsuzzaman, the versatile…

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Kings edge past Saif in a cliffhanger Kings edge past Saif in a cliffhanger

Goalkeeper Anisur Rahman Zico made a late penalty-save that helped table-toppers Bashundhara Kings beating Saif Sporting Club 2-1 in their 10th match of Bangladesh Premier League at the Bangabandhu…

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Sustainable expansion of wheat farming stressed Sustainable expansion of wheat farming stressed

RAJSHAHI: Substantial and sustainable expansion of wheat farming can mitigate the existing stressed environment in the high Barind tract as wheat is an environment friendly crop, researchers and scientists…

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