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Plot on to destroy LPG industry By Other | Last Updated: 11th April, 2021, 00:00

Multifaceted conspiracy is being hatched to put the Tk 32,000 crore investment in the country’s thriving Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) sector in jeopardy and hinder the growth in this sector.…

Plot on to destroy LPG industry

Govt mulling over holding exams online Govt mulling over holding exams online

As the coronavirus pandemic has thrown the country’s education sector into disarray with all educational institutions closed since long, the government is planning to introduce an online system…


Highest corona deaths in country Highest corona deaths in country

The country saw the highest number of deaths from coronavirus infection as 77 people died of the disease during the last 24 hours till Saturday morning.    According to data of…


Vehicles get stuck in a tailback on the road leading to busy Chattogram Seaport Vehicles get stuck in a tailback on the road leading to busy Chattogram Seaport

Vehicles get stuck in a tailback on the road leading to busy Chattogram Seaport due to haphazard parking of trucks on the motorway. The photo was taken on Saturday.     – Rabin…

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Home Ministry yet to decide on ‘Uzi pistols’ Home Ministry yet to decide on ‘Uzi pistols’

The Home Ministry has not yet taken any decision about ‘military-grade semi-automatic Uzi pistols’ imported and sold in the country in the name of riffle, creating a fear that the firearms…

Metropolis
Khaleque for stern action against health rule violators Khaleque for stern action against health rule violators

Khulna City Corporation (KCC) Mayor Talukder Abdul Khaleque  on Saturday asked government officials, law enforcement agencies to take stern action against the violators of health safety guidelines…

Editorial
Getting Rid of Tobacco by 2040: The Time to Act Is Now Getting Rid of Tobacco by 2040: The Time to Act Is Now

Despite many challenges, particularly the latest onslaught of the pandemic, Bangladesh today is globally acknowledged as a success story of sustainable development. This success can be mostly attributed…

Opinion
Are hospitals becoming breeding ground for Covid-19? Are hospitals becoming breeding ground for Covid-19?

It is said that the walls of hospitals have heard more prayers than prayer halls. But it is pathetic that this sacred place is spreading more Covid-19 than its capacity to give treatment to people.…

Business
Broadband internet costlier in rural areas Broadband internet costlier in rural areas

The broadband internet users in rural areas face discrimination as the internet service providers (ISPs) charge more in rural areas despite a growing demand for broadband internet connectivity.…

Asia
India records 145,384 new corona cases, 794 deaths India records 145,384 new corona cases, 794 deaths

NEW DELHI: India’s daily coronavirus cases on Saturday rose by a record for the fifth time this week and deaths surged to the highest in more than five months, with hospitals and crematoriums…

World
Corona cases, deaths hit new records across globe Corona cases, deaths hit new records across globe

Ambulances filled with breathless patients lined up in Brazil as nations around the world set new records on Thursday for COVID-19 deaths and new coronavirus infections. The disease surged even in…

Culturetainment
Mannu’s new film ‘Payer Chhap’ Mannu’s new film ‘Payer Chhap’

Saiful Islam Mannu is one of the popular big and small screen directors of the country.  Mannu-directed film ‘Putro’ won 11 awards, including the awards for Best Film and Best Actor…

Winner
Stars, flops of Bangabandhu Bangladesh Games Stars, flops of Bangabandhu Bangladesh Games

The country’s largest multi-sports competition Bangabandhu Bangladesh Games, named after Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, concluded after a 10-day battle on Saturday.…

My Districts
Child marriage increases in dists during pandemic Child marriage increases in dists during pandemic

A hike in child marriage has been witnessed in different districts of the country since the coronavirus pandemic, according to a survey report of BRAC, an international development organisation based…

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6 die at Somali cafe bomb blast 6 die at Somali cafe bomb blast

MOGADISHU: Six civilians died and seven more were injured on Saturday when an Al-Shabaab suicide bomber blew himself up outside a cafe in Somalia, police and witnesses said. The attack happened…

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