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Formulate long-term strategy: Experts By Other | Last Updated: 17th April, 2021, 00:00

Economists have suggested preparing a long-term strategy for ensuring economic stability apart from expediting the vaccination programme amid the second wave of corona pandemic. Eminent economists…

Formulate long-term strategy: Experts

Daily wage earners bear the brunt of lockdown Daily wage earners bear the brunt of lockdown

Daily wage earners and low-income groups are facing severe hardship due to income loss during the strict lockdown being enforced across the country. Street vendors, day labourers, rickshaw-van…


Massive forgery by Whip Shamsul Haque Massive forgery by Whip Shamsul Haque

MP from Patiya in Chattogram and Jatiya Sangsad Whip Shamsul Haque Chowdhury has allegedly grabbed land of others through forgery. He occupied a piece of land measuring three ganda and two kora…


Daily corona deaths pass 100 mark Daily corona deaths pass 100 mark

The daily death toll from coronavirus has passed the 100 mark for the first time in the country as 101 virus casualties were reported over the last 24 hours till Friday morning, creating panic among…

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Law enforcers take hard line Law enforcers take hard line

Law enforcers took a hard line against the violators of lockdown rules in the capital and elsewhere in the country on Friday, the third day of the eight-day shutdown enforced to check the spread of…

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S Korea imposes fresh visa ban on Bangladeshis S Korea imposes fresh visa ban on Bangladeshis

South Korea has suspended visas for Bangladeshi citizens as there has been an upswing in Covid-19 cases among the Bangladesh nationals visiting the southern half of the Korean Peninsula recently.…

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Farcical Lockdown Farcical Lockdown

Whenever the government announces a ‘complete’ or ‘partial’ shutdown or lockdown, the first group of people to come out on the street or shout from their windows would be a…

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Bangladesh-India Relations: An Appraisal Bangladesh-India Relations: An Appraisal

Bangladesh is India’s most important economic, defence and security partner in South Asia. Both share historical, cultural and geographical ties. The Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi officially…

Asia
Raw material crisis hits vaccine output target Raw material crisis hits vaccine output target

NEW DELHI: India’s daily Covid-19 vaccinations have slowed from their peak early this month while new infections have set a record, government data showed on Friday, as its main producer of shots…

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Iran enriching 60pc uranium Iran enriching 60pc uranium

TEHRAN: Iran said Friday it has begun producing uranium at 60 percent purity, in another breach of its commitments to the international community which is concerned about its nuclear programme, reports…

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Muhin’s Baishakhi song released Muhin’s Baishakhi song released

Muhin Khan, one of the most popular musicians of the current generation, has lent his voice to a Baishakhi song for Bangladesh Betar. Penned by Nurul Islam Manik, the music of the song has been composed…

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Tigers’ intra-squad battle today Tigers’ intra-squad battle today

Bangladesh will be looking to finalise their squad for the upcoming two-match Test series against hosts Sri Lanka when they play a two-day intra-squad practice game, which starts today at the CMC,…

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4.81 lakh tonnes of wheat produced in Rajshahi 4.81 lakh tonnes of wheat produced in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI: Farmers have harvested around 4.81 lakh tonnes of wheat in Rajshahi division supplementing the government efforts of ensuring food security amid the present adverse impact of Covid-19 pandemic.…

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Funeral workers protest as Rome red tape causes bodies to pile up Funeral workers protest as Rome red tape causes bodies to pile up

ROME: Funeral home operators staged a protest in Rome on Friday over a desperate situation they say has left almost two thousand coffins in the Italian capital waiting weeks or even months to be cremated,…

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