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2.3m students worried about SSC exams By Other | Last Updated: 3rd May, 2021, 00:00

Around 2.3 million examinees under 11 education boards across the country are worried over their Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent examinations due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Usually,…

2.3m students worried about SSC exams

Vaccines to be procured at any cost: PM Vaccines to be procured at any cost: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday reaffirmed that her government will procure vaccines at any cost to protect people of the country from deadly coronavirus. “We are procuring more…


Mamata loses to her ex-aide in Nandigram Mamata loses to her ex-aide in Nandigram

KOLKATA: Mamata Banerjee on Sunday won a landslide victory in West Bengal but lost in a cliffhanger in Nandigram to the BJP’s Suvendu Adhikari, her former protege. “I accept the verdict…


Substandard vermicelli floods markets ahead of Eid Substandard vermicelli floods markets ahead of Eid

A section of dishonest businessmen is producing substandard vermicelli and marketing those widely across the country ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr, posing a serious health risk. Adulterated vermicelli…

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Dhaka div worst hit by coronavirus in April Dhaka div worst hit by coronavirus in April

The Dhaka division has been worst hit by coronavirus in April this year as it accounts for 21 percent of the deaths and 20 percent of infections reported in the month. However, in the first…

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Call for ensuring rights of the working class Call for ensuring rights of the working class

Working-class people observed International Workers’ Day, widely known as May Day, throughout the country on Saturday amid nationwide restrictions to break the chain of Covid-19 transmission.…

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Reforms in Ease of Doing Business to Accomplish Predictable Ranking Reforms in Ease of Doing Business to Accomplish Predictable Ranking

The ease of doing business (EODB) is an index created by the World Bank Group experts to measure a country's status in terms of starting and operating a business. The index is considered as a universally…

Business
Rooppur nuke project gains pace despite corona Rooppur nuke project gains pace despite corona

Key components for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) have been manufactured at a faster pace during the pandemic. Among them, the reactor for the Rooppur NPP unit 2 was manufactured 10…

Asia
US begins troops withdrawal from Afghanistan US begins troops withdrawal from Afghanistan

KABUL: The United States formally begins withdrawing its last troops from Afghanistan Saturday, bringing its longest war nearer to an end but also heralding an uncertain future for a country in the…

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May Day protesters demand job protections amid pandemic May Day protesters demand job protections amid pandemic

PARIS: Workers and union leaders dusted off bullhorns and flags that had stayed furled during coronavirus lockdowns for slimmed down but still boisterous — and at times violent — May Day…

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Sharmeen Akhee’s 10 yrs in acting Sharmeen Akhee’s 10 yrs in acting

Sharmeen Akhee is an audience-admired small screen actress of the country. The artiste started her acting career with the theatre troupe ‘Arindam Natyasampraday’ of Chattogram. …

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Tigers on the brink of series loss Tigers on the brink of series loss

Bangladesh found them on the verge of a series defeat against hosts Sri Lanka after losing half of their side in the second innings on the fourth day while chasing a mammoth target in the second Test…

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Farmers happy with maize yield, prices Farmers happy with maize yield, prices

RAJSHAHI: Rajshahi farmers are happy as they are getting enough production of the newly harvested maize and its fair prices in the local markets this year. For the last couple of weeks, farmers…

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N Korea accuses Biden of ‘hostile policy’, warns of response N Korea accuses Biden of ‘hostile policy’, warns of response

SEOUL: North Korea on Sunday accused US President Joe Biden of pursuing a hostile policy, dismissing “spurious” American diplomacy and warning of a response, reports AFP. Biden had…

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English learning in digital age English learning in digital age

In this era of digital dynamics, skill development predominantly calls for development in communication. And as the question of development in communication comes, English as a language of communication…

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