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Hasina an epitome of statesmanship By Other | Last Updated: 2nd June, 2021, 00:00

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has taken centre stage in the global arena as Bangladesh has made tremendous achievements in all fronts under her dynamic and prudent leadership. The world leaders…

Hasina an epitome of statesmanship

Severe waterlogging in capital likely this monsoon Severe waterlogging in capital likely this monsoon

Most of the machines used to pump out rainwater from different parts of the capital have remained dysfunctional for long, evoking fear that the city dwellers might experience waterlogging during the…


SC scraps Rashed Chisty’s HC bail SC scraps Rashed Chisty’s HC bail

The Supreme Court on Tuesday scrapped a High Court order that had granted bail to Rashedul Haque Chishty, son of former Chairman of Farmers Bank’s audit committee Mahbubul Haque Chisty, in a…


Pfizer vaccines to be given on priority basis Pfizer vaccines to be given on priority basis

The Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine will be given based on priority as the recently arrived 100,620 doses of the vaccine can be used to vaccinate around 50,000 people, health ministry sources said.…

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Remittance hits record $22.7bn in 11 months Remittance hits record $22.7bn in 11 months

Bangladesh’s inward remittance has hit a record $22.74 billion in 11 months of the current fiscal, posting a 39.49 per cent growth over the same period a year ago. The country’s…

Metropolis
Midday meal project for pry students scrapped Midday meal project for pry students scrapped

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday rejected a Tk 172.90 billion project proposal designed to provide midday meals to primary school students. The rejection came at the meeting of The Executive…

Editorial
Bangladesh’s Irresistible Progress 
Bangladesh’s Irresistible Progress

Henry Kissinger, the former US Secretary of State, once described Bangladesh as a bottomless basket. This bottomless basket has become a rapidly expanding economy, exceeding many of its giant neighbours,…

Business
Pandemic disrupts power plant projects Pandemic disrupts power plant projects

Implementation work at most of the private sponsor medium and large power projects under independent power producers (IPP) mode has been interrupted due to the prolonged pandemic. The power…

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Promotion in Education Cadre: What about Non-Government Teachers? Promotion in Education Cadre: What about Non-Government Teachers?

Promotion is an integral part of any job as it propels a professional to go ahead. That means promotion stands as a great motivation. However, it hardly happens in the profession of teaching in our…

Asia
Malaysia imposes fresh lockdown Malaysia imposes fresh lockdown

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia imposed a tough nationwide lockdown on Tuesday to battle a worsening coronavirus outbreak, as countries across Southeast Asia struggled with a resurgence in cases driven by infectious…

World
Call for equal distribution of corona vaccines Call for equal distribution of corona vaccines

WASHINGTON: World leaders must make a “new commitment” to a more equal distribution of coronavirus vaccines to bring the pandemic under control, the heads of four major global organizations…

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Shakib’s ‘Bidrohi’ to be released on OTT platform on Eid-ul-Azha Shakib’s ‘Bidrohi’ to be released on OTT platform on Eid-ul-Azha

Dhallywood superstar Shakib Khan-starrer big budget movie ‘Bidrohi’ will be released on the occasion of upcoming Eid-ul-Azha. The film will be released on production house Shapla Media’s…

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All’s not well in DPL All’s not well in DPL

It’s all happening in Bangabandhu Dhaka Premier Division T20 Cricket League 2019-20. The incessant rain forced Cricket Committee of Dhaka Metropolis to postpone all six matches scheduled to take…

My Districts
Call for milk consumption to prevent malnutrition Call for milk consumption to prevent malnutrition

RAJSHAHI: Livestock experts at a discussion unequivocally called for boosting milk production and its consumption to eradicate the malnutrition problems that can stem Covid-19 spread. Highlighting…

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Israeli parties in final sprint to build anti-Netanyahu coalition Israeli parties in final sprint to build anti-Netanyahu coalition

JERUSALEM: Israeli politicians battling to unseat veteran Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were racing against the clock on Tuesday in talks to build a “change” coalition spanning the…

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