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Corona situation turns alarming in border dists By Other | Last Updated: 10th June, 2021, 00:00

With the presence of the Delta or Indian variant of coronavirus in Bangladesh, country’s frontier districts continued to witness a rise in both deaths and infections from the virus. The…

Corona situation turns alarming in border dists

PM opens 50 model mosques today PM opens 50 model mosques today

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will virtually inaugurate 50 model mosques across the country today, out of 560, as part of the government’s initiatives marking the Mujib Year. The premier…


Health budget under spotlight: Focus on implementation Health budget under spotlight: Focus on implementation

Budget for the coming FY2021-22 has been presented at the National Parliament on 03 June 2021. Since then, it is being widely discussed both within the House and outside. All these reviews and analyses…


Immediate arrest of Whip Shamsul, his son demanded Immediate arrest of Whip Shamsul, his son demanded

CHATTOGRAM: Freedom fighters, their family members and people from all walks of life have demanded immediate arrest and exemplary punishment to Jatiya Sangsad Whip Shamsul Haque Chowdhury and his son…

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Foreign experts needed for repairs, say DSCC, DNCC Foreign experts needed for repairs, say DSCC, DNCC

Like previous years, the city dwellers are likely to experience waterlogging during the rainy season this time too as there is no possibility of repairing the faulty stormwater pumping machines at…

Metropolis
Donate corona vaccines now Donate corona vaccines now

From David Beckham to Whoopi Goldberg and Angelique Kidjo, Ambassadors for the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and other agencies, have signed an open letter to the upcoming G7 Summit of world leaders,…

Editorial
Bangabandhu and Riverine Bangladesh Bangabandhu and Riverine Bangladesh

Bangladesh is a riverine country. From time immemorial, we are tied to the umbilical cord to rivers. Our livelihood, transportation, agriculture, industry, economy, consciousness, culture - all are…

Business
Stress on signing FTA to maximise market access to China Stress on signing FTA to maximise market access to China

Speakers at a virtual discussion on Wednesday stressed the need for signing a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with China to take the full advantage of duty free and quota free access of Bangladeshi products…

Education
Our Children Are Being Shaped by Crisis Our Children Are Being Shaped by Crisis

Parents normally face endless challenges raising children. Over eons, they are handling these challenges with great relish. But it is going to be very difficult job for parents to rise to the prevailing…

Asia
China accuses US of 'paranoid delusion' over industrial policy bill China accuses US of 'paranoid delusion' over industrial policy bill

BEIJING: Beijing on Wednesday accused Washington of "paranoid delusion" after the US Senate passed a sweeping industrial policy bill aimed at countering the surging economic threat from China,…

World
UK govt slams Oxford students UK govt slams Oxford students

LONDON: The UK government has criticised graduate students at the University of Oxford who removed a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, claiming it represented a colonial past that many found offensive.…

Culturetainment
EU launches first ever film festival in Bangladesh EU launches first ever film festival in Bangladesh

The European Union launched the first ever film festival in Bangladesh titled ‘Bangladesh European Union Film Festival (BEUFF)’ on Wednesday to mark the 50 years of the Bangladesh’s…

Winner
Topu may lead against Oman Topu may lead against Oman

Veteran defender Topu Barman is likely to lead Bangladesh against Oman in their last match of the joint qualifiers round two for FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian Cup 2023 on June 15 after their regular…

My Districts
Hatchery creates hope for shrimp farming in Rajshahi Hatchery creates hope for shrimp farming in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI: The breeding hatchery has created massive hopes of expanding freshwater shrimp farming commercially in the region, providing healthy hatchlings among the farmers. For the first time,…

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