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Fake prescriptions rife on social media By Other | Last Updated: 7th July, 2021, 00:00

Many fake prescriptions of some renowned medicine specialists for the treatment of corona patients have been posted on facebook and other social media sites. Health experts warned that taking…

Fake prescriptions rife on social media

800 tonnes imported low-quality bitumen stuck at Ctg port 800 tonnes imported low-quality bitumen stuck at Ctg port

CHATTOGRAM: An importer, Messer’s Elias Brothers (MEB), could not release 800 tonnes of low-quality imported bitumen from Chattogram port after offloading from the ship. The importer planned…


Chinese cos working with Bangladeshi partners for vaccine production Chinese cos working with Bangladeshi partners for vaccine production

In yet another breakthrough towards vaccine cooperation, China on Tuesday disclosed that the vaccine companies are intensely working with Bangladeshi pharmaceuticals for production of Covid-19 vaccines…


150 killed in shootings across US in 3 days 150 killed in shootings across US in 3 days

WASHINGTON: At least 150 people were killed by gun violence in more than 400 shootings across the country during the Fourth of July weekend as major cities nationwide confront a surge in violent crime,…

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Govt ready for regional co-op in fostering higher edn: FM Govt ready for regional co-op in fostering higher edn: FM

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday said the government stands ready to heartily embrace any regional collaboration, cooperation and partnership in fostering higher education. “Now,…

Editorial
Life, Livelihood and Lockdown: An Ineffable Dilemma Life, Livelihood and Lockdown: An Ineffable Dilemma

At the time of writing this piece, the Covid-19 daily infection rate was around 25%, with over 100 mortalities in Bangladesh. For over a week, the country has witnessed a steady spike in the number…

Business
Power grid frequency not ideal for industries Power grid frequency not ideal for industries

Japanese consultancy firm JV of NIPPON KOEI has raised questions over the standard of national grid electricity at under-construction Araihazar Economic Zone in Narayanganj. Grid frequency is…

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Bangamata Begum Fazilatunnesa Mujib: An Unsung Luminary Bangamata Begum Fazilatunnesa Mujib: An Unsung Luminary

Light, my light, the world-filling light, the eye-kissing light, heart-sweetening light! Ah, the light dances, my darling, at the centre of my life; the light strikes, my darling the chords of my love;…

Asia
Afghan forces vow to retake districts lost to Taliban Afghan forces vow to retake districts lost to Taliban

KABUL: Afghan authorities on Tuesday vowed to retake all the districts lost to the Taliban as hundreds of commandos deployed to counter the insurgents’ blistering offensive in the north after…

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Paqueta takes Brazil to Copa America final Paqueta takes Brazil to Copa America final

Star forward Neymar set up Lucas Paqueta to score the only goal as hosts Brazil beat Peru 1-0 on Monday to qualify for the Copa America final. The semi-final was a repeat of the last final,…

My Districts
Narsingdi Jamdani weavers busy ahead of Eid Narsingdi Jamdani weavers busy ahead of Eid

NARSINGDI: The weavers of Jamdani Sari at Daulatpur union of Monohardi upazila of the district are now busy producing attractive Jamdani Sari before Eid-ul Azha. The weavers for better earning…

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Google, Facebook, Twitter threaten to quit Hong Kong over privacy law Google, Facebook, Twitter threaten to quit Hong Kong over privacy law

HONG KONG: Tech giants including Google, Facebook, and Twitter could stop offering services to Hong Kong if the city moves forward with laws to impose penalties on users who publicly release identifying…

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