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Fear grips local administration By Other | Last Updated: 9th July, 2021, 00:00

A sense of fear has gripped officials of local administration, including Upazila Nirbahi Officers (UNOs), Assistant Commissioners (land), Project Implementation Officers (PIOs) and upazila engineers,…

Fear grips local administration

 2 ministers’ bold statements and Justice Sinha’s order 2 ministers’ bold statements and Justice Sinha’s order

Renowned journalist Abdul Gaffar Choudhury’s recent article on the government’s decision to grant certificates to 12 expatriate freedom fighters really deserves appreciation. The…


Daily corona cases hit all-time high Daily corona cases hit all-time high

The daily corona cases have continued going up in the country with the positivity rate nearing 32 per cent in the last 24 hours till Thursday morning. The Directorate General of Health Services…


None to be spared for irregularities, says Quader None to be spared for irregularities, says Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday said those, who were involved in the irregularities and negligence of work in constructing houses for homeless, would not be spared.…

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World should consider addl funding: PM World should consider addl funding: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said the world community should recognize people’s vulnerability, common aspirations, need for technology transfer and additional funding to tackle the…

Metropolis
Stay home to fight corona Stay home to fight corona

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dr Benazir Ahmed on Thursday urged the countrymen to stay home during the ongoing strict lockdown aimed at containing the fast spread of the Covid-19 pandemic.…

Editorial
Bangabandhu’s Decision to Engage in Armed Struggle and Declaration of Independence Bangabandhu’s Decision to Engage in Armed Struggle and Declaration of Independence

On February 28th, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman got a hint of genocide while talking with US Ambassador Joseph S. Farland. Earlier, Farland had made a kind of proposal to Bangabandhu to have independence…

Business
Online cattle sale gaining momentum Online cattle sale gaining momentum

Online sale of cattle is gaining momentum ground ahead of Eid-ul-Azha as the worsening coronavirus situation has created uncertainty over cattle trade through traditional makeshift markets. Different…

Our faith
A festival of great sacrifice A festival of great sacrifice

The title mentioned above deals with a topic of great interest. To begin with let me say that there are two major festivalsof Muslims namely Eid-ul-Fitr and Eid-ul-Adhawhich they celebrate every year…

Asia
Japan announces state of emergency over corona Japan announces state of emergency over corona

TOKYO: Japan’s government on Thursday announced a new virus state of emergency that will run throughout the Olympics, as organisers and officials met for a “very difficult decision”…

World
Haiti in turmoil as police hunt for president’s killers Haiti in turmoil as police hunt for president’s killers

PORT-AU-PRINCE: Haiti was in turmoil on Thursday as police hunted for the suspects behind the assassination of its president and questions swirled over who would take charge of the impoverished Caribbean…

Culturetainment
Nisho, Tisha in Ariyan’s ‘Hello Shunchhen’ Nisho, Tisha in Ariyan’s ‘Hello Shunchhen’

Mizanur Rahman Aryan is a noted scriptwriter and small screen director of the country. He has presented many popular dramas, telefilms and serial to the audience in his 11years’career. The talented…

Winner
Batsmen dominate on second day Batsmen dominate on second day

Mahmudullah struck a sensational hundred in his comeback Test while Taskin Ahmed made an unforeseen fifty to guide Bangladesh post a mammoth first innings total against Zimbabwe on the second day of…

My Districts
Padma river dams in Faridpur facing risk of collapse Padma river dams in Faridpur facing risk of collapse

FARIDPUR: Residents of at least 35 villages living close to Padma River embankments in Charbhadrason upazila in the district are at risk as the river has once again begun to erode the banks in Haziganj…

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