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Back to normal activities despite corona surge By Other | Last Updated: 15th July, 2021, 00:00

The country has returned to almost normal activities with the plying of all modes of vehicles on roads and the reopening of shops and markets as the government has lifted all lockdown restrictions…

Back to normal activities despite corona surge

ACC investigating ‘illegal’ assets of Shamsul, Shawon ACC investigating ‘illegal’ assets of Shamsul, Shawon

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has launched investigations into huge ‘illegal’ assets of Whip of Jatiya Sangsad Shamsul Hoque Chowdhury and lawmaker Nurunnabi Chowdhury Shawon who…


210 more die,  12,383 infected 210 more die, 12,383 infected

Coronavirus continues to play havoc in the country as 210 more people died and 12,383 have been infected with the contagious virus in the last 24 hours till Wednesday morning. With the new fatalities,…


Govt to procure 15m more doses of Sinopharm vaccine Govt to procure 15m more doses of Sinopharm vaccine

The government is going to buy 15 million more doses of Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine from China in a bid to step up its inoculation efforts that had been stalled for want of jabs. The Cabinet…

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Leather export rebounds to $9.42bn in FY21 Leather export rebounds to $9.42bn in FY21

The country’s leather sector has made a turnaround from the last few years’ export downtrend despite the corona pandemic mainly thanks to a rebound in global demand after vaccination in…

Metropolis
Ensure smooth Eid journey Ensure smooth Eid journey

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Benazir Ahmed has directed police officials to perform their duties properly to ensure smooth movement of homebound people on the occasion of the Eid-ul-Azha as government…

Editorial
Measures to Save Our Music Sector Measures to Save Our Music Sector

It might be a curiosity, why music is so important in our life and livelihood. It would certainly be difficult to find out a person who does not like music.  In fact, heroism, love, desertion,…

Business
Freedom Fighters Complex Project far from end Freedom Fighters Complex Project far from end

The project to construct freedom fighters complex at district level is yet to be complete although eight years have elapsed since the project started. Liberation Affairs Ministry and Department…

Education
How Do Humanities Degrees Thrive on Job Market? How Do Humanities Degrees Thrive on Job Market?

What is the connection between a humanities degree and a post-graduation job? Are there any skills that humanities students offer to business-oriented environments? What is the value of a humanities…

Asia
Indonesia new corona epicenter of Asia Indonesia new corona epicenter of Asia

JAKARTA: Virus-wracked Indonesia posted record daily infections topping 54,000 on Wednesday as the highly infectious Delta variant rips across the archipelago, catapulting it ahead of India as Asia’s…

World
US democracy threatened by Republican: Biden US democracy threatened by Republican: Biden

PHILADELPHIA: President Joe Biden said on Tuesday that protecting voting rights from what he called Republican “election subversion” poses a historic “test” for the United States…

Culturetainment
VOA Bangla radio ends journey on July 17 VOA Bangla radio ends journey on July 17

Voice of America on Tuesday announced that it is ending its radio service in Bangla that served Bangladesh, West Bengal, Assam and Tripura for 63 years, report agencies. The FM and shortwave…

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Bangladeshi Olympians vow to give best shot in Tokyo Bangladeshi Olympians vow to give best shot in Tokyo

The participating athletes from Bangladesh in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics promised to give their best performance in their respective disciplines in the greatest show on earth, scheduled to be held…

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SCO must stop terror financing SCO must stop terror financing

NEW DELHI: Combating terrorism and extremism is the key purpose of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) and it must stop terror financing, Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said…

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