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Govt promoting biotech intervention in agriculture: Matia By | Last Updated: 13th May, 2016, 00:00

Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury on Thursday said the government is pro-active to adopt the biotechnological innovations for introducing improved and high-yielding verities of crops to the farmers,…

Govt promoting biotech intervention in agriculture: Matia

Drive soon in city chain shops to ensure jute bag use Drive soon in city chain shops to ensure jute bag use

The government is going to conduct mobile court drives at the chain shops and kitchen markets in the…


Jamaat to be banned following legal process: Quamrul Jamaat to be banned following legal process: Quamrul

Food minister Quamrul Islam on Thursday said the government will ban Jamaat in proper time following…


Four killed in Patuakhali road accidents Four killed in Patuakhali road accidents

PATUAKHALI: Four people were killed in separate road accidents in Kolapara upazila on Thursday, reports…


Anik, Rhidoy earn PM’s congrats with GPA-5 Anik, Rhidoy earn PM’s congrats with GPA-5

Minhajul Islam Anik and Shahriar Rhidoy, students of Feni Government Pilot High School who were seriously…


Bangladesh urges S Arabia to take more doctors, nurses Bangladesh urges S Arabia to take more doctors, nurses

Expatriates Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister Nurul Islam BSc on Thursday requested Saudi Arabia…


Weather Weather

Highest temp. 37.80 Celsius at (Maijdee Court) and lowest temp. 23.20 Celsius at (Rangpur). Sun sets…


PM pays homage to Promod Mankin PM pays homage to Promod Mankin

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday paid deep homage to late State Minister for Social Welfare…


Hypertension, heart disease now big health hazard: Expert Hypertension, heart disease now big health hazard: Expert

Hypertension and heart disease are emerging as a serious health hazard in Bangladesh, said eminent cardiologist…


Man held with two firearms Man held with two firearms

CHITTAGONG: Police arrested a man with two firearms and two rounds of cartridge from the city’s…


Living standard, health, sanitation improved in Bangladesh: Bernicat  Living standard, health, sanitation improved in Bangladesh: Bernicat

US Ambassador Marcia Bernicat on Thursday said Bangladesh has made remarkable progress, especially in…


Deposition of prosecution witnesses deferred Deposition of prosecution witnesses deferred

A Dhaka court on Thursday deferred deposition of prosecution witnesses (PWs) against BNP chairperson…


ACC arrests 2 more graft suspects ACC arrests 2 more graft suspects

The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) on Thursday arrested two graft suspects from Narayanganj in a graft…


Man to die for killing wife in Bagerhat Man to die for killing wife in Bagerhat

A Bagerhat court on Thursday awarded death penalty to a man for killing his wife in 2013. The convict…


Experts emphasize proper utilisation of fish, shrimp wastes Experts emphasize proper utilisation of fish, shrimp wastes

The domestic fish production in Bangladesh has been steadily growing for several years with significant…


Banned militant outfit Banned militant outfit

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) produces four activists of banned militant outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen…

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