Monday, July 22, 2019
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Pursue economic diplomacy
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked Bangladeshi envoys in Europe to pursue political and economic...
Mutli-client shore oil survey this year
State-owned Petrobangla has taken an initiative to start the long-awaited multi-client survey to fin...
Congress yet to bounce back
Pallab BhattacharyaTwo months after its searing defeat in parliamentary elections, the Congress rema...
ORYX to invest $300m in Bangabandhu High-Tech City
With an aim to work with biotechnology, ORYX Bio-Tech Limited Is going to make an investment of $300...
BRTC to get 83 more double decker buses before Eid
Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) would introduce another 83 double buses in the city to ...
DSEX hits 31-month low
The prime index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) witnessed a rapid fall to hit a record 31-month low, b...
Digital era in education system: Tipu Munshi
Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi said that the present government has introduced digital era in educati...
Manufacturers, service providers to be turnover taxpayers
Seeking to widen the revenue base, the National Board of Revenue (NBR) has ordered that at least 160...
Mobile courts to evict city street vendors
Kailash SarkarConsidering the sufferings to the pedestrians as well as to the commuters in capital, ...
Malaysian job market still in syndicates’ grip
Bangladesh is yet to explore the potentials of job market in Malaysia as its overseas employment in ...
City Corporation continues anti-dengue campaign
Two city corporations of Dhaka continuing their anti-dengue campaign vigorously to destroy the breed...
Law Minister asks judges to work with honesty, sincerity
Law minister Anisul Haq on Sunday urged the newly appointed judges to do their respective duties wit...
Juvenile gang criminality needs to be addressed
The growing juvenile gang culture across the country, especially in the cities need to be addressed ...
The solutions to climate change lie far, far away
Greg AutryThe first glimpse humanity got of the world from above was transformative. In 1968, the U....
50 work of cantonment underpass completed
Fifty percent construction works of the much talked about underpass being constructed in front of th...
No regular trucks, vans to be ferried during Eid
The government has decided to stop ferrying trucks and covered vans except those carrying sacrificia...
Govt finalizes 2 master plans to save rivers: Tazul
LGRD and Cooperatives Minister Md Tazul Islam yesterday said that the government has finalized two m...
Verdict against 5 Gaibandha Razakars any day
The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT)-1 on Sunday concluded its hearing in crimes against humanity...
Bale very close to exit: Zidane
Gareth Bale is on the verge of leaving Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane has revealed, reports agencies.T...
Nketiah scores double as Arsenal make two for two
Eddie Nketiah continued his fine pre-season form with two goals as Arsenal produced a 3-0 victory ov...
Bayern beat Real 3-1 amid new recruitments
Bayern Munich beat Real Madrid 3-1 in an entertaining International Champions Cup match in Houston o...
Mount relishes work with ‘role model’ Lampard
Chelsea starlet Mason Mount is relishing working under his ‘role model’ Frank Lampard ag...
Neymar believes Barca will give tempting offer
Neymar and his entourage are confident Barcelona will soon put together a strong cash-plus-players o...
Emery happy to be patient in transfer market
Arsenal manager Unai Emery said he is happy to be patient in the transfer market and will wait for t...
Tamim calls on inexperienced players to grab their chances against SL
Bangladesh batsman Tamim Iqbal, who will lead his team in Mashrafe Mortaza’s absence in the up...
Bashar embarrassed by Bangladesh A performance
Bangladesh Cricket Board selector Habibul Bashar on Saturday slammed Bangladesh A’ team member...
Eoin Morgan, JP Duminy get Bangladesh Premier League gigs
Eoin Morgan, who led England to their first World Cup title last week, is set for his maiden Banglad...
Metro Rail to be operational soon
According to Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, Metro rail service project will be ...
Govt’s focus on SME
The government is on its way to facilitate the country’s Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) a...
Declaring war on dengue
While addressing a mass awareness campaign on dengue in the capital on Friday Home Minister Asaduzza...
Educated people increasing
The country’s education is getting better. The recent massive pass rate of the HSC examination...
Save rivers to save fishes
The national fisheries week has just been inaugurated in the capital and on the occasion Prime Minis...
Energizing agro export
It is encouraging to note that agriculture is gradually becoming a major export earning sector for B...
Master plan to develop Cox’s Bazar
The longest sea beach in the world Cox’s Bazar has been an attraction for the tourists. The go...
Tough time for cinema halls
It is alarming for the Bangladeshi Film Industry as well as saddening for the movie lovers that the ...
HSC results out
The HSC results have been published and the time for being anxious about the results is over. The hu...
Learning to remain happy even when going through hard times
Misfortune hits almost everyone to varying degrees at different times of their lives. No o...
Washington’s Middle East peace plan is a non-starter
Tariq A. Al MaeenaPrince Turki Al Faisal of Saudi Arabia recently garnered a lot of appreciation amo...
Trump’s no appetite for war
We cannot rebut US President Donald Trump and his administration’s credit for the ingenuity in...
A giant leap for mankind
Mick O’ReillyI know where I was 50 years ago as I watched Neil Armstrong take his first step o...
Trump’s no appetite for war
Thousands of years before the era of Roman empire, Iron Age was ushered into the world with the clan...
Abe’s fragile success at the G20
Kazuhiko TogoThe Osaka G20 summit was an opportunity for Japan to demonstrate its leadership to the ...
India’s anti-terror law gets more potent, BJP scores politically
Pallab BhattacharyaLess than two months in office on returning to power after parliamentary election...
Time to internationalise diplomacy with North Korea
Stephen CostelloThe three key actors in the Korean Peninsula crisis are demonstrating why a solution...
UN should raise voice against greenhouse gas emission
In a recent seminar on climate change UN ex-Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has suggested setting up a...
Implementation of two ring roads to reduce Ctg traffic jam
Chairman of Chittagong Port Authority Rear Admiral Zulfiqar Aziz has said that it is imperative for ...
Youth connection boosts Indo-Bangla relation
The ‘Study in India’ expo, a two-day education exposition, began at Bangabandhu Internat...
Priya Saha’s allegation over minority baseless, blatant lies
Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police Md Asaduzzaman Mia on Saturday said that Rifat murder in b...
Cumilla Zila School celebrates 182nd founding anniv
Cumilla Jila School, one of the pioneer of education in the district on Saturday celebrated its 182n...
Poverty rate to reduce to 10pc before next polls: Hasan
Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Saturday said the country is now hunger-free and the poverty...
Media plays key role in constructive criticism
Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Friday said the Awami League government would always welcome...
2-day int’l sustainable development conference begins at RU
A two-day international conference on ‘Prospects and Challenges of Sustainable Development in ...
Khasru visits flood-hit areas in Netrakona
State Minister for Fisheries and Livestock Ashraf Ali Khan Khasru on Friday visited different flood-...
Acute traffic jam created in Paturia-Daulotdia ferry ghat
Manikganj CorrespondentThe communication between the 21 districts of south and South-Western region ...
Iran overtures are the latest setback for Bolton
With his arrival in New York and offer on Thursday to trade a more intrusive nuclear inspections reg...
Iceland tops Europe as most expensive
The hot springs of Iceland are not the only thing making tourists sweat, as a look at the hotel or l...
Mamata wants ballot paper not EVM
Trinamool Congress chairperson Mamata Banerjee on Sunday demanded a return to ballot papers in place...
Japan’s Abe on course to retain majority in upper house election
Japanese voters cast ballots Sunday in an upper house election, with Shinzo Abe’s ruling bloc ...
Hong Kong protests: High security as masses march
Hong Kong is under tight security as tens of thousands march in the latest protest run by pro-democr...
Iran tanker seizure: Radio exchanges reveal Iran-UK confrontation
A recording has emerged of radio exchanges between a Royal Navy frigate and Iranian armed forces ves...
Former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit passes away
Senior Congress party leader and former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit died on Saturday at a pr...
Trump offers to help ease tension in Japan-South Korea dispute
US President Donald Trump on Friday offered to help ease tensions in the political and economic disp...
India tests 3rd-generation anti-tank guided missile
The Indian army has successfully carried out summer user trials of third generation anti-tank guided...
Alpha world TV premier on Eid
Alpha’ was released on 23 April in the country's cinema halls directed by prominent film d...
Sadhu Sangha held at Shilpakala
Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy organised Sadhu Sangha, an organisation of bauls (mystic devotees), on...
23rd National Art Exhibition ends
The curtain falls on the 23rd edition of ‘National Art Exhibition’ yesterday at the Nati...
Faridur Reza Sagar gets special award in India
Faridur Reza Sagar, Managing Director of and Impress Telefilm Ltd renowned child litterateur, receiv...
Champa to star on Bishwa Sundori
Five-time National Film Award winner veteran actor Champa has joined the ‘Bishwa Sundori&rsquo...
Disha Patani excited about Malang
After scoring a big blockbuster with Salman Khan in Bharat, Disha Patani is might excited about her ...
Natalie Portman to play first female Thor
Academy-Award winning actor Natalie Portman is all set to become the first female Thor in the fourth...
‘Red is Not a Colour’ underway at Dwip Gallery
Entertainment Desk Artist Sanjoy Chakraborty has portrayed impact of social and human condition...
Orsha in a special role
Entertainment DeskA special telefilm titled ‘Sobar Ekta Galpo Thakey’ was aired on Maasr...