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EDITORIAL

An unexpectedly successful protest

An unexpectedly successful protest

Philip J Cunningham A new generation of Thai protesters has broken into the open, and while thei

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The quality of integrity is strained

Allan Jacob Some honest quests begin with the right intentions

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BB steps in to contain onion gambol

The measures taken by Bangladesh Bank in recent days to

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Deadline Sept 30: Saudi visas extended on urgent request

Stranded returnees demonstrate for flight

Deadline Sept 30: Saudi visas extended on urgent request

News Report A quick development came after Bangladesh wrote to Saudi Arabia requesting to extend visa and iqama tenures of expatriate Bangladeshi workers facing September-30 deadline for return and demonstrating against flight grounding. Media reports said on Wednesday night that the Saudi authority in an urgent twit message conveyed its decision to extend iqama validity by 24 more days. The Saudi government has agreed to extend visas for the Bangladeshis who want to return to their...  read more>>

PM sees parliament facelift plan

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Beijing to Washington: Stop spreading "political virus" in pandemic fight

BEIJING, Sept 24: The U.S. leader once
again fired "ill-founded  read more>>

Govt to prepare master plan for roads, highways

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US govt shutdown averted as House adopts funding bill

WASHINGTON, Sept 24: The US House of Representatives adopted a  read more>>

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METROPOLIS
DPDC to install 14-lakh smart pre-payment meters
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NEWS
Dhallywood hero Emon in new film
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Govt to appoint agricultural engineers for expediting farm mechanization
DHAKA, Sept 24, 2020 (BSS) – The government will appoint   read more>>
Call to check internet-based child repression
Call to check internet-based child repressionRAJSHAHI, Sept 24, 2020 (BSS)- Speakers at a discussion here Wednesday unequivocally called for   read more>>

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INTERNATIONAL
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