Dhaka, Bangladesh

Find that right fit

Find that right fit

Selecting a career is not an easy task these days. From choosing the right stream to selecting the b

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Bringing back the memories

Bringing back the memories

The art of writing has been lost in today's technologically advanced times. Trying to express em

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Heavy cost of a policy that neglects educators

The immediate challenge is a paucity of trained professionals. According

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For saving working people, the left must play robe

This week the fantasy island finally gets its comeuppance. For

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Endgame in Afghanistan

Endgame in Afghanistan

Current diplomacy may lead to either a political settlement which brings a semblance of peace to Afg

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Labour must back a people's vote before the clock runs out

Over the next few weeks, Britain faces a stark binary

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Danger of bottled water lurking

We are jolted and shocked by horrifying news published in

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Boys with toys

Uber’s chief executive Travis Kalanick has resigned after investor pressure.

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Comments & Analyses-I

Food safety and security in Bangladesh

By S. M. Masud Rana

Children younger than five in Bangladesh are at the greatest

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Plea to set up medical varsities outside Dhaka

The government should set up medical universities and ‘centre of

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Fornt Page

Overdue Ducsu election Mar 11

Overdue Ducsu election Mar 11

News report A long-overdue election to the Dhaka University Central Students Union will now be held on March 11, the varsity authorities announced Wednesday after intensive spadework for preparing the pitch. Vice-chancellor Md Akhtaruzzaman in a statement Wednesday announced the date after the DU council of advisers framed a strict code of conduct in a meeting for all parties of the student politicos to go by. "Voting will take place between 8am and 2pm for DUCSU and Hall Union elections on March 11," reads the notice on the poll schedule, which came following court orders, after the lapse of nearly...   read more>>

Anti-corruption crackdown

UP chairman, land official among those held, jailed

News Desk Anti-Corruption Commi-ssion (ACC) filed a case against 13  read more>>

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US support sought in resolving Rohingya crisis
Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque has said that the recent   read more>>
PM to inaugurate 4th RCG confce today
The three-day-long fourth Regional Consultative Group (RCG) conference will begin   read more>>
Afghan envoy requests PM to reopen mission in Kabul
Afghan envoy requests PM to reopen mission in KabulNews Report Newly-appointed Afghan Ambassador to Bangladesh Abdul Qayoom Malikzad Wednesday request   read more>>


Formulating strong cyber security policy needed
News Report Security experts and local business leaders at a   read more>>
Call to strengthen normal delivery facilities in rural areas
RANGPUR, Jan 23: Health experts at an orientation workshop have   read more>>
Rural infrastructures projects must improve rural life: Tajul
Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives Minister Md Tajul Islam   read more>>


Stocks maintain up-trend on higher transactions
News Report Stocks witnessed up-trends on Wednesday as major indices   read more>>
Dhaka int’l yarn, fabric show begins
Dhaka int’l yarn, fabric show beginsThe Dhaka International Yarn and Fabric Show-2019 began today to showcase the latest and sophisticat   read more>>
Kamal for open tender in public procurement
Business Desk Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal Wednesday said all   read more>>


Mushfiqur takes Vikings to top of league table
A captain's knock of 64 runs by Mushfiqur Rahim helped   read more>>
Bashundhara Kings outgun Dhaka Abahani
Bashundhara Kings outgun Dhaka AbahaniStar-studded newcomers Bashundhara Kings and Muktijoddha Sangsad Krira Chakra won their respective 2   read more>>
Bolt hanging up boots on football dream
KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jan 23: Usain Bolt is giving up on   read more>>

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Cotton harvesting begins in Jamalpur
Our Correspondent JAMALPUR, Jan 23: Farmers in the district have   read more>>
Weeklong 'Madhu Mela' begins in Jashore
JASHORE, Jan 23: A weeklong 'Madhu Mela', an annual festival   read more>>
GUK project creating positive impact for beneficiaries
Our Correspondent GAIBANDHA, Jan 23: A project entitled "Strengthen Civil   read more>>

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US urges coalitions against Iran's 'malign meddling'
DAVOS, Jan 23: The US wants to build more coalitions   read more>>
Russia presents info on missile US says violates pact
Moscow, Jan 23: The Russian military on Wednesday rolled out   read more>>
UK police warn about 'no-deal' Brexit
London, Jan 23: Britain's senior counter-terrorism police officer is warning   read more>>