Dhaka, Bangladesh

US or Russia: Which is a better ally for Turkey?

By Sinem Cengiz

There is an old saying in Turkey: "The Turk has

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Bangladesh can become aviation hub

By Imtiaz Ahmed
Bangladesh can become aviation hub

Twee Min Wang, Singapore Airlines General Manager for Bangladesh, in an interview with The News Tod

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Why hasn't the UK banned this far-right purveyor of hate speech?

By Rupa Huq

Theresa May has a record of barring entry to extremists.

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Agonising wait for buses

The public transport system is indeed in a real mess

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Africa’s manmade water crisis

Write Asit K Biswas and Cecilia Tortajada
Africa’s manmade water crisis

About a decade ago, at a meeting of South African mayors convened by Lindiwe Hendricks, South Africa

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They are getting lonelier

Writes Shaadaab S. Bakht

It seemed the attackers were sculpted from the twisted bones

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Fornt Page

Don't let country plunge into post-'75 era: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasinaon Saturday urged all to stay alert so that the country must not plunge into the post-1975 dark era, reports UNB. "We must not plunge into danger ... we all must remain alert so that we don't step into the post-1975 dark era," she said. The prime minister was addressing a discussion at the auditorium of Krishibid Institution, Bangladesh here in the afternoon. Bangladesh Awami League organised the discussion on the occasion of Amar Ekushey and the International Mother Language Day. Sheikh Hasina, also the president of the ruling Awami League, said there is a section of people living in Bangladesh inheriting Pakistani souls. "We have to save the people of Bangladesh from such elements....this is my...  read more>>


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Air pollution worsening

Air pollution in the city is worsening day by day  read more>>

9th anniv of BDR carnage today

The 9th anniversary of the atrocious carnage at Pilkhana BDR  read more>>

Hearing on Khaleda's bail pleas today

The High Court is set to hear on Sunday a  read more>>

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EU Council sits tomorrow
The European Union is likely to come up with "restrictive   read more>>
Thugs control unsafe jar water business in city
A thriving criminal-political network is in overdrive in the drinking   read more>>
Ex-army man shot dead
COMILLA, Feb 24: A retired army person was gunned down   read more>>


Bangladesh students showcase excellence in Japanese speech contest
Young Japanese language learners impressed the audience with their unique   read more>>
In-depth reporting on violation of tobacco control laws stressed
RANGPUR, Feb 24: Anti-tobacco campaigners at a workshop here on   read more>>
Cancer affects 13,000 children in country every year
Paediatricians at an international conference on Sunday said 13,000 children   read more>>


BB’s sharecropper scheme empowers rural women
The life of Lutfa Begum was not easy like now   read more>>
Garlic farming getting popularity in Barind region
RAJSHAHI, Feb 24: Direct-seeded garlic cultivation is getting popularity among   read more>>
Economic prospects boosts crab farming in Cox’s Bazar
CHITTAGONG, Feb 24: Economic prospects appeared to have boosted crab   read more>>


Fishermen demanded to free Kumri Beel
Our Correspondent TANGAIL, Feb 24: Fishermen demanded freeing of the   read more>>
'Bangabandhu Chair' to be set up at BRUR
RANGPUR, Feb 24: The 'Bangabandhu Chair' will be set up   read more>>
Mass killing ground lying neglected
A Correspondent BAGERHAT, Feb 24: A mass killing ground and   read more>>

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