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Daily Archives: July 31, 2019

Game dedicated to Kulasekara

Sri Lanka Cricket dedicated the game to its right-arm pacer Nuwan Kulasekara. The 37-year old had announced his retirement last Thursday while the Lankans were...

Solar-powered water supply network opens for Rohingyas

One of the world’s largest humanitarian solar water systems was inaugurated on Wednesday by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and partner organization Japan...

Drought hampers aman cultivation, jute rotting in Satkhira

Aman cultivation and jute rotting are being severely hampered in seven upazilas of Satkhira district, as an acute, drought-like situation has been prevailing this...

Court invalid DIG Mizanur’s bail plea

A Dhaka court has denied the bail petition of suspended Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of police Mizanur Rahman in a corruption case. Dhaka Senior Special...

AL income increases for sixth year in a row in 2018

Awami League’s income increased for the sixth year in a row last year, according to the party’s annual financial report for 2018. The party fund...

BNP urges govt to turn hospitals into dengue centers

Senior BNP leader Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain has urged the government to turn some hospitals into dengue centres on emergency basis so that affected people...

RAB arrests 3 suspected Terrorist in Dhaka

The Rapid Action Batalion (RAB) has arrested three suspected members of the banned militant outfits – Hizb-ut-Tahrir and Ansar al-Islam – in separate drives...

Social media has responsibility in preventing rumors

Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud has said social media, including Facebook and Twitter, has a responsibility in preventing rumors. “I have already talked to the...

Savar Tannery Industrial Estate will be completed by next year

Industries Secretary Md Abdul Halim has assured the tanners that there will be no shortage of salt to preserve and process leather during Eid-ul-Azha...

Young Tigers beat India

Bangladesh under-19 team’s English campaign has been yielding more success as the young Tigers beat India by two wickets in the Tri-nation under-19 tournament...