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Daily Archives: August 2, 2019

Chittagong Port moves 6 notches up in container-handling

Chittagong Port, the country’s main seaport, has advanced six notches in container-handling in the 2019 edition of Lloyd’s List. According to the Lloyd’s List survey...

Pregnant woman dies of dengue in city

An eight month pregnant woman died of dengue at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) early Friday, the hospital sources said. Maliha Mahfuz Anya, 27,...

Thakurgaon road crash death toll rises to 10

The death toll to head-on collision between two buses in Thakurgaon rose to 10. The deceased were identified as Mostafa, 42, Mansura Begum, 35, Abdur...

Saudi Arabia allows women to travel without male ‘guardian’

Saudi Arabia will allow women to travel abroad without approval from a male “guardian”, the government said Thursday, ending a restriction that drew international...

Japan urges Myanmar to take “more strenuous efforts” to repatriate Rohingyas

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono has urged the Myanmar government to take “more strenuous efforts” to take Rohingyas back from Bangladesh to their place...

US formally withdraws from nuclear pact with Russia

The United States formally withdrew from a landmark nuclear missile pact with Russia on Friday after determining that Moscow was in violation of the...

Brazilian winger joins Zenit from Barca

Brazilian winger Malcom has joined Zenit St Petersburg from Barcelona in a 40m euro (£36.5m) deal. The 22-year-old scored four goals in 24 appearances for...

Saifuddin wants to be back in action

Within two years of his debut in international cricket, Mohammad Saifuddin was close to becoming an integral part of Bangladesh’s limited-overs set-up. But an old...

Stalker Sajeeb killed bride’s father to take revenge

Stalker Sajeed Ahmed Rocky killed bride's father Tula Mia at wedding in city's Mogbazar to take revenge. Sajeeb gave his confessional statement before Dhaka Metropolitan...

Dhaka’s rail link with Gaibandha to resume before Eid: Minister

Railways Minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan on Friday said rail route connecting the capital and eight northern districts via Gaibandha will be restored before...