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Daily Archives: August 17, 2019

IVM necessary to fight dengue: DNCC Mayor

Underscoring the importance of public awareness against mosquito breeding, Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam on Saturday said Integrated Vector Management (IVM)...

Minor boy slaughtered in Kishoreganj

A two-year-old boy was slaughtered over a land dispute in Austagram upazila on Saturday morning. The deceased was identified as Md Wasim, son of Abdul...

One of 2 missing siblings found dead in Jamuna

Police recovered the body of a school boy on Saturday morning, a day after he along with his brother went missing in the Jamuna...

Dengue outbreak: 76 undergoing treatment in Sirajgang

A total of 76 dengue patients are now undergoing treatment at hospitals in Sirajganj district, according to authorities. Civil Surgeon Dr Jahidul Islam confirmed the...

US stocks end turbulent week with broad gains

You're not the only one confused about where the economy is headed. Just look at the stock market, where perplexed investors have been sending...

US tells Congress of plans to sell F-16 fighters to Taiwan

The Trump administration has informed Congress it plans to sell F-16 fighters worth $8 billion to Taiwan. That move  will inflame already high tensions...

Gazipur’s ex-acting mayor Karim joins BNP

bdul Karim, former acting-mayor of Gazipur municipality, along with his around a hundred followers joined BNP on Saturday. Karim formally joined BNP by presenting a...

3-member body formed to probe Mirpur slum fire

A three-member probe committee was formed on Saturday to investigate Friday’s fire at a slum in the city’s Mirpur-7area. Ershad Hossain, duty officer at Fire...

Computer outage causes gigantic lines at US airports

Airports around the United States are experiencing delays in processing international travelers, because of a nationwide outage of U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP)...

Wholesale merchants won’t sell rawhide if tanners keep dues unpaid

The wholesale merchants at Lalbagh's Posta in Old Dhaka have announced not to sell rawhide to the tannery owners if their previous dues are...