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Fake news on social media a great threat to country’s stability By Other | Last Updated: 25th April, 2018, 00:00

Fake and fabricated news that users in Bangladesh are sometimes spreading through the social media is posing a threat to the stability of the country. Cyber security experts say dishonest people…

Fake news on social media a great threat
to country’s stability

Why is Bangladesh booming?

Bangladesh has become one of Asia’s most remarkable and unexpected success stories in recent years. Once, one of the poorest regions of Pakistan, Bangladesh remained an economic basket…


Hamid sworn in as president for 2nd term

President Abdul Hamid was sworn in on Tuesday for a second consecutive term after parliament unanimously elected him the head of the state. Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury administered an oath…


Hasina gets Global Women’s Leadership Award

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been honoured with the Global Women’s Leadership Award for her outstanding contributions to women’s development in Bangladesh. She will receive the…

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DSHE seeks direct recruitment of teachers to 1,378 vacant posts DSHE seeks direct recruitment of teachers to 1,378 vacant posts

The Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) has proposed to directly appoint assistant teachers against the vacant posts instead of recruitment through Public Service Commission to resolve…

Editorial
Proactive Diplomacy and Rohingya Issue Proactive Diplomacy and Rohingya Issue

In a sudden move only one Rohingya family was taken back by Myanmar on Saturday 07 April 2018, from no man’s land between Bangladesh and Myanmar, which was seen by many as more of a mockery than…

Metropolis
Bangladesh, Indonesia have huge similarities Bangladesh, Indonesia have huge similarities

Indonesian Ambassador to Bangladesh Rina Prihtyasmiarsi Soemarno on Tuesday said her country and Bangladesh have huge similarities. She said: “Like Bangladesh, Indonesia is also a Muslim…

World
Russia, China urge UN nuke forum to save Iran deal Russia, China urge UN nuke forum to save Iran deal

GENEVA: Russia on Tuesday urged a United Nations nuclear disarmament forum to show its support for the “fragile” Iran nuclear accord by signing onto a statement, co-written by China, backing…

Culturetainment
Belal Chowdhury’s demise: Fall of a powerful star in Bengali literature Belal Chowdhury’s demise: Fall of a powerful star in Bengali literature

The country has lost a powerful poet on Tuesday after the demise of Belal Chowdhury. A pall of gloom has descended upon the literary arena of Bangladesh at the demise of eminent poet Belal Chowdhury.…

My Districts
Call for making World Immunisation Day successful Call for making World Immunisation 
Day successful

NARSINGDI: Speakers at an advocacy meeting here on Tuesday underscored the need for a concerted effort to make the 18th World Immunization Day (April 24-30) a complete success in the greater interest…

Winner
Razzak’s fifer put South in control Razzak’s fifer put South in control

South Zone put table-topper North Zone under pressure on the first day of the Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) sixth round match after South Zone’s rampant spinners caused havoc with the ball…

Business
RMG makers for withdrawal of source tax RMG makers for 
withdrawal of 
source tax

The country’s apparel makers on Tuesday demanded withdrawal of source tax on ready-made garment (RMG) exports and bringing down the corporate tax to 10 percent from existing 12 percent in the…

Post-logue
How Long Ocean World Could Endure Pollution? How Long Ocean World Could 
Endure Pollution?

Two-thirds area of this world is covered with water. In this ever expanding universe our galaxy is one of the trillions of galaxies where our solar system is one of other billions of solar systems.…

Biz Capital
Steps taken to make Ctg port business-friendly Steps taken to make Ctg port business-friendly

Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) Chairman Commodore Zulfiqur Aziz said that initiatives have been taken following the strategic master plan of the port for developing it as a business community-friendly…

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