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Hassle-free Eid journey By Other | Last Updated: 25th June, 2017, 00:00

Eid holidaymakers enjoyed almost hassle-free journeys to their destinations on Saturday as long-distance traffic was normal on highways in the country. No severe gridlocks were created…

Hassle-free Eid journey

17 killed in Rangpur road accident

At least 17 people were killed and nine others critically injured in a road accident at Kolabari on Dhaka-Rangpur highway in Pirganj upazila early Saturday. The dead were identified as…


Dhaka turns empty

The usually hustling and bustling Dhaka has entered into a brief period of tranquillity as millions of the dwellers have started heading home to celebrate the Eid-ul-Fitr. Thin traffic…


President, PM to exchange greetings on Eid day

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will exchange greetings with people from all walks of life, including party leaders and workers, judges and foreign diplomats on the occasion…

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Tourism set for rebound on Eid vacation Tourism set for rebound on Eid vacation

The country’s tourism industry is all set for a rebound during the Eid holidays as hundreds of holidaymakers are expected to throng tourist spots across the country during the period.

Metropolis
Makeshift shops look to be ‘good’ places for ‘cheap’ shopping! Makeshift shops look
to be ‘good’ places for
‘cheap’ shopping!

Though regular malls are always in the limelight during every Eid, the makeshift shops on footpaths and open spaces in the capital are also doing a brisk business pulling huge customers, both the middle-class…

Eid Special
Eid? Let’s Celebrate! Eid? Let’s Celebrate!

A TVC (TV Commercial) fascinates me because of its bizarre trick. The young mother offers laddu (a traditional sweet item across the subcontinent) to her baby daughter. The daughter refuses citing…

Sun Extra
Traffic get slow on Dhaka-Tangail road Traffic get slow on Dhaka-Tangail road

Gazipur: Traffic was seen moving slowly on Dhaka-Tangail Highway on Saturday due to heavy pressure of vehicles ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr, reports UNB. Besides, a road accident in Mirzapur…

Editorial
Essence and Teachings of Eid-ul-Fitr Essence and Teachings
of Eid-ul-Fitr

The word Eid comes from Arabic; which means frequent coming. Again Eid denotes happiness, joy and pleasure. Again the social connotation of Eid directs to festival. Eid-ul-Fitr is the festival of breaking…

World
Qatar receives list of demands as Gulf crisis worsens Qatar receives list of demands as Gulf crisis worsens

DOHA: Qatar on Saturday confirmed it had received a 13-point list of demands from Saudi-led allies in a major escalation of the ongoing diplomatic crisis in the Gulf, report AFP and BBC.

Culturetainment
Celebrities come up with Eid specials Celebrities come up with Eid specials

Popular celebrities of the country come up with different Eid specials.     Actor Zahid Hasan comes up with ‘Harbal love’ a mono drama, that will be aired on…

Winner
Australia confirm ‘pre-Bangladesh tour’ camp Australia confirm ‘pre-Bangladesh tour’ camp

Australia have finalised preparations for their next Test assignment on Saturday, they’ll complete a week-long camp in Darwin ahead of their Qantas Tour of Bangladesh in August, according to…

My Districts
Eid fever grips Rangpur region Eid fever grips Rangpur region

RANGPUR: As a result of improvement in economic conditions after driving away ‘monga’, the common people are preparing to celebrate the Eid-ul-Fitr festivity in the ‘poverty-prone’…

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‘CIA knew in August that Putin sought to boost Trump’ ‘CIA knew in August that Putin sought to boost Trump’

WASHINGTON: The CIA had top-level intelligence last August that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally ordered an operation to help Donald Trump win the US presidential race, the Washington Post…

Business
Bangladesh holds great potential for smarphones Bangladesh holds great potential 
for smarphones

Bangladesh has a potential market of smartphone as most of the users are young and the number is on increase. In fact, the youth makes up around 80 percent of all target customers. These young groups…

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