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Tigers hand Proteas a cricket lesson By Other | Last Updated: 3rd June, 2019, 00:00

Bangladesh had a perfect start to their ICC World Cup 2019 campaign with a sensational 21-run triumph against South Africa in their opening encounter of the tournament at the Oval on Sunday. …

Tigers hand Proteas a cricket lesson

Eid journey faces disruption

Defying bad weather, thousands of holidaymakers continue to leave the capital on Sunday for their ancestral village homes to celebrate the Eid-ul-Fitr festival with their near and dear ones. The…


Momtazuddin no more

Prominent playwright Momtazuddin Ahmed passed away passed away at hospital in the capital on Sunday afternoon. He breathed his last at 3:38pm while undergoing treatment in Apollo Hospitals,…

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Road crashes kill 16 in three dists Road crashes kill 16 in three dists

At least 16 people were killed and 25 others injured in separate road accidents in Sirajganj, Sunamganj and Natore districts on Sunday. In Sirajganj, eight people were killed and three others…

Metropolis
90pc RMG workers get wages, bonuses 90pc RMG workers get wages, bonuses

Nearly 90 percent of readymade garment factories have paid wages and festival allowances to workers ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr, said President of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters’ Association…

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Sustainable Development, Poverty Eradication and Human Rights Sustainable Development, Poverty Eradication and Human Rights

Sustainable Development, poverty eradication and human rights are all intricately linked with each other. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) or the Agenda 2030 was adopted by the United Nations…

Business
Govt to take Tk 8.84bn loan to implement 150MW PP Govt to take Tk 8.84bn loan to implement 150MW PP

The government is likely to borrow Tk 8.84 billion (883.90 crore) from German based KfW IPEX-Bank for implementing a 150MW oil-based power plant, said officials concerned. The power division…

Asia
War with US would be a disaster as tensions mount: China War with US would be a disaster as tensions mount: China

SINGAPORE: Chinese defence minister Wei Fenghe criticised the United States on Sunday for its support for self-ruled Taiwan and for naval operations in the disputed South China Sea, but said conflict…

World
Trump urges Britain to go for no-deal Brexit Trump urges Britain to go 
for no-deal Brexit

LONDON: Britain should go for a no-deal Brexit with the EU and refuse to pay the agreed £39 billion (45 billion euros, $50 billion) divorce bill, US President Donald Trump told The Sunday Times…

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TV channels all set to celebrate Eid TV channels all set to celebrate Eid

The television channels of the country all set to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr through elaborate programmes. The channels will telecast special programmes like teleplays, drama serials, musical shows, children’s…

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Shakib proves a point Shakib proves
a point

Bangladesh ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan proved his worth with a brilliant half-century against South Africa in their opening ICC World Cup 2019 fixture at the Oval on Sunday. Shakib along…

My Districts
Holy Shab-e-Qadr observed in dists Holy Shab-e-Qadr observed in dists

The holy Shab-E-Qadr, the Night of Decree, was observed across the country with due religious fervour and solemnity. In Rangpur: The Muslim devotees observed the holy night of Shab-e-Qadr in…

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Cruise ship slams into Venice wharf as tourists flee Cruise ship slams into Venice wharf as tourists flee

VENICE: A massive cruise ship lost control as it docked in Venice on Sunday, crashing into the wharf and hitting a tourist boat after suffering an engine failure, reports AFP. Tourists on the…

Scitech
Assessing Telenor-Axiata bonding Assessing Telenor-Axiata bonding

A new discussion has begun on the future of the ownership of the operators of Bangladesh recently, after the news of the possible integration of Telenor and Axiata in several Asian countries. This…

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