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Gas tariff hiked by 33pc By Other | Last Updated: 1st July, 2019, 00:00

The natural gas tariff has increased by 32.8 percent on average against the proposals to hike it by 80 percent from different distribution companies. The fresh tariff, including the domestic…

Gas tariff hiked by 33pc

England keep their semis hope alive

BIRMINGHAM: Jonny Bairstow hit a hundred before Chris Woakes starred as England ended India’s unbeaten run at this World Cup with a 31-run win on Sunday to once again leave semi-final qualification…


India no more safe for fugitive militants

Most our wanted criminals, including the militants, flee to India and hide their considering it to be a safe haven. But the situation has now changed and many of these fugitives have been arrested…


Third anniv of Holey Artisan café attack today

Today marks the third anniversary of the barbaric militant attack at Holey Artisan café in the capital’s Gulshan area. On the evening of July 1, 2016, five young men armed with…

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168 Bangladeshi workers stuck in Dubai without wages 168 Bangladeshi workers stuck in Dubai without wages

Dozens of blue-collar Bangladeshi workers at a factory in Dubai are preparing to sue their employer, as he has not paid them in months, reports UNB. They are among a group of 300 workers stuck…

Metropolis
Tree fair draws huge plant lovers Tree fair draws huge
plant lovers

The fairground at Agargoan has become a fiesta of leaf, plants, fruits and flowers as a large number of stalls displayed their plants. A large number of visitors thronged the National Tree Fair…

Sun Extra
HC orders formation of committee to check unnecessary C-sections HC orders formation
of committee to check unnecessary C-sections

The High Court (HC) on Sunday ordered the authorities concerned to form a committee involving specialists and stakeholders within a month to formulate a guideline within six months, aiming to prevent…

Editorial
SDGs, Climate Change and Human Rights in Bangladesh SDGs, Climate Change and 
Human Rights in Bangladesh

The achievements of the ‘Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)’ have encouraged the people around the world that they need to go further to end hunger, achieve full gender equality, improve…

Business
Bangladesh targets higher rank Bangladesh targets higher rank

Bangladesh is likely to improve its position significantly in the World Bank’s global Ease of Doing Business Index in 2020 as the government has made impressive progress in most of the indicators…

Asia
Modi calls for water conservation push as drought hits crops Modi calls for water conservation push as drought hits crops

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday pushed for greater grassroots water conservation efforts amid concerns weak monsoon rains would push millions of drought-hit people to the edge…

World
UN chief urges action to avert climate change ‘catastrophe’ UN chief urges action to avert climate change ‘catastrophe’

ABU DHABI: UN chief Antonio Guterres said climate-related devastation was striking the planet on a weekly basis and warned Sunday that urgent action must be taken to avoid a catastrophe, reports AFP.…

Culturetainment
Happy birthday, Jaya Ahsan Happy birthday, Jaya Ahsan

Today is the birthday of celebrated actress Jaya Ahsan.  Her fans, friends, and well-wishers from around the world have sent their congratulatory messages to the artiste as she turns another year…

Winner
Tigers back in business Tigers back in business

Bangladesh National Cricket Team returned to business as they began their preparation for the ‘do or die’ match against India after a five days break on Sunday. Bangladesh players…

My Districts
Sylhet-Akhaura route has 13 rail bridges with ‘Dead Stop’ sign Sylhet-Akhaura route has 13 rail bridges with ‘Dead Stop’ sign

SYLHET: At least 13 rail bridges with ‘Dead Stop’ signs are being used on 179-kilometre Sylhet-Akhaura route, leaving thousands of passengers vulnerable to accidents, reports UNB. A…

Scitech
Cyber challenges in FI Cyber challenges in FI

The financial institutes (FI) have been evolving facing intense pressure from demanding customers to offer more comfortable services in the last couple of years. At the same time bankers need…

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