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GUK Eye Hospital spread light to poor eye treatment in Bogura

GUK Eye Hospital spread light to poor eye treatment in Bogura

Guk Eye Hospital has spread the light for poor eye treatment in Bogura. For the past few years, eye

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11 foods to stay away if you want to lose weight fast

11 foods to stay away if you want to lose weight fast

(From previous issue) 4. Skip the Chips Anything fried, no matter what oil you use, is hard on t

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Find the children with Progeria

Find the children with Progeria

The Progeria Research Foundation (PRF; www.progeriaresearch.org), the lone organization in the world

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Food security: Recognition of non-governmental organizations’ contributions

Food security: Recognition of non-governmental organizations’ contributions

Food habits in Bangladesh are changing rapidly. With bread becoming a popular choice for breakfast a

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Democracy begins at home

By Arifa Noor

IN politics, the bigger story tends to overshadow the smaller,

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China breaks western debt stranglehold on world

By Peter Koenig

(From yesterday's issue) Only in 2019, the western mainstream media

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Fighting money laundering

By Shahriar Alam
Fighting money laundering

I am delighted to be present here at the Seminar on National Strategy for Prevention of Money Launde

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‘Innovation, coop’ key to GCC’s economic vitality

Writes Jumana Khamis

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) could become the sixth-largest economic

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Off the Track

Divine right to rule

Prafull Goradia

The more people, especially politicians, criticize the Congress party for

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Front Page

Gas blowout kills 7

19 also injured in the pipeline blast at Ctg bldg

News Report: Gas pipeline at a house in the city blew up Sunday in a massive blast that left seven people dead and 19 injured-days after a gas-cylinder explosion in Dhaka killed as many. Among the deceased are Nuril Islam, 31, of Ukhia under Cox'sBazar, Anne Barua, 40, head teacher of Patiya Meherati Govt Primary School, Juleka Khanam Farjana, 30, of Patharaghata, her son Atikur Rahman, 08, and Sukkur, 50. The injured include Arpita Nath, Sandya Nath, daughter of Kajal Nath of Rangunia, now under treatment at CMCH Burn Unit, Dorin Trisha Gomez, an assistant teacher of local Saint Jones Grammar School, Yusuf, Ismail,Abdul Hamid, Md. Arif, Sandya Rani Devi and Nazir Ahmed. The explosion occurred on the ground floor...  read more>>


PictorialA gas pipeline exploded at Patharghata in Chattogram city on Sunday, leaving  read more>>

UAE to reopen market to BD workers

PM assured

News Desk: Dubai, Nov 17: Manpower export to the United  read more>>

BNP letter to PM demands disclosure of deals with India

News Report: BNP on Sunday sent to Prime Minister Sheikh  read more>>

Some 29 lakh schoolchildren sit for their first public exams

News Desk: The Primary Education Completion (PEC) and Ebtedayee examinations  read more>>

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Global efforts needed to stop money laundering: Kamal
Terming money laundering and terrorist financing as a big threat   read more>>
Govt occupying power forcibly
News Desk: BNP secretary-general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alaimgir Sunday alleged   read more>>
Wait a week
A writ petition was filed with the High Court on   read more>>


'Onion price will drop soon'
News Report Agriculture Minister Dr Abdur Razzaque has said the   read more>>
DIA holds Student-Alumni Congress
Daffodil International Academy (DIA) organised the 'Student-Alumni Congress-2019' at Bijoy   read more>>
Govt to procure 50,000 tonnes of wheat
The government has taken a decision to procure some 50,000   read more>>


Tk 1346 crore tax collected in four days
News Report The Income Tax Fair-2019, which began across the   read more>>
US, China negotiators hold ‘constructive’ call on trade
BEIJING, Nov 17: China and United States had “constructive talks”   read more>>
Withdrawal of restrictions on credit cards for int’l purchase demanded
News Report Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS)   read more>>


Tigers begin practice with pink ball
Tigers begin practice  with pink ballSports Desk INDORE, Nov 17: Bangladesh started their practice with the pink ball at the Holkar Stad   read more>>
Afghans upset WI to level T20 series
Afghans upset WI to level T20 seriesLUCKNOW, Nov 17: Karim Janat came in from the cold to take a starring role Saturday as Afghanistan b   read more>>
Bangla Tigers suffer six-wicket defeat
Bangla Tigers, a Bangladeshi-owned franchise team, conceded six-wicket defeat in   read more>>

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Govt achieves tremendous success in different sectors
Our Correspondent GAIBANDHA, Nov 17: Speakers at a function here   read more>>
Launching social movement against drug stressed
Our Correspondent NARSINGDI, Nov 14: Speakers in the monthly Law   read more>>
Week-long income tax fair begins
RAJSHAHI, Nov 17: A week-long Income Tax Fair-2019 began here   read more>>

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