Dhaka, Bangladesh
Op-ed

Rights in the age of big data

Apar Gupta
Rights in the age of big data

"What do judges know that we cannot teach a computer?" There is a substantial public sentime

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Political crisis in Catalan 'costs Spain €1 billion'

By Harrison Jones

SPAIN's economy minister believes the Catalan crisis has cost the

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Tens of thousands of households will have to give up cars with zero-growth policy

Christopher Tan

From next February, motorists will have to contend with zero-growth

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EDITORIAL

Smart Grid Technology for electricity sufficiency

The need for electricity will rise astronomically once more industries

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Deficit in German politics

Writes Helmut K Anheier
Deficit in German politics

Few people outside Germany are familiar with the caricature of themselves that many Germans hold in

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Pains of singing paeans

The old adage of ‘flattery will get you anywhere’ may

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Rohingya repatriation delayed: Official

Rohingya repatriation delayed: Official

Bangladesh has delayed the repatriation of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Myanmar, set to start on Tuesday, because the process of compiling and verifying the list of people to be sent back is incomplete, a senior Bangladesh official said, reports Reuters. The decision comes as tensions have risen in camps holding hundreds of thousands of refugees, some of whom are opposing their transfer back to Myanmar because of lack of security guarantees. Myanmar agreed earlier this month to receive the Rohingya refugees at two reception centres and a temporary camp near its border with...  read more>>

Pictorial

PictorialTeachers of non-govt primary schools continuing sit-in programme in front of the  read more>>

No poll keeping leaders, activists in jail: BNP

BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Monday warned  read more>>

Nahid's PO, ministry staff arrested: Minister

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Monday said the personal officer  read more>>

Pictorial

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Govt still shut down as Senate fails to clinch deal
WASHINGTON, Jan 22: A US government shutdown will enter its   read more>>
Govt plans to slash tax rate: planning minister
Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Monday said that government   read more>>
PM releases stamp on Int'l Customs Day
Bangladesh Post Office has released a commemo-rative postage stamp, a   read more>>

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METROPOLIS
13.92 cr people enjoy safe water facility
Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperative Minister Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain   read more>>
Workshop on Linking Urbanising Deltas held
A day-long workshop on Linking Urbanising Deltas of the World   read more>>
National Training Day today
The 22nd National Training Day will be observed today through   read more>>

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HOME
People don’t want to see BNP in power: Hanif
KUSHTIA, Jan 22: Awami League Joint General Secretary Mahbub-ul-Alam Hanif   read more>>
Family members of ex-JCD leader under attack
Family members of  ex-JCD leader under attackNews Report The family members of a former student leader of Bangladesh Jatiotabadi Chatra Dal and   read more>>
Holistic support needed for human trafficking victims
Our Correspondent NAOGAON, Jan 22: Speakers at a review meeting   read more>>

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INTERNATIONAL
Abbas seeks EU support for Palestinians amid row with US
BRUSSELS, Jan 22: Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas will seek EU   read more>>