Dhaka, Bangladesh

Fall back into the school year with books by, for and about teachers

Fall back into the school year with books by, for and about teachers

Shopping for new school supplies in the United States can't match the jubilation surrounding la

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Two new wonderlands, richly imagined and full of Peril

Two new wonderlands, richly imagined and full of Peril

One of the chief pleasures of children's books is the central role friendship so often plays - a

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'Fear' is flying off the shelves

Publisher Simon & Schuster released a statement on Monday saying

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Mobile phone payments playing significant role in helping cashless society

Mobile phone payments playing significant role in helping cashless society

Using technology to give vulnerable people card donations won't dehumanize them. But leaving the

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Authoritarianism is No.1 illness in Korean society

I have received university education in both Korea and the

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Can Seoul deal with NK nuke issue without China?

Can Seoul deal with NK nuke issue without China?

On May 31, when the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokeswoman Hua Chunying was asked about Chi

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Rohingyas creating eco-dangers

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Powered diplomacy

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Issues in Meghalaya

By K.K Paul

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Hike in gas price likely next week

Hike in gas price likely next week

The government is all set to hike gas prices next week. But the residential and commercial consumers will be spared from paying higher prices. The upward price revision will affect industrial consumers, power plants, fertilizer factories, captive power plants, and CNG refueling stations. Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) sources hinted at a price hike of up to 40 percent, reports UNB. The move comes at a time when the government started supplying high-cost imported LNG in national...  read more>>

Fake docs get reg

News Desk At least 12 people managed getting registration of  read more>>

Trial to continue despite Khaleda's absence: Court

A court in Dhaka on Thursday ordered that the trial  read more>>

Police foil leftist bid to besiege EC

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PM flies to London en route to NY today

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Tigers face India in super four today
Confident Bangladesh take on tournament favorite India in the opening   read more>>
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