Dhaka, Bangladesh

What's your employability quotient?

What's your employability quotient?

A couple of weeks ago, I attended a career fest organised by the NHRD Network at Mumbai. The theme o

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"Develop an entrepreneurial spirit"

"Develop an  entrepreneurial spirit"

The affable smile on his face belies the innumerable responsibilities BVR Mohan Reddy has shouldered

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At a crossroads of choice

Build on your strengths to face situations positively. Two roads

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Understanding the slowdown

Investments-led growth can reverse the situation but the policy response

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Can India ignore the Rohingya crisis?

Over 379,000 Rohingyas have fled Myanmar to neighbouring Bangladesh. India

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Asean’s golden jubilee: 50 things about Asean countries you probably didn’t know

Ten countries, several ethnicities, dozens of fables, scores of cultural

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The UN and humanity

The 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly has

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Say sorry for sari

Freebies help win elections. Like it or not, true or

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Comments & Analyses-II

The waste bomb is ticking for India

Though a surreal spectacle, the garbage avalanche that killed two

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Traffic system in a mess

The capital's messy traffic management system is left to be

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Front Page

US pledges $32m for Rohingya refugees

Int'l aids pouring in

The United States will provide nearly $32 million for humanitarian assistance to Rohingya Muslims displaced by sectarian violence in Myanmar, report agencies. The announcement by the State Department comes a day after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said she did not expect US President Donald Trump to help her with the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees who have escaped to Bangladesh. The money aid would address the need of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh as well as those internally displaced in Myanmar's troubled Rakhine state, said a statement on Wednesday. The new funding brings US humanitarian aid for refugees and displaced persons to nearly $95 million in the current fiscal. "It reflects the US commitment to help address the unprecedented magnitude...  read more>>


PictorialRohingya refugees struggle to get aid in a camp in Cox's Bazar  read more>>

Suu Kyi's award suspended by UK union

Suu Kyi's award suspended by UK unionOne of Britain's largest trade unions has suspended an award given to  read more>>

Earn peoples' trust by attitude, behaviour

PM asks party men

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US urges Myanmar to address rights abuse allegations

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PM shocked at loss of lives in Mexico quake
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Tk 40cr allocated for construction of roads in Rohingya camps
The government has allocated Taka 40 crore for construction of   read more>>
‘Showcase Malaysia’ begins in city today
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Bangladesh achieves response capability to mitigate cyber-attacks
Bangladesh has achieved response capability of Computer Security Incident Response   read more>>


4G mobile service in December: Tarana
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Tigers vs SA tour match from today
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Bayern blank Schalke
MUNICH, Sept 20: James Rodriguez opened his account for Bayern   read more>>

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Youths, journalists pledge to prevent child marriage
RANGPUR, Sept 20: Youths, adolescents and journalists at a dialogue   read more>>

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