Dhaka, Bangladesh

Gravity's engines: The other side of Black Holes

Gravity's engines:  The other side of  Black Holes

A black hole is creation's end point, a one-way exit from the universe, an enclosed region of

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Why a hotter world will mean more extinctions

By Bryan Walsh
Why a hotter world will mean more extinctions

The end of last week saw the carbon concentrations in the atmosphere finally pass the 400-part-per

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Making a fist of it

THE appendage at the end of a human being's arm

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Legitimacy of the basic structure

By Suhrith Parthasarathy
Legitimacy of the  basic structure

It has now been more than 45 years since the Supreme Court ruled in Kesavananda Bharati v. State o

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Faith should be no barrier to schools teaching respect for LGBT rights

By Masuma Rahim
Faith should be no barrier to schools  teaching respect  for LGBT rights

Some parents may not be happy about it, but programmes like No Outsiders are important and should

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A grave threat to freedoms

By I.A. Rehman

By approving the proposal for a law to stifle the

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Ensure toxin-free milk for all

A spine-chilling report published in an English daily on Monday

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Equality for women in the armed forces

Writes Shatarupa Dasgupta

Free human beings have a dignity that deserves respect from

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Davos must go for reform to meet its objectives

Writes Mohamed A. El-Erian

I do not attend the annual meeting of the World

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DUCSU election Mar 11

Voting in residential halls, finally

DUCSU election Mar 11

News Report Pro-government students hailed while their rivals still stuck to their plea for deferment for creating a congenial atmosphere as March 11 was announced Monday as the date for DUCSU elections. As per decision unveiled with the schedule for holding the long-overdue elections to Dhaka University Central Student Union (DUCSU) and its hall unions, the voting will, finally, take place at the polling booths in respective residential halls of the varsity. Chief Returning Officer Prof Mahfuzur...  read more>>

PM may visit UAE, Germany Feb 14-19

News Desk Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina may have a bilateral  read more>>

Freelancers free to do coaching

HC ban applies to teachers doing coaching business

The High Court (HC) on Monday said teachers, who are  read more>>

Pay Tk 344,000 per head

Cabinet endorses hajj package for pilgrims

News Desk The cabinet on Monday approved the National Hajj  read more>>

Milk contamination

HC orders action against culprits

News Desk The High Court on Monday directed the authorities  read more>>

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Safe Internet drive launched
Mazharul Islam Mitchel The government has launched a massive drive   read more>>
BD, India can work together to combat natural disaster: PM
BD, India can work together to combat natural disaster: PMNews Report Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday underscored the need for working together by Ban   read more>>
Mirpur roadside illegal bazaars bulldozed
Mirpur roadside illegal bazaars bulldozedNews Report Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) on Monday conducted an eviction drive in Mirpur-1,   read more>>


Highest mobile malware infections in Bangladesh
Bangladesh is on top of the countries having the risk   read more>>
UPM scientist meets DU VC
Dr Santo Banerjee, a scientist of University Putra Malaysia (UPM),   read more>>
7 lakh street children need care
News Desk Around seven lakh street children in the country   read more>>


Stocks extend losses as major sector slump
News Report Stocks continued to fall for the second straight   read more>>
China upbeat on US trade talks
BEIJING, Feb 11: China struck an upbeat note on Monday   read more>>
Google extends chip-making efforts in Bengaluru
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 11: Alphabet Inc’s Google has hired more   read more>>


Barca fail to score, Real 6 points back
SPAIN, Feb 11: Barcelona needed goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen to   read more>>
Ronaldo inspires Juve win, Milan advance
ROME, Feb 11: Cristiano Ronaldo had a hand in all   read more>>
Inter-versity Badminton
The 4th Inter-University Badminton Tournament will begin on February 15   read more>>

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Satkhira's ‘jujube’ to go to Denmark, Middle East markets
News Desk SATKHIRA, Feb 11: The commercial cultivation of jujube,   read more>>
Students can help stop violence against children
RANGPUR, Feb 11: Academics and development experts at a meeting   read more>>
Saraswati Puja celebrated in Ctg
CHATTOGRAM, Feb 11: Members of the Hindu community on Sunday   read more>>

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Opposition parties corrupt, people standing with Modi: BJP leader
Jamshedpur, Feb 11: BJP national secretary Arun Singh said that   read more>>
'IMF stands ready to support Pakistan,' says IMF
Dubai, Feb 11: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday met   read more>>
Crown prince launches mega tourism projects
AL-ULA, Saudi Arabia, Feb11: Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin   read more>>