Dhaka, Bangladesh

Pia's Free-Fall

Pia's Free-Fall

The last time we discovered that the national flag carrier, the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA

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The Case of the New York Route

Without any warning came the proclamation that the Pakistan International

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Young Again: How One Cell Turns Back Time

Young Again: How One Cell Turns Back Time

None of us was made from scratch. Every human being develops from the fusion of two cells, an egg an

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Saudi Prince's Revolution Is the Real Arab Spring

By Zev Chafets

When Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia rounded

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Three ways to transform SMEs

By Henry Kwek and Tan Khee Giap

It's not just about costs. More industry clusters, embracing digitalisation

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Embedding the army in politics

By Latha Jishnu

EVERYONE wants an army tank these days. Or an RCL

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Safe internet use for kids

How safe is the Internet world for youngsters in Bangladesh?

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Resilient in the face of terror

Writes Michael Jansen
Resilient in the face of terror

Syrians living in cities, towns and villages occupied by Daesh had many ways of dealing with the cul

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No one discusses love

Writes Shaadaab S. Bakht

In not many places love is discussed. It is human

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Keep up pressure on Myanmar

PM to Int'l community, UN

Keep up pressure on Myanmar

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday reiterated her call to the international community, including the United Nations, to maintain the pressure on the Myanmar government for taking back their nationals from Bangladesh, reports UNB. She made the call when Under Secretary of the UN Fekitamoeloa Katoa Utoikamanu met her at her office. PM's press secretary Ihsanul Karim briefed reporters after the meeting. "Keep up the pressure on Myanmar to take back their nationals," he quoted the Prime Minister as saying. Ihsanul Karim also said the Prime Minister mentioned about the sufferings...  read more>>

Pope in Myanmar preaches forgiveness

Pope in Myanmar preaches forgivenessYANGON, Nov 29: Pope Francis urged Myanmar's long-suffering ethnic minorities to resist  read more>>

Pope due today

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PictorialDust pollution in the city posing severe health hazard to the city  read more>>

Section 57 of ICT Act to go: Inu

Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu has signalled that the controversial  read more>>

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Int'l community's key role in Rohingya repatriation sought
Migration experts and civil society members, both from home and   read more>>
RAB expands raid on C'nawabganj's Alatali Char
RAB has expanded its operation at the 'militant hideout' on   read more>>
HRW asks for new trials of BDR mutiny
The Bangladesh government should agree to new trials meeting international   read more>>


Int’l leaders urged to resolve Rohingya crisis
Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Professor Md Akhtaruzzaman Wedneday urged the   read more>>
Digital Security Act to ensure freedom of speech: Anisul
Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Huq Wednesday said   read more>>
JS body for ‘Kabi Nazrul Institute’ instead of Nazrul Institute
The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Cultural Affairs Ministry on Wednesday   read more>>


Tax offices face rush of taxpayers
With the submission of tax return closing today (Thursday), tax   read more>>
BB asks FBL board to tackle liquidity crisis
Bangladesh Bank (BB) today asked the new board of directors   read more>>
OECD sees global growth accelerating but unsecure
PARIS, Nov 29: The world economy should see growth accelerate   read more>>


Debutant Onik's four-for knocks out Ctg Vikings
Debutant Onik's four-for  knocks out Ctg VikingsCHITTAGONG, Nov 29: Chittagong Vikings made their early exit from the last four race of the seven-te   read more>>
Bale leads Real into next round of Copa
MADRID, Nov 29: Gareth Bale needed only a few minutes   read more>>
Tamim guides Comilla to crush Khulna
CHITTAGONG, Nov 29: Comilla Victorians crushed the table topper Khulna   read more>>

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Call to preserve mass Babla Bon grave in Rajshahi
SHREERAMPUR, Nov 29: Speakers at a discussion here called for   read more>>
4.87-lakh tonnes wheat production target in Rangpur
RANGPUR, Nov 29: The Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) has   read more>>
Science-minded men can flourish their innovative talent
GODAGARI, Nov 29: Speakers at a function laid stress on   read more>>

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