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Dhaka,  Fri,  06 May 2016
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May 6, 2016, 2:29 pm
Gold was set to post its biggest weekly decline in six weeks on Friday as the US dollar firmed ahead of the US non-farm payrolls report that could provide clues about the Federal Reserve's monetary policy. A strong payrolls number could
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May 6, 2016, 1:04 pm
The ringleader of a pirate gang was killed in a reported gunfight between his cohorts and members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) at Mrigmari of the Sundarbans in Mongla upazila of Bagerhat district on Friday. The deceased was identified as Alam
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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has informed the Jatiya Sangsad (parliament) that 31 per cent progress has been achieved in the implementation of Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project (PMBP). Various activities are now
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The yields from both government treasury bills and bonds started to rise from April after more than two years, ending frustrations of banks concerned. People familiar with the development said the government borrowing began rising in recent months leading to hike
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A Jubo League activist was shot dead by unidentified miscreants in Sarkar Hat area of Hathazari upazila in Chittagong district on Thursday night. The deceased was identified as Nure Elahi Jewel, 32, supporter of Awami League (AL)-backed candidate Nurul Afsar, according to a news agency report. Md Ismail, officer-in-charge of Hathazari Police Station, said Thursday was the last day of electioneering ahead
The two-day Muscle Mania Bodybuilding Competition began in the city on Thursday, reports UNB. A total of 40 bodybuilders from different clubs and gymnasiums are taking part in six weight categories--60, 65, 70, 75, 80 and 80+ kgs--of the competitions at the NSC Tower auditorium. The final round of the competition will be held today (Friday). The super-excellent round of the meet with
North Korea kicked off the first congress of its ruling Workers' Party in 36 years on Friday, with Kim Jong Un expected to further consolidate his control over a country that has grown increasingly isolated over its pursuit of nuclear weapons. Ahead of the event, secretive North Korea trumpeted "miraculous results" and said advances in nuclear and ballistic missile developments were "the greatest gifts" for the rare party congress, but little of substance was revealed. On Friday morning, foreign journalists invited to ...
An unmanned SpaceX rocket on Friday blasted off from Florida to put a communications satellite into orbit, with the launch vehicle's main-stage booster set to attempt a quick return landing on a floating platform at sea. A company webcast showed the 23-story-tall Falcon 9 rocket soaring off a seaside launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 1:21 a.m. EDT. Perched atop the booster was the JCSAT-14 satellite, owned by Tokyo-based telecommunications company SKY Perfect JSAT Corp, a new customer for ...
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Dhaka, May 5: Bangladesh off-cutter sensation Mustafizur Rahamn, who is mesmerising the world cricket fraternity with magical bowling action from
Ganajagaran Mancha has hailed the Supreme Court (SC) verdict upholding the death penalty for war criminal and Jamaat-e-Islami leader Motiur Rahman Nizami, reports bdnews24.com. Mancha spokesperson Imran H Sarker said the scrapping of Nizami's review plea against his death sentence brought to an end the 'hopeless' situation created by the 'unnecessary delays' in bringing to justice Bangladesh's war criminals. The SC verdict on Thursday will also pave the way for banning Jamaat-e-Islami, the party which actively opposed the Liberation War in 1971, Sarker ...

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ISSUES DECLINED88

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ISLAMIBANK23.0025.3023.0025.3010.00
UNITEDAIR5.205.705.305.709.62
SPCL95.60105.1095.50104.509.31
BSC292.10317.60317.60317.608.73
CONFIDCEM80.5088.0080.5087.408.57
ECABLES139.90153.60142.90150.907.86
DOREENPWR52.6057.4053.2056.707.80
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GEMINISEA954.90973.00883.50886.70-7.14
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EASTRNLUB1357.101388.001282.101287.90-5.10
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USD78.9577.94
GBP118.00117.96
EUR83.7883.75
Chinese Yuan12.2412.24
HK Dollar10.21819.8929
Singapore dollar63.618659.877
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SILVER 20.70 (US $/oz)-1.9%
COPPER 7,12 (US$/mt) -0.7%
CRUDE OIL 93.20 (USD/bbl.) -1.7%
COTTON # 278.85 (USc/lb)0.9%
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PALM OIL823.96 (USD/MTon)3.4%
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