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Dhaka,  Wed,  04 May 2016
May 4, 2016, 7:21 pm
NEW DELHI, May 4 (PTI): Admitting that steel industry in India, one of the fastest growing steel producing nations, is passing through "stress" for some time due to rising imports, Government today assured Rajya Sabha that it will take all
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May 4, 2016, 7:21 pm
HOUSTON, May 4 (Reuters): The rout in crude prices is snowballing into one of the biggest avalanches in the history of corporate America, with 59 oil and gas companies now bankrupt after this week's filings for creditor protection by Midstates
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US-based Excelerate has started its work for construction of Bangladesh's first LNG terminal at Moheshkhali island in the Bay of Bengal. "Excelerate Energy Bangladesh Ltd is now carrying out geophysical works
The central bank has started activities regarding adjustment of the banks' overexposure on 'case to case' basis to bring down the exposure within the limit in the stipulated timeframe without selling any shares, officials said. In this regard, the Bangladesh Bank
Dhaka, May 4: Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia today issued a ban on using stickers on personal vehicles of different professional bodies such as journalists, police, lawyers and physicians. "Stickers inscribing police, journalist, physician, lawyer and City Corporation are now being seen on the vehicles. Criminals can commit crimes using such stickers. So, police will no more allow using
WASHINGTON, May 04: The U.S. trade deficit fell in March to the lowest level in 16 months as imports plunged by the largest amount since the depths of the recession seven years ago.   The Commerce Department says the trade deficit narrowed to $40.4 billion in March, a drop of 13.9 per cent from February. It was the smallest trade gap since
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Republican front-runner Donald Trump went from long-shot contender to become the party's presumptive nominee on Tuesday with a commanding win
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DHAKA, May 4: Some 75 million school-age children in crisis-ridden areas around the world are in desperate need of educational
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Atletico Madrid followed up their Barcelona heroics by dumping another favourite out of the Champions League, as a 2-1 defeat
Experts called on Tuesday for an integrated action plan and coordinated efforts from all government agencies and other stakeholders to help achieve universal sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in the country. Besides, mass awareness, prevention of child marriage and introduction of reproductive health in curriculum are also necessary for the sake of attaining the country's sustainable development goals (SDGs), they observed.   The call and observation came at the inauguration of a three-day 'National Conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health ...
The US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has released its annual report for the year 2016 that hardly paints a flattering picture of Bangladesh, reports bdnews24.com. The growing cases of persecution of differing voices, views and faiths resonate almost loudly in the report that says the country should also be the 'focus of concern' alongside Bahrain, Belarus, Horn of Africa, Kyrgyzstan and Western Europe. The international religious freedoms watchdog released the report on Monday. The report reveals that a USCIRF team had ...
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RANGPUR, May 04: Mayor of Rangpur City Corporation (RpCC) Alhaj Sarfuddin Ahmed Jhantu has said Rangpur will have modern communication

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