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April 30, 2016, 7:05 pm
RANGPUR, April 30: Driver of a 'Votvoti' was killed in a road crash at the Bus Terminal in Rangpur on Saturday, police sources said.   The deceased has been identified as Rashedul Islam, 25, son of Abdus Sattar of village Shalti Gopalpur
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CHITTAGONG, April 30: Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP) detained 17 activists of Jamaat-Shibir in a series of drives for their suspected involvement in anarchic activities at Patenga sea beach area Saturday.   OC of Patenga Police Station Alamgir Mahmud, said they picked up
DHAKA, April 29: US-based Citi Bank was named the best digital bank in Asia by the Asset Magazine.   The award was given by the magazine in its inaugural Asset Triple-A Digital Enterprise Awards.   The bank also picked up best Digital Bank in India and Indonesia.   "In Asia Pacific, Citi was a clear digital banking champion. With its well-designed online system, clients can perform over 100 banking transactions online. Citi is now focused on further engaging its clients across the digital landscape in Asia," said Daniel Yu, editor in chief of the Asset Magazine.   In 2015, Citi passed the eight million mark for clients in
The government-formed search committee is set to recommend the names of selected candidates for appointment as deputy governors of Bangladesh Bank (BB) by mid-May. "We'll submit our recommendations with the list of selected candidates by May 15 to the government for
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Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid has warned government educational institutions’ teachers not to persuade officials to transfer them to capital Dhaka from outside.   “If anyone comes up with recommendations from minister, secretary or director general, the result will be counterproductive,” he said while speaking at the inauguration of a conference of the principals of government colleges on Saturday.   The minister said, “There
FE Report Garment workers' leaders called on Thursday for ensuring professional health safety, social security, and enhancing living standard with adequate salaries and benefits for them. The call was made to Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA), government and respective foreign buyers at a programme organised by National Garment Workers Federation (NGWF) held in front of the city's National Press Club
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An earthquake, preliminary measuring 6.0-magnitude, struck Vanuatu on Saturday evening local time, the US Geological Survey (USGS) reported. The epicenter of
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"Don't impose any barrier on yourself! You people are capable of unimaginable things. Just start imagining them," said Ishmam Chowdhury,
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Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Madrid Open because of flu, reports BBC. Agnieszka Radwanska takes over as top seed for
HONOLULU, April 27: Hawaii officials say they have reached a milestone in controlling the state's dengue fever outbreak, 30 days after the last known infected person was contagious.   "As we celebrate this milestone today, I think it's critical that everyone understand this is not the end," said Virginia Pressler, director of the state Department of Health.   Hawaii welcomes 200,000 visitors per day, and the state's residents travel to places where dengue fever and the Zika virus - spread by the same mosquitoes ...
Berlin, Apr 30: Police have detained about 400 leftists who were protesting against the national convention of the populist Alternative for Germany party in Stuttgart. German news agency dpa reported that protesters were shouting "refugees can stay, Nazis must go," as some 2,000 party members arrived at the convention center on Saturday morning. Protesters temporarily blocked a nearby highway and burned tires on another road leading to the convention center. Some 1,000 police officers were on the scene to prevent violent clashes ...
RAJSHAHI, April 30: The historic May Day will be observed in Rajshahi Sunday as elsewhere in the world.   The May Day, also known as International Workers' Solidarity Day, commemorates the historic uprising and supreme sacrifice of the working people in Chicago, USA in 1886 at the height of a prolonged fight for an eight-hour workday.   Political parties, trade unions, labour and socio- cultural organisations chalked out elaborate programmes including hoisting of national and labour-flags on top of the offices of trade union ...

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