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Dhaka,  Fri,  29 April 2016
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April 29, 2016, 5:59 pm
Senior Joint Secretary General of BNP Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Friday said his party will help the government in eliminating destructive militant activities.   He claimed that previous BNP government was the most experienced and successful in controlling militancy. "BNP is ready
April 29, 2016, 5:59 pm
CHITTAGONG, April 28: Three cases were filed on Wednesday night with Akbarshah Police Station in connection with lynching of three alleged robbers at in Chittagong's north Kattali area. SI Mohammad Shahjahan of Akbar Shah Police Station, filed first and second cases
Dhaka, Apr 28: Chinese Ambassador in Dhaka Ma Mingqiang on Thursday said Bangladesh has all the reasons to become one of the leading economies in the world and China wants to support it in every possible way.   “You’ve all the possibilities to become a leading economy in the world,” he said mentioning that the change he has seen on development front in Bangladesh is an indication of a ‘booming economy’.   Terming Bangladesh a time-tested friend, the Chinese ambassador said they do not have any “selfish interest” in Bangladesh as they just want to see a developed Bangladesh as China believes a well-developed
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
Speaker of the parliament Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury Thursday said nearly 650 parliamentarians and representatives of 53 countries will take part in the 62nd Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) conference which will be held in Dhaka in September, 2016.   "Bangladesh has already formed 26 sub-committees to arrange the conference successfully and the committees have already started activities by marking their working areas,"
Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest brewer, intends to sell the Eastern European brewing assets of SABMiller to secure regulatory approval for its $100 billion-plus takeover of its rival. AB InBev has already lined up Japan's Asahi Group Holdings to buy SABMiller's Grolsch, Peroni and Meantime brands for 2.55 billion euros ($2.90 billion) and said on Friday that it has put up
African leaders are to meet in Kenya to discuss how to save the continent's elephants from extinction. The inaugural summit of the so-called Giants club will be led by the Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta. As well as heads of state, the conservation group will bring together business leaders and scientists. Experts say Africa's elephant population has fallen by 90% over the past century and warn that the animal could be extinct within decades. Among those expected to attend the summit are Ugandan President Yoweri ...
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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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Despite a century by Bangladesh Test captain Mushfiqur Rahim, Dhaka Mohammedan SC conceded a two-wicket defeat against Victoria SC in
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 ...
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Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has confirmed that she will be dining with US President Barack Obama at the annual White
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Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday visited external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj who was admitted to AIIMS after she complained
BAGERHAT, April 29: The forest fire that broke out in Tultala area of Chandpai range of the Sundarbans in Sarankhola upazila was still burning into its third day on Friday.   Although the Forest Department (FD) claimed that the has been completely extinguished but firefighters were found spraying water in the area.   Conservator of Forests (Khulna circle) Mohammad Zahir Uddin Ahmed said the fire has been extinguished after hours of hectic efforts by the firefighters, forest officials and locals from Wednesday evening to ...

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