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  • Parliament gets Tk 328 cr budget for FY20
  • Modi claims victory, vows to build 'inclusive' India
  • Mobile networks in Asia, Europe suspending Huawei smartphones order
  • ADB provides $400mn loan for Ctg-Cox’s Bazar rail link
  • Maintain discipline on roads during Eid: Quader
  • HC summons BFSA chief over substandard foods
At a Glance
  • Maintain discipline on roads during Eid: Quader
  • Parliament gets Tk 328 cr budget for FY20
  • Bangladesh awaits welcoming new Indian govt: FM
  • 4 get death for murder in Kamrangirchar
  • HC summons BFSA chief over substandard foods
  • President, PM mourn death of Nazrul Sangeet exponent Khalid Hossain
  • University student found dead in Gazipur
  • ADB provides $400mn loan for Ctg-Cox’s Bazar rail link
  • Poor diet accounts for over 80,000 cancer cases a year, study suggests
  • Bangladeshi's diary spotlights Singapore migrant struggles
  • India claims new first for world's fastest cruise missile
  • Mobile networks in Asia, Europe suspending Huawei smartphones order
  • Panasonic joins firms stepping away from Huawei after US ban
  • 320-330 must if we bat first: Mashrafe
  • Modi claims victory, vows to build 'inclusive' India
  • England desperate to justify World Cup favourites tag
  • FIFA drops plans for 48-team 2022 World Cup
  • ‘15 returnees not Mediterranean boat capsize survivors’
  • NBR stops issuing instant e-BIN without verification
  • Hinduja brothers consider bid for India’s Jet Airways
  • Mobile tower radiation below danger level: BTRC
  • Champa-starrer ‘Ovagini Ma’ on air tomorrow
  • Probe finds 67 staff of RAJUK, ministry guilty
  • 4 of a family killed in Gazipur gas cylinder blast
  • Nazrul Sangeet exponent Khalid Hossain passes away
  • Mohakal to stage 50th show of ‘Nilakhyan’ today
  • Rail ticket app fails to give services
  • Rice import duty, tax increased to 55pc
  • 44 govt, 431 pvt bldgs fail to show plans
  • Don’t deem generosity as weakness
  • Khaleda, 4 others given primary nomination
  • World News
    Bangladeshi's diary spotlights Singapore migrant struggles Toiling for long hours for meagre salaries and living in crowded dormitories, migrant…
    India claims new first for world's fastest cruise missile India said the world's fastest cruise missile passed another key test on Wednesday…
    May under fire over new Brexit plan as EU polls begin today Theresa May will make the case for her new Brexit plan in Parliament later, amid…
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    Modi claims victory, vows to build 'inclusive' India
    Metro
    4 get death for murder in Kamrangirchar A Dhaka court on Thursday sentenced four persons including victim’s former wife in a case lodged over murder of land broker Monir Hossain at suburban…
    University student found dead in Gazipur A university student, missing since May 12, was found dead in the city's Kamarjuri area on Thursday. Ismail Hossain Jisan, 24, a student of European…
  • Probe finds 67 staff of RAJUK, ministry guilty
  • 4 of a family killed in Gazipur gas cylinder blast
  • Journo's body found in Jamalpur
  • Bangladesh
    ADB provides $400mn loan for Ctg-Cox’s Bazar rail link Bangladesh signed a deal with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Thursday for a $400 million loan to connect Chattogram and Cox’s Bazar by rail. Its goal is to promote trade, investment and tourism in Bangladesh, ADB said.  The assistance forms the second part of $1.5 billion ADB loans for…
    President, PM mourn death of Nazrul Sangeet exponent Khalid Hossain
President M Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina have expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of Nazrul Sangeet exponent and researcher Khalid Hossain. In separate condolence messages, the President and Prime Minister expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of noted singer Khalid Hossain.…
  • Rice import duty, tax increased to 55pc
  • Rail ticket app fails to give services
  • Politics
    Khaleda, 4 others given primary nomination Jailed BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia and four other party leaders have been given primary nomination to contest the bypolls for the Bogura-6 parliamentary constituency on June 24. The seat fell vacant after BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir refrained from taking oath as MP within the stipulated…
    Lack of policy behind paddy price fall: Dr Kamal Gonoforum President Dr Kamal Hossain on Wednesday alleged that farmers are not getting the fair prices of paddy due to the lack of an agricultural policy and government’s “irresponsibility”. “It’s unimaginable that farmers are being punished for bountiful paddy production.…
  • BNP to challenge move in court to shift Khaleda to Kernaiganj jail
  • Khaleda’s health condition ‘dangerous’: BNP
  • Sports
    320-330 must if we bat first: Mashrafe Mashrafe Mortaza has been to enough World Cups now to weed out the unnecessary hype before the tournament. His Bangladesh team, which had been…
  • Bangladesh aim to break new ground at CWC
  • Mashrafe leaves Dhaka to join WC team
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    The future of GDP
    Bangladesh and its story of development

    Professor Sarwar Md. Saifullah Khaled

    Bangladesh and its story of development
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    • Yangon : Lighting strikes across the sky of Yangon on May 22, 2019.AFP PHOTO
    • Germany : A western yellow wagtail (Motacilla flava) rests in a field of rapeseed standing in full bloom on May in Heiligkreuztal 17, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Skopje : A first white-handed gibbon infant, born at the Skopje Zoo, plays with his mother and father, in their enclosure, in Skopje, on May 20, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Afghanistan : In this photograph taken on May 22, 2019, an Afghan shepherd looks on amongst his sheep on the outskirts of Badakhshan Province. AFP PHOTO
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    • Moscow : Shelducks (tadorna ferruginea) stand on a pond bank in front of Moscow's Sobornaya mosque on May 15, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • France : Balloons float over the International Village of the film market during the 72nd edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, on May 15, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • India : In this picture taken on May 8, 2019, a red-wattled lapwing protects a nest containing eggs near a road in Amritsar. AFP PHOTO
    • France : This picture taken on April 26, 2019 shows the beach of Hotel Martinez palace, on the French riviera city of Cannes, southern France. AFP PHOTO
    Kamalapur Railway Station in the capital teems with ticket-seekers and holidaymakers yesterday, the first day of the sale of advanced tickets for
Eid-ul-Fitr. Inset, two passengers flash smile as well as their tickets. PHOTO: SUMANTA CHAKRABORTY Kamalapur Railway Station in the capital teems with ticket-seekers and holidaymakers yesterday,…
    People crowd a stall at Maijdee Court in Noakhali yesterday to buy 'iftar' items. INDEPENDENT PHOTO People crowd a stall at Maijdee Court in Noakhali yesterday to buy 'iftar' items. INDEPENDENT…
    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader inaugurates Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation’s air-conditioned bus service on
Dhaka-Narayanganj route yesterday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader inaugurates Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation’s…
    People struggle to get into a bus that stopped in the same area violating trafic rules. INDEPENDENT PHOTO People struggle to get into a bus that stopped in the same area violating trafic rules. INDEPENDENT…
    Entertainment, Art & Culture
    Nazrul Sangeet exponent Khalid Hossain passes away
    Ekushey Padak-winning Nazrul Sangeet exponent Khalid Hossain passed away at a hospital in the capital yesterday just three days before the 120th birth anniversary of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam. He was 78. He breathed his last at the National Institute of Cardiovascular…
    Environment
    Number of tigers rises to 114 in Sundarbans

    Number of tigers rises to 114 in Sundarbans

    The number of Royal Bengal Tiger in Bangladesh part of the the Sundarbans has increased to 114 from 106. Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Md Shahab Uddin announced this on Wednesday while…
    Life Style
    Health & Life Style
    Poor diet accounts for over 80,000 cancer cases a year, study suggests
    Poor diet may be at the root of over 80,000 cancer diagnoses in a given year, according…
    How to keep skin healthy and glowing
    Considering the level of pollution, keeping one’s skin healthy can be tough.…
    Sonam Kapoor turns into a modern-day Queen
    Sonam Kapoor made an elegant appearance in a blue gown on Monday, as she fielded…
    Science & Tech
    Google confirms its app store will continue to work for current Huawei devices
    Alphabet’s Google has suspended business with Huawei that requires the…
    Nasa wants $1.6bn next year to get astronauts to moon by 2024
    Nasa needs an additional $1.6bn next year if they are to stand any chance of…
    SpaceX to launch its first 60 satellites to deliver internet from space
    SpaceX wants to beam cheap broadband internet all over the planet. It's…
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