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Now, Wi-Fi to come under Intel watch

Now, Wi-Fi to come 
under Intel watch
Beside monitoring mobiles, land phones and social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, intelligence and law enforcement agencies are now also going to intercept Wi-Fi networks to curb cyber crimes. An intelligence agency is going to purchase a Wi-Fi Interception System by this December, sources in the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) and intelligence agencies said. WiFi is a technology that uses radio waves to provide network connectivity. At present, the use of Wi-Fi networks has seen an increase across the country. At the same time, the intelligence agency will purchase a Mobile Interceptor-GSM cellular/mobile device subscriber “off-the air” Mass Interception System (GSM + Downgraded UMTS) for the same purpose, the sources…

Dhaka wants greater pressure on Myanmar at ASEM FMs meet

Dhaka wants greater pressure on Myanmar at ASEM FMs meet

Ahead of ASEM Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Myanmar, Bangladesh wants to make the best use of high-level visits from a number countries, including China and Japan, to mount pressure on Myanmar and expedite talks for sending back Rohingyas to their homeland, reports UNB. Bangladesh is also expecting…
Protest at RU over kidnapping of female student

Protest at RU over kidnapping of female student

A female student of Rajshahi University (RU) was kidnapped yesterday morning in front of a residential hall. She was identified as Umma Sahi Tamanna Shova, a final year student of Bangla department and a resident of Taposhi Rabeya Hall and daughter of Amzad Hossain hailed from Mohadebpur upazila in…
Two new leather complexes

Two new leather complexes

It is good to know that the government is going to set up two new leather industrial estates, one in Chittagong and another in Rajshahi divisions, to boost the leather industry. These two more industrial zones, once completed, will certainly promote the country's leather sector as the Prime Minister…
Foreign aid: A blessing (or a curse) in disguise?

Foreign aid: A blessing (or a curse) in disguise?

Very recently both the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank have offered "financial aid" to support Bangladesh with the Rohingya refugee crisis. Though it is unclear whether the aid will be provided in the form of grant or loan. Another issue is the signing of the 3rd Line of Credit (LoC)…
90pc public services to go online by 2021, says Palak

90pc public services to go online by 2021, says Palak

The government has set a target to bring 90 percent public services under online coverage alongside ensuring internet service to cent percent population of the country by 2021, aiming to check hassles, corruption and irregularities in various sectors, reports UNB. It also has a plan to equip 20 lakh…
Saudi-Iran dispute unlikely to take Israel to war

Saudi-Iran dispute unlikely to take Israel to war

METULA: A rare interview given by a top Israeli general to a Saudi-owned news site has raised speculation of joint military action against Iran and its allies, but analysts say it appears unlikely, reports AFP. Though Saudi Arabia and Israel have no official diplomatic ties, they share a common enemy…
Prize itself will hunt down the author for his works: Poet Rafiq

Prize itself will hunt down the author for his works: Poet Rafiq

“No award is enough to set the value of a literary book. But it is true that we feel good whenever a good book is rewarded. I think, ‘Duti Gatha Kabya’ is one of my good works, which achieved the reward. It’s a good pleasure for me. One thing should be remembered that there is…
Local players star in Rajshahi win

Local players star in Rajshahi win

Two weeks after the BPL’s fifth version, local collections of any team finally came up with some significant contribution in team’s victory. There was sporadic performance of the local players so far but the foreigners’ impact was such that those performances weren’t counted…
Century-old institute in Lalmonirhat under threat

Century-old institute in Lalmonirhat under threat

Cultural workers and civil society members are up in arms against an attempt by Lalmonirhat business leaders to acquire part of MT Hossen Institute for the construction of a school building. The institute goes back to the British period as part of the railway establishment. It has been an iconic cultural…
BNP smells conspiracy to keep Khaleda away from polls

BNP smells conspiracy to keep Khaleda away from polls

The BNP is worried about “a deep conspiracy” to keep party chairperson Khaleda Zia away from the next general elections. The fact that the two graft cases filed against Khaleda are being alternately heard every other week has made the party leaders and workers apprehensive that certain quarters…
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