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Make Myanmar deliver

Make Myanmar deliver
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) must maintain international pressure on Myanmar authorities and make Naypyidaw deliver on the ground as it has agreed with Bangladesh for Rohingyas to safely return to their homes in Rakhine, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said yesterday, as she inaugurated the 45th session of the council of foreign ministers (CFM) of the 57-member body of Muslim-majority countries at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre. “Rohingyas deserve the right to life, dignity and existence like us,” she said. Referring to the Holy Prophet’s (SAW) message to stand by the distressed humanity, the prime minister said, “When the Rohingya community of Myanmar is being subjected to ‘ethnic cleansing’,…

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Primary schools in disarray
Primary schools in disarray
The promotion of headmasters of public primary schools across the country has remained stalled since…

DIG Mizan can’t escape legal action by saying sorry

DIG Mizan can’t escape legal action by saying sorry

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal yesterday said Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police Mizanur Rahman would not be condoned even if he says sorry admitting his guilt, reports UNB. Home Minister said it would be a mistake to think that he (DIG Mizan) will be excused if he says sorry regarding the…
Cellphone set snatching ‘rampant’ in capital

Cellphone set snatching ‘rampant’ in capital

Habibur Rahman, an East West University student, along with his three friends got on a bus from Farmgate to go back home at Malibagh and he sat in a window seat for a smooth journey, reports UNB. When the bus got stuck in traffic jam at Karwanbazar, he received a phone call from his girlfriend and got…
Bloodshed in 
the hills

Bloodshed in the hills

After a long time, the situation in Chattogram hill tracts region has again become insidious and deadly. Soon after the killing of Naniarchar upazilla chairman, Shaktiman Chakma, death of another five of his supporters—they were killed while returning from Shaktiman’s funeral—by unidentified…
Red fort sees red

Red fort sees red

If the iconic Taj Mahal in India is on the “must list” for tourists, both domestic and foreign, the Red Fort is on Indian politicians wish list: it sure is aspirational for those in politics. It is seen as the “ultimate” in politics. A symbol of India’s freedom, the Red…
Designers show the way

Designers show the way

In the beginning of the last decade, banks in Bangladesh gradually started shifting from maintaining financial data in pages of manual ledgers to computer hard drives. The apparent ‘magic manager’ that helped them keeping together a mammoth and complex set of data amalgamation of banking…
Thousands of Hondurans losing US protection status

Thousands of Hondurans losing US protection status

TEGUCIGALPA: Honduras expressed regret Friday that around 60,000 of its citizens living and working in the United States are losing special protection status under tougher migration changes brought in by President Donald Trump, reports AFP. The US Department of Homeland Security announced in a statement…
Kuntal Barai’s solo art show 
underway at AFD

Kuntal Barai’s solo art show underway at AFD

A two-week solo art exhibition by Kuntal Barai titled ‘Displaced in Dhaka’ has begun at Alliance Française de Dhaka (AFD) in Dhanmondi of the capital. The inaugural ceremony of the exhibition was held on Friday where urbanist and art writer professor Nazrul Islam was present as the…
BCB unlikely to prefer players on the basis of domestic performance

BCB unlikely to prefer players on the basis of domestic performance

The national selectors are unlikely to count the domestic performance of the likes of Tushar Imran, Naeem Islam, Shahrirar Nafees when they announce the preliminary squad for the series against Afghanistan and West Indies. Basically the selectors were in doubt over the fitness as they have been out…
Boro rice procurement begins in Rajshahi

Boro rice procurement begins in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI:  Procurement of Boro rice has been started in the district with the main thrust of facilitating the farmers towards getting fair price of the newly harvested food grain. According to the official sources, the government has taken decision of procuring 6,571 tonnes of rice in the district…
Dhaka waterlogging woes to persist sans drastic measures

Dhaka waterlogging woes to persist sans drastic measures

Amid scorching summer heat, rain comes as a blessing for citizens of Dhaka. But the blessing turns into a curse within a few hours. The city’s derelict drainage system is unable to flush the water, leaving roads and streets submerged in filthy water and throwing the city’s wobbly traffic…
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