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Forensic manpower 
crisis hampers work

Forensic manpower crisis hampers work

Autopsy of dead bodies and preparation of postmorten reports are getting hampered due to a severe shortage of manpower at the forensic section of Barishal…

DNA Solution Ltd introduces NIPT in Bangladesh

DNA Solution Limited, the first molecular diagnostic lab in Bangladesh, has introduced Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) to detect fetal chromosomal aneuploidies using cell free fetal DNA from maternal blood in Bangladesh. The information was disclosed at a scientific seminar on ‘Congenital…

2 die ‘inhaling toxic gas’

Two workers died after ‘inhaling toxic gas’ in a water tank of a tannery at Savar Tannery Industrial Estate here yesterday morning. One of the deceased was identified as Bappy, a tannery worker. In-charge of Savar Tannery Industrial Estate police camp Inspector Emarat Hossain said an unidentified…

Khandakar Anwar made new cabinet secretary

Senior Secretary of Bridges Division Khandakar Anowarul Islam was appointed as the new Cabinet Secretary yesterday. The Ministry of Public Administration issued a gazette in this regard saying the order will be effective immediately. Outgoing Cabinet Secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam was contractually…

CU female students stage demo for allotment of hall seats

The female students of Chittagong University yesterday staged a sit-in programme demanding allotment of seats of Jononetri Sheikh Hasina Hall and an official notice about it within October 20. Witnesses said over one hundred female students took position in front of the main gate of the university around…
Demo continues at RU

Demo continues at RU

A group of teachers and students of Rajshahi University (RU) demonstrated on the campus yesterday demanding resignation of vice-chancellor Prof M Abdus…

Laxmi Puja celebrated

Laxmi Puja, a religious festival of the Hindu community, was celebrated yesterday with due religious fervor and enthusiasm. Hindus worship Laxmi, the goddess of wealth, fortune and prosperity and lord Vishnu’s wife, on the full moon day in lunar month of Ashwin after the Durga Puja. This full…

23.72pc pass in DU ‘B’ unit entry test

The results of the first year admission test have been published under the 'B' unit of the Faculty of Arts in the 2019-20 academic year of the University of Dhaka (DU).  This year, the overall pass rate in the 'B' unit is 23.72 per cent. On Sunday, the Vice-chancellor Prof Dr Md …

Court Corner

Give Tk 10 lakh to Rajib family by 30 days: HC STAFF REPORTER, Dhaka The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court yesterday directed the owner of Swajan Paribahan to give Tk 10 lakh in a month to the brothers of Rajib Hossain, a college student who was killed in a road accident in the city last year…

Tk 1,058 crore city uplift project being implemented

The Khulna Development Authority (KDA) is implementing four development projects involving Taka 1,057.62 crore to improve the living standard of the city dwellers. One of the projects is being implemented for widening and further developing the Khulna Shipyard Road from Rupsha traffic intersection to…

‘Provide ICT-based edn to young generations’

People are getting different government and civic services in quickest possible time at their doorsteps thanks to innovation of digitised devices and technologies, making the way to build a developed digital Bangladesh. Government officials expressed the view at concluding function of the ‘Exhibition…

Valuables looted from 2 flats

Robbers looted valuables, including Tk 3 lakh in cash and gold ornaments, from two flats at Ashulia here early yesterday. Locals said a gang of 8-10 bandits stormed the apartment of Al Mamun, an expatriate living in Abu Dhabi, at the house of Solaiman Hossain breaking open the door in the early hours…

20 fishermen jailed for netting hilsa violating ban

A total of 20 fishermen were sentenced to jail yesterday for catching hilsa from Kalabadar, Kirtankhola and Arial Khan Rivers under Barishal district defying a 22-day ban that was imposed from October 9. Bimal Chandra Das, district fishery officer (Hilsa), said directorate of fisheries with the help…

JCI gets new committee

The new board for 2020 was announced in the General Assembly (GA) of Junior Chamber International (JCI) Dhaka Young at Club Notre Damians on Saturday, says a press release. Imtiaz Choudhury has been elected as the Local President for 2020. He is currently serving as the Local Executive Vice President…

One arrested with fake Bidi band-roll

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested one person with 65,100 pieces of fake Bidi band-roll worth Taka 4.55-lakh and Taka 58,750 in cash from his possession in Haragachh area of the district on Friday night.  “An operational team of the Crime Prevention Specialised Company of RAB-13 held the…

News in Brief

2 held with 17,000 yaba pills UNB, Sylhet Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) members arrested two people along with 17,000 yaba tablets in a private car from the city’s Sobhanighat area on Saturday afternoon. The arrestees are Kabir Ahmed, 38, son of late Abdul Khaleque of Pirnagar in Jakiganj upazila,…

Campus Corner

Mahmood Alam new DU public relations director Staff reporter, Dhaka Acting director of public relations office of Dhaka University (DU) Mahmood Alam has been appointed as full-fledged director of the same office. The university syndicate gave him this appointment at a meeting with vice-chancellor Md…
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