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Abrar murder case verdict deferred to Dec 8 A Dhaka tribunal on Sunday deferred until December 8 the pronouncement of the verdict in Buet student Abrar Fahad murder case. Judge Abu Zafar Md Kamaruzzaman…
DPS STS hosts TEDx event DPS STS (Delhi Public) School Dhaka has recently organised its first-ever TEDx event titled ‘TEDxDPSSTS School’. A group of achievers from…
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    NTAC places 4-point recommendations to tackle new COVID-19 variant
The National Technical Advisory Committee (NTAC) on Sunday placed four-point recommendations to prevent the highly contagious new African  COVID-19 variant named Omicron. The recommendations were made at a meeting of the committee as the new South African variant was detected recently, an…
    Grab investment opportunities in Bangladesh, PM Hasina to global investors Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday urged the investors from across the world to invest in Bangladesh, making the best use of the opportunities the government is offering for foreign investment. “I believe investors will be able to learn more about the potential of different investment sectors…
  • HC rules for forming commission to probe allegations against police
  • Bangladesh’s sovereignty over maritime boundary going to be established; law amended
  • Politics
    Khaleda diagnosed with liver cirrhosis: Doctor BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia, now undergoing treatment at Evercare Hospital in the capital, was diagnosed with liver cirrhosis, her personal medical team chief Dr FM Siddique said on Sunday. “We’ve already informed Madam’s close relatives that she was diagnosed with liver cirrhosis,…
    Khaleda free, not in govt custody: Law minister
Law Minister Anisul Huq on Sunday said BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia is now free as she is not in government custody for sure. “She [Khaleda] is definitely free. She’s not obviously in our custody or in government custody. Staying here, she can definitely receive treatment anywhere as she…
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  • People won’t tolerate if Khaleda dies “without treatment”: BNP
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    • Pakistan : In this picture taken on July 20, 2020, a livestock vendor wearing a facemask stands next to camels as he waits for customers ahead of the Muslim festival Eid al-Adha or the 'Festival of Sacrifice', at a cattle market in Rawalpindi. AFP PHOTO
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    People try hard to board a truck, ignoring the government’s guideline to maintain safe physical distance amid risk of the deadly coronavirus
spread, to travel to the capital. The photo was taken from Kashipur area of Barishal yesterday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO People try hard to board a truck, ignoring the government’s guideline to maintain safe physical…
    Garment workers, mostly called out on a short notice, work in a factory at Joar Sahara in the capital yesterday as their management, like many others,
resumed production ignoring a BGMEA call to keep their factories shut in accordance with the government-announced holiday. PHOTO: NAZMUL ISLAM Garment workers, mostly called out on a short notice, work in a factory at Joar Sahara in…
    The government’s countrywide closure forces these trucks, pickups to lie idle at Tejgaon Truck Stand in the capital
yesterday, leaving hundreds of transport workers out of works. PHOTO: SUMANTA CHAKRABORTY The government’s countrywide closure forces these trucks, pickups to lie idle at Tejgaon Truck…
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    Environmental activists on Sunday raised an eight- point demand to protect the country's forests and wildlife, including elephants. They came with the demands at a daylong sit-in and cultural protest…
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