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Monday December 11, 2017 06:00 AM



  • What is work? Baby don’t hurt me!

    What is work? Baby don’t hurt me!

    Work. Employment. Income. Identity – Words that don’t mean much on their own but end up having a big impact on our lives.

  • ‘Coastal embankments urgently needed’

    ‘Coastal embankments urgently needed’

    Rights groups have urged the government to take immediate measures to build embankments on the coastal areas of Bangladesh to protect people and land from sea level rise and tidal surges. A human chain was organised in front of the National Press Club yesterday by 16 coastal area rights organisations to call for embankments in

  • Unfounded hope for high fish yield behind Sundarbans fire

    Unfounded hope for high fish yield behind Sundarbans fire

    Some influential people engaged in fishing often set fire to bushes and plants of the Sundarbans mangrove forest under Chandpai range as they think that the particular ashes attract more fishes. The specific spot where the recent incidents of fire broke out is relatively higher than the nearby areas, but it goes under water in

  • Deadline for biometric SIM registration likely to extend

    Deadline for biometric SIM registration likely to extend

    The government is likely to extend the deadline for biometric SIM re-registration as only 65% of the active SIMs were registered until Thursday amid concerns that the fingerprint data could be misused by the mobile operators. “The decision on whether to increase the deadline will be announced tomorrow [today],” State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications

  • Xulhaz’s mother still doesn’t know the truth

    Xulhaz’s mother still doesn’t know the truth

    Xulhaz Mannan’s mother Sakhina Khatun witnessed her son getting hacked to death. She herself was injured trying to stop the killers. The 76-year-old retired teacher who has a faltering memory now only remembers the incident infrequently, and at those moments her family placates her with the lie that Xulhaz is alive and has gone abroad

  • Madaripur Sadar Hospital reopens

    Madaripur Sadar Hospital reopens

    Hospital staff end strike that had been going on for a week following an assault on a doctor

  • One killed in nor’wester, 5 hurt

    The nor’wester damaged around 250 village homes

  • 14-party calls rally protesting ‘anti-govt conspiracy’

    The rally will be held at Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on May 8 and Rajshahi on May 14.

  • Uncut Aynabaji

    Uncut Aynabaji

    Yesterday (Wednesday) Aynabaji, a film by Amitabh Reza Chowdhury has received certification from the Bangladesh Censor Board. Amitabh Reza proudly posted on his social media about the uncut censor certificate for his latest film venture.

  • Batman becomes Daddy?

    Batman becomes Daddy?

    Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck announced plans to divorce last August but are reportedly trying to keep things amicable.

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