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- October 19, 2017
The new protest programme comes after a meeting between PDB employees and State Minister for Energy and Power Nasrul Hamid on Sunday failed to resolve the issue
Production in 250 megawatt Boro Pukuria Coal Mining Company Ltd has remained stop since afternoon on Tuesday as the power grid collapsed. According to local sources, power distribution had been disrupted since 5am in the northern region due to the problem in the transmitter. The engineers of the coal mining had been trying to repair
Forensic medical experts on Tuesday told the High Court that the two-finger test used to assess rape is a controversial and unscientific method that needs to be stopped.
Da Silva became the first Brazilian man to win an athletics gold medal for 32 years
Erosion has taken serious turn at different points of Saheberchar village under Sidla union in Hossainpur upazila of the district recently due to rise of water level in the Brahmaputra River. According to local sources, more than 1000 families living on the bank of the river have lost their home due to unabated erosion. Arable
The glum look on her face as she stood on the lowest platform of the podium said it all
A Narayanganj court on Tuesday took deposition of five cops in the seven-murder case in presence of the 23 arrested suspects in the case. According to local sources, District and Sessions Judge Syed Enayet Hossain took the deposition of witnesses SI Abdul Awal, Ataur Rahman, constable Abul Khaer, Mahibulla and Harun Mian. They were involved
A baby elephant was rescued from a well in bordering Dudhnoi area, Jhenaigati upazila, Sherpur on Tuesday.
Brews and Bites are now offering Mexican Bites, prepared with authentic ingredients and recipes to bring you the most delectable Mexican dishes including nachos, tacos, Quesadilla and their latest Mexican chicken steak meal.
Pad Thai is undoubtedly the number one stirred-fried noodle dish in Thailand, and it is rightly listed as the fifth on the world’s most delicious food list. It is prepared with either chicken or prawns paired with delicious flat soft rice noodles which soak up all the tasty flavours of the dish. It hosts a
Bangladesh Export Processing Zones authority (BEPZA) has set up a new Fire Service & Civil Defence Station inside Adamjee EPZ to strengthen fire prevention, workplace safety, rescue and safety assistance during fire disasters. Major General Mohd Habibur Rahman Khan, ndc, psc, executive chairman of BEPZA inaugurated the newly built fire station in Adamjee EPZ premises
Leaders and Activists of Pragatishil Chhatra Jote (PCJ) a platform of left-leaning student organizations on Tuesday blocked Shahbagh intersection in a protest demanding the cancellation of the proposed Rampal power plant.
Remembering the legacy of our Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, on his 41st death anniversary, a discussion session on his life and works was organised by BRAC University on August 14, 2016 at BRAC University Indoor Auditorium. Professor Dr Hafiz G A Siddiqi, Professor Dr Akbar Ali Khan, Professor Dr Mirza Md
Nicknamed “King David” in Kenya, Rudisha hit top gear in the final 300 metres to surge ahead of his rivals with his trademark finishing kick
In most cases, old cars are rubbish. As James May once said, if they were any good, they’d still be made today. On top of that, modern cars are faster, more reliable, more comfortable, better handling, safer, and more economical, too. Fundamentally, they are better in just about every way possible. Despite all the odds,
The 43-year old Saintfiet will watch the sixth-round matches of the Bangladesh Premier League starting from Wednesday
A man and his daughter were killed at Companiganj upazila in Sylhet on Tuesday over family feud. The deceased were Abdus Salam, 50, and his daughter Ruli Begum, 18, of Putermara village. According to local sources, Salam, his wife Rushna Begum and their daughter Ruli went to Companiganj on Monday night. After finishing the work,
A housewife was hacked to death allegedly by her rivals over ownership of a piece of land at Ranisankail upzila, Thakurgaon on Tuesday.
Patients at Magura Sadar Hospital are unable to access healthcare services as the post of hospital’s social welfare officer has been vacant since May 30.
ECB security advisor Reg Dickason, PCA chief executive David Leatherdale and ECB cricket operations director John Carr are members of the delegation