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- October 19, 2017
Translated literature acts as a door through which cultures and literatures can be shared with our neighbouring nations. More publications in the country need to be translated, said experts at a seminar of Amar Ekushey Book Fair.
AQIS involvement in Bangladesh is concerning to US Forces because of the instability created in the region.
Sex Workers Network General Secretary Chumki Begum has said that sex workers in Bangladesh are not receiving proper rehabilitation. After the 2009 eviction of the Tanbazar brothel in Narayanganj, the workers were promised resocialisation. “However, the administration married off the sex workers to elder men from the area and provided them with sewing machines to help
The family is being forced off the land after having overlooked an arbitrary ruling.
The projection of low inflation rate, 4.75%, could create disinflation situation in the country, having a possibility of negative impact on overall economic growth rate, according to Prime Minister’s Office analysis.
The Silver Discoverer is the first international cruise ship to call on a Bangladeshi port.
BNP has announced their stance against the hike in gas prices to take effect in March and June.
‘Dhaka has a great economic potential which is still untapped. Dhaka could be the best connector for other parts of the country’
A three-day ninth Asia Pharmaceutical Exposition has begun in the city on Thursday with the participation of more than five hundred companies from thirty five countries across the world.
The teacher allegedly blackmailed female students into going to his house before attempting to sexually harass and rape them. He also threatened them to ensure silence.
State Minister for Labour and Employment on Thursday said the government will provide an all-out cooperation to settle the cases filed against workers over the recent Ashulia unrest.
The country’s second largest mobile operator Robi Axiata registered 5% revenue growth in the fourth quarter of 2016 after completion of merger with Airtel Bangladesh Limited.
Goosebumps. Tears. An aching heart. These sensations will accompany you every second while watching Garth Davis’ Lion. The film that is melting everyone’s hearts illustrates the quest of an Indian boy for his family, 25 years after losing them.
Former footballer Kazi Ekramul Bashar passed away on Thursday evening
It seems as if nothing is going right with the two ex-lovers, Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif. Adding to their list of sorrows, the release date of their latest movie Jagga Jasoos is being postponed.
The opening day of Bengal Sangskriti Utsab at Sylhet saw scintillating performances of classical Manipuri dance, last Wednesday. The festival began with film screenings at 4pm, at the AMA Muhith Sports Complex, Sylhet.
Bangla is currently an official language in Sierra Leone.
Hannan carries death penalties for the attempted murder of former British envoy Anwar Choudhury in 2004 and for the Ramna Batamul bombing in 2001.
The first death anniversary of legendary archaeologist, translator, anthropologist, manuscript expert and early sports organiser Abul Kalam Mohammed Zakaria will be observed on Friday
Teachers and employees of the non-MPO educational institutions have demanded nationalisation of their jobs by inclusion into Monthly Payment Order.