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- October 19, 2017
A two-month ban on catching, selling and transportation of all types of fish from the Padma and Meghna rivers began on Wednesday to ensure safe spawning and protect fish resources.
The completion of double line railways is likely to reduce intercity travel times even more.
‘To come out of a low-quality universal education is a big challenge for attaining the SDGs’
A 30-hour countrywide transport strike caused a worker’s death and two lost work days for a majority of the public not to mention hours of suffering for others. A life term in jail for one errant driver was the apparent spark which ignited the protest.
Tour operators also incurred a huge loss as many tourists cancelled their tours due to transport strike.
Facebook has begun using artificial intelligence to identify members that may be at risk of killing themselves
‘There’s really nothing I can do about it. Other than living my life the way I know I live it and to speak to what my own values are and how I try to live by them all the time’
Google blurs the faces of everyone visible on its Street View, adhering to a strict policy which it has never wavered from. However, one may often stumble upon unexpected sights when using the app, especially on Banani Road 27 – the ‘graveyard road’.
The surprise announcement came after the duo posed together inside the Vanity Fair Oscars party on Sunday night.
‘It is mind blowing. It is amazing. I am here with my mom. It is a beautiful and special moment and I am absorbing it now.’
‘We don’t want any of our director’s cinema to be barred at the censor board. But taking advantage of personal and family life of an author like Humayun Ahmed is not also expected from anybody’
Singer Agun, Shatabdi Wadud and Sazu Khadem portray the characters, Sadhu, Madhu and Bablu, respectively
‘To avoid any misconception that the US government endorsed the comments made in Farhadi’s acceptance speech.’
North Zone registered a comprehensive innings and 85-run victory over the struggling Central Zone to remain at the top of the points table with 19 points in the Bangladesh Cricket League on Wednesday
The lowest temperature yet recorded by ground measurements for the Antarctic Region, and the whole world, was minus 89.2°C at Vostok station on July 21, 1983
Lack of seriousness among regulatory and monitoring agencies of the road transport sector also plays a role behind the alarming rise in road accidents
Aminul has been sent to one day in remand for shooting at his father, the municipal mayor of Jhalakathi .
Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathuruisngha and manager Khaled Mahmud asking Test skipper Mushfiqur Rahim to skip keeping and promote himself to bat at No 4 has created a few concerns regarding the team combination
Marksman was positioned on a roof around 100m from the tent where the president was inaugurating a new train line
Bangladesh Hockey Federation on Wednesday announced the final 18-man squad for the 2017 Men’s Hockey World League Round 2, scheduled to be held from March 4-12 in capital Dhaka