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French manufacturers ready to customize...

French manufacturers ready to customize...

Business

Tue, Sep 24 2019

Farm machinery delegates from France visit Bangladesh to explore market; with yearly export proceeds...

A curious case of rice export

A curious case of rice export

Agriculture

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Ministry says 100,000 tons of rice to be exported to the Philippines, traders say no agreement...

Bangladesh receives FAO support to fight...

Bangladesh receives FAO support to fight...

Business

Sun, May 26 2019

USDA warns against spread of the plant-eating caterpillar in China, the pest also spotted in many other...

Rice prices: A curious comparison -...

Rice prices: A curious comparison -...

Nation

Mon, May 20 2019

When the government in Bangladesh is well aware of the crisis and is also saying that it shares the concerns...

Renowned poet Hayat Saif passes...

Renowned poet Hayat Saif passes...

Obituary

Mon, May 13 2019

Earlier on March 22 he was admitted to the United Hospital and was kept in ICU since then

Bangladesh increases rural access to...

Bangladesh increases rural access to...

Power & Energy

Sun, Apr 21 2019

Power distributions uneven among the rich and poor households

Cheap yarn imports make textile millers...

Cheap yarn imports make textile millers...

Business

Sun, Apr 14 2019

USDA says, US-China ‘trade war’ also comes into play as supply of low-price yarn, fabrics...

Empowering women in agriculture

Empowering women in agriculture

Agriculture

Sat, Apr 13 2019

The government is rolling out the ‘ANGeL’ program nationwide to train women farmers in order...

Rice science’s coming of age

Rice science’s coming of age

Agriculture

Sat, Apr 6 2019

Bangladesh, the Philippines ready Golden Rice to fight Vitamin A deficiency  

A cereal killer on the prowl

A cereal killer on the prowl

Agriculture

Sat, Mar 23 2019

Bangladesh rolls out contingency plan, UN holds emergency meeting of affected Asian countries to fight...

Bangladesh braces for bad wheat...

Bangladesh braces for bad wheat...

Business

Sat, Mar 16 2019

Acreage shrunk, USDA predicts lower output

Snow White jute: A partial substitute...

Snow White jute: A partial substitute...

Special

Wed, Mar 6 2019

The fine white variety of the Golden Fibre is the latest invention of Bangladesh Jute Research...

Fighting the fungi that destroy...

Fighting the fungi that destroy...

Agriculture

Sat, Mar 2 2019

Scientists in UK, Bangladesh join hands in applying genome editing to develop a novel variety capable...

Simple technologies making life easier...

Simple technologies making life easier...

Agriculture

Sun, Feb 10 2019

'over the past four decades, the Institute has developed 543 new varieties of cereals, tubers, oilseeds,...

A drug war that goes haywire

A drug war that goes haywire

Reaz Ahmad

Sun, Jan 27 2019

If the big names in the yaba trade go unscathed, this drug war will remain questionable

A case of diminishing oppositions

A case of diminishing oppositions

Reaz Ahmad

Mon, Jan 7 2019

A look at the current parliamentary make-up of Bangladesh

Riding high in the surging economy

Riding high in the surging economy

Economy

Sun, Jan 6 2019

The per capita income in Bangladesh now shoots up to US$1,751 from less than half of the amount back...

Only voters can make the difference...

Only voters can make the difference...

Reaz Ahmad

Fri, Dec 28 2018

For the first time in 10 years, voters will be able to pick the candidate of their choice