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Mashrafe reactivates Facebook page

Bangladesh cricket captain Masrafe Bin Mortaza has reactivated his Facebook fan page. The Narail Express revived the page around 11:20pm Wednesday.   Mashrafe's comeback ...

No VAT on education, students demand

Some 200 students of several private universities have staged a protest rally at Dhanmondi 15 in the capital demanding withdrawal of VAT imposed on educational institutions. The students of Univers ...

Evening Brief

Barisal police official suspended over bribery Zillur Rahman, deputy commissioner (north) of Barisal Metropolitan Police (BMP, has been suspended on the charge of collecting bribe-fund for promotio ...

Free riper, rice planter for Haor farmers

Farmers of Haor areas will get riper, rice planter free of cost for quick harvesting and reducing the cultivation cost, Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury has said. The minister said this while a ...

GP, Payza ties up for online payment services

The Country’s top cellular phone operator Grameenphone has teamed up with Payza, an e-wallet payment gateway, to offer an instant online payment solution for its customers. The operator and P ...

30 killed in Darjeeling landslides

At least 30 people have been killed in landslides triggered by heavy rainfall in West Bengal's Darjeeling district early on Wednesday. The incessant rainfall that hit the district on Tuesday ni ...

Midday Brief

HC: Form commission to fix house rent  The High Court has directed the government to form a “high-powered commission” of experts, which would fix the maximum and minimum house rent ...

Their words

“Migration is an individual’s endeavour and choice which is governed by the state and the market. If there is demand there will be supply for sure in this era of connectivity and globalisa ...

Today's Prices

Check out the prices of essentials in city kitchen markets till July 1 (Morning) Rice Price Yesterday's price Price before 7 days ...

Morning Brief

HC seeks govt clarification on 'rotten wheat' The High Court has asked the authorities concerned to clarify whether the wheat, which was imported from Brazil for Tk4 billion, is suitable fo ...