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Coronavirus and the Bangladesh economy:...

Coronavirus and the Bangladesh economy:...

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Tue, Mar 31 2020

At the time of writing, a global recession is considered an inevitability, but the jury is still out...

How Bangabandhu appealed to people before...

How Bangabandhu appealed to people before...

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Sun, Mar 22 2020

The speech delivered by Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman prior to the 1970 general elections captivated...

‘Unless you get emancipation, you continue...

‘Unless you get emancipation, you continue...

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Wed, Mar 18 2020

On January 18, 1972, David Frost sat down with Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. On the occasion of Bangabandhu’s...

Life of Bangabandhu: A timeline

Life of Bangabandhu: A timeline

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Tue, Mar 17 2020

Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is assassinated by a handful of army renegades...

Bangabandhu: A visionary statesman

Bangabandhu: A visionary statesman

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Tue, Mar 17 2020

Quotes by international figures

Bangabandhu in people’s eyes

Bangabandhu in people’s eyes

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Mon, Mar 16 2020

How do the people of today’s Bangladesh see Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman?...

Bangabandhu: Minstrel singing through...

Bangabandhu: Minstrel singing through...

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Mon, Mar 16 2020

'As a man, what concerns mankind concerns me. As a Bengalee, I am deeply involved in all that concerns...

The immortality of Karl Marx

The immortality of Karl Marx

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Sun, May 5 2019

It’s been 136 years since his death. Do his theories still hold up?

May Day: No legal protection for the...

May Day: No legal protection for the...

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Tue, Apr 30 2019

Experts fear more casualties ahead, if the ever-expanding sector is not immediately given legal underpinnings,...

Formal recognition of the transport...

Formal recognition of the transport...

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Sun, Apr 28 2019

“The more the sense of job security and workplace safety, the safer the roads would

Road accidents: Transport worker deaths...

Road accidents: Transport worker deaths...

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Sat, Apr 27 2019

Rights activists say transport industry workers should come under the Labour Act, to decrease

EC in trouble with 'low quality'...

EC in trouble with 'low quality'...

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Fri, Apr 26 2019

Lack of training affected publication of election results

World Malaria Day: Why does malaria...

World Malaria Day: Why does malaria...

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Thu, Apr 25 2019

On Thursday, Bangladesh observes World Malaria Day and notes that the disease has nevertheless persisted...

Rana Plaza collapse: Six years and counting,...

Rana Plaza collapse: Six years and counting,...

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Wed, Apr 24 2019

Around 1,138 lives were lost in the tragic incident but the wait for justice has not yet ended

Why is Dhaka shunning the Rayerbazar...

Why is Dhaka shunning the Rayerbazar...

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Sat, Apr 20 2019

Dhaka residents still prefer burying their loved ones in old, but known graveyards

Members of the third gender can vote...

Members of the third gender can vote...

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Fri, Apr 19 2019

Bangladesh's neighbours – India, Nepal and Pakistan – have already recognized this community...

Male madrasa teachers barred from calling...

Male madrasa teachers barred from calling...

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Wed, Apr 17 2019

Madrasa board drafts guidelines to protect female students

Rape and sexual harassment: Where are...

Rape and sexual harassment: Where are...

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Mon, Apr 15 2019

Violence against women and girls at every turn

Sexual abuse in educational institutions:...

Sexual abuse in educational institutions:...

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Sat, Apr 13 2019

At least 15 students have been raped, four sexually harassed across Bangladesh between January and March,...

Two-thirds of Dhaka houses illegally...

Two-thirds of Dhaka houses illegally...

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Sun, Mar 31 2019

This according to a 2018 Rajuk survey of 204,106 buildings in Dhaka

Sand extraction from Khutakhali Falls...

Sand extraction from Khutakhali Falls...

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Thu, Mar 28 2019

Locals alleged that an influential syndicate is digging out sand without permission