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Genetic tweaks create crops that can...

Genetic tweaks create crops that can...

Science

Mon, Aug 2 2021

Scientists from the Universities of Chicago, Peking and Guizhou field test crops with dramatic yield...

Traffickers get off the hook as Bangladesh...

Traffickers get off the hook due to...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Nearly 5,500 cases are pending investigation or prosecution under a 2012 law that criminalized trafficking...

What drives Bangladeshis to the perilous...

What drives Bangladeshis to peril in...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Of 44,093 who crossed the sea route this year, highest 3,332 were from Bangladesh

Over 8,000 more become millionaires...

Over 8,000 more become millionaires...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 25 2021

According to Global Wealth Report 2021, there are now 21,399 people who own wealth in the range of $1-5...

Philippines becomes first country to...

Philippines approve Golden Rice...

World

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Regulators in Bangladesh remain jittery over approval decision for 4 years

World’s first 3D-printed metal bridge...

World’s first 3D-printed metal bridge...

Sci & Tech

Thu, Jul 22 2021

Amsterdam’s Red Light District boasts installing the footbridge, a living research lab too, that...

Bangladesh’s agriproducts export earnings...

BD agriproducts export earnings hit...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 19 2021

Country’s earnings from agricultural products witness over eight-fold rise in 12 years

Bangladesh 7th largest mango producer...

BD 7th largest global mango...

Economy

Sun, Jul 18 2021

Move underway to increase the mango export volume as country has huge exportable surplus

Untreated sewage driving ‘superbug’...

Untreated sewage driving ‘superbug’...

Nation

Fri, Jul 16 2021

High presence of antibiotic-resistant genes found in Bangladesh’s urban surface water, says study...

What’s the right time to lift the...

What’s the right time to lift the...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jul 12 2021

Researchers say a two-week waiting period after the infection-recovery crossover allows a safe...

Regulatory tardiness hinders hi-nutritious...

Regulatory tardiness hinders hi-nutritious...

Business

Sun, Jul 11 2021

Food secretary calls for release and promotion of biofortified crops

No medical waste disposal facility at...

77% pvt hospitals lack medical waste...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 6 2021

BBS survey on Bangladesh’s private healthcare sector describes the scenario as...

Private healthcare facilities growing...

Pvt hospitals growing in number, but...

Health

Mon, Jul 5 2021

BBS survey finds they grew nearly five-fold in two decades but still lag behind in providing some of...

Bangladesh’s food import hits second...

Food import hits second highest in 10...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 3 2021

Floods in last year, pandemic-induced difficulties in farm sector and failure to maintain a good food...

Wasa water gets costlier, service delivery...

Wasa water gets costlier, service delivery...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 29 2021

Between 2009 and 2021 the Dhaka Wasa hiked water prices 14 times

59 local, Indian and British investors...

Local, Indian and British investors...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jun 27 2021

BJMC leasing out 17 of the 25 factories that have been bleeding for decades

Bangladesh continues to import rice...

Bangladesh continues to import rice...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 24 2021

USDA says one of the last shipments was loaded early this month

Public food distribution for poor...

Public food distribution for poor...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 22 2021

Lack of administrative efforts, the pandemic and shortage of food reserve in public granaries behind...

Why is farm mechanization in Bangladesh...

Why is farm mechanization not gaining...

Farming

Sat, Jun 19 2021

Only Tk208 crore spent in the first year from a five-year allocation of Tk3,020 crore

Yuan Longping: Simple life, great...

Yuan Longping: Simple life, great...

Agriculture

Wed, Jun 16 2021

The Father of Hybrid Rice, who passed away on May 22 this year, left behind a massive legacy of innovation...

Commentary: A recommendation that honours...

Commentary: A recommendation that honours...

Government Affairs

Mon, Jun 14 2021

Parliamentary panel wants female officials barred from guard of honour for dead freedom fighters