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3 UP members suspended over irregularities...

3 UP members suspended over irregularities...

Nation

Mon, May 18 2020

So far, 59 public representatives have been suspended for plundering relief materials during the...

Malaysia signs record rice import deal...

Malaysia signs record rice import deal...

Business

Fri, May 15 2020

Earlier this year, India restricted palm oil import from Malaysia, world’s second-biggest producer...

Hit by a new kind of uncertainty

Hit by a new kind of uncertainty

Md Fahmedul Islam Dewan

Wed, May 13 2020

Food security for those below the poverty line should be the primary concern right now

One more UP chairman, 3 members suspended...

One more UP chairman, 3 members suspended...

Nation

Wed, Apr 29 2020

A total of 39 public representatives, including 16 UP chairmen, 22 UP members and one Zila Parishad member,...

How can we find out who to give rice...

How can we find out who to give rice...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 23 2020

Instead of fruitlessly trying to find the poor, the government can easily make a list of the rich

Stealing relief is inexcusable

Stealing relief is inexcusable

Editorial

Sat, Apr 18 2020

Stealing relief is committing a crime against the teeming millions who are poor and destitute in this...

Coronavirus: Widespread theft of aid...

Coronavirus: Widespread theft of aid...

Nation

Fri, Apr 17 2020

A mobile court sentenced Banaripara upazila unit Awami League Vice President AKM Yusuf Ali to six months...

Coronavirus: Ministers warn of stern...

Ministers warn of stern action over...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 13 2020

Following a government move, the food ministry has launched food-friendly programs to provide food assistance...

Here’s how the PM can stop the rice...

Here’s how the PM can stop the rice...

D2

Mon, Apr 13 2020

To stop the mass looting of food relief, the PM must bring the middle class into the fight

Govt halts OMS rice initiative following...

Govt halts OMS rice initiative following...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 13 2020

Probe committee formed to identify those involved in the misappropriation of rice and the accompanying...

Tackling coronavirus: Govt to procure...

Tackling coronavirus: Govt to procure...

Coronavirus

Wed, Apr 8 2020

According to the notification, the procurement drive will start on April 26 and continue until August...

Rice at Tk10/kg: Will the real destitute...

Rice at Tk10/kg: Will the real destitute...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 3 2020

The government is set to launch a special OMS program for low-income people on Sunday, but the authorities...

Coronavirus: OMS rice at Tk10 per kg...

Coronavirus: OMS rice at Tk10 per kg...

Dhaka

Thu, Apr 2 2020

Each person will be allowed to buy maximum five kg of rice once in a week

Covid-19: Govt allocates Tk9cr in funds,...

Covid-19: Govt allocates Tk9cr in funds,...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 30 2020

Both the financial and food assistance were allocated through the Disaster Management and Relief...

Rice prices on the rise

Rice prices on the rise

Business

Sat, Jan 25 2020

Retail traders said prices of rice continued to increase due to supply shortage and price increases by...

Prices of rice, edible oil

Prices of rice, edible oil

Business

Sat, Jan 18 2020

Vegetable prices decrease amid adequate supply

People gasp as rice, vegetables join...

People gasp as rice, vegetables join...

Business

Sat, Nov 16 2019

They are finding it hard to manage the extra money they need to spend on the essential items because...

AWD irrigation tech increases 15% rice...

AWD irrigation tech increases 15% rice...

Business

Fri, Jul 19 2019

'Some 882 farmers got excellent results irrigating Boro rice fields adopting AWD technology with...

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...

Dr Kamal: Govt not taking responsibility...

Dr Kamal: Govt not taking responsibility...

Politics

Wed, May 22 2019

Farmers across Bangladesh are protesting, demanding  a fair price for paddy

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...