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Deal signed for 3600 MW LNG power plant at Paira Deal signed for 3600 MW LNG power plant at Paira

Bangladesh Power Division and German company

Bangladesh condemns Thursday’s attack on Indian troops
Bangladesh condemns Thursday’s attack on Indian troops

Bangladesh has strongly condemned the dastardly

PM welcomes ICC decision to probe atrocities on Rohingyas
PM welcomes ICC decision to probe atrocities on Rohingyas

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday welcomed

Sonali Kabin's Al Mahmud passes away
Sonali Kabin's Al Mahmud passes away

Country’s eminent poet Al Mahmud passed

PM joins Munich Security Conference
PM joins Munich Security Conference

A three-day Munich Security Conference (MSC 2019)

PM for more WHO engagement to achieve universal health security
PM for more WHO engagement to achieve universal health security

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today laid

Dhaka seeks OIC’s support for safe repatriation of Rohingyas
Dhaka seeks OIC’s support for safe repatriation of Rohingyas

State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar

UN seeks US$ 920m for Rohingya humanitarian crisis
UN seeks US$ 920m for Rohingya humanitarian crisis

United Nations aid agencies and NGO partners on

BD employment rate exceeded global average: ILO
BD employment rate exceeded global average: ILO

International Labour Organisation (ILO) has said

Barrister Razzaq quits Jamaat
Barrister Razzaq quits Jamaat

Barrister Abdur Razzaq resigned from Bangladesh

2 more devotees die at Ijtema venue
2 more devotees die at Ijtema venue

Two more devotees died of cardiac arrest at Biswa

ILO foresees Bangladesh’s employment rate exceeds global average
ILO foresees Bangladesh’s employment rate exceeds global average

International Labour Organisation (ILO) has said

BNP, Okiyo Front took part in polls with evil intention: PM
BNP, Okiyo Front took part in polls with evil intention: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said from the

Biswa Ijtema begins at Tongi today
Biswa Ijtema begins at Tongi today

The two phases of the 54th Biswa Ijtema, the

PM Hasina hints at last term as prime minister: DW reports
PM Hasina hints at last term as prime minister: DW reports

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday

Suhrawardy Hospital fire doused
Suhrawardy Hospital fire doused

The fire at the Shaheed Suhrwardy Medical College

3rd phase of UZ polls Mar 24
3rd phase of UZ polls Mar 24

The Election Commission on Thursday declared the

PM reaches Germany
PM reaches Germany

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

Business

Amazon cancels New York City campus plan Amazon cancels New York City campus plan

Amazon has said it will not build a new

Rajshahi Silk Factory resumes production
Rajshahi Silk Factory resumes production

Production in Rajshahi Silk Factory has been

Asian stocks rise on optimism for trade talks, shutdown deal
Asian stocks rise on optimism for trade talks, shutdown deal

Asian stocks advanced Tuesday on optimism over

Agent banking accounts double in one year
Agent banking accounts double in one year

The number of agent banking accounts across the

DITF gets over Tk 200 crore export orders
DITF gets over Tk 200 crore export orders

The month-long 24th Dhaka International Trade

Amazon paves direction for thousands of items to return to India site
Amazon paves direction for thousands of items to return to India site

Amazon has struck a deal that will allow hundreds

Rangs’ new campaign ‘Poytrishe Pochashi’
Rangs’ new campaign ‘Poytrishe Pochashi’

The Rangs Properties Limited has recently

Amazon boss accuses National Enquirer of blackmail
Amazon boss accuses National Enquirer of blackmail

The world's richest man, Amazon.com founder

Trump backs World Bank critic Malpass for top job
Trump backs World Bank critic Malpass for top job

US President Donald Trump has named senior

US-China trade war: UN warns of 'massive' impact of tariff hike
US-China trade war: UN warns of 'massive' impact of tariff hike

A UN trade official has warned a US plan to raise

Three years needed to settle reserve heist case: BB
Three years needed to settle reserve heist case: BB

Bangladesh Bank (BB) is expecting that the case

China hails 'important progress' in US trade talks
China hails 'important progress' in US trade talks

China's trade delegation says it made

China's factory activity shrinks as slowdown worries rise
China's factory activity shrinks as slowdown worries rise

Chinese factory activity contracted for a second

US, China resume trade talks with a chill in the air
US, China resume trade talks with a chill in the air

Top US and Chinese trade officials returned to

BBS Cables achieves ‘Asia’s Greatest Brands Award 2018’
BBS Cables achieves ‘Asia’s Greatest Brands Award 2018’

The BBS Cables as an organization achieved

International

Nigeria election 2019: Voting postponed for a week Nigeria election 2019: Voting postponed for a week

Nigeria's presidential and parliamentary

Trump declares emergency over border wall
Trump declares emergency over border wall

The US president has announced he will use

India will 'completely isolate' Pakistan
India will 'completely isolate' Pakistan

India has said it will ensure the "complete

Jihadist defeat, US Syria pullout on table at coalition talks
Jihadist defeat, US Syria pullout on table at coalition talks

Defence ministers from the US-led coalition

Kashmir attack: Bomb kills 34 soldiers in military convoy
Kashmir attack: Bomb kills 34 soldiers in military convoy

At least 34 Indian paramilitary soldiers have

London schoolgirl who joined IS wants to return home
London schoolgirl who joined IS wants to return home

One of three schoolgirls who left east London in

Bus plunges into ravine in North Macedonia, killing 14
Bus plunges into ravine in North Macedonia, killing 14

A bus carrying workers in North Macedonia crashed

In Syria, families flee IS holdout to dust and desperation
In Syria, families flee IS holdout to dust and desperation

The cry echoed across the chalk-dry Syrian plain:

Judge rules that ex-Trump aide Manafort broke plea deal
Judge rules that ex-Trump aide Manafort broke plea deal

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort

Australia 'to re-open' controversial detention centre
Australia 'to re-open' controversial detention centre

Australian PM Scott Morrison says he will re-open

14 killed in rally stampede in Nigeria ahead of election
14 killed in rally stampede in Nigeria ahead of election

At least 14 people have been killed and

Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzmán found guilty
Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzmán found guilty

Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín "El

80 detainees escape Haiti prison
80 detainees escape Haiti prison

At least six people have died in nearly weeklong

Trudeau govt in crisis after Canada minister's resignation
Trudeau govt in crisis after Canada minister's resignation

A Canadian minister's sudden resignation on

Death toll rises to 17 in India hotel fire
Death toll rises to 17 in India hotel fire

At least 17 people died on Tuesday as a fire tore

Nine killed in India hotel fire
Nine killed in India hotel fire

At least nine people were killed and three others

US border security deal reached to avert new US shutdown
US border security deal reached to avert new US shutdown

Democrats and Republicans have reached an

Sports

Mushfiqur on the verge of making double-century Mushfiqur on the verge of making double-century

Dependable batsman Mushfiqur Rahim is on the

2nd ODI: Bangladesh bowled out for 226 against NZ
2nd ODI: Bangladesh bowled out for 226 against NZ

Bangladesh were bowled out for 226 runs in the

Bangladesh face New Zealand in crucial 2nd ODI Saturday
Bangladesh face New Zealand in crucial 2nd ODI Saturday

It will be an acid test for Bangladesh as they

Ronaldo on bench as Juve warm up for Atletico against Frosinone
Ronaldo on bench as Juve warm up for Atletico against Frosinone

Cristiano Ronaldo is set for a rare start on the

Starc hopeful of regaining fitness ahead of Pakistan ODIs
Starc hopeful of regaining fitness ahead of Pakistan ODIs

A left pectoral injury has hampered Mitchell

New Zealand win by eight wickets, set up 1-0 lead
New Zealand win by eight wickets, set up 1-0 lead

New Zealand won by eight wickets and went 1-0 up

Gabriel charged by ICC after Root altercation
Gabriel charged by ICC after Root altercation

West Indies fast-bowler Shannon Gabriel has been

1st ODI: Mithun-Saifuddin stand takes Tigers to 232 against NZ
1st ODI: Mithun-Saifuddin stand takes Tigers to 232 against NZ

Bangladesh were bowled out for 232 in 49th over

Boult, Henry run through Bangladesh top order in opening NZ ODI
Boult, Henry run through Bangladesh top order
 in opening NZ ODI

Bangladesh won the toss and opted to bat first as

Gabriel warned for using abusive language
Gabriel warned for using abusive language

Shannon Gabriel has received a warning from the

McMillan to quit as New Zealand batting coach after World Cup
McMillan to quit as New Zealand batting coach after World Cup

Craig McMillan will relinquish his position as

Pran Krako Inter-University Badminton starts on Friday
Pran Krako Inter-University Badminton starts on Friday

The 4th Inter-University Badminton Tournament

Smith, Warner bans to end during Pakistan ODI series
Smith, Warner bans to end during Pakistan ODI series

Steve Smith and David Warner could be in line for

Bangladesh begin New Zealand tour with a loss
Bangladesh begin New Zealand tour with a loss

Visiting Bangladesh failed to start the tour on a

Gareth Bale takes 217 games to score 100 goals for Real
Gareth Bale takes 217 games to score 100 goals for Real

Gareth Bale scored his 100th Real Madrid goal as

Bashundhara Kings maintain all-win record beating Muktijoddha 3-1
Bashundhara Kings maintain all-win record beating Muktijoddha 3-1

Star-studded Bashundhara Kings maintained their

Entertainment

Kangana Ranaut to make a film on her life Kangana Ranaut to make a film on her life

Kangana Ranaut is making a film on her life, and

'Komola Rocket' wins Hiralal Sen Award
'Komola Rocket' wins Hiralal Sen Award

On the fourth day of 'Amar Bhashar

Salman, Katrina to spend Valentine's Day together
Salman, Katrina to spend Valentine's Day together

It's the Valentine's week and every happy

Hip hop DJ pioneer Grandmaster Flash wins Polar Music Prize
Hip hop DJ pioneer Grandmaster Flash wins Polar Music Prize

Grandmaster Flash, one of the pioneers of hip hop

'Shuttle Train' to be released on Feb 24
'Shuttle Train' to be released on Feb 24

'Shuttle Train', a full-length film based

Tauquir’s ‘Fagun Haway’ releasing on Feb 15
Tauquir’s ‘Fagun Haway’ releasing on Feb 15

Actor-turned-director Tauquir Ahmed’s new

Winners in key categories at 2019 Grammy Awards
Winners in key categories at 2019 Grammy Awards

Here is a list of winners in the major categories

Alia Bhatt responds to Kangana for calling her Karan Johar's 'puppet'
Alia Bhatt responds to Kangana for calling her Karan Johar's 'puppet'

Indian charming actress Alia Bhatt has responded

Wink girl Priya Prakash Varrier trolled over kissing scene
Wink girl Priya Prakash Varrier trolled over kissing scene

Malayalam actress Priya Prakash Varrier, who

Bollywood superstars test taboos with hip-hop blockbuster
Bollywood superstars test taboos with hip-hop blockbuster

Two of Bollywood’s biggest stars have

Shithi Saha now acts as heroine in a new music video
Shithi Saha now acts as heroine in a new music video

Bangladeshi popular singer Shithi Saha has

Kim Kardashian opens up about baby no. 4
Kim Kardashian opens up about baby no. 4

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are preparing for

Avengers: Endgame may be the longest Marvel movie yet.
Avengers: Endgame may be the longest Marvel movie yet.

Adrift in space with no food or water, Tony Stark

Priyanka Chopra on becoming a Jonas
Priyanka Chopra on becoming a Jonas

Actress Priyanka Chopra says she always wanted to

Jennifer Lawrence is officially engaged to Cooke Maroney
Jennifer Lawrence is officially engaged to Cooke Maroney

Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney have got

Oscars 2019 ceremony to go without host after Kevin Hart row
Oscars 2019 ceremony to go without host after Kevin Hart row

This year's Oscars will be held without an

Jennifer Lawrence engaged to art gallery director Cooke Maroney
Jennifer Lawrence engaged to art gallery director Cooke Maroney

The 28-year-old Hunger Games star sparked

Azam Khan to receive posthumous Ekushey Padak 2019
Azam Khan to receive posthumous Ekushey Padak 2019

Noted Bangladeshi rock singer Mahbubul Haque

Lifestyle

Exercise may protect against Alzheimer’s: Study Exercise may protect against Alzheimer’s: Study

Exercise produces a hormone that may improve

Cannabis use in teens linked to depression
Cannabis use in teens linked to depression

Parents should not be complacent about the risks

Pahela Falgun celebrated
Pahela Falgun celebrated

Pahela Falgun, the first day of Spring in the

Pahela Falgun celebrated in DIU amid festivity
Pahela Falgun celebrated in DIU amid festivity

The Cultural Club of Daffodil International

AI system spots childhood disease like a doctor
AI system spots childhood disease like a doctor

An artificial intelligence (AI) programme

Eating walnuts may lower depression risk: Study
Eating walnuts may lower depression risk: Study

Consuming walnuts may lower the prevalence and

Plan your Valentine’s Day with Le Méridien Dhaka
Plan your Valentine’s Day with Le Méridien Dhaka

This year Le Méridien Dhaka is planning a

How to cook chips
How to cook chips

Skill level Easy Begin by cutting floury

George Michael’s art collection for auction
George Michael’s art collection for auction

George Michael's personal art collection is

Knife skills: How to finely chop
Knife skills: How to finely chop

Skill level Easy Equipment you will need for

5 tips for staying healthy in the workplace
5 tips for staying healthy in the workplace

With hectic schedules and imminent deadlines

Little things that matter
Little things that matter

Here in Sri Lanka as in any other country, it is

Exercise improves thinking skills
Exercise improves thinking skills

Regular aerobic exercise can help in improving

Liver drug may slow Parkinson’s progression
Liver drug may slow Parkinson’s progression

The ground-breaking study, led by researchers at

World Cancer Day 2019: How to detect early signs of throat cancer?
World Cancer Day 2019: How to detect early signs of throat cancer?

The increasing rates of cancer in today’s

Victoria Beckham uses moisturiser made from her own blood
Victoria Beckham uses moisturiser made from her own blood

Fashion designer Victoria Beckham has spent 1,200

E-cigarettes 'much better for quitting smoking'
E-cigarettes 'much better for quitting smoking'

E-cigarettes are almost twice as effective as

Tech

Samsung takes advantage of Huawei’s troubles, bets big on network gear Samsung takes advantage of Huawei’s troubles, bets big on network gear

Samsung Electronics is pouring resources into its

Xiaomi Mi 9 arrives with three cameras on February 20
Xiaomi Mi 9 arrives with three cameras on February 20

Xiaomi Mi 9 was spotted in early January with

Favorite player's injured? Get a refund
Favorite player's injured? Get a refund

Any sports fan will know or at least appreciate,

High exposure to cellphone radiation cancerous, says a research
High exposure to cellphone radiation cancerous, says a research

A study commissioned by the United States Food

Instagram changes rules on self-harm postings after suicide
Instagram changes rules on self-harm postings after suicide

Instagram has agreed to ban graphic images of

TikTok: When gummy bears singing Adele rule online
TikTok: When gummy bears singing Adele rule online

Have you seen the viral video where a choir of

Apple, Google slammed for hosting app that tracks Saudi women's movements
Apple, Google slammed for hosting app that tracks Saudi women's movements

Tech giants Apple and Google are facing criticism

Tech Tent: Is the internet bad for us?
Tech Tent: Is the internet bad for us?

From encouraging suicide to giving young people

Apple to contribute to US teen's education for spotting FaceTime bug
Apple to contribute to US teen's education for spotting FaceTime bug

Apple Inc on Thursday rolled out software updates

Facebook rolls out new feature on Messenger
Facebook rolls out new feature on Messenger

Social networking giant Facebook has released the

Disability-themed emojis approved for use
Disability-themed emojis approved for use

The introduction of dozens of new

Nissan-Renault coupling to join Google on self-driving cars
Nissan-Renault coupling to join Google on self-driving cars

The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance will join

Don't let Huawei help set up 5G, US warns EU nations
Don't let Huawei help set up 5G, US warns EU nations

US officials are fanning out across Europe to

Annual MI community moderator meetup held
Annual MI community moderator meetup held

Annual evaluation certificates and prizes were

Facial recognition bias claims are 'misleading': Amazon
Facial recognition bias claims are 'misleading': Amazon

Amazon has defended its facial-recognition tool,

Redmi Go: cheapest Redmi phone yet
Redmi Go: cheapest Redmi phone yet

Xiaomi has been famous for its dirt affordable

Google+ to be shut down on April 2
Google+ to be shut down on April 2

The end is finally in sight for Google’s

Walton launches new 4G handsets with 3GB RAM
Walton launches new 4G handsets with 3GB RAM

Local handset maker Walton has launched its new

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Australian floods send dirty water across Great Barrier Reef Australian floods send dirty water across Great Barrier Reef

Dirty water from a flood crisis in northern

Mostofa Kamal's novel 'The Mother' hits world market
Mostofa Kamal's novel 'The Mother' hits world market

The English version of Mostofa Kamal's

Black leopard confirmed in Africa for first time in 100 years
Black leopard confirmed in Africa for first time in 100 years

They say that black cats bring bad luck, but when

People should change the practice of plastic use: minister
People should change the practice of plastic use: minister

Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister

Met office forecasts dry weather over country
Met office forecasts dry weather over country

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) today

Sri Lanka begins recruitment drive for 'moral' hangmen
Sri Lanka begins recruitment drive for 'moral' hangmen

Sri Lanka has begun a search for two executioners

French ‘yellow vest’ boxer given one-year sentence
French ‘yellow vest’ boxer given one-year sentence

An ex-boxer who became a hero to some of

Met office forecasts dry weather over the country
Met office forecasts dry weather over the country

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) today

Harrison Ford attacks leaders who deny climate change
Harrison Ford attacks leaders who deny climate change

Hollywood veteran Harrison Ford on Tuesday

Flag hoisting procedure for Feb 21
Flag hoisting procedure for Feb 21

Press Information Department (PID) today issued a

Mojahidul, Jakir to lead technology journalists
Mojahidul, Jakir to lead technology journalists

Bangladesh ICT Journalist Forum (BIJF), only

Boy sets mother on fire over smartphone, new bike
Boy sets mother on fire over smartphone, new bike

A 17-year-old boy locked his mother inside their

Over a billion smartphone listeners at risk of hearing loss: WHO
Over a billion smartphone listeners at risk of hearing loss: WHO

Over one billion young people, aged 12-35 years,

Dutch scientists probing mystery of mass bird deaths
Dutch scientists probing mystery of mass bird deaths

It was late on a stormy Saturday night when

Afghanistan: 40 years of conflict
Afghanistan: 40 years of conflict

The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan 40 years ago

BAT Bangladesh announces maternity leave for nine months
BAT Bangladesh announces maternity leave for nine months

British American Tobacco Bangladesh (BAT