Politics

PM, Merkel to talk fighting terrorism

Dhaka and Berlin are expected to sign a joint declaration on fighting terrorism and violent extremism at the summit meeting of Prime Minister Sheikh...

National

Wants to earn trust of all

The Election Commission will discharge its duties neutrally without being influenced by any quarter, including the government, and work to gain the confidence of...

International

A Place for Water Aerobics and Feeling Safe as American Jews

PHILADELPHIA — My mother, Fran, is not a great one for selfies. But a few weeks ago, I was scrolling through my Facebook feed...

‘Conspiracy theories’

Education

9 held over fraudulence in SAU entry test

SAU Correspondent, DHAKA: Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University (SAU) administration on Friday (December 9) detained nine candidates on the charge of taking resort to fraudulence in...

Around 15,000 teachers to be recruited at non-govt. educational institutions

DHAKA, Oct 09, 2016 (BN) – Non-Government Teachers’ Registration & Certification Authority (NTRCA) has selected nearly 15,000 candidates to recruit them as teachers at...

WTO panel discusses India’s paper on TFA in services

DHAKA, Oct 08, 2016 (BN) – India’s concept note for a trade facilitation agreement (TFA) in services evoked good response during a meeting of...

China’s HNA in $10 bn aircraft leasing expansion dea

DHAKA, Oct 08, 2016 (BN) – China’s HNA conglomerate will buy the aircraft leasing business of US-based CIT Group Inc. for $10 billion, the...

All services now at people’s doorsteps: Mannan

DHAKA, Oct 08, 2016 (BN)- State Minister for Finance and Planning M A Mannan today said that the present government ensured providing all services,...

Business

HC for probe to find falsifiers

The High Court yesterday ordered the government to explain in two weeks why it should not be directed to form an enquiry commission to...

Bourses end week in green

Business Desk, DHAKA: The two bourses of the country -- Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) -- witnessed gain in share...

25-lac E-TIN holder number crosses

Staff Correspondent : The number of e-TIN (electronic tax identification) holders in Bangladesh has crossed 25 lac. Sources from the national board of revenue (NBR)...

WTO panel discusses India’s paper on TFA in services

DHAKA, Oct 08, 2016 (BN) – India’s concept note for a trade facilitation agreement (TFA) in services evoked good response during a meeting of...

China’s HNA in $10 bn aircraft leasing expansion dea

DHAKA, Oct 08, 2016 (BN) – China’s HNA conglomerate will buy the aircraft leasing business of US-based CIT Group Inc. for $10 billion, the...

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A Place for Water Aerobics and Feeling Safe as American Jews

PHILADELPHIA — My mother, Fran, is not a great one for selfies. But a few weeks ago, I was scrolling through my Facebook feed...

Openion

Dhaka Dynamites win BPL-2016 trophy

Sports Correspondent,DHAKA (BN): Dhaka Dynamites beat Rajshahi Kings by 56-run in the final of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL)-2016 at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in...

WTO panel discusses India’s paper on TFA in services

DHAKA, Oct 08, 2016 (BN) – India’s concept note for a trade facilitation agreement (TFA) in services evoked good response during a meeting of...

China’s HNA in $10 bn aircraft leasing expansion dea

DHAKA, Oct 08, 2016 (BN) – China’s HNA conglomerate will buy the aircraft leasing business of US-based CIT Group Inc. for $10 billion, the...

G20: populist politicians threaten global economy

DHAKA, Oct 08, 2016 (BN) – The G20 warned Friday that populist politicians playing up anti-globalization and anti-free trade sentiments were putting the global...

All services now at people’s doorsteps: Mannan

DHAKA, Oct 08, 2016 (BN)- State Minister for Finance and Planning M A Mannan today said that the present government ensured providing all services,...

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Environment

Features

FBI releases Bill Clinton closed case files days before vote

Washington (AFP) - The FBI has unexpectedly released documents concerning ex-president Bill Clinton's pardon of the husband of a wealthy Democratic donor, in a...

Lifestyle

Twelve killed in northeast Kenya bomb attack: police

NAIROBI, Oct 25, 2016- AFP - A bomb attack on a northeast Kenya guest house killed at least 12 people on Tuesday, with investigators...