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201. Bangladesh set 257-run target for Zimbabwe in last ODIPublished: August 10, 2022 17:24:26

Bangladesh set a target of 257 runs for Zimbabwe in the third One Day International (ODI) match at Harare Sports Club on Wednesday. Captain Tamim Iqbal lost the toss again...


202. Checking corruption at BPC could have prevented fuel price hike, CPD saysPublished: August 10, 2022 17:19:06

The government could have avoided the unprecedented hike in the fuel price by checking corruption, theft and mismanagement of Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation and by improving the state-run agency’s efficiency, according...


203. Trump seizes on FBI raid to boost 2024 presidential bidPublished: August 10, 2022 17:15:03

Hours after denouncing the FBI's raid on his Florida home as political persecution, former President Donald Trump released a campaign-style video that may be the strongest hint yet that he...


204. 'Bullet Train' is a colourfully violent action comedy with absurd humourPublished: August 10, 2022 17:05:22

2022 is not a good year for Hollywood in the action thriller genre. As The Gray Man flopped at the box office, it could be said the seriousness of this...


205. Qatar World Cup to begin one day earlier than plannedPublished: August 10, 2022 17:02:05

The World Cup in Qatar will kick off a day earlier than scheduled if FIFA's ruling bureau agree to a plan to hold the opening ceremony and the host nation's...


206. Travellers advised to arrive at Dhaka airport early due to congestionPublished: August 10, 2022 16:44:47

Dhaka Metropolitan Police advised air passengers to arrive at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport ahead of time. Some lanes on the road to the airport are currently closed to traffic due...


207. RMIT PhD Scholarship is accepting applicationsPublished: August 10, 2022 16:44:05

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) is a Top 20 university in Australia. Host Country: Melbourne, Australia Host University: RMIT University Name of the scholarship: PhD Scholarship in Data-Driven IoT...


208. Five years of going limitless: Five benefits GoZayaan brings to travellersPublished: August 10, 2022 16:38:04

GoZayaan, the travel tech platform has completed five years of its journey today. Given the short amount of time the startup has been operating, it has seen extraordinary success and...


209. Plenty of new signings for Barcelona: Where is the money coming from?Published: August 10, 2022 16:22:46

FC Barcelona have been in a financial crisis since late 2020, and that resulted in them having to let go of Lionel Messi, along with Antoine Griezmann. But in the...


210. ভয়েজার - ১: মহাকাশে মানুষের তৈরি সবচেয়ে দূরবর্তী বস্তুPublished: August 10, 2022 16:16:19

১৯৭৭ সালে নাসা মহাকাশের উদ্দেশ্যে একটি নভোযান পাঠানোর সিদ্ধান্ত নেয়। উদ্দেশ্য - বৃহস্পতি ও শনিগ্রহ পর্যবেক্ষণ। নাসার এই উদ্দেশ্য সফল হয়ে যায় নভোযান পাঠানোর তিন বছরের মধ্যেই। এরপর নভোযানটি আর...


211. HSBC Bangladesh wins International Retail Bank of the Year awardPublished: August 10, 2022 16:00:57

HSBC Bangladesh has been awarded the 2022 Asian Banking and Finance Awards for International Retail Bank of the Year for the second time in a row.It also bagged the Branch...


212. Tidal surge likely to inundate low-lying areas of coastal districtsPublished: August 10, 2022 15:43:25

Under the influence of the well-marked low and steep pressure gradient, the low-lying areas of the coastal districts and their offshore island and chars are likely to be inundated by...


213. Job Opportunity at Canadian University BangladeshPublished: August 10, 2022 15:35:30

Founded in 2016, the Canadian University of Bangladesh is a private university in Bangladesh. Vacancy: not specified Name of the Position: Officer, School of Business Job Responsibilities: Co-Ordination of all...


214. Taiwan residents largely calm in the face of Chinese angerPublished: August 10, 2022 15:33:16

Many people on self-ruled Taiwan look upon China's unprecedented military exercises with calm resignation, doubting that war is imminent and if anything, feeling pride in their democratic island's determination to...


215. Join Euro Bangla Foundation as a Field OfficerPublished: August 10, 2022 15:24:09

The Euro Bangla Foundation is an NGO. Vacancy: not specified Name of the Position: Field Officer [Micro-Credit Section] Job Responsibilities: Must have experience and capability to ensure proper disburse and...


216. Bangladesh hasn’t asked for specific info on Swiss bank accounts, says ambassadorPublished: August 10, 2022 15:17:35

The Bangladesh government has not asked for any specific information on the Swiss bank accounts of its citizens, according to Switzerland Ambassador to Bangladesh Nathalie Chuard.  “We have provided the...


217. Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub launched in BangladeshPublished: August 10, 2022 15:15:49

Microsoft launched its Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub in Bangladesh, continuing its mission to fuel innovation amongst ambitious startups in Asia who are eager to make their mark on the...


218. Rotavirus childhood vaccine shortage hits four African countriesPublished: August 10, 2022 15:02:47

Supplies of a vaccine to prevent the deadly rotavirus infection in children have either run out in Kenya, Tanzania, Senegal and Cameroon or are close to doing so, officials close...


219. সুইস ব্যাংকের কাছে ‘সুনির্দিষ্ট তথ্য’ চায়নি বাংলাদেশ: রাষ্ট্রদূতPublished: August 10, 2022 14:46:41

সুইস রাষ্ট্রদূত বলেছেন, “কীভাবে একটি চুক্তিতে পৌঁছানো যায়, সে বিষয়ে সরকারকে সব ধরনের তথ্য আমরা দিয়েছি। কিন্তু আলাদাভাবে অর্থ জমা করার বিষয়ে কোনো অনুরোধ আসেনি।” সুইজারল্যান্ডের ব্যাংকগুলোতে অর্থ জমা করা...


220. Child dies as school gate collapses in KhagrachhariPublished: August 10, 2022 14:38:39

A pre-primary student died after a gate at the entrance of a school collapsed and fell on him in Khagrachhari. The incident occurred at Khabong Paria Govt Primary School in...


221. Sri Lanka's ousted president expected to go to ThailandPublished: August 10, 2022 14:27:47

Sri Lanka's ousted president, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, is expected to arrive in Thailand on Thursday, seeking temporary shelter in a second Southeast Asian country after fleeing his island nation last month...


222. উখিয়ার ক্যাম্পে দুই রোহিঙ্গা মাঝিকে গুলি করে হত্যাPublished: August 10, 2022 14:03:09

কক্সবাজারের উখিয়ায় শরণার্থী শিবিরে দুই রোহিঙ্গা মাঝিকে (কমিউনিটি নেতা) গুলি করে হত্যা করা হয়েছে। মঙ্গলবার মধ্যরাতে পালংখালী ইউনিয়নের ১৫ নম্বর জামতলী ক্যাম্পের সি-ব্লকে এ হত্যাকাণ্ড ঘটে বলে ৮ আর্মড পুলিশ...


223. Bangladesh Bank eases rules for inward remittances amid forex crunchPublished: August 10, 2022 13:58:57

The central bank has relaxed the banking rules governing remittance inflows amid an ongoing foreign currency crunch. Banks can now establish drawing arrangements, an official channel to receive remittances, with...


224. Boult granted release from New Zealand Cricket contractPublished: August 10, 2022 13:50:22

World's top-ranked ODI bowler Trent Boult was released from his central contract with New Zealand Cricket (NZC) at his own request on Wednesday so he can spend less time travelling...


225. Two Rohingya leaders shot dead in Cox’s Bazar refugee campPublished: August 10, 2022 12:36:13

Two Rohingya community leaders have been shot dead at a refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar’s Ukhiya. The incident occurred around midnight on Tuesday in the Palankhanli Union-15 Jamtali Camp’s C-Block,...


226. ADB calls for expanded efforts to address water security in Asia and the PacificPublished: August 10, 2022 12:20:29

Asia and the Pacific must greatly expand its efforts to address water security and resilience needs, Asian Development Bank (ADB) Managing Director General Woochong Um told the opening of the...


227. Two missing as three fishing trawlers overturn in Bay of BengalPublished: August 10, 2022 12:12:10

Three fishing trawlers have capsized in the Bay of Bengal off Kuakata while returning to shore. The trawlers overturned near the Payra Port's Fair Buoy around 3 am on Monday,...


228. ঢাকার হারানো ঐতিহ্য মহররমের শরবতPublished: August 10, 2022 11:37:01

মহররম মাসের সাথে জড়িয়ে আছে কারবালায় ইমাম হাসান (রা) ও হুসাইন (রা) এর শহীদ হবার মর্মান্তিক স্মৃতি। সপ্তদশ শতাব্দী থেকেই পুরান ঢাকায় অনেক বড় করে তাজিয়া মিছিল বের হতো। মোগল...


229. সাগরে তিন ট্রলার ডুবি, দুই জেলে নিখোঁজPublished: August 10, 2022 11:21:53

পূর্ণিমার জোয়ার আর লঘুচাপের প্রভাবে সাগর উত্তাল থাকায় গত দুই দিনে কয়েকশ ট্রলার আলীপুর ও মহিপুর মৎস্য বন্দরে ফিরে এসেছে। উত্তাল ঢেউয়ের তোড়ে টিকতে না পেরে বন্দরে ফেরার সময় কুয়াকাটা...


230. Four Palestinians killed in clashes with Israeli forcesPublished: August 10, 2022 11:16:39

Israeli security forces killed a Palestinian militant commander and another fighter in a gunbattle in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, the military said, triggering further clashes in which Palestinians...


231. Ukraine war must end with liberation of Crimea, says ZelenskyPublished: August 10, 2022 11:03:31

The war in Ukraine began with Crimea and must end with its liberation, President Volodymyr Zelensky has said. He was speaking just hours after a string of explosions hit a...


232. Cathay Pacific narrows first-half loss as passenger numbers risePublished: August 10, 2022 10:56:33

Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd posted on Wednesday a first-half loss of HK$5 billion ($637 million), narrowing from the prior year's HK$7.57 billion, as easing quarantine rules boosted passenger...


233. Fast food giant Domino's pulls out of the birthplace of pizzaPublished: August 10, 2022 10:38:21

Domino's Pizza's last stores in Italy have been closed after the firm that operated its outlets in the country filed for bankruptcy, it has emerged. Master franchise holder ePizza SpA...


234. Dhaka’s air quality now 'moderate'Published: August 10, 2022 10:25:24

With an air quality index (AQI) score of 68 at 9.30am, the densely populated metropolis ranked 22nd in the list of world cities with the worst air quality. Saudi Arabia's...


235. Musk sells nearly $7 billion in Tesla shares amid Twitter legal battlePublished: August 10, 2022 10:12:51

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk sold $6.9 billion worth of shares in the electric vehicle maker, tweeting it was important to avoid an emergency sale of Tesla stock...


236. পরিকল্পনামন্ত্রী বললেন, আমরা অর্থের ঘাটতিতে কিছুটা অসুবিধায় আছিPublished: August 10, 2022 09:49:26

বৈশ্বিক পরিস্থিতির প্রভাব বাংলাদেশের অর্থনীতিতে পড়ছে বলে মন্তব্য করেছেন পরিকল্পনামন্ত্রী এম এ মান্নান। তিনি বলেন, “আমরা অর্থের ঘাটতিতে এখন কিছুটা অসুবিধায় আছি। এ সমস্যা আমাদের নয়। অন্য রাষ্ট্রের তৈরি সমস্যা...


237. Uttara scrap shop fire death toll hits sevenPublished: August 10, 2022 08:51:34

The seventh victim of a fire in a scrap shop in Dhaka’s Uttara has died, leaving only one survivor who is also fighting for his life. Md Shafiqul Islam, 32,...


238. 'Prime suspect' detained in killings of New Mexico Muslim menPublished: August 10, 2022 08:30:21

Police in New Mexico on Tuesday arrested a man they called their prime suspect in the fatal shootings of four Muslim men in Albuquerque since November, a series of ambush...


239. Four Pakistani soldiers killed by suicide bomber near Afghan borderPublished: August 09, 2022 23:06:52

A suicide bomber attacked a military convoy in a Pakistani tribal region along the Afghan border, killing four soldiers, the army said on Tuesday. The incident took place in Mir...


240. Prevent tax evasion, money laundering without burdening people with foreign debt: TIBPublished: August 09, 2022 22:48:53

Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has suggested the adoption of the 'Common Reporting Standard (CRS)' to prevent tax evasion and money laundering to stabilise foreign exchange reserves without burdening the people...


241. Fuel price hike pushes up prices of almost all household essentialsPublished: August 09, 2022 22:31:32

An unprecedented 50 per cent hike in fuel oil cost has pushed up prices of almost all household essentials by Tk 2 to Tk 10 per kilogram in the market....


242. Taiwan says China drills part of game-plan for invasionPublished: August 09, 2022 22:25:57

Taiwan's foreign minister said on Tuesday that China was using the military drills it launched in protest against US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit as a game-plan to prepare for...


243. Serena suggests retirement from tennis after US OpenPublished: August 09, 2022 22:20:02

Serena Williams has suggested she is set to retire from tennis, saying she will be "evolving away" from the sport after the US Open. Writing for Vogue, the American 23-time Grand...


244. Kamal warns on loans from ChinaPublished: August 09, 2022 22:13:32

AHM Mustafa Kamal, finance minister of Bangladesh, talks to the Financial Times (FT) South Asia correspondent Benjamin Parkin on Bangladesh's economic situation and Chinese debt. The full report is reproduced...


245. জ্বালানি সংকট মোকাবিলায় নিজস্ব সম্পদ অনুসন্ধানে এখনই ঝাঁপিয়ে পড়তে হবে: বিদ্যুৎ প্রতিমন্ত্রীPublished: August 09, 2022 21:50:56

চলমান জ্বালানি সংকট মোকাবিলায় স্বল্প ও মধ্যমেয়াদী পরিকল্পনার মাধ্যমে নিজস্ব সম্পদ অনুসন্ধানে ‘ঝাঁপিয়ে পড়তে হবে’ বলে মন্তব্য করেছেন বিদ্যুৎ, জ্বালানি ও খনিজ সম্পদ প্রতিমন্ত্রী নসরুল হামিদ। মঙ্গলবার জ্বালানি নিরাপত্তা দিবস...


246. Three Palestinians, including senior commander, killed by Israeli forcesPublished: August 09, 2022 21:43:53

Three Palestinians, including a senior armed resistance commander, have been killed by Israeli forces during a raid on the occupied West Bank city of Nablus, the Palestinian health ministry said....


247. Six accused remanded over Tangail bus robbery, rapePublished: August 09, 2022 21:35:13

A tangail court on Tuesday placed six accused in a case filed over the robbery incident after hijacking a Chattogram-bound bus in Tangail when a woman commuter was raped, on...


248. Bangladesh's export to grow with 98pc duty-free market access: ChinaPublished: August 09, 2022 21:31:44

The duty-free treatment of 98 per cent tariff lines goods will help Bangladesh to further increase its export to China, says the Chinese Embassy in Dhaka on Tuesday. State Councilor...


249. Manpower export to Malaysia resumes after four-year gapPublished: August 09, 2022 21:21:46

Malaysia on Tuesday resumed recruitment of manpower from Bangladesh after a long pause of four years as the first batch of Bangladeshi workers reached Kuala Lumpur. A flight of Air...


250. Britain’s Liz Truss says she favours cutting taxes to grow economyPublished: August 09, 2022 21:19:40

Liz Truss, the favourite to become Britain's next prime minister, said on Tuesday she still favoured tax cuts over direct support to households that are facing a 230 per cent...