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301. Sixth victim of Uttara scrap shop fire diesPublished: August 09, 2022 12:30:05

Another victim of a fire at a junk shop in Uttara's Kamarpara has succumbed to his wounds, raising the death toll in the incident to six. Md Al Amin, 30,...


302. ট্রাম্পের ফ্লোরিডার বাড়িতে এফবিআইয়ের হানাPublished: August 09, 2022 11:44:39

যুক্তরাষ্ট্রের সাবেক প্রেসিডেন্ট ডনাল্ড ট্রাম্পের ফ্লোরিডার বাড়িতে তল্লাশি চালিয়েছে দেশটির কেন্দ্রীয় গোয়েন্দা সংস্থা-এফবিআই। খবর বিডিনিউজ টোয়েন্টিফোর ডটকমের।  ট্রাম্প বলেছেন, বিপুল সংখ্যক এফবিআই এজেন্ট সোমবার পাম বিচ শহরের মার-এ-লাগোর বাড়িতে যায় এবং...


303. Record rain leaves at least seven dead in South Korean capitalPublished: August 09, 2022 11:27:41

At least seven people died in and around the South Korean capital of Seoul overnight, authorities said on Tuesday, after torrential rain knocked out power, caused slips and left roads...


304. Cement makers seek 10pc cash stimulusPublished: August 09, 2022 11:16:15

Local cement manufacturers suggest a 10-per cent cash incentive for the export of key construction materials aiming to increase the current export volume threefold. They also seek to relax the...


305. FBI searches Trump's Florida home as part of presidential records probePublished: August 09, 2022 10:38:10

Former President Donald Trump said FBI agents raided his Mar-a-Lago estate on Monday and broke into his safe in what his son acknowledged was part of an investigation into Trump's...


306. Launch fare to be declared tomorrowPublished: August 09, 2022 10:29:25

The government is expected to fix new launch fares tomorrow (Wednesday) in response to the operators' proposal for doubling the rates amid the latest price hike of fuel oils. A...


307. A year after Taliban's return, some women fight for lost freedomsPublished: August 09, 2022 10:25:26

Monesa Mubarez is not going to give up the rights she and other Afghan women won during 20 years of Western-backed rule easily. Before the hardline Islamist Taliban movement swept...


308. Eyewitness revisits August 15 episode at 32 DhanmondiPublished: August 09, 2022 10:10:58

It was the early hours of August 15, 1975, the blackest chapter of the nation’s history. “I’m President Sheikh Mujib. What do you want? Where do you want to take...


309. ডলার সঙ্কট: ৬ ব্যাংকের ট্রেজারি প্রধানকে অপসারণে বাংলাদেশ ব্যাংকের চিঠিPublished: August 09, 2022 09:14:20

প্রয়োজনের চেয়ে বেশি ডলার সংরক্ষণ করে দর বৃদ্ধির ‘প্রমাণ পাওয়ায়’ ছয় ব্যাংকের ট্রেজারি প্রধানকে অপসারণের নির্দেশ দিয়েছে বাংলাদেশ ব্যাংক। খবর বিডিনিউজ টোয়েন্টিফোর ডটকমের।  কেন্দ্রীয় ব্যাংকের মুখপাত্র ও নির্বাহী পরিচালক মো....


310. Tk 20m for constructing one kilometre drain!Published: August 09, 2022 09:13:52

Amid the government's austerity programmes, the Roads and Highways Department (RHD) has proposed to spend Tk 8.69 billion, Tk 20 million per kilometre, to build a drain on 43km road,...


311. Stock brokers to help enhance liquidity support for marketPublished: August 09, 2022 09:06:04

Stock brokers have agreed to work towards increasing liquidity support for the stock market to ensure its stability and development. They came up with this assurance at a meeting with...


312. প্রায় ৪ বছর পর কর্মী গেল মালয়েশিয়াPublished: August 09, 2022 09:01:19

প্রায় চার বছর বন্ধ থাকার পর সরকারি ব্যবস্থাপনায় আবারও মালয়েশিয়ায় কর্মী পাঠানো শুরু করেছে বাংলাদেশ। প্রথম দফায় ৫৩ জন কর্মী গেছে দক্ষিণ-পূর্ব এশিয়ার দেশটিতে। খবর বিডিনিউজ টোয়েন্টিফোর ডটকমের। সোমবার রাত পৌনে...


313. BRTA publishes bus fare chart for long-distance routesPublished: August 09, 2022 08:44:35

Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) published a new fare chart for various long-distance routes of road transports on Monday, revising upwards the rates due to the latest price hike of...


314. BD's duty-free facility for Bhutan comes into effectPublished: August 09, 2022 08:29:14

Bangladesh has finally made the duty-free market-access facility under preferential trade agreement (PTA) effective for Bhutan through a much-awaited official gazette. The customs authority has offered tax waiver on import...


315. Uptick in funds for NGOs in BDPublished: August 09, 2022 08:07:36

The influx of foreign funds for non-governmental organisations (NGOs) operating in Bangladesh increased slightly last fiscal mainly due to a rise in the aid for the Rohingya refugees here. Donors'...


316. IMF team due early Sept for negotiating major loanPublished: August 09, 2022 08:01:15

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) delegation will visit Dhaka early next month to negotiate a major loan Bangladesh seeks specifically for funding budget deficit, officials say. Sources say the foreign-exchange...


317. 80pc of travel market remains unexplored: PalakPublished: August 08, 2022 22:31:41

ICT State Minister Zunaid Ahmed Palak has said Bangladesh has only explored about 20 per cent of its travel market while the rest of it remains unexplored. "Many foreigners and...


318. Global economy at a crossroadsPublished: August 08, 2022 21:51:30

That the global economy is in turmoil is no news now. What everyone is waiting to hear is:  can it become better before getting worse? As of now no one,...


319. Poor consumers the forgotten lotPublished: August 08, 2022 21:48:04

Fuel is such an essential item in the public's everyday life that any change in its price starts a chain reaction in the market. As a consequence, the cost of...


320. PM sketches Bangmata's key-shadow role in independence strugglePublished: August 08, 2022 21:47:25

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday revisited the history of the country's protracted independence struggle extracting Bangamata Begum Fazilatun Nesa Mujib's key-shadow role particularly in major turning points like the...


321. Bailing the railway out of atrophyPublished: August 08, 2022 21:44:07

The orgies of death on rail tracks, at level crossings to be precise, have lately become a part of the regular scenes in this country. Deaths in heart-rending accidents continue...


322. Rape on moving buses  Published: August 08, 2022 21:40:59

The shock and outrage that the nation should have felt and expressed over the two incidents of rape on moving buses within four days in Tangail and Gazipur are apparently...


323. Inter-bank dollar exchange rate rises to Tk 95Published: August 08, 2022 21:13:25

Bangladesh Bank has increased the inter-bank rate of a US dollar by 30 paisa in its latest move. According to media reports, the price of a US dollar now stands...


324. Singapore PM warns of risk of US-China miscalculationPublished: August 08, 2022 20:50:29

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Monday warned of the scope for miscalculations over tensions in the Taiwan Strait, which he said were unlikely to ease soon amid deep...


325. Bangladesh Bank orders removal of treasury chiefs of six banksPublished: August 08, 2022 20:41:47

Bangladesh Bank has ordered the removal of treasury chiefs of six banks for their involvement in raising the price of the US dollar by hoarding more greenbacks than necessary. The...


326. Rajshahi man sets his motorcycle on fire after a dispute with copPublished: August 08, 2022 20:29:18

A man set his motorcycle on fire following a dispute with a police officer in the Court Hargram area of Rajshahi on Monday. The 30-year-old biker, Ashiq Ali, set his...


327. First cargo ship from India arrives at Mongla port for trial runPublished: August 08, 2022 20:01:50

The first trial-basis cargo ship meant to carry goods for northeastern India through Bangladesh's internal waterways reached Mongla port with two containers on Monday. Bangladesh flag-bearing cargo vessel MV Rishad...


328. ‘পুলিশের উপর হামলা’র অভিযোগে বাম ছাত্র নেতাদের বিরুদ্ধে মামলাPublished: August 08, 2022 19:52:16

জ্বালানি তেলের দাম বাড়ানোর প্রতিবাদে ঢাকার শাহবাগে বাম ছাত্র নেতা-কর্মীদের বিক্ষোভে লাঠিপেটার পর তাদের বিরুদ্ধেই মামলা করেছে পুলিশ। ঘটনার পরদিন সোমবার শাহবাগ থানায় এসআই পলাশ সাহা বাদী হয়ে এ মামলা...


329. Chinese companies distance themselves from Taiwan amid Pelosi backlashPublished: August 08, 2022 19:44:29

From a Chinese soy sauce maker to an Asia-focused asset manager, companies in China are rushing to distance themselves from geopolitical tensions over Taiwan following last week's visit to the...


330. US donates another 1.5m doses of Covid-19 vaccine for Bangladeshi childrenPublished: August 08, 2022 19:34:39

The US has donated another 1.5 million doses of the Pfizer paediatric Covid-19 vaccine for Bangladeshi children aged between 5 to 11 years. The vaccine comes to the Ministry of...


331. 296 Covid-19 cases, three deaths reported in 24 hoursPublished: August 08, 2022 19:29:30

The government has confirmed 296 new Covid-19 cases in the latest daily count, taking the overall tally of infections to 2,007,631. The death toll from the disease climbed by three...


332. Vegetable markets in Jashore hit by fuel price hikePublished: August 08, 2022 19:23:21

The price of vegetables in Jashore kitchen markets shot up due to the hike in fuel price, adding woes to the fixed-income people who are already overburdened with the soaring...


333. Rafiqul Islam appointed as Managing Director and CEO of Shimanto Bank LtdPublished: August 08, 2022 19:16:30

Rafiqul Islam has been appointed as Managing Director and CEO of Shimanto Bank Limited, according to a press release issued on Monday. Before this appointment, he was the Managing Director...


334. Bangladesh seeks US support in Rohingya case with ICJPublished: August 08, 2022 19:12:16

Bangladesh has urged the United States to extend their support regarding the Rohingya case with the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in Hague brought by The Gambia under the genocide...


335. India to open 50 new fuel stations in Sri LankaPublished: August 08, 2022 19:06:06

Sri Lanka has given approval for India's Lanka Indian Oil Corporation (LIOC) to open 50 new fuel stations, a company official said on Monday, as part of efforts to reduce...


336. German citizen found dead in his flat in DhakaPublished: August 08, 2022 18:57:56

A German citizen has been found dead in his flat in Dhaka, and police believe he died by suicide. On early Sunday morning, they found blister packs of 500 sleeping...


337. Premier League in thrilling mood from the first gameweekPublished: August 08, 2022 18:56:50

English Premier League is the most watched domestic football tournament around the world. It’s because the league is full of actions and drama. As the 2022/23 season started on the...


338. NBR signs deals with DPDC, DESCO, BRTA to trace errant landlords, car ownersPublished: August 08, 2022 18:50:15

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) has struck three agreements to trace errant landlords and car owners as part of efforts to widen the tax net. The deals on Application...


339. Seven opposition parties form new alliance ‘Ganatantra Mancha’Published: August 08, 2022 18:23:07

'Ganatantra Mancha', a new platform of seven opposition parties, was launched on Monday with the objective to oust the government through a united movement. The components of the alliance are...


340. Can sanctioned IGP Benazir Ahmed travel to the US for a UN event? Foreign secretary has no definite replyPublished: August 08, 2022 18:09:59

Bangladesh will make further inquiries to ensure that the US sanctions on Inspector General of Police Benazir Ahmed will not prevent him from travelling to New York for the United...


341. মীরা দেব বর্মণ: স্ত্রী-মা পরিচয়ের আড়ালে ঢাকা বহুমুখী পরিচয়Published: August 08, 2022 17:58:18

সম্প্রতি আবার ভাইরাল হয়েছে শচীনকর্তার গাওয়া গান 'শোনো গো দখিনো হাওয়া'-এর ফিউশন, গানটি লিখেছেন মীরা দেব বর্মণ। শচীন দেব বর্মণকে ভালোবেসে অনেকে ডাকেন এ নামে। কোক স্টুডিওর এই গানটির ফিউশন...


342. Black money whitening declined in FY22: NBR dataPublished: August 08, 2022 17:56:32

The number of black money holders paying taxes under an amnesty decreased by19.16 per cent to 2,300 in FY22, according to the latest NBR data availed on Monday In the...


343. বেনজীর আহমেদের যুক্তরাষ্ট্র সফর নিয়ে যা বললেন পররাষ্ট্র সচিবPublished: August 08, 2022 17:44:44

যুক্তরাষ্ট্রের নিষেধাজ্ঞা থাকায় পুলিশ মহাপরিদর্শক বেনজীর আহমেদ নিউ ইয়র্কে জাতিসংঘ পুলিশপ্রধান সম্মেলনে যোগ দিতে পারবেন কি না, তা এখনও নিশ্চিত নয় পরররাষ্ট্র মন্ত্রণালয়। পররাষ্ট্র সচিব মাসুদ বিন মোমেন সোমবার সাংবাদিকদের...


344. HC orders protection of 952 ponds in Rajshahi   Published: August 08, 2022 17:42:43

The High Court (HC) on Monday ordered concerned authorities to preserve 952 ponds of Rajshahi city by keeping them undamaged and in original condition. It also ordered the authorities to...


345. Ship carrying grain from Ukraine arrives in TurkeyPublished: August 08, 2022 17:30:04

The first of the ships to leave Ukraine under a deal to unblock grain supplies and stave off a potential global food crisis arrived at its destination in Turkey on...


346. Join UNDP as Research AssistantPublished: August 08, 2022 17:24:40

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is a subsidiary of the United Nations. It is reputed globally for its humanitarian work on building sustainable development, human development, and reducing poverty....


347. Kremlin sees no basis for a meeting between Putin and ZelenskyPublished: August 08, 2022 17:20:21

The Kremlin said on Monday there was no basis for a meeting between the Russian and Ukrainian presidents at the moment. in response to a question about Turkish proposals to...


348. Mayors of Dhaka get minister statusPublished: August 08, 2022 17:10:26

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam and Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh have been given the status of minister. Prime Minister Sheikh...


349. মন্ত্রীর মর্যাদা পাচ্ছেন ঢাকার দুই মেয়রPublished: August 08, 2022 17:06:16

ঢাকা উত্তর সিটি করপোরেশনের মেয়র মো. আতিকুল ইসলাম এবং দক্ষিণ সিটি করপোরেশনের মেয়র শেখ ফজলে নূর তাপসকে মন্ত্রীর পদমর্যাদা দিচ্ছে সরকার। নারায়ণগঞ্জ সিটি করপোরেশনের মেয়র সেলিনা হায়াত আইভি এবং চট্টগ্রাম...


350. Opportunity to join the World Bank as Survey Field ManagerPublished: August 08, 2022 16:47:56

The World Bank is a global financial institution that provides loans and financial services to low and middle-income countries.  Vacancy: not specified Name of the Position: Survey Field Manager Job...