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Shopowners passing idle time for the lack of buyers as the premises of shops were submerged by the rain water. The snap was taken from Mouchak Market in the city on Monday.

Shopowners passing idle time for the lack of buyers as the premises of shops were submerged by the rain water. The snap was taken from Mouchak Market in the city on Monday.

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50 orphans lit lamps at a rally organised by Jatiya Garments Sramik Federation  in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Monday marking Rana Plaza Tragedy Day.

50 orphans lit lamps at a rally organised by Jatiya Garments Sramik Federation in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Monday marking Rana Plaza Tragedy Day.

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Member of the Executive Council of Dhaka Club Limited Abdus Selim handing over a cheque of Tk 24 lakh to BGMEA President Siddiqur Rahman for the assistance of Rana Plaza victims at a ceremony held in the city on Sunday.

Member of the Executive Council of Dhaka Club Limited Abdus Selim handing over a cheque of Tk 24 lakh to BGMEA President Siddiqur Rahman for the assistance of Rana Plaza victims at a ceremony held in the city on Sunday.

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Tribunal issues arrest warrant against 3 Sherpur Razakars

BSS, Dhaka :The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT)-1 on Monday issued arrest warrant against 3 alleged Razakars from Nokla, Sherpur, in a crimes against humanity case. Justice Md Shahinur Islam,

Death anniversary

Death anniversary

City Desk :Today is the 6th death anniversary of Begum Fawzia Samad, wife of late M. A. Samad, the renowned insurance legend and the founder of Bangladesh General Insurance

Workshop on 'Annual Performance Deal' held at UGC

City Desk :A workshop titled "Annual Performance Deal' was held on Monday at the University Grants Commission (UGC) Auditorium in the city with an aim of establishing good governance

Signal 3 for maritime ports

BSS, Dhaka :Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal no. three as steep pressure gradient persists over North

Cabinet mourns Lucky Akhand's death

BSS, Dhaka :The Cabinet on Monday adopted an obituary reference expressing profound shock and grief in the death of valiant Freedom Fighter and legendary singer and musician Lucky Akhand."The

Former Adviser to the Caretaker Government Sultana Kamal speaking at a press conference organised by the anxious citizens of haor areas at the Jatiya Press Club on Monday demanding declaration of flood-affected haor areas as disaster-prone areas and also adequate compensation to the affeced people of the areas.

Former Adviser to the Caretaker Government Sultana Kamal speaking at a press conference organised by the anxious citizens of haor areas at the Jatiya Press Club on Monday demanding declaration of flood-affected haor areas as disaster-prone areas and also adequate compensation to the affeced people of the areas.

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ORGANIsATION SNIPPETs

City Desk :CNG Auto-Rickshaw, Mishuk Chalok O Sramik UnionA rally organised by Dhaka Zilla CNG Auto-Rickshaw, Mishuk Chalok O Sramik Union was held in front of the Jatiya Press

Speaker off to Australia to join CPA meeting

BSS, Dhaka : Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, also the Chairperson of executive committee of Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) left Dhaka for Australia on Sunday night to join

3-day exhibition on medical equipment in city on May 4

City Desk :A three-day exhibition on medical equipment, clinical lab instruments and health tourism and services is set to begin on May 4 at the International Convention City Bashundhara

Developed countries urged to meet commitment on climate change

City Desk :Speakers at a seminar on Monday urged the developed countries to deliver their commitment to combat the impacts of climate change in developing countries as well allocation

Today’s Events

City Desk :Discussion'Grihasramik Adhikar Protishtha Network' organises a discussion on 'Pictures on Repression of Domestic Helps in 2016:Role to Resist It' in the VIP Lounge of the Jatiya Press

General students formed a human chain in front of the National Museum in the city on Monday in protest against leakage of question papers for the examination of executive officials of Janata Bank.

General students formed a human chain in front of the National Museum in the city on Monday in protest against leakage of question papers for the examination of executive officials of Janata Bank.

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina handing over cheques of financial assistance among the heirs of Birshresthas and gallantry award recipient freedom fighters at her office on Sunday.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina handing over cheques of financial assistance among the heirs of Birshresthas and gallantry award recipient freedom fighters at her office on Sunday.

Information officers urged to develop human resources

Information officers urged to develop human resources

Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Sunday urged the information officers to contribute to the development of human resources by disseminating the information of government's development initiatives to the doorsteps

ICT shows 9 Khulna men arrested in war crimes case

The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT)-1 on Sunday shown nine alleged war criminals from Khulna arrested in a crimes against humanity case.The arrestees are Shamsur Rahman Gazi, 82, Abdul Rahman Sheikh,

President leaves for London today for medical checkup

President Abdul Hamid leaves Dhaka for London today for medical checkup."A regular flight of Emirates Airlines carrying the President will take off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 7.30 pm

BNP Standing Committee Member Nazrul Islam Khan, among others, at a rally organised by former students` leaders of Sirajganj district at DRU auditorium demanding release of BNP Vice-Chairman Iqbal Hasan Mahmud Tuku.

BNP Standing Committee Member Nazrul Islam Khan, among others, at a rally organised by former students` leaders of Sirajganj district at DRU auditorium demanding release of BNP Vice-Chairman Iqbal Hasan Mahmud Tuku.

KSA Umra Visa Fair held in city

A day-long "KSA Umra Visa Fair-2017" was held at 'Sena Malancha' in Dhaka Cantonment on Friday.Armed Forces Division of the Prime Minister Office and Saudi Arabian Embassy in Dhaka jointly

Japanese film 'Tora-san' screened

Japanese film 'Tora-san' screened

A Japanese box-office film "Tora-san's Sunrise and Sunset" returned to the Bangladesh National Museum (BNM) twice on 8 and 22 April under the BNM's ongoing "Juvenile and World Classic Film

Stiff resistance against, communalism stressed

Speakers at a public meeting called for stiff resistance against militancy and communalism imbued with the spirit of the great war of liberation. "The vested quarters are hatching a deep-rooted

'Awami League wants participatory election'

Awami League Joint General Secretary Mahabub-ul-Alam Hanif on Sunday said his party wants an election to be participated by all political parties."BNP is interested to come in election ... But

Dr. Nuran Nabi, Councilman, Plainsboro Township, New Jersey, USA, among others, at the certificate awarding ceremony of two training courses on 'TV News Presentation' and 'TV Journalism' organised by Bangladesh Institute of Journalism and Electronics Media at its seminar room in the city on Saturday.

Dr. Nuran Nabi, Councilman, Plainsboro Township, New Jersey, USA, among others, at the certificate awarding ceremony of two training courses on 'TV News Presentation' and 'TV Journalism' organised by Bangladesh Institute of Journalism and Electronics Media at its seminar room in the city on Saturday.

'Garments Sramik O Shilpa Raksha Jatiya Mancha' formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Sunday demanding exemplary punishment to those involved in Rana Plaza tragedy.

'Garments Sramik O Shilpa Raksha Jatiya Mancha' formed a human chain in front of the Jatiya Press Club on Sunday demanding exemplary punishment to those involved in Rana Plaza tragedy.

ORGANISATION SNIPPETS

Bangladesh Stroke Foundation  A new health-related organization under the name and style of "Bangladesh Stroke Foundation" was floated in the city's Uttara on Saturday for facilitating rehabilitation of stroke patients."The

Today’s Events

TributesJago Bangladesh Garments Sramik Federation will pay tributes to those who were killed in Rana Plaza collapse by placing floral wreaths at their graves at Zurain Graveyard in the city

People from all walks of life paid last respect to noted singer and freedom fighter Lucky Akhand by placing floral wreaths on his coffin at the Central Shaheed Minar in the city on Saturday.

People from all walks of life paid last respect to noted singer and freedom fighter Lucky Akhand by placing floral wreaths on his coffin at the Central Shaheed Minar in the city on Saturday.

Human capacity for achieving SDGs underscored

Human capacity for achieving SDGs underscored

Right based civil society organizations urged the government to put effective strategies and actions to increase human capacity locally in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). They also