Sadiqur Rahman

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    Capital in grip of sudden gas crisis

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on February 17, 2019

    At least 40 per cent of the consumers living in the capital’s densely populated areas including Mirpur, Paikpara, Pirerbag, Kalyanpur, Shyamoli, Mansurabad, Kadirabad, Mohammadpur, Lalmatia,...

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    No report published, none punished

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on February 16, 2019

    Neither any probe report was published nor anyone was punished for the disappearance of 1,44,644 tonne coal from Barapukuria Coal Mining Company Limited revealed in...

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    Sara Zaker: One woman, many roles

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on February 15, 2019

    Actor, business entrepreneur, writer and social activist Sara Amin, well known as Sara Zaker, became a household name in the 1990s for her remarkable performance...

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    Climate trust in trouble as former FBL fails to pay interests

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:17am on February 05, 2019

    Bangladesh Climate Change Trust, formed in 2013 to fund climate change mitigation and adaptation projects with public money, is not getting interests on its deposits...

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    Student bodies ramp up activities pursuing administrations to hold union polls

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:12am on January 27, 2019

    Student organisations ramped up activities for central students’ union polls across the country’s higher educational institutions after the schedule for Dhaka University Central Students’ Union...

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    Bangla Academy allots no Ekushey Fair stalls to critics

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:39am on January 20, 2019

    Bangla Academy allotted no stalls in the month-long Ekushey Book Fair to Adarsha and Universal Academy , both well- known publication houses without citing any...

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    Land owners evicted without compensation

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 01:33pm on January 18, 2019

    Land owners have been evicted from the site of 307MW Barisal Coal-Fired Power Plant in Barguna allegedly without compensations and many of them have reportedly...

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    Titas misses prepaid gas meter project deadline

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 01:44am on January 11, 2019

    Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company, the sole gas utility service provider for Dhaka division, has sought an extension of two years for installation of...

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    The voice out of the ashes of 71

    by Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on January 11, 2019

    Young Rafiqul Alam was among a few Bangladeshi singers who brought significant changes to the contemporary Bangla songs in the early 1970s....

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    Dancing her way to fame

    by Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2019

    Nobody needs an elaborate rhetoric to introduce the Bangladeshi dancer and choreographer Shamim Ara Nipa. The iconic status of this modern-day dance exponent has already...