Sadiqur Rahman

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    Book fair draws big crowd even on weekday

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on February 07, 2018

    Publishers participating in Ekushy book fair have expressed their satisfaction with the flow of visitors of different age groups since the opening this year...

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    Publishers want more funding for libraries

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:38am on February 06, 2018

    As the government observed the first National Library Day across the country on Monday, publishers participating in the month-long Amar Ekushey Book Fair demanded increased...

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    Support services all set to assist visitors

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:22am on February 05, 2018

    Amar Ekushey Book Fair saw crowds of book-lovers on the fourth day on Sunday, the first weekday of the month-long festival of books. Publishers described...

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    Spectacular stall designs to woo visitors

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 01:28am on February 04, 2018

    Publishing houses in the Amar Ekushey Book Fair have added creative and spectacular design features to their stands to catch the visitors’ eyes...

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    Book-lovers crowd premises on first holiday

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 01:06am on February 03, 2018

    Amar Ekushey Book Fair on the second day saw crowds of book-lovers in both the Bangla Academy and Suhrawardy Udyan premises on Friday, the first...

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    Ekushey book fair begins

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on February 02, 2018

    The month-long Ekushey book fair began on Bangla Academy and Suhrawardy Udyan premises on Thursday, with most of the stall owners still buys with decoration...

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    Writers, publishers for readers’ judgement

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on January 30, 2018

    Huge controversy has been kicked off by the capital’s police authorities’ bid for the 2nd year in a row that they would take steps if...

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    Neighbours vexed as family parties go wild

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on January 22, 2018

    Public nuisances created by young revellers enjoying themselves through loud music in residential areas are not only affecting the health of neighbours, especially patients, elderly...

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    Lead-acid battery recycling poses health hazard

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:46am on January 18, 2018

    Haphazard recycling of the used lead-acid battery across the country contaminates soil and water with toxic substances, posing long-term health hazard to people, especially children....

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    Turkey, kuchia farming offers hope for poor families

    Sadiqur Rahman . back from Moulvibazar | Updated at 12:29am on January 15, 2018

    Still a nascent trend in the country, commercial farming of turkey and kuchia or mud eel has helped mobilise household labour to generate income for...