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    Militarising Bangladesh borders self-defeating for India

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 22, 2019

    We require strong institutions and forward-looking policies in which the government’s role is light and one of enablement....

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    Bangladesh plans FTA with South American trade bloc

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:00am on March 22, 2019

    Bangladesh is considering entering into a free trade agreement with Mercosur, a South American trade bloc, finding potentials for export of some major products produced...

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    Suhas’s Messi painting becomes reality

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:03pm on March 21, 2019

    There were many jaw-dropping aspects to Lionel Messi's Sunday night performance away at Real Betis, but one of the most amazing storylines is the fact...

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    Wedding bells ring for four Tigers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:06pm on March 21, 2019

    Bangladeshi cricketers are making good use of their international break as at least four of them have decided to get married before they become busy...

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    Bangladesh 10 notches down in Happiness Index, ranks 125th

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:41am on March 21, 2019

    Bangladesh has slipped 10 notches in the Happiness Index but it is still ahead of India, Sri Lanka and Myanmar. According to World Happiness Report...

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    India crush Bangladesh in SAFF semis

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:12pm on March 20, 2019

    Bangladesh’s hopes of playing in the final for the second successive time was dashed when they lost to defending champions India 0-4 in the semi-finals...

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    Nutrition fortified rice to be on OMS

    | Updated at 06:02pm on March 20, 2019

    The government is planning to introduce nutrition fortified rice on Open Market Sale to reduce the micronutrient deficiencies of poor people, a senior food ministry...

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    Students’ protests for road safety spread

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 21, 2019

    Students’ protests for road safety flared up across the capital and many districts on the second consecutive day on Wednesday following the death of a...

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    Lots of committees come to naught

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:23am on March 20, 2019

    The government has got trapped in a vicious circle of forming committee after committee to make recommendations for bringing back order and ensure safety on...

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    Bhutanese PM to visit Bangladesh in April

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:10pm on March 19, 2019

    Bhutanese prime minister Lotay Tshering is expected to visit Bangladesh next month at the invitation of prime minister Sheikh Hasina to increase cooperation on trade,...