Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan

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    Boro harvest begins, farmers scared of low yield

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:46am on May 07, 2017

    Farmers began reaping boro rice affected by massive sterility and blast disease caused by early heavy rains...

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    Bangladeshi workers get no jobs in KSA after going there on free visas

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:38am on May 05, 2017

    Thousands of male workers from Bangladesh got no jobs in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on reaching there on free visas since early last year...

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    Early rains play havoc with standing boro, other crops

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 11:27pm on April 25, 2017

    Heavy early rains this year destroyed the standing boro and other crops across the country, said farmers. Had the rains begun a fortnight later farmers...

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    Tk 1,600cr boro crop damaged

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:28am on April 23, 2017

    Flashfloods damaged standing boro crop worth over Tk 1,600 crore in the country’s haor belt, known as the grain bowl, according to estimates of the...

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    Sending unskilled workers yields bad return

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:05am on April 23, 2017

    The huge number of workers leaving Bangladesh for overseas job does not match with the remittance they send as most of them are unskilled and...

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    Female migrant workers return, abused and exploited

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:54am on April 18, 2017

    Kulsum Begum, who once found the job of domestic worker in Middle East lucrative, came back home from Saudi Arabia just after a seven-month stay...

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    Unskilled workers baffled

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:11am on April 16, 2017

    Skilled workers spend less on migration from Bangladesh compared to their unskilled compatriots but they also earn more than the unskilled ones...

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    Nor’westers to hit country’s north to mid areas

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:17am on April 10, 2017

    Moderate to severe norwesters accompanied by lightning might strike the country’s northern to mid areas two to three times in the currwent month says a...

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    450 Bangladeshi workers keen to come back from Iraq

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:13am on April 04, 2017

    About 450 Bangladeshi workers are anxious to return home as their Baghdad based employer’s funding by the government has been stopped for which it could...

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    Limited blast attack leaves wheat production unaffected

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:03am on March 28, 2017

    Though the wheat crop suffered limited blast disease attack only in Jessore district, the farmers across the country are getting a better harvest this year,...