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    Nayeem, Taijul lead Bangladesh to innings victory

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:54am on February 25, 2020

    Off-spinner Nayeem Hasan claimed 5-82 in the second innings and finished with a match haul of nine wickets to guide Bangladesh to an innings and...

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    BUP holds seminar for sociolinguistics

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:10am on February 25, 2020

    Department of English of the Faculty of Arts and Social Science at Bangladesh University of Professionals organised a seminar, titled ‘the use of English and...

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    Amar Ekushey observed at Gono Bishwabidyalay

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:07am on February 25, 2020

    Agnisetu Cultural Council organised a series of programmes, titled ‘Hridoye Bayanno’, marking Amar Ekushey, February 21 of 1952, on the Gono Bishwabidyalay campus at Savar...

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    Cabinet okays Hajj Package 2020

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:06am on February 25, 2020

    The cabinet on Monday approved the draft Hajj Package, 2020, setting the minimum cost for a pilgrim at Tk 3,15,000 in the Package III offered this...

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    BAEC observes 78th birth anniversary of Wazed Miah

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:55am on February 25, 2020

    A discussion and a prayer session were organised marking the 78th birth anniversary of nuclear scientist and former chairman of the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission...

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    Carter Center team visits Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:52am on February 25, 2020

    The Carter Center’s rule of law programme director Laura Neuman and her team visited chief information commissioner Martuza Ahmed at the Information Commission in Dhaka...

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    Government urged to protect migrants, diaspora communities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:50am on February 25, 2020

    Leading migration experts on Monday called on the government to protect Bangladeshi migrant workers and diaspora communities from the troubles that they faced abroad. They...

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    Ahmed Sharif contributed immensely to nation building: discussion

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:42am on February 25, 2020

    Professor Ahmed Sharif was one of the rare intellectuals who sought knowledge to find a common identity, Bengali nationalism, for the people of Bangladesh for...

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    AUST signs memo with Engelbert Strauss, GIZ

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:40am on February 25, 2020

    Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding with Germany based Engelbert Strauss and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit to...

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    Akash DTH signs deal with Vision Emporium

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:38am on February 25, 2020

    The country’s first Direct-to-Home service provider Akash DTH and Vision Emporium, a concern of RFL Group, signed an agreement allowing customers to purchase Akash DTH...