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    Alif dazzles with three golds   

    Staff Correspondent   | Updated at 11:16pm on March 04, 2021

    Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan archer Abdur Rahman Alif emerged star on the third and final day of the Bangabandhu 12th National Archery Championship after he...

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    Implementation of ADP 5-year low in seven months

    Staff Correspondent   | Updated at 12:26am on March 03, 2021

    The implementation rate of the annual development programme in the first seven months of the financial year 2020-21 hit a five-year low at 28.45 per...

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    People not to accept Zia’s Bir Uttam title revocation, says Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent   | Updated at 12:53am on February 26, 2021

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Thursday said that the people of the country would not accept the Jatiya Muktijoddha Council’s...

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    Paperless cross-border trade framework deal takes effect from Saturday

     Staff Correspondent   | Updated at 08:41pm on February 19, 2021

    The Framework Agreement on Facilitation of Cross-border Paperless Trade in Asia and the Pacific will come into force from Saturday in a bid to accelerate...

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    Common people don’t get proper treatment: Zafrullah

    Staff Correspondent   | Updated at 06:17pm on February 13, 2021

    Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder Zafrullah Chowdhury on Saturday said that the country’s common people were not getting enough treatment. ‘Getting treatment is now very difficult. Only...

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    BSTI seals off illegal mosquito coil factory in Dhaka 

    Staff Correspondent        | Updated at 06:52pm on February 03, 2021

    Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution on Wednesday sealed off a mosquito coil manufacturing factory in Dhaka for operating illegally and using uncertified chemical ingredients. A...

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    Tk 719cr more released for vaccine import

    Staff Correspondent     | Updated at 12:22am on January 15, 2021

    The Finance Division on Wednesday disbursed Tk 719.31 crore more against a demand by the ministry of health for importing further COVID-19 vaccine from India...

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    Review of verdict disqualifying women demanded

    Staff Correspondent    | Updated at 11:56pm on January 12, 2021

    Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal-Jasad and women’s rights organisation Naripokkho said on Tuesday that the High Court verdict on disqualifying women from officiating at Muslim marriage services...

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    Duty benefits for COVID fighting items import extended till June

    Staff Correspondent   | Updated at 06:07pm on January 08, 2021

    The National Board of Revenue has extended the duty benefits on import of personal protective equipment and raw materials for making such products amid fears...

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    Rizwan new DCCI president

    Staff Correspondent   | Updated at 04:35pm on December 29, 2020

    ETBL Securities and Exchange Ltd managing director Rizwan Rahman has been elected as the president of Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the year...