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    UP chairman accused of stealing 50 sacks of VGF rice

    Our Correspondent . Bogura  | Updated at 01:37am on December 23, 2019

    A union council chairman has allegedly stolen 50 sacks of rice allocated for Vulnerable Group Feeding from a village warehouse at Sariakandi in Bogura. Sariakandi...

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    Sovereignty and rice

    Farida Akhter | Updated at 10:01pm on December 15, 2019

    FORTY-EIGHT years ago in 1971, Bangladesh emerged as a sovereign nation through a bloody liberation war, Mukti Juddha. We are now a sovereign country with...

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    Top 50 millers have capacity to influence rice market

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 02, 2019

    The top 50 auto rice millers with 20 per cent of the national milling capacity had the power to influence the supply and prices of...

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    Three committees formed to monitor rice market

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:33pm on December 01, 2019

    Amid the uptrend in rice prices, the Ministry of Food on Sunday formed three committees and set up a control room to monitor the retail...

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    Ganosamhati protests price hike of essentials

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:06am on November 25, 2019

    GanOsamhati Andolan on Sunday staged a sit-in in front of the TCB Bhaban at Karwran Bazar in the capital to protest the inflated price of...

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    Prices hit hard people with fixed, low income

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:33am on November 25, 2019

    Sohel Ahmed, a private-organisation employee, is struggling to maintain his five-member family with his monthly salary of Tk 30,000 following the hike in the prices...

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    It’s now salt

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on November 20, 2019

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    Rice prices go up by Tk 8 in a week

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on November 18, 2019

    Prices of rice increased up to Tk 8 a kilogram in a week with the rise in the staple prices by Tk 2 a kg...

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    Prices of rice, broiler chicken, edible oil increase

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 16, 2019

    The prices of some varieties of rice, broiler chicken and edible oil increased in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday. Traders said...

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    Asia rice: Vietnam export rates soar on robust Africa, Cuba demands

    Reuters . Bengaluru | Updated at 12:00am on October 25, 2019

    Vietnamese rice export prices rose to a four-and-a-half-month high this week on healthy demand from Africa and Cuba as supply remained scant, while a stronger...