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All agreements with India will be disclosed to the public: Foreign Minister

    Bangladesh and India are expected to sign 35 agreements and memoranda of understanding during Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s visit to New Delhi, Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali said on Tuesday. The prime minister will fly to India on Apr 7 and return to Dhaka on Apr 10. The deals to be signed are tied to the establishment of ...

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“Follow your heart”: Kailash Satyarthi urges youths

India’s Nobel laureate humanist Kailash Satyarthi today asked youths to follow their hearts in exploring leadership in themselves for bettering society and welfare of underprivileged children. “Follow your own power, own conscience, own soul and own heart,” the 63-year-old Noble Laureate told an audience of Dhaka University two days after he launched the landmark “‘100 Million for 100 Million” child right campaign to mobilize ...

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HC stays suspensions of Rajshahi, Habiganj mayors

    The High Court on Tuesday stayed the suspensions of Rajshahi city mayor Mohammad Mosaddek Hossain and Habiganj municipal mayor GK Gouse. The bench of Justice Syed Muhammad Dastagir Husain and Justice Md Ataur Rahman Khan also asked the local government division to explain why its order issued on April 2 suspending the two mayors would not be declared ...

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India wants to get Bangladesh as captive market of its military weapons: BNP

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Tuesday alleged that India as a neo arms manufacturer wants to get Bangladesh as confirmed captive market to sell its military weapons. The party said India would sign loan agreement of Tk 4,000 croe with Bangladesh during prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s visit to New Delhi on April 7 and Bangladesh has to purchase arms ...

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Saima for flourishing latent talent of autistic children

  Saima Wazed Hossain, Chairperson of Bangladesh National Advisory Committee for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders, on Tuesday said children with autism need special intervention and caring to unlock their hidden talent for making valuable contribution to the society,reports BSS.. “Autism is very complex disorder of children….. So they should be treated differently with very special facilities to grow up better,” ...

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Urgent steps necessary to help famine victims: IPU

    The Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU) has called for urgent international action to save millions of people in the grip of famine and drought in Yemen, South Sudan, Somalia, northern Kenya and other affected regions. An emergency item affirming the IPU’s commitment to put pressure on their respective governments to fund humanitarian relief operations to avert these crises was ...

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Work together to fight terrorism, militancy,President tells IPU delegates

    President Abdul Hamid on Tuesday called upon global leaders to work together to fight social disparities, human inequalities and the vices of militancy and terrorism to make the world a safe place for living.   “Let’s join hands together to fight all sorts of social disparities, human inequalities and the vices of militancy and terrorism to make the ...

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At the threshold to Riyadul-Jannah

By Fatema Miah In the Masjid-e-al – Nabiu, The Prophets Mosque in Madina, in the Arabian peninsula of Saudi Arabia. First instance experience when I with my sons I was fortunate to visit Madina the town we sing nashid the Islamic chorus about. It is a passionate desire of every Muslim children from the time of, before the age of ...

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