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Next budget will focus on creating job opportunity: Finance Minister

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal. File photo Dhaka, Mar 11 : Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Sunday said the next national budget will be presented in a simplified manner with much focus on creating more job opportunities. “The next budget will be exoteric with less number of pages, but its size will not be decreased,” he said at a ...

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China halts flights using same plane as in Africa crash

China’s aviation regulator ordered local airlines to halt Boeing 737 Max 8 flights after a deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash using the same model. Airlines must suspend commercial operations of all Boeing 737 Max 8 planes before 18:00 local time (10:00 GMT). The Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed minutes after takeoff on Sunday, killing all 157 people on board. It was the ...

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Indonesian woman freed in Kim Jong-nam murder case

The Indonesian woman accused of killing Kim Jong-nam, half-brother of North Korea’s Kim Jong-un, has been freed after charges against her were dropped. Siti Aisyah had been accused of smearing VX nerve agent on Mr Kim’s face in Kuala Lumpur airport in 2017. She and her co-accused, Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, deny murder and say they thought they were part ...

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EU buyers turn to Bangladeshi ceramics

Buoyed by boosting export to the European markets, ceramic items of Bangladesh registered 127 percent growth in foreign currency earning.   Top buyers of European Union (EU) and other countries have started to move to Bangladesh for ceramic items that pushed export earnings of the sectors to a healthy growth of $ 5.65 crore in the first eight months of ...

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Voting in Ducsu polls begins

Photo: The voting of the Ducsu (Dhaka University Central Student’s Union) and hall unions polls began on Monday, Mar 11, 2019. Dhaka, Mar 11 : The voting in the much-awaited election to Dhaka University Central Students’ Union (Ducsu) and its hall unions began on Monday morning. The voting began at 8am which will continue till 2pm without any break. A ...

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Baniachang polls clash: Injured cop shifted to Dhaka

Habiganj Correspondent : A constable of Bangladesh Police sustained stab injuries during a factional clash of Awami League at a vote center in Baniachang upazila polls on Sunday (Mar 10). Critically injured Jamal Uddin has been taken to Dhaka by a helicopter for better treatment, Mohammad Ullah, Superintendent of Habiganj police said. Jamal Uddin was sent to National Institute of ...

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Farmers opting for maize cultivation in Sylhet

Photo : Farmers and a DAE official at a demonstration field of maize in Fenchuganj upazila of Sylhet. Sylhet Office : Maize cultivation is gaining popularity among the farmers in four districts of Sylhet region for the substantial profit they have stated getting from it. According to a report of the Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE), over 695 hectares of ...

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India with Bangladesh over Rohingya issue, its envoy tells PM

Newly appointed Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Riva Ganguly Das calls on PM Sheikh Hasina at her Sangsad Bhaban office on Sunday, March 10, 2019. Photo: PID Dhaka, Mar 10 : Newly appointed Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Riva Ganguly Das on Sunday reaffirmed her country’s stance to remain with Bangladesh over Rohingya issue. “We’re with you over Rohingya issue…this ...

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Bangabandhu Int’l Airport to be built near Dhaka

The Bangabandhu International Airport will be constructed near the capital instead of the previously fixed location in Madaripur-Shariatpur region.   Civil Aviation and Tourism Ministry Secretary Mohibul Haque on Sunday disclosed this information to UNB saying that the government has scrapped the project of building the airport at the previously proposed location between Shariatpur and Madaripur due to densely packed ...

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New Navy chief adorned with range badge

Dhaka, Mar 10 : New Chief of Naval Staff AMMM Aurangzeb Chowdhury on Sunday was adorned with the rank badge of Admiral in the presence of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her office. Chief of Army Staff General Aziz Ahmed and Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Masihuzzaman Serniabat adorned the navy chief with the rank badge of Admiral, ...

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