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1 hr ago | The Daily Star
The last whistle for the day had been blown as the sun slowly withdrew its stretched arm to conceal itself behind shade of the banyan trees at BKSP.
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5 hrs ago | The Daily Star
Farmers block Dinajpur-Rangpur highway at Bekipul in Chirirbandar upazila under Dinajpur district for four hours yesterday demanding smooth supply of irrigation water from the Teesta Barrage Project during the current Irri-boro season.
9 hrs ago | Cricket World
Bangladesh Women 88-7 beat Pakistan Women 87 by 3 wickets Second One-Day International, Chittagong Bangladesh won a low-scoring second One-Day International against Pakistan by three wickets to take a 2-0 series win in Chittagong.
13 hrs ago | The Daily Star
Households consuming less electricity might be slapped with a higher power tariff hike compared to the heavy users as four distributors have sought to increase prices for the sixth time in two years.
17 hrs ago | Business Times
A fire broke out at garment factory in the Bangladeshi capital on Thursday, police and fire-fighting officials said, but it was not immediately clear if anyone was inside the building at the time.
This Star file photo taken recently shows a female garment worker is busy threading clothes at a factory in Gazipur, Bangladesh.
Noted Chittagong-based artist Monsur Ul Karim has received this year's Sultan Padak for his contributions to the Bangladeshi art.
Aficionados of novels spent a pleasant evening on Sunday at Baatighar, a modern book super store located at Jamal Khan Road in the port city.
A career diplomat of Colombo will be its first Secretary General. Originally formed in 1997, as Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Thailand Economic Cooperation , and was joined by Nepal and Bhutan in 2004 to become known as Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation, the BIMSTEC is viewed as India's ... (more)
Thailand-based ONYX Hospitality Group recently announced a number of hotel openings in evolving markets including; Bangladesh, China and Sri Lanka, as well as product developments and innovations across the brand portfolio.
"System change", "conscious capitalism" and "new economy" are trending buzzwords these days.
Dhaka will host three international tradeshows with participation from more than 30 countries to showcase latest in Garmentech manufacturing technology, yarn and fabrics and garment accessories & packaging under one-roof for the benefit of readymade garment sector of the country from March 6-9, 2014.
Manmohan Singh shakes hands with Sheikh Hasina and Mahinda Rajapaksa on the sidelines of the third Bimstec summit in Nay Pyi Taw on Tuesday.
Power Development Board and West Zone Power Distribution Company today proposed increasing electricity tariff by 15.50 percent and 8.59 percent respectively to help them cut growing losses.
Bangladesh-based Shama Rahman gave culture aficionados a rare treat with her accomplished rendition of Rabindrasangeet on February 27 in Ranchi.
Every Friday, a lively crowd of children and adults is seen in Jigatala, eagerly waiting for something to come.
It is a privilege to get to travel with artists, and there's a transcendence of mental borders when traveling with musicians.