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    Bidi labourers protest Finance Minister’s comment

    Daily Dhaka Times: Bidi labourer union leaders expressed protest on the Finance Minister’s recent comment on shutting off the industry of poor people. The organization leaders shared their protest from a press conference at Jatiya Press Club on Wednesday. Earlier on July 30, after a meeting with the tobacco companies, Finance Minister AHM Muhith told […]

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    বিড়ি শিল্প নিয়ে অর্থমন্ত্রীর বক্তব্যের তীব্র প্রতিবাদ

      ডেইলি ঢাকা টাইমস: ভবিষ্যতে দেশে বিড়ি থাকবে না, সরকার সেই পলিসি নিয়েছে অর্থমন্ত্রীর এমন বক্তব্যের তীব্র প্রতিবাদ ও ক্ষোভ প্রকাশ করেছেন বাংলাদেশ বিড়ি শিল্প মালিক সমিতি, বাংলাদেশ বিড়ি শ্রমিক ফেডারেশন এবং এর সাথে জড়িত অন্যান্য অঙ্গ সংগঠন। সংগঠনের পক্ষ থেকে বিস্তারিত...

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    Restaurants still reeling from Dhaka terror attack

    Abu Hayat Mahmud: Restaurants and cafes in Dhaka are still struggling to return to normal after the setbacks of last July’s terrorist attack at the Holey Artisan Bakery in Gulshan. Foreign patronage has declined at restaurants in Gulshan 2, Banani and the Baridhara diplomatic area after the attack which resulted in the deaths of 17 […]

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    Bangladeshi Eid shoppers spend billions of taka in India

    Golam Mawla: Bangladeshi markets are more or less flooded by Indian dresses during the Eid. But thousands of Bangladeshis still prefer to make round trips to India for Eid shopping. This time, an estimated 150,000 shoppers are expected to travel to the neighbouring country. Munshiganj’s Arafat Abedin went to Kolkata on Friday. He spent more than […]

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    Banani rape: What matters and what doesn’t

    Tanim Ahmed: Why did she go to the hotel? It does not matter if she went to a restaurant or a hotel. Wasn’t it almost dark when she went? It does not matter what time of day or night it was. Did she have someone older accompany her? Did she at least have a friend […]

  • Roots-Bangla

    Roots Journalist Fellowship Declaration Program

    Daily Dhaka Times: Roots Bangla and it’s associate CARE Bangladesh has given fellowship as roots journalists to 9 students from 6 universities and three honorary citizens. Information Technologist Mustafa Jabbar, Sohrab Hassan, Assistant Editor, Daily Prothom Alo and Murad Bin Aziz, CARE Bangladesh graced that program at Bishwo Sahityo Kendro in Dhaka last Wednesday. Along […]

  • 24 killed in Tongi factory boiler blast

    Priyo News : The death toll in a huge fire at a packaging goods factory in Gazipur’s Tongi has risen to 24. The fire spread across the five-storey factory building of Tampaco Foils Ltd after a boiler exploded around 6am on Saturday. Contradictory reports were coming on over the deaths as the bodies recovered from […]

  • Kuwait once again bans Bangladeshi workers

    BD News : Kuwait has once again imposed a ban on recruiting workers from Bangladesh, local media reports say. The restrictions come months after the Gulf nation reopened its manpower market for Bangladesh on certain conditions, including one that says the employer must own a house, reports the Kuwait Times.  It said the interior ministry […]

  • Bangladesh protest Turkey’s reaction

    Daily Dhaka Times : Bangladesh government protest at Turkey’s statement on the execution of Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mir Quasem Ali, saying such reaction is tantamount to interference in internal matters of a sovereign country. The foreign affairs ministry issued a note verbale to the Turkish embassy in Dhaka and conveyed Dhaka’s disappointment at the Turkish government’s […]

  • Eid vacation 6 days, includes Sept 11

    Daily Dhaka Times : The government employees will enjoy six-day Eid holiday from September 9 to 14 as September 11 has been included in the vacation. The staff will perform their duties of September 11 on September 24. Eid-al-Azha will be celebrated across the country on September 13 following the Zilhaj moon sighting. Earlier, government employees demanded to […]


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