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  • Bangladesh and USA sign air transport agreement

    Bangladesh and USA have formally signed an air transport agreement today. From now on, this agreement will act as the primary basis to resume flight operations between the two countries.

  • Caught in the web of con artists

    It was a dream come true for Milon Chakraborty, a resident of Lalmonirhat district. For the last one year and a half, he had been pursuing a lifelong dream of having a job at Chattogram Customs.

  • Govt mulling rice export

    Duty on rice import increased to 55%

    In purview of farmers counting losses in Bangladesh, the government has increased the duty on import of the basic staple to protect local produce.

  • Social networking service Twitter

    ‘Bangladesh govt requested info on one Twitter user’

    The Bangladesh government requested for the information of one Twitter user between January and June this year, according to a Transparency report published by Twitter.

  • High Court

    Govt to appeal against HC order on Jashore BNP aspirant

    The government will move a petition before the Supreme Court today seeking stay on a High Court order that halted the sentence of BNP's Jashore-2 nominee Sabira Sultana and cleared the way for her to contest the election.

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    9 secretaries transferred

    In the latest reshuffle in the civil administration, the government has transferred nine secretaries to new ministries and commissions.

  • Bangladesh to buy supercomputer

    The government decides to buy a supercomputer for analyzing critical data, says Zunaid Ahmed Palak, state minister for ICT.

  • Stand against violent acts of extremists

    The European Parliament delegation for South Asia has called on the government, political parties and civil society members to