Wednesday, 28 Oct, 2020

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ACC to investigate wealth of 7 AL candidates

DHAKA: The Anti-Corruption commission (ACC) decided to investigate into the wealth statements of the ruling party candidates, participated in the 10th national polls.The decision came after a regular meeting of the ACC Wednesday afternoon.Public relations officer of the ACC Pranab Kumar

Movement of ‘Mancha’ is political

DHAKA: The spokesperson of Gonojagoron Mancha Dr Imran H Sarker has termed their movement is a political one. In an exclusive interview with banglanews, Imran made this comment on the eve of the first anniversary of the movement.     When asked whether the movement of Gonojagoron

Banglanews ranked No. 1 in BD

DHAKA: banglanews24.com`s pre-eminence as the country`s top online news portal has been certified by alexa.com, a California-based subsidiary company of Amazon.com which scientifically monitors international commercial web traffic data. On January 7, 2014, banglanews24.com simultaneously

Banglanews Breaking News Alert Service in GP

DHAKA: GrameenPhone (GP), the leading mobile-phone operator of the country, introduced Breaking News Alert service with banglanews24.com, the fastest and leading online news portal of the country. The GP users can subscribe breaking news service of banglanews24.com from now on through SMS

Dr Masum: Vice-chancellor of USITEC university of Malaysia

BACK FROM MALAYSIA: We were waiting for the good news. Before I returned from Malaysia on November 21 that news was somewhere caught delayed. Lastly in the evening of November 27 Dr Masum personally gave me the news over telephone. He has been appointment as the Vice-Chancellor of USITEC

Country’s major accidents in 2013

DHAKA: Bangladesh is considered as one of the accident-prone countries in the world. It also witnessed a number of tragic accidents in waterways apart from casualties from fire incidents and building collapse round the year.Some major accidents took place in 2013 are:Apr 13: Driver of MP

Country’s major incidents in 2013

DHAKA: The nation will of course welcome the year 2014. But there were some remarkable events the country experienced in 2013 to give a look.The major events are as follows:War Crimes verdicts & Mollah’s execution: Jamaat leader Abdul Quader Mollah, convicted in war crimes cases, was

Remittance flow decreased after 37-yr

DHAKA: Remittance flow in the country decreased after 37 years, showed a recent research by Refugee and Migratory Movements Research Unit (RAMRU).The reason of declining was, not sending efficient workers and lack of strong lobbying, according to the RAMRU research.Teacher of Political

Citycell users suffer for poor services

DHAKA: The users of Citycell, the only Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) mobile-phone operator in the country, are suffering a lot due to several incidents of network collapse, server problem and poor customer care services.The allegations came from different schools and businessmen

I could do better: Nafis

Nafis bin Jafar is the first Bangladeshi Oscar winner. By profession he is a software engineer. In 2007 he won Oscar award working in the scientific and technical (academy award) for animation in the film Pirates of the Caribbean: At worlds End. He is now working as the chief engineer in

`I am a proud Bangladeshi but no less American than an American’

NEW YORK: Any good job can be done keeping politics aside, but once must keep political ideas in his mind. It is possible to extend the hand of cooperation towards the community keeping once concentrated within his/her own arena of work. Only the thing one needs is a good intention. Kabir

Khairul’s Self Improvement Prog

FROM KUALA LUMPUR (MALAYSIA): No need for extra trainer if class friend or colleague becomes trainer. Be skilled by taking knowledge from friend. In exchange pay him less amount of remuneration. In this way, you will be skilled yourselves.This is the Self Improvement Program (SIP) idea of

Kuwait to send back workers

DHAKA: Bangladeshi expatriates in Kuwait will have to face extreme reality since latter’s government has decided to send back one lakh foreign workers every year.The government has planned to send back 10 lakhs workers in next 10 years. To make a balance between population and foreign

All his inventions for mankind

DHAKA: Eminent Bangladeshi scientist Dr Abdul Khalque hopes that his inventions would be used for the development of mankind and also prevention of the environmental degradation.The scientist, who has earned the success of fifteen patented inventions in the fields of classical and

Saiful’s success story in IT

FROM KUALA LAMPUR: Saiful Islam of Bangladesh is becoming the light in Information Technology (IT) in Malaysia. He has established himself in IT market by his merit, determination and hard labor.There was a discussion with Saiful. He informed that there is enough scope of work in

The Fat Storing Hormone

Overweight people usually eat less food than their normal weight counterparts.It’s one of those –“life is unfair situations”- because being overweight causes many health problems and early death. In reality, however… it is the toxic condition that is the real problem. Solve the

30 BD expats held in UK

LONDON (UK): Panic is running high among Bengali people as around 30 Bangladeshi immigrants were held by United Kingdom Border Agency from capital’s Whitechapel area on Thursday.UK Border Agency’s raid has been beefed up to capture illegal immigrants after “Go Home” campaign

AL to declare candidacy by Oct 24

DHAKA: The ruling Awami League is mulling to declare the nomination for 300 constituencies by October 24 for the next parliamentary election however the main opposition BNP takes part or doesn’t.Reliable sources said that the party is dealing heart and soul to finalize the nomination

Bangladesh, a future investment destination

Ambassador of the Republic of Korea Lee Yun-Young said geographical importance, abundant human resources and cheap labour costs make Bangladesh a good future investment destination.  He also said: Electronics and shipbuilding are very promising industries for foreign investors. Those

Johra-Surot’s land grabbed for Dhaka Marriott

DHAKA: Marriott International started setting up its Dhaka franchise--a 5-star hotel--on the land of poor women Johra Banu and Surot Banu.The authority of the hotel does not know how much inherited lands of poor folks, shops of small traders, garages, mosque, even graveyard were grabbed

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