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Melbourne is the top cultural destination in Australia, a report released on Wednesday has found. The Global Cultural Destination

Special service begins for river passengers

Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation (BIWTC) has been started 15-day long special steamer services from Dhaka-end June 22 on

BRUR will bring ten robots from US: VC

Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur will bring ten robots from the United States to monitor the activities of academic building

Aquifer recharge being promoted in Barind

Managed aquifer recharge is being promoted in the high barind area to halt the gradually declining ground water level. 

Call to make people aware of e-services

Speakers at an orientation workshop urged the digital centre entrepreneurs to make the public in general aware and encourage

BGB recover 540 bottles of phensidyl

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) recovered 540 bottles of contraband Indian phensidyl from the bank of the river

Two robbers held with arms in Kushtia

Police detained two robbers along with a homemade shooter gun in Chandagara field area of Kushtia-Rajbari highway in front

Coordination meeting on UPGP held in Kishoreganj

A quarterly coordination meeting of Union Parishad Governance Project (UPGP) of under Local Government Division was held on Wednesday

Cenovus to replace CEO

Cenovus Energy Inc said on Tuesday it would replace Chief Executive Brian Ferguson, who championed an unpopular purchase of

Oil firms could waste trillions if climate targets reached

Energy giants including Exxon Mobil and Royal Dutch Shell risk wasting more than a third of their budgets on

Tyson to test new method to stun chickens

Tyson Foods Inc will test a new way to render chickens unconscious before slaughter, the company said on Wednesday,

China shares get MSCI nod in landmark moment

China's stocks took a major step toward global acceptance on Wednesday, finally winning a long campaign for inclusion in

'South Sudan famine eases, but more going hungry'

A famine that was declared in parts of South Sudan four months ago is over, UN aid agencies said

US Supreme Court ruling threatens against J&J

Johnson & Johnson is seizing upon a U.S. Supreme Court ruling from Monday limiting where injury lawsuits can be

Migrant death truck trial opens in Hungary

Eleven men went on trial on Wednesday over the deaths of 71 migrants found in an abandoned truck in

Emirates looking at Saudi for drop in US demand

Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, is looking to the region's biggest economy, Saudi Arabia, to help make up

'Merkel invoking Marshall Plan'

A strong European economy is good for the United States, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday, citing the post-war

Charges pressed over Hindu tailor killing in Tangail

The Detective Branch (DB) of police on Tuesday pressed charges against three people, including two members of 'Neo JMB',

Eid shopping beefed up in Khulna

With only a few days left for the Eid-ul-Fitr, one of the biggest religious festivals of Muslims, Eid shopping

JCD activist killed in Khulna

An activist of Jatiya-tabadi Chhatradal (JCD) of Govt. BL College unit was hacked to death on Tuesday night near

'Terrorist' held with sharp weapons

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) members held an alleged terrorist along with firearms and bullets from Foila area of Rampal

Seasonal Fruits Day observed in Natore

The Seasonal Fruits Day was observed in Natore Jail on Tuesday, 19 June. The Jail administration, Natore fed the

One killed in Manikganj road accident

A pick up van driver was killed as his vehicle fell into a roadside ditch in Tepra Bus stand

Road accident kills two

Two persons were killed and three others injured as a microbus and a truck collided head-on in Chikli Bazar

TLCC meeting and iftar mahfil held

Town Level Coordi-nation Committee (TLCC) meeting, Doa and ifter mahfil were held on Tuesday, at Singra Munic-ipality Conference Room.

Fake doctor jailed in Faridpur

A mobile court on Tuesday jailed a fake doctor for one month and fined a cheat Taka 20,000 for

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