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US regulators have approved the first digital pill with an embedded sensor to track if patients are taking

Trump rollback of banking regulation well underway

President Donald Trump's promised rollback of banking regulation is well underway, with vacancies at the top of key

Metal recyclers prepare for electric car revolution

Recycling companies are honing processes to extract metals from old batteries more cheaply and efficiently so they can

Qualcomm set to win Japanese antitrust okay for NXP deal

US smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm is set to win "imminent" Japanese antitrust clearance for its $38-billion bid for NXP

Oil rises over 2 percent, but shows first weekly fall in six

Oil rebounded more than 2 percent on Friday after falling for five straight session as a major US

Keystone pipeline spill pushes oil higher

A major oil spill on the Keystone pipeline in South Dakota helped push US crude prices higher on

Tintin and Snowy drawing sells for 500,000 euros

A colour drawing of Tintin and his faithful canine companion Snowy sold at a Paris auction on Saturday

Despite Amazon, brick stores are not dead yet

Just in time for the Black Friday kick-off to holiday season shopping, stock market investors have been handed

405 families get govt loan in Sundarganj

A total of 405 families who have taken shelter at Ashrayan Project-2 at different chars of Sundarganj upazila

Efforts to make youths enlightened stressed

Speakers at a discussion in Rajshahi unanimously called for making the young generation enlightened so that they can build

Madrasah student goes missing

A madrasah student remained missing for seven days in Chapain Laltek area of the upazila.The missing student is

Quality education for development stressed

Speakers at a view-sharing meeting on Saturday stressed the need for improving quality of education both in rural

Youth's body found after two days in Daudkandi

Daudkandi Model Thana Police recovered a dead body from a pond after two days of missing at Daudkandi

Week-long Madhu Mela to be celebrated in Sagordari

A weeklong 'Madhu Mela' in remembrance of the 194th birth anniversary of poet Michael Madhusudan Dutta will begin

MindChamps registers IPO at $0.83 per share

MindChamps Presc-hool, Singapore's largest provider of premium preschools by market share, on Friday offered 30.4 million shares at

Singapore non-exports beat expectations by 20.9%

Singapore's exports staged a strong comeback in October, surging 20.9 per cent from the same month a year

Nissan CEO returns his pay after inspection scandal

The CEO of Japanese car giant Nissan said on Friday he will return part of his pay until

Vancouver condo rush sparks local and foreign flipping frenzy

The condominium market has turned red-hot in Vancouver, with agents saying local and offshore buyers are snapping up

Emerson sets up solutions centre

American technology and engineering company Emerson, which is in the automation solutions business, has opened a new solutions

DBS sees double-digit growth from consumer and SME business

DBS Group Holdings expects income from its consumer and SME (small and medium enterprise) business in Singapore and

US stocks retreat as tax debate enters 'hard part'

Wall Street stocks pulled back Friday amid skepticism over the prospects for a US tax cut, as Apple

Business jets risk US pilot shortage on competition

Business jet operators, already offering double digit raises to attract pilots, could face a labor shortfall in North

The biggest fish market in south region sits at night only

Harta Bazar, the biggest fish market, sits only at night at Ujirpur upazila of Barisal.  A fisherman has

New community clinic inaugurated in Singair

Newly built Khasher-char Community Clinic in Dhalla Union of Singair upazila of Manikganj was inaugurated on Friday. Renowned

No room for militants in country: Land Minister

Land Minister Shamsur Rahman Sherif on Saturday said there is no room for terrorists and militants in Bangladesh

Early winter vegetables start appearing in Rajshahi

Like in previous years, varieties of early winter vegetables have started appearing in both retail and wholesale markets making

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