Day: September 12, 2019

12 missing as coal laden lighter vessel sinks in Bay

CHATTOGRAM A coal laden lighter vessel carrying 1,100 metric tonnes of coal sank in the Bay of Bengal near the Sangu gas field on Thursday morning.Twelve crew members went missing as engine of Dhaka-bound 'Hira Parbat-8' went out of order and capsized ...
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China urges US to ‘make efforts’ on North Korea

BEIJING Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi calledon the United States on Thursday to make efforts to resolve the North Koreannuclear issue, warning that applying maximum pressure would never work.Wang also repeated Beijing's suggestion that the United N...
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PM mourns death of Faridpur ex-AL president

DHAKA Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina todayexpressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of Kazi Jainul Abedin, formerpresident of Faridpur District Awami League and ex-chairman of FaridpurDistrict Council.In a condolence message, the prime minister recall...
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Government to make sugar mills profitable: Humayun

DHAKA Industries Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun today said the government is working relentlessly to make country's sugar mills profitable.The government wants to produce different products, including sugar, at the sugar mills for making it profit...
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I think it has been a long fruitful career: Masakadza

DHAKA, Zimbabwe skipper Hamilton Masakadza who has already announced retirement after the conclusion of the Tri-nation T20 series in Bangladesh said that he enjoyed every moments of his career and considered himself fulfilled in every aspect.Terming h...
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3,029 dengue patients undergoing treatment in country

DHAKA Around 3,029 dengue patients are undergoing treatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country.Among them, 1,355 patients are taking treatment in 41 public and private hospitals in Dhaka, while 1,674 are taking treatment in hospitals...
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