Month: May 2021

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Drought casts shadow over boro yield in Khulna

These days, farmers in Khulna district are a worried lot. Having grappled with drought and the unrelented heat wave for the past eight months, the farmers fear they may not be able to even recover the production cost of boro paddy this year.Though the ...
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Lailatul Qadr or Shab-e-Qadr observed

Lailatul Qadr or Shab-e-Qadr, the holiest and most blessed night for Muslims, was observed across the country on Sunday with due solemnity and religious fervour.Muslim devotees spent the night seeking divine blessings for peace and progress of the coun...
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Beijing wants Dhaka not to join Quad

Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jiming on Monday said Bangladesh should not join "Quad", a US-led initiative, and Dhaka’s relations with Beijing will "substantially get damaged" if it joins it.He termed “Quad” a military alliance aiming against Chi...
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Couple killed in Sunamganj over family feud

A man and his wife were stabbed to death over a family feud at Jamalganj in Sunamganj district on Sunday night.The deceased were identified as Mursheda Begum and her husband Alamgir, 32, son of Tahir Ali of Beheli Alipur village of the upazila.Witnesse...
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