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FAO alarmed by ‘overlooked’ 
emergency in Bangladesh

FAO alarmed by ‘overlooked’ emergency in Bangladesh

Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations has sounded alarm on ‘overlooked’ emergencies in many countries including Bangladesh,…

Stir fear keeps buses off roads: Quader

Bus owners have kept their vehicles off the streets out of fear of the on-going students’ movement, road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader said yesterday. Also, yesterday, shipping minister Shajahan Khan claimed that the demand for his resignation was the handiwork of the BNP even…

PMO probe team visits Barapukuria

The investigation team from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), which is probing the disappearance of a massive stockpile of coal, yesterday (Thursday) quizzed officials of the Barapukuria Coal Mine Company Limited (BCMCL). Headed by Khalilur Rahman, the director-general (administration) of the…

UNSC to commemorate Myanmar attack on Rohingyas

The UN Security Council is planning to commemorate the one-year anniversary of Myanmar’s violent crackdown that led about 700,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee to Bangladesh at a meeting later this month, reports AP. British Ambassador Karen Pierce, the council president for August, said at a news…

BNP calls on govt to quit alleging failure on all fronts

The BNP yesterday demanded the resignation of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s government for its alleged failure in every respect, especially in controlling road accidents and resolving crises in the transport sector. The party, the arch rival of the ruling Awami League, also lent its full support…

Single digit interest rate must from Aug 9

The government is going to make it mandatory from August 9 for all the scheduled banks to set a maximum 9 per cent interest rate for lending, and 6 per cent for deposit. Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith made the announcement while talking with journalists after a meeting with bank owners and…

Imran not to invite foreign leaders

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman and prime minister-designate Imran Khan has decided against inviting foreign dignitaries and celebrities to his planned oath-taking ceremony, instead opting for a simple event, reports Dawn yesterday from Islamabad. The PTI, having bagged 115 NA seats and after securing…
Israel reimposes  fuel blockade 
on Gaza

Israel reimposes fuel blockade on Gaza

Israel reimposed a blockade on fuel deliveries to Gaza yesterday citing a resurgence in kites carrying firebombs over the border and signalling a brief…

Lawsuit accuses US of ‘inhumane’ treatment

A lawsuit filed Wednesday accuses US President Donald Trump and senior administration officials of subjecting more than 1,000 undocumented immigrants to "inhumane" conditions at a federal prison in California, reports AFP from Los Angeles. Since June 8 the group of detainees have been imprisoned…
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