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Dhaka WASA

Show of success, reality of dismal failure

There is a huge difference between reality and Taqsem A Khan's apparent 'success'

Show of success, reality of dismal failure

Bangladesh in the United Nations

Within three years of attaining independence though the Liberation War of 1971, in September 1974 Bangladesh became a permanent member of the UN.

Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters in New York, US, on 27 September 2018

Study on coral degradation

St. Martin's may be depleted of coral by 2045

The country's only coral island, Saint Martin’s, may be depleted of coral by 2045, reveals a study

St. Martin's Island

Corruption in health sector

More names start coming to the fore

Many of the DGHS officials, who had given shelter to Abdul Malek alias Badal, are still in service

Abdul Malek

Digital Security Act: Over 1000 cases filed in two years

Identifying nine sections of the act as a threat to freedom of speech, democracy and free media, Sampadak Parishad (Editors’ Council) and many other organisations have been asking for amendment of ...

Editors form human chain demanding amendment of Digital Security Act

Coronavirus detected in sewage water

Tests by a research team have detected the presence of coronavirus in sewage water in Bangladesh

An illustration of coronavirus

Gas well drilling

Gazprom given work at high cost, BAPEX deprived

The drilling of three wells in the Bhola gas field discovered by the state-owned company BAPEX is being awarded to Russia's Gazprom without a tender and at double the cost. Gazprom will be given Tk ...

Gazprom given work at high cost, BAPEX deprived

Increased onion production brings hope to farmers

India stopped onion export last Monday to meet the demand of its own market. Following the ban, onion prices in Bangladesh almost doubled the following day.

Vendor sell onions, potatoes, lemons and other daily essentials in Karwan Bazar, Dhaka. Prothom Alo

30 universities without VCs

There are no vice chancellors (VCs) in thirty public and private universities, hampering the administrative work of these institutions.

Prothom Alo illustration

Two EC officials used to take Tk 100,000 to make a fake NID card

The police have arrested five members of a fraud ring involved in making fake national identity cards

Two EC officials used to take Tk 100,000 to make a fake NID card
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