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Garments Sramik Trade Union Kendra brings out a procession marking May Day on Monday. — New Age photo The historic May Day was observed across the country as elsewhere around the globe on Monday with a fresh call to announce a new salary structure for workers and ensure their justified rights, including trade union one. […]

Finance minister AMA Muhith speaks at a consultative meeting organised by National Board of Revenue and Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry in Dhaka on Sunday. NBR chairman Md Nojibur Rahman and FBCCI president Abdul Matlub Ahmed were present, among others. — New Age photo Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Sunday […]

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Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Monday alleged that Awami League is making a blueprint to hang onto power by force to protect the wealth of its leaders and activists amassed illegally. In his brief address prior to taking out a rally by Jatiyatabadi Sramik Dal from in front of their Nayapaltan central office, BNP secretary general […]

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Seven people have been killed by nor’westers and a lightning strike in Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj districts, reports UNB. Of them, four people were killed and over 100 dwelling houses damaged as a storm swept through nine upazilas of Rajshahi on Sunday evening. The deceased are Faridul Islam, 48, son of Azizul Islam of Sapura area […]

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Bangladesh have consolidated their position at seventh in the ODI rankings raising hopes for earning a direct berth into the 2019 World Cup. The Tigers (91) lost a point in the rankings, but closely trail sixth-placed Sri Lanka (93) who dropped five points in ICC’s annual update published on Monday, after their home series against […]

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