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Muhith under fire over loan scandals in banking sector

The budget for the 2018-19 fiscal is presented in parliament on Thursday. Photo: PID Opposition leaders and some lawmakers from the ruling party have come down hard on Finance Minister ABA Muhith over the loan scandals and mismanagement that plagued the banking sector amid discussions on budget in parliament. Most of the lawmakers criticised the […]

How democracies die and economies grow Wahiduddin Mahmud There are two prominent themes of contemporary development discourses, both lacking a consensus, as reflected in academic research and in their popular versions in bestseller books. One of these is about finding the reasons for the decline of democracies since the late 1980s and the early 1990s […]

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Bangladesh women’s cricket team players celebrate with the trophy after defeating India in the final of the ACC Twenty20 Women’s Asia Cup at the Kinrara Oval, in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday. — ACC photo Bangladesh women’s cricket team created a new history when they edged six-time champions India by three-wicket in the final to clinch […]

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ঈদের পর কতটা প্রকাশ্য হচ্ছে বিএনপি? June 8, 2018bdnetwork24রাজনীতি আসন্ন ঈদুল ফিতরের পর রাজপথে কতটা সক্রিয় হচ্ছেন বিএনপির নেতাকর্মীরা-এমন প্রশ্ন দলে ঘুরপাক খাচ্ছে। তবে এ বিষয়ে সরাসরি কোনও মন্তব্য করছেন না দলের নীতিনির্ধারকরা। সিনিয়র নেতাদের কেউ কেউ আন্দোলনে কঠোর হওয়ার আহ্বান জানালেও প্রকৃত অর্থে রাজপথে প্রকাশ্য হওয়ার বিষয়টি এখনও সিদ্ধান্তহীন। তবে নগর থেকে তৃণমূলের নেতাকর্মীরা […]

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News fact-checking now in Bangladesh Bangla Tribune Report Published : 03:00, Jun 06, 2018  Fact Watch, Bangladesh’s first-ever organisation for verifying accuracy of media reports has started its journey. The Department of Media Studies and Journalism at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) has launched ‘Fact Watch’, the first in South Asia, on Tuesday (Jun […]

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