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I’m a Computer Scientist. Here’s Why You Should Never Trust a Computer.

Member Feature Story I’m a Computer Scientist. Here’s Why You Should Never Trust a Computer. Especially when it comes to voting. Photo: Matt Anderson Photography/Moment It’s 2018. We live in the future. We can order a pizza, watch it get made, and watch it get delivered to our house. So why can’t we vote online? […]

CPD’s Distinguished Fellow Debapriya Bhattacharya presents the Abdul Ghafur Memorial Lecture 2018, organised by the Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies at its office in Dhaka yesterday. Photo: Star Star Business Report The economic growth in recent years has favoured the richest section of the society and the disparity increased between 2010 and 2016, said Debapriya […]

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আওয়ামী লীগ ও হেফাজত সখ্যতা কি শুধুই ভোটের জন্য? রাকিব হাসনাত বিবিসি বাংলা, ঢাকা, ৪ নভেম্বর ২০১৮ ছবির কপিরাইট বাসস/সাইফুল ইসলাম কল্লোল Image caption আহমদ শফীর সাথে শুভেচ্ছা বিনিময় করছেন শেখ হাসিনা পাঁচ বছরের ব্যবধানে এ ছিল এমন এক পরিবর্তনের চিত্র – যা বাংলাদেশে আসন্ন নির্বাচনের ঠিক আগে রাজনীতিতে এক ব্যাপক আলোচনা ও বিতর্কের বিষয়। […]

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Akayed Ullah, a Bangladeshi man who attempted to detonate a homemade bomb strapped to his body at a New York commuter hub during morning rush hour is seen in this handout photo received Dec 11, 2017. New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission Handout via Reuters Previous Next The Bangladeshi man accused of detonating a […]

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Country’s export earnings soared by 18.65 per cent year-on-year in July-October in the current fiscal year as the earnings hit an all-time single-month high in October due to a surge in readymade garment shipment amid the ongoing US-China trade war. The expo rt earnings in July-October of the financial year of 2018-19 grew to $13.65 […]

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PM’s press conference Thursday Staff Correspondent . Dhaka |  Nov 06, 2018   Prothom Alo       Prime minister Sheikh Hasina will talk about the outcome of dialogues with different political alliances and parties at a press conference on Thursday. The press conference will be held at 12:00 noon at Ganabhaban, sources at the Prime Minister’s Office said. […]

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Tigers suffer shocking defeat Staff Correspondent | Nov 06, 2018   Prothom Alo       Zimbabwe recorded their first ever away Test win since 2001 on Tuesday as they beat hosts Bangladesh by 151 runs in the first Test in Sylhet. Needing 321 to win the match, the Tigers could only manage 169, with Brandon Mavuta and Sikandar […]

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Oikya Front rally begins Prothom Alo English Desk | Nov 06, 2018        The rally of Jatiya Oikya Front, led by Dr Kamal Hossain, began at Suhrawardy Udyan in the capital to drum up public support in favour of the alliance’s various demands and announce its plans over the next general election, reports UNB. The rally […]

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November 06, 2018 / The Daily Star Technocrat ministers asked to step down PM Hasina to brief media Thursday The four technocrat minister at the cabinet. Star Online Report Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the technocrat ministers of her cabinet to step down after announcement of the election schedule. The directive was given during today’s […]

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