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Financial independence: Luck or habit?

Financial independence: Luck or habit? Habibullah N Karim With 12.9 percent of our population still living in extreme poverty and nearly 10 percent of the global population living below the lower poverty line, financial independence is a distant dream for hundreds of millions of people around the world. For the poor, financial struggle in everything […]

Previous Next Bangladesh and Saudi Arab have signed two investment agreements and four memoranda of understanding on different sectors, including electricity, railways, electronics and aeronautics. The deals were signed between representatives of several local companies and organisations of Bangladesh and visiting Saudi officials in the presence of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her offices in […]

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Bangladesh pacer Abu Jayed (R) celebrates one of his two wickets against New Zealand on the third day of their second Test in Wellington on Sunday. — BCB photo Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor battled New Zealand to 38 for two in reply to Bangladesh’s 211 all out before rain returned to bring a premature […]

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The Daily Star March 10, 2019 Ducsu talks: Selim urges students to cast vote ignoring obstacles Star Live Today’s episode of The Daily Star’s ‘Ducsu Election Talks 2019’ brings Mujahidul Islam Selim, president of Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB) and first vice president of Dhaka University Central Students’ Union after the country’s independence, sharing his […]

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Voting in 78 upazilas ends amid allegations of irregularities Prothom Alo English Desk | Mar 10, 2019        Voting in the elections to 78 Upazila Parishads in 12 districts of the country concluded on Sunday afternoon amid sporadic reports of irregularities, reports UNB. Voting at 14 polling centres in Sirajganj, Rajshahi, Kurigram and Habiganj districts […]

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DU administration’s neutrality in question Ahmed Zayeef and Asif Hawlader . Dhaka | Prothom Alo  Mar 10, 2019        Several student organisations have raised questions over the neutrality of Dhaka University authorities in the upcoming DUCSU (Dhaka University Central Students’ Union) and hall union polls slated for Monday. All the student organisations except the government-backed […]

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Pro-AL panel sweeps Dhaka Bar Association polls Saturday 9th March 2019  Source: Ittefaq Report   Awami League-backed lawyers’ panel has won a landslide victory in the Dhaka Bar Association elections for the 2019-20 session, bagging 18 posts out of 27. The AL-backed White panel’s Gazi Shah Alam has been elected as the president and Md […]

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Fire doused at Anarkali market in Dhaka’s Mouchak Arifur Rahman Rabbi Dhaka Tribune March 9th, 2019 Representational image Bigstock Seven firefighting units put out the flames a little over an hour after the fire started A fire broke out in the Anarkali Super Market situated near Mouchak intersection in Dhaka’s Malibagh area on Saturday afternoon. The […]

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