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PM: Govt plans to introduce health insurance for all

File photo of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina delivering her valedictory speech at the last session of the 10th Jatiya Sangsad on Monday, October 29, 2018 Focus Bangla Pilot project SSK underway in three upazilas of Tangail Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina told parliament her government plans to introduce health insurance to ensure healthcare services for all. […]

ICC Cricket World Cup – South Africa v Bangladesh – Kia Oval, London, Britain – June 2, 2019 Bangladesh’s Mashrafe Mortaza celebrates after the match Action Images via Reuters Bangladesh’s outstanding run chase against West Indies has given them the confidence to beat any team in the World Cup, captain Mashrafe Mortaza said ahead of […]

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Tunisia has allowed dozens of migrants, mostly from Bangladesh, to disembark after three weeks stranded in the Mediterranean, so that they can return to their home countries, the Red Crescent said on Wednesday. An Egyptian boat rescued the migrants in Tunisian waters last month. But local authorities in the governorate of Medinine said its migrant […]

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A file photo shows a man picking sugar for weighing at a grocery shop in Dhaka. Consumers are set to face additional burden of price hike of many essential and consumer products due to the fallout of implementation of new Value-Added Tax and Supplementary Duty Act-2012 as the National Board of Revenue eyes collecting additional […]

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BNP leader Ruhul Kabir Rizvi has alleged the law-enforcing agencies are involved in “enforced disappearances” in Bangladesh. “The country has become a safe haven for thugs and robbers. Enforced disappearances are taking place on contract,” the senior joint secretary general of the party remarked at a news conference in Dhaka on Wednesday. “Powerful people are […]

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The worrisome delinquency of law enforcement officials DIG of Police Mizanur Rahman has made the headlines once again for all the wrong reasons. The home minister has reiterated that action will be taken against the disgraced police official. Photo: SCREENGRAB FROM YOUTUBE Muhammad Nurul Huda In recent times, offences and excesses committed by some police […]

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