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Gala Award Ceremony of Bangladesh StartUp Cup 2017 hosted in Dhaka: 57 businesses from all over Bangladesh receive awards

Gala Award Ceremony of Bangladesh StartUp Cup 2017 hosted in Dhaka: 57 businesses from all over Bangladesh receive awards

December 13, 2017 0

Bangladesh StartUp Cup 2017 is a country wide StartUp competition and ecosystem building tool launched by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, India based impact investment firm Aaavishkar and BetterStories Limited. StartUp

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National help desk 999 emergency services inaugurates

National help desk 999 emergency services inaugurates

December 12, 2017 0

    Prime Minister’s ICT Affairs Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy on Tuesday inaugurated the expanded national emergency services through using toll-free hotline number ‘999’ across the country. The number – 999- is an official

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Every district to get high-tech park: PM Sheikh Hasina

Every district to get high-tech park: PM Sheikh Hasina

December 6, 2017 0

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said the government will set up one high-tech park in every district to flourish the ICT sector. Necessary incentives will also be given if the investors

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Bangladesh’s first robot restaurant launched

Bangladesh’s first robot restaurant launched

November 15, 2017 0

    Bangladesh’s first-ever robot restaurant was launched in capital Dhaka on Wednesday. The programme was arranged jointly by Robot Restaurant and a China-based robot-making organisation HZX Electronic Technology Company at its own auditorium

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Chief Justice SK Sinha quits: President Abdul Hamid received his resignation letter

Chief Justice SK Sinha quits: President Abdul Hamid received his resignation letter

November 11, 2017 0

    Amid various speculations and row over the Supreme Court’s 16th amendment verdict, Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha, now abroad, has finally stepped down. President Abdul Hamid received his resignation letter, said his

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Biman pilot among 4 held over aircraft sabotage plan

Biman pilot among 4 held over aircraft sabotage plan

October 31, 2017 0

    Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) have arrested four alleged members of Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), including a pilot of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, who had been planning acts of sabotage on an

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Khaleda Zia distributed relief to Rohingya camp: Urges Myanmar to return Rohingya people

Khaleda Zia distributed relief to Rohingya camp: Urges Myanmar to return Rohingya people

October 30, 2017 0

    BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Monday distributed relief goods among the Rohingya refugees during her visit at Rohingya camps in Ukhia upazila of Cox’s Bazar. The BNP chief reached Moinar Ghona area

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Suu Kyi accepts home minister’s invitation to visit Bangladesh

Suu Kyi accepts home minister’s invitation to visit Bangladesh

October 25, 2017 0

    State Counsellor and Myanmar Union Minister for Foreign Affairs Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday said her government started work on repatriation of Rohingyas who are living in Bangladesh. She also said

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Biman’s domestic flight landed safely after technical glitch

Biman’s domestic flight landed safely after technical glitch

October 25, 2017 0

    A domestic flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, which faced problem in a wheel after taking off from Syedpur Airport, landed safely at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Wednesday morning. Biman’s general manager

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Clandestine sex industry booms in Rohingya refugee camps

Clandestine sex industry booms in Rohingya refugee camps

October 24, 2017 0

    As Rohingya women struggle to access even the very basics such as food and water in Bangladesh’s overcrowded camps, a flourishing sex trade offers cash in times of desperation. Four women entered

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