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TIB discards draft regulation for digital and social media

Dhaka, April 3 -- Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has termed some clauses of the draft regulation for digital and social media unconstitutional. Rejecting the draft 'Regulation for Digita... Read More


Writ seeks high power committee to probe whereabouts of assets of E-Orange owners

Dhaka, April 3 -- A writ petition has been filed with the High Court seeking its directives upon the respondents to form a high power committee for conducting an investigation into the whereabouts of ... Read More


Governments urged to regulate Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals in products

Dhaka, April 3 -- Non-government organisations in Asia called on governments to update and strictly implement regulations to address endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) in products. NGOs from Indon... Read More


Stocks post modest gain, turnover falls

Dhaka, April 3 -- Stocks extended rally for two consecutive sessions on Sunday as the investors showed their buying interest in selective major sector issues amid the reduced trading period during Ram... Read More


icddr,b reports 628 new diarrhoea cases in 14 hours

Dhaka, April 3 -- As many as 628 diarrhoea patients were admitted to the icddr,b, an international health research institute in Dhaka, in the 14 hours till 2:00 pm on Sunday. AKM Tariful Islam Khan, ... Read More


Dhaka, Ctg bourses open week on positive note

Dhaka, April 3 -- Stocks opened the week on a positive trend on Sunday as the optimistic investors are showing buying interest on lucrative issues. Meanwhile, the bourses have reduced trading time by... Read More


University of Manitoba students celebrate Independence Day

Dhaka, April 2 -- University of Manitoba Bangladeshi Students' Association (UMBSA), Canada celebrated 51st Independence Day with enthusiasm and reverence. The association celebrated Bangladesh Indepe... Read More


icddr,b reports 737 new diarrhoea cases in 14 hours

Dhaka, April 2 -- As many as 737 diarrhoea patients were admitted to the icddr,b, an international health research institute in Dhaka, in the 14 hours till 2:00 pm on Saturday. AKM Tariful Islam Khan... Read More


Rain likely in next 24 hours

Dhaka, April 2 -- Several places, including Dhaka, are likely to witness rain in the next 24 hours, commencing from 9:00 am on Saturday, the Met Office said in a forecast. Rain/thundershower accompan... Read More


Policy support, incentives crucial for emerging industries

Dhaka, April 1 -- Bangladesh's initial economic growth came through utilising the country's essential assets, namely its human capital and strategic use - whether by design or not - of specific indust... Read More