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HC stays proceedings of defamation case against Barrister Mainul

Dhaka, Nov. 10 -- The High Court (HC) on Thursday stayed for three months the trial proceedings of a defamation case filed against former advisor to the caretaker government Barrister Mainul Hosein by... Read More


Eastern Cables returns to profit after three years

Dhaka, Nov. 9 -- Eastern Cables, the state-run wire maker, returned to profit in the fiscal year 2021-22 after suffering losses in the past three fiscal years. The cable manufacturer raked a profit o... Read More


Bourses open lower amid volatile trading

Dhaka, Nov. 9 -- Stocks opened marginally lower on Wednesday as the shaky investors continued their sell-off in the major sector issues amid dismal earnings disclosure from most of the companies. Fol... Read More


International Dhaka film festival shares refugee voices

Dhaka, Nov. 9 -- The 14th International Inter University Short Film Festival (IIUSFF) held in Dhaka shared refugee voices in order to draw global attention towards the owes of displaced people across ... Read More


HC asks to be vigilant to stop illegal establishments at Cox's Bazar sea beach

Dhaka, Nov. 9 -- The High Court has directed government bodies to be vigilant in preventing illegal occupation and construction of structures in the Cox's Bazar Sea Beach area. It also asked for effo... Read More


open higher

Dhaka, Nov. 8 -- Stocks open higher on Tuesday, after a single-day break, as the bargain hunters showed their buying binge in sector-wise issues. The market opened higher a day after a meeting was he... Read More


HC for summary trial in money embezzlement cases

Dhaka, Nov. 8 -- The High Court has observed that there should be a summary trial in the cases of money embezzlement. While hearing three bail petitions filed by an accused of corruption cases filed ... Read More


Flood affected children in Bangladesh, other countries highest in 30 years

Dhaka, Nov. 8 -- The numbers of children affected by flooding in Bangladesh, Chad, Gambia, and Pakistan are the highest in over 30 years, according to a latest UNICEF report. As COP27 gets underway i... Read More


Stocks open lower after our-day rise

Dhaka, Nov. 7 -- Stocks opened lower on Monday, after four-day rising trend, as the cautious investors booked some profits on quick-gaining shares. Following the previous day's rise, DSEX, the prime ... Read More


Ecommerce cos asked to stop selling digital discount tools

Dhaka, Nov. 7 -- The government has instructed a number of e-commerce platforms to stop selling digital gift cards or vouchers on discounts, sources said. The online marketplaces include Daraz, Bata ... Read More