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UK consumers least confident in over a year on economic uncertainties

UK consumers least confident in over a year on economic uncertainties

British consumer morale fell to its lowest in over a year in February as concerns over the economic outlook hurt sentiment, a survey showed on Friday. Market research firm GfK said its overall consumer sentiment indicator…

February 28, 2016 · 0 comments · Business

Clouds over Singapore job market for Bangladeshis

THE recent reduction in the number of work visas issued by Singapore for Bangladeshis is indeed worrying. There were, as New Age reported on Saturday quoting officials and private recruiters, even some cases, in which the issuance…

February 28, 2016 · 0 comments · Editorial

Over 100 crocodiles live in Sunderbans: survey

A crocodile survey team so far detected a little over 100 crocodiles in both wings of the Sunderbans, down from 200 when reptiles were first counted in 1985, forest officials said…

February 21, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

Khaleda’s statement over number of martyrs ‘very much correct,’: Fakhrul

Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Monday claimed that the party chairperson Khaleda Zia’s recent observation over the number of martyrs in the war of independence was ‘very much contextualised and relevant…

February 16, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National
Row over India student’s sedition arrest escalates

Row over India student’s sedition arrest escalates

A row over the arrest of an Indian student on a controversial sedition charge escalated Monday, with students refusing to attend classes and violent scenes at the Delhi court where he was due to appear…

February 16, 2016 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
Finance minister AMA Muhith addresses a seminar on preventing smuggling and duty evasion organised by the National Board of Revenue in Dhaka on Saturday. State minister for finance and planning MA Mannan, NBR chairman Md Nojibur Rahman and FBCCI president Abdul Matlub Ahmad are also seen, among others. — New Age photo

Over 80pc of smuggled goods dodge customs

Experts, businessmen and senior government officials on Saturday said the National Board of Revenue and other government agencies must intensify their effort in a coordinated manner to prevent smuggling at the maximum level to ensure overall security of the country and revenue generation…

February 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Business

Departmental cases soon over tea seller’s death: IGP

Inspector general of police AKM Shahidul Hoque on Saturday said a process is underway to file departmental cases against the policemen found responsible for the death of a tea seller…

February 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

NEWSLINE

Thousands of Egyptian doctors demonstrated in Cairo on Friday in a rare protest at what rights groups call police impunity after two doctors were alleged to have been assaulted in a hospital in the city last month…

February 14, 2016 · 0 comments · International, Other World News

106 sued over Chandpur court railway station fire

A case was filed on Saturday against 106 people in connection with a fire that originated from illegal electricity line from Chandpur court railway station on February 7…

February 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

UP elections: AL, BNP in mire over single candidates

Grassroots leaders of two major political parties — the ruling Awami League and the Bangladesh Nationalist Party — find it tough to pick single candidate for the chairman position at each union in the upcoming maiden partisan elections to union parishads…

February 13, 2016 · 0 comments · Front Page, National, TOP STORIES
Holidaymakers reign over book fair

Holidaymakers reign over book fair

Ekushey Book Fair drew a huge holiday crowd on Friday, with a large number of book enthusiasts buying books for children, novels, poetry and other genres…

February 13, 2016 · 0 comments · Inner Pages, National

UK watchdog fines GSK $54m over ‘pay-for-delay’ drug deals

Britain’s competition watchdog has fined GlaxoSmithKline 37.6 million pounds ($54.4 million) for market abuse in striking deals to delay the launch of cheap generic copies of its former blockbuster antidepressant Seroxat…

February 13, 2016 · 0 comments · Business

Benzema admits to lying over sex tape

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has admitted to lying to fellow France international Mathieu Valbuena over a sex video at the centre of an alleged blackmailing attempt, Le Parisien reported on Friday…

February 13, 2016 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

Streep sparks uproar over ‘We’re all Africans’ remarks

Meryl Streep, the most admired actress of her generation, fueled Hollywood’s diversity controversy on Thursday when she said that all of humanity originated in Africa…

February 13, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Theatre/Films, Timeout

SNIPPETS

Tanvir Mokammel to deliver speech in Kolkata
Director Tanvir Mokammel will deliver a speech on famed Indian-Bengali broadcaster Pranabesh Sen at the Bangla Academy auditorium in Kolkata on February 24…

February 13, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Exhibition/Shows, Timeout

Tamim wins battle of PSL over Sakib

Bangladesh batsman Tamim Iqbal won over his national team-mate Sakib al Hasan both in individual and team’s aspect as his team Peshwar Zalmi beat Sakib’s Karachi Kings by three runs in Pakistan Super League in Dubai on Thursday…

February 12, 2016 · 0 comments · Cricket, Sports

US warned over missile deployment to S Korea

Moscow on Wednesday warned that Washington’s deployment of a US missile defence system to South Korea could spark an arms race in the region. South Korean and US defence officials said last week they would begin formal talks on the deployment…

February 11, 2016 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International

India telcos in chaos over data price order

The Indian’s telecom companies have gone into a near chaos after Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s regulation ordering equality on data prices, reports Times of India…

February 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Business

IS widow charged over US hostage death

The widow of late Islamic State group financial leader Abu Sayyaf was charged Monday for her alleged role in the death of US aid worker Kayla Mueller last year. Nisreen Assad Ibrahim Bahar, a 25-year-old known as Umm Sayyaf, was accused of conspiring…

February 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International

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