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Switzerland commits 1.2m Swiss Francs assistance in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Sept 17, 2017 (BSS) - Switzerland has committed to contribute 1.2 million Swiss Francs (approximately BDT 102'000'000 and US$1250586) in emergency humanitarian ...More...

Indonesian relief goods for Rohingya reach Ctg

CHITTAGONG, Sept 17, 2017(BSS) - A total of 20 tonnes of relief materials from Indonesia for the Rohingya refuges in Bangladesh arrived at Chittagong Shah Amanat Inter...More...

Govt takes initiatives to make IPR laws time befitting: Experts

DHAKA, Sept 17, 2017 (BSS) - The government has taken initiatives to make the existing Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) laws time-befitting to protect innovations, inv...More...

ACC goes tougher against bribery by conducting 'trap' cases

DHAKA, Sept 17, 2017 (BSS) - The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has taken tougher actions against the bribery in the public sector by conducting 16 'trap' cases in t...More...

UN chief says Suu Kyi has "a last chance"

DHAKA, Sept 17, 2017 (BSS) - UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres today said Aung San Suu Kyi now had her "last chance" to stop atrocities on ethnic Rohingya Muslims ...More...

Ports advised to hoist cautionary signal 3

DHAKA, Sept 17, 2017 (BSS) - Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal number three, according to a w...More...