Thursday, 19 April 2018

Trudeau hails PM Sheikh Hasina’s leadership

Desk Report: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has highly appreciated Bangladesh Premier Sheikh Hasina for her outstanding leadership in handling the protracted Rohingya crisis.

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Sheikh Hasina in Time’s 100 most influential people list

Desk Report: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been included in the Time Magazine’s list of 100 most influential people of 2018.

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Commonwealth summit begins, PM Sheikh Hasina attends

Desk Report: Queen Elizabeth II, the Head of the Commonwealth, opened the Commonwealth summit for what may be the last time on Thursday voicing hope that her son would be allowed to carry on her role.

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Minister for expanding up forest area to 20pc by 2020

Staff Correspondent: Environment and Forest Minister Anisul Islam Mahmud on Thursday said the existing 12 percent forest area of the country will be expanded up to 20 percent by 2020.

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4-day Walton Distributors Meet to kick off Saturday

Economic Correspondent: A four-day conference is going to kick off Saturday at Walton headquarters in Chandra of Gazipur which is to be the country’s largest gathering of businessmen of electronic products. Organized by Walton, the distributors meet will be attended by nearly six thousand local and foreign businessmen.

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Kim’s wife makes public debut as first lady

International Desk: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has given his young, stylish wife the title of "First Lady" in what analysts say is a major boost to her status ahead of back-to-back summits with South Korea and the United States.

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Three BNP leaders denied permission to meet Khaleda Zia

Staff Correspondent: Three top leaders of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) have been denied permission to meet their party chief Khaleda Zia in Dhaka's old central jail.

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