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Indigenous women face wage discrimination

Indigenous women are playing a pioneering role in agriculture in addition to their household chores in the Barind region but they are facing wages discrimination in Bogura and Rajshahi districts.Our Bogura Correspondent says: Indigenous women are playing a vital role in agriculture in addition to their household work.The indigenous women...

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Stone, limestone import through Sylhet border resumes today

SYLHET, Aug 04: Suspended since May 01 this year, the import of stones and lime stones through Bholaganj LC station from the Indian state of Meghalaya would begin tomorrow (Thursday), official sources informed.Import through the other stations in Sylhet region would also resume in a day or two.Every year, huge...

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Separate Covid unit for pregnant women in Barishal

BARISHAL, Aug 04 (UNB): Health authorities have decided to set up a separate unit for providing treatment to Covid-positive pregnant women, aiming to mitigate the huge pressure on the existing corona treatment facilities in Barishal.Divisional Health Director Dr Basudev Kumar Das said, "We will set up the unit at the...

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Jamalpur jute farmers happy with high yield

JAMALPUR, Aug 04 (BSS): Farmers in the district are happy as they are getting excellent yield of jute due to availability of agri-inputs. Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) office sources said due to favorable weather conditions and sowing of high yielding variety of jute seed, farmers harvested the crops without...

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