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Dhaka’s no to further cut in customs charges

Bangladesh held back from agreeing to cut customs charges further for India's use of Chittagong and Mongla seaports as transhipment routes for transporting cargoes to its landlocked northeastern states, officials said.At the same time, no decision is taken regarding amendment of two agreements allowing Bangladeshi traders to use India's ports...

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Five-wkt defeat mars Shakib’s party

SHARJAH, Oct 24 (Agencies): Sri Lanka defeated Bangladesh by five wickets in a feisty T20 World Cup clash on Sunday, hammering home their status as surprise title contenders.Chasing an imposing target of 172, the 2014 champions saw Charith Asalanka (80 not out) and Bhanuka Rajapaksa (53) lead them to victory...

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Pakistan beat India to create history

Pakistan won by 10 wickets with 13 balls remaining in their high-voltage Twenty20 World Cup clash against India on Sunday in Dubai, report agencies.Pakistan made history in Dubai, beating India in a World Cup for the first time to move top of Group 2.Skipper Babar Azam and other opener Rizwan...

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Push for industrial modelling to harness blue economy

Bangladesh can overcome many of post-LDC graduation challenges by harnessing huge resources hidden in its bay-based blue economy, experts say and suggest urgent industrial modelling based on the riches.Experts and businesspeople eye huge jobs, foreign investments and exports in multifaceted industries that can be built using the marine resources in...

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HC resents non-submission of money launderers' info

The High Court on Sunday resented the respondents not submitting any report complying with its earlier order that sought the names of the Bangladeshi nationals who deposited money in the banks of Switzerland and what steps have been taken to bring back that money. The High Court bench of Justice...

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Nine more die of Covid, 275 new cases

Nine people died of Covid-19 while 275 more got infected with the virus during the last 24 hours until 8:0am on Sunday.With the latest daily counts, the total fatalities from coronavirus reached 27,823 and the total caseloads exceeded 1.567 million since the virus was detected first in the country in...

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People are scrambling to buy daily commodities

People are scrambling to buy daily commodities at cheaper prices from a TCB sales point in the Shahjahanpur area of the city on Sunday amid skyrocketing prices of essentials — FE photo by KAZ Sumon

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T20 World Cup Today's Matches (25-10-2021)

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Prayer Timings (25-10-2021)

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