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Expert warns of diabetics’ vulnerability to vision loss

Rafiqul Islam, UNB Staff Writer 

Dhaka, Nov 22 (UNB) – Noting that seven to 10 percent of Bangladesh‘s population are currently suffering from diabetes, an international expert has warned that all diabetics are vulnerable toRead More...

MoU with BD this week to start Rohingya repatriation: Suu Kyi

Peace, stability in Rakhine not possible overnight, she says

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 21 (UNB) - Amid mounting international pressure, Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday said the planned MoU with Bangladesh this week willRead More...

EU hopeful of Rohingya repatriation deal between BD, Myanmar

AKM Moinuddin, UNB Staff Writer

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 20 (UNB) - European Union High Representative Federica Mogherini on Monday expressed her hope that Bangladesh and Myanmar would reach a decision to sign MoURead More...

Neighbours must have good ties, Myanmar to BD

It stresses having frequent meetings between two countries

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 18 (UNB) - Myanmar Union Minister for Information Dr Pe Myint on Saturday said Myanmar is willing to cooperate with Bangladesh in all aspects andRead More...

NBR speeds up ADR method to boost revenue collection

Fahad Ferdous, UNB Staff Writer

Dhaka, Nov 18 (UNB) – Following suspension of the implementation of the new VAT law, the National Board of Revenue (NBR) is now putting emphasis on disposing of long-pending cases throughRead More...

Study suggests making Dhaka rivers pollution free for safe water supply    

15 lakh cubic metres of sewerage dumped into rivers every day

Dhaka, Nov 18 (UNB) – It has become tougher to supply safe water to the residents of capital Dhaka after treating it by Wasa, especially in the dry season, dueRead More...

Myanmar on spotlight for its failure to address Rohingya issue

Dhaka wants greater pressure on Myanmar at ASEM FMs meet 

Dhaka, Nov 17 (UMB) - Ahead of ASEM Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Myanmar, Bangladesh wants to make the best use of high-level visits from a number countries, including China andRead More...

10 years after Sidr, Sarankhola residents still without durable embankment

Bisnu Proshad Chakrabortty, Bagerhat UNB Correspondent

Bagerhat, November 14 (UNB) – Ten years after Cyclone Sidr, administrative lethargy has resuled in less than a quarter of the construction of a durable embankment near the Baleshwar RiverRead More...

2 Maisha Group power plants fail to come into operation in 5 yrs

Sadrul Hasan, UNB Staff Writer

Dhaka, Nov 14 (UNB) – Although five years have elapsed since the signing of contracts with state-owned Power Development Board (PDB), Maisha Group is yet to bring two power plants intoRead More...

10 years on, Sidr havoc still haunts locals 

Bagerhat, Nov 13 (UNB) – Ten years after the devastating Cyclone Sidr, those who lost their loved ones are still wiping tears for the ones they lost.

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Neighbours must have good ties, Myanmar to BD

It stresses having frequent meetings between two countries

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 18 (UNB) - Myanmar Union Minister for Information Dr Pe Myint on Saturday said Myanmar is willing to cooperate with Bangladesh in all aspects and ...

MoU with BD this week to start Rohingya repatriation: Suu Kyi

Peace, stability in Rakhine not possible overnight, she says

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 21 (UNB) - Amid mounting international pressure, Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday said the planned MoU with Bangladesh this week will ...

Study suggests making Dhaka rivers pollution free for safe water supply    

15 lakh cubic metres of sewerage dumped into rivers every day

Dhaka, Nov 18 (UNB) – It has become tougher to supply safe water to the residents of capital Dhaka after treating it by Wasa, especially in the dry season, due ...

EU hopeful of Rohingya repatriation deal between BD, Myanmar

AKM Moinuddin, UNB Staff Writer

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar), Nov 20 (UNB) - European Union High Representative Federica Mogherini on Monday expressed her hope that Bangladesh and Myanmar would reach a decision to sign MoU ...

Myanmar on spotlight for its failure to address Rohingya issue

Dhaka wants greater pressure on Myanmar at ASEM FMs meet 

Dhaka, Nov 17 (UMB) - Ahead of ASEM Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Myanmar, Bangladesh wants to make the best use of high-level visits from a number countries, including China and ...

NBR speeds up ADR method to boost revenue collection

Fahad Ferdous, UNB Staff Writer

Dhaka, Nov 18 (UNB) – Following suspension of the implementation of the new VAT law, the National Board of Revenue (NBR) is now putting emphasis on disposing of long-pending cases through ...

Expert warns of diabetics’ vulnerability to vision loss

Rafiqul Islam, UNB Staff Writer 

Dhaka, Nov 22 (UNB) – Noting that seven to 10 percent of Bangladesh‘s population are currently suffering from diabetes, an international expert has warned that all diabetics are vulnerable to ...