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Alternative to MCQ in BCS exam recommended

Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Administration has recommended to find out the alternative merit-based method to ongoing MCQ method in BCS preliminary test.   The recommendation ...

30 more Bangladeshis return home from Iraq

Thirty more Bangladeshi nationals have returned home from war-torn Iraq under the initiative of the government. They have arrived home in the evening by an Air Arabia flight from Erbil airport in I ...

Carlos Dunga made new coach of Brazil

Brazilian football federation has appointed Carlos Dunga as the head coach of Brazilian national Football team. Official site of the Brazilian football federation has confirmed the appointment. ...

RAB gets new media director

Commander Mufti Mahmud, a navy officer, has been made the director of the Rapid Action Battalion's (RAB) Legal and Media Wing. The new director for media at RAB, previously served as commander ...

Evening brief

HC summons Cox’s Bazar DC The High Court has summoned the deputy commissioner of Cox’s Bazar to appear before it on September 9 over a contempt of court allegation. Child marriages o ...

Amit Chakma wins Malone Award

Bangladeshi Born Canadian Scientist Amit Chamka has won the prestigious Malone award, reported Western News. He is the First Canadian academic to win this coveted award for his significant contribu ...

Child marriages on decline, PM tells Summit

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said there has been a decline in the rate of child marriages in Bangladesh. The premier made the statement while delivering her speech at the high level session of ...

MH17 bodies leave Ukraine rebel area

A train carrying the remains of victims of the Malaysian airliner which crashed in Ukraine has left the rebel area. Meanwhile, the train has arrived in the city of Kharkhiv, outside rebel territory ...

Highways to be fixed by next Eid, assures Obaidul

Communication Minister Obaidul Quader has assured that the damaged highways will be repaired by the next Eid. The minister has made the statement while visiting the capital’s Farmgate area on ...

Israel mulls ban on Al Jazeera

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman has said the Israeli government is working to prevent Qatar-based television channel Al Jazeera from operating in the country. Lieberman said Israeli gove ...