The Daily Star (Bangladesh)
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Bangladesh government is planning to bring the entire Dhaka city under video surveillance under an ambitious project to ensure better safety and security as well as combat crimes.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Bangladesh had been certainly caught by surprise by the development in the eastern border on August 25. Influx of such magnitude was not anticipated, and the initial reaction of our administration was one of unsureness, hoping that “push back” would discourage the Rohingya influx. That was not to be and the mid-course correction was a judicious move.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Minhaj Chowdhury's achievement on a platform as prestigious as Forbes Under 30 Summit goes to show that the youth in Bangladesh have what it takes to tackle some of the most acute problems through innovative solutions.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - The World Bank yesterday struck a preliminary agreement with four national professional institutions to set up a center that will support cities and local agencies to improve the lives of citizens in Bangladesh.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Bangladesh's garment manufacturers yesterday demanded that the government ensure efficient functioning of the Chittagong port and airports and a stable power tariff for continued growth of apparel exports.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, a promoter of cashless economy, yesterday said cash leads to tax evasion, corruption and affects the poor.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - The international communality's solidarity must match Bangladesh's efforts in dealing with the Rohingya refugee crisis, said the chief of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Through this deal, India becomes a party to the civil nuclear programme in Bangladesh to be implemented by Russia.