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Last respect to Subir Nandi

Cultural Correspondent People from all walks of life paid their last respects to Ekushey Padak winning renowned singer Subir Nandi at Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Subir Nandi passed away at the age of 66 at a hospital in Singapore on early Tuesday. Subir’s body was brought back to Dhaka from Singapore on Wednesday morning […]

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WOLD PRES FREEDOM DAY

Journalists must be responsible with their freedom: Information Minister Special Correspondent The government of Bangladesh is working to ensure the freedom of mass media platforms in the country, Information Minister Hasan Mahmud has said. The minister remarked this at a event marking World Press Freedom Day, titled “State of Mass Media: Bangladesh Perspective,” at National […]

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IMPUNITY, WEAK TRIAL PROCESS BLAMED

70 children are raped each month in Bangladesh Special Correspondent Child rape has increased by 20% in Bangladesh with over 234 children raped in the first four months of the current year. On an average, 70 children were raped each month in Bangladesh, higher than ever recorded. According to the statistics, 1,006 children were subjected […]

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LankaBangla Securities Launches AI Chatbot in Collaboration with LEADS

LankaBangla Securities Ltd. (LBSL) on 23rd April, 2019 launched an Artificial Intelligence Chatbot LINDA (LankaBangla Interactive Direct Assistance) to serve the needs and requirements of its clients and investors thus becoming the first company in the Bangladeshi capital market industry to implement AI chatbot. The chatbot was developed by LEADS Corporation Limited (LEADS). The inauguration […]

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Syed Mozammel Huq’s 24th death anniv observed

The 24th death anniversary of Syed Mozammel Huq, former special correspondent of Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS), was observed on 23rd April last. In his long journalistic career, he worked for Time magazine and Oil and Gas journal of USA. As a recipient of the Neiman Fellowship, he participated in journalist programme at the Harvard University […]