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BNP Alliance decides to forge greater unity

Special Correspondent The BNP-led 20-party alliance on Monday decided to forge a greater unity with likeminded political parties for the ‘restoration’ of democracy in the country. Talking to reporters after a meeting of the alliance, 20-party coordinator and BNP standing committee member Nazrul Islam Khan also told reporters that they decided to take some action […]

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BSTI revokes license of seven companies from 52 substandard food product list

Staff Correspondent Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution or BSTI has cancelled licenses of seven food companies that featured on a list of 52 products identified as substandard. It has also suspended permission for production of 18 other brands, according to a media release issued on Wednesday. The seven companies that lost licenses are: Mineral water: […]

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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 […]