Daily Archives: November 14, 2017


Ecnec approves Tk 1,699 cr Sheikh Hasina Cantonment Project

Ecnec approves Tk 1,699 cr Sheikh Hasina Cantonment Project

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) on Tuesday approved the ‘Establishment of Sheikh Hasina Cantonment, Barisal’ project to be set up at Lebukhali along the Payra River involving an estimated cost of Tk 1,699 crore. The approval came from the regular weekly Ecnec meeting held at the NEC conference room here with


Here’s What Suzette Quintanilla’s Has to Say About Kim Kardashian & Demi Lovato’s Selena Costumes

Entertainment Desk This Halloween, various stars paid tribute to Selena Quintanilla by transforming themselves by sporting the late singer’s signature look and iconic outfits. Celebrities like Kim Kardashian, America Ferrera, and Demi Lovato left us in awe of their costumes, and it seems that they had the same effect on Suzette Quintanilla. “She looked beautiful.


‘World’s oldest wine’ found in 8,000-year-old jars in Georgia

International Desk Scientists say 8,000-year-old pottery fragments have revealed the earliest evidence of grape wine-making. The earthenware jars containing residual wine compounds were found in two sites south of the Georgian capital, Tbilisi, researchers said. Some of the jars bore images of grape clusters and a man dancing. Previously, the earliest evidence of wine-making was


Prosun Azad ready to return

Culture Desk Popular TV actor and model Prosun Azad is ready to return to acting after completing one-year ban enacted by the Director’s Guild. The actor will be seen in the new episodes of an ongoing TV serial titled ‘Jokhon Kokhono’ where her character’s name is Beauty, a model coordinator. She has already completed a


Enhance connectivity for economic prosperity: Atiur

Business Desk Former governor of Bangladesh Bank Dr Atiur Rahman observed that political tension is the main obstacles to enhance connectivity within the region and sub-regions. He said importance of Asia as a hub of global economic growth has been increasing at an unprecedented pace over the last decade. Therefore, economic cooperation and connectivity within