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MoS for M/o Food Processing Industries, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel inaugurates National Millet Conference on “The Future Super Food for India”

Shri Prahlad Singh Patel inaugurates the National Millet Conference 0 0 Reading time:2 minutes, 35 seconds MoS for M/o Food Processing Industries, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel inaugurates National Millet Conference on “The Future Super Food for India” Coarse grain production in the country has increased Coarse grains are also considered a storehouse […]

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Evolving with travel: GoZayaan sets precedent for digital tourism

The term “digital tourism” refers to how travel can be organized, managed and even enjoyed using digital resources. Although a relatively new term in Bangladesh, digital tourism has slowly taken over the world’s $4 trillion tourism industry. As we have gradually moved from landlines to smartphones and information technology has become a compulsory class in […]

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Big banks improve their overdraft policies and reduce fees

The 25 largest US banks by number of branches have made substantial changes to their overdraft policies in the past 12 months, which could save consumers more than $4 billion a year. These reforms at the biggest banks are expected to have outsized benefits for black and Hispanic customers, as they are more likely to […]

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Tighten the belts, increase the stock of food

June 20, 2022, 11:20 p.m. Last modification: June 21, 2022, 10:59 a.m. Economist Zahid Hussain. Illustration: TBS “> Economist Zahid Hussain. Illustration: TBS Global geopolitical uncertainty is not just going to go away anytime soon, rather stringent austerity measures taken by developed countries will make the situation worse. In the face of an impending global […]

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5 things to know for June 20: Travel chaos, Covid-19, Ukraine, January 6, Colombia

Here’s what you need to know to Level up and get on with your day. (You can receive “5 Things You Need to Know Today” daily in your inbox. Sign up here.) 1. The chaos of travel A combination of harsh weather conditions, staff shortages and infrastructure problems is forcing major airlines to struggle to […]

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Bangladesh records highest general food inflation in 8 years in May

In May 2014, the general and food inflation rates were 7.48% and 9.09% respectively. The general inflation rate was 4.87% in May last year. Bangladeshis living in the countryside had to endure the most intense heat of inflation in May, as general inflation in rural areas rose to 7.94% and food inflation to 8.84%, according […]

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China’s population is on the verge of shrinking, here’s what it means for the world

The largest nation in the world is about to shrink. However, after four extraordinary decades in which the Chinese population increased from 660 million to 1.4 billion, its population is in the process of falling this year, for the first time since the great famine from 1959-1961. According to the latest figures from China National […]

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Flight cancellations create a bad day of travel across the United States | app

Airlines canceled more than 1,500 flights in the United States on Thursday, one of the worst days yet for travel as the peak summer holiday season heats up. At New York’s LaGuardia Airport, more than a third of all flights were canceled and more than a quarter of flights were abandoned at nearby Newark Liberty […]

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The fiery and inventive rice from Bangladesh

Dr Latiful Bari, a food safety and hygiene specialist at the University of Dhaka, says love for the snack is deeply embedded in the country’s collective identity: “Ask someone what he would like to have with his evening cup of tea, and if the answer is jhal muri, understand that they are bengali nationals.” The […]

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New survey reveals lessons for selling services — and succeeding — to an increasingly multicultural America

Spending on symbols of success is universal, but the definition of success varies in an increasingly multicultural America. Tweet that Access the latest research in The Conference Board Multicultural Consumer Survey series. To understand How ethnic identity is reflected in service purchases, the project surveyed 2,000 multicultural U.S. households to uncover their consumer attitudes, preferences […]

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New plea before the Supreme Court to control the population explosion

New Delhi: A new PIL has been filed with the Supreme Court asking the Center to develop effective rules, regulations and guidelines to control the population explosion. The plea filed by Devkinandan Thakur, a resident of Mathura, called on the central government to determine the feasibility of enacting a strict population control law to guarantee […]

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Click Frenzy™ Travel Advance Sales Drop: 10% Off Qatar Airways and Air New Zealand

The main event begins at 7 p.m., but Qatar and Air New Zealand are already off to a strong start. The annual Click Frenzy™ Travel sales event is just hours away, but we’re already seeing the deals drop. Those to beat? Air New Zealand and Qatar Airways. Both airlines are offering up to 10% off […]

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Farm-fresh dairy and breakfast tech start-up Happy Nature raises INR 6 CR funding

Farm-fresh dairy and breakfast tech start-up Happy Nature raises INR 6 CR funding; focus on branding, marketing and customer experience 0 0 Reading time:1 minute, 46 seconds 13e June 2022, New Delhi: Happy Nature, a tech-based direct-to-home delivery startup in the fresh and healthy breakfast dairy category, recently closed a pre-Series A […]

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JD(U) reacts to BJP ally’s plea to ‘incite population control’, says only education and awareness will help

Days after Bihar BJP Chairman Dr Sanjay Jaiswal called on Nitish Kumar’s government to start giving incentives to encourage population control, the Janata Dal (United) on Tuesday offered a point-in-time rebuttal of the claims of the ally and added that education and awareness, not incentives, will help. curb the population. JD(U)MLC and party spokesman Neeraj […]

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Food aid… for Sri Lanka! – The Island

By Judge Chandradasa Nanayakkara “Triple Gem” in Buddhism means three things: the Buddha (fully enlightened), the Dharma (teachings of Buddha), and the Sangha (the community). They are also known as the “Three Refuges” and the “Three Jewels”. In Sanskrit it is known as triratana. Before a person is initiated into Buddhism, he must seek refuge […]

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The key to reducing child poverty? Child tax credits distributed monthly

With last month’s extraordinary inflation rate 8.3% pushing Americans down, rapidly rising costs associated with food, fuel, housing and child care are putting countless families at financial risk. Knowing that the nation would face continued economic pressure from the pandemic, the US government adopted and implemented an ambitious policy agenda last year, which included the […]

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3 things to watch in the stock market this week

It was another tough time for investors last week as both the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI) and the S&P500 (SNP INDEX: ^GSPC) lose 5%. Most of the decline came after news broke that inflation was still near a 40-year high, suggesting further aggressive interest rate hikes from the Federal Reserve. However, many individual […]

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UAE sets vision for space travel to be shared with the world

The UAE presented its vision for space travel to share with the world after leading its first session of a long-running United Nations gathering. The Emirates were recently selected to lead the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, with Omran Sharaf, the Emirati engineer who guided its successful Mars mission, as […]

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Annual report 2021 | United Nations Population Fund

In 2021, UNFPA continued to respond to the needs of women and girls with speed and resourcefulness, despite the continuing challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite severe disruptions to family planning supply chains and services, overstretched health systems, and a rising tide of gender-based violence, the organization recorded its best performance in achieving the key […]

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Segmented by deployment; By organization size; & Region – Global Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis 2019-2020 and Forecast to 2030

ReportLinker The Global Mortgage and Lending Software Market will exceed USD 24.6 Billion by 2030 from USD 12.1 Billion in 2020 at a CAGR of 13.24% in the coming years, i.e. say 2021-30. Product presentation New York, June 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Mortgage & Loans Software Market: […]

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No food outcry in the country: Razzaque

Agriculture Minister Dr M Abdur Razzaque said on Friday there was no outcry over food in the country as it is now self-sufficient in food grain production. “Due to the Russian-Ukrainian war, the supply of wheat has decreased in these countries. Thus, the price of wheat in Bangladesh has increased as elsewhere in the world. […]

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The war in Ukraine has caused a fuel, food and fertilizer crisis (EAM Jaishankar)

The Russian-Ukrainian war has caused a fuel, food and fertilizer crisis that will lead to famine situations and have a very significant inflationary impact, Foreign Minister S Jaishankar said on Thursday. “The implications of the situation in Ukraine … manifest themselves in what we call a crisis of the three Fs […]

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The World Bank predicts that global growth will fall to 2.9% in 2022

Outlook: Today is as slow a day of data as possible – weekly MBA mortgage applications, final April wholesaler inventories and Department of Energy oil inventories. Watch for fabricated outrages. The Atlanta Fed’s GDPNow was a disappointing 0.9% for the second quarter, down from 1.3% on June 1, again due to deteriorating consumer spending and […]

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The government will bring together food producers and traders under one roof: Minister of Food

The government has been scrambling to bring food producers and traders together under one roof as they are now regulated by 18 agencies which are causing complications and harassment, Food Minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder said. “There are differences of opinion between Agriculture, Commerce, Industries and the Ministry of Food on issues related to food trade. […]

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GoZayaan aims to make travel more accessible

GoZayaan, the online travel technology platform, has been making headlines since the beginning of this year. In an uphill battle to digitize the country’s tourism scene, the company has achieved substantial success in just 4 years. Only 5% of the Bangladeshi tourism industry operates in the digital space. By working with this small demographic, the […]

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WFP signs agreement with BD to build resilience for Rohingya in Cox’s Bazar

TBS Report 06 June 2022, 16:00 Last modification: 06 June 2022, 16:06 Photo: courtesy “> Photo: courtesy The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) and the Government of Bangladesh’s Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief (MoDMR) have signed an agreement to continue their support for the Rohingya population of Cox’s Bazar. With funding from the […]

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I am looking to use Buy Now Pay Later, will this affect my mortgage application?

I’m considering using Buy Now Pay Later, but what exactly is it and will it affect my mortgage application when I buy a house later this year? QR Lenders need to make responsible decisions about whether borrowers can really afford a mortgage MailOnline property expert Myra Butterworth said: Borrowers who are financially overstretched can be […]

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World Bank to grant Rohingyas in Bangladesh 255 Tk in food aid: Minister of State

The World Bank will provide a grant of Tk 255 crore for food aid to the Rohingya community forcibly displaced from Myanmar staying in Teknaf and Ukhiya in Cox’s Bazar, the State Minister for Disaster Management and Relief said on Sunday. , Md Enamur Rahman. The Minister of State told reporters after the signing ceremony […]

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Ministry of Tourism launches a national strategy for sustainable tourism | Travel

The Ministry of Tourism, in partnership with the United Environment Program (UNEP) and the Responsible Tourism Society of India (RTSOI), organized a national summit on the development of sustainable and responsible tourism destinations in New Delhi on Saturday. On this occasion, the Ministry of Tourism launched the national strategy for sustainable tourism and the responsible […]

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As caste census approved, Bihar BJP mantri demands law to reduce population | India News

PATNA: A day after the Bihar cabinet approved the economic and caste-based population census, the BJP state on Friday raised its pet demand for a population control policy and accompanying law to the state. A few BJP state leaders also advised the government to make the exercise foolproof and error-free. A BJP quota minister in […]

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Government taking steps to make hajj trip hassle-free, says PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said his government had passed the Hajj and Umrah Management Act, 2021 to ensure the smooth conduct of the hajj by Bangladeshi worshipers. “We have taken appropriate measures so that hajj pilgrims can travel and perform hajj without being harassed,” she said. She said the action was taken as a result […]

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Three Students Travel Abroad and Access Academic Opportunities as Fulbright Scholars | UTSA today | UTSA

Askarirad majored in psychology and minored in global affairs at the College of Liberal and Fine Arts and is also a graduate of Honors College and the Terry Scholar Program. She will participate in the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant program. She took English as a second language lessons at the age of six, after her […]

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Chili Dogs, working from Brooklyn, PLG and Crown Heights Assembly Race, food, rooftop movies, and more.

Brooklynites don’t want to travel to the city, which is why more and more employers are opening offices in Brooklyn. A Park Slope church is searching for the stolen tabernacle, a Flatbush church is to be revamped to bring coworking spaces to the neighborhood, Park Slope could get two new 16-story towers, the Coney Island […]

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Global food security: US aid coordination can be improved

What the GAO found The agencies responsible for implementing the US government’s Global Food Security Strategy (GFSS)—collectively known as the GFSS Interagency—have established mechanisms to coordinate assistance at the global and national levels. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is leading the coordination of these agencies’ efforts to implement the strategy. At the […]

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“Internet population grows by 108.39% in Nigeria”

Nigeria’s non-oil export products must be boosted, to make them globally competitive, the Nigeria Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has pledged.NEPC Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Ezra Yakusak, who revealed this over the weekend during the commissioning of the Lelook Bags Academy in Abuja, said Nigeria has a large population of young, energetic, resourceful, skilful and ready […]

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China’s population will decline for the first time in 60 years. What this means for the world

Xiujian Peng is a senior researcher at Victoria University EXPLANATION : The largest nation in the world is about to shrink. China represents more than a sixth of the world’s population. Yet after four extraordinary decades in which China’s population swelled from 660 million to 1.4 billion, its population is set to decline this year, […]

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Fintechs increase exposure to gig economy workers as inflation increases demand for loans

Fintechs and payday lenders are aggressively lending to gig economy workers even as banks and large non-bank financial corporations (NBFCs) become more conservative in the space. Fintech lenders saw demand for food and grocery delivery managers with various app-based platforms jump up to 40% in Q4FY22, industry executives said. Higher demand, in turn, is fueled […]

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Hemp food sold online in Dhaka, 3 arrests

Hemp is used in making different food products including cakes, chocolates, chocolate bars, juices, milkshakes and delivered through online platforms in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. Police arrested three youths with hemp-based food products during a raid in the capital’s Gulshan and Uttara on Sunday evening. Those arrested are Zubair Hossain, Anubhab Khan Ribu and […]

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Bangladesh Minister in favor of visa-free travel for students from BBIN countries

Shamsul Alam, Bangladesh’s Minister of State for Planning, said he was in favor of visa-free travel for students from the countries of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal (BBIN), as the country neighbor is striving to be free from illiteracy by 2041. During the farewell session of the two-day conclave “Natural Allies in Development and Interdependence” […]

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Traders accuse council bosses of ‘cheating’ City over £1 market deal

Liverpool Council have been accused of ‘misleading the city’ over a deal in which they claimed to have taken control of the city’s markets for £1. In 2016 the council bought Geraud Markets Liverpool Ltd, the company that ran the city’s markets. At the time, the board said it only paid £1 for the company […]

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Baby food prices are rising

Baby food prices continue to rise as households struggle to meet increased daily expenses, particularly due to rising prices of essential foodstuffs. Retailers in the capital’s Karwanbazar and Hatirpool markets told New Age that baby food prices had risen by more than 20% in total in four phases over the past two years following the […]

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Coronavirus Morning News Brief – May 27: Holiday weekend, Americans travel despite resurgence in cases, Japan will reopen to tourists, somehow

Lobby of the Fairmont Copley Plaza in Boston, Mass. Hello. This is the report by Jonathan Spira. Now here is the pandemic news from around the world on the 778th day of the pandemic. Despite a dramatic rise in new coronavirus cases and major storms predicted for parts of the country, millions of Americans are […]

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Meet a CEO: Marcus Lasarow of CashD

We caught up with Marcus Lasarow, Founder and CEO of FinTech startup CashD, a company that helps Australian businesses reduce employee turnover through innovative payroll solutions. We talked about the disconnect between payroll and workforce management, B2B solutions, and the importance of retaining long-term employees. Marcus, you have 20 years of experience in IT, retail […]

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Serbia wants to invest in food storage industry in Bangladesh

The European country Serbia has shown interest in investing in Bangladesh’s food storage industry. Visiting Serbian Foreign Minister Nikola Selakovic expressed deep interest in a courtesy visit to the Senior Vice President of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI), Mostofa Azad Chowdhury Babu, on Thursday morning at a hotel in the […]

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Heathrow and Gatwick: Latest Covid and Foreign Office travel rules for India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal

Families have been reunited and bucket list destinations have been visited now that Covid travel rules have all but been scrapped. But although England has now dropped all coronavirus restrictions on international travel, flying abroad can still be complex – depending on where you are going. While Covid cases in the UK appear to have […]

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How to spot predatory lenders

Loan sharks are illegal moneylenders, often part of organized crime, who threaten and use violence to recover their money from borrowers. Although loan sharks are less prevalent with a drop in organized crime, vulnerable people are still victims of predatory lending. If borrowing money from loved ones isn’t an option, you can consider secured credit […]

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Population and housing census from June 15 to 21 this year

The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) will conduct the Sixth Population and Housing Census from June 15-21 this year. The first-ever digital census, which is typically conducted once a decade, provides comprehensive data on the overall population, its composition, labor force, density, housing and other socio-economic indicators critical to the formulation of economic and other […]

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Localized food systems are essential for economic inclusion and the…

On a sunny and unusually windy winter day in early May, I had the privilege of taking a “learning trip” to Worcester, the largest town in the Breede Valley Municipality (BVM) in the vineyards of the Western Cape. A two-day learning journey that aims to explore Worcester’s food system and imagine, through the co-production of […]

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6 NSU administrators face travel ban due to Tk303cr transplant charge

A court in Dhaka has imposed travel restrictions on six administrators of North-South University (NSU) in a case filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) for misappropriation of Tk 303.82 crore. They are Azim Uddin Ahmed, Chairman of the Board, Amin Mohammad Hilali, Managing Director of Ashaloy Housing and Developers Limited and four board members MA […]

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Coralie Chun Matayoshi Explains the Effects of Sea Level Rise on Hawaii Homes

Honolulu (KHON2) – Coralie Chun Matayoshi explains the effects of sea level rise on the local real estate sector in KHON2’s latest podcast episode titled “What’s The Law”. According to scientists at the University of Hawaii, Oahu could lose 40% of its beaches over the next 20 years, due to sea level rise accelerated by […]

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Bangladesh stands ready to share its good practices in agriculture and food security with countries in comparable situations – BD Minister Shahriar Alam at the Security Council

TPT office in Dhaka: “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina joined the Global Champions Group on Global Crisis Response set up by the Secretary-General. We are ready to share our good practices in the fields of agriculture and food security with countries in comparable situations,” said Bangladeshi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Shahriar Alam MP, Thursday […]

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Russia declares travel ban for 963 Americans, including Biden and Blinken

Honestly: WEF sends strong message by not inviting Russia to Davos, says Forum’s Borge Brende DAVOS, Switzerland: The president of the World Economic Forum says the Geneva-based organization is sending a strong signal to Moscow by not inviting Russian officials and companies to this year’s Davos summit while calling on the Ukrainian leader to address […]

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Financial literacy courses could become a requirement in Montana schools next year | Montana News

When Butte resident Mike Paffhausen graduated from Carroll College in 2009, he received a thin, purple school book that he says changed his life. It was called “Life After Graduation: Your Guide to Success”. Paffhausen then made a to-do list on a few blank pages at the back of the book, filled with items the […]

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Food minister urges people to be frugal

On Friday, Food Minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder urged people to be thrifty amid rising commodity prices and the current market situation. “If the price of imported goods increases anywhere in the world, prices will also increase in our country. We have nothing to do here. We must be frugal, we must be frugal, and we […]

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Air travel will become more expensive as jet fuel prices rise again

Kerosene prices rose again in Bangladesh to Tk 106 after the Padma Oil Company, a subsidiary of Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC), hiked it by Tk 6 per litre. Therefore, air travel will inevitably cost more, as fuel accounts for around 40% of an airline’s total operating cost. Industry insiders have warned that the decision will […]

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Governor Pritzker Signs Illinois Banking Development Districts Act

CHICAGO – Governor Pritzker signed HB 5194, the Illinois Banking Development Districts Act, goes into effect Friday. Sponsored by State Sen. Doris Turner (D-Springfield) and State Rep. La Shawn Ford (D-Chicago), the legislation creates a new incentive program for establishing bank branches in underserved communities. The program uses public-linked deposits and Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) […]

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How home chefs are disrupting the food industry in Mumbai

Home deliveries and takeaways have become so popular that several shows on OTT platforms have the home chef as their central character. Our busy lives are enveloped in the aroma of home-cooked meals delivered from someone’s kitchen, meal subscription plans, and cloud kitchens. People have turned away from the traditional restaurant route to forge their […]

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US virus cases rise, China travel easier

Coronavirus cases in the Americas rose 27.2% in a week, mostly due to a spike in infections in the United States, according to the Pan American Health Organization, while China scrapped some requirements COVID-19 test for people coming from abroad. PAHO said more than half of a total of 918,000 infections came from North America, […]

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5 international travel destinations to visit in summer 2022

Mon, May 16, 2022 5:19 PM Last updated on: Mon, May 16, 2022 7:54 PM 5 international destinations to visit this summer to escape from your hectic daily life. “> 5 international destinations to visit this summer to escape from your hectic daily life. MALDIVES It’s easier to imagine paradise when you’re amid the endless […]

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How blockchain is fueling the global food sustainability system

The United Nations estimated in 2021 that nearly one billion people worldwide, more than 12% of the world’s population, were at immediate risk of hunger, with the COVID-19 pandemic, increased desertification agricultural regions, inflation, military conflict and global supply shortages combine to push more of the world’s poor into hunger. Furthermore, food security – access […]

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The sad state of food safety and regulation

THE presence of microplastics in packaged and unpackaged sugar sold in the local market is of great concern. A research article, published in the journal titled Science of the Total Environment on May 10, 2022, indicates that approximately 343.7 black, pink, blue and brown microplastic particles are on average present in one kilogram of sugar, […]

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Holiday travel is deadlier this year

Road crashes have killed 376 people this Eid holiday season, continuing a deadly trend that has claimed more than a thousand lives since 2019. A further 1,500 people were injured in road accidents in the fourteen days before and after Eid this year. Accidents can be attributed to poor driving or reckless driving skills, as […]

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‘I lied to everyone I met’: how gambling addiction took hold of women in the UK

IIt was Christmas Day in 2018 that things took a turn for Bev. By his own admission, it had been “a beautiful day”. “Everything was screwed up,” she said. “There was no reason why I should have played, but in my head – in a player’s head – it was Christmas Day, so you couldn’t […]

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U.S.-Bangladesh Business Council wants better bilateral economic ties

The US Chamber of Commerce’s US-Bangladesh Business Council recently led an executive delegation to Dhaka to discuss strengthening the two countries’ economic ties with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and senior Bangladeshi government officials. The executive delegation, which was on a four-day visit May 8-11, was led by Chairman of the Board Jay R Pryor, who […]

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Yemen’s aid shortfall forces the World Food Program to make tough choices

Foreign aid is vital to help those in need in Yemen, but an infusion of cash alone will not solve the social and economic problems plaguing the country, the World Food Program representative said. In an exclusive interview with The National At the start of a Gulf tour to meet with major donors, Richard Ragan […]

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CA commits to Sri Lanka despite DFAT travel warning

Cricket Australia (CA) insists it remains committed to visiting Sri Lanka next month despite political unrest prompting the Australian government to suggest citizens ‘reconsider’ their need to travel to the island. With three weeks to go before the men’s national team is scheduled to arrive in Colombo for a three-format tour, the Department of Foreign […]

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Cash advance: what is it and should you get one?

petekarici/Getty Images Difficult financial situations happen from time to time for most people. When this happens, it’s not always obvious where to turn for help. In these situations, however, a cash advance can be an attractive option because it is faster and easier to obtain than other options. Depending on the severity of the circumstances, […]

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AMBASSADOR HAAS’ REMARKS TO THE USA-BANGLADESH BUSINESS FORUM

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 AMBASSADOR HAAS’ REMARKS TO THE USA-BANGLADESH BUSINESS FORUM As the United States and Bangladesh celebrate 50 years of diplomatic relations, I am excited for the future. And as I’ve said before, the United States stands ready to move as fast as Bangladesh to deepen and broaden our bilateral relationship. This evening, […]

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Capital Fast Food staff arrested for causing new market dispute: DMP

Md Kawsar and Md Babu Hossain arrested in connection with new market clashes TBS Report May 10, 2022, 6:30 PM Last modification: May 10, 2022, 6:41 PM Photo: Lion of Asadulla/ TBS “> Photo: Lion of Asadulla/ TBS Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has arrested two Capital Fast Food employees who allegedly initiated the clash between […]

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Dubai: Flydubai introduces new reclining business class seat at Arabian Travel Market – News

The latest feature will be phased in as part of an ongoing product development investment program Photo: Supplied Published: Tue, May 10, 2022, 5:19 PM Last update: Tue, May 10, 2022, 5:21 PM Flydubai, the Dubai-based airline, is showcasing its new business class seating offering to the travel industry at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) […]

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cyclones will expose 200% more population to damage: study | Hyderabad News

HYDERABAD: As Cyclone Asani threatens the east coast, a study by the University of Bristol shows that future cyclones hitting the Bay of Bengal will expose 200% more people to cyclone damage and flooding. They will also be more devastating in nature. Andhra Pradesh, with a coastline stretching about 1,000 km, is the most exposed […]

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Journalists ‘overdo it’, says nephew of railway minister’s wife amid row over ticketless travel

Imrul Kayes Pranto, nephew of Sujan’s wife, Shammi Akter Moni, and Pranto’s uncles, identified by unique names – Hasan and Omar – were at the center of a backlash on social media following the suspension of the TTE , Shafiqul Islam, was reported. The trio introduced themselves as the minister’s family, but Shafiqul was undeterred […]

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QuickQuid and Pounds to Pocket borrowers receive payment news

Borrowers who were wrongly sold loans they couldn’t afford by two companies that went bankrupt will get a little more back than they expected. Around 78,500 QuickQuid and Pounds to Pocket borrowers will be reimbursed some of the interest and fees charged to them at a rate of 53.5p for each pound due over the […]

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Saint-Louis seeks to increase its population with Afghan refugees

ST. LOUIS – Inamullah Niazai sits on the front porch of his red brick home in St. Louis and smiles at the bustle of activity around him – his mother and father chatting in the front yard, his two young daughters munching on chocolate ice cream bars. “Anything is possible here,” said 23-year-old Niazai. “We […]

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From fuel to food to rent: how inflation has impacted rising prices in the UAE – News

The largest rise in the UAE’s consumer price index (CPI) last year was in the transportation component Published: Sat, May 7, 2022, 12:05 PM On Wednesday, the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates (CBUAE) announced that it would raise its base rate by 50 basis points to 2.25%. This came into effect in sync […]

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Sustainable travel is firmly in the minds of travelers – News

Speaking ahead of the 2022 Arabian Travel Market, Andrew Spearman, Managing Director of Six Senses Zighy Bay, highlighted how a growing number of guests are booking resorts that have green initiatives in place as part of their commitment to sustainable trips. Published: Fri, May 6, 2022, 6:09 PM For resorts, looking at sustainability from the […]

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World population density by latitude

Map Explained: Key Facts About Ukraine The modern state of Ukraine was formed nearly 30 years ago after the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. Since then, the country has often made headlines due to political instability and the imminent threat of a Russian invasion. In the graphic map above, we look at Ukraine […]

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WFP in talks with India over wheat supply amid global food security concerns due to war in Ukraine : The Tribune India

PTI United Nations, May 5 The United Nations’ World Food Program (WFP) said it was in talks with India over buying wheat as the countries face food security concerns amid the war in Ukraine. “We are in talks with India on the supply of wheat. So this is something that is ongoing,” World […]

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Smart Cities World – Traveling on the road

WhereIsMyTransport, a specialist in mobility and location data and technologies for emerging markets, has reached a major milestone by mapping 50 cities in Africa, Latin America, South Eastern Europe and Asia. It claims to be the first company to offer high-quality mobility and location data in all these markets. Cities include Dhaka in Bangladesh, Bandung […]

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Dangote Cement sells N116 billion series 2 bond to implement its export strategy

By Aduragbemi Omiyale The Chairman of Kano Dairy and Livestock Husbandry Cooperative Union (KADALCU), Mr. Usman Abdullahi Usman revealed that the state has the capacity to produce around 30,000 liters of milk per day. During a recent interview, he further stated that Kano’s dairy industry contributes nearly 24% of the total locally produced milk nationwide. […]

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Taste flavors that wow the world at the Dubai Food Festival – News

Nearly 12,000 restaurants and cafes are taking part in the event which will run until May 15 Published: Wed, May 4, 2022, 12:38 AM Last update: Wed, May 4, 2022, 12:39 AM This year, the Dubai Food Festival celebrates the emirate as the culinary capital of the world. Showcasing the city’s most exciting gastronomic offerings […]

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Heathrow and Gatwick: Latest Covid travel rules for India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

Summer is finally approaching and Londoners can’t wait to book for their next holiday abroad. Although we seem to be out of the woods when it comes to Covid-19, a number of countries still have strict rules in place that we all must follow before boarding a plane. Since mid-February, restrictions for people arriving in […]

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Charles Franklin, Kirsten Johnson, Mary Triggiano, Melody Harvey

Horse racing polls in Wisconsin months away from the Aug. 9 primary election show few surprises — but perhaps incongruously — voter enthusiasm in 2022 is highest among those least confident about in the 2020 election, according to April responses to the Marquette University Law School survey. COVID-19 cases have tripled in the past month […]

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United Arab Emirates: Food delivery platform shuts down for labor issues – News

Riders’ social media posts suggest hundreds are unhappy with alleged pay cuts Case By Nasreen Abdulla Published: Sun 1 May 2022, 22:13 Last update: Sun, May 1, 2022, 11:06 PM Several residents, including restaurateurs, took to social media to express their anger at the ‘delays’ as delivery giant Deliveroo faced work-related issues. The restaurant’s co-owner, […]

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Top 5 Travel Destinations to Visit During an Eid Monsoon in Bangladesh

This year, we can once again celebrate Eid with pomp and grandeur in full spirit as the deadly grip of the pandemic on our lives is finally unraveled. With the festive spirit omnipresent in the atmosphere, we can’t help but plan our Eid holidays as much as possible this time around! If you’re in the […]

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COVID woes prompt more states to require financial literacy courses | Education

Studies have long shown that high school students are woefully misinformed about personal finances and how to manage them. But the COVID-19 pandemic, which has revealed how many American adults are living on the financial edge, has spurred ongoing efforts to make financial literacy classes a school requirement. Seven states now require a stand-alone financial […]

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Final evaluation of the project: Improving WASH services for the Myanmar refugee population in Camps 15 (Jamtoli) and 16 (Potibonia), Ukhiya Upazila, Cox’s Bazar – Bangladesh

ABSTRACT Applying both quantitative and qualitative tools and approaches, the final assessment was conducted in February 2022. It covers 415 respondent households from Camps 15 and 16 – data collection done with tablets in KoBo. The samples were drawn systematically. First, the sample size was determined according to the most common statistical formula.The objectives of […]

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Ramadan lessons give Hyde food for thought – Quest Media Network

The community gathered in Hyde, thanks to members of the Bangladeshi community, to learn more about the meaning and reasons for Ramadan. Former Imam, Kamal Uddin, attended the event at the local POP community center, to explain how Muslims fast to feel what those who are hungry feel, by not eating during the day, throughout […]

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Making travel tech-savvy – News

Ralph Melis, co-founder of ExploreTECH, a digital marketplace for the hospitality and travel industry, on the new venture creating a technology space for optimal search for buyers and sellers Published: Fri 29 April 2022, 09:00 Many businesses in the hospitality and travel industry are missing out on innovative solutions that could greatly benefit their business, […]

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“Buy now, pay later” plans come with pricey catches

Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) plans are increasingly being offered as a convenient credit alternative that allows purchases to be made in installments, typically four payments over six weeks. The so-called “fintech” (financial technology) companies that offer these plans often advertise them as offering consumers interest-free payments without impacting credit scores. But consumer groups and […]

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Nearly 80% of the EU population is thought to have been infected with Covid

Hindustan time April 28, 2022, 09:40 Last modification: April 28, 2022, 09:53 A Covid-19 patient is taken to hospital in Europe. Photo: UNB “> A Covid-19 patient is taken to hospital in Europe. Photo: UNB It is estimated that nearly 80% of the European Union’s population has been infected with the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), the […]

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Two months after the start of the war, food insecurity continues to grow – World

By Mario LubetkinThis is an editorial by Mario Lubetkin, FAO Assistant Director-General ROME, Apr 27 2022 (IPS) – Two months after the start of the war, on February 24, the data on the substantial increase in the cost of food products, the rise in prices and shortages of fertilizers, the destruction of land and plantations […]

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Sustainable travel: Africa in the lead with the ban on single-use plastics

There is a collective effort around the world to phase out the use and production of single-use plastic. In 2002, Bangladesh was the first country to ban single-use thin plastic. Several countries have followed suit by imposing a partial or complete ban on the use of plastic or by levying a tax on each single-use […]

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The CFPB announces its intention to supervise more non-banking establishments; Ballard Spahr will host a webinar on May 11 on Director Chopra’s first six months in office

The CFPB announces that it plans to invoke its “dormant authority” to oversee non-banks engaged in conduct that poses a risk to consumers. Along with the announcement, the CFPB has issued a procedure regulation regarding the confidentiality of proceedings in which the CFPB invokes such authority. These steps by the CFPB are noteworthy for two […]

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BBS and Robi team up for the first digital population census

The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) has selected leading digital service provider Robi as the digital connectivity provider to conduct the country’s first-ever digital census. BBS will conduct the Sixth Population and Housing Census digitally from June 15-21. The Project Manager for the 2022 National Population and Housing Census, Md Dilder Hossain, and Robi Commercial […]

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BBS and Robi team up for a digital population census

The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) has chosen Robi as the digital connectivity provider to conduct the country’s first-ever digital population census. The BBS will conduct the sixth population and housing census digitally from June 15 to June 21, 2022, a press release said. To this end, Md Dilder Hossain, Project Manager for the 2022 […]

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Commission on Population and Development, 55th session

The theme of 55th session of the Commission on Population and Development is “Population and Sustainable Development, in particular Sustained and Inclusive Economic Growth”, which will provide an opportunity to explore human capital development, women’s economic empowerment, inequalities and investment in health and social protection systems – all important issues at UNFPA. The Commission is […]

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Single mum in £10,000 debt despite working her whole life as cost of living soars

A single mother has racked up £10,000 in debt due to the cost of living crisis affecting families across the UK. June Butterworth, 44, had to go from her job as a caregiver, a job she had had all her working life, to a housekeeper working reduced hours in a care home to look after […]

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Addressing food security and climate change through regenerative agriculture

Bangladesh must gradually shift to regenerative agriculture to limit the impacts of environmental and climate vulnerabilities to ensure food security for a growing population April 24, 2022, 10:45 a.m. Last modification: April 24, 2022, 10:47 a.m. Bangladesh’s growing population and shrinking available arable land will increasingly threaten food security. “> population and shrinking available arable […]

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Repairs to Dhaka-Ctg highway, roadside markets may cause travel issues during Eid

In addition, the prohibited three-wheelers, which still drive on the roads from time to time and are the cause of several accidents, pose additional problems. “Once a blockage forms, it is not easily resolved. The situation causes extreme suffering among the passengers. It often takes six to eight hours to cross a two-hour route,” said […]