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[Watch] Top 10 Bangla songs of 2016

Watch the top ten Bangla songs on YouTube coming out of the Bangla music industry this passing year; all in one place!

A Year of Shocks and Expectations

Last year has been one of continuous shocks as well as pleasant surprises both on the international and home fronts.

2015 in Perspective

Regrettably, 2015 started on the same pitch as did 2014 - with hartal and blockades by the Jamaat-BNP alliance and with the leader...

The Road to 2030: Development Challenges in Bangladesh

LAUNCHED in 1967,“Operation Smallpox Zero” was a unified, global effort to accelerate the eradication of smallpox within a decade.

ACHIEVEMENTS OF THE YEAR

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina received the highest environmental accolade of the UN – Champions of the Earth – in recognition of Bangladesh's far-reaching initiatives to address climate change (September 27, 2015).

When rights go wrong

NOT only was 2015 filled with moments of national pride and joy but also moments of national tragedy and shame. Bangladesh was faced with some of the worst instances of violence against women, children and minorities in 2015.

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When dreams turned into reality

You needed something special to defeat the likes of India and South Africa, and that, for Bangladesh, came in the form of Mustafizur Rahman -- a freak of a bowler, who absolutely changed the entire balance of the Bangladesh team.

January 1, 2016
January 1, 2016

The Road to 2030: Development Challenges in Bangladesh

LAUNCHED in 1967,“Operation Smallpox Zero” was a unified, global effort to accelerate the eradication of smallpox within a decade.

January 1, 2016
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India's investment anemia

It has been 18 months since Narendra Modi became India's prime minister, following his Bharatiya Janata Party's historic general-

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January 1, 2016

Major World Events in 2015

This year Europe suffered the worst terrorist attacks in 11 years with Paris being hit two times.

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Good, but can be better

The economy, moreover, is on a strong footing with the gross domestic product growing above 6 percent. Inflation has fallen to its lowest level in 10 months in November. It averaged at a stable 6.21 percent throughout the year.

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A VIBRANT SCENE

Cultural events around the year 2015. Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan performs at the Sufi Music Festival...

January 1, 2016
January 1, 2016

The great malaise continues

Former US Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke once said that the world is suffering from a “savings glut.”

January 1, 2016
January 1, 2016

Towards a liveable Dhaka

Encroachment and pollution of its water channels, rivers, wetlands, retention areas, beels and jheels.

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THE YEAR IN REVIEW

ECONOMY - THE YEAR IN REVIEW