Registration for Hajj will initiate on February 8th

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The registration for Hajj under public and private management will get underway on Wednesday. According to the religious affairs ministry and the Hajj Agencies Association of Bangladesh, depositing money for the Hajj registration will also begin on that day and continue till February 23, 2023. Aspirant pilgrims must abide by a … Read more

Ganga Vilas, the world’s longest river cruise arrives in Mongla

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Ganga Vilas, the longest river cruise in the world, which will connect the Indian town of Varanasi with Diburgarh town in Assam with nearly half of the journey through Bangladesh territory, has reached Mongla Port in Bagerhat. On its arrival at the port yesterday, State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury … Read more

First convocation held at Canadian University of Bangladesh

News Desk : dhakamirror.com The first convocation of Canadian University of Bangladesh was held on Tuesday. President Md Abdul Hamid, also chancellor of the universities, was present as chief guest of the programme at Osmani Memorial Auditorium in the capital. Kailash Satyarthi, Nobel Peace Prize laureate and children’s rights activist was the convocation speaker on … Read more

Dhaka Commerce College gives its 31st annual awards

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Dhaka Commerce College organised the prize distribution ceremony of the 31st annual cultural and sports competition 2022 at the college auditorium on Monday. Bangladesh University of Business and Technology Trust chairman Md Shamsul Huda, also one of the founders, the first principal and member of the governing body of the college, … Read more

DITF concludes with export orders of around Tk 300 crore

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com The 27th Dhaka International Trade Fair-2023 ended on Tuesday with businesses receiving export orders worth about $30.38 million (about Tk 300 crore) while goods worth Tk 100 crore were sold in the month-long exhibition at the Bangabandhu Bangladesh-China Friendship Exhibition Centre at Purbachal in Dhaka. A total of 47 businesses received … Read more

Belal Ahmed now SIBL’s acting chairman

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com Social Islami Bank Ltd (SIBL) has appointed Belal Ahmed as the acting chairman of its board of directors after Md Mahbub Ul Alam resigned. Previously, he served the bank’s board as vice-chairman. Ahmed is the son-in-law of Mohammed Saiful Alam, the chairman of Chattogram-based S Alam Group. He represents Unitex Steel … Read more

Sixth Dhaka Art Summit gets underway on Friday

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The biggest exhibition platform for art and architecture in Bangladesh, Dhaka Art Summit (DAS)will start on Friday (February 3). The sixth DAS will have the Bengali theme of “Bonna” (flood) as its basis.

The event will feature over 160 local and international artists. Topics like climate change and gender relations will be a key focus in this year’s event—which will run between February 3 and 11.

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Hathurusingha appointed as Bangladesh cricket team head coach for second spell

Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com Chandika Hathurusighe has been appointed Bangladesh National Team Head Coach, confirmed Bangladesh Cricket Board through a press release on Tuesday. This will be the former Sri Lanka batsman’s second spell with the Bangladesh team which he had previously coached from 2014 to 2017. The 54-year old Hathurusighe has reached a two-year … Read more

USA to host 2024 Copa America

Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com The 2024 Copa America tournament will be held in the United States, CONMEBOL confirmed on Friday after an agreement between the South American football confederation and CONCACAF. The tournament will feature 10 teams from South America and six from North and Central America and the Caribbean. It will be the second … Read more

Shakira’s new song against Pique: Release date and more

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For a couple of weeks now, the names of Shakira, Gerard Pique and Clara Chia have been on everyone’s lips. The Colombian signer aimed digs at the couple through the lyrics of her latest song, Music Session Vol.53.

In her collaboration with Bizarrap, Shakira lashed out against everything and everyone close to the father of her two children.

While the song has instantly become a hit, it has been reported that the artist is preparing a new song and has chosen a very special date to release it.

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Tom Brady’s alleged lover Veronika Rajek discusses family and modeling dreams

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Veronika Rajek, the Slovakian model who’s been open about her love for Tom Brady after his divorce from Gisele Bundchen, wants to be a Sports Illustrated cover girl and have a family.

The former Miss Slovakia has been a Brady superfan this season, traveling to Tampa Bay to cheer the Buccaneers QB. Many believe she’s interested in more than just his NFL talent.

However, in a recent interview she didn’t specify Brady as part of her future plans.

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Cristiano Ronaldo’s funny reaction after being mobbed by cameras at a restaurant

Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com Cristiano Ronaldo’s stardom means that any attempt to engage in a normal event out in public is always going to attract fans. That was the case when the Portuguese superstar took out his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez for a meal on her 29th birthday. The Al Nassr player entered the restaurant hall … Read more

12 NSU faculty members received award for research

News Desk : dhakamirror.com North South University yesterday awarded 12 faculty members for their research excellence during 2021 and 2022, said a press release. The awards were given through a ceremony held at NSU auditorium in the afternoon, chaired by NSU Vice Chancellor Prof Atiqul Islam. Organised by NSU’s Office of Research, the event was … Read more

Achol Foundation reported 585 student suicides in 2022

News Desk : dhakamirror.com A survey by the Achol Foundation found that 585 students from schools, colleges, universities, and madrasas died by suicide in 2016. Among them, 340 were in school, 106 were in college, 85 were in university, and 54 were in a madrasa. The foundation revealed the information through a press release sent … Read more

Walton sees Tk 566cr sales drop in six months

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com Walton Hi-Tech Industries PLC, the largest electrical, electronics and home appliance manufacturer in Bangladesh, posted lower sales and profits in the first half of the current financial year due to higher inflation and the dearer US dollar amid the ongoing global economic crisis. The sales dropped by Tk 566 crore, or … Read more