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Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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When the Bangladesh Road Transport Authority introduced what is popularly known as digital number plate in 2012, it made promises of gaining the ability to track vehicles that have been stolen...
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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The Election Commission will spend around Tk 40 crore for holding the Dhaka city polls on January 30, almost double the amount spent in the previous elections in 2015.
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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The High Court has stressed the need for preventing financial scams in the banking sector.
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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Russell scripts Rajshahi’s BBPL triumph
The Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur erupted with fireworks last night moments after Rajshahi Royals skipper Andre Russell erupted with a roar. He had bowled the last ball of the match,...
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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DCC polls: Govt okay with change of date
Amid growing pressure on the Election Commission to shift the January 30 Dhaka city elections, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said his party or the government had no objection...
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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'It’s a case of harassment'
Forty-seven noted citizens yesterday protested and condemned the filing of a case against Prothom Alo Editor and Publisher Matiur Rahman and nine others over the death of Naimul Abrar Rahat,...
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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Arrest warrant issued against Prothom Alo editor, 9 others
A Dhaka court yesterday issued arrest warrants against Prothom Alo Editor and Publisher Matiur Rahman, Deputy Editor Anisul Hoque and eight others in a case filed over the death of Naimul Abrar...
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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DU Student Rape: Lone accused confesses his crime
Majnu, the lone suspect in the rape of a Dhaka University student in the capital’s Kurmitola area, yesterday confessed he committed the crime, court sources said.
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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Traffic chaos cripples parts of capital
Traffic came to a near standstill in some areas of the capital after several hundred garment workers blocked Mirpur Road in Shyamoli yesterday morning.
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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Were those really incidents of ‘crossfire’?
So, someone can be deliberately killed in “crossfire”! The “crossfire” killings, understood to be a blatant violation of all human rights laws, have been termed by an MP an “instant...

Posted: 2020-01-18 06:52:23
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South African coach Mark Boucher says he was concerned about the disciplinary regulations in cricket which led to fast bowler Kagiso Rabada being handed a one-match ban due to his overexuberant...
Posted: 2020-01-18 06:46:22
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Inter Milan sign former England international Ashley Young from Manchester United on a six month contract, the Serie A club said on Friday.
Posted: 2020-01-18 06:44:48
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Major League Soccer's Los Angeles Galaxy sign Mexican goal machine Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez from Spanish side Sevilla, the Los Angeles Times reported on Friday.
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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India make it 1-1
India’s rejigged batting order fired on Friday as the hosts beat Australia by 36 runs in the second one-day international at Rajkot to level the three-match series.
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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Rabada ruled out of last Test
South Africa’s top bowler Kagiso Rabada has been ruled out of the last Test of the four-match series against England after being given another demerit point for a robust wicket celebration...
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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Palestine break Lankan hearts
Palestine scored twice in stoppage time to emerge Group A champions of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup following a hard-fought 2-0 win over Sri Lanka at the Bangabandhu National Stadium yesterday.
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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Bruised, disheartened
The 43rd National Athletics Championship is being held at the MA Aziz Stadium in Chattogram, the first time in 14 years that the national meet is being held outside the capital and also on grass....
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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Pellegrini lifts Roma past Parma
Italy midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini scored both goals to send Roma into the Italian Cup quarter-finals with a 2-0 win over Parma on Thursday.
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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School C’ship to start with 52 teams
Having organised the national school football championship on a large scale with 5,000 schools across the country in 2013, the Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) will hold the tournament on...
Posted: 2020-01-17 18:00:00
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Club structure has pegged football back: Salahuddin
Bangladesh Football Federation president Kazi Salahuddin yesterday said that club structure has pegged the country’s football back as the game’s local governing body could not bring the clubs...

Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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When you’re given the responsibility to work in HR, understanding what your organisation is doing in terms of employee satisfaction while the employees still work in the company should be of...
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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Business investment commitments into Singapore jumped nearly 40 percent last year to a seven-year high, far more than expected as some key sectors bet on rising demand, a government agency said.
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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HOT WATER ON DEMAND
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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Higher allocation for Delta Plan
The government yesterday increased the allocation for the Delta Plan 2100 to 0.86 percent of the gross domestic product this fiscal year, which was 0.58 percent in the previous year.
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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Nestle to invest 2b Swiss francs in recycled plastics
Swiss food giant Nestle said Thursday it would invest 2.0 billion Swiss francs (1.8 billion euros, $2.1 billion) over five years to cut its use of virgin plastics in favour of food-grade recycled...
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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Malaysia talks to India over palm curbs as wider trade dispute looms
Malaysia is talking to the Indian government and trade officials in a bid to resolve concerns over New Delhi’s new palm oil import restrictions, a minister in Kuala Lumpur said on Thursday...
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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New DMD for Bank Asia
Md Obaidul Haque has recently joined Bank Asia as deputy managing director.
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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ZTE plans $1.7b A-share sale to fund 5G R&D
ZTE Corp said it was looking to raise 11.51 billion yuan ($1.7 billion) from a private placement of A shares, and that it plans to use the proceeds for research and development (R&D) of 5G networks...
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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Tesla plans to open China design and research centre
US electric car maker Tesla plans to open a design and research centre in China to make “Chinese-style” vehicles, the company said in a recruitment notice on its official WeChat account.
Posted: 2020-01-16 18:00:00
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China, US sign initial trade pact but doubts and tariffs linger
China will boost purchases of US goods and services by $200 billion over two years in exchange for the rolling back of some tariffs under an initial trade deal signed by the world’s two largest...

Posted: 2020-01-18 11:48:11
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The call comes after Libya's national oil company warned against attempts to blockade ports ahead of the Berlin summit.
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:17:55
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Officials confirm four new cases of the virus, which a London research centre estimates has infected up to 1,723 people.
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:14:04
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Representatives from Libya's warring sides, as well as from several nations, due to meet in latest bid to end fighting.
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:00:56
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Reforestation is not necessarily about planting more trees
A much less costly way to regenerate our forests and decrease carbon levels is to assist nature to do its job.
Posted: 2020-01-18 10:55:35
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Erdogan warns EU may face 'terror threats' if Tripoli gov't falls
Turkish president urges Europe to support Ankara's moves in Libya, days after he ordered deployment of troops there.
Posted: 2020-01-18 10:44:27
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Simpsons actor Hank Azaria will not voice Apu after controversy
Actor says he will no longer voice the Indian character, two years after accusations of racism marred animated series.
Posted: 2020-01-18 10:39:29
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Philippines volcano: Evacuees return to collect belongings
Thousands of evacuees from a town near the Philippines' Taal volcano have been allowed back to briefly visit their homes.
Posted: 2020-01-18 10:33:57
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Migrant caravan: Forced to seek asylum in Guatemala
Mexico is deploying hundreds of soldiers to its Guatemalan border in an effort to stop refugees from trying to reach the US.
Posted: 2020-01-18 10:32:12
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Iran: From patriotism to protests
How the downing of a passenger aircraft flipped the narrative in Iran. Plus, the reporting of race in Portuguese media.
Posted: 2020-01-18 10:23:07
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Cyprus struggling with influx of refugees
Some believe the country is deliberately making life unpleasant to discourage others from arriving.

Posted: 2020-01-18 11:27:00
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The German government has invited the warring parties in the North African country and their foreign supporters to the chancellery in Berlin on Sunday. The hope is to achieve stability for the...
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:16:00
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Anglophone ECOWAS members have criticized plans by the bloc's French-speaking states to change the CFA franc's name to 'Eco'. ECOWAS had planned to launch a common currency under the same name...
Posted: 2020-01-18 10:31:00
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A Philippine city blanketed in ash has turned adversity into an opportunity. In a time of disaster, residents have got creative by mixing volcano ash and trash to help reconstruct communities...
Posted: 2020-01-18 10:02:00
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Germany's Seehofer warns of 5G delays if Huawei is excluded
Germany's interior minister says he opposes excluding Huawei from building the 5G network, despite criticism from Washington. Leaving out the Chinese firm could delay a new network by up to 10...
Posted: 2020-01-18 07:07:00
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Second death reported from mystery virus in China
Two people have died and dozens more have been infected with a new pneumonia-linked virus in China and two other countries. So far there have been no confirmed human-to-human infections.
Posted: 2020-01-18 04:42:00
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Storm, flooding misery follow bushfires in Australia
There was no break for Australia as torrential rain fell in the fire devastated states of New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria. More bad weather is still in the forecast.
Posted: 2020-01-18 04:33:00
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EU cuts pre-accession aid to Turkey by 75%
In a letter seen by German media, the EU has unveiled cuts in aid to Turkey over illegal gas drilling off Cyprus' coast and military operations in Syria. But Brussels stopped short of ending...
Posted: 2020-01-18 02:10:00
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Higher tampon prices on horizon despite German tax break?
Manufacturers of female hygiene products are considering price increases, according to German media reports. Berlin dropped the tax rate on tampons and sanitary pads from 19% to 7% following...
Posted: 2020-01-18 01:48:00
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Brexit celebration: Boris Johnson reveals big plans for leave-night party
UK PM Boris Johnson will celebrate Brexit with a light show and projected clock after plans to get London's Big Ben to ring went wrong. Celebrating Brexit is not welcomed by everyone in the deeply...
Posted: 2020-01-17 23:48:00
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Boeing discovers new software problem in 737 Max
The US aerospace giant said it is "keeping our customers and suppliers informed" about the new software issue. Aviation regulators have grounded the 737 Max across the globe after two...

Posted: 2020-01-18 11:48:04
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Dasha Zhukova was married to billionaire shipping tycoon Stavros Niarchos last night in a glittering ceremony attended by Princess Beatrice in Switzerland.
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:40:03
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The protesters clashed with left wing counter-demonstrators in Magdeburg which was levelled near the end of the Second World War on January 16, 1945.
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:40:00
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Eminem's fans have rallied around the rapper after he sparked backlash for referencing the 2017 Manchester terror attack at an Ariana Grande concert in his new music.
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:39:59
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Secret document that PROVES Iran was building a nuclear weapon as far back as 2002
The document was seized as part of a raid by Israeli intelligence agents on a compound in Tehran in 2018, and is now being exclusively revealed to the world by MailOnline.
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:35:44
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Celine Dion fights back tears as she performs just hours after her mother Thérèse's death aged 92
Celine Dion paused her concert in Miami and opened up about the passing of her mother: 'We are pretty sure that mom waited for us to be all together one more time.'
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:34:31
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Meghan Markle 'expresses an interest' in £21million waterfront mansion in Canada
The 6,900-square foot mansion boasts six bedrooms and five bathrooms across four sprawling floors in west Vancouver. The mansion has gates and hedges for privacy, The Sun reports.
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:33:08
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Celeb lookalikes can earn up to £300 a gig - so can ANYONE become one? FEMAIL investigates
EXCLUSIVE: FEMAIL challenged Blow LTD to transform four volunteers into celebrity lookalikes, as it's revealed the profession has the potential to earn famous doppelgängers over £300 a day.
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:31:17
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German military plane was in air at time RAF demanded airspace be closed causing delays
The RAF had told civilian controllers they needed an 'unplanned' use of airspace at around 9am yesterday, forcing several aircraft to divert and others to circle until Heathrow reopened.
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:29:47
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Boy, six, found sitting by M1 roadworks at end of 9-hour search after he disappeared on school trip
Aadil Umair Rahim, six, was found safe nine hours after going missing around 7.15pm from Newport Pagnell Services last night. The boy sparked a major search, involving officers and a helicopter.
Posted: 2020-01-18 11:25:34
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Adele's 1,000 calories a day diet is SLAMMED by fitness guru Alice Liveing
Instagram star Alice Liveing, 26, hit out at Adele's ex PT Camila Goodis, 36, on social media on Thursday for promoting a green juice diet and 'riding on the coat tails of a celebrity client.'

Posted: 2020-01-18 08:34:37
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Health authorities are concerned that a virus originating in central China could spread when hundreds of millions of Chinese travel during next week's lunar new year festival, but residents said...
Posted: 2020-01-11 18:00:00
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Losing tongue fat might help improve obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), suggests a small study in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.
Posted: 2020-01-11 18:00:00
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Researchers have proposed five practices that could help “foster presence and meaningful connection with patients” during clinical encounters.
Posted: 2020-01-11 18:00:00
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Sciatica:an obnoxious experience
Sciatica is the name given to pain caused by irritation of the sciatic nerve. Anything that irritates this nerve can cause pain, ranging from mild to severe.
Posted: 2020-01-11 18:00:00
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The warning signs of psychotic disorders
Psychotic disorders are a group of mental health conditions that change your sense of reality. They make it hard to know what is real and what is not. When you have these disorders, you might...
Posted: 2020-01-04 18:00:00
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Staying healthy in old age
Persons aged 60 years and above are considered as senior citizens. Various statistics show that the number of elderly population in Bangladesh is approximately 13 million which represents 8 percent...
Posted: 2020-01-04 18:00:00
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Is arsenic a threat to the Bangladeshi livelihoods?
Arsenic poisoning is a global health issue affecting millions of people worldwide. It naturally occurs with ubiquitous distribution throughout the earth’s crust, groundwater, air and food products.
Posted: 2020-01-04 18:00:00
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Scurvy can be mistaken for rheumatologic disorders
Dietary vitamin C deficiency was identified in 10 patients previously suspected to have juvenile idiopathic arthritis, vasculitis, or chronic nonbacterial osteomyelitis.
Posted: 2020-01-04 18:00:00
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Best drinks for weight loss
If you are counting calories, it is important to watch what is in your glass as well as what is on your plate. Choosing the right beverage and keeping an eye on how much you pour can help curb...
Posted: 2020-01-04 18:00:00
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Weight loss surgery reduces the risk of skin cancer
Weight loss surgery (otherwise known as bariatric surgery) is associated with a distinct reduction in skin-cancer risk, a study published in JAMA Dermatology shows. This finding can be described...