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Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Awami League last night chose Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, joint general secretary of the party’s Chattogram city unit, instead of incumbent mayor AJM Nasir Uddin to contest the Chittagong City...
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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One more Bangladeshi in Singapore has been infected with the novel coronavirus, Singapore’s Ministry of Health said yesterday.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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The government is going to set up seven special tribunals for speedy trials in human trafficking cases as Bangladesh faces risks of US sanctions for not doing enough in combatting the heinous...
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Uniform admission test: academicians at odds
The UGC head believes that while issues might arise with the introduction of something new, such fears should not stop them from taking the initiative. On the other hand, the two distinguished...
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Coronavirus Fallout: Aviation takes a hit
Airlines operating flights between Bangladesh and China have been hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Dredging Karnaphuli: Work hindered by plastic waste
The capital dredging work in the Karnaphuli has slowed down due to a deep layer of polythene in the riverbed.
Posted: 2020-02-14 18:00:00
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Coronavirus Outbreak In China: Manufacturers feel the sting
It’s not wise to put all your eggs in one basket, goes the age-old saying. And this saying could not be more pertinent given the jittery state of global supply chain following the outbreak...
Posted: 2020-02-14 18:00:00
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Coronavirus outbreak: 1,700 Chinese medics infected
The new coronavirus has infected 1,700 Chinese health workers and killed six, authorities said yesterday, as businesses struggled to balance containment measures with a return from an extended...
Posted: 2020-02-14 18:00:00
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BNP, family push for Khaleda’s release
The BNP and Khaleda Zia’s family members have launched a fresh move to get her released from imprisonment, saying that her health is rapidly deteriorating.
Posted: 2020-02-14 18:00:00
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Interest rates halved for postal savings
The government has slashed interest rates on postal savings by half as part of its efforts to reduce interest rates on bank loans and deposits, and promote investment in private sector.

Posted: 2020-02-16 08:58:44
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Middle-order batsman Mahmudullah Riyad has been dropped as the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) today announced a 16-member squad for the lone Test against Zimbabwe, which will start on 22 February...
Posted: 2020-02-16 07:48:58
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The 13th season of Indian Premier League will kick off on March 29 with the defending champions Mumbai Indians facing the 2019 runner-up Chennai Super Kings at the Wankhede Stadium in the opening...
Posted: 2020-02-16 06:11:37
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Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp said he had sympathy for his Manchester City counterpart Pep Guardiola in the wake of the English champions' two-year ban from European football dished out by...
Posted: 2020-02-16 06:05:15
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Twitter says Olympics, IOC accounts hacked
Twitter said on Saturday that an official Twitter account of the Olympics and the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) media Twitter account had been hacked and temporarily locked.
Posted: 2020-02-16 05:57:20
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PSG held to 4-4 draw at Amiens
Paris St Germain's second-string side were held to a 4-4 draw at struggling Amiens after erasing a three-goal deficit only to concede a stoppage time-equaliser in Ligue 1 on Saturday.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Hacker or whistleblower?
Football Leaks hacker Rui Pinto -- the man who exposed Manchester City’s breaking of Financial Fair Play rules -- remains in prison awaiting a court case.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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VAR denies Wolves as Hamza sees red
Wolverhampton Wanderers had a goal controversially ruled out by VAR as they were held to a 0-0 draw at home to Leicester City, who finished with 10 men, in the Premier League on Friday.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Nine in six for Haaland
Norwegian teen striker Erling Braut Haaland took his tally to nine goals in six games for Borussia Dortmund after netting again in Friday’s 4-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Timeline of events
November 2018: Football Leaks allegations emerge
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Zidane fears Man City motivation
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on Saturday said that he is expecting Manchester City’s motivation to be “immense” when the two sides meet in the Champions League following the announcement...

Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Amazon and Walmart’s Flipkart are among online retailers demanding that India scale back a proposed tax on third-party sellers on their platforms, saying the burden of compliance will hurt...
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Non-food inflation soared 6.30 per cent in January, the highest since December 2015, with people living in rural areas worst hit for the spiralling prices of goods and services other than food.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Fears over the new coronavirus rattled investors in Asia Friday as they struggled to work out if the China epidemic was worse than being reported by authorities.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Int’l incoming call rate slashed 66pc
The government has slashed the international incoming voice call rate by 65.71 per cent to $0.006 per minute in the face of shrinking earnings from the sector in recent years.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Zuckerberg wants ‘new framework’ for digital tax
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Friday backed moves by the OECD group of free-market economies to reform the way online giants are taxed worldwide, even if that means companies like...
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Raise power consumption to 1,000 kWh
State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid has urged officials of Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board (BREB) to pursue rural people to raise their electricity consumption...
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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From going hungry to offering jobs
It is a perfect example of how perseverance pays off.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Hong Kong unveils cash handouts as virus deepens economic woes
Hong Kong announced a slew of cash subsidies on Friday to help businesses that have been battered by the coronavirus outbreak in a city already reeling from a recession.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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IMF chief hopes for global policy response to mitigate coronavirus impact
The International Monetary Fund hopes governments and central banks will work on a response to the coronavirus outbreak once the economic impact becomes clear, IMF Managing Director Kristalina...
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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New budget plan sets stage for EU summit battle
Brussels set the stage Friday for a fierce budget battle at next week’s extraordinary EU summit, with a trillion-euro plan that meets no-one’s demands.

Posted: 2020-02-16 13:51:52
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President Xi Jinping and other leaders knew about the seriousness of outbreak weeks before it was revealed to the public, speech indicates.
Posted: 2020-02-16 12:51:36
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As death toll rises above 1,600, officials have announced new restrictions in the province where the breakout began.
Posted: 2020-02-16 12:42:14
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From magic bullet to poisoned chalice: coal has helped the economy to boom, at great cost to ordinary people's lives.
Posted: 2020-02-16 12:29:12
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Powers renew pledge to uphold Libya arms embargo
Germany, UN host ministers and top officials in bid to cut off external military support to Libya's warring sides.
Posted: 2020-02-16 11:59:22
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Israel hits Hamas sites in Gaza, cancels easing of restrictions
Israel says it cancels an easing of some restrictions on the besieged Gaza Strip after rockets fired from territory.
Posted: 2020-02-16 11:55:37
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The Delhi election and the making of a Hindu voting bank
The BJP's setback in Delhi's local legislative elections is not a defeat of its Hindu nationalist agenda.
Posted: 2020-02-16 11:52:39
www.aljazeera.com
China coronavirus: All you need to know in 500 words
New virus thought to have originated in China's Wuhan city has killed at least 1,670 people and infected some 69,000.
Posted: 2020-02-16 11:51:42
www.aljazeera.com
Christian Zionist archaeology: A tool of Palestinian subjugation
Archaeological projects in Palestine led by US evangelical Christians contribute to Palestinian dispossession.
Posted: 2020-02-16 11:50:43
www.aljazeera.com
Coronavirus: Which countries have confirmed cases?
Cases of the virus, which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan, have been reported around the world.
Posted: 2020-02-16 11:41:22
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Coronavirus: All you need to know about symptoms and risks
Countries around the world are stepping up efforts to tackle a new coronavirus that originated in China's Wuhan city.

Posted: 2020-02-16 14:01:00
www.dw.com
Bayern Munich are looking to return to winning ways following last week's draw in Leipzig. But Cologne have experienced a mini-revival under coach Markus Gisdol, and won't make life easy. Follow...
Posted: 2020-02-16 13:51:00
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At the Munich Security Conference, Germany and other world powers raised concerns about the deteriorating security situation in the Sahel region. But African heads of state who had been invited...
Posted: 2020-02-16 13:29:00
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Armin Laschet says the Berlin government is taking "too long to react" to France's post-Brexit proposal to reform the European Union. The statement follows Macron's comment that he's...
Posted: 2020-02-16 11:38:00
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Germany's Heiko Maas calls for EU to enforce Libya arms embargo at Munich Security Conference
The UN's deputy Libya envoy said the Libyan embargo has "become a become a joke." The German foreign minister has called for an EU mission to enforce the failing weapons ban.
Posted: 2020-02-16 10:33:00
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France: Russian artist and partner held over political sex tape
The release of a sex tape that ended the mayoral ambitions of a Macron ally has led to the arrest of a Russian artist and his partner. The artist said he shared the images to fight political...
Posted: 2020-02-16 08:57:00
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China asylum claims to Germany more than double
Asylum applications from China to Germany have more than doubled in just one year. Increasingly, people from the oppressed Uighur minority have been looking to Germany to escape Chinese oppression.
Posted: 2020-02-16 05:42:00
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Kyoto Protocol: 15 years on, climate milestone 'too little'
In 1997, leaders of industrialized nations committed to the Kyoto Protocol to limit greenhouse gas emissions. The document, which came into effect 15 years ago, set the tone for slowing the march...
Posted: 2020-02-16 02:04:00
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Coronavirus: New infections fall for third day, nearly 70,000 people infected
The number of deaths and confirmed cases, though continuing to increase, is rising at a slower rate for the third day in a row. China's central bank is taking measures to stem the outbreak by...
Posted: 2020-02-16 01:00:00
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All-woman jury names Miss Germany 2020
Leonie von Hase has won the annual beauty contest overcoming 15 other contestants in the final. She will now assume the role for the next 12 months.
Posted: 2020-02-15 22:19:00
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Brazil court accepts homicide charges over dam disaster
An estimated 270 people were killed when Brazil's Brumadinho dam burst in January 2019. The court's decision means the ex-CEO of mining giant Vale and employees of a German auditor will have...

Posted: 2020-02-16 14:26:37
www.dailymail.co.uk
At about 11am on Sunday there were 250 flood warnings and 344 flood alerts warning people to be prepared, covering an area from Scotland's River Tweed to the rivers of west Cornwall.
Posted: 2020-02-16 14:23:52
www.dailymail.co.uk
The Royal couple were all smiles as they landed in Canada minus baby Archie after taking a commercial flight from the US, in pictures obtained exclusively by DailyMail.com.
Posted: 2020-02-16 14:19:59
www.dailymail.co.uk
The host, 31, shared his 'complete shock' at learning of Caroline Flack's death during his radio show.
Posted: 2020-02-16 14:19:28
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Laura Whitmore pays tearful BBC radio tribute to Caroline Flack
Laura Whitmore struggled to contain her tears as she paid an emotional tribute to her friend Caroline Flack during her BBC Radio Five Live show on Sunday Morning.
Posted: 2020-02-16 14:13:36
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Adele EXC: Slimmed-down star belts out her greatest hits at raucous pub party
The Hello hitmaker, 31, officiated her best friend Laura's wedding at The Mason's Arms in Battersea and later entertained guests by getting on stage to belt out several of her hits.
Posted: 2020-02-16 14:11:56
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Disney Queen of Katwe star Nikita Pearl Waligwa dies aged 15 after being diagnosed with brain tumour
Nikita Pearl played Gloria in the film - also staring Lupita Nyong'o - about a chess prodigy from a Ugandan slum. She died at hospital in Naalya, Kampala, last night, Ugandan media reports.
Posted: 2020-02-16 14:08:04
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Did coronavirus originate in Chinese government laboratory?
A new bombshell paper from the Beijing-sponsored South China University of Technology says that the Wuhan Center for Disease Control could have spawned the contagion in Hubei.
Posted: 2020-02-16 14:03:29
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Lembit Opik tells how he went from 'financial hero to zero' - and ended up being insolvent
Former MP Lembit Opik endured the darkest period of his life after he lost his parliamentary seat in 2010. He struggled to find work for years afterwards and suffered from depression.
Posted: 2020-02-16 14:03:27
www.dailymail.co.uk
Two-Michelin-star chef Sat Bains reveals how to cook the perfect ragu
When MailOnline Travel had a chat with him at his Nottingham restaurant, he revealed the secret to cooking the perfect ragu - and said the 'best bit' is when the ingredients begin to stick to...
Posted: 2020-02-16 14:01:23
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The £39 Breakfast at Tiffany's! Inside the 'blue box' cafe in Harrods
Want 'Breakfast at Tiffany's?' - now you can as Harrods has opened Europe's first Tiffany Blue Box Cafe. It offers breakfast, afternoon tea and dinner, starting from £39 per person.

Posted: 2020-02-16 06:57:55
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A government probe committee has found the negligence of five officials of National Institute of Cancer Research and Hospital (NICRH) in preserving and protecting hospital equipment, including...
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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For the first time, researchers managed to make intact human organs transparent. Using microscopic imaging they could reveal underlying complex structures of the see-through organs at the cellular...
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Coronavirus is the latest topic globally and people are becoming scared day by day. It indeed is a matter of concern, but you do not have to be scared about it so much.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Clinical characteristics of COVID-19
The clinical spectrum of 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection is still being defined. Now, investigators describe the characteristics of 99 people with confirmed 2019-nCoV pneumonia who...
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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BP drugs, statins might be replacing healthy lifestyle changes
Adults who start blood pressure- or lipid-lowering therapy may use these medications as substitutes for healthy lifestyle changes, according to a study in the Journal of the American Heart Association.
Posted: 2020-02-15 18:00:00
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Just one dose of HPV vaccine may help prevent cervical disease
A single dose of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine is associated with a significant reduction in cervical disease, according to a retrospective study in Cancer. The CDC generally recommends...
Posted: 2020-02-15 10:05:14
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China returnees’ quarantine ends
The 14-day quarantine for the 312 Wuhan-returnee Bangladeshis at Ashkona Hajj Camp ends.
Posted: 2020-02-15 04:49:17
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Beijing quarantines returning residents
People returning to the Chinese capital Beijing from extended holidays are ordered to undergo a 14-day self-quarantine to help prevent spread of the new coronavirus, as hard-hit Hubei province...
Posted: 2020-02-13 04:22:54
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Coronavirus death toll leaps in China's Hubei province
The Chinese province at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak reports a record rise in the death toll under a new method for diagnosing cases, as health experts warned the epidemic could...
Posted: 2020-02-12 05:33:43
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Japan cruise ship coronavirus cases climb to 174
A further 39 people on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship off the Japan coast have tested positive for the new coronavirus, authorities say, as thousands more steel themselves for a second...