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  • No change in post of AL president in next council: Quader
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  • Nation divided on Hyderabad encounter
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6-story building collapses in Nairobi; people feared trapped
A six-story building collapsed in Kenya's capital on Friday, officials said,…
4 killed after US jewelry heist leads to carjacking, chase, shootout Two armed jewelry thieves trying to escape the scene of their heist on Thursday…
28 killed in landslides in Burundi At least 28 people have died in landslides in Burundi and that toll could grow with…
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200-kg tiger shark caught in Chattogram
A giant tiger shark weighing around 200 kg got caught in a fishing net in the Bay of Bengal in Banshkhali upazila of Chattogram on Thursday night. …
Lawyer held for ‘raping’ woman in Barguna
Police on Friday arrested a lawyer for allegedly raping a housewife at Kajirabad village in Betagi upazila of Barguna.  The arrestee was identified…
  • Police checking triggers tailback on Dhaka-Aricha highway
  • 3 years gone, Chilmari River Port yet to start operation
  • 'Ggunfight' kills 2 ‘criminals’ in Laxmipur
  • Bangladesh
    Bangladesh to honour 380 Indian soldiers martyred during Liberation War Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Friday said Bangladesh will soon honour over 380 Indian soldiers who laid down their lives during the 1971 Liberation War. “The Bangladesh government has taken all-out preparation to honour 380 Indian soldiers who sacrificed their lives during the country’s…
    3 killed in Tangail road crash Three people, including two women, were killed and two others injured when a microbus hit a covered van at Golchattar in Bhuapur upazila on Friday morning. The identities of the deceased could not be known yet. Ayubur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Bangabandhu Bridge (East) Police Station, said the accident…
  • Unprecedented chaos in courtroom
  • Modi, Pranab, Sonia likely to attend Bangabandhu’s birth centenary celebrations
  • Politics
    Pro-BNP lawyers’ behaviour unforgivable: Quader Terming the behaviour of pro-BNP lawyers at a courtroom of the Appellate Division an unpardonable offence, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Friday said they turned the courtroom into a battle field.   “Pro-BNP lawyers’ behaviour at the courtroom was audacious and it’s…
    BNP an ally of anti-liberation forces: Dipu Moni
Taking a swipe at pro-BNP lawyers for creating chaos at the Supreme Court during the hearing of a bail petition of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni on Friday said they have once again proved through their behaviour that BNP is a component of the anti-liberation clique. “This…
  • Khaleda’s bail hearing deferred until Dec 12
  • AL likely to induct fresh blood into central body
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    • DEUTSCHLAND : The sun rises near the small Bavarian village of Puchheim, southern Germany, with temperatures by minus three degrees on December 4, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • This recent photo shows a ‘harial’ bird eating fruits on a banyan tree at Dariapur village in Mujibnagar upazila under Meherpur. COURTESY: M A MUHIT
    • Netherlands : Fishing boats search for two people on board the missing fishing boat from Urk, the UK165 Lummetje, which disappeared between Texel and Den Helder, in the Netherlands, on November 28, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • West Bengal : Volunteers with painted bodies look on as they participate in an awareness event on the eve of the 'World AIDS Day' in Kolkata on November 30, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Moscow : People enjoy the Christmas and New Year's lights as they stroll at the Red Square, with the Kremlin's Spasskaya Tower seen in the background in Moscow on December 1, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • West Bengal : People walk on a foggy morning at the Maidan park in Kolkata on November 29, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Nepal : Boats are seen moored near the shore of Phewa Lake at sunset in Pokhara on November 27, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Germany : The traditional Christmas Market opens in front of the Frauenkirche (Church of Our Lady) in Nuremberg, southern Germany, on November 29, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Taiwan : A woman walks in a flower field in Pingchang District in Taoyuan, northern Taiwan on November 26, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Moscow : A view of downtown Moscow at sunset on November 25, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hands over a crest to one of the specially-abled people at a function marking the 28th International and the 21st
National Day of Persons with Disabilities in the capital’s Mirpur area yesterday. STAR MAIL PHOTO Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hands over a crest to one of the specially-abled people at a…
    A man at Karwan Bazar in the capital yesterday collects the brackish water
from Hatirjheel Lake, which is a recreation spot for the people enmeshed in
concrete jungle. PHOTO: NAZMUL ISLAM A man at Karwan Bazar in the capital yesterday collects the brackish water from Hatirjheel…
    The recent photo shows Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) officials celebrate nabanna utsab, a traditional festival of rural
Bangladesh, in Badamtali area under Subarnachar upazila of Noakhali district. INDEPENDENT PHOTO The recent photo shows Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) officials celebrate nabanna…
    The photo taken yesterday shows people cover their nose to avoid inhaling dust while using the link road of Dhaka-Mawa Highway in Kadamtali area
of Keraniganj. According to the Air Quality Index (AQI), Dhaka was ranked the fourth worst city on Saturday morning. FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO The photo taken yesterday shows people cover their nose to avoid inhaling dust while using…
    Entertainment, Art & Culture
    Priyanka Chopra honoured at Marrakech Film Festival
    India’s desi girl, Priyanka Chopra occupied the top spot on the list of trends on Friday after she received an award at the ongoing Marrakech International Film Festival in Morocco. The actress, who recently received the Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award from UNICEF,…
    Environment
    Current decade heading for new temperature record: UN

    Current decade heading for new temperature record: UN

    This decade is set to be the hottest in history, the United Nations said yesterday in an annual assessment outlining the ways in which climate change is outpacing humanity’s ability to adapt to…
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    Health & Life Style
    High Court clears way for voluntary kidney donation
    The High Court (HC) yesterday allowed the donation of human organs including kidneys…
    Spark up winter looks with red lipsticks
    Red is undoubtedly the most favourite colour for December. It not only sets the…
    Alia to Anushka , best-dressed celebs
    The 6th edition of the Filmfare Glamour & Style Awards in Mumbai saw our Bollywood…
    Science & Tech
    Scientists search wild for food plant genes
    Scientists have been on a global search for the wild relatives of our food…
    Taiwan scientists find approach to rewrite animals' regeneration memory
    A team of scientists from Taiwan have discovered an approach to manipulate…
    Bytedance: The Chinese company behind global TikTok craze
    The Chinese billionaire behind teen phenomenon TikTok is a 36-year-old tech…
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