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‘Drug trader’ killed in Jashore ‘gunfight’ A suspected drug trader was killed in a reported gunfight between two groups of drug peddlers at Mangalgati in Sadar upazila early Tuesday, reports unb.…
DU ‘Gha’ unit result this afternoon The results of 'Gha' unit admission test for the first-year honours courses of Dhaka University (DU) under 2018-2019 academic session was published…
  • DU ‘Gha’ unit results postponed over question leak allegation
  • EC Mahbub Talukder boycotts meeting again
  • Digital Security Act needs to be amended: Editor's council
  • Bangladesh
    AL to focus on dev, employment Ruling Awami League (AL) is planning to spell out an 81-year development plan alongside the Vision 2041 in its manifesto for the 11th general election likely to be held in late December this year or early January next year, some party leaders said. The manifesto would again have a promise to create…
    Boycott by one commissioner not to affect EC activities: CEC A boycott by one of the election commissioners of the full-commission’s meeting would not affect decisions taken with respect to the parliamentary polls, said chief election commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda yesterday (Tuesday). “It wouldn’t be difficult to take decisions on the affairs…
  • Focus on solid waste management to save Cox’s Bazar
  • Dhaka, Delhi to ink passenger cruise agreement
  • Politics
    Zia Charitable Trust case verdict Oct 29   A court here on Tuesday fixed October 29 to deliver its verdict against BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia and three other accused in Zia Charitable Trust graft case, reports UNB. Judge Md Akhtaruzzaman of the Special Court-5 in Dhaka fixed the date after rejecting the petition filed by Khaleda's lawyer…
    Quader comes down heavily on BNP Awami League (AL) general secretary Obaidul Quader yesterday took a dig at its arch-rival, BNP, for failing to launch any movement against the government. He termed the BNP’s threat of launching a movement against the ruling party as fake. "That party hasn't done any development work…
  • Candidates can file nomination papers online in next general polls
  • People now suffering from ‘digital phobia’: Rizvi
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    • Germany : A squirrel stands between autumn leaves in Aukrug-Homfeld, northern Germany on October 11, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Waves crash along a pier as the outerbands of hurricane Michael arrive yesterday in Panama City Beach, Florida. The hurricane is forecast to hit the Florida Panhandle at a possible category 4 storm. AFP PHOTO
    • Germany : A fallow deer roars during the rutting season in the zoological garden in Hannover, northern Germany on October 2, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Madhyamanchal : Stork birds waits to catch a fish at the Babai river, some 500 km southwest of Kathmandu on October 5, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • New York : Butterflies are seen during a preview visit of the butterfly conservatory at the American Natural History Museum in New York on October 3, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • VIENNA : People enjoy Indian summer weather during the late afternoon in Stadtpark in Vienna, Austria on October 5, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • France : This picture taken on September 28, 2018 in Chamonix-Mont Blanc, eastern France, shows the Bossons glacier in the French Alps. AFP PHOTO
    • Greece : Geese gather along the shores of the lake close to the town of Kastoria, northwestern Greece, on September 29, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • France : Hot air balloons take off above the tourist site of Rocamadour, southwestern France, on September 29, 2018, AFP PHOTO
    • France : A picture taken on September 25, 2018 shows the sun setting on a house in an island off Saint-Cado in Belz. AFP PHOTO
    Members of the Sampadak Parishad or Editors’ Council form a human chain in front of National Press Club in Dhaka demanding amendments to the
newly enacted digital law yesterday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO Members of the Sampadak Parishad or Editors’ Council form a human chain in front of National…
    Instead of using the nearby footbridge (not in picture), people cross the fencing, reinforced with barbed wires to
prevent human crossing, between the two lanes of Topkhana Road in the capital yesterday. PHOTO: NABIULLA NABI Instead of using the nearby footbridge (not in picture), people cross the fencing, reinforced…
    This picture taken yesterday shows vegetables including bottle gourd and red amaranth grown on floating plantations on the Buriteesta River by landless
farmers of Ramdas Dhaniram Baldhi Para village with the assistance of Department of Agricultural Extension in Kurigram. FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO This picture taken yesterday shows vegetables including bottle gourd and red amaranth grown…
    AL general secretary of Feni district unit Nizam Hazari distributes leaflets among people in the district town yesterday ahead of the upcoming general
election. INDEPENDENT PHOTO AL general secretary of Feni district unit Nizam Hazari distributes leaflets among people…
    Entertainment, Art & Culture
    ‘Debi’ director to present own version of Misir Ali
    Having played many  unique roles over the years, versatile actor Chanchal Chowdhury will be seen essaying yet another challenging role in the country’s cinematic history. The much-admired actor, who will be portraying Misir Ali in the upcoming film ‘Debi’,…
    Environment
    Air pollution linked to greater risk of mouth cancer, finds study

    Air pollution linked to greater risk of mouth cancer, finds study

    High levels of air pollution are linked to an increased risk of mouth cancer, new research has revealed. Scientists have previously linked high air pollution to a host of health problems, from an increased…
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    Over 16 pc adult Bangladeshis suffer from mental health disorders
    Some 16.05 percent of Bangladesh's adult population (Aged 18 and above) are…
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    UK fans flocked to TV to watch Princess Eugenie's wedding
    The royal wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank was a big hit in terms…
    Science & Tech
    Hawking's final book offers brief answers to big questions
    Stephen Hawking's final work, which tackles issues from the existence of…
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    Another NASA space telescope shuts down in orbit
    Another NASA space telescope has shut down and halted science observations.…
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