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No ministerial-level JRC meeting in 8 years
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Cop shot at Narayanganj check-post A police constable was shot and injured by a miscreant at a check-post at Pagla Munshikhola in Sadar upazila of Narayanganj on Tuesday. The victim…
Motorcyclist killed in Hatirjheel road crash A motorcyclist was killed in a road accident in the city’s Hatijheel area on Tuesday morning. The deceased was identified as Mohammad Redwanul Kabir,…
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  • Bangladesh
    Mainul faces another arrest warrant A Cox's Bazar court yesterday issued a warrant for the arrest of former caretaker government adviser Barrister Mainul Hosein in a case filed for hurling abusive words at journalist Masuda Bhatti in an October 16 television talk show. Mainul was, meanwhile, sent to jail a day after his arrest in…
    No ministerial-level JRC meeting in 8 years Apart from the Teesta river agreement, which is yet to be inked, other disputes regarding common rivers with India still remain unresolved as no ministerial-level meeting of the Joint Rivers Commission (JRC)  has been held over the past eight years. The 37th JRC ministerial-level meeting took place…
  • Two lakh people likely to migrate from coastal areas
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  • Politics
    Dr Kamal worries over govt’s recent ‘moves’ Gano Forum President Dr Kamal Hossain on Tuesday voiced concern over the government’s recent ‘moves’ as those may destroy the country’s political atmosphere, reports UNB. In a statement, he said, “The arrest and harassment of political leaders and activists at this time…
    Mainul’s arrest aimed at distracting people from movement: BNP BNP on Tuesday alleged that Barrister Mainul Hosein was arrested ‘illegally’ at the behest of the government high-ups to frustrate the movement aiming to ‘restore’ democracy. Speaking at a press conference at the party’s Nayapaltan central office, BNP senior joint secretary…
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    • Chinese police patrols on boat near the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (HKZM) in Zhuhai yesterday on the eve of its opening ceremony. The world's longest sea bridge, connecting Hong Kong, Macau and the Chinese mainland will open to traffic tomorrow. AFP PHOTO
    • United States: Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain driving the (44) Mercedes AMG Petronas leads Valtteri Bottas driving the (77) Mercedes AMG Petronas on track during the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on October 21, 2018. Photo: AFP
    • Mexico: Tourists enjoy the beach in Mazatlan, Sinaloa state, Mexico on October 21, 2018, where Hurricane Willa is expected to land next October 23. Photo: AFP
    • Kashmir: Pigeons fly next to closed stores during a one-day strike called by Kashmiri seperatists in Srinagar on October 22, 2018, a day after violence across Kashmir left at least 14 people dead. Photo: AFP
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    Green waste lies dumped on the road median on the road stretch between House Building and Azampur in the capital yesterday. Skipping the dustbin
nearby people in the neighbourhood often dump their waste in the middle of the road. PHOTO: NABIULLA NABI Green waste lies dumped on the road median on the road stretch between House Building and…
    Two persons work on a mural that runs through the theme mainly of the historic March 7 speech of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on the
Airport Road in the capital yesterday. The road gets beautified like many other traffic arteries with many such installations. PHOTO: NABIULLA NABI Two persons work on a mural that runs through the theme mainly of the historic March 7 speech…
    Rickshaws ply the Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Narayanganj’s Rupganj yesterday. In an utter disregard for court and
government orders, such slow moving vehicles and locally-made three-wheelers continue to operate on highways
across the country, causing frequent road accidents and multiple fatalities each day, thanks to the authorities’ failure to
deal with the issue diligently. PHOTO: NAZMUL ISLAM Rickshaws ply the Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Narayanganj’s Rupganj yesterday. In an utter disregard…
    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina poses for a photograph with newly elected mayor and councilors of Barishal City Corporation at an oath taking
ceremony at her office in the capital yesterday. FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina poses for a photograph with newly elected mayor and councilors…
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    Happy birthday, Pori Moni
    Popular actress Pori Moni will celebrate her birthday today. DhakaLive has news that the actress will be spending the afternoon in an underprivileged child care centre in the capital. Later, in the evening, she will celebrate the birthday with her close friends and…
    Environment
    Mars likely to have enough oxygen to support life: Study

    Mars likely to have enough oxygen to support life: Study

    Salty water just below the surface of Mars could hold enough oxygen to support the kind of microbial life that emerged and flourished on Earth billions of years ago, researchers reported. In some locations,…
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    Microplastics found in human stools for the first time
    Microplastics have been found in human stools for the first time, according…
    Europe, Japan send spacecraft on 7-year journey to Mercury
    European and Japanese space agencies said an Ariane 5 rocket successfully lifted…
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