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  • World Cup Cricket: England set 398 runs target for Afghanistan
  • Kalyanpur petrol pump fire under control
  • 35,82,347 cases pending at country’s courts: Minister
  • DIG Mizan braces for action; process underway: Home minister
  • Ecnec approves 11 projects involving Tk 8,053 cr
  • Remove and destroy expired medicines in 30 days: HC
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British PM hopefuls begin crucial week of votes The six Conservatives vying to become Britain’s prime minister face off in…
4 Indian troops killed in new Kashmir clashes Indian troops fought a gun battle with Kashmir rebels Tuesday after a car bomb attack…
Man who shared NZ mosque shooting video gets 21 months A Christchurch businessman who shared a video of worshippers being slaughtered at…
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Metro
Fake magistrate jailed for 6 months A Mobile court of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) sentenced a man to six months in jail on Tuesday for posing as an executive magistrate. DNCC sources…
2 killed in Cumilla road crash
Two people were killed and three others were injured in a head-on collision between a pick-up van and an auto-rickshaw at Jatrapur in Chouddagram upazila…
  • Bangladesh’s first iron ore mine discovered
  • Tribunal sends ex-Sonagazi OC to jail rejecting bail plea
  • Youth builds gorgeous electric car from scratch
  • Bangladesh
    Lack of data holds back management There is no government study or baseline survey on thalassaemia carriers and patients in Bangladesh, despite the non-communicable disease spreading silently, putting a huge burden on the respective families and country’s economy.  Owing to the absence of any government database, private hospitals…
    Remove and destroy expired medicines in 30 days: HC The High Court (HC) on Tuesday asked the authorities concerned to take necessary steps to remove expired medicines from pharmacy shelves across the country and destroy those within 30 days. The HC bench of Justice FRM Nazmul Ahasan and Justice KM Kamrul Kader passed the order following a writ petition.…
  • Take action against toxic fruit sellers: HC
  • DIG Mizan braces for action; process underway: Home minister
  • Politics
    Khaleda gets 6-month bail in two defamation cases The High Court on Tuesday granted bail for six months to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in two cases filed on defamation charges. The HC bench of Justice Muhammad Abdul Hafiz and Justice Ahmed Sohel passed the order after hearing separate petitions. Senior lawyer AJ Mohammad Ali, Barrister Moudud Ahmed,…
    Govt won’t interfere if Khaleda gets bail Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader yesterday said if BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia gets bail from court, the government will not interfere in the matter. “A court convicted Khaleda Zia. It is also the jurisdiction of the court whether she…
  • BNP’s joining not to legitimise parliament, say its MPS
  • $ 7bn dollars siphoned off, alleges Moudud
  • Sports
    Accolades pouring on Tigers Accolades continued pouring on Bangladesh for their tremendous victory against West Indies, a victory that kept them alive in the ICC Cricket…
  • England bat against Afghanistan
  • Former cricketers' laud Tigers for victory over Windies
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    Heat waves and health

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    Heat waves and health
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    • Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan (L) celebrates his century with Bangladesh's Liton Das during the 2019 Cricket World Cup group stage match between West Indies and Bangladesh at The County Ground in Taunton, southwest England yesterday. AFP PHOTO
    • Germany : A ladybird rests on a daisy flower on June 13, 2019 in Munich, southern Germany. AFP PHOTO
    • Greece : June's full moon, known as the Strawberry Moon, rises above the Apollo Temple in ancient Corinth, on June 17, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Bangladesh's captain Mashrafe Mortaza (right) and Shakib al Hasan seen during a training session at The County Ground in Taunton, south-west England yesterday ahead of their 2019 World Cup match against West Indies today. BCB PHOTO
    • Youths take a bath in the Buriganga River yesterday to get a relief from scorching heat as the day’s maximum temperature in the Bangladesh capital was recorded at 36 degrees Celsius. AFP PHOTO
    • Ankara : This picture taken on June 5, 2019 shows a general view of the newly constructed Kuzey Ankara Mosque in Pursaklar district in Ankara. AFP PHOTO
    • Veneto : People take part in the annual Vogalonga rowing regatta on the Venice lagoon, on June 9, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • DEUTSCHLAND : A man paddles with his board on the lake Starnberger See near Seeshaupt, southern Germany, as the sun sets after a day with temperatures reaching 28 degrees on June 7, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Pakistan : A Kalash woman wearing a traditional dress takes a selfie with her friends during a break as they celebrate 'Joshi', a festival to welcome the arrival of spring, at Bumburate village in the mountainous valleys in northern Pakistan on May 16, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    • Ankara : Shows a general view of the newly constructed Kuzey Ankara Mosque in Pursaklar district in Ankara on June 5, 2019. AFP PHOTO
    With a baby on her lap, a woman smiles on her fellows who riskily follow her in crossing a road at Shahjadpur in the capital Sunday, skipping the
footbridge at a stone’s throw. PHOTO: NAZMUL ISLAM With a baby on her lap, a woman smiles on her fellows who riskily follow her in crossing a…
    Locals plant paddy seedlings on the muddy road at Paikpara village in Jamalpur recently protesting the authorities' indifference to repair it. FOCUS BANGLA PHOTO Locals plant paddy seedlings on the muddy road at Paikpara village in Jamalpur recently protesting…
    Policemen escort former Sonagazi OC Moazzem Hossain (with goggles in eyes and head down) as he was produced
before Dhaka Cyber Crimes Tribunal in the capital yesterday over the video recording of Nusrat Jahan Rafi’s statement
and spreading it online. PHOTO: SUMANTA CHAKRABORTY Policemen escort former Sonagazi OC Moazzem Hossain (with goggles in eyes and head down) as…
    Bangladesh women’s tennis team which will take part in Fed Cup Asia/Oceania Zone
Group-2 poses for a photograph with AIUB Vice-Chancellor Carmen Z Lamagna (L-3rd)
during a press conference at AIUB auditorium in the capital before departing for
Malaysia yesterday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO Bangladesh women’s tennis team which will take part in Fed Cup Asia/Oceania Zone Group-2…
    Entertainment, Art & Culture
    Curtain rises on ‘Bangladesh Int’l Theatre Festival’ tomorrow
    For the first time in the history of the country, an international theatre festival is going to be hosted by the government. Organised by Ministry of Cultural Affairs, the weeklong event titled ‘Bangladesh International Theatre Festival’ will take place…
    Environment
    Greenland lost 2 billion tons of ice on just one day

    Greenland lost 2 billion tons of ice on just one day

    Over 40% of Greenland experienced melting Thursday, with total ice loss estimated to be more than 2 gigatons (equal to 2 billion tons) on just that day alone. While Greenland is a big island filled with…
    Life Style
    Health & Life Style
    Nothing to worry as ‘expired medicines replaced regularly’
    There is nothing to be worried about expired medicine in pharmacies or retailers…
    Look cool and confident this summer
    It is sweltering hot outside and how much ever one would like to wear this summer,…
    Young Chinese revive ancient fashion
    Dressed in a flowing long robe adorned with beaded floral embroidery from a bygone…
    Science & Tech
    NASA's Deep Space Atomic Clock to launch into Earth's orbit in late June
    The Deep Space Atomic Clock, a new technology from NASA's Jet Propulsion…
    Vodafone suffers faults across Europe
    Vodafone says it is working to tackle "disruption" to its mobile…
    India unveils spacecraft for second Moon mission
    India's space agency has unveiled its spacecraft that it plans to launch…
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