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Priyanka Chopra and Farhan Akhtar in Shonali Bose’s next

Priyanka Chopra is back in India with her alleged boyfriend Nick Jonas. While PeeCee will give Nick a glimpse of Indian hospitality, our international star is making sure that she is keeping her work diary full. The latest buzz is that Priyanka will be sharing screen space with her Don director Farhan Akhtar in Shonali Bose’s film on Ayesha Chaudhary, ...

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SUST to reopen Sunday after Eid, summer vacation

SUST Correspondent : The academic activities of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) will resume on Sunday after Eid-ul-Fitr and summer vacation. Ishfaqul Hossain, registrar of the university, said that the academic activities were suspended from 20th May while the official activities from May 27. The students have already started to return to their dormitories.

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AL Anniversary: PM pays homage to Bangabandhu

Dhaka, June 23 : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday paid tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, marking the 69th founding anniversary of Awami League. She placed a wreath at the portrait of Bangabandhu at Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi-32. After laying the wreath, the Prime Minister stood in solemn silence for some time as a ...

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Road crashes in 8 districts leave 33 dead, 105 injured

Photo: A bus plunges into a roadside ditch on Dhaka-Barishal highway in Bhanga upazila in Faridpur district on Saturday. Dhaka, June 23 : At least 33 people were killed and 105 others injured in road accidents in eight districts onSaturday. Among the victims, 16 were killed in Gaibandha, six in Rangpur, two each in Natore, Gopalganj, Sirajganj, Faridpur, Laxmipur districts ...

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Plans unclear for reuniting separated immigrant children

Mcallen, June 23 : Two days after President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of families at the border, federal authorities Friday cast about for jail space to detain them together, leaving hundreds of parents in the dark on when they would be reunited with their children. Immigration and Customs Enforcement posted a notice saying it is looking ...

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Hundreds of women march in Rio to demand legal abortion

Rio De Janeiro, June 23 : Hundreds of women marched in Rio de Janeiro on Friday to demand the legalization of abortion in Brazil. The march followed a breakthrough for abortion supporters in neighboring Argentina, where the lower house of congress approved a bill this month that would legalize elective abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy. Carrying banners ...

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Trump declares NKorea still poses “extraordinary threat”

Washington, June 23 : President Donald Trump declared Friday that North Korea still poses an “extraordinary threat” to the United States. In an executive order, the president extended for one year the so-called “national emergency” with respect to the nuclear-armed nation, re-authorizing economic restrictions against it. While expected, the declaration comes just nine days after Trump tweeted, “There is no ...

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Police: Backup driver in fatal Uber crash was distracted

Phoenix, June 23 : The human backup driver in an autonomous Uber SUV was streaming the television show “The Voice” on her phone and looking downward just before fatally striking a pedestrian in suburban Phoenix, according to a police report. The 300-page report released Thursday night by police in Tempe revealed that driver Rafaela Vasquez had been streaming the musical ...

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Trump pushes back against border separation uproar

Washington, June 23 : President Donald Trump tried to cast doubt Friday on wrenching tales of migrant children separated from their families at the border, dismissing “phony stories of sadness and grief” while asserting the real victims of the nation’s immigration crisis are Americans killed by those who cross the border unlawfully. Bombarded with criticism condemning the family-separation situation as ...

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Nigeria still in contention with win vs Iceland

Photo: Nigeria’s Ahmed Musa celebrates after scoring his team’s second goal during the group D match between Nigeria and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Volgograd Arena in Volgograd, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. MOSCOW, June 22 : Ahmed Musa has made a spectacular entrance into the World Cup by scoring twice in Nigeria’s 2-0 victory over ...

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