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Rail communications with Sylhet to resume by evening: Rail Secy

Dhaka, June 24 : The rail communications with Sylhet that remained suspended following a train crash will resume by this (Monday) evening, said Railways Secretary Mofazzal Hossain. Six coaches of Dhaka-bound ‘Upaban Express’ from Sylhet veered off the tracks on Sunday night after a culvert over the Barochhara Canal broke down, leaving five people dead and many more injured. The ...

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FDI inflow rises to 3,613.3 million in Bangladesh: Unctad

Bangladesh top among favoured investment destination in South Asia Dhaka, June 24 : Foreign Direct Investment(FDI) in Bangladesh rose by 68 percent  to $3,613.3 million in 2018 from $2151.6 million in the previous year, according to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (Unctad) world investment Report 2019. Bangladesh was on the top position in FDI inflow among South ...

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Trump: ‘Surprise’ question about Pence led him to hesitate

Photo: President Donald Trump, with first lady Melania Trump, and Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen, speaks from the Truman Balcony of the White House during the annual Congressional Picnic on the South Lawn, Friday June 21, 2019, in Washington. Washington, Jun 24 : President Donald Trump says he hesitated to back a possible 2024 presidential run by ...

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Indian soldiers recover bodies of 7 missing mountaineers

Lucknow, Jun 24 : Indian paramilitary soldiers have reached the bodies of seven of eight members from a team of international climbers believed killed on a notoriously dangerous Himalayan mountain, an official said Sunday. An administrator of Uttarakhand state, Vijay Jogdande, said the soldiers reached the bodies Sunday, but they had yet to be identified. The bodies will now be ...

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Cavallini, David scores 3 goals, Canada defeats Cuba 7-0

Photo: Canada’s Jonathan David (20) battles Cuba’s Aricheell Hernandez (10) during the first half of their CONCACAF Golf Cup soccer match in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, June 23, 2019. Charlotte, Jun 24 : Coach John Herdman couldn’t be happier about the state of Canadian soccer. “Our Canadian football system is starting to produce players,” Herdman said. “That’s exciting, seeing those youngsters ...

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Wife of reality TV bounty hunter in medically induced coma

Photo: Duane “Dog” Chapman, right, and Beth Chapman present the award for CMT performance of the year at the CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. Honolulu, Jun 24 : The wife of reality TV bounty hunter Duane “Dog” Chapman is in a medically induced coma, a report said. Beth Chapman is in the intensive care unit of ...

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Average US price of gas drops 11 cents per gallon to $2.73

Camarillo, Jun 24 : The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline dropped 11 cents per gallon (3.8 liters) over the past two weeks, to $2.73. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey says Sunday that lower crude oil prices contributed to the drop at the pump. Oil prices rose last week, however, because of tensions between the United States ...

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Death toll from Moulvibazar train crash rises to 5

BGB deployed in rescue operation Photo : Six coaches of Dhaka-bound ‘Upaban Express’ from Sylhet veered off the tracks 200 yards off Baramchal Railway Station in Kulaura of Moulvibazar. Moulvibazar Correspondent : The death toll from Sunday night’s train crash at Baramchal in Kulaura upazila here rose to 5 while the number of injured to over 200, police said. The ...

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Protest Meeting Held by East Bengal Socialist Party (Jonojuddho)

Press realize: A protest meeting had been held by East Bengal Socialist Party (Jonojuddho, UK Branch on 19th June, Wednesday in an aristocrat restaurant of Manor Park, London. Comrade Wahiduzzaman presided over the meeting. Speakers in the meeting mentioned the illegal government of Bangladesh is violating Human Rights in every step to permanent their power. Violating Human Rights is a ...

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