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Mayabati gets uncut censor certificate

After all the speculation, the much-talked-about film ‘Mayabati’ received an uncut censor certificate from the Bangladesh Film Censor Board on Sunday. The film is directed by Arun Chowdhury and produced by Anwar Azad Films and Anonna Srishti Vision. Popular actress Nusrat Imrose Tisha and Swapnajaal famed actor Yash Rohan have paired up in Arun Choudhury’s second film ‘Mayabati. Talking about ...

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Khaleda gets bail in 2 defamation cases

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia. File photo Dhaka, June 18 : 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, Zainul ...

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Trump threatens to deport millions beginning next week

Photo : President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, in Washington.  Washington, Jun 18 : President Donald Trump is threatening to remove millions of people living in the country illegally on the eve of formally announcing his re-election bid. In a pair of tweets Monday night, Trump said that U.S. Immigration and ...

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Asian markets mixed ahead of central banks’ rate decisions

Photo : A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Singapore, Jun 18 : Asian stocks were mixed on Tuesday as caution set in ahead of interest rate decisions by the U.S. Federal Reserve and other central banks. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 eased 0.7% to 20,972.71 while South Korea’s Kospi ...

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France goes 3-0 at World Cup with 1-0 win over Nigeria

Photo : France players celebrate at the end of the Women’s World Cup Group A soccer match between Nigeria and France at the Roazhon Park in Rennes, France, Monday, June 17, 2019. Jun 18 : France completed World Cup group play with a 3-0 record for the first time, beating Nigeria 1-0 Monday night at Rennes when Wendie Renard converted ...

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Egypt’s ousted president Morsi dies in court during trial

Photo : Egypt’s ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi sits in a defendant cage in the Police Academy courthouse in Cairo, Egypt. Cairo, Jun 18 : Egypt’s first democratically elected president, Islamist leader Mohammed Morsi who was ousted by the military in 2013 after a year in office, collapsed in court while on trial Monday and died, state TV and his ...

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Norway knocks South Korea out of World Cup with 2-1 victory

Reims, Jun 18 : Norway knocked South Korea out of the Women’s World Cup by scoring on two penalties in a 2-1 victory Monday. Caroline Graham Hansen scored after five minutes and Isabell Herlovsen beat goalkeeper Kim Min-jung from the spot six minutes into the second half. Yeo Min-ji converted in the 78th minute but couldn’t spark a South Korean ...

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Voting in 5th phase upazila election underway

Photo :  Voting is underway in 23 upazilas in different districts in the fifth and final phase of the upazila parishad election. Dhaka, June 18 : Voting in the fifth and final phase of the upazila parishad election in 23 upazilas in different districts began on Tuesday morning. The balloting that began at 9am will continue till 5pm without any ...

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Tigers outplay Windies by 7 wickets

Shakib-Liton stand keeps Bangladesh semifinal hope alive Taunton, June 17 : World’s top all-rounder and Bangladesh’s ace cricketer Shakib al Hasan and Liton Das guided Tigers to crush West Indies and keep Semi Finals hope alive at in County ground, Taunton on Monday A brilliant 189-run partnership between Shakib and Liton Das took Bangladesh to reach the target at 41.3 ...

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President visits historical places in Uzbekistan

President Abdul Hamid visits Hasti Imam Mosque and Amir Temur Museum on Monday. Photo: PID Tashkent (Uzbekistan), June 17 : President Abdul Hamid visited Hasti Imam Mosque and Amir Temur Museum here on Monday. He visited the two historical places as part of the Tashkent city tour. Family members of the President, Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen along with ...

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