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Tk 5.6 crore drug items destroyed in Sylhet

Sylhet Office : Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) destroyed illegal narcotics items worth Tk 5.67 crore here Wednesday (June 12) morning.The drugs were seized in drives carried out in Sylhet bordering areas in last two years. The items include Indian liquor, Bangla liquor, Beer, Phesedyl, yaba, hemps and Indian bidi. BGB 48 Commanding Officer Lt Col Ahmed Yusuf Jamil, Sylhet district ...

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Rohingya crisis liability for all: Luxembourg

Int’l community urged to take decisive steps on accountability front Photo: PID Dhaka, June 12 : Minister for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Paulette Lenert on Wednesday termed the Rohingya crisis a ‘liability for all’ and assured to extend continued support for a durable and peaceful solution to it. He met Foreign Minister Dr ...

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Afzal Sayed Munna appointed as Vice-Chairman for Dagenham & Redbridge Sports Club

  The Bangladeshi-born 38-year-old, Lecturer from University of Wales Trinity Saint David has been appointed as the Vice-Chairman for Dagenham & Redbridge Sports Club. Afzal is also the Executive Member, Newham Barking & Dagenham Liberal Democrats and Liberal Democrats Campaign for Race Equality and also the Independent School Representative for National Education Union (NEU), Barking and Dagenham District The appointment ...

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Porimoni’s engagement broke up before marriage!

Famous film actress Porimoni and journalist Tamim got engaged on February 14 in 2019. In presence of the two families, their engagement was completed in a very huge function. Unlike many others, Porimoni was always very open about her relationship with journalist Tamin. Even she has posted photos on many occasions on the social media. They were about to get ...

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ICC Cricket World Cup : Pakistan win toss, opt to field against Australia

Pakistan won the toss and chose to bowl first against Australia in the 17th match of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 at County Ground in Taunton on Wednesday. After starting the World Cup with a 7-wicket defeat against West Indies and a thumping win over England, Pakistan will be looking to keep the momentum. Australia 1 David Warner, ...

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States sue to stop $26.5 billion Sprint-T-Mobile deal

Photo: A woman using a cell phone walks past T-Mobile and Sprint stores in New York. New York, Jun 12 : A group of state attorneys general led by New York and California filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday to block T-Mobile’s $26.5 billion bid for Sprint, citing consumer harm. The state attorneys general said the promised benefits, such as better ...

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Battle over Brexit resumes in UK House of Commons

Photo: Anti Brexit campaigner Steve Bray shouts through his megaphone outside Conservative leadership contender press conferences, in London, Tuesday, June 11, 2019.  London, Jun 12 : Britain’s Parliament is resuming its battle over Brexit, with an attempt by opposition lawmakers to stop the U.K. leaving the European Union without a divorce deal. The Conservative Party is holding a contest to replace ...

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Film academy sets 2021, 2022 Oscars date for late February

Photo: The Oscar statue appears the 91st Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Los Angeles, Jun 12 : The Oscars will be headed back to late February after next year’s show. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says Tuesday that the 93rd and 94th ceremonies will be held on Feb. 28, ...

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Germany, Italy, Belgium stay perfect in Euro 2020 qualifying

Photo: Germany’s Marco Reus, right, and Leroy Sane celebrate during a Group C soccer qualifying match between Germany and Estonia in Mainz, Germany, Tuesday, June 11, 2019. Berlin, Jun 12 : European heavyweights Germany, Italy and Belgium maintained their perfect records in qualifying for the 2020 European Championship on Tuesday, while world champion France bounced back from a surprising loss. ...

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