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Google plans to invest 3 billion euros in Europe

Denmark, Sept 20 : Google is planning to invest 3 billion euros to expand its data centers across Europe in the next two years. The tech giant’s CEO, Sundar Pichai, says it will bring the company’s total investments in the continent’s internet infrastructure to 15 billion euros since 2007. Pichai met with Finnish Prime Minister Antii Rinne on Friday in ...

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RAB raids Jubo League leader Shamim’s office at Niketan

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-1) started a raid in the office of SM Golam Kibria Shamim, a leader of Jubo League (JL) central committee, in the capital’s Niketan area on Friday afternoon. A team of the elite force reached the house no-144 in the area around 12:30pm and raided it, RAB sources confirmed. However, details about the raid could not be ...

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Katrina Kaif becomes biggest cheerleader of Salman Khan at IIFA 2019

In a video that has been shared by online fan accounts, actor Salman Khan can be seen leaping with joy when his frequent co-star Katrina Kaif is announced on stage at the recent IIFA Awards. The annual awards were held in Mumbai on Wednesday, with some of the biggest stars in attendance. The video, shared on Instagram, shows Salman jumping ...

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Tunisia’s ousted ruler Ben Ali dies

Tunis – Ousted Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali died in his exile in Saudi Arabia on Thursday, Tunisian sources have announced. He was 83 years and died at a Saudi hospital. Mounir Bin Salha said that Ben Ali died on Thursday in Jeddah and that his body is to be transferred to Makkah, awaiting the family’s decision on ...

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1 dead, 5 injured in US shooting

1 dead, 5 wounded in Washington DC shooting: report One person was killed and five others wounded on Thursday (Friday morning IST) in a shooting that happened on the streets of Washington DC in USA, not far from the White House, police told news agency Reuters.Whether a suspect has been taken into custody is still not clear in the incident, ...

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Supreme Court to rule next week on UK parliament suspension

Britain’s Supreme Court announced Thursday it will rule next week on whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully in shutting down parliament in the final weeks before Brexit, reports AFP. Following three days of intense arguments as the Brexit battle switched to the highest court in the land, judges are set to decide on Johnson’s advice to Queen Elizabeth II ...

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Drive against graft, irregularities to be conducted everywhere: Quader

Obidul Awami League General Secretary Obidul Quader. File photo Dhaka, Sept 20 : Awami League General Secretary Obidul Quader on Friday said the drive against corruption and irregularities will be conducted across the country. “Everywhere in the country where there’re irregularities and grafts, drives will be conducted there. It’s not only about Jubo League and Chhatra League, those who will ...

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508 new dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hrs

This recently taken photo shows the scenario of dengue patients at hospital. File photo Dhaka, Sept 20 : A total of 508 new dengue patients were hospitalised across the country in 24 hours till Friday morning. Of the new patients, 165 were hospitalised in Dhaka while 343 in other parts of the country, according to Directorate General of Health Services ...

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Mermaid Beach Resort VS. Mermaid Café Chill n Grill

Growing up in Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar has been one of those places where our family visited frequently. Jhaobon, Poushee, Dhanshiri were embedded in our everyday menu. However, as of recent, Cox’s Bazar has become a place of dishes beyond the regular maach bhaat. Mermaid has become a must visit now due to the ambience their locations provide. Whether it’s their ...

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4 bodies found floating in Rajshahi’s Baral River

Photo: Courtesy Rajshahi, Sept 20 : Four bodies were found floating in the Baral River in Sluice Gate area under Charghat upazila on Friday. Samit Kumar Kundu, officer-in-charge of Charghat Police Station, said local people spotted the bodies in the morning and informed police. It is not clear yet whether the bodies came from the upstream of the river or ...

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