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Don’t do anything that belittles party: Hasina to AL followers

Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday asked the leaders and activists of her party not to do anything that will bring bad name for the party as well as the government. “You shouldn’t do anything that will demean the party, government and the country,” she said when leaders of Awami League and its associate bodies went ...

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UK lawmakers OK Johnson’s Brexit bill, pave way to exit EU

Britain took a big step towards the European Union exit door on Friday when lawmakers gave preliminary approval to Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s EU divorce bill in a decisive vote that broke years of political deadlock over Brexit. The House of Commons, with its Conservative ranks swollen after Johnson’s election victory last week, voted 358-234 for the Withdrawal Agreement ...

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Death toll in India citizenship law protests climbs to 17

Three people died during clashes between demonstrators and police in northern India on Saturday, raising the nationwide death toll in protests against a new citizenship law to 17. O.P. Singh, the chief of police in Uttar Pradesh state, said the latest deaths have increased the death toll in the state to nine. “The number of fatalities may increase,” Singh said. ...

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Momen’s appeal to foreigners’ delegation: ‘We must stop genocide’

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Saturday called up the foreign friends including journalists, writers and historians to write against atrocities and violence to build a sustainable world of peace and stability stopping recurrence of such atrocities in any part of the world. “I need your pen. Write against these atrocities and violence (against Rohingya). This must stop. This ...

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Siam-Pori Moni’s ‘Bishwasundori’ fails to get nod from censor board

Popular director of the small screen Chayanika Chowdhury made debut in film by the film titled ‘Bishwasundori’. Two popular faces in Dhallywood Pori Moni and Siam starred this film. The film is in media discussion for not getting the censorship certificate because of some shot of the film remains incomplete. On the release of the film vice chairman of the ...

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Bangladesh gets first female FIFA referee

FIFA has been formally recognized Jaya Chakma as the first female FIFA referee in Bangladesh to lead an international women’s football matchas. In the meantime on August 23, Jaya Chakma gave the test for becoming a referee of FIFA at Bangabandhu Stadium, Dhaka. After receiving the report, FIFA formally informed BFF (Bangladesh Football Federation) by sending an e-mail. With this, ...

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French president says 33 jihadists killed in central Mali

French forces killed 33 Islamic extremists in central Mali on Saturday, French President Emmanuel Macron announced during a three-day trip to West Africa that has been dominated by the growing threat posed by jihadist groups. Macron tweeted that he was “proud of our soldiers who protect us” and that two Malian gendarmes were rescued in the operation. In a speech ...

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Experts at UEL conference focus on handling water emergencies

      How to deal with major reservoir incidents such as the one in Derbyshire in August this year, holding 1.2m tonnes of water, which flooded following heavy rains at Toddbrook Reservoir, was among the key topics discussed by over 40 experts from the water industry, gathered at the University of East London last week. The experts focused on ...

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Tower Hamlets in Bloom Awards 2019

  Recognition for those who help make the borough bright and beautiful Gardening groups, individuals and organisations who help to make public spaces greener and brighter, have been recognised at the council’s Tower Hamlets in Bloom Awards at the Art Pavilion, Mile End Park on 11 December. The council runs the annual horticultural competition in a bid to encourage more ...

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How Vitamin C is good for your skin

If you are updated with the skincare game, then you have probably heard of Vitamin C, which is touted as one of the best anti-ageing ingredients present in the market. It is also key to maintaining a smooth, even and glowing complexion. Undoubtedly, no ingredient deserves its own special category more than Vitamin C.Read on to learn why you should ...

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