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Debris found in new Boeing 737 Max fuel tanks

Boeing’s crisis-hit 737 Max jetliner faces a new potential safety issue as debris has been found in the fuel tanks of several new planes which in storage, awaiting delivery to airlines, reports BBC. The head of Boeing’s 737 programme has told employees that the discovery was “absolutely unacceptable”.A Boeing spokesman said the company did not see the issue further delaying ...

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Eating fast food can make children fat

If you want your children to stay in shape, do not allow them to indulge in burgers and pizzas. Researchers have found that fast food intake can independently contribute to excess weight gain among children. Being overweight and obese increases the risk of numerous physical and psychosocial problems during childhood, including fatty liver disease, Type-2 diabetes and depression. “We now ...

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Is Shah Rukh Khan’s daughter Suhana Khan in SOTY 3?

With his stint on Bigg Boss 13, model Asim Riaz has accumulated a huge fan base, which includes WWE wrestler and actor John Cena. Soon after the reality show ended, rumours started doing the rounds that Asim will be launched by Karan Johar in Student of the Year 3 alongside Shah Rukh Khan’s daughter Suhana Khan, reports The Indian Express.Karan ...

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Atlético Madrid edges Liverpool 1-0 in Champions League

Photo: Atletico Madrid players celebrate after a 1st leg, round of 16, of the Champions League soccer match between Atletico Madrid and Liverpool at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020. Atlético Madrid’s defense was back at its best on Tuesday, too good even for the European champions. Atlético Madrid scored early and then defended superbly to ...

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Coronavirus cases in China fall again as deaths top 2,000

Photo: shoppers look at antiseptic gel on sale at the 7Fresh supermarket in Beijing. Stores that offer online purchases are enjoying brisk sales as residents avoid going out during the current viral outbreak with authorities last week requiring people returning to the capital to self-quarantine at home or in a concentrated area for medical observation. New virus cases in China ...

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Coronavirus-infected Bangladeshi in ‘critical state’ in Singapore: FM

One of the Bangladesh citizens, infected with coronavirus or Covid-19 in Singapore, is now in a “very critical state” and medicine given to him is not responding, said Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Wednesday. Singapore Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Vivian Balakrishnan conveyed the updates during a telephone conversation with his Bangladesh counterpart Dr Momen on Wednesday morning. ...

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Ramsgate City Mayor of UK coming to village home in Manikganj

Different social and cultural organisations have taken preparation to welcome Ramsgate City Mayor of UK Raushan Ara Begum as she is coming to visit her own village of Manikganj in Bangladesh. The Ramsgate City Mayor will reach Bangladesh on Wednesday noon. She will go to her village home at Irta village of Talebpur union of Singair upazila of Manikganj by ...

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Vaccination campaign for Cholera, diarrhoea starts on Wednesday

 A six-day vaccination campaign will be kicked off tomorrow in the city aiming to immune people from Cholera and diarrhoea diseases. The information was given at a press conference organised at the auditorium of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) at Mohakhali in the capital this morning. The vaccination campaign will be conducted in the city’s Mohammadpur, Adabor, Darus Salam, ...

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Coronavirus: Bangladesh provides medical logistics to China

‘Most advanced kits’ from China arrive Wednesday   Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday handed over some medical logistics to Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Li Jiming as a goodwill gesture from Bangladesh to China. Ten lakh hand gloves, five lakh facemasks, 1.5 lakh caps, one lakh hand sanitizers, 50,000 shoe-covers and 8,000 gowns are among the provided medical ...

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Bunty Aur Babli 2 to release on June 26

Bunty Aur Babli 2 will hit the theatres countrywide on June 26, the makers announced on Tuesday. The film, being touted as a “rebooted sequel”, reunites Rani Mukerji and Saif Ali Khan after 11 years. Rani, who featured opposite Abhishek Bachchan in the original 2005 crime comedy, will reprise her role in the new movie. Saif replaces Abhishek as the ...

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