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Prothom Alo editor Matiur Rahman gets bail in Nayeemul Abrar’s death case

A Dhaka court on Monday granted bail to Prothom Alo Editor Matiur Rahman in a case filed over the death of Dhaka Residential Model College student Nayeemul Abrar Rahat. Dhaka Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Kaisarul Islam passed the order after hearing a bail petition filed by his lawyer. The Prothom Alo editor filed the petition in the morning as the ...

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England win South Africa Twenty20 series

England beat South Africa by five wickets in the third and final Twenty20 international at SuperSport Park on Sunday to win the three-match series. South Africa 222-6 in 20 overs (T. Bavuma 49, Q. de Kock 35, H. Klaasen 66, D. Miller 35 not out; T. Curran 2-33, B. Stokes 2-35) England 226-5 in 19.1 overs (J. Buttler 57, J. ...

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2 motorcyclist killed in Sunamganj road crash

Sunamganj Correspondent : Two motorcyclists were killed and two others were injured as their bike hit a roadside electric piler on Sunday evening at Maizbari area of ​​Sunamganj. The deceased were identified as Sohag, son of Nasir Mia of Maizbari area, and Pavel, son of Shamsun Noor, of the same area. Locals said the accident took place on Sunday afternoon ...

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Pailgaon Zaminderbari to be ‘reserved as archaeological site’

Photo : The frontal view of the Pailgaon Zaminderbari of Jagannathpur upazila in Sunamganj district. Sylhet Office : The Pailgaon Zaminderbari of Jagannathpur upazila in Sunamganj would be protected as a ‘reserved archaeological site’. A team from the Directorate of Archeology led by its Regional Director for Chattogram and Sylhet divisions Dr Md Ataur Rahman said this after a visit ...

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Ex-CJ SK Sinha cleared of graft charges

Former Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha. File photo A Dhaka court has exonerated former Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha of charges in a case filed by former minister Barrister Nazmul Huda. Dhaka Senior Special Judge KM Imrul Kayes passed the order recently after accepting the final report submitted by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), said court bench clerk Foyez Ahmed on ...

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Qatar to hire skilled manpower from Bangladesh, its minister tells PM

Photo: PID Visiting Qatar State Minister for Foreign Affairs Soltan bin Saad Al-Muraikhi on Sunday said their country wants to hire skilled manpower like physicians and engineers from Bangladesh. “We want to take skilled manpower like physicians, engineers and others from Bangladesh,” he said during a meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban office. PM’s Press ...

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Eat few leaves gives most antioxidants, vitamins and minerals

Eating few raw leaves gives you the most antioxidants, vitamins and minerals needed for good health. You will likely enjoy improved vision, better hair and skin health, improved digestion, more energy and a reduced risk of many diseases, such as cardiovascular disease when you make them a part of your daily diet, reports The Statesman. Here is the list of ...

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NASA missions could uncover secrets on Venus

In order to further explore our solar system, NASA has chosen four proposals for missions that would investigate Venus, Jupiter’s moon Io and Neptune’s moon Trident. If chosen, NASA would develop the missions. The four proposals highlight planets and moons that are not currently included in the agency’s ongoing projects. They’re part of the agency’s Discovery Program, which encourages scientists ...

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PM stresses giving more funds for vocational, technical training

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday put emphasis on allocating more fund for technical and vocational training from the Prime Minister’s Education Assistance Trust to develop a skilled and efficient generation. “Skilled and efficient youths can be entrepreneurs instead of running after jobs. We should change the mindset to run after for jobs,” she said at the 6th advisory council ...

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Five major causes of kidney damage

There are many causes that are linked to an increased risk of kidney disease. The only way to know how well your kidneys are working is to get them tested, reports The Statesman. Kidney disease often has no signs and symptoms until your kidneys are very badly damaged. Help protect yourself against kidney disease knowing its causes and eradicating them ...

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