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Nigeria still in contention with win vs Iceland

Photo: Nigeria’s Ahmed Musa celebrates after scoring his team’s second goal during the group D match between Nigeria and Iceland at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Volgograd Arena in Volgograd, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. MOSCOW, June 22 : Ahmed Musa has made a spectacular entrance into the World Cup by scoring twice in Nigeria’s 2-0 victory over ...

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Flood situation worsens in Sunamganj

Sunamganj Correspondent : Several more villages of Jagannathpur upazila in the district were inundated due to the overflow of water in Kushiara River in last week. Flood water entered into several villages of different unions including Raniganj, Pailagaon and Asharkandi causing sufferings to people. Hundreds of families of these areas, living near the bank of the river, were found being ...

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Brazil scores late goals to beat Costa Rica 2-0 at World Cup

Photo : Brazil’s Neymar, right, and Costa Rica’s Celso Borges challenge for the ball during the group E match between Brazil and Costa Rica at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. St. Petersburg, June 22 : Philippe Coutinho and Neymar scored injury-time goals to help Brazil beat Costa ...

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Saudi women set to drive legally for first time on Sunday

Photo collected Women in this strict Muslim country finally get to sit behind the wheel and legally drive for the first time starting Sunday. One side benefit: This milestone could decrease the nation’s exorbitant traffic fatalities. “Saudi Arabia has one of the highest accident rates in the whole world, and that’s why safe driving is so important to us,” said ...

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City polls: Liton, Kamran, Sadiq get AL nominations

Liton, Kamran and Sadiq DHAKA: The ruling Awami League has nominated the mayoral candidates to contest in the upcoming City Corporation polls of Rajshahi, Barisal and Sylhet. The nomination approval came from a joint meeting between the local government and parliamentary nomination board. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presided over the meeting at Ganabhaban on Friday evening (June 22). Rajshahi metropolitan ...

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Matia for research on cultivating foreign fruits

Dhaka, Jun 22 : Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury on Friday urged agricultural scientists to increase their research works to find effective ways to adopt the cultivation of foreign better fruits alongside protecting local fruit varieties. Addressing the inaugural ceremony of the ‘National Fruit Tree Planting Fortnight and National Fruit Exhibition’, she also urged the scientists to invent ways to ensure ...

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Thailand wants deeper economic ties with Bangladesh

Bangladesh lauded for its robust growth Dhaka, Jun 22 : Deputy Foreign Minister of Thailand Virasakdi Futrakul has expressed keen interest to deepen economic and cultural bonds with Bangladesh and lauded its robust growth and development success stories. “Thailand looks forward to deepening economic and cultural bonds with its Bay of Bengal neighbour,” he said. The Thai Deputy Foreign Minister ...

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Extensive measures taken against extremism: FM

Dhaka, Jun 22 : Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on Friday said acts of terror and targeted killings have only strengthened the government’s resolve to eradicate fanaticism and religious intolerance from society. “After the terrorist attack in the Holey Artisan Bakery in 2016, the government of Prime Minister Sheikh has taken extensive counter and preventive measures against terrorism and violent ...

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Govt to be forced to engage in dialogue: Moudud

Dhaka, June 22 : BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed on Friday said their party will force the government to hold a dialogue with political parties over the next general election. “He (Obaidul Quader) said there’s no need to hold any dialogue. You’ll certainly feel the need for talks. The government will be forced to engage in talks and it’s now ...

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4 killed in Sirajganj, Naogaon road crashes

Four people were killed in separate road accidents in Sirajganj and Naogaon districts on  Friday morning. In Naogaon, two people were killed when a truck hit a van at Godown Para in Sapahar upazila headquarters.   The deceased were identified as Abdus Salam, 24, son of Majed Ali of Shibganj upazila in Chapainawabganj district and Hiron Bepari, 30, son of ...

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