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Folk singer Kuddus Boyati hospitalized

Popular folk singer Kuddus Boyati was hospitalized after being seriously ill, his son Eliuas told media on Tuesday.   Eliuas said his father Boyati cannot eat anything for 7-8 days due to Esophagus problems.  Two days ago, we took him to Mohakhali’s National Institute of Diseases of the Chest and Hospital in the capital as his physical condition deteriorated, Eliuas ...

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3 children among 4 found dead after west Michigan shooting

Photo: Kent County Sheriff personnel investigate the scene of a fatal shooting on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, near Cedar Springs, Mich. Authorities say several people, including children, have been fatally shot at a property in western Michigan. Solon Township, Feb 19 : Authorities say three children and a woman were found dead of apparent gunshot wounds at a home in ...

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16 states sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

Photo: In this Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump declares a national emergency in order to build a wall along the southern border during an event in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington. Sacramento, Feb 19 : California and 15 other states filed a lawsuit Monday against President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration to fund ...

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49 women MPs to be sworn in Wednesday

Dhaka, Feb 19 : The newly elected 49 Members of Parliament to the seats reserved for women in the 11th parliament will be sworn in on Wednesday. The oath-taking ceremony will be held at 10:30 am at the oath-taking room of the national parliament, said a press release issued Tuesday. The election commission published an official gazette with the names ...

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Man United defeats Chelsea, advances to FA Cup quarterfinals

Photo: Manchester United’s Ander Herrera, center, scores the opening goal of the game during the English FA Cup fifth round soccer match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. London, Feb 19 : Ander Herrera and Paul Pogba each scored first-half goals as Manchester United defeated Chelsea 2-0 on Monday at Stamford ...

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Scientist who popularized term “global warming” dies at 87

Photo: In this Nov. 21, 2008, file photo, Wallace Smith Broecker, a professor in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Columbia University in New York, addresses the audience during the Balzan prize ceremony in Rome. New York, Feb 19 : A scientist who raised early alarms about climate change and popularized the term “global warming” has died. Wallace ...

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Morocco, India sign agreements on bilateral cooperation

Rabat, Feb 19 : The Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita and his Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj signed Monday here four agreements to cement bilateral cooperation. The two foreign ministers inked four memorandums of understanding (MoUs) in the areas of security, housing, investments and youths. Speaking at a press briefing, Bourita said the signing of these agreements will strengthen the legal ...

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Biswa Ijtema ends with Saad followers’ Akheri Munajat

Photo: Thousands of devotees throng Tongi Ijtema field on the bank of the Turag river to join the final prayers on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. Gazipur, Feb 19 : The five-day long 54th Biswa Ijtema concluded following Akheri Munajat (final prayer) with the participation of followers of Indian Islamic preacher Mawlana Muhammad Saad Al Kandhalvi on the bank of the ...

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Brex-split: 7 lawmakers quit Labour over EU, anti-Semitism

Photo: Chaka Umunna speaks alongside Luciana Berger, left, and Angela Smith, right, during a press conference to announce the new political party, The Independent Group, in London, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. London, Feb 18 : Seven British lawmakers quit the main opposition Labour Party on Monday over its approach to issues including Brexit and anti-Semitism — the biggest shake-up in ...

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Zafar Iqbal wants Feb 18 to be ‘Nat’l Teachers’ Day’

SUST Correspondent : Noted science fiction writer and educationist Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal on Monday demanded that February 18 be announced as the ‘National Teachers’ Day’ to pay homage to the country’s first martyred intellectual, Dr Mohammad Shamsuzzoha. He made the demand while addressing a commemorative meeting on Dr Zoha at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology here, marking his ...

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