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Nobel Prize-winning physicist Leon Lederman dies at 96

BOISE, Idaho : Leon Lederman, an experimental physicist who won a Nobel Prize in physics for his work on subatomic particles and coined the phrase “God particle,” died Wednesday at 96. Lederman directed the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory near Chicago from 1978 to 1989. He’s described as a giant in his field who also had a passion for sharing science, ...

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US, China look on as Putin seeks India arms deals

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in India on Thursday looking to tie up billions of dollars in arms deals with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, likely irking the US, China and Pakistan in one fell swoop. The Kremlin said before the two-day visit that the “key feature” would be the signing of a $5-billion deal for the advanced S-400 air defence ...

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Bangladesh stresses importance on safe, orderly migration: Envoy

Dhaka, Oct 4 : Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh Mission to the United Nations Masud Bin Momen has said Bangladesh stresses importance on effective enforcement of labour laws with regard to migrant workers and promotes safe, orderly and regular migration. “We’re actively engaged,” he said recalling Bangladesh’s deliberations leading to the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants in ...

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Govt issues gazette abolishing quota in 1st and 2nd class govt jobs

  Dhaka, Oct 4 : The government has issued a gazette notification abolishing the existing quota system in the recruitment process of the first and second class government jobs. The Public Administration Ministry issued the notification on Thursday with immediate effect, according to the website of the ministry. As per the gazette, candidates for the first and second class government ...

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Resolve conflicts among Muslim countries: PM

Rohingyas to be relocated to Bhashanchar, she says Photo: Iranian Ambassador to Bangladesh Dr Abbas Vaezi Dehnavi met PM Sheikh Hasina at her official residence Ganobhaban. Dhaka, Oct 4 : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday underscored the need for resolving conflicts among Muslim countries, particularly the OIC member states, through discussions. She expressed the view when Iranian Ambassador to ...

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SC upholds HC order on Shahidul’s division in jail

File Photo Dhaka, Oct 4 : The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the leave to appeal petition filed by the government challenging a High Court order that had directed the prison authorities to provide first-class division facilities to photographer Shahidul Alam. A four-member bench of the Appellate Division led by Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain passed the order following a ...

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6 hurt in gas cylinder blast in Pabna

Photo: A student, who sustained burn injuries after a gas cylinder blast in Ishwardi upazila headquarters, is being treated at the Upazila Health Complex on Thursday, October 4, 2018. Pabna, Oct 4 : Six people sustained injured in a gas cylinder explosion at the National Development Fair premises in front of Ishwardi Upazila Parishad office on Thursday. The victims were ...

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Bangladesh will no longer depend on others: PM

PM opens 3-day Development Fair Photo: Organisers bring out a colourfull rally from the field of International Trade Fair in Agargaon, Dhaka on Thursday, October 4, 2018. Dhaka, Oct 4 : Mentioning that Bangladesh will not remain dependent on others, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said her government has taken all the necessary plans and is working accordingly so ...

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SUST Press Club gets new committee

Newly elected Shahjalal University Press Club President Ziaul Islam and General Secretary Junaid Ahmed. SUST Correspondent :  Members of Shahjalal University Press Club on Thursday elected the executive committee for the year of 2018-2019. The election began at 10:00 am on the campus and continued till 12:00 am, said chief election commissioner Prof Muhsin Aziz Khan of Industrial and Production ...

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Biman flight makes emergency landing in Sylhet

Sylhet Office :  An aircraft of Biman Bangladesh Airlines made an emergency landing amid panic among the passengers at Osmani International Airport here on Wednesday afternoon. The plane, however, landed safely with all passengers and cabin crews unhurt. Sources at the Airport said the flight BG-601 took off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at around 3:26 pm carrying 65 passengers ...

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