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Malaika Arora’s 10 fitness commandments

01 Food for thought Anybody who knows me, knows that I don’t propagate fad diets. I’m clear about one thing —people must eat healthy meals, and exercise. You’ll never see me on a crash diet, or following trends merely because they are popular in the West. You’ll keep hearing developments that talk about the [ill-effects of] rice, or the benefits ...

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‘Vampire burial’ of child with malaria discovered

Recent findings show that ‘Vampire burial’ techniques were used in ancient times to prevent a child, possibly infected with malaria, from rising from the dead and spreading the disease to the living.   The discovery of an ancient grave of a 10-year-old at a Roman site in Italy suggested that measures were taken to prevent the child–probably infected with malaria–from ...

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Facts about Crohn’s disease

Crohn’s disease (CD), a chronic inflammatory condition of the intestinal tract, is affecting people globally. Experts have long suspected that CD represents a collection of related but slightly different disorders.   In a study published in the journal JCI Insight, researchers at the University of North Carolina reported that they have pinpointed a single molecule – microRNA-31 (miR-31) – the ...

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CTTC resumes operation in Narsingdi, deploys drone

Photo: Counter Terrorism and Transnational (CTTC) chief Monirul Islam talks to journalists at Gangpar in Madhabdi municipality on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Narsingdi, Oct 17 : On the second day of the ‘Gardian Knot’ operation, law enforcers on Wednesday deployed a drone to observe the situation at the second ‘militant den’ at Gangpar in Madhabdi municipality. Briefing reporters in the ...

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Kumari Puja marks Maha Ashtami celebrations

Devotees flock to Ramkrishna Mission Temple in Dhaka to offer flowers at the feet of the girl Goddess Durga. Dhaka, Oct 17 : The Hindu devotees are celebrating Maha Ashtami, the most auspicious of the five-day Durga puja festival, at different Puja mandaps across the country. The main attraction of Maha Ashtami is Kumari Puja in which a pre-pubescent girl ...

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SUST admission results published

SUST Correspondent : The results of the admission tests for the first year honours course at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) for 2018-19 session was published early Wednesday. Details of the results are available at the university’s website admission.sust.edu. Besides, a notice in this regard will be available at the academic building of the university. A total of ...

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Uttarkhan fire death toll rises to 5

Firefighters at the house in Uttarkhan area of Dhaka where a fire breaks out on Saturday, October 13, 2018. Photo: Fire Service and Civil Defence Dhaka, Oct 17 : A man who along with seven others suffered burn injuries in a fire incident in the city’s Uttarkhan area early Saturday succumbed to his injuries five days after the incident on ...

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Joy criticises Dr Kamal for teaming up with BNP-Jamaat

‘They’re unpatriotic, anti-Bangladesh’ Prime Minister’s ICT Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy. File photo Dhaka, Oct 16 : Prime Minister’s ICT Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy has said Dr Kamal Hossain has finally shown his true colors by forming an alliance with BNP-Jamaat. He said Dr Kamla’s one partner — the BNP– burned people alive through arson attacks in 2013 and 2015. “His ...

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Dhaka for more focused discussion on climate finance, justice

Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations Ambassador Masud Bin Momen addresses at a UNGA meeting at the UN headquarters in New York on Monday. Photo: Courtesy Dhaka, Oct 16 : Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations Ambassador Masud Bin Momen has said the implementation of 2030 Agenda and Sustainable Development will largely depend on success in ...

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Brexit: Cabinet meeting kicks off crucial 48 hours

Theresa May will try to rally ministers behind her this morning at the start of a critical 48 hours for Brexit. On Monday, the PM told MPs an agreement with the EU was “still achievable” despite apparent deadlock over the issue of the Irish border.   EU officials, though, have warned no-deal is “more likely than ever before”.   The ...

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