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10 wounded as gunmen open fire outside New Jersey bar

This photo provided by 3 CBS Philadelphia shows police canvasing the scene of a shooting in Trenton, N.J. on Saturday, May 25, 2019. Photo: Collected Trenton, May 26 : At least two gunmen fired into a crowd outside a bar in New Jersey’s capital city, wounding 10 people, two critically, but the motive for the shooting remains unknown, authorities said. ...

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CWC Warmups: Australia beats England, NZ crushes India

Photo: Australia’s Steve Smith plays a shot during the Cricket World Cup warm up match between England and Australia at the Rose Bowl in Southampton, England, Saturday, May 25, 2019. London, May 26 : A century by Steve Smith led Australia to a 12-run win over England, and New Zealand made short work of India at the Oval in Cricket ...

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President returns home after health check-up

Dhaka, May 26 : President Abdul Hamid returned home on Sunday after an 11-day visit to London and Germany for health check-up and treatment of eyes. “A VVIP flight (BG 202) of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying the President landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 10:26 am,” President’s Deputy Press Secretary Abul Kalam Azad told UNB. Liberation War Affairs Minister ...

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Solar-powered dug wells bring hope of water in drought-prone Naogaon

Photo: Solar-powered dug well in Naogaon. Naogaon, May 26 : The term ‘drought-prone region’ to describe a cluster of districts in the country’s north sounds almost benign, hardly capturing the perpetual hardship for people engaged in a constant battle for water, the key to life. The paucity of water also makes it extremely difficult for farming or any form of ...

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Fake goods factory sealed off in Chandpur; owner arrested, fined Tk 2 lakh

Chandpur, May 25 : Police in a drive here on Saturday sealed off a factory that had been producing fake brands of items like turmeric chutney, detergent powder, tang and mustard oil in the city’s Wireless area. Jahed Patwary, additional superintendent of police (Chandpur sadar circle), said acting on a secret tip-off, Executive Magistrate Morshedul Islam with others led a ...

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Mannan goes to Thailand Sunday to attend ESCAP conference

Planning Minister MA Mannan. File photo Dhaka, May 25 : Planning Minister MA Mannan will leave here for Thailand on Sunday to join the 75th session of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP). The minister is leading a 16-member Bangladesh delegation that also includes Economic Relations Division Secretary Monowar Ahmed. The ESCAP session ...

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Next budget to cross Tk 5 lakh crore: PM

PM Sheikh Hasina offers munazat before ifter at her official residence Ganobhaban. Dhaka, May 25 : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said the next national budget will be placed in Parliament on June 13 and its size will be over Tk 5 lakh crore. “We placed a Tk 4.64 lakh crore budget for the current fiscal year … we’ll ...

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Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

Photo: President Donald Trump and fist lady Melania Trump arrive at Haneda International Airport for a state visit, Saturday, May 25, 2019, in Tokyo. Tokyo, May 25 : Under the threat of potentially devastating U.S. tariffs on autos, Japan was ready to roll out the newest phase of its charm offensive targeting President Donald Trump as it welcomed him on ...

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Unhealthy food at work ups risk of lifestyle ailments

If you tend to keep guards on unhealthy foods down at the workplace, you may be at an increased risk of diabetes and cardiovascular diseases, compared with those who eat healthy food, says a study. Employees who purchased the least healthy food in the cafeteria were more likely to have an unhealthy diet outside of work, be overweight and/or obese ...

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurates Panchagarh Express intercity train

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated Panchagarh Express intercity train service through videoconferencing from Dhaka on Saturday. Panchagarh and Thakurgaon people were cheerful as Bangladesh Railway launched the nonstop intercity train service on Dhaka-Panchagarh route today at 11:30am, sources said. The train is a new addition to the existing two intercity trains — Drutojan Express and Ekata Express — on the ...

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