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Lionel Richie’s cosmetic line

Singer Lionel Richie is launching his own cosmetic line inspired by the title of his hit song “Hello”. Richie’s company filed a trademark for the beauty line called “Hello by Lionel Richie” last week, reports aceshowbiz.com. The copyright covers everything related to beauty — from cosmetics to face masks, body glitter to bath beads, hair bows, nail polish and all. ...

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Madonna angers Australian fans with 2-hour concert delay

Madonna has angered fans by starting a concert in the Australian city of Brisbane more than two hours late and finishing the show early Thursday morning after the last train had left the venue, reports the AP. The pop star had been due to start at 9 p.m. local time but did not take the stage at the Brisbane Entertainment ...

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Parineeti Chopra is an ‘inspiration’ for women

Although she has been criticised by many on social mediafor her transformation, actress Parineeti Chopra is in fact glad for being an “inspiration” for other women who are trying to follow a similar path. Parineeti, who was on the chubbier side when she entered Bollywood with “Ladies vs Ricky Bahl” in 2011, says that several women have told her that ...

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Priyanka Chopra dines with Obama, finds him ‘charming’

Priyanka Chopra dined with US President Barack Hussain Obama at the White House Correspondent’s dinner and found him to be ‘charming’. Priyanka Chopra has another feather in her cap. The Bollywood actress, who was blessed with international recognition after her role as Alex Parrish in Quantico, dined with United States President Barack Obama and his wife Michele Obama at the ...

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‘Sankhachil’ inspired by Ritwik Ghatak’s cinema

Drawing inspiration from the partition themed films by Ritwik Ghatak, director Gautam Ghosh will portray the angst of the people living near the Indo-Bangladesh border in his latest movie “Sankhachil,” reports the PTI. Set at a place near the Indo-Bangladesh border the film tells the story of a family whose relatives live on both sides of the barbed wire fencing. ...

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Taylor Swift wins top album Grammy

Taylor Swift’s 1989 has won the coveted album of the year award at this year’s Grammys in Los Angeles, reports BBC. The singer – who is the first woman to win the award twice – also won best pop vocal album and best music video for her track Bad Blood. Rapper Kendrick Lamar won the most prizes on the night ...

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Sylhet Int’l Trade Fair fails to attract people

Sylhet Int’l Trade Fair fails to attract people though it continue about one and half month which started on March 25, arranged by the Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SMCCI). Around 220 stalls participated with different types of products, though most of them were readily available in malls, and makeshift shops, as the organisers did not take any quality ...

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Power Improvement Project for Sylhet Division Approved

A major programme for improving the existing troubled power distribution system for Sylhet division has been prepared. The 18670 mn project styled ‘Power Distribution system development project for Sylhet division’ has already been approved by the Planning Commission, a senior official informed Friday. It would help revamp the existing electricity supply system in the region, which had been in a ...

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One killed as bus plunged into ditch in Sylhet

One person was killed and 22 were injured When  a   Tourist vehicle plunged into a roadside ditch at Gowainghat in Sylhet on Sunday afternoon. The identity of the deceased Mahfujur rahman Shakil(19) Resident of Shibganj  in Sylhet City. Witnesses said a passenger carrying Tourist bus plunged into the ditch after a wheel was separated from the bus around 5pm, leaving ...

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Unidentified body recovered in Sylhet

Police recovered the body of an unidentified youth from Khanaighat area on the of the Sylhet district on Sunday . Being informed, a team of police from Khanaighat Thana rushed to the spot, recovered the body and sent it to Sylhet Osmani Hospital morgue, saidHumayon Kobir , officer-in-charge of the Thana.

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