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 Atom – radiation – positive and negative.  

Fatema Miah: There are some good uses of radioactivity and also its a health concern issue. Atom is an existential element that the world is made up of tiny building  blocks of atoms I wrote before. There are many different types of Atoms among them more natural elements and some chemical elements. There are  electron. I explained in the previous ...

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Prosperity to be achieved keeping country free from militancy: PM

Dhaka, May 20 : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday said the government wants to attain economic development keeping the country free from terrorism and militancy. “It’s very much regretful that terrorism and militancy have now become a global problem. Actually, those who’re involved in militancy are just militants, they’ve no religion, country and border….They’re just militants… this is the ...

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After bus attack 12 militants killed in Cairo

Egypt says security forces killed 12 members of a militant group with suspected links to the now-outlawed Muslim Brotherhood in shootouts in Cairo, just hours after a roadside bomb struck a tourist bus near the Giza Pyramids, wounding at least 17. The Interior Ministry says seven of the militants were killed in a firefight when police raided their hideout in ...

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GM Quader meets Indian envoy, discusses bilateral issues

Dhaka, May 20 : Jatiya Party acting chairman GM Quader on Monday met Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Riva Ganguly Das and discussed various issues of mutual interests. The meeting was held at Riva Ganguly’s residence at noon. Talking to reporters after the meeting, GM Quader said they discussed a wide range of issues related to mutual interests of the ...

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£180,000 available giving massive boost to community groups

  Tower Hamlets Council’s support for the local voluntary and community sector (VCS) has been further boosted with £180,000 available annually for the next four years as part of a new small grants programme. The programme will have a special focus on the borough’s small organisations where their local expertise and innovation improve the lives of residents and communities. The ...

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Marine engineer Masud Karim’s mother passed away

Ansar Ahmed Ullah: Chapai Nawabganj, 15 May: The wife of noted lawyer of Chapai Nawabganj Md Serajul Huq and mother of UK based marine engineer A K M Masud Karim Motiara Begum passed away on Tuesday in her residence in Arambag (Inna Lillahi Wainna Ilaihi Rajiun). She was 72. She had been suffering from kidney failure and diabetes since long. ...

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Bow to get new multi-million pound health centre

Building work has started on a council-funded project that will turn two Bow GP practices into a fully revamped and modernised health centre. The new Wellington Way facility will bring together existing practices at Merchant Street and Stroudley Walk when it opens in the autumn. It is the result of a collaboration between Tower Hamlets Council and the NHS, with ...

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Japan to continue support to Bangladesh in its dev efforts: Envoy

USD 2.5bn 40th ODA deal to be signed during Hasna’s Japan visit, he says Dhaka, May 20 : Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Hiroyasu Izumi on Monday assured Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina of his country’s continued support to Bangladesh in its efforts for economic prosperity. The Japanese envoy came up with the assurance when he met Sheikh Hasina at her official ...

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RNPP ‘abnormal purchase prices’: High Court seeks inquiry reports

The High Court (HC) has asked the Housing and Public Works Ministry to submit probe report on the ‘abnormal’ high price paid for household articles to furnish apartments in multi-storey buildings under the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) Project in Pabna. The HC bench of Justice Tariq ul Hakim and Justice Md Shohrowardi issued the order following a writ petition ...

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Ukraine’s new leader gets sworn in, dissolves parliament

Photo: Ukrainian President-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy greeds supporters before inauguration ceremony in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, May 20, 2019. Kiev, May 20 : Ukrainian TV star Volodymyr Zelenskiy was sworn in as the country’s new president on Monday, promised to stop the war in the country’s east against Russian-backed separatists and immediately disbanded parliament, which he has branded as a group only ...

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