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Messi, Suarez score late in 4-4 draw for Barca at Villarreal

Photo: El delantero del Barcelona Luis Suárez festeja con sus compañeros tras anotar el gol que decretó el empate 4-4 ante de visita al Villarreal por la Liga de España, el martes 2 de abril de 2019. Barcelona, Apr 3 : Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez came to Barcelona’s rescue Tuesday, scoring late goals to salvage a 4-4 draw at ...

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May: UK to seek further Brexit delay, try to break logjam

Photo: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May gives a press conference outside Downing Street, in London, Tuesday, April 2, 2019. London, Apr 3 : With Britain racing toward a chaotic exit from the European Union within days, Prime Minister Theresa May veered away from the cliff-edge Tuesday, saying she would seek another Brexit delay and hold talks with the opposition to ...

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5 sued for embezzling Tk258 crore from Agrani Bank

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) filed a case against five people on Wednesday for their alleged involvement in the embezzlement of Tk258.56 crore from Agrani Bank.   ACC Assistant Director Mohammad Neyamul Ahsan Gazi filed the case with Double Mooring Police Station in Chattogram.  The accused are- Chairman of Marrin Vegetables Oil Limited Tipu Sultan and Managing Director Jahir Ahmed; former ...

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BNP chief’s adviser Asaduzzaman dies

Kazi Asaduzzaman Asad. Photo: Collected Dhaka, Apr 3 : BNP chairperson’s adviser Kazi Asaduzzaman Asad passed away on Wednesday. He was 67. Asad, also the founding convener of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal, breathed his last at Holy Family Hospital around 9 am, said his wife Yeasmin Asad. He is survived by his wife, two sons, a daughter and host of relatives ...

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All disabled to get allowances from next budget: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina takes part in a photo secession at the inaugural function of the 12th World Autism Awareness Day at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC) on Tuesday, April, 2. Photo: PID Dhaka, Apr 2 : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today (Tuesday) announced that the government would arrange allowances for all the differently able people from the next budget. ...

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Eastbury Association hold Badminton event

Emdad Rahman: The Eastbury Community Association have he’s their first ever Badminton tournament in Barking & Dagenham. Twenty teams participated during a very popular event day and guests included local Councillors Longbridge Councillor Faruk Choudhury, Eastbury member Foyzur Rahman and Md Afraj Miah, who was a chief guest. He said, “Badminton is a lesser known phenomenon and today has been ...

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Mother among 2 to die for killing son in Sunamganj

Sunamganj Correspondent :  A district court awarded death penalty to a woman and her so-called lover for murdering the former son in Jagannathpur upazila of the district. Judge Mohammad Abdullah Al Mamun of additional district and sessions judge’s court of Sunamganj delivered the verdict on Tuesday (April 2). The convicts were identified as Sitara Begum, 37 wife of Saudi Arabia ...

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Khaleda’s health condition improving: BSMMU

Photo: BSMMU director Brig Gen AK Mahbubul Hoque claims that the health condition of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s is improving on Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019. Dhaka, Apr 2 : Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) authorities on Tuesday claimed that the health condition of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s is improving. “Khaleda Zia was admitted to our hospital 24 hours back. ...

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WB delegation meets LGRD Minister

A delegation of the World Bank (WB) called on Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives Md Tajul Islam at the Secretariat in the capital on Tuesday.   The WB delegation, led by its Practice Manager of Urban Development for South Asia Catalina Marulanda, met the minister at his office, said a press release of the ministry.During the meeting, they discussed ...

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Two boys, one girl picked up for Gazprom Football for Friendship

Photo: Courtesy Dhaka, Apr 2 : Among 150 participants of under-12 age group booters, Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) has selected two boys and one girl for the 7thseason of the Gazprom’s Football for Friendship to be held in Madrid on May-June this year. But the BFF is yet to announce the names of the players for completing some necessary formalities. ...

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