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Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor already engaged: Reports

Not a day goes by without Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor occupying a spot on the list of trends for their rumoured relationship and according to a latest DNA report, the couple is already engaged. As per the DNA report, Ranbir got down on his knees at St Moritz, Switzerland and popped the question to Alia Bhatt. However, neither Alia ...

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4 dead in ‘multiple homicide’ at North Dakota business

Photo: Family and friends console each other at the scene near the south side of the RJR Maintenance and Management building in Mandan, N.D., Monday, April 1, 2019. Mandan, Apr 2 : Four people were found dead Monday in what police called a “multiple homicide” at a North Dakota property-management business. The bodies of three men and a woman were ...

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Jute mill workers’ 72-hour strike underway in Khulna, Jashore

Workers of state-owned jute mills went on a 72-hour strike in Khulna and Jashore on Tuesday morning to press home their demands. Workers from nine state-owned jute mills across Khulna and Jashore are observing the 72-hour strike from 6am on Tuesday, demanding a wage commission, immediate payment of due gratuities and provident fund. Workers have taken up positions in key ...

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UK Parliament rejects alternatives to May’s Brexit deal

Photo: Anti-Brexit demonstrators with an effigy of British Prime Minister Theresa May near College Green at the Houses of Parliament in London, Monday, April 1, 2019. London, Apr 2 : Britain’s Parliament has spoken — and it has said no, again. Lawmakers seeking a way out of the country’s Brexit morass on Monday rejected four alternatives to the government’s unpopular ...

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Telecast of Zee Network suspended in Bangladesh

The government has suspended transmission of all television channels associated with Zee Network across Bangladesh. The telecast of the channels was suspended on Monday. Abdur Razzaque, deputy secretary of Information Ministry (TV 2), confirmed the matter. “We received a letter from the Ministry of Information. All channels related to Zee Network, which is a concern of the Esselgroup, have been ...

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Transport worker knocked dead by bus

Sylhet Office : An assistant of a bus driver was killed on Monday after being hit by a bus in Loharpul area of Beanibazar upazila in the district. The deceased was identified as Moyna Mia, 28. Officer-in-charge of Beanibazar Police Station Aboni Shankar Kar confirmed the matter saying Moyna was changing a wheel of a bus on the road around ...

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Arsenal beats Newcastle 2-0, moves to 3rd in Premier League

Photo: Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey, center, celebrates scores his side’s first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at Emirates stadium in London, Monday, April 1, 2019. London, Apr 2 : Aaron Ramsey’s parting gift to Arsenal might just be helping the club back into the Champions League. Ramsey scored in the 30th minute to ...

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‘Bangladesh ready to share its best practices in population, development’

State Minister for Health and Family Welfare Md Murad Hassan speaks at the 52nd session of the Commission on Population and Development (CPD) at UN headquarters on Monday, April 1, 2019. Photo: Courtesy Dhaka, Apr 2 : Bangladesh says it is ready to use South-South Cooperation to share its best practices in population and development for achievement of International Conference ...

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Gono Forum’s another MP Mokabbir to be sworn in Tuesday

Mokabbir Khan. Photo: Collected Sylhet Office : Gono Forum’s another MP-elect Mokabbir Khan (Sylhet-2) is going to be sworn in on Tuesday, following the footstep of party MP Sultan Mohammad Mansur. In response to a letter sent by Mokabbir to Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Monday, an arrangement has been made to administrate oath to him at 12pm on ...

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 Climate – Solution and sustainability need  resilience

Fatema Miah: In implementing  a sustainable development of climate solution the resilience is must and communities engagement and team work, cooperation of government and authorities is also necessary.  Together it makes a sustainable community that thrives and develops with gender equality, changing agricultural practises to produce yield of food, improving water, and better education about the risk imposes by climate ...

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