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Man dies in Habiganj police custody, investigation underway

Habiganj Correspondent : Police arrested Faruque over a case regarding a dishonoured cheque. Faruque Mia, who was arrested on Sunday night, died on Sunday after being rushed to a hospital from the Sadar police station’s custody in Habiganj. Sources said, a police patrol team led by Sub-inspector Jewel Sarker, made a drive to Mohonpur area and arrested Faruque over a ...

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President for utilising Bangladesh-Nepal business potential

Dhaka, Sept 30 : President Abdul Hamid on Monday urged the newly appointed Nepalese envoy to utilise the business and investment potential between Bangladesh and Nepal. The President made the call when Resident Ambassador of Nepal Dr Banshidhar Mashra presented his credentials to him at Bangabhaban in the afternoon. President’s Press Secretary Joynal Abedin briefed reporters after the meeting. At ...

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Hundreds of University of East London students participate in Welcome Convocation ceremonies

  Over 900 new students gathered at the University of East London’s SportsDock on Friday 27 September to participate in the institution’s inaugural Welcome Convocation ceremonies. Each student was given a phoenix pin – the phoenix is the University’s mascot and a representation of its rich heritage and future. Two ceremonies were held to give as many students as possible ...

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Logic and Critical thinking – Bias.  Islam humiliated by Muslims bias

Fatema Miah: In Logic and Critical Thinking Bias comes in. There is confirmation bias which is the assumption must have logical reasoning, and the reasoning must be linking to either (evidence not certainly,) known factor of information with relativity of kind of explanation of knowledge reasoning. I have always noticed and it is the matter that the main understanding we ...

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Human trafficker held in Sylhet

Human trafficker held in Sylhet Sylhet Office : Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) on Sunday evening arrested a young woman in a case filed for human trafficking in Bishwanath upazila of Sylhet. The arrested is Pinki Onnonya Priya, 28, a resident of Katalipara area in the upazila. RAB-9 Additional Superintendent of Police Md Moniruzzaman confirmed the matter, adding that ...

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Inequalities in heart attack care ‘costing women’s lives’

Women who suffer heart attacks are dying needlessly because they fail to recognise their symptoms and receive poorer care than men, says a British Heart Foundation report. Over 10 years, more than 8,000 women in England and Wales died unnecessarily after a heart attack, it found. Experts say there are inequalities in diagnosis, treatment and aftercare. “Unconscious biases are limiting ...

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Prime Minister extends letter to Trump seeking return of Bangabandhu killers

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has extended a letter to US President Donald Trump during the luncheon hosted by the UN secretary general. Sheikh Hasina herself disclosed the information while addressing a press conference at the Permanent Mission of Bangladesh in New York on Sunday. Asked about the content of the letter, Hasina said the government is trying to bring back ...

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Verdict in Nusrat murder case October 24

A Feni tribunal has set October 24 to deliver the verdict in the case filed over the murder of Nusrat Jahan Rafi, a madrasa student who died after being set ablaze. Feni’s Women and Child Repression Prevention Tribunal Judge Mamunur Rashid fixed the date on Monday, after hearing the arguments of the two sides. On April 6, Nusrat Jahan Rafi ...

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