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British MPs in Sylhet to clean up Surma

Sylhet Office :  Sylhet is called the Second London. This myth could be prevalent because a large number of Sylhetis live in Britain. There are indeed some similarities. London is situated on the banks of the River Thames while Sylhet is on Surma River banks. It could be that, with that attachment in hearts, a 22-member delegation, comprising three MPs ...

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Hasina receives Dr Kalam Smriti International Excellence Awards

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina receives the Dr Kalam Smriti International Excellence Awards-2019 at the Prime Minister’s Office on Monday. Photo: PID Dhaka, Sep 16 : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday received the Dr Kalam Smriti International Excellence Awards-2019, constituted to disseminate the ideals and teachings of noted scientist and former Indian President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam. Chief Adviser of ...

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First look of Vidya Balan as Shakuntala Devi

Vidya Balan released the first look of her much-awaited film Shakuntala Devi on social media on Monday. Along with the poster, the 40-year-old actress also shared the teaser of the film (more on that later). In the poster, Vidya Balan’s character can be seen sporting a red saree and bob haircut. Going by the picture, it wouldn’t be wrong to say that the ...

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Liverpool favored for 1st Club World Cup in Qatar

Zurich, Sep 16 : Nine years after winning the right to host the 2022 World Cup, Qatar will get to show it can stage a FIFA soccer tournament when the Club World Cup goes to Doha. Champions League winner Liverpool will be favored to extend Europe’s run of 11 Club World Cup titles in 12 seasons at the Dec. 11-21 ...

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Mahfuz Sampadak Parishad president, Naem gen secy

(L-R) Daily Star Editor Mahfuz Anam and Bangladesh Pratidin Editor Naem Nizam DHAKA: The committee of newspaper editors’ platform Sampadak Parishad has been reformed appointing Daily Star Editor Mahfuz Anam the president and Bangladesh Pratidin Editor Naem Nizam the general secretary. Sampadak Parishad (Editors’ Council) formed the new executive committee in a meeting held at Daily Star Center in Karwan ...

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iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro have higher demand than expected

Apple launched three new smartphones this year; the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and the iPhone 11 Pro Max. These three smartphones went on pre-order on Friday in the US and are scheduled to go on sale on September 20. Apple-watching analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has released an investor note mentioning that iPhone 11 and the iPhone 11 Pro order demands ...

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Special police unit to ensure metro rail security: PM

Courtesy Dhaka, Sept 16 : Putting emphasis on ensuring the security of metro rail project, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday said a special police unit will be formed to this end. The Prime Minister was speaking at a review meeting on the progress of the ongoing Mass Rapid Transit Project held at her official residence Ganobahban. At the meeting, ...

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India arrests senior Kashmir leader Farooq Abdullah

A Parliament member who is a senior pro-India politician in Indian-controlled Kashmir was arrested Monday under a controversial law that allows authorities to imprison someone for up to two years without charge or trial. Farooq Abdullah, 81, who also was the former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, was arrested at his residence in Srinagar, the summer capital of the ...

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JaPa with workers to realise their rights: GM Quader

Dhaka, Sept 16 : Jatiya Party Chairman GM Quader on Monday said their party will always remain beside workers to realise their logical rights. “Jatiya Party gives importance to the rights of workers, and we’ll always stand by them to realise their justified rights,” he said. GM Quader, also the Deputy Leader of the Opposition in Parliament, came up with ...

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Ric Ocasek, lead singer of The Cars, dead at 75: police

Ric Ocasek, frontman and lead singer of New Wave innovators The Cars, was found dead on Sunday, US police said. The New York Police Department said in a statement that they had received a call at approximately 4:00 pm (2000 GMT) “for an unconscious male at East 19th Street. He was pronounced dead at the scene,” and the body was ...

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