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Sharapova stuns Wozniacki as ice man Federer ploughs on

Maria Sharapova stunned defending champion Caroline Wozniacki to sweep into the Australian Open last 16 Friday and join ice man Roger Federer, who clinically disposed of his opponent.   The Russian five-time Grand Slam winner, who has struggled since returning from a drugs ban in 2017, was as at full throttle in ending the Dane’s dream of a second major ...

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Total lunar eclipse meets supermoon Sunday night

Here comes a total lunar eclipse and supermoon, all wrapped into one. Photo: In this Saturday Aug. 28, 2018 file photo, Earth starts to cast its shadow on the moon during a complete lunar eclipse seen from Jakarta, Indonesia. Cape Canaveral, Jan 18 : The moon, Earth and sun will line up this weekend for the only total lunar eclipse ...

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Lack of sleep can lead to heart problems: Study

While it is very important to sleep, a new study, published in Journal of the American College of Cardiology, has revealed that sleeping less than six hours during the night or even sleeping poorly can lead to heart disease. In order to arrive at the result, accelerometers were attached to the waists of 3,974 healthy men and women by the ...

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Airports, customs, trade: Europe preps for a chaotic Brexit

Photo: In this Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 file picture European and French flags are flapping at the Elysee Palace in Paris, during a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron and local, national political leaders, unions, business leaders and others to hear their concerns after four weeks of protests. Paris, Jan 18 : One by one, European Union nations are spending ...

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10 pc GDP growth achievable in 5 years, experts say how

Dhaka, Jan 18 : Although the government expressed the hope before the December-30 election to achieve 10 percent GDP growth by 2021, noted economists have said it will be very difficult to achieve it within the time but it is possible in five years. They said 10 percent Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth will be within the reach in the ...

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21 dead in car bomb attack on Colombian police academy

  Colombia’ s government declared three days of mourning Thursday after at least 21 people died in a car bomb at a Bogota police cadet training academy, and 68 were wounded — the worst such incident in the city in 16 years. The defense ministry said the “terrorist act” was carried out using a vehicle packed with 80 kilograms (around ...

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1 dead, 9 trapped in avalanche at Khardung La pass in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ladakh

One person died and nine were trapped under snow after an avalanche in Ladakh’s Khardung La pass on Friday morning. Rescue operations are underway and sources say some vehicles are also trapped, reports Hindustan Times. Jammu and Kashmir has been witnessing heavy snowfall in the past few days. The Met department on Thursday issued an avalanche warning for nine districts ...

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BSF kills Bangladeshi youth along Thakurgaon border

Indian Border Security Forces (BSF) has killed a Bangladeshi youth inside Indian territory along Dharmagarh border in Ranishankail upazila of Thakurgaon early Friday. The deceased has been identified as Jahangir Alam Raju ,21, son of Badsha Mia, a resident of Shahanabad village in the upazila. According to the locals, the BSF members of Sripur camp opened fire on a group ...

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Injured Warner to leave BPL midway

An elbow injury is forcing Sylhet Sixers’ batsman David Warner to leave the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) midway.   The left-hander had informed Cricket Australia of pain in his elbow and was called back.  A news published on Cricket Australia’s official website said Warner would return after the ongoing Sylhet phase of BPL. This means, he will be able to ...

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Govt plans to launch second satellite: Mannan

              Sylhet Office : Planning Minister M A Mannan on Thursday said the government has a plan to launch the country’s second satellite and build the third bridge over the river Jamuna. “The country has launched the country’s first satellite Bangabandhu-I. We have a plan to lunch the second satellite and build the third ...

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