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NEC approves highest ever Tk 2,02,721cr ADP for FY20

The National Economic Council (NEC) meeting is held at the NEC conference room on Thursday, May 21, 2019. Photo: PID Dhaka, May 21 : The National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday approved the highest ever Tk 2,02,721 crore Annual Development Programme (ADP) for the next fiscal year (2019-2020) giving priority to the transport and power sectors. The approval came at ...

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BNP to challenge move in court to shift Khaleda to Keraniganj jail

BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed on Tuesday said they will soon move the Supreme Court challenging the government’s decision of setting up a makeshift court in Keraniganj Central Jail to hold the trial of various cases filed against its Chairperson Khaleda Zia. “We visited Keraniganj Jail yesterday (Monday) and found no atmosphere and necessary facilities there to run the court ...

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No directive to stop providing visas to Pakistanis: FM

Bangladesh Consular officer yet to get visa to resume work in Islamabad mission Photo: Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen talks to reporters at his office on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Dhaka, May 21 : Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday said no directive was given to stop issuing visas to Pakistanis mentioning that Pakistan is yet to ...

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Coffee improves bowel movement

Drinking coffee keeps the bowels moving because it changes gut bacteria and improves ability of intestines to contract, find researchers. Researchers, feeding rats coffee and also mixing it with gut bacteria in petri dishes, found that coffee suppressed bacteria and increased muscle motility, regardless of caffeine content. “When rats were treated with coffee for three days, the ability of the muscles in the small ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo coming to Dhaka on Bangabandhu’s Birth Centenary

Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo is all set to come in Dhaka on the occasion of the centenary birth celebration of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to be observed next year. Youth and Sports Ministry Public Relation Officer Kazi Arif Billah confirmed the news to media on Tuesday. He said, “A friendly match between Portugal and Italy is scheduled to be ...

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Official count shows Widodo reelected as Indonesian leader

Photo: Indonesian President Joko Widodo, left, and his running mate Ma’ruf Amin wave to journalists after a press conference in Jakarta, Indonesia. Jakarta, May 21 : Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo has been elected for a second term, official results showed Tuesday, in a victory over a would-be strongman who aligned himself with Islamic hardliners. Official counting was completed just before ...

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan turns into golden mermaid at Cannes

Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has enthralled her fans with her golden mermaid look at the red carpet of the 72nd edition of Cannes Film Festival. Dressed up in metallic gold gown with a long trail, Aishwarya looked no less than a mermaid at the gala, reports The Statesman.She was accompanied by her daughter Aaradhya, who wore a yellow asymmetrical dress. ...

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Headmaster gets life in prison for violating Christian teacher

Kushtia, May 21 : A tribunal here on Tuesday sentenced the head teacher of a secondary school in Meherpur in a case for violating a Christian teacher of the school in a residential hotel in 2016. The convict is Shariful Islam, the headmaster of Amrokanon Secondary School in Mujibnagar upazila of Meherpur district. The court also fined him Tk 1 ...

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This Chinese salt and pepper shrimp is a savory-spicy joy

There’s probably no recipe that better showcases salt and pepper working in multiple ways and together than Chinese salt and pepper shrimp, an enticing dish of plump, moist fried shrimp with shells as shatteringly crispy_and appealing to eat_as fried chicken skin, and a killer savory-spicy flavor profile. A quick salt-rice wine soak improved the shrimp’s texture, plumping them, as well ...

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