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Harden caps preseason with a scoring flourish

Miami, OCT 19 : James Harden sure seems in midseason form. Russell Westbrook isn’t there yet. Harden, the reigning NBA scoring champion, scored 44 points in 35 minutes — 18 of those points coming in the third quarter — and the Houston Rockets ended the preseason with a 144-133 victory over the Miami Heat on Friday night. “James was ridiculous,” ...

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Myanmar must guarantee Rohingyas’ human rights for repatriation, Dhaka to UN

Dhaka, Oct 19 : Bangladesh has conveyed the United Nations that Myanmar must guarantee the human rights of Rohingyas and take confidence building measures to create the conducive environment for their return to their place of orgin in Rakhine State. “For repatriation to happen, Myanmar has to guarantee the human rights of Rohingyas and take confidence building measures for their ...

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Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas celebrate Karwa Chauth

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas celebrated her first Karwa Chauth with husband Nick Jonas on Thursday. Nick says Priyanka has taught him everything about Indian traditions and customs. On the occasion, Priyanka opted for traditional Indian look in a red saree and matching bangles, while Nick donned a kurta.The American singer shared their pictures from the occasion on his Instagram ...

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Over 100 shops gutted in Chattogram market fire

Chattogram, Oct 19 : Over 100 shops were gutted in a devastating fire at Jahur Hawkers Market adjacent to New Market in the port city early Saturday. Md Jashim Uddin, assistant director (media), Fire Service, said the fire broke out at 3:50 am at the market and soon spread to adjoining Jalalabad market. Fire fighters from Agrabad, Nandankanon, Chandanpur and ...

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National Biotechnology Fair 2019 begins in Dhaka

Dhaka, Oct 19 : The second National Biotechnology Fair kicked off in the capital’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Novo Theatre on Friday. It is being jointly organised by the National Institute of Biotechnology and the Ministry of Science and Technology. The two-day fair will end on October 19. Fifty-six government and nongovernment organisations, public and private university life science department, ...

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Rohingya Repatriation: Dhaka urges Berlin to put pressure on Myanmar   

Bangladesh doesn’t want any uncertainty in developed countries over Brexit Photo : Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen meets German Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Heiko Maas in Berlin on Friday, October 18, 2019. Dhaka, Oct 19 : Bangladesh has urged Germany to put pressure on Myanmar so that they can start taking back their nationals noting that not a ...

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No mercy for child repressors: Prime Minister

Issuing a strong warning against child repression, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday said those involved in killing and torturing children must face ‘toughest’ punishment. “Repression on children will not be tolerated anymore. People involved in killing and torturing children must have to face the toughest punishment,” she said, addressing a function marking the birthday of Sheikh Russell, youngest son ...

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Tuhin murder: 3 including father sent to jail

Sylhet Office : The father of five-year-old Tuhin Hasan, who was murdered at Kezaura village in Dirai upazila, and two others were sent to jail on Friday at the end of their three-day remand. Tuhin’s father Abdul Basir, uncle Abdur Musabbir, and Jamshed Ali were produced before the Chief Judicial Magistrate Court which sent the trio to jail, said Mahbubur ...

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Blast at Afghan mosque kills 62 during prayers

Photo: A wounded man is brought by stretcher into a hospital after a mortar was fired by insurgents in Haskamena district of Jalalabad east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Friday, Oct. 18, 2019. Kabul, Oct 18 : An explosion rocked a mosque in eastern Afghanistan as dozens of people gathered for Friday prayers, causing the roof to collapse and killing 62 worshippers, ...

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Artist Kalidas Karmakar passes away

Kalidas Karmakar, a painter and printmaker of international repute. Photo: Collected Dhaka, Oct 18 : Kalidas Karmakar, a painter and printmaker of international repute, passed away on Friday afternoon. He was 75. “He fell down in the bathroom after suffering a cardiac arrest around 1:30pm at his Eskaton residence. He was taken to Labaid Specialised Hospital where the doctor pronounced ...

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