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Bangamata was political aide to Bangabandhu too: Quader

Dhaka, Aug 8 : Awami League (AL) General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Thursday said Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib was not only the life partner of Bangabandhu, but also a close political aide of him. He made the remarks after paying tribute to Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib, wife of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, by placing wreaths at her ...

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Puerto Ricans get their 3rd governor in 6 days

Photo: Justice Secretary Wanda Vazquez is sworn in as governor of Puerto Rico by Supreme Court Justice Maite Oronoz, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019. San Juan, Aug 8 : Justice Secretary Wanda Vázquez became Puerto Rico’s new governor Wednesday, just the second woman to hold the office, after weeks of political turmoil and hours after the ...

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Angelina Jolie wants the world to have more “wicked women”

The Hollywood star, in an op-ed for Elle magazine, goes on to redefine the labels often used to brand women as “unnatural” and “dangerous”, saying the term “wicked” today should be used for those women who are tired of injustice and are not ready to give up their voice and rights. “Since time immemorial, women who rebel against what is ...

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US mass shootings: Trump visits Dayton and El Paso

US President Donald Trump has visited emergency workers and survivors of a mass shooting in El Paso, Texas – one of two cities shaken by gun attacks that took 31 lives. Hispanic people were targeted in an apparent hate crime when a gunman in El Paso shot dead 22 people on Saturday. Mr Trump himself has been accused of stoking ...

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Brazil’s Jesus suspended for 2 months for bad behavior

Photo: Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus celebrates after scoring in a penalty shoot out, with his goal winning the shot out and the match 5-4, during the Community Shield soccer match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Wembley Stadium in London, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019. Sao Paulo, Aug 8 : Striker Gabriel Jesus has been suspended from international matches with Brazil ...

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PM Sheikh Hasina returns home

Photo: PID Dhaka, Aug 8 : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina returned home on Thursday morning from London, wrapping up her official visit to the United Kingdom. A VVIP flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying the Prime Minister landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 10:45am. The leaders of Awami League and its associate bodies greeted the Prime Minister when she ...

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8 houses gutted in Sylhet fire

Sylhet Office : Eight houses were gutted as a fire broke out at Mahajan Polly in city’s Bandar Bazar on Wednesday noon. On information, two fire fighter units rushed in and doused the fire after one hour of frantic effort, said the fire fighter members. The fire broke out from an electric short circuit around 2pm and engulfed its nearby ...

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Outgoing Bhutanese envoy meets President

Photo: Courtesy Dhaka, Aug 7 : Outgoing Bhutanese Ambassador in Dhaka Sonam Tobden Rabgye met President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Wednesday. President’s Press Secretary Joynal Abedin briefed reporters after the meeting During the meeting, the President laid emphasis on exploring trade potential of Bangladesh and strengthening the bilateral relations between Bangladesh and Bhutan. He also underscored the need for ...

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Jatiya Party demands resignation of two city mayors over failure in mosquito control

Jatiya Party (JP) on Wednesday demanded resignation of two city mayors in the capital from their posts over allegation of misappropriating Tk 50 crore allocated for mosquito control. “The two mayors of DNCC and DSCC have failed to take effective measures in reducing Aedes mosquito breeding and building awareness among people for preventing dengue. The uprising trend in the number of ...

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Actress Bobby diagnosed with dengue

Popular Bangla movie actress Eamin Haque Bobby has been diagnosed with dengue virus. Director Iftekhar Chowdhury confirming the matter said, “Bobby was admitted to the capital’s Square Hospitals on Tuesday night after she got a very high fever. Later, she was  diagnosed with dengue fever.” “After the blood test, doctors advised her to stay home as her platelet count is ...

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