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Manchester United beat Perth Glory 2-0: Paul Pogba says ‘no need’ to talk

Manchester United’s £89m record signing Paul Pogba said there was “no need” to talk after helping Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side start their pre-season campaign with a 2-0 win against Perth Glory, reports BBC. Second-half goals from Marcus Rashford and James Garner proved decisive at the Optus Stadium. Pogba provided the assist for Rashford in his first game since stating a ...

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Former military ruler HM Ershad passes away

HM Ershad. Photo: Courtesy Dhaka, July 14 : Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad, who was ousted in 1990 after his nine years of autocratic rule, died on Sunday morning while undergoing treatment at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH), Dhaka. He was 89. Ershad, also the Leader of the Opposition in Parliament and a five-time MP, breathed his last at 7:45am, ...

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Fizz’s wedding reception held in Satkhira

Photo: Collected Dhaka, July 13 : Bangladesh fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman, popularly known as Fizz, celebrated his wedding reception at a grand function Saturday in his village home of Tetulia under Kaliganj Upazila, 40-kilometer away from Satkhira District headquarter. Mustafiz, who got over an indifferent start to eventually bag an impressive 20 wickets at the World Cup – second only ...

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UK police warn publishers not to use leaked documents

British Ambassador Kim Darroch. Photo: Collected London, Jul 13 : A British investigation into the leaking of confidential diplomatic memos is raising press freedom issues with a police warning that U.K. media might face a criminal inquiry if leaked documents are published. The Metropolitan Police Counter Terrorism Command is investigating the leak of private memos written by Britain’s ambassador to ...

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Imran, Indira take oath of office

Photo: PID Dhaka, July 13 : State Minister Imran Ahmad, who was promoted to a full minister, and newly appointed State Minister Fazilatunnesa Indira took oath of office on Saturday. President Abdul Hamid administered the oath to them at the Darbar Hall of Bangabhaban in the evening. Cabinet Secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam conducted the oath-taking ceremony. The ceremony began around ...

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Lightning kills father, son in Sunamganj

Sunamganj  Correspondent : A father and his son were killed in lightning at Tahirpur upazila of Sunamganj district on Saturday morning. The deceased were identified as Haridul Islam, 42, and his son Tara Mia, 12, resident of Maniktila village of Dokhin Shripur union of the upazila. As the death news spread, a pall of gloom descended on the area.Locals said ...

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Korean PM in city; talks with Hasina Sunday

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen received the South Korean Prime Minister upon his arrival at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport. Photo: Courtesy Dhaka, July 13 : South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon arrived here on Saturday on a three-day official visit seeking greater engagements between the two countries to further strengthen the bilateral relations. Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen ...

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BNP wants President to arrange dialogue to end rape, killing culture

Photo: BNP senior leader Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain speaks at a discussion at Jtiya Press Club on Saturday. Dhaka, July 13 : BNP senior leader Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain on Saturday urged President Abdul Hamid to take steps for holding a national dialogue to get rid of the growing incidents of rape and killing across the country. “The incidents of rape, killing ...

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15 dead, 133 buildings collapse in heavy rains in India’s Uttar Pradesh

At least 15 people were killed as 14 districts in Uttar Pradesh witnessed torrential rains and thunderstorms in the last four days. According to a report in news agency ANI, 15 people died, 23 animals were killed, while 133 buildings collapsed due to rain-related incidents from July 9 to 12.Rains lashed large part of eastern and western Uttar Pradesh where ...

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Chevron spills 800,000 gallons of oil, water in California

Officials began to clean up a massive oil spill Friday that dumped nearly 800,000 gallons of oil and water into a California canyon, making it larger — if less devastating — than the state’s last two major oil spills. The newly revealed spill has been flowing off and on since May and has again stopped, Chevron spokeswoman Veronica Flores-Paniagua said. ...

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