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Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas make their engagement official

New York, Aug 18 : It’s official for Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas. The two on Saturday announced on their respective Instagram accounts they are engaged. Each posted the same picture, a close-up of them gazing lovingly at each other, an engagement ring on Chopra’s finger. The two are in India with both of their families. “Taken … With all ...

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Ronaldo fails to score but Juventus wins 3-2 at Chievo

Verona, Aug 19 : Juventus fans witnessed an unusual sight on Saturday as Cristiano Ronaldo failed to score for their team. The Portugal forward made his Serie A debut as Juventus fought back to win 3-2 at Chievo Verona in the opening match of its title defense. Ronaldo had scored in both pre-season friendlies he played for Juventus but could ...

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SAFF U-15 Women’s Champs: India clinch title dethroning Bangladesh

They win the final 1-0   Dhaka, Aug 18 : India clinched the title of the six-nation 2nd SAFF Under-15 Women’s Championship for the first time dethroning Bangladesh by 1-0 goal in the final at Changlimithang Stadium in Thimphu, Bhutan on Saturday. With the day’s victory, India not only lifted the women’s regional soccer trophy, but also took revenge of ...

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‘Remain alert to fake accounts of Bangabandhu family members’

Dhaka, Aug 18 : Mentioning that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, her daughter Saima HossainWazed and sister Sheikh Rehana have no personal or official account or page in social media sites, especially Facebook and Twitter, Awami League has urged all to remain alert about fake IDs in the names of Bangabandhu’s family members. Facebook authorities have recently blocked a fake Facebook ...

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Priyanka, Nick ‘seal relationship’ with Indian ceremony

The ceremony, held at Priyanka’s residence, follows months of speculations around the relationship status of Priyanka, 36, and Nick, 25. The photographs from the ceremony did the rounds on social media, but an official statement or update from the celebrities is still awaited.   The former beauty queen was dressed in a subtle yellow designer ensemble, and Nick wore a ...

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Bangladesh A win unofficial T20s series against Ireland A

Bangladesh A settled the three-match unofficial Twenty20 series victory 2-1 against host Ireland A after having a six-wicket win in the third game at Malahide Cricket Club Ground in Dublin on Friday.   Bangladesh A shored the win in the rain-hit series decider, scoring 187 for 4 in 16.5 overs in a curtailed 18-over-a-side affair, in reply to Ireland A’s ...

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Brac university student drowns in Bay

A student of Brac University drowned in the Bay of Bengal at Laboni point on the sea beach in Cox’s Bazar on Saturday morning.   The deceased was identified as Iftekhar Alam Abid, 25, hailing from Feni Sadar upazila.  Maksudul Alam, sub-inspector of tourist police, said Abid was washed away by strong wave while he was taking a bath along ...

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Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan. Photo : Collected Geneva, Aug 18 : Kofi Annan, one of the world’s most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died. He was 80. His foundation announced his death in a tweet on Saturday, saying that he died ...

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FM Ali, Sushma recall their association with Vajpayee

Dhaka, Aug 18 : Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali has met Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and both the ministers recalled their association with the late Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The meeting was held in New Delhi on Friday evening after the funeral of the former Prime Minister of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee in New Delhi. The India ...

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Thousands await rescue amid deadly south Indian floods

New Delhi, Aug 18 : Thousands of stranded people are waiting for rescue as relentless monsoon floods batter the south Indian state of Kerala, where more than 170 have died in a little over a week and much of the state is at least partially submerged. Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Saturday with the state’s top officials, promising tens of ...

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