National

Khaleda Zia cries for militancy, not democracy: Inu

DHAKA : President of Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal and Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu yesterday said BNP Chairperson Begum Khaldea Zia is crying for militancy, not democracy, reports BSS. “She (Khaleda) wants democracy to establish razakars and militants in the country,” he said while speaking at the biennial council of Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal (JSD) Dhaka City […]

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EU leaders ready long confrontation with Russia Russia warns US over sanctions bill

BRUSSELS : European Union leaders warned Moscow they were ready exercise their combined muscle over the long haul in a confrontation with an economically wounded Russia if President Vladimir Putin refused to pull back from Ukraine, reports Reuters. Russia has warned that a new US law authorising fresh sanctions against Moscow could damage relations between […]

Sports

Razzak’s five crushes Old DOHS

Sports Desk Abdur Razzak’s five-wicket haul sent Old DOHS Sports Club crashing to an eight-wicket defeat against Kalabagan Krira Chakra at the BKSP-4 Ground in the first of the three relegation league play-off matches in the Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League. Old DOHS are virtually relegated having lost all their eleven league matches. The Kalabagan-Partex […]

Entertainment

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Agnee 2 from January

Entertainment Desk The shoot for the sequel of film Agnee is set to begin January of the upcoming year. The film has been titled ‘Agnee 2′. The lead female character is to be played by Mahi, but the hero is to change. Iftekhar Chowdhury said, we have brought many changes in the pattern of the […]

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Nobanno Utsav in city

Entertainment Desk A new attraction has begun in the city on 20th November, and that is a three day Nobanno Utsav. The festival is being held in Ramna Botomul. The festival will be featuring many traditional cultures of the country, including that of dances, food and others that are connected with the festival. Moreover, traditional […]

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Cow flees butcher shop, gets chased
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  A 1,000-pound cow being prepared for slaughter jumped a 6-foot fence and bolted through the streets of Pocatello before police shot and killed it following a lengthy pursuit. Pocatello Police Chief Scott Marchand tells the Idaho State Journal (http://bit.ly/1DtMaME) that his officers fired two shots at the heifer because it posed a safety risk.

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Agnee 2 from January

Entertainment Desk The shoot for the sequel of film Agnee is set to begin January of the upcoming year. The film has been titled ‘Agnee 2′. The lead female character is to be played by Mahi, but the hero is to change. Iftekhar Chowdhury said, we have brought many changes in the pattern of the […]

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Enrique bags three Latin Grammy Awards

Entertainment Desk Singer Enrique Iglesias received three trophies at the 15th annual Latin Grammy Awards held at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The singer accepted the awards from half-way around the globe from Antwerp, Belgium after giving a speech via satellite on Thursday, reports contactmusic.com. Enrique wasn’t able to pick up the trophies […]

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AR Rahman’s ‘Urvashi Urvashi’ inspires Will.i.am’s new song ‘Birthday’

Entertainment Desk : Oscar-winning Indian composer A.R. Rahman’s 1994 chartbuster ‘Urvashi Urvashi’ has inspired American singer-songwriter Will.i.am’s new song ‘Birthday’. The ‘Mozart of Madras’ is excited about the creative partnership. “Excited to creatively partner with Will.i.am to recreate an early popular track of mine in a new flavour,” Rahman posted on his Facebook page Wednesday. […]

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Weeklong photo exhibition begins at Drik Gallery

TBT Live Update: A photography exhibition titled  ‘Exile in Calcutta’ by German photographer Thomas Meyer began at city’s Drik Gallery on Tomorrow. The exhibition was jointly organised by Goethe-Institute Bangladesh and Drik, said a Drik press release on Today. Judith Mirschberger, the Director of Goethe-Institute Bangladesh, introduced the artist at the inauguration ceremony. Shahidul Alam, the […]

Business

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Banks must spend 30 pc CSR fund for edu sector: Atiur

DHAKA : Bangladesh Bank governor Dr Atiur Rahman on Thursday said banks will have to spend at least 30 percent of their corporate social responsibility (CSR) fund in the education sector, reports UNB. “We’ve already issued directives in this regard. Banks and financial institutions must abide by the central bank’s CSR policy guidelines,” he said. […]

Lifestyle

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Feel young and live longer

TBT Lifestyle Desk: Feeling younger than the actual age might be good for older people, say British researchers. They found that older people who feel three or more years younger than their age had a lower death rate compared to those who even felt they are a year older than their actual age. While examining […]

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5 simple ways to control hair fall

TBT Lifestyle Desk: Suffering from hair fall due to the dry weather? Try these simple home remedies to tackle the problem… Amla: Also known as the Indian gooseberry, amla can work wonders on your hair, especially if you are suffering from hair fall. Add dried amla to coconut oil and heat it till the oil […]

food

6 Types of Foods for Clear Skin

TBT Lifestyle Desk: There are a number of foods for clear skin that can help to keep your face looking nice and clean. While the scientific evidence on the relationship between many foods and skin treatments is still in question, there are nonetheless several foods which have been proven to have a beneficial effect on […]

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JU Butterfly Fair on Friday

Humaun Kabir, JU correspondent: If Butterflies fly in the sky, the nature will get new speed’’ bearing this slogan Jahangirnagar University will organize fifth butterflies fair on Friday . The fair will be held at University‘s Zahir Raihan auditorium.Convener of the program, Zoology Prof. Md Monowar hossain tuhin said at a press conference on Wednesday […]

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Weekly Horoscope

  Aries (March 21 – April 19) Don’t be surprised to see your co-workers acting a bit silly today, Aries. There is no getting around the high spirits that permeate the office environment. It’s almost impossible to get any work done with today’s planetary atmosphere. Rather than cracking the whip and trying to increase productivity, […]

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The trees planted by Sarat Chandra

Parts of the house-like the mud-walled kitchen-collapsed and the house was damaged in the 1978 floods, the Zilla Parishad undertook its repair spending INR77000. After it was declared as a Heritage or Historical Site by the Clause 2 of the West Bengal Heritage Commission Act 2001 (Act IX of 2001)[3][4] Act IX of 2001 in […]

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Apple cleared in iPod antitrust suit

SAN FRANCISCO : A U.S. jury on Tuesday cleared Apple of abusing its dominant market position in an antitrust case over online music for the iPod. The class-action antitrust case in California federal court featured dramatic videotaped testimony recorded by Apple co-founder Steve Jobs before he died in 2011. The $350-million lawsuit accused the tech […]

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Aparajeyo Bangla

D.U. Aparajeyo Bangla is a statue, remarks as a heroic role of the university in the War of Liberation. The War of Liberation severely crippled Dhaka University’s academic environment as a large number of its distinguished teachers and a considerable number of its students and employees were killed. Pakistani army killed Dhaka University’s teachers at […]

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What will Malala’s Nobel Peace Prize mean for girls’ education?

When Malala Yousafzai found out last Friday that she’d won the Nobel Peace Prize, along with Indian activist Kailash Satyarthi, the 17-year-old Pakistani girl didn’t celebrate immediately. Instead she returned to a chemistry class at her high school in Birmingham, England. It was a fitting reaction by someone who’s risked her life for the right […]

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Fracking-related air pollution leads to major health threats

A growing body of evidence shows that people both near and far from oil and gas drilling are exposed to fracking-related air pollution that can cause at least five major types of health impacts, according to a new comprehensive analysis of scientific studies to-date by the Natural Resources Defense Council. The health impacts include respiratory […]

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Apple cleared in iPod antitrust suit

SAN FRANCISCO : A U.S. jury on Tuesday cleared Apple of abusing its dominant market position in an antitrust case over online music for the iPod. The class-action antitrust case in California federal court featured dramatic videotaped testimony recorded by Apple co-founder Steve Jobs before he died in 2011. The $350-million lawsuit accused the tech […]

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