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PM condoles death of AL leader Sadrul Kabir Aungur

DHAKA, – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed deep shock at the death of freedom fighter and Awami League’s Gaibandha district unit advisory council member and former general secretary Sadrul Kabir Aungur, reports BSS. In a message of condolence, Sheikh Hasina, also the President of Awami League, prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul […]

International

Religious leaders urged to take due role in establishing peace

DHAKA : An international summit ended in Seoul on Tuesday calling religious leaders across the world for taking due role in establishing peace and harmony among multi-faith people and societies, according to a release received yesterday. “Religious leaders have to become the just and righteous scale measuring all religious scriptures. Everything that religious leaders discuss […]

Sports

Siddikur fails to stay in race of Asia-Pacific Diamond Cup

Dhaka – Bangladesh’s celebrity golfer Siddikur Rahman failed to make cut in the US$1.37 million Asia-Pacific Diamond Cup as he placed joint 97th after the 2nd round at Caledonian Golf Club, Chiba Prefecture on Friday, reports UNB. Siddikur aggregated four-over-par 146 from two rounds, finished 18 shorts behind the leader Japanese player Tadahiro Takayama (14-under-par […]

Entertainment

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Sandi Toksvig pays tribute to ‘lovely’ 15 to 1 host William G Stewart

Broadcaster Sandi Toksvig has paid tribute to “lovely” 15 to 1 host William G Stewart, calling him a “consummate TV professional”, reports BBC. The Bake Off host added it was “sad news” to hear of his death on Thursday. Stewart, who was 84, was 15 to 1’s host from 1988 to 2003, with Toksvig taking […]

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21st death anniv of Salman Shah today

DHAKA : The 21st death anniversary of former Dhallywood actor Salman Shah will be observed on Wednesday, reports UNB. The satellite TV channels will air various programmes to pay tribute to the actor. Shahriar Chowdhury Emon, popularly known as Salman Shah, was born in Sylhet on September 19 in 1971. Starting his career with the […]

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Sandi Toksvig pays tribute to ‘lovely’ 15 to 1 host William G Stewart

Broadcaster Sandi Toksvig has paid tribute to “lovely” 15 to 1 host William G Stewart, calling him a “consummate TV professional”, reports BBC. The Bake Off host added it was “sad news” to hear of his death on Thursday. Stewart, who was 84, was 15 to 1’s host from 1988 to 2003, with Toksvig taking […]

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Sandi Toksvig pays tribute to ‘lovely’ 15 to 1 host William G Stewart

Broadcaster Sandi Toksvig has paid tribute to “lovely” 15 to 1 host William G Stewart, calling him a “consummate TV professional”, reports BBC. The Bake Off host added it was “sad news” to hear of his death on Thursday. Stewart, who was 84, was 15 to 1’s host from 1988 to 2003, with Toksvig taking […]

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Feature film “Khancha” to get released yesterday

DHAKA : Khancha, a film financed by government-grant made on the backdrop of British era, gets released today in six cinema halls including Star Cineplex across the country, reports BSS. Akram Khan directed the movie, which was made on the story of eminent short story writer Hasan Azizul Huq, while the screenplay was made by […]

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Hindustani classical vocal music by Pandit Swarnamoy in city Saturday

DHAKA : An evening of Hindustani classical vocal music by Pandit Swarnamoy Chakraborty will be held at Bangladesh National Museum PM on Saturday, reports UNB. Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre (IGCC) in Dhaka will host the programme at Kabi Sufia Kamal Auditorium at 6:30 pm. Pandit Swarnamoy Chakraborty is credited with numerous analytical writings on classical […]

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Hindustani classical vocal music by Pandit Swarnamoy in city Saturday

DHAKA : An evening of Hindustani classical vocal music by Pandit Swarnamoy Chakraborty will be held at Bangladesh National Museum PM on Saturday, reports UNB. Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre (IGCC) in Dhaka will host the programme at Kabi Sufia Kamal Auditorium at 6:30 pm. Pandit Swarnamoy Chakraborty is credited with numerous analytical writings on classical […]

Lifestyle

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Hindu community celebrates Janmashtami

DHAKA – The holy Janmashtami, one of the major religious festivals of the Hindu community, was celebrated in the capital and elsewhere across the country today with due religious fervour and enthusiasm, marking the birth of Lord Krishna, reports BSS. According to the Hindu Puran (mythology), Sri Sri Krishna was born on the eighth tithi […]

5 Uncommon Tips to Beat a Cold or the Flu

TBT Health Desk:   It’s that time of year again: Time for sore throats, sniffles and shivers. We recently spoke with Dr. Woodson Merrell, M.D., Executive Director of the Beth Israel Medical Center’s Center for Health and Healing in New York City, who shared some great tips and tricks to avoid getting taken down by […]

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Pesto taste test

Tony Naylor: It is easy to imagine that pesto has been around for ever. In fact, Sacla’s jarred version of this basil sauce – the first mass-produced pesto distributed in the UK – only appeared on supermarket shelves in 1991. Even in Italy itself, pesto is a relatively modern creation. Historically, the Roman sauces agliata […]

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Hindu community celebrates Janmashtami

DHAKA – The holy Janmashtami, one of the major religious festivals of the Hindu community, was celebrated in the capital and elsewhere across the country today with due religious fervour and enthusiasm, marking the birth of Lord Krishna, reports BSS. According to the Hindu Puran (mythology), Sri Sri Krishna was born on the eighth tithi […]

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Horoscope

ARIES (March 21 – April 20): Natives of Aries should be particularly careful today, as natives of this sign often find their own courage and enthusiasm to be their downfall. To execute a plan takes time and preparation, regardless of who is carrying it out. TAURUS (April 21 – May 21): Taureans, while often efficient […]

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DU ‘Kha’ unit admission test on Friday

Dhaka – The first year honors admission test of Dhaka University (DU) “Kha” unit under academic session of 2017-2018 will be held on Friday, reports UNB. The one-hour test will be held from 10am to 11am at 70 exam centers on the university campus and outside the campus. A total of 32,749 admission seekers are […]

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EMA Day celebrated in Dhaka

Dhaka – 89 Bangladeshi students have been awarded Erasmus+ scholarship – Europe’s most prestigious scholarship. Rafiqul Alam Khan: On the occasion of 30 years anniversary of Erasmus Plus- a scholarship scheme funded by the European Union, ambassadors of Erasmus Mundus Association (EMA) arranged a series of events across cities of the world. The events, known […]

DU ‘Kha’ unit admission test on Friday

Dhaka – The first year honors admission test of Dhaka University (DU) “Kha” unit under academic session of 2017-2018 will be held on Friday, reports UNB. The one-hour test will be held from 10am to 11am at 70 exam centers on the university campus and outside the campus. A total of 32,749 admission seekers are […]

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Tk 10 cr spent for book distribution, library development

DHAKA,- The government has spent Taka 10 crore for book distribution and library development in the last four years, reports BSS. National Book Centre Director Md Nazrul Islam told BSS that every year Taka 2.50 crore has been spent in this sector. Half of the amount is spent in distributing books of donation and rest […]

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Protecting wildlife in village forests of Bangladesh

Rafiqul Alam Khan: Not long ago, people living in rural areas, probably had shared their place with a host of native plants and animals. A typical rural Bengali household was placed in the midst of plenty of natural bushlands known as Village Forest. In this way, people had a natural harmony with nature while accommodating […]

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Vaccine: An Important Issue to Know

Omer Fayshal Pavel: Nowadays, it’s hard to find a person who doesn’t know about vaccination. Even the young kids too as they grow first have to get introduced to it with a little fear. According to Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) globally there are more than 25 registered vaccines including the adult doses […]

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HC confirms death penalty of 2 in Biswajit murder case

Dhaka – The High Court on Sunday upheld the death penalty of two convicts while commuted the death sentence of four convicts to life term imprisonment and acquitted two death-row convicts in the Biswajit murder case, reports UNB. An HC bench of Justice Md Ruhul Quddus and Justice Bhishmadev Chakrabortty passed the order following an […]

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NASA captures images of strong solar flares

WASHINGTON, – Two high-intensity solar flares were emitted Wednesday, the second of which was the most intense recorded since the start of this sun cycle in December 2008, NASA said, reports BSS. These radiation flares, which can disrupt communications satellites, GPS and power grids by reaching the upper Earth atmosphere, were detected and captured by […]

Bad behavior is trending online, inspiring it in real life

Young children know that name-calling is wrong. Tweens are taught the perils of online bullying and revenge porn: It’s unacceptable and potentially illegal, reports UNB. But celebrities who engage in flagrant attacks on social media are rewarded with worldwide attention. President Donald Trump’s most popular tweet to date is a video that shows him fake-pummeling […]

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