Dhaka, Bangladesh

Vitamin C a staple of ancient beauty

By: Dr Tauhida Rahman Ereen
Vitamin C a staple of ancient beauty

It is not surprising that centuries ago Native Americans used to apply vitamin c rich paste out of t

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Can I survive my midlife crisis?

Faced with the challenges of middle age, many people crash and burn. But is there another way?
Can I survive my midlife crisis?

As a well-adjusted middle-aged man, I like to define myself by the things I don't have. I don

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Help! My partner's having a midlife crisis

With the right approach, you can turn a crisis into a golden opportunity, says therapist Andrew G Marshall

What not to doÖ 1 Ignore it Every relationship goes

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Do driverless cars dream of electric sheep?

By Simon Chesterman

Autonomous vehicles offer the prospect of safer and cheaper transportation

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The fusion of civilisations

(From yesterday's issue) It is true that a certain number

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India-Pakistan ties head for dangerous low over Kashmir

By Ravi Velloor

(From yesterday's issue) What of the Kashmiris caught in the

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Rampal and recent UNESCO move

The advice of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural

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Travails of a war-torn people

The Northern Provincial Council, which came to power three years ago, has been an abysmal failure. And Colombo has descended to business as usual, writes Ahilan Kadirgamar
Travails of a war-torn people

On September 21, 2013, tens of thousands of Tamils living in Sri Lankaís heavily-militarised North d

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Educationís first goal: quality teachers

It is high time Thailand seriously studied successful models like those Singapore and Finland have embraced. These two countries already rank best in the world when it comes to education, writes Chularat Saengpassa

A major overhaul of Thailandís education sector has been taking

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People's money for people's services

City fathers want to boost revenue collection

News Report The two city mayors in Dhaka recently sought the support of the tax authority to collect more household taxes and revenue from some sources to provide better services to the city dwellers. The city fathers cited a law passed in 2009 that provides these local government authorities to collect revenue from 26 areas in the form of tax, sub-tax and toll. "A city corporation is not a business entity. It has to get money from some sources such as government, to provide better services to people," said Annisul Huq, mayor of Dhaka North City Corporation. "There is a law that gives scope to collect revenue to provide services." The call was made at a meeting with top officials...  read more>>


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Modi stresses peace in Kashmir

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Race for White House

Hillary's slim margin with Trump varnishes

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Unesco concern over Rampal plant

Govt to respond by next week

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Release of IS video footage a plot
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Calamities affect classes in 5,000 schools
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JS to pass tough law to prevent road crashes
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Dhaka to get 4 more new passport offices soon
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India declare to set New Zealand 434
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No existence of IS in Bangladesh, iterates Asaduzzaman
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Anti-liberation forces hatching new conspiracies
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