Dhaka, Bangladesh

Green risotto

Green risotto

Risotto is pretty much a one pot-meal, easy on the pocket and so versatile. I was looking at my vege

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Ask a chef: Potpourri's birdseed bar

Ask a Chef reveals the secrets of those superb dishes

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Taking the plunge

Taking the plunge

Ask Mario Fernandez Alduenda what makes a good coffee and you'll get a fascinatingly informative

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The loneliest man in Congress

Will 2014 spell doom for the last white House Democrat in the Deep South? Queries John Huston

THE best political ad of the 2012 election involved Congressman

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The new school rules

The academies programme has transformed England's educational landscape, writes Rafi Ahmed
The new school rules

THE King Solomon Academy, a squat modern building overshadowed by social-housing tower blocks in cen

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The flexible Mr Farage

UKIP can bend towards Labour and Tory voters simultaneously. Eventually, though, it will stretch too far, writes Tim Merrett
The flexible Mr Farage

LIKE many in Heywood and Middleton, two former mill towns outside Manchester, John Bickley is fed up

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Off the track

No mercy for terrorists

Linda S. Heard

I used to try to understand the mentality of human

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Preparing for Ebola without panicking

As Ebola continues unabated in three West African countries and the number of cases and deaths increase exponentially, alarm bells are ringing across the world, writes Poonam Khetrapal Singh

As Ebola continues unabated in three West African countries and

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Examinations hartal-hit

The hartal season is here, thanks to lengthy shutdowns called

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Save us

The water of life of Dhaka is Buriganga which even

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Chief coordinator among 5 JMB men nabbed

Chief coordinator among 5 JMB men nabbed

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) members arrested five suspected members of banned Islamic outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), including its chief coordinator, from Sirajganj district early Friday, reports UNB. The elite force also recovered huge bombs and bomb-making materials from their possession. The arrestees are JMB chief coordinator Abdun Nur,...  read more>>

Yet another blaze at BSEC Bhaban

BNP finds 'foul play' behind fire

Yet another blaze at BSEC BhabanAnother fire swept through a floor of multi-storey Bangladesh Steel and Engineering  read more>>

Khaleda to address Natore rally today

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia goes to Natore on Saturday to  read more>>


PictorialMob set fire to a truck that runs over a child and  read more>>

Govt starts bowing down to mass demand: BNP

Claiming that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's remark that a democratic  read more>>

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Movement only option to oust govt: Rafiqul
BNP senior leader Barrister Rafiqul Islam Miah on Friday said   read more>>
Govt mulls restricting city gatherings to weekend
Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Friday said   read more>>
US warplanes pound Islamic State positions in Kobani
KOBANI, Oct 31: US-led air strikes hit Islamic State positions   read more>>


Dry weather likely
Weather may remain dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over   read more>>
Plan to set up child court in each district
Prime Minister's International Affairs Adviser Dr Gowher Rizvi on Friday   read more>>
Steps to be taken to save arable land
Housing and Public Works Minister Engineer Mosharraf Hossain on Friday   read more>>


ECB dons new hat as eurozone banking supervisor
FRANKFURT, Oct 31: The European Central Bank takes over as   read more>>
Yen plunges to near seven-year low
TOKYO, Oct 31: The yen plunged to a near seven-year   read more>>
Chicago agricultural commodities futures
CHICAGO, Oct. 31: Chicago agricultural commodities dropped across the board   read more>>


Raul signs for New York Cosmos
NEWYORK, Oct 31: Real Madrid and Spain legend Raul Gonzalez   read more>>
FIFA sorry for Crimea video blunder
GENEVA, Oct 31: FIFA has apologised for an embarrassing diplomatic   read more>>
Dortmund determined to bounce back
BERLIN, Oct 31: Germany international Kevin Grosskreutz insists Borussia Dortmund   read more>>

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Hand washing devices distributed
Our Correspondent GAIBANDHA, Oct 31: A total of 108 poor   read more>>
Changed mindset for ensuring health service stressed
KAWNIA, Oct 31: Speakers at a public hearing meeting have   read more>>
Sanitation month observed
Our Correspondent GAIBANDHA, Oct 31: National sanitation month-2014 is being   read more>>

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British Labour downplays threat of Scotland collapse
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