Dhaka, Bangladesh

Edwina Brocklesby: 'My sons join me on triathlons - we jump in the river together'

Edwina Brocklesby:  'My sons join me on triathlons - we jump  in the river together'

Sleep I sleep brilliantly - not enough, but brilliantly. I rarely get eight hours; my Fitbit says

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'Yes he's alive but I'm not OK': the bloody truth about childbirth

'Yes he's alive but I'm not OK': the bloody truth about childbirth

Clare Cashion was 28 weeks pregnant and just about to board a plane home from a family Christmas i

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Famous street artists offer works for auction in aid of Movember

Famous street artists offer works for auction in aid of Movember

Some of the world's most prolific street artists have offered works to be auctioned in aid of

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A four-day working week? Bring it on

By Gregor Gall
A four-day working  week? Bring it on

The TUC's proposals for less time at work are laudable and could lead to a historic victory fo

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Railway arch economy is a British success story

By Ben Mackinnon

Small businesses like mine will die if the arch sell-

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How US-Mexico pact could turn tables on China

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Fake doctors get registration

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Brexit may hurt both UK, EU?

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In scarcely more than six months Britain will leave the

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Rohingya refugee children

Writes Amna Ehtesham Khaishgi

Eight-year-old Anjuman, living in Camp 7 at Kutupalong refugee camp

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Fornt Page

Politics, prelude to polls

Nat'l unity now turns centerpiece

News Special A much-talked-about greater national-unity process, with a figurehead making the rallying cry, now turns into the centrepiece of Bangladesh politics. The two major parties who rule the country by turns both shifted their focus on the loose alliance in their own different ways. The wind just changed course from election onto the chemistry of prep-poll polarization with heterogeneous forces boarding the bandwagon Saturday, after fairly long days' spadework, periodically marked by dithering and determination. Main opposition BNP joined Saturday's grand rally in the capital, Dhaka, with a jurist of international repute and an architect of Bangladesh constitution, Dr Kamal Hossain, standing tall as the pi...  read more>>

AFC U-16 soccer

BD girls emerge group champs

Sports Desk Host Bangladesh qualified for the second round of  read more>>

PM leaves London for New York

PM leaves London for New YorkLONDON, Sept 23: After a two-day stopover, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina left  read more>>

Factories shut amid labour unrest

Police club protesters as RMG workers demonstrate for back pay

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PictorialRMG workers in Gazipur block the Dhaka-Mymensingh highway demanding payment of their  read more>>

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TIB finds constant bribery at Mongla, Burimari ports
Transparency International Bangladesh has found that the Mongla Port Customs   read more>>
Minorities' grand rally Sept 28
Different religious and ethnic minority groups in the country have   read more>>
Lingering Rohingya repatriation to intensify burden on Bangladesh
If the repatriation of the Rohingyas, who have taken refuge   read more>>


Dermatologists call for raising awareness about fungal infection
News Report Dermatology experts have called for increasing more awareness   read more>>
Kamal for improved roads for economic advancement
Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal Sunday said the pre-condition for   read more>>
Dhaka Int'l Film Fest to begin January 10
The 17th Dhaka International Film Festival (DIFF)-2019 will begin on   read more>>


Bourses continue losing streak for third strait week
News Report For the third strait week stock markets on   read more>>
Experts for holistic approach to achieve SDG-4
Educationists and activists called for taking a holistic approach to   read more>>
Bangladesh offers special economic zone for Qatari investors
Bangladesh has invited Qatari investors to invest in Bangladesh saying   read more>>


Mushfiq reaches 5000 ODI runs
Sports Desk Bangladesh batsman Mushfiqur Rahim became the third player   read more>>
Bayern maintain perfect Bundesliga record
BERLIN, Sept 23: German Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich have eased   read more>>
Real lead La Liga thanks to goal on video review
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Poison-free vegetables farming expands in Narsingdi
Our Correspondent Narsingdi, Sept 23: Many of farmers in Narsingdi   read more>>
Indiscriminate felling of trees goes on in Gopalganj
GOPALGANJ, Sept 23: Some influential quarters are cutting down roadside   read more>>
Presentation on project for char areas held
Our Correspondent GAIBANDHA, Sep 23: A-briefing session of a project   read more>>

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