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Wired Up Wrong Review: Best Book of the Year?

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There's a warning at the start of this book, so I'll put a warning here: I liked this book s

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Hillary Clinton in her own words

Hillary Clinton in her own words

She was the presumptive favorite in the 2016 US presidential election. She was also extremely qualif

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The madness of King Donald

The madness of King Donald

Much of America's capital has entered a state of near-panic. In recent days, President Donald Tr

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Why it's too soon to celebrate the defeat of daesh

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Democracy in peril?

Democracy in peril?

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Making women entrepreneurs

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Capital crisis

U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the

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The globalization of our discontent

American capitalism in recent years has been marked by unbridled greed — the 2008 financial crisis provides ample confirmation of that, writes Joseph E. Stiglitz
The globalization of our discontent

Fifteen years ago, I published Globalization and Its Discontents, a book that sought to explain why

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Homestead gardening

Expanded cultivation of vegetables on homesteads has changed lives of

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Jt working group on Rohingya return soon

6,700 Rohingyas killed in 1st month's onslaught: MSF

Bangladesh has conveyed to the United Nations that a joint working group on Rohingya repatriation would soon be formed under the terms and conditions of the bilateral arrangement between Bangladesh and Myanmar which was signed on November 23, reports UNB. Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN Ambassador Masud Bin Momen conveyed it to the Security Council meeting on situation in Myanmar held in New York recently, said the Bangladesh Mission on Thursday. A team of Myanmar will be here on December 19 to take forward the process of forming a joint working group to start repatriation of Rohingyas living in Bangladesh, a foreign ministry official said. Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque will hold a meeting with his Myanmar counterpart...  read more>>

Martyred Intellectuals' Day observed

Martyred Intellectuals' Day observedThe nation observed the Martyred Intellectuals Day on Thursday commemorating the intellectuals  read more>>

ACC recommends 8 steps to stop coaching business

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has recommended conducting investigation into illegal  read more>>

HC bans horns in city's VIP, residential areas at night

The High Court on Thursday banned the use of all  read more>>

EC set to test new EVM in Rangpur city poll

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Fugitive war criminals to be brought back soon: Quader
Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader Thursday hoped bringing back   read more>>


Malnutrition a prime cause for maternal, child mortality
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Martyred Intellectuals Day observed in DU
Martyred Intellectuals Day observed on the campus of Dhaka University   read more>>
Disseminating true history among young generation stressed
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ADB gives additional $100m to microfinance risk participation program
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Berlin’s town hall takes techno scene under its wing
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ICRC T20 cricket from Sunday
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Move to make Vitamin `A’ plus campaign a success
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Country progressing fast under leadership of PM
Country progressing fast under leadership of PMOur Correspondent NARSINGDI, Dec 14: Joint Secretary General of Bangladesh Awami League and former   read more>>

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