Dhaka, Bangladesh

New cookbook good and cheap celebrates inexpensive meals

Learn to make chocolate zucchini muffins from Good and Cheap, the new book that helps people eat well on very low budgets.

Curious about how people can really eat on the American

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Kitchen a place to banish winter

I love a good frost as much as the next

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How far would you go for NZ's best pie?

How far would you go for NZ's best pie?

Greenmeadows New World's potato top pie took out the top prize at the 19th annual Bakels New Ze

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A bitter home-coming for Yemen's exiled government

The fall of Aden to the Saudi-led coalition does not presage peace any time soon

RIVALRY between Iran, a Shia power, and its Sunni Arab

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Obama's strong words are too little, too late

By Murithi Mutiga

That President Obama has engaged Africa in frank terms towards

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Bangladesh Pharma and WTO/TRIPS deadline extension from 2016 to 2021?

By Wahidur Rahman
Bangladesh Pharma and WTO/TRIPS deadline extension from 2016 to 2021?

The Bangladesh Pharma Industry manufactures about 8000 generic drugs under 26813 registered brands i

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Off the track

Young girl takes on Merkel

Geoffrey Aronson

They have been uprooted from homes and families, suffering the

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What others say

Labour leadership election failing Britain

Britain’s opposition Labour Party is in a panic as it

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A primer on ‘traumatic grief’

A traumatic event often causes deep-rooted, profound feelings. Depending on the nature of the event, those feelings may be fear, confusion, grief or a combination of emotions, writes Mayo Clinic

A traumatic event often causes deep-rooted, profound feelings. Depending on

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Too much traffic

The capital's messy traffic management system is left to be

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Jubilation in enclaves

Shackles of separation broken

KURIGRAM, July 31: It is a celebration time for thousands of people living in the hitherto India-Bangladesh enclaves as they are awaiting the much-sought enclave swap between the two countries at one minute past midnight on Saturday, breaking the shackles of separation from their homelands, reports UNB. The red disc will be on top of the green field as the national flag of Bangladesh will be hoisted in 111 enclaves inside the country on the zero hours while the tricolor of deep saffron, white and India green with the Ashoka Chakra in the centre hoisted in 51 enclaves inside India. At Dasiarchhora enclave in Phulbari upazila of Kurigram, thousands of people will join the flag hoisting ceremony while the moment...  read more>>

Komen weakens, but rain cripples life

Komen weakens, but rain cripples  lifeIncessant rains triggered by tropical cyclone 'Komen' on Friday pounded many parts  read more>>

Buriganga revival project flops for fund crunch

The Buriganga River Restoration Project, taken to revive the Buriganga  read more>>

Fresh voter list

EC shows 7 reasons behind gender gap

The Election Commission has identified seven reasons behind the significant  read more>>

Next polls under present govt, says Ashraf

Public Administration Minister Syed Ashraful Islam on Friday said the  read more>>

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Strengthening Bangladesh-Korea relations stressed
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One to die for killing wife
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79 illegal establishments evicted
Our Correspondent GAIBANDHA, July 31: The district administration has evicted   read more>>
BMDA plants 6.5 lakh palm trees in vast Barind tract
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