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Is chronic fatigue syndrome finally being taken seriously?

Is chronic fatigue syndrome finally being taken seriously?

Jose Montoya was a trainee doctor when his supervisor told him that if he continued specialising in

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Running through conflict: the Palestine Marathon

Running through conflict: the Palestine Marathon

The Right to Movement running group highlights the lack of freedom of travel caused by the Israeli-P

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Longer-term antibiotics won't ease 'chronic lyme disease'

Longer-term antibiotics won't ease 'chronic lyme disease'

Although antibiotics are the correct therapy to treat Lyme disease when it is diagnosed early, longe

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Radical change needed to ensure farms produce healthy food

Radical change needed to ensure farms  produce healthy food

A profound ecological transformation of food and farming is achievable, desirable and urgently neede

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The US cannot face Iran alone

America bears most of the NATO burden. It is the

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The GOP's white supremacy now has a smoking gun

Farther north, at the US-Mexico border, deaths like those of

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Ensure safe river route before Eid

Inland waterway routes in Bangladesh have suffered a gradual decline

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What Other Say

Fragile flyover

The development of under-development becomes still more pronounced in Kolkata

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Comments & Analyses-I

The skills that youths will need

By Ruth Shapiro and Risa Pieters

Twenty-six years ago, that question had an answer. Near-universal literacy

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Dhaka-Narayanganj duel-gauge- line train service

The construction work of the Dhaka-Narayanganj duel-gauge- line is likely

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Push for pursuing economic diplomacy

PM shows envoys at London meet which way to tread

Push for pursuing economic diplomacy

News Desk: Economics dominates both internal politics and international relations of nations at present as the world moves fast to cope with newer innovations. Many concerns of yesteryear are being swept away by the speed. The Government of Bangladesh obviously rises to the occasion for a reorientation of its foreign relations along the line of trade and investment promotion in order to advance the country's graduation process and lift all-round development in pursuant of the UN-mandated development goals-Sustainable Development Goals or SDGs. Indication of such urgency for the change came from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's prodding to the Bangladesh envoys at a London meet, where she advised them to pursue economic diplomacy alongside political diplomacy. The ...  read more>>

What ails society!

Thinkers, commoners wonder as latest abnormality erupts

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No hasty action against Priya

Quader quotes PM as saying

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Lakhs virtually remain marooned

Few districts still flood-affected

Lakhs virtually remain maroonedNews Desk: About a million people are stranded in flood-hit Kurigram as  read more>>

Priya stands by remarks

Priya Saha, a beleaguered activist who works for minority rights,  read more>>

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Private banks gradually bringing down lending rate to single digit
News Desk: Like the state-owned commercials banks, private commercial banks   read more>>
Public wrath exposes Khaleda to political fall: Hasan
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BCL leader shot at DU
A leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) sustained a gunshot   read more>>


Enacting right to food act demanded
Speakers at a dialogue Sunday said Bangladesh should enact a   read more>>
Govt finalises 2 master plans to save rivers
LGRD and Cooperatives Minister Md Tazul Islam Sunday said the   read more>>
No trucks, vans to be ferried during Eid
News Report The government has decided to stop ferrying trucks   read more>>


Digital economy growing substantially
Mazharul Islam Mitchel In the last three years Bangladesh has   read more>>
UK car sector accelerates towards electric future
LONDON, July 21: Britain's auto industry, seeking to swerve Brexit   read more>>
Platform economy to power ahead in China on policy dividends
BEIJING, July 21, (Xinhua): The platform economy, one of the   read more>>


Eion Morgan, JP Duminy get BPL gigs
Eion Morgan, JP Duminy  get BPL gigsSports Desk JP Duminy, the South Africa all-rounder who recently retired from One Day International   read more>>
Afghanistan A dominate
Afghanistan A dominateA brilliant century by Ibrahim Zadran guided Afghanistan A to take a 2-0 lead in the five-match unof   read more>>
Razib named as chess WC coach
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Unfit human haulers deriven by unskilled drivers
Our Correspondent GAZIPUR, July 21: Unfit human haulers driven by   read more>>
Every person hit by flood to get govt relief: Tipu
RANGPUR, July 21: Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi, MP, has said   read more>>
Tk 2239cr project taken to save Tangail from flood: Shameem
Our Correspondent TANGAIL, July 21: Deputy Minister for Water Resources   read more>>

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