Dhaka, Bangladesh

When I went home with period pains I told my boss I had a cold. Should I have told the truth?

When I went home with period pains I told my boss I had a cold. Should I have told the truth?

Last month I had to leave work in the middle of the day. I was in a great deal of pain from my per

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The marriage doctors

Anika Hossain
The marriage doctors

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Archrivals launch poll race today

AL from Tungipara tomb, BNP from Sylhet shrines

News Report Two principal rival camps led by Awami League and BNP are formally launching their electioneering today from the Bangabandhu tomb in Tungipara and the shrines of Muslim saints in Sylhet. The former is led by Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina while the latter by a figurehead, Dr Kamal Hossain, as the BNP chief and former premier, Khaleda Zia, is jailed. Khaleda's poll fate is still left in the lurch as a High Court bench Tuesday gave a split order on her writ petitions-the presiding judge endorsing her candidacy and the junior giving his dissenting view. After refusal of candidature by the returning officers and the election commission' appeal board, she moved the High Court for...  read more>>


PictorialThe motorcade of BNP secretary-general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir came under attack  read more>>

HC split order on Khaleda appeals

Presiding judge endorses her candidacy, junior dissents

CJ to assign another bench to untie knot

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Juba League leader shot dead

30 also hurt in AL-BNP clashes in Noakhali, Fakhrul’s motorcade attacked in Thakurgaon

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