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20 great UK and Ireland beach cottages for summer breaks

20 great UK and Ireland beach cottages for summer breaks

Penarvon Cabin, Helford, Cornwall Sleeps two From £841 for seven nights A cabin among the trees,

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Whisky galore: In fine spirits on Raasay, Inner Hebrides

Whisky galore: In fine spirits on Raasay, Inner Hebrides

Reaching Raasay is about as elaborate a journey as you can undertake in Britain before you start to

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Down House, home of Charles Darwin: 'An unstuffy educational day out' - review

In a nutshell Charles Darwin, his wife, Emma, and their

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Why markets and political scientists disagree on the G7

By Mohamed A. El-Erian

To say that this month's summit of G7 leaders in

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India's embattled democracy

By Hartosh Singh Bal

NEW DELHI: A fair and independent electoral process, an independent

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Dhaka-Hague trade may reach $2b in 5 years

Imtiaz Ahmed

Bangladesh Ambassador to Netherlands Sheikh Mohamamed Belal in an interview

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Interest rates cut a questionable move

On the surface, Wednesday's decision looks like part of a

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Erdogan faces tough competition

Writes Diana Moukalled

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan faces unprecedented competition in the

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Houthi negotiations

Writes Dr. Manuel Almeida

In the past few days, the pace of military and

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Brazilians laugh, so do myriad of Bangladeshis

Sports Desk After Thursday night's nightmare of Messi Waterloo, myriad Bangladeshis finally joined celebrations by fans worldwide as Phillipe Coutinho and Neymar's late double strikes brought Brazil a win Friday in the FIFA World Cup 2018. They beat Costa Rica 2-0 to edge towards the last 16 in their day's encounter in St Petersburg, Russia, despite uninspiring display. The five-time champions were heading for a second inglorious draw when FC Barcelona midfielder Coutinho popped up to poke home from Roberto Firmino's nod down. And with seconds remaining, Neymar, world's most expensive player, tapped in Douglas Costa's cross to secure Brazil's first win of the tournament. The result leaves the five-time world champions with four points from two games after t...  read more>>


PictorialBrazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho popped up in the 91st minute of the  read more>>

AL's 69th founding anniv today

Bangladesh Awami League (AL), one of the country's oldest political  read more>>

Anti-drug drive

Two killed in Mymensingh 'gunfights'

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One meeting point emerges, two sticking ones stay

Poll talk gains ground as time ticks by

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ICC seeks Myanmar's observations by July 27
After Bangladesh, the International Criminal Court (ICC) now wants to   read more>>
Extensive measures taken against extremism: FM
Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on Friday said acts of   read more>>
8 killed in road crashes
At least eight people were killed and many others injured   read more>>


Women rights facing global pushback
News Desk Immediate actions must be taken to stop a   read more>>
7pc population is Thalassemia carriers in Bangladesh
Thalassemia, a hereditary blood disorder that affects the body's ability   read more>>
Matia for protecting local fruit varieties
Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury on Friday urged agricultural scientists to   read more>>


Chinese traders wary of being burnt by trade war
Chinese traders wary of  being burnt by trade warBEIJING, June 22: At least three U.S. coal shipments on their way to China may end up casualties of   read more>>
Asian traders end brutal week as trade fears simmer
HONG KONG, June 22: Asian investors ended a tumultuous week   read more>>
Weaker gold prices lure buyers in most Asian hubs
MUMBAI, June 22: Gold demand picked up in most Asian   read more>>


Clashing in the tunnel
The best player in this Brazilian team is Philippe Coutinho   read more>>
France send Peru out
France’s Le Bleus reached the last 16 of the World   read more>>
Salah, Neymar, Messi, messy: WC starsstifled
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Teachers teaching for 20 yrs without salary
Our Correspondent RAJBARI, June 22: Teachers and employees of a   read more>>
RCC election posters, banners removed
RAJSHAHI, June 22: Election related posters, banners and festoons of   read more>>
Farmers harvest premature peanuts for fear of floods
FARIDPUR, June 22: Peanut growers in char areas of the   read more>>

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Merkel downbeat on EU migration breakthrough
BEIRUT, June 22: German Chancellor Angela Merkel played down expectations   read more>>
'Invest wisely' in migrants' home countries: Pope
ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE, Italy, June 22: Pope Francis, who   read more>>
Arab coalition to increase pressure on Houthis
ABU DHABI, June 22: Minister of State for Foreign Affairs   read more>>