Dhaka, Bangladesh

Debating Whether Reptiles or Amphibians Should Be House Pets

Debating Whether Reptiles or Amphibians Should Be House Pets

Reclining with a laptop on my couch in Brooklyn, I searched "buy lizard online" and clicked

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Male Mammoths Died in 'Silly Ways' More Often Than Females, Study Finds

Male Mammoths Died in 'Silly Ways' More Often Than Females, Study Finds

These are the fates that many unlucky mammoths suffered in Siberia thousands of years ago. Their wel

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Same Oceans, Similar Prey, Two Very Different Necks

Imperial cormorants, lanky, long-necked creatures that live on the southern

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Some good news

WHAT an auspicious start to the week. Despite being buried

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Qatar blockade and Saudi Arabia: could there be a power shift in Doha?

When it erupted in June 2017, the "Qatar crisis" drew

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India's cow vigilantes deny Muslims their livelihood

(From yesterday's issue) But he claims a higher calling: "Our

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Rising deaths on roads

There has been no respite in fatal road mishaps across

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Big lesson for India

Moody's Investors Service raised India's sovereign credit rating by a

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The retreat of America

By David Ignatius
The retreat of America

As President Trump ends his Asia trip, he might sum up the 12-day journey with a revision of the rem

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Traffic system in a mess

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

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Armed Forces Day today

The Armed Forces Day will be celebrated today marking the founding of army, navy and air force during the 1971 Liberation War, reports BSS. The day's programme will begin with the offering of special prayers after Fazr prayers at all mosques in all the cantonments, naval and air force bases throughout the country seeking divine blessings for the well-being and prosperity of the nation and progress of the armed forces, an ISPR statement said. President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina issued separate messages greeting members of the armed forces on the occasion. As part of the day's programme, the president and the premier will lay wreaths at the Shikha Anirban (the Eternal Flame) at Dhaka Cantonment paying deep...  read more>>


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HC for declaring March 7 a National Day

HC for declaring March 7 a National DayThe High Court on Monday issued a rule upon the government to  read more>>

BNP for action against Thakurpara attackers

RANGPUR, Nov 20: BNP on Monday demanded strong action against  read more>>

ASEM meet begins in Myanmar

FMs agree deal on Rohingya repatriation

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PM receives two awards won by Postal Department
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Talks with BNP must for 'PM's graceful exit', says Moudud
BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed on Monday said Prime Minister   read more>>


Cabinet okays drafts of Gazipur, Rangpur metropolitan police
The Cabinet on Monday approved the draft of 'Gazipur Metropolitan   read more>>
Call to harvest crop before flash flood
Scientists of Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI) have made a   read more>>
Enayetullah Khan invited to join AAID Board
The Paris-based Association for Accountability and Internet Democracy (AAID) recently   read more>>


Autorickshaw drivers complain of losing out to transport apps
Autorickshaw drivers, who have long faced criticism for not taking   read more>>
Rice prices normal after market fluctuations: Tofail
Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed has said the rice market is   read more>>
Bourses maintain upward trend
Stocks continue to maintain upward trend on Monday extending the   read more>>


Comilla Victorians on top in BPL
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India, Sri Lanka first Test ends in draw
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Inter down Atalanta to move second
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Standing beside kids during disasters underscored
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Khulna to celebrate recognition of March 7 speech Nov 25
KHULNA, Nov 20: The district Administration on November 25 will   read more>>

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S Korea fears further missile advances by North this year
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