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Op-ed

The road still runs through Ramallah

By Suhasini Haidar

Advocating the Israel-Palestine peace process is vital for India to

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Functional Pakistan-US relationship would augur well for peace

By Javed Hafeez
Functional Pakistan-US relationship would augur well for peace

During the Cold War, Pakistan-US relations were warm and co-operative. However, after the disintegra

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The Iran nuclear deal now hangs by a thin thread

By Camelia Entekhabifard

The US President Donald Trump has waived sanctions on Iran

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EDITORIAL

Of prices and people's plight

We are sick of writing repeatedly about unusual price hike

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N Korea’s other weapon

In signs of a thaw, North and South Korea have decided to march together under a single flag at the Winter Olympics Opening ceremony next month, writes Rudroneel Ghosh
N Korea’s other weapon

In signs of a thaw, North and South Korea have decided to march together under a single flag at the

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Russia investigation far from a ‘witch hunt’

Writes David Ignatius

“Does this concern you at all?” asks a tart email

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Fornt Page

CHT people to enjoy land ownership: PM

CHT people to enjoy land ownership: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasinaon Sundayassured the inhabitants of the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) that they will be able to enjoy the ownership of land there, as people in other regions of the country do, reports UNB. "The land ownership won't be determined by British-era laws," she said. The Prime Minister said this while inaugurating the 4000th Para Kendra (Village Centre) in at Mitingachhari in Kaptai upazila of Rangamati district through a videoconference. CHT Affairs Ministry and Unicef jointly organised the programme at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel. Sheikh Hasina said the government wants to develop the whole country in a balanced...   read more>>

Pictorial

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Court allows substandard medical edn

Health Minister bemoans in JS

Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammed Nasim on Sunday said  read more>>

Rohingya repatriation

Bangladesh to sign MoU with UNHCR

Diplomats for safe, voluntary Rohingya return

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Khaleda seeks steps against Ranga

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Sunday said people are waiting  read more>>

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BACK PAGE
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Open gambling in Shajadpur
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METROPOLIS
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BUSINESS
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HOME
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INTERNATIONAL
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