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A story of love, loss and how to honour their memory

A story of love, loss and how to honour their memory

The opening words of Siphiwe Gloria Ndlovu's debut novel, The Theory of Flight, grabs readers

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De Bernières has so much to say about scars from battle

De Bernières has so much to say about scars from battle

Only accomplished novelists can merge soap opera with dramatic and panoramic historical chronicle, s

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Author of ‘The Book Thief’ worked for 20 years on ‘Bridge of Clay’

Markus Zusak, the phenomenally popular Australian writer, worked on "Bridge

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Development in new era and the press

Development today is not merely related to producing enough and

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Insights of retail banking customers: Route to successful inclusive banking

Insights of retail banking customers: Route to successful inclusive banking

Bank is one of the most sensitive businesses in the world the core value of which is the trust of th

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My dad showed me how to be a journalist, a Jew and a man

My dad showed me how to be a journalist,  a Jew and a man

If it were up to me, I'd write this piece next week or perhaps the week after. Let the dust sett

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Docs must stay in rural stations

Health care inequality is conspicuously present in our country, particularly

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Temple turmoil

It is deeply to be regretted that Puri’s Jagannath Temple

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History, ideology back in polarized UK

By John Lloyd

The British prime minister and the leader of Her Majesty’s

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Steps against sound pollution

Sound pollution has been the bane of city dwellers in

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Crosstalk on grenade case

Politics takes new twist

News Report Issues of the upcoming national elections are again overshadowed by a latest twist in politics as the two main rivals got down to squabbling over the political part of the grenade-attack case. After an instant rejection of the case verdict Wednesday, opposition BNP Thursday said implicating its leaders and their conviction are a manifestation of political motives to "completely eliminate BNP" and keep the party off politics and polls. Ruling Awami League leaders blasted their political archrival for its leaders' masterminding of the August 21st, 2004 grenade attack on an AL peace rally and also reprimanded the Dr Kamal Hossain-led national unity process for banding with the party of 'killers'. Acting BNP chief Tarique Rahman ...  read more>>

Copter crashes in Rajshahi

Faridur Reza, cultural troupe escape close call

Copter crashes in RajshahiNews Report A Channel i Managing Director Faridur Reza Sagar and his  read more>>

Khaleda's bail again extended

The High Court on Thursday once again extended till October  read more>>

Govt working for country's prosperity: PM

News Desk Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said the  read more>>

'Me Too' scandal

Indian minister MJ Akbar may resign

Union Minister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar, who  read more>>

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Govt to spend Tk 14,200cr on 17 projects
The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) on   read more>>
Titli hits eastern Indian coast; 8 killed
Gopalpur, Oct 11: A severe cyclone damaged homes and blew   read more>>
Libyans find 75 bodies of suspected IS fighters
BENGHAZI, Oct 11: Libyan authorities have found a mass grave   read more>>


5 women among 3000 suffer from fistula
Five women among every 3000 ever married women of Bangladesh   read more>>
PM gives Tk 20cr to journalist welfare fund
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday donated Tk 20 crore   read more>>
JS body for new law to bring dynamism in JDPC
The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Textile and   read more>>


ADB with new policy for faster project implementatio
Business Desk Asian Development Bank (ADB) Country Director Manmohan Parkash   read more>>
Lagarde calls for Italian ‘discipline’ on budget
NUSA DUA (Indonesia), Oct 11: IMF chief Christine Lagarde said   read more>>
US sanctions begin to distort Iran’s economy
DUBAI, Oct 11: Tomato paste is not the most obvious   read more>>


Palestine lock horn with Tajikistan today
Tournament favorite Palestine take on Tajikistan in the final match   read more>>
Khawaja vigil earns Oz hard-fought draw
Khawaja vigil earns  Oz hard-fought drawDUBAI, Oct 11: Australia managed to pull off a dramatic draw in Dubai after skipper Tim Paine blunte   read more>>
BCB call Mahmud, recall Saifuddin
Sports Desk Bangladesh have called up uncapped left-hand batsman Fazle   read more>>

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Upgradation still remain a distant dream
News Desk THAKURGAON, Oct 11: The upgradation of Thakurgaon Sugar   read more>>
Preparation completed to celebrate Durga puja in Netrakona
NETRAKONA, Oct 11: Local administration has taken various steps here   read more>>
BRRI develops 2 new rice varieties
Our Correspondent GAZIPUR, Oct 11: Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI)   read more>>

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ROK walks back on lifting sanctions on DPRK
SEOUL, Oct 11: South Korea on Thursday walked back on   read more>>
German president apologises for wartime 'horrors'
German president apologises for wartime 'horrors'ATHENS, Oct 11: German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has apologized for "horrors" commit   read more>>
China, Russia push to ease N Korea sanctions
SEOUL, Oct 11: China and Russia have backed easing sanctions   read more>>