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All roles in UK military to be open to women, Williamson announces

All roles in UK military to be open to women, Williamson announces

Women will be allowed to apply for all military roles in the British armed forces, including in fr

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Mary Portas: 'It was a question how do I want to work as a woman?'

Mary Portas: 'It was a question how do I want to work as a woman?'

No wonder she cleaves to her vastly more successful project for Save the Children, a new type of c

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Judge to investigate Franco-era crimes against Spanish women

A judge in Argentina will examine cases of sexual assault,

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As food is a great source of pleasure, so it is too harmful

By Bee Wilson
As food is a great source of pleasure, so it is too harmful

Another week, another alarming news story about eating and how we are frankly doing it all wrong.

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This blood-soaked land

By Andrew Salmon

In Paju County, north of Seoul, it is hidden behind

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Wage war on air pollution

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is hosting its first global

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News media in Western World

Writes John Lloyd

The news media in the Western world remain dominated by

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Nepal’s solution to more rape cases?

Write Bhadra Sharma and Kai Schultz

For months, the government of Nepal has struggled to contain

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PM invites JOF for dialogue tomorrow

Dr Kamal hopes to cut Gordian knot over polls, so does US envoy

News Special Amid hope and despair, Jatiya Oikya Front leaders are going to dialogue with the government tomorrow evening trying to cut the Gordian knot facing another election nearby. A spark of hope is generated by the prime minister's invitation for them to the talks in an apparent fast reversal of pessimism overshadowing the political arena so long while a sense of despair makes the main opposition force downhearted with the double jailing of the former premier and their de-facto chief. The stage is expeditiously set. Three past days make a gulf difference in the mode: from a note of acrimony to harmony. Front leader Dr Kamal Hossain wrote to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, also President of the ruling Awami...  read more>>


PictorialAL office secretary Abdus Sobhan Golap handing over the Prime Minister's letter  read more>>

Appeals in Orphanage case

Khaleda's imprisonment doubled to 10yrs

BNP lawyers to boycott court today, activists swing into protest

Khaleda's imprisonment doubled to 10yrsNews Desk An ongoing five-year prison term former prime minister Khaleda Zia  read more>>

Five Dy Attorneys General fired

News Desk Five deputy attorneys-general have been removed through cancelling  read more>>

Double homicide in Ctg

Mother, daughter murdered

CHATTOGRAM, Oct 30: Police recovered the bodies of a woman  read more>>

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ECNEC clears 24 projects including one for Rohingyas
The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) on   read more>>
Continuity of democratic dispensation behind dialogue
News Desk Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Tuesday   read more>>
Bernicat praises Bangladesh's development
The United States will continue its support to Bangladesh for   read more>>


Young learners asked to acquire merit-based education
News Desk The young learners asked to acquire knowledge-based education   read more>>
8th BD book fair in Kolkata from Nov 2
The 8th Bangladesh book fair-2018 will be held in Kolkata   read more>>
Jabbar for ICT edn at primary level
Post, Telecommunication and Information Technology Mustafa Jabbar Tuesday underscored the   read more>>


BB’s new guidelines for credit risk management
Bangladesh Bank has issued a set of newly modified guidelines   read more>>
Saudi ready to boost oil output, spare capacity
RIYADH, Oct 30: Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on   read more>>
Guangdong fair helps Bangladeshi goods explore markets in China
The participation of Bangladeshi companies in a four- day trade   read more>>


Rajshahi trailing by 272 runs against Rangpur on Day-2
Rajshahi Division were trailing by 272 runs with eight wickets   read more>>
Cricket Australia chairman urged to quit after ball-tampering review
MELBOURNE, Oct 30: Cricket Australia chairman David Peever faced growing   read more>>
Tigers to get Mustafizur boost in Test series
Good news for Tigers' fans as bowling sensation Mustafizur Rahman   read more>>

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Improve sanitation, hygiene systems, say speakers
Our Correspondent GAIBANDHA, Oct 30: National Sanitation Month-October 2018 and   read more>>
Mosharraf calls to resist evil forces against AL
FARIDPUR, Oct 30: LGRD and Cooperative minister Khandker Mosharraf Hossain   read more>>
No scope for vote-rigging by using EVM: EC
RANGPUR, Oct 30: Election Commissioner (EC) Begum Kobita Khanam recently   read more>>

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Trump to push executive order to end birthright citizenship
WASHINGTON, Oct 30: US President Donald Trump plans to push   read more>>
Macron hails reformist Ethiopia PM on first Europe trip
PARIS, Oct 30: French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday hailed   read more>>
Khashoggi's fiancee calls on Trump to prevent 'cover-up'
Istanbul, Oct 30: The Turkish fiancee of slain journalist Jamal   read more>>