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FEATURE

Chanel unveils Boy de Chanel, a new makeup line for men

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Chanel unveils Boy de Chanel, a new makeup line for men

Chanel is launching a whole makeup line and it's specially catered for men. While it's no su

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5 of the best men's facials in Hong Kong

Randy Lai
5 of the best men's facials in Hong Kong

When it comes to facials, it's clear that this beautifying and restorative treatment is no longe

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How many jokers does it take to make a light bulb laugh?

Vaishali R. Venkat
How many jokers does it take to make a light bulb laugh?

Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain. ~ Charlie Chaplin On May 5, 2019, litt

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Op-ed

Existential crisis in Congress

By Kalyani Shankar
Existential crisis  in Congress

In 2014, after Congress slumped to its worst ever performance in the Lok Sabha polls winning 44 seat

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Can crisis become an opportunity?

By Bharat Dogra

Destructive cyclonic storms, severe floods and unprecedented wildfires have created

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The last IMF loan?

By Assad Ahmad

IN the summer of 1991, a series of chartered flights

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EDITORIAL

Heat hits poultry sector

The deleterious effect of climate change on the poultry farming

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Solidifying Muslim world’s stance on pressing issues

Writes MohammedD Al-Kinani

With the theme “Hand in Hand toward the Future,” and

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Pakistan’s economy beset by challenges

Writes RK Kaushik

The lack of administrative experience of Imran Khan and his

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Front Page

Budget bigger at Tk 5.23 trillion

Balancing redistribution seen imperative

News Report A bigger-sized new national budget worth around Tk 5.23-lakh crore is set to be placed in parliament today amid expectation that the government would outline reforms needed for balanced redistribution of the allocations. Economists are of the view that a balanced development of the country presupposes redistribution of national wealth among regions, sectors, population groups and individuals. They say an important measurement yardstick is Gini coefficient About budgeting and development paradigm, some of them are of the view that there have emerged disparities of different types in the country's development pursuit over the years, such as urban-rural, regional, rich-poor, gender-specific and age groups of the population. Parity was th...  read more>>

Graft grabs JS attention

Catch briber and bribed both: PM

News Desk Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina warned that both the  read more>>

Peace Index

Bangladesh stands 101st in ranking

News Desk Bangladesh has moved nine steps down in the  read more>>

Deadlock over Rohingya repatriation

BD urges diplomats to prevail upon Myanmar

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Pictorial

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BACK PAGE
Govt steps will ensure fair paddy price, hopes PM
Prime Minister and Leader of the House Sheikh Hasina on   read more>>
President joins Tajikistan conf
President Abdul Hamid will leave Dhaka for Tajikistan today on   read more>>
6 killed in accidents in city, Pabna, Naogaon
News Desk At least six people were killed in separate   read more>>

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METROPOLIS
Dhaka seeks member states' support
Bangladesh has sought the support of the international community for   read more>>
JS body for conservation of forests
The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Environment and Forests Ministry Wednesday   read more>>
Eid reunion
Permanent Mission of Bangladesh to the United Nations (UN) has   read more>>

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BUSINESS
Central bank moves to rein in default loans
News Report The Bangladesh Bank has formed a committee to   read more>>
Oil falls over 2 pc on weaker demand growth
LONDON, June 12: Oil prices fell more than 2 per   read more>>
Mashrafe signed bat, ball offered on Walton TV purchase
News Report Television customers of Walton brand are likely to   read more>>

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SPORTS
Tigers keep the focus on cricket
Bangladesh have arguably delivered the performance of the tournament so   read more>>
Mashrafe wary of West Indies' big hitters
The small size of Taunton in which Bangladesh would take   read more>>
Not Gayle, Russel's wkt will be key: Rhodes
While Chris Gayle has been giving the bowlers around the   read more>>

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HOME
Sherpur witnesses 55 rape incidents in last 5 months
News Desk SHERPUR, June 12: At least 55 incidents of   read more>>
Agri Census-2019 begins in Gaibandha
Our Correspondent GAIBANDHA, June 12: The Agriculture Census-2019 has started   read more>>
Male, female workforce contributes a lot to social dev in Rajshahi
RAJSHAHI, June 11: More than 180 youths, half of them   read more>>

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INTERNATIONAL
Protesters mass at HK parliament to oppose extradition law
HONG KONG, June 12: Violent clashes broke out in Hong   read more>>
Modi to avoid Pakistani airspace for SCO meet
NEW DELHI, June 12: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not   read more>>
Amnesty, HRW warn UN against Sudan pullout
NICOSIA, June 12: Amnesty and Human Rights Watch have warned   read more>>

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