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Earthquakes unveil deep rock structure under East Asia

Earthquakes unveil deep rock structure under East Asia

Scientists have found a towering rock structure deep under East Asia by using 3-D supercomputer simu

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Why are all satellites and missiles launched from the east coast?

Why are all satellites and missiles launched from the east coast?

A launch near the equator towards the east direction will get an initial boost equal to the velocity

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Manipur's Ngapang revealed to world as new catfish species

Small and edible fish with high nutritional value, say scientists
Manipur's Ngapang revealed to world as new catfish species

Scientists from the Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) have discovered a new species of catfish, Glypt

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When calling out environmental hypocrisy is nothing but a cynical ploy

By Zoe Williams

(From yesterday's issue) A BAT memo complained that the Weber

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Scientists debate whether Wuhan coronavirus came from bats or snakes amid joint US-China effort to develop vaccine

Laurie Chen
Scientists debate whether Wuhan coronavirus came from bats or snakes amid joint US-China  effort to develop vaccine

The first close-up images of the Wuhan coronavirus were released on Friday. Photo: Chinese Centre Fo

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Joe Biden is stronger than you think: Here's why he is still winning

By David Brooks
Joe Biden is stronger than you think: Here's why he is still winning

Joe Biden this week in South Carolina.Credit...Sam Wolfe/Reuters It was yet another epic failure of

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Blockchain technology for economic dev

Blockchain technology (BCT), also known as decentralised and distributed ledger

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What Other Say

Passing the baton

There were no last-minute surprises in the change of guard

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Comments & Analyses-I

Immune discovery 'may treat all cancer'

A newly-discovered part o f our immune system could be harnessed to treat all cancers, say scientists and reports BBC
Immune discovery 'may treat all cancer'

The new technique could kill a wide range o f cancer cells, including breast and prostate. A newly-

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Drive against drug adulteration

Drug adulteration is the bane of our society. Adulterated drugs

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Canvass now at climax before curtain drops

EC stages mock voting by EVM

News Special: Optimism still outstrips pessimism about a crucial test for all sides concerned as a most vibrant-or vociferous, some say-vote campaign in Dhaka hits its climax before the close. The curtain on the hectic campaigning mainly by the four mayor hopefuls from the two inveterate political rivals-the ruling Awami League and the opposition BNP-for the twin city corporations in the capital comes down at midnight tomorrow (January 29). Both sides are engaged in their efforts to make the most of the thin time now in the run-up to the voting on the deferred date, February 1. There have been some troubles, allegations and counter-allegations, and a major incident of encounter on Sunday. Formal filing of allegations and counter-allegations and...  read more>>

Registered child daycare centres to help working women

Cabinet also okays bills for two univs

News Desk: Registered child daycare centres will be set up  read more>>


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China Coronavirus emergency

PM directs evacuation of willing Bangladeshis

Death toll now 81, over 3,000 infected with raging epidemic

News Report: Several hundred Bangladeshis, mostly students and teachers, are  read more>>

Final farewell!

SSC examinee crushed under water tanker before school farewell

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Wage social movement against drugs, President asks students
News Desk President Abdul Hamid on Monday asked all the   read more>>
‘Govt considering abolishment of grouping system in SSC’
Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni on Monday said the government   read more>>
BNP breaches electoral code by lodging complaints to foreigners on polls: Hasan
Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud Monday said raising complaints to   read more>>


'Students should hold aim to be ideal citizens'
Chattogram Bureau The prime aim of a student should be   read more>>
NSDA gives registrations to 12 training providers
News Report The National Skills Development Authority (NSDA), under the   read more>>
Ekushey book fair to get a new look marking Mujib Borsho
Amar Ekushey Book Fair is expected to get a new   read more>>


$4.5m Japanese aid for safe water project
News Desk Bangladesh and Japan on Monday signed an agreement   read more>>
Bugatti touts green ambitions while storming full speed ahead
MOLSHEIM, Jan 27: Supercar manufacturer Bugatti, fresh off one of   read more>>
Senior Stan Chart official visits Bangladesh
Senior Stan Chart official visits BangladeshNews Report Group Chief Risk Officer of Standard Chartered Bank Mark Smith visited Dhaka recently.   read more>>


Tragic end to a legend
Tragic end to a legendBasketball legend Kobe Bryant and one of his daughters were among nine people killed Sunday morning   read more>>
Rain abandons Lahore T20I
Rain abandons Lahore T20IThe 3rd and final of the three-match T20 International series between hosts Pakistan and touring Ban   read more>>
Nat’l school hockey
Police Lines High School of Faridpur beat Patuakhali Government Jubilee   read more>>

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Gazipur farmers lose interest in sugarcane farming
Our Correspondent GAZIPUR, Jan 27: Once sugarcane was cultivated on   read more>>
Turkey keen to invest in cotton research dev
Nuray Alam GAZIPUR, Jan 27: Turkey’s government is keen to   read more>>
Sawmill owner gets two months’ jail
Our Correspondent PABNA, Jan 27: A mobile court on Wednesday   read more>>

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