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Legendary Bollywood actor Sridevi passed away in Dubai on Saturday night after a massive cardiac arrest. She was 54. Sridevi was…

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Twenty-nine artistes and film professionals have received the National Film Award, 2014 in 26 categories for their outstanding contributions to…

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Emmys 2017: The Handmaid’s Tale and Big Little Lies the main winners

Actor Elisabeth Moss, winner of Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for ‘The Handmaid’s…

Didi vs Perfect Storm: Why West Bengal’s Trinamool Congress may soon reach a point of no return

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The Big 5 Plus: long awaited, but here at last

Although Bangladesh wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim endured a less than enjoyable outing in the Tigers’ seven-wicket win over West Indies on Monday, he will be banked upon to deliver the goods with the bat and behind the stumps against Australia on Thursday. PHOTO: BCB Sakeb Subhan…

Shakib, Liton heroics lead Tigers to sensational win

Shakib and Liton formed one of the most memorable partnerships in the country`s history, making…

The Legendary Tale of The Bhawal Sannyasi

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Asia’s Energy Revolution Could Kill Trump’s Coal-Powered Dreams

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