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31 killed in Baghdad twin suicide blast

Iraqi security forces inspect the site of a bomb attack in Baghdad, Iraq January 15, 2018. — Reuters photo Iraq’s prime minister Haider al-Abadi called for the elimination of jihadist ‘sleeper cells’ Monday after a twin suicide bombing killed 31 people in Baghdad in the second such attack in three days. There was no immediate […]

File photo shows Tabith Awal speaking to the media after collecting his nomination form. The BNP-led coalition has again picked Md Tabith Awal to run for the mayor in the by-polls to the Dhaka North City Corporation.  Party Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir named the pick before the media late on Monday, after the […]

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Explorers have struck gas about 32km north of the Shahbazpur Gas Field in Bhola, a southern coastal district. A total of 600 billion cubic feet of gas has been found in Bheduria union, Cabinet Secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam disclosed to reporters at the Secretariat yesterday. The discovery of the country’s 27th gas field came at […]

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Bangladesh’s Shakib al Hasan bowls during their match against Zimbabwe in Dhaka Monday DHAKA TRIBUNE/Md Manik Shakib al Hasan took two wickets in his very first over to give Bangladesh a tremendous start.   Shakib strikes twice in first over Bangladesh captain Mashrafe bin Mortaza elected to field and gave the ball to Shakib al […]

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Prices of winter vegetables have jumped high at different markets of late due to fog and shivering cold, damaging the early season respite for customers. Beans that were selling at Tk 25-30 a kilogram just a few days ago, now cost Tk 60-70 a kg, according to market monitoring. Prices of vegetable items such as […]

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America is spiritually bankrupt. We must fight back together The undeniable collapse of integrity, honesty and decency in our public and private life has fueled racial hatred and contempt by Cornel West Sun 14 Jan 2018 We live in one of the darkest moments in American history – a bleak time of spiritual blackout and […]

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