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Britain expels 23 Russian diplomats over chemical attack on ex-spy

  A man takes the flag off the flagpole outside the consular section of Russia’s Embassy in London, Britain, March 14, 2018Reuters Skripal betrayed dozens of Russian agents to Britain before being arrested in Moscow and later jailed in 2006. Britain will expel 23 Russian diplomats in response to a nerve toxin attack on a […]

bKash provides 38,000 books to support Bishwo Shahitto Kendro reading program The bKash Limited, a mobile financial service provider in Bangladesh, has handed over around 38,000 books to Bishwo Shahitto Kendro to facilitate its ‘Nationwide Enrichment Program’ for students through reading. Major General Sheikh Md Monirul Islam (retd), chief external and corporate affairs officer of […]

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The expanding phenomenon of religious and nationalist extremism SOURCE: THE BRISTOL CABLE Brig Gen Shahedul Anam Khan ndc, psc (Retd) The attack on Dr Zafar Iqbal on March 3, only proves that religiously motivated extremism of the violent type, whether manifested in individual or group actions, continues to find its practitioners in society. And we […]

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Heated argument between Khaleda’s lawyers and chief justice marks her bail block   A fiery argument between the pro-BNP lawyers and Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain at the Supreme Court has been capped off by the Supreme Court blocking Khaleda Zia’s bail.  The BNP chief had secured the bail from the High Court after her […]

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Bangladesh Ambassador to Nepal Mashfee Binte Shams addresses a press briefing at the embassy on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Shariful Islam/Dhaka Tribune Dhaka Tribune’s Shariful Islam is currently in Nepal and has been covering the developments following the crash of the US-Bangla Airlines Flight BS211 at Tribhuvan International Airport, which killed at least 50 passengers. The bodies of Bangladeshi […]

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Bangladesh batsman Mushfiqur Rahim plays a shot during their Nidahas Twenty20 tri-series match against India at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Wednesday.— AFP photo Skipper Rohit Sharma and off-spinner Washington Sundar helped India enter the Twenty20 tri-series final with a 17-run win over Bangladesh in Colombo on Wednesday. Sharma’s dominant 89 guided India […]

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