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Aritry’s deafening cry for help

Aritry’s deafening cry for help Outraged Viqarunnisa Noon School and College students demonstrating in front of campus on December 5, 2018. Photo: PRABIR DAS Nahela Nowshin Aritry Adhikary—a young life cut tragically short. Her parents probably had never imagined that their daughter would make headlines for the reasons that she did. The tragic suicide of […]

Bangladesh cricketers (from L-R) Sakib al Hasan, Imrul Kayes, Liton Das and Rubel Hossain are seen during a training session at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Wednesday. — BCB photo Pacer Rubel Hossain on Wednesday backed Bangladeshi seamers to win matches against West Indies in the forthcoming three-match one-day international series, starting on December 9. […]

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Flags of Bangladesh and Myanmar ‘We have told the envoy that they (Rohingya) are your people and by signing an agreement with us, you admitted that they are your people’ Bangladesh has lodged a strong protest against Myanmar for the derogatory remarks made by one its ministers about the Muslims living in that country. Rear […]

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A file photo shows workers sewing clothes at a readymade garment factory on the outskirts of Dhaka. Export earnings of the country went up by 17.24 per cent year-on-year in July-November of the current fiscal year (2018-2019), riding on higher shipments of RMG products. — New Age photo Export earnings of the country went up […]

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The Daily Star December 05, 2018 543 aspirants file appeals with EC Hearing starts tomorrow Star Online Report A total of 543 aspirants have filed appeals with the Election Commission against the cancellation of their nomination papers by the returning officers during scrutiny.   Of them, 222 aspirants filed the appeals with the commission today, the last day for filing […]

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The Daily Star December 03, 2018 The Legendary Tale of The Bhawal Sannyasi Sitting left to right: Satinath Banerjee; Rai Saheb Jogendra Nath Banerjee; Earl of Ronaldshay, Governor of Bengal; J H Lindsay, ICS, Collector and District Magistrate of Dhaka; and Kumar Ram Narayan Roy of Bhawal, during his avishek (investiture) ceremony, Northbrook Hall, Dhaka, […]

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The Daily Star  December 05, 2018 WATCH NOW ON A & E TALK An exclusive insight to ‘Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale’ Photo: Sheikh Mehedi Morshed Elita Karim For renowned ad-film maker, Piplu Khan, opting for a docu-drama after years of making commercials was not an easy decision. However, the challenge of portraying the life of […]

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