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The Daily Star June 09, 2019 A major threat to the environment Take strict action against those involved in illegal stone extraction It makes absolutely no sense as to why illegal stone extraction in Sylhet, Bandarban and other hilly regions in the country would continue despite directives from the High Court and calls from environmentalists […]

The Daily Star  June 09, 2019 Resettling the Unsettled Practicalities of relocating Rohingyas to Bhasan Char Rohingya refugees gather at a market inside a refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar. Photo: REUTERS/MOHAMMAD PONIR HOSSAIN Farzana Mish and Dimple T Shah The Rohingya influx into Bangladesh, described by the United Nations (UN) as the “world’s fastest growing refugee crisis,” […]

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How much longer will Oikya Front last? Mohiuddin Ahmad | Prothom Alo  Jun 08, 2019        We often hear about economic recession, but there’s a recession in our politics at the moment. In economics, the state has to take up the role of an investor during a recession. We still read about The Great Depression […]

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File photo of Chittagong port Md Manik/Dhaka Tribune Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal is scheduled to announce the budget in parliament on June 13 Aiming to invigorate the promising export sector, an ailing stock market, and cooling property markets, the upcoming budget is likely to announce a number of incentives to rekindle the business and […]

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Shakib Al Hasan became the second Bangladeshi batsman to score a century in a World Cup game on Saturday, but England still defeated the Tigers by 106 runs in Cardiff. The in-form all-rounder hit 121 in 119 balls thanks to 12 fours and a six, joining an elite club that only had Mahmudullah prior to […]

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Lawyer Rumeen Farhana Photo: UNB Lawyer Rumeen Farhana, BNP’s lone MP-elect from a seat reserved for women in parliament, is going to be sworn in on Sunday, reports UNB.Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury will administer oath to her at 12:00pm at the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban, BNP chairperson’s media wing member Sayrul Kabir Khan told UNB on […]

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God, Gas, and Cash: How Texas Fell in Love With Israel — and Then Trampled on the Constitution Alex Kane, Nashwa Bawab June 1 2019 Photo illustration: Soohee Cho/The Intercept, Getty ImagesPhoto illustration: Soohee Cho/The Intercept, Getty Images On the afternoon of April 19, 2018, a group of Texas Republicans received an email confirming their […]

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