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FEATURE

What happens to wealth as populations age?

What happens to wealth as populations age?

Kinsley discusses two economic challenges: the ageing demographic and financial inequality. His book

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Home Office refuses visas for authors invited to Edinburgh book festival

Home Office refuses visas for authors invited to Edinburgh book festival

A dozen authors who were planning to attend this year's Edinburgh international book festival ha

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How the Internet transformed contemporary jazz

Nate Chinen has written a terrific book about the shape

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Op-ed

The Edinburgh festival would be a joy if it weren't for tick-list tourists

The Edinburgh festival would be a joy if it weren't for tick-list tourists

My favourite time and place to be in Edinburgh is probably in the late autumn on Calton Hill, on tho

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As Pakistan goes to the polls, former PM Nawaz Sharif convicted in corruption case

An anti-corruption court on Friday sentenced former Pakistan Prime Minister

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Lanka govt needs to build on its northern achievements

MILITARY personnel stationed in the north are often perplexed when

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EDITORIAL
Editorial

Will the cattle go cheap during Eid?

This year the country is unlikely to face any crisis

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What others say

Facebook Count 65

ASIDE from the successful candidates, another big winner of the

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Comments & Analyses-I

Turkey’s nightmares

By Omer Taspinar

Depending on how you look at it, Recep Tayyip Erdogan

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Drive against drug adulteration

Drug adulteration is the bane of our society. Adulterated drugs

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Fornt Page

Traffic tumbles

Fugitive unfit transports all back, rickshaws clog roads

Traffic tumbles

News Special Almost an impasse, said Ashraf. So did an elderly Khaleque. They are among many who had to walk long ways amid a veritable communications breakdown in and around the capital city Thursday. The former walked down from Shahbagh area up to the press club while the latter from Banglamotor to Purna Patlan in the evening hours. "I waited on a bus at Banglamotor for about an...  read more>>

People won't allow killers to grab power: PM

News Desk Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Thursday expressed her optimism  read more>>

Former Indian PM Vajpayee passes away

Former Indian PM Vajpayee passes awayNews Desk Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee died at the  read more>>

No dialogue with political parties before polls: EC

News Report The Election Commission (EC) on Thursday ruled out  read more>>

Fallout of safe road move

12 univ students denied bail again

News Report A Dhaka court on Thursday refused bail to  read more>>

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BACK PAGE
Malaysia to break monopoly for hiring foreign workers
Malaysia plans to establish a single system to hire foreign   read more>>
Exam fraud HC cancels JB recruitment written test
In the wake of allegations of question paper leak, the   read more>>
Eden College student on 3-day remand
A court here on Thursday granted a three-day remand of   read more>>

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METROPOLIS
Extradition of absconding killers of Bangabandhu demanded
News Desk Speakers at a discussion in The Hague have   read more>>
Exhibition on films, footages of Bangabandhu begins at TSC
With remembrance to the tragic assassination of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur   read more>>
Chinese students invited to visit Bangladesh
Bangladesh Embassy in Beijing on Thursday held a reach-out event   read more>>

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BUSINESS
US tariffs to stay on Turkey
US tariffs to stay on TurkeyWASHINGTON, Aug 16: The United States on Wednesday ruled out removing steel tariffs that have contri   read more>>
Kroger begins tests of driverless grocery delivery
ARIZONA, Aug 16: U.S. supermarket operator Kroger Co (KR.N) said   read more>>
Asian stocks pare losses after US-China trade talk news
TOKYO, Aug 16: Asia stocks closed lower Thursday, joining a   read more>>

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SPORTS
U-23 booters draw with Thailand in Asia Cup
U-23 booters draw with  Thailand in Asia CupSports Report Bangladesh Olympic team played out 1-1 draw against Thailand in their second Group B   read more>>
I'm excited to work with McKenzie: Tamim
Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal said that the influence of new   read more>>
Ex-Portugal boss Bento to coach South Korea
SEOUL, Aug 16: Former Portugal boss Paulo Bento will be   read more>>

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HOME
Mangrove forests shrinking fast
News Desk PATUAKHALI, Aug 16: Mangrove forest, which is known   read more>>
MOU inked for welfare of char people
MOU inked for welfare of char peopleOur Correspondent GAIBANDHA, Aug 16: A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed with Disaster R   read more>>
JU online registration for admission begins
Our Correspondent SAVAR, Aug 16: The online registration for admission   read more>>

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INTERNATIONAL
Mahathir aims to push for close ties with China
PUTRAJAYA (Malaysia), Aug 16: Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said   read more>>
Afghanistan under deadly Islamist attacks
KABUL, Aug 16: Gunmen launched an attack on an intelligence   read more>>
Rain-flood wreaks havoc in India's Kerala
KOCHI (India), Aug 16: Helicopters airlifted stranded families from rooftops   read more>>

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