Dhaka, Bangladesh

Arabian cuisine getting popularity

Arabian cuisine getting popularity

Mediterranean and Middle Eastern foods are packed with flavorful spices and fresh veggies. The Medit

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A repertory of food at the great - good places

A repertory of food at the great - good places

(From previous issue) "Meze" Dishes to Accompany the Spirits In Turkey, despite the Isla

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Readers' recipe swap: Honey

Being in the good books of a beekeeper has certainly

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Security in schools

Security in schools

At least six years after a girl died in mysterious circumstances in the washroom of her school in Ko

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Big food's attempt to further industrialise what we eat

FOOD is not a commodity, it is not 'stuff' put

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Choosing the long view

The first Budget of the new government in the 17th

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Rohingyas ruffle eco-balance

The issue of Rohingya repatriation goes through a real labyrinth

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Millennials changing how we see things

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Rulers only in name in Nepal

I finally picked it up a few weeks ago, just as thousands in Kathmandu came to the streets to protest the Guthi bill, writes Amish Raj Mulmi

Every now and then, a meme about tsundoku – a

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Drive against drug adulteration

Drug adulteration is the bane of our society. Adulterated drugs

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Front Page

Politics seems turning more fractious

Alliances falter, discord in parties manifest, civil-society outfits harping on vote conduct following EC report

News Special: Politics seems turning more fractious following the national and local elections. The more distinct is the rift in the mainstream opposition-intra-party and intra-alliance. The previous ruling coalition looks standing apart. There have been serious disagreements and distance within the opposition BNP and its allies over the last parliament election and movement for release of the party's jailed chief and ex-PM, Khaleda Zia. The BNP-led 20-party alliance was virtually put on the sidelines to yield place to a new election coalition-Jatiya Oikya Front-led by jurist-politico Dr Kamal Hossain. Eventually a rift in the 20-party lineup got exposed as Barrister Andaleeb Partho of BJP broke away. Col Oli Ahmed followed suit, floating 'Jatiya Mukti Mancha' avowedly to lau...  read more>>

Work to retain developing country status: PM

News Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina emphasised bolstering political and  read more>>


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Seoul eyes stronger investment

Korean PM due today

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Flood haunts districts, rain swamps Dhaka city

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News Report Bangladesh High Commissioner to India Syed Muazzem Ali   read more>>
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Breastfeeding for babies' sound health stressed
RAJSHAHI, July 12: Speakers at a function here put stress   read more>>


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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is in a "quiet   read more>>
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