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FEATURE

Apple and honey cake

Apple and honey cake

Serves 8-10 Ingredients 4 medium-sized apples, peeled, halved and cored 1 tsp lemon zest, set asi

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How far would you go for NZ's best pie?

How far would you go for NZ's best pie?

Greenmeadows New World's potato top pie took out the top prize at the 19th annual Bakels New Ze

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Kitchen a place to banish winter

I love a good frost as much as the next

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Op-ed

Will the 6,000 farmer payout help?

Will the 6,000 farmer payout help?

The Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme, announced in the Interim Budget, is the big

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We need a leap in healthcare spending

We need a leap in healthcare spending

It's a fact that sticks out starkly: 10.6% of the total amount in the Interim Budget is allocate

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Fat and flight

THERE was that time a couple of years ago when

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EDITORIAL
Editorial

River-grabbing must stop

The High Court (HC) asked the government to take stern

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What Other Say

A new bench for Panama hearings

NEW year, new chief justice of Pakistan, new-look bench, but

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Comments & Analyses-!

Trump pushes border wall fight

By Steve Holland
Trump pushes border wall fight

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Tuesday was set to deliver a State of the Union spe

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LETTERS TO EDITORIAL

Traffic system in a mess

The capital's messy traffic management system is left to be

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Fornt Page

Corruption, leadership crisis weighed down BNP

PM tells expatriates, German press about opponents' election rout

Corruption, leadership crisis weighed down BNP

News Desk Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, now in Germany, said BNP has only itself to blame for the election debacle as she thinks corruption, violence and leadership quandary weighed her political archrival down. Sheikh Hasina made the remarks in Munich in a press interview and her address to expatriate Bangladeshis as the question of December-30 parliament election and its outcome came up. She also reiterated her plan for retirement after serving this term as premier-her third in a row and fourth in total. This record is envious as there are only two other women who became head of government for four times-slain Indian PM Indira Gandhi and incumbent chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel. Sheikh Hasina told her audience she has only one objective in public life...  read more>>

Terrors, Pakistan blamed

Modi gives military free hand for revenge action

Curfew in Jammu as mobs run riot

Lucknow, Feb 15: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said  read more>>

Barrister Razzaq quits Jamaat

Islamic party may sever ties with BNP for rebirth

News Report Amid a relative lull on the post-poll political  read more>>

Bifurcated Biswa Ijtema begins

Partition to prevent repeat of previous feuds

Bifurcated Biswa Ijtema beginsNews Desk The first phase of the 54th Biswa Ijtema began after  read more>>

Suhrawardy blaze a wakeup call

Says minister

News Desk Stressing the need for improving the fire fighting  read more>>

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BACK PAGE
UN seeks US$920m for Rohingya sustenance
United Nations aid agencies and NGO partners on Friday appealed   read more>>
Hasina for predictable financing for developing countries
Hasina for predictable financing for developing countriesMUNICH (Germany), Feb 15: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday emphasised the importance of predic   read more>>
Munich Security Conference open
MUNICH (Germany), Feb 15: A three-day Munich Security Conference (MSC   read more>>

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METROPOLIS
Work more with history, tradition of Language Movement: President
President M Abdul Hamid Friday asked dramatists, filmmakers, writers, researchers   read more>>
MAG Osmani's 35th death anniversary today
MAG Osmani's 35th death anniversary todaySYLHET, Feb 15: The 35th death anniversary of General MAG Osmani, the commander-in-chief of the Arme   read more>>
Call for boosting local yarn production
RAJSHAHI, Feb 15: Speakers at a discussion here mentioned boosting   read more>>

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BUSINESS
US officials to meet Xi as trade talks near end
BEIJING, Feb 15: Top US economic officials were to meet   read more>>
Lyft to woo investors with fast US growth in IPO race with Uber
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 15: Lyft Inc will pitch investors on   read more>>
Spanish bond yields up as PM calls snap election
LONDON, Feb 15: Spanish government bond yields rose on Friday   read more>>

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SPORTS
A tough testy for Tigers in must-win game
To keep the dream of winning an ODI series in   read more>>
Sri Lanka take 5 for 8 to set up 304 chase
DURBAN, Feb 15: South Africa suffered a collapse in the   read more>>
Rio club pay tribute to fire victims
Brazilian club Flamengo have played their first match since the   read more>>

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HOME
Fertility in peril as topsoil sold to brick kilns
Fertility in peril as topsoil sold to brick kilnsOur Correspondent MOULVIBAZAR, Feb 15: A vast tract of cultivable land around Hakaluki Haor area is   read more>>
US Ambassador Visits USAID Development Programs in two dists
News Desk US Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R. Miller on   read more>>
Rajshahi Silk Factory resumes production
RAJSHAHI, Feb 15: Production in Rajshahi Silk Factory has resumed   read more>>

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INTERNATIONAL
UN, US call for zero-tolerance policy against terror
New Delhi, February 15: The United Nations has strongly condemned   read more>>
Russia tells Turkey to get Assad's 'green light' for safe zone in Syria
ANKARA, Feb 15: Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted on Thursday   read more>>
Mike Pence makes his 1st visit to Auschwitz
Poland, Feb 15: U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited the   read more>>

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