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Xi Jinping: The Governance of China published

Xi Jinping: The Governance of China published

The book, which was compiled jointly by the State Council Information Office, the Party Literature

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14 best poetry books

14 best poetry books

(From previous issue) 'Dart' by Alice Oswald: £10.99, Faber & Faber Alice Oswald won th

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East-West dichotomy: The conceptural contrast between eastern and western cultures

East-West dichotomy: The conceptural contrast between eastern and western cultures

Publisher: Foreign Languages Press Year of publication: 2013 Price: 70 yuan Features: The 'E

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Climate apartheid to lead to more tragedies in the Mediterranean

By Carola Rackete
Climate apartheid to  lead to more tragedies  in the Mediterranean

Being arrested in the Italian port of Lampedusa drew a lot of media attention on me personally this

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Bangladeshi-diaspora role in development of Italy praised

Bangladeshi-diaspora role in  development of Italy praised

Ambassador of Italy in Bangladesh Enrico Nunziaata has extolled the role of the Bangladeshi-born-Ita

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Constitution and the elections

By KK Paul

(From yesterday's issue) Further, work on electoral reforms was undertaken

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Thalassemia now a health burden

The health sector in our country, to be candid, is

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The Taliban problem: On the Afghan crisis

When the US-Taliban talks collapsed last week, the insurgent group

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Comments & Analyses-I

BP Koirala’s challenging options

By Abhi Subedi

A problem of choice shapes the hermeneutics of Bishweshwar Prasad

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Steps against sound pollution

Sound pollution has been the bane of city dwellers in

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Trilateral, multilateral moves on Rohingya repat

Bangladesh UN mission convenes diplomatic convention for Sept 24

News Special: Two readied programmes for start of repatriation of the displaced Myanmar minority people having failed, Bangladesh now prepares to seek help from a multilateral convention besides a tripartite meet in New York for remedy. After the bilateral efforts had ended in fiascos, a 'trilateral solution' is being envisaged. Foreign Ministry sources said a Bangladesh-China-Myanmar meet in New York is likely on September 25-26 on the sidelines of the UNGA session. Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations Masud Bin Momen, now the country's Foreign Secretary-designate, told reporters that an "important" multilateral diplomatic meeting has been convened for September 24 at the mission. Foreign Ministry-level officials and dignitar...  read more>>

Rohingyas pose big burden to Bangladesh

PM tells UK del, stresses their early repatriation

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said Myanmar should take  read more>>


PictorialVisiting Chair of UK All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) Anne Main-headed UK Conservative  read more>>

Campus tirade now turns on VCs

News Report: After the political nemesis of two top student  read more>>

Counter-based ticketing for all city buses soon

News Report: All city buses will be gradually brought under  read more>>

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Action if involvement of admin found in casino business: Minister
Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Thursday said the crackdown on   read more>>
China to mediate actively
News Report: Chinese Ambassador in Bangladesh Li Jiming has said   read more>>
Countrywide rationing from next week
Countrywide rationing from next weekNews Report: The Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) will start countrywide open-market sale (OM   read more>>


Bangladesh to donate $1 lakh to UN
Bangladesh will donate one lakh US dollar to the United   read more>>
Fish production stands at 42.77 lakh tonnes
The country's total fish production has stood at 42.77 lakh   read more>>
Country's first innovation lab inaugurated at DIU
News Report Country's first 'innovation lab' has been opened on   read more>>


US, China trade deputies face off in Washington
WASHINGTON, Sept 19: U.S. and Chinese deputy trade negotiators were   read more>>
Fed cuts interest rates, signals holding pattern for now
WASHINGTON, Sept 19: The US Federal Reserve cut interest rates   read more>>
Bank of Japan leaves policy unchanged after Fed rate cut
TOKYO, Sept 19: The Bank of Japan on Thursday warned   read more>>


Tigers looking for consistency
CHATTOGRAM, Sept 19: For the first time since the match   read more>>
Seniors helped to settle down my nerves: Aminul
Seniors helped to settle  down my nerves: AminulAminul Islam, the batting all-rounder from Bangladesh, had his fair share of ups and downs on his T2   read more>>
School h'ball meet
Eight matches of the Polar Ice Cream 26th School Handball   read more>>

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Low yield upsets chilli growers in Manikganj
Our Correspondent MANIKGANJ, Sept 19: Chilli growers are facing huge   read more>>
Tree-planting prog launched in 2 dists
News Desk The tree plantation programme launched in two districts   read more>>
Lemon cultivation gaining popularity
News Desk Lemon grown by farmers across the country appears   read more>>

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