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7 of a family burnt in gas stove blast At least seven members of a family suffered burn injuries in a fire that broke out due to gas stove explosion at a house at Kalabagan in Dhaka early today.…
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    IOs asked to quiz Rizvi, Dudu at jail gate in 9 cases A Dhaka court on Thursday ordered the investigation officers (IO) to interrogate detained BNP joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi and BNP chairperson's…
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  • SC seeks summary of Mir Quasem’s death penalty
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  • Bangladesh
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  • Sports
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  • FIFA officials arrested on corruption charges
  • Chelsea ends title-winning season with victory
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  • Entertainment
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      FRANCE : People watch a giant screen outside the court n1 at the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on May 27, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • Bosphorus in Eminunu, Istanbul

      TURKEY : Ferries pass by in the distance as people sit on benches near the Bosphorus in Eminunu, Istanbul, on May 27, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      POLAND : A flower can be seen in a garden allotment in the center of the Polish capital on May 18, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      AUS: Tottenham Hotspur's players Harry kane and Ryan Mason pose in front of Sydney Opera House on May 28, 2015. AFP PHOTO

    • Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor

      INDIA : Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan & Shraddha Kapoor pose during a promotional event for the film ‘ABCD 2’ by Remo D’Souza in Mumbai on May 27, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      BANGLADESH : Bangladeshi farmers harvest rice in a field on the outskirts of Dhaka on May 25, 2015. AFP PHOTO

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      RUSSIAN FEDERATION : A crow walks past a polar bear at Moscow’s Zoo on May 27, 2015. The temperatures in Moscow reached today 28 C. AFP PHOTO

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      US : Vehicles are left stranded on Texas State Highway 288 in Houston, Texas on May 26, 2015. Heavy rains throught Texas put the city of Houston under massive amounts of water. AFP PHOTO

    • Seal

      NAMIBIA : Seals are pictured at the Cape Cross Seal Reserve, on May 12, 2015 along the Skeleton Coast. AFP PHOTO

    Art & Culture
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