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  • Bangladesh beat West Indies by five wickets
  • Political parties can start election campaign Monday
  • 29 JaPa candidates to contest polls under Grand Alliance; 143 independently
  • Khaleda files writ to get back candidacy
  • HC asks EC to accept 5 BNP aspirants’ nominations
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At least 5 officials dead in Sudan helicopter crash A helicopter crashed Sunday in eastern Sudan, killing at least five local officials…
Hillary Clinton arrives in India to attend pre-wedding celebrations of Isha Ambani As the wedding festivities of Mukesh Ambani-Nita Ambani's daughter Isha Ambani…
Rioting engulfs Paris as anger grows over high French taxes The rumble of armored police trucks and the hiss of tear gas filled central Paris…
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BNP leaves 58 seats for Oikyafront, 20-party alliance
Metro
Father stabbed dead by ‘mentally challenged son’ in Gazipur A man was stabbed to death allegedly by his mentally challenged son at Uttarsoum in Kaliganj upazila early Sunday. The deceased was identified as Abdul…
Viqarunnisa students observe hunger strike demanding teacher’s release A section of students of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College observed a two-hour token hunger strike on Sunday demanding the release of grade nine class…
  • 25 medical students hurt in Cumilla road crash
  • Barishal-free day observed
  • Souls reunite on Indo-Bangla border
  • Bangladesh
    Viqarunnisa teacher gets bail in Aritree suicide case A court here on Sunday granted bail to Hasna Hena, a teacher of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College, in a case filed on charges of provoking a ninth-grader student to commit suicide. Judge Baki Billah of Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Court passed the order after Hasna Hena's lawyer Jahangir Alam…
    Army more skilled, smarter now, says president Mentioning Bangladesh Army as a symbol of pride for the nation , President Abdul Hamid said that the force is much more developed, skilled and smarter now with modern training and equipment. President Hamid made the remarks while attending the President Parade 2018 of 76th BMA Long Course organised…
  • Bangladesh 9th in remittances with US$ 15.9b: World Bank
  • Rokeya Day being observed
  • Politics
    Political parties can start election campaign Monday The official election campaign by political parties can be started right after the allocation of electoral symbols among their candidates on Monday. "Electoral symbols will be allocated among candidates on Monday. Immediately after the symbol allocation, the formal electioneering can be launched,"…
    Khaleda’s nomination revoked at govt behest: BNP 

BNP on Sunday alleged that its Chairperson Khaleda Zia's nomination was revoked by the Election Commission (EC) at the behest of the government. "Ignoring the right judgement of a Commissioner, the other commissioners, led by Chief Election Commissioner, scrapped her (Khaleda's) nomination…
  • HC asks EC to accept 5 BNP aspirants’ nominations
  • Hawladar files writ against EC’s decision
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    • Hong Kong : A man reads a newspaper with horse racing information during a fireworks display at the closing ceremony of the Hong Kong International Races at the Sha Tin Racecourse in Hong Kong on December 9, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Thailand : People ride their bicycles as they take part in the nationwide Bike Un Ai Rak cycling event in Thailand's southern province of Narathiwat on December 9, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Paris : A man walks past a Christmas tree at a Christmas market in the Jardin des Tuilleries (Tuilleries Garden), in Paris on December 6, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • India : This handout photo released by Raindrop Media on December 1, 2018, shows Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra (R) and American singer Nick Jonas during their wedding celebration at Umaid Bhawan palace in Jodhpur. AFP PHOTO
    • Palestinian : Palestinian Christians watch as fireworks light the sky to mark the lighting of a Christmas tree at the Manger Square near the Church of the Nativity, revered as the site of Jesus Christ's birth, in the biblical West Bank town of Bethlehem on December 1, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • France : A ferris wheel is illuminated as the sun sets over the French Riviera city of Nice, southeastern France, on December 2, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Kuwait City : This picture shows a Tawny owl displayed at an education facility in Kuwait city on December 1, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Baghdad : This picture shows seagulls above the Ahrar bridge on the Tigris River in Baghdad on December 1, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    • Leningrad Oblast : A picture taken on December 1, 2018 shows Christmas lights decorating a bridge over the Fontanka river in Saint Petersburg. AFP PHOTO
    • Buenos Aires : View of Plaza de Mayo square in Buenos Aires on November 27, 2018. AFP PHOTO
    A man is selling the national flag at Farmgate in the capital yesterday ahead of Victory Day that falls on December 16 . INDEPENDENT PHOTO A man is selling the national flag at Farmgate in the capital yesterday ahead of Victory Day…
    Supporters of BNP leaders who failed to get party tickets to contest the upcoming national polls attack the party chief’s
political office at Gulshan in the capital yesterday. Inset, a portion of the damaged building. INDEPENDENT PHOTO Supporters of BNP leaders who failed to get party tickets to contest the upcoming national…
    A section of students of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College stages protest on the school’s Bailey Road campus in
the capital yesterday, demanding release of their class teacher Hasna Hena. INDEPENDENT PHOTO A section of students of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College stages protest on the school’s…
    A minor boy, riding a motorbike as one of four pillion riders, guards his eyes against dusts thanks to the carelessness of his guardians, who is not only
violating traffic rules but also risking their lives. This photo was taken at Ikuria of Keraniganj on the Dhaka-Mawa Highway yesterday. PHOTO: NAZMUL ISLAM A minor boy, riding a motorbike as one of four pillion riders, guards his eyes against dusts…
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    Priyanka Chopra: US writer sorry for 'scam artist' comment
    A US journalist has apologised after writing that Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra was a "scam artist" who had trapped US singer Nick Jonas into marrying her to further her career, reports BBC. Mariah Smith said she took "full responsibility for what…
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    Lush green fields blanket northern Egypt’s Nile Delta, but the country’s agricultural heartland and its vital freshwater resources are under threat from a warming climate. The fertile arc-shaped…
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    Boy invents device to curb reckless driving
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