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  • Taliban car bombing at Afghan bank kills 34

      Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:12:07 +0600
    At least 34 people are killed when a Taliban car bomb struck a bank in Afghanistan's Lashkar Gah city as people were queueing to withdraw salaries, the latest bloody attack during the holy month of Ramadan.
  • Bangladesh among top worst countries for workers’ rights

      Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:16:14 +0600
    Bangladesh is among the top 10 worst countries in the world for workers as “they are exposed to autocratic regimes and unfair labour practices due to inaccessibility to rights”.




  • Global accolade for a Bangladeshi microbiologist

      Sun, 18 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0600
    Each year American Society for Microbiology (ASM) recognises some renowned scientists for their outstanding contribution in
  • Diabetes and Ramadan

      Sun, 18 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0600
    Fasting is commonly associated with the month of Ramadan. Billions of Muslims around the world get engaged in this declaration of

Life Style

  • A glossy way to makeup

      Tue, 20 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0600
    For those who are naturally endowed with oily skin, the above makeup technique to achieve the dewy look may actually be a bad idea.
  • Eid fashion trends, 2017

      Tue, 20 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0600
    With Eid right around the corner, you are probably brushing up on the last minute preparations, planning the nitty-gritty details for the special day.

Star Weekend

  • “We will be soldiers in a battlefield”

      Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0600
    In 2001 Hill Women's Federation published a compilation of Kalpana Chakma's diary entries, letters to her comrades, news articles about her abduction and fact-finding reports by groups about the circumstances around her disappearance.
  • Before cancer: Treating arsenic early

      Sat, 10 Jun 2017 12:15:05 +0600
    First comes the wheezing. It happens decades before the skin lesions appear – the tell-tale signs of arsenic poisoning.