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College Student Murder: Accused killed in ‘gunfight’ with police

A key accused in a college student abduction case was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Shibpur village of Kushtia Sadar early today. Enamul...

Mayor Annisul’s condition improving

Dhaka North City Corporation Mayor Annisul Huq, who was admitted to a hospital in central London after falling ill, is still at the Intensive...

Misery befalls flood victims

The now receding flash floods in northern districts have left the victims, especially those belonging to the low income group, in utter distress. Although the...

It’s ‘Day of Laziness’ for Colombians

Colombians in the city of Itagui hauled mattresses and hammocks into the streets Sunday to mark the annual "World Laziness Day," a quirky effort...

Rare solar eclipse captivates US

Millions of Americans looked skyward in awe through protective glasses, telescopes and cameras yesterday as the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse in a century...

2 dead after quake hits Italy holiday island

A magnitude-4.0 earthquake struck the Italian holiday island of Ischia, causing destruction that left two people dead at peak tourist season, authorities said, as...

US-South Korea set for divisive military drills

The US and South Korea are conducting annual military drills which consistently infuriate Pyongyang, despite appeals to halt the exercise. Last week North Korea appeared...

Trump to ask Americans to trust him on Afghanistan

Donald Trump will ask Americans Monday to trust him on his new Afghanistan strategy, exercising a president's most somber duty, a decision on waging...

US warship found after 7 decades

Researchers announced Saturday they discovered wreckage of the lost warship the USS Indianapolis, 72 years after the World War II cruiser was torpedoed by...

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Razzak: Life & works at a glance

Late silver screen star–producer-filmmaker Nayak Raj Razzak needs no introduction to cine-goers. In a career of over five decades, he has earned name and...

Rooney’s 200th in Man City draw

Raheem Sterling came on to score an 82nd-minute equaliser as 10-man Manchester City rescued a 1-1 draw against Everton in their opening Premier League...

Neymar tears Toulouse apart

Visit Shah Porir Island and Netong, this Monsoon

Shah Porir Island is the southernmost border of Bangladesh. There is nothing beyond, except for vast waterways and the untamed waves of the Bay...

3 killed in separate road accident in Satkhira

Satkhira: At least three people, including a child, were killed and one others injured in separate road accident at Patkeghata and Shyamnagar upazilas in...

How to stimulate the stock market?

In my previous write-up forThe Daily Star, dated August 16, I discussed the credibility of some of the arguments that called for a reduction...

What about the fourth estate?

Since the fall of the military dictator HM Ershad in the early nineties, Bangladesh has largely been a democracy. Two democratically elected political parties...

Get moo-ving with your fitness tracker

The ongoing monsoon coupled with crazy traffic is sure to have made couch potatos out of a lot of us. Add this khichuri weather...

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