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  • CC Mayor: Some trying to twist my allegation remarks

    CC Mayor: Some trying to twist my allegation remarks

    CChittagong City Corporation (CCC) Mayor AJM Nasir Uddin said a section of influential people were trying to distort his recent statement over graft allegations

  • SP declares war against militancy, terrorism

    Superintendent of Police (SP) Nure Alam Mina of Chittagong declared war against militancy and terrorism. Mina announced the war in a view exchange meeting with the reporters on overall law and order situation of Chittagong district held in a city convention hall around 3pm on Saturday. “No police personnel will come back to their barrack

  • One dies, 6 injured in Ctg fire

    A four-year old girl was killed and six others sustained critical burn injuries in a fire that broke out at a furniture factory in Chittagong city’s Chandgaon area on Friday night. The fire originated from the spirit chemical used for furniture burnishing at one Borishal Market of Kashem colony under Chandgaon police station, said Chittagong

  • 108 pry schools at Khulna run without headmaster

    Administrative and academic activities of 108 government primary schools in the district are facing setback as those institutions have no headmaster. Assistant District Primary Education Officer of Khulna Tabibur Rahman said in 625 government primary schools in the district, 249 posts of teachers, including 108 of headmasters, haa been lying vacant for a long time.

  • Ash hoping for BCL return

    Ash hoping for BCL return

    ‘I tried everything from my experience. If I am picked, I will be fit for BCL’

  • SP Babul Akter breaks silence

    SP Babul Akter breaks silence

    Superintendent of Police Babul Akter yesterday publicly spoke about his wife’s murder for the first time on Facebook.

  • Spain’s Nadal and Lopez win gold in men’s doubles

    Spain’s Nadal and Lopez win gold in men’s doubles

    Nadal, who won singles gold in Beijing eight years ago and missed 2012 London Games due to a knee injury, will play Del Potro in the singles semi-finals

  • In space

    In space

    1. When astronauts leave footprints on the moon, they stay there forever! There is no wind to blow them away. 2. As there is less gravity on Mars, a person weighing 100kg on earth would only weigh 38kg there! 3. Uranus is the only planet rotating on its side in a barrel-like manner. 4. Venus

  • Holders US suffer penalty heartache against Sweden

    Holders US suffer penalty heartache against Sweden

    Lisa Dahlkvist converted Sweden’s final penalty after Alex Morgan and Christen Press missed for the world champions US in the shootout

  • Forking in for a chime

    Forking in for a chime

    Science can be fun right? If it happens to be your passion, you need to experiment more to learn better. We have one such experiment for you to try out at home. It’s called the ringing fork. What you’ll need: String or thread varying from two to three feet in length Fork Spoon What to

  • Muhith: Using natural gas to cook is an absolute waste

    Muhith: Using natural gas to cook is an absolute waste

    ‘There is no doubt that for energy sector, we have to go through the traditional ways. But there is no harm in finding innovative methods’

  • A tour of missed opportunities

    A tour of missed opportunities

    This was the first time where the two finalists qualified for the 1992 ICC World Cup but Bangladesh narrowly missed out

  • Irrawaddy dolphins

    Irrawaddy dolphins

    1. Irrawaddy dolphins are also known as “Orcaella Brevirostris.” 2. Some people of Laos still believe them to be reincarnated humans, or people who came back to life as Irrawaddy dolphins! 3. These dolphins can spit water to herd fish. 4. They are also known to paralyse large fish with their lower jaw. Why? To

  • Decorative sock wreaths

    Decorative sock wreaths

    It never harms to decorate your room once and a while. One thing which always sets a good impression even before people enter your room is a sock wreath. Here’s how you can make one. What you’ll need: Cardboard Colourful old socks Scissors Bows What to do: Take a long sheet of cardboard and cut

  • Show me the money!

    Show me the money!

    One fine morning, Speedy went to the shop on his street to buy some chips. When Speedy was paying the shopkeeper, he looked at the money and wondered, “Where does money actually come from?” He knew money came from the bank, but where does the bank get the money from? Speedy decided to call up

  • Inhuman

    Inhuman

    Author: Kat Falls Genre: Science Fiction The story The United States has been hit by a disease. “Ferals,” or human-animal crossbreeds, have taken over the east of the Mississipi, and the people who are still healthy and human have been forced to hide behind a massive wall built along the river. But some of the

  • Be united to counter terrorism

    Be united to counter terrorism

    It is time the government and people moved together to eradicate terrorism from the country

  • Woman strangled to death in Gazipur

    Woman strangled to death in Gazipur

    Police on Saturday morning recovered the body of a woman who was strangled to death from Bhora Madhyapara, Gazipur. The deceased Jasemin Aktar, 55, was wife of late Ahmed Hossain of the area. Sub-Inspector Sujayet Hossain told Dhaka Tribune that Jasemin lived alone as her daughters were married. on Thursday her daughters had called but

  • Get your feet tapping

    Get your feet tapping

    The Incredible Flexible You is an album by Tom Chapin. The album was created to help kids understand the principles of social thinking. Featuring 12 catchy songs, these songs make learning experiences more memorable, enjoyable, and fun. This album is as entertaining as it is educational. It consists of various kinds of music. It tells

  • Feathers and snouts

    Feathers and snouts

    The Angry Birds is now out on handheld consoles. The Winged Warriors are calling for revenge against The Mean Pigs in a totally different style. Angry Birds Star Wars (iOS|Android|Windows Phone) is a sequel that continues the Star Wars theme as you fling birds at evil pigs. But this time, the game explores the prequel

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