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    Buriganga Bridge should be reclaimed

    | Updated at 10:00pm on February 20, 2017

    AN APPARENT indifference of authorities to recover the second Buriganga Bridge, linking the capital with Mawa via Keraniganj, from land grabbers who are powerful, is indeed disturbing...

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    Govt should rethink trial through videoconferencing

    | Updated at 09:55pm on February 20, 2017

    THE government has taken a move to introduce trials of criminal cases through videoconferencing keeping the accused inside jails...

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    Bangla keno kothin lage?

    | Updated at 04:59pm on February 19, 2017

    Despite Bengali being the mother tongue for majority students in high school and colleges, they often referred to Bengali as kothin (difficult) language. Talking to students, teachers and different experts...

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    Lanka regime whips up hysteria over alleged

    | Updated at 09:40pm on February 19, 2017

    THE law-and-order, anti-Tamil hysteria whipped up by the Sri Lankan ruling elite over the alleged assassination attempt against Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian M Sumanthiran has all the hallmarks of a state provocation...

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    The fight Pakistan must wage within

    | Updated at 09:40pm on February 19, 2017

    THE suicide bombing at the Sufi shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar at Sehwan is not the first terrorist attack on a place of worship in Pakistan, and is unlikely to be the last...

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    The vision is being turned into reality

    by Dmitry Bokarev | Updated at 09:30pm on February 19, 2017

    THE draft of the Asian Energy Ring, which was first brought forward by Russia, has been in existence for many years, yet due to various reasons it hasn’t been implemented...

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    Western intelligence may be exposed

    | Updated at 09:25pm on February 19, 2017

    WHY Donald Trump’s national security adviser, Michael Flynn had to leave within 23 days of being appointed to the post will remain something of a whodunit...

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    Tightening work permit for foreigners welcome

    | Updated at 09:25pm on February 19, 2017

    THE Bangladesh Investment Development Authority’s decision to discourage recruitment of semi-skilled foreign experts and workers in industrial units is welcome...

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    Keeping unfit buses off the road warrants serious efforts

    | Updated at 09:25pm on February 19, 2017

    DRIVES against unfit buses that have been initiated for about 20 years or so have hardly served the purpose of keeping the roads free of rickety and old buses that are prone to accidents...

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    America third

    | Updated at 10:10pm on February 18, 2017

    IF THERE’S a single consistent aspect to Donald Trump’s strategic vision, it’s this: US foreign policy should always be governed by the simple principle of ‘America first’, with this country’s vital interests placed above those of all others...

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