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    Hardcore war mongers aren’t happy

    by Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 12:05am on June 19, 2018

    THE hardcore warmongers are not happy with the just completed Kim-Trump Singapore summit. The warmongers love warmongering and war as these increase their amount and rate of profit. Reactions to the latest diplomatic development in the Korea region speak of this love...

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    There are no detours in history

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 19, 2018

    IN HIS speech at the headquarters of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh at Nagpur earlier this month, at the function to mark the end of the Sangh’s annual training camp, former president Pranab Mukherjee referred to Jawaharlal Nehru and his book, The Discovery of India....

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    How corporate media enslave us to world of illusions

    by Jonathan Cook | Updated at 12:05am on June 19, 2018

    FOR several years now, I have been writing regular posts on my blog with one end in mind: to help open a door for readers and encourage them to step through...

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    Flooding calls out govt on shoring up relief, rehab issues

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 15, 2018

    THE severe flooding, caused by heaving monsoon rain, of seven districts in Bangladesh’s east and south-east, which has damaged hundreds of houses and washed away fish from ponds, submerging low-lying areas and putting more than 2,00,000 people in immense sufferings....

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    Juridical attention alone cannot fight dowry violence

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 15, 2018

    DOWRY-RELATED violence is alarmingly on the rise despite rigorous campaign and stricter laws....

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    A Bangladeshi state of ambivalence

    by Prithvi Purvasha | Updated at 12:05am on June 15, 2018

    WELCOME to the age of democracy — a land rift between dysfunctionalities that is advertised proudly as the mean to every end....

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    Fighting tuberculosis and diabetes together

    by Manzur H Maswood and Ahmed Shatil Alam | Updated at 12:05am on June 15, 2018

    TUBERCULOSIS in diabetic patients has appeared as a silent public health concern while the number of diabetic patients is increasing....

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    Govt must focus on long-term plan to mitigate landslide

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 14, 2018

    THE death of at least 12 people in landslide — 11 in Rangamati where the Met Office recorded 264 millimetres of rainfall and one at Maheshkhali in Cox’s Bazar where the rainfall measured 86 millimetres in 24 hours till Tuesday morning....