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That didn’t last longJust one day after revealing its Chang’e-4 lander had successfully started growing plants on the moon in a first-ever milestone, China now says its lunar cotton seedling is as good as dead.The state-run publication Xinhua News says the groundbreaking experiment has ended with the onset of a two-week-long lunar night following its short-lived stint inside ...
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Work on Bangabandhu Novo Theater in Rajshahi progressingConstruction of Bangabandhu Novo Theater is progressing fast in the city with the aim of expanding knowledge about aeronautics among members of the public particularly the young generation.The government has launched the project with the main thrust of building a science and technology based society, BSS reports.The project titled ‘Establishment of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman ...
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Diplomats to be briefed afternoonBangladesh Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen will brief diplomats stationed here at state guest house Padma at 4 pm Thursday.State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam and Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque will also present at the meeting, reports UNB.Bangladesh is likely to seek international community's stronger support to achieve its development goals ...
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Juventus secures Italian Super Cup defeating MilanAmid a background of protests and political outrage, Juventus beat 10-man AC Milan 1-0 in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to win the Italian Super Cup for a record eighth time.Cristiano Ronaldo scored the only goal of the match to win his first trophy with the Italian team, reports AP."I'm very happy, it was what I ...
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A diet to save lives, the planet and feed us allA diet has been developed that promises to save lives, feed 10 billion people and all without causing catastrophic damage to the planet.Scientists have been trying to figure out how we are going to feed billions more people in the decades to come.Their answer - "the planetary health diet" - does not completely banish meat ...
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Myanmar erects bridge on border canalThe Myanmar border security force has built a bridge over the cross border Konarpara canal on the Tumbru border allegedly as a strategy to drive the Rohingyas into Bangladesh from the no man’s land.Nurul Kabir, a resident of Ghumdhum union, said onrush from the hills would cause flash flood in the area because of the ...
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Journalists pay tribute to Amanullah KabirLong-time colleagues and well-wishers have paid tribute to bdnews24.com’s Senior Editor Amanullah Kabir, who passed away at the age of 71.His body was taken to the National Press Club for a Namaz-e-Janaza around 11:30am on Wednesday, reports bdnews24.com.After the prayer service, various media organisations paid tribute to the senior journalist by placing wreaths over his ...
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‘This is where MH370 crashed’An Indonesian fisherman who claims to know the exact spot where the ill-fated MH370 plane crashed into the Sumatra sea has handed over the co-coordinators to investigators.Rusli Khusmin, 42, says he and his crew members witnessed the disaster, in which a Beijing-bound Malaysian Airlines flight carrying 239 people disappeared, on the morning of March 8, ...
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Salman F Rahman appointed PM’s adviserSalman Fazlur Rahman has been appointed as the private industry and investment adviser to the prime minister.The Cabinet Division published a circular in this regard on Tuesday, BSS reports.It said the prime minister has appointed Rahman as her adviser under 3 (B) (1) of the Rules of Business, 1996.He will have the rank of a ...
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RMG exporters to get relief as govt cuts source tax on exports againThe government has once again slashed tax at source to 0.25 percent from the existing 0.60 percent for exporting goods to give some relief mainly to the RMG exporters following the recent hike in the wages of garment workers.The Internal Resources Division has issued a statutory regulatory order (SRO) signed by its Senior Secretary and ...
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