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Police get control of 'Atia Mahal'

Bodies of two militants still inside ‘militant den’ in the five-storey Sylhet building

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Stop Professors Running after VC Position

We need to save our universities and introduce a standard process of recruiting VC, M. Tofazzal Islam writes

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks at a press briefing at the White House in Washington, US on Feb 14, 2017. Reuters

‘Lego Batman’ probe into Trump cabinet

Treasury Secy Mnuchin’s promotion of movie his company produced causes concern

An Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) tears down the wall surrounding two buildings in Sylhet's Shibbari on Saturday. Militants, who set up a hideout in one of the flats, had been launching assaults on security personnel from inside the building. Photo: ISPR

Indian army veterans
all praise for 'Twilight'

They say the 1st Para-Commando Battalion made the right tactical choices in a difficult situation

US President Donald Trump holds a rally at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky, US Mar 20, 2017. Reuters

Trump to roll back climate protections

Sweeping order will undo Obama-era policies, likely to face court challenge

A worker walks past a pump jack on an oil field owned by Bashneft in Bashkortostan, Russia, Jan 28, 2015. Reuters

Oil prices rise on weak dollar

Bloated supply may, however, tamp down hikes

A heart surgeon holds a stent, which is inserted into constricted coronary arteries to normalise blood flow. Reuters

Govt trying to put cap on stent price

The same stent costs here more than five times higher than India

A customer tries out a Samsung Electronics' Galaxy Note 7. Reuters

Samsung to sell refurbished Note 7s

The Galaxy Note 7 smartphones were pulled from markets due to fire-prone batteries

Cricket - India v Australia - Fourth Test cricket match - Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala, India - 28/03/17 - India's Lokesh Rahul celebrates after winning the match. Reuters

Rahul, Rahane steer India to win

Hosts secure 2-1 series victory against Australian tourists

Picture taken in Vienna, Austria on Jun 25, 2010 shows experts of an Austrian art forwarding company holding one of the world's largest gold coins, a 2007 Canadian $ 1,000,000 ''Big Maple Leaf''. An identical coin was stolen from Berlin's Bode Museum on Mar 28. Reuters

$4 million gold coin stolen

Canadian coin named ‘Big Maple Leaf’ was stolen from a Berlin museum

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Bangladesh seeks more Denmark businesses

Envoy in Copenhagen pitches for more business in the Danish market during Independence Day reception

Trump to scrap Obama climate policies

US President Donald Trump will sign an executive order to undo a slew of Obama-era climate change regulations

Drake performs during the iHeartRadio Music Festival at The T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, US Sept 23, 2016. Reuters

Drake breaks streaming records

Rapper dethrones Ed Sheeran atop Billboard 200, sells 505,000 copies of new album