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BUET to follow existing
entry test rules

The decision runs counter to the rules of a uniform entrance test introduced by the UGC

The Trumpian liberalism of Michael Bloomberg

Bloomberg’s actions as mayor reveal that he was someone who also saw black and brown people as threats to the security and prosperity of New York

A man holds a pangolin at a wild animal rescue centre in Cuc Phuong, outside Hanoi, Vietnam Sept 12, 2016. REUTERS

Stop the wildlife trade: conservationists

They see a persistent threat of epidemics so long as tens of millions of animals are traded in Southeast Asia

Pakistan's Umar Akmal hits a six during their first Twenty 20 cricket match against Sri Lanka in Colombo Jul 30, 2015. REUTERS

Pakistan suspend cricketer Umar Akmal

He is suspended under the anti-corruption code, Pakistan Cricket Board says

Passengers disembarking from the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked at Yokohama Port are pictured in Yokohama, south of Tokyo, Japan, Feb 19, 2020. Kyodo via REUTERS

Japan lets cruise passengers walk free

Experts have expressed alarm over the protocols on the ship, which now has 621 confirmed infections

British actress Julie Walters arrives for the world film premiere of

British actress reveals bowel cancer diagnosis

Julie Walters, best known for her role in Educating Rita, says she is ‘really well’ now

WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange leaves Westminster Magistrates Court in London, Britain at an earlier appearance on Jan 13, 2020. REUTERS

Trump offered to pardon Assange: lawyer 

But the WikiLeaks founder was asked to deny Russia helped leak Democrats' emails as a condition

Britain's Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, leave Canada House in London, Britain Jan 7, 2020. REUTERS

Harry and Meghan face possible loss of family brand

The British royal family is discussing with the couple the use of the word ‘royal’ in their branding

Khaleda bail hearing on Feb 23

The former prime minister is seeking bail from the High Court in the Zia Charitable Trust corruption case

Photo: Reuters

Garment owners ‘concerned’ over coronavirus crisis

The supply chain has been disrupted with extended delay to factories reopening in China

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Photo: Reuters

Garment owners ‘concerned’ over coronavirus crisis

The supply chain has been disrupted with extended delay to factories reopening in China

A police officer walks outside the Midnight Shisha bar after a shooting in Hanau, near Frankfurt, Germany, February 20, 2020. Reuters

9 die in 'racist attack' in Germany

Suspected shisha bar gunman published racist manifesto, prosecutors say

British actress Julie Walters arrives for the world film premiere of

British actress reveals bowel cancer diagnosis

Julie Walters, best known for her role in Educating Rita, says she is ‘really well’ now