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Be entrepreneurs,
create jobs: Joy

He urges the youth to shift their focus from getting jobs

Impeachment and the Clinton legacy

While the Senate acquitted Clinton, impeachment became its own stain on him

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Bengal Classical Music Fest off again

Permission to use the Army Stadium denied, organisers say

Women and children who fled the Islamic State in the foreigners section at the Kurdish-controlled al-Hol camp in northern Syria, Mar 28, 2019. Analysts say that President Donald Trump’s pullout of American troops from northern Syria has handed the Islamic State its biggest win in more than four years. The New York Times

ISIS reaps gains of US pullout from Syria

The troop withdrawal ends American operations against the terrorist group conducted jointly with a Kurdish-led militia

Energy aid neglects ‘health emergency’ fuelled by dirty cooking

Governments, banks and businesses are providing less than 1% of the money needed each year to wean 3b people off health-harming cooking

Protesters clashing with the police in Chile on Monday. The president has imposed a curfew in the capital and in several other cities. The New York Times

What you need to know about the unrest in Chile

One of Latin America’s most prosperous and politically stable countries is being rocked by protests and looting amid a reckoning over inequality

Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook chief executive, speaks at Georgetown University in Washington, Oct 17, 2019. The New York Times.

Facebook finds new disinformation campaigns

Facebook on Oct 21 unveiled several new initiatives to reduce the spread of false information across its services, including an effort to clearly label some inaccurate posts that appear on the site

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Canada named top nation for entrepreneurs

The United States falls from top slot due to political uncertainty

Joaquin Phoenix in a scene from the film. The New York Times

Can Phoenix of ‘Joker’ win the Oscar?

The three-time nominee has a strong chance at finally winning, but there are a lot of factors at play, including a strong rival

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex with their son, Archie, during a visit with Archbishop Desmond Tutu in Cape Town in September. The New York Times

Prince Harry and Meghan speak of strain of royal life

During a recent trip to Africa, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex offered a candid look into the struggles of dealing with the tabloid spotlight

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RACE MF prices plunge

The units of its all 10 funds are being traded below Tk 5

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson is seen at the House of Commons in London, Britain October 22, 2019. ©UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/Handout via REUTERS

Over to EU on Brexit
delay, Johnson says

Parliament backs his deal in an early legislative hurdle but rejects a swift decision

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Bengal Classical Music Fest off again

Permission to use the Army Stadium denied, organisers say