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Dhaka, Friday, 20 January 2017

Baboons make five vowel-like sounds like humans

Baboons make five vowel-like sounds like humans

Health Desk: Human speech is thought to have come about relatively recently, within the last 70,000 to 100,000 years. Because of this, there has been little research into the links between ... More

The construction of a huge dam in Ethiopia 

The construction of a huge dam in Ethiopia 

The construction of a huge dam in Ethiopia and the introduction of large-scale agricultural businesses has been controversial - finding out what local people think can be hard, but with ... More

Google Doodle celebrates New Year

Google Doodle celebrates New Year

Online Desk: Google doodle observed the new year by dropping balloons as the clock strikes 12. Last night, the doodle had colourful doodle with jumpy balloons as they were waiting for ... More

Man walked 225 kms to catch Pokemon and lost 12 kgs!

Man walked 225 kms to catch Pokemon and lost 12 kgs!

Somebody had to do it and it’s done! Sam Clark, a British Pokémon Go player has caught all 142 different Pokemon species available in Britain. It wasn’t an easy task ... More

Hero dog dies after saving family from four cobras

Hero dog dies after saving family from four cobras

A hero dog died after saving his owner’s family from four cobras.The doberman stood his ground, killing the deadly snakes before they could reach Dibakar Raita’s family. More

Mother can’t remember how many babies she have killed!

Mother can’t remember how many babies she have killed!

Andrea Goeppner, 45, was charged with four of the murders after the babies’ remains were found wrapped in towels and plastic bags last year in a case that repulsed the ... More

World’s fattest child put on crash diet to save his life

World’s fattest child put on crash diet to save his life

A boy dubbed the world’s fattest child has been put on a crash diet to save his life. More

Hundreds of dangerous spiders released in UK!

Hundreds of dangerous spiders released in UK!

Around 400 fen raft spider the largest of the nation’s 660 species of spider – have been deliberately set free by zoo keepers. More

Dead Sea drying: A new low-point for Earth

Dead Sea drying: A new low-point for Earth

The Dead Sea, the salty lake located at the lowest point on Earth, is gradually shrinking under the heat of the Middle Eastern sun. For those who live on its ... More

London is still the cocain capital of Europe

London is still the cocain capital of Europe

London is the cocaine capital of Europe – beating off competition from Amsterdam to retain the questionable title. More

Breaking the convention

Breaking the convention

Travelling across the country, one would find different modes of vehicles driven by men of varying ages, but Bogra-Shariakandi Road offers a different picture -- a woman ferrying passengers on ... More

Most eco-friendly wedding in the world!

Most eco-friendly wedding in the world!

Shasvathi and Karthik have set a new benchmark for marrying couples everywhere. The Mumbai couple tied the knot in the most eco-friendly fashion imaginable, and one which is giving us ... More

Millions of email account details stolen by cyber attack!

Millions of email account details stolen by cyber attack!

Data from around 97 million accounts have been stolen as part of a huge cyber attack that is thought to affect around 272.3 million users worldwide, said Alex Holden, founder ... More

07 things you can only understand 

07 things you can only understand 

As society celebrates you for the differences you make to the lives of children, it’s nice to get some recognition for what is a very tough job. More

World’s tallest outdoor elevator?

World’s tallest outdoor elevator?

Presenting the Bailong Elevator – the tallest outdoor lift in the world. More

Facebook Buys Kerala Engineering Student's Domain Named!

Facebook Buys Kerala Engineering Student's Domain Named!

Amal has 'beaten' the master at his own game and closed a deal with FB, trading the registration rights of maxchanzuckerberg.org on Monday. More

Lion casually walks through city centre

Lion casually walks through city centre

Look at this lion casually walking through a city centre. It seemed like he didn’t have a worry in the world. More

Businessman is planning Lavish Weddings For 100 Poor Girls

Businessman is planning Lavish Weddings For 100 Poor Girls

Like most business tycoons from Surat, Gopal Vastapara too could have splurged on his son Vaibhav's wedding in February. More

Dog that lost a leg given highest army medal

Dog that lost a leg given highest army medal

Lucca, a 12-year-old German Shepherd, served with the US Marine Corps for six years and sniffed out munitions. More

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