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Saudis stun Egypt in World Cup farewell

Saudi Arabia finished third in the group standings, scoring their only goals of the tournament and vastly improving from

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Banks to remain closed in Gazipur city Tuesday

DHAKA: A notice issued by the Bangladesh Bank, upon direction from the Public Administration Ministry, said that all the banks and financial institutions in Gazipur City Corporation area will remain c

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Han Solo ‘blaster’ fetches $550,000

A "blaster" used by Harrison Ford's character Han Solo in the film Return of the Jedi has sold at auction in New York for 550,000 (£415,000).The weapon, made mostly of wood, had previously spent more

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Share scam: 3 officials of Mark Bangladesh get jail-terms

DHAKA: A Dhaka court on Sunday (June 24) sentenced three officials including the Chairman of Mark Bangladesh Shilpa & Engineering Limited to five years in jail each, in a case filed over a share m

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