Daily Archives: March 14, 2018


German parliament confirms Chancellor Merkel for fourth term

German parliament confirms Chancellor Merkel for fourth term

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, bruised by half a year of post-election coalition haggling, was Wednesday elected by parliament to her fourth and likely final term at the helm of Europe’s biggest economy. Lawmakers in Berlin’s glass-domed Reichstag voted 364-315 with nine abstentions for Merkel who was then to be formally appointed by President Frank-Walter Steinmeier


Bangabandhu Chair to be opened in Bangkok tomorrow

The first ever Bangabandhu Chair, a Ph.D level doctoral fellowship, would be opened at Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Bangkok, Thailand tomorrow. Foreign Minister A.H. Mahmood Ali, who is now in Bangkok, and his Thai counterpart Don Pramudwinai will jointly inaugurate the “Bangabandhu Chair” at the AIT, foreign ministry spokesperson said here today. The


Wall created by grabbing LGED road at Dumki

One local dominant made wall by grabbing LGED road at Dumki in Patuakhali. Authority is doing nothing in this purpose. It is alleged that dominant person doing this by bribing administration. Local sources said a dominant businessman contractor named Ali constructing wall by grabbing Janata College and Patabuniya road. He is do not caring anybody


Humpback whale splashes Sydney tourists

This is the spectacular moment a humpback whale breached high into the air just metres from a boat full of tourists. Twelve whales were breaching off Sydney’s northern beaches while swimming up Australia’s east coast on their annual northern migration. Whale watcher John Goodridge photographed the extraordinary moment from another boat 500m away. “It was



Lemongrass beef noodle salad Ingredients * 1 teaspoon black peppercorns * 1 stalk lemongrass, white part only, bruised, sliced * 3 cloves garlic * 1 teaspoon fish sauce * 1 teaspoon caster sugar * 400g rump steak, trimmed, cut into 2mm-thick slices * 250g rice vermicelli (see note) * 1 Lebanese cucumber, seeds removed, thinly