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Van wedged into cottage wall after crash in Bedfordshire

Van wedged into cottage wall after crash in Bedfordshire

Tribunal Desk The vehicle flew over a hedge after coming off the road on a bend. The driver, a 34-year-old man, has been arrested and is suspected of being under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Val Fossey, who has lived in the house for 14 years, told the BBC she heard a noise “like


Dyson to make electric cars by 2020

Tribunal Desk British inventor James Dyson, who is best known for his bagless vacuum cleaners, on Tuesday announced a plan to produce electric cars by 2020 with a £2.0 billion (2.3 billion euro, $2.7 billion) investment. “Dyson has begun work on a battery electric vehicle, due to be launched by 2020,” he said in an

Excavation of 83 canals a must

Tribunal Report It will be difficult to keep the navigability of the Mongla-Ghashiakhali channel if the 83 canals linked with it are not excavated immediately. The Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) is also facing problems to dump dredge spoils due to funds crunch. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina formally opened the channel for cargo movement

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Tale of a successful woman!

Sajedur Rahman,Birol(Dinajpur) A successful woman named Lutfa Khatun wife of a retired headmaster of Kazipara village under Birol upazila under Dinajpur district has been accrediting her in many sides as she could. She once achieved anything never destroys it rather takes it up, she tries her utmost with full dedication and rapt sincerity that made


Basirun’s dream comes true at 65

Basirun Khatun, a 65-year-old widow, who appeared in this years’ Primary Education Completion (PEC) examination after her long fight against her critics , has finally come out successful. She secured GPA-3 in the scale of maximum 5 in the examination. Basirun is the example of indomitable willpower that overcame the age barriers. It is the


Preservation of antiques at stake for ‘lack of list’

Despite growing challenges to protect antiques and archeological sites, the Department of Archeology has no list of such items preserved by private trustees or individuals. “We’ve no list of total antiquities so far discovered in the country, nor we have the list of trustees or individuals who preserve such items,” director general of the Archeology


Girls become victims of pornography

DHAKA, Oct 11, 2016-Sumi (not real name) is mentally sick. She can’t recollect anything. Sumi’s present mental state forces her staying away from attending school classes. Now her parents are desperately trying to send Sumi abroad for medication and continuation of studies. But, once upon a time she (Sumi) was the central point of joys