Chhayanaut celebrates Sharat

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Cultural organisation Chhayanaut celebrated Sharat organising a programme at the Bakultala of fine arts faculty of Dhaka University on Friday. Artistes of the organisation entertained the audience singing songs and reciting poems on Sharat. Besides, the programme featured solo and group dance recitals.

‘Chhayanaut regularly tries to organise different programmes to celebrate different Bengali seasons. We have organised today’s progamme to celebrate Sharat,’ Chhayanaut general secretary Laisa Ahmed Lisa said. ‘Nowadays, very few cultural programmes are organised marking Sharat season. Such programmes can play an important role in making the younger generation aware of their roots,’ added Laisa Ahmed Lisa.

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Durga Puja begins today

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Durga Puja, the biggest religious festival of the Hindu community, begins today with Maha Shashthi puja at temples across the country with due religious fervour. Preparations at all puja mandaps have almost been completed as artisans are busy giving the final touches to idols and pandals to celebrate the festival. It … Read more

USA win FIBA ​​Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022

Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com The USA have been crowned the 2022 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup champions after they beat China 83-61 in the final on Saturday. Ariel Atkins hit a three-point jump shot as the USA extended the gap to double digits in the second quarter, 29-18. At the Sydney Superdome, the USA led … Read more

Japan defeated Brazil 3-1 at Volleyball Women’s World Championship

Japanese team in 3rd spot at 3-1 in Pool D Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com Japan defeated Brazil 3-1 on Friday at the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship 2022. The Japanese team won the Pool D match 25-22, 25-19, 17-25 and 25-20 at the Arnhem’s GelreDome in the Netherlands.. Japan’s outside hitter Arisa Inoue delivered a … Read more

Tigers depart for New Zealand

Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com At 11:55 pm yesterday, Bangladesh boarded a flight to Christchurch to compete in a tri-nation series, also attended by hosts New Zealand and Pakistan. The Tigers are expected to reach Christchurch on October 2 ahead of the opening game of the series against Pakistan at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch, the … Read more

University clubs can play crucial role in raising climate awareness: seminar

News Desk : dhakamirror.com In the buildup to the upcoming COP27, the Department of Environmental Science and Management and the International Centre for Climate Change and Development of Independent University, Bangladesh organised a roundtable recently on the role of universities in addressing environmental concerns. The roundtable, held at the IUB Trustee Lounge, was attended among … Read more

Veteran journalist Toab Khan dies

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Dainik Bangla editor and Ekushey Padak-winning journalist Toab Khan passed away. He was 87. He breathed his last around 12:40pm today at United Hospital, Sharifuzzaman Pintu, executive editor of the daily said. Toab Khan was admitted to the hospital with old-age complications, his colleagues said. Born on April 24 of 1934 … Read more

Bangladesh begin title defence with nine-wicket win

Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com Bangladesh began their title defence of the Women’s Asia Cup in style with a crushing nine-wicket win over Thailand in the opening match of the eighth edition of the tournament at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium on Saturday. Opener Shamima Sultana’s 49 off 30 balls propelled the hosts to the winning … Read more

Meghna EZ attracts Swiss investments

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com Sika Bangladesh, a subsidiary of Swiss Sika Group, a producer of construction chemicals, would invest US$6 million to develop a 10,000 square meter plant in the Meghna Industrial Economic Zone (Miez) in Sonargaon, Narayanganj. The factory will mainly produce admixtures and grout, an official said. Construction chemical products worth around Tk … Read more

‘Our target is to retain the trophy’

Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com The eighth edition of the Women’s Asia Cup begins today with defending champions and hosts Bangladesh taking on Thailand at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium in Sylhet. The game is slated to begin at 9:00am before the opening day’s second fixture sees India take on Sri Lanka from 1:30pm at the … Read more

Kanye West hires Melinda Gates lawyer in ongoing Kim Kardashian divorce battle

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are announced legally single in March

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Amid divorce battle with Kim Kardashian, estranged husband and rapper Kanye West has hired new attorneys. West has reportedly retained a well-known New York divorce lawyer who was hired by Melinda Gates for her multi-billion dollar split with ex-husband Bill Gates.

TMZ has said that Robert Stephan Cohen has become West’s sixth divorce attorney in his ongoing legal drama with ex Kim Kardashian.

Page Six also reported that a rep for the senior partner at Cohen Clair Lans Greifer Thorpe & Rottenstreich LLP confirmed to them that West recently hired Cohen as counsel.

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Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson Were Secretly Engaged for 9 Months

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Earlier this year, Khloe Kardashian and her on-again-off-again ex-boyfriend, Tristan Thompson, welcomed a second child via surrogacy. A representative for Kardashian confirmed the birth of a baby boy to Insider. The child has not yet been named, People reported.

Now, Khloe has revealed that she was engaged to Tristan for nine months in latest episode of The Kardashians. Khloe, 38, revealed to sister Kim Kardashian on Thursday’s episode of The Kardashians that she said no to Thompson, 31, when he initially asked her to marry him. Now a source tells PEOPLE that the proposal occurred in December 2019.

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Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone’s marriage in trouble?

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone have been married for four years now

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Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone (Instagram)

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone have been wed for almost four years. The couple previously revealed that they started dating in 2012 and have been engaged since Deepika and Ranveer, or DeepVeer as their admirers prefer to refer to them, have always shown one another support and affection.

Recently, however, rumours of trouble in paradise were rife and fans were worried over gossip about an apparent split. It all began when a Twitter account by the name of Umair Sandu claimed that the pair has been at wit’s ends and are about to call quits. The aforementioned tweep shared a major reason is touted to be Padukone’s struggle with mental health.

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Djokovic hoping for a send-off like Federer’s

Sports Desk : dhakamirror.com Novak Djokovic said he wants his fiercest rivals by his side when he ends his career, similar to Roger Federer’s heartfelt farewell to the sport last week. Pictures of Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal sitting together and crying after Friday’s Laver Cup doubles loss at London’s O2 Arena went viral on … Read more

Shaon student at DU, youngest traveler from Bangladesh

News Desk : dhakamirror.com Rifat Jahan Shaon, a student at Dhaka University’s Department of Theater and Performance Studies, has been named the youngest traveler from Bangladesh. He was honored in a ceremonial event on Tuesday at the university’s Student-Teacher Center in honor of ‘World Tourism Day,’ which was arranged by the Dhaka University Tourist Society. … Read more

Study shows 61% of processed foods contain too much salt

About 34% of processed foods contain double the recommended amount News Desk : dhakamirror.com About 61% of processed and packaged foods found in Bangladesh contain more salt than is considered safe, posing a higher health risk to consumers. A guideline is needed to set a maximum salt content for processed foods, health experts say. Popular … Read more

EBL raises Tk 122.4cr for TMSS

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com Eastern Bank Limited (EBL) has raised Tk 1,224 million (Tk 122.4 crore) through the issuance of zero-coupon bonds for Thengamara Mohila Sabuj Sangha (TMSS), a microfinance institution in Bangladesh. The EBL acted as the lead arranger while MTB Capital Ltd played a role as the trustee of the deal, said a … Read more

GP, Hatil team up to enhance lifestyle

Business Desk : dhakamirror.com Leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone paired up with premium furniture brand Hatil to enhance the lifestyle of its GPStar customers. Selim H Rahman, chairman of Hatil Bangladesh, and Asif Naimur Rashid, chief business officer of Grameenphone, signed the deal at the GPHouse in Dhaka on Monday, a press release said. Under … Read more