100 more new planets found

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. Online Desk : The golden age of exoplanet discovery continues. More than 100 new exoplanets have been found by an international team of astronomers using the Kepler Space Telescope on its K2 mission, according to NASA.. Out of the 104 newly confirmed planets, four are between 20% and 50% larger than Earth and have the potential to be rocky — Read More..

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By e news desk On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
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‘Tk 120bn anomaly in central bank ledger’

The audit objection came to light at a meeting of the committee held at Parliament on Tuesday.. The committee has called for quick resolution of the issue. Committee member Abdur Rouf told journalists, “The committee Read More..

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By e news desk On Monday, May 9th, 2016
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12 companies ‘copying’ Milk Vita

State Minister for Rural Development and Co-operatives Division Md Mashiur Rahman Ranga has said that legal action will be taken against these companies. At a media conference on Sunday at the Secretariat, he Read More..

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By e news desk On Monday, February 22nd, 2016
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BRAC Bank card ‘forged’

Prito Reza, a professional photographer, said someone had paid Tk 24,900 from his BRAC Bank debit card to a shop on Saturday night though the card was with him at the time. “I received an SMS on my mobile phone Read More..

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By e news desk On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Top Twitter executives to leave

Media head Katie Jacobs Stanton, product head Kevin Weil, the head of the engineering division, Alex Roetter, and HR head Brian “Skip” Schipper will all leave the company, he said. Addressing what Read More..

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By e news desk On Sunday, January 24th, 2016
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WHO cautions against MERS

The alert came on Sunday after Thailand confirmed the disease in a traveler, the second such case in the country in the last seven months. Bangladesh is also a member of the region that includes Bhutan, North Korea, Read More..

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By e news desk On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
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Billions wiped off travel shares

Energy shares outpaced the broader market, buoyed by the prospect of higher oil prices following French air strikes against Islamic State targets in Syria. French shares slightly underperformed when markets reopened Read More..

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By e news desk On Friday, November 13th, 2015
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FB sees surge in govt requests

Government access to personal data from telephone and Web companies has become a contentious privacy issue since former spy agency contractor Edward Snowden revealed surreptitious surveillance programs. The Read More..

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By e news desk On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015
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Court rules against NSA surveillance

Opponents of mass surveillance cheered the ruling by US District Court Judge Richard Leon, who granted an injunction to bar the NSA from collecting the phone metadata of California attorney JJ Little and his small Read More..

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By e news desk On Saturday, November 7th, 2015
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BlackBerry embraces Android OS

The company is betting the Priv’s large curved screen, full array of Android apps from the Google Play store and blend of productivity and security features will help it rebuild its share of the smartphone Read More..