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A blast at a gasoline pipeline in Mexico that killed at least 73 people has put renewed attention

US judge blocks Atlantic seismic oil

A federal court judge on Friday ruled that the federal government cannot process seismic testing permits for offshore

ArcelorMittal to build first ever desalination plant

ArcelorMittal SA, the world's largest steelmaker, is set to build its first-ever desalination unit in Brazil to handle

S4 Capital seeks more deals in digital-only drive

Martin Sorrell is on the lookout for acquisitions to expand his new advertising venture S4 Capital, aiming to

Robots will be colleagues not replacement

Fears that robots will eliminate your job are unfounded with a growing number of employers planning to increase

Wall St wary of progressive Democrats

Wall Street is bunkering down for a wave of intense scrutiny as a group of progressive Democrats, includingsocial

'Small electric cars may be unaffordable for some'

The move to electric vehicles will make cars significantly more expensive, meaning they may become unaffordable for people

Union tells Shell no extension of refinery contract

Negotiators for the United Steelworkers union (USW) on Friday rejected a proposal by Royal Dutch Shell Plc for

Russia plans tougher grain export controls

Russia's state agriculture watchdog is considering plans to strengthen controls on grain exports, Russian news agencies reported on

Cracks in bridge after a week of construction

A long crack has been identified in the middle the slab of Jhikorgachha bridge on Betna canal which

Road crashes kill 3 in two districts

Three persons, including two bicyclist, were killed in two separate road accidents at different places in Gaibandha and

Locals demand a permanent sluice gate in Rajshahi

Farmers, fishermen and local people demanded the Padma-Boral joining sluice gate permanently opened to protect navigability in the

Bio-safety in poultry sector stressed

Poultry scientists and researchers at a discussion in Paba upazila of Rajshahi have unequivocally called for promoting bio-safety

UK manufacturers set cash aside over no-deal Brexit

British manufacturers are being forced to build up financial buffers in preparation for a no-deal Brexit as the

Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions

Canada's government dismissed China's warning of repercussions if Ottawa banned Huawei Technologies Co Ltd from supplying equipment to

Avianca Brasil's battle with plane leasing firms escalates

Avianca Brasil's battle with its aircraft leasing firms intensified on Friday after Brazil's aviation regulator said it would

Patisserie Valerie locked in talks over banking lifeline

The cake and cafe chain Patisserie Valerie was locked in talks about securing a lifeline from its banks

Windfarm industry urges UK to lift onshore subsidies ban

Ministers have been urged to drop their block on subsidies for onshore windfarms, as industry figures showed that

Malaysia in favor of Wynn Macau in $4.2m case

A Malaysian judge on Friday ruled in favor of Wynn Macau in a case against a fund manager

Surbana building new campus for global HQ

Urban and infrastructure consultancy Surbana Jurong is building a new campus for its global headquarters in the upcoming

NFL team owner installs Imax cinema on superyacht

Dan Snyder, the American billionaire owner of the Washington National Football League (NFL) team, is taking delivery of

Farmers eye bumper Chickpea production

Farmers along with field level agricultural extension officials, scientists and researchers are now expecting bumper production of chickpea

No heed to pre-primary schools' poor condition

Tinned roof, bamboo fenced walls, jute bag as seats along with a broken board is the sight one

Sorry state of Madhupur-Chapri road creates sufferings to locals

The 9 kilometer road from Madhupur upazila of Tangail's Thanamor to Kuralia-Tikri has around 5,000 pits and ditches

Antu Rahman an aspirant in Gopalganj

Chowdhury Antu Rahman Ety of Gobra union under Gopalganj Sadar Upazila has collected nomination paper from AL Dhanmondi

Bir Bahadur Ushwe Sing MP a minister of CHT affairs now

Bir Bahadur Ushwe Sing, MP was a state minister for Chattogram Hill Tracts Affairs in the last tenure of

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