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The insidious ways the world tells teenage girls their bodies don’t belong to them

When I was 16 years old, I was the kind of teenager who had a favorite mathematician. One Sunday I went to see my hero give a talk. Afterward, I lingered near the stage with my dad, prepped with my usual question for adults with careers I admired: Any advice for a kid in high school?<p>I was wearing a …

Me Too movement

Scientists Counted All The Protein Molecules in a Cell And The Answer Really Is 42

This is so perfect.<p>Biologists have served up the answer to the ultimate question of life, the Universe, and everything.<p>That answer, as you may know, …

The End of Men? Male Sex Chromosome Is Slowly Disappearing

<i>This article was originally published on</i> The Conversation<i>. Read the original article.</i><p>The Y chromosome may be a symbol of masculinity, but it is …

Cancer breakthrough: Novel approach can 'starve' tumors to death

Researchers are now developing a new method of killing cancer more effectively. Their strategy "starves" tumors, depriving them of the main nutrient …

Dark clouds hang over Bangladesh judiciary and democracy

A Bangladeshi photographer in late July took a shot of a crow flying into a dark storm cloud over the nation’s Supreme Court building.<p>The photograph, …

35 Things That Will Magically Transform You Into A Morning Person

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22 Products On Amazon That'll Make Perfect Gifts

A hands-free umbrella, a home theater projector, a bag of unicorn farts, and 19 other perfect gifts for everyone on your list.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p><i>Reviews have been edited for length</i> …

Most Popular Bangla News

<b>ভারপ্রাপ্ত সম্পাদক :</b> সাইফুল আলম, <b>প্রকাশক :</b> সালমা ইসলাম<p>প্রকাশক কর্তৃক ক-২৪৪ প্রগতি সরণি, কুড়িল (বিশ্বরোড), বারিধারা, ঢাকা-১২২৯ থেকে প্রকাশিত এবং যমুনা …

Bangladesh chief justice resigns amid controversy

"His (Sinha's) resignation letter has reached Bangabhaban (presidential palace)," President's press secretary Joynal Abedin told PTI without …

Forced to quit: BNP No pressure: AL

The ruling Awami League thinks Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha has stepped down considering his health while its archrival BNP has alleged that he …

Constitutional Amendments

Bangladesh lost the last pillar of sanity; the Supreme Court

November 11, 2017 | Filed under: News | Posted by: The Bangladesh Chronicle<p>The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh resigns<p>November 11, …

CJ’s resignation proves ‘govt now controls SC’: SCBA president

The Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) President Advocate Zainul Abedin today said the resignation of Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha “proved …

Constitutional Amendments

Chief justice resigns

<b>Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha has resigned from his office, Joynal Abedin, press secretary to the president, said today.</b><p>Now abroad, Justice …

Chief justice's leave expires

Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha is yet to inform the law minister anything about extension of his 39-day leave that expired yesterday.<p>“I don't …

No news of CJ Sinha’s return as his leave ends on Friday

There is still no word on Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha's return from abroad even though his official period of leave ends on Friday. The chief …

Constitutional Amendments

What Explains U.S. Mass Shootings? International Comparisons Suggest an Answer

When the world looks at the United States, it sees a land of exceptions: a time-tested if noisy democracy, a crusader in foreign policy, an exporter of beloved music and film.<p>But there is one quirk that consistently puzzles America’s fans and critics alike. Why, they ask, does it experience so many …

Guns

FDA approves Roche drugs for rare types of blood, lung cancers

(Reuters) - Roche Holding AG won U.S. approval to market its skin cancer drug Zelboraf for certain patients with Erdheim-Chester Disease, a rare type of blood cancer, and to market its drug Alecensa as a first choice of treatment for a subset of patients with non-small cell lung cancer.<p>The Food and …

22 Products From Amazon That'll Make Perfect Gifts

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13 Horror Films So Terrifying, They Made People Sick, Pass Out, Or Worse In Theaters

More like box-office ~gross~, amirite, guys?

SC gets six officials on deputation

The government yesterday appointed six judicial officials to the Supreme Court administration on deputation just a few days after transferring 10 …

Judiciary

With Chief Justice SK Sinha forced to go on leave, Bangladesh plummets further into autocracy

After farcical polls and forced detentions, this is the latest sign of the shrinking of democratic space in the country.<p>Bangladesh is facing a …

Will the Sinha to Miah transition solve the crisis?

Chief Justice Sinha is already history after his flight to Australia amidst much drama and corruption allegations made by the Government. His has …

Confrontational path

Bangladesh’s Parliament raised the stakes in a stand-off against the judiciary last week by passing a unanimous resolution to take “proper legal …

COMMENTARY: The unedifying debate around Justice Sinha

00<p><b>Syed Badrul Ahsan</b><p>The demarcation of territory between the judiciary and the executive in Bangladesh has been getting blurred of late. One does not …