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Institute of Petroleum Engineering 40th Anniversary MSc Scholarship in UK, 2016-2017


The Institute of Petroleum Engineering at Heriot-Watt University is inviting applications from 40th Anniversary Scholarship for international students. Scholarship is available to undertake masters degree programme. This scholarship is designed to support International students from outwith the European Union and recognises the challenges currently faced by the international Oil and Gas Industry. Heriot-Watt University is big enough to attract some of the leading ... Read More »

AL bags 3 times more votes than BNP in 2nd phase of union council elections


The average turnout was 76 percent, according to the results of the 584 of the 639 union councils that went to the polls on Thursday. The Awami League’s ‘boat’ symbol pulled 54 percent votes while the BNP’s ‘sheaf of paddy’ secured 17 percent and independent candidates 28 percent. The Awami League has bagged 405 out of 584 chairman posts in ... Read More »

Oracle wants $9.3B for Google’s use of Java in Android


Oracle is seeking as much as US $9.3 billion in damages in a long-running copyright lawsuit against Google over its use of Java in Android, court filings show. Efficiency – a busy man at his desk, surrounded by chaotic paperwork Efficiency hacks for IT: 6 tips for getting things done Modern tech leaders wear many hats — too many, sometimes. ... Read More »

Bangladesh to train senior surgeons amid ‘growing’ demand for laparoscopic surgery


The surgery department of the Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital says it has tied up with the India’s largest body, the Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI), for training Bangladeshi doctors in Dhaka. “Some 250 senior doctors from consultants to professors will take part in the three-day training and workshop from Mar 27,” Prof Uttam Kumar Barua, Director ... Read More »

I did my best to understand Donald Trump’s foreign policy. Here’s what I came up with.


We did not really require further confirmation that Donald J. Trump doesn’t know much about foreign policy, but we got it this weekend, in the form of a lengthy interview by Maggie Haberman and David Sanger of the New York Times. Despite not knowing much, Trump held forth for about 15,000 words’ worth of foreign policy talk, and somewhere in ... Read More »

Chris Pratt spent his Easter Sunday setting up a massive cross


In a work of outdoor craftsmanship that would make Ron Swanson proud, Chris Pratt celebrated Easter Sunday by setting up a cross to celebrate the Christian holiday. Pratt detailed the process with a series of photos on his Instagram account, from choosing a spot, to carrying the cross, to setting it in place. And in keeping with his former TV ... Read More »

Market in downward spiral as risk factor higher than before


“There appeared higher trading activity which is validated by 21.74% increase in total turnover,” said Research & Innovation Lab (RIL), Royal Capital Limited in its weekly market analysis. But the spike in turnover was largely because of higher selling pressure of the investors. In the last week, average market capitalisation declined by 1.25% despite an increase in trade by 28.57%. ... Read More »

China-backed bank says more than 30 countries await membership


The AIIB, first proposed by President Xi Jinping less than two years ago, has become one of China’s biggest foreign policy successes. Despite the opposition of Washington, almost many major US allies – Australia, Britain, German, Italy, the Philippines and South Korea – have joined. China says it will be an international institution and not used to boost its influence. ... Read More »

Mustafizur lights up Eden Gardens


The wily 20-year-old seamer left the batsmen groping in the dark to claim five Black Caps scalps for 22 runs on Saturday, becoming the youngest bowler to grab five wickets in a World T20 match since its inception in 2007. The Kiwis, who had already sealed a semifinals spot, still racked up 145-8 on a gripping surface before skittling the ... Read More »

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