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Time magazine sold to Salesforce chief, wife

WT24 Desk Salesforce.com chief Marc Benioff and his wife Lynne will buy storied US news magazine Time for $190 million, a company statement said Sunday, AFP reports. “The Benioffs are purchasing TIME personally and the transaction is unrelated to Salesforce.com, ...

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6-yr-old girl ‘murdered after rape’

WT24 Desk A minor girl was killed after being raped by unidentified miscreants at Mitonkhasimara in Kushtia’s Mirpur upazila, reports UNB. The victim was Sabia, 6, daughter of a day labourer of the area.  Locals said that the girl went missing ...

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‘Draft Digital Security Act’ report rejected

Editors urge parliament not to pass the bill WT24 Desk The Sampadak Parishad (Editors’ Council) yesterday expressed its surprise, disappointment and shock at the final report of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Post, Telecommunication and ICT Ministry on the ...

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DI launches awareness campaign on peaceful polls

WT24 Desk Democracy International(DI) has brought together 400 Awami League and BNP leaders to inaugurate ‘Shantite Bijoy Campaign’, a national campaign seeking peace ahead of the next national elections, UNB reports. The campaign was launched at the Celebrity Hall of ...

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Chronic pain and the power of placebo

WT24 Desk A new study has asked whether certain people with chronic pain should be given sugar pills to manage their symptoms. Scientists tap into the individual differences that make some people more susceptible to a placebo, according to MNT. ...

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