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    Elora’s art of colourful threads

    Elora’s room full of portraits of famous people, recreated historic photographs and paintings will catch anyone’s eyes for her use of a unique medium to create those.
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    For the joy of reading The Daily Star

    Pledge Harbour International School in Dhaka recently includes the reading of The Daily Star newspaper in its curriculum for the students.