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Latif’s charge framing hearing begins Dec 7
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Latif’s charge framing hearing begins Dec 7

shirshobindu.com This Nov 25 Star photo shows Abdul Latif Siddique being escorted to a Dhaka court after his surrender at Dhanmondi Police Station. The controversial former minister was sent to jail with a number of cases filed against him on charges of hurting religious sentiments. A Dhaka Court today fixed December 7 for starting hearing on charge framing against sacked minister Abdul Latif Siddique in the case filed against him for hurting religious sentiment of Muslims. Metropolitan Magistrate Ashaduzzaman Nur also directed the prison authorities to produce the former post and telecommunications minister before it on that day. Latif, who drew flaks at home and abroad for his scathing remarks on hajj and Tabligh Jamaat about two months ago, surrendered at Dhanmondi Model Police S...
At what age do we lose financial intelligence?
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At what age do we lose financial intelligence?

Professors at Harvard University say people's ability to make "good financial decisions" declines after mid-50s For most people in their 60s and 70s, the idea that they are too old to manage their own money seems entirely ridiculous. However, a set of controversial scientific findings by university professors in America have made their way to Britain and are expected to ruffle feathers among older generations. The research, from Harvard University, suggests people’s ability to make good financial decisions peaks at age 53 and then starts to decline. Nest, the government-run occupational pension scheme for British workers, is so concerned by the findings that it has called upon the industry to develop financial products which let people plan their pensions in their 50s, saying th...