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    One killed in Khilgaon police firing

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:05am on November 24, 2017

    A man was killed in police firing in the city's Khilgaon area early Friday. Nagendra Kumar Das, sub-inspector of Khilgaon Police Station, said a gunfight...

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    20 BL college teachers hurt in Khulna road crash

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:39pm on November 24, 2017

    Twenty teachers of Government Brajalal College were injured in a road accident on Rupsha Bridge in Khulna early Friday. Jahidul Islam, principal of the...

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    Start Rohingya repatriation, PM urges Myanmar   

    United News of Bangladesh . Savar | Updated at 12:05am on November 24, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday renewed her call to Myanmar to immediately start the repatriation of their forcibly displaced Rohingya nationals from Bangladesh....

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    Deep sea port in Cox’s Bazar after JICA report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 24, 2017

    Shipping minister Shahjahan Khan on Thursday told Jatiya Sangsad that decision about constructing a deep sea port in Cox’s Bazar district would be taken after getting an ongoing feasibility study report being conducted by Japan International Cooperation Agency....

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    Edn minister’s statement demanded in JS on question papers leak

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 24, 2017

    An opposition lawmaker on Thursday demanded the education minister’s statement in Jatiya Sangsad over question papers leak in  ‘each examination from primary level to university level.’...

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    Leftists call shutdown on Nov 30 protesting against power price hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:38pm on November 23, 2017

    Left-leaning political parties and alliances on Thursday called nationwide six-hour shutdown on November 30 protesting against the increase of electricity price. The Communist Party of...

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    64pc RMG workers can’t make ends meet, study shows

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:49pm on November 23, 2017

    The leaders of labour organisations on Thursday demanded a decent wage for the garments workers, who are the major contributors to the country's economy. They...

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    CJ’s full authority vested in Acting CJ by Constitution: LM

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:05am on November 24, 2017

    Law minister Anisul Huq reiterated on Thursday that the Constitution vested the full authority of the Chief Justice in the Acting Chief Justice. Acting Chief Justice Md Abdul Wahhah Miah is also empowered to administer oaths of Supreme Court judges as and when they were appointed, Anis told reporters after delivering valedictory speech at the closing session of additional district and sessions judges’ training at the Judicial Administration Training Institute in the capital...