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    Probes kick off

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:22am on December 28, 2016

    The Chief Judicial Magistrate of Gaibandha M Shahid Ullah on Tuesday began his probes to find out whether or not the police took part in setting Santal homes ablaze after their eviction from Gobindaganj on November 6....

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    AL leader held over Nasirnagar mayhem

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:58pm on December 27, 2016

    Police arrested a former chairman of Nasirnagar sadar union parishad and local Awami League leader, Sheikh M Abdul Ahad, on Tuesday afternoon in a case filed in connection with the attack on the Hindu community in the upazila...

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    4 Bangladeshi fishermen shot by Myanmar navy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:05pm on December 27, 2016

    At least four Bangladeshi fishermen were injured in bullets as Myanmar navy opened fire on a fishing boat in the Bay of Bengal near St Martin’s island Tuesday morning...

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    Withdrawal of publishing house’s ban from book fair demanded

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 06:10pm on December 27, 2016

    Around 100 writers, cultural and political activists gathered at the Bangla Academy premises on the Dhaka University campus on Tuesday afternoon to protest at the banning of Shraban Prakashani from Amar Ekushey Book Fair for next two years...

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    Workers Party places eight-point proposal for EC formation

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:10pm on December 27, 2016

    Noting that mutual trust and confidence are very important in democracy, president Abdul Hamid on Tuesday said election should be taken with a sportsman spirit...

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    PM opens met office’s ‘weather app’

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 04:43pm on December 27, 2016

    Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Tuesday brought its entire daily ‘information services’ to mobile platform through a dedicated mobile...

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    80 Rohingyas sent back to Myanmar

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:16pm on December 27, 2016

    Members of Boarder Guard of Bangladesh sent back some 80 Rohingyas to Myanmar while they were trying to intrude Bangladesh territory through the Naf River in Cox’s Bazar...

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    Formal charge against Satkhira Razakar leader Feb 23

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 01:56pm on December 27, 2016

    The International Crimes Tribunal -1 on Tuesday set February 23 for submitting formal charge against alleged Razakar commander from...

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    Attack on Santals: Judicial probe body visits victims in Gaibandha

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:15pm on December 27, 2016

    The judicial probe body formed to investigate the forced eviction, killing and arson attacks on the Santal community at Sahebganj in Gobindaganj of...

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    RMCH intern doctors continue strike

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:09pm on December 27, 2016

    Intern doctors of Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital on Monday night went on an indefinite strike protesting at a recent attack an...