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    Pro-Jamaat activist held on charge of rallying Rohingyas

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 03:04pm on October 23, 2017

    A Muslim activist accused of campaigning in refugee camps for the unconditional return of displaced Rohingyas to Myanmar has been...

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    Two held with arms, ammo in Chittagong

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:27pm on October 23, 2017

    The Rapid Action Battalion said on Monday they detained two people along with a cache of arms and ammunition at Salimpur in...

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    Syed Ashraf’s wife Shila Islam passes away

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:25pm on October 23, 2017

    Awami League presidium member and public administration minister Syed Ashraf’s wife Shila Ashraf passed away at a hospital in...

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    Verdict any day

    Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    The International Crimes Tribunal -1 on Monday said it would deliver the verdict in the war crimes case against former Jamaat MP Abu Saleh Mohammad Abdul Aziz Mia, 65, and five coaccused, all from Sundarganj, Gaibandha, a subdivision in 1971, any day...

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    Three siblings killed in N’ganj wall collapse   

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:43pm on October 23, 2017

    Three minor siblings were killed when a wall collapsed on them in Pagla area of Fatullah in Narayanganj on Monday morning...

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    Tarique, two journalists face arrest warrants

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    A Dhaka court on Monday ordered to issue arrest warrants for Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman, and two former journalists of private television channel ETV, in a sedition case...

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    It’s govt duty to create proper environment for poll: Sushma

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    Indian external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj believes that it is a responsibility of the government to create an environment conducive to the holding of an inclusive general election with participation of major political parties...

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    Eight of a family burnt in Demra gas leak explosion

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 10:20am on October 23, 2017

    Five members of a family and their three relatives suffered burns as an explosion took place due to gas leakage at a house in the city’s Demra area early Monday...

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    BRACU ranked top pvt univ in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on October 23, 2017

    BRAC University has been acknowledged as the country’s highest ranking private university, according to QS Asia University Rankings 2018 published for the region on Sunday...

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    Turkish envoy meets relief minister

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:53am on October 23, 2017

    Turkish ambassador to Bangladesh Devrim Ozturk on Sunday called on disaster management and relief minister Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya, Bir Bikram, at his secretariat office in the capital...