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    Woman stabbed to death in Khulna

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 11:27am on January 29, 2017

    A woman was stabbed to death allegedly by her former husband in Khulna sadar on Saturday night. The victim, Sultana Parvin Dulali, 25, had...

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    Robbers kill former UP member in Lakshmipur

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 10:05am on January 29, 2017

    Robbers hacked and shot to death a former union parishad member and looted valuables from his house at village Andhar Manik in...

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    Suspected accused of attack on police killed in Pabna ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 09:55am on January 29, 2017

    Police claimed one of the suspected accused, who carried out attack on police at Atgharia upazila in Pabna recently, was killed in a gunfight in...

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    RUET students agitate, VC warns of academic council action

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 01:01am on January 29, 2017

    Several hundred students of Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology on Saturday once again began their demonstration, demanding withdrawal of mandatory 33-credit hour per semester, for their promotion...

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    Strict provisions sought in draft road act

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:59am on January 29, 2017

    Government officials and road safety experts on Saturday demanded immediate enactment of the proposed Road Transport Act 2016 with strict provisions against traffic rule violators...

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    Choose neutral, honest, brave people, Moudud tells search committee

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:58am on January 29, 2017

    BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed on Saturday urged the search panel formed by the president to choose neutral and non-partisan people for constituting the Election Commission...

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    Journalists want home minister to withdraw remarks

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on January 29, 2017

    Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists’ president Monjurul Ahsan Bulbul on Saturday demanded that home affairs minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal withdraws his statement over assaulting of journalists by police in the city during Thursday’s hartal...

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    Torture not to deter us from anti-Rampal movement: Anu

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:52am on January 29, 2017

    Member secretary of National Committee to Protect Oil-Gas, Mineral Resources and Power-Port Anu Muhammad on Saturday said the government would not be able to stop their movement against the Rampal power project through resorting to torture...

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    Extrajudicial killings, disappearances big concerns: NHRC chair

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on January 29, 2017

    The National Human Rights Commission chairman, Kazi Reazul Hoque, said on Saturday that the incidents of extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances are ‘big concerns’ of rights in the country...

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    Stalkers hack Barisal schoolboy to death

    Our Correspondent . Barisal | Updated at 12:48am on January 29, 2017

    A schoolboy was hacked to death and another was injured allegedly by stalkers in Barisal city on Saturday morning for protesting at stalking of female classmates...