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    HC gives split decision over Khaleda’s candidature

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:00am on December 12, 2018

    A two-judge bench of the High Court Division on Tuesday gave split decisions regarding validity of candidature of former prime minister and BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia, now in jail...

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    Qatar opens one stop visa centre in Dhaka

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 12, 2018

    The Qatar government opened a one stop Qatar Visa Center in Dhaka on Tuesday with a view to bringing in a comprehensive visa service requiring applicants to enrol biometrics data as well....

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    SC upholds HC order on Ali Azgar’s candidacy

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:13pm on December 11, 2018

    Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a High Court order canceling Bangladesh Nationalist Party candidate Ali Azgar’s candidature for Mymensingh-1 constituency in...

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    Candidates of BNP, allies gear up electioneering

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:19pm on December 11, 2018

    The candidates of Bangladesh Nationalist Party and its allies for the 11th general election launched their election campaign in the capital on Tuesday. BNP candidate...

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    EC, admin behaving predatorily towards oppositions: Seminar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:38pm on December 11, 2018

    Political leaders, academics and rights campaigners on Tuesday expressed fear that another controversial election might be held on December 30. At a seminar on ‘Can...

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    Govt to observe Digital Bangladesh Day today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:45am on December 12, 2018

    The government will observe Digital Bangladesh Day today to make its Digital Bangladesh concept memorable....

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    PM helms science, telecom ministries quit by technocrats 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:44am on December 12, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina took charge of two more ministries on Tuesday after the government accepted the resignation of four technocrat ministers....

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    Khulna-Kolkata train incurring losses of Tk 6 lakh per trip

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 02:15am on December 12, 2018

    The Bandhan Express that operated on the Dhaka-Kolkata route was incurring losses of around Tk 6 lakh per trip for lack of sufficient passengers one year after the service was started....

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    Enhance social safety to eliminate child labour: rights activists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:05am on December 12, 2018

    Labour rights activists stressed pragmatic social safety net programmes to eliminate child labour in the country as a good number of children are still engaged in hazardous works....

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    Japan to give Yen 500m grant for pry edu dev in B’desh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:04am on December 12, 2018

    Bangladesh and Japan signed an agreement on Japanese grant aid for the 4th Primary Education Development Programme....