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    Scientific congress on NCDs kicks off in capital Sunday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:40pm on October 17, 2019

    The maiden Scientific Congress on Non-Communicable Diseases kicks off in the capital on Sunday. The two-day congress would be hosted by the Clinical Research Platform,...

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    Hajj management to be better next year: state minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:56pm on October 17, 2019

    Expressing satisfaction over Hajj management in the last season, state minister for religious affairs Sheikh Md Abdullah on Thursday said the management would be better...

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    One more dengue patient dies, 248 others hospitalised

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:44pm on October 17, 2019

    A dengue patient died at Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital in Barishal on Thursday while at least 248 new dengue patients were hospitalised across the country...

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    Three suspected ‘extremists’ held in Dhaka

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:50pm on October 17, 2019

    The Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police arrested three suspected members of banned extremist group Neo JMB in Gabtoli area in Dhaka on Wednesday night...

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    Minor boy burnt dead, 4 injured in Ramu

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:31am on October 19, 2019

    A 5-year old boy was burned to death and four others were injured in a house fire at Kchapiha in Ramu of Cox’s Bazar on...

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    1 held with illegal arms in Rangpur

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rangpur | Updated at 01:30am on October 19, 2019

    Rapid Action Battalion arrested an alleged listed top terrorist with illegal arms and ammunition from Prime Medical College Hospital area in Rangpur city on Thursday...

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    Workshop on SDGs held at NIPORT

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:29am on October 19, 2019

    A two-day long workshop on programmes about sustainable development goals regarding reproductive health and family planning was held at National Institute of Population Research and...

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    E-cigarette should be banned: Hasan

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:28am on October 19, 2019

    Information minister Hasan Mahmud on Friday underscored the need for banning the import of e-cigarette considering its adverse impacts on public health. ‘Import of e-cigarette...

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    Abu Dhabi Dialogue ends with call for transparency

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:24am on October 19, 2019

    The fifth Ministerial Consultation of Abu Dhabi Dialogue ended in Dubai on Thursday adopting a seven-point declaration with a call to promote compliant and transparent...

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    JS body for assessment of Cox’s Bazar environmental damage

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:22am on October 19, 2019

    The parliamentary standing committee on the environment, forest and climate change ministry on Friday recommended conducting an assessment through an expert team on the loss...