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    Tight security for 31st night

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:53am on December 30, 2016

    Dhaka Metropolitan Police commissioner Md Asaduzzaman Mia has said that all necessary measures have been taken to ensure foolproof security ahead of 31st night...

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    Robbery suspect killed in Rajbari ‘gunfight’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on December 30, 2016

    A man was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with the police on the Rajbari-Kushtia highway at Kalibari point in Rajbari early Thursday, claimed the police...

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    Integrity of EC crucial for fair elections: Abdul Hamid

    Mahamudul Hasan | Updated at 12:45am on December 30, 2016

    The president, Abdul Hamid, on Thursday said it is possible to hold a fair election if the Election Commission performs with integrit...

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    Tigers’ careless batting costs series

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on December 30, 2016

    Bangladesh wasted a very good chance to level the three-match one-day international series when they suffered a 67-run loss in the second match in Nelson on Thursday...

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    JP prepares to go to polls alone: Ershad

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on December 30, 2016

    Jatiya Party chairman HM Ershad on Thursday said his party is yet to decide whether they would contest the next general elections independently or under an alliance...

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    Girls outperform boys in pry, junior school results

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:34am on December 30, 2016

    Girls outdid boys in primary and junior secondary school and madrassah examinations this year. More girls passed in all the four examinations and achieved highest grade point average 5, show the results announced Thursday...

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    RMG exporters demand higher cash incentive

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:26am on December 30, 2016

    Readymade garments exporters on Thursday demanded higher cash incentive and devaluation of taka against the US dollar although they refused to increase wages for workers despite protests...

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    50,000 Rohingya refugees enter Bangladesh in latest influx

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on December 30, 2016

    The government on Thursday demanded that Myanmar must repatriate all of its undocumented nationals and registered refugees from Bangladesh...

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    Four killed in road accidents in Bogra, Sirajganj

    our correspondents | Updated at 08:36pm on December 29, 2016

    At least four people were killed on Thursday in two separate road accidents at Sirajganj and Bogra...

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    Monument for Avijit Roy to be constructed at DU

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 07:59pm on December 29, 2016

    Dhaka University vice-chancellor AAMS Arefin Siddique on Thursday inaugurated the construction work of a monument in memory of slain writer Avijit Roy...