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    BNP’s Siraj elected in Bogura 6 by-election

    Our Correspondent . Bogura | Updated at 12:16am on June 25, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party nominated candidate Golam Mohammad Siraj was elected unofficially in the by-poll to Bogura 6 parliamentary constituency on Monday by defeating Awami League...

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    UN expert fears for civilians after internet shutdown in Myanmar

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:12am on June 25, 2019

    The Myanmar government’s shutdown of mobile data networks in nine townships could have serious implications for human rights and humanitarian monitoring in the conflict areas of Rakhine and Chin states...

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    HC wants to know about steps taken over deaths in Mediterranean

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:10am on June 25, 2019

    The High Court on Monday asked authorities concerned to inform court in a week about steps taken against the people and companies involved in human trafficking which led to the deaths of 37 Bangladeshis in...

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    Many railway bridges in poor conditions

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on June 25, 2019

    More than 900 of the 3,143 bridges of the Bangladesh Railway are in poor and dilapidated condition placing passenger safety under threat. After the weekly...

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    Grassroots leaders slam JP leadership for corruption

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:07am on June 25, 2019

    Jatiya Party’s district- and upazila-level leaders came down heavily on the party leadership for what they said their demoralised politics and corruption while forming party committees and...

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    Ex-Sonagazi OC Mouazzem given division in jail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 25, 2019

    The country’s lone Cyber Tribunal on Monday asked the jail authority to provide division facilities to the former Sonagazi police station officer-in-charge Mouazzem Hossain...

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    FM blames UNSC for not making strong move

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on June 25, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Monday blamed lack of consensus among the permanent members of the United Nation Security Council for not making any strong move on...

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    HC extends status quo on concessions to loan defaulters 

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 12:00am on June 25, 2019

    The High Court Division on Monday extended until August 25 the status quo on the concessions given to loan defaulters by the Bangladesh Bank. On...

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    Showing RNPP under edn sector immoral

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 11:59pm on June 24, 2019

    Academics and economists have termed immoral the government policy of showing the allocation for education sector in the proposed budget as the highest by listing...

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    City restaurant catches fire

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 09:05pm on June 24, 2019

    A fire broke out at a restaurant in the city's Moghbazar area on Monday night. The fire originated at the kitchen of Café De Taj...