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    Pragmatic policies stressed to decongest Ctg port

    Staff Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 01:56am on July 25, 2017

    Speakers at an interaction meeting in Chittagong on Monday stressed pragmatic policies and logistic support with infrastructural development to decongest the trouble-hit Chittagong port...

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    Stake holders for incentives to energy, transport sectors: TIB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:51am on July 25, 2017

    Climate change stakeholders in South Asia favour market-based incentives for capacity building to mitigate greenhouse gas emission, a recent study by the Transparency International Bangladesh found...

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    Owners, workers agree to put Dhaka buses under few cos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:49am on July 25, 2017

    Dhaka city public transport owners and workers on Monday agreed to the proposal of putting all private buses under a few companies to address the chaos in the city transport sector...

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    1st hajj flight with 418 pilgrims reaches Jeddah

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:40am on July 25, 2017

    The first Hajj flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying 418 Bangladeshi pilgrims took off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital on Monday morning...

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    Municipality employees skip work for dues

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:37am on July 25, 2017

    Employees of different municipalities across the country on Monday observed a half-day work abstention demanding salary and other allowances from the government’s revenue fund...

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    DSCC announces Tk 3,338cr budget for FY2017-18

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:31am on July 25, 2017

    Dhaka South City Corporation on Monday announced its annual budget of Tk 3,337.67 crore for FY2017-18, pledging to make a ‘Smart Dhaka’....

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    Veteran AL leader Ishaq Mia dies

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 01:27am on July 25, 2017

    Bangladesh Awami League central advisory council member and former lawmaker Ishaq Mia died at a hospital in Chittagong on Monday. He was 88....

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    HC asks govt to report on mortuaries of all hospitals in 60 days

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:25am on July 25, 2017

    The High Court on Monday directed the government to submit a report in 60 days about the present condition of mortuaries in all government hospitals and what step was taken to make them functional...

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    Works on to get UN nod to observe Genocide Day globally

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:19am on July 25, 2017

    Liberation war affairs minister AKM Mozammel Haque has said that the government is trying to get international recognition with approval from the United Nations to observe March 25 as International Genocide Day....

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    Missing JnU student re-emerges in Bandarban after 60 days

    JnU Correspondent | Updated at 01:08am on July 25, 2017

    A physics department student of Jagannath University on Monday returned to his family 60 days after his reported disappearance from the capital’s Mohammadpur area on May 23...