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    Resist ‘misrule’ with spirit of Islam: Khaleda

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:17pm on October 11, 2016

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia on Tuesday urged all to put up a strong resistance imbued with the teaching of Islam against the government’s ‘misrule’...

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    China to provide $280mn for sewage plant to protect Hatirjheel

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:20pm on October 11, 2016

    China has agreed to provide $280 million to Bangladesh for implementing the Dasherkandi Sewage Treatment Plant project, aimed at protecting the nearby Hatirjheel project and providing cent per cent environment-friendly sewerage facility to city dwellers...

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    Durga Puja ends amid festivity

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:56pm on October 11, 2016

    The five-day Durga Puja, the biggest religious festival of the Bengali Hindu community, ended on Tuesday through observance of Bijaya Dashami in the capital and elsewhere across the country...

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    Two of seven extremists killed in Patartek drive identified

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:06pm on October 11, 2016

    Family members on Tuesday identified two of the seven suspected militants who were killed in a drive at a house in Patartek in...

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    Work for dev maintaining communal harmony: President

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:05pm on October 11, 2016

    Mentioning that the sense of unity, secularism and communal harmony is the tradition of the people of Bangladesh, president Abdul Hamid on Tuesday urged all to play their due role in national development from their respective positions maintaining the communal harmony...

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    Youth stabbed dead in Comilla

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:50pm on October 11, 2016

    A young man was stabbed to death and three others were injured in an attack by some miscreants over a trifling matter at Chotna in Debidwar of Comilla early Tuesday...

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    Long tailback at Shimulia-Kawrakandi ferry route

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 02:27pm on October 11, 2016

    Disrupted ferry service created a long tailback at Lauhajang of Shimulia-Kawrakandi route in Munshiganj on...

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    ‘JMB man’ held in Capainawabganj

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:25pm on October 11, 2016

    Detectives arrested a suspected member of banned militant outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh from Khakchapra area in Islampur union...

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    Water pollution killing fish in Maheshpur marsh

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 01:42pm on October 11, 2016

    Various species of fishes in Nosti marsh at bordering Maheshpur in Jhenaidah had been dying for past few days triggering heavy loss to...

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    22-day ban on Hilsa catching begins tomorrow

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:25pm on October 11, 2016

    A 22-day ban on catching, processing and marketing Hilsa fish begins tomorrow and will continue till November 2 to protect the...