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    Inu calls for taking fresh vow to advance country further

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:39am on August 03, 2017

    Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal president Hasanul Haque Inu on Wednesday urged the people to take a fresh vow to advance the country further to repay the debt of blood of the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman...

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    Lawyers now divided over independence of judiciary, says CJ

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on August 03, 2017

    Chief justice SK Sinha said Wednesday that leaders of Supreme Court Bar Association were politically divided over the question of independence of the judiciary...

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    Regulate medicine stores to ensure people’s access to safe drugs: discussion

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on August 03, 2017

    People’s access to safe drugs cannot be ensured as long as untrained persons keep selling drugs from medicine stores, speakers at a roundtable discussion observed on Wednesday...

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    JU protests enter third day

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on August 03, 2017

    Students of Jahangirnagar University continued their protests for the third consecutive day on Wednesday demanding withdrawal of a case against 56 students for their alleged involvement in vandalism...

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    MBBS admission test Oct 6, DBS Nov 10

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on August 03, 2017

    The admission test for Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree course will be held on October 6 and the test for Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree course will take place on November 10, a health ministry press statement said on Wednesday...

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    PM approves nine power purchase proposals without tender

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:23am on August 03, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has approved nine proposals for purchasing expensive electricity from private fuel oil-fired power plants with 1,763MW combined capacity without any tender...

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    7 SUST BCL activists hurt in factional clash

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:29am on August 03, 2017

    At least seven activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League, ruling Awami League-backed students’ organisation, were injured in a factional clash over occupying rooms in two halls of the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology on early Wednesday...

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    Discussion on Sheikh Mujib held at JU

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:28am on August 03, 2017

    A discussion on the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was held in the Zahir Raihan Auditorium of Jahangirnagar University on Wednesday ahead of the National Mourning Day...

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    HC issues rule on protecting Nasiruddin Smriti Bhaban

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:19am on August 03, 2017

    The high court on Wednesday issued a rule asking officials concerned to explain in four weeks as to why it should not direct them to protect and preserve Nasiruddin Smriti Bhaban as a heritage under the archaeology department...

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    ACC gets over 75,000 calls on hotline in 7 days

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:04am on August 03, 2017

    The Anti-Corruption Commission got over 75,000 calls on its hotline in last seven days. ACC officials told New Age that the hotline 106 was opened on July 26, to receive complaints from victims of corruption. They said that some of the calls could not be received, as they were made on Friday and Saturday and also after office hours...