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    MEB lobbies FID for loan restructure

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:06am on October 24, 2017

    Mohammad Elias Brothers Pvt Limited, one of the top loan defaulters, is lobbying the Financial Institution Division for rescheduling its defaulted loans of Tk 892 crore with 20 banks...

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    Warrants issued for arrest of Apan Jewellers owners

    Robiul Islam | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    Two courts in Dhaka issued warrants for arrest of Apan Jewellers owners — Dildar Ahmed and his brothers Azad Ahmed and Gulzar Ahmed — in three cases of money laundering and acquiring wealth illegally...

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    Quader asks BNP not to boycott next general election

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    General secretary of the ruling Awami League, Obaidul Quader, on Monday asked the Bangladesh Nationalist Party not to boycott the next general election, scheduled to be held next year...

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    Queen Rania denounces ethnic cleansing of Rohingyas

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    Jordanian queen Rania Al Abdullah on Monday called on the international community to respond ‘effectively, quickly, and generously’ to alleviate the suffering of Rohingyas, decrying global inaction in the face of ‘what many are acknowledging now as an ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya Muslims.’...

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    Muhith reacts against rice import from Myanmar

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Monday reacted against the recent government move to procure rice from Myanmar that continued forcing Rohingyas to flee to Bangladesh to save life...

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    Many in camps yet to get aid

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    Many of the Rohingyas taking shelter at the world’s biggest refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, now under construction, after fleeing ethnic cleansing in Myanmar were yet to get life-saving assistances like shelter, food, medication and sanitation till Monday...

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    40 tolas gold recovered from prisoner

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 09:06pm on October 23, 2017

      Jail authorities in Jhenaidah recovered 40 tolas of gold in four bars from a prisoner during regular inspection on Monday. Jhenaidah jail superintendent Nizamuddin...

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    Journalist Utpal Das missing for 13 days

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:33pm on October 23, 2017

      Journalist Utpal Das, 29, working with online portal Purboposhchimbd.news and covering ruling Awami League for the news portal, remains missing since October 10. The...

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    Fire breaks out at Bangladesh Bank

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 07:36pm on October 23, 2017

    A fire broke out at Bangladesh Bank in Dhaka on Monday afternoon but fire fighters doused the blaze within a few minutes. ‘The fire broke...

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    Five Sonali Bank officials held in Noakhali

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 06:08pm on October 23, 2017

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday arrested five officials of Sonali Bank from Noakhali in a graft case. ACC assistant director...