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    Railway staff crushed under train, saves mother, kid

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on January 28, 2017

    A Bangladesh Railway staff member was crushed under a train as he saved a mother and her child from being crushed under the train at Kuril in Dhaka Friday afternoon. The victim, Badal Mia, 58, from Mymensingh, was on the rail truck with his team to repair rail truck, said his brother Abul Hossain...

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    PM takes rickshaw-van ride in Tungipara

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 05:03pm on January 27, 2017

    The residents of Tungipara in Gopalganj saw a rare as well as unprecedented scenario in the late morning of the day when prime minister Sheikh Hasina...

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    Stolen Rajshahi newborn rescued, one held

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 04:35pm on January 27, 2017

    Police in a joint raid in Rajshahi city on Friday rescued a newborn baby boy, seven days after he was stolen from a Rajshahi...

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    Hanif tells BNP to keep faith on president

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:10pm on January 27, 2017

    The joint general secretary of ruling Awami League, Mahbubul Alam Hanif, on Friday urged the Bangladesh Nationalist Party leaders to keep faith on president Abdul Hamid...

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    Six houses burnt in Natore fire

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:08pm on January 27, 2017

    Six houses were burnt in a fire which broke out at village Jamtail of Naldanga in Natore early Friday. Local people said the fire broke out at the...

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    Father, son killed in Habiganj road crash

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:26pm on January 27, 2017

    A man and his son were killed and 25 other people injured when a bus rammed into a tree at Kandigaon of Nabiganj in Habiganj on...

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    BNP accuses govt of giving ‘bond’ to India over Rampal project

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:06pm on January 27, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Friday alleged that the government was desperate to implement the Rampal power plant project near the Sunderbans as it gave India a ‘bond’ to execute it...

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    Girls’ school torched in remote Gaibandha char

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:42am on January 27, 2017

    Unidentified miscreants set a girls’ school on fire at Kunderpara in Gaibandha Sadar early Friday, putting the future of 600 female students of...

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    Three killed in Pabna road accident

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 09:40am on January 27, 2017

    Three people were killed in a road accident on Dhaka-Pabna Highway at Sujanagar upazila in Pabna Friday morning...

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    Man kills two women, injures 3

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:05am on January 27, 2017

    At least two women were killed and three others were critically injured in Moulvibazar as a man, allegedly suffering from mental illness, stabbed them on Thursday, according to the police...