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    Short course on orthotic management of cerebral palsy begins at CRP Savar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on July 18, 2017

    A four-day international standard short course on orthotic management of cerebral palsy was inaugurated on Monday at Centre for Rehabilitation of the Paralysed at Savar, on the outskirts of the capital...

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    Govt urged to meet private teachers’ demands by Jul 23

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:33am on July 18, 2017

    Leaders of Shikkhak Karmachari Oikkyojote, an alliance of teachers and employees of private educational intuitions, on Monday urged the government to cancel the decision of 10 per cent deduction on their retirement benefits and welfare trust...

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    National conference on developing digital learning materials held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:31am on July 18, 2017

    A-day long national conference on the development of digital learning materials for enhancing quality of education was held at Government Teachers’ Training College in the capital on Thursday...

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    Sri Lanka, Bangladesh to exchange graduates

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on July 18, 2017

    Bangladesh and Sri Lanka governments would strive to receive undergraduate and graduate students to study at their higher education institutions, as per a memorandum of understanding signed between the two South Asian countries...

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    Trader shot in capital

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:29am on July 18, 2017

    Unidentified assailants shot a medical device trader in front of BRAC Bank in the capital’s Moghbazar area Monday morning...

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    JU students end hunger strike

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:27am on July 18, 2017

    The agitating students of Jahangirnagar University ended their fast-unto-death programme on Monday following an assurance from the university authorities on withdrawal of a case filed against 56 fellows...

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    BCL leader confesses to housewife rape, expelled

    Our Correspondent . Barisal | Updated at 12:28am on July 18, 2017

    Bangladesh Chhatra League’s Banaripara upazila president Sumon Hossain Molla on Monday confessed before a Barisal court to raping a housewife keeping her husband confined...

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    Journalists to stage demo today for 9th wage board

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:27am on July 18, 2017

    Journalists will stage an agitation rally in front of Jatiya Press Club today at 11:00am to press home their six-point demands, including announcement of ninth wage board and cancellation of section 57 of the ICT Act....

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    Strong current disrupts ferry services on Shimulia-Kawrakandi route  

    United News of Bangladesh . Munshiganj | Updated at 12:27am on July 18, 2017

    Ferry services on Shimulia-Kawrakandi route in the River Padma has been disrupting for more than one week due to strong current. For this reason, at least 400 vehicles, including goods-laden trucks, remained stuck at ferry ghat on Monday, creating long tailback on the highway...

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    BNP leaders Farooque, Bulu get bail in two sabotage cases

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on July 18, 2017

    The High Court here on Monday granted six months bail to BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia’s adviser Joynal Abedin Farroque and senior vice-chairman Barkatullah Bulu in two sabotage cases filed with different police stations of capital city...