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    Medical Service Bill to go to cabinet soon

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:00am on February 03, 2017

    The draft of a bill for a law on medical services stipulating punishment for negligence in treatment and fixing charges and fees for private clinics, hospitals, and diagnostic centres are likely to be placed before cabinet soon...

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    Search committee scrutinises names for EC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:05pm on February 02, 2017

    The search committee was scrutinising information of shortlisted persons from different sources to select the best persons suitable for election commissioners...

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    Saraswati temple ransacked in Munshiganj  

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 06:18pm on February 02, 2017

    A group of miscreants allegedly ransacked a makeshift temple of Saraswati at a house of Khalpara village under Lauhajang of Munshiganj district early Thursday...

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    Ragib Ali, son get 14 years jail for occupying Tarapur Tea Estate

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 04:29pm on February 02, 2017

    A Sylhet Court on Thursday awarded 14 years jail to industrialist Ragib Ali and his son Abdul Hye in two cases filed against them over...

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    PM denounces new Israeli settlement move in Palestine

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:35pm on February 02, 2017

    Strongly denouncing Israel's recent move to set up new settlements in Palestine territory, prime minister Sheikh Hasina...

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    HC asks govt to form cells

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:05am on February 03, 2017

    The High Court on Thursday asked the government to form monitoring cells at different levels across the country in six months for the enforcement of domestic workers’ rights stipulated in the Domestic Workers’ Protection and Welfare Policy...

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    Municipal councillor arrested with arms, Yaba

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 02:30pm on February 02, 2017

    Detective Branch of police arrested a ward councillor of Kotchandpur municipality in Jhenaidah on Thursday morning along with arms, ammunition, and contraband Yaba tablets...

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    Upazila chairman sued for walking over ‘human bridge’ in Chandpur

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:20pm on February 02, 2017

    A case was filed against five people, including Haimchar upazila chairman Nur Hossain Patwari for allegedly walking over a human bridge made by schoolboys during the annual sports day at Nilkamal Osmania High School at Haimchar upazila in Chandpur...

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    14 ‘fraud gang members’ held in city

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:37pm on February 02, 2017

    Members of Rapid Action Battalion arrested 14 alleged members of a fraud gang at Uttara in Dhaka early...

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    AL leader hacked to death in Narail

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 09:50am on February 02, 2017

    Miscreants hacked a local leader of ruling Awami League to death in Narail sadar on Wednesday night. The deceased was Prabash Roy, 50, president of...