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    People to resist BNP on Jan 5

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 01:15am on December 31, 2016

    Joint general secretary of ruling Awami League Mahbubul Alam Hanif on Friday said people would resist any protest programmes of BNP on January 5...

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    Seven Biman engineers on fresh 8-day remand

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:45am on December 31, 2016

    Seven suspended Biman engineers were remanded in police custody for eight more days on Friday for interrogation in a case filed on charge of criminal conspiracy and sabotage for the emergency landing of prime ministers flight on November 27...

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    BCL factional clash leaves 15 injured in Jhenaidah

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 03:35pm on December 30, 2016

    At least 15 people were injured during a clash between two groups of Bangladesh Chhatra League Jhenaidah veterinary college unit over...

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    ‘Robber’ stabbed to death in Lakshmipur

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:57pm on December 30, 2016

    A suspected robber was stabbed to death at Charbix in Raipur upazila of Lakshmipur early Friday. The deceased was identified as Ruhul Amin, son of...

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    Workplace accidents: 1,240 workers killed in 2016 due to poor safety standards

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 02:13pm on December 30, 2016

    At least 1,240 workers were killed and 544 others injured at workplaces across the country in 2016 due to lack of occupational safety, according to...

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    One missing in Pirojpur trawler capsize

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:42pm on December 30, 2016

    A person went missing as a trawler capsized in the Kourikhara canal of village Kourikhara at Nesarabad in Pirojpur on...

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    Shimulia-Kawrakandi ferry services resume after eight hours

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 08:30am on December 30, 2016

    The ferry services between Shimulia in Munshiganj and Kawrakandi in Madaripur across the River Padma resumed Friday morning, after...

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    BGB turns back three boats of Rohingyas

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 11:45am on December 30, 2016

    Border Guard Bangladesh has prevented around 50 Rohingya Muslims, mostly women and children, from entering Bangladesh...

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    Herbal medicine trader hacked to death in city

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 11:36am on December 30, 2016

    A trader of herbal medicine was hacked to death Thursday night in front of his house at Kamrangirchar in the...

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    Sylhet district economic census published

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:19am on December 30, 2016

    Speakers at a discussion in Sylhet on Thursday stressed the need for ensuring more participation of women at all stages of productive activities to strengthen the economy of the country...