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    NotreDamian freedom fighters honoured

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on March 28, 2017

    Club NotreDamians Bangladesh Limited, a platform of all former students of Notre Dame College in Dhaka, on Sunday honoured the college’s 12 former valiant students who joined the Liberation War in 1971....

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    Myanmar army chief defends military campaign in Rakhine

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 01:12am on March 28, 2017

    Myanmar’s army chief defended a military crackdown in Rakhine State on Monday after the UN pledged to probe claims security forces carried out a campaign of killing and torture against Rohingya Muslims there...

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    Another ex-staff sues GT chairman Yunus, MD Ashraf

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on March 28, 2017

    Former Grameen Telecom assistant manager Mosharrof Hossain on Monday sued Grameen Telecom chairman Muhammad Yunus and managing director Ashraful Hassan for non-payment of dividends. After acceptability hearing, Third Labour Court chairman Sultan Mahmud accepted the case for trial...

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    Turkish PM phones Hasina

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:09am on March 28, 2017

    Turkish prime minister Binali Yildirim on Monday expressed his country’s desire to work together with Bangladesh to curb militancy...

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    Police HQ alerts cops across country

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on March 28, 2017

    The police headquarters sent a message to all the police bases across the country alerting the cops Saturday night...

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    Govt holds first strategic talks with UK today

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on March 28, 2017

    The government would hold a strategic dialogue with the United Kingdom today in Dhaka on the implications of the UK’s quitting the European Union for bilateral trade with Bangladesh, dealing with extremism, migration, educational cooperation and aviation security high on the agenda, officials said...

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    Limited blast attack leaves wheat production unaffected

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:03am on March 28, 2017

    Though the wheat crop suffered limited blast disease attack only in Jessore district, the farmers across the country are getting a better harvest this year, according to the Department of Agricultural Extension. It said that the wheat harvest began in early March and it is due to end in a week...

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    Govt crackdown from April 1

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 01:02am on March 28, 2017

    The authorities would launch a crackdown against unauthorised extra bumpers, angles and sharp hooks on the trucks and covered vans from April 1...

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    ACC chief urges students to take part in anti-graft movement

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:01am on March 28, 2017

    Chairman of the Anti-Corruption Commission Iqbal Mahmood on Monday urged students to take part in the ongoing anti-corruption movement, aiming to make the country free from the social menace...

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    Khaleda sends condolence message to UK PM

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:00am on March 28, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia sent her condolence message to UK prime minister Theresa May on Monday over the recent terror attack near British parliament, and expressing her party’s strong position against extremism...