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    Rape case filed against ASI in Ctg

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 01:13am on June 23, 2017

    A woman filed a case on charge of rape against a cop in a Chittagong court on Thursday. The woman, 24, a resident of Sitakunda upazila, filed the case against Hamidul Islam, assistant sub-inspector of police, in the court of Chittagong Women and Children Repression and Prevention Tribunal-1...

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    None arrested over ASP’s death

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on June 23, 2017

    The case related to the killing of highway police assistant superintendent Mizanur Rahman Talukder was transferred to the detective branch of Dhaka Metropolitan Police as none of the attackers was arrested in 24 hours of his death....

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    AL founding anniv today

    Moloy Saha | Updated at 01:19am on June 23, 2017

    The ruling Awami League celebrates its 68th founding anniversary across the country today. The party and its front and associate bodies have taken elaborate programmes marking the day...

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    Rajuk new chairman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:15am on June 23, 2017

    The government on Thursday appointed RAJUK’s member for development Md Abdur Rahman as its chairman on Wednesday replacing M Bazlul Karim Chowdhury...

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    Moon sighting body sits Sunday

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:14am on June 23, 2017

    The national moon sighting committee will sit in a meeting on Sunday to decide the date of Eid-ul-Fitr, the largest religious festival of the Muslims....

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    Govt to allow mobile app-based transport services: OQ

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on June 23, 2017

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday said that the government wanted to allow mobile app-based transport services, including Uber....

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    Eid without beloved family on DU campus

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:10am on June 23, 2017

    Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festive of the Muslims, brings the community close to each other and cements the relations of friendship and family ties....

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    Five Eid congregations to be held at Baitul Mukarram

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:11am on June 23, 2017

    A total of five Eid congregations will be held at Baitul Mukarram national mosque this year. The 1st congregation will be held at 7:00am, 2nd at 8:00am, 3rd at 9:00am, 4th at 10:00am and the 5th the last at 10:45am, according to a press release of Islamic Foundation on Thursday...

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    Ruling party makes finance minister scapegoat to protect PM’s image : BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on June 23, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday claimed the ruling Awami League has made the finance minister a ‘scapegoat’ to protect the image of the prime minister against the backdrop of a wide protest for imposing flat 15 per cent VAT and excise duty on Tk one lakh bank deposit in the proposed national budget...

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    US balks at abortion mention in UN call

    Agence France-Prese . Geneva, Switzerland | Updated at 01:08am on June 23, 2017

    The UN Human Rights Council unanimously adopted a resolution Thursday condemning abuse and discrimination of women, but Washington refused to back one paragraph mentioning access to safe abortions...