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    Govt may take 1971 genocide to ICJ

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:27am on March 25, 2017

    The government is planning to take the 1971 genocide committed by Pakistani occupation forces in Bangladesh to the International Court of Justice seeking retribution against authorities and people involved in the offence...

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    Nation recalls March 25 horrors today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on March 25, 2017

    The nation with heavy heart recalls today the horror of one of the worst genocide in modern history committed by the Pakistan occupation army against unarmed people of the country on the night of March 25, 1971 and onward...

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    ‘Bomb carrier’ killed in explosion near airport

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:05am on March 25, 2017

    A suspected bomb carrier was killed in an explosion of the explosive he was reportedly carrying between two police boxes in Airport crossing near Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on Friday evening. The incident took place at about 7:15pm, police officials said...

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    Three Bangladeshis killed in Saudi road crash

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:52pm on March 24, 2017

    Three Bangladeshi nationals were killed in a road accident in Riyadh, the capital city of Saudi Arabia, on Friday...

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    BNP finds Bangladesh Bank fire mysterious  

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:49pm on March 24, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Friday termed mysterious the fire incident in the Bangladesh Bank Bhaban, a year after its reserve account heist...

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    Teesta treaty would be signed under Hasina: Quader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:40pm on March 24, 2017

    The general secretary of the ruling Awami League, Obaidul Quader, on Friday hoped that the Teesta water sharing treaty with India would be signed under the government of Sheikh Hasina...

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    City building catches fire 

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:58pm on March 24, 2017

    A fire has broken out at a multi-storey building in the city's Karwan Bazar on Friday afternoon...

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    Schoolboy killed in Jhenaidah road accident

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 03:01pm on March 24, 2017

    A minor boy was killed as a three-wheeler vehicle ran over him in Jhenaidah Sadar on Friday morning. The victim was identified as...

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    Munshiganj paper mill fire brought under control after 22 hours

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 11:50am on March 24, 2017

    The devastating fire that broke out at a paper mill at Bhaterchar of Gazaria upazila in Munshiganj, was brought under control Friday morning, 22 hours after the fire erupted...

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    Juba League man hacked to death in Pabna

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:15am on March 24, 2017

    Unidentified miscreants hacked a local activist of Juba League, youth front of ruling Awami League, to death at village Rooppur of Ishwardi in Pabna on Thursday night...