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    Youth killed in BSF firing along Kushtia border

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:24pm on October 09, 2017

    A Bangladeshi national was allegedly shot to death by members of Indian Border Security Force along Daulatpur border in Kushtia...

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    Low turns into land depression, signal 3 continues at seaports

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:45am on October 09, 2017

    The well-marked low over coastal areas of Bangladesh, West Bengal and adjoining northwest bay has moved slightly north-northwestwards and...

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    Man beaten to death by police in Jaipurhat

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 10:41am on October 09, 2017

    Police allegedly assaulted a man that caused his death as they attempted to catch an accused at Kalai upazila in Jaipurhat early Monday...

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    Woman surrenders with three children

    Saifur Rahman Saif . Jessore | Updated at 12:05am on October 10, 2017

    Police concluded ‘Operation Melted Ice’ on Monday evening after Khadiza Akhter, younger sister of extremist suspect Nurul Islam Marzan, surrendered to the law enforcement agency along with her three children in Jessore...

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    12 drown, scores missing in Rohingya boat capsize

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:10am on October 09, 2017

    At least 12 people died and scores were missing Monday after a boat packed with Rohingya refugees — many of them children — capsized, the latest tragedy to strike those fleeing violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state...

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    UP member accused of Santal attack held

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 12:44am on October 09, 2017

    Four officials of Police Bureau of Investigation were injured as associates of a union parishad member, accused of arson attack on Santal houses in Gaibandha, attacked them following his arrest Sunday night...

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    Housewife strangled for dowry in Satkhira

    United News of Bangladesh . Satkhira | Updated at 12:43am on October 09, 2017

    A housewife was strangled allegedly by her husband at village Parkukhrali under Sadar upazila in Satkhira early Sunday over dowry. The deceased was identified as Juli Khatun, 24, wife of Abdur Razzak..

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    Incentivise farmers to grow vegetables over tobacco: JS body

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:43am on October 09, 2017

    Parliamentary committee on government assurance on Sunday recommended the government to provide incentive to farmers for cultivating vegetables instead of tobacco...

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    BNP-leaning lawyers hold countrywide protests

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on October 09, 2017

    Lawyers leaning towards Bangladesh Nationalist Party at the call of the Supreme Court Bar Association held protests across the country for first day on Sunday against sending chief justice SK Sinha on ‘forced’ leave. ..

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    Govt takes time again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:31am on October 09, 2017

    The Appellate Division on Sunday granted the government a fresh deadline until November 5 to notify the disciplinary rules for the lower court judges in the official gazette...