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    ARSA ready to ‘respond to peace move’ by Myanmar

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:43am on October 08, 2017

    Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army on Saturday said they are willing to respond to any peace move by the Myanmar government mentioning that its one-month ceasefire to enable the delivery of aid in Rakhine State ends on October 9....

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    House on Armenian Street, believed to be of Pogose, almost demolished due to DoA’s negligence

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 01:34am on October 08, 2017

    Sudhamoy House, an 18th century heritage building, believed to be the residence of Armenian philanthropist Nicholas Pogose, has been almost demolished by current owners....

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    UN agencies seek more funds to cope with Rohingya exodus

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:28am on October 08, 2017

    United Nations agencies are seeking more funds to cope with the mass exodus of people fleeing violence in Myanmar to Bangladesh, which the top UN aid official described the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis....

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    Bars begin 5-day protest from today at SCBA’s call

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on October 08, 2017

    Bar associations would hold countrywide protests against sending Chief Justice SK Sinha on force leave from today at the call of the Supreme Court Bar Association...

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    Reckless bike riding continues in city

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 01:21am on October 08, 2017

    Motorcycles and bicycles in the capital continue to violate traffic rules, leading to regular accidents....

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    Youth killed

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Chittagong | Updated at 01:15am on October 08, 2017

    A youth was stabbed to death by a group of miscreants at Soparipara under Doublemooring Police Station in Chittagong city on Saturday...

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    Rohingyas with disabilities in trouble

    Mohiuddin Alamgir with Mohammad Nurul Islam in Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:13am on October 08, 2017

    Several thousand Rohingyas with disabilities entering Bangladesh to flee violence in Myanmar are in trouble as their physical barriers hampering direct access to humanitarian assistance in absence of focused relief distribution.....

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    Rohingyas pose risk of human trafficking

    Muktadir Rashid . Back from Shahparir Dwip in Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:02am on October 08, 2017

    Many of Rohingyas entering Bangladesh to flee violence in Myanmar are desperate to leave Cox’s Bazar while the police have foiled some of their attempts to cross the border to India and Malaysia....

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    Rohingya camps keep sprouting

    Mohiuddin Alamgir with Mohammad Nurul Islam in Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:52am on October 08, 2017

    Makeshift camps of Rohingyas entering Bangladesh to flee violence in Myanmar continued sprouting up everywhere in Cox’s Bazar, especially on hill slops and in reserved forests, exposing the ethnic minority people of Myanmar to severe life-threatening condition....

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    People suffer as PM’s reception triggers tailbacks

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on October 08, 2017

    Traffic tailbacks caused by the mass reception accorded to prime minister Sheikh Hasina by Awami League and its front and associate organisations left commuters suffering a lot in many areas on Saturday....