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    Iran, Indonesian relief goods for Rohingya reach Ctg

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Chittagong | Updated at 12:57am on September 16, 2017

    A total of 48.16 tons of relief materials from Iran and Indonesia for the Rohingya refuges in Bangladesh arrived at Chittagong Shah Amanat International Air port on Friday...

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    Farmer leader picked up, tortured in Sylhet

    Our Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:57am on September 16, 2017

    A farmer leader in Sylhet was badly tortured reportedly by the members of Rapid Action Battalion on Friday after he was picked up from near his house in Airport police station area earlier on the day...

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    Myanmar army deliberately burning Rohingya villages: HRW  

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:56am on September 16, 2017

    The Myanmar military is deliberately burning ethnic Rohingya villages near the Bangladesh border, Human Rights Watch said on Friday. ‘Such acts of arson, after forcing residents to leave their villages, appear central to the Burmese military’s ethnic cleansing campaign against the Rohingya Muslim population in Burma’s Rakhine State,’ the rights body said in a statement...

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    EC takes preparation to complete RCC polls by Dec next

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:56am on September 16, 2017

    Election Commission has started taking preparation to complete the second election to Rangpur City Corporation by December next. Under the incumbent commission, headed by KM Nurul Huda, it would be the second major election after the Comilla City Corporation polls held in March last...

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    Schoolteacher brings allegation of attempt to rape against headmaster

    Our Corresposndent . Jhenaidah | Updated at 12:55am on September 16, 2017

    A government primary school teacher of Sailkupa in Jhenaidah has recently brought allegation of attempt to rape against the acting headmaster of the school...

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    Sufferings at Paturia, Daulatdia terminals

    Our Correspondent . Manikganj | Updated at 12:54am on September 16, 2017

    Thousands of commuters of the southwestern districts have been suffering at Paturia and Daulatdia ferry terminals as the ferry service on Paturia-Daulatdia route was being hampered since Wednesday due to shortage of ferry..

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    Int’l ozone day today

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:54am on September 16, 2017

    Bangladesh and other members of the United Nations would observe the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer today with the theme: ‘caring for all life under the sun’...

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    11 Rohingyas held with citizenship certificates issued from Sunamganj

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:53am on September 16, 2017

    A total of eleven Rohingyas were held in Sunamganj on Thursday night and sent back to a Cox’s Bazar Refugee camp on Friday morning...

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    Govt failure to protect river banks blamed for chocked flow

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on September 16, 2017

    Green activists on Friday alleged that the government’s negligence in protecting river banks from encroachment had been choking natural flows badly...

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    Protest by Islamists, socio-political orgs continues in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on September 16, 2017

    Protests by different Islamist groups and other social-political organisations continued in Dhaka on Friday demanding an immediate end to the Rohingya crisis...