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    Sirisena, PM agree to sign FTA by 2017

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 03:10pm on July 14, 2017

    Bangladesh and Sri Lanka agreed to enter into a free trade regime by this year...

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    Oil tanker-cargo vessel collision: Spilled oil comes under control in Kirtankhola

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 01:50pm on July 14, 2017

    Spilled oil has come under control after collision between oil tanker MT Fazal and cargo vessel Ma-Babar Doa-2 on the River Kirtankhola in Barisal sadar...

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    AL activists looting relief goods: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 15, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Friday claimed that leaders and activists of ruling Awami League were looting relief materials meant for flood-affected people...

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    13 more children hospitalised with undiagnosed disease

    Nazim Uddin . Chittagong | Updated at 12:05am on July 15, 2017

    The number of children suffering from undiagnosed disease at Tripura Para of Sitakunda in Chittagong continued to rise as 13 more children of the ethnic minority Tripura families were hospitalised with the disease on Friday...

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    14 agreements signed

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 15, 2017

    Bangladesh and Sri Lanka on Friday signed an agreement and 13 memorandums of understanding for greater cooperation in the areas of economic collaboration, shipping, agriculture, higher education and information technology.

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    Two killed in Narsingdi road accident

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:29am on July 14, 2017

    Two people were killed and five others injured in a road accident on Dhaka-Sylhet Highway at Khalapara of Shibpur upazila in Narsingdi early Friday...

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    Police inaction slammed

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 01:33am on July 14, 2017

    Rajshahi University teachers and students went on demonstration on Thursday condemning police inaction in beating a student, also the university correspondent of Daily Star newspaper...

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    Tannery workers demand subsidy, bash forced leave

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on July 14, 2017

    Several hundred tannery workers held separate rallies at the new Tannery Industrial Park at Savar in Dhaka on Thursday demanding subsidy for the workers, who were put on forced leave and became victims of relocation process...

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    7.69 lakh illegal gas connections snapped in 3yrs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on July 14, 2017

    State minister for power, energy and mineral resources Nasrul Hamid on Thursday told the parliament that gas companies had snapped 7.69 lakh illegal gas connections in the past three years....

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    B’desh donates $5.3 lakh for cyclone shelters in Rakhine state

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:28am on July 14, 2017

    Bangladesh on Thursday donated $5,30,000 for constructing multi-purpose cyclone shelters in the Rakhine state of Myanmar...