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    Four bodies recovered in Meghna boat capsize

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:55pm on October 13, 2016

    The bodies of four people, who went missing after a boat capsize in the River Meghna at Raipur upazila in Narsingdi on Tuesday, were recovered from the...

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    Nine held with huge pirated CDs in city

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:51pm on October 13, 2016

    Members of Rapid Action Battalion in an anti-piracy drive arrested nine people including a ringleader of a piracy syndicate at different parts of...

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    CEPZ towel factory catches fire

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:46pm on October 13, 2016

    A fire broke out at the towel factory at Chittagong Export Processing Zone early Thursday. Fire service officials said the fire broke out at the roof of...

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    HRW presses for release of sons of three war-criminals

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:03pm on October 13, 2016

    New York-based rights organisation Human Rights Watch has urged the Bangladesh government release immediately three children of...

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    Death threat to Anu Muhammad

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:59pm on October 13, 2016

    The member secretary of the National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Port, Anu Muhammad, got the...

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    Bengali settlers enforce day-long strike in three hill districts

    Our Correspondents | Updated at 01:12pm on October 13, 2016

    The day-long general strike enforced by five organisations of Bengali settlers in the Chittagong Hill Tracts protesting at the CHT Land Dispute Resolution Commission (Amendment) Act 2016 and...

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    UP member shot dead in Jessore

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:51pm on October 13, 2016

    A union parishad member was shot to death by miscreants at Godkhali Mathpara in Jhikargachha of Jessore on...

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    Three of a family electrocuted in Kurigram

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:20am on October 13, 2016

    Three members of a family died from electrocution at Khashirbhita of Bhurungamari in Kurigram on Wednesday night...

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    10 injured in AL factional clash at Sailkupa

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 08:40pm on October 12, 2016

    At least 10 people were injured and 16 houses were vandalised in a clash among the followers of two local leaders of the ruling Awami League at Shekhrpara of Sailkupa in Jhenaidah on Wednesday afternoon...

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    Five Bengali orgs call strike for Thursday, Sunday

    Our Correspondent . Rangamati | Updated at 08:10pm on October 12, 2016

    FIVE organisations of Bengalis in the Chittagong Hill Tracts again on Wednesday called general strikes in the hill districts for Thursday and Sunday