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    JnU student killed in road accident

    JnU Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 20, 2017

    A student of Jagannath University was killed in a road accident on Dhaka-Chitttagong highway near Madanpur area of Narayanganj on Tuesday...

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    Health crisis looms large over Rohingyas

    Mohiuddin Alamgir with Mohammad Nurul Islam in Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:50am on September 20, 2017

    A severe health crisis looms large as the Rohingyas are faced with shortage of safe drinking water. The situation worsened as heavy rainfall, continuing for the past three days, has contaminated other water sources such as fountains and ponds, adding to the sufferings of the Rohingyas and exposing them to serious health hazard...

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    Atrocity on Rohingyas barbaric: Amartya Sen

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on September 20, 2017

    Nobel laureate Professor Amartya Sen and Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales have offered to be signatories to the open letter written by Nobel peace laureate Muham...

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    Two killed, 15 injured in Narsingdi road accident

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 07:13pm on September 19, 2017

    At least two people were killed and 15 others injured in a road accident near Dagoria area in Narsingdi on Dhaka-Sylhet highway on Tuesday evening....

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    Ganasanghati Andolan wants UN intervention

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:32pm on September 19, 2017

    Police on Tuesday intercepted a procession of Ganasanghati Andolan towards the office of the United Nations in Dhaka demanding steps to stop genocide on the Rohingyas and to establish their civil rights in the Arakan state of Myanmar...

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    JnU student dies in road mishap

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 04:09pm on September 19, 2017

    A student of Jagannath University died in a road accident on Tuesday as a covered van crushed him at Madanpur of Narayanganj near...

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    Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference to be held in Dhaka in Nov

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:07pm on September 19, 2017

      The 63rd Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference 2017 will be held in Dhaka in November with possibilities of coming up Rohingya issue in the gathering of...

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    Noakhali boat capsize kills four

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:59pm on September 19, 2017

    At least four people were killed as a boat capsized near Janatabazar Ghat of the Meghna River at Hatia in Noakhali on Tuesday...

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    Maritime ports asked to hoist signal no three

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:46pm on September 19, 2017

    Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal no three as deep convection is...

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    Hasina expects no help from Trump on refugees fleeing Myanmar

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 12:05am on September 20, 2017

    Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina said she spoke to US president Donald Trump on Monday about Rohingya Muslims flooding into her country from Myanmar, but she expects no help from him as he has made clear how he feels about refugees...