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    Dhaka ranks worst in Air Quality Index

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:02pm on March 20, 2019

    Bangladesh’s capital was ranked worst in the Air Quality Index on Wednesday. Dhaka had a score of 179 at 10:50am, indicating that the air quality...

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    Schoolgirl loses leg in Jashore road accident

    United News of Bangladesh . Benapole | Updated at 01:08pm on March 20, 2019

    A schoolgirl lost a leg and two others suffered injuries in a road accident in Navaron area at Sarsha in Jashore on Wednesday. The accident took place...

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    Suprabhat bus driver on remand

    Court Correspondent . Dhaka | Updated at 05:11pm on March 20, 2019

    A Dhaka metropolitan magistrate court on Wednesday issued a seven-day remand for Sirazul Islam, driver of the Suprabaht bus that killed a university student in...

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    HC bans film, drama production on Jahalam

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 21, 2019

    The High Court Division on Wednesday imposed bans on film or drama production on 32-year old Jahalam, a victim of wrongful arrest and detention for three years in 33 corruption cases in which he had no involvement at all...

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    Obaidul Quader undergoes successful bypass surgery

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on March 21, 2019

    Ailing Awami League general secretary and road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader successfully underwent a bypass surgery at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore at about 2:00pm on Wednesday....

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    Three killed as train hits motorcycle in Gopalganj

    United News of Bangladesh . Gopalganj | Updated at 11:22am on March 20, 2019

    Three motorcycle riders were killed after their vehicle was hit by a train at Bhennabari level crossing in Gopalganj Sadar early Wednesday. Two of the...

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    Students withdraw blockade after daylong protests

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:51am on March 19, 2019

    Students of different private universities blocked the road in front of Jamuna Future Park following the death of a student of Bangladesh University of Professionals...

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    Dhaka issues travel alert for Bangladeshis in Australia

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 04:01pm on March 19, 2019

    The government has issued a travel advisory on Tuesday for Bangladesh nationals living in and travelling to Australia asking them to exercise caution in public...