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    Posh party organisers under ACC scanner

    Ahammad Fayez | Updated at 12:15am on January 30, 2017

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has begun hunting for the source of expenses by different organisations and individuals who organise parties at posh party centres in the capital...

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    31 Santal men get bail in Gaibandha

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:30pm on January 29, 2017

    A court here on Sunday granted bail to 31 Santal men in a case filed over attacking police during a clash with the law enforcers and workers of Rangpur Sugar Mills in Gobindaganj upazila on November 6 last.

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    India hints at change in Tipaimukh project: Anisul

    Mohiuddin Alamgir   | Updated at 12:05am on January 30, 2017

    Water resources minister Anisul Islam Mahmud told the Jatiya Sangsad on Sunday that India had informed Bangladesh that they might change the shape of Tipaimukh hydroelectric project on an international river..

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    Playmate murder: Two children accused get HC bail

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 04:21pm on January 29, 2017

    The High Court on Sunday granted bail until disposing of the case to two children, arrested for their suspected involvement in...

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    India further eases visa process for Bangladeshi travellers

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 04:14pm on January 29, 2017

    India has further eased the visa process for Bangladeshi travellers by extending the scheme for walk-in tourist visas with confirmed journey tickets to...

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    Writ seeking ban on airing 3 Indian TV channels rejected

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on January 30, 2017

    The High Court on Sunday rejected a writ petition that sought ban on airing of three Indian television channels in Bangladesh on the ground that the channels’ programmes were against the country’s culture and tradition...

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    20 robber gang members surrender in Barisal

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:13pm on January 29, 2017

    Twenty members of ‘Jahangir Bahini’, an infamous robber gang, surrendered to Rapid Action Battalion personnel in presence of...

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    PM for public exams in Class V, VIII

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 12:45am on January 30, 2017

    Prime linister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday called for continuation of public examinations in Class-V and Class-VIII saying those were playing crucial role in confidence building of students for secondary school certificate examination...

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    Bangladesh not beneficiary of $1b climate fund: Muhith

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on January 30, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Sunday flew into a rage while responding to a question over the fund spending quality of the climate change projects in Bangladesh by a journalist...

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    EC reconstitution: Khaleda to sit with party policymakers Sunday evening

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:08pm on January 29, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia will sit with its standing committee members Sunday evening to discuss matters over search committee letter seeking...