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    Maulana Zakaria dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on November 22, 2017

    Maulana Hafez Muhammad Zakaria, the Imam of Dhanmondi’s Baitul Aman Mosque, passed away on Monday. He was suffering from heart ailments. He was 70....

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    Rohingya leader goes missing on way to Ctg

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on November 22, 2017

    A Rohingya leader went missing in Chandanaish while travelling on a bus from Cox’s Bazar to Chittagong on November 14, said an Asian Human Rights Commission statement on Monday....

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    Protests held at HSTU

    Our Correspondent . Dinajpur | Updated at 01:08am on November 22, 2017

    A group of teachers and students of Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University held protests on Tuesday on campus against confinement of their vice-chancellor Md Abul Kashem....

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    ASI, constable held for kidnapping businessman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on November 22, 2017

    The police arrested an assistant sub-inspector of police, a constable and a woman for kidnapping a businessman and then extorting money from him in Brahmanbaria recently....

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    3 killed in ‘gunfight’ in Noakhali, Khulna

    Our Correspondents . Noakhali and Khulna | Updated at 01:05am on November 22, 2017

    Three suspected robbers were killed in a two incidents of ‘gunfight’ between law enforcers and robbers in Noakhali and Khulna. Two suspected robbers — Saiful Islam and Safiq Mollah — were killed in a ‘gunfight’ with Rapid Action Battalion members at Chatlar Ghat under Hatia in Noakhali early Tuesday....

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    PM questions courts’ spending time over trifles

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on November 22, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday questioned spending time over trifle matters by the courts instead of disposing of urgent cases pending with them....

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    Missing youth’s body recovered in Khulna

    Our Correspondent . Khulna | Updated at 12:51am on November 22, 2017

    Police recovered the bullet-hit body of a missing youth from Keshab Lal Road in Pabla area in Khulna city Tuesday morning. The victim was identified as Anup Das, 26, son of Sadhan Das, a resident of Pabla area in the city. ...

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    Robber ‘gang leader’, cohort killed in ‘gunfight’ with RAB

    Our Correspondent , Noakhali | Updated at 12:50am on November 22, 2017

    Two suspected robbers, including a gang leader, were killed in a ‘gunfight’ between members of Rapid Action Battalion and suspected robbers at Chatlar Ghat area under Hatia in Noakhali early on Tuesday....

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    7 DU students arrested for last year’s admission fraud

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on November 22, 2017

    Criminal Investigation Department of the police on Tuesday arrested Dhaka University’s seven first-year students who allegedly committed admission test fraud to secure their enrolment last year....

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    BNP nominates Kawsar for Rangpur mayoral polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on November 22, 2017

    Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Tuesday nominated Kawsar Zaman Babla for the mayoral race in the upcoming elections to Rangpur City Corporation....