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    Two cops injured in Pabna

    Bangladesh Sangbad Samgstha . Pabna | Updated at 12:33am on January 26, 2017

    Two policemen were injured when some miscreants opened fire on them at Dengargram bridge area in Atgharia Upazila in Pabna on Wednesday...

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    Beanpole port faces massive traffic congestion

    Saifur Rahman Saif . Jessore | Updated at 12:32am on January 26, 2017

    The traffic was snarled up in both directions at the country’s largest Benapole land port on Wednesday, leaving export and import activities moving at snail’s pace...

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    Search committee makes parties aggrieved, optimistic

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on January 26, 2017

    A number of political parties on Wednesday reacted to the formation of the search committee by president Abdul Hamid in order to find out neutral people to constitute a new Election Commission...

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    Trust, will can help resolve any irritants: Bernicat

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:31am on January 26, 2017

    US Ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat on Wednesday said trust, will and mechanisms in place always help resolve any irritants if these arise in a relationship...

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    Govt gets fresh directive

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:27am on January 26, 2017

    The High Court Division in a verdict on Wednesday gave fresh directives to the government to make the highways safe for travelers by making them off limits for unfit vehicles as well as locally improvised slow moving unauthorized three-wheelers called nasiman, kariman and bhatbhati...

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    Muhith rules out major reforms in the banking sector

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on January 26, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Wednesday ruled out any major reforms, especially in the banking sector, within the remaining period of the present tenure of the ruling party...

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    JS body forms committee to examine mistakes

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:25am on January 26, 2017

    The parliamentary standing committee on primary and mass education ministry on Wednesday formed a three-member sub-committee to examine various mistakes in the primary textbooks distributed among the students for 2017 academic year...

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    Passenger boat sinks in Karnaphuli, one dies

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on January 25, 2017

    At least one passenger died and 30 others went missing after a passenger boat capsized in Karnaphuli River in Chittagong on Wednesday night...

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    Hasina asks Muhith to take action over Yunus’s tax dodging

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:27pm on January 25, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday asked finance minister AMA Muhith to look into tax dodging by Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus and take actions...

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    Pak envoy called in to foreign office

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:02pm on January 25, 2017

    The foreign ministry on Wednesday summoned the Pakistani high commissioner in Dhaka, Rafiuzzaman Siddiqui, and asked him to ensure proper security of Bangladesh’s diplomats and staff of its missions in Pakistan...