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    Take vow to make developed Bangladesh: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:36am on March 19, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday urged Awami League leaders and workers to take a fresh vow to build Bangladesh as a developed and peaceful country in South Asia...

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    Attacker shot dead at Paris’ Orly airport

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:35am on March 19, 2017

    Troops at Paris’ Orly airport on Saturday shot dead a man who tried to grab a female soldier’s weapon, triggering a major security alert that shut down the airport, leaving thousands stranded...

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    Suspect dies in RAB custody

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on March 19, 2017

    A person picked up by the Rapid Action Battalion after a suicide bomb blast inside a battalion installation on Friday died later on the day in battalion custody...

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    Judiciary not being allowed to function according to constitutional mandate: CJ

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on March 19, 2017

    Chief Justice SK Sinha said Saturday that the judiciary was not being allowed to function according to constitutional mandate and the law...

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    Recruiting agencies force workers to pay high

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:12am on March 19, 2017

    Recruiting agencies force workers seeking foreign jobs to pay exorbitant fees as the authorities take no interest to rationalize their cost of migration...

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    Syed Mohammad Hasan Reza dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on March 19, 2017

    Syed Mohammad Hasan Reza, father-in-law of Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia’s youngest son the late Arafat Rahman Koko, passed away on Saturday...

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    No rule of law in country, says Ershad

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 08:24pm on March 18, 2017

    Jatiya Party chairman HM Ershad on Saturday alleged that no rule of law exists in the country as the law and order situation has deteriorated severely....

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    Anti-extremist drive on at Lalkhan Bazar madrassah

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:46pm on March 18, 2017

    A team of Chittagong Metropolitan Police launched an anti-militant drive at a madrassah in Lalkhan Bazar of Chittagong city on Saturday afternoon...

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    DUTA concerned over unrest at halls of residence

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 06:53pm on March 18, 2017

    Dhaka University Teachers’ Association on Saturday expressed deep concern over the recent unrest at the university’s halls of residence centering room occupying...

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    Safety alert for law enforcers after suicide attack

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:49pm on March 18, 2017

    The authorities beefed up security at the police stations and installations of law enforcement agencies following the Friday’s suicide attack...