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    Bangladeshi shot dead by Indians at Sylhet border

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:13pm on November 09, 2016

    A Bangladeshi citizen was shot to death by reportedly by a group of Indian citizens at Sonarhat border in Gowainghat of Sylhet on Wednesday morning...

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    Man held for desecrating idols in Manikganj

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:06pm on November 09, 2016

    Police arrested a young man for desecrating the idols of a Hindu temple at Paikpara in Saturia of Manikganj on Wednesday...

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    ‘Robber’ killed in Habiganj ‘gunfight’

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 09:45am on November 09, 2016

    A suspected robber was killed in a ‘gunfight’ between police and suspected robbers in Jangalbahula area of Habiganj town early Wednesday...

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    Thirty-seven Bangladeshis detained in Libya

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:12am on November 09, 2016

    Libyan coast guards have detained at least 37 Bangladeshi nationals who were trying to cross Mediterranean Sea to reach Italy, according to Bangladesh Embassy in Tripoli...

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    New policy on cards to increase use of renewable energy

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on November 09, 2016

    Sustainable and renewable energy is the future of the energy sector, says Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury, energy adviser to the prime minister...

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    240,000 hectares of croplands affected by rain in 22 dists

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:07am on November 09, 2016

    About 240,000 hectares of cropland mainly with Aman rice were affected in 22 districts due to the heavy rainfall caused by Cyclone ‘Nada’ recently, according to Department of Agricultural Extension...

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    Attack on Khadiza: Charge sheet filed against Badrul

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:05am on November 09, 2016

    Police on Tuesday filed charge sheet against the only accused, Badrul Alam, in the case filed in connection with the machete attack on Sylhet Government Women’s College student Khadiza Akter Nargis...

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    Dhaka to invest $1bn in Bhutan hydel project

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on November 09, 2016

    The government on Tuesday expressed its intent in investing $1 billion in the 1125MW Dorjilung hydro-power project in Bhutan under trilateral cooperation with India...

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    Comilla UP chairman, car driver shot dead 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on November 09, 2016

    A union parishad chairman from Comilla and his car driver was brought dead and three others injured to Dhaka Medical College Hospital, about two hours after they were shot by miscreants at Gauripur bus-stand under Daudkandi in Comilla Tuesday morning...

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    Agencies lack coordination

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:48am on November 09, 2016

    An internal security meeting chaired by civil aviation minister Rashed Khan Menon on Tuesday was told that there was lack of coordination among two dozen agencies working at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka...