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    SSC exam results today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on May 04, 2017

    The results of Secondary School Certificate and its equivalent examinations are scheduled to be published today. Education minister Nurul Islam Nahid will formally hand over the results to prime minister Sheikh Hasina at 10:00am...

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    1 killed, 20 injured in attack by stalker’s relatives

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:50am on May 04, 2017

    Relatives of a stalker allegedly attacked the house of a Habiganj schoolgirl Tuesday night leaving her uncle dead and 20 others injured. The deceased was Manju Miah, 35, of village Alakpur under Madhabpur upazila in the district, the police said...

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    OIC for sustainable repatriation of Rohingyas from Bangladesh

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on May 04, 2017

    The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation has called for sustainable repatriation of undocumented Myanmar nationals to the northern Rakhine state from Bangladesh...

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    Buses under six cos, nine major routes planned for city transport system

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:48am on May 04, 2017

    Dhaka North City Corporation is developing a plan to put all private buses under six companies and nine major routes in a bid to bring order to the chaotic city transport sector...

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    30 injured in Ctg BNP factional clash

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:47am on May 04, 2017

    At least 30 people were injured as two factions of Bangladesh Nationalist Party Chittagong south district unit clashed during a meeting on Wednesday afternoon, a day after two factions of the party’s north district unit clashed...

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    Ex-BCL activists confine Begum Rokeya University VC for jobs

    Our Correspondent . Rangpur | Updated at 12:45am on May 04, 2017

    Former leaders and activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League, student associate of ruling Awami League, on Wednesday confined the vice-chancellor of Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur in his office demanding assurance that he would give them jobs before leaving his post...

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    Policymakers not engaged in preparing BNP’s Vision 2030

    Rashed Ahmed Mitul | Updated at 12:41am on May 04, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party policymakers are not engaged in the preparation of the party’s Vision 2030, now on the final stage. BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia is likely to place the full version of Vision 2030 before the nation in the first week of May, party leaders said...

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    Central bank asked to examine siphoning of $9b

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on May 04, 2017

    State minister for finance and planning MA Mannan told parliament on Wednesday that the government asked the Bangladesh Bank to examine the news of siphoning of $9 billion from the country and to take proper action accordingly. In absence of finance..

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    Two probe bodies formed for power grid failure

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on May 04, 2017

    The power division and the Power Grid Company of Bangladesh have formed two probe committees to find out the causes behind and remedies for the recent failure of the country’s western grid that caused immense sufferings to millions of people...

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    30 MPs asked to vacate govt flats

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:25am on May 04, 2017

    Parliament’s house committee on Wednesday asked 30 lawmakers to vacate the flats allotted to them as they were not living in the residential facilities provided by the parliament authorities...