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    All govt pry students to  get midday meal by 2023

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:12pm on August 19, 2019

    The cabinet on Monday endorsed a draft policy setting a target to bring the students of all government primary schools under the programme of midday...

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    Five more die of dengue

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:42pm on August 19, 2019

    Five more people died of dengue and 1,615 others were hospitalised with the mosquito-borne viral fever on Monday as the situation continues to worsen every...

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    ACC arrests another FR Tower owner

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:09pm on August 19, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday arrested the principal owner of the FR Tower at Banani in the capital, Md Hossain Imam Faruque, over his alleged...

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    DNCC to launch ‘joint operation’ Tuesday to tackle dengue

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:35pm on August 19, 2019

    Mayor of Dhaka North City Corporation Md Atiqul Islam on Monday announced that a combing operation would be launched on Tuesday to eliminate Aedes mosquitoes....

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    AD order on wage board award for journalists today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:34pm on August 19, 2019

    The Appellate Division would pass order today on the government’s appeal seeking stay on two months’ status quo imposed by the High Court Division on implementation of the 9th Wage Board award for...

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    Kashmir India’s internal issue: Dhaka

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 01:14pm on August 21, 2019

    Bangladesh has described the matter related to Jammu and Kashmir as an internal issue of India. ‘Bangladesh maintains that the abrogation of Article 370 by...

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    Around 120,000 prepaid gas metres await JICA nod

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 11:06am on August 21, 2019

    Some 1,20,000 prepaid gas metres are likely to be added to the ongoing project of Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Ltd to install those...

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    Jashore minor girl ‘raped’

    United News of Bangladesh. Benapole | Updated at 11:01am on August 21, 2019

    A nine-year-old girl was raped allegedly by a 53-year-old man at Colony Para in Sharsha upazila in Jashore on Tuesday. The victim’s father filed a...

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    PM for punishment of errant project directors

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on August 21, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday directed ensuring punishment of errant project directors responsible for faulty assessment and financial losses. She gave the directive while reviewing a revised project proposal...

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    80pc of Milk Vita’s grazing lands occupied

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on August 21, 2019

    The parliamentary standing committee on public undertakings on Tuesday observed 80 per cent of grazing lands of the state-run Bangladesh Milk Producers’ Co-Operative Union Limited, better known...