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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...

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    Rajshahi private clinics call off strike

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 07:45pm on January 25, 2017

    The private clinic and diagnostic centres owners’ association in Rajshahi on Wednesday called off their indefinite strike as the district administration assured them of fulfilling their demands...

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    JS panel forms sub-committee to scrutinise textbook errors

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:35pm on January 25, 2017

    The parliamentary standing committee on primary and mass education ministry on Wednesday formed a three member sub-committee to scrutiny the errors in primary school textbooks handed over to the students for 2017 academic year...

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    EC seeks appointment of president, PM for courtesy call

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 05:41pm on January 25, 2017

    The Chief Election Commissioner and the four other commissioners sought appointments of the president and the prime minister for...

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    BNP angry, frustrated at EC search committee

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 04:53pm on January 25, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Wednesday said the party was not only frustrated but also...

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    HC asks government to ban ‘Nasiman’, ‘Kariman’ on highways

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 03:50pm on January 25, 2017

    The High Court on Wednesday directed the home secretary to prohibit movement of unauthorised locally made three wheelers, popularly known as Nasiman or Kariman or Bhatbhati, on highways to prevent road accident.

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    We don't want to see clanking of arms on campus: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 03:01pm on January 25, 2017

    The prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday directed Bangladesh Chhatra League leaders and activists to maintain congenial atmosphere...

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    College student beaten to death in Sirajganj

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 02:34pm on January 25, 2017

    A college student died on Wednesday morning on the way to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital hours after he was beaten severely by...

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    Arrest warrant issued against Selima Rahman

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:36pm on January 25, 2017

    The warrants of arrest were issued on Wednesday against 17 leaders of Bangladesh Nationalist Party including its vice-chairmen...