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    Cyclonic storm ‘Gaja’: Signal 2 at maritime ports

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00pm on November 14, 2018

    Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted distant warning signal No 2 as the cyclonic storm 'Gaja'...

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    Five new faculties launched at IU

    IU Correspondent | Updated at 11:39am on November 14, 2018

    The authorities of Islamic University launched five new faculties on the campus in Kushtia, IU registrar office officials said on Wednesday. The five new faculties’...

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    Two killed, one injured

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 15, 2018

    A suspected drug peddler was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with Detective Branch members in Mymensingh and another died of fall from a multi-storied building in Sylhet on Wednesday....

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    Economic, admin cadres merged

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:53am on November 14, 2018

    The government on Tuesday merged economic cadre into the administration cadre with a view to ensuring ‘more dynamic, coordinated and people-oriented’ civil bureaucracy....

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    EC asks ROs to cancel Khaleda’s nomination if conviction not stayed

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 03:52am on November 14, 2018

    The Election Commission on Tuesday instructed the returning officers to cancel nomination papers of the jailed Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia if her convictions were not stayed....

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    AL to interview nomination seekers today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:13am on November 14, 2018

    The parliamentary nomination board of Awami League will take interviews of the leaders, who were trying to get the party’s nomination to take part in forthcoming parliamentary elections, at the political office of the party president in Dhaka today...

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    Two jailed for selling migratory birds’ meat

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 03:12am on November 14, 2018

    A mobile court in Sylhet sentenced two managers of a restaurant to three-month imprisonment each for selling the meat of migratory birds....

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    530 people get free eye treatment in Nilphamari

    Staff Correspondent . Rashad | Updated at 03:04am on November 14, 2018

    A total of 530 underprivileged people have received eye treatment for free of cost from a treatment camp, held on Kaimari School and College campus of Jaldhaka in Nilphamari on Tuesday....

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    Ethnic minority schoolboy killed in ‘crossfire’ in Bandarban

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:02am on November 14, 2018

    An ethnic minority schoolboy was killed after he was caught in the ‘crossfire’ between security forces and suspected miscreants in village Gherao Bhitor Para under Rowangchhari in Bandarban Monday night, police said....

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    Three killed, 9 injured over land dispute in Lalmonirhat

    Our Correspondent . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 03:01am on November 14, 2018

    At least three people were killed and nine others sustained injuries in a clash over land dispute in village Gilabari of the district on Tuesday....