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    Pahela Phalgun paints fair with a riot of colour

    Arifur Rahman | Updated at 04:03pm on February 14, 2019

    With Pahela Phalgun ushering in the season of love in a display of colours, Amar Ekushey Book onWednesday drew huge crowds as booklovers thronged the fair premises at Bangla Academy and Suhrawardy Udyan....

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    HC rejects accused Shamsuzzoha’s bail plea

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:01pm on February 14, 2019

    The High Court on Wednesday turned down the bail petition filed by AJM Shamsuzzoha, personal assistant of prime accused Abdul Kader Khan in Awami League parliament member Manjurul Islam Liton killing case....

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    Healthy foods not affordable to Bangladesh’s majority population

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 03:58pm on February 14, 2019

    High costs made healthy foods like vegetables and fresh fruits unaffordable to Bangladesh’s large number of consumers, experts said Wednesday during unveiling of EAT-Lancet Commission’s report....

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    8 houses burned in Ctg fire

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Chattogram | Updated at 03:57pm on February 14, 2019

    At least eight houses were burned in a fire that broke out at village Fateyapur in Hathazari upazila of Chattogram on Wednesday morning....

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    ACC quizzes DGHS director Rashid

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:45pm on February 14, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Wednesday interrogated Directorate General of Health director Abdur Rashid over his alleged involvement in embezzling corers of money creating forged tenders...

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    AL partners unhappy over JS seating

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:44pm on February 14, 2019

    Partners of Awami League in the ruling alliance on Wednesday expressed their dissatisfactions over the seating arrangement of their elected members in the Jatiya Sangsad....

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    Additional police deployed

    Our Correspondent . Panchagarh | Updated at 03:44pm on February 14, 2019

    Several hundred people carried out attacks on the houses of religious minority Ahmadiyya Muslim community, burnt their properties and injured nearly 30 people in Ahmadnagar area of the country’s northern Panchagarh on Tuesday night,...

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    Dhaka wants UNHCR to ask other countries to open doors

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 03:41pm on February 14, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Wednesday stressed the need for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees to take steps to convince the other countries except Bangladesh to allow Rohingya people of Myanmar to cross their respective borders....

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    Man killed in ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Jashore | Updated at 03:40pm on February 14, 2019

    A robbery suspect was killed in a ‘gunfight’ at Rahmatpur under Jashore Sadar early Wednesday.The deceased was identified as Babar Ali, 40, son of Yusuf Morol of village Beta under Dumuria upazila in Khulna....

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    1,200 litres adulterated ghee seized in Ctg

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 03:38pm on February 14, 2019

    A Chattogram mobile court on Tuesday seized 1,200 litres of adulterated ghee and the ingredients used in Egaro Mile area in Hathazari upazila....