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    DIU tourism dept celebrates founding anniversary

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on October 11, 2018

    Tourism and Hospitality Management department of Daffodil International University celebrated its 5th founding anniversary on Wednesday with colourful events on its campus....

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    RU teachers, students for scrapping controversial sections

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on October 11, 2018

    Teachers and students of Rajshahi University mass communication and journalism department on Wednesday demanded cancellation of controversial sections from the Digital Security Act which were against freedom of expression and press freedom....

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    Bangladesh, Microsoft sign cyber security deal

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:42am on October 11, 2018

    Microsoft signed an agreement with the ministry of posts, telecommunications, and information technology of Bangladesh on Government Security Program in Dhaka on Wednesday for ensuring cyber security in the country...

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    Defining interests crucial for Bangladesh: Rajamohan

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on October 11, 2018

    Bangladesh’s political authorities require defining the country’s interests keeping the ever-changing geopolitical and regional scenarios in considerations, an Indian scholar based in Singapore said in Dhaka on Tuesday. ...

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    2 women injured in firebomb, Juba Dal leader held

    Our Correspondent . Bogura | Updated at 12:38am on October 11, 2018

    Two women received minor injuries as unidentified miscreants hurled a firebomb in a moving bus on Dhaka-Bogura highway at Sajapur under Shahjahanpur in Bogura Wednesday afternoon, nearly an hour after a court in Dhaka announced the verdict of August 21 grenade attack cases....

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    510 Bangladeshi workers deported by KSA in one week

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on October 11, 2018

    At least 106 Bangladeshi workers returned home empty handed Wednesday following detention and deportation. Flown by a scheduled flight of SV 806, a Saudi airline the workers landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International airport at 2.10PM, said officials....

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    HC order on Khaleda’s trial in absence on October 14

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:29am on October 11, 2018

    The High Court Division said Wednesday that it would give its decision on October 14 on former prime minister and BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia’s petition challenging the legality of holding her trial in the Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Charitable Trust case in her absence....

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    Ethnic minorities block Shahbagh demanding reinstatement of quota

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:25am on October 11, 2018

    Ethnic Minorities on Wednesday blocked Shahbagh intersection for more than three hours demanding reinstatement of five percent allocation of quota privileges in government job recruitment system....

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    PM urges media to perform social responsibilities

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:15am on October 11, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday urged the media to perform their social responsibilities alongside their business to help build a good society....

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    Local extremists carried out Aug 21 grenade attack: judge

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:05am on October 11, 2018

    The Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal 1, in Wednesday’s verdict in two cases for a grenade attack on an Awami League rally in Dhaka on August 21, 2004, observed that realising political benefits killing opposition leaders reflected no democratic thought....