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    Ruling MPs, ministers want cancellation of opposition’s nominations  

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:04am on December 06, 2018

    A good number of petitions were filed against the valid aspirants by their contestants including ruling Awami League lawmakers during the required three days of...

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    Economists for steps to address inequality, unemployment

    Shakhawat Hossain   | Updated at 12:50am on December 06, 2018

    Economists expect that political parties, irrespective of ruling and oppositions, should elaborate measures in their election manifestoes to overcome challenges like inequality, unemployment, corruption, capital...

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    Removed class teacher held, acting principal, assistant headmistress sacked

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:20pm on December 05, 2018

    The governing body of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College on Wednesday sacked acting principal Nazneen Ferdous, assistant headmistress Jinat Akhter and class nine’s class teacher...

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    Khaleda, 542 others file appeals with EC

    M Moneruzzaman and Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 08:20pm on December 05, 2018

    Jailed Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia on Wednesday appealed to Election Commission against rejection of all her nomination papers by the returning officers disqualifying...

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    Myanmar minister’s statement unacceptable: Govt

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 06:41pm on December 05, 2018

    The government on Tuesday summoned Myanmar ambassador Lwin Oo and lodged a strong protest against statement of a minister of the country making alleging that...

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    11 parties to contest polls with Sheaf of Paddy

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:34pm on December 05, 2018

    A total of 11 registered political parties will contest with Sheaf of Paddy, the election symbol of Bangladesh Nationalist Party, in the 11th general election...

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    EC should resign if fails to play neutral role: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:15pm on December 05, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Wednesday said the Election Commission should step aside if it could not discharge its duties...

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    Mainul Hosein gets bail in 2 cases

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:31pm on December 05, 2018

    The High Court on Wednesday stayed the proceedings of two defamation cases against lawyer Mainul Hosein for six months.The cases were filed on the allegation...

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    PM inspects 2nd Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 04:19pm on December 05, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina inspected the 2nd Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner of Biman Bangladesh Airlines at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on Wednesday afternoon.She inspected...

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    Viqarunnisa closed for indefinite period

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:05pm on December 05, 2018

    The authorities of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College suspended the classes and examinations (from class I to XII) in all branches for an indefinite period...