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    Experts for identifying cause of inefficiency, need-based modules

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 03:37pm on February 14, 2019

    The government has initiated a move to send 1,800 officials to India in phases for training considering cost and common accent while experts have criticised the move saying that the government should identify and address the cause of inefficiency and introduce need-based modules....

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    Seven election petitions filed with HC challenging general elections

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 03:32pm on February 14, 2019

    Seven BNP candidates on Wednesday filed election petitions with the High Court challenging legality of the December 30 general election citing irregularities, including ballot stuffing at night before the polling day, intimidation of voters and arrest of opposition polling agents....

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    Vote robbery to be uncovered in Feb 24 demo: JOF

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:25pm on February 14, 2019

    Jatiya Oikya Front on Wednesday said that it will hold a mass haring programme on recent national elections in Dhaka on February 24 to uncover the ‘widespread vote rigging.’....

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    US lawmakers, military commander for taking Bangladesh polls rigging seriously

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 03:23pm on February 14, 2019

    A bipartisan group of six US lawmakers asked the US government for taking seriously allegations of widespread rigging and voter suppression in December 30 general election in Bangladesh....

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    Declare Ahmadiyas non-Muslims: Ahmad Shafi

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 03:18pm on February 14, 2019

    Hefazat-e-Islam on Wednesday urged the government to declare Ahmadiyas non-Muslims and ban their three days conference scheduled to be held from February 22 at Ahmadnagar of Panchagarh....

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    Deal for Payra Port master plan signed

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:44pm on February 14, 2019

    Payra Port Authority on Thursday signed an agreement with Bureau of Research, Testing and Consultation, BUET and Royal Haskoning DHV of Netherlands for Consultancy Services...

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    Royal Bengal Tigers may face extinction in 50 years: Study

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:32pm on February 14, 2019

    A new study has warned that the Sunderbans’ famed Royal Bengal Tigers could be gone within 50 years, especially from the Bangladesh part, because of...

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    Two killed in Rajbari road accident

    United News of Bangladesh . Rajbari | Updated at 11:37am on February 14, 2019

    Two people were killed and eight others injured when a bus plunged into a roadside ditch at Shialdangi village in Pangsha upazila of Rajbari early...

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    Autocracy Resistance Day being observed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:57am on February 14, 2019

    Left leaning student organisations and different socio-cultural organisations are observing ‘Autocracy Resistance Day’ on Thursday recalling the uprising of 1983 that forced the cancellation of...

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    Bullet-hit body of convicted robber found in Lakshmipur

    Our Correspondent . Lakshmipur | Updated at 10:21am on February 14, 2019

    Police recovered the bullet-hit body of a convicted fugitive robber from Charkadira in Kamalnagar upazila of Lakshmipur early Thursday. The deceased was identified as Moin...