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    Bangladeshi killed in KSA

    United News of Bangladesh . Shariatpur | Updated at 02:15am on December 05, 2017

    A Bangladeshi expatriate was stabbed to death by miscreants at Sifa Sanaya in Riyadh of Saudi Arabia on Monday...

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    Govt appeals against bail of Asif Nazrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:59am on December 05, 2017

    The government on Monday appealed against a High Court order that had granted ad-interim anticipatory bail to Dhaka University law professor Asif Nazrul in a case filed under Section 57 of the Information and Communications Technology Act for allegedly defaming shipping minister Shajahan Khan...

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    Implementing new DAP a big challenge: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:53am on December 05, 2017

    Speakers at a discussion on Monday said that implementation of Detailed Area Plan for Dhaka would be a big challenge as the city is densely populated and most land was owned by individuals or institutions...

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    BAPA demands ban on outdated vehicles to prevent pollution

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:51am on December 05, 2017

    Environmentalists on Monday urged authorities to ban all motor vehicles, especially CNG-run auto-rickshaws whose economic life expired, to prevent air and dust pollutions in the capital...

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    Arrest of land minister’s son demanded

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 01:50am on December 05, 2017

    Journalists in Pabna formed human chain on Monday demanding arrest of the land minister’s son, Shirhan Sherif Tomal, and his cohorts for attacking three journalists and a cameraperson on November 29...

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    Malnutrition still high in country

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:49am on December 05, 2017

    Number of malnourished children in Bangladesh was still high in the country, with a significant number affected by stunting, wasting and underweight, international rights groups for children said on Monday at a programme in Dhaka...

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    Ctg transport strike withdrawn

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:05am on December 06, 2017

    Chittagong Metro Public Transport Owners’ Action Council on Tuesday evening called off the transport strike they enforced since Sunday morning. The leaders of the transport owners’ platform announced the withdrawal after holding a meeting with Chittagong mayor AJM Nasir Uddin at his office in the evening....

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    Govt allows activities detrimental to CHT Accord implementation: Santu

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:44am on December 05, 2017

    Parbatya Chattagram Jana Samhati Samiti president and Chittagong Hill Tracts Regional Council chairman Jyotirindra Bodhipriya Larma, better known as Santu Larma, on Monday complained that the government had been allowing activities detrimental to the implementation of the Chittagong Hill Tracts Accord, 1997...

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    Four political parties announce new alliance Jukta Front

    Moloy Saha | Updated at 01:38am on December 05, 2017

    A new political combine styled ‘Jukta Front’ will soon be floated in the country’s political arena...

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    DNCC mayor post declared vacant

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:28am on December 05, 2017

    The mayor post of Dhaka North City Corporation was declared vacant on Monday, four days after the city mayor, Annisul Huq, died...