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    Actors behind Jan 11 episode active: Quader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:15am on August 08, 2018

    Ruling Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Tuesday alleged that the Bangladesh Nationalist Party joined hands with the actors behind the January 11, 2007 episode to oust the AL-led government....

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    Break up Kutupalong-Balukhali ‘mega camp’, relocate Rohingyas: HRW

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:03am on August 08, 2018

    The Bangladesh government should relocate Rohingyas living in a severely overcrowded mega camp to safer ground in Cox’s Bazar, Human Rights Watch said in a report issued on Monday....

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    Exclusive breastfeeding stressed to prevent newborn’s death: speakers

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 02:01am on August 08, 2018

    Speakers at a discussion on Tuesday stressed the need for exclusive breastfeeding within the first hour of life of the newborns and continuation of the practice until they reached the age of six months....

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    BNP terms road transport bill juggling with figures

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:31am on August 08, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Tuesday termed the proposed transport law mere juggling with figures as miscreants and godfathers, the party said, would remain out of reach....

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    Professor Rafiqul appointed as pro-VC of BSMMU

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:16am on August 08, 2018

    Professor Muhammad Rafiqul Alam has been appointed as the pro-vice chancellor (administration) of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, said a press release from the ministry of health and family welfare on Monday....

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    Experts call for info on Ctg city mega project

    Staff Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 01:11am on August 08, 2018

    Experts on Tuesday alleged that people were not well-informed about the ongoing and future activities of the mega project being implementing by Chittagong Development Authority to end water-stagnation of Chittagong city....

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    NHRC chief for bringing attackers of journalists to justice

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on August 08, 2018

    National Human Rights Commission chairman Kazi Reazul Hoque on Tuesday condemned the attacks on journalists covering protests of students demanding safe road and he demanded identification of the attackers for exemplary punishment without delay....

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    Attacks on journalists spark protests

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on August 08, 2018

    Journalists cutting across the opinion lines on Tuesday demanded arrest of attackers on reporters and photographers who covered student demonstrations pressing for safety on roads, within 72 hours....

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    No cut in interest rate before general election

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on August 08, 2018

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Tuesday ruled out any change in interest rate of the savings certificates before the next general elections likely to be held in December....

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    Brunei recession begins to hurt workers from Bangladesh

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:49am on August 08, 2018

    Recession in Brunei caused by shrinking oil prices began to hurt expatriate workers including from Bangladesh....