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    3 protesters picked up, released

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:45am on April 17, 2018

    Three leaders of the protests for reduction of quota in public service recruitment were picked up and detained for over an hour on Monday after they issued a 48-hour ultimatum to withdraw cases filed against unnamed protesters....

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    Seat sharing with partners to be finalised after discussion: Quader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:25am on April 17, 2018

    Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Monday said that the Awami League would finalise the ratio of sharing parliamentary seats for next general election after consultation with alliance partners...

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    Quota protesters demand withdrawal of cases in 2 days

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:45pm on April 16, 2018

    Bangladesh General Students’ Rights Protection Council on Monday demanded withdrawal of all cases filed against the protesters during...

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    BRTA’s drive against unfit vehicles underway

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:16pm on April 16, 2018

    The Bangladesh Road Transport Authority on Monday launched drives against unfit and faulty vehicles in different parts of the...

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    BNP urges govt to shift Khaleda to United Hospital

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:57pm on April 16, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party has asked the government to immediately shift the jailed party chairperson Khaleda Zia to United Hospital in the...

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    Man killed in AL factional clash

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:19pm on April 16, 2018

    A man was killed in a clash between two factions of local Awami League in Krishnapur bazar of Sadarpur in Faridpur on Monday morning centering the...

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    PM to join Saudi-led military drill’s concluding ceremony today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 11:39am on April 16, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina is set to join today the concluding ceremony of a Saudi-led joint grand military exercise named ‘Gulf Shield-1’ in the kingdom’s eastern...

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    'Race against the clock' to bolster Rohingya camps against rains

    Reuters | Updated at 10:35am on April 16, 2018

    Mohammad Rafiq was sitting in the shade of a tree, on a break from working to make his refugee camp in Bangladesh safer from the...

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    Icddr,b begins research on typhoid conjugate vaccine prevention

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:28am on April 16, 2018

    Icddr,b in collaboration with Dhaka North City Corporation and Expanded Programme on Immunisation of Bangladesh has commenced a typhoid conjugate vaccine effectiveness study among 43,350 children from 9 months to 16 years, living in Mirpur, Dhaka...

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    $750m credit likely in WB-IMF spring gathering

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:19am on April 16, 2018

    Dhaka is expecting an announcement of $750 million loan as budget support in the upcoming spring meeting of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund in Washington in April 16-22....