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    Each upazila to have a technical school, college: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on September 16, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday unveiled a government plan to establish a technical school and college in every upazila to create skilled workforces in the country as she inaugurated the diploma engineers’ convention in the capital in Dhaka...

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    Microbus falls into Hatirjheel lake

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:17pm on September 15, 2018

    A microbus plunged into Hatirjheel lake in the capital on Saturday morning. Fire Service and Civil Defence headquarters sources said the microbus fell into...

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    Madhumati plays havoc in Bagerhat   

    United News of Bangladesh . Bagerhat | Updated at 11:04am on September 15, 2018

    Erosion by the Madhumati River has taken a turn for the worse devouring lands and homesteads in Chitalmari of Bagerhat for the last couple of...

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    Murder case filed over recovery of three bullet-hit bodies

    United News of Bangladesh . Narayanganj | Updated at 10:47am on September 15, 2018

    A murder case has been filed in connection with Friday's recovery of bullet-hit bodies of three friends from 300 Feet area of Purbachal. Sub-inspector Shafi...

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    Fakhrul goes to UN not to complain against govt: Moudud

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:23am on September 15, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general, Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, had not gone to the United Nations headquarters in New York to lodge complaint against anybody, but to present the ‘real situation’ of the country to the world, said the party’s standing committee member Moudud Ahmed on Friday....

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    Many new tourist spots remain uncared, unexplored: experts

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:19am on September 15, 2018

    Beyond the popular ones, many new but potential tourist spots across the country remain unexplored mainly for lack of a proper plan for the development and promotion of tourism products, experts say....

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    JCD leader, another arrested in Satkhira

    United News of Bangladesh . Satkhira | Updated at 01:18am on September 15, 2018

    Police arrested the Satkhira district unit general secretary of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal and another activist of the organisation in Purbo Tulshidanga area in Kolaroa municipality of the district on Friday night for alleged involvement in acts of sabotage....

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    25 gold bars seized at Shahjajal airport

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:17am on September 15, 2018

    Customs intelligence seized 25 gold bars at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the city on Thursday night. ‘We recovered the gold bars from a carton in cargo village area of the airport around 11:00pm. The estimated cost of the seized bars, weighing 2.5 kg, was Tk 1.25 crore,’ director general of customs intelligence and investigation directorate Md Shahidul Islam said on Friday....

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    Carbon Green to rid surface pesticides and formalin in fruits, vegetables

    Staff Correspondence | Updated at 01:16am on September 15, 2018

    Life and Health Limited, an organisation that promoted healthy lifestyle, on Friday launched a product by the name of Carbon Green to remove surface residue of pesticides and formalin present in fruits and vegetables....

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    Menon promises separate accommodation facilities for transgender people

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:12am on September 15, 2018

    Social welfare minister Rashed Khan Menon on Friday gave his word to take initiatives to ensure separate accommodation facilities for transgender people....