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    Food testing labs test hardly any food in Bangladesh

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:21am on January 12, 2019

    The country is immensely lacking in technical capabilities to detect adulteration and contamination in food, leaving public health under severe threat....

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    Top Islamist leader in Bangladesh asks parents not to send girls to schools

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:11am on January 12, 2019

    Hefazet-e-Islam chief Shah Ahmed Shafi on Friday asked his followers not to send their daughters to school....

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    Missing man found dead in Feni septic tank

    United News of Bangladesh . Feni | Updated at 01:45pm on January 11, 2019

    A man, who remained missing since January 4, was found dead in a septic tank at West Madhugram of Chhagalnaiya in Feni on Thursday. The...

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    Another Noakhali gang rape accused held

    United News of Bangladesh . Noakhali | Updated at 01:22pm on January 11, 2019

    Detectives in a drive arrested another accused from Gouripur in Cumilla early Friday in a case over the gang rape of a woman at village...

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    Two found dead in Buriganga

    United News of Bangladesh . Keraniganj | Updated at 11:34am on January 11, 2019

    Police recovered bodies of two unidentified men from the Buringanga River in South Keraniganj area in Dhaka on Thursday. Sub-inspector Mohmmad Firoz, said locals spotted...

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    16 Rohingyas held in Cumilla

    United News of Bangladesh . Cumilla | Updated at 10:57am on January 11, 2019

    Police arrested 16 Rohingyas at Bagra of Brahmanpara in Cumilla on Thursday. The arrestees are Hamida Begum, 60, Sabbir Ahmed, 30, Sabbir’s wife Hasina Begum,...

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    Govt likely to file case soon

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 01:58am on January 11, 2019

    The government is likely to file a case for the recovery of the money stolen from the Bangladesh Bank’s reserve fund with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in February 2016....

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    Titas misses prepaid gas meter project deadline

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 01:44am on January 11, 2019

    Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company, the sole gas utility service provider for Dhaka division, has sought an extension of two years for installation of two lakh prepaid gas meters as the three-year project has expired on December 18, 2018....

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    BCL wants polls without delay

    Arifur Rahman | Updated at 01:42am on January 11, 2019

    Student organisations on Thursday said Dhaka University authorities should ensure coexistence of organisations on the campus before taking steps to hold election to the central students’ union, which is defunct since 1990....

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    ACC interrogates DGHS accountant for illegal wealth

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:34am on January 11, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday interrogated accountant of the Medical Education Department of the Director General of Health Services over his alleged accumulation of huge illegal wealth....