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    Khaleda gets bails in 2 more cases

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:30pm on June 18, 2019

    Former prime minister and main opposition BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Tuesday got six months’ ad interim bails in two more cases one of which alleges that she had hurt religious sentiments of...

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    Throat-slit body of man found in Jhenaidah

    United News of Bangladesh . Jhenaidah | Updated at 03:07pm on June 18, 2019

    Police recovered the throat-slit body of a young man from a jute field in Jhenaidah Sadar upazila early...

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    Report states Rohingya crisis ‘outcome of UN’s systemic failure’

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:33pm on June 18, 2019

    An independent review into how the United Nations System operated in Myanmar...

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    Upazila elections end amid violence, rigging, boycott

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:18am on June 18, 2019

    Elections to upazila parishads ended amid violence and rigging and boycott by opposition parties as the fifth and last phase of the elections in 23 upazilas on Tuesday were marked by violence, vote rigging, low turnout of...

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    Head teacher held

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 02:19am on June 18, 2019

    Police arrested the head teacher of Alhaz Textile Mills High School in Pabna’s Ishwardi upazila from the capital on Monday morning on charge of sexually...

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    TIB worried over Sunderbans status

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:17am on June 18, 2019

    Transparency International Bangladesh on Monday expressed grave concern over the International Union for Conservation of Nature proposal to include Sunderbans on UNESCO’s ‘world heritage in...

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    Mother attempts suicide after killing daughter in city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:14am on June 18, 2019

    A mother attempted suicide after killing her minor daughter at Mugda in the capital on early Monday.Deceased three-year-old Roja Fardin was daughter of late Manjur...

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    Cabinet okays tariff commission amendment bill

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on June 18, 2019

    The cabinet on Monday gave its final nod to the draft Bangladesh Tariff Commission (Amendment) Bill 2019 seeking to expand the activities in line with...

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    Khaleda’s bail applications: HC decision today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on June 18, 2019

    The High Court Division said Monday it would give its decision on whether or not former prime minister and BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia would get...

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    BFSA decides to prosecute 21 companies

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 01:06am on June 18, 2019

    Bangladesh Food Safety Authority has decided to sue the companies that produce and market e 21 food products found to be unsafe for consumption by...