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    Ex-RAB officer not traced in four months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:47am on December 08, 2018

    Family members expressed their concern on Friday as whereabouts of former military officer Hasinur Rahman could not be known even in four months after he was picked from highly secured Mirpur DOHS on August 8....

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    Zia Cyber Force gen secy held in the capital

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:38am on December 08, 2018

    The Rapid Action Battalion detained the general secretary of Zia Cyber Force from the capital’s Gulistan area on Friday for spreading anti-state and fabricated information on social media....

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    Experts favour BLA on manpower recruitment

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan . Marrakesh in Morocco | Updated at 01:37am on December 08, 2018

    Global migration experts peg their hope on bilateral labour agreements or BLA on manpower recruitment between countries of origins and destinations considering its positive impact on the protection of workers’ rights....

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    Teenage boy stabbed dead by friends in Pabna

    United News of Bangladesh . Pabna | Updated at 01:16am on December 08, 2018

    A teenage boy was stabbed to death allegedly by his friends centring a cricket match in village Charghoshpur in Pabna Sadar upazila on Friday afternoon....

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    DSCC footbridge construction project in limbo

    Md Mehedi Hassan | Updated at 12:51am on December 08, 2018

    The construction of six footbridges, including three with lifts, in Dhaka South City Corporation area has got into uncertainty though the construction works were scheduled to begin by November this year....

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    Tabligh faction holds demos across Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on December 08, 2018

    A faction of Tabligh Jamaat held demonstration across the country after jumma prayers on Friday in protest at the attack on their fellows at Tongi on December 1....

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    Rohingya sent back to Myanmar camps in acute need: UNHCR

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:30am on December 08, 2018

    Rohingya Muslims who paid hundreds of dollars to flee squalid Myanmar camps by boat are destitute since they were stopped at sea and returned, the UN refugee agency said on Friday....

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    EC starts delivering certified copies of its orders after protests

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:28am on December 08, 2018

    The Election Commission started delivering certified copies of its orders after petitioners staged demonstration on its secretariat’s premises on Friday night....

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    No more than 450 votes through each EVM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on December 08, 2018

    The Election Commission has asked its field-level officials not to allow more than 450 voters in a single booth of the polling stations in the six constituencies where electronic voting machines, or EVM will be used in the forthcoming general election scheduled for December 30....

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    Growers urge parties to keep old promises

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:00am on December 08, 2018

    Growers and agriculturists are not much excited at the prospect of political parties announcing fresh electoral pledges ahead of the upcoming national elections scheduled for December 30...