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    BIWTA suspends river transport services on all routes

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:39pm on October 10, 2018

    The Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority on Wednesday suspended the operation of all types of water transport across the country following inclement weather due to...

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    Frustrated teacher ‘kills’ self in Satkhira

    United News of Bangladesh . Satkhira | Updated at 04:36pm on October 10, 2018

    A high school teacher has allegedly committed suicide by taking poison after failing to get his name in the monthly payment order list. The deceased...

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    AL not fully satisfied over Aug 21 attack case verdict: Quader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:26pm on October 10, 2018

    Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader after handing down the verdict of the August 21 grenade attack case on Wednesday said his party Awami League...

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    Tarique mastermind, death penalty expected: law minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:02pm on October 10, 2018

    Law minister Anisul Huq expressing satisfaction over the verdict said on Wednesday that Bangladesh Nationalist Party acting chairman Tarique Rahman was the mastermind of the...

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    Seven Rohingyas held along Satkhira border

    United News of Bangladesh . Satkhira | Updated at 03:07pm on October 10, 2018

    Seven Rohingyas, including women and children, were held from Abaderghat in Sadar upazila of Satkhira early Wednesday while being trafficked to India. The arrestees are...

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    BNP rejects verdict, announces 7-day demo

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:40pm on October 10, 2018

    Main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party has rejected the verdict in the August 21 grenade attack case terming it a ‘dictated’ judgment....

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    Babar, Pintu, 17 others to die, Tarique, Harris, 17 others jailed for life

    Muktadir Rashid and Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 11:30pm on October 10, 2018

    A Dhaka tribunal on Wednesday sentenced former state minister for home Lutfozzaman Babar, former deputy minister Abdus Salam Pintu and 17 others to death and acting BNP chairman Tarique Rahman and 18 others to life in August 21, 2004 grenade attack cases....

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    Aug 21 grenade attack: Security beefed up ahead of verdict

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:24am on October 10, 2018

    The police have taken stringent security measures in and around the makeshift courtroom near the old Dhaka Central Jail as a tribunal is set to...

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    Cyclone Titli gains strength to hit parts of India, Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:00am on October 11, 2018

    The severe cyclonic storm, dubbed Titli, over west central Bay continued to gain strength as it turned into a very severe storm Wednesday night...

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    Family members fail to meet Khaleda

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:49am on October 10, 2018

    Family members of the jailed Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia family members could not meet her at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University hospital in Dhaka Tuesday evening....