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    Police press charges against eight in MC College rape case

    Zaman Monir . Sylhet | Updated at 02:02pm on December 03, 2020

    Eight activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League, student organisation of the ruling Awami League, on Thursday were indicted in the case filed for gang-raping a newly...

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    Khulna madrassah super held on rape allegation

    United News of Bangladesh .Khulna | Updated at 10:36am on December 03, 2020

    A madrassah superintendent was arrested on charges of raping a female student of fourth-grader in  Paikgachha of Khulna on Wednesday. The 55-year-old Md Habibur Rahman...

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    Cases rise by 30pc, deaths 7pc in November in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:02pm on December 03, 2020

    Bangladesh in November recorded 57,248 new COVID-19 cases, 30 per cent higher than that in the previous month, as the number of cases rose ahead...

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    Pabna Sugar Mills workers protest at closure of factory

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 06:16pm on December 03, 2020

    Agitated workers and sugarcane farmers held a demonstration programme on Thursday protesting against the closure of Pabna Sugar Mills, the only heavy industry in Pabna...

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    Bangladesh govt approves purchase of COVID-19 vaccine

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:47pm on December 02, 2020

    The cabinet committee on economic affairs in a meeting on Wednesday approved purchase of COVID-19 vaccine following direct purchase method...

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    Three fellows of VP Nur remanded in rape case

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 03:42pm on December 03, 2020

    A Dhaka court on Thursday granted two days remand to three fellows of former Dhaka University Central Students Union vice-president Nurul Haque Nur and three...

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    UN for wilful Rohingya relocation to Bhasan Char in Bangladesh

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:21pm on December 02, 2020

    The United Nations office in Dhaka on Wednesday said that the displaced Rohingyas must be able to make a ‘free and informed decision’, based on...

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    Bangladesh Coastguard arrests seven Myanmar nationals with Yaba

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:19pm on December 02, 2020

    The Bangladesh Coastguard arrested seven Myanmar nationals along with 2,80,000 pieces of Yaba tablets raiding a trawler in the Bay of Bengal in Katabunia area of Teknaf upazila in Cox's Bazar early Wednesday, said Lieutenant Commander Hamidul Islam...