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    BNP blasts AL’s ‘dirty politics’ over motorcade attack

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:09pm on June 23, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Friday said filing ‘false’ case against its leaders and activists over recent attack on motorcade of the...

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    PM pays homage to Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on AL’s founding anniversary

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:23am on June 23, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday morning paid homage to country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by placing floral wreaths at...

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    Two ‘JMB men’ held in Gazipur

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:55pm on June 23, 2017

    Rapid Action Battalion detained two suspected members of banned extremist outfit Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh in Chowrasta area of Gazipur city early Friday...

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    Nine Bangladeshis return after languishing in Indian jail

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:14am on June 23, 2017

    Nine Bangladeshi women and children have returned home after languishing in an Indian jail there for nearly four years. Indian immigration police handed them...

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    Eight-km tailback on Dhaka-Ctg Highway

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 09:50am on June 23, 2017

    Vehicles poured in highways carrying travellers on their way to countryside homes to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr formed an eight-kilometre tailback on...

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    Vehicles stranded at Shimulia ferry terminal

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 11:46am on June 23, 2017

    More than 700 vehicles were waiting at Shimulia pontoon to cross the River Padma on Friday morning. Officials of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation said the...

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    Ministers, veteran MPs back Muhith in JS

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:05am on June 23, 2017

    Some cabinet members and veteran lawmakers of the ruling Awami League on Thursday backed finance minister AMA Muhith who has been facing severe criticism for proposing an increase in excise duty on bank accounts and a uniform value added tax rate of 15 per cent...

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    Eid home-goers face long tailbacks, slow traffic

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:44am on June 22, 2017

    Home-bound people got stuck on different highways and roads on Thursday due to serious traffic chaos as a large number of vehicles left the...