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    EC frustrated with boycott of upazila polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 18, 2019

    Chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda on Sunday said that boycott of the elections to upazila parishads by some of the major political parties was disappointing for the Election Commission...

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    Traffic order, awareness week in Dhaka each month

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:25pm on February 17, 2019

    Traffic Order and Awareness Week will be observed in Dhaka every month from now on to bring back order in the capital’s traffic management. Dhaka...

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    BNP to expel leaders for contesting upazila polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:42pm on February 17, 2019

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Sunday warned that its leaders and activists who would participate in the elections to upazila parishads, scheduled to begin from...

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    Shajahan tasked with tackling chaos on road

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:10pm on February 17, 2019

    The government on Sunday formed a 15-member committee, headed by former shipping minister and Bangladesh Road Transport Workers’ Federation executive president Shajahan Khan, to bring...

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    JCD for deferring DUCSU polls by three months

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:34pm on February 17, 2019

    Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal, the student wing of Bangladesh Nationalist Party, on Sunday demanded that the elections to Dhaka University Central Students’ Union be deferred by...

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    9 burnt dead in Ctg slum fire

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 07:45am on February 17, 2019

    At least nine people, including four of a family, were burnt to death and several others injured in a fire at Bera Market slum of Chaktai in Chattogram city early Sunday....

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    5 killed, 10 injured in Cumilla road mishap

    Our Correspondent . Cumilla | Updated at 12:00am on February 18, 2019

    At least five people were killed and 10 others injured when a bus hit a parked truck from the back on Dhaka-Chittagong highway at Gangrai area under Chauddagram Upazila in Cumilla, on Sunday morning....

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    Case filed over Valentine’s Day ‘gang rape’

    United News of Bangladesh . Savar | Updated at 05:45pm on February 17, 2019

    A case has been filed in connection with the alleged gang rape of a female garment worker on February 14. The victim filed the case...