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    Rohingyas want dignity, identity: WB vice-president

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:36am on September 26, 2018

    Visiting World Bank vice-president for South Asia region Hartwig Schafer on Tuesday said that Rohingyas living in Cox’s Bazar camps wanted an identity and dignity....

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    Order on no-confidence motions today

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:52am on September 26, 2018

    The special makeshift court at the Old Central Jail will deliver its order today on no-confidence applications filed by two accused in the Zia Charitable Trust Graft case....

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    Govt employees to get 5pc interest home loan from Oct 1

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:50am on September 26, 2018

    Four state-owned banks and Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding to provide government officers and employees with home loan at five per cent interest rate....

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    KOICA wants to be champion in helping BD achieve SDGs

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:49am on September 26, 2018

    Korea International Cooperation Agency wanted to be champion in helping Bangladesh achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and help it to become a developed country by 2021...

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    Ethnic minorities for keeping quota privilege

    DU Corresponded | Updated at 12:48am on September 26, 2018

    Jobseekers of ethnic minorities groups held a press conference on Dhaka university campus on Tuesday, to press home their demand of keeping existing five per cent quota for them in government job recruitment system....

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    CU teacher suspended over derogatory remarks on PM

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 12:47am on September 26, 2018

    Chittagong University authorities on Tuesday suspended assistant professor of sociology department Maidul Islam who was sent to jail in a case filed over making ‘derogatory remarks’ on prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Facebook....

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    BCSIR commits to extend cooperation for ensuring food standard

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on September 26, 2018

    The Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research authorities have expressed their commitment regarding ensuring food standard, saying that they will extend all sort of cooperation for ensuring food standard in the country....

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    India plans to take power from Arunachal to Bihar thru’ Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:41am on September 26, 2018

    A joint technical team of Dhaka and New Delhi will now review the feasibility report of the 765 kV EastWest Power Interconnector project proposed by India instead of implementing it immediately....

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    Registration could be lost if party skips polls 2nd time: EC secy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:27am on September 26, 2018

    Election Commission secretary Helaluddin Ahmed on Tuesday warned that any political party skipping two successive general election would be in the risk of losing registration...

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    Digital Security Bill passed to gag critics: HRW

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on September 26, 2018

    The Digital Security Bill was passed by Parliament in Bangladesh despite vehement opposition from journalists, ‘strikes a blow to freedom of speech,’ New York based international rights organization Human Rights Watch said Tuesday....