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    Workers allowed to migrate to Qatar with no certainty of getting jobs

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:52am on February 20, 2019

    Beginning this month, the Bureau of Manpower, Employment and Training allowed over 1,000 workers to migrate to Qatar amid uncertainties that they would get jobs...

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    Allegation of misappropriation of Tk 1.58cr brought against Sylhet mayor

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:45am on February 20, 2019

    A construction firm owner on Tuesday complained that Sylhet mayor Ariful Haque Chowdhury swindled him out of Tk 1.58 crore, which he kept to the...

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    HC summons former BB exec director Shuvangkar Saha

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on February 20, 2019

    The High Court on Tuesday summoned former Bangladesh Bank executive director Shuvangkar Saha to appear before it on March 12 to explain why he had...

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    UZ polls to lose grandeur amid opposition boycott: Mahbub

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on February 20, 2019

    Election commissioner Mahbub Talukder on Tuesday said that the forthcoming upazila parishad election was going to lose its grandeur as main opposition is set to...

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    JOF’s public hearing rescheduled for Feb 22

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:38am on February 20, 2019

    Jatiya Oikya Front will now hold its public hearing in the capital on February 22 instead of February 24 to depict the ‘real scenario of...

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    Gas supply snapped in 30 localities in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on February 20, 2019

    Gas supply remained suspended for 12 hours at around 30 localities since Tuesday evening which compelled people to compromise their routine chores.Earlier on Monday, state-run...

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    DUCSU nomination form distribution begins

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on February 20, 2019

    No candidate from the mainstream student bodies collected the nomination form on the first day of the distribution of nomination forms for the upcoming Dhaka...

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    Officials helping grabbers must be punished

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:28am on February 20, 2019

    Government officials who helped grabbers prepare documents for claiming legal rights to illegally encroached wetlands, canals and rivers must be punished, greens, civil society activists...

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    Farashuddin report not published as CID probe on: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:19am on February 20, 2019

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Tuesday told parliament that the probe report on the Bangladesh Bank reserve heist was not made public to avert...

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    Nation set to observe Amar Ekushey

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 12:16am on February 20, 2019

    The nation will observe Amar Ekushey paying homage to the martyrs of the language movement of 1952 a minute after midnight past today by placing...