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    Seven-point demand of Oikya Front unacceptable: Tofail

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:37am on October 20, 2018

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Friday said the seven-point demands of the newly floated Jatiya Oikya Front were unacceptable as the alliance was engaging in...

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    Quader visits ailing H T Imam at hospital

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:22am on October 20, 2018

    The Awami League general secretary and road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Friday visited the ailing political adviser to prime minister Sheikh Hasina,...

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    Nagarik Oikya protests at intimidation of Khulna leaders

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on October 20, 2018

    Nagarik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna on Friday alleged that the police were threatening the party’s Khulna city unit member-secretary M Mostaquzzaman and Khulna sadar...

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    JOF rally in Sylhet suspended, not cancelled: Quader

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 01:10am on October 20, 2018

    Ruling Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Friday claimed that the first public rally of newly floated Jatiya Oikya Front scheduled for October 23...

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    JOF leaders to go to Sylhet on Oct 24

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on October 20, 2018

    The new political alliance Jatiya Oikya Front announced on Friday that its top leaders would go to Sylhet on October 24 to offer fateha at...

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    New DAP ready as previous one falls thru

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:03am on October 20, 2018

    Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha has prepared a new Detailed Area Plan for 2016-2035 as the previous DAP expired in 2015, with most of the promises made...

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    HRW blasts Bangladesh’s crackdown on social media

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    United States-based Human Rights Watch in a statement on Friday said that Bangladesh government has embarked upon ‘intensive’ and ‘intrusive’ surveillance and monitoring of social...

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    Bikalpa Dhara splits, a group relieves B Chy, Mahi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    Bikalpadhara Bangladesh’s faction floated on Friday relieved president Badruddoza Chowdhury, secretary general Abdul Mannan and joint secretary general Mahi B Chowdhury from the party a...

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    Bangladesh NAP, NDP meet B Chy to expand Jukta Front

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:44am on October 19, 2018

    Top leaders of Bangladesh National Awami Party and National Democratic Party, which recently quit Bangladesh Nationalist Party-led alliance,....

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    Menon for establishing rights of hijra community

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:02am on October 19, 2018

    Social welfare minister Rashed Khan Menon on Thursday laid emphasis on establishing the rights of the hijra or third gender community in society....