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    Rohingya issue can be solved through discussion with Myanmar: FM

    Our Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:42am on January 16, 2019

    New foreign minister AKM Abdul Momen on Tuesday said that the Rohingya issue was a very critical and significant one which should be addressed on...

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    Joy, Salman appointed advisers to PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:35am on January 16, 2019

    Salman Fazlur Rahman was appointed as her private industry and investment adviser while Sajeeb Wazed Joy was reappointed as the prime minister’s part time and...

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    Law minister says JOF demand for re-election unconstitutional

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:18pm on January 15, 2019

    Law minister Anisul Huq on Tuesday described Jatiya Oikya Front’s demand for re-election as ‘unconstitutional and disrespect’ to people’s verdict. ‘Oikya Front’s demand for re-election...

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    Govt fails to control rice price, alleges BNP 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:51pm on January 15, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Tuesday alleged that the government has completely failed to control the overheated rice market as the ruling party-backed syndicate is raising...

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    AL to contest upazila polls without allies

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:06pm on January 15, 2019

    Awami League will contest the upcoming Upazila Parishad elections without any alliance, party general secretary Obaidul Quader said on Tuesday. ‘We won’t go into the...

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    Home minister rejects claims of ‘ghost’ cases

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:38pm on January 15, 2019

    Bangladesh home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Tuesday rejected claims about ‘ghost’ cases, saying they had been filed on specific charges. He made the comment at...

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    AL starts selling nomination forms for reserved seats

    Moloy Saha and Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:08pm on January 15, 2019

    The ruling Awami League on Tuesday started selling nomination forms for election to the reserved seats in the 11th parliament for women while its major...

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    JS secretariat, EC confused about status of Kishoreganj 1

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 02:20am on January 15, 2019

    Legal disputes prompted wrangling between the Election Commission and Parliament secretariat over who would announce that the Kishoreganj 1 constituency fell vacant following death of...

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    Most orgs want balance of power between top posts

    Arifur Rahman | Updated at 12:54am on January 15, 2019

    Most of the student organisations in Dhaka University want amendment to the university’s students’ union constitution so that the balance of power among the president...

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    Obaidul asks for gazette notification for Road Transport Act implementation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on January 15, 2019

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Monday directed officials concerned to take initiatives for a gazette notification to implement the Road Transport Act....