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    BNP getting ready for 7th council, says Fakhrul

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:26pm on June 22, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday said their party is taking preparations for holding its 7th national council. ‘We’re preparing...

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    Left leader Abdus Salam remembered

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on June 22, 2019

    The thoughts and principles of left leader Abdus Salam should be upheld to wage the struggle for democracy in Bangladesh, observed a group of politicians...

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    Khaleda not released for govt interference: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on June 22, 2019

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party standing committee member, Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury, on Friday complained that the imprisoned BNP chairperson, Khaleda Zia, was still languishing in...

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    Govt to vocationally train up specially-abled people: Palak

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:59am on June 21, 2019

    State minister for information and communication technology Zunayed Ahmed Palak on Thursday said that the government has taken inclusive initiatives to bring the specially-abled persons...

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    LDA wants more budget allocation in education, health, agri sectors

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:56am on June 21, 2019

    Leaders of the Left Democratic Alliance on Thursday at a protest rally in Dhaka rejected the proposed budget for fiscal 2019-20 placed in the Parliament...

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    Matia for not increasing tax on saving certificates

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:49am on June 21, 2019

    Ruling Awami League lawmaker and former agriculture minister Matia Chowdhury on Thursday criticised the finance minister for increasing tax at source on the family savings...

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    Govt urged to buy paddy directly from farmers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:33am on June 21, 2019

    Leaders of the Bangladesh Krishak Samiti on Thursday at a protest rally in Dhaka called on the government to take steps to buy paddy from...

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    Rights campaigners call allocations for ethnic groups discriminatory

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on June 21, 2019

    Rights campaigners on Thursday demanded increasing the allocation for the ethnic groups in the proposed national budget to at least Tk 4,000 crore. Bangladesh Adivasi...

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    Fakhrul seeks int’l help

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on June 21, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Thursday urged the international community to compel Myanmar to take back Rohingyas with dignity...

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    AL partners slam govt for bank scam

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 02:32am on June 20, 2019

    Leaders of ruling Awami League-led grand alliance criticised the government for corruption in the banking sector and said that the central bank had failed to...