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    New DCs at 22 districts

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:36pm on February 25, 2018

    The government has appointed new deputy commissioners to 22 districts including Dhaka, Rajshahi, Chittagong, Rangpur, Mymensingh and Sylhet. The public administration ministry on Sunday issued...

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    Trees increasing in Sunderbans, minister tells JS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:48pm on February 25, 2018

    The number of different species of trees like Sundari, Gewya and Garan are  on the rise in Sunderbans following the ban on felling trees in...

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    Ex Rangpur mayor Jhantu passes away

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:23pm on February 25, 2018

    Former mayor of Rangpur City Corporation Sharfuddin Ahmed Jhantu died at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University in...

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    Khaleda bail hearing ends, order pending

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:05pm on February 25, 2018

    The High Court on Sunday heard the bail petition of Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia in the Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case in which...

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    No suggested probe done to identify plotters, plot

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:00am on February 25, 2018

    The reason, plot and plotters of the massacre during soldiers’ rebellion at the headquarters of Bangladesh Rifles, now renamed as Border Guard Bangladesh, in Dhaka...

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    Negligence to Bangla at univs irks PM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 25, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday expressed her dissatisfaction with public and private universities ignoring Bangla in their curriculums. She urged all to use Bangla...

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    BNP announces nationwide demo for Monday

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 04:07pm on February 24, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Saturday announced countrywide 'protest programme' for Monday for unconditional release of the party chairperson Khaleda Zia...

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    Section 144 underway at Sarail as Chhatra League factions face off

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 03:57pm on February 24, 2018

    The local administration in Brahmanbaria on Friday night slapped Section 144 at Sarail for Saturday as two factions of Bangladesh Chhatra League, the student wing...

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    Police foil BNP protest in city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 25, 2018

    Police on Saturday foiled Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s black flag demonstration in two cities of Dhaka by using water cannon and charging batons on demonstrators....

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    Swechchhasebak Dal leader killed in factional clash in Bogra

    Our Correspondent . Bogra | Updated at 12:28am on February 24, 2018

    A Swechchhasebak Dal leader was killed and three others injured in a factional clash at Gokul in Bogra Sadar on Friday over establishing supremacy in...