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    Rape incidents surged for lack of law enforcement: Selima

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:07am on July 13, 2019

    BNP standing committee member Selima Rahman on Friday alleged that rape and other crimes have marked a sharp rise in the country for lack of...

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    Merciless Mayhem screened

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 11:51pm on July 12, 2019

    Canada-based Bangladeshi journalist-filmmaker Fuad Chowdhury’s investigative documentary Merciless Mayhem, which was screened at National Art Gallery Auditorium to a packed audience, gives a glimpse into...

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    Democracy isn’t in crisis: Quader

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:26am on July 12, 2019

    Democracy in Bangladesh was not in crisis, Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader said on Thursday. ‘The BNP has a shortage of democracy in the...

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    JSD president leaves for Bangkok for treatment

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

    Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal president ASM Abdur Rob left Dhaka to Bangkok on Wednesday for treatment. Rob had been suffering from heart disease for some times...

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    Menon upset as his proposal turned down

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:41pm on July 11, 2019

    Bangladesh Workers Party MP Rashed Khan Menon on Thursday expressed his disappointment in parliament for not accepting his proposal for allowing MPs to discuss the...

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    GM Siraj of BNP takes oath as MP

    Staff Correpondent | Updated at 05:17pm on July 11, 2019

    Newly elected Bangladesh Nationalist Party member of parliament Golam Mohammad Sirajul Islam on Thursday took oath to his office as the seventh MP of the...

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    Govt digitising services to curb corruption: Joy

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:56am on July 11, 2019

    Prime minister’s ICT affairs adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy on Wednesday said the government has been working to digitise all government services to curb corruption.‘When all...

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    LDA demands withdrawal of gas price hike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:53am on July 11, 2019

    Leaders of the Left Democratic Alliance on Wednesday called on the government to withdraw the increased prices of gas that came into effect from July...

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    RU BCL president among 7 sued for extortion

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 02:15am on July 11, 2019

    A local trader has sued seven leaders of Rajshahi University unit Bangladesh Chhatra League including its president for extortion, issuing death threat, and looting litchi...

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    Khaleda Zia sends legal notice to home secretary

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:35am on July 10, 2019

    Former prime minister Khaleda Zia on Tuesday sent legal notices to five officials, including the home secretary, for not allowing her to sign the power...