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    Cop held in Madaripur for raping schoolgirl

    United News of Bangladesh . Madaripur | Updated at 02:10pm on May 21, 2019

    A 54-year-old policeman has been arrested for throwing a teenage girl out of his house through the ventilator reportedly after raping her.Police arrested Muktar Hossain,...

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    15 survivors of Mediterranean boat capsize return

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:07pm on May 21, 2019

    At least 15 Bangladeshi migrant workers who survived a boat capsize in the Mediterranean Sea on May 11 on the Tunisian coast returned home Tuesday.The...

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    14 GCC staff show-caused on corruption charge

    United News of Bangladesh . Gazipur | Updated at 12:59pm on May 21, 2019

    Show-cause notices have been served on 14 officials and employees of Gazipur City Corporation over corruption charges. GCC mayor Jahangir Alam came up...

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    One held with gold at Dhaka airport

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:48pm on May 21, 2019

    Customs officials held a young man along with 65 gold bars, weighing 6.5kg, at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Monday...

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    ‘ABT men’ demand toll from Panchagarh district chairman

    United News of Bangladesh . Panchagarh | Updated at 12:44pm on May 21, 2019

    Toll has been demanded from the Zila Parishad chairman, one of its members and several local traders in Panchagarh in the name of...

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    JL man killed in Bogura

    United News of Bangladesh . Bogura | Updated at 11:50am on May 21, 2019

    A local Juba League activist was hacked to death by rivals at Ramchandrapur in Sariakandi upazila on Monday evening. The deceased was...

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    Seven arrested, OC withdrawn over negligence

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 11:47am on May 21, 2019

    Rajshahi police on Monday withdrew Mohanpur police station officer-in-charge for his negligence in duty over the suicide of a schoolgirl allegedly after she was raped.Md...

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    Errant banks, NBFIs won’t get ADP funds

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:31am on May 21, 2019

    The banks and non-bank financial institutions who failed to give loans at nine per cent interest rate as per their commitment to the government will...

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    Rajshahi prison encroaching on char land

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 02:30am on May 21, 2019

    Rajshahi city residents on Monday submitted a memorandum to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for realisation of their 7-point demands, especially taking effective steps to stop...

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    ‘Tea garden workers killing day’ observed in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:32am on May 21, 2019

    Tea Garden workers in Sylhet on Monday observed the historical ‘Tea garden workers killing day’, through different programmes to meet their fundamental rights including recognising...