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    Commodore Mahbub takes office as new BIWTA chairman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 21, 2019

    Commodore Mahbubul Islam on Wednesday took over charges as the new chairman of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority, said a press release....

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    Eight burned in fire from gas line leakage in capital

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:33pm on February 20, 2019

    At least eight people were burned as a bus caught fire from a leaked gas pipeline in Dhanmondi area of Dhaka on Wednesday afternoon.Duty officer...

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    PM hands over Ekushey Padak

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 06:01pm on February 20, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina handed over the Ekushey Padak 2019 to 21 eminent persons for their outstanding contributions to their respective fields on Wednesday.She handed...

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    IU expels five students over ragging

    Our Correspondent . Islamic University | Updated at 05:43pm on February 20, 2019

    The authorities of Islamic University in Kushtia on Wednesday expelled five of its students including a female one from the university temporarily for...

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    ISD celebrates multilingualism, cultural diversity of 27 nationalities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:14pm on February 20, 2019

    International School Dhaka organised a cultural show featuring multilingualism and cultural diversity of 27 nationalities to pay tribute to the...

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    Nation set to pay homage to language martyrs

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 04:28pm on February 20, 2019

    The nation is set to observer the Shaheed Dibash and the International Mother Language Day from midnight past Wednesday through...

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    ADB officials inspect Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf Highway

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:12pm on February 20, 2019

    Sacsin Chain, vice-president of Asian Development Bank, and its country director Monmohon Prakash inspected the expansion works of...

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    IU hosts discussion on Liberation War

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 04:10pm on February 20, 2019

    A discussion titled ‘Liberation War, Language Movement and Bangabandhu’ was held at Islamic University in Kushtia on Wednesday...

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    1,200 metres of Padma Bridge now visible

    United News of Bangladesh . Munshiganj | Updated at 02:15pm on February 20, 2019

    Around 1200 meters of Padma Bridge is visible now following the installation of another span, number seven, on the pillars no. 35 and...

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    Newly elected women MPs sworn in

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:32am on February 20, 2019

    The newly elected lawmakers to the seats reserved for women in the 11th Parliament were sworn in on Wednesday morning. Jatiya Sangsad speaker Shirin Sharmin...