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    7 DU students arrested for last year’s admission fraud

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on November 22, 2017

    Criminal Investigation Department of the police on Tuesday arrested Dhaka University’s seven first-year students who allegedly committed admission test fraud to secure their enrolment last...

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    Tanner dies in police custody

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on November 22, 2017

    A 65-year-old tanner died in police custody on Tuesday two days after he was picked up with his two sons and two nephews from their...

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    Police intercept BNP meeting in Jessore

    Our Correspondent . Jessore | Updated at 12:30am on November 22, 2017

    The police intercepted a meeting of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s Jessore unit and assaulted a journalist at Jessore Press Club on Tuesday. New Age’s Jessore...

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    Malaysian job opportunities widen for Bangladeshis

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:25am on November 22, 2017

    Job opportunities for Bangladeshi workers swelled in Malaysia since July when it began large scale recruitments of Bangladeshis for all the sectors, according to Bangladesh...

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    BUET students to go back to class on Saturday

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on November 22, 2017

    Students of the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, who continued boycotting their classes since October 29, on Tuesday decided to go back to their...

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    Banks bleed as bad debts grow

    M Ibrahim Ibne Towhid | Updated at 12:15am on November 22, 2017

    A total of Tk 18,135 crore of loans became defaulted in the banking sector in nine months of 2017 as the trend continued in the...

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    Segunbagicha house owners protest at holding tax hike

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on November 22, 2017

    A group of house-owners protested on Tuesday against the government’s recent hike in holding tax in the city....

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    141 cases filed for traffic rule violation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12am on November 22, 2017

    Three mobile courts of Bangladesh Road Transport Authority filed 141cases and realised Tk 3.53 lakh for violation of traffic rules in Dhaka and adjoining areas...

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    CNG-autos feel pinch as ride sharing services get popular

    Shahin Akhter with Sarwar Kamal in Chittagong | Updated at 12:11am on November 22, 2017

    Mobile app-based ride sharing services are getting popular in Dhaka and Chittagong metropolitan cities as many are turning their back on compressed natural gas-run auto-rickshaws...

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    10 lawyers to defend poor Titu Ray

    Our Correspondent . Rangpur | Updated at 12:05am on November 22, 2017

    Different rights organisations have appointed ten lawyers to defend poor Titu Ray, the lone accused, in a case of defaming Islam and its prophet through...