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    PM urges imams to prevent Islam’s misinterpretation

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:36pm on February 09, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday reiterated her call to Islamic scholars, imams and teachers, to prevent the misinterpretation of Islam and widely publicise that...

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    HRW urges Bangladesh govt to reject Rohingya refugee relocation plan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:29pm on February 09, 2017

    New York-based rights organisation Human Rights Watch said the Bangladesh government should immediately drop its plan to transfer Rohingya refugees to an...

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    Worker killed in city wall collapse

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:03pm on February 09, 2017

    A worker was killed and another injured when the boundary wall of a building collapsed on them in the city’s Baridhara area on...

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    Ex-Rajuk chair, Partex director arrested

    Ahammad Foyez and Robiul Islam | Updated at 12:49pm on February 09, 2017

    The Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrates’ Court on Thursday rejected the bail and remand pleas of former Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha chairman Iqbal Uddin Chowdhury and Partex...

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    Motorcyclist killed in city road accident

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 12:13pm on February 09, 2017

    A motorcyclist was killed in a road accident in Sher-e-Banglanagar area in the city Thursday morning. The deceased was identified as an employee of...

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    Sleeper damage in Gazipur fire disrupts train communications

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:31am on February 09, 2017

    Rail communications of Dhaka with other parts of the country was disrupted for half an hour due to the damage of a number of rail...

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    Verdict Feb 26

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on February 09, 2017

    A Dhaka court on Wednesday fixed February 26 to deliver the verdict in the death of a four-year-old boy, Jihad, who died after falling into...

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    $800m ADB loan likely this year, says Muhith

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on February 09, 2017

    The finance minister, AMA Muhith, on Wednesday said that the country would obtain a loan tranche over $ 800 million from the Asian Development Bank...

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    Suspected robbers killed in ‘gunfight’ in Bogra

    Our Correspondent . Bogra | Updated at 12:53am on February 09, 2017

    Two men believed to be robbers were killed in an alleged ‘gunfight with police’ at Kahalu of the northern district early hours of Wednesday, police...

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    1,925 online newspapers, TVs, radios seek registration

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on February 09, 2017

    A total of 1,925 online newspapers, televisions and radios applied for registration with the government, information minister Hasanul Haq Inu told parliament on Wednesday...