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    Myanmar military outpaces Pak army’s brutality: NHRC chair

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:39am on February 26, 2017

    The National Human Right Commission chairman, Kazi Reazul Hoque, on Saturday said Myanmar military men outpaced the brutalities once unleashed by Pakistan army on Bangalis...

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    11 killed, 10 injured in six districts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on February 26, 2017

    At least 11 people were killed while 10 others were wounded in separate road accidents in Cox’s Bazar, Dhaka, Jhenaidah, Magura, Patuakhali and Tangail districts,...

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    Workers call indefinite strike in Khulna’s 10 districts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on February 26, 2017

    Bangladesh Sarak Paribahan Sramik Federation on Saturday enforced an indefinite strike across 10 districts under Khulna division from today, protesting against a life-term of a...

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    180 sued over Lakshmipur clash

    United News of Bangladesh . Laxmipur | Updated at 12:34am on February 26, 2017

    A case was filed against 180 people in connection with Friday’s triangular clash among police, villagers and devotees in Tumchar area of sadar upazila...

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    Dhaka now a big pollution pocket: experts

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:33am on February 26, 2017

    The unchecked discharge of dust from the under-construction Malibagh-Moghbazar flyover, metro rail project, road repairs, installation of utility lines digging roads, drain development and other...

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    Planners for density planning to make Dhaka liveable

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:15pm on February 25, 2017

    Urban planners on Saturday emphasised the need for proper density planning and its inclusion in the upcoming detailed area plan of Dhaka for making it...

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    Court records statement of former JP MP Quader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:21am on February 26, 2017

    A judicial magistrate court in Gaibandha on Saturday evening recorded statement of former Jatiya Party lawmaker Abdul Quader Khan in the case of killing Gaibandha-1...

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    After two years, probe not yet completed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12am on February 26, 2017

    It is two years after the killing of secular writer and founder of Munto-Mona blog Avijit Roy, with the police still continuing the investigation...

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    Children not to be tried in regular courtroom: CJ

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:01am on February 26, 2017

    Chief Justice SK Sinha has directed district judges to ensure that trials of accused children were held at simple courtrooms of children’s courts with no...

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    DCCI says gas price hike to raise cost of doing business

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:50pm on February 25, 2017

    Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Saturday urged the government to review the decision of increasing gas price considering the present cost of doing...