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    Titu Ray denied bail again

    Our Correspondent . Rangpur | Updated at 02:01am on December 14, 2017

    A Rangpur court on Wednesday rejected the bail petition of Titu Ray, the lone accused in the case of defaming Islam and its prophet in...

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    Worker burnt in Gazipur factory dies

    United News of Bangladesh . Gazipur | Updated at 12:55am on December 14, 2017

    A female worker, who suffered burn injuries as a gas cylinder exploded at a cosmetics factory in Kaliakair upazila on Tuesday, died at Dhaka Medical...

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    HC forbids collection of extra fees from SSC candidates

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:54am on December 14, 2017

    The High Court Division of the Supreme Court in a fresh directive on Wednesday directed the education ministry secretary and chairmen of all the education...

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    New arrivals of Rohingyas now stand at 647,000: IOM

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:21am on December 14, 2017

    Some 647,000 new arrivals of Rohingyas were reported as of December 12, according to IOM Needs and Population Monitoring report released on Wednesday....

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    No open function on 31st night: home minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on December 14, 2017

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Wednesday said no open function would be allowed on 31st night and no outsider would be allowed to enter the...

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    128 polling centres ‘vulnerable’

    Zakir Hossain . Rangpur | Updated at 12:15am on December 14, 2017

    The returning officer’s office in Rangpur City Corporation poll spotted some 128 polling centres as ‘vulnerable’, following reports from different law enforcement agencies....

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    10,500MW power generation planned for Boro season

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:00am on December 14, 2017

    Dependence on expensive fuel oil-fired power plants is set to shot up during coming Boro season as the government plans to generate up to 5,900MW...

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    Families unhappy as Ashraf, Mueen not brought back

    Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 12:05am on December 14, 2017

    There is almost no headway in bringing back Chowdhury Mueenuddin and Ashrafuzzaman Khan to the country even four years after a special tribunal sentenced them...

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    Martyred Intellectuals Day today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on December 14, 2017

    The nation today recalls the countless intellectuals who embraced martyrdom at the hands of Pakistani occupation army and their local collaborators’ killing squads on this...

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    Full list still eludes nation

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:05am on December 14, 2017

    The nation still waits for a comprehensive list of how many intellectuals were killed by the Pakistani occupation army and their local collaborators as the...