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    JS body for probe to identify culprits

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on October 30, 2017

    A parliamentary committee on Sunday asked the government to launch greater investigation into the massive corruptions at Farmers Bank Limited and NRB Commercial Bank with...

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    Govt urged to modify laws, policies dealing sexual harassment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on October 30, 2017

    Academics and women’s rights campaigners on Sunday urged the government to take necessary steps to amend the laws and policies dealing sexual harassment....

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    JS body for exemplary punishment of Aziza’s killers

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:52am on October 30, 2017

    Parliamentary standing committee on women and children affairs ministry on Sunday suggested the government to ensure exemplary punishment of the killers of Aziza who was...

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    Goods transports strike in Ctg withdrawn

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:50am on October 30, 2017

    Owners and workers of goods transports Sunday evening withdrew their work abstention after 11 hours in five districts under Chittagong division protesting at the government’s...

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    Nine killed, 35 injured in Pabna, Manikganj

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on October 30, 2017

    At least seven people were killed and 25 others were injured as two buses collided head-on on Dhaka-Pabna highway at Bohalbaria of Santhia in Pabna...

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    JU economics dept holds seminar on Nobel Prize in Economics

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on October 30, 2017

    A seminar titled Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics – 2017 was held on the Jahangirnagar University campus on Sunday....

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    Shipping convention demands well organised, environment friendly shipping network

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:45am on October 30, 2017

    The first national shipping convention ended in the capital Sunday stressing the need for ‘well organized and environment-friendly inland and marine shipping network’ for Bangladesh...

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    Ex-leader of BCL shot dead in Jessore

    Our Correspondent . Jessore | Updated at 12:44am on October 30, 2017

    A former leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League was shot to death at Bezpara in Jessore town Saturday night...

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    Ragib Ali, his son released on bail

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:05am on October 30, 2017

    Industrialist Ragib Ali and his son Abdul Hai, who are convicted in cases filed for forging a land ministry circular and occupying Tarapur Tea Estate...

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    Myanmar’s lukewarm response makes Dhaka unhappy

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on October 30, 2017

    The government was not satisfied with the response it got from the Myanmar authorities on return of forcibly displaced nationals of the country from Bangladesh,...