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    Occupational hazards remain unchanged

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 02:14am on September 23, 2017

    Around 15,000 workers of newly relocated tannery industries at Savar continued to work amid occupational hazards as they did at Hazaribagh....

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    People’s tribunal in KL finds Myanmar guilty

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:43am on September 23, 2017

    The Permanent Peoples Tribunal’s on Friday found the State of Myanmar guilty of the crime of genocide against the Kachin people and other Muslim groups,...

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    Two ‘drug dealers’ arrested in Jessore

    Our Correspondent . Jessore | Updated at 12:42am on September 23, 2017

    The Border Guard Bangladesh arrested two listed drug peddlers along with 324 bottles of Phensedyl, and one kilogram of cannabis, at Barni frontier under Chaugachha...

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    Teesta, Brahmaputra swell again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on September 23, 2017

    A fresh rise in the water levels of the Teesta and the Brahmaputra rivers resulted in inundating low lying areas in Lalmonirhat on Friday, confirms...

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    DoE acts against cropland saving govt policy

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:26am on September 23, 2017

    The Department of Environment is acting against the government policy as it continues to encourage topsoil consuming brick production at the cost of fertility of...

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    Number of caesarean births on rise

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:35am on September 23, 2017

    Caesarean section, a surgical operation for delivering a child by cutting through the wall of the abdomen of mothers with delivery complications, is being misused...

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    Mount pressure on Myanmar army over Rohingya issue: Rushanara

    United News of Bangladesh . Sylhet | Updated at 12:14am on September 23, 2017

    Expressing concern over the Rohingya crisis, visiting UK prime minister’s trade envoy Rushanara Ali, MP, stressed the need for mounting international pressure on Myanmar army...

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    Flood-affected farmers hit by soaring rice price

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:35am on September 23, 2017

    Millions of subsistent farmers of boro and aman rice and other crops after suffering staggering losses caused by floods in the northern and eastern districts...

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    Rohingyas dangerously living on hill slopes

    Mohiuddin Alamgir with Muktadir Rashid in Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:35am on September 23, 2017

    A large number of the tens of thousands of Rohingyas, who fled violence in Myanmar, are living precariously on the slopes of hills in Cox’s...

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    Army to assist admin in relief distribution among Rohingyas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:31pm on September 22, 2017

    Army to assist admin in distribution relief among RohingyasStaff Correspondent Cox’s Bazar district administration on Friday said that in order to put the relief distribution...