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    One killed, five injured in villagers’ clash at Kaliganj

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 10:40am on March 15, 2017

    A man was hacked to death and five others were injured in a clash among residents of two villages at Kaliganj upazila in Jhenaidah early...

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    Russian PM Medvedev to visit Dhaka

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on March 15, 2017

    Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev is likely to visit Dhaka in the third quarter of this year in a bid to take relations between the...

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    Daewoo assigned to explore deep sea block 12

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on March 15, 2017

    The government and the state-run Petrobangla on Tuesday signed a production sharing contract with POSCO Daewoo Corporation of South Korea without tendering for oil and...

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    Rajuk draws wrath of Rahmatullah MP, UP chairmen

    Mahamudul Hasan | Updated at 12:45am on March 15, 2017

    Rajuk on Tuesday drew severe criticism from AKM Rahmutullah, MP, and four union parishad chairmen for allowing unplanned development activities in the capital...

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    Apex court asks 6 politicians’ spouses, a daughter-in-law to surrender in trial courts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on March 15, 2017

    The Appellate Division on Tuesday directed six politicians’ wives and a daughter in law to immediately surrender in the trial courts to face proceedings in...

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    Injured yet to regain consciousness

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on March 15, 2017

    One of the victims, injured in the collapse of a girder of the under-construction Malibagh flyover early Monday, remained unconscious till Tuesday evening...

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    Economists warn of risky new fiscal

    Staff Correspondent    | Updated at 12:40am on March 15, 2017

    Economists at a pre-budget discussion on Tuesday warned that the coming fiscal would be risky because of the plummeting private investment and falling remittance...

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    Students continue demo for 4th day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on March 15, 2017

    Academic activities at the College of Home Economics were disrupted for the fourth consecutive day on Tuesday as students continued their demonstrations demanding elevation of...

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    RU teachers, students protest at Juba League attack

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on March 15, 2017

    Teachers and students of Rajshahi University Management Studies department formed a human chain on the university campus and observed class boycott programme on Tuesday, protesting...

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    Dhaka, Beijing plan to counter extremism jointly

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:33am on March 15, 2017

    China has proposed to sign a memorandum of standing for jointly countering violent extremism. Inspector general of police AKM Shahidul Hoque said this at a...