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    3 people killed in separate incidents in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on September 18, 2017

    Three people, including a housewife, were killed in separate incidents in the capital on Sunday. A medicine shop-owner was stabbed to death allegedly by his...

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    No headway in finding out Aniruddha Roy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 18, 2017

    Police are yet to make any headway in finding out businessman Aniruddha Kumar Roy even after three weeks of his abduction from Gulshan in the...

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    Frequent power cuts add to people’s suffering amid sultry weather

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2017

    Suffering of people in sultry weather has intensified with frequent power cuts across the country in recent days. Shortage of power supply coupled with technical...

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    Water levels of major rivers recede

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2017

    Floodwater in the northern and eastern districts receded on Sunday as the major rivers have continued to fall, according to Flood Foresting and Warning Centre...

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    Rain worsens plight of Rohingyas

    Mohiuddin Alamgir with Mohammad Nurul Islam in Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2017

    Thousands of Rohingyas massed in makeshift camps in Cox’s Bazar after fleeing ‘ethnic cleansing’ in Myanmar passed a sleepless night as heavy rain beginning from...

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    Patients flock abroad

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2017

    An increasing number of Bangladeshi patients flock to neighbouring countries, including India, Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia for ‘better treatment’ draining out foreign exchange...

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    Historic education day observed

    DU correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2017

    The historic Education Day was observed on the Dhaka University campus on Sunday with a call to introduce a scientific, single-stream, pro-people and secular education...

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    Local influential grabs Lalmonirhat temple land

    Our Correspondent . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2017

    The Hindus at Moghalhat union of Lalmonirhat Sadar have decided not to observe Durga Puja this year, as a local influential person has grabbed a...

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    80 pc of new diseases originated from animals, birds in last 25 yrs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2017

    At least 35 new diseases that caused sufferings to people across the world in last 25 years and 80 per cent of them originated from...

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    DU teachers protest at Rohingya persecution

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2017

    A section of teachers of Dhaka University formed a human chain at the foot of Aparajeyo Bangla of Dhaka University on Sunday protesting against the...

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