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    Nat’l committee proposes alternative master plan for power sector

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:22am on July 23, 2017

    The National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports on Saturday proposed a draft 25-year master plan for the power sector focusing...

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    Two suspects killed in Chapai raid in April: CTTC chief

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on July 23, 2017

    The Counter Terrorism and Transitional Crime unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police on Saturday said that suspects in July 1, 2016 Gulshan café attack were killed...

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    Odhikar calls for urgent govt step

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:03am on July 23, 2017

    Rights group Odhikar on Saturday demanded that the government immediately look into the miseries Bangladeshi migrant workers were going through at privately-run detention centre in...

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    Flood-affected fish farmers see no hope of rehabilitation

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

    The government has no rehabilitation plan yet for farmers whose fish farms have been damaged in floods since early July...

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    Guitarist Zaheen found dead in city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on July 23, 2017

    The body of the lead guitarist of Mechanix metal band, Zaheen Ahmed, was found dead at his Dhanmondi residence in Dhaka on Saturday afternoon...

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    Negligence of govt agencies blamed

    Nazim Uddin . Chittagong | Updated at 12:51am on July 23, 2017

    Experts and eminent citizens blamed the negligence of government agencies concerned for the rise of casualties in landslides in Chittagong region...

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    Siddiqur unlikely to get back eyesight: doctor

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on July 23, 2017

    Physicians on Saturday expressed their fear that Titumir College student Siddiqur Rahman, who suffered grievous injuries in the eyes in police action on a demonstration...

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    DU student killed in Himchari landslide

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:33am on July 23, 2017

    A Dhaka University student was killed and another was injured as a portion of a hill collapsed at Himchari tourist spot in Cox’s Bazar Saturday...

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    HC bench officer forges order for bail in yaba case

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:27am on July 23, 2017

    A bench officer of the High Court Division has forged the bail order in favour of an accused of possessing 50,000 Yaba tablets...

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    CPB wants charges pressed against lawyer Imtiaz lifted

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 23, 2017

    Communist Party of Bangladesh on Saturday demanded that charges presses against Supreme Court lawyer Imtiaz Mahmud over his comments on Facebook should be withdrawn...