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    Four officials confess negligence in construction of haor dams

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:21pm on May 04, 2017

    Three top officials of the Bangladesh Water Development Board and a water resources ministry official confessed their negligence in the...

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    15 injured in villagers clash in Jhenidah, police fire gunshots

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 04:18pm on May 04, 2017

    At least 15 persons were injured, one of them with bullet-would, in a fierce clash among villagers at Paranpur of Jhenaidah Sdar upazila on...

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    120 metres of flood control embankment collapses in Sirajganj

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 04:00pm on May 04, 2017

    One hundred and twenty meters of the flood control embankment at Bahuka Tutul intersection in Sadar upazila went into the gorge of the Jamuna River...

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    Rokeya University VC freed after 13 hours confinement

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:48pm on May 04, 2017

    AKM Nur-un-Nabi, vice-chancellor of Begum Rokeya University, who was confined to his office allegedly by some Bangladesh Chhatra Leagu activists on Wednesday morning, was freed...

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    Education for all a top priority, says PM

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:18pm on May 04, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said ensuring education for all is her government’s top priority as it is the main tool to build a...

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    Gas supply out in Mirpur today

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:55am on May 04, 2017

    Gas supply across a vast area of Mirpur and its adjoining localities in the capital remains suspended since 8:00am because of the relocation of gas...

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    Combined SSC pass rate falls to 7-year low

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:05am on May 05, 2017

    The combined pass rate in Secondary School Certificate and equivalent examinations in 2017 fell to seven-year low and the number of students securing the highest...

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    Minor boy electrocuted in Jessore

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:22am on May 04, 2017

    A 10-year-old boy was electrocuted at village Chaulia in Jessore Sadar upazila on Wednesday night. Locals said Mehdi Hasan, 10, a class three student of...

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    Inu comes down hard on AI report

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:04am on May 04, 2017

    Speaking on World Press Freedom Day, information minister Hasanul Haq Inu has said distorted news publishers, provocateurs, and conspirators, not journalists, are ‘under pressure’ in...

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    Another arrested for father-daughter suicide

    Our Correspondent . Gazipur | Updated at 12:52am on May 04, 2017

    The police on Wednesday arrested one more accused in the case of inciting a man and his daughter to commit suicide by jumping before a...