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    Ivy says needs 5 years to complete dev works

    Our Correspondent . Narayanganj | Updated at 12:53am on December 18, 2016

    Mayoral candidates to the Narayanganj City Corporation polls took part in a discussion at Narayanganj Club on Saturday, to highlight their election pledges...

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    100 per cent encashment of pension money by govt servants to be abolished from July

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on December 18, 2016

    A finance ministry proposal to abolish 100 per cent encashment of pension money by retired government employees awaits the president’s approval...

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    No permanent librarian, caretaker appointed

    Mahiuddin Alamgir and Delwar Kabir | Updated at 12:37am on December 18, 2016

    The government is yet to appoint a permanent librarian and caretaker to the museum and library built in the memory of Bir Sreshtha Hamidur Rahman...

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    Nation celebrates 46th Victory Day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on December 18, 2016

    The nation celebrated the 46th Victory Day on Friday paying tribute to the freedom fighters who made the supreme sacrifice in the War for Independence...

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    HC questions system

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:34am on December 18, 2016

    The High Court on Thursday issued a rule asking the authorities concerned to explain why sections 4 (2), 5 and 17 of the Zila Parishad...

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    Gas shortage plagues city life

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:23am on December 18, 2016

    An increased demand for gas, to keep off the chill of the winter, is having a crippling impact on life in the capital, with the...

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    President’s talks with parties begin today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:48pm on December 17, 2016

    The president, Abdul Hamid, is scheduled for today to sit for talks with the Bangladesh Nationalist Party at Bangabhaban kicking off his talks with registered...

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    Bangladesh to graduate from LDC status in 2024: UNCTAD

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha     | Updated at 06:30pm on December 17, 2016

    Bangladesh is expected to graduate from the group of the least developed countries in the 2017-2024 period, according to a report of the United Nations...

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    11 human skeletons found on Padma shoal

    our correspondent | Updated at 03:47pm on December 17, 2016

    Border Guards Bangladesh personnel on Saturday recovered 11 human skeletons from Char Majhardia, a shoal of Padma River in Rajshahi...

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    Pro-poor law on right to food demanded

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 03:45pm on December 17, 2016

    Taking part in a public-hearing, professional leaders, development activists and other stakes unequivocally called for formulating pro-poor access to food law...