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    Indonesia urges steps on Rohingya issue

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 12:38am on February 11, 2017

    Myanmar should take significant steps to achieve peace in Rakhine state, Indonesia’s foreign minister said Friday, warning that the bloody crackdown on the country’s Muslim...

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    Genocide or not, it’s unacceptable: UK envoy

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:37am on February 11, 2017

    The British, Canadian and Australian high commissioners in Dhaka have been left shaken by harrowing tales of violence and suffering they heard from Rohingya refugees...

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    Acid attacker detained in Ctg

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:36am on February 11, 2017

    A young woman suffered from burn injuries as a man hurled acid on her in Chittagong city’s Chashma Hill area under Panchlaish police, on Thursday...

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    Changes in national ambient air quality standards proposed

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:24am on February 11, 2017

    The Department of Environment has taken a plan to update the country’s ambient air quality standards to widen the area of enforcement...

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    US court rules against Trump on travel ban

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:22am on February 11, 2017

    A US court on Thursday unanimously refused to reinstate Donald Trump’s ban on refugees and nationals from seven Muslim-majority countries, dealing the new president and...

  • Bhola Khanka Sharif set on fire

    Our Correspondent . Bhola | Updated at 12:15am on February 11, 2017

    At least 30 people, including four cops, were injured as activists of Quomi Madrasah-based organisation Imam Akida Sangra khkhan Committee clashed with police and inmates...

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    Bangladeshi killed by BSF

    Our Correspondent . Kurigram | Updated at 12:05am on February 11, 2017

    Indian Border Security Force once again shot dead a Bangladesh national and injured another along Dharmapur border in Rahumari upazila in Kurigram Friday morning. The...

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    Non-vendors placed on list

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:00am on February 11, 2017

    City corporation employees, government employees, market owners and people from different professions including traders have been placed on list of vendors for rehabilitation prepared by...

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    Patients flock to India draining out forex

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:05am on February 11, 2017

    Bangladeshi patients are flocking to India and some Asian countries because of lack of better medical facilities at home. A number of patients and public...

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    Book fair abuzz with weekend crowd

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 06:04pm on February 10, 2017

    A large number of weekend crowd were seen on Friday on the 10th day of the Amar Ekushey Granthamela-2017, which has turned into a vibrant...