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    Govt, HC orders to save rivers ignored

    Sadiqur Rahman and Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:23am on September 24, 2017

    Most of the government directives and a High Court order to save the country’s important rivers from encroachments and pollutions go largely unheeded when the...

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    Controversial directors promoted

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:18am on September 24, 2017

    Most directors of controversial board of directors of BASIC Bank led by former chairman Sheikh Abdul Hye Bacchu were got promoted to higher government positions...

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    No end to Rohingya crisis in sight as persecution on

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:10am on September 24, 2017

    The influx of Rohingyas into Bangladesh fleeing persecution in Myanmar continued on Saturday as there was no let-up in violence, what the United Nations termed...

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    CJ leaves Japan for home    

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:13pm on September 23, 2017

    The chief justice, Surendra Kumar Sinha, left Japan on Saturday to return home after travelling 15-days to Canada and Japan from September 8-23. His personal...

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    Three including cop held with 452 pieces Yaba

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 06:19pm on September 23, 2017

      Detective branch of Barisal Metropolitan Police arrested three drug peddlers including a police constable and recovered 452 pieces of Yaba from them. The arrested...

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    Hindu Rohingya refugee’s body found in Ukhiya

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 04:51pm on September 23, 2017

    Ukhiya police recovered dead body of a Hindu Rohingya refugee from Talipara canal at Balukhali of Ukhiya in Cox’s Bazar on Saturday morning. The deceased...

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    UNHCR chief at Rohingya refugee camps

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 03:38pm on September 23, 2017

    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi visited Kutupalong Rohingya refugee camp under Ukhia upazila in Cox’s Bazar on Saturday...

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    Villagers’ clash injures 15 in Narail

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:40pm on September 23, 2017

    At least 15 people were injured in a clash between two groups of villagers following a previous enmity at village Jadunathpur in Narail Sadar on...

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    Four of a family sustain burn injuries at Ashulia

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 01:50pm on September 23, 2017

    Four members of a family suffered burns in an explosion at Kuturia in Ashulia, on the outskirts of Dhaka, early Saturday...

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    ‘Cattle thief’ lynched in Chuadanga

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:40am on September 23, 2017

    A suspected cattle thief was beaten to death by a mob at village Ramannagar of Damurhuda upazila in Chuadanga early Saturday...