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    Bus strike in southern dists continue   

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:35pm on February 17, 2017

    Movement of buses in three southern districts-- Patuakhali, Barguna and Barisal remained suspended for the second consecutive day due to an...

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    Man killed in Rajbari 'gunfight'

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:19am on February 17, 2017

    A suspected member of an outlawed party was killed in a reported gunfight with police at village Maura Bongram of Pangsha upazila in Rajbari early...

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    Dhaka city’s disaster resilience went up in 2016 : study says

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:01am on February 17, 2017

    Dhaka city achieved higher disaster resilience in 2016 compared to the situation in 2010, said a study unveiled on Thursday...

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    DSCC will clear all footpaths: mayor

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on February 17, 2017

    Dhaka South City mayor Mohammad Sayeed Khokon on Thursday said that the corporation would continue its drives to free city streets from vendors and all...

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    Business interest of elites behind steady growth: workshop

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on February 17, 2017

    The steady growth of Bangladesh has been possible because of deals struck among elites across political divides over shared economic interests, speakers said at a...

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    Opportunity for institutions to get special prices

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:48am on February 17, 2017

    The Ekushey Book Fair brings an opportunity for educational institutions to have access to a variety of books in subjects of interest at one place...

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    Anisul wants steps from WB

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:30am on February 17, 2017

    Law, justice and parliamentary affairs minister Anisul Huq has said that the World Bank has to take some steps to regain trust of its member...

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    15 individuals, BAF named for Independence Award

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:29am on February 17, 2017

    Fifteen individuals and Bangladesh Air Force have been picked for the Independence Award-2017 in recognition of their glorious and outstanding contributions to their respective fields...

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    DSCC official caught red-handed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on February 17, 2017

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday caught a Dhaka South City Corporation tax official red-handed while taking bribe in Dhaka...

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    Tofail hints at ban on Pak book on Liberation War

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on February 17, 2017

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Thursday hinted at a possible ban on the entry of a book, ‘Creation of Bangladesh: Myths Exploded’ written by a...