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    500 shanties burnt in Karail slum fire

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:05am on March 16, 2017

    At least 500 shanties were burnt in a fire that broke out at Karail slum in the capital's Mohakhali area early Thursday...

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    Electioneering begins amid breach of code

    Yasmin Reema . Comilla | Updated at 01:18am on March 16, 2017

    Electioneering in the mayoral polls to Comilla City Corporation, scheduled for March 30, began on Wednesday amid allegation of the electoral code violation by candidates...

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    Amend laws for safe, secure digital platforms: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on March 16, 2017

    Speakers at a seminar in Dhaka on Wednesday stressed the need for amending laws that either exclude or vaguely cover online security breaches to ensure...

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    Officer-in-charge of Jessore Kotwali closed

    United News of Bangladesh . Jessore | Updated at 01:05am on March 16, 2017

    The officer-in-charge of Jessore Kotwali police station was closed to the district police lines on Tuesday night..

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    Ctg female teacher’s attacker lands in jail

    United News of Bangladesh . Chittagong | Updated at 01:00am on March 16, 2017

    A court in Chittagong sent a youth, who beat a female schoolteacher in the classroom at Patiya upazila following refusal of his love proposal, to...

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    Rundown buses on roads dodging mobile court drives

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:40am on March 16, 2017

    Rundown buses aged over 20 years continue to transport commuters in the capital dodging mobile courts, said residents...

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    Mitu, SI Akram killing interlinked

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:47am on March 16, 2017

    Family members of slain sub-inspector, Akram Hossain, on Wednesday met a Chittagong Metropolitan Police official and requested him to find whether there was any link...

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    Govt puts all energies for uplift in faster pace: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:45am on March 16, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said her government is making all out efforts to develop the country in a faster pace...

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    Nat’l SME Fair 2017 begins in city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:45am on March 16, 2017

    The 5th National Small and Medium Enterprise Fair 2017 began Wednesday at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre in the capital...

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    600 students get India’s Muktijoddha scholarship

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on March 16, 2017

    The Indian High Commission in Dhaka on Wednesday handed over scholarship cheques to 600 students who are direct descendents of freedom fighters...