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    Edn ministry officials, school director held on specific charges: HM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 23, 2018

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Monday said the two education ministry officials and a school director were arrested on specific information. Education minister Nurul Islam...

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    BSTI drive against so-called filtered water

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:37pm on January 22, 2018

    The Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution on Monday conducted raids in Motijheel and Paltan in Dhaka against sale of so-called filtered...

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    DU student loses legs while attempting to get on running train

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 04:40pm on January 22, 2018

    A Dhaka University student lost his legs under the wheels of a train while he attempted to get on a running train at Shaheed M...

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    Date for Rohingya return triggers confusion

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:05am on January 23, 2018

    Confusion over the date of starting the much-talked repatriation of Rohingyas, who entered Bangladesh from Myanmar after October 2016, has arisen, with the two governments...

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    ‘Robber’ killed in ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Rangpur | Updated at 12:05am on January 23, 2018

    A suspected robber was killed in what police claimed as a gunfight in the early hours of Monday near Bangladesh Rice Research Institute office by...

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    20-km tailback on Dhaka-Tangail-Bangabandhu Bridge Highway

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 12:15pm on January 22, 2018

    Impenetrable fog and a road accident caused 20-kilometre tailback on Dhaka-Tangail-Bangabandhu Bridge Highway on Monday, leaving travellers...

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    Saraswati Puja being observed

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:19pm on January 22, 2018

    Saraswati Puja, one of the main religious festivals of the Hindu community, is being celebrated across the country. The puja is celebrated...

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    Four Ijtema devotees killed in Sylhet road accident

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:20am on January 22, 2018

    Four people were killed and 10 others injured as a bus carrying Bishwa Ijtema devotees collided head-on with a truck on Dhaka- Sylhet Highway at...

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    Another Rohingya man stabbed dead in Cox’s Bazar

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:40am on January 22, 2018

    Another Rohingya man was stabbed to death by some miscreants at Balukhali Rohingya camp of Ukhia upazila in Cox’s Bazar early Monday...

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    2 found dead in Sylhet hotel

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:49am on January 22, 2018

    Police recovered bodies of a young man and a young woman from a hotel room in Sylhet Sunday night. Sylhet kotwali police officer-in-charge Md Gousul...