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    Six looted arms from Teknaf Ansar camp recovered in Bandarban

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:55am on March 01, 2017

    Rapid Action Battalion on Wednesday claimed they recovered six firearms looted from Teknaf Ansar camp in Cox’s Bazar, at Tumbru Paschimkul of Naikhyangchari in Bandarban...

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    Transport worker shot in clash at Gabtali, strike continues

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50am on March 01, 2017

    A driver was killed in a clash between law enforcers and transport workers at Gabtali in Dhaka on Wednesday morning, the second day of the...

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    Schoolboy stabbed to death in city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:33am on March 01, 2017

    A schoolboy was allegedly stabbed by his classmate and subsequently died at Dhaka Medical College and Hospital on Wednesday morning...

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    Edn secy, 5 others face contempt charge

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:13am on March 01, 2017

    The High Court on Tuesday issued a contempt of court rule against six people, including education secretary Sohrab Hossain, for not electing the governing body...

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    US senior official due next week

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on March 01, 2017

    The new US administration is set to dispatch a senior state department official to Dhaka next week to assess issues relating to Bangladesh...

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    DU teacher fired over sexual harassment

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on March 01, 2017

    Dhaka University authorities fired sociology department professor Shahadat Hossain on charges of sexually harassing female students. The decision was made on Monday night at the...

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    Govt provides aus incentives amid fall in production

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:07am on March 01, 2017

    The government has distributed incentives worth Tk 32.90 crore among over 2.26 lakh small and marginalised farmers across the country amid a shortfall in aus...

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    Govt under pressure to amend law

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 01:04am on March 01, 2017

    The government is under pressure to amend the Banking Companies Act 1981 to increase the number of family members in the board of directors of...

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    Soil test for building construction ignored

    Mahamudul Hasan | Updated at 12:57am on March 01, 2017

    Most of the buildings in the capital and elsewhere in the country were constructed without testing the soil’s load bearing capacity. No seismic analysis is...

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    No extra-judicial killing exists in country: HM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on March 01, 2017

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Tuesday informed the parliament that there was no existence of extra-judicial killing in Bangladesh...