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    Shamima not Bangladesh citizen: foreign ministry

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on February 21, 2019

    The government on Wednesday said that ISIS outfit member’s wife Shamima Begum would not be allowed to enter Bangladesh territory as she was not a...

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    Man hacked dead in Cumilla

    United News of Bangladesh . Cumilla | Updated at 12:27am on February 21, 2019

    A young man was hacked to death by unidentified assailants at Hatikata in Homna upazila of Cumilla on Wednesday morning.The deceased was identified as Nasir,...

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    Video shows BGB man opening fire on villagers

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:20am on February 21, 2019

    A video went viral on social media network that showed a Border Guard Bangladesh soldier opening fire on villagers at Bahrampur of Haripur upazila in...

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    Deadly fire kills 70 in Dhaka’s Chawk Bazar

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:12am on February 21, 2019

    At least 45 people were killed and 50 others injured as a deadly fire broke out in a densely populated residential area at Chawk Bazar...

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    Road accidents kill 7 in 3 dists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:51pm on February 20, 2019

    At least seven people were killed and 19 injured in road accidents in Lalmonirhat, Jhenaidah and Natore on Tuesday and Wednesday....

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    Dhaka’s air quality ‘5th worst’ on Wednesday 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:37pm on February 20, 2019

    Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka ranked fifth on Wednesday in the AirVisual Index of the world’s cities with the worst air quality.In the real-time air quality ranking,...

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    Only eleven books on language movement so far hit stalls

    Arifur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on February 21, 2019

    The number of titles on the language movement in Ekushey Book Fair is insignificant when the fair is organised to recall the movement and those...

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    Books for Marma, Tripura pre-pry students finally reach Rangamati

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 21, 2019

    Pre-primary level free textbooks for Marma and Tripura students in Rangamati finally reached the district primary education office on Wednesday after 51 days into 2019....

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    Opposition camps talk over single panel

    Arifur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on February 21, 2019

    Opposition student bodies and platforms, in disagreement with the ruling Awami League-backed Chhatra League, were holding talks over forming a single panel for the upcoming...

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    Still a lot to be done

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 11:23pm on February 20, 2019

    The use of Bangla in all spheres of life is still limited to some empty rhetoric as two Supreme Court directives and Bengali Language Introduction...