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    Two more accused in Chuadanga schoolboy murder killed in ‘gunfight’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:17pm on October 20, 2016

    Two more accused in the case of abduction and killing of Chuadanga schoolboy Mahfuz Alam Sajeeb, were killed in a reported gunfight with...

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    17 members of dope gang held in city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09pm on October 20, 2016

    The Detective Branch of Dhaka Metropolitan Police on Thursday said they arrested 17 members of dope gangs at different areas in the...

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    Body of Rajshahi univ student recovered

    Rajshahi University Correspondent | Updated at 11:40am on October 20, 2016

    Police recovered the body of a Rajshahi University student from a drain beside the dining hall of Nawab Abdul Latif Hall of the university on...

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    Petrol pump owners threaten indefinite strike from Oct 30

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on October 20, 2016

    Petrol pump and tank-lorry owners and their workers on Wednesday threatened to go on an indefinite strike from October 30, if their 12 demands, including,...

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    Migrant workers’ insurance coverage in offing

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:57am on October 20, 2016

    No insurance company should get monopoly business: migration expert Government moves are underway to bring migrant workers under mandatory insurance coverage to protect them from...

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    JS committee worried

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:55am on October 20, 2016

    A parliamentary standing committee on Wednesday expressed concern over the state of creative method of teaching in high schools across the country...

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    BRTA moves to scrap registration of unfit vehicles this month

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:49am on October 20, 2016

    The Bangladesh Road Transport Authority is going to cancel within this month the registration of the motor vehicles which did not have their fitness certificates...

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    REB plans 100pc connections by 2018

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:46am on October 20, 2016

    Rural Electrification Board has taken an ambitious plan to bring 100 per cent areas of its 460 upazilas under power supply in the next two...

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    Govt takes U-turn on shutting over unauthorised establishments at diplomatic zone

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:28am on October 20, 2016

    The government has taken a U- turn on its decision to shut down schools, private universities, hospitals, restaurants, hotels and various commercial establishments illegally opened...

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    No scope for enjoying ill-gotten wealth: ACC DG

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:19pm on October 19, 2016

    Director general of the Anti-Corruption Commission Munir Chowdhury on Wednesday warned there will be no scope for the corrupt to enjoy their ill-gotten wealth....