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    Publishers hope for pulling a crowd today

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:58am on February 10, 2017

    Publishers participating in the Ekushey Book Fair are ready to welcome today a holiday crowd, with new titles in various genres and fully decorated stalls...

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    ACC submits charge sheet against Mridha

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:57am on February 10, 2017

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday submitted the supplementary charge sheet to a court in seven cases lodged on corruption charges while recruiting some employees for...

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    Fire disrupts train communication 

    Unite News of Bangladesh . Gazipur | Updated at 12:57am on February 10, 2017

    Rail communication of Dhaka with other parts of the country was disrupted for half an hour due to the damage of a number of rail...

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    Car hijacked, owner stabbed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on February 10, 2017

    Carjackers snatched a car early Thursday after stabbing its owner at Kalabagan in Dhaka. The victim, KM Rana, 32, a resident of Mahakhali in the...

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    2 immediate-past ECs attend office on Thursday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on February 10, 2017

    Two immediate-past election commissioners went to the Election Commission on Thursday calming that their tenure ended on the day although they were given farewell by...

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    Road accidents kill two in city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on February 10, 2017

    Two people were killed in separate road accidents at Sher-e-Bangla Nagar and Gulistan in Dhaka on Thursday morning and Wednesday night respectively...

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    RAB fails to detect killers in 5 years

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on February 10, 2017

    The Rapid Action Battalion investigators failed to identify the suspected killers of journalist couple Sagar Sarwar and Meherun Runi into five years of the murders...

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    ADB ready to increase aid flow

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on February 10, 2017

    Visiting Asian Development Bank vice-president Wencai Zhang on Thursday said that aids flow from the bank in Bangladesh would be increased if the government could...

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    45,000 pry teaching positions vacant

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:30am on February 10, 2017

    Education of about 1.34 crore of students at new and old government primary schools are being hampered as 45,003 positions of teachers are lying vacant...

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    UN rights expert on Myanmar due on Feb 19

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:28am on February 10, 2017

    The United Nations human rights expert on Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, is scheduled to arrive in Dhaka on February 19 on a six-day visit to see...