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    Economic, admin cadres merged

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:53am on November 14, 2018

    The government on Tuesday merged economic cadre into the administration cadre with a view to ensuring ‘more dynamic, coordinated and people-oriented’ civil bureaucracy....

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    Two jailed for selling migratory birds’ meat

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 03:12am on November 14, 2018

    A mobile court in Sylhet sentenced two managers of a restaurant to three-month imprisonment each for selling the meat of migratory birds....

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    530 people get free eye treatment in Nilphamari

    Staff Correspondent . Rashad | Updated at 03:04am on November 14, 2018

    A total of 530 underprivileged people have received eye treatment for free of cost from a treatment camp, held on Kaimari School and College campus...

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    Ethnic minority schoolboy killed in ‘crossfire’ in Bandarban

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:02am on November 14, 2018

    An ethnic minority schoolboy was killed after he was caught in the ‘crossfire’ between security forces and suspected miscreants in village Gherao Bhitor Para under...

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    Three killed, 9 injured over land dispute in Lalmonirhat

    Our Correspondent . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 03:01am on November 14, 2018

    At least three people were killed and nine others sustained injuries in a clash over land dispute in village Gilabari of the district on Tuesday....

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    802 killed in workplace accidents in 10 months: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:01am on November 14, 2018

    A total of 802 workers died in accidents at workplaces between January and October this year across the country....

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    Skilled youths essential for fair 4IR benefit distribution: experts

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 02:29am on November 14, 2018

    Bangladesh requires imparting skills among local youths by providing appropriate education from school to university levels for fair distribution of benefits of ‘fourth industrial revolution’...

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    Pro-AL teachers protest at ‘autocratic activities’ of JU VC

    United News of Bangladesh . Jahangirnagar University | Updated at 02:28am on November 14, 2018

    A faction of the Awami League-backed teachers of Jahangirnagar University demonstrated on the campus to protest the alleged autocratic activities of its vice chancellor Professor...

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    Pran chairman obtains bail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:22am on November 14, 2018

    Pran Agro Ltd chairman Ahsan Khan Chowdhury on Tuesday told a food court in Dhaka that he was unaware about his company’s marketing strategies as...

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    Call for giving priority to water, sanitation in manifestos

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:18am on November 14, 2018

    WASH sector advocators made an appeal to political parties contesting the upcoming parliamentary elections to prioritise water, sanitation and hygiene in their election manifestos to...