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    BGB turns back more than 100 Rohingyas

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 03:45pm on December 16, 2016

    Border Guard Bangladesh prevented more than 100 Rohingya Muslims from entering Bangladesh in 24 hours up to Friday morning, said an official...

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    15 injured in police-student clash in Magura

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 02:50pm on December 16, 2016

    At least 15 people, including five police personnel, were injured in a clash between police and students at Magura Polytechnic Institute in Magura on Friday...

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    Nation celebrates Victory Day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50am on December 16, 2016

    The nation on Friday celebrated the 46th Victory Day paying tribute to the freedom fighters who made the supreme sacrifice in the War for Independence...

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    Woman burnt at Dhanmondi dies at DMCH

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:25am on December 16, 2016

    A woman, who was burnt at her house at Dhanmondi in the capital on Thursday morning, died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital at night...

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    Six including two cops injured in Khagrachari gas cylinder blast

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 10:42am on December 16, 2016

    Two police personnel were among six people injured in a gas cylinder blast in Khagrachari town early Friday...

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    President, PM pay tributes to war heroes

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:05am on December 16, 2016

    President Abdul Hamid and prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday paid tributes to the martyrs of war of independence by placing wreaths at the National...

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    Candidates keep names of polling agents secret

    Ahammad Foyez back from Narayanganj | Updated at 12:49am on December 16, 2016

    Awami League mayoral contestant to Narayanganj City Corporation poll fears polling agents of a ‘third party’ will meddle in to influence election while Bangladesh Nationalist...

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    CEC asks law enforcers to ensure protection of polling agents

    Rafiqul Islam . Narayanganj | Updated at 12:44am on December 16, 2016

    Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Rakibuddin Ahmad on Thursday asked the law enforcement agencies to take necessary initiatives to ensure protection of polling agents appointed by...

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    Quader dismisses possibility of holding talks with BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on December 16, 2016

    Awami League said on Thursday that it would not hold dialogue with Bangladesh Nationalist Party because BNP had refused to hold dialogue on formation of...

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    Govt drafts outline of law: law minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on December 16, 2016

    Law minister Anisul Huq on Thursday said that the government would enact a new law for confiscating properties of war criminals...