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    Imran urges Japan to recruit Bangladeshi manpower

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:09am on March 15, 2019

    State minister for expatriates’ welfare and overseas employment Imran Ahmed urged the Japanese government on Thursday to recruit more Bangladeshi workers to meet its manpower...

  • BIWTA slated for not cleaning old Buriganga channel

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:02am on March 15, 2019

    Greens on Thursday criticised Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority’s eviction drive for not demolishing major structures on the old Buriganga channel and a power plant...

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    Decision on gas price hike likely by end of June

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on March 15, 2019

    The public hearing before the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission on proposal for gas price hike ended on Thursday with the commission’s technical evaluation committee claiming...

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    Rly plans fare hike as poor service persists

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:24am on March 15, 2019

    The railways authorities are planning another spell of passenger fare hike by 25 per cent on an average, prompting criticism that the move, without improving...

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    US envoy lauds ICDDR,B’s TB screening centre model

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:21am on March 15, 2019

    The United States ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller visited an ICDDR,B tuberculosis screening centre located at Dholaikhal in the capital’s old part and commended...

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    Charge sheet in Avijit killing case submitted

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:18am on March 15, 2019

    Police submitted the charge sheet against six operatives of banned extremist outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team, including its fugitive leader sacked army major Zia, in blogger...

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    Mobile court seizes 45 tons chemicals, fines Tk 50 lakh in Old Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on March 14, 2019

    A mobile court on Thursday evening fined a chemical business house Tk 50 lakh at Armanitola area in Old Dhaka for storing and selling expired...

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    PM urges rich to help poor

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Tangail | Updated at 05:33pm on March 14, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged affluent people to dedicate themselves to the cause of nation following the footprints of philanthropist RP Shaha as...

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    HC stays probes against Shahidul Alam

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 03:47pm on March 14, 2019

    The High Court Division on Thursday stayed for three months probes against social activist and acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam by the Detective Branch in a...

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    Why action against Coca-Cola won’t be taken: HC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:11pm on March 14, 2019

    The High Court Division on Thursday asked the government to explain why it would not be ordered to take against the Coca-Cola company in Bangladesh...