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    Nature, gridlocks disrupt Eid journeys

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on August 09, 2019

    Serious disruptions in ferry services and long-route bus movements following the inclement weather, huge rush of cattle-laden vehicles and traffic gridlocks haunted travellers all day...

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    India wants more time for Ganges Barrage study

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:32am on August 09, 2019

    India on Thursday pressed for unspecified time for conducting an elaborate study on maximising benefit from the construction of Ganges Barrage in Bangladesh. At a...

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    28 of 41 ethnic languages on verge of extinction

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:22am on August 09, 2019

    At least 28 out of 41 ethnic languages in Bangladesh are in the risk of extinction as  the  number of some ethnic groups dropped sharply...

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    Dengue spreads all over

    Manzur H Maswood and Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:14am on August 09, 2019

    People with dengue virus leaving the capital for home to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha may infect innumerable people with the virus around the country. On Thursday, one...

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    Charges pressed against nine in Kishoreganj over Tania murder

    United News of Bangladesh. Kishoreganj | Updated at 08:47pm on August 08, 2019

    Police on Thursday pressed charges against nine people, including the bus driver, in a case filed over the murder of nurse Shahinoor Akhter Tania after...

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    High Court returns Minni’s bail petition

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:01pm on August 08, 2019

    The High Court Division on Thursday returned to the lawyer the bail application of Ayesha Siddiqua Minni, who was detained in jail in the case...

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    Cooperate with govt to eliminate dengue: Obaidul

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:46pm on August 08, 2019

    Road, transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday urged people to cooperate with the government instead of criticising it unnecessarily to tackle the dengue...

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    Bridge to remain shut on Dhaka-Rangpur highway on Eid day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:32pm on August 08, 2019

    Movement of vehicles through Damdama Bridge on Dhaka-Rangpur national highway would remain suspended for eight hours from 10:00PM Monday to 6:00am Tuesday for...

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    2 Japanese held with 12kg gold

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:42pm on August 08, 2019

    Two Japanese nationals were arrested with 30 gold bars, weighing 12 kg, from the Hazrat Shahajalal International Airport in Dhaka early Thursday. Customs intelligence officials...

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    Travellers suffer due to rough weather, traffic congestion

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:28pm on August 08, 2019

    Eid-time travellers faced immense sufferings in the capital on Thursday as weather went rough amidst the collapse of the train schedules, traffic congestion and crowd...