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    Three bullet-hit bodies found in Narayanganj

    Our Correspondent . Narayanganj | Updated at 12:05am on September 15, 2018

    Police recovered the bullet- hit bodies of three youths from Bhuiyanbari area of Purbachal at Rupganj in Narayanganj Friday morning. Identities of the deceased, aged...

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    ‘Drug peddler’ killed in Rangpur ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Rangpur | Updated at 12:05am on September 15, 2018

    A suspected drug peddler was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with the members of Rapid Action Battalion at Radhakrishnapur Ghaghatpara area in Rangpur on early Friday...

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    Australian PM writes to Hasina, wants stronger ties with Bangladesh  

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:22am on September 14, 2018

    Newly elected Australian prime minister Scott John Morrison expressed his country’s willingness to strengthen bilateral ties with Bangladesh....

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    Prof Yunus of Bangladesh features in Canadian textbook

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on September 14, 2018

    The story of Nobel laureate professor Muhammad Yunus and Grameen Bank is now part of the national curriculum for the Grade Seven students of Canada,’...

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    Khaleda denied bail in Cumilla arson case

    United News of Bangaldsh . Cumilla | Updated at 01:19am on September 14, 2018

    A Cumilla court on Thursday denied bail to Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia in a case filed over the torching of a covered van...

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    Jukta Front, Jatiya Oikya Prokriya to announce action plan Sat

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:15am on September 14, 2018

    Jukta Front, led by AQM Badruddoza Chowdhury, and Jatiya Oikya Prokriya, led by Kamal Hossain, would jointly announce common future action plan on Saturday....

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    BNP-Jamaat clique operates 300 FB pages from abroad: Tarana tells JS

    Staff Correspondent. | Updated at 01:13am on September 14, 2018

    State minister for information Tarana Halim on Thursday told the parliament that BNP-Jamaat clique was operating around 300 Facebook pages from abroad to spread rumour...

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    Swelled rivers inundate many places

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 01:08am on September 14, 2018

    Major rivers in Bangladesh rapidly swelled in last two days inundating low lying areas in the northern, northeastern and the central regions following heavy rains...

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    Concerns about health, environment hazards of pesticides

    | Updated at 12:44am on September 14, 2018

    Rubhana Raqib, head of ICDDR,B laboratory of immunobiology, nutrition and toxicology The government is allowing pesticide use to increase crop production to manage population growth...

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    Lightning strikes kill 2 in Jashore, 1 in Tangail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on September 14, 2018

    Two people, including a schoolboy, in Jashore and a fisherman in Tangail were killed in separate lightning strikes in the two districts on Thursday....