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    Examinations of 12 HSC subjects rescheduled

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:39am on April 09, 2019

    Twelve tests of the ongoing Higher Secondary Certificate examinations have been rescheduled because of the observance of Holy Shab-e-Barat which is scheduled to be held...

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    Manpower shortage hits DSCC services: mayor

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on April 09, 2019

    Dhaka South City mayor Mohammad Sayeed Khokon on Monday said bureaucratic bottleneck is hampering service delivery to the city people.He was speaking at an exchange...

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    Bangladesh invaded by invasive alien pests, plant diseases

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:36am on April 09, 2019

    Steady rise in invasions by alien pests and outbreak of new plant diseases induced by global warming over the last two decades made the researchers...

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    IFC for basin-wise water sharing of common rivers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:31am on April 09, 2019

    The International Farakka Committee has urged bilateral talks between Bangladesh and India for basin-wise water sharing of the common rivers....

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    Books in English, Burmese prepared for Rohingya children

    Ershad Kamol from Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:29am on April 09, 2019

    Displaced Rohingya children, living at Cox’s Bazar refugee camps, are going to have an opportunity to develop their learning skills by reading juvenile stories in...

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    ACC okays charge sheet against ex-audit chief, 4 others

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on April 09, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday approved a charge sheet against five people, including former Farmers Bank audit committee chairman Mahabubul Haque Chisty, his wife Ruzi...

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    Early boro rice harvest advised in north-eastern region

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:55pm on April 08, 2019

    The Department of Agricultural Extension on Monday requested farmers in the north-eastern districts to harvest boro rice early to save their crops from flash floods...

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    97pc high rises at risk of fire in Ctg: study

    Ferdous Ara . Chattogram | Updated at 11:44pm on April 08, 2019

    Most high rises in Chattogram are at risk of fire as these have been operating without adequate or even no fire safety equipments posing threat...

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    Fire safety kit prices shoot up

    Shakahwat Hossain | Updated at 11:37pm on April 08, 2019

    Prices of fire safety equipment, mainly fire extinguishers, have marked a sharp rise in the local market against the backdrop of high demand and supply...

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    Feni girl on life support

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:34pm on April 08, 2019

    The 18-year-old madrassah girl, who was set on fire in Feni Saturday morning, was put on life support on Monday as her condition deteriorated, physicians...