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    AL again wants to come to power thru back door: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 12, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Friday alleged that ruling Awami League again wanted to come to power through the back...

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    Justice seekers greet Siddiqur on return

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:05am on August 12, 2017

    Siddiqur Rahman, whose eyes were grievously inured in police action during a student demonstration in Dhaka on July 20, on Friday said he now wanted...

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    Shahjalal Airport fire tamed, flight operation normal

    UNB | Updated at 02:38pm on August 11, 2017

    The fire that broke out at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Friday afternoon was brought under control...

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    ‘Drug peddler’ killed during ‘police chase’

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:35pm on August 11, 2017

    A suspected drug peddler was killed allegedly during police chase at Konyadoho Bazar of Sharsha upazila in Jessore early Friday...

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    Heavy rains likely to hit six divisions

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:41am on August 11, 2017

    Heavy to very heavy rainfall — 89mm or more — is likely to occur at places over Rangpur, Mymensingh, Dhaka, Sylhet, Barisal, and...

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    Farmer killed in Sherpur elephant attack

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:32am on August 11, 2017

    An elderly farmer was killed and his wife and son were injured in an attack by elephants at village Haluahati of Sribardi upazila in...

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    ‘Extremist’ held with firearm in Chuadanga

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:21am on August 11, 2017

    Police arrested a suspected extremist along with a firearm at village Belgachchi of Alamdanga upazila in Chuadanga on Thursday...

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    Barisal division bus strike called off

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:10am on August 11, 2017

    Barisal-Patuakhali Bus and Minibus Owners’ Association called their indefinite strike off on 38 routes of six districts under Barisal division following...

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    Health system faces new challenges from non-communicable diseases

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:35am on August 11, 2017

    Of 8.86 lakh per annum mortality in Bangladesh, the end occurs to 59 per cent due to non-communicable diseases, according to the 6th Bangladesh Health...

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    ACC sues Mosaddak’s wife for illegal wealth

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on August 11, 2017

    Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday field a case against former Bangladesh Nationalist Party lawmaker Mohammad Mosaddak Ali’s wife Mahbuba Sultana on charge of amassing illegal wealth...