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    Job seekers want age limit for govt jobs 35 years

    DU correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on July 07, 2019

    Job seekers on Saturday demanded that the government should extend the age limit for government jobs from 30 years to 35 years. They made the...

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    3 city roads go off limits to rickshaws today

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 01:02am on July 07, 2019

    The government has decided to ban rickshaws on three major city roads beginning today without mulling any rehabilitation programme for rickshaw pullers and alternative vehicles...

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    Revised cost trebles as project launched

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:58am on July 07, 2019

    A project undertaken by the Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority to permanently protect the banks of parts of the four rivers around the greater Dhaka...

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    Heavy rains in Ctg, landslides feared

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:51am on July 07, 2019

    Heavy rainfall since Friday night, due to active monsoon, hit hard the port city of Chattogram submerging most of the city’s low-lying areas. The Bangladesh...

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    Rains wreak havoc in Rohingya camps

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:40am on July 07, 2019

    Flash flood and monsoon rains intensified the sufferings of the hundreds of thousands of displaced Rohingyas at various camps in Ukhia and Teknaf and their...

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    Govt determined to save rivers: minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:48pm on July 06, 2019

    The government is determined to protect the rivers from encroachment, home minister Asaduzzaman Khan said on Saturday. He was speaking at a rally at Kamrangirchar...

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    Wari schoolgirl raped before murder

    Staff Correpondent | Updated at 06:11pm on July 06, 2019

    A minor girl, whose body was recovered from Wari in the capital on Friday night, was murdered after rape, doctors said Saturday after a post-mortem...

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    126 killed by lightning in May-June  

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:28pm on July 06, 2019

    At least 126 people were killed by lightning strikes across Bangladesh in May and June this year, according to data compiled by a non-government organisation....

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    PM returns home

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:14pm on July 06, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday came back home wrapping up her five-day official visit to China at the invitation of her Chinese counterpart Li...

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    Heavy rainfall likely in Barishal, Chattogram

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 02:59pm on July 06, 2019

    Bangladesh Meteorological Department forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall over Barishal and Chattogram divisions during the next 24 hours commencing from 10:00am on Saturday. ‘Due...