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    Bangladesh 148th out of 157 countries

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on October 09, 2018

    Bangladesh is lagging behind in tackling the gap between rich and poor as it is ranked seventh among South Asian countries and 148th among 157...

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    1320MW power plant to be installed in Patuakhali

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on October 09, 2018

    Rural Power Company Limited, a subsidiary organisation of the Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board and NORINCO International Power Limited, would implement a 1320MW coal-fired power plant...

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    Three held at JU for being involved in leaking questions

    JU Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on October 09, 2018

    At least three people, including two students of Jagannath University, were held on Jahangirnagar University campus at Savar on Monday, for their alleged involvement in...

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    DU Cha Unit admission test result published

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:44am on October 09, 2018

    Dhaka University Cha Unit admission test results for the academic session 2018-19 were published on Monday with 19.45 percent pass rate....

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    Art exhibition on Sheikh Mujib begins at RU

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on October 09, 2018

    A three-day art exhibition featuring paintings and sculptors of the country’s founding president, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, began on Rajshahi University campus on Monday...

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    EC meets on Oct 15 to review polls preparedness

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:38am on October 09, 2018

    The Election Commission meets on October 15 to review its preparedness for holding the general election by January 28 at the latest....

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    Mahalaya celebrated on Monday

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:29am on October 09, 2018

    The Hindu community in the country on Monday celebrated the Mahalaya to mark the heralding of the advent of goddess Durga....

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    Proposed law could be misused

    Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 01:00am on October 09, 2018

    Jurists and rights activists on Monday expressed fears that ordinary folks could be harassed by law enforcement agencies using the Narcotics Control Bill’s section relating...

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    Appellate Division gets three more judges  

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:53pm on October 08, 2018

    Three judges of the High Court were appointed judges to the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Monday, raising the number of judges in...

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    Death for possessing 5 grams of Yaba

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 01:00am on October 09, 2018

    The cabinet on Monday approved in principle the Narcotics Control Bill proposing death penalty as the highest punishment for dealing Yaba over five grams....