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    JS body for changing Jatiya Pratibandhi Unnayan Foundation into directorate

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:49am on May 10, 2019

    The parliamentary standing committee on ministry of social welfare on Thursday recommended measures for transforming Jatiya Protibondhi Unnayan Foundation into a directorate for further ensuring...

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    Death anniv of MA Wazed Miah observed

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:48am on May 10, 2019

    The 10th death anniversary of renowned nuclear scientist and prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s husband MA Wazed Miah was observed on Thursday through various programmes in...

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    Additional IGP Rowshan Ara laid to rest

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:47am on May 10, 2019

    Additional inspector general of police and rector of Police Staff College Rowshan Ara, who was killed in a road accident in Congo on Monday, was...

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    Beef prices to come down if extortion curbed: DSCC mayor

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:26am on May 10, 2019

    Dhaka South City Corporation mayor Sayeed Khokon on Thursday said beef prices would come down if extortion could be reined in at Gabtoli Cattle Market.‘Beef...

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    ACC finds evidence of embezzlement from Quran learning project

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on May 10, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday found primary evidence of fund embezzlement by an Islamic Foundation official form its Jakat fund and mosque-based Quran learning project...

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    Govt takes steps for smooth Eid travel by road

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on May 10, 2019

    Road Transport and Highways Division secretary Md Nazrul Islam on Thursday said that all compressed natural gas filling stations would remain open round the clock...

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    DAE releases new pesticides, decides to revise pest list

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:21am on May 10, 2019

    The Department of Agricultural Extension on Thursday approved two new bio-pesticides in the wake of increasing threat of attacks from Fall Army Worm, a pest...

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    Dhaka needs minimum 1,071 more playgrounds

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on May 10, 2019

    City planners in a study found the 92 wards of both Dhaka South City Corporation and Dhaka North City Corporation require at least 1,071 more...

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    Biman examines whether Dash-8 Q 400 to be airworthy

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 11:59pm on May 09, 2019

    Fourteen passengers and crew members of Biman Bangladesh Airlines were still in Myanmar hospital for 48 hours observation following landing crash of one of its...

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    Jute mill workers continue protests

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:54pm on May 09, 2019

    State-owned jute mills workers on Thursday continued their strike for the fourth consecutive day to press home their nine-point demands, including payment of all arrears...