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    33pc buses lack fitness: BRTA tells HC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on February 08, 2019

    Major fitness features are severely lacking in buses in Dhaka and adjacent districts, shows a Bangladesh Road Transport Authority report submitted to the High Court...

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    AUAP Learning and Sharing Forum held in Philippines

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:40pm on February 07, 2019

    The Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific organised the 16th AUAP Learning and Sharing Forum on February 5, at Dakak Park and Beach Resort...

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    Vietnam donates $50,000 to run WFP operations in Cox’s Bazar

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:27pm on February 07, 2019

    Vietnam has donated $50,000 to the United Nations World Food Programme in Bangladesh to conduct operations in Rohingya refugee camps in Cox’s Bazar. ‘We are...

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    ACC okays charge sheet against Latif Siddique

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:49pm on February 07, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday asked its investigators to submit a charge sheet against former jute minister Abdul Latif Siddique and another for losing government...

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    HC upholds govt ban on teachers’ coaching business

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 05:54pm on February 07, 2019

    The High Court in a verdict on Thursday upheld the government’s guidelines banning ‘coaching businesses’ by teachers of government and private educational institutions across the...

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    Polychem director jailed for one year

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 03:18pm on February 07, 2019

    The Dhaka Drug Court on Thursday jailed now-defunct Polychem Laboratories Limited director Abdur Rob for one year in a case filed for manufacturing and marketing...

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    Ensure democratic, constitutional stability, PM asks Armed Forces

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 03:02pm on February 07, 2019

    Terming the Armed Forces as the country’s symbol of independence and sovereignty, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday asked them to contribute more to progress...

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    Eviction drive continues to save Karnaphuli

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 02:43pm on February 07, 2019

    The authorities concerned in Chattogram continued the eviction drive for the 4th consecutive day on Thursday to free the Karnaphuli riverbanks...

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    Seven houses blazed in Bagerhat fire

    United News of Bangladesh. Bagerhat | Updated at 11:28am on February 07, 2019

    About seven houses were burnt in a fire incident that broke out in a house in village Rudrakhali in Fakirhat upazila of Bagerhat on Wednesday....

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    AL leader shot dead in Pabna

    United News of Bangladesh . Pabna | Updated at 10:33am on February 07, 2019

    A local Awami League leader and freedom fighter was shot to death by miscreants at Rooppur village in Iswardi upazila of Pabna on Wednesday night....