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    Legal notice asks govt to appoint doctors against vacant posts in jails

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on February 05, 2019

    A Supreme Court lawyer in a legal notice on Monday asked the government to appoint doctors against vacant posts in 68 prisons within seven days...

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    Minor girl murdered over family feud

    United News of Bangladesh . Brahmanbaria | Updated at 12:44am on February 05, 2019

    A family feud, triggered by dispute over household chores, led to the murder of a three-year-old girl in Brahmanbaria Sadar upazila’s village Bhadughar, police said...

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    Climate trust in trouble as former FBL fails to pay interests

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:17am on February 05, 2019

    Bangladesh Climate Change Trust, formed in 2013 to fund climate change mitigation and adaptation projects with public money, is not getting interests on its deposits...

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    Thailand seeks Yunus’ advice on development of Muslim majority areas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:13pm on February 04, 2019

    Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus was invited by Kasetsart University, Thailand’s leading agriculture university, to visit the southern provinces of Thailand from January 26 to 28....

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    Writ seeks ban on pvt practice by govt doctors

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:50pm on February 04, 2019

    A writ was filed with the High Court on Monday seeking its directive to stop private practice by the physicians of government hospitals during their...

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    ACC forms panel to probe Jahalam case

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:01pm on February 04, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday formed an investigation committee to look into the entire episode of Jaha Alam case who had been in jail for...

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    Jahalam wants compensation for his sufferings

    Our Correspondent . Tangail | Updated at 05:52pm on February 04, 2019

    Jahalam, who finally got released from jail after languishing behind bars for around three years in spite of being innocent, wants compensation for his sufferings....

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    Wife on remand over Chattogram physician’s suicide

    United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Updated at 04:52pm on February 04, 2019

    A Chattogram court on Monday placed Tanzila Haq Chowdhury Mitu, wife of Mustafa Murshed Akash, on a three-day remand in a case filed over his...

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    ETV chief reporter on two-day remand for sexual harassment

    Court Correspondent . Dhaka | Updated at 04:26pm on February 04, 2019

    A Dhaka metropolitan magistrate’s court has granted a two-day remand of Ekushey Television chief reporter and planning editor Sekander Mia in a sexual harassment case....

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    Police press for more facilities

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 01:42pm on February 04, 2019

    The police in their annual gathering on Monday demanded more facilities, including medical corps and increased ration and allowances while prime minister Sheikh Hasina told...