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    Head teacher held

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 02:19am on June 18, 2019

    Police arrested the head teacher of Alhaz Textile Mills High School in Pabna’s Ishwardi upazila from the capital on Monday morning on charge of sexually...

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    TIB worried over Sunderbans status

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:17am on June 18, 2019

    Transparency International Bangladesh on Monday expressed grave concern over the International Union for Conservation of Nature proposal to include Sunderbans on UNESCO’s ‘world heritage in...

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    Mother attempts suicide after killing daughter in city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:14am on June 18, 2019

    A mother attempted suicide after killing her minor daughter at Mugda in the capital on early Monday.Deceased three-year-old Roja Fardin was daughter of late Manjur...

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    Cabinet okays tariff commission amendment bill

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on June 18, 2019

    The cabinet on Monday gave its final nod to the draft Bangladesh Tariff Commission (Amendment) Bill 2019 seeking to expand the activities in line with...

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    BFSA decides to prosecute 21 companies

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 01:06am on June 18, 2019

    Bangladesh Food Safety Authority has decided to sue the companies that produce and market e 21 food products found to be unsafe for consumption by...

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    Rights activists demand increase in direct tax

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:03am on June 18, 2019

    Rights activists, civil society members and representatives from labourers and farmers on Monday called upon the government to increase direct taxation instead of depending on...

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    President visits textile factory, museum in Tashkent

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Tashkent, Uzbekistan | Updated at 01:00am on June 18, 2019

    President Abdul Hamid, who is on a seven-day visit to two central Asian states -Tajikistan and Uzbekistan – on Monday visited Hasti Imam Mosque, Amir...

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    UK can be a potential market for Bangladeshi agro products, spices

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:57am on June 18, 2019

    UKBCCI chairman Iqbal Ahmed OBE on Monday said the United Kingdom could be a potential market for Bangladeshi agro products, spices and fruits. He said...

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    World population likely to reach 9.7b in 2050: UN report

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:52am on June 18, 2019

    The world’s population is expected to increase by 2 billion persons in the next 30 years, from 7.7 billion currently to 9.7 billion in 2050,...

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    IU students injured after falling off tree

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 12:50am on June 18, 2019

    Three students of Islamic University were injured after falling off a tree on the campus in Kushtia on Sunday evening. The injured students were Rakib...