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    HC summons Rajuk engineer to explain

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:22am on March 14, 2017

    The High Court on Monday summoned an engineer of Rajuk (Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha) to appear before it to explain why a domestic help of his...

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    Woman tortured to death by husband

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:19am on March 14, 2017

    A newly married woman was allegedly tortured to death by her husband in Sylhet on Monday...

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    No conservation action plan for 386 threatened animal species

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 01:14am on March 14, 2017

    Out of 390 threatened animal species the government took no conservation action plan for 386 species raising serious concern among experts...

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    IU teacher asked to show cause over Facebook status

    IU Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on March 14, 2017

    THE authorities of Islamic University in Kushtia served a notice on one of its teachers on Sunday night for posting a Facebook status in support...

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    Relief camp in China swells as thousands flee conflict in Myanmar

    Reuters . Nansan, China | Updated at 01:01am on March 14, 2017

    Within earshot of mortar fire echoing from beyond a ring of hills, a sprawling relief camp in Southwestern China is swelling steadily after fighting erupted...

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    Myanmar may be trying to ‘expel’ all Rohingya: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 01:00am on March 14, 2017

    Myanmar may be seeking to ‘expel’ all ethnic Rohingya from its territory, a UN rights expert said Monday, pushing for a high-level inquiry into abuses...

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    Interpol requested to open regional office in Dhaka

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:59am on March 14, 2017

    Bangladesh Police on Monday requested Interpol to open its regional office in Dhaka to enhance police to police cooperation as ‘bureaucratic process’, it said, was...

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    Secy’s move for fertiliser price hike irks PM

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:52am on March 14, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday expressed her annoyance at the industries ministry move for increasing fertiliser prices as that would hit hard farmers across...

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    Govt assessing military deals with India

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:51am on March 14, 2017

    The government is assessing Indian proposals for signing about 10 agreements on defence cooperation including introduction of a new structured mechanism for regular discussions between...

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    No accused to be produced before courts in fetters: HC

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:47am on March 14, 2017

    The High Court on Monday asked prison authorities not to produce the accused before any court in fetters...