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    Three killed in separate road accidents

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on May 31, 2017

    At least three people, including a college teacher, were killed in separate road accidents in three districts on Tuesday....

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    Restriction on sand-laden bulkheads for whole 10 days during Eid

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on May 31, 2017

    Movement of all sand-laden bulkheads on waterways will be restricted for 10 days round the clock during Eid-ul-Fitr to ensure passenger safety, said officials....

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    JS goes into budget session

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on May 31, 2017

    The sixteenth session, also the budget session, of the 10th parliament, began Tuesday morning with mourning deaths in the terrorist attack on a Manchester concert...

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    JP MP doubts his party role as opposition

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on May 31, 2017

    Opposition Jatiya Party lawmaker Kazi Firoz Rashid on Tuesday expressed disappointment over the failure of his party to play a stronger role as the main...

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    Tobacco kills 7 million a year

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:41am on May 31, 2017

    Smoking and other tobacco use kills more than seven million people each year, the World Health Organisation said Tuesday, also warning of the dire environmental...

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    ACC conducts drive to arrest Mosaddak

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on May 31, 2017

    The Anti-Corruption Commission conducted a drive on Tuesday to arrest former Bangladesh Nationalist Party lawmaker Mohammad Mosaddak Ali in a case filed against him on...

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    Minister blames rain for damage of haor dams

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on May 31, 2017

    Water resources minister Anisul Islam Mahmud on Tuesday blamed excessive rain for the damage of dams and flash flood in haor region and claimed that...

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    One killed, six injured over tender allotting in Pabna

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 12:37am on May 31, 2017

    A man was hacked to death while six others were injured in a clash between two groups over controlling tender allotment of Bera municipality in...

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    16th Amendment created scope for political victimisation of SC judges: CJ

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:28am on May 31, 2017

    The 16th Amendment had created a scope for political victimization of Supreme Court judges, Chief Justice SK Sinha said Tuesday while hearing the government’s appeal...

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    UN body forms fact-finding mission

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:25am on May 31, 2017

    The UN Human Rights Council on Tuesday formed a three-member fact-finding mission on Myanmar to assess allegation of recent human rights violations by military and...