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    Juba Dal leader killed in ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Noakhali | Updated at 01:07am on August 25, 2017

    A Jatiyatabadi Juba Dal was reportedly killed in a gunfight with police at Begumganj in Noakhali on early Thursday...

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    Elevated expressway planned to link three nat’l highways

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 01:05am on August 25, 2017

    Bangladesh Bridge Authority is working on a plan to construct an elevated expressway to link Dhaka-Aricha, Dhaka-Khulna and Dhaka-Chittagong national highways, officials have said...

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    Floods concentrate in central zone

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:39am on August 25, 2017

    The ongoing floods have now concentrated in many areas of the country’s west and central zones as small rivers are taking times to discharge the...

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    Do not misquote me: CJ

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 25, 2017

    Chief justice SK Sinha on Thursday urged journalists not to misquote him as that might create confusiont...

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    AL carried out Aug 21 attack to embarrass BNP govt: Rizvi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:57pm on August 24, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday held Awami League responsible for August 21, 2004 grenade attack on its rally to embarrass the...

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    No industries in 10km of Sunderbans

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:05am on August 25, 2017

    The High Court on Thursday asked the government not to give approval for any new industry within 10 kilometres from the periphery of the Sunderbans,...

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    Stand beside flood victims in greater way

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:05am on August 25, 2017

    Reaffirming that her government is very much active in tackling the ongoing flood, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday called upon the affluent section of...

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    16th amendment row: Inu for CJ’s voluntary resignation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:08pm on August 24, 2017

    Information minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Thursday urged the chief justice, SK Sinha, to resign voluntarily to end the debate regarding the...

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    Niko deals with Petrobangla, Bapex declared illegal

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:05am on August 25, 2017

    The High Court Division on Thursday directed the government to confiscate Niko Resources Limited’s assets to recover compensations for the twin blowouts that occurred at...

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    15-km tailback on Dhaka-Ctg Highway

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:14pm on August 24, 2017

    A 15-kilometre long tailback was created on Dhaka-Chittagong Highway due to slow movement of vehicles ahead of Eid-ul-Azha at Daudkandi in...