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    Hearing against 19 Maheshkhali war criminals adjourned till Feb 15

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:33am on January 05, 2017

    The International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Wednesday adjourned hearing in the crimes against humanity case against 19 alleged war criminals from Maheshkhali, Cox’s Bazar, till February...

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    Keep students away from extremism: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:29am on January 05, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the people of all strata to stay alert to keep the student community away from militancy and terrorism, describing...

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    Quader for reviving student unions

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 01:27am on January 05, 2017

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Wednesday urged the education minister and authorities concerned to take initiative to revive all student unions to...

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    BNP demands fair probe into city market fire

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:26am on January 05, 2017

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party has demanded a neutral probe involving experts into the Gulshan DNCC market fire to ascertain whether it was a premeditated one...

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    Family members interrogated once again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:24am on January 05, 2017

    Different units of police on Wednesday interrogated the family members of the slain ruling Awami League lawmaker, Md Manzurul Islam Liton, to understand how and...

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    Govt begins relief distribution among Rohingyas

    Nurul Islam . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:21am on January 05, 2017

    The Rohingya refugees, who recently entered the country fleeing persecution in their home country Myanmar, are relieved to some extent as the government started sending...

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    Natural disaster damage hits 4-year high: Munich Re

    Agence France-Presse . Frankfurt Am Main | Updated at 01:20am on January 05, 2017

    Natural disasters including storms and earthquakes caused $175 billion of damage in 2016, German reinsurance giant Munich Re said Wednesday, the highest level since 2012...

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    Modified, overloaded trucks, covered vans run unabated

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 01:14am on January 05, 2017

    The government’s indifference is encouraging owners and workers to run unlawfully modified trucks and covered vans overloaded that caused traffic accidents very often, said rights...

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    BPC seeks relief from huge debt, keen to utilise profit on projects

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 01:11am on January 05, 2017

    Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation has demanded that the finance ministry should convert its outstanding dues worth Tk 27,419 crore into subsidy although it was making hefty...

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    BCL infighting leaves 15 hurt in Thakurgaon

    United News of Bangladesh . Thakurgaon | Updated at 01:10am on January 05, 2017

    Fifteen people were injured in a factional clash between two groups of activists of the Bangladesh Chhatra League, ruling Awami League-backed student organisation, over celebrating...