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    Renowned singer Shahnaj Rahmatullah dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:14am on March 24, 2019

    Renowned singer Shahnaj Rahmatullah died at her Baridhara house in Dhaka at about 11:30pm on Saturday, said dancer Dolly Iqbal on behalf of the family....

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    No case filed, none interrogated, house not examined

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 02:09am on March 24, 2019

    No case was filed, none was interrogated, and the house was not examined in six days after the death of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University...

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    48 gold bars seized at Dhaka airport

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:49am on March 24, 2019

    A team of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate seized 48 gold bars, worth Tk 7.96 lakh, from a garbage basket at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport...

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    High-rise building catches fire near Dhaka New Market

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:46am on March 24, 2019

    A fire broke out at a high-rise building of Biswas Builders near Dhaka New Market on Friday night....

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    Unidentified TB patients threat to public health

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:18am on March 24, 2019

    Bangladesh has an estimated 364,000 tuberculosis patients, with about 33 per cent remaining undiagnosed posing serious threat to public health....

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    Overall subsidy, incentive may go up slightly

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:38am on March 24, 2019

    The overall allocation for subsidy and incentive in the next budget is likely to increase slightly, but subsidy on food may decrease by Tk 104 crore....

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    Abdullah for zero tolerance to combat corruption in education sector

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:28am on March 24, 2019

    State minister for religious affairs Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah on Saturday said that the government was taking a zero tolerance policy in curbing corruption in the...

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    Hilsa production rose by 78pc in last decade: Dipu Moni

    United News of Bangladesh . Chandpur | Updated at 12:26am on March 24, 2019

    The production of hilsa had increased by 78 per cent in the last decade due to the government’s conservation efforts, education minister Dipu Moni said...

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    Rivals beat up SUST BCL leader

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:24am on March 24, 2019

    A leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League, ruling Awami League-backed student organisation, was injured seriously in an attack allegedly by his rivals on Shahjalal University of...

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    RU memorials carry hallmark of independence war

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 12:23am on March 24, 2019

    Apart from its pioneering achievement in education and research, Rajshahi University, the second largest university of the country, had played a historic role in the...