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    Idle power plants paid Tk 8,000cr in F19

    | Updated at 12:10am on September 07, 2019

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    Government offices, public spaces still a threat

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:31am on August 20, 2019

    As Bangladesh, especially the capital is reeling under massive dengue outbreak, mobile courts run by Dhaka’s two city corporations are penalising the residents keeping public...

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    Ministers divided over dengue intensity

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:53am on August 07, 2019

    At least two ministers were divided over the intensity of the country’s dengue menace as the mosquito-borne viral fever claimed eight more lives and forced 2,348 new patients to be hospitalised in the...

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    Students demand mayors resign

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:13am on July 29, 2019

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    Government leaders talk no sense about dengue

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:35am on July 26, 2019

    Government leaders including ministers and city authorities are making insensitive comments about the dengue menace while the mosquito-borne viral disease is turning from bad...

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    Finance minister evades office fearing mosquito infestation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:14am on July 19, 2019

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday said he was not going to his office at the economic relations division in the Planning Commission in...

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    DNCC to find out anti-mosquito medicine’s efficacy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 16, 2019

    The Dhaka North City Corporation on Monday formed a 10-member committee led by mayor Atiqul Islam to find out whether or not spraying anti-mosquito medicine was effective.

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    Onion price shoots up

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on July 09, 2019

    The price of onion shot up to Tk 50 a kilogram in the city’s kitchen markets in two days due to a sharp increase in wholesale prices of the item. The price of onion increased by 66.67 per cent in the...