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    BNP seeks EC nod

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:58am on December 14, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday sought the Election Commission’s decision for using its jailed chairperson Khaleda Zia’s portrait in posters of candidates of its 10...

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    e-Primary School System inaugurated

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:44am on December 14, 2018

    The e-Primary School System has been inaugurated on Thursday to improve the existing school inspection system in all government primary schools as well as the...

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    Pakistan awarded Asia Cup 2020

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:34am on December 14, 2018

    The Asian Cricket Council on Thursday revealed that Pakistan will host the next Asia Cup in 2020, though it could not confirm if the tournament...

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    SL knock-out Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on December 14, 2018

    Bangladesh Under-23 team failed to reach the final of ACC Emerging Teams Cup, as they suffered a four-wicket defeat in the semi-final match against their...

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    Alina, Shapla pair ensure bronze medal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:22am on December 14, 2018

    Local shuttlers Alina Sultana and Shapla Akter confirmed bronze medals in the women’s doubles of the Yonex Sunrise Bangladesh International Challenge when they reached the...

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    CEC smells rat in Tuesday’s violence

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on December 14, 2018

    Chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda on Thursday asked intelligence agencies to look into whether there was any ‘third party’ conspiracy behind the Tuesday’s violence...

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    Writ petition hearing against EVM use adjourned until Jan 17

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on December 14, 2018

    The High Court Division on Thursday adjourned until January 17 hearing a writ petition challenging the use of EVMs in six constituencies...

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    Bangladesh eye series in Sylhet debut

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:34am on December 14, 2018

    Bangladesh will look to end their jinx in Sylhet when they take on West Indies in the third and final one-day international of the three-match...

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    Troops to be deployed from December 24 for 10 days

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on December 14, 2018

    Members of Armed Forces would be deployed for ten days from December 24 at electoral areas to aid the law enforcement agencies, EC secretary Helaluddin...

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    Dhaka stocks dip for 6th day as polls-centric tensions take toll

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 14, 2018

    Dhaka stocks slid for the sixth session on Thursday as investors feared more political unrests ahead of the national election scheduled for December 30, market...