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    Government established ‘electoral autocracy’: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:41am on September 16, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Sunday alleged that the government has destroyed all the democratic institutions intentionally to establish ‘electoral autocracy’ in the country...

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    Awami League units asked to complete council meets by Dec 10

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:39am on September 16, 2019

    The ruling Awami League on Sunday asked its organizational units to complete the council meetings by December 10. AL general secretary Obaidul Quader issued the...

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    JS body wants invitation to PM’s housing ministry functions

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:38am on September 16, 2019

    A parliamentary standing committee has asked the housing and public works ministry to invite its chairman as the special guest and its members as guests...

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    Razzaque prescribes balanced fertiliser use

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:14am on September 16, 2019

    Agriculture minister Mohammad Abdur Razzaque on Sunday urged farmers to avoid applying excessive chemical fertilizers for growing crops. Speaking at an...

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    Lightning kills four at places

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:13am on September 16, 2019

    Four people were killed after being hit by lightning strike in Lalmonirhat, Kurigram and Dinajpur on Sunday. New Age correspondent in Lalmonirhat reported a woman...

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    Shahid Hamid receives lifetime achievement award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:08am on September 16, 2019

    Dhaka Regency Hotel and Resort executive director Shahid Hamid received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Rotary International Zone 6B during the closing ceremony of...

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    Rapid passes introduced for BRTC buses

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:49am on September 16, 2019

    Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation on Sunday introduced Rapid Passes for the passengers on its fleet plying on Azimpur-Dhanmondi-Mohammadpur circular route...

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    One held over abduction of girl

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:42am on September 16, 2019

    A man in his thirties was held at Jaintapur of Sylhet on Saturday night pertaining to abduction of a girl, eight hours after the girl...

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    Discussion on sensitising transport employers held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:35am on September 16, 2019

    A discussion on ‘Sensitisation of the employers to facilitate education for the children engaged in transport sector’ was held at Daily Star Bhaban on Sunday....

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    Dengue patients three times outside Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on September 16, 2019

    At least 619 new dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in 24 hours till Sunday morning and among them 456 were...