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    ‘Robber’ killed in Rajbari ‘gunfight’

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 11:13am on December 29, 2016

    A suspected robber was killed in a reported gunfight with police on Rajbari-Kushtia Highway at Kalibari in Rajbari sadar early...

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    Three killed in Comilla road accident

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 09:25am on December 29, 2016

    At least three people were killed and 10 others injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a truck on Dhaka-Chittagong Highway at...

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    Bangladesh spurn chance to level series

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:30am on December 29, 2016

    Bangladesh wasted a very good chance to level the three-match one-day international series when they suffered 67-run loss in the second match at...

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    Lotus DCAB president, Pantho GS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on December 29, 2016

    Rezaul Karim Lotus of The Daily Star and Pantho Rahman of the Channel-i were elected president and general secretary of the Diplomatic Correspondents Association, Bangladesh...

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    Remittances fall due to low oil prices, US polls, Brexit: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:44am on December 29, 2016

    Remittance inflows fell substantially although migration of workers increased this year, according to Refugee and Migratory Movements Research Unit’s annual report, published Wednesday...

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    Citizenship bill poses threat to basic rights: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:29am on December 29, 2016

    Experts and rights activists at a roundtable on Wednesday said they are afraid that the Citizenship Bill- 2016 may create stateless people and pose threats...

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    Primary, junior school results today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:27am on December 29, 2016

    Results of primary and ibtedayi education completion examinations, and junior school certificate and junior dakhil certificate examinations will be published today...

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    Make urban spaces, infrastructures safe for children: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:25am on December 29, 2016

    Academics and children’s rights activists at a discussion on Wednesday said that lack of open spaces in the city was hampering children’s physical and mental...

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    Science Olympiad-2017 starts Jan 13

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:22am on December 29, 2016

    The one and a half month Science Olympiad-2017 starts on January 13. The announcement came from the Science Olympiad’s logo unveiling programme held at ATN...

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    BNP to hold black flag processions January 5

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:17am on December 29, 2016

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party would hold countrywide black flag processions on January 5 to observe ‘democracy killing day’ marking the anniversary of the January5, 2014...