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    Vikings’ Nabi toasts BPL success

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:29pm on November 18, 2016

    Chittagong Vikings’ Afghan all-rounder Mohammad Nabi said on Friday his success in the Bangladesh Premier League came as another proof of his country’s progress in...

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    Riders inflict more misery on holders

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:24pm on November 18, 2016

    Rangpur Riders joined Dhaka Dynamites at the top of Bangladesh Premier League points table with a thumping nine-wicket win over defending champions Comilla Victorians in...

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    Nabi, Taskin star in Vikings’ win

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on November 18, 2016

    A blistering half-century from Mohammad Nabi and Taskin Ahmed’s career best Twenty20 bowling helped Chittagong Vikings overcome their recent woes and post a 19-run win...

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    Bangabandhu Satellite Project gets ITU award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on November 18, 2016

    The International Telecommunication Union, a UN body on ICT, on Thursday awarded the ongoing Bangabandhu Satellite Project the Recognition of Excellence Award for its possible...

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    Banks unwilling to open street children accounts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:47pm on November 18, 2016

    The country’s scheduled banks are reluctant to extend their services to street children and child workers as they (banks) opened only 3,465 accounts for them...

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    Prices of onion, garlic rise, veg still remain dear

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:11pm on November 18, 2016

    The prices of onion and garlic went up in the city’s kitchen markets while the prices of other daily essentials including vegetables remained high over...

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    205 Migratory birds rescued in Mymensing

    staff correspondent | Updated at 08:24pm on November 18, 2016

    The forest department on Friday rescued over two hundred migratory birds in Mymensigh, officials said...

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    AL rejects EC reform proposal of BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:54pm on November 18, 2016

    The ruling Awami League has rejected the Election Commission reform proposals of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party terming it ‘unrealistic and unconstitutional’...

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    Khaleda demands EC formed on consensus

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:29pm on November 18, 2016

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia on Friday in her proposal regarding the formation of new Election Commission demanded appointment of honest, skilled and politically...

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    Cop held for extortion in city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:21pm on November 18, 2016

    A police constable was detained for allegedly extorting money from an egg-trader at Karwanbazar in the city early Friday...