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    Victims feel abandoned by govt with no compensation, rehabilitation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:39am on February 21, 2020

    The family members of the victims of Chawkbazar fire that killed 70 people in Old Dhaka a year ago have alleged that the government has...

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    KSA deports 110 more Bangladeshi workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:37am on February 21, 2020

    At least 110 Bangladeshi workers, who were deported by Saudi Arabia, returned home empty-handed on Wednesday, said officials in Dhaka. A Saudi Airline SV 804...

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    14-party to hold rallies against women, child repression

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:35am on February 21, 2020

    The 14-party alliance on Thursday decided to hold rallies and meetings across the country to wage a social movement against the repression of women and...

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    Zakaria Emey’s book unveiling ceremony held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:33am on February 21, 2020

    The book unveiling ceremony of Zakaria Emey’s new book ‘Dibha’ was held at Iqbal Center in Dhaka on Thursday. Premier Bank advisor Muhammed Ali, managing...

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    Book launching ceremony held at NSU

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on February 21, 2020

    North South University in association with the political science and sociology department of the university organised the book launching ceremony of Radicalisation in South Asia:...

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    10 killed in road accidents

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:28am on February 21, 2020

    At least 10 people, including three students and a teacher, were killed and 11 others injured in road accidents in Tangail, Mymensingh, Bogura, Gazipur, Habiganj,...

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    ACC summons PWD contractors' assoc chief, GS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on February 21, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday summoned the president and general secretary of Bangladesh PWD Contractor’s Association for allegedly abetting controversial contractor SM Golam Kibria Shamim...

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    Bangladesh eye a fresh start against Zimbabwe

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on February 21, 2020

    Bangladesh will be looking to start afresh putting behind their recent woes when they take on familiar foes Zimbabwe in the one-off Test series, starting...

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    Condition of coronavirus infected Bangladeshis in Singapore unchanged

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:58am on February 21, 2020

    Health condition of the five coronavirus infected Bangladeshi expatriates in Singapore remained unchanged, officials said on Thursday. One the five Bangladeshis remained in critical condition...

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    Govt destroying spirit of language movement, liberation war: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on February 21, 2020

    Leaders of Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday said that the government was destroying the spirit of the language movement and the war of independence in...