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    Two killed in ‘gunfights’ in Ashulia, Rangpur

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:57am on November 13, 2018

    Two suspected robbers were killed in separate ‘gunfights’ with police in Ashulia, on the outskirts of Dhaka, and Gangachara upazila of Rangpur early Monday....

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    EC decision after filing nomination

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:48am on November 13, 2018

    Election commissioner Rafiqul Islam on Monday said that the Election Commission would make its decision on the candidature of jailed Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda...

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    Govt asked to maintain status quo

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:41am on November 13, 2018

    The High Court Division on Monday directed the government to ensure that 12 private housing companies stopped their encroachments by filing up low lying areas...

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    Go ahead with unity: Khaleda

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:24am on November 13, 2018

    The jailed Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia on Monday asked party leaders to go ahead with the unity forged among the people....

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    Sliced body parts recovered from Ashulia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:15am on November 13, 2018

    Police recovered the sliced body parts of an unidentified man in a polythene bag from Nischintapur area under Ashulia, on the outskirts of Dhaka, Monday...

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    Suu Kyi stripped of AI's highest honour

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:57am on November 13, 2018

    The Amnesty International in an open letter to the Myanmar state counsellor, Aung San Suu Kyi, stated on Monday that they would publicly announce the...

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    Constable Badrul Alam passes away

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on November 13, 2018

    Constable Badrul Alam, who had been serving Dhaka Metropolitan Police’s media centre for more than six years, died of cancer in a city hospital on...

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    DoE to introduce database to monitor brick kilns, steel re-rolling mills, cement factories

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on November 13, 2018

    The Department of Environment is going to launch a digitised database to monitor the brick kilns, steel re-rolling mills and cement factories across the country....

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    Police records GD against 2 unnamed Chinese nationals for slaughtering actor’s pet dog

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on November 13, 2018

    Actor Pran Roy on Monday lodged a general diary with Khilgaon thana police in the capital alleging that two Chinese nationals had caught his pet...

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    95 per cent of child labourers work for informal sector: Study

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on November 13, 2018

    Almost 95 per cent of the country’s child labourers work for the informal sector, labour and youth employment expert T I M Nurunnabi Khan said...