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    Farakka Long March day still relevant in Bangladesh: Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:30pm on May 15, 2021

    Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Saturday said that Bangladesh was suffering from an acute water crisis and difficulties in agricultural productions as India declined to...

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    Assam CM thanks FM Momen

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:31pm on May 15, 2021

    Chief minister of Assam Himanta Biswa Sarma has thanked the foreign minister of Bangladesh, AK Abdul Momen, for his good wishes, noting that the next...

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    Ex-Jamaat MP Shahjahan arrested, put on three-day remand

    Staff Correspondent. Chattogram | Updated at 11:59am on May 15, 2021

    The police on Saturday arrested Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islam leader and former member of the parliament Shahjahan Chowdhury in cases filed with Hathazari police station over violence...

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    WHO warns second year of pandemic to be ‘far deadlier’

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva, Switzerland | Updated at 10:13am on May 15, 2021

    The World Health Organisation issued a grim warning on Friday that the second year of Covid-19 was set to be ‘far more deadly’, as Japan...

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    Chhatra Odhikar Parishad demands release of arrested activists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:41pm on May 14, 2021

    Bangladesh Chhatra, Juba and Sramik Odhikar Parishad staged a demonstration at the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka on Friday morning demanding the release of their...

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    Bangladesh PM greets Assam CM

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 05:35pm on May 14, 2021

    Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday congratulated Himanta Biswa Sarma of the north-eastern Indian state Assam on his taking over the office of the...

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    India investigates death of 18 elephants 'hit by lightning'

    Agence France Presse. Nagaon | Updated at 04:31pm on May 14, 2021

    Indian authorities launched a probe Friday into the deaths of at least 18 elephants, as a leading conservationist raised doubts that the animals were killed...

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    Oxygen crisis in Indian Covid hospital claims 74 in 4-day

    New Age Desk | Updated at 03:02pm on May 14, 2021

    Seventy-four patients have died at the Goa Medical College and Hospital— the biggest Covid facility in the state— in the past four days, all reportedly...

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    India PM Modi warns Covid spreading to rural areas

    United News of Bangladesh / AP | Updated at 02:22pm on May 14, 2021

    Narendra Modi, the prime minister of India, has warned people to take extra precautions as the country’s devastating Covid outbreak is spreading fast to rural...

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    Coronavirus has right to live: BJP leader Trivendra

    New Age Online | Updated at 01:10pm on May 14, 2021

    Former Uttarakhand state chief minister and Bharatiya Janata Party leader Trivendra Singh Rawat ‘from a philosophical angle’ said that ‘coronavirus has a right to live’,...