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    BIWTA probe body gets more time to submit report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:47am on July 03, 2020

    A committee to probe the recent launch capsize incident in river Buriganga was given more time on Thursday to complete the job. Bangladesh Inland Water...

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    120 dead in Myanmar jade mine landslide

    Agence France-Presse . Hpakant, Myanmar | Updated at 12:21pm on July 02, 2020

    The battered bodies of more than 120 jade miners were pulled from a sea of mud after a landslide in northern Myanmar on Thursday after...

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    Unskilled masters blamed for waterway accident

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 11:30pm on July 01, 2020

    Most of the fatal inland waterways accidents in the country are mainly caused by unskilled masters in absence of proper training, observed river safety experts....

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    Vessel accidents go on as none punished

    M Moneruzzzaman and Shahin Akhter | Updated at 11:57pm on June 30, 2020

    Vessel accidents continued to take lives of passengers as no owners or masters were ever punished, people flouting the High Court directives to ensure safety...

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    Rifat could not hold onto mother’s hand

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:08am on June 30, 2020

    Rifat Rahman had no such traumatic memory in his 19 years of life which he gained on Monday. He was travelling on the Morning Bird...

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    At least 3 killed in Tangail road accident

    Our Correspondent . Tangail | Updated at 11:08am on June 28, 2020

    At least three people killed in a road accident at Postokamuri Chorpara area on Dhaka-Tangail-Bangbandhu bridge highway under Mirzapur upazila of Tangail in the early...

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    One killed, 2 injured in bike accident

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:08am on June 28, 2020

    A motorbike rider was killed and two others were injured as their bike fell on the Postogola Bridge in Dhaka Friday night. The deceased was...

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    Two BGB members killed in Rajshahi road crash

    United News of Bangladesh . Rajshahi | Updated at 08:15pm on June 13, 2020

    Two members of Border Guard Bangladesh were killed and 19 others injured in a road accident on Rajshahi-Chapainawabganj highway in Sarangpur area in Godagari upazila...

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    Japan city to ban phone use while walking

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 10:15pm on June 01, 2020

    Officials in Yamato city, near Tokyo, on Monday submitted a bill to the city assembly to stop people from using their phones while walking. ‘The...

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    Four killed as truck overturns in Sirajganj

    Our Correspondent . Sirajganj | Updated at 03:02pm on May 19, 2020

    Four people were killed as a goods-laden truck plunged into a roadside ditch on Dhaka-Rajshahi highway at Nalka of Sirajganj on Tuesday. The deceased were...