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    Tanner dies in police custody

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on November 22, 2017

    A 65-year-old tanner died in police custody on Tuesday two days after he was picked up with his two sons and two nephews from their...

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    Domestic worker’s death sparks violent protests in capital

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on August 05, 2017

    Violent protests rocked the capital’s Banashree area after the death of a part-time domestic worker on Friday. Police fired from their guns and lobbed tear...

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    NHRC seeks Army’s explanation

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:23am on June 24, 2017

    The National Human Rights Commission has written to the defence ministry asking for a Bangladesh Army explanation for the death of Romel Chakma as a...