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    Government to improve training of female migrants

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:02am on November 20, 2019

    In the wake of widespread criticism about the plights of female migrant workers in the gulf countries, the government has taken initiatives to improve training...

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    Manna asks government to step down

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:31pm on November 19, 2019

    Nagarik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna on Tuesday called on the Awami League government to step down immediately. Terming the December 30 general election...

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    Israel’s Gantz races to form government

    Agence-France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 10:32pm on November 18, 2019

    After weeks of talks over a new Israeli government have gone around in circles, Benjamin Netanyahu’s rival Benny Gantz had just two days left Monday...

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    Elevated expressway consultancy deal extended

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:35am on November 18, 2019

    The government on Sunday extended the consultancy service deal with the Mott MacDonald Ltd for three more years and decided to import 30,000 tonnes of...

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    Road law enforced, mobile courts from today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:57am on November 18, 2019

    The government began enforcing the Road Transport Act 2018 on Sunday amid strikes called by transport workers in Kushtia and Jashore protesting against the move...

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    Government frames new strategy to check money laundering, terror financing

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2019

    The government on Sunday outlined 11 strategies along with 137 action plans in the National Strategy for Prevention of Money Laundering and Combating Financing of...

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    UK government, military covered up war crimes: report

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:25pm on November 17, 2019

    The UK government and military covered up credible evidence of war crimes by British soldiers against civilians in Afghanistan and Iraq, according to an investigation...

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    Leaked China documents reveal no mercy in Xinjiang

    Agence-France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 10:08pm on November 17, 2019

    A rare and huge leak of Chinese government documents has shed new light on a security crackdown on Muslims in China’s Xinjiang region, where president...

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    BNP terms govt’s circular on media restrictive

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:22am on November 16, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Friday said the government’s circular issued on Friday about print and electronic media was restrictive measure to curb freedom of the...

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    Government employees want dearness allowance

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:55pm on November 15, 2019

    Bangladesh Class III Government Employees Association on Friday demanded 30 per cent of the basic pay as dearness allowance and additional Tk 3,000 as medical allowance...