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    Oli demands reconstitution of EC, ACC with neutral persons

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:33am on October 27, 2019

    Criticising the current role of the Election Commission and Anti-Corruption Commission, Liberal Democratic Party president Oli Ahmed demanded their reconstitution with neutral persons. ‘The Election...

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    Make safe vegetables available: Agri secretary

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:27am on October 27, 2019

    Agriculture secretary Md Nasiruzzaman said the demand for safe or pesticide-free vegetables is increasing day by day in the country and there should be at...

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    Ex-leaders confine IU BCL GS

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 12:25am on October 27, 2019

    Former leaders and activists of Islamic University unit Bangladesh Chhatra League kept its incumbent general secretary Rakibul Islam Rakib confined at university’s administrative building over...

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    Green campaigners demand ban on lead-laced paints

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on October 27, 2019

    Green campaigners, mostly students of schools, colleges and universities, at a human chain on Saturday demanded a ban on the paints mixed with toxic metal...

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    Household work not for women only: speakers

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:15am on October 27, 2019

    Stressing the need for women empowerment, speakers at a programme on Saturday highlighted the necessity of sharing household workload equally between men and women. The...

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    RU Journalist Association celebrates golden jubilee

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:14am on October 27, 2019

    Rajshahi University Journalist Association on Saturday celebrated its golden jubilee on the campus amid festivity. The association began the day with a colourful morning procession...

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    School body head removed for taking Yaba

    United News of Bangladesh . Chandpur | Updated at 12:13am on October 27, 2019

    The Cumilla Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education removed the head of Montola Hamidia High School management committee on Thursday allegedly for taking drugs. Khaje Ahmmed...

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    Concerted effort sought for people with disabilities

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12am on October 27, 2019

    Government and non-government officials on Friday demanded greater alliance of all stakeholders concerned for addressing the issues and concerns of persons with disabilities. At a...

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    Madrassah pupil missing for 7 days

    Our Correspondent . Brahmanbaria | Updated at 12:11am on October 27, 2019

    A Class IV madrassah student went missing for last seven days at Akhaura in Brahmanbaria. The missing boy, 12, is a student at Jamia Majharul Hoque Madrassah and resident of...

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    Lee Cooper’s MD Wayne Bebb due today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:11am on October 27, 2019

    Wayne Bebb, global managing director of Lee Cooper, will arrive in Bangladesh today for 2 days. During his short visit, he will sign a licensee...