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    MP to face probe on trafficking allegations

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:27am on February 17, 2020

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said that legal steps would be taken over the allegations of human trafficking against independent lawmaker...

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    BNP MP seeks intervention of president, PM for Khaleda release

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on February 17, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party lawmaker M Zahidur Rahman on Sunday urged the president and the prime minister to release jailed BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on humanitarian...

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    Technical students to get more financial assistance: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:10am on February 17, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday stressed the need for allocating more money to technical and vocational training from the Prime minister’s Education Assistance Trust...

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    Anisul for legal procedure for Khaleda’s release

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on February 17, 2020

    Law minister Anisul Huq on Sunday said that the specific legal procedure had to be followed for release of Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia...

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    Khaleda not released as govt uncivilised: Moyeen

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:03am on February 17, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party standing committee member Abdul Moyeen Khan on Sunday said that the party chairperson and former prime minister Khaleda Zia was not released...

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    BNP councillor candidates blame party weakness, intimidation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:41am on February 17, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party-backed councillor candidates in February 1 elections to Dhaka South City Corporation blamed their organisational weakness as well as the government’s vote rigging,...

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    Rats eat up 1 lakh MT crops in 2018: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on February 17, 2020

    Around 1 lakh metric tons of crops were damaged due to the attack of rats in 2018, agriculture minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque told parliament on...

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    Chattogram city polls on March 29

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:34pm on February 16, 2020

    The Election Commission on Sunday announced the schedules of elections to Chattogram City Corporation and by-elections to Bogura 1 and Jashore 6 parliamentary constituencies fixing...

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    No secret understanding over Khaleda’s release: Obaidul

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:40pm on February 16, 2020

    Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Sunday said nothing was happening behind the scene over Khaleda Zia's release from jail. ‘There’s nothing secret,’ said...

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    Solidarity rally with Dhaka University protester against border killings

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on February 16, 2020

    Politicians, academicians and activists on Saturday held a rally at Antihooliganism Raju Memorial in solidarity with Dhaka University student Nasir Abdullah who continued his sit-in...