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    Three, including ‘child rapist’ killed in Comilla, Chapainawabganj ‘gunfights’

    Our Correspondent.Comilla | Updated at 10:33am on February 21, 2020

    The prime suspect for the killing of a seven-year-old girl after rape was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with the Detective Branch of police in Harishpur...

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    10 named for Independence Award

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:00am on February 21, 2020

    The government has picked nine renowned personalities and one organisation for highest state award Swadhinata Padak-2020 (Independence Award) in recognition of their outstanding contributions to...

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    Victims feel abandoned by govt with no compensation, rehabilitation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:39am on February 21, 2020

    The family members of the victims of Chawkbazar fire that killed 70 people in Old Dhaka a year ago have alleged that the government has...

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    SDGs implementation needs parliamentary push

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:36am on February 21, 2020

    Persistent inequality across society, lack of quality in all levels of education, absence of institutionalised accountability mechanism and dearth of data, among other reasons, are...

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    BIWTA reclaims Turag land grabbed by Sharmin Group

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:35am on February 21, 2020

    Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority on Thursday reclaimed half an acre of land of the River Turag illegally grabbed by Sharmin Group near Ashulia in...

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    Zakaria Emey’s book unveiling ceremony held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:33am on February 21, 2020

    The book unveiling ceremony of Zakaria Emey’s new book ‘Dibha’ was held at Iqbal Center in Dhaka on Thursday. Premier Bank advisor Muhammed Ali, managing...

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    Book launching ceremony held at NSU

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on February 21, 2020

    North South University in association with the political science and sociology department of the university organised the book launching ceremony of Radicalisation in South Asia:...

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    10 killed in road accidents

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:28am on February 21, 2020

    At least 10 people, including three students and a teacher, were killed and 11 others injured in road accidents in Tangail, Mymensingh, Bogura, Gazipur, Habiganj,...

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    ACC summons PWD contractors' assoc chief, GS

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on February 21, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday summoned the president and general secretary of Bangladesh PWD Contractor’s Association for allegedly abetting controversial contractor SM Golam Kibria Shamim...

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    Six titles on Language Movement

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 01:19am on February 21, 2020

    Only six books 1952 Language Movement hit the stalls until nineteenth day of the Amar Ekushey Book Fair which is being held to commemorate the...