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    Public univs in Bangladesh continue evening courses

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:23am on February 13, 2020

    Evening courses in different public universities continue to run defying the University Grants Commission instructions to the vice-chancellors of all 46 public universities to put...

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    Kamal expects Saudi investment in power, energy sectors

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:42pm on February 12, 2020

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal today said the government is expecting a huge investment from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in various sectors including power...

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    Bangladesh sex worker allowed for respectable burial, finally

    Agence France-Presse. Daulatdia, Bangladesh | Updated at 05:23pm on February 12, 2020

    Often treated as less than human in life, there has been little dignity in death for the sex workers of one of the world's biggest...

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    Police arrest 8 out of 19 suspects over Tuesday’s boat capsize

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:41pm on February 12, 2020

    The law enforcement agencies so far arrested eight out of 19 suspected traffickers over Tuesday’s capsize of a Malaysia-bound fishing trawler that killed 15 Rohingya...

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    Man held over rape of girl in Meherpur

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 12:58pm on February 12, 2020

    Police arrested a man from Juginda village of Gangni upazila in Meherpur on Wednesday in connection with a case over raping a young girl for...

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    Natore man surrenders after ‘killing’ brother

    United News of Bangladesh. Natore | Updated at 12:06pm on February 12, 2020

    A man surrendered to police on Tuesday night after allegedly killing his elder brother in Sadar upazila. The accused is Shahjahan Ali, 40, and the...

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    8 killed in road accidents in 4 districts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:45am on February 12, 2020

    At least eight people were killed in road accidents in four districts on Wednesday. New Age correspondent in Lalmonirhat reports that three people were killed...

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    2 TV journos wounded in Dhaka attack

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:03am on February 12, 2020

    Two journalists of a private television channel were injured in an attack carried out by bond traders in Nayabazar area of the capital on Tuesday....

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    One million school children to receive online safety certification: UNICEF

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:02am on February 12, 2020

    One million school children across Bangladesh are expected to receive online safety certifications within the next year, making their online experience safer. The ICT Division...

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    Winter keeps getting wet, adds to woes 

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:53am on February 12, 2020

    This past January was the wettest January in 12 years with frequent spells of heavy rains, which the Met Office described as very uncharacteristic of...