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    100pc votes in 213 centres

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 10:11pm on June 30, 2019

    Hundred per cent votes were cast at least at 213 polling stations while between 90 per cent and 100 per cent were cast at least at 7,689 stations in the 11th parliamentary elections, marred by...

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    Capital flight on as govt goes lenient

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on June 29, 2019

    Corrupt individuals having close relationships with the government might have laundered money from the country and deposited it with banks in Switzerland to avoid future risks...

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    Delay in arrest of ex-Sonagazi OC triggers outcry

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:31am on June 10, 2019

    The police failed to arrest suspended Sonagazi police station officer-in-charge Mouazzem Hossain in two weeks after the country’s lone Cyber Tribunal had issued arrest warrant...

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    India, China apathetic to asking Myanmar to ensure rights

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 02:59pm on May 25, 2019

    India and China are indifferent to Bangladesh’s request to use their influence on Myanmar to create conditions conducive to repatriation of forcibly...

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    Modi set to return after landslide win

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:09pm on May 24, 2019

    Hindu nationalist prime minister Narendra Modi vowed an ‘inclusive’ future for all Indians on Thursday after a landslide election victory that...

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    Probe initiated as abnormal purchase prices go viral

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32pm on May 19, 2019

    The government has initiated a probe into ‘abnormal’ high price paid for household articles to furnish apartments in multi-storey buildings under the...

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    WASA MD’s absence irks JS body

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05pm on May 17, 2019

    A parliamentary watchdog on Thursday expressed its resentment at the absence of Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority’s managing director in...

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    346 children raped in four and a half months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:17pm on May 16, 2019

    At least 346 children were raped in the last four and a half months of the current year across the country, according to Bangladesh Shishu...

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    Consumers demand DWasa MD’s resignation at public hearing

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:38pm on May 09, 2019

    Consumers’ Safe Water Movement on Tuesday demanded the resignation of DWasa managing director Taqsem A Khan if he cannot supply safe drinking water in...

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    Owners, workers may quit transport business, threatens Shajahan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:49pm on May 03, 2019

    Former shipping minister and Bangladesh Road Transport Workers Federation executive president Shajahan Khan on Thursday threatened that...