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    Digital Security Bill approved incorporating section 57

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on January 30, 2018

    The cabinet on Monday gave final approval to the draft Digital Security Bill 2018 incorporating controversial section 57 of the Information and Communication Technology Act...

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    Key pledges not kept

    Moloy Saha and Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:34am on January 12, 2018

    The Awami League-led government has failed to keep many of its 2008 election pledges such as enforced disappearances, extrajudicial killing, soaring goods prices and corruption,...

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    No emotion in nominating candidate, Hasina tells cabinet

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on December 08, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday told her cabinet colleagues that her party should not be ‘emotional’ in nominating candidates for elections...

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    Pay hike proposed in cabinet

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on November 21, 2017

    A cabinet member on Monday proposed formation of a wage board to increase workers’ wages in the apparel sector, last revised in 2013, as the...

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    Muhith reacts against rice import from Myanmar

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Monday reacted against the recent government move to procure rice from Myanmar that continued forcing Rohingyas to flee to Bangladesh...

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    PM for filing petition for expunge of observations

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:40am on August 08, 2017

    Government policymakers on Monday resolved to speak out on the Appellate Division verdict scrapping the 16th amendment to the constitution and reinstating Supreme Judicial Council...

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    Section 57 for curbing cyber crimes

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:26am on July 25, 2017

    Information minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Monday told the cabinet that the Section 57 of the Information and Communication Technology Act was aimed to contain...

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    Cabinet against army deployment during poll

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:09am on July 18, 2017

    Senior cabinet members on Monday opposed the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s demand for army deployment during the national polls. During an informal discussion in...

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    Govt approval must for human organ transplant

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on July 18, 2017

    The cabinet on Monday approved a draft amendment of law requiring all hospitals, excepting those established by the government with specialised units, to obtain government...

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    PM for discussion on SC verdict in parliament

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 01:09am on July 04, 2017

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday asked ministers to prepare for discussion on Appellate Division judgement that dismissed a government appeal against a High Court...