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    Edn of ethnic children in mother tongue not yielding results: community leaders  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:01am on October 30, 2020

    Teaching primary school level ethnic minority children in mother tongue did not yield expected results for the lack of government initiatives in developing books, training...

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    3 arrested for rape in dists

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:58am on October 30, 2020

    Police arrested three people in Pabna, Kushtia and Feni on Wednesday and Thursday for raping a girl and two women in the districts. New Age...

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    Freedom fighter Juno dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on October 30, 2020

    Freedom fighter and cultural personality Haider Anwar Khan Juno died in a hospital in Dhaka on Thursday. He was 76. He is survived by his...

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    Stimulus for foreign cos hiked to Tk 7,000cr

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:50am on October 30, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Wednesday enhanced the size of the stimulus package meant for large industries and service sectors as working capital loan by Tk...

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    Railway begins service week Nov 1

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on October 30, 2020

    Bangladesh Railway is going to observe ‘Railway Service and Safety Week’ during November 1 to November 7 and the founding anniversary of the Ministry of...

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    Govt to finalise fate of online admission at univs in Nov

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on October 30, 2020

    The government will decide the fate of the online admission tests at the public universities in the second week of November in a meeting of...

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    ACC initiates inquiry against DAG Jannatul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on October 30, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has initiated an inquiry against deputy attorney general Jannatul Ferdous Rupa on charge of accumulating illegal wealth receiving bribes from bail seekers,...

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    Islamists stage demo

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on October 30, 2020

    Leaders and activists of different Islamist organisations on Thursday demonstrated in different areas of the country protesting against the French president following his backing for...

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    SC asks DNCC to maintain status quo over Mirpur camps

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:25am on October 30, 2020

    The Appellate Division of Supreme Court on Thursday again asked the mayor of Dhaka north city and the public works department to maintain status-quo until...

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    Order issued for Islamic dress code at IPH withdrawn

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on October 30, 2020

    Institute of Public Health director Mohammad Abdur Rahim on Thursday withdrew an office order he issued a day before asking the Muslim employees to mandatorily...