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    Archbishop Moses M Costa dies

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 03:31pm on July 13, 2020

    Holy Cross Archbishop Moses M Costa of Chittagong Archdiocese died of heart attack at Square Hospital in Dhaka on Monday morning. He was 69. Father...

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    COVID-19 claims 39, infects 3,099 in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:51pm on July 13, 2020

    The daily COVID-19 infection rate rose to 24.95 per cent in Bangladesh in the past 24 hours till 8:00am Monday although the number of tests...

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    Sabrina placed on 3-day remand

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:56pm on July 13, 2020

    JKG Health Care chairperson Sabrina Arif Chowdhury was sent on a three-day police remand on Monday over the charge of preparing fake COVID-19 certificates without...

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    Mayur-2 master arrested

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14pm on July 13, 2020

    Rapid Action Battalion on Monday arrested the master of Mayur-2 launch, who along with his co-master allegedly caused the recent Buriganga launch capsize that claimed...

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    Hospital sealed off for faking pathology reports

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:25am on July 13, 2020

    A diagnostic centre was sealed off and its owner was jailed and fined for providing fake pathological reports to patients in the capital’s Demra area...

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    Burglars in disguise of domestic help arrested

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:05am on July 13, 2020

    Detective police arrested two members of a ring who committed a burglary in the disguise of domestic help and a gold trader from Dhaka and...

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    Diplomatic immunity bar Bangladeshi envoy’s arrest: Kuwaiti CS leader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:50am on July 13, 2020

    Bangladesh ambassador in Kuwait Abul Kalam could have been arrested if he was enjoying diplomatic immunity, Kuwait Transparency Society chairperson Majid Al Mutairi said on...

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    Hill organisations condemn killing of woman during ‘shootout’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on July 13, 2020

    Four Chattogram Hill Tracts-based organisations on Sunday condemned Friday’s ‘shootout’ that killed a woman and injured her minor son at Shamukjhiri area under Boangchhari in...

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    Freedom fighter Sanaullah dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on July 13, 2020

    Freedom fighter Sanaullah Bhuiyan Nayeem breathed his last on Saturday night at a hospital in Dhaka. He was 70. He was undergoing treatment at the...

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    Obaidul for ACC action against health sector corruption

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on July 13, 2020

    Ruling Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Sunday wanted Anti-Corruption Commission action against corrupt firms like Regent Hospital and JKG in the health sector....