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    Priest who shared stage with Modi tests COVID-19 positive

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:57pm on August 14, 2020

    The head of Ram Temple trust in Ayodhya, who shared stage with India prime minister Narendra Modi and several other VIPs during the groundbreaking ceremony...

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    Malaysia lifts restrictions on hiring foreign workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:43pm on August 14, 2020

    Malaysia’s human resources ministry has given flexibility to employers to hire foreign workers who have been laid off by previous employers if they do not...

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    COVID-19 infections hit 2.71 lakh, death toll 3,591 in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:32pm on August 14, 2020

    Bangladesh recorded an additional 34 deaths from COVID-19 and 2,766 infections in the past 24 hours on Friday, counting the death toll to 3,591 and...

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    BNP to scrap Digital Security Act if voted to power: Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:48pm on August 14, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Friday said that his party would scrap all the laws used against the rights of...

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    Veteran artist Murtaja Baseer hospitalised 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00pm on August 14, 2020

    Country’s one of the most acclaimed painters and language movement veteran Murtaja Baseer was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of Evercare Hospital in the...

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    Railway bans travel with tickets bought by others

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:20am on August 14, 2020

    The railways ministry on Thursday asked the intercity train passengers to travel with tickets they bought themselves online and refrain from travelling with tickets borrowed...

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    Latifur set example of ethical business: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:17am on August 14, 2020

    The late chairman and managing director of Transcom Group, Latifur Rahman, has set an outstanding example of ethical business in Bangladesh, observed speakers at a...

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    Long queue for Biman tickets in Ctg

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 02:14am on August 14, 2020

    Hundreds of expatriates, mostly living in UAE, gathered in front of the Chattogram office of state airlines Biman Bangladesh Airlines for the last three days...

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    Guardians seek PM’s intervention to cancel PEC, JSC exams

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:10am on August 14, 2020

    Abhibabak Oikya Forum, a platform of guardians of school and college students, on Thursday sought prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s intervention to cancel Primary Education Completion...

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    Army chief provides corona beds to BSMMU

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:09am on August 14, 2020

    Bangladesh Army chief General Aziz Ahmed provided four negative pressure isolation canopy corona beds to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University’s Corona Centre for the patients...