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    Vaccination must to bring back things on track: minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:38am on June 14, 2021

    Stressing the importance of vaccination to stop the Coronavirus, planning minister MA Mannan on Sunday said vaccines should be arranged for the people of the...

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    Air chief adorned with air marshal badge

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:36am on June 14, 2021

    Newly-appointed Bangladesh Air Force chief Shaikh Abdul Hannan was on Sunday adorned with the rank badge of Air Marshal at a ceremony in presence of...

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    18 artistes, 2 orgs to receive Shilpakala Padak 2019, 2020

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:04pm on June 13, 2021

    Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy announced the names of 20 recipients for its prestigious Shilpakala Padak 2019 and 2020 Saturday. Eighteen cultural luminaries and two cultural organisations...

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    Tk 150 billion for coastal protection demanded

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:46am on June 13, 2021

    A group of civil society organisations and MPs from coastal areas on Saturday urged the government to allocate at least Tk 150 billion for coastal protection,...

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    Virtual IPF, DTG trade exhibitions in July, Aug

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:52pm on June 12, 2021

    Two virtual exhibitions will be held in July and August to improve international communication between local enterprises and the global supply chain amid the Covid...

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    Week-long lockdown imposed in Kushtia municipality areas

    United News of Bangladesh . Kushtia | Updated at 12:28pm on June 12, 2021

    The district administration has imposed a week-long lockdown in the municipality areas of Kushtia in view of a sudden surge in Covid cases...

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    Night curfew in 3 Narail municipalities over Covid situation

    United News of Bangladesh . Narail | Updated at 12:06pm on June 12, 2021

    Authorities on Saturday imposed a week-long night curfew in three municipalities and three unions of Narail’s sadar upazila to break the chain of Covid-19 transmission...

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    Railway network connecting Chhatak, Sunamganj, Mohanganj sought

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:40am on June 12, 2021

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen wrote to railways minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan requesting him to take an initiative for bringing Chatak, Sunamganj and Mohanganj...

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    12 Rohingyas held while fleeing Bhasan Char

    United News of Bangladesh . Noakhali | Updated at 12:31am on June 12, 2021

    Police detained 12 Rohingyas, including four children, from Noakhali’s Companiganj on Friday while they were fleeing Bhasan Char of the district’s Hatiya. Locals spotted them...

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    Grant financing deal of 12m euro signed to support power, energy sector

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:59pm on June 11, 2021

    The French Development Agency (AFD) and the government have signed a grant financing agreement of 12 million euro or around Tk 1.24 billion to support...