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    10 injured in sewage line explosion at Armanitola

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:29pm on October 07, 2020

    At least 10 people were injured in an explosion of sewage line at Armanitola in the capital on Wednesday. Among the injured Ferdous Alam, Nayeb...

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    2 children wounded in explosion

    Our Correspondent  . Jashore | Updated at 12:21am on October 07, 2020

    Border Guard Bangladesh personnel seized a total of 20 crude bombs at a rented house of port labourers on the Putkhali frontier on Tuesday. The...

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    High Court orders Titas to pay Tk 5 lakh to each family

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 02:03pm on September 09, 2020

    The High Court on Wednesday asked Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company to make an initial payment of Tk 5 lakh in compensation to each family...

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    Illegal gas connections raise explosion fear

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:49pm on September 06, 2020

    Tens of thousands of illegal gas connections dot the country’s gas distribution network leaving thousands of spots highly vulnerable to gas leakage and therefore to...

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    21 killed in Narayanganj mosque blast

    Iqbal Mahmud | Updated at 10:25am on September 05, 2020

    At least 21 victims of Friday evening’s gas explosion in Narayanganj mosque succumbed to their burn injuries while the condition of the remaining 17 was...

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    Chattogram container depot blast death toll hits 4

    United News of Bangladesh. Chattogram | Updated at 06:16pm on September 03, 2020

    The death toll from the explosion at a container depot in Patenga area of Chattogram on Wednesday has climbed to four following the death of...

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    Another explosion victim dies in Beirut

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:03am on August 26, 2020

    Another Bangladeshi worker, who was injured in the recent explosions in a seaport in Lebanon, died at a hospital in Beirut on Tuesday. The victim...

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    S&P downgrades Lebanon bonds to default after missed payments

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:51pm on August 22, 2020

    Credit ratings agency S&P on Friday downgraded more Lebanese government debt issues after missed payments, citing the country’s worsening economic crisis following the devastating explosion...

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    Risks abound for lack of govt oversight

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 11:51pm on August 17, 2020

    There is no complete database on the stocks of hazardous chemicals in the country with the possibility that the stocks might remain uncared for risking...

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    ‘Revolution is born out of suffering’

    | Updated at 09:31pm on August 17, 2020

    UNDER the balcony of a pale yellow house with white arches, Sabine Soueidy stands next to a pile of rubble and bricks. ‘There is a...