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    HC questions detention of 83 migrants

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:14pm on September 21, 2020

    The High Court on Monday asked the government to explain the legality of detaining 83 migrants deported from Vietnam and Qatar in August. The bench...

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    Age limit for govt jobs relaxed for COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:42pm on September 17, 2020

    The government on Thursday relaxed the age limit of the government job applicants in various categories, excepting Bangladesh Civil Service, considering the coronavirus situation. Candidates...

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    Flow of public information obstructed

    Shahin Akhter and Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:58pm on August 25, 2020

    The government is out to obstruct the flow of public information to the people through some recent moves, observed governance and rights campaigners. The authorities...

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    Govt borrows Tk 13,087cr thru T-bonds in July

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:05pm on August 07, 2020

    The government’s borrowing in July, the first month of the current fiscal year 2020-21, stood at Tk 18,056 crore that included Tk 13,087 crore it borrowed through...

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    Rotation-based duties in govt offices revoked

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:18pm on August 06, 2020

    The government on Thursday asked heads of all departments to ensure attendance of employees by revoking the existing shift rotation system introduced on June 1...

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    Bangladesh makes changes to some senior posts

    United News of Bangladesh .Dhaka | Updated at 10:43am on July 06, 2020

    The government on Sunday brought changes in a number of senior posts with promotions and transfers to expedite routine works. The ministry of public administration...

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    COVID-19 test no more free at govt labs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:25pm on June 29, 2020

    The government on Monday fixed the fees for the RT-PCR test for COVID-19 suspects as it decided not to continue the service free of cost...

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    Govt busy politicising coronavirus: Rizvi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:26pm on June 23, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi alleged that the government was now busy committing corruption, looting and politicising coronavirus issue when...

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    Bangladesh state minister Abdullah dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on June 14, 2020

    State minister for religious affairs Sheikh M Abdullah died at Combined Military Hospital, Dhaka on Saturday night. He was 75.Confirming the matter, Abdullah’s assistant personal...

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    Government decides to suspend relief distribution

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:41am on June 10, 2020

    Disaster management ministry has decided to suspend the countrywide relief distribution programme it has been running for the past three months since March among the...