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Dhaka to north rail service resumes
Rail communication between Dhaka and northern districts of the country resumed after it was disrupted for nearly three hours this morning due to a technical glitch of Dhaka bound Ekata Express. The train coming from Dinajpur went out of order at Mirer …
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Jewellery shop robbed at Bhatara in Dhaka; one dead
The robbers were five to six in number, he said. They took away 40-45 bhori gold ornaments, Ahmed said. Jakir Hossain, a driver, was injured in the blast, he said. Hossain was admitted to Dhaka medical College Hospital, ASI Sentu Chandra Das of the …
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Averting disaster
Yet, the challenge remains for urban disaster risk reduction with growing internal migration to big cities like Dhaka. Incorporation of disaster risk reduction strategies in development plans is one of the keys for achieving many of the recently agreed …
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Dhaka University publishes list of 60 ex-teachers with Tk 44 million dues
Dhaka University has published a list of 60 former teachers who have not paid total dues of nearly Tk 44 million. Print Friendly and PDF. Related Files. Ex-DU teachers with dues. A media statement carrying the list said on Sunday some teachers had been …
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Tigers opt to bat
Bangladesh have won the toss and opted to bat first in the second match of the four-match T20 series against visiting Zimbabwe. The match is scheduled to begin at 3pm in Khulna on Sunday. Earlier in the first match, Bangladesh defeated the visitors by …
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Main accused held in Dhaka
Law enforcers yesterday detained the chairman of Bandarban’s Naikkhangchhari upazila in connection with the 2012 arson attacks and vandalism at Buddhist temples in Ramu. Tofail Ahmed, who is a charge-sheeted accused in two cases filed after the …
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Couriers' strike disrupts release of imports at Dhaka airport

Couriers' strike disrupts release of imports at Dhaka airport
A Dhaka Customs House official said Civil Aviation Authority, Bangladesh (CAAB) rented the Cargo Village to Biman Bangladesh Airlines that had sublet it 'some' courier companies. CAAB objected to the sublet after an incident of fire in 2013, he said …
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Dhaka North Mayor Annisul accepts Islami Bank money for CCTV cameras
The bank said: “Dhaka North City Mayor Annisul Huq, on behalf of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police law and order coordination committee, accepted the cheque from the Islami Bank Chairman Mustafa Anwar at a function held at the city corporation office.”.
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EC: No outsiders in polling areas
No outsiders will be allowed in polling areas after election campaigning ends on Monday midnight, Election Commissioner Md Shah Newaz has said. “No one but the voters will be allowed in the polling areas after midnight [Monday],” Shah Newaz said …
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