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18-party extends hartal by 12 hrs Demo on 11, Doa on Jan 10 

By UNB, DHAKA

The BNP-led 18-party alliance on Tuesday extended its ongoing 48-hour nationwide hartal by 12 hours until 6pm Wednesday demanding the ...

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Canadian envoy meets Khaleda 

By UNB, DHAKA

Amid the allegation of keeping her under house arrest, Canadian High Commissioner in Dhaka Heather Cruden met BNP chairperson Khaleda ...

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Man killed in petrol bomb attack on truck in Sirajganj 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sirajganj, Jan 7 (UNB) - A man was killed and three people sustained burn injuries as pickets allegedly set alight ...

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18-party extends hartal by 12 hrs 

By UNB, DHAKA

The BNP-led 18-party alliance on Tuesday extended its ongoing 48-hour nationwide hartal by 12 hours until 6pm Wednesday demanding the ...

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48-hr hartal continues slackly on 2nd day 

By UNB, DHAKA

The second day of the BNP-led 18-party alliance’s 48-hour countrywide hartal, demanding the cancellation of Sunday’s election results, is passing ...

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One-sided polls denounced in overseas media 

By UNB, DHAKA

As expected, the international press has unanimously denounced Sunday's election to the 10th Jatiya Sangshad in Bangladesh, with most propagating ...

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Commonwealth disappointed at low voters’ turnout 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Commonwealth has also expressed its disappointment over limited participation and low voter turnout in Bangladesh elections and encouraged dialogue ...

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2 minors hurt in Badda bomb blast 

By UNB, DHAKA

Two minor boys were injured when a crude bomb exploded in the city's Badda area on Monday during the 48-hour ...

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Indian media guarded in its criticism of 'flawed' polls 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Indian media has not been as scathing as the
rest of the international press in its criticism of the elections ...

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Burn victim driver dies at CMCH 

By UNB, DHAKA

 A human-hauler driver who received burn injurers during the 18-party alliance’s ...

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Begin talks to end pol stalemate for inclusive polls 

By UNB, DHAKA

The US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations has urged Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and BNP Chief Khaleda Zia to eschew ...

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Power plant under Orion Group fined 

By UNB, DHAKA

Department of Environment (DoE) on Sunday fined a power generation company under Orion Group Tk 50 lakh for building its ...

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MKA, Shafiq, Dipu among 35 dropped 

By UNB, DHAKA

Nearly three dozens of influential figures of the immediate past government have failed to win the heart of Prime Minister ...

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Saudi envoy to meet Khaleda this evening 

By UNB, DHAKA

Saudi Ambassador to Bangladesh Dr Abdullah bin Nasser Al Bussairy will meet BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia this (Monday) evening. The meeting will ...

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Khaleda meets press at 4pm 

By UNB, DHAKA

Three days after the installation of the new government following the 10th national election on January 5 amid her alliance’s boycott, leader ...

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Re-voting in 7 seats today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The re-voting in 390 polling stations of seven constituencies in five districts will be held on Thursday. The constituencies are ...

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EP debate on Bangladesh polls today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The European Parliament (EP) is scheduled to see a debate on recent Bangladesh elections at its debate chamber in Strasbourg, ...

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Indian envoy to meet Khaleda today 

By UNB, DHAKA

 Indian High Commissioner Pankaj Saran will meet BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Thursday.The meeting will be held at Khaleda’s Gulshan ...

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4 AL, 2 independent, one JP candidates win 

By UNB, DHAKA

Four Awami League, two independent and one Jatiya Party candidates were elected unofficially after the re-voting in 390 polling stations ...

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Sheikh Jamal leads points table beating Muktijoddha 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club is leading the Bangladesh Premier League points table securing all-win 12 points from four matches after ...

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5-day remand for Inqilab journos sought, hearing Monday 

By UNB, DHAKA

Police on Friday sought a five-day remand for Diplomatic Correspondent of the Daily Inqilab Ahmed Atique in a case filed ...

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EP asks EU to assist process of compromise 

By UNB, DHAKA

The European Parliament (EP) on Thursday passed a resolution on Bangladesh requesting the European Union (EU) to assist a process ...

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Prime Bank take 31-run lead against Walton on first day 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Bank South Zone took 31 runs first innings lead against Walton Central Zone on the first day of the ...

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Usha KC, Abahani Ltd make good start 

By UNB, DHAKA

Usha Krira Chakra and Abahani Limited made good start in the Green Delta Insurance Metropolis Premier Division Hockey league beating ...

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Shun terrorist acts if want to do politics  

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday warned BNP-Jamaat that they will have to shun militant and terrorist activities if they ...

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US urges BD pol leaders not to support violence 

By UNB, DHAKA

The United States (US) has strongly condemned violence in Bangladesh and urged its political leaders to refrain from supporting violence, ...

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HC orders not to harass BNP leaders 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Sunday asked the police to further refrain from harassing five top BNP leaders, including Barrister Moudud ...

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18-party rally in city today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The BNP-led 18-party alliance that boycotted the January 5 national election is all set to hold its scheduled mass rally ...

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Khaleda demands fresh polls, terms govt illegal 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming the new government illegal, BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Monday demanded fresh parliamentary polls as soon as possible under a neutral ...

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Team BJMC crush Uttar Baridhara 7-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Team BJMC earned the ever-biggest victory in the Bangladesh Premier Football League history as they crushed newcomers Uttar ...

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7th ULAB Inter-varsity Cricket begins today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 12-team 7th ULAB Fair Play Cup Inter-Private University Twenty20 Cricket Tournament, organised by University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB), ...

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Muktijoddha upset Sheikh Russel 2-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Muktijddha Sangsad KC beat defending champions Sheikh Russel KC by 2-1 goals in a key match of the Bangladesh Premier ...

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Mahbub's remand order illegal: HC 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court (HC) on Tuesday declared illegal the remand order issued by the lower court against BNP chairperson's adviser ...

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B Chy terms cabinet a hotchpotch 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bikalpadhara President Dr AQM Badruddoza Chowdhury on Tuesday alleged that Awami League has formed a hotchpotch cabinet along with the ...

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BNP leaders denied lower court bail 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Tuesday granted interim bail to top five BNP leaders, including its standing committee members Barrister Moudud ...

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Woman found dead at her house in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

Miscreants killed an elderly woman as she along with her husband fell unconscious after they were fed sedative-laced food in ...

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Image 'deficit' 

By UNB, DHAKA

The country's top business leaders on Tuesday urged the government to use all possible means and launch an 'image- rebuilding ...

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Manjur murder case verdict now Feb 10 

By UNB, DHAKA

A Dhaka court on Wednesday fixed February 10 for delivering its verdict in the Major General Manjur killing case. Dhaka's ...

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WTO DG greets Sheikh Hasina 

By UNB, DHAKA

Director-General of World Trade Organization (WTO) Roberto Azevedo congratulated Sheikh Hasina on her assumption of office of Bangladesh Prime Minister ...

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IUB, NSU win in ULAB Inter-Private University Cricket 

By UNB, DHAKA

Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) and North South University (NSU) won their respective matches in the 7th ULAB Fair Play Cup ...

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Documents from EC of 7 politicians sought 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) on Thursday sent letters to the Election Commission (EC) seeking the affidavits of seven politicians ...

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95pc people with us, claims Khaleda 

By UNB, DHAKA

Claiming her party's movement a success, BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Wednesday night said she has turned out to be ...

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‘Now BNP to travel by local train’ 

By UNB, DHAKA

Ruling Awami League Publicity and Publication secretary Dr Hasan Mahmud said after missing the inter-city train now BNP has announced ...

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Draft of nat’l broadcasting policy finalised 

By UNB, DHAKA

Information Minister Hasanul Haque Inu on Sunday said the draft of the National Broadcasting Policy-2014 has been finalised.
"The draft National ...

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AG for regular assessment of customs officials’ assets 

By UNB, DHAKA

Attorney General Mahbubey Alam on Sunday said the wealth statements of customs officials need to be assessed regularly by the ...

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Moudud, Anwar, Rafiqul get bail in 2 cases 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Sunday granted six months' bail to six BNP leaders, including its four standing committee members in ...

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NSU advance to ‘super eight’ beating SEU by 32 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

North South University (NSU) moved to the ‘super eight’ stage of the 7th ULAB Fair Play Cup Inter-Private University T20 ...

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Govt killing BNP activists in name of crossfire: Fakhrul 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming the recent incidents of crossfire a stage-managed drama, BNP on Monday alleged that extrajudicialkillings are being carried out in ...

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ACC quizzing ex-judge Motahar’s gunman, driver 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Monday started questioning the gunman and the driver of former judge Motahar Hossain in connection ...

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Sobhan, Ferdous made PM's spl assistants 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dr Abdus Sobhan Golap and Ferdous Ahmed Khan have been appointed special assistants to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
The Ministry of ...

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Abahani take solo lead beating Uttar Baridhara 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Abahani Ltd maintained their winning run to take the solo lead in the Bangladesh Premier Football League beating newcomers ...

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Minister Mohsin says sorry 

By UNB, DHAKA

Social Welfare Minister Syed Mohsin Ali who drew flak for smoking on the stage of a programme at the BGB ...

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TIB-condemns two-tier system of Test Cricket 

By UNB, DHAKA

Deploring the proposed two-tier test cricket system and money-driven control of the popular game, the Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has ...

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Strengthen anti-govt movement 

By UNB, DHAKA

As part of her meeting with professionals, BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia sat with pro-BNP lawyers on Monday night and sought ...

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HRW urges govt to hold fair probe 

By UNB, DHAKA

New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged Bangladesh government to authorise an independent investigation into a recent spate of ...

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MIU emerge Group D champions to reach Super eight 

By UNB, DHAKA

Manarat International University (MIU) emerged Group D champions to reach the super eight of the 7th ULAB Inter-Private University Cup ...

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Man found dead on DU campus 

By UNB, DHAKA

Police recovered the body of an unidentified old man from in front of Shahidullah Hall of Dhaka University (DU) on ...

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Team BJMC force Sheikh Russel KC to play 1-1 draw 

By UNB, DHAKA

Team BJMC forced holders Sheikh Russel KC to play 1-1 draw in the Bangladesh Premier Football League at the Bangabandhu ...

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2nd Div Football Shantinagar Club beat BG Press 3-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Shantinagar Club beat BG Press SRC by 3-0 goals in the Kool 2nd Division Football League at the Bir Shrestha ...

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Sheikh Jamal DC leaves Dhaka for Kolkata  

By UNB, DHAKA

Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club left Dhaka for Kolkata Thursday evening to take part in the "118th IFA Shield Tournament to ...

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Curtailing ACC power unconstitutional: HC 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Thursday declared unconstitutional the latest amendment to the Anti-Corruption Commission Act curtailing its power.
Passing the judgment ...

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Killings in crossfire militant acts: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming killings in crossfire militant acts, BNP on Thursday called upon the government to uphold the constitution and the rule ...

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Jamaat’s hartal rescheduled for Thursday 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami has deferred ...

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No respite from traffic jam 

By UNB, DHAKA

The spectre of traffic congestion in the capital is only expected to deteriorate further in the days ahead,
compounding the daily ...

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Jan-5 election a miraculous act: Dr Kamal 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming the January-5 election a miraculous act, Gano Forum President Dr Kamal Hossain on Saturday said that people have not ...

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Mymensingh road crash kills 6 Ijtema devotees 

By UNB, DHAKA

Six devotees of Biswa Ijtema were killed and seven others injured as a bus rammed a human hauler at Amtoli in ...

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ACC launches probes against Anee, 2 others 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Sunday launched probes into the graft allegations against BNP leader Shahid Uddin Chowdhury Anee and ...

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SC upholds HC bail for 4 top BNP leaders 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Sunday upheld the bail granted by the High Court to four BNP ...

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Polls in 117 UZs of 52 dists Nomination filing deadline expires 

By UNB, DHAKA

The deadline for the submission of nomination papers for the upcoming polls in 117 upazilas of the country's 52 districts ...

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Polls schedule for women seats after Feb 9: EC 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Election Commission is likely to announce the polls schedule for the 50 women reserved seats in the 10th Parliament ...

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Azad made BSS MD, Chief Editor 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's press secretary Abul Kalam Azad has been made Managing Director and Chief Editor of the state-run ...

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19-party demo at thana level in city today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Having denied permission for its Monday's scheduled rally at Suhrawardy Udyan, the BNP-led 19-party alliance has decided to stage demonstrations ...

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Chased by cops, injured Jamaat man crushed under wheels of bus in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

A local leader of Jamaat-e-Islami was killed after being hit by a bus following police chase on the Kalshi Road ...

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Govt using ACC to harass oppn: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP on Monday accused the government of blatantly using the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) to harass the opposition leaders and ...

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HC transfers case to RAB 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Monday ordered the Home Affairs Secretary and the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to
transfer the Kishoreganj ...

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Moudud, Rafiqul, Mahbub released on bail from Kashimpur jail 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP standing committee members Barrister Moudud Ahmed and Barrister ...

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BFF introduces World Cup playing US footballers 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) Tuesday introduced two celebrated US players, who represented their country in the World Cup Football, to ...

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Brothers Union hold Mohammedan SC  

By UNB, DHAKA

Brothers Union Club forced Dhaka Mohammedan SC to 1-1 draw in the only match of Nitol-Tata Bangladesh Premier Football League ...

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National Table Tennis begins February 20 

By UNB, DHAKA

The six-day long 34th Southeast Bank National Table Tennis competition will start on February 20 at the District Gymnasium of ...

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Bangladesh squad for T20 series against SL announced 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board on Wednesday announced the 15-member final squad of Bangladesh to play a two-match Twenty20 series against Sri ...

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No plan for Asia Cup opening ceremony: BCB 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has never planned to arrange the opening ceremony for the Asian Cup Cricket beginning in Bangladesh ...

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PM instigating terrorists: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Criticising the Prime Minister for what she said defending her party activists' action on the Rajshahi Universitycampus, BNP on Wednesday ...

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No one killed or faced disappearance in operations by joint forces 

By UNB, DHAKA

Awami League on Wednesday trashed BNP chief Khaleda Zia's claim that 300 people were killed in the joint forces' operation ...

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PM leaves coal mining to future technology  

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has left the coal extraction issue to future technology saying that her government's first priority is ...

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Country badly needs skilled human resources: Amu 

By UNB, DHAKA

Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu on Thursday said the country badly needs skilled human resources for the development of its ...

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Dhaka Division score 253 for 4 against Chittagong Division 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Division scored 253 runs for 4 in 71 overs against Chittagong Division on the first day of the four-day ...

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US footballers to play exhibition matches at BFF turf today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The World Cup playing two US footballers, now in Dhaka to share their experiences and skills and conduct workshop for ...

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PWD beat BG Press 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

PWD Sporting Club beat BG Press SRC by 2 - 0 goals in the days' only match of the Kool ...

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Pre-polls agitation was not mass movement: PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said that the movement unleashed by the BNP-Jamaat to foil the 10th parliamentary elections ...

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Ctg arms case verdict sent to HC section 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Chittagong trial court verdict on decade-old 10 truck arms haul and smuggling cases condemning 14 people, including detained former ...

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24 win Nat’l Film Award 2012 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government has announced to give the National Film Award 2012 to 24 artists and film professionals in recognition of ...

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Tikka Khan's evil spirit descended on govt: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Claiming that the number of forced disappearance and murder victims is increasing fast, BNP on Thursday alleged that the evil ...

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DSE, CSE end week in positive 

By UNB, DHAKA

Key share price index in the country's twin bourses ended the week in positive on Thursday as Dhaka Stock Exchange ...

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Deal to be signed with WB for HEQEP extension 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government will sign a loan agreement with the World Bank on February 10 for the extension of the Higher ...

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ACC probe into Padma Bridge graft case hits snag 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anti Corruption Commission's (ACC's) investigation into the much-talked-about Padma Bridge graft case has hit a roadblock as it is ...

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Mohammedan SC earn victory over Soccer Club Feni 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan SC earned a comfortable 3-1 goals victory over Soccer Club Feni in the Nitol Tata Bangladesh Premier Football ...

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Sheikh Jamal DC reach semifinal beating Mohuan Bagan 1-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club of Bangladesh smartly booked a seat for the semifinal of the 118th IFA Shield Tournament eliminating ...

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SSC exams from today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and its equivalent examinations begin across the country today (Sunday). This year, a total of ...

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War Crimes accused AKM Yusuf dies 

By UNB, DHAKA

War crimes accused AKM Yusuf died ...

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Mashrafe to lead Bangladesh T20 team 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Saturday named Mashrafe Bin Mortaza as Bangladesh captain for the two-match Twenty20 International series against ...

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Rajshahi Div beat Barisal Div by 131 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rajshahi Division outclassed Barisal Division by 131 runs in the 15th National Cricket League on the 4th and final day ...

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Young Tigers to play 1st practice match against PNG today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-19 Cricket team will play their first practice match against Papua New Guinea (PNG) today (Monday) at Dubai International ...

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AL-led alliance submits list of 247 MPs to EC 

By UNB, DHAKA

Awami League on Sunday informed the Election Commission (EC) that it has forged an alliance with six political parties to ...

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War Crimes accused Yusuf dies at BSMMU 

By UNB, DHAKA

War crimes accused AKM Yusuf died at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) Hospital Sunday morning. He was 87.As the ...

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Scuffle breaks out during city AL meeting 

By UNB, DHAKA

A scuffle took place between two groups of Awami League activists during a meeting of its Dhaka city unit at ...

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MA Jabbar Memorial Tennis begins  

By UNB, DHAKA

The 17th MA Jabbar Memorial Tennis Tournament, named after founder president of Engineers Recreation Centre (Engineer Club, Dhaka), began at ...

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Ansar & VDP Day Cup Golf begins Thursday  

By UNB, DHAKA

The Ansar & VDP Day Cup Golf Tournament kicks off on Thursday at Dhaka Cantonment Bangladesh Army Golf Club, said ...

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19 newspapers implemented 8th WB Award: Inu 

By UNB, DHAKA

So far, 19 newspapers in the country have implemented the 8th Wage Board Award, Information Minister Hasanul Huq Inu told ...

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GP recommends 50pc final cash dividend 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Board of Directors of Grameenphone Ltd has recommended 50 percent final cash dividend for the year 2013.
The annual general ...

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ECNEC okay 6 dev projects involving Tk 961cr 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) on Tuesday approved six development projects involving Tk 961 crore including ...

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54 entrepreneurs get CIP cards 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government on Tuesday provided CIP (Commercially Important Person) cards to 54 industrial entrepreneurs in recognition of their contributions to ...

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Germany to provide 10.5mn Euro for renewable energy 

By UNB, DHAKA

Germany will provide 10.5 million Euro (equivalent to Tk 113.5 crore) to Bangladesh for the 'productive use of renewable energy ...

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Maintain int’l standard 

By UNB, DHAKA

Stressing the importance of maintaining international standard, US Ambassador Dan W Mozena on Tuesday  called on the RMG factory owners ...

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Hearing on BD workers' rights at US Senate Committee begins 

By UNB, DHAKA

A fresh hearing to examine the 'prospects for democratic reconciliation and workers' rights in Bangladesh' began at the US Senate ...

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PWD SC beat Purbachal Parishad 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

PWD Sporting Club beat Purbachal Parishad by 2- 0 goals in the Kool Metropolis 2nd Division Football League at the ...

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Roadblock to restoration of GSP  

By UNB, DHAKA

Slow progress in hiring labour inspectors, shortcomings in the amended labour law and lack of action to bring the EPZ ...

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Ershad warns partymen Come back or face dumping 

By UNB, DHAKA

Issuing a warning to his defying party men who took part in the January 5 polls without his consent, Jatiya ...

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Little Friends beat BG Press 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Little Friends Club beat BG Press SRC by 2-0 goals in the day's only match of the Kool Metropolis 2nd ...

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UAE postpones execution of 3 Bangladeshis 

By UNB, DHAKA

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) authorities have postponed the execution of death sentence of three Bangladesh nationals.
The death penalties were ...

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Start genuine talks for credible polls: Canada 

By UNB, DHAKA

Canada has urged all the political parties in Bangladesh to engage in a genuine dialogue to reach an agreement soon ...

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BNP slams Ashraf remarks 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming the present Jatiya Sangsad a quicksand, BNP standing committee member Lt Gen (retd) Mahbubur Rahman on Thursday said the ...

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All attention to GSP action plan 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh needs to demonstrate the real progress in enhancement of labour standards and factory safety fulfilling the remaining conditions related ...

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Overseas jobs prospect bright 

By UNB, DHAKA

Good news awaits workers seeking overseas jobs as the government is expecting a positive outcome from the negotiations with some ...

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Ban on BD workers in KSA goes today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi workers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) can from now on transfer their sponsorship and change professions as ...

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Fakhrul reminds AL of Baksal's consequences 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Sunday said that the consequences of Baksal have been erased from ...

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Army deployment from today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The army personnel will work as striking force in 97 upazilas from Monday ahead of the first phase election slated ...

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Why MPs should be elected unopposed: HC 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Sunday issued a rule asking the respondents to explain why the article 19 of the Representation ...

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Women's Kabaddi Jamalpur zonal champions to reach final round 

By UNB, DHAKA

Jamalpur DSA emerged as the zonal champions to reach the final round of the Marcel LED Television Inter-district Women's Kabaddi ...

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AL's plot on to brand BD as militant country 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Tuesday claimed that the ruling party leaders' remarks involving BNP with ...

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Foolproof security for Ekushey 

By UNB, DHAKA

In the wake of al-Qaeda chief's reported threat, the government has taken massive security measurers to ensure smooth observance of ...

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Ticfa council meet in Dhaka April 7-8 

By UNB, DHAKA

Amid the US' concern on various issues related to Bangladesh's domestic affairs, Bangladesh has briefed the US officials in Washington ...

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Rasel taken on 10-day remand 

By UNB, DHAKA

Two cases have been filed against Rasel-bin-Sattar who was arrested on charge of circulating the so-called audiovisual message of al-Qaeda ...

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No-confidence to govt: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Describing the results of the first phase upazila elections as a no-confidence to the current regime, BNP on
Thursday said there ...

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15 get Ekushey Padak  

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday formally handed over the prestigious Ekushey Padak to fifteen eminent personalities at a ceremony ...

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Team BJMC force Sheikh Jamal DC to play 2-2 draw 

By UNB, DHAKA

Team BJMC forced the highflying and star-studded Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club to play a 2-2 draw in the Bangladesh Premier ...

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Final phases of Bangabandhu, Bangamata Gold Cup Football begin today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The final phase of the national level Bangabandhu and Bangamata Gold Cup Primary School Football Tournaments will begin today (Sunday) ...

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Shakib suspended for three ODIs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh allrounder Shakib Al Hasan has been banned for three matches by the BCB for "making an inappropriate gesture on ...

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Mediamen must remain neutral: Inu 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming mass media a 'mirror of democracy', Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Saturday said it needs to be protected ...

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‘BNP on people's train, ruling party on freight’ 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP standing committee member Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain on Saturday said the results of first phase of the upazila elections have ...

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US Dy Asstt Secy Atul in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Deputy Assistant Secretary for South Asia Atul Keshap arrived here on Saturday on a four-day official visit to discuss ...

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Mozena emphasizes on BD-US better link 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador in Dhaka Dan W Mozena on Saturday laid emphasis on building 'beautiful bridges' linking the people of Bangladesh ...

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PMO trying to influence polls in Pirganj: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP on Saturday alleged that the officials of the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) are trying to influence the upazila election ...

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1,01,000 to perform hajj this year 

By UNB, DHAKA

A total of 1,01,000 people will perform hajj from Bangladesh this year. Of them, 10,000 pilgrims will perform hajj under ...

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Awareness to save tigers in Sundarbans urged 

By UNB, DHAKA

Wildlife experts on Saturday called for raising awareness among the people living in the Sundarbans to save tigers in the ...

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Focus on economic zones to meet middle-income target 

By UNB, DHAKA

Achieving the national goal of becoming a middle-income country by 2021 is heavily dependent on successful implementation of economic zones ...

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Justice Enayet made ICT-1 Chairman 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government on Sunday appointed Justice M Enayetur Rahim the Chairman of the International Crimes Tribunal-1, 54 days after the ...

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Russian Embassy official meets DU VC 

By UNB, DHAKA

First Secretary and Head of the Cultural Department of the Russian Embassy in Bangladesh Alexander P Demin met Dhaka University ...

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Sheikh Jamal DC to play Abahani Ltd today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Star-studded Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club will play Dhaka Abahani Limited in a vital match of the Nitol Tata Bangladesh Premier ...

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Reshuffle in judiciary 

By UNB, DHAKA

In a reshuffle in the judiciary, 10 District and Sessions' Judges and equivalent officials and six Joint District Judges and ...

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Mozena, Janina start 5-day multi-dist visit 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador in Dhaka Dan W Mozena and US Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director Janina Jaruzelski on Monday ...

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AL blames BNP-Jamaat 

By UNB, DHAKA

Awami League leader Dr Hasan Mahmud on Monday alleged that BNP-Jamaat alliance along with an international militant group was involved ...

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Dr Kamal terms extrajudicial killing a crime against humanity 

By UNB, DHAKA

Gonoforum president and eminent jurist Dr Kamal Hossain on Monday said extrajudicial killing is a crime against humanity."I would like ...

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Govt conspiring to manipulate UZ polls: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Accusing the government of desperately trying to manipulate Thursday’s upazila election results into its favour through vote fraud, BNP on Wednesday demanded ...

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Bangladesh emerge plate champions 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-19 team emerged plate champions in the ICC Under-19 World Cup beating New Zealand by 77 runs in the ...

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Polls peaceful sans some stray incidents: CEC 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Rakibuddin Ahmad on Thursday said the second phase election in 115 upazila parishads was peaceful except ...

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Arsalanur emerges winner in American Cup Golf Tournament 

By UNB, DHAKA

Arsalanur Rahman of Kurmitola Golf Club emerged as the winner in the three-day 34th American Cup Golf Tournament that ended ...

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Dhaka trashes US Rights report 

By UNB, DHAKA

The US government's report on Bangladesh's human rights situation in 2013 is baseless and inaccurate, says State Minister for Home ...

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National Football team reaches Delhi 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh National Football team reached New Delhi Sunday afternoon en route Goa where they will play a FIFA International Friendly ...

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Dhaka Division beat Dhaka Metro by 46 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Division beat Dhaka Metro by 46 runs on the final day of the four-day 5th round match of the ...

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Dr Farzana country's first female VC of JU 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dr Farzana Islam, a professor of Anthropology department, was appointed the country's first-ever female Vice Chancellor of Jahangirnagar University (JU) ...

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33 killed in Kunming knife-attack: 140 hurt 

By UNB, DHAKA

No Bangladeshi is among those injured and dead in the mass knife-attack at a railway station of Yunnan's provincial capital ...

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Agrani Bank share points with Rahmatganj MFS 

By UNB, DHAKA

Agrani Bank SC shared points with Rahmatganj MFS in the Premier Bank Bangladesh Championship Football League played at the Bir ...

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Liza finishes 66th in Cannes Chess Festival 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh national women's champion WIM Shamima Akter Liza finished 66th in the Open A Group of the 28th Cannes Winter ...

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Panchagarh, Habiganj zonal competitions begin  

By UNB, DHAKA

The two zonal competitions of the Walton Smart TV Inter-District Volleyball Tournament began Monday at Panchagarh and Habiganj stadiums.
In ...

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AL plans direct participation of parties in local body election 

By UNB, DHAKA

 Awami League general secretary Syed Ashraful Islam on Monday dropped a broad hint at amending the local government laws to ...

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3 killed in city, Savar 'shootouts' 

By UNB, DHAKA

Three people, including two suspected kidnappers, were killed in separate incidents of 'shootout' in the city and Savar on the ...

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Atiur urges NRBs to invest in EZs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming NRBs as national heroes, Bangladesh Bank Governor Dr Atiur Rahman on Tuesday said the non-resident Bangladeshis (NRBs) are massively ...

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stocks gain  

By UNB, DHAKA

Key share price index in the country's twin bourses - Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) - ...

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Banks recommend dividends 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Board of Directors of Dutch-Bangla Bank Ltd on Tuesday recommended 40 percent cash dividend for the General Public Shareholders ...

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BD to become hub of IPEC: Mozena 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador in Dhaka Dan Mozena on Tuesday said Bangladesh would be a 'mighty contributor' to the huge flows of ...

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Rangpur District emerge zonal champions  

By UNB, DHAKA

Rangpur District emerged zonal champions in the Rangpur Division zonal phase to reach the final round of Walton Smart TV ...

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Bangladesh play 2-2 draw with India in FIFA friendly 

By UNB, DHAKA

Coming from behind, Indian National Football team managed a face-saving 2-2 draw against Bangladesh National Football team in a FIFA ...

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Thailand clinch Team Title of Runner Group 29th Bangladesh Amateur Golf 

By UNB, DHAKA

In their first appearance, Thailand National Amateur Golf Team clinched the Team Event title of the Runner Group 29th Bangladesh ...

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Pakistan beat Bangladesh by 13 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Visiting Pakistan Women team beat Bangladesh Women by 13 runs in the first match of the two-match T20 series at ...

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Monirul clinches Men’s 10000-metre sprint title 

By UNB, DHAKA

Monirul of BJMC clinched the Men's 10000-metre sprint title of the 38th National Athletics Championship on the 2nd day of ...

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Fawad Alam's maiden ton guide Pakistan to score 260 for 5 against Sri Lanka  

By UNB, DHAKA

Fawad Alam's maiden ODI century guided defending champion Pakistan to score a challenging total of 260 for 5 in the ...

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Runner Independence Day Open Tennis begins today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Runner Group Independence Day Open Tennis Tournament, organised by Bangladesh Tennis Federation, begins Sunday at the Ramna National Tennis ...

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No Bangladeshi passengers on missing plane  

By UNB, DHAKA

There was no Bangladeshi citizen on board the missing flight of Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 carrying 239 people, which lost ...

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Nazim emerges champion in Bangladesh Amateur Golf 

By UNB, DHAKA

Mohammad Nazim of host Bangladesh emerged champion in the Runner Group 29th Bangladesh Amateur Golf Championship with 06 under par ...

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OIC against extremism, sectarian violence 

By UNB, DHAKA

Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Iyad Ameen Madani on Sunday assured that the OIC would continue ...

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15-day art exhibition begins in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

A 15-day group art exhibition titled ''Life' by 15 women artists of Bangladesh begins at Gallery Cosmos-2, Villa de Anjuman ...

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BD peacekeeper dies in Congo 

By UNB, DHAKA

A Bangladesh peacekeeper, stationed in Congo, died of cardiac arrest on Saturday. He was 29. Deployed under the MONUSCO peacekeeping ...

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BNP’s nat’l council after UZ polls 

By UNB, DHAKA

As part of its move to revitalise the party for waging a strong movement to push the government for a ...

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ECNEC okays 8 projects with Tk 3190cr total outlay 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) on Tuesday approved seven development projects involving Tk 3,190 crore including ...

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‘Bd to become oil producing country’ 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid on Tuesday expressed the hope that Bangladesh is going to ...

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Farashganj SC taste first win beating Arambagh KS 1-0 

By UNB, DHAKA


Farashganj SC tasted the first victory in their third match of the Premier Bank Bangladesh Championship League beating Arambagh KS ...

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SCBA polls begin today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The two-day election of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) will begin on Wednesday. The voting will be held from ...

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Throw away guns, sit-in dialogue 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Monday night urged the government to engage in a meaningful dialogue throwing away guns for ...

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15-day art exhibition on 'Life' begins in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

A 15-day group art exhibition titled, 'Life', by 15 women artists of Bangladesh kicked off at Gallery Cosmos-2 in the ...

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9th Infantry Div emerge champions 

By UNB, DHAKA

9th Infantry Division Team of Bangladesh Army emerged champions of the Bangladesh Army Firing Competition held at the Firing Range ...

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All seven foreign teams due to arrive Dhaka today 

By UNB, DHAKA

All the seven foreign teams are due to reach the capital today (Thursday) to participate in the eight-team qualifying round ...

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Bogra Sonali Bank heist 3 high-ups suspended 

By UNB, DHAKA

Three high officials of Sonali Bank Ltd have been suspended in connection with the looting of Tk 30.80 lakh from ...

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Arab League Secy Gen praises PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Arab League Secretary General Dr Nabil El Araby has praised Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's 'guts and determination' to form and ...

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Fakhrul wants early polls 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP spokesman Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Wednesday urged the government to immediately hold an inclusive national election to restore ...

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NDC-DSCSC bodies meet 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday underscored the need for having proper knowledge about the defense and the national security ...

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GTV to telecast ICC World Twenty20 matches 

By UNB, DHAKA

Gazi Satellite Television (GTV) will telecast live all the matches of the ICC World Twenty20 beginning here on Sunday (Mar ...

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Khaleda vows to wage oust-govt movement 

By UNB, DHAKA

Denouncing the government for what she said capturing upazila election centres, BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Saturday night said they ...

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The cricket venue looks like wedding place 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka, the host city of the opening match of ICC World Twenty20, has been dazzling with different colours amid festivity ...

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Independence Cup Football begins March 22  

By UNB, DHAKA

Sports Reporter :
The Modhumoti Bank Independence Cup Football Tournament begins on March 22 at the Bangabandhu National Stadium. 
A total of ...

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DSE, CSE stays in red 

By UNB, DHAKA

Key share price index in the country's twin bourses-Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) - stayed in ...

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Emphasis on investment-friendly tax structure in next budget: Amu 

By UNB, DHAKA

Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu on Tuesday said emphasis will be given on an industry -and investment-friendly tax structure in ...

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Sri Lanka beat India by 5 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Island nation Sri Lanka beat world champions India by 5 runs in the warm-up match of the ICC World Twenty20 ...

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Iran taste first victory beating Hong Kong 2-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Iran tasted the first victory in the Islami Bank Asian Games Hockey Qualifiers beating Hong Kong by 2-1 goals in ...

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Netherlands beat UAE by 6 wickets 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Netherlands beat United Arab Emirates by 6 wickets in the first Group-B match of the ICC World Twenty20 at ...

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Norway to return illegal BD migrants 

By UNB, DHAKA

Norway wants to sign an agreement with Bangladesh to send back illegal Bangladeshi nationals who seek political asylum in that ...

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Sri Lanka taste first win beating Chinese Taipei 3-2 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sri Lanka completed their Group A campaign of the Islami Bank Asian Games Hockey Qualifiers on winning note beating Chinese ...

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Tangail FA make good start beating Arambagh FA 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Dhaka North & South City Corporation Pioneer (Under-16) Football League, organised by Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF), began at the ...

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Hasina`s murder threat accused brought back from USA 

By UNB, DHAKA

Nazmul Maksud Murad, an accused in the case for attempting to kill Sheikh Hasina, was brought back home from the ...

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Tk 264,67cr spent for 10th JS poll 

By UNB, DHAKA

A sum of Tk 264.67 crore was spent in the 10th parliamentary elections held on January 5 this year, Parliament ...

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Ireland beat UAE by 21 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Ireland could scent Super-10 draw after beating the United Arab Emirates by 21 runs by D/L method in a rain-interrupted ...

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Dr Razee's death anniv observed 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 29th death anniversary of the celebrated jurist, parliamentarian, educationist and philanthropist Dr. Aleem Al-Razee was observed in a solemn ...

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BNP slams charge framing against Khaleda, Tarique 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP on Thursday condemned the charge framing against its chairperson Khaleda Zia, her son Tarique Rahman in the Zia Charitable ...

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Sri Lanka beat South Africa by 5 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Top ranked Sri Lanka kept their pride beating South Africa by 5 runs in their first Super10 match of the ...

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5 more BNP leaders expelled 

By UNB, DHAKA

Five more grassroots-level BNP leaders have been expelled from the party on charge of violating the party discipline.They are Brahmanbaria ...

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Knocking on Delhi won't help solve Teesta crisis: Imtiaz 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prof Imtiaz Ahmed, an expert of international affairs, on Saturday observed that no Delhi-centric contact by Dhaka can help resolve ...

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91 more UZs go for polls today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Ninety-one more upazila parishads across 43 districts are going to polls on Sunday in the 4th phase of the staggered ...

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BFF manages foreign sponsorship from Kuwait 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Trade Holding Company (ITHC) of Kuwait came forward to support Bangladesh Football Federation for the improvement of the ...

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25 students awarded PhD, 17 M Phil at DU 

By UNB, DHAKA

A total of 25 students of Dhaka University were awarded PhD and 17 students M Phil degree from different departments ...

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India beat West Indies by 7 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

A 106-run partnership by Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma propelled India their 2nd consecutive victory beating West Indies by 7 ...

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University Beach Cricket begins on march 28 in Cox's Bazar 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anjan's University Beach Cricket 2014 begins Friday (March 28) at the sports zone of Kalataly beach in the resort ...

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Voices of all must be heard 

By UNB, DHAKA

An early election in Bangladesh will be pointless if there is no consensus among all political parties, said the head ...

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4th phase UZ polls AL bags: 52, BNP: 23, Jamaat: 5 

By UNB, DHAKA

Awami League favourites took an overall lead in the ongoing staggered upazila elections winning 52 more chairman posts in the ...

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UK concerned at 'transgressions' in UZ polls 

By UNB, DHAKA

British High Commissioner in Dhaka Robert Gibson on Monday expressed concern over the media reports of 'interference' and 'transgressions' in ...

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BNP slams govt for vote 'fraud' 

By UNB, DHAKA

Charging the ruling party with indulging in widespread vote fraud, senior BNP leader Nazrul Islam Khan on Monday said Awami ...

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ADP likely to mark substantial fall in next budget 

By UNB, DHAKA

The development budget for the next fiscal is likely to decline by about 15 percent compared to the current fiscal, ...

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Commerce Ministry ponders bulk import of Ethylene Oxide gas  

By UNB, DHAKA

The commerce ministry has proposed bulk import of Ehylene oxide gas replacing the current cumbersome practice of bringing it in ...

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Uttara Bank, United Ins, Industrial Finance approve cash, stock dividends 

By UNB, DHAKA

Uttara Bank, United Insurance and Bangladesh Industrial Finance Company Ltd on Monday approved cash and stock dividends for the year ...

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Govt. mulls over lifting ban on 2 TV channels: Inu 

By UNB, DHAKA

Information Minister Hasanul Huq Inu said Tuesday the government is mulling over lifting the ban on private  television channels, Islamic ...

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‘Jamaat was involved in 7 types of war crimes’ 

By UNB, DHAKA

The investigation agency of the International Crimes Tribunals (ICTs), in its investigation, found seven counts of crimes perpetrated by Jamaat-e-Islami, ...

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New Zealand beat Ireland by 42 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

An opening stand of 116 runs by Suzie Bates and Frances Mackay guided New Zealand women's team to a 42-run ...

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MSC move into quarterfinal 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan Sporting Club came from behind to beat Arambagh KS by 4-1 goals in a Group B match at ...

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Varsity Beach Cricket begins today in Cox's Bazar 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anjan's University Beach Cricket 2014 begins today (Friday) at the sports zone of Kalataly beach in the resort town ...

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India move to semifinals beating Bangladesh by 8 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

India smartly reached the semifinals of the ICC World Twenty20 with one match to spare beating next door rival and ...

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Rahmatganj MFS beats Arambagh KS 3-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rahmatganj MFS earned a comfortable 3-0 goals victory over Arambagh KS in the day's lone match of the Premier Bank ...

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Khaleda eyes world record in anti-govt uprising 

By UNB, DHAKA

Khaleda Zia has vowed to stage the world's biggest anti-government popular uprising to find a place in the Guinness Book ...

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South Africa beat England by 3 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

South Africa tasted their 2nd consecutive victory in the Super10 stage beating cricket nation England by 3 runs in a ...

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Australia beat Pakistan by 94 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

An unbeaten 90 runs by Elyse Villani helped Australian Women's team win against Pakistan Women's team by huge 94 runs ...

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Li stresses for Kunming-Ctg air, road links  

By UNB, DHAKA

Visiting Yunnan Province Governor Li Jiheng on Sunday underlined the need for having more cooperation between Kunming and Chittagong, and ...

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BD big place for investment 

By UNB, DHAKA

Visiting Yunnan Province Governor of China Li Jiheng on Sunday said Bangladesh would become a hot destination for global investment ...

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Rooppur N-plant reactor safer than Fukushima 

By UNB, DHAKA

Russian Ambassador in Dhaka Alexander A Nikolaev on Sunday said the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) is safe for Bangladesh ...

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Govt to indulge in vote fraud: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Accusing the ruling party men of unleashing mayhems in election areas, BNP on Sunday said the government has got desperate ...

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India in semis with all-win record 

By UNB, DHAKA

Former champions India reached the semifinals of the ICC World Twenty20 with all win record beating Australia by 73 runs ...

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US still wants inclusive polls, says Mozena 

By UNB, DHAKA

The United State (US) still sticks to its January 6 statement which called for a fresh and inclusive election in ...

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US regrets BD's abstention  

By UNB, DHAKA

The United States has regretted Bangladesh's abstention from joining the large majority regarding the resolution
adopted by the United Nations General ...

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Changes in lower judiciary 

By UNB, DHAKA

In a reshuffle in the lower judiciary, 13 District and Sessions' judges and three Additional District judges and equivalent officials ...

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Dhaka defends its position over Crimea 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh has done the right thing by abstaining from voting in the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Crimea issue ...

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2 held with 62 gold bars at HSIA 

By UNB, DHAKA

Customs officials at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport arrested two air passengers and recovered 62 gold bars worth about Tk 3.5 ...

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Duncan surprised at Tarique's claim 

By UNB, DHAKA

Visiting UK Minister of State for International Development Alan Duncan expressed surprise over BNP senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman's claim that ...

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India beat West Indies by 9 wickets 

By UNB, DHAKA

An excellent opening stand of 117 runs by skipper Mithali Raj and Poonam Raut steered India Women's team to beat ...

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Gold haul case 3 cops among 5 sent to jail 

By UNB, DHAKA

A court here on Wednesday sent five people, including three policemen, to jail in a case filed in connection with ...

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UK wants ‘proper democracy’ in BD: Duncan 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming the January 5 election 'unusual but legitimate', visiting British State Minister for International Development Alan Duncan on Wednesday said ...

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Forex entitlement $ 12,000 a yr for travelling abroad 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Bangladesh Bank has enhanced the global private travel entitlement to $ 12,000 for per adult Bangladeshi national passenger during ...

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Bus torched in protest 

By UNB, DHAKA

Miscreants torched a bus in the city's Motijheel area on Sunday afternoon. Witnesses said the bus of 'Hanif Paribahan' was ...

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BNP front chief Sohel lands in jail 

By UNB, DHAKA

Two courts here on Sunday sent Jatiyatabadi Swechchhasebak Dal president Habib-un-Nabi Khan Sohel to jail rejecting his bail petitions in ...

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US Embassy goes tough against visa fraud: 5 held 

By UNB, DHAKA

Amid increase in submission of fraudulent documents, the US Embassy in Dhaka on Sunday advised Bangladeshi applicants to apply directly ...

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India’s policy towards BD to remain unchanged: Pankaj 

By UNB, DHAKA

Indian High Commissioner Pankaj Saran on Monday said his country's 'policy' towards and 'interests' about Bangladesh would remain unchanged in ...

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ACC grills 4 officials of Petrobangla 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Monday interrogated four top officials of two Petrobangla subsidies in connection with a graft allegation.
ACC ...

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Salma Khatun in ICC Women’s World T20 team 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Cricket Council has announced the Women's team of the World Twenty20' incorporating Salma Khatun of Bangladesh in the ...

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Soccer Club, Feni reach 1st ever final beating Brothers Union 

By UNB, DHAKA

Outstation Soccer Club, Feni made their first-ever final berth in any major football tournament of the country eliminating three-time Federation ...

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ITUC president for more rights for trade unions 

By UNB, DHAKA

President of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) Michael Sommer on Tuesday called for more rights for trade unions as ...

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Inu blasts Khaleda ‘Zia is 4th Mir Jafar’ 

By UNB, DHAKA

Making a scathing attack on the BNP chairperson for her assertion that Ziaur Rahman was the first president of Bangladesh, ...

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Action against 3 officials sought  

By UNB, DHAKA

The US Embassy in Dhaka has recently requested the Foreign Ministry for taking actions action against three
government officials who were ...

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'Body soon to formulate National Sports Policy' 

By UNB, DHAKA

A high-powered committee will be formed to formulate a time-bound National Sports Policy with a view to protecting youths from ...

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DCAB condoles Musa's death 

By UNB, DHAKA

Diplomatic Correspondents Association, Bangladesh (DCAB) on Wednesday expressed deep shock at the death of veteran journalist, writer and freedom fighter ...

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Mohammedan reach final beating Abahani 1-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Mohammedan SC moved into the final of the Modhumati Bank Independence Cup Football Tournament eliminating arch-rivals Abahani Limited by a ...

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GM Niaz Murshed maintains 2nd slot in Malaysian Open Chess 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh GM Niaz Murshed, a player of Dhaka Mohammedan SC, shared the 2nd slot in the DYTM Raja Dr Nazrin ...

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GM Ziaur Rahman earns 1.5 points in Dubai Open Chess 

By UNB, DHAKA

GM Ziaur Rahman of Dhaka Mohammedan SC earned 1.5 points after the 2nd round matches of the 16th Dubai Open ...

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Chittagong clinch inaugural title beating Rajshahi  

By UNB, DHAKA

Chittagong Division clinched the inaugural title of the Development Cup Football tournament beating Rajshahi Division by 1-0 goal in the ...

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AL MP Hiron passes away 

By UNB, DHAKA

Awami League MP from Barisal-5 constituency Shawkat Hossain Hiron died at Apollo Hospitals in the capital on Wednesday morning. He ...

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BD gets World Record recognition  

By UNB, DHAKA

Guinness World Records authorities have officially certified Bangladesh's record for singing national anthem simultaneously by the largest number of 254,537 ...

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9 hurt in city shop fire  

By UNB, DHAKA

Nine people were injured, four critically, as a fire broke out in a hardware shop at the city's Tejturi Bazar ...

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HSC Eng II exam now on June 8  

By UNB, DHAKA

The HSC English second paper examination under Dhaka Board which was postponed on Wednesday night following alleged question paper leakage ...

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Gulshan Youth Club Sports Carnival begins today  

By UNB, DHAKA

The 7th Gulshan Youth Club Sports Carnival, 2014 begins today (Sunday) at the Gulshan Youth Club playground in the capital.Thirteen ...

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MSC clinch season's first trophy beating Feni Soccer Club in tie breaker 

By UNB, DHAKA

Mohammedan won the season's first trophy by clinching the Modhumoti Bank Independence Cup Football crown beating outsiders Feni Soccer Club ...

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Rajshahi Div score 424 against Chittagong Div 

By UNB, DHAKA

Forhad Reza and Sanjamul Islam's centuries helped Rajshahi Division amass 424 runs against Chittagong Division on the first day of ...

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2nd phase journey of Friendship Cycle Rally begins 

By UNB, DHAKA

Walton Friendship Cycle Rally, with the slogan "Two Banglas in blood ties" left Dhaka for Comilla on its 2nd and ...

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Niaz places 17th in Open Chess Championships 

By UNB, DHAKA

Grandmaster Niaz Murshed of Dhaka Mohamedan became 17th in the DYTM Raja Dr Nazrin Shah KL International Open Chess Championships ...

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Imran Sarker expelled from 'Mancha' 

By UNB, DHAKA

Claiming themselves as Ganojagaran Mancha activists and organisers, a group under the banner of 'Ganojagaran
Mancher Karmi O Sangathak' on Saturday ...

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ICDDR,B warning about ORS made by its staff 

By UNB, DHAKA

International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b) has instructed its hospitals and treatment centres to stop using glucose and ...

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PM terms BNP an illegal party 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has termed Bangladesh Nationalist Party as an illegal organisation founded by a military ruler who seized ...

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Book Fair at Press Club from today 

By UNB, DHAKA

A weeklong book fair begins at the Jatiya Press Club in the capital today marking the club's diamond jubilee. The ...

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Two people involved Says RAB but unable to identify  

By UNB, DHAKA

Over two years after the gruesome murder of Sagar and Runi, investigators are now claiming that two people killed the ...

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Rangpur lead Sylhet by 259 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rangpur Division is leading by 259 runs against Sylhet Division on the 2nd day of the four-day 6th round match ...

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Dubai Chess GM Ziaur Rahman upsets French GM Andrei Istratescu 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi GM Ziaur Rahman upset tournament's 4th seed GM Andrei Istratescu of France (rating 2667) in the 6th round match ...

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School TT enters semifinal stage 

By UNB, DHAKA

Four schools advanced to the semifinals in the boy's group event of the Walton Smart TV Dhaka Metropolis School Table ...

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Rajshahi Div amass 675/9 dec against Chittagong Div  

By UNB, DHAKA

Forhad Reza's double century and Sanjamul Islam and Mukter Ali's tons enabled Rajshahi Division to amass 675 runs against Chittagong ...

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Pioneer Football Narinda Junior Lions beat Siddhirganj FA 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Narinda Junior Lions Club earned a 2-0 goals victory over Siddhirganj Football Academy in the Dhaka City Corporation (North & ...

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Barisal Div score 289 runs against Rangpur Div 

By UNB, DHAKA

Barisal Division posted 289 runs against Rangpur Division on the first day of the four-day match (7th round) Walton 15th ...

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Arambagh KS beat Victoria SC 3-2 

By UNB, DHAKA

Arambagh KS managed a 3-2 goals win over Victoria SC in the Premier Bank Bangladesh Championship League at the Bir ...

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Siddikur goes down in Malaysian open golf 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi famed golfer Siddikur Rahman went down to join the 65th position after the 3rd round of the Maybank Malaysian ...

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Sylhet Div beat Dhaka Metro by 211 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sylhet Division defeated Dhaka Metropolis by a huge 211 runs on the 3rd and final day of a three-day match ...

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53,100 fake NID cards seized: 2 held 

By UNB, DHAKA

Police arrested two people along with 53,100 fake National Identity (NID) cards from East Dholaipar under Kadamtali thana in the ...

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Left parties for fair share of Teesta water 

By UNB, DHAKA

Two left-leaning parties on Saturday called for movement so India allows Bangladesh its fair share of water from River Teesta.
They ...

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MSC win 1-0 against Muktijoddha 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan SC (MSC)managed a 1-0 victory over Muktijoddha Sangsad KC in their opening second phase match of the Nitol-Tata ...

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Chief Justice's mother dies 

By UNB, DHAKA

Asia Akhter Khatun, the mother of Chief Justice Md Muzammel Hossain, died of old-age complications on Sunday. She was 95.
Asia ...

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US wants to see stable, democratic BD: Keshap 

By UNB, DHAKA

The United States (US) wants to see a bright, prosperous, stable, democratic Bangladesh with the participation of all people, said ...

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Bangla-US 3rd security talks tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh and the United States (US) will hold 'Security Dialogue' here on Tuesday that reflects the growing defence relationship between ...

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Dhaka Div trail by 127-run against Khulna Div 

By UNB, DHAKA

Table topper Dhaka Division trail by 127 runs against Khulna Division on the 3rd day of a four-day match (7th ...

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Zia shares 2nd position in Asian Chess Championships 

By UNB, DHAKA

GM Ziaur Rahman shared the 2nd position securing 3 points with 12 other players in the Asian Continental Chess Championships ...

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Interns of SMCH on indefinite strike 

By UNB, DHAKA

The interns of Sir Salimullah Medical College (Mitford) Hospital went on an indefinite strike on Monday following a case filed ...

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BCL man beat up JCD leader at JU 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) activists beat up a Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) leader at Jahangirnagar University (JU) on Monday citing ...

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Dhaka-Washington 3rd security dialogue in city today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh and the United States (US) will hold 'Security Dialogue' here on Tuesday.This will be the third dialogue on security ...

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2 kids drown in Munshiganj, Magura 

By UNB, DHAKA

Two children drowned in separate incidents in Munshiganj and Magura on Monday.
In Munshiganj, a boy drowned in a pond at ...

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ILO to mark 1-yr commemoration 

By UNB, DHAKA

Gilbert Houngbou, ILO Deputy Director-General for Field Operations and Partnerships, arrived here on Tuesday, ahead of the one-year anniversary of ...

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Expatriates send $10.5b in July-Mar 

By UNB, DHAKA

Expatriate Bangladeshis working in Saudi Arabia sent the highest US$ 2,322.29 million in remittance during the July-March period of the ...

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Exports to Germany, UK, France post modest growth in July-Feb of FY14 

By UNB, DHAKA

Country's exports to key destinations like Germany, UK and France posted modest growth in the first eight months (July-February) of ...

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Dhaka clinch 15th title beating Khulna by 5 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Division clinched the Walton 15th National Cricket League crown beating Khulna Division by 5 wickets on the 4th and ...

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Writ seeking recovery of Dhanmondi playground 

By UNB, DHAKA

A writ petition was filed with the High Court on Tuesday seeking its directives to stop the construction of illegal ...

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FIFA donates 7,000 Adidas football to BFF 

By UNB, DHAKA

The supreme body of World Football, FIFA has, donated 7,000 Adidas football to Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) for the development ...

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Dhaka Abahani beat Feni Soccer 2-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Abahani Limited returned to the winning run in the Nitol-Tata Bangladesh Premier Football League beating Independence Cup finalist Soccer ...

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Agrani Bank play 1-1 draw with Arambagh  

By UNB, DHAKA

Agrani Bank Ltd played to a 1-1 draw with Arambagh KC in the Premier Bank Bangladesh Championship League at the ...

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Dhaka Div South beat Dhaka Div North by innings & 151 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Division South won by an innings and 151 runs against Dhaka Division North on the 2nd day of a ...

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Bangladesh Table Tennis team leaves for Tokyo tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

An eight-member team will leave Dhaka for Tokyo on Friday to take part in the eight-day World Table Tennis Competition ...

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Pabna, Narail advance to final 

By UNB, DHAKA

Pabna District and Narail District moved to the final of the Walton Smart TV Inter-district Volleyball Tournament eliminating their rivals ...

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Zia shares 3rd position in Asian Chess 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Grandmaster Ziaur Rahman shared the 3rd position with eight other players after the 6th round Open Section matches of ...

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Walton Muscle Mania Bodybuilding begins today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Walton 3rd Muscle Mania Bodybuilding Competition, to be organised by Muscle Mania Fitness Club under the auspices of Bangladesh ...

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GM Zia loses against Kazakhstan's GM J Rinat 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi GM Ziaur Rahman lost to GM Jumabayev Rinat of Kazakhstan in the 7th Round Open Section match of the ...

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Walton Muscle Mania Bodybuilding begins 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Walton 3rd Muscle Mania Bodybuilding Competition, organised by Muscle Mania Fitness Club under the auspices of Bangladesh Bodybuilding Federation, ...

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Dutch help to address climate change assured 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Netherlands has expressed its interest to continue to work with Bangladesh to address the growing challenges posed by the ...

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TUs demand compensations for victims 

By UNB, DHAKA

Several associations of the garment workers marked the first anniversary of Rana Plaza tragedy on Thursday demanding that the victims ...

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Female Rajuk official sued for graft 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Thursday filed a case against a female official of Rajuk (Rajdhani Unnayan Katripakkha) on graft ...

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GSP issue on TICFA agenda 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador in Dhaka Dan W Mozena on Thursday said restoration of the Generalised System of Preference (GSP) will be ...

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Ticfa meet in city tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

The first-ever meeting under the Trade and Investment Cooperation Forum Agreement (Ticfa) between Dhaka and Washington begins here on Monday, ...

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Judges urged to be cautious about miscarriage of justice 

By UNB, DHAKA

Stressing that the court is the last resort to justice seekers, Law Minister Anisul Huq on Sunday called upon the ...

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BJMC emerge champions in Independence Day Open Cycling  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation (BJMC) emerged champions in the day-long Independence Day Open Cycling Competition held at the Bangabandhu National ...

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Sylhet take 98-run lead against Khulna 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sylhet Division took 98-run lead against Khulna Division on the second day of the three-day-match of Young Tigers U-18 National ...

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Abahani Ltd beat Muktijoddha SKC 1-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Abahani Limited managed a 1-0 goal victory over Muktijoddha Sangsad KC in the 2nd leg match of the Nitol ...

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Dhaka, Narail DSAs reach final 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka and Narail DSAs reached the final of the Marcel LED Television Inter-Divisional Women's Kabaddi Tournament beating their rivals in ...

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Barisal Division beat Dhaka North by 3 wickets 

By UNB, DHAKA

Barisal Division beat Dhaka North Division by three wickets on the 3rd and final day of a three-day-match of the ...

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KFC National Women's Football Championship begins today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The KFC National Women's Football Championship will kick off today (Wednesday).
In the opening day's matches, Gaibandha District will take ...

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Germany for talks with major parties soon 

By UNB, DHAKA

Visiting German Parliamentary delegation on Tuesday urged the government to resume dialogue with major political forces soon to maintain political ...

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BCL third round starts tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

The third round, four-day matches of Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) will begin on May 2 (Friday) at two venues in ...

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Young Tigers U-18 National Cricket begins tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

The fourth round, three-day match, Young Tigers U18 National Cricket Competition will kick off tomorrow (Friday) at four venues of ...

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Historic May Day today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Historic May Day will be observed in the country as elsewhere across the world on Thursday with a fresh ...

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BCB NZ score 287/4 against Walton CZ  

By UNB, DHAKA

A century made by Forhad Hossain helped the BCB North Zone to score 287 for 4 against the defending champion ...

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Mymensingh, Narayanganj move into zonal finals 

By UNB, DHAKA

Mymensingh and Narayanganj DFAs reached the zonal finals of the KFC National Women's Football Tournament eliminating their rivals in the ...

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Brothers Union beat Ctg Abahani 2-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Coming from behind, giant killer Brothers Union Club managed a 2-1 goals victory against Chittagong Abahani Ltd in the 2nd ...

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BNP’s 8-hr mass hunger strike today 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP will stage an eight-hour mass hunger strike programme across the country on Sunday to register its protest against the ...

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‘PM can't avoid responsibility of N'ganj killings, abductions’ 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Bar Council vice-chairman Khandker Mahbub Hossain on Saturday said the Prime Minister cannot avoid the responsibility of the killing ...

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Walton CZ trail by 341 runs against BCB NZ 

By UNB, DHAKA

The defending champions and also the table topper of the 2nd edition of Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL), Walton Central Zone ...

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BKSP win by innings & 95 runs against Dhaka Div North 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Pratisthan (BKSP) beat Dhaka Division North by an innings and 95 runs on the final day of ...

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Jatiya Press Club earn 132-run victory over Tripura Journalists Club 

By UNB, DHAKA

A brilliant 90 runs by opener Rohan enabled Jatiya Press Club (JPC) team to earn a comprehensive 132-run victory over ...

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Sheikh Russel KC leaves for Colombo 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Premier League champions Sheikh Russel KC left here for Colombo on Sunday to play in the Group A match ...

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Farashganj SC beat Badda JS  

By UNB, DHAKA

Farashganj Sporting Club beat Badda Jagarani Sangsad by the solitary goal in the Premier Bank Bangladesh Championship League at Birshreshtha ...

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Nur Hossain was under surveillance, but fled: Assaduzzaman 

By UNB, DHAKA

Nur Hossain, the prime accused in the Narayanganj abduction case, was under surveillance, but went into hiding at one stage, ...

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Muhith meets Kazakh FM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Finance Minister AMA Muhith met Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister of Kazakhstan at his office at Astana in Kazakhstan ...

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Dhaka Div North score 129/6 against Rangpur Div 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Division North scored 129 against Rangpur Division on the opening day of a three-day match of the Young Tigers ...

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Prime Bank SZ beat Islami Bank EZ by 6 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Bank South Zone defeated Islami Bank East Zone by 6 wickets on the third day of a four-day match ...

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Shane Jurgensen removed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has removed head coach of Bangladesh National Cricket team Shane Jurgensen with immediate effect.
The decision was ...

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Uttar Baridhara stun Team BJMC 3-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Uttar Baridhara Club stunned Team BJMC beating them by 3-0 goals in the 2nd leg match of the Nitol-Tata Bangladesh ...

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Culprits to be unmasked: PM  

By UNB, DHAKA

Issuing a strong note of warning, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday said the government would not spare anyone involved ...

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Sheikh Russel to play KRL of Pakistan today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh champions Sheikh Russel KC will start their qualifying round campaign of the AFC President Cup Football taking on KRL ...

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BCB NZ reach final beating Walton CZ by 51 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

BCB North Zone reached the final of the 2nd Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) dethroning Walton Central Zone by 51 runs ...

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Rangpur Div beat Dhaka Div North by 8 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rangpur Division beat Dhaka Division North by 8 wickets in a match of the Young Tigers U-16 National Cricket Tournament ...

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Twelve players share top slot in National Sub-Junior Chess 

By UNB, DHAKA

Twelve players shared top slot in the Azimuddin Bhuiyan 33rd National Sub-Junior (Under-16) Chess Championship securing full two points after ...

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Rangpur, Khulna move into zonal finals 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rangpur and Khulna DFAs reached the zonal final of the KFC National Women's Football Tournament (Super League) eliminating their rivals ...

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PM distributes cheques among gallantry award recipient FFs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday handed over cheques of financial assistance to one gallantry award recipient freedom fighter (FF) ...

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Railway services to be improved soon: Minister 

By UNB, DHAKA

Railways Minister M Mujibul Haque on Wednesday said the services of the country's railways sector will be improved further soon. ...

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Mahmudullah penalised for breaching code of conduct 

By UNB, DHAKA

National cricketer cum captain of Walton Central Zone Mahmudullah Riyad has been fined full of his match fee and also ...

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Dhaka Metro split points with Sylhet Division 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Metropolis drew with Sylhet Division in a match of the Young Tigers U-16 National Cricket Tournament at Cox's Bazar ...

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Rangpur emerge zonal champs beating Panchagarh 13-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rangpur District emerged the zonal champion beating Panchagarh District by 13-0 goals in the zonal final of the KFC National ...

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Body formed to probe RAB's involvement  

By UNB, DHAKA

The Public Administration Ministry on Wednesday formed a seven-member probe panel to look into the alleged involvement of Rab officials ...

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Minister against disbanding RAB 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Home Asaduzzaman Khan said the list of the accused in the Narayaganj seven abductions-murders case will be ...

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Sheikh Russel split points with KRL of Pakistan 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh champions Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra played to a draw with Khan Research Laboratories (KRL) Football Club of Pakistan in ...

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Dhaka Division North trail by 98 runs against Rajshahi Division 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Division North trailed by 98 runs against Rajshahi Division on the 2nd day of a three-day match of Young ...

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Present govt undemocratic, says B Chy 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming the present government 'undemocratic', Bikalpa Dhara Bangladesh President Prof AQM Badruddoza Chowdhury on Thursday said the incidents of forced ...

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Contempt plea against Mahbub: ICT order on June 22 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 has set June 22 for order on the prosecution-proposed contempt-of-court plea against Khandker Mahbub Hossain, president ...

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Minister says suspected RAB men won’t flee  

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Home Affairs Asaduzzaman Khan on Thursday said the three former Rab personnel who are believed to have ...

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Ensure proper probe 

By UNB, DHAKA

The European Union (EU) on Thursday expressed concern over the recent incidents of extrajudicial killing, abduction and disappearance, and demanded ...

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BD's women empowerment lessons 'can make big difference elsewhere' 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chief Executive of BRAC UK Mary Garvey has said the lessons learnt in Bangladesh in the areas of child health ...

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98.8pc solar power users report reduced energy expenses 

By UNB, DHAKA

It was a life for them without electricity until recently. But, things have changed fast when they got access to ...

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Zamal Hossain Mollah champion in Paramount Textile Open Golf 

By UNB, DHAKA

Renowned golfer Zamal Hossain Mollah emerged champion in the Paramount Textile Open Golf Tournament that concluded on Thursday at the ...

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House rent payment thru banks planned  

By UNB, DHAKA

The government is thinking of bringing the payment of house rents under the banking channel with a view to bringing ...

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Call to set up agro, food safety court in dists 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government should set up agriculture and food safety court in each district to deal with issues like food safety, ...

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Indo-Bangla collaboration on HYV rice seeds 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh and India should accept high-yielding variety (HYV) rice seeds as a potential area of cooperation as the collaboration in ...

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Spoon-billed Sandpiper to face extinction 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Spoon-billed sandpiper, a critically endangered species of migratory birds, will face extinction losing their habitats if the government establish ...

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4 held with gold bars at HSIA 

By UNB, DHAKA

Members of Airport Armed police (AAP) detained four people and recovered gold bars and ornaments weighing about 1.3 kg at ...

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Solar power users’ energy expenses reduced 

By UNB, DHAKA

It was a life for them without electricity until recently. But, things have changed fast when they got access to ...

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Info Commission seeks power  

By UNB, DHAKA

Dogged by a slew of challenges, the Information Commission seeks power to draw contempt of court proceedings against errant party ...

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HC order to procure rescue equipment goes unheeded 

By UNB, DHAKA

Although four years have elapsed since the High Court direction to procure necessary rescue equipment, the government is yet to ...

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RAB-11 new CO Latif takes over 

By UNB, DHAKA

Newly appointed Commanding Officer of RAB-11 Lt Col Anwar Latif Khan took over charge on Friday.An order was issued from ...

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Mintoo likely to be city BNP convener 

By UNB, DHAKA

Frustration and despair have gripped the BNP rank and file as the out-of-parliament opposition party has failed to reinvent itself ...

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MG 3rd Int'l Open Chess: Shafiq shares 2nd slot after 3rd round 

By UNB, DHAKA

Shafiq Ahmed of Golden Chess Club shared 2nd position securing 2.5 points with four other players, after the third round ...

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BKSP clinch top slot in 30th National Junior Athletics 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishthan (BKSP) clinched the top slot in the Walton Air Conditioner 30th National Junior (Age Group) Athletics ...

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Russell KC to play Ugyen Academy of Bhutan today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh champions Sheikh Russell KC will play Ugyen Academy FC of Bhutan in their 3rd and last Group A match ...

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Rahmatganj plays 1-1 draw with Badda 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rahmatganj Muslim Friends Society played a 1-1 draw against Badda Jagarani Sangsad in the Premier Bank Bangladesh Championship League at ...

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Mozena begins multi-district visit today 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador to Bangladesh Dan Mozena will start his five-day multi-district visit on Sunday which is acontinuation of his pledge ...

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Lanka seeks FTA with Bangladesh 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sri Lanka wants to sign a free trade agreement with Bangladesh to boost bilateral trade, the country's ambassador in Dhaka ...

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Prime Bank SZ take 446-run lead against BCB NZ  

By UNB, DHAKA

A double century by opener Imrul Kayes and an unbeaten ton by Mithun enabled Prime Bank South Zone to take ...

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Narail move to zonal final beating Barguna 9-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Narail DFA reached the zonal final of the KFC National Women's Football Championship eliminating Barguna DFA by 9-0 goals in ...

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Champs Football Victoria SC beat Wari Club 4-3 

By UNB, DHAKA

Victoria Sporting Club scraped to a 4-3 goals victory over Wari Club in the only match of the Premier Bank ...

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Russel reach final round beating Ugyen Academy 4-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh champions Sheikh Russel KC emerged as the unbeaten Group A champions to reach the final round of the AFC ...

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Chandan Sarker's family meets PM  

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday reaffirmed that her government will ensure the punishment of the culprits who are behind ...

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BNP protest rally at Demra May 17 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP has planned to hold a rally in the city's Demra area on May 17 in protest against the growing ...

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Bagerhat reach zonal final  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bagerhat DFA moved to the zonal final of the KFC National Women's Football Championship eliminating Gopalganj DFA by 3-0 goals ...

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India likely to play 3 ODIs in Dhaka in mid June 

By UNB, DHAKA

World champions India is likely to play three ODI matches in Dhaka on June 15, 17 and 19 under a ...

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Crackdown against tinted glasses continues for 2nd day 

By UNB, DHAKA

The drives of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) against all artificial coverings, including nontransparent and tinted glasses, from car windows are ...

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Maya skips Cabinet meet 

By UNB, DHAKA

Beleaguered Disaster Management and Relief Minister Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya skipped the regular weekly cabinet meeting on Monday.
According to official ...

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Qatar eyes energy sector, wants to hire more Bangladeshis 

By UNB, DHAKA

Qatar, one of the richest Gulf States, has expressed interest to invest in Bangladesh's energy sector and building LNG (liquefied ...

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25 BD missions fail to achieve export targets 

By UNB, DHAKA

Twenty-five of the 51 Bangladesh missions abroad have failed to achieve respective export targets for the first 10 months (July-April) ...

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Prime Bank South Zone clinch 2nd BCL title 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Bank South Zone clinched the 2nd Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) crown beating BCB North Zone by a huge 213 ...

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Dhaka DS take 143-run lead against Dhaka Metro 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Division South took 143 runs lead against Dhaka Metropolis on the second day of a 3-day match of the ...

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BFF greets Sheikh Russel KC 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) warmly greeted Sheikh Russel Krira Chakro that reached the final round of the AFC President's Cup ...

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Team BJMC clinch zonal title 

By UNB, DHAKA

A triple hat-trick by national player Sabina Khatun guided Team BJMC to reach the final round of the KFC National ...

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Muktijoddha trounce Ctg Abahani 6-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Muktijoddha Sangsad Krira Chakra trounced Chittagong Abahani Limited by 6-0 goals in the 2nd leg match of the Nitol-Tata Bangladesh ...

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Crackdown on tinted glasses enters 3rd day 

By UNB, DHAKA

The drives to remove all artificial coverings, including nontransparent and tinted glasses, from car windows, launched by Dhaka Metropolitan Police ...

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4 held with 11.5kg gold at Dhaka Airport 

By UNB, DHAKA

In separate incidents, customs officials at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport seized gold bars weighing around 11:5kg on Tuesday evening.Contacted, Assistant ...

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Train catches fire at Airport Rly Station 

By UNB, DHAKA

A fire broke out in three compartments of a Dhaka-bound train, 'Kalni Express', from Sylhet at the Airport Railway Station ...

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9 Bangladeshis killed in Saudi factory fire 

By UNB, DHAKA

Nine Bangladesh nationals among 11 were burnt to death in a fire that broke out in a furniture-manufacturing factory at ...

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Bagerhat emerge zonal champions to reach final round 

By UNB, DHAKA

Hosts Bagerhat District clinched the zonal title to reach the final round of the KFC National Women's Football (Super League) ...

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Brothers move to 3rd slot beating Feni Soccer  

By UNB, DHAKA

Brothers Union Club moved to the 3rd slot of the Nitol-Tata Bangladesh Premier Football League points table beating Feni Soccer ...

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World Veterans TT Saadi emerges group champion 

By UNB, DHAKA

Former Bangladesh national champion and national sports award winner Saidul Haque Saadi emerged group champion in the Stag 17th World ...

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RAB ghost of Rakkhi Bahini, says BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Accusing Rab of indulging in crimes against humanity, BNP on Wednesday said the elite force is now a ghost of ...

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No way for murderers to flee: PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Reaffirming her resolve to punish the Narayanganj murderers, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday urged all concerned to refrain from ...

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Writ challenges drive against tinted glasses 

By UNB, DHAKA

A writ petition was filed with the High Court on Wednesday challenging the legality of police drive against tinted glasses ...

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ACC files, drops graft cases on pol considerations: TIB 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), which has no adequate institutional capacity to pursue corruption cases, files and withdraws graft cases on ...

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Ctg Kallol Sangha reach semifinal 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chittagong Kallol Sangha reached the semifinal of the Dhaka City Corporation (North & South) Pioneer Football League beating Khilgaon Jagaroni ...

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Arambagh KS play 1-1 draw with Badda Jagaroni 

By UNB, DHAKA

The lone match of the Premier Bank Bangladesh Championship League between Arambagh KS and Badda Jagaroni Sangsad ended in a ...

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1st day play of both U-16 National Cricket matches called off 

By UNB, DHAKA

The first day's play of both the matches of the Young Tigers Under-16 National Cricket Championship was called off in ...

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EU envoys urge Dhaka to remove obstacles to invest 

By UNB, DHAKA

Diplomats of the European countries in Dhaka on Thursday urged the government to remove the institutional obstacles to greater and ...

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Dhaka Div South scores 151 against BKSP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Division South scored 151 runs against BKSP on the first day in the three-day match of the Young Tigers ...

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BKSP beat Barisal Division 

By UNB, DHAKA

BKSP defeated Barisal Division by an innings and 28 runs in a two-day match final of the Young Tigers U-16 ...

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Gowher hopeful of even better ties with Modi govt 

By UNB, DHAKA

Trashing the notion that the Awami League government is more comfortable with Congress government than that of BJP, PM's International ...

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Seize Malaysia's manpower market: BMCCI suggests FTA with Malaysia protecting BD's interest 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government needs to start immediate negotiations with Malaysia and seize the opportunity to send maximum number of workers against ...

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Shahidul new B’desh envoy to Libya 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government has appointed Maj Gen Shahidul Haque as Bangladesh's new Ambassador to Libya. Shahidul Haque served in various capacities ...

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BD to work closely with new Indian govt 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government will work closely with the new Indian government to take Bangladesh-India relations to a greater height, Foreign Minister ...

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Hasina phones Modi, hopes to work together 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday phoned Indian Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi and hoped Bangladesh and India will sincerely work ...

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HC summons ex-CEC Huda 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Sunday summoned former Chief Election Commissioner Dr ATM Shamsul Huda on contempt of court charges.
An HC ...

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AIUB beat JU by 9 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

American International University Bangladesh (AIUB) beat Jahangirnagar University (JU) by nine wickets in a Group C T20 match of the ...

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Victoria SC beat Arambagh KS 4-2 

By UNB, DHAKA

Victoria Sporting Club beat Arambagh Krira Sangha by 4-2 goals in the Premier Bank Bangladesh Championship League at the Bir ...

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BFF to hold Milad Mahfil for Pumel today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) will arrange a Doa and Miland Mahfil on the occasion of the 3rd death anniversary of ...

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Bangladesh concede 18-32 points defeat to Paschimbanga 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Women's Kabaddi Team, now touring Paschimbanga to prepare for the 17th Asian Games, lost the three-match series 0-2 after ...

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BKSP beat Sylhet Div by innings & 35 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

BKSP defeated Sylhet Division by an innings and 35 runs on the final day of a two-day match of the ...

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7 murdered in 5 districts 

By UNB, DHAKA

In separate incidents, seven people were murdered in Panchagarh, Sherpur, Comilla, Chandpur and Kushtia districts on Monday and Tuesday.
In Panchagarh, ...

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Farashganj SC beat Wari 3-2 

By UNB, DHAKA

Farashganj SC came from behind to earn an exciting 3-2 goals victory over Wari Club in the Premier Bank Bangladesh ...

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ULAB, AIUB play final today 

By UNB, DHAKA

University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) and American International University Bangladesh (AIUB) will meet in the final of the Walton ...

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HC stays drive against tinted glasses in vehicles 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court here on Wednesday ordered to maintain status quo on the police drive for two weeks against the ...

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BSJA to play friendly cricket with Indian High Commission today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Sports Journalists Association (BSJA) will play a friendly T20 cricket match with Indian High Commission today (Friday) at the ...

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Ist death anniversary of journalist Lenin Gani today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The first death anniversary of Lenin Gani, a renowned sports journalist and senior member of Bangladesh Sports Journalists Association (BSJA), ...

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AIUB win title beating ULAB by 80 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

The American International University Bangladesh (AIUB) clinched the Walton Refrigerator 2nd University T20 Challenge Cup title beating University of Liberal ...

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34th National Cricket Championship begins May 25 

By UNB, DHAKA

The first round of the 34th National Cricket Championship will begin on Sunday (May 25) at 14 venues across the ...

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Premier Football Sk Russell force Abahani to play goalless draw 

By UNB, DHAKA

A 10-man Sheikh Russell KC forced Dhaka Abahani Ltd to play a goalless draw in the 2nd leg match of ...

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7 held for killing Jubo Dal leader in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan police arrested seven people, including a woman, for their alleged involvement in the killing ...

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Bangladesh to meet MPCA today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The host Bangladesh Under-19 will take on visiting Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) Under-19 in their three-day cricket meet begins ...

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Allocation in water, sanitation declining  

By UNB, DHAKA

An analysis of the national budget sees a declining trend of allocation in water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) for last ...

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Hanif dismisses Khaleda's threat of movement 

By UNB, DHAKA

Awami League joint general secretary Mahbub-Ul-Alam Hanif has trashed BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia's warning that the situation may go out ...

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BD could be mighty player in global IT, says Mozena  

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador in Dhaka Dan Mozena on Saturday said Bangladesh can become a mighty player in the global IT and ...

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Mega projects on agenda of PM's Japan visit 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh will have discussions with Japan on half a dozen mega projects during Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's visit to find ...

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Quality of edn in pvt varsities a big question 

By UNB, DHAKA

The quality of education in private universities still remains a big question as the University Grants Commission (UGC) finds no ...

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CNG refuelling station owners threaten strike from June 8 

By UNB, DHAKA

CNG refueling station owners here on Saturday announced to enforce a strike for an indefinite period from June 8 if ...

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Marcia new US Ambassador to Bangladesh 

By UNB, DHAKA

Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat, currently Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Bureau of Human Resources at the Department of State, will ...

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Pro-BNP lawyers announce 5-day protest program 

By UNB, DHAKA

Pro-BNP Jatiyatabadi Ainjibi Forum on Saturday announced a 5-day programme, including court boycott on Sunday, in protest against police obstruction ...

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No decision yet over Modi's possible visit 

By UNB, DHAKA

Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on Saturday said there is no official announcement yet over Indian Prime minister-elect Narendra Modi's ...

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BD U-19 score 217/9 against MPCA 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh U-19 team were 217 for 9 in 57.3 overs against visiting Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) Under-19 team of ...

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Pro-BNP lawyers boycott courts 

By UNB, DHAKA

Pro-BNP lawyers observed court boycott programme across the country on Sunday in protest against police obstruction to hold their scheduled ...

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Probe progress report to be submitted to HC June 5 

By UNB, DHAKA

The ex-Deputy Commissioner (DC) and ex-Superintendent of Police of Narayanganj were interrogated on Sunday by the probe committee formed by ...

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Six players leave for WI to join Bangladesh A team 

By UNB, DHAKA

players left Dhaka for West Indies on Wednesday night to join Bangladesh A squad ahead of their three ODIs and ...

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China expects positive outcome on Sonadia deep seaport talks 

By UNB, DHAKA

China is expecting a positive outcome on its discussions with Bangladesh during Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's China visit over a ...

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Big jump in gold duty 

By UNB, DHAKA

The prices of gold will make a big jump if Finance Minister AMA Muhith's budget proposals are passed in parliament.
He ...

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Tax holiday to boost investment 

By UNB, DHAKA

Finance Minister AMA Muhith has proposed extending the tax exemption facilities by four years to encourage investment. The privilege was ...

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‘Climate-smart’ agriculture to spark economic renewal in rural areas: FAO 

By UNB, DHAKA

Shifting agriculture to a 'climate-smart' approach will not only help prevent future food security crises but holds the promise of ...

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Nat'l security strategy based on broader concept stressed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Experts here have stressed the need for working out a national security strategy based on a broad spectrum of security ...

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Water colour art exhibition begins in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

A 10-day exhibition of water colour paintings, titled 'Waves of Colour', began in the capital on Friday.
South Korean Ambassador to ...

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RAB slams news on its top official's involvement  

By UNB, DHAKA

The RAB Forces Headquarters in a statement on Saturday slammed some media for publishing news about the involvement of one ...

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7 BD sailors freed by Somalis 

By UNB, DHAKA

Somali pirates have freed seven Bangladeshi crew held hostage abroad a Malaysian flagged vessels for over 42 months, said a ...

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Siddikur finishes joint 3rd in Queen's Cup Golf in Thailand 

By UNB, DHAKA

Celebrated Bangladeshi golfer Siddikur Rahman, who briefly held the lead on the back nine, settled for a disappointing 72 to ...

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Tigers' head coach Hathurusinghe arrives today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Newly appointed head coach of the Bangladesh national cricket team Upul Chandika Hathurusinghe will arrive in Dhaka today (monday night), ...

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B'desh to play 1st one-dayer with MPCA today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh U-19 will take on visiting Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) Under-19 team of India in the first of the ...

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Russell KC manage 1-0 victory over MSC 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sheikh Russell KC managed 1-0 goal victory over Dhaka Mohammedan SC in the last 2nd phase match of the Nitol-Tata ...

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Budget not investment friendly: Experts 

By UNB, DHAKA

The proposed budget lacks the proper steps required for removing basic obstacles facing by the investors making it difficult to ...

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First Beach Bodybuilding concludes in Cox Bazar 

By UNB, DHAKA

The three-day Walton Smart TV First Beach Bodybuild¬ing Competition concluded on Tu.day at the labor i point of Cox's Bazar ...

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Farashganj SC finish runners-up beating Agrani Bank 2-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Farashganj SC finished runners-up in the Premier Bank Bangladesh Championship League beating Agrani Bank by 2-1 goals in the last ...

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Sagicor HPC beat BD A by 3 wkts, take 2-0 lead 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sagicor High Performance Centre of West Indies took a 2-0 lead beating Bangladesh A by three wickets in the 2nd ...

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Barisal beat Naogaon by 104 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

All round performance by Monir Hossain enabled Barisal DSA to make a flying start in the 34th National Cricket Championship ...

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Sushma likely to arrive on June 25 

By UNB, DHAKA

Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is set to take up a three-day visit to Bangladesh from June 25 which ...

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PM returns home 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina returned home on Wednesday afternoon from Beijing after wrapping up her six-day official visit to China.
A ...

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7 BD sailors freed by Somali pirates arrive today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The seven Bangladeshi crewmembers who were released by the Somali pirates last week will arrive here on Thursday. An official ...

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Movement soon if talks call not accepted: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP spokesman Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Wednesday warned the government of a strong movement if it does not accept ...

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Indian cricket team arrives today to play 3 ODIs 

By UNB, DHAKA

A 15-member youthful national cricket team of World champions India, led by Suresh Raina, will arrive here tomorrow (Friday) morning ...

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Shab-e Baraat tonight 

By UNB, DHAKA

The holy Shab-e-Barat, the night of fortune and forgiveness, will be observed in the country on Friday night with due ...

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Huge chemical-tainted fruits destroyed 

By UNB, DHAKA

During its overnight special drive against chemical-tainted fruits, Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) destroyed some 3,000 maunds of mango, 200 maunds ...

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UGC allocates Tk 240 crore for 35 varsities for research 

By UNB, DHAKA

University Grants Commission (UGC) Chairman Prof Dr AK Azad Chowdhury on Saturday said the quality of higher education would improve ...

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Mohammedan SC, Abahani Ltd earn victories 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan SC and Abahani Limited won their respective matches in the Dhaka Metropolis Women's Cricket League on Friday.
Dhaka Mohammedan ...

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Dinajpur beat Satkhira by 8 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dinajpur DSA beat Satkhira DSA by 8 wickets in a match of the 34th National Cricket Championship at Shaheed Chandu ...

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Ports asked to hoist signal 3 

By UNB, DHAKA

Deep convection is continuing over the north Bay and adjoining West Bengal and Bangladesh coast. Under its influence, squally weather ...

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Pol stability a must to achieve growth 

By UNB, DHAKA

Continuation of the existing political stability over the next five to 10 years, lower interest rate and ensuring the security ...

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FM reaches Jeddah  

By UNB, DHAKA

Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali has reached Jeddah to attend the two-day 41st session of the OIC Council of Foreign ...

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She claims she would have been PM had there been inclusive, fair polls 

By UNB, DHAKA

Claiming herself leader of the country's 95 percent people, BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Monday night said Prime Minister Sheikh ...

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Letters issued against 556 jt-venture investment projects: PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday told parliament that registration letters have been issued against 556 joint-venture investment projects with ...

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Movement after Eid, threatens Khaleda 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Tuesday night threatened to wage a strong movement after Eid to force the government for ...

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Kalshi violence culprits to be punished: Minister 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Home Affairs Asaduzzaman Khan said stern action will be taken against those involved in Kalshi Bihari camp ...

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ULAB reach semifinal beating State University  

By UNB, DHAKA


University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) reached the semifinal of the Walton Smart TV Just Goal Football Tournament as the ...

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Ban Ki-moon for engaging 'extra-parliamentary' opposition 

By UNB, DHAKA

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has emphasised the importance of engaging the 'extra-parliamentary' opposition and encouraged progress in social and ...

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Ramna OC sued for taking bribe 

By UNB, DHAKA

A case has been filed against two police officers with a Dhaka court on charge of taking Tk 2 lakh ...

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India may extradite Nur  

By UNB, DHAKA

India may agree with Bangladesh's request to extradite a multiple-murder suspect Nur Hossain who was arrested in Kolkata last week, ...

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BD wants to present apparels with pride, not blood: BGMEA president 

By UNB, DHAKA

President of Bangladesh Readymade Garment Manufacturers and Exporters (BGMEA) Atiqul Islam on Monday said the Bangladeshi apparel factory owners want ...

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2 BD siblings killed in Libya missile attack 

By UNB, DHAKA

Two Bangladeshi siblings were killed while two other Bangladesh nationals injured in a missile attack on their residential camp at ...

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US position on dialogue not changed: Harf 

By UNB, DHAKA

The United States' position on Bangladesh has not changed as it still encourages dialogue between the ruling Awami League and ...

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Dhaka Abahani play 1-1 draw with Muktijoddha 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Abahani Limited dropped an important point with Muktijoddha Sangsad KC as their 3rd leg match of the Nitol-Tata Bangladesh ...

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Kazakhstan beat Bangladesh Navy 

By UNB, DHAKA

Kazakhstan Tokkata beat Bangladesh Navy 0.5-3.5 points in the fourth round matches of the Asian Club Cup Team Chess Championship ...

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2 JL men killed in 2 dists 

By UNB, DHAKA

Two activists of Jubo League were killed in separate incidents in Comilla and Mymensingh on Tuesday night and Wednesday.
In Comilla, ...

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Mohammedan SC play 2-2 draw with Team BJMC 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan SC split points with Team BJMC as the Nitol-Tata Bangladesh Premier Football League match between the two teams ...

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BCB congratulates Mustafa Kamal & N Srinivasan 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Thursday congratulated the newly elected International Cricket Council (ICC) president AHM Mustafa Kamal MP ...

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Nizami improving 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Central Jail authorities on Thursday submitted to the International Crimes Tribunals registrar a report on compliance along with a ...

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Bangabandhu Gold Cup Int'l Football next October 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Bangabandhu Gold Cup International Football Tournament will be held in Dhaka in October this year.
The decision was taken at ...

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Sk Russel play goalless draw with Feni Soccer 

By UNB, DHAKA

Defending champions Sheikh Russel KC split points with ordinary Feni Soccer Club as their 3rd leg match of the Nitol-Tata ...

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Ramzan begins tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

Holy Ramzan, the lunar month of self-purification through fasting and abstinence, begins on Monday as the new moon was not ...

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How guns reach criminals in city? 

By UNB, DHAKA

Criminals have got an easy access to illegal firearms in the capital as they are aided by unauthorised firearms manufacturers, ...

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Delhi needs to settle Teesta, LBA issues 

By UNB, DHAKA

Former Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Pinak Ranjan Chakrabarty has said India needs to sign and ratify the Teesta River ...

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BSPA to mark World Sports Press Day July 5 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Sports Press Association (BSPA) will mark the World Sports Press Day on July 5 instead of on July 2 ...

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Make public list of Swiss Bank depositors: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP on Sunday demanded the government make public the list of the Bangladeshis deposited money in Swiss Bank after an ...

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Hasan Munir elected BTTF gen secy 

By UNB, DHAKA

Khandakar Hasan Munir was elected general secretary of the Bangladesh Table Tennis Federation (BTTF) in the election held at the ...

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Biren Sikder visits ailing journo Agor Mondal 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Youth and Sports Biren Sikder visited ailing sports journalist Agor Mondal at his residence on Sunday night.
Agor ...

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Low over Bay persists 

By UNB, DHAKA

The maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal No 3 ...

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UGC trashes TIB report 

By UNB, DHAKA

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has denied any corruption in granting permission to open private universities.In a statement on Tuesday ...

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Mustafa Kamal vows to work for brightening Bangladesh cricket's image 

By UNB, DHAKA

Newly elected President of the International Cricket Council (ICC) AHM Mustafa Kamal MP has said he will do everything possible ...

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'Govt trying to send back regd Rohingyas'  

By UNB, DHAKA

The present government is trying to send back the registered Rohingya refugees, who are still in the country, and stop ...

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India agrees to return Nur: FM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali on Wednesday said India has agreed to extradite Nur Hossain, the prime accused in ...

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US wants BD to become preferred RMG brand 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador in Dhaka Dan Mozena on Thursday said the United States wants Bangladesh to become a premium and a ...

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Bangladeshis in Iraq safe: Envoy 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi nationals living in trouble-hit Iraq are so far safe and no Bangladeshi nurse has been held hostage in Tikrit,"There ...

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Nahid trashes TIB report on pvt varsities 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming the TIB report on private universities 'immature, incomplete and baseless', Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Sunday said the ...

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Procurement reform initiatives in BD gets new dimension with e-GP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Procurement reform initiatives in Bangladesh have taken a new dimension with the rapid expansion in the use of electronic Government ...

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Govt to reply to USTR review report: Tofail 

By UNB, DHAKA

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Monday said the government will reply within two weeks through the envoys of the two ...

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Canadian cops want to quiz Morshed, Mahmudur 

By UNB, DHAKA

Canadian police want to interrogate former Foreign Minister M Morshed Khan and former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia' s energy adviser ...

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Sweden to give Tk 2.9cr to B’desh  

By UNB, DHAKA

The government of Sweden will provide 2.5 million Swedish Krona (SEK) or approximately Tk 2.9 crore to Bangladesh for the ...

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Fugitive war crimes accused Jabbar's trial to begin July 20. 

By UNB, DHAKA

The trial of fugitive war crimes accused Engineer Abdul Jabbar, former Jatiya Party MP of Pirojpur, will begin in absentia ...

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India satisfied with verdict 

By UNB, DHAKA

In the wake of maritime boundary verdict, the Indian government on Tuesday said the settlement of the dispute will further ...

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Int'l bidding in newly-gained Bay areas 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh hopes to invite international bidding this year to explore for gas in the maritime areas it gained after resolution ...

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Amu off to Jeddah  

By UNB, DHAKA

Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu left here for Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on Wednesday night to perform Umrah.  He is expected ...

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Indian media describe verdict as BD's victory 

By UNB, DHAKA

Indian media have described the verdict on Bangladesh-India maritime delimitation as a victory for Bangladesh.
India's popular English daily The Hindu ...

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Parliamentary democracy still far away: TIB 

By UNB, DHAKA

Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has said the expectations raised by the restoration of parliamentary form of government in the wake ...

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Chef-de-mission of Bangladesh contingent leaves for Glasgow 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chef-de-mission of Bangladesh contingent for the 20th Commonwealth Games Harun-ur-Rashid, also the vice-president of Bangladesh Olympic Association (BOA), leaves here ...

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Nahid warns against extra admission fees for HSC students 

By UNB, DHAKA

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Sunday said action will be taken if college authorities take extra admission fees from ...

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Cabinet denounces Israeli attack 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Cabinet on Monday strongly condemned the killings of a huge number of innocent Palestinian people, including women and children ...

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Khaleda undermining sanctity of Ramzan, says Quamrul 

By UNB, DHAKA

In a scathing attack on the BNP chairperson, Food Minister Quamrul Islam on Tuesday said Khaleda Zia is undermining the ...

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Awami League not bothered about Khaleda Zia's call of movement  

By UNB, DHAKA

Ruling Awami League is not taking any kind of preparation to face BNP and its 20-party alliance after holy Ramzan ...

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Ex-national captains, BCB officials meet ICC President 

By UNB, DHAKA

Delegation of former captains of national cricket team and Bangladesh Cricket Board warmly greeted the first Bangladeshi president of ICC ...

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RAB addl DG Ziaul quizzed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Narayanganj seven-murder probe committee quizzed additional director general (Operation) of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) Col Ziaul Ahsan on Thursday.The probe ...

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SI Jahid remanded 

By UNB, DHAKA

A court here on Thursday granted a five-day remand for detained sub-inspector Jahidur Rahman of Mipur Police Station and his ...

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Bangladesh U-23 team to take part in 17th Asian Games 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-23 men's football team will take part in the 17th Asian Games to be held in September-October in the ...

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Bangladesh to compete in 71st World Long Distance Swimming 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh will participate in the 71st World Long Distance Swimming Championship to be held on September 7 in Murshidabad, Paschim ...

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January 5 elections undeniably flawed 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador-designate to Bangladesh Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat said she would work hard to support efforts to promote accountability and ...

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Rajuk asked to revise deal with KL 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rajdhani Unnayan Kartipakkha (Rajuk) has been asked to revise its deal with Malaysian authorities for the
construction of planned 8,400 flats ...

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Govt conspiring to control SC judges: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP on Thursday alleged that the government is conspiring to enable parliament to impeach Supreme Court judges in a bid ...

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Abahani beat Sheikh Russel 5-2 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Abahani notched a 5-2 victory over Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra in a 3rd leg match of the Nitol-Tata Bangladesh ...

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Ashraful appeals against eight-year ban 

By UNB, DHAKA

Mohammad Ashraful has appealed to the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) disciplinary panel to get reduced the eight-year ban imposed on ...

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Players' transfer window rescheduled 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Wednesday rescheduled the players' pool and non-pool transfer window of the Dhaka Premier Division Cricket ...

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Lailatul Qadr tonight 

By UNB, DHAKA

Muslims across the country will observe the holy Lailatul Qadr, the night of divine blessings and benediction, on Friday night ...

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No entente with Jamaat: PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Trashing the rumour of entente with Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said Awami League always does politics ...

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Mahfuza finishes 35th in 100m breaststroke 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi swimmer Mahfuza Khatun finished 35th among the 38 competitors in the women's 100-meter breaststroke swimming in the 20th Commonwealth ...

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Eid-ul-Fitr tomorrow if moon sighted today  

By UNB, DHAKA

The holy Eid-ul-Fitr, the largest religious festival of the Muslims, will be celebrated across the country on Tuesday if the ...

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HSC result on Aug 13 

By UNB, DHAKA

The results of this year's Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations will be published on August 13.
Education Minister Nurul ...

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Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated 

By UNB, DHAKA

Muslims across the country celebrated the holy Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festivals, on Tuesday with much enthusiasm, religious fervour and ...

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Road crashes kill 46 in four days 

By UNB, DHAKA

At least 46 people were killed and many more injured in road accidents across the country in four days beginning ...

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Fakhrul leaves for Singapore for treatment 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir left here for Singapore for treatment on Friday morning.  BNP Chairperson's press ...

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Walton Marcel Singna boat race held in Tangail 

By UNB, DHAKA

Walton Marcel Singna Boat Race competition was held in Kumari Beel of Kalihati upazila in Tangail on Friday.
In the ...

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BD U-23 pre-qualifying training camp begins today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The training camp of the primarily selected booters formulating Bangladesh Under-23 squad for ensuing the 17th Asian Games 2014 begins ...

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Parliamentary team of Iran arrives today 

By UNB, DHAKA

A six-member Iranian parliamentary delegation will arrive here today on a five-day visit.
The delegation led by Fatemeh Rahbar, head of ...

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Chinese envoy meets Ershad 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chinese Ambassador in Dhaka Li Jun on Sunday met Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad at the JP chief's Baridhara residence.
Various ...

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CPD expresses solidarity with Gaza victims 

By UNB, DHAKA

Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), a civil society think tank, on Sunday expressed solidarity with the sufferers of Gaza in ...

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Sangram editor, 3 others face contempt charge 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Sunday issued a rule asking Abul Asad, editor of vernacular daily Sangram, a mouthpiece of ...

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Brazil offer training for Bangladesh football coaches 

By UNB, DHAKA

Brazil, the five times winner of the FIFA World Cup, has offered to train Bangladeshi football coaches in Brazil to ...

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Shakib maintains 2nd position in ICC Test all-rounder ranking 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan maintains the 2nd position in the Reliance ICC Player Rankings for Test All-rounders published on ...

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BCB names women’s preliminary squad for 17th Asian Games 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Sunday announced a 20-member women's preliminary squad for the ensuing 17th Asian Games to be ...

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'People's Eid journey was comfortable’ 

By UNB, DHAKA

Communications Minister Obaidul Quader on Monday claimed that people enjoyed safe and comfortable journey during this Eid.
"A team work by ...

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Visiting Iranian lawmakers meet Dipu Moni 

By UNB, DHAKA

A six-member delegation of Parliament of Iran on Monday called on Dipu Moni, chairman of the parliamentary Standing Committee on ...

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Govt out to gag media: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP on Monday alleged that the government is trying to cage the mass media by formulating new laws and policies ...

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Dhaka wants NAM ban on Israel 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister's Foreign Affairs Adviser Dr Gowher Rizvi on Monday said NAM should mobilise its collective strength and send out ...

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Indian hockey team in Dhaka to play 3-match series 

By UNB, DHAKA

A youthful Indian hockey team arrived here on Tuesday to play a three-match series against Bangladesh hockey team beginning Wednesday ...

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Japanese envoy mourns loss of lives in launch capsize 

By UNB, DHAKA

Japanese Ambassador in Bangladesh Shiro Sadoshima on Tuesday expressed profound sorrow for the victims of the launch capsize in the ...

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ICT censures prosecution  

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Tuesday censured the prosecution for seeking adjournment in an informal way.
The prosecution was supposed to ...

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Violent progs to invite tough actions 

By UNB, DHAKA

Food Minister Quamrul Islam on Tuesday warned that law enforcement agencies will come up with proper response to BNP if ...

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Tuba Group MD Delwar released on bail 

By UNB, DHAKA

Tuba Group managing director Delwar Hossain was released from Dhaka central jail on bail on Tuesday night.
Earlier, on July 24, ...

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BGMEA to pay 2 months' salaries to Tuba workers today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) in a statement on Tuesday said Tuba Group workers will be paid their ...

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Individuals, not parties, should be tried for crimes: Rapp 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador at-Large for War Crimes Issues Stephen J Rapp on Tuesday said no political party or organization should be ...

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Japanese handball coach Yasuyuki Sasaki joins BHF 

By UNB, DHAKA

Yasuyuki Sasaki, A high-level handball coach from Japan, joined Bangladesh Handball Federation on Wednesday to conduct different training courses here ...

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6,221 doctors join govt job today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Some 6,221 doctors who came out successful in the 33rd BCS examination under the health cadre will join the government ...

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Hajj flights from Aug 27 

By UNB, DHAKA

Hajj flights to carry Bangladeshi pilgrims to Saudi Arabia will begin on August 27 and continue till September 28. Religious ...

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23 bombs found in Tejgaon 

By UNB, DHAKA

Police recovered 23 crude bombs from Begunbari in the city's Tejgaon area on Thursday morning.Sources at Tejgaon Industrial Police Station ...

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Broadcast policy bid to stifle media: SCBA 

By UNB, DHAKA

President of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) Khandaker Mahbub Hossain on Thursday alleged that the new broadcast policy is ...

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Journos demand cancellation of broadcast policy 

By UNB, DHAKA

Condemning the hurried issuance of the gazette on the National Broadcast Policy 2014, leaders of the Jatiya Press Club on ...

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Modi urged to improve ties with BD 

By UNB, DHAKA

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has urged Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for improvising India's relations with Bangladesh further with ...

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Monetary policy falls short of target 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Unnayan Onneshan (UO) in its Bangladesh Economic Update on recently Bangladesh Bank announced monetary policy statements said that the ...

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Metropolis Women Cricket semifinals from tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

Both the semifinals and the final of the Metropolitan Women's Cricket League 2014 will be held at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket ...

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Bangladesh contingent to leave Aug 15 for Youth Olympics in Nanjing 

By UNB, DHAKA

A 23-member Bangladesh contingent will leave here at 2:05 am on Friday (August 15) to participate in the 2nd Youth ...

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12-digit e-TIN mandatory for taxpayers 

By UNB, DHAKA

Taxpayers will have to get a 12 digit e-TIN number this year for taking any kind of service from the ...

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Dismembered body of woman found in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

Police recovered 10 dismembered body parts of a young woman from two separate places in the city's Uttara area on ...

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ICT prosecutor Iqbal quits 

By UNB, DHAKA

Meer Iqbal Hossain, a member of the prosecution team under the International Crimes Tribunals dealing with the 1971 war crimes ...

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Veteran sports journo Badrul Huda Chy passes away 

By UNB, DHAKA

Veteran journalist and sports commentator Badrul Huda Chowdhury passed away at his Chittagong residence at 7 am on Sunday.
He was ...

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HSC results tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

The results of the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations of 2014 will be published on Wednesday.All the examination ...

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BNP policymakers blast govt over Pinak-6 tragedy 

By UNB, DHAKA

Blaming the government for its indifference to rescuing the sunken launch Pinak-6 and missing people, BNP standing committee members on ...

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BNP's 3-day prog to celebrate founding anniv 

By UNB, DHAKA

Opposition BNP on Wednesday chalked out a three-day programme to celebrate the party's 36th founding anniversary.
The programmes include holding discussion, ...

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Rtd judge Faruq under ACC scanner 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) on Tuesday initiated a move against former judge Faruq Ahmed as allegations surfaced that he ...

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Ivy out to save some perpetrators: Osman 

By UNB, DHAKA

Shamim Osman, a ruling party MP from Narayanganj-4, on Tuesday alleged that local city mayor Selina Hayat Ivy is trying ...

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Bangladesh teams maintain win in Chess Olympiad 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh men's and women's teams maintained their winning in the 41st World Chess Olympiad beating their respective counterparts in the ...

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1st Div Football 207 players complete transfer registration 

By UNB, DHAKA

Some 207 booters, including 20 freshers, completed their registration with 10 clubs during the eight-day (August 6-13) players' transfer for ...

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Second Summer Youth Olympics Games kicks off  

By UNB, DHAKA

The second Summer Youth Olympics Games began on Saturday with sparkling opening ceremony in the eastern Chinese city of Nanjing. ...

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BNP protests Gaza killings by Israel 

By UNB, DHAKA

The BNP-led 20-party alliance on Saturday staged a big peaceful rally in the city with their black-flag procession protesting the ...

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Call to get united to build non-communal country 

By UNB, DHAKA

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Sunday called upon all to get united to build a non-communal country with the spirit ...

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Fugitive convict held in Keraniganj 

By UNB, DHAKA

Police in a drive arrested a fugitive condemned convict from Amirabad area in Keraniganj on Sunday.The arrestee was identified as ...

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Singer Nancy shifted to Labaid Hospital 

By UNB, DHAKA

Popular singer Nazmun Munir Nancy, who fell sick at her residence at Chhotogara in Netrakona district town after taking excessive ...

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Training for foreign diplomats launched 

By UNB, DHAKA

A two-week long short course on International Relations and Diplomacy for junior diplomats of neighbouring countries commences here at the ...

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TP launched to check tax evasion 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government is making a list of multinational companies (MNCs), aiming to check tax evasion through manipulation of transfer pricing ...

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President reaches London for eye treatment 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid reached London on Sunday (UK local time) on a seven-day visit for eye treatment.  "The regular flight ...

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Head coach Kruif to leave Dhaka for Netherlands 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh national football team head coach Lodewijk de Kruif is likely to leave Dhaka for a week for Lunteren, the ...

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Youth Olympics Reshma finishes 10th in Weightlifting 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi lifter Jahura Akhter Reshma finished 10th among the eleven lifters in the Women's 48 kg of the 2nd Summer ...

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Writ against Broadcast Policy filed 

By UNB, DHAKA

A writ petition was filed with the High Court on Monday challenging the legality of the recently published National Broadcast ...

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‘Best Buys’ can prevent NCDs 

By UNB, DHAKA

The ‘Best Buys” can prevent non-communicable diseases (NCDs), such as cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, cancers, and chronic respiratory diseases, are the ...

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Khairul backs JS authority 

By UNB, DHAKA

Defending the draft of the 16th constitutional amendment bill aiming to restore parliament's authority to impeach Supreme Court judges, Law ...

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Flood situation in N’dists worsening 

By UNB, DHAKA

The overall flood situation in three northern districts-Lalmonirhat, Gaibandha and Kurigram-has worsened due to incessant rains and onrush of water ...

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Govt wants to reestablish Bksal rule: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Opposing the government move to restore parliament's power to remove Supreme Court judges BNP on Monday said the decision was ...

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10th anniv of August 21 grenade attack today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Today (Thursday) is the 10th anniversary of the August 21 grenade attack on an Awami League rally at Bangabandhu Avenue ...

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16th constitutional amendment move an evil effort: SCBA 

By UNB, DHAKA

President of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) Khandaker Mahbub Hossain on Wednesday termed an 'evil effort' the government's move ...

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US Embassy announces change in MRV visa fee collection points 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Embassy in Dhaka on Wednesday announced that Machine Readable Visa (MRV) fee collection will no longer be available at ...

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Polls ahead of 2019 must: Fakhrul 

By UNB, DHAKA

Brushing aside the ruling party leaders' claim that the next national election to be held on completion of the
current government's ...

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Bangladesh to take part in World Cup Carrom 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Carrom team will take part in the 4th World Cup Carrom Tournament scheduled to be held on September 13-17 ...

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BGB, BSF play friendly basketball in New Delhi 

By UNB, DHAKA

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Border Security Force (BSF) of India played a friendly basketball match at Indira Gandhi Indoor ...

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HC refuses to hear writs 

By UNB, DHAKA

A High Court vacation bench on Thursday refused to hear two writ petitions filed challenging the legality of the National ...

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BIWTA blamed for Pinak-6 tragedy 

By UNB, DHAKA

The river transport authorities must bear the blame for the Pinak-6 launch capsize that killed dozens of people and left ...

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Tuba owner wants Tk 30cr loan to reopen factories 

By UNB, DHAKA

Tuba Group owner Delwar Hossain on Sunday sought at least TK 25-30 crore loan from any financial institution to reopen ...

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Judge Akram sent on forced retirement 

By UNB, DHAKA

Former joint district judge of Chuadanga, Salauddin M Akram, attached to the Law Ministry, was sent on forced retirement for ...

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Football coach Maruful Haque banned for a year 

By UNB, DHAKA

Renowned football coach and Technical Director of the Nitol-Tata Premier Football League champions Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club Maruful Haque has ...

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Citycell Open 3 on 3 Basketball begins Friday 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Citycell Open 3 on 3 Basketball Championship (Boys and Girls), organized by Bangladesh Basketball Federation and sponsored by Pacific ...

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David Meale joins US Embassy as Deputy Chief  

By UNB, DHAKA

David Meale has joined the US Embassy in Dhaka as its new Deputy Chief of Mission.
Meale was previously the Counselor ...

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20,000 Bangladeshis risked their lives in sea crossings: UNHCR 

By UNB, DHAKA

In the last 12 months ending in June 2014, UNHCR estimated that some 53,000 people departed irregularly through sea from ...

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Inu takes jibes at Khaleda 

By UNB, DHAKA

Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Monday said BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia has three bad habits-doing business with religion, distorting ...

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BB signs deals with 16 banks to give soft loan 

By UNB, DHAKA

In an effort to revive the moribund jute sector, Bangladesh Bank on Monday signed agreements with 16 banks to help ...

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20-party’s 3-day protest prog from today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The BNP-led 20-party alliance on Monday announced a three-day programme protesting enforced disappearances and the government move to empower parliament ...

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Govt signs MoU to construct & renovate public toilets in capital 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with WaterAid Bangladesh to construct and renovate public toilets in ...

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Economy moving ahead in positive trend 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh economy is moving ahead in an unbelievable pace with most of the economic indicators showing a positive and rising ...

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Poet Nazrul`s death anniv today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 38th death anniversary of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam will be observed in the country on Wednesday in a ...

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Khaleda says Govt wants to hush up misdeeds 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Monday night alleged that the government has taken the move to restore parliament' s power ...

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First Hajj flight takes off with 409 

By UNB, DHAKA

The first hajj flight carrying 409 Bangladeshi pilgrims to Saudi Arabia took off from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the ...

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Cabinet purchase body okays bulk petroleum import for July-Dec 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Cabinet Purchase Committee on Thursday approved separate proposals for import of some 1.620 million metric tons of refined petroleum ...

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Rain halts Bangladesh-West Indies only T20I 

By UNB, DHAKA

The only T20I between Bangladesh and host West Indies was called off due to wet outfield following heavy rain just ...

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Zimbabwe A to arrive Dhaka on Sept 10 

By UNB, DHAKA

Zimbabwe A team will arrive in the capital on September 10 to play two four-day and three one-day matches against ...

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Abahani to face Mohammedan in final 

By UNB, DHAKA

Abahani Limited will take on their arch rival Mohammedan SC Limited in the final of the Metropolitan Women's Cricket League ...

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Nat'l varsity, RUET delegations call on President 

By UNB, DHAKA

A delegation of National University, led by its Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Harun-or-Rashid made a courtesy call on President Abdul ...

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Training course for foreign diplomats ends 

By UNB, DHAKA

A short course on 'International Relations and Diplomacy' for young diplomats from neighbouring countries ended here on Thursday.Fifteen young diplomats ...

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AL urges BNP to withdraw its Aug. 30 prog 

By UNB, DHAKA

Food Minister Quamrul Islam on Thursday urged the BNP-led 20-party alliance to withdraw its human chain programme scheduled for August ...

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Killers will be held soon: Minister 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Home Affairs Asaduzzaman Khan said on Thursday the killers of Supreme Court Mosque khatib and 'Channel i' ...

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Cadet found dead at BMA 

By UNB, DHAKA

A cadet was found at Bangladesh Military Academy (BMA) in Sitakunda upazila of Chittagong on Thursday.M Imtiaz Mahmud who was ...

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Teachers' regn exam on Dec 12,13 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 11th teachers' registration examinations under Non-government Teachers' Registration and Certification Authority (NTRCA) will be held on December 12 and ...

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Prosecution's absence unfortunate, undesirable: ICT 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 was taken by surprise at the absence of the members of the prosecution during the scheduled ...

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PM to hand over Unesco int'l literacy award Sept 8 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will hand over Unesco's 2014 International Literacy Prizes to the awardees this year in Dhaka on ...

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Ansar clinch National men's intermediate & women's boxing title 

By UNB, DHAKA

Services team Bangladesh Ansar won the Walton Refrigerator 13th National Men's Intermediate and the First Women's Boxing Championship that concluded ...

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Bangladesh Junior Open Golf begins tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

The first ever Bangladesh Junior Open Golf' 2014, organised by Bangladesh Golf Federation, begins on Tuesday at the Kurmitola Golf ...

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Abdur Rashid Sikder elected member of Asian Hockey Federation 

By UNB, DHAKA

Vice-President of Bangladesh Hockey Federation (BHF) Abdur Rashid Sikder was unanimously elected executive committee member of Asian Hockey Federation on ...

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BNP in no crisis, says Fakhrul 

By UNB, DHAKA

Angered by media reports that their party is in its lowest ebb in its history, BNP spokesman Mirza Fakhrul Islam ...

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OIC delegation meets DU VC 

By UNB, DHAKA

A five-member delegation of Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC), led by its Director General of Administration and Finance Department ...

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Multistoried bldgs to be built in remote areas: PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday reiterated that her government will construct multistoried buildings in rural areas with urban civic ...

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Bangladesh Junior Open Golf begins 

By UNB, DHAKA

The first Bangladesh Junior Open Golf' 2014, organised by Bangladesh Golf Federation, began Tuesday at the Kurmitola Golf Course in ...

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8 more national records set up on 2nd day 

By UNB, DHAKA

Eight more new national records were established in the 34 events decided on the 2nd day of the three-day Cotton ...

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DSAs to get ground maintenance equipment today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) will distribute ground maintenance equipment among 39 district sports associations (DSAs) today (Wednesday).
BCB President Nazmul Hassan, ...

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Bangladesh to face West Indies in first Test Friday 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh will take on host West Indies in the first of their two-match Test series on Friday (September 5) at ...

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Linking Zia to Mujib murder aimed at berating his Lib War: Tarique 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP senior vice chairman Tarique Rahman has alleged that a quarter is trying to implicate Ziaur Rahman's name in Sheikh ...

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Dhaka DC quizzed another RAB man confesses guilt 

By UNB, DHAKA

The probe body, formed by the government to investigate the alleged involvement of law enforcers, including RAB officials, in the ...

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BNP blamed for abductions, killings 

By UNB, DHAKA

Awami League's publicity and publication secretary Dr Hasan Mahmud on Wednesday alleged BNP leaders and activists are responsible for the ...

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Age group swimming concludes with BKSP domination 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishtan (BKSP) became the champion of the three-day Cotton Group 30th National Age Group Swimming Championship held ...

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BCB boss hands over ground maintenance equipment to 39 DSAs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hassan, MP on Wednesday handed over the ground maintenance equipment and cricket gears to ...

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ACC sees no ‘corruption conspiracy’ 

By UNB, DHAKA

All the accused in the much-talked-about Padma Bridge graft case were cleared from the charge as the Anti Corruption Commission's ...

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DU 'Ga' unit admission test today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The admission test under 'Ga' unit (Business faculty) for the first year honours courses in Dhaka University (DU) for the ...

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CNG stations to operate for 24 hrs from Oct 1-11 

By UNB, DHAKA

The CNG refueling stations across the country will remain open for 24 hours from October 1 to 11 to facilitate ...

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ICT-1 warns HRW of contempt 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Thursday warned HRW, a New York-based global rights body, with a note to be more ...

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DSE index ends week with gain, CSE negative  

By UNB, DHAKA

Key share price index in the country's premier bourse, Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), gained marginally while that of Chittagong Stock ...

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Abe hopes BD parties to find out a solution, says BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Visiting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at a meeting with BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Saturday hoped that the major ...

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Tributes paid to martyrs, Bangabandhu 

By UNB, DHAKA

Visiting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday paid rich tributes to the Liberation War martyrs of Bangladesh placing wreaths ...

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War crimes trial of fugitive Engr Jabbar begins 

By UNB, DHAKA

The trial of fugitive war crimes accused Engineer Abdul Jabbar, a former Jatiya Party MP from Pirojpur, began Sunday in ...

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Bangabandhu wanted to be Pak PM: Hannan 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP standing committee member ASM Hannan Shah on Sunday claimed that Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman had wanted to be Pakistan's ...

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Signal No 3 at seaports 

By UNB, DHAKA

The maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal No ...

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First Division T20 Cricket begins tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Metropolis First Division T20 Cricket, to be organised by Cricket Committee of Dhaka Metropolis (CCDM), will begin in the ...

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Bhutan Amateur Golf Bangladesh emerge team, individual champions 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh emerged champions in the individual and team event of the Bhutan Amateur Gold Championship that concluded on Sunday at ...

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Mesbah, Shirin fastest man, woman 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Navy athletes Mesbah Ahmed and Shirin Akhter respectively emerged the fastest man and woman of the Walton Smart TV ...

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Dr Kamal also was an unelected MP of '72 JS 

By UNB, DHAKA

Taking a swipe at prominent jurist Dr Kamal Hossain, Awami League's publicity and publication secretary Dr Hasan Mahmud on Monday ...

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Senior lawyers meet today to discuss 16th amendment bill 

By UNB, DHAKA

Senior lawyers will hold a discussion meeting at the Supreme Court Bar Council building on Tuesday on the government's move ...

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Bangladesh U-23 to play practice 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-23 football team will play a practice match against Vietnam Under-23 football team at Munhak Football Field Auxiliary Pitch, ...

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Mild tremor jolts country 

By UNB, DHAKA

A mild tremor jolted different parts of the country, including Dhaka and Chittagong, on Tuesday afternoon.
Met Office sources said, ...

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Abu Zafar new envoy to Austria 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government on Wednesday appointed M Abu Zafar, now the Director General at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as Bangladesh's ...

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BD U-23 football team lose to Vietnam U-23 in practice match 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-23 Football team conceded a 2-4 defeat against Vietnam Under-23 team in a practice match at Munhak Football Field ...

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Al-Amin reported for suspect bowling action 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh fast bowler Al-Amin Hossain has been reported with a suspected illegal bowling action during the Tigers' 10-wicket loss in ...

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Work on forming time-befitting sports policy in progress: Biren Sikder 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Youth and Sports Biren Sikder on Wednesday said his ministry is working to formulate a time-befitting sports ...

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Dr Kamal, Amir joined hands with war criminals: AG 

By UNB, DHAKA

Attorney General (AG) Mahbubey Alam on Thursday accused Dr Kamal Hossain and Barrister Amir-Ul Islam of shaking hands with Quader ...

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First woman VC of BUET 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prof Khaleda Ekram of the Architecture Department of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) has been appointed as its ...

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Bangladesh A to face Zimbabwe A in 4-day match today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh A Team will take on Zimbabwe A team in the first four-day match begins today (Sunday) at Sheikh Kamal ...

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Anaf Sadman becomes winner in Citycell Captain Cup Golf 

By UNB, DHAKA

Anaf Sadman became winner in the Citycell Captain Cup Golf Tournament that concluded on Friday at the Kurmitola Golf Course ...

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Sheikh Russel KC, Ctg Abahani make 2- 2 draw 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sheikh Russel Krira Chakara Ltd and Chittagong Abahani Ltd played 2-2 draw in the opening match of the Airtel Under-18 ...

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Both matches end in draw 

By UNB, DHAKA

Both the matches of the Bengal Group Metropolis Senior Division Football League ended in draw at the Bir Shreshtha Shaheed ...

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Moudud says Mahbub Ullah first declared independence  

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP standing committee member Moudud Ahmed on Saturday claimed that former Dhaka University teacher Dr Mahbub Ullah was the first ...

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Fake certificate holders to be dealt with 

By UNB, DHAKA

Amid reports of obtaining freedom fighters' certificates through forgery by many, including officials, the government has decided to prepare a ...

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Abe grateful to BD for withdrawal of candidature 

By UNB, DHAKA

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has expressed deep gratitude to Bangladesh at the withdrawal of its candidature for a non-permanent ...

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Bangladesh finish 3rd in Sk Russel 2nd South Asian Roll Ball 

By UNB, DHAKA

Host Bangladesh finished 3rd in both the men's and the women's groups of the Sheikh Russel 2nd South Asian Roll ...

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Indian MEA has no info of Jamaat funding 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Indian Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has said it has not received any report that was mentioned in a ...

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Charge hearing against Hachen begins Sept 22 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Monday set September 22 for hearing on charge framing in the war crimes case filed ...

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Bangladesh suffer 2nd defeat, loses to Malaysia 1-5 goals 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh suffered their second consecutive defeat in a Pool A match of the 17th Asian Games Hockey losing to Malaysia ...

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Beach Volleyball Qatar beat Bangladesh 2-0 sets 

By UNB, DHAKA

Qatar beat Bangladesh by 2-0 sets (21-10, 21-12) in men's preliminary of Pool B in Beach Volleyball of the 17th ...

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Adithya Karunaratne of SL emerges girls' singles champion 

By UNB, DHAKA

Top seed Adithya Karunaratne of Sri Lanka emerged girls singles champion in the Bengal Group Asian U-14 Series Tennis beating ...

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Bangladesh meet Hong Kong today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-23 football team will take on upper-ranked Hong Kong on Monday in their last group match at the Hwaseong ...

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GM Rakib shares points with GM Niaz Murshed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Defending champion GM Abdullah Al Rakib of Bangladesh Navy drew with country's first GM Niaz Murshed of Dhaka Mohammedan SC ...

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BD A to meet Zimbabwe A from today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The second and last four-day match of the two-match unofficial Test series between Bangladesh A and visiting Zimbabwe A will ...

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Jamaat might go underground if banned: Muhith 

By UNB, DHAKA

Shrugging off the allegation of government-Jamaat entente, Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Sunday feared that the Islamist might go underground ...

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Delhi for solving water issue on priority basis 

By UNB, DHAKA

Describing water as a sensitive subject, India has said it needs to be addressed in a manner that is fair, ...

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17th Asiad Football Bangladesh eliminated, beaten 2-1 by Hong Kong 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh's long cherished dream to reach the 2nd round of the 17th Asian Games Football was shattered after they were ...

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President assents to 16th Constt Amendment Bill 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid on Monday assented to the much-talked-about 'Constitution (16th Amendment) Bill, 2014 empowering parliament to remove judges, and ...

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Pro-BNP lawyers boycott court 

By UNB, DHAKA

Pro-BNP lawyers on Monday boycotted the court proceedings across the country demanding that the 16th amendment to the constitution be ...

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Barisal STT judge forced retired 

By UNB, DHAKA

AKM Ishtiaq Hussain, Judge at the Speedy Trial Tribunal, Barisal, was sent on forced retirement on charges of misconduct and ...

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Sk Russel KC to play Rimyongsu Club today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh champions Sheikh Russel KC will play strong Rimyongsu Club of North Korea in their do-or-die last Group B match ...

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Zimbabwe A trailing by 167 runs against Bangladesh A 

By UNB, DHAKA

Zimbabwe A team were trailing by 167 runs with four wickets in hand against Bangladesh A in the first innings ...

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Sk Russel KC beaten 4-0 by Rimyongsu Club 

By UNB, DHAKA

The hope of a first-ever berth of Bangladesh's treble-winner Sheikh Russel KC in the AFC President's Cup was shattered as ...

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ATN News win over New Nation 

By UNB, DHAKA

ATN News earned a comfortable 6-0 goals victory over The New Nation in the Kool-BSJA Media Cup Six-a-Side Football Tournament ...

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Ziaur replaces Muktar in BD men's squad 

By UNB, DHAKA

All rounder Muktar Ali has been replaced by Ziaur Rahman as he was ruled out from Bangladesh men's squad for ...

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Bangladesh A take 234-run lead against Zimbabwe A on 3rd day 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh A team took 234 runs lead against Zimbabwe A team on the third day of their 2nd four-day unofficial ...

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Businessmen in PM's entourage to USA bear own expenses: FBCCI 

By UNB, DHAKA

In the wake of BNP's allegation, Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) in a statement on Wednesday ...

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New political alliance NDF launched 

By UNB, DHAKA

A new political platform, styled 'Nationalist Democratic Front' (NDF), with 10 small parties, including five breakaway factions of BNP-led 20-party ...

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Sheikh Russel KC outplay Team BJMC 3-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sheikh Russel KC earned a comfortable 3-0 goals victory over Team BJMC in the Airtel Under-18 Football Tournament at the ...

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Media Football moves to quarterfinal stage 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Kool-BSJA Media Cup Six-a-Side Football Tournament advanced to the quarterfinal stage on the 3rd day at the BFF Artificial ...

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Federation Cup Table Tennis begins 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Shamsuzzaman Limited Federation Cup Table Tennis, organised by Bangladesh Table Tennis Federation (BTTF), began at the Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed ...

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Beware of bans 

By UNB, DHAKA

The United States has urged the Bangladesh government to consult with Bangladeshi companies and make them aware about US sanctions ...

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Khaleda goes to Jamalpur today 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia goes to Tangail on Friday as she embarks on a tour of Jamalpur to address a ...

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PM condoles death of Ayesha Foyez 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday expressed profound shock at the death of Ayesha Foyez, mother of eminent author, dramatist, ...

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Mahbub clinches men's singles title 

By UNB, DHAKA

Mahbub of Palolic Group clinched the men's singles title of the Shamsuzzaman Limited Federation Cup Table Tennis Tournament beating his ...

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Bangladesh suffer 0-7 goals defeat against South Korea 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh National Hockey team suffered 0-7 goals defeat against former champions and host South Korea in the last Pool 'A' ...

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Motijheel T&T Club beat Dhaka Wanderers 1-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Motijheel T&T Club earned 1-0 goal victory over old horse Dhaka Wanderers Club in the Bengal Group Metropolis Senior Division ...

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Indira Road KC, Rapid Foundation win in Metropolis Cricket 

By UNB, DHAKA

Indira Road Krira Chakra and Rapid Foundation registered wins in the Dhaka Metropolis First Division T20 Cricket Tournament beating their ...

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GPA holders fail to shine 

By UNB, DHAKA

Over 90 percent applicants, looking for admission to Dhaka University this year with excellent results both in SSC and HSC ...

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GM Ziaur Rahman maintains solo lead 

By UNB, DHAKA

Grandmaster Ziaur Rahman of Dhaka Mohammedan SC maintaining sole lead in the Berger Paints National A Chess securing seven points ...

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Dist Football League '14 to begin Oct-Dec 

By UNB, DHAKA

The District Football League-2014, to be known as Sheikh Kamal Nitol-Tata District Football League from this year, will begin during ...

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Brothers move to final beating Sk Russel 4-3 

By UNB, DHAKA

Brothers Union Ltd reached the final of the Airtel Under-18 Football Tournament eliminating Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra by 4-3 in ...

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Fresh polls, dialogue BD's internal issue: Mozena 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador in Dhaka Dan W Mozena on Sunday described the BNP's demand for fresh polls and political dialogue as ...

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MSC reach final  

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan SC reached the final of the Airtel Under-18 Football Tournament eliminating Team BJMC by 2-1 goals in the ...

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Hefajat demands Latif Siddique's removal from Cabinet 

By UNB, DHAKA

Hefajat-e-Islam Bangladesh on Monday demanded the removal of Posts and Telecommunications Minister Abdul Latif Siddique from the cabinet within 24 ...

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Mashrafe named ODI captain 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Tuesday named pacer Mashrafe Bin Mortaza as skipper of ODI side of Bangladesh National Cricket ...

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President in KSA to perform hajj 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid on Wednesday morning arrived in Saudi Arabia to perform the holy hajj. "A regular flight of Biman ...

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Seminar on enhancing productivity in city today 

By UNB, DHAKA

A seminar, titled 'Increase Productivity for Sustainable Development', will be held in the city on Thursday marking the National Productivity ...

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Bangladesh men lose to Thailand 36-37 points 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh men's kabaddi team completed their 17th Asian Games engagements on frustrating note losing to lowly Thailand by 36-37 points ...

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47-member team to represent Bangladesh in 4th Asian Beach Games 

By UNB, DHAKA

A 47-member Bangladesh contingent is likely to participate in the 4th Asian Beach Games to be held in the Thai ...

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BCB to send team over 150-year celebration of Kolkata Eden Gardens 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) accepted an invitation from Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) for participation of a team from Bangladesh ...

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Friends SW beat Swadhinata KC 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Friends Social Welfare Organisation beat Swadhinata Krira Chakra by 2-0 goals in a match of the Bengal Group Senior Division ...

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Mohammedan win title beating Brothers 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Mohammedan SC clinched the Airtel Under-18 Football title beating Brothers Union by 2-0 goals in the final at Bangabandhu National ...

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Friends SWO beat Swadhinata KC 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Friends Social Welfare Organization beat Swadhinata Krira Chakra by 2-0 goals in the Bengal Group Metropolis Senior Division Football League ...

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Govt plans to lower age limit of marriage 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government has planned to lower the age limit for the marriage of girls and boys since it is under ...

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FBCCI greets Speaker  

By UNB, DHAKA

The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) on Saturday greeted Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury for being ...

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BD man gets life term in India for 'murder' 

By UNB, DHAKA

A Bangladeshi man, Badshah, was sentenced to life term in jail for reportedly killing an east Delhi resident during a ...

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Democratic process can't be imposed from outside: Shahriar 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam, now in Bali, has said Bangladesh government strongly believes that democracy and ...

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Hakaluki Haor largest pet coal storehouse 

By UNB, DHAKA

Hakaluki Haor, one of Asia's biggest marsh wetland resources, is also the country's largest pet coal storehouse with around 112 ...

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Kader Siddiqui seeks apology for his brother 

By UNB, DHAKA

President of Krishak Sramik Janata League (KSJL) Kader Siddique on Saturday said his elder brother minister Latif Siddique should apologise ...

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Work of Expressway from Oct end 

By UNB, DHAKA

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said the construction work for the 26-km Dhaka Elevated Expressway-from Hazrat ...

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Indira Road KC emerge champions 

By UNB, DHAKA

Indira Road Krira Chakra clinched the Dhaka Metropolis First Division T20 Cricket title beating Rapid Foundation by 19 runs in ...

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2 more cases filed  

By UNB, DHAKA

Two more cases have been filed in Laxmipur and Narayanganj against Abdul Latif Siddique, who was just dropped from the ...

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Left out voters may be enrolled 

By UNB, DHAKA

The eligible voters in the city who failed to fill voter registration forms in September last, there is still a ...

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PM's representative visits ailing Nirmalendu Goon  

By UNB, DHAKA

PM's Special Assistant Mahbubul Hoque Shakil, on behalf of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, paid a visit to city's LabAid Hospital ...

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Bangladesh off to dream start 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Women's Football team got off to a dream start in Group B of the AFC U-16 Women's Championship'2015 Qualifiers ...

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Iran crush UAE 9-0 in opener 

By UNB, DHAKA

Riding on two brilliant hattricks by Fatemeh Ghasemi and Fatemeh Geraeli, Iran crushed UAE by 9-0 goals in Group B ...

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APJ Kalam arriving tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

Former Indian President and acclaimed scientist Dr APJ Abdul Kalam arrives here on Friday evening to take part in Metropolitan ...

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Prove me wrong, Tarique to AL 

By UNB, DHAKA

Claiming that none of his recent remarks on the historical figures in the Liberation War of 1971 was speculative or ...

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Another RAB man remanded 

By UNB, DHAKA

A court in Narayanganj on Sunday placed another member of Rapid Action Battalion-11 - Asaduzzaman Nur - on a seven-day ...

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UK Embassy to remain closed on Dec 24, 25 

By UNB, DHAKA


The British High Commission in Dhaka and its office in Sylhet will remain closed on Wednesday and Thursday for Christmas ...

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Palolic Group beat Arunima TT Club 3-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Palolic Group beat Arunima TT Club by straight 3-0 sets in a super league match of the Agrani Bank Dhaka ...

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Kishore Football beat Zilla Handball Academy 5-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Kishore Football Team beat Zilla Handball Academy by 5-0 goals in the Sheikh Kamal Nitol-Tata Chapainawabganj DFA League on Monday.
In ...

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GM Razib becomes unbeaten champion 

By UNB, DHAKA

Grandmaster Enamul Hossain Razib of Bangladesh Navy emerged unbeaten champion in the Walton Home Appliances Victory Day International Rapid Chess ...

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Sweet mango turns sour for police super 

By UNB, DHAKA

Mango is one of the delicious fruits having a unique flavour, fragrance and taste, but for a police officer it ...

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Abahani meet Mohammedan in super league opener today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The six-team title-deciding super league matches of the Walton Refrigerator Dhaka Premier Division Cricket will begin Wednesday with two arch-rivals-league ...

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Miladunnabi on Jan 4 

By UNB, DHAKA

Eid-e-Miladunnabi, the day of birth and demise of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (SM), will be observed in the country on January ...

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'Mamata may visit Dhaka in February 

By UNB, DHAKA

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Benerjee is likely to visit Bangladesh in February next year.
President Abdul Hamid invited Mamata to ...

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3 to die for murder in Old Dhaka 

By UNB, DHAKA

A court here on Tuesday condemned three people to death for killing an electrician in Old Dhaka in 2010.
The condemned ...

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Child litterateur Ekhlasuddin passes away 

By UNB, DHAKA

Ekushey Padak winning child litterateur Ekhlasuddin Ahmed died at a city hospital early Wednesday.
He was 74.
Ekhlasuddin Ahmed, who had been ...

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Abahani beat Mohammedan by 3 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

League leaders Abahani Ltd made a winning start beating their arch-rivals Mohammedan SC by 3 wickets in a six-team super ...

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Injured Tamim to leave for Melbourne tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh opening batsman Tamim Iqbal, who suffered knee injury, will leave for Melbourne, Australia on Friday to be treated under ...

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Shakib joins Melbourne Renegades to play in Big Bash League 

By UNB, DHAKA

All rounder Shakib Al Hasan has been signed by Melbourne Renegades for the second half of the Big Bash League ...

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X-mas today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Christian community of the country, as elsewhere across the world, will celebrate Christmas today, commemorating the birth of Jesus ...

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Zia Trust cases Hearing deferred to Jan 7 

By UNB, DHAKA

A court here on Wednesday deferred hearing to January 7 on the Zia Charitable Trust and Zia Orphanage Trust graft ...

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Gazipur rally at any cost: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

In the wake of ruling party's student body Bangladesh Chhatra League's threat to resist 20-party's rally in Gazipur, BNP on ...

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Mahfuzur new BD envoy to Poland 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government on Thursday appointed Muhammad Mahfuzur Rahman, currently serving as Director General in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as ...

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Rallies across country if obstructed in Gazipur: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP senior leader Gayeshwar Chandra Roy on Thursday warned that they will hold rallies across the country on Saturday if ...

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'Deaths from non-communicable diseases increase in Bangladesh' 

By UNB, DHAKA

Despite achieving marked progress in life expectancy by reducing peoples' dying from diarrhoeal diseases, deaths from non-communicable diseases like heart ...

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Busan I`Park FC beat Sheikh Jamal DC 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

In a magic of first five minutes, four-time K-League champions Busan I'Park FC of South Korea beat Bangladesh champions Sheikh ...

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Legends of Rupganj, Prime Doleshwar, Kalabagan post win 

By UNB, DHAKA

Defending champions Legends of Rupganj, Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club and Kalabagan Cricket Academy posted win in their respective 2nd round ...

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GM Zia finishes 37th in Al Ain Classical Chess 

By UNB, DHAKA

Grandmaster Ziaur Rahman of Dhaka Mohammedan Sporting Club Limited finished 37th in the Al Ain Classical Chess Tournament concluded in ...

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BNP slams Asad`s `unguarded` remarks over Jihad tragedy 

By UNB, DHAKA

Deploring the recovery of four-year-old boy Jihad's body from a deep pipe in the city after long 23 hours at ...

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Both matches of Young Tigers U-18 cricket ends in draw 

By UNB, DHAKA

Both the matches of the Young Tigers Under-18 National Cricket Competition ended in draw on the 3rd and last day ...

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Shakib likely to leave for Australia Jan 4 to play in Big Bash 

By UNB, DHAKA

World famous Bangladeshi all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan os likely to leave here for Australia on January 4 to play for ...

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Khurshid Anwar made Tennis Federation GS 

By UNB, DHAKA


Joint Secretary of the Youth and Sports Ministry Meer Khurshid Anwar has been made general secretary of the adhoc committee ...

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BD envoy to Vietnam presents credentials 

By UNB, DHAKA

Vietnam President Truong Tan Sang on Monday hoped that the friendly relationship between Bangladesh and Vietnam would be strengthened further ...

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3rd round of Premier Cricket Super League today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 3rd round of the six-team super league matches of the Walton Refrigerator Dhaka Metropolis Premier Division Cricket will be ...

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National Men’s Handball reach quarterfinal stage 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Exim Bank 24th National Men's Handball Championship advanced to the quarterfinal stage at the Shaheed (Captain) M Mansur Ali ...

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Slow investigation into Sakhawat's war crimes case irks ICT 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Wednesday voiced its dissatisfaction over the 'sluggish' investigation into the war crimes case facing by ...

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Barisal Div trails by 136 runs against Khulna Div on day-2 

By UNB, DHAKA

Saiful Islam's 7-wicket haul restricted Barisal Division to 93/10 in the first innings against Khulna Division and they trailed by ...

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Marcel Victory Day Karate begins 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Marcel Victory Day Karate Tournament, organised by Bangladesh Karate Federation, began at the Shaheed Suhrawardy National Indoor Stadium in ...

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Inclusive polls a must: Khaleda 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Wednesday placed a seven-point demand, including the arrangement of a fresh inclusive national election under ...

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ICT seeks full address of 50 signatories 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Crimes Tribunal-2 on Wednesday asked the Prothom Alo to furnish by January 14 next
the names and full ...

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FSIBL distributes blankets 

By UNB, DHAKA

First Security Islami Bank Limited (FSIBL) distributed blankets among the cold-hit people of Natore recently.  As part of Corporate Social ...

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Khulna, Sylhet post wins 

By UNB, DHAKA

Khulna and Sylhet divisions won their respective three-day matches of the Young Tigers Under-18 National Cricket Competition at two different ...

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Siddiqur clinches Gemcon Players Championship 

By UNB, DHAKA

Country's celebrated professional golfer Siddikur Rahman clinched the title of the Gemcon Players Golf Championship scoring 270 with 18 under ...

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India offers scholarships for BD nationals 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR) has offered scholarships to meritorious Bangladeshi nationals under three scholarship schemes for the ...

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Law enforcement can reduce road crashes by 50 pc: Experts 

By UNB, DHAKA

There should be increased focus on proper enforcement of the existing traffic rules in the country as it can help ...

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No dialogue, no midterm polls, says Tofail 

By UNB, DHAKA

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Saturday ruled out the possibility of any midterm election and dialogue with BNP saying Bangladesh ...

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Talks needed to resolve pol crisis 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP leader Barrister Moudud Ahmed has said the government should hold talks on Khaleda Zia's seven-point proposal to resolve the ...

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BCB announces 15-man final squad for World Cup 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Sunday announced a 15-member final squad for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 that will ...

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Prime Bank CC new champions in Premier Division Cricket League 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Bank Cricket Club emerged as the new champions in the prestigious Dhaka Metropolis Premier Division Cricket League beating Dhaka ...

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Bangladesh Army emerge champions 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Army emerged champions in the 23rd National Karate Championship that concluded at the Shaheed Suhrawardy National Indoor Stadium in ...

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Mabia Akhter wins bronze medal in Asian Youth & Junior Weightlifting 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi promising lifter Mabia Akhter Simanta clinched the bronze medal in the 63-kg weight category of the Asian Youth & ...

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Summit Golf Siddikur in joint 4th on first day 

By UNB, DHAKA

Country's celebrated professional golfer Siddikur Rahman was in the joint 4th position in the 5th Summit Open Golf on the ...

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Bangladesh Squad for World Hockey announced Krishna new captain 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Hockey Federation on Monday announced a 23-member final squad of Bangladesh National Hockey Team for the 2nd round matches ...

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Materbari mega power project set to go into fast track list 

By UNB, DHAKA

The third meeting of the Fast Track Project Monitoring Committee will be held today which is likely to include the ...

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Dhaka Metro lead by 408 runs against Dhaka Division South 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rakib and Rabby's unbeaten centuries helped Dhaka Metro to take a massive 408-run lead against Dhaka Division South after the ...

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South Africa arrive Jun 30 to play 2 T20s, 3 ODIs, 2 Tests 

By UNB, DHAKA

The South Africa Cricket Team will arrive here on June 30 to play two T20, three ODI and two Test ...

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Shela River reopens to water traffic 

By UNB, DHAKA

Barely after one month's of the Sundarbans' oil-spill disaster, the government has decided to temporally reopen the Shela River route ...

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Kh Mahbub among 250 lawyers sued  

By UNB, DHAKA

Some 250 pro-20-party lawyers, including Bar Council vice chairman and BNP chairperson's adviser Khandker Mahbub Hossain, have been sued on ...

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Siddikur Rahman clinches Summit Open Golf title 

By UNB, DHAKA

Country's celebrated golfer Siddikur Rahman clinched the 5th Summit Open Golf title scoring total (70+65+71) 206 with 10 under par ...

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Shakib's Melbourne Renegades beat Hobart Hurricanes 

By UNB, DHAKA

World-famed Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan's Melbourne Renegades beat Hobart Hurricanes by 37 runs in the Big Bash League T20 ...

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First target 2nd round: Hathurusinghe 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh cricket team head coach Chandika Hathurusinghe's primary target is to reach the second round of the ICC Cricket World ...

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Kh Mahbub, 9 others get pre-arrest bail 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Wednesday granted anticipatory bail for four weeks to 10 lawyers, including Bar Council vice chairman and ...

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UGC urged to play key role for quality edn 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid on Thursday urged the University Grants Commission (UGC) to play its due role in ensuring the quality ...

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BNP urged to withdraw blockade for Ijtema 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Islamic Foundation Bangladesh on Thursday urged the BNP-led 20-party alliance to withdraw their nonstop blockade so that Muslim devotees ...

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Udayachal, Mariner Young's post wins 

By UNB, DHAKA

Udayachal Club and Dhaka Mariner Young's Club registered wins in their respective Group-A matches of the Dhaka Metropolis 2nd Division ...

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UK for talks to break cycle of electoral violence 

By UNB, DHAKA

British High Commissioner in Dhaka Robert Gibson on Thursday called for dialogue among all stakeholders to break the five-year cycle ...

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Sedition case against Tarique, ETV chairman 

By UNB, DHAKA

A sedition case was filed against BNP senior vice chairman Tarique Rahman, now living in London, and detained ETV chairman ...

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B Chy again barred from meeting Khaleda 

By UNB, DHAKA

President of Bikalpa Dhara Bangladesh (BDB) Prof AQM Badrudozza Chowdhury again failed to meet BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia at her ...

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BJP President phones Khaleda 

By UNB, DHAKA

President of Indian Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Amit Shah phoned BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Wednesday night and enquired about ...

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Ansar champions in men’s group 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Ansar & VDP team emerged champions in the men's group of the daylong Victory Day Gymnastics Competition held at ...

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President, PM greet Lankan President 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina have congratulated Maithripala Sirisena on his election as Sri Lankan President.
In separate ...

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PM mourns deaths of 2 policewomen in road mishap  

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday expressed deep shock at the death of two female police constables in a road ...

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SC finally disposes of impugned WoP 

By UNB, DHAKA

The long-pending dispute over the impugned state-level hierarchy-Warrant of Precedence (WoP) -- was disposed of on Sunday by the Supreme ...

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Sheikh Moni Academy crush Sunrise SC 6-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sheikh Moni Academy earned a comfortable 6-0 goals victory over Sunrise Sporting Club in the Sheikh Kamal Nitol-Tata Gopalganj DFA ...

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Rupali Bank beat Young Pegasus by 4 wickets 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rupali Bank Krira Parisad beat Young Pegasus A team by four wickets in the Dhaka Metropolis 2nd Division Cricket League ...

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GM Ziaur Rahman earns 3.5 points after 5th round 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi GM Ziaur Rahman earned 3.5 points after making a draw with Vignesh of India in the 5th round match ...

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Govt firm to save life & property  

By UNB, DHAKA

Alleging that Khaleda Zia has become a leader of militants and terrorists instead of a political party, Prime Minister Sheikh ...

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Ideology less student politics shocks President 

By UNB, DHAKA

Observing that student politics in the country has made a retreat from its ideology ground, President Abdul Hamid on Tuesday ...

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It's time to ban BNP, says HT Imam Polls may be held after 5 yrs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister's Political Affairs Adviser HT Imam on Tuesday said it is time to think about declaring BNP illegal as ...

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DU Cricket International Business Department emerge champion 

By UNB, DHAKA

International Business Department clinched the North Zone title of the Dhaka University Inter-Department Cricket Tournament beating Accounting and Information Systems ...

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BCB announces Under-19 final squad for Sri Lanka tour 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board on Wednesday announced a 14-member final squad of Bangladesh Youth (Under-19) team to tour Sri Lanka for ...

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Khulna trail by 171 runs against Chittagong 

By UNB, DHAKA

Khulna Division trailed by 171-run against Chittagong Division on the first day of the three-day Young Tigers Under-18 National Cricket ...

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EU, US, UK urge govt 

By UNB, DHAKA

The European Union (EU) and the United Kingdom (UK) on Wednesday called for genuine dialogue to strengthen democracy in Bangladesh ...

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12 vehicles torched  

By UNB, DHAKA

At least six vehicles were set on fire in different parts of the capital during the countywide indefinitetransport blockade on ...

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Mobile courts to check video piracy: Inu 

By UNB, DHAKA

Information Minister Hasanul Haque Inu on Thursday said the government will take strong measures to check video piracy.
"Mobile courts will ...

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US Embassy to remain closed Sunday 

By UNB, DHAKA

The American Embassy including its consular section will remain closed on Sunday on the occasion of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s ...

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PM shocked at Nasim's death 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday expressed deep shock at the death of Awami League leader Nasim Ahmed.
In a ...

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Young Talent Cricketers Academy emerge champions 

By UNB, DHAKA

Young Talent Cricketers Academy clinched the Maan Water Pump T20 Academy Cricket League beating Bright Cricket Academy by four wickets ...

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BNP condemns BGB DG’s order 

By UNB, DHAKA

Voicing concern over the BGB Director General's remarks that his troops will shoot in self-defence while dealing with blockaders, BNP ...

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Dialogue a must for democracy: Switzerland 

By UNB, DHAKA

Switzerland on Thursday urged all parties in Bangladesh to shun violence and exercise restraints saying there is no alternative to ...

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US Asst Secy Anne due on Jan 20 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration Anne C Richard will visit Bangladesh on January 20-23. In ...

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Banglalink signs MoU with DAE 

By UNB, DHAKA

Banglalink has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) recently in order to connect ...

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Monash College, Malaysia to establish study centre in BD 

By UNB, DHAKA

Monash College, Malaysia has expressed its interest to establish a study center in Bangladesh.  The interest was conveyed when a ...

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Hunt down petrol bomb throwers  

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday directed the police administration to hunt down the petrol bomb makers and throwers, and ...

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CPB fears 1/11 like situation 

By UNB, DHAKA

Voicing concern over the exiting political deadlock, president of Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB) Mujahidul Islam Selim on Sunday said ...

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Govt clinging power thru' unconstitutional means: Dr Kamal 

By UNB, DHAKA

Noted jurist and Gonoforum President Dr Kamal Hossain on Monday accused the government of clinging to state power through unconstitutional ...

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US Asstt Secy due today 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration Anne C Richard begins her four-day visit to Bangladesh today.During ...

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President stresses reducing judicial backlog  

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid on Tuesday underscored the need for reducing the judicial backlog so that people can get quick justice.
The ...

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Those to assist in capturing bomb chargers to get reward: Asad 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Home Affairs Asaduzzaman Khan on Tuesday said the government will give rewards for assisting law enforcers in ...

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Confce of PSCs, CSCs heads begins today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 4th international conference of the chiefs of Public Service Commissions (PSCs) and Civil Service Commissions (CSCs) of the Saarc ...

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President wants Navy to safeguard marine resources 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid on Wednesday said Bangladesh Navy can play a greater role in safeguarding the country's marine resources.
The President ...

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Shafique Pahari earns triple crowns 

By UNB, DHAKA

Shafique Pahari of Jamuna Television earned the triple crowns in the Walton Media Cup Badminton that concluded at the Shaheed ...

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BFF extends Jersey Design Contest deadline 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) on Tuesday extended the deadline for design entry submission for its "Jersey Design Contest" up to ...

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PM lied about Khaleda: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP on Wednesday alleged that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina spread lies about its chairperson in parliament by saying Khaleda Zia ...

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Remain alert about campaign against BD 

By UNB, DHAKA

Reaffirming that her government can handle the current situation, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday asked the officials of Foreign ...

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EU delegates concerned at violence 

By UNB, DHAKA

The European Parliament (EP) Delegation for relations with South Asia has expressed its deep concern at the outbreak of political ...

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BD to face Ukraine today in HWL 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh National Hockey team will take on Ukraine today in the 5th/6th place deciding match of the eight-nation FIH Hockey ...

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Bangladesh level Youth ODI series 2-2 against Lanka  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-19 Cricket team leveled the five-match Youth ODI series 2-2 after beating Sri Lanka Under-19 side by 60 runs ...

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New US envoy Bernicat due today  

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador-designate to Bangladesh Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat arrives here on Sunday to take up her diplomatic assignment in the ...

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Pray for Koko, continue blockade: Khaleda 

By UNB, DHAKA

Calling upon the country's people to pray for salvation of the departed soul of her son Arafat Rahman Koko, BNP ...

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Talks on wartime diplomatic history on Thursday 

By UNB, DHAKA

Major (retd) ATM Hamidul Hossain Tariq will deliver a lecture, 'Diplomatic History of Liberation War - Account of a Freedom ...

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President returns home from KSA 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid returned home on Sunday from Riyadh where he had been after the death of Saudi King Abdullah ...

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Bangladesh eye semifinal  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh head coach Lodewijk Darius De Kruif' on Sunday said his team is eying holding second place in the group ...

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Khaleda thanks Hasina 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Saturday night thanked Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina as she went to her Gulshan office to ...

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BNP denounces case filing against Khaleda 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming 'conspiratorial and false' the case filed against BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia and its senior leaders in connection with Jatrabari ...

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Vandalism, arrest mark 20-party's 1st day of hartal 

By UNB, DHAKA

The first day of the 36-hour nationwide hartal, enforced by the BNP-led 20-party alliance protesting the arrest of its leaders ...

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Malaysia team arrives today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Malaysia will be the first foreign team to arrive the capital on Tuesday to participate in the six-nation Bangabandhu Gold ...

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Dhaka lead by 452 runs against Barisal 

By UNB, DHAKA

Opener Rony Talukdar's double century and Rakibul Hasan's ton stimulated Dhaka Division to take a massive 452-run lead against Barisal ...

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Solution on street, not on negotiation table: Inu 

By UNB, DHAKA

Describing BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia as the 'queen of anarchy and trouble', Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Tuesday said ...

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SKOP concerned over workers' safety 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sramik Karmachari Oikya Parishad (SKOP) on Wednesday expressed grave concern over the safety of workers as well as general people ...

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24-hr in city, daylong in 9 dists for today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The BNP-led 20-party alliance on Wednesday called a 24-hour hartal in the capital city alongside a daylong onein Dhaka and ...

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Khaleda's gratitude 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Wednesday expressed her deep gratitude to the people of all walks of life for offering ...

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Quality education still a far cry, says Minister 

By UNB, DHAKA

Primary and Mass Education Minister Mostafizur Rahman said the quality of education could not be improved as per the expectations ...

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PM mourns death of Hasna Hamid 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday expressed profound shock at the death of Hasna Hamid, wife of Hamidur Rahman, former ...

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Majid, Rony tons spur Dhaka Div to 360/2 against Dhaka Metro 

By UNB, DHAKA

 Two centuries by Abdul Majid and Rony Talukdar enabled table topper Dhaka Division to score 360/2 at stumps on the ...

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Bangladesh to face Sri Lanka in 2nd Youth Test today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Visiting Bangladesh Under-19 cricket team will take on host Sri Lanka Under-19 team in their second and last match of ...

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Bangladesh to play Sri Lanka today for semifinal berth 

By UNB, DHAKA

To fulfill the dream of a semifinal berth, Bangladesh national team will play Sri Lanka national side in the last ...

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Singapore hold Bahrain to goalless draw 

By UNB, DHAKA

Singapore Under-23 team forced favorite Bahrain Under-23 side to a goalless draw in a Group B match of the six-nation ...

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All-out efforts on to restore peace: PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said her government is continuing its all-out efforts to restore peace in the country ...

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Govt urged to conserve rivers, water bodies 

By UNB, DHAKA

Environmentalist groups on Monday urged the government for all-out measures to conserve all the rivers and water bodies of the ...

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New Chinese envoy presents credentials to President 

By UNB, DHAKA

New Chinese ambassador to Bangladesh Ma Mingqiang presented his credentials to President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Monday.
Welcoming the envoy, ...

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3 new envoys to BD present credentials to President 

By UNB, DHAKA

Newly appointed ambassadors of Argentina, Lao PDR and Poland to Bangladesh presented their credentials to President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban ...

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Thailand reach semifinal beating Bahrain 3-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Thailand reached the semifinal of the six-nation Bangabandhu Gold Cup International Football Tournament as the Group B champions eliminating Bahrain ...

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6 One Bank men grilled 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) on Tuesday interrogated six officials of One Bank Limited in connection with the alleged embezzlement ...

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Dhaka Div retain top slot beating Dhaka Metro by innings and 24 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Division maintained their top slot after the second round of four-day match Walton 16th National Cricket League beating Dhaka ...

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Siddikur eyes Maybank Malaysian Open title 

By UNB, DHAKA

Newly-wed Bangladeshi professional golfer Siddikur Rahman hopes wedding bliss will drive him towards a victory in the Maybank Malaysian Open, ...

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MA Bari School crush Nagar Bathan School 10-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chuadanga MA Bari School crushed Jhenidah Nagar Bathan School by 10-0 goals in the first Security Islami Bank National School ...

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Reshuffle in judiciary 

By UNB, DHAKA

In a major reshuffle in the lower judiciary, the Law Ministry on Wednesday transferred 63 judges. The Law Ministry ordered ...

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Speaker for strengthening parliamentary democracy 

By UNB, DHAKA

Executive Committee Chairperson of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Thursday called upon members of all ...

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Hachen killed 3 people: PW 

By UNB, DHAKA

A prosecution witness (PW) on Thursday blamed accused Razakar commander Syed M Hachen alias Hasan Ali, now on the run, ...

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ALCWC meeting today 

By UNB, DHAKA

A meeting of Awami League Central Working Committee (ALCWC) will be held today at Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's official residence ...

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Australia XI beat Bangladesh by 6 wkts in 2nd practice match 

By UNB, DHAKA

After conceding a five-wicket defeat in the unofficial first practice match, Bangladesh again lost to Cricket Australia XI by six ...

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Malaysian Open Siddikur shares 121st place after 1st round 

By UNB, DHAKA

Famed Bangladeshi golfer Siddikur Rahman shares the 121st place in the Maybank Malaysian Open with 10 other players after the ...

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Accept demand by Sunday or face tougher prog: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP on Thursday threatened to announce a tougher action programme on Sunday if the government does not take any step ...

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Youth burned while 'making bombs' in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

A young man suffered injuries in a fire that erupted allegedly while making bombs in the city's Uttar Badda area ...

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Current political turbulence temporary, says Mannan 

By UNB, DHAKA

Terming temporary the current political turbulence, State Minister for Finance MA Mannan has said the government believes this political problem ...

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UN to be in touch with AL, BNP to resolve crisis Pol issue separate from peacekeeping 

By UNB, DHAKA

The United Nations (UN) has said they will continue to be in touch with the leaders of the two main ...

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BNP denounces Gaibandha arson attack 

By UNB, DHAKA

Renewing its claim that the 20-party has no link with subversive acts, BNP on Saturday denounced the petrol bomb attack ...

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Motaleb new BD envoy to Lebanon 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government on Sunday appointed Abdul Motaleb Sarker, currently serving as the Director General in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ...

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'Days of BD Culture' to be held in Russia in Sept 

By UNB, DHAKA

'Days of Bangladesh Culture' will be arranged in Russia in September next aiming to highlight the traditional culture of Bangladesh.
The ...

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No dialogue until violence ends: Inu 

By UNB, DHAKA

Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Sunday said there will be no political dialogue until the violence unleashed across the ...

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BNP sends names of 'crossfire victims' to int'l HR bodies, foreign missions 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP has sent a list of those killed and made disappeared allegedly by the law enforcers in the last one ...

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6 held with phensidyl in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police arrested six alleged drug dealers along with 320 bottles of phensidyl syrup from ...

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New BD envoy to Maldives meets President 

By UNB, DHAKA

Newly appointed Bangladesh Ambassador to the Maldives Rear Admiral Kazi Sarwar Hossain made a courtesy call on President Abdul Hamid ...

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BFF extends tenure of coach de Kruif 

By UNB, DHAKA

The tenure of Bangladesh National Football team's head coach Lodewijk de Kruif has been extended till the AFC Under-23 Championship ...

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Sk Russel to play FC Khayr Vahday of Tajikistan today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Former Bangladesh champions Sheikh Russel KC Ltd will play Tajikistan runners-up FC Khayr Vahday in an AFC Cup match today ...

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Farzana, Salma joint champions in DU Ruqayyah Hall Sports 

By UNB, DHAKA

Farzana Arefin and Salma Akhter emerged joint champions in the Annual Sports Competition of Ruqayyah Hall of Dhaka University held ...

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CJKS Chess Rakib, Shakil, Tair share lead 

By UNB, DHAKA

Abdullah Al-Rakib, Abu Sufian Shakil and Vahidov Tair shared the top slot after the fifth round of the CJKS-Prime Distributions ...

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Nagorik Samaj sent letter to Khaleda 

By UNB, DHAKA

Nagorik Samaj, a platform of a group of leading eminent citizens of the country, sent a letter to BNP chairperson ...

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BD's performance in healthcare success lauded 

By UNB, DHAKA

Director General of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Dr Margaret Chan has praised Bangladesh for its outstanding performance on evolving ...

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Dhaka Div 616/5 (dec), Ctg Div trail by 216 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

After Rony Talukder's double ton of 201 runs on the second day, Shuvagata Hom hit a century of 119 runs ...

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PM for more dormitories for working women 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday laid emphasis on construction of more hostels for working women across the country, including ...

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Dhaka Div retain top slot in NCL beating Ctg Div by innings & 174 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Division maintained the top slot after the third round of the four-day Walton 16th National Cricket League beating Chittagong ...

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Siddikur hopes to get back on winning track 

By UNB, DHAKA

Celebrated Bangladeshi golfer Siddikur Rahman, now fully free from injury, has said he hopes to get back on the winning ...

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No dialogue but trial, warns PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Reiterating that there will be no dialogue with 'terrorists and militants' like BNP-Jamaat alliance, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday ...

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Violence must be stopped: Canada 

By UNB, DHAKA

Canadian High Commissioner in Dhaka Benoît- Pierre Laramee on Wednesday said the ongoing political violence is 'inflicting a terrible cost' ...

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US Embassy to remain closed on Sunday 

By UNB, DHAKA

The American Embassy, including its consular section, will remain closed on Sunday to celebrate President's Day, an American holiday.
The American ...

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Foreign Secy visits BD Consulate General in NY 

By UNB, DHAKA

Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque has visited the Consulate General of Bangladesh in New York and urged the officials there ...

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BD HC to UK presents credentials to Queen  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh High Commissioner to the United Kingdom M Abdul Hannan presented his credentials to the Queen Elizabeth II at the ...

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Food supply to Khaleda's office not resumed yet 

By UNB, DHAKA

Leaders, staff and security personnel staying inside BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia's Gulshan office have been taking dry food since last ...

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Pakistani held with 1cr Indian rupees at HSIA 

By UNB, DHAKA

Customs officials at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport detained a Pakistani national along with 1 crore Indian rupees on Thursday evening. ...

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Corporate bodies' role in women leadership sought 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chairperson of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Executive Committee Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Saturday said the corporate bodies need ...

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NCL 4th round begins tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

The fourth round matches of the four-day Walton 16th National Cricket League will begin at 9:30 am on Monday (Feb ...

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Jhalokathi beat Patuakhali 5-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Jhalokathi Government High School notched 5-0 victory over Patuakhali Jubilee School in a match of the First Security Islami Bank ...

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Sheikh Moni Memorial Int'l Rating Chess begins today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Shaheed Sheikh Moni Memorail International Rating Chess Tournament kicks off at 2:00 pm Sunday at the lounge of National Sports ...

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NDI urges BD to resolve pol crises 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Ambassador to the United States Mohammad Ziauddin met Kenneth Wollack, President of the National Democratic Institute (NDI), a world ...

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Tapash SC of Munshiganj emerges dist champion 

By UNB, DHAKA

Tapash Smirity Club emerged champion of the Sheikh Kamal Nitol Tata Munshiganj DFA League beating Dakkhin Court Gaon Tarun Sangha ...

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Khaleda not taking heavy food showing sympathy to unfed others 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP senior vice chairman Selima Rahman on Sunday claimed that their party chairperson Khaleda Zia has been ignoring heavy food ...

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Violence must end with peaceful pol space: Canada 

By UNB, DHAKA

Canadian High Commission in Dhaka Benoît-Pierre Laramée on Sunday said there must be an end to the ongoing violence as ...

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EP team due today to examine HR situation 

By UNB, DHAKA

Amid the countrywide blockade and hartal, a delegation of European Parliament's Subcommittee on Human Rights arrives in Dhaka today evening ...

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US to help BD protect democracy 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat on Sunday said her country is committed to helping Bangladesh protect and continue its ...

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4th round of NCL begins with 4 tons on 1st day 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 4th round matches of the four-day Walton 16th National Cricket League (NCL) began on Monday at separate venues in ...

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Dhaka Zone Qualifiers begins today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Dhaka Zone qualifiers of the First Security Islami Bank National School Hockey Tournament begins today (Tuesday) at the Maulana ...

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Mohammedans beat Rahmatganj 2-1 in opener 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan Sporting Club Ltd made a good start in the 27th Federation Cup Football Tournament, the season's curtain raiser ...

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Sk Jamal make flying start beating Soccer Club 4-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Holders Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club made a flying start in the Federation Cup Football Tournament outplaying outsider Feni Soccer Club ...

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Movement can't be suppressed with court orders: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Claiming that Awami League has demonstrated its political bankruptcy by using the court as its last resort to foil their ...

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Mamata due on Thursday  

By UNB, DHAKA

Pashcimbanga Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee arrives here on Thursday on a there-day visit which is expected to deepen the bond ...

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BNP urged to shun violence 

By UNB, DHAKA

Health Minister Mohammad Nasim said none will hinder BNP, if the party shuns violence, begs pardon to the nation, and ...

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Tushar Imran hits double ton for Khulna Sylhet Div take 447-run lead over Dhaka Div  

By UNB, DHAKA

Sylhet Division took a huge 447-run lead over league leader Dhaka Division on the 2nd day of the 4th round ...

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Fatullah Pilot School crush Barnamala 

By UNB, DHAKA

Fatullah Pilot School crushed Barnamala Pathshala by 12-1 goals at a Dhaka venue opening day's match of the First Security ...

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Dhaka Abahani beat Farashganj SC 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Abahani Limited Ltd started their 27th Federation Cup Football campaign on a winning note beating Farashganj SC by 2-0 goals ...

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We’re ready to sit in talks, BNP tells EP delegation 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP on Tuesday told the visiting delegation of the European Parliament's Sub-committee on Human Rights that they are ready to ...

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ICT verdict on Subhan today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Keeping its verdict pending for two-and-half months, the International Crimes Tribunal-2 is set to deliver on Wednesday the judgment on ...

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Formation of accreditation council for quality higher edn stressed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Speakers at a workshop here on Wednesday stressed the need for formation of Assurance and Accreditation Council for monitoring the ...

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Feni Soccer Club upset Team BJMC 3-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Feni Soccer Club upset Team BJMC by 3-0 goals in the day's 2nd match of the Federation Cup Football Tournament ...

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Rahmatganj MFS play 1-1 draw with Brothers Union 

By UNB, DHAKA

Brothers Union Club were forced to split points with Rahmatganj MFS as their Group D encounter of the Federation Cup ...

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Fatullah Pilot School beat Nahar Academy 7-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Fatullah Pilot School crushed Nahar Academy by 7-1 goals in a Dhaka Zone match of the First Security Islami Bank ...

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Golfer Siddikur hopes to defend Hero Indian Open title 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh golfer Siddikur Rahman is determined to retain the title of Hero Indian Open which will start on Thursday at ...

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Dhaka Div play draw against Sylhet Div 

By UNB, DHAKA

Defendig champions and also league leader Dhaka Division played a draw against lowly Sylhet Division in the 4th round of ...

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Golfer Siddikur shares top slot after 1st round 

By UNB, DHAKA

Celebrated Bangladeshi golfer Siddikur Rahman made the expected start in his favorite Hero Indian Open Golf to share the top ...

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Ishtiaque of Bangladesh included in Div-1 of ITF Asian U-14 Champs 

By UNB, DHAKA

The ITF Asian Under-14 Development Championship, Division-1 Competition, organised by Lawn Tennis Association of Thailand, will be held in Bangkok ...

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DFA League Jaldhaka beat Kazir Haat 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Jaldhaka Pouroshava Ekadash defeated Kazir Haat Sporting Club 2-0 in a match of Sheikh Kamal Nitol Tata Nilphamari DFA League ...

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DFA League Jaldhaka beat Kazir Haat 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Jaldhaka Pouroshava Ekadash defeated Kazir Haat Sporting Club 2-0 in a match of Sheikh Kamal Nitol Tata Nilphamari DFA League ...

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DFA League Jaldhaka beat Kazir Haat 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Jaldhaka Pouroshava Ekadash defeated Kazir Haat Sporting Club 2-0 in a match of Sheikh Kamal Nitol Tata Nilphamari DFA League ...

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Ctg Abahani reach quarterfinal beating Farashganj 1-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chittagong Abahani Limited reached the quarterfinal of the Federation Cup Football Tournament from Group C beating all-losers Farashganj SC 1-0 ...

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MSC top group D, play 1-1 against Brothers  

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan Sporting Club Ltd topped the group-D of the Federation Cup playing 1-1 against Brothers Union at the Bangabandhu ...

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Korea donates 8 m to reduce preventable deaths 

By UNB, DHAKA

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has donated $8 million (Tk 62 crore) to Unicef Bangladesh to help reduce preventable deaths ...

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Sk Russel KC emerge group champions to reach quarterfinal 

By UNB, DHAKA


Sheikh Russell KC emerged Group B champions to reach the quarterfinal of Federation Cup Football Tournament after playing a goalless ...

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Saidpur FA beat Dakkhina KC 1-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Saidpur Football Association beat Dakkhina Krira Chakra by a solitary goal in their match of the Sheikh Kamal Nitol Tata ...

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N'ganj Police Lines beat Shaheed Nabi School 4-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Police Lines High School of Narayanganj beat Shaheed Nabi High School by 4-1 goals in a Dhaka zone match of ...

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National Cricket League 5th round kicks off today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The fifth round of the Walton 16th National Cricket League (NCL) will begin today (Monday) at 9:30 am at four ...

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Al-Amin's World Cup ends in disgrace 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh pace bowler Al-Amin Hossain will be sent back home after he was found to have breached team rules in ...

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Kerry to visit BD soon: Ministry 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Secretary of State John Kerry will soon visit Bangladesh to take forward the Dhaka-Washington ties to a newer height, ...

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Amar Ekushey observed 

By UNB, DHAKA

The nation paid glowing tributes to the martyrs of the historic Language Movement on Saturday marking 'Amar Ekushey', the Language ...

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Khaleda looking up at 'Uttarpara' 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday alleged that BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia has been carrying on her so-called movement for ...

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German firm offers technical support for waste management 

By UNB, DHAKA

A leading German-based company - FEAL Industrial Solutions on Monday offered modern technological and technical support for Bangladesh to manage ...

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Indian Navy Chief meets President 

By UNB, DHAKA

Visiting Indian Navy Chief Admiral RK Dhowan on Monday met President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban.  During the meeting, the President ...

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Amar Ekushey observed in BD missions abroad 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Missions abroad have observed the Amar Ekushey and the International Mother Language Day-2015 on February 21 with due solemnity, ...

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Indian Navy Chief meets President 

By UNB, DHAKA

Visiting Indian Navy Chief Admiral RK Dhowan on Monday met President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban.  During the meeting, the President ...

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Nahid for developing 'framework of action' by NAM countries 

By UNB, DHAKA

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Monday urged the NAM member states to develop a reliable framework of action to ...

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Barisal 417/6 in 1st innings against Ctg 

By UNB, DHAKA

In a battle of two lowly teams, Barisal Division, riding on a Mosaddek Hossain ton, scored 417 for 6 in ...

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Armanitola HS crushes Barnamala HS 17-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Armanitola High School earned a massive 17-0 goals victory over Dania Barnamala Adarsha High School in a Dhaka Zone match ...

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Kazirhat SC beat Sabuj KC 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Kazirhat Sporting Club earned a 2-0 goals victory over Sabuj Krira Chakra in the Sheikh Kamal Nitol-Tata Nilphamari DFA League ...

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BD elected AIT Board of Trustees member 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Ambassador to Thailand Saida Muna Tasneem was unanimously elected member of the Board of Trustees of Asian Institute of ...

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14-party's rally at Hazaribagh March 4 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Awami League-led 14-party alliance will hold a rally at Hazaribagh Park in the city on March 4 protesting the ...

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Violence victims deserve proper justice: EU 

By UNB, DHAKA

The European Union (EU) has said the perpetrators, whoever they are, must be identified, brought to justice and receive a ...

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Cops withdrawn from Khaleda's residence 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government on Sunday night pulled out the police personnel engaged in ensuring security around BNP chairperson' s Gulshan residence. BNP chairperson's ...

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14 BNP-Jamaat men held in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

Police arrested 14 leaders and activists of BNP and Jamaat-Shibir for 'sabotage plan' from different places of the city during ...

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Bill seeking Ansar members’ forced retirement okayed 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Cabinet on Monday approved in principle the draft of the 'Battalion Ansar (Amendment) Bill, 2015' keeping the provisions of ...

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6th round of Nat'l Cricket League begins 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 6th round of the four-day Walton 16th National Cricket League began at four separate venues in Dhaka and adjoining ...

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Muktijoddha reach final beating Mohammedan 4-3 in tie-breaker 

By UNB, DHAKA

Muktijoddha Sangsad KC moved into the final of the Federation Cup Football Tournament eliminating Mohammedan SC Ltd by 4-3 goals ...

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Dhaka Pioneer Football League begins today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Dhaka North and South City Corporation Pioneer (Under-16) Football League will be inaugurated today (Tuesday) at the Outer Stadium ...

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One killed in robber attack in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

Robbers looted valuables from a house killing a septuagenarian at TV Road in the city's Rampura area early Monday. The ...

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Mannan Howlader new BD envoy to Mauritius 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government on Tuesday appointed M Abdul Mannan Howlader, Secretary to the Government and currently on deputation to the Ministry ...

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Call to build mass movement to protect Sundarbans 

By UNB, DHAKA

National Committee for Protection of Oil-Gas and Mineral Resources, Electricity Sector and Ports (NCPOGMREP) urged people to build a mass ...

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Dhaka College signs MoU with Robi 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka College has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Robi Axiata Limited.  Dhaka College Principal Professor Tuhin Afroza Alam ...

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Today's SSC exams postponed 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government on Tuesday postponed the today's (Wednesday) SSC and its equivalent examinations due to the BNP-led alliance's extension of ...

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72-hr hartal extended till 6am Friday  

By UNB, DHAKA

The BNP-led 20-party alliance on Tuesday once again extended its ongoing 72-hour nationwide hartal by 48 hours till 6am Friday ...

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Don't unleash civil war, BNP asks govt 

By UNB, DHAKA

Accusing the government of resorting to widespread repressive acts to prevent its sure fall, BNP on Tuesday asked the ruling ...

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US Embassy cancels visa, appointments for today 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Embassy in Dhaka has cancelled all visa and consular appointments for today (March 4), said an official release on ...

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Farabi put on 10-day remand  

By UNB, DHAKA

A court here on Tuesday placed Shafiur Rahman Farabi, the prime suspect in the expatriate writer and blogger Avijit Roy ...

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Dhaka Div lead by 92 runs against Rangpur Div 

By UNB, DHAKA

Defending champions Dhaka Division lead by 92 runs against league leader Rangpur Division after the first innings on the third ...

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Sheikh Jamal play Muktijoddha in final today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Defending champions Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club will clash against defending runners-up Muktijoddha Sangsad Krira Chakra in the final of the ...

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Bangladesh beat Lebanon 3-0 in Junior Davis Cup pre-qualifiers 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh made a good start in the 14-nation pre-qualifying round of the Junior Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Zone beating Lebanon 3-0 ...

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Runner Group Bangladesh Amateur Golf begins Mar 11 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Runner Group 30th Bangladesh Amateur Golf Championship begins at the Kurmitola Golf Club here on March 11.
Amateur golfers from ...

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Khaleda’s arrest warrant remains in force 

By UNB, DHAKA

The trial court on Wednesday adjourned the proceedings till April 5 on Khaleda Zia's plea seeking to recall the arrest ...

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Rajshai beat Barisal by 4 wickets Three other four-dayer end in draw 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rajshai Division beat Barisal Dvision by four wickets on the fourth and last day of a sixth round match of ...

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Civil society, freedom of speech under attack in BD: UNHRC 

By UNB, DHAKA

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein has said he was deeply concerned at measures that restrict ...

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'BD working with neighbours, US to curb terrorism' 

By UNB, DHAKA


Bangladesh Ambassador to United States (US) Mohammad Ziauddin has said Bangladesh government is working closely with its neighbours as well ...

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Police foil JCD procession at DU: 3 held 

By UNB, DHAKA

Police foiled a procession of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal on the Dhaka University (DU) campus and arrested three JCD activists on ...

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UK for measures to stop violence in Bangladesh  

By UNB, DHAKA

British Foreign Office Minister Hugo Swire has urged all the political parties in Bangladesh, the government and others in society ...

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20-party plans fresh hartal from Sunday 

By UNB, DHAKA

Though their shutdown programmes are drawing poor response, the BNP-led 20-party alliance on Thursday threatened to enforce yet another spell ...

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BD journo vows to work with global women for justice 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi journalist Nadia Sharmeen has vowed to work together with other women across the globe to create a better world, ...

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NCL 7th round begins tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

The seventh and final round matches of the four-day Walton 16th National Cricket League will begin at 9:30 am on ...

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PDB retain title beating Titas Club 3-2 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Power Development Board (PDB) retained the National Bank Limited Metropolis Premier Division Volleyball title beating Titas Club by 22-25, ...

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Al Hikma Academy beat Rafiquddin Memorial 3-0 in opener 

By UNB, DHAKA


Al Hikma Muslim Academy made a good start in the final round of the First Security Islami Bank National School ...

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Resist militants with united efforts: PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Urging all to resist militants together, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday branded Khaleda Zia as 'the leader of militants' ...

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Yet another 72-hr hartal from today Mass rally tomorrow  

By UNB, DHAKA

The BNP-led 20-party alliance on Saturday announced another 72-hour spell of nationwide hartal from 6am on Sunday alongside its ongoing ...

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Two vehicles torched in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

Miscreants torched two buses in the city's Jatrabari area on Saturday night. Witnesses said a 'Labbayek Paribahan' bus was set ...

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Terrorist acts can't be tolerated: NHRC boss 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Prof Dr Mizanur Rahman on Sunday said terrorist activities in the name ...

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Huge explosives haul in city: 3 held 

By UNB, DHAKA


Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) on Sunday claimed it had foiled a plan of massive subversive acts through arresting three suspected ...

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Take to streets, movement close to victory: BNP 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP Dhaka city unit convener Mirza Abbas and member secretary Habibun Nabi Khan Sohel on Monday urged the 20-party leaders ...

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BAF annual winter exercise 'WINTEX' ends 

By UNB, DHAKA

The six-day annual winter exercise 'WINTEX-2015' of Bangladesh Air Force concluded on Monday.  The exercise was held simultaneously in Sylhet, ...

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United Club beat Eleven Bullets 3-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

United Club defeated Eleven Bullets Club by 3-0 goals in the Sheikh Kamal Nitol-Tata Barguna DFA Football League on Tuesday.
Saeed ...

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Runner Group B'desh Amateur Golf opens 

By UNB, DHAKA

The eight-nation Runner Group 30th Bangladesh Amateur Golf Championship (BAGC), a regular international amateur golf competition of the country was ...

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Another BD man found among 9 abducted by ISIS in Libya 

By UNB, DHAKA

Another Bangladesh national has been identified among the nine foreigners abducted from Al Ghani Oil Field south of the city ...

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Cricket-lovers jubilate all over 

By UNB, DHAKA

Cricket fans took to the streets across the country on Tuesday to celebrate the victory of Bangladesh over England in ...

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Manna taken to DMCH 

By UNB, DHAKA

Nagorik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna was taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on Tuesday night as he fell ...

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Manna not tortured in custody: DB 

By UNB, DHAKA

Joint Commissioner of Detective Branch of Police Monirul Islam on Wednesday denied the allegation of Nagorik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman ...

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BIA donates Tk 50 lakh to PM's Fund 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Insurance Association (BIA) on Thursday donated Tk 50 lakh to the Relief and Welfare Fund of the Prime Minister.
President ...

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Khaleda to meet press today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Amid the ongoing non-stop blockade enforced by her party-led 20-party alliance, BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia is going to hold ...

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Women become victims of graft in govt offices: TIB 

By UNB, DHAKA

Apart from being the worst victims of corruption in availing of services from different public institutions, a new TIB study ...

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Bomb blast at Dhaka CMM Court 

By UNB, DHAKA

A bomb was exploded on the Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) Court premises in the city on Thursday afternoon. Witnesses said ...

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SC also scraps amended recruitment rules for lower courts 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the HC verdict that had scrapped the two rules incorporating a Law Ministry representative ...

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Bernicat meets Law Minister 

By UNB, DHAKA

New US Ambassador to Bangladesh Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat met Law Minister Anisul Huq at his Secretariat office on Thursday.
During ...

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UN for govts, states to sign Conventions against torture 

By UNB, DHAKA

The United Nations wants governments and states to sign various Conventions against any kind of torture and uphold that international ...

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PM wants Khaleda to surrender to court  

By UNB, DHAKA

Reiterating her call to the BNP chief to stop the politics of destruction, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday hoped ...

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US sees BD as ideal connectivity hub 

By UNB, DHAKA

The United States has said Bangladesh enjoys an advantageous geography that makes it an 'ideal hub' for connectivity and promoting ...

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Khaleda’s press confce today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Amid the ongoing non-stop blockade enforced by her party-led 20-party alliance, BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia is going to hold ...

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Hartal passes off amid stray incidents  

By UNB, DHAKA

The fifth day of another 120-hour spell of nationwide hartal, enforced by the BNP-led 20-party alliance to push for its ...

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Bus set afire in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

Miscreants set a bus afire in Mugdapara area of the city on Thursday morning, the fifth day of the 120-hour ...

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Sajib Ali emerges men’s champion 

By UNB, DHAKA

Mohammad Sajib Ali of Bangladesh emerged men's champion in the Runner Group 30th Bangladesh Amateur Golf Championship- 2015 with style ...

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8-day Squash training camp concluded 

By UNB, DHAKA

An eight-day Squash training-cum tournament, arranged by the Squash Federation at the Army Squash Complex in the capital, concluded on ...

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Young Star Club clinch Dhaka Kabaddi League title 

By UNB, DHAKA

Young Star Club clinched the Dhaka District Kabaddi League title beating Keraniganj Upazila by 41-14 points with two lonas in ...

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SCBA polls from today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The two-day staggered annual election to the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) begins on Sunday. A total of 4362 eligible ...

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Khaleda to be held once warrant reaches police station: IGP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Hoque on Saturday said BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia will be arrested as soon as ...

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Enforce Consumer Rights Protection Act: CAB 

By UNB, DHAKA

Consumers Association of Bangladesh (CAB) on Sunday urged the government to enforce the Consumer Rights Protection Act, 2009 immediately across ...

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Postage stamp marking CWC 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Post Office on Sunday released a commemorative postage stamp, a first-day cover and a data card on the occasion ...

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PM condoles Saiful's death 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday expressed deep shock at the death of eminent journalist and joint secretary general of ...

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President back home from UK 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid returned home on Sunday from London after completing medical checkup there. A flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines ...

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Expansion of internet services in edn institutions urged 

By UNB, DHAKA

Speakers at a function here on Sunday stressed the need for expanding high speed internet services in the country's educational ...

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Pioneer Football Uttara Friends beat Malibagh East Bengal 4-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Uttara Friends Club earned a convincing 4-0 goals victory over Malibagh East Bengal Club in the Dhaka South & North ...

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Blockade, hartal progs may end 

By UNB, DHAKA

As their blockade and hartal programmes have apparently turned out futile earning a bad name due to widespread violence, the ...

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Fresh 48-hr hartal from today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The BNP-led 20-party alliance on Tuesday called a fresh 48-hour countrywide hartal from 6am Wednesday to 6am Friday demanding the ...

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Homage paid to Bangabandhu 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 95th birth anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was observed across the country on Tuesday ...

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HC rule on definition of Freedom Fighters 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Wednesday issued a rule asking the government to explain why order should not be given to ...

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BNP may take positive decision about joining City polls 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP is likely to come up with a positive decision within a couple of days regarding joining the elections to ...

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Plans to complete road renovation works before Eid 

By UNB, DHAKA

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Thursday asked the engineers and project directors concerned to complete the renovation ...

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HRW wants independent investigation 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh authorities should immediately order an independent investigation into what it said the 'enforced disappearance' of BNP spokesperson and joint ...

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Thailand keen to deeply engage with BD 

By UNB, DHAKA

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Thailand General Tanasak Patimapragorn has expressed his government's keen interest for ...

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Manna needs better treatment: Wife 

By UNB, DHAKA

Meher Nigar, wife of sedition-suspect detained Nagorik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna, on Thursday urged the government to ensure her ...

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3-day Ocean confce begins in Orissa 

By UNB, DHAKA

A three-day conference, titled 'India and the Indian Ocean: International Conference on Renewing the Maritime Trade and Civilisational Linkages' began ...

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Int'l Inner Wheel delegation meets President 

By UNB, DHAKA

A six-member delegation of International Inner Wheel, one of the world's largest women's service voluntary organisations, met President Abdul Hamid ...

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BNP prog for March 26 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP has chalked out elaborate programmes to observe the Independence and National Day on March 26. On the day, party ...

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PM condoles death of ex-MP Amzad  

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday expressed profound shock at the death of former member of parliament from Pabna 5 ...

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BD, Iran for strengthening bilateral ties 

By UNB, DHAKA

Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on Sunday hoped that the bilateral relations between Bangladesh and Iran would further be strengthened ...

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Bangladesh to host Central Asia Zone Volleyball Qualifiers in May 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh will host the Central Asia Zone Men's Volleyball Qualifiers on May 23-28 at the Shaheed Suhrawardy National Indoor Stadium ...

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Indian special children team visits BD 

By UNB, DHAKA

A special children delegation from Indian Army Asha School, Kolkata is currently visiting Bangladesh.  During their stay here, the children ...

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Foreign Minister signs condolence book at Kuan Yew's demise 

By UNB, DHAKA

Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali on Tuesday signed the condolence book at the Singapore Consulate in Dhaka at the ...

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HSC exams to go on as per schedule: Nahid 

By UNB, DHAKA

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Tuesday said the upcoming Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations will be ...

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BNP terms city polls schedule deceitful as CEC rejects demand 

By UNB, DHAKA

Though BNP leaders collected nomination papers to contest the polls, the party-led 20-party alliance on Wednesday termed a 'serious conspiracy, ...

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Australia-India 2nd semi-final today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Defending champion India will face four-time world cup winner Australia in the second semifinal of the ICC Cricket World Cup ...

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7 eminent personalities get Independence Award 

By UNB, DHAKA

Seven eminent personalities of the country on Wednesday received the Independence Award-2015 in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the ...

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BD Mission in Hague celebrates Independence Day 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Embassy to the Netherlands has celebrated the 45th Independence and National Day amid patriotic zeal and enthusiasm.
Marking the day, ...

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ACC chief seeks coop in fighting graft 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chairman of the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) M Badiuzzaman on Sunday sought cooperation from all,
including politicians, to eliminate the ...

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Bangladesh, India play out goalless draw 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-23 football team finished fourth by virtue of goal difference after playing out a goalless draw against India in ...

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BGB wrestlers reign over other servicemen 

By UNB, DHAKA

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) have captured the men's championship in the Independence Day Open Wrestling Competition held between members of ...

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Seek action against umpires, legal notice asks BCB 

By UNB, DHAKA

A legal notice was served on the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Tuesday asking it to file an appeal with ...

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Army crush Satkhira 8-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Army crushed Satkhira District by 8-0 goals in the final round match of the ATN Bangla 30th National Hockey ...

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BGB emerge Men`s champions 

By UNB, DHAKA

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) clinched the Independence Day Men's Handball title beating Bangladesh Police by 34-18 goals in the final ...

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Udayachal beat Young Pegasus-A by 30 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Udayachal Club defeated Young Pegasus-A by 30 runs in the match of the Dhaka Metropolis Second Division Cricket League at ...

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Super League of Pioneer Football begins tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

The super league matches of the Dhaka South and North City Coroprations Pioneer (Under-16) Football begins here tomorrow (Friday) at ...

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Mustafa Kamal refutes ICC misquotation over apology 

By UNB, DHAKA

AHM Mustafa Kamal, who has just resigned as the ICC President, on Thursday refuted an ICC media release that misquoted ...

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BCB releases squads for Bangladesh Cricket League 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board on Wednesday released the final squads of four teams that will participate in one-day version of Bangladesh ...

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Nor`wester disrupts city`s power supply 

By UNB, DHAKA

Many areas in the capital plunged into darkness on Saturday evening as the power supply and distribution system was heavily ...

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32 birds seized in Habiganj 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Forest Department recovered 32 birds of four species from hunters in Habiganj while selling those alongside a road at ...

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Tofail blames Khaleda for all losses in 3 months 

By UNB, DHAKA

Blaming BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia for the loss of lives and property during the hartal and blockade programmes over the ...

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Awards for local mobile app, game developers 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government is going to award the local developers of mobile apps and games in order to expand the country's ...

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Demand to raise retirement age of FFs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Freedom fighters working in government service have demanded their retirement age be raised by 2 years, following the increase in ...

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Manyavar named as title sponsor of Bangladesh Premier League  

By UNB, DHAKA

Manyavar, an Indian fashion chain active in Bangladesh for three years, has been named as the title sponsor of the ...

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WB helping govt strengthen NID system  

By UNB, DHAKA

A total of 90 million Smart NID (national identification) cards will be delivered to the country's citizens under the Identification ...

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BOA observes Int'l Day of Sport for Development and Peace 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Bangladesh Olympic Association (BOA) observed the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace in the capital on Monday, ...

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Tigers to be accorded reception in Dhaka, Chittagong 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh National Cricket team will be accorded receptions in the capital Dhaka and in the port city of Chittagong for ...

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Holders Sheikh Jamal DC to play Farashganj SC in opener 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League kicks-off today (Tuesday) at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka with holders Sheikh Jamal ...

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Gazipur City FA outplay Uttaran JS  

By UNB, DHAKA


Gazipur City Football Academy earned a comfortable 5-0 goals victory over Uttaran Jubo Sangshad in the Dhaka North and South ...

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Bangladesh U-19 beat South Africa U-19 by 5 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-19 cricket team had a good outing beating touring South African Under-19 team by five wickets with 72 balls ...

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Khaleda offers fateha at Koko's grave 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sixty-nine days after the burial of her younger son Arafat Rahman Koko, a weeping BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Monday ...

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Govt mulls subsidy to popularise LPG 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Energy Ministry has been studying different possible options to provide subsidy to the LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) sector to ...

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Japan interested to help Bangladesh football 

By UNB, DHAKA

Japan is interested to extend its help for the development of Bangladesh football including Men's, Women's and age groups.
Japan Football ...

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Prime Bank South Zone beat Walton Central Zone by 3 wickets 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Bank South Zone beat Walton Central Zone by three wickets in the one-day version of Bangladesh Cricket League at ...

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Kamaruzzaman to be hanged soon: Asad 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Home Affairs Asaduzzaman Khan on Tuesday said the government will execute condemned war criminal Kamaruzzaman's death sentence ...

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Expedite democratic march forward: President 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid on Wednesday stressed expediting the country's democratic march forward as only a democratic system can ensure people's ...

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Swimming made compulsory for school & college students 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Education Ministry issued a circular on Wednesday making swimming training and practice compulsory for the students of higher secondary, ...

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Bangladesh U-19 beat South Africa U-19 by 5 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-19 Cricket team made a good start in the seven-match Youth ODI series beating Under-19 world champions South Africa ...

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Dhaka Abahani share points with Rahmatganj 

By UNB, DHAKA

Giant Dhaka Abahani Limited dropped points in their opening match of the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League after playing a ...

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Pioneer Football League results 

By UNB, DHAKA

Hasnabad Sporting Club beat Khilgaon Jagarani Sangsad by 4-2 goals in the super league match of the Dhaka City Corporation ...

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Muktijoddha beat Feni Soccer by 2-1 goals 

By UNB, DHAKA

Muktijoddha Sangsad KC started their Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football campaign with a 2-1 goal victory over Feni Soccer Club in ...

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Bashundhara Bangladesh Open to put Dhaka on Asian Tour map 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Golf Federation (BGF) on Tuesday signed a contract with Bashundhara Group to host the first-ever International Professional Golf Tournament ...

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BCB announces squad for 1st 2 ODIs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board on Wednesday announced the squad for the first two ODIs of the three-match Dan Cake ODI Cricket ...

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'Dan Cake' named title sponsor of Bangladesh-Pakistan cricket series 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) authority announced Dan Cake as the title sponsor of the ensuing Bangladesh-Pakistan cricket series.
This was announced ...

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HC assigns new bench to hear Khaleda's pleas 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court has assigned a new bench comprising Justice M Nuruzzaman and Justice M Jafar Ahmed to dispose of ...

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Withdrawal date expires today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The deadline for the withdrawal of candidature in three city corporations' elections, slated for April 28, expires at 5pm on ...

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7pc GDP growth unlikely: Planning Minister 

By UNB, DHAKA

Echoing the Finance Minister's sentiment, Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Wednesday said the projected 7 percent GDP growth rate ...

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President mourns loss of lives in Faridpur road crash 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid expressed deep shock at the loss of lives in a road accident on the Faridpur-Barisal highway at ...

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Prioritising health issue of urban poor underscored 

By UNB, DHAKA

Economist Dr Hossain Zillur Rahman on Thursday stressed the need for including the primary healthcare issue of urban poor into ...

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Dhaka Premier Div Women's Cricket League kicks off today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 40-over-a-side Dhaka Premier Division Women's Cricket League 2014-15 kicks off today (Friday) at Dhanmondi Cricket Stadium (DCS) and Bangladesh ...

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Bangladesh-India sporting ties must continue 

By UNB, DHAKA

India on Thursday described the 'sporting ties' between Bangladesh and India as important saying these must continue.
"Sporting ties between ...

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Dhaka MSC crush Ctg Abahani, Brothers draw with BJMC 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan SC made a flying start to the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League crushing Chittagong Abahani by 5-0 goals ...

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AV Sporting rout Gulshan Youth by 123 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

AV Sporting Club crushed Gulshan Youth Club by 123 runs in their first meeting of the 12-team Dhaka Premier Division ...

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US Mission in BD to remain closed tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

The American Embassy, including its consular section, will remain closed on Tuesday to celebrate the Bengali New Year, a Bangladeshi ...

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‘BD, India, Myanmar to gain working together’  

By UNB, DHAKA

Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka Pankaj Saran on Sunday said Bangladesh, India and Myanmar have enormous potentials to get benefited ...

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MSC scrape past Rupali Bank 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan Sporting Club earned second successive victory in the 12-team 40-over-a-side Dhaka Premier Division Women's Cricket League beating Rupali ...

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Muktijoddha beat Ctg Abahani  

By UNB, DHAKA

Coming from behind, Muktijoddha Sangsad KC registered their 2nd consecutive victory in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League beating Chittagong ...

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Dhaka Abahani crush Feni Soccer 4-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Abahani Limited tasted their first victory in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League outplaying Feni Soccer Club by 4-0 ...

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Abbas seeks interim bail in 3 cases 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP-backed Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) mayoral candidate Mirza Abbas on Sunday filed separate petitions with the High Court seeking ...

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NHRC concerned over Salahuddin's disappearance 

By UNB, DHAKA

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Sunday expressed grave concern over the disappearance of BNP joint secretary general Salahuddin ...

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Lightning kills 8 in 4 dists 

By UNB, DHAKA

Eight people were killed in separate incidents of lightning strike in Kishoreganj, Moulvibazar, Rajbari and Khulna districts on Sunday.
In Kishoreganj, ...

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Islami Bank East Zone clinch maiden BCL title 

By UNB, DHAKA

Islami Bank East Zone clinched the title of the first edition of one-day format Bangladesh Cricket League beating BCB North ...

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South Africa beat Bangladesh by two runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Touring South African Under-19 team bounced back in the seven-match Youth ODI series, beating Bangladesh Under-19 Cricket team by two ...

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Sheikh Russell KC beat Brothers Union 2-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Comeback kings Sheikh Russell KC made a good start in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League beating Brothers Union Club ...

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Sonali Bank emerge champion 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sonali Bank Recreation Club emerged champions in the Marcel Air Conditioner Dhaka Metropolis 2nd Division Volleyball League to qualify for ...

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Siddiqur Rahman slips down to 6th place 

By UNB, DHAKA

Country's celebrated professional golfer Siddikur Rahman went down to the 6th place from 2nd position after the 2nd round matches ...

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Don`t arrest Abbas until order on interim bail 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Monday asked the police not to arrest or harass BNP-backed Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) mayoral ...

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Spanish envoy meets Shahriar 

By UNB, DHAKA

Outgoing Spanish Ambassador in Dhaka Luis Tejada Chacon on Wednesday met State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam and ...

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Bangladesh extend lead 3-1 against South Africa 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-19 cricket team took a comfortable 3-1 lead in the seven-match Youth ODI series beating South Africa Under-19 team ...

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Pak envoy for following BD progress 

By UNB, DHAKA

Newly appointed Pakistan High Commissioner to Bangladesh Suja Alam on Thursday said there are many things that Pakistan could follow ...

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UNESCO lauds BD's success in education 

By UNB, DHAKA

UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova has commended Bangladesh's success in education sector saying that the countries lagging behind in achieving ...

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Let's act to stop violence against women: US envoy 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat on Thursday expressed shock over the incidents of sexual assault on women ...

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JL leader sued over Rampura house collapse 

By UNB, DHAKA

A case was filed against a Jubo League leader in connection with Wednesday's two-storey tin-shed house collapse incident that claimed ...

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BD permanent mission to UN observes Mujibnagar Day 

By UNB, DHAKA

Permanent Mission of Bangladesh to the United Nations observed the historic Mujibnagar Day in a befitting manner on April 17.
It ...

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BKSP crush Comilla 14-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Pratishthan (BKSP) notched a 14-0 goals victory over Comilla District in a match of the Agrani Bank ...

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25th National Women's Handball begins today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Exim Bank 25th National Women's Handball Championship, organized by Bangladesh Handball Federation, begins here today (Sunday) at the Shaheed ...

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Ansar, Surjatarun, Tangail FA reach semis 

By UNB, DHAKA

Ansar & VDP Dhaka Range Club, Fakirerpul Surjatarun Sangha and Tangail Football Academy reached the semifinals of the Dhaka City ...

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Bangladesh U-19 team win Youth ODI series 

By UNB, DHAKA

A superb bowling by Mohammad Saifuddin steered Bangladesh Under-19 cricket team to win the seven-match Youth ODI series 4-1 beating ...

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Khaleda now realised polls boycott blunder: Tofail 

By UNB, DHAKA

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed on Sunday said BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia joined the electioneering for her party-backed candidates of the ...

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Zero tolerance for sex offenders: Gowher 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister's International Affairs Adviser Dr Gowher Rizvi on Sunday said the government will show zero
tolerance for sexual offences as ...

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PM to attend Asia-Africa Summit in Jakarta 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will attend the forthcoming Asia-Africa Summit to be held in Jakarta, Indonesia on April 22-24.
State Minister ...

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Football Supporters Forum reach semifinal 

By UNB, DHAKA


Bangladesh Football Supporters Forum booked the last seat in the semifinal of the Dhaka City Corporation North & South Under-16 ...

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Rajshahi earn 12-0 goals victory over Jhenaidah 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rajshahi DSA earned a massive 12-0 goals victory Jhenaidah DSA in the Agrani Bank 25th National Youth Hockey Championship at ...

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Dhaka makes flying start beating Gopalganj by 16-2 goals 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka DSA made a flying start in the Exim Bank 25th National Women's Handball Championship outplaying Gopalganj DSA by 16-2 ...

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Khaleda's campaign not a pressure, says Annisul 

By UNB, DHAKA

Pro-Awami League mayoral candidate for Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Annisul Huq on Sunday said he does not feel any ...

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Law enforcers' role criticised 

By UNB, DHAKA

Women rights activists on Sunday expressed concerns as law enforcers have failed to arrest any of the offenders
in connection with ...

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Outgoing Spanish envoy meets President 

By UNB, DHAKA

Outgoing Spanish Ambassador to Bangladesh Luis Tejada Chacon made a farewell call on President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Monday.
During ...

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Dhaka Abahani beat Team BJMC 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Abahani Limited registered their 3rd successive win in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League beating lowly Team BJMC by ...

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Bangladesh to play India today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Ubder-14 Girls Football team will start their AFC U-14 Girls Regional Championship campaign taking on India today (Tuesday) at ...

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It's Khaleda's drama: PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday termed the attack on Khaleda Zia's motorcade during her electioneering in the city a ...

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Bring molesters to justice: NHRC  

By UNB, DHAKA

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday demanded that all those involved in sexual assaults on women during Pahela ...

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Create higher edn scope for poor students: President 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid on Tuesday underscored the need for increasing facilities in the country's private universities for the students of ...

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Bangladesh beat South Africa by 45 runs to take 5-1 lead 

By UNB, DHAKA

Hosts Bangladesh Under-19 Cricket team smartly took a 5-1 lead in the seven-match Youth ODI series against touring South Africa ...

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Rahmatganj MFS beat Farashganj SC 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

In a battle of old Dhaka derby, Rahmatganj MFS beat Farashganj SC by 2-0 goals in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier ...

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Bangladesh force India to play 1-1 draw 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-14 Girls Football team forced stronger India to play 1-1 draw in their opening match of the AFC U-14 ...

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BNP seeks magistracy power for Army during polls 

By UNB, DHAKA

Welcoming the Election Commission's decision to deploy army during the city corporation polls in Dhaka and Chittagong, BNP standing committee ...

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BNP briefs diplomats about attack  

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP on Tuesday briefed the diplomats of 16 countries and the EU stationed in Dhaka about Monday's attack on its ...

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US denounces violence during electioneering 

By UNB, DHAKA

The United States on Tuesday deplored the political violence surrounding municipal elections in Dhaka, and called up on all of ...

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Dhaka DSA trounce Manikganj 14-0 goals 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka DSA earned a massive 14-0 goals victory over Manikganj DSA in the Agrani Bank 25th National Youth Hockey Championship ...

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Bangladesh reach semifinal crushing Bhutan by 16-0 goals 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-14 Girls Football reached the semifinal of the AFC U-14 Girls Regional Championship as unbeaten Group B champions crushing ...

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Diplomats to visit restoration site of Boro Sardar Bari tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

Lee Yun-young, Korean Ambassador in Dhaka, along with a group of Heads of Mission in Dhaka will visit Sonargaon, the ...

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Tigers thrash Proteas 6-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Bangladesh Under-19 cricket team completed their domination of the visiting South Africa Under-19 side in the seven-match Youth ODI ...

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Bangladesh to play semi against Iran today  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-14 Girls' Football will play IR Iran in the second semifinal of the AFC U-14 Girls' Regional Championship today ...

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Sheikh Jamal maintain all-win run beating Team BJMC  

By UNB, DHAKA

Defending champions Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club maintained their all-win record in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League with a hard-fought ...

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Jasas human chain foiled by Projonmo League men in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

Activists of Muktijoddha Projonmo League, a pro-Awami Legaue organisation, allegedly attacked a human chain of Jatiyatabadi Samajik Sangskritik Sangstha (Jasas) ...

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UN Chief for inclusive polls safe environ for campaign  

By UNB, DHAKA

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has renewed his appeal for transparent, inclusive and credible elections, in Bangladesh. He said transparent, ...

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Attacks on Khaleda creating panic among voters: Khokon 

By UNB, DHAKA

Awami League-backed mayoral aspirant for Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Sayeed Khokon on Thursday said attacks on BNP chairperson Khaleda ...

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Siam emerges unbeaten champion 

By UNB, DHAKA

Ikramul Haq Siam of Brac University emerged unbeaten champion in the Shaheed Kazi Sadek Hasan International Rapid Chess Tournament held ...

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Ctg Division, BKSP move into final 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chittagong Division and BKSP moved into the final of the Young Tigers Under-14 National Cricket Championship eliminating their rivals in ...

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MSC beat Farashganj SC 2-1 

By UNB, DHAKA


Dhaka Mohammedan Sporting Club returned to the winning way beating Farashganj Sporting Club by 2-1 goals in the Manyavar Bangladesh ...

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ANZAC Day commemorated 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Australian High Commission in Dhaka has commemorated the 100th anniversary of ANZAC Day, remembering Australian and New Zealand servicemen ...

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PM urges affluents to donate for edn 

By UNB, DHAKA

Stressing the importance of ensuring education for all, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday urged the affluent section of society ...

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Dhaka Gladiators clinch title beating Dhumketu Club 92-66 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Gladiators clinched the Citycell Federation Cup Basketball title beating Dhumketu Club by 92-66 points in the final at the ...

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Rupali Bank KP beat Jahurul Islam CCC by 6 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rupali Bank Krira Parishad notched a six-wicket victory over Jahurul Islam City Cricket Club in the match of Dhaka Premier ...

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BKSP clinch title beating Dhaka 6-0 in final 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishtan (BKSP) smartly clinched the Agrani Bank 25th National Youth Hockey title outplaying Dhaka DSA by 6-0 ...

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Bangladesh Eves Handball team leaves for Bangkok  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Women's Handball team left the capital for Thailand Monday afternoon to participate in the four-nation IHF Trophy Tournament'2015, beginning ...

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Sk Jamal beat Sk Russel 1-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Holders Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club maintained their all-win record in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League beating Sheikh Russel KC ...

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Bangladesh U-14 girls reach home safely 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-14 Girls' football team reached home safely from earthquake-struck Himalayan nation of Nepal Sunday evening, by a special flight ...

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Dhaka also at high risk of powerful tremor: Experts 

By UNB, DHAKA

As two consecutive tremors hit Nepal leaving over 3,700 people dead, earthquake experts here apprehend that an unprecedented human disaster ...

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Hearing on Abbas’ bail plea now on May 4 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Monday deferred till May 4 the hearing on bail pleas of BNP-backed Dhaka South City Corporation ...

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AL to accept polls results: PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Casting her vote in the city corporation election on Tuesday morning, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said Awami League will accept ...

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'BD destined to be vibrant economic hub' 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Ambassador to the United States Mohammad Ziauddin has said Bangladesh is destined to become a vibrant economic hub of ...

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It`s simply vote dacoity: Afroza 

By UNB, DHAKA

Afroza Abbas, wife of BNP-blessed mayoral candidate for Dhaka South city Corporation polls Mirza Abbas, onTuesday alleged that the ruling ...

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Presiding officers allege ballot-marking by Annisul`s men 

By UNB, DHAKA

While visiting the Shah Noori High School male centre in Moghbazar area, its assistant presiding officer Ruhul Kuddus informed that ...

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It's nothing but mockery: Tabith 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP-supported Mayoral candidate for Dhaka North City Corporation Tabith Awal on Tuesday boycotted the election terming it a mockery.
"I had ...

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Swedish envoy tastes rough side of local politics 

By UNB, DHAKA

Swedish ambassador to Dhaka Johan Frisell inadvertently got a taste of the dark and rough side to politics in
Bangladesh, as ...

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Observer forced out at gunpoint, but ballots stamped with wrong seal! 

By UNB, DHAKA

A registered election observer from Mass Line Media Centre, a local NGO that has been engaged in observing elections since ...

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Ctg Abahani taste first win  

By UNB, DHAKA

Chittagong Abahani Limited tasted the first victory in their 5th match of the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League beating Rahmatganj ...

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Sherman, Biswal due today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The two-day fourth annual Bangladesh-US partnership dialogue begins here on Thursday to advance the 'robust' and 'growing' bilateral relationship and ...

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UN wants probe into alleged polls irregularities 

By UNB, DHAKA

The United Nations (UN) has encouraged the competent authorities in Bangladesh to investigate all the allegations regarding city polls and ...

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Feni Soccer Club play goalless draw with Farashganj SC 

By UNB, DHAKA

Feni Soccer Club drew goalless with Farashganj Sporting Club in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League at the Bangabandhu National ...

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Defeated councillors allege massive manipulation 

By UNB, DHAKA

Some councillor candidates of three city corporations who could not come out successful in Tuesday's polls have alleged that the ...

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Peshajibi Parishad wants re-election 

By UNB, DHAKA

Accusing the ruling party of resorting to widespread vote rigging in Tuesday's city polls, Sammilita Peshajibi
Parishad, a platform of pro-BNP ...

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R&R friendly cricket match held 

By UNB, DHAKA

A friendly T20 cricket match between two sister concerns of the Sikder Group was held at Banani Club Ground on ...

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Shuktara JS beat Nitaiganj KC 1-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Shuktara Jubo Sangha managed a 1-0 goal victory over Nitaiganj Krira Chakra in the Sheikh Kamal Nitol-Tata Narayanganj DFA League ...

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Brothers Union force Sheikh Jamal to play goalless draw 

By UNB, DHAKA

Brothers Union Club forced holders Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club to a play goalless in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League ...

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BCB announces unchanged squad for 2nd Test against Pakistan 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Bangladesh Cricket Board on Sunday announced an unchanged squad for the 2nd and final match of the Dan Cake ...

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Sheikh Russel KC beat Team BJMC 2-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sheikh Russel KC returned to the winning run in the
Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League beating Team BJMC by 2-1 ...

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Players transfer schedule of Premier Hockey League deferred 

By UNB, DHAKA

The inter-club players transfer formalties for the Metropolis Premier Division Hockey League has been deferred for about three weeks complying ...

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Samsung launches “Triangle Air Conditioner” 

By UNB, DHAKA

Samsung Electronics has recently launched its Triangle Air Conditioner in Bangladesh.
Triangle AC is engineered to deliver exceptional cooling comfort and ...

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Speakers for action plan to ensure workplace safety 

By UNB, DHAKA

Speakers at a seminar here on Monday underscored the need for finalising an action plan and strengthening the National Industries, ...

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'Just 4 pc of women enjoying land rights' 

By UNB, DHAKA

Noted economist and ex-chairman of Janata Bank Prof Abul Barakat has said 96 percent of the women of Bangladesh are ...

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US Embassy email addresses for visa applicants changed 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy has changed email addresses for the immigrant and non-immigrant visa applicants to the ...

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Farashganj SC play out 2-2 draw with Ctg Abahani 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chittagong Abahani Limited split points with Farashganj Sporting Club as the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League match between two teams ...

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Logo of Asian Men's Central Zone Volleyball unveiled 

By UNB, DHAKA

The logo of the DBBL Asian Senior Men's Central Zone Volleyball Championship 2015 was ceremonially unveiled today (Monday) at a ...

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Logo of Basundhara Bangladesh Open unveiled 

By UNB, DHAKA

The logo of the first-ever international professional golf tournament in Bangladesh named "Basundhara Bangladesh Open 2015", approved by Asian Tour, ...

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Body formed to probe Pintu's death 

By UNB, DHAKA


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Body formed to probe Pintu's death 

By UNB, DHAKA

The jail authorities have formed a three-member probe panel, led by DIG (Prisons) of Dhaka division Golam Haider, to look ...

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NBR to gain powers to curb money laundering 

By UNB, DHAKA

National Board of Revenue (NBR) Chairman Md Nojibur Rahman on Tuesday said a process is underway to empower NBR to ...

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DSE, CSE indices gain  

By UNB, DHAKA

Key share price index at the country's twin bourses -Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) - gained ...

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Importance of cyber-security to maintain gains from IT stressed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Speakers on Tuesday stressed the importance of cyber-security, in order for the country to maintain its gains in the field ...

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Mohammedan SC earn 8-wkt win over BKSP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan SC earned a convincing eight- wicket victory over BKSP in the Dhaka Premier Division Women's Cricket Super League ...

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Muktijoddha beat Dhaka Abahani 1-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Muktijoddha Sangsad KC registered their 5th victory in their 8th match of the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League beating Dhaka ...

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US visa applicants cautioned  

By UNB, DHAKA

US visa applicants have been cautioned against the use of fraudulent documents as the US Department of State is taking ...

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Human trafficking may hit BD's labour market abroad 

By UNB, DHAKA

The unearthing of a mass grave at a human trafficking camp in southern Thailand as well as the rescue of ...

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Applications for Lorenzo Natali Media Prize sought 

By UNB, DHAKA

Applications have been sought for this year's Lorenzo Natali Media Prize which is launched under the motto 'Today's stories can ...

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Rupali Bank beat Abahani Ltd by 15 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rupali Bank Krira Parishad beat Abahani Limited by 15 runs in the Dhaka Premier Division Women's Cricket Super League at ...

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NDC fellows urged to uphold constitutional responsibility for dev  

By UNB, DHAKA

A two-week Capstone Course was concluded at National Defence Collage (NDC) at Mirpur Cantonment on Thursday.  Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin ...

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Mohammedan earn massive 133-run victory 

By UNB, DHAKA

An all-round performance by Rumana Ahmed enabled Dhaka Mohammedan SC to earn a massive 133-run victory over AV Sporting Club ...

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First Women's Beach Kabaddi begins today in Cox's Bazar  

By UNB, DHAKA

The Marcel Television First Open Women's Beach Kabaddi Tournament begins today (Friday) at Laboni point of Cox's Bazar sea beach. ...

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Tagore`s birth anniv today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 154th birth anniversary of great poet Rabindranath Tagore will be observed on Friday. The government has chalked out elaborate ...

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DC Cup Football begins today in Narayanganj  

By UNB, DHAKA

The 16-team first DC Cup Football Tournament, organised by Aliganj Club of Narayanganj, begins today (Sunday) in Fatullah.
Mansur Sporting Club ...

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School, college summer vacation cut by 7 days 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government on Sunday decided to reduce the summer vacation in schools and colleges by seven days to recoup the ...

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Land-reclamation solution to overpopulation 

By UNB, DHAKA

Claiming Bangladesh has already reclaimed around 1,000 square kilometers of land from the sea, Water Resources Minister Barrister Anisul Islam ...

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Sheikh Jamal consolidate position beating Muktijoddha SKC 2-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Holders Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club further consolidated their position in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League beating their nearest rivals ...

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Abahani outplay Ansar & VDP by 123 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Abahani Limited earned a comprehensive 123 runs victory over Ansar & VDP team in the Dhaka Premier Division Women's Cricket ...

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Khaleda thanks Modi  

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Saturday night thanked the Narendra Modi government for its initiative to pass the historic bill ...

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Police sergeant suspended over assault 

By UNB, DHAKA

The authorities concerned on Sunday suspended a police sergeant on charge of assaulting a Jahangirnagar University teacher in the capital ...

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EY to provide IT training to DU students 

By UNB, DHAKA

The UK-based global professional services company Ernst & Young (EY) will provide world-class IT training to Dhaka University students to ...

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Brothers Union beat Shuktara Junior 1-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Brothers Union Club managed a 1-0 goal victory over Shuktara Junior Club in the Sheikh Kamal Nitol-Tata Narayanganj DFA League ...

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Farashganj snatch important points from Abahani 

By UNB, DHAKA

Lowly rated Farashganj Sporting Club snatched an important point from former champions Abahani Limited as the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football ...

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BNP denounces police action on protesters  

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP has strongly denounced Sunday's police action near Officers' Club in the city against the protesters of assaults on women ...

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JS body for more dev in new charlands 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Water Resources Ministry on Wednesday recommended the government to undertake more development programmes in newly ...

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Financial help to 8 FFs and families 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday distributed financial assistance to eight gallantry award-recipient freedom fighters and their family members.
PM's Press ...

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College Road KC beat Winners KC 5-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

College Road Krira Chakra edged past Winners Krira Chakra 5-1 in the match of the Sheikh Kamal Nitol Tata Potuakhali ...

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Parag takes lead in Amrito Lal Dey Int'l Rating Chess 

By UNB, DHAKA



FM Mehdi Hasan Parag of Leonien Chess Club took lead in the points table of the 10th Amrito Lal Dey ...

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BKSP rout Ansar by 59 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Pratishthan (BKSP) won against Anbsar & VDP by 59 runs in the match of Dhaka Premier Division ...

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DU student drowns in campus pond 

By UNB, DHAKA

A Dhaka University (DU) student drowned in the pond of Shahidulah Hall on the campus on Wednesday. The deceased was ...

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Salary hike from next July 

By UNB, DHAKA

The secretary committee on 8th National Pay and Services Commission has recommended Tk 75,000 instead of earlier Tk 80,000 as ...

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Rajshahi, Barisal struggle with bat 

By UNB, DHAKA

Barisal Division trailed by 93 runs against Rajshahi Division in the first innings on day one of the Young Tigers ...

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Dhaka Div South trail by 122 runs against Dhaka Metro 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Division South trailed by 122 runs against Dhaka Merto in the first innings on day one of the Young ...

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Rangpur, Ctg struggling for runs in U-16 Nat'l Cricket 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rangpur and Chittagong divisions suffered a run draught in the Young Tigers Under-16 National Cricket Tournament as they scored 70 ...

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Friday's Premier League football matches abandoned for rain 

By UNB, DHAKA

Friday's two matches of the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier League were abandoned due to unplayable field conditions at Bangabandhu National Stadium. ...

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Burglars loot Tk 11 lakh from 4 offices in city  

By UNB, DHAKA

Burglars looted Tk 11 lakh from four offices at Baitul View Tower in the city's Purana Paltan on Thursday night.Sabbir ...

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Spectrum auction seems uncertain as mobile operators show reluctance 

By UNB, DHAKA

Uncertainty looms over BTRC's upcoming 1800 & 2100 MHz bands spectrum auction as the country's top mobile operators are unwilling ...

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Raihan Al Mugni BSJA general secretary 

By UNB, DHAKA

Raihan Al Mugni of Dhaka Tribune was on Saturday elected general secretary of Bangladesh Sports Journalist Association (BSJA) for the ...

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Rupali Bank KP finish runner up in Premier Div Women's Cricket 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rupali Bank Krira Parishad finished runner up in the 12-team Dhaka Premier Division Women's Cricket League beating Bangladesh Krira Shikkha ...

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Rampur Boys beat S Rahman Smriti 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rampur Boys Club beat S Rahman Smriti Sangsad by 2-0 goals in their Sheikh Kamal Nitol Tata Feni DFA League ...

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Brothers Union beat Feni Soccer 3-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Brothers Union Club Ltd maintained their winning run in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football league beating Feni Soccer Club by ...

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MSC outplay Rahmatganj MFS 5-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan SC Ltd earned a comfortable 5-0 goals victory over Rahmatganj Muslim Friends Society in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier ...

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Milk Vita Vice chair, 6 others get ACC clean chits 

By UNB, DHAKA


The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has cleared the vice chairman of Bangladesh Milk Producers' Co-operative Union Limited, popularly known as ...

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Telcom, Info Society Day celebrated 

By UNB, DHAKA


World Telecommunication and Information Society Day-2015 was celebrated in the country on Sunday as elsewhere in the globe.
The theme for ...

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Take action against default owners: Poba 

By UNB, DHAKA

Green activists here on Sunday demanded the government take legal action against tannery owners if they fail to relocate their ...

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Bibiyana gas field celebrates success with Chevron Bangladesh 

By UNB, DHAKA

Nadampur High School, one of 17 educational institutions that receive support under Chevron's Quality Education Support Initiative, was recently recognized ...

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Sylhet lead by 99 runs against BKSP 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sylhet Division took a 99 runs lead against group-A table toppers Bangladesh Krira Shikkah Pratishthan (BKSP) in the second innings ...

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Three national women footballers fly for Maldives today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Three players of Bangladesh national women's football team -Sabina Khatun, Sabina Akhter and Mirona-will fly for Male today (Tuesday) afternoon ...

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Afghanistan arrive to participate in Asian Men's Volleyball 

By UNB, DHAKA

Afghanistan became the first foreign team to arrive in the capital to participate in the eight-nation DBBL Asian Senior Men's ...

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President asks UGC to play due role in ensuring quality edn 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid on Tuesday asked the University Grants Commission (UGC) to play its due role in ensuring the quality ...

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Khulna crush Rangpur by innings and 17 runs in U-16 Nat’l Cricket 

By UNB, DHAKA

Khulna Division crushed Rangpur Division by an innings and 17 runs in their group-B match of the two-day Young Tigers ...

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Mymensingh crush Habiganj 13-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Mymensingh DSA earned a massive 13-0 goals victory over Habiganj DSA in a Brahmmaputra Region match of the JFA U-14 ...

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Dhaka, Barisal Divisions reach semifinals 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka and Barisal Divisions reached the semifinals of the 2nd Development Cup Under-16 Football Tournament after winning their opening matches ...

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Cosmos SC outplay Uttaran Sangha 4-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Cosmos Sporting Club outplayed Uttaran Sangha Club by 4-0 goals in the Sheikh Kamal Nitol Tata Feni DFA League on ...

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4th Death Anniversary of Al Mosabbir Saadi Pommel today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 4th death anniversary of renowned sports journalist and former general secretary of Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) Al Mosabbir Saadi ...

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11th Death Anniversary of famed organizer Zafar Imam today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 11th death anniversary of famed sports organizer and former secretary general of Bangladesh Olympic Association Zafar Imam will be ...

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Holy Shab-e-Barat on June 2 

By UNB, DHAKA

The holy Shab-e-Barat will be observed in the country on June 2 as the Shaban moon was sighted in Bangladesh ...

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JS body for proper railway land management 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Railways Ministry recommended the ministry to take steps for submitting a report to the committee ...

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Oikkotan Sangsad beat Seven Star 3-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Oikkotan Sangsad Club defeated Seven Star Club by 3-0 goals in the Sheikh Kamal Nitol-Tata Patuakhali DFA League on Wednesday.
Milan ...

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Ctg, Dhaka to play Dev Cup Football final Friday 

By UNB, DHAKA

Defending champion Chittagong and Dhaka Division will play the final of the 2nd Development Cup Under-16 Football Tournament on Friday ...

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Mohammedan SC beat arch rival Abahani  

By UNB, DHAKA

Mohammedan Sporting Club advanced to second position beating their arch rival Abahani Ltd by a solitary goal in their tenth ...

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Salahuddin's court appearance likely to defer indefinitely 

By UNB, DHAKA

The legal process to produce BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed, receiving treatment at a Shillong hospital in
police custody, before Meghalaya court ...

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Social awareness to reduce human trafficking stressed 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Labour and Employment Mujibul Haque Chunnu on Saturday said social awareness must be increased to reduce human ...

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Shakil plays out draw against Gorovets in Chicago Open Chess 

By UNB, DHAKA


IM Abu Sufian Shakil of Bangladesh played out a draw against upper rated IM Andrey Gorovets of Belarus in 2nd ...

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BKSP clinch top slot securing 22 gold medals 

By UNB, DHAKA


BKSP clinched the top slot establishing absolute supremacy in the AKM Shamsuzzoha Smriti 31st National Junior Athletics Championship that concluded ...

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Sonia clinches 1st SAARC Int'l Deaf Chess women's title 

By UNB, DHAKA


Sonia Khatun of Bangladesh clinched the women's section crown as unbeaten champion in the 1st SAARC International Deaf Chess Tournament ...

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DSE and CSE key index gain 

By UNB, DHAKA

Key share price index at the country's twin bourses-Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) experienced slight gain ...

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JS body for exemplary punishment of DU sexual offenders 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Ministry on Sunday urged the government to ensure exemplary punishment of those involved in ...

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PSC Chairman meets President 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chairman of the Public Service Commission (PSC) Ekram Ahmed met President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Sunday.
During the meeting, ...

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Ways to strengthen local Govt discussed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Discussants on Sunday stressed strengthening local government, especially Union Parishad (UP) increasing UP
representatives' power and allowing them to work with ...

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AL meets today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Two joint meetings of Awami League will be held on Monday to discuss preparations to make Friday's mass reception to ...

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Nahid wants int’l coop for ICT in edn 

By UNB, DHAKA

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Sunday at a conference in China urged the world community to cooperate with those ...

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Rampura Boys beat Liverpool SC in Feni DFA League 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rampura Boys Club outplayed Liverpool Sports Club by 3-0 goals in a match of the Sheikh Kamal Nitol Tata Feni ...

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6 accords signed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh and China on Sunday signed six instruments including three MoUs, two cooperation agreements and one exchange of notes in ...

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Prime Bank South Zone score 385 against Islami Bank East Zone 

By UNB, DHAKA


League leader Prime Bank South Zone, riding on a 174 run stand in the 3rd wicket by Shahiar Nafees and ...

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BD suffer 0-3 sets defeat against Kyrgyzstan 

By UNB, DHAKA


Hosts Bangladesh suffered a straight 19-25, 27-25, 18-25 points (0-3 sets) defeat to Kyrgyzstan in a Group B match of ...

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Bashundhara Bangladesh Open 2015 kicks-off today 

By UNB, DHAKA

All the preparations have been completed to host the first-ever Asian Tour event in Bangladesh, the 300,000 US Dollars "Bashundhara ...

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South Zone lead by 369 runs against East Zone in BCL 

By UNB, DHAKA


Title contender and also the league leader Prime Bank South Zone led by 369 runs against second slot holder in ...

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North Zone battle for 3rd place need 192 runs against Central Zone 

By UNB, DHAKA


BCB North Zone are battling for the third slot in the four -team Bangladesh Cricket League as they trailed by ...

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Chevron donates money for BIAM school bldg in Habiganj 

By UNB, DHAKA

Chevron Bangladesh has donated a large amount of money for construction of a new building of BIAM Laboratory School in ...

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Prime Bank South Zone clinch BCL title 

By UNB, DHAKA

Soumya Sarker and Mosaddek Hossain's individual centuries spurred Prime Bank South Zone to clinch the second consecutive Bangladesh Cricket League ...

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Siddikur disappoints as Bashundhara Bangladesh Open Golf tees off 

By UNB, DHAKA

The first-ever Asian Tour event in Bangladesh, the 3,00,000 US Dollars "Bashundhara Bangladesh Open 2015", began on Wednesday at Kurmitola ...

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BNP hails Modi's visit 

By UNB, DHAKA

Welcoming Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's upcoming Bangladesh visit, BNP spokesman Asaduzzaman Ripon on Wednesday said the party is never ...

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Dulal Hossain shines in Round 2 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi little-known golfer Dulal Hossain made a surprise 5th slot after displaying his brilliant performance in the 2nd round of ...

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Ziaur retains joint 2nd after 7th round in KIIT Int'l Chess 

By UNB, DHAKA


Grandmaster Ziaur Rahman of Bangladesh retained the joint second position after the seventh round games of the 8th KIIT International ...

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BCB fine Mizanur, Zunaed for violating Code of Conduct 

By UNB, DHAKA


Bangladesh Cricket Board fined Mizanur Rahman and Zunaed Siddique of BCB North Zone for breaching the BCB Code of Conduct ...

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Bangladesh concede 1-2 goals defeat to Singapore 

By UNB, DHAKA

Hosts Bangladesh National Football team conceded a 1-2 goals defeat against upper ranked Singapore National Football team in a FIFA ...

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Mamat crowned king of inaugural Bangladesh Open Golf  

By UNB, DHAKA


As expected, Singaporean veteran golfer Mardan Mamat, inspired by his wife's special message, fired a two-under-par 69 in the 4th ...

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Hasina, Modi urged to roll back Rampal plant 

By UNB, DHAKA

The National Committee for Protection of Oil, Gas, Mineral Resource, Power and Ports (Oil-Gas Committee) on Wednesday urged Prime Minister ...

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5 killed in lightnings 

By UNB, DHAKA

Five people, including two children, were killed in separate incidents of lightning strike in Pabna and Kushtia districts on Tuesday.In ...

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Samsung Distribution Warehouse launched in Bangladesh 

By UNB, DHAKA


Samsung Electronics Bangladesh has launched a distribution warehouse in Bangladesh for the first time in partnership with TNT recently.
This is ...

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Anti-Human Trafficking Law to be amended: Minister 

By UNB, DHAKA


Industries Minister Amir Hossian Amu on Thursday said the Human Trafficking Prevention and Suppression Act 2012 will be amended with ...

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Bangladesh Bodybuilding team off to Japan 

By UNB, DHAKA


A four-member Bangladesh Bodybuilding team left the capital for Japan on Wednesday afternoon to participate in the 49th Asian Bodybuilding ...

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Zonal phase of Inter-District Kabaddi begin 

By UNB, DHAKA

The zonal phase of the Meizan Fortified Palm Olein Inter-District and National Kabaddi Championship began Thursday in Satkhira and Dinajpur ...

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FFs' allowance gets double 

By UNB, DHAKA

The government has proposed Tk 10,000 as the monthly allowance for the freedom fighters of above 65 years of age, ...

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BFF select squad for Asian Youth Football Fiesta 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Football Federation picked a 16-player squad to form Under-12 team for Asian Youth Football Fiesta to be held on ...

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Ziaur shares 3rd place after 7th round in Mumbai Mayor's Cup 

By UNB, DHAKA


Grandmaster Ziaur Rahman of Bangladesh shared the third slot with 10 other players after 7th round of games in the ...

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Army SA emerge champions, Dhaka RC finish runners-up 

By UNB, DHAKA

Army Shooting Association emerged champions and Dhaka Rifles Club finished runners-up in the Beximco 27th National Shooting Championship that concluded ...

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Brig Gen Rabbani emerges champion  

By UNB, DHAKA

Brig Gen Rabbani (retd) emerged as champions in the senior group of the 2nd Walton Cup Golf Tournament that concluded ...

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BNP wants Modi to advocate for democratic govt in Bangladesh 

By UNB, DHAKA

Welcoming Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BNP on Saturday hoped that he will advocate for establishing a democratic government in ...

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Bangabandhu an icon of democracy, says Modi 

By UNB, DHAKA

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has termed Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman as an icon of democracy, a towering personality and ...

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Wider connectivity vital for dev of region: Hasina 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said a greater connectivity is very vital for the development of the two countries ...

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President mourns Razzak Ali's death 

By UNB, DHAKA


President Abdul Hamid on Sunday expressed shock at the death of former Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad Sheikh Razzak Ali.
In ...

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'Poverty reduced, now bring down inequality' 

By UNB, DHAKA

Former Deputy Governor of Bangladesh Bank Khondkar Ibrahim Khaled has urged the government to incorporate effective and specific guidelines in ...

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Indian cricket team arrives today 

By UNB, DHAKA

A full-strength Indian cricket team will arrive in Dhaka today  (Monday)  morning to play a solitary Test and three ODI's ...

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Mymensingh Kalsindur retain Bangamata Gold Cup title  

By UNB, DHAKA


Mymensingh Kalsindur Govt. Primary School clinched the Bangamata Begum Fazilatunnessa Mujib Gold Cup Primary School Football title for the 2nd ...

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Ticket rates for India matches 

By UNB, DHAKA


Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Monday announced the ticket prices for the Bangladesh-India lone Test and three-match ODI series in ...

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Indonesia to deport 19 BD migrants on Thursday 

By UNB, DHAKA


Nineteen out of 38 suspected Bangladeshis found stranded among Rohingya refugees in North Aceh in Aceh province of Indonesia will ...

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Keep prices stable during Ramzan: Khokon 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) mayor Sayeed Khokon on Tuesday asked traders not to hike the prices of essentials during ...

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DSE, CSE indices drop 

By UNB, DHAKA

Key share price indices at the country's twin bourses-Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) suffered loss for ...

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Ecnec approves 8 projects with Tk 1576.32cr 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) on Tuesday approved eight development projects involving Tk 1576.32 crore, including ...

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Kyrgyzstan in city to play FIFA World Cup qualifier 

By UNB, DHAKA


Kyrgyzstan Football team arrived in the capital on Tuesday evening to play their away match of the FIFA World Cup ...

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Bangladesh has a chance to shine 

By UNB, DHAKA


Bangladesh will take on India in the solitary Test of the Za 'n Zee Ice Cream Cricket Series at Khan ...

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Fugitive Hasan Ali to die for war crimes 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Crimes Tribunal-1 (ICT-1) on Tuesday condemned fugitive Syed M Hachen alias Hasan Ali of Kishoreganj to death for ...

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Supplementary budget for 2014-15 passed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Parliament on Tuesday passed the supplementary budget of Tk 9508.57 crore for fiscal 2014-15 to meet the increased expenditure under ...

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Inter-Services Swimming, Water Polo and Diving Competition begin 

By UNB, DHAKA



The Inter-Services Swimming, Water Polo and Diving Competitions began at Banani Army Swimming Complex in the city on Wednesday.
Adjutant General ...

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Dr Jafarullah gets one hr jail 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Crimes Tribunal-2 on Wednesday sentenced Dr Jafarullah Chowdhury, one of the 23 noted citizens who published a statement ...

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Emajuddin for making deals signed with India public 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prof Emajuddin Ahmed on Wednesday demanded the government through parliament make public the deals signed during Indian Prime Minister Narendra ...

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Look at 'water issue' in broader prism 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh has called upon the international community to look at the 'water' issue through a broader prism to address the ...

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Bangladesh suffer 1-3 defeat against Kyrgyzstan  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh made a frustrating start in the FIFA World Cup 2018 and AFC Asia Cup 2019 Qualifiers (Group B, Round-2) ...

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BCB announces squad for 3-match ODI series against India 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Saturday announced a 14-member Tigers' final squad for the three-match Zan'n Zee Ice Cream ODI ...

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Tajikistan Football team due today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Tajikistan National Football team will arrive in the capital today (Sunday) afternoon by an Emirates flight to play their away ...

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BD fails to meet fiscal transparency requirements: US 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh has failed to meet the minimum requirements of fiscal transparency for the fiscal year 2015 though three South Asian ...

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Call to recognise female farmers' contributions 

By UNB, DHAKA


Development activists at a meeting here on Sunday demanded official recognition of female farmers as they equally contribute to household ...

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Air Chief meets President 

By UNB, DHAKA


Newly appointed Chief of Air Staff Air Marshal Abu Esrar made a courtesy call on President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban ...

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BGMEA plans to set up 1,000 retail stores in India 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has proposed establishing around 1,000 retail stores in various Indian cities to display ...

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President condoles Habibur's death 

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid on Sunday expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of eminent journalist, advisory Editor of the ...

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'Bangladesh to get rid of hunger by 2030' 

By UNB, DHAKA


Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Sunday said Bangladesh is going to get rid of hunger by 2030 as it ...

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Tajikistan National Football team arrives in city 

By UNB, DHAKA


A 30-member team of Tajikistan National Football reached here on Sunday to play their away match of the FIFA World ...

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Eight lifters earn gold on opening day 

By UNB, DHAKA

Eight weightlifters bagged gold medals on the opening day of the National Club and Inter-Service Weightlifting Competition from their respective ...

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Bangladesh Navy reach final 

By UNB, DHAKA


Bangladesh Navy reached the final of the Meizan Fortified Palm Olein National Kabaddi Championship eliminating Bangladesh Army by 7-5 points ...

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Dhaka-Delhi deals positive route for dev: US Envoy 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat on Sunday said the agreements signed by Bangladesh and India underscored the positive trajectory ...

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HC for abolishing Section 12(2) of ACC Act 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Sunday issued a rule asking for explanation as to why the provision of making the Anti ...

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Female cop's rapists to be brought to justice: Asad 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Home Affairs Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Sunday said actions will be taken against the rapists of a ...

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Ihsanul Karim PM's new Press Secretary 

By UNB, DHAKA


Ihsanul Karim, an eminent journalist and former Press Secretary to President Abdul Hamid, has been appointed the Prime Minister's Press ...

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Non-MPO instns demand enlistment under MPO 

By UNB, DHAKA


Teachers and employees of more than 7,000 non-MPO educational institutions on Monday demanded inclusion under the government's Monthly Pay Order ...

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BGB reach final eliminating Air Force  

By UNB, DHAKA


Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) reached the final of the Meizan Fortified Palm Olein National Kabaddi Championship eliminating Bangladesh Air Force ...

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Bangladesh play with Tajikistan today 

By UNB, DHAKA


Hosts Bangladesh will play Tajikistan in their 2nd home match of the FIFA World Cup 2018 and AFC Asia Cup ...

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47 Bangladeshis return from Thailand  

By UNB, DHAKA

A batch of 47 Bangladeshi nationals, earlier trafficked into Thailand by sea, return home at 7.30 pm on Monday by ...

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Cross-border vehicles deal signed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Bhutan on Monday signed a framework agreement which will allow the movement of personal, passenger and ...

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EU for quick action on climate change 

By UNB, DHAKA

Ambassador of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Bangladesh Pierre Mayaudon on Tuesday said the year2015 is a decisive year ...

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Any chaos during hartal to be dealt with: Asad 

By UNB, DHAKA

State Minister for Home Asaduzzaman Khan on Tuesday warned that law enforcers will tackle with an iron hand if anyone ...

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SC starts hearing SQC appeal 

By UNB, DHAKA


The Supreme Court on Tuesday started hearing the appeal filed by condemned convict Salauddin Quader Chowdhury challenging the death penalty ...

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BPL to return in November 

By UNB, DHAKA


After a recess of one year and nine months, the 3rd version of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 Cricket will ...

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Semifinals of National Women's Cricket League today 

By UNB, DHAKA


Both the semifinals of the 7th Women's National Cricket League will be held on Thursday at the Dhanmondi Cricket Stadium ...

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Rony opened fire from car, testifies his friend 

By UNB, DHAKA

Kamal Mahmud, a friend of ruling party MP Pinu Khan's son Bakhtiar Alam Rony, stated before a Dhaka court that ...

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Bangladesh emerge joint champions in International Blind Cricket 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Blind Cricket team emerged joint champions in the Tri-Bangla Friendship International Blind Cricket Tournament with South Bengal Blind team ...

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ICT warrant for arrest of Dr Zafrullah 

By UNB, DHAKA

The International Crimes Tribunal-2 (ICT-2) on Thursday issued a warrant for the arrest of Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder Dr Zafrullah Chowdhury ...

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21 dopers held in city 

By UNB, DHAKA

Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police strengthened its drive against doper gangs, well known as
'Malam Party or Ogyan Party', ...

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Obama greets Muslims on Ramzan 

By UNB, DHAKA

US President Barack Obama has greeted the Muslims across the world on the occasion of the holy month of Ramzan. ...

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Poor allocation to climate issues irks activists 

By UNB, DHAKA


Green activists here on Saturday expressed their disappointment that the climate change issues got poor attention in the proposed national ...

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Int'l Yoga Day to be observed in city today 

By UNB, DHAKA


The Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre in collaboration with the United Nations System in Bangladesh and the Bangladesh Yoga Association will ...

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Village police wants pay scale 

By UNB, DHAKA


Members of the village police force on Saturday demanded induction into the national pay scale alongside rations and retirement benefits ...

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MIDAS SME trade fair from Thursday 

By UNB, DHAKA

A three-day trade fair titled 'MIDAS SME Trade Fair 2015' will begin at the MIDAS Centre in the city on ...

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Nahid off to Bahamas to join edn confce 

By UNB, DHAKA

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Saturday night left here for Bahamas to join the 19th Conference of Commonwealth Education ...

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Fakhrul gets HC bail in all cases 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court on Sunday granted an interim bail to detained BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir in ...

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ICT withdraws arrest warrant against Zafrullah 

By UNB, DHAKA

A tribunal here on Sunday withdrew the warrant it issued earlier for the arrest of Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder Dr Zafrullah ...

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WSIS Award handed over to PM 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday received the World Summit on Information Society (WSIS) Award, which Bangladesh won at a ...

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National U-15 Football begins from June 27  

By UNB, DHAKA

The 61-team first phase of Sailor-BFF Under-15 National Football Championship begins in eight zonal venues across the country on June ...

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Sultana Kamal 35th National Women's Chess begins 

By UNB, DHAKA


The first phase of the Sultana Kamal 35th National Women's Chess Championship began at the hall room of Bangladesh Chess ...

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Haji Selim questions BGB's capacity 

By UNB, DHAKA

Independent MP Haji Mohammad Salim on Monday questioned the capacity of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) as its member was abducted ...

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NID card renewal, correction to cost more 

By UNB, DHAKA

People will have to pay for renewal or correction of any information in their National Identity (NID) cards
from September 1. ...

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US Student Visa Day June 25, July 9 

By UNB, DHAKA


The consular section of the US Embassy in Dhaka in collaboration with the Embassy's EducationUSA student advising center, will host ...

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2nd round of 35th National Cricket Championship begins today 

By UNB, DHAKA


The 2nd round of the 35th National Cricket Championship begins today (Wednesday) simultaneously at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna ...

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Flag meeting to bring back Razzak today 

By UNB, DHAKA

A flag meeting will be held on Thursday to bring back BGB Nayek Abdur Razzak who was abducted by Mayanmar's ...

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Fitra fixed at Tk 60 

By UNB, DHAKA

Fitra has been fixed at minimum Tk 60 per head this year. Islamic Foundation has fixed the amount at a ...

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Lab test finds no evidence of rotten wheat  

By UNB, DHAKA

The Food Ministry in a statement on Wednesday said there is no evidence of rotten or substandard wheat in the ...

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HC failed to apply judicial mind in Maya's case: SC 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court did not apply its judicial mind at all while acquitting incumbent Relief and Disaster Management Minister Mofazzal ...

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Nasim seeks more allocation for health sector 

By UNB, DHAKA



Health Minister Mohammad Nasim on Sunday demanded increased allocation for the health sector to ensure better healthcare for all.
He ...

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Gen Belal meets PM, President 

By UNB, DHAKA



General Belal also met President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban the same day. During the meeting, Shafiul Huq expressed his gratitude ...

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Sheikh Jamal DC vanquish Farashganj SC 9-1 to break record 

By UNB, DHAKA

Defending champion Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club notched a 9-1 goals victory over lowly Farashganj Sporting Club in the second phase ...

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GM Ziaur Rahman shares 3rd slot in Commonwealth Chess 

By UNB, DHAKA




Bangladeshi GM Ziaur Rahman, a player of Dhaka Mohammedan SC, shared the 3rd slot with 15 other players in the ...

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Thirty players share top slot in Walton International Rating Chess 

By UNB, DHAKA

Thirty players including GM Abdullah Al Rakib, FM Syed Mahfuzur Rahman, FM Mehdi Hasan Parag, Monir Hossain, Uten, Golam Mostafa ...

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U-18 NCL BKSP at stumps 103/4 against Rajshahi on day 2 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Pratishthan (BKSP) scored 103 runs at stumps against Rajshahi Division on the second day of the Young ...

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SC rejects Govt Plea against Fakhrul's bail in 3 cases 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court (SC) on Sunday turned down the government's petition against a High Court order ...

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Autocratic regime to be ousted thru’ mass upheaval 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Sunday alleged that people are passing through a tough time as the current 'usurper' government ...

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PM to host iftar for politicians 

By UNB, DHAKA


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday invited opposition leader Raushon Ershad and Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad to attend an ...

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Muktijoddha drop points with Feni Soccer 

By UNB, DHAKA

Muktijoddha Sangsad KC dropped important points with lowly Feni Soccer Club as their Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League match ended ...

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South Africa cricket team due today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The South Africa Cricket Team will arrive in the capital on Tuesday to play a full-fledged series against Bangladesh in ...

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Housewife found dead in city: 6 held 

By UNB, DHAKA

A young housewife was found dead inside an underground water reservoir at Gudaraghat under Shah Ali thana in the city ...

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Finance Bill’15 passed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Parliament on Monday passed the Finance Bill-2015 with some major changes to the tax measures proposed originally, including lowering of ...

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WB provides $473m support to build urban resilience 

By UNB, DHAKA


The government on Tuesday signed two financing agreements with the International Development Association (IDA) of the World Bank under which ...

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Budget passed 

By UNB, DHAKA

Parliament on Tuesday passed the Tk 2,95,100 crore national budget for FY 2015-'16, the second budget of the current Awami ...

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Egyptian Embassy opens condolence book 

By UNB, DHAKA



The Egyptian Embassy in Dhaka has opened a condolence book as Egypt's Prosecutor General Hisham Barakat was recently killed in ...

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Deals signed with PMO subordinate bodies for result-oriented works 

By UNB, DHAKA



The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) for the second consecutive year signed the Annual Performance Agreement (APA) on Wednesday with its ...

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SA skipper praises Bangladesh's improvement 

By UNB, DHAKA


The South African cricket team skipper, for T20I and ODI matches against Bangladesh, Faf du Plessis in his first appearance ...

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Chittagong beat Laxmipur 3-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 61-team first phase of Sailor-BFF Under-15 National Football Championship began on Thursday at seven zonal venues across the country ...

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Dhaka Metro lead by 85 runs against BKSP 

By UNB, DHAKA


Dhaka Metro led by 85 runs over Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Pratishthan (BKSP) in the first innings on the first day ...

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US lauds BD for achieving LMIC status Its position on Jan 5 polls remains same 

By UNB, DHAKA

US Ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat on Thursday appreciated Bangladesh's graduation from the low-income status to lower middle-income nation (LMIC) ...

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Borsha Fair begins in city today 

By UNB, DHAKA


A five-day Borsha Fair- 1422 and Handicraft Exhibition will begin in the capital today.
Bangladesh Small & Cottage Industries Corporation (BSCIC) ...

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Mohammedan beat BJMC 2-1 

By UNB, DHAKA



Came from behind, Dhaka Mohammedan SC registered a 2-1 goals victory over Team BJMC in their 2nd leg match of ...

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Speaker calls on President 

By UNB, DHAKA

Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury made a courtesy call on President Abdul Hamid at
Bangabhaban on Sunday.
During ...

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87pc people happy over power supply 

By UNB, DHAKA


A survey on consumer satisfaction claims that on average 87 percent people are happy with the 'uninterrupted power supply' in ...

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Don't alienate VIPs from people  

By UNB, DHAKA

President Abdul Hamid on Sunday asked the members of President Guard Regiment (PGR) to keep in mind so that the ...

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BD Makes progress in children welfare 

By UNB, DHAKA

Though remarkable progress being made in many areas for the wellbeing of children in Bangladesh but widespread disparities remain between ...

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Loss won’t shatter Tigers' confidence: Mashrafe 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has said their confidence will not be shattered following the loss against mighty South Africa ...

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Dhaka beat Chittagong by five wickets 

By UNB, DHAKA

A brilliant 91-run by Mehrab Hossain Jr steered Dhaka DSA to earn a facile five-victory over Chittagong DSA in the ...

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Bangladeshi FM Fahad Rahman shares top slot 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi FM Mohammad Fahad Rahman, a player of Titas Club, shared the top slot in the 25th Telegraph School Chess ...

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Young Tigers take 1-0 lead crushing Proteas by 8 wkts 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Under-19 cricket team smartly took a 1-0 lead in the seven-match ODI series as they notched an eight-wicket victory ...

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Dhaka rout Gazipur by 8-0 goals 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka crushed Gazipur by 8-0 goals in the Sailor-BFF National U-15 Football Championship at Tangail District Stadium on Sunday.
Borhanuddin and ...

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HC order over writ on rotten wheat Wednesday 

By UNB, DHAKA

The High Court will pass its order on Wednesday (July 8) on a writ petition filed seeking its directives to ...

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IGP slams Khaleda for her remarks against police 

By UNB, DHAKA

Inspector General of Police (IGP) AKM Shahidul Haque on Saturday termed baseless and regrettable BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia's comment that ...

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How can corrupt minister hold office, questions Khaleda 

By UNB, DHAKA

Observing that the country has turned dysfunctional due to 'misrule and corruption', BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Sunday wondered that ...

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'Share Hope' campaign begins in city  

By UNB, DHAKA

A 15-day campaign titled 'Share Hope' began in the city to share happiness with thousands of children who are not ...

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Rajshahi beat Dhaka by 24 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA


Rajshahi DSA defeated Dhaka DSA by 24 runs in the 35th National Cricket Championship at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium ...

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Pleas for fresh contempt charge against Dr Zafrullah 

By UNB, DHAKA

A petition has been filed with the International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) to bring contempt of court proceedings afresh against Gonoshasthaya ...

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BNP hits back at IGP over Khaleda's remark 

By UNB, DHAKA

BNP called unbecoming and unexpected Inspector General of Police (IGP) AKM Shahidul Haque's statement countering the party chairperson Khaleda Zia's ...

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‘BD must demand UN to control capital flow’ 

By UNB, DHAKA

Twenty-eight rights, labour and farmers' organisations on Tuesday demanded that Bangladesh delegation to UN Addis Ababa Conference on Finance for ...

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Bandwidth lease-out starts this week: BSNL 

By UNB, DHAKA

Weeks after the signing of an agreement by New Delhi and Dhaka on telecommunication links, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) ...

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Child rights integration in dev cooperation 

By UNB, DHAKA

As part of their collaboration, Unicef and the European Union (EU) on Tuesday launched 'Child Rights Toolkit: Integrating child rights ...

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Town Club clinch Jessore DFA League title 

By UNB, DHAKA

Town Club have clinched the Jessore DFA Sheikh Kamal Nitol-Tata Football League title, beating Moin Smriti Sangsad 1-0 in the ...

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Brothers beat Farashganj 3-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Brothers Union Club registered a facile 3-1 goals victory over Farashganj SC in the 2nd leg match of the Manyavar ...

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Natore emerge Rajshahi venue champions 

By UNB, DHAKA

Natore Under-15 district football team emerged Rajshahi zone champions, beating Naogaon district team 6-5 on penalties in the zonal final ...

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FM Fahad Rahman finishes 9th 

By UNB, DHAKA


Bangladeshi Fide Master Mohammad Fahad Rahman, a player of Titas Club, finished 9th in the Telegraph School Chess Championship securing ...

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Ctg beat Sylhet by 16 runs 

By UNB, DHAKA

A five-wicket haul by Kazi Kamrul enabled Chittagong DSA to earn a 16-run victory over Sylhet DSA in the 35th ...

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BCB announces squad for 1st two ODIs against South Africa 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Tuesday announced a 14-member squad of Bangladesh National Cricket Team for the first two ODIs ...

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Food Directorate responsible for wheat import 

By UNB, DHAKA

Denying his involvement in bad wheat import from Brazil, Food Minister Qamrul Islam on Tuesday said it was the Directorate ...

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Projects worth Tk 10,553 cr okayed 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) on Tuesday approved the 'Important Rural Infrastructures Development Project' with an ...

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Asad makes U-turn over arrest 

By UNB, DHAKA

Backing off from his previous comment, State Minister for Home Affairs Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Tuesday said no culprit of ...

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Parliament hails PM for achieving BD's lower middle-income status 

By UNB, DHAKA



Parliament on Wednesday adopted a resolution thanking Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for her wisdom, farsightedness and dynamic leadership to turn ...

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Bangladesh Wrestling team off to China today 

By UNB, DHAKA

A two-member Bangladesh Wrestling team leaves the capital for China today (Thursday) to participate in the 11th Asian Wrestling Championship ...

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Narayanganj emerge zonal champions 

By UNB, DHAKA

Narayanganj District team emerged zonal champions to reach the final round of the Sailor-BFF National U-15 Football Championship beating Pabna ...

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Young Boys SC beat Surjo Tarun Club 2-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Young Boys Sports Club beat Surjo Tarun Club by 2-0 goals in the Sheikh Kamal Nitol-Tata Pirojpur DFA Football League ...

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Sheikh Russel seal 2-1 victory over Mohammedan 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra notched a 2-1 victory over upper hand Mohammedan Sporting Club in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football ...

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Shakib takes Iftar with children with autism 

By UNB, DHAKA

World number one all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan had Iftar with children with autism on the occasion of the first founding ...

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Germany for sophisticated long-term BD urban planning 

By UNB, DHAKA

German Ambassador in Dhaka Dr Thomas Prinz on Thursday said Dhaka is one of the fastest growing cities in the ...

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Dhaka, Barisal, Sylhet, Thakurgaon emerge zonal champions 

By UNB, DHAKA

Four more district teams -- Dhaka, Barisal, Sylhet and Thakurgaon  emerged zonal champions to reach the final round of the ...

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BD-India expedition climbs Kashmir's Mt. Nun 

By UNB, DHAKA

A joint Bangladesh-India group of climbers have scaled the 7,135 metre high Mt. Nun in Punjab Himalaya under Jammu and ...

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Chittagong emerge Ctg zone champion 

By UNB, DHAKA


Chittagong Under-15 District Football team emerged Chittagong zone champion eliminating Rangamati 7-1 in the in the zonal final of the ...

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Sheikh Russel rout Muktijoddha 5-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra crushed Muktijoddha Sangsad Krira Chakra 5-1 in the second leg match of the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier ...

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Bangladesh beat South Africa by 8 wkts to take 3-1 lead 

By UNB, DHAKA

Touring Bangladesh Under-19 team took a 3-1 lead in the seven-match Youth ODI series outplaying hosts South Africa Under-19 side ...

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Feni reach zonal final beating Cox's Bazar 2-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Feni District team reached the zonal final of the Sailor-BFF National U-15 Football Championship eliminating Cox's Bazar District team by ...

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Mohammedan split points with Brothers in goalless affair 

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohammedan Sporting Club Ltd split points with Brothers Union Club as their 2nd leg match of the Manyavar Bangladesh ...

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Outgoing Dutch envoy meets President 

By UNB, DHAKA



Outgoing Ambassador of the Netherlands to  Bangladesh Gerben de Jong made a farewell call on President Abdul  Hamid at Bangabhaban ...

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Bangladesh Special Olympic team to compete in Olympic World Games 

By UNB, DHAKA

An 80-member contingent of the Special Olympics of Bangladesh will participate in the 2015 Special Olympics Summer World Games to ...

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GM Ziaur Rahman maintains solo lead 

By UNB, DHAKA

GM Ziaur Rahman of Dhaka Mohammedan SC maintains his solely lead in the Gazi Habibur Rahman International Rating Chess Tournament ...

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Bangladesh to play South Africa in 5th ODI today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Touring Bangladesh Under-19 Cricket team will play South Africa Under-19 side in the 5th match of the seven-match Youth ODI ...

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Both Bangladesh, South Africa cricket teams reach Chittagong  

By UNB, DHAKA

Both the Bangladesh and South Africa cricket teams reached Chittagong Monday afternoon to play 3rd ODI and first Test match ...

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BCB announces 14-man squad for 1st Test 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Sunday announced a 14-member squad of Bangladesh Cricket Team for the first match of the ...

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Provision for Govt nod for arresting public servants 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Cabinet on Monday approved in principle the draft of the 'Civil Service Bill 2015' with a provision of forming ...

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BB's Cash Dept in Motijheel, Ctg to remain open Wednesday 

By UNB, DHAKA


The Motijheel and Chittagong offices of Bangladesh Bank's Cash Department will remain open on Wednesday to facilitate the payment of ...

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ACC to resume probe into non-funded part of Sonali Bank loan scam 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has decided to resume its probe into the non-funded part of the much-talked-about Sonali Bank ...

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Feni emerge zonal champions eliminating Chittagong 

By UNB, DHAKA

Feni District team emerged zonal champions to reach the final round of the Sailor-BFF National U-15 Football Championship eliminating hosts ...

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Sheikh Jamal thrash Team BJMC 4-1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Holders Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club further consolidated their claim to clinch the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League title beating Team ...

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Punishment of Rajan's killer demanded 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rights activists on Tuesday staged several protest rallies in the city demanding immediate arrest and punishment of those involved in ...

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Hassle-free journey for home-goers demanded 

By UNB, DHAKA



Bangladesh Passenger Welfare Association on  Tuesday demanded that government should take stern steps to ensure  hassle-free journey for home-going people ...

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Korean music concerts in city on July 30-31 

By UNB, DHAKA

The Korean Embassy in Dhaka will host music concerts, titled 'Charm of Korea VII 2015 Woong San Jazz Story', on ...

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PM to provide cheques to journos today 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will hand over cheques for donation to ill, insolvent and accident-hurt journalists and family members of ...

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Building skilled manpower a challenge : Minister 

By UNB, DHAKA

Newly appointed Expatriate Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister Nurul Islam BSc on Wednesday said it is a challenge for the ...

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Shakib enters ODI elite club 

By UNB, DHAKA

World number one all rounder in all three formats of cricket Shakib Al Hasan is now the seventh cricketer to ...

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Mashrafe touches 200-wkt milestone in ODI 

By UNB, DHAKA


Bangladesh ODI captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has become the 3rd cricketer for Bangladesh to reach the milestone of taking 200 ...

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Amjad Chy buried 

By UNB, DHAKA

Maj Gen (retd) Amjad Khan Chowdhury, the chief executive officer of PRAN-RFL Group who died in the USA on July ...

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Ten killed in lightnings 

By UNB, DHAKA

Ten people were killed and five others injured in lightning strikes in Habiganj, Pirojpur, Chapainwabganj and Laxmipur districts on Wednesday.
According ...

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Brothers Union beat Muktijoddha SKC 3-2 

By UNB, DHAKA

Brothers Union Club advanced to the 3rd slot in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League beating Muktijoddha Sangsad Krira Chakra ...

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Capital punishment to Rajon killers demanded 

By UNB, DHAKA

Centre for Human Rights and Social Development (CHRSD) demanded capital punishment to the killers of 13-year old boy Rajon who ...

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BNP concerned over river-linking project 

By UNB, DHAKA

Voicing deep concern over India's reported move to connect Teesta-Ganga-Manas-Sankosh covering three states, BNP on Wednesday urged the government to ...

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Jt Art Weekend begins in 5 embassies today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The embassies of Brazil, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway and Switzerland will host a two-day joint 'Art Weekend' beginning today at ...

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Mymensingh to play Dinajpur in opener Saturday 

By UNB, DHAKA

The final round of the eight-team JFA Under-14 National Women's Football Championship begins on Saturday with Mymensingh DSA taking on ...

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Feni Soccer beat Farashganj SC 4-2 

By UNB, DHAKA

Feni Soccer Club managed a 4-2 goals victory over lowly Farashganj SC in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League at ...

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Indian project harmful to BD not acceptable: Anisul 

By UNB, DHAKA

Water Resources Minister Anisul Islam Mahmud on Thursday said the government will not accept any project by neighbouring India that ...

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DSE breaks psychological barrier of 4,800 points 

By UNB, DHAKA

Broad index at the country's premier bourse, Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), broke the psychological barrier of 4,800 points to close ...

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BRRI study shows insecticide use gives no yield advantage in rice cultivation 

By UNB, DHAKA

The use of insecticides in rice cultivation do not give any yield advantage to farmers, rather increase production cost as ...

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34 missions fail to achieve FY 15 export target 

By UNB, DHAKA

Thirty four out of 53 Bangladesh missions abroad have failed to achieve their respective export target for the
last fiscal year ...

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Sheikh Jamal outplay Brothers Union 

By UNB, DHAKA

Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club almost assured the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League crown outplaying Brothers Union Club by 5-1 goals ...

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Rahmatganj upset Muktijoddha 3-2 

By UNB, DHAKA


Rahmatganj Muslim Friends Society upset upper ranked Muktijoddha Sanghsad Krira Chakkra by 3-2 goals in the 2nd leg match of ...

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BCB announces Tigers squad for 2nd Test against South Africa  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh Cricket Board on Sunday announced a 14-member Bangladesh squad for the second Test against mighty South Africa which will ...

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Dhaka seeks deal to cut gas emission 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh on Sunday urged France to put pressure on global leaders in the next climate summit to reach a legally-binding ...

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Founding anniv of SL today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 21st founding anniversary of Awami Swechchasebak League, an associate body of the ruling Awami League, will be observed on ...

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Founding anniv of SL today 

By UNB, DHAKA

The 21st founding anniversary of Awami Swechchasebak League, an associate body of the ruling Awami League, will be observed on ...

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Mohammedan SC beat Feni Soccer 2-1  

By UNB, DHAKA

Dhaka Mohamedan SC advanced to the 2nd slot in the Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League beating Feni Soccer Club by ...

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B'desh U-12 team crushes Madanganj Academy 10-0  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh U-12 National Football team, now preparing for the next month's U-12 Football Festa in Korea, crushed Madanganj U-12 Football ...

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Maritime ports asked to hoist signal No 3  

By UNB, DHAKA

The maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar,
Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal No ...

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PM to open Info Bldg construction work Aug 6 

By UNB, DHAKA

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the construction work of Information Bhaban project at Circuit House road in the city ...

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Ctg Abahani play 1-1 draw with Farashganj  

By UNB, DHAKA

In a battle of two lowly teams--Chittagong Abahani Limited played to a 1-1 draw with relegation-bound Farashganj SC in the ...

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Mymensingh earn a massive 16-0 victory over Khulna  

By UNB, DHAKA

Mymensingh District smartly reached the semifinal of the JFA Under-14 National Women's Football Championship from Group A with one match ...

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Auto-rickshaws on highways banned from Aug 1 

By UNB, DHAKA

Amid sharp rise in road fatalities, the government on Monday clamped a ban on the movement of three-wheelerauto-rickshaws and non-motorised ...

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'Dhaka-Beijing defence ties reach heights' 

By UNB, DHAKA

Senior Colonel Zhang Wei, Chinese Defence Attaché' in Bangladesh on Tuesday said Bangladesh-China defence relations reached 'unprecedented' heights in recent ...

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Rangpur taste 1st win outplaying Rajshahi 6-0 

By UNB, DHAKA

Rangpur District team tasted the first victory in their 2nd match of the JFA U-14 National Women's Football Championship outplaying ...

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Tigers face Proteas in 2nd Test from tomorrow 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh will face South Africa in the second Test of the two-match National Polymer Test Cricket Series at Sher-e-Bangla National ...

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BOA announces training schedules of 4 more sports 

By UNB, DHAKA

The training and development committee of Bangladesh Olympic Association (BOA) on Tuesday announced the training schedule of four more sports ...

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Parul Akhter bags gold in swimming 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi swimmer Parul Akhter on Tuesday clinched the gold medal in the Women's 100-metre freestyle in the ongoing Special Olympics ...

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Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre postpones progs 

By UNB, DHAKA


Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre has postponed its scheduled programmes for July 31 and August 1 due to the sudden sad ...

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JS body for increasing schools under MPO 

By UNB, DHAKA


The Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Education Ministry on Wednesday suggested the government to increase the number of schools under ...

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Tigers express solidarity with 'Toys-R-URs'  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh National Cricket team expressed their solidarity with Toys-R-URs (Toys Are Yours), a campaign for collecting toys for the underprivileged ...

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Team BJMC beat Rahmatganj MFS 3-1  

By UNB, DHAKA


Team BJMC beat Rahmatganj MFS by 3-1 goals in the 2nd leg match of Manyavar Bangladesh Premier Football League at ...

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Bangladesh beat Ireland 4-1 in football: Munni wins bronze medal in freestyle 

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladesh beat Ireland by 4-1 goals in the Special Olympics Summer World Games Football now being held in Los Angeles, ...

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Sana reaches 3rd round  

By UNB, DHAKA

Bangladeshi Archer Mohammad Roman Sana reached the 3rd round of the World Archery Championship beating his Serbian rival P Luca ...

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Monsoon depression intensifies 

By UNB, DHAKA

The maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted localcautionary signal no as ...

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BNP upset  

By UNB, DHAKA

Claiming that its standing committee member Salauddin Quader Chowdhury was denied justice, BNP on Wednesday said the party was disappointed, ...

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Bangladesh earn 3 more gold medals