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Don’t arrest or harass Prothom Alo editor, 5 others: HC -Daily Star

The High Court today ordered the law enforcers not to harass or arrest Prothom Alo Editor and Publisher Matiur Rahman and five others until the…

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Rohingya man killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’

A Rohingya man, who was allegedly involved in drug smuggling, was killed in “gunfight” with the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in Cox’s Bazar early today. The…

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Facebook apologizes for vulgar translation of Chinese leader’s name

Facebook Inc on Saturday blamed a technical error for Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s name appearing as “Mr Shithole” in posts on its platform when translated…

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Dhaka’s ‘coordination’ problem | The Daily Star

To offer better city services to the inhabitants of Dhaka, past governments have stressed on the “coordination” of activities of all the city service providers—as…

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Foreign brands want easy tariff rules to expand in Bangladesh

Many multinational clothing brands, which source billions of dollars of garment items from Bangladesh, have recently expressed their willingness to open their outlets in the…

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Star day at a Glance, Saturday, January 18, 2020

Hello dear readers! How are you doing today? Here are the news headlines so far on January 18, 2020 Credit: Source link

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Govt bus service for school students to be launched in Ctg

Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) is going to launch 10 buses for the students of Chattogram next week. Only school and madrasa students will be…

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Virus casts shadow over China’s biggest festival

Health authorities are concerned that a virus originating in central China could spread when hundreds of millions of Chinese travel during next week’s lunar new…

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Thousands join second phase of Ijtema

Prayers and sermons marked the first day of the second phase of Biswa Ijtema, one of the largest congregations of the Muslims after the Hajj,…

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Stop recurrence of scams in banking sector

The High Court has stressed the need for preventing financial scams in the banking sector. In the full text of a verdict, it said some…

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