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Dhaka,  Tue,  24 May 2016
May 24, 2016, 5:23 pm
NARAIL, May 24: Police recovered the body of a man from Arenda Bazaar area under Lohagara upazila of Narail Tuesday morning. The deceased was identified as Ajgar Sheikh, 23, son of Saukat Sheikh of Saratala village in Sadar upazila. A team of
May 24, 2016, 5:12 pm
JESSORE, May 24: Police arrested a man and recovered a foreign pistol, a magazine and three bullets from Ramnagar Dhakkhinpara in Jessore town Monday night. The arrested was identified as Waliur Rahman Prince, 31, son of Hayder Ali, a resident of
Singapore's industrial production in April is forecast to have contracted from a year earlier, a Reuters poll showed, underscoring the headwinds the manufacturing sector faces from sluggish global demand. The median forecast in the survey of 13 economists was for industrial output to fall 0.3 per cent in April year-on-year, after declining 0.5 per cent in March. On a month-on-month and seasonally adjusted basis, manufacturing output is seen rising 0.8 per cent, the Reuters poll showed. The April industrial production data is due on Thursday, May 26 at 1 p.m. local time (0500 GMT). Data released last week showed that Singapore's non-oil domestic exports
GENEVA, May 24: A Swiss private bank will face criminal proceedings and be liquidated after allegedly committing serious breaches of anti-money laundering regulations in connection with the suspected embezzlement of a Malaysian state investment fund., AP reports. Switzerland's market supervisor indicated
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A young man was shot to death by miscreants at Laskardi village in Gazaria upazila of Munshiganj district on Monday night. The deceased was identified as Mohammad Hanif, 30, son of late Naju of the village, according to a news agency report. Hedayetul Islam, officer-in-charge of Gazaria Police Station, said a gang of miscreants opened fire at an election camp of Awami
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Gold dipped on Tuesday to trade near a 3-1/2 week low hit in the previous session, pressured by expectations that the U.S Federal Reserve will raise interest rates sooner rather than later. The prospect of an early rate hike, as indicated by Fed meeting minutes released last week, and a strengthening dollar have pushed down bullion by 3.6 per cent so
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ANKARA, May 24: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has approved a new government formed by his trusted ally who has
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Facebook apologised after refusing to run an advert featuring plus-sized model Tess Holliday wearing a bikini. The social network told the
University Grants Commission (UGC) Chairman Prof Abdul Mannan has urged the public university authorities to strictly comply with the government's financial and administrative rules and UGC guidelines in running their universities. The UGC chairman made his observation on Sunday at a view exchange meeting with vice-chancellors, pro vice-chancellors, treasurers, registrars and other high officials of 37 public universities of the country at the UGC auditorium in the city.  UGC Secretary Dr Md Khaled, UGC Members Prof Dr Dil Afroza Begum, Prof ...
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Defending champion Stan Wawrinka recovered to beat Czech Lukas Rosol in the French Open first round. Swiss Wawrinka, 31, who beat
Academic activities of four private medical colleges will face closure if the authorities concerned fail to provide required documents within next 15 days, a release of the health ministry said Sunday. The four medical colleges are - Bangladesh Medical College at Dhanmondi, Popular Medical College, Uttara Adhunik Medical College and Uttara Women's Medical College. The ministry took the decision at a meeting on the 'Private Medical/Dental College Establishment and Administration Policy' on Sunday at the secretariat. Health minister Mohammad Nasim chaired the ...
Central leaders of 14-party alliance will visit Chittagong city today (Tuesday), reports BSS. The spokesman of the alliance Awami League presidium member Mohammad Nasim will lead the delegation. The central leaders of the alliance will address a public rally at Laldighi Maidan in the port city at 3:00 pm on the day. A statement issued on Monday by 14-party alliance's office coordinator and deputy office secretary of AL Advocate Mrinal Kanti Das said as part of its central programme in protest against the ...

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