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43 pirates surrender in Cox’s Bazar

Photo: A pirate surrenders his weapon to Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Saturday. Cox’s Bazar, Oct 20 : A total of 43 pirates of six gangs of Kutubdia and Maheshkhali surrendered to the Home Minister here along with firearms on Saturday. Ten members of ‘Anju Bahini’, two members of ‘Ramij Bahini’, six members of ‘Kalaboda Bahini’, 15 members of ‘Jalal ...

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3 Rohingya youths held with 1 lakh Yaba tablets in Cox’s Bazar

Captured Rohingya youths with RAB members. Photo: Courtesy Cox’s Bazar, Oct 20 : Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in a drive arrested three Rohingya youths with one lakh Yaba tablets from BSCIC area in the district town on Saturday morning. The arrestees are Md Johor, 35, MdBelal, 22 and MdSadrul Amin, 21. Major Mehedi Hasan, company commander of Rab-7, ...

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Oikyafront reschedules its Sylhet rally for Oct 24

Sylhet Office : Newly formed Jatiya Oikyafront on Friday deferred its maiden public rally in Sylhet to October 24 as it was denied permission to hold the programme on October 23. “We’d sought permission for holding our rally in Sylhet on October 23, but the government didn’t permit us. We’ve now decided to hold the programme on October 24,” Gano ...

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No electricity shortage in country, says Muhith

Sylhet Office : Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Friday said there is no shortage of electricity in the country as the Awami League government has increased the power generation by six folds during its tenures. He came up with the remarks while addressing a programme on the Sadar upazila parishad premises. The incumbent government is cent percent successful in the ...

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Durga Puja ends

Photo: Devotees submerge idols of Durga and her children at Wiseghat are of Dhaka on Friday. Dhaka, Oct 19 : Durga Puja, the biggest religious festival of the Hindu community, ended on Friday with the immersion of the idols of Goddess Durga across the country. Devotees in their tearful eyes bade farewell to the mother deity and her children — ...

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Spanish delegation for raising awareness about Rohingya situation globally

It visits Rohingya community, highlights commitment to finding solutions Rohingya children surround A member of the Spanish Delegation visiting Cox’s Bazar Rohingya camps on Friday. Photo: Courtesy Dhaka, Oct 19 : A Spanish delegation, which visited Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar district, has stressed the importance of raising awareness about the Rohingya situation in the global community, and highlighted the ...

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Jamal Khashoggi: Who’s who in alleged Saudi ‘hit squad’

Images of 15 Saudi nationals who are allegedly involved in the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Photo: Collected Ankara, Oct 19 : Turkish media have named 15 Saudi nationals who Turkish officials suspect were involved in the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent Saudi journalist critical of the government who was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in the ...

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Switzerland assures Bangladesh of strong support to resolve Rohingya crisis

Swiss President lauds Bangladesh’s sincere efforts to find peaceful resolution Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali with President of Swiss Confederation Alain Berset. Photo: Courtesy Dhaka, Oct 19 : President of Swiss Confederation Alain Berset has reassured ‘strong support’ for resolution of the Rohingya crisis. He made the assurance during a meeting with Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on the sidelines of ...

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Sharmila Tagore: Gender solidarity is positive

Creating gender solidarity is a step towards a better tomorrow, believes veteran actress Sharmila Tagore, who says she faced brickbats and bouquets for some of her choices which are now celebrated as game changers. Sharmila has spoken out in support of how the third edition of the Lux Golden Rose Awards, to be held later this year, has extended its ...

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Brexit: EU ready to extend transition period

The EU says it is ready to extend the proposed length of the post-Brexit transition period if the UK wants. The current plan is for a transition period of 21 months to smooth the path from Brexit to the UK and EU’s future permanent relationship.   But with the two sides failing to reach a deal yet, UK Prime Minister ...

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