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Nazrul rejects involvement of AL men in Narsingdi clashes

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A Correspondent
Narsingdi: State Minister for Water Resources Ministry Muhammad Nazrul Islam on Saturday denied any in-volvement of the ruling Awami League in the clashes that left five people killed and wounded 100 others over establishing supremacy in Nilakkha and Bashgari areas of Raipura upazila.
Talking to the reporters at a press conference at district unit office of the party, Nazrul Islam said, "Awami League has no involvement in the incidents of Raipura."
The clash was a sequel of...
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UN body adopts resolution on HR situation in Myanmar

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Staff Reporter
The third committee of the UN General Assembly in New York has adopted a resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar.
A total of 142 countries voted in favor of the resolution and 10 countries stood against it while 26 countries refrained from casting votes on the...
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Bhasani’s death anniv observed

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Staff Reporter
The 42nd death anniversary of Maulana Abdul Hamid Khan Bhasani, a national leader, was observed on Satur-day with due respect.
Bhasani, popularly known as 'Majlum Jananeta', the leader of the downtrodden, passed away on November 17, 1976.
Different political and social...
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669 children killed, 39 maimed in Myanmar in 14 months: UN

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The United Nations has said some 669 children were reported killed, 39 maimed in Myanmar and a large majority of them were Rohingyas.
Spokesman for the UN Secretary General Stephane Dujarric came up with the data flagging a new report by the Secretary‑General on Children and...
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Bhasani's 42nd anniversary of death today

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Dhaka: The 42nd death anniversary of veteran politician Maulana Abdul Hamid Khan Bhasani will be observed across the country today.

Popularly known as “Majlum Jananeta”, the leader of the downtrodden Maulana Bhasani, passed away on November 17 in 1976.

To mark the day, different parties and...
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