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Ctgm City faces heavy rain, water logging

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Hill collapse apprehending
A Correspondent
Chattogram: Torrential rains for the last two days, triggered by monsoon depression over North Bay and its adjoining areas, caused severe water logging due to heavy rains in low-lying areas of the port city, putting thousands of people in trouble.
Solosahar, Gate No 2, Bohoddarhat, Chawkbazar, Chhotapul, Bakalia and Halisahar areas in the city went un-der knee-deep to waist-deep water due to overnight incessant rains.
Monsoon depression over Sandwip...
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Govt urged to stop sending women maid to S Arabia

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Staff Reporter
Speakers at a program on Monday urged the government to stop sending country's women to Saudi Arabia as housemaids and also take steps for immediate returns of the female workers who are already being treated in-humanly by their employers there.
They made the call at an event on...
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Unicef, GP, Telenor to promote child online safety in BD

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Grameenphone, Telenor Group and Unicef on Sunday joined hands to create opportunities for a meaningful and safer digital participation in Bangladesh sayingsafer internet experience for young population is equally important.
Under the signed agreement, Grameenphone, Telenor Group...
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Textile Act bill placed in JS

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Staff Reporter
A bill titled 'The Textile Act, 2018' was placed in Parliament on Sunday, aiming to maintain the quality of tex-tile products as Bangladesh earns huge foreign currency from apparel exports.
State Minister for Textiles and Jute Mirza Azam placed the Bill in the House and it was sent...
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Street movement soon: BNP

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BNP on Sunday warned that its leaders and activists will take to the streets with a short notice if their party chief Khaleda Zia is not released from jail before the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr.
Speaking at a press conference at the party's Nayapaltan central office, BNP senior joint...
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