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Miserable life in Khulna Ashrayan projects

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UNB Reporter
Khulna: The inhabitants of different 'Ashrayan Projects' in seven upazilas of the district have been living a mis-erable life for lack of basic facilities like education, power connections and healthcare services.
Some 3,635 landless families have been living in 408 barracks built under the 43 Ashrayan projects in Paikgachcha, Dumuria, Terokhada, Batiaghata, Dakope, Rupsha and Koyra upazilas.
In a bid to rehabilitate landless and destitute people, the government has initiated...
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BD slips down 9 notches of GPI

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Staff Reporter
Bangladesh slipped down nine spots in the Global Peace Index (GPI) 2018 compared with that of the last year.
Bangladesh has ranked 93rd out of 163 countries with a global score of 2.084 while in last year its position was 84th with the score of 2.035, according to the latest report...
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Army to be deployed during national election: CEC

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A Correspondent
Barishal: Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda on Wednesday said army will be deployed during the upcoming general election but not during the city polls.
"I think, army will be deployed during the general election. Army will be present during polls but we've no plan to...
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Historic 6-pt Day today

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Staff Reporter
The Historic Six-point Day is today. The day marked the placing of the demands for autonomy of the erstwhile East Pakistan.
On this day in 1966, Awami League under the leadership of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman called for a daylong hartal throughout the East Pakistan pressing...
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Road mishaps take 10 lives

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Staff Reporter
Ten people, including a minor boy, were killed and four others injured in road accidents across the country on Wednesday.
In Tangail, four people were killed in a head-on collision between two trucks on Bangabandhu Bridge link road at Saratoil in Kalihati upazila.
The identities of...
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