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Jagpa president Shafiul Alam Prodhan dies

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Staff Reporter
Shafiul Alam Prodhan, president of Jatiya Gonotantrik Party (Jagpa), passed away at his city residence on Sunday morning. He was 67.
Prodhan, who had been suffering from fever for the last few days, breathed his last around 7am at his Asad Gate residence, said BNP chairperson's media wing member Sayrul Kabir Khan.
He is survived by wife, one son and a daughter and a host of relatives and well-wishers to mourn his death.
Jatiya Gonotantrik Party is an ally of the BNP-led...
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‘Block raids’ coming to Rangamati

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Rangamati: Rangamati police were set to commence 'block raids' in the sadar town from Saturday, apparently with a view to strengthen their anti-terrorism and anti-drugs position ahead of Ramadan.
Sayeed Tarikul Hasan, superintendent of police in Rangamati, has already passed a...
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Maritime Safety Week-2017 today .

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President, PM issue messages
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The Shipping Ministry has chalked out an elaborate programme to observe the Maritime Safety Week-2017 across the country with the view to raise mass awareness on maritime law and shipping related safety measures.
The theme of this year's Maritime Safety...
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BNP demands Home Minister’s resignation

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Terming 'unprecedented and unlawful' the law enforcers' raid on its chairperson's Gulshan office, BNP on Sunday demanded resignation of Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal.
BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir came up with the demand at a press conference at the...
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In Sylhet, court order comes a cropper against illegal stone mining

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Sylhet: An influential syndicate continues to extract stone from some 14 acres of privately owned land at Kandubasti in Chailakhal, adjacent to the Piain River in Sylhet's Gowainghat, in violation of a court order.
What makes it worse is that the extraction is being done using...
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