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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 party's Nayapaltan central office.
"The government has conducted the raid on our chairperson's office unlawfully. That's why we want the Home Minister to quit. We think police carried out the drive...
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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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Tapping grassroots voices to achieve SDGs stressed

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Khulna: Speakers at a dialogue here on Saturday stressed the need for tapping grassroots voices in the implementation process of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the country.
TheCitizen's Platform for SDGs, Bangladesh and the Hunger Project jointly arranged the...
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BNP against EVM voting

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BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed on Saturday alleged that the government is planning to use Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) in the next general election to deprive people of their voting rights.
Speaking at a discussion meeting, he also said BNP is deadly against the use of EVMs in...
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Charity orgs urged to work for women empowerment

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State Minister for Rural Development and Cooperatives Md Mashiur Rahman Ranga on Saturday urged the country's social and charity organizations to supplement the government's efforts for the development of women.
The government has already identified women participation in economic...
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