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Golam Sarwar’s body arrives; burial Thursday

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Staff Reporter
The body of country famous journalist Golam Sarwar, Editor of Bangla daily Samakal, who passed away in Singapore on Monday night, arrived last night.
His coffin reached the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport around 10:30pm by a Singapore Airlines flight.
The mortal remains of the veteran editor will be brought to his Uttara residence from the airport. Later, will be kept at BIRDEM mortuary.
His body will be taken to his birthplace Banaripara, Barishal today where people...
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US Embassy doing its job as dev partner: Bernicat

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Staff Reporter
The outgoing US Ambassador Marcia Bernicat has reiterated her country's stance on Bangladesh political situa-tion saying that the US Embassy has been doing its job as development partner of Bangladesh.
She said both the embassy and the ambassador are doing their jobs representing...
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Onion price hike ahead of Eid

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Lack of monitoring blamed
A Correspondent
Benapole: Both the homegrown and imported onions are getting pricey ahead of Eid-ul-Azha despite the fact that government allowed a duty free import of Indian onion.
Market sources blamed lax monitoring for sudden such surge in onion prices.
The Indian...
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Rohingya repatriation Something done, need more time: FS

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Staff Reporter
Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque on Monday reiterated that the repatriation issue in any country is a very 'complex and difficult' issue which cannot be done overnight.
"They (Myanmar) have shown what preparations they've taken so for taking Rohingyas back from Bangladesh. I...
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Nawshaba denied bail, admitted to DMCH

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Court Correspondent
Rejecting the bail petition of actress Quazi Nawshaba Ahmed, a Dhaka court on Monday ordered the concerned authorities to admit her to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) for treatment.
Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Asaduzzaman Nur passed the order after...
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