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UZ edn officer among 10 sued by ACC

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The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) is set to file six cases against 10 people, including a upazila secondary education officer, for allegedly causing a loss of over Tk 40 lakh to the national exchequer.
The Commission has already given clearance to the official concerned to file the cases against them, ACC spokesman Pranab Kumar Bhattacharya told.
The case will be filed against then Upazila secondary education officer of Singra upazila (Natore) Md Mushak Ali (now upazila...
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IOM appeals for $ 120mn to support Rohingyas

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The UN Migration Agency - IOM -- has appealed to the international community for US$ 119.77 million to provide desperately needed aid as over 500,000 newly arrived Rohingyas are now living in 'dire conditions' in Cox's Bazar region.
The speed and the magnitude of the influx since...
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Indian HC opens online payment system

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The Indian Visa Application Centers (IVACs), managed by the State Bank of India on behalf of the High Commission of India, has initiated a 'Cashless' visa application system effective from Wednesday.
This means an applicant will be able to pay the visa application processing fee...
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3rd $4.5b LoC deal signed with India

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Indian Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said connectivity is crucial to the success of Bangladesh-India bilateral development partnership, sub-regional economic cooperation and economic prosperity in the region.
"India-Bangladesh relations are at...
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UN body asks Myanmar to stop violence on Rohingyas immediately

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The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) and the Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) have called upon the Myanmar authorities to immediately stop violence in northern Rakhine State.
They also asked Myanmar for promptly and...
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