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There will be no cattle shortage for Eid-ul Azha

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A Correspondent
The country is unlikely to face any shortage of cattle during the Eid-ul-Azha this year as the supply of locally-reared cattle is quite enough to meet the demand of sacrificial animals, said officials.
According to the Fisheries and Livestock Ministry, there are now 1.16 crore sacrificial animals in the country for the upcoming Eid-ul-Azha against last year's 1.04 crore.
The ministry also said there are 44.57 lakh sacrificial cattle and buffalos while 71 lakh goats and sheep...
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Shahidul Alam’s claim of torture another false: Joy

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Staff Reporter
Prime Minister's ICT Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy on Saturday said arrested photographer Shahidul Alam's claim of torture is yet another one of his false claims against the government.
Joy in his Facebook post said Shahidul Alam was taken to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University...
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BNP urges govt for dialogue

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BNP on Saturday urged the government to engage in talks with the party over the next general election with an open mind.
"Discussions cannot be held at an empty table. Specific agenda should be there for talks. BNP has some specific demands for ensuring fair and participatory polls...
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BD team led by FM visits a Rakhine town

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A high-profile Bangladesh delegation, led by Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali, on Saturday visited Maungdaw, a town in Rakhine State of Myanmar, to see the situation there.
Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque and few members of joint working group accompanied the Foreign Minister...
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PM chairs Bangabandhu Memorial Trust meeting

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Dhaka: A meeting of the managing committee of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Memorial Trust was held at Bangabandhu Bhaban in Dhanmondi here this evening.

Chairperson of the trust and Bangabandhu’s elder daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presided over the...
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