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Myanmar must take back its nationals: PM

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A Correspondent
Ukhia (Cox's Bazar): Describing the atrocities unleashed by the Myanmar military as 'acts against humanity and violation of human rights', Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday said Rohingya refugees are Myanmar nationals and it must take its citizens back.
She also said Bangladesh wants to maintain peace and good relations with its neighbouring countries, but it cannot accept 'unjust acts' the Myanmar government is committing.
The Prime Minister was speaking while visiting...
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2 UNHCR aircraft arrive with relief materials

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370,000 Rohingyas enter BD
Head of UNHCR operations due this week
Staff Reporter
Two major UNHCR airlift with emergency relief supplies for Rohingya refugees arrived here on Tuesday morning and afternoon respectively.
The first flight landed here just before 04:30am while the second one at...
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5 ‘muggers’ held in city

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Staff Reporter
Two suspected muggers sustained bullet injuries in a gunfight with members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) at Bosila Beribadh area in Hazaribag of city on Sunday night.
The injured were identified as Abdul Haque, 35, son of Shukur Ali and Kabul Sheikh, 38, son of late Sheikh Akbar...
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Rain cripples city life

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Office, school goers worst sufferers
Staff Reporter
Overnight heavy rains crippled the city life as most of the roads of different parts of the capital went under ankle to knee-deep water, causing immense sufferings to the commuters and city dwellers.
The torrential rains lashed Dhaka leading to...
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15 missing as 3 anchored launches capsize in Padma

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Shariatpur: At least 15 people, including three passengers and 12 staffs, went missing as three launches an-chored at WAPDA launch ghat in Naria of Shariatpur capsized in Padma River due to strong current early Monday.
The missing people include Parvin Begum, 35, of Lomsing...
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