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Rapists on the prowl

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3 schoolgirls raped in 3 dists 
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Three schoolgirls have been raped in Narail, Panchagarh and Bogura districts in the last two days.
In Narail, a Class-VIII girl was gang-raped by three youths at Habkhali in Sadar upazila on Tuesday night.
A case was filed with Sadar Police Station on Wednesday over the incident.
The accused were identified as Rafiqul Mina, 30, son of Azad Mina, Shahjalal Mina, 30, son of Halim Mina, and Masum Mina, 25, son of Azgar Mina of Subudhidanga...
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Anti-drug law with death penalty coming: PM

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said the government is formulating an anti-narcotics law where there will be a provision of death penalty for the patrons of drug traders, drug syndicates and godfathers.
"There'll be a proposal in the law to award death penalty to the...
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World Refugee Day today

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World must act to help refugees: UN 
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The world must act now to help those forced to leave their homes by overwhelming circumstances, according to a UN rights expert.
In a statement to mark World Refugee Day, the UN Special Rapporteur on minority issues, Fernand de Varennes...
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Poll-time govt likely in Oct: Obaidul

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General Secretary of ruling Awami League Obaidul Quader on Wednesday said that there is possibility of the poll-time government formation in October.
Talking to the reporters Road Transport and Bridges Minister said the poll-time government will be formed after the Election...
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Aziz Ahmed made new Army Chief

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Dhaka: Lieutenant General Aziz Ahmed, Quarter Master General of Bangladesh Army, has been appointed as new chief of the force for the next three years.

“Bangladesh Army’s BA-2424 Lieutenant General Aziz Ahmed, BGBM, PBGM, BGBMS, PSC, G, Quarter Master General has been appointed as new chief...
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