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Tidal surge likely to inundate coastal districts

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Staff Reporter
The low-lying areas of the coastal districts and offshore islands and Chars are likely to be inundated by surge height of 2-3 feet above normal astronomical tide under the influence of a monsoon depression.
The coastal districts are- Chattogram, Noakhali, Laxmipur, Feni, Borguna, Bhola, Patuakhali, Barishal, Piro-jpur, Jhalakati, Bagerhat, Khulna and Satkhira.
Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local...
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Myanmar must accept their Rohingyas citizens: Mahathir

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Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has said Myanmar must accept Rohingyas because they are their citizens as they have lived in Myanmar for generations.
Mahathir blasted Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya Muslims and said he was "very disappointed" with leader Aung San Suu Kyi's...
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Attack on DU VC’s residence Yet to make headway in investigation

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Over four months after the grisly attack at the official residence of Dhaka University's Vice Chancellor, police are yet to make any headway in the case's investigation except rounding up some youths on suspicion in this connection.
Though some Detective Branch officials involved in...
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BNP to hold public rally in city Sept 1

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Staff Reporter
BNP will hold a public rally in the capital on September 1, marking the party's 40th founding anniversary.
Party senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi announced the program at a press conference at BNP's Nayapaltan central office on Tuesday.
"Our party has decided to...
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Hotel Olio militant attack Probe at final stage

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Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Md Asaduzzaman Mia on Tuesday said the investigation in the case filed over 'militant attack' at Hotel Olio International in Panthapath in 2017, is in the final stage.
"A total of 14 militants have been arrested in connection with the...
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