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Chtgm’s bus service with Cox’s Bazar, Bandarban halted

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A Correspondent
Chattogram: Bus movement on Chattogram-Cox's Bazar and Chattogram-Bandarban routes remained suspended since Sunday morning as the Bus Owners Association went on an indefinite strike protesting attack and van-dalism at 'Hanif Paribahan' counters in Chattogram.
The sudden strike caused immense sufferings for bus passengers on these two routes.
A leader of transport workers, wishing not to be named, said some alleged activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) swooped on two...
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Durga Puja at 842 mandaps in Moulvibazar

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UNB Report
Moulvibazar: All preparations have been completed to celebrate Durga Puja, the biggest religious festival of the Hindu community, in 842 mandaps in the district.
Durga Puja begins onMondayand will end on October 19through the immersion of idols in rivers or water bod-ies across the...
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Dry weather likely today

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Staff Reporter
Light to moderate rain/thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at one or two places over Chattogram division till 6pm today.
Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country, Met Office said.
The sun sets in...
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2 schoolgirls killed in road crash

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A Correspondent
Goalunda: Agitated people of the district vandalized six buses and blocked the Daulatdia-Khulna Highway for hours after two schoolgirls were killed in a road crash in Kenalghat area of Dauladia.
The deceased were identified as Chandni Aktar, 15, daughter of Salam Pramanik of Jodu...
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One held with ‘1.7kg gold powder’ at Benapole

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Benapole: Customs officials arrested a man 'along with 1.7kg gold powder' at Benapole port here on Friday night.
The arrestee was identified as Alamgir, 42, son of Md Ibrahim Khalil, hailing from Chatkhil in Noakhali.
Belal Hossain Chowdhury, commissioner of the Benapole Port...
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