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Khaleda going to UK soon?

12:00 AM, April 16, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 10:10 PM, April 16, 2019 Khaleda going to UK soon? Government, BNP reportedly reached an ‘understanding’ Mohammad Al-Masum Molla The political circle is suddenly abuzz with one discussion that prison days of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia are likely to be over in a couple of weeks. Key […]

Mohammed Anhar Ali and Nazia Ali Courtesy-Metropolitan Police The husband reportedly could not accept his wife leaving him A Bangladeshi man, described as an “overbearing” husband who killed his wife after their marriage broke down, was sentenced to 26 years in prison by a UK court on Wednesday. Mohammed Anhar Ali hid in a cupboard […]

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Rookie swing bowler Abu Jayed is pleasantly surprised by his selection in Bangladesh’s 15-member World Cup squad despite being an uncapped one-day player but now faces the challenge of making the playing XI in England and Wales. Right-arm paceman Jayed, who has played five Tests and three Twenty20 matches but has yet to debut in […]

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Why Suu Kyi is silent on the Rohingya issue   The Nobel Peace Prize winner stood up against the ruthless military regime as she fought for democracy, but not when it came to defending the persecuted Rohingya people. Why? Aung San Suu Kyi, General Aung San’s daughter, rose to prominence during her 15 years of […]

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Moral degradation behind rape incidents, says HC UNB . Dhaka | Prothom Alo Apr 17, 2019             The High Court on Tuesday observed that moral degradation is responsible for repeated rape incidents across the country, including that of Noakhali one. The HC bench of Justice FRM Nazmul Ahasan and Justice […]

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Govt’s 100 days Discomfort remains in public mind Kamal Ahmed . London | Prothom Alo Apr 17, 2019             The Awami League government, led by the prime minister Sheikh Hasina for the third consecutive term, has completed one hundred days on Tuesday. Awami League did not specify any goal in […]

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BNP alleges no one safe from ‘evil elements in govt’ Prothom Alo English Desk |  Apr 17, 2019 Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) senior leader Nazrul Islam Khan on Tuesday alleged that no one is safe from the clutches of ‘wicked elements in the incumbent government’. “I would like to ask who is in society safe […]

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‘Feni SP writes to police headquarters to protect OC’ Special Correspondent . Dhaka | Prothom Alo Apr 17, 2019     Feni superintendent of police Jahangir Alam blamed Nusrat’s family for ‘dillydallying’ in filing the case over her death, sources at police headquarters said. Alam made the allegation in a letter to police headquarters on […]

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Tk 12 billion down the drain? Md Arifuzzaman . Dhaka | Prothom Alo Apr 17, 2019             Four different governments had spent Tk 12 billion to supply gas to the country’s south-western districts, including Khulna and Jashore, but to no avail. After 14 years, the project to supply gas to […]

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