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Annisul Huq dies at 65

WT24 Desk Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Annisul Huq, who had been undergoing treatment at a London hospital for neurological problem, passed away there on Thursday. He was 65, Agencies report. He breathed his last at the hospital around ...

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Stocks close week down, transactions decline

WT24 Desk Stocks finished the week down on Thursday with falling trends of all major price indices at Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges as the daily transactions declined amid volatility in large-cap securities, Agencies report. The broader DSEX of the ...

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Bangladesh enters nuclear world

WT24 Desk Bangladesh has entered into the nuclear world as the main construction work on the much-awaited Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant begins Thursday, Agencies report. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the construction of the plant at Rooppur in Iswardi upazila ...

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Stray incidents mark left parties’ hartal

WT24 Desk The eight-hour hartal enforced by several left-leaning parties protesting the fresh power tariff hike was marked by sporadic incidents of clash and arrest across the country on Thursday, Agencies report. In a joint press release, Ganatantrik Bam Morcha, ...

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