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1 killedover Khulna land dispute

WT24 Desk A nephew was allegedly beaten to death by his uncle and cousins at Birat Bazar of Jhal Bari village in Batiaghata upazila on Saturday morning over a land dispute, Agencies report. The deceased was identified as Rezaul Karim, ...

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Bangabandhu-1 set for Apr 24 launch

WT24 Desk Bangladesh’s first satellite to be launched into outer space, Bangabandhu-1, has been safely transported to its launch site, according to the manufacturers, Agencies report. Thales Alenia Space, the French firm that built the 3.5-metric ton communications satellite, tweeted ...

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Lightning strike kills 3 in Pabna

WT24 Desk Three local farmers of Manikhat union in Sujanagar upazila of Pabna district were killed in lightning strikes on Friday night, Agencies report. The deceased were identified as Dulal, Hossain, 40, son of Muktar Sheikh of Bikramaditto village in ...

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DU student ‘takes own life’

WT24 Desk A student of Dhaka University (DU) allegedly committed suicide jumping off the rooftop of the Masters of Business Administration (MBA) building on Saturday evening, Agencies report. The deceased is Tanvir Rahman, an evening MBA student of the 26 ...

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Key accused in Beauty murder held

WT24 Desk Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested the key accused in the Beauty rape-murder case from Beanibazar upazila of Sylhet district in the small hours of Saturday, Agencies report. RAB-9 commander lieutenant colnel Ali Haidar Azad Ahmed confirmed ...

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