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Homage to Bangabandhu as satellite launched

PM places wreath at Bangabandhu's portrait WT24 Desk Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today paid rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on the occasion of the successful launching of the country’s first communication satellite ‘Bangabandhu-1’ into ...

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Bangabandhu satellite already sold , claims BNP

WT24 Desk BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir says the Bangabandhu-1 satellite, which was launched into orbit carrying a red-and-green Bangladesh flag on its side, is no longer owned by the Bangladesh government, Agencies report. Fakhrul claimed that ownership ...

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Bus strike called off on Dhaka-Ctg route

The road transport minister promises to build Feni overpass in 25 days WT24 Desk Bus transport workers and owners have called off their strike on the Dhaka-Chattogram route as Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has assured them of ...

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Gazipur polls on Jun 26

WT24 Desk The Election Commission has scheduled the Gazipur City Corporation polls on Jun 26 after receiving permission from the Supreme Court to proceed with the election, Agencies report. EC Secretary Helaluddin Ahmed told the media the date was finalised ...

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BJP candidate predicts Karnataka win

WT24 Desk Indian ruling party BJP’s chief ministerial candidate BS Yeddyurappa on Sunday said that his party will get a clear majority in Karnataka and there will not be a hung Assembly, PTI reports. “I have seen the exit polls ...

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Lightning forecast system soon in country

Say meteorologists WT24 Desk Eight sensors capable of pinpointing lightning-prone areas and providing early warnings on incidence of lightning have been installed in the country, Agencies report. Ministry of disaster management and relief has set up the US-made sensors recently, ...

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