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Lailatul Qadr , Jumatul Wida observed

Muslim devotees offer prayers, Jumatul Wida, the last Juma in the holy month of Ramadan at a mosque premises in Chittagong, Bangladesh on Friday.

WT24 Desk The holy Lailatul Qadr, the night of divine blessing and benediction, was observed across the country last night with due religious fervor, Agencies report . Special prayers were offered at all mosques, seeking blessings of Allah for continued ...

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Mad rush home for Eid

Vehicles are seen on Dhaka-Tangail highway. Photo: Collected

WT24 Desk Commuters leaving the capital for home ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr are suffering as traffic appears very slow at key exit routes of the city. Police said the excessive number of buses on the Dhaka-Tangail, Dhaka-Mymensingh and Dhaka-Aricha highways are ...

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Holiday makers face big tailbacks


WT24 Desk Home-bound people got stuck on different highways and roads on Thursday due to serious traffic chaos as a large number of vehicles left the capital for many destinations of the country ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr, reports news agency UNB. ...

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ECNEC okays 12 projects worth 30,343cr

Weekly ECNEC meeting

WT24 Desk The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved 12 developmental projects worth Tk 30, 343-crore, Agencies report. The projects were approved at a meeting held at NEC conference room at Sher-e-Bangla Nagar area in the ...

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JP now demands Muhith’s resignation

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WT24 Desk Jatiya Party MP Ziauddin Ahmed Bablu has strongly criticized Finance Minister AMA Muhith for indiscipline in the financial sector, and said that a criminal offence should be brought against him, Agencies report. The party’s presidium member at general ...

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