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Five including 4 Bangladeshis jailed in UK

WT24 Desk Four Bangladeshi immigrants and an Indian national were jailed on Friday by Southwark Crown Court for operating a fraudulent Bangladeshi visa scam and stole £13 million from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), Agencies report. Ringleader Abul Kalam Muhammad ...

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PM talks to youths

WT24 Desk Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday interacted with a diverse group of youths and listened to their dreams, hopes and aspirations about future Bangladesh, Agencies report. Demonstrating a strong sense of enthusiasm and vigour, around 150 young people selected ...

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Photographer-activist Shahidul Alam released

WT24 Desk Photographer-activist Shahidul Alam has been released from jail over three months after his arrest on charges of spreading rumours during student protests for road safety. His release on Tuesday night was delayed by hours due to dissimilarity in ...

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Sufia Kamal’s 19th death anniversary Tuesday

WT24 Desk The 19th death anniversary of poet Sufia Kamal, founding president of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad and a pioneer of Bengali women’s emancipation, will be observed on Tuesday, Agencies report Different socio-cultural organisations have chalked out elaborate programmes to observe ...

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BNP in full election mood

WT24 Desk The BNP nomination board on Monday gave strong messages to its nomination seekers to stay united and refrain from intra-party conflicts and violence as the party wants to return to power through a credible and peaceful general election, ...

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EC invites applications from election observers

WT24 Desk The Election Commission has invited applications from both local and foreign observers to watch the upcoming national election slated for December 30, UNB reports. “Local polls observers will have to apply by November 21,” Assistant Director (PR) Asadul ...

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