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Bangamata’s birth anniv tomorrow

WT24 Desk The nation will observe tomorrow the 88th birth anniversary of Bangamata Begum Fazilatunnesa Mujib, wife of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Agencies report. Begum Fazilatunnesa, who played a pivotal role in nation building activities and ...

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Japan foreign minister Kono in Dhaka

WT24 Desk Japan foreign minister Taro Kono arrived in Dhaka on Tuesday on a brief visit to further promote the Bangladesh-Japan comprehensive partnership and discuss other issues of mutual interest, including Rohingya crisis, UNB reports. Foreign secretary M Shahidul Haque ...

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Call for probe into attacks on protesters, journos

WT24 Desk The European Union (EU) on Tuesday expressed concern and sought investigation into the actions taken against protesters and journalists during the ongoing student protests for safe roads, reports UNB. “Incidents of unlawful or disproportionate violence or action against ...

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Rabindranath’s death anniversary observed

WT24 Desk The 77th death anniversary of the Bard of Bengal, Rabindranath Tagore, was observed across the country on Monday, Agencies report. Different organisations organised a number of programmes while television channels aired special productions based on Rabindranath Tagore’s works. ...

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Bus services resume across country

WT24 Desk After a suspension for several days following student protests, bus services resumed on Monday morning across the country, including the capital, Agencies report. Bangladesh Sarak Paribahan Samity on Sunday night decided to operate bus from Monday morning.  Buses were ...

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Countrywide Traffic Week begins

WT24 Desk The observance of Traffic Week across the country began today (Sunday) to reinforce discipline on roads and highways, Agencies report. Amid the growing student movement over a nine-point demand, Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia on Saturday ...

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