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CCC polls: Manjur has assets, Nasir earns

WT24 Desk The BNP-backed Chittagong City Corporation mayor contender M Manjur Alam has more assets as a businessman although his Awami League-backed rival, AJM Nasir Uddin, gets more return from his investments.  It is evident through their nomination disclosures that ...

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Haider Ali passes away; COPC shocked

Haider Ali, Bureau chief of Daily Banik Barta has died of cardiac arrest at BIRDEM hospital in the capital today. (Innalillahe Wainna Ilaihe Rajeun). Mr. Ali also a popular writer started his career at a Bangla Daily (Dainik Ishan) in ...

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2 workers die from toxic gas inhalation

Two construction workers died due to inhalation of toxic gas while working in a septic tank at Hasli village in Sadar upazila on Monday, UNB reports.  The deceased were identified as Shahin, 20, son of Shahmuddin of Char Balitek village ...

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1 killed in UP polls clash in Rangpur

A man was killed reportedly in police firing during a clash between the supporters of two chairman candidates in Sadya Puskini union parishad election in Sadar upazila on Sunday, reports agency. Around 30 people were also injured, including six with ...

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Over 15,000 officers to conduct CCC polls

A list of 15,437 election officers has been finalised to conduct the Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) election slated for April 28, agencies report.  The officers include 719 presiding officers, 4906 assistant presiding officer and 9812 polling officers, said officials at ...

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CAML celebrates Independence Day

Chittagong City Unit of Awami Muktijoddha League(CAML) marked the great Independence Day with glowing tribute to the freedom fighters on Mar 26 last laying flowers at the main altar of Shahid Minar led by general secretary Nisan Elahi in the ...

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Flag meeting between BGB-BSF held

A commanding officer level flag meeting between the BGB and BSF was held at Benipur border area of Jibannagar upazila of the district today, BSS reports. Lt. Col S M Monuruzzaman, commanding officer, BGB-6 battalion station at Chuadanga led the ...

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N’ganj 7 murder accused confesses to his role

Raham Ali, one of the accomplices of Narayanganj seven murder prime accused Nur Hossain, on Saturday confessed his involvement with the murders at a Judicial Magistrate’s Court in Narayanganj. Raham Ali was arrested on Tuesday by Narayanganj Detective Branch of ...

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Minor boy abducted in Sunamganj

A minor boy was abducted by miscreants from Batirkandi village in Chhatak upazila of Sunamganj district on Friday, reports UNB. The victim was identified as Emon,5, son of Jahur Ali, a resident of the same village. Family sources said a ...

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5 warranted accused held in Dohar

Police in a drive arrested five warranted accused in a CR (Complaint register) case from different parts of Dohar upazila early Saturday, reports agency. The arrested were identified as Akter, Mokter, Shohag—three sons of Fanu,  Fanu, son of Selamat of ...

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