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Transgenders’ chance to become self-reliant

50 receive vocational training in Chandpur WT24 Desk A 50-day training programme on ‘Sewing and Beautification Trade’ for transgender people started on Tuesday aiming to give them a chance to become self-reliant at the Samaj Sheba office in Chandpur, report ...

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Jhikargachha UZ chairman sacked for graft

WT24 Desk Jhikargachha Upazila Parishad Chairman Sabira Nazmul Munni has been dismissed from her post after being convicted in a graft case, UNB reports. Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development and Co-operatives issued a letter in this regard, said Jahidul ...

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TV journalist Mamunur Rashid dead

PM condoles death WT24 Desk Young journalist Mamunur Rashid died while undergoing treatment at the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases in the capital on Monday night, reports the UNB. Mamunur Rashid, a senior reporter of Ekushey TV covering the Prime ...

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No human-hauler to run in capital

DMP commissioner says WT24 Desk Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia on Thursday said no human-hauler, locally named as Leguna, will be allowed to ply the streets of the capital, Agencies report. “Serious traffic problems are created on the ...

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Janmashtami celebrated across country

President Abdul Hamid for maintaining communal harmony WT24 Desk Janmashtami, the celebration of Sri Krishna’s birth and one of the major festivals of the Hindu community, was celebrated yesterday in Dhaka and elsewhere in the country. The day was a ...

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Birangana Rama Chowdhury dead at 79

WT24 Desk Renowned writer and Liberation War heroine Rama Chowdhury passed away in a city hospital early today. She was 79, Agencies report. “Chowdhury breathed her last at Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) at 4.40 am due to old age ...

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Janmashtami is being observed

WT24 Desk Janmashtami, marking the birth of Lord Krishna, is being observed across the country on Sunday with due religious fervour,UNB reports. According to Hindu belief, Lord Vishnu incarnated in the universe as Lord Krishna in the prison of Raja ...

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