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Police detain 69 BNP men in Dhaka

WT24 Desk Police detained 69 leaders and activists of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) as they allegedly attacked law enforcers and snatched away two of their peers vandalizing a prison van in front of the High Court area Tuesday afternoon, reports ...

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Poet Farhad Mazhar, his wife get bail

WT24 Desk Poet and columnist Farhad Mazhar and his wife Farida Aktar were on Monday granted an eight-week anticipatory bail, Agencies report. A High Court bench, comprising justice Krishna Debnath and justice Obaidul Hassan, handed down the order, asking the ...

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Two siblings killed in Savar fire

WT24 Desk Two siblings were killed in a fire at Hemayetpur, Savar, Saturday night, according to police,agencies report. The deceased are Zahid, 13, and his brother Nahid, 6, from Trimohani village of Raniganj in Nagaon district. Police and witnesses said ...

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BNP demands withdrawal of cases

WT24 Desk The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) on Thursday demanded the government withdraw over 50,000 cases filed against its leaders and activists across the country to create a level-playing field before the 11th parliamentary elections. BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul ...

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Man killed in Mymensingh ‘gunfight’

WT24 Desk A suspected mugger was killed in a reported gunfight with police in the city’s Balashpur area in Mymensingh early Thursday, reports UNB. The deceased is Nayem, 27, prime accused of college student Ibrahim Khalil murder case. To arrest ...

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