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Rohingyas elect female camp leaders

WT24 Desk Recently arrived Rohingyas living in the Shalbagan-Nayapara settlement in the district, for the first time, have selected their own Camp Committee, led by women, UNB reports. The election in Shalbagan camp is a pilot project under the community ...

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BNP doubtful of fair polls

AL confident of victory in Gazipur WT24 Desk Around six months before the scheduled national elections, a critical civic ballot takes place in Gazipur on Tuesday amid the opposition’s suspicion that voting may not be free and fair, Agencies report. ...

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Voting in GCC polls ends, counting begins

WT24 Desk Vote counting has begun as the voting ended amid reports of a few incidents of irregularities in Gazipur City Corporation (CCC) election on Tuesday , Agencies report. The voting began at 8:00am and continued till 4:00pm. According to ...

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GCC POLLS Rule against arresting BNP men

BNP’s mayoral aspirant Hasan Uddin Sarker filed the petition WT24 Desk The High Court today issued a rule directing against arrest of BNP leaders and activists in Gazipur City Corporation ahead of tomorrow’s election, Agencies report. The bench of Justice ...

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Lightning claims 2 in Jashore

WT24 Desk Two people including a woman were killed in two separate lightning incidents in Manirampur upazila of Jashore on Sunday, reports UNB. The deceased are Atiar Moral, 60, son of former UP member Amin Moral from Kharinchi Uttarpara and ...

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5 lives lost in Tangail road crash

WT24 Desk Five construction workers were killed and 29 others injured as a truck overturned in Kalihati upazila headquarters early Monday, reports UNB. The deceased could not be identified immediately. The Habiganj-bound truck from Gaibandha carrying a group of construction ...

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City polls: BGB deployed in Gazipur

WT24 Desk A total of 29 platoons of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members have been deployed in Gazipur city ahead of the city corporation elections, reports UNB. The border guards were deployed at different parts of the city on Sunday ...

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