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Turkey declares ‘state of emergency’ for three months

world Desk: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced that the country will be placed under a “state of emergency” for three months, in response to the failed coup. In a televised address on Wednesday, Erdogan said the decision was made following a meeting with members of the national security council. The state of emergency was needed “in order to …

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Tarique Rahman has been jailed for seven years and fined Tk 20 crore

Desk Repoter: BNP Senior Vice Chairman Tarique Rahman has been jailed for seven years and fined Tk 20 crore in a money laundering case. A High Court bench of Justice M Enayetur Rahim and Justice Amir Hossain delivered the verdict after hearing on an appeal filed against acquittal of the BNP leader on Thursday morning. The court also upheld the …

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Jama`atul Mujahideen Bangladesh ameer among 4 held from Tongi

News Desk: Rapid Action Battaion (RAB) has detained four people, including the ameer of banned Islami militant outfit Jama`atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) from Tongi. Members of RAB-1 held them in a drive in the militant group’s training centre in Moktarbari area early Thursday. RAB also recovered huge firearms, ammunition, improvised bombs and bomb making materials from the training centre. Of …

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Press conference For national “Fish week” At Singra

Rakibul Islam,Singra (Natore) representative: “Where there is water, there are fish farming” This is the slogan of the National Fisheries Week Ahead Natore Sinraya press conference was held on the occasion of the celebration of 2016. Senior fisheries officer of upazila on Tuesday afternoon press conference was held at the hall of the local media. Omar Ali, a senior fisheries …

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Schedule for all public universities admission tests

Desk Reporter: The schedule for admission tests of all public universities for the 2016-17 academic year has been announced. The Association of Universities of Bangladesh, a platform of vice chancellors from all public universities, fixed the dates at a meeting on Tuesday, says a press release. According to the press release, Dhaka University will hold admission tests for its different …

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