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Noise level in capital double normal limit

The capital̢۪s noise level is two times higher than what is permissible, posing a serious threat to public health, a study has said. Vehicle horn, brick chips machines, mills, factories, music accessory shops and public gatherings are the main... Full story

JU teachers confine VC again

Jahangirnagar University teachers once again besieged the vice-chancellor, Anwar Hossain, in his house, pressing for his resignation. The teachers under the banner of General Teachers̢۪ Forum laid the... Full story

Four arrested at Sylhet hospital

Detective police on Tuesday arrested four youths from Sylhet Osmani Medical College compound on charge of cheating the patients and their relatives. The arrested are Abdul Mutlib alias Muttalib, 22, son of Abdul... Full story

Sylhet div Physics Olympiad Dec 27

The divisional-level competition of 4th Bangladesh Physics Olympiad would be held on the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology campus on December 27. A press release, issued on Tuesday and signed by the divisional... Full story

KU intake test postponed

The admission tests for the first year honours courses under session 2013-14 in all disciplines of Khulna University have been postponed. The decision was made in a meeting of ‘Central KU Admission Test Committee’ Tuesday... Full story

Disabled Day observed in Khulna

World and National Disabled Day- 2013 was observed in Khulna on Tuesday in a befitting manner. Directorate of Social Welfare and the district administration jointly chalked out elaborate programmes to mark the day. The programme included colourful rally, procession, discussion and... Full story

Dev agenda inclusive of disability stressed

Participants in a discussion in Barisal on Tuesday called for taking forward a disability-inclusive development agenda and human rights for all. The programme was arranged to observe International Day of Persons with Disabilities with the theme ‘break... Full story

Mobile sets worth Tk 7cr seized

The customs authorities on Tuesday said they seized 1,667 mobile sets including 200 I-Phone-V and Samsung galaxy-S from the capitals Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport. Customs assistant commissioner Kamrul Hasan told New Age... Full story

Dry weather likely

Weather is likely to remain dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country till 6:00pm today. Night and day temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country, Met Office said. Full story


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