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  • The Sylhet City Corporation authorities on Wednesday launched a programme to re-excavate canals as part of their initiative to address water-stagnation in the city. — New Age photo

  • The mass killing ground and torture cells used by the Pakistany occupation army lie in a bad condition without any preservation. — New Age photo

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`Mastermind̢۪ killed in city

The ‘mastermind’ of Badda double murder was killed in an ‘exchange of fire’ with police at Aftabnagar Project area in the capital Wednesday morning. The deceased was identified Monirul Islam Sohag, 26. Full story

SCC starts re-dredging canals

The Sylhet City Corporation authorities on Wednesday launched a programme to re-excavate canals as part of their initiative to address water-stagnation in the city. — New Age photo
The Sylhet City Corporation authorities formally started reclaiming and re-digging an encroached canal on Wednesday to reduce the water-stagnation problem in the city. The city mayor, Ariful Haque Chowdhury, inaugurated the... Full story

Initiative to preserve mass killing ground, torture cells in Barisal stalled

The mass killing ground and torture cells used by the Pakistany occupation army lie in a bad condition without any preservation. — New Age photo
The preservation of the mass killing ground and torture cell at the then WAPDA campus, used as regional cantonment of the Pakistan occupation army during the liberation war, has remained stalled. Barisal city mayor... Full story

RCC keen to build housing project for freedom fighters: Bulbul

The Rajshahi mayor, Mosaddeque Hossain Bulbul, has said the Rajshahi City Corporation is interested to build housing project for the freedom fighters for their permanent address in the city. He also declared that the... Full story

Election to JU teachers̢۪ association on Dec 27

The Jahangirnagar University Teachers̢۪ Association election for the year 2014 will be held on December 27, 2013. The association chief election commissioner, Professor Akter Mahmud, announced the poll schedule... Full story

Dry weather likely

Weather may remain dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country till 6:00pm today. Light to moderate fog may occur over river basins of the country during late night till morning, Met Office said. Full story


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