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‘Campus violence arrest’

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today instructed police and civil administration to arrest all involved in violence at educational institutions without considering their political affiliations. Her directive came four days after a deadly clash between two groups of Bangladesh Chhatra League ...

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Schools charge extra fees on SSC candidates in sylhet  

By  Nizam Uddin Saleh   Although the education Board has instructed the school authorities not to charge extra fee from the secondary school certificate (SSC)  examination candidates most of the schools in Sylhet city and other areas are doing so ...

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Winter vegetables arrive, price of broiler chicken falls in Sylhet City markets

By  Nizam Uddin Saleh   As winter approaches, the kitchen markets of the Sylhet City witness abundance of the supply of various monsoon vegetables and fishes. As a result, the price of broiler chicken has declined to Tk 115 a ...

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50 thousand sylhetis dream to be legal in US

By  Nizam Uddin Saleh About 50 thousand sylheti immigrants living illegally in the US are going to get the golden  opportunity to  apply for work permits under a major shake-up unveiled by Democrat US president Barack Obama. As the news ...

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‘Take steps irrespective of political affiliation’

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has ordered ‘proper steps’ against anyone terrorising educational institutions irrespective of their political affiliation. She gave the instructions in a video conference on Monday with Sylhet Divisional Commissioner and Police Commissioner after the Cabinet meeting. “Recently ...

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Jamaat-police clash in Sylhet : Driver shot in

SM Desk :: At least five including the driver of a police vehicle have been injured in a clash between police and Jamaat-e-Islami supporters in Sylhet. Police said activists of Jamaat and its student wing Islami Chhatra Shibir took out ...

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Transport strike suspended

Tuesday, 11 November: Transport Owner-Worker Resistance Committee Convenor Md Jamir Ahmed announced their decision on Tuesday evening following a meeting with the administration. He said the strike was being suspended after an assurance from the authorities that their seven-point demands ...

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Attempt to grab water body, 150 sued, 4 arrested

Sunday, 9 November: Police foiled an attempt to grab a water body by a gang in Gowainghat upazila early yesterday. At least 13 cops were injured as the gang members swooped on the law enforcers at Birkuli village. Four of ...

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17 policemen injured in Sylhet clash

Saturday, 18 November: Additional police force were deployed in the area, says Goainghat police station OC Seventeen police members have been injured during a clash between villagers and police at Virkuli village under Goainghat upazila early Saturday. Five villagers were ...

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Bangladesh Bank makes financial inclusion for street kids  

Sylhet Mirror: Bangladesh central bank’s new service aims to help 7m working children save money and stop being a target for thieves The Children’s Development Bank in India trains child members to run the banking service for their peers, taking turns ...

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