Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Zimbabwe beat Sri Lanka by 12 runs

Sports Desk: Fast bowler Tendai Chatara claimed four wickets to help Zimbabwe edge Sri Lanka by 12 runs in the second one-day international of the tri-nation tournament in Dhaka on Wednesday. Chasing 291 for victory, Sri Lanka were bowled out for 278 in 48.1 overs despite a fighting 37-ball 64 by Thisara Perera. Opener Kusal Perera top-scored with 80.

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Four of a family found dead in Cox's Bazar

Cox's Bazar Correspondent: A couple along with their two baby girls was found dead at Shiailla hill track area of Buddhist temple area of the district town on Wednesday evening.

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SSC exams as per routine if DNCC by-polls deferred

Staff Correspondent: The Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and its equivalent exams will be held as per the previous routine if the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayoral by-election is deferred.

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Steps to be taken against beef import: Minister

Secretariat Correspondent: Livestock Minister Narayon Chandra Chanda on Wednesday said the government will not allow beef import to save local farmers and beef industry.

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Schools to be brought under MPO following policy: PM

Staff Correspondent, from the Parliament: Prime Minister and Leader of the House Sheikh Hasina has said the government may take a decision regarding the issue of inclusion of the non-government schools in the monthly pay order (MPO) in the next national budget.

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Sr asst secretary arrested over embezzling Tk 5 crore

Staff Correspondent: The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has arrested senior assistant secretary (Land Acquisition Officer of Pirojpur) Md Setaful Islam over embezzling Tk 5 crore.

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Shammi Akhter laid to eternal rest

Entertainment Desk: Award winning noted singer Shammi Akhter has been laid to eternal rest at Shahjahanpur graveyard in the capital around 2:30pm on Wednesday.

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