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Everything that made the headlines today

Update : 10 Jul 2023, 07:51 PM

Bangladesh clarifies stance on human rights, polls to US congressmen

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen clarified Bangladesh's stance on human rights and fair elections in response to concerns raised by 12 congressmen in their letters to US President Joe Biden and Secretary of State Anthony Blinken. 

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Understanding India's concerns over China's BRICS expansion plans

India, along with Brazil, is showing caution toward the push to expand the BRICS bloc, which includes Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa.

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BRTC allocates half of fleet for office employees, students

In an effort to meet the transportation needs of office employees and students, the Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) has allocated half of its fleet for this purpose. 

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File photo of BRTC bus Mehedi Hasan/ Dhaka Tribune

CEC asserts EC's authority in RPO amendment

Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Habibul Awal said that the amendment to the Representation of the People Order (RPO) was as proposed by the Election Commission (EC).

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File Photo: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Kazi Habibul Awal talking with journalists about the formulation of the draft policy for journalists at the Nirbachon Bhaban.Bangla Tribune

Rana Plaza owner's bail to remain suspended for 6 months

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has issued a standover order, suspending the bail granted to Sohel Rana, owner of the collapsed Rana Plaza building, for six months.

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Mango diplomacy: PM Hasina sends gifts to her Pakistan counterpart Shehbaz Sharif

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sent fresh seasonal mangoes as gifts to his Pakistani counterpart Shehbaz Sharif.

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The Jackfruit wars: Village clash leaves three dead

Three people were killed and 40 others were injured in a clash between two parties over the auction of jackfruit in the mosque in Hasnabaz village of Jayakals union of Shantiganj upazila in Sunamganj Monday morning. 

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Quader: EU election observers will be welcomed

 Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Monday said if the European Union (EU) wants to send its observers to Bangladesh's upcoming national elections, they will be welcomed.

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