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Everything that made the headlines today

Update : 12 Mar 2023, 08:00 PM

Tigers defeat world champions England, clinch T20 series 2-0

Bangladesh defeated England by four wickets to clinch the T20 series 2-0 with a game to spare in Mirpur's Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium Sunday. 

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Bangladesh's Nazmul Hossain Shanto plays a shot against England during the second Twenty20 international in Mirpur Sunday AFP

RU students block Dhaka-Rajshahi Highway

The students of Rajshahi University (RU) on Sunday blocked Dhaka-Rajshahi Highway over the clash that took place on Saturday night. 

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Students of Rajshahi University (RU) blocking Dhaka-Rajshahi Highway by setting fire at main gate Dhaka Tribune

Probe body: Balukhali Rohingya camp fire was an act of sabotage

The seven-member probe body, which was formed to investigate the recent fire at the Balukhali Rohingya camp in Cox's Bazar, said the incident was an act of sabotage. 

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A massive fire broke out at a Rohingya camp in Cox's Bazar's Ukhiya upazila Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune

How to check MBBS admission test results

The results of the MBBS admission test for the academic year 2022-23 for government and private medical colleges will be released on Sunday.

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BB rebukes banks for using CSR funds for other purposes

Bangladesh Bank (BB) governor Abdur Rouf Talukder on Saturday criticized banks for using corporate social responsibility (CSR) funds for purposes other than their actual objectives.

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File Photo of Bangladesh Bank Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka Tribune

Women RMG workers decline to 54% from 80% in the ‘80s

A recent report showed that the number of women workers in the country's readymade garment (RMG) industry continued to decline and stood at 54% in 2021.

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Analysis: China role in Saudi-Iran deal a tricky test for US

The surprise deal between Iran and Saudi Arabia to restore diplomatic ties offers much for the US to be intrigued about, including a possible path to rein in Tehran's nuclear program and a chance to cement a ceasefire in Yemen.

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Wang Yi, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and director of the Office of the Central Foreign Affairs Commission, Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council, and Minister of State and national security adviser of Saudi Arabia Musaad bin Mohammed Al Aiban pose for pictures during a meeting in Beijing, China March 10, 2023 Reuters

4,323C project to improve disaster preparedness, 7 others get Ecnec nod

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) on Sunday approved a Tk4,323-crore Resilient Infrastructure for Adaptation and Vulnerability Reduction Project (RIVER) in a bid to reduce flood risk in the riparian and flash flood-prone community and enhance disaster preparedness.

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) meeting PID

Law ministry for extending Khaleda's jail term suspension without relaxing conditions

The Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs has given its opinion in favour of extending the period of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's jail sentences suspension by another six months on the existing conditions.

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File photo of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia Syed Zakir Hossain/Dhaka Tribune

Chittagong University proctor, 15 others resign from admin posts

The proctor, assistant proctor of Chittagong University (CU), and 15 others have resigned from their administrative posts.

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File photo of Chittagong University's main entrance Dhaka Tribune
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