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Private university students lift highway siege

Jul 27th Dhaka, July 27 (bdnews24.com)— Private university students have removed the blockade from the Dhaka-Mymensingh highway. They blocked the highway at Kakali, Banani around 3:30pm on Tuesday, demanding the withdrawal of Value Added Tax (VAT) on their tuition fees, … Continue reading

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Worker’s death sparks riots

July 27 The second death in a week of a Bangladeshi Vertex factory employee led to a rampage by garment workers that was broken up by police firing tear gas and rubber bullets. The second death in a week of … Continue reading

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