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Dhaka Picture 274

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Dhaka Trains During Eid

Dhaka Trains During Eid

Old Dhaka in Bangladesh

Old Dhaka in Bangladesh

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India doctors remove 232 teeth from boy’s mouth

24 July 2014

Doctors in India have extracted 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation. Ashik Gavai was brought in with a swelling in his right jaw, Dr Sunanda Dhiware, head of Mumbai’s JJ Hospital’s dental department, told the BBC. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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TransAsia plane crash kills 42 in Taiwan

24 July 2014

At least 42 people were killed in a plane crash in Taiwan on Wednesday, officials said, with witnesses and local media reporting the flight came down in a storm after an aborted landing, reports AFP. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Accident snaps Dhaka-M'singh rail link

24 July 2014

Accident snaps Dhaka-M'singh rail link Train Communications between Dhaka and Mymensingh have been suspended following an accident near Bhurulia rail gate in Gazipur on Friday. Sources at Gazipur railway station said Dhaka-bound train 'Hawar Express' coming from Mohonganj of … Full News here – Read more on Prothom Alo (English)

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Actions amount to war crimes

24 July 2014

UN on Israel’s Gaza actions Israel’s military actions in the Gaza Strip could amount to war crimes, UN rights chief Navi Pillay said Wednesday while also condemning indiscriminate rocket attacks by Palestinian militants Hamas, reports AFP from Geneva.“There seems to be a strong possibility that international law has been violated, in a manner that could […]

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Use of smuggled arms on the rise in CHT

24 July 2014

Two local parties in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) — the United People’s Democratic Front (UPDF) and the Parbottya Chattagram Jana Sanghati Samiti (PCJSS) — are using weapons smuggled in from Myanmar and India as part of a grim battle for supremacy, disclosed sources in the law enforcement and intelligence agencies. As a result, their […]

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PM trashes BNP’s threat of movement

24 July 2014

Apparently indicating BNP that the party was trying to burn all with the heartburn of its failure, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said they would not be able to cause any harm to the country and its people, reports UNB from London. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Highway to hell

24 July 2014

Thousands of homebound people to suffer due to dilapidated roads The communication minister’s comment that better roads would be available in the next Eid instead of the coming one has irked home-bound passengers, who hoped for a smooth journey to home ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr. They have now no option, but to suffer on the pot-holed […]

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Show cause notices on 3 R&H engineers

23 July 2014

Communications Minister Obaidul Quader on Wednesday  ordered a  issue  to serve show cause notices on  three engineers of Roads and Highways Department for their negligence of duty in completing the repair work of Jessore-Khulna highway ahead of the Eid-ul-Fitr. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Israeli Violations Possibly ‘War Crimes’: UN rights chief

23 July 2014

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay has said that there is a “strong possibility” that Israel is violating international law and may be committing war crimes in Gaza. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Taiwan plane crash ‘kills dozens’

23 July 2014

A passenger plane has crashed after a failed emergency landing in Taiwan, killing more than 40 people, local officials say. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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3 children hurt in cocktail explosion in city

23 July 2014

Three children were injured in a cocktail explosion at Islambagh in the capital on Wednesday morning. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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DSE down, CSE up at opening

23 July 2014

Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) witnessed downtrend while that of Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) showed gain in early hours of trading on Wednesday. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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PM lashes out at BNP, says it can’t harm people

23 July 2014

Apparently indicating BNP that the party was trying to burn all with the heartburn of its failure, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday said they would not be able to cause any harm to the country and its people. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Bank branches at customs stations to remain open on July 25, 26, 28

23 July 2014

Branches of different scheduled banks will remain open at customs stations in Dhaka, Chittagong and Benapol on July 25, 26 and 28 before Eid-ul-Fitr. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Embassy organises Iftar, Eid gifts in Dhaka

23 July 2014

Embassy organises Iftar, Eid gifts in Dhaka DHAKA: The UAE Embassy in Bangladesh has implemented Iftar and Eid clothing projects, which are funded by the Emirates Red Crescent. UAE Ambassador to Bangladesh, Saeed Bin Hajar Al Shehi said that the embassy has supported the implementation … Full News here – Read more on Gulf Today

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