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Dhaka Trains During Eid

Dhaka Trains During Eid

Old Dhaka in Bangladesh

Old Dhaka in Bangladesh

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Muggers snatch Tk 1.8 million from outside of bank in Dhaka

19 December 2014

Muggers snatch Tk 1.8 million from outside of bank in Dhaka The incident happened just half an hour after a media call by the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) over the mugging of Tk 2 million from the capital's Khilgaon area. On Saturday, detectives arrested four persons in possession with arms over the Dec 7 … Full […]

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BTRC: 350 million minutes of daily calls unmonitored

19 December 2014

BTRC: 350 million minutes of daily calls unmonitored Meeting sources told the Dhaka Tribune that some extent of monitoring system was maintained as all the incoming and outgoing international calls along with inter-operator calls were being terminated through known channels, but the BTRC had no idea … Full News here – Read more on DhakaTribune

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Bangladesh proposes setting up border liaison office

19 December 2014

Bangladesh proposes setting up border liaison office The proposal was placed on day one of the four-day border conference between Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Myanmar's Border Guard Police (BGP) at the BGB Headquarters in Dhaka. “We detailed the plan for the liaison office and how it can benefit … Full News here – Read more […]

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3 workers electrocuted in Savar

18 December 2014

3 workers electrocuted in Savar Three workers have been killed and one was injured after being electrocuted while hanging a billboard in Birulia area of Khagan in Savar on Wednesday. The deceased are Abul Hashem, 22, Montaj Ali, 32, and Anwar Hossain Anu, 26 while the injured is … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Culprits untraced as blame-game dominates air

18 December 2014

Culprits untraced as blame-game dominates air Lt Col Sohel, the Naniachar zonal commander of the Bangladesh Army, confirmed to the Dhaka Tribune that the settlers had torched the houses and vandalised a Buddhist temple. “Two patrol teams led by a Major-ranked official and consisting 40 personnel … Full News here – Read more on DhakaTribune

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510 tortoises seized at Dhaka airport

18 December 2014

510 tortoises seized at Dhaka airport Customs officials claimed of rescuing 150 tortoises from being smuggled abroad at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka this morning. The tortoises were rescued alive in a crackdown, conducted upon a tip-off, near the Gate 1 around 10:30am … Full News here – Read more on The Daily Star

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'Deprivation of masses caused Dhaka Fall'

17 December 2014

'Deprivation of masses caused Dhaka Fall' KARACHI – The Dhaka Fall was the direct result of depriving masses of their constitutional rights and ignoring their genuine grievances, said the speakers of a candlelight vigil. The candlelight vigil was organised by Pasban-e-Pakistan to pay homage to … Full News here – Read more on The Nation

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Dhaka's Unruly Campus Partisans

17 December 2014

Dhaka's Unruly Campus Partisans DHAKA, Bangladesh — When I was 17, I went on a scholarship to a small liberal arts college in western Massachusetts. It was the most remote place I'd ever been. I didn't drive, so the only way to get there was to take a bus from Boston to the nearest … […]

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Now Tarique calls Bangabandhu 'Razakar'

17 December 2014

Now Tarique calls Bangabandhu 'Razakar' Earlier on December 10, a Dhaka court issued an arrest warrant against Tarique Rahman in a defamation case for calling Bangabandhu "Pakbandhu." Tarique has been in London since September 11, 2008 on medical grounds after securing parole in … Full News here – Read more on DhakaTribune

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Where were you when you heard news of the victory?

17 December 2014

Where were you when you heard news of the victory? Hundred of soldiers were walking down the Dhaka-Chittagong highway, along with tanks and lorries, retreating from frontline or wherever they had been fighting. We watched them go by for hours. In the evening when I heard someone screaming “Joy Bangla … Full News here – Read […]

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Where were you when you heard news of the victory?

17 December 2014

Where were you when you heard news of the victory? Hundred of soldiers were walking down the Dhaka-Chittagong highway, along with tanks and lorries, retreating from frontline or wherever they had been fighting. We watched them go by for hours. In the evening when I heard someone screaming “Joy Bangla … Full News here – Read […]

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'God was with me. But so were a lot of people'

16 December 2014

'God was with me. But so were a lot of people' So when Kaiser told two British doctors, who he had befriended when he first arrived in Chandraghona, that he had to get his family out of Chittagong and closer to family in Dhaka, they immediately volunteered to help. The doctors, part of the medical […]

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Germany to provide 320m Euro in power section

16 December 2014

Germany to provide 320m Euro in power section After the signing ceremony, chargé d'affaires of the German Embassy in Dhaka Dr Ferdinand von Wey said with the implementation of the project, many people in the western parts of Bangladesh will now have electricity following reduction of transmission … Full News here – Read more on DhakaTribune

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Midday Brief

16 December 2014

Midday Brief The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has summoned Prothom Alo Editor Motiur Rahman and Joint Editor Mizanur Rahman Khan on allegation of contempt of court for publishing an article on appointment of chief justice. The eight-member full bench … Full News here – Read more on DhakaTribune

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DB arrests four suspects involved with Khilgaon mugging

15 December 2014

DB arrests four suspects involved with Khilgaon mugging Krishna, while addressing a briefing at the media and community centre of Dhaka Metropolitan Police, said a team of DB police arrested the alleged muggers from the Hatkhola road of the Wari area in old-Dhaka, upon receiving a tip-off. The detectives … Full News here – Read […]

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