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Metro rail tender likely in January

01 November 2014

The government is likely to float the tender for the primary construction of the country’s first ever metro rail project in January, if Parliament enacts the draft of the Metro Rail Act, 2014, said Metro Rail project director Md Mofazzal Hossain while talking to The Independent. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Science edn losing popularity

Science edn losing popularity

01 November 2014

The number of science students at the secondary school certificate (SSC) level has decreased alarmingly in the last 10 years. On the other hand, there has been a gradual increase in the number of business education students. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Bus torched, crude bombs exploded in Dhaka ahead of shutdown

01 November 2014

Bus torched, crude bombs exploded in Dhaka ahead of shutdown Suspected Jamaat-e-Islami supporters have torched a bus and exploded several crude bombs in capital Dhaka to strike fear ahead of the three-day shutdown beginning Thursday. Print Friendly and PDF. Related Stories. Jamaat calls shutdown. 2014-10-29 … Full News here – Read more on Bangladesh News 24 […]

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Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) produce five members of the banned militant outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) before the media at a press conference at its headquarters in the capital yesterday. 	INDEPENDENT PHOTO

5 JMB men arrested

01 November 2014

The Rapid Action Battalion arrested the main coordinator of the banned militant outfit, Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), and his four close aides from  Sadar upazila railway station of Sirajganj early yesterday (Friday). On getting information, a team of RAB conducted a drive at Syed Mansur Ali railway station around 2:30am and detained them. Full News […]

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BSEC Bhaban fire doused

31 October 2014

A fire that broke out at Karwan Bazar’s BSEC Bhaban, which houses several news media units, is under control, Fire Service and Civil Defence Director General Ali Ahmed Khan has said. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Railways minister god married

31 October 2014

The wedding ceremony of Railways minister Mujibul Haque completed on Friday afternoon at the bride’s home in Mirakhala village in the Chandina upazila of Comilla. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Mir Kashem taken to Dhaka Central Jail

31 October 2014

Jamaat-e-Islami Central Executive Committee member Mir Kashem Ali, also a key financier of the party was  taken to Dhaka Central Jail from Kashimpur Jail in Gazipur on Friday afternoon. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Farewell Ghulam Azam?

31 October 2014

Farewell Ghulam Azam? Ghulam Azam – the convicted war criminal and mastermind of the Bangladesh genocide – is gone and buried safe as per his wishes. Shame on Bangladesh! I remember meeting Ghulam Azam twice while I was working for Agence France-Presse. The first … Full News here – Read more on DhakaTribune

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JMB coordinator among 5 detained in Sirajganj

31 October 2014

The coordinator of the banned militant outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) and his four cohorts  were detained  by Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in Sadar upazila rail station of Sirajganj on Friday. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Revised master plan on cards

31 October 2014

Power sector The government is set to revise the Power Sector Master Plan (PSMP), focusing on cross-border energy trade with India, Bhutan and Nepal, as it feels that primary fuel would be the major challenge for the country in the coming years. This is because gas production is declining and coal extraction is still a […]

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Another 'Huji member' held in Dhaka

31 October 2014

Another 'Huji member' held in Dhaka Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) members claimed to have arrested an active member of banned outfit Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami (Huji) from Khilgaon area of Dhaka. The man was identified as Mufti Jubaer Abdullah, alias Sazed Muhammad Foyez, alias Khairul … Full News here – Read more on The Daily Star

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BNP ungrateful

31 October 2014

Says Ghulam Azam’s son Late Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Ghulam Azam’s son Abdullahil Amaan Azmi in his facebook status has said Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) would never go to power again without Jamaat’s support and also termed the party ungrateful. “BNP will do better if they remember that they can NEVER go to power again without Jamaat’s […]

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S’pore co to set up floating Maheshkhali LNG terminal

31 October 2014

The government is going to sign a term sheet with Singapore-based Astra Oil and Excelerate Energy Consortium, to construct a floating storage and re-gassification unit (FSRU), also known as a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal, at Maheshkhali Island in Cox’s Bazar, to facilitate the import of 500 million cubic feet (mmcfd) of gas per day. […]

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Verdict Sunday

31 October 2014

War crime case against Mir Quasem The International Crimes Tribunal-2 (ICT-2) will deliver its verdict on Jamaat-e-Islami’s central executive committee member, Mir Quasem Ali, on Sunday.Earlier, on May 5, after concluding its hearings of both sides, the three-member tribunal, headed by Justice Obaidul Hassan, kept the verdict for CAV (curia advisari vult), a Latin legal […]

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3 held with 13kg gold at Dhaka, Ctg airports

31 October 2014

3 held with 13kg gold at Dhaka, Ctg airports Customs officials seized 51 gold bars weighing 13 kilograms and detained three people including a Malaysian woman at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka and Chittagong Airport today. In Dhaka, the customs official detained Raja Baslima … Full News here – Read more on The Daily […]

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