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Dhaka Trains During Eid

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Old Dhaka in Bangladesh

Old Dhaka in Bangladesh

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NBR commissioner Hafizur terminated

23 October 2014

National Board of Revenue (NBR) has terminated  additional  commissioner M Hafizur Rahman on corruption charges. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Project for the poor crowded out by the rich

23 October 2014

Project for the poor crowded out by the rich Five years into existence, the government's “Ektee Bari Ektee Khamar” project has deviated from one of its primary objectives of poverty alleviation, with the actual poor being ignored in many areas. The Dhaka Tribune, through its district … Full News here – Read more on DhakaTribune

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Ex-minister Mannan Khan’s wife surrenders

23 October 2014

Former Housing and Public Works Minister Abdul Mannan Khan’s wife Syeda Hasina Sultana today surrendered before court in a corruption case filed for amassing illegal wealth and hiding information in wealth statement. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Khaleda to address rally in Nilphamari today

23 October 2014

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia will address a public rally in Nilphamari on Thursday, aiming to mobilise public support in favour of 20-party alliance’s demand for holding fresh polls under a non-party administration.   Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Ensure ebola screening at ports, HC tells govt

23 October 2014

The High Court (HC) yesterday directed the government to deploy monitoring and medical teams at all international airports, sea ports and land ports to screen people entering the country for the deadly Ebola virus. It also asked the authorities concerned to treat Ebola patients, if any found at the ports, at specialized hospitals. Full News […]

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Soldier, gunman killed in Canada parliament attack

23 October 2014

Gunfire echoed through the Gothic halls of the Canadian parliament yesterday as police shot dead a gunman who had killed a soldier guarding a nearby war memorial before storming the building, reports AFP from Ottawa. Police said an investigation was continuing, but did not confirm earlier reports that more gunmen were involved. Heavily armed officers […]

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The accidental scientist who changed Bangladesh

23 October 2014

The accidental scientist who changed Bangladesh He passed from the college in 1949, and then passed and completed his MAg from Dhaka University in crop botany in 1956. Subsequently, he obtained his PhD degree in genetics and plant breeding from Texas A&M University in the United States in 1968. Full News here – Read more […]

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SI arrested for shooting paramour’s husband

23 October 2014

A sub-inspector of Sher-e-Bangla Nagar Police Station in Dhaka was arrested for allegedly shooting at the husband of his paramour. The accused, Anowar Hossain, was arrested after a case was filed against him by Golam Mostafa, elder brother of the victim, yesterday afternoon. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Kamon Chilo Dhaka – 1st part – Dhaka Video

23 October 2014

A documentary on the history of Dhaka. Made in 2001-02 and aired in BTV (July-2002) Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Watchmen under watch

23 October 2014

ACC examining 9 officials for ‘having fake FF certificates’ After completing a probe against some top bureaucrats, who managed freedom fighter (FF) certificates without fulfilling the requirements, the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has launched a fresh move to examine the certificates of its nine officials, including a director general. Full News here – The Independent […]

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5 BD nationals killed in Saudi road crash

22 October 2014

Five Bangladesh nationals, all hailing from Cox’s Bazar district, were killed and two others suffered wounds in a road accident in Makkah, Saudi Arabia on Wednesday. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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ACC starts examining FF certificates of its own 9 officials

22 October 2014

The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has launched a fresh move to examine the FF certificates of its nine officials, including a director general on completion of a probe against six senior government officials who managed freedom fighter (FF) certificates without fulfilling the requirements. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Istiaque Ahmad new Petrobangla chairman

22 October 2014

Cabinet Division Additional Secretary Istiaque Ahmad has been  appointed  as chairman of Petrobangla. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Engage Ebola monitoring teams at entry points: HC

22 October 2014

The High Court  on Wednesday  ordered the government to engage  monitoring and medical teams at all entry points of  international airports, sea ports and land border to detect   incoming Ebola infected people  and treat them, if needed Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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DHAKA STREETS HIERARCHY

22 October 2014

DHAKA STREETS HIERARCHY Dhaka's roads often witness some of the most profound falling outs between owners or drivers of different vehicles, each trying his best to blame the other for any misconduct, and trying to prove that they are right. Well, since the dawn of time … Full News here – Read more on The […]

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