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Dhaka Picture 274

Dhaka Picture 273

Dhaka Picture 273

Dhaka Trains During Eid

Dhaka Trains During Eid

Old Dhaka in Bangladesh

Old Dhaka in Bangladesh

Dhaka Photo 121

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1 killed, 20 injured in Comilla road crash

20 September 2014

COMILLA: A schoolboy was killed and 20 others were injured in a head-on collision between two buses at Durgapur area in Sadar upazila on Saturday morning. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Dhaka to seek timeframe from Delhi

20 September 2014

Dhaka to seek timeframe from Delhi Dhaka will press hard for the much-awaited Teesta water-sharing deal and ratification of the Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) at the third meeting of the India-Bangladesh Joint Consultative Commission (JCC) to be held on September 20 in India. Diplomatic … Full News here – Read more on The Daily Star

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KM Shafiullah new SCF chairman

KM Shafiullah new SCF chairman

20 September 2014

AK Khandaker relieved of all duties Following the resignation of Air Vice-Marshal (retd) AK Khandaker from the post, Maj Gen (retd) KM Shafiullah was elected chairman of the Sector Commanders Forum (SCF) yesterday, reports UNB. A meeting of the SCF executive committee with its vice-chairman Lt Col (retd) Abu Osman in the chair unanimously elected […]

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Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali calls on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the PM’s office in New Delhi yesterday. 	PHOTO Courtesy: Foreign Ministry

Sheikh Hasina saved Bangladesh: Modi

20 September 2014

3rd JCC meeting todayIndian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman founded Bangladesh and his daughter Sheikh Hasina saved the country. Modi made the comment during a meeting with foreign minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali in New Delhi yesterday afternoon, says a foreign ministry press release. Full News here – The Independent […]

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US to work together with Bangladesh, says Obama

20 September 2014

US President Barak Obama has said his country would continue to work together with Bangladesh in strengthening the bilateral relations, and for achieving common goals of the two countries, reports UNB. The President stated this when newly appointed Bangladesh Ambassador to the USA Mohammad Ziauddin presented his credentials to him on Thursday, according to a […]

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Seven member of the banned Islamist outfit Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh(JMB), including its acting chief Abdullah Al Tasnim, at the office of the Detective Branch (DB) of Police in the capital after their arrest by the DB police from Turag area in Dhaka yesterday.	Independent photo

JMB acting chief among 7 arrested

20 September 2014

Outfit plans to kill VVIPs: Police The acting ameer of banned Islamist outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) and six activists of the organisation were arrseted from the city’s Turag area on Thursday night. The detectative police in a pre-dawn raid also seized 10-kgs of liquid (gel) explosives, four bronze-made artifacts, some books and leaflets from […]

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EC starts taking photographs of new voters in city

20 September 2014

EC starts taking photographs of new voters in city … respective areas to take photographs and complete the final stage of their registration. “However, those who failed to be enlisted during data collection period can also get themselves enrolled at the registration centres,” EC officials told the … Full News here – Read more on […]

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4 cases lie pending with SC

20 September 2014

Only four cases relating to the war crimes are now pending with the Supreme Court’s (SC’s) Appellate Division for disposal. Of these, the SC is now set to deliver its verdict on hearing the appeal of Jamaat-e-Islami leader Muhammad Kamaruzzaman, who challenged the death sentence handed down to him as the matter was kept as […]

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Mancha factions clash, 10 injured

19 September 2014

Three factions of the Ganajagaran Mancha were involved in a clash at Shahbagh on Friday. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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K M Shafiullah made new chairman of SCF

19 September 2014

K M Shafiullah has been made  the new chairperson of Sectors Commanders’ Forum. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Acting JMB chief, 6 members arrested

19 September 2014

Seven members of the banned Islamist outfit, Jamaa’tul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), including its acting chief Abdullah Al Tasnim alias Nahid, have been arrested from Dhaka’s Turag neighbourhood with a huge cache of explosives, police say. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Abe leaves Dhaka

19 September 2014

Abe leaves Dhaka Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has left Dhaka for Colombo ending his less than 22 hour visit to Bangladesh that some are describing as a “watershed” visit. Print Friendly and PDF. Related Stories. Bangladesh sacrifices UNSC candidacy. 2014-09-06 … Full News here – Read more on Bangladesh News 24 hours

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Padma Bridge to be completed by 2018: PM

19 September 2014

Terming the allegation of corruption in the Padma Bridge project a conspiracy against her government, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday reiterated that the construction of the dream bridge will be completed by 2018. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Dhaka to press for Teesta, LBA

19 September 2014

Dhaka will seek New Delhi’s assurance that India will not allow its territory to be used against Bangladesh, foreign minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali said yesterday.“Certainly, we shall seek the assurance, and India will have to give us the assurance,” he told a briefing at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport prior to his departure for […]

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Gonojagoron Moncho sees dark side of the moon

19 September 2014

Gonojagoron Moncho sees dark side of the moon Imran H Sarker, convenor of one of the factions of Moncho, who was given first aid at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital after suffering minor injuries after clashinbg with the police, said the reduction of Sayedee's punishment was a result of a deal … Full News here […]

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