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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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Islami Chhatra Sena to enforce hartal on Sunday

29 August 2014

Islami Chhatra Sena to enforce hartal on Sunday Earlier, while talking to the Dhaka Tribune, he said: “Chhatra Sena has called a nationwide hartal for Sunday protesting the killing of Shaikh Nurul Islam Faruqi." In the morning, the Islami organisation called a dawn-to-dusk hartal in the districts of … Full News here – Read more […]

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3 shot dead in capital

29 August 2014

Land dispute behind murders, say local people hree people, including a woman, were shot dead by unidentified assailants at Sonalibagh in the capital’s Maghbazar area yesterday night. A teenaged boy was also injured in the attack on the house at 78/1, Sonalibagh, Chan Bakery Lane around 8:00pm. Full News here – The Independent :: Online […]

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Ebola outbreak will get worse: US official

29 August 2014

Death toll passes 1,500 as regional crisis talks begin The Ebola epidemic in Liberia is set to get worse and many cases of the deadly disease are not included in the official tally, the head of the US’s top public health body said Wednesday, reports AFP from Monrovia.“The cases are increasing. I wish I did […]

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Dhaka division home to highest number of poor

29 August 2014

Dhaka division home to highest number of poor Dhaka division has the highest share of the country's poor population, followed by Chittagong, as people from impoverished areas have migrated to these economic hubs in search of employment. Of a total of 4.94 crore poor people of the country, 1.59 … Full News here – Read […]

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Faruqui murder fallout of theology dispute, say aides

29 August 2014

Mystery surrounded the murder of TV presenter Moulana Nurul Islam Faruqui with police and the victim’s aides giving contradictory statements on the motive behind the crime.Faruqui, a presenter of two popular Islamic TV programmes, was murdered at his East Raza Bazar residence in the city on Wednesdaynight. Full News here – The Independent :: Online […]

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Stolen newborn rescued; two women held

29 August 2014

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB-1) personnel have rescued a newborn stolen from Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) and arrested two women early yesterday.The two accused were identified as Rasheda Khanam (48) alias Parvin, the alleged mastermind, and Bely Akhter (45) alias Rahima. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Diseases spread in flood-hit areas

29 August 2014

Brahmaputra-Jamuna, Padma keep rising; rivers around Dhaka to rise further The flood situation in 14 districts is expected to deteriorate because major rivers like the Brahmaputra-Jamuna and the Padma are rising.Low-lying areas of the capital — Mothertek, Shekher Jaiga, Trimohony, Nagderpar, Bashabo, Nandipara, Manikdia, Jatrabari and Meradia — have been flooded due to rise of […]

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3 gunned down in capital

28 August 2014

Unidentified assailants gunned down three people at their house at Sonalibagh of Moghbazar in the capital on Thursday evening Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Contempt rule issued against Ctg mayor

28 August 2014

The High Court issued a contempt rule against Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) mayor Monjurul Alam and 10 others for continuing with the construction of Bahaddarhat Poura Market (BPM) in violation of an earlier court order. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Ahle Sunnat leader Faruqi slaughtered

28 August 2014

Ahle Sunnat leader Faruqi slaughtered “We have started investigating the murder of Faruqi in that way,” he told the Dhaka Tribune. The murder took place around 9:15pm. Family members of the deceased were found locked and tied with rope. “The neighbours freed them and later entering the … Full News here – Read more on DhakaTribune

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SQ Chy’s wife, son and 5 others charged

28 August 2014

Police on Thursday  framed  charges against seven people including wife and son of Salauddin Quader Choudhury in a case  for allegedly leaking out draft verdict Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Ebola outbreak ‘will get worse’

28 August 2014

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is going to get worse before it gets better, according to the top US public health official. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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MAKING UNIQUE CONNECTIONS

28 August 2014

MAKING UNIQUE CONNECTIONS With the help of installations and pictures assimilated to depict the lives of the underprivileged, visiting South American artist Matijn Crowe recreated the lives of the common people of Dhaka. The installation work also included work of local artists … Full News here – Read more on The Daily Star

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Delta plan to arrest adverse impact

28 August 2014

Bangladesh Delta Plan (BDP) 2100 Formulation Project will be the road map for adaptive, inclusive and implementation pathways in addressing the climate change issues and impacts, disaster management, future defence against climate change risks, by means of public-private partnerships. Full News here – The Independent :: Online Edition

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Stroke treatment breakthrough

28 August 2014

BSMMU doctors treat haemorrhagic stroke without surgery for first time in Bangladesh Neurologists at BSMMU have treated a type of deadly haemorrhagic stroke for the first time in Bangladesh with a new technique that requires no brain surgery, bdnews24.com.Brain haemorrhage due to aneurysm is usually being treated by opening bone in the head in Bangladesh.But […]

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