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  1. Hartal called for today, SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Daily Star

    Appalled by the Supreme Court verdict against Delwar Hossain Sayedee, the Jamaat-e-Islami yesterday called two 24-hour hartals for today and Sunday demanding immediate release of the convict. The shutdowns will be enforced from 6:00am on both the days.

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  2. Rajanikanta SenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Daily Star

    Poet, lyricist and singer Rajanikanta Sen , is considered one of the Pancha-kobi, an elite league of the five major poets-songwriters of the Bangla Language. Today marks his 104th death anniversary.

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  3. You Were IN, Now You are OUTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Daily Star

    During the War of Liberation 1971, at Sector 2 HQs training camp at Melaghar , trainees were always cautioned by military officers about anti-Bangladesh forces within their ranks. This seemed dramatisation to the mostly teenage trainees, who wondered what sort of a lowly person would dare to work against them this shaded forest had more freedom fighters than trees.

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  4. Women's swimming meet endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Daily Star

    Faria Amin grabbed her third gold medal on the final day of the Inter-District Women's Swimming Competition at the Sultana Kamal Women's Sports Complex in Dhanmondi yesterday. Faria, who won gold in the 50m breaststroke and 50m freestyle on the opening day, grabbed gold in the 100m butterfly in eight-ten age-group and helped Meherpur become champions with six gold, one silver and one bronze medal.

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  5. Shahjalal bank gives out Tk 1.1cr in scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Daily Star

    Rakibul Islam yearns for the day he graduates from a reputed institution, although it once seemed like a far-cry as the costs of education were a burden to his family. He recalled his past struggle, at a scholarship-award giving ceremony by Shahjalal Islami Bank yesterday, standing in front of hundreds of students like him, policymakers and bankers.

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  6. ACT Alliance Rapid Response Fund Payment for Relief assistance to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | AlertNet

    Rapid Response Fund Payment Request No. 13/2014 Funds Sent To: Christian Commission for Development in Bangladesh Amount Sent: US${esc.dollar}{esc.dollar} 58,228 Date: 09 September 2014 Details of Response Emergency: Relief Assistance to Flood Affected in Bangladesh I. NARRATIVE SUMMARY DETAILS OF THE EMERGENCY Due to heavy rains, in the last week of October and early September, and water released in huge volume from upstream India, a large area in the Northern Bangladesh, particularly the districts of Kurigram, Gaibandha, Jamalpur, Bogra, Sirajgonj and Tangail are inundated.

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  7. Bangla fugitive heldRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | The Telegraph

    Kajal Sheikh, 35, is wanted in at least 10 murder cases in India and Bangladesh and is involved in border crimes, including arms smuggling, police said. The Nadia superintendent of police, Arnab Ghosh, said Sheikh was produced before a court in Gautam Buddha Nagar for transit remand today.

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  8. Why do flood protection embankments fail?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | The Daily Star

    IN the last week of August this year the flood protection embankment at Shariakandi of Bogra District failed.

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  9. Ex-BCL leader stabbed dead in PabnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | The Daily Star

    Lalon Shah Bridge on Padma river in Pakshey area of Ishwardi upazila of Pabna district.

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  10. DHAKA: Three rivers eat away land larger than Dhaka in four decadesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Asia News Network

    The Padma, the Ganges and the Jamuna have taken away around 15 million hectares of land but returned only 53,000 hectares in the last four decades.

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  11. Three rivers too hungryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Daily Star

    This photo taken recently shows the mighty Padma gobbling up its shores at Mawa in Munshiganj disrupting ferry services and destroying approach roads to pontoons.

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  12. Families to get Malaysian Ringgit 25,000 eachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Daily Star

    The families of three Bangladeshi workers, who died in a construction site accident in Malaysia last week, will receive Malaysian Ringgit 25,000 each.

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  13. Literature-based theatre festival begins at ShilpakalaA mega-scale...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | The Daily Star

    A mega-scale theatre festival began yesterday at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy , as part of the Academy's initiative to form a repertory theatre troupe in 64 districts, and produce new plays by them this year based on any literary work.

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  14. Bodies of three Bangladeshis brought home from MalaysiaRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Newkerala.com

    The bodies of three Bangladeshi workers, who were killed in a construction site accident in Malaysia on Monday night, reached home today.

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  15. Bodies of 3 Bangladeshis reach homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Daily Star

    The bodies of three Bangladeshi workers, who were killed in a construction site accident in Malaysia on Monday night, reached home today.

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  16. Flood in North worseningRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Swelling rivers in the country's north inundated fresh areas yesterday, leaving more people displaced and houses, schools, croplands submerged.

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  17. Bodies of 3 Bangladeshi workers to arrive from Malaysia tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | The Daily Star

    The Fire and Rescue Department's tweeted the photo on Tuesday showing a K-9 unit at the site.

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  18. 3 Bangladeshi workers killed in MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Daily Star

    They had known each other since childhood. They went to school together, grew up together as friends. 1 comment

  19. 3 Bangladeshi workers killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Daily Star

    They had known each other since childhood. They went to school together, grew up together as friends.

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  20. Jute growers in troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Jute is being loaded on to a truck at a weekly market in Karatia, Tangail. The fibres were sold to private buyers.

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