Mymensingh, Bangladesh Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Landslides may occur at places in hillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Landslides may occur at places in hilly regions of Sylhet and Chittagong divisions due to heavy to very heavy rainfall. Photo: Prabir Das Landslides may occur at places in hilly regions of Sylhet and Chittagong divisions due to heavy to very heavy rainfall, a Met Office weather bulletin said.

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  2. Nazrul's 118th birth anniversary being celebratedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Daily Star

    The 118th birth anniversary of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam is being observed across the country today in a befitting manner. Born on May 25, 1899, at village Churulia in Burdwan district of West Bengal in India, Nazrul through his fiery poems had inspired people to fight against injustice and repression of the colonial rule.

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  3. Robi, Airtel networks integrated in DhakaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Following the integration of the Airtel Bangladesh and Robi mobile networks in seven Bangladesh regions, Robi Axiata has begun integrating the respective infrastructure in the capital Dhaka, the company reported in a press release. Since Airtel Bangladesh merged into Robi Axiata in November 2016, the enlarged company has integrated the dual networks in Chittagong, Khulna, Sylhet, Rangpur, Mymensingh, Comilla and Barisal divisions, with the project now reaching Dhaka districts including Manikganj, Savar, Gazipur, Narsingdi, Madaripur, Shariatpur, Gopalganj and Faridpur.

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  4. Day temperature may rise slightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Mild heat wave is sweeping over Dhaka , Khulna and Barisal divisions, and the regions of Chandpur, Rajshahi and Pabna and it may continue, said a Met office press release this morning. "Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country.

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  5. Change Maker: Seven stand strongRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Seven members of Ghashphool, a forum of schoolgirls to prevent child marriage, are all smiles at the Nandail UNO office in Mymensingh recently. They also work for creating awareness against stalking in Nandail upazila.

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  6. 2 giraffes die at Bangabandhu Safari ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Two of the 10 giraffes die at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Safari Park in Gazipur on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. File photo taken from the website of the safari park "The two giraffes suddenly fell on the ground in the morning and died shortly before the vets reached there," said Md Shahbuddin, acting manager of the wildlife sanctuary.

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  7. Shiblee Sadiq wins Magic BaulianaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Folk music reality show "Magic Bauliana 2016" staged the grand finale of its second season on Sunday, where Shiblee Sadiq from Rangpur has come out the champion. Mymensingh's contestant Shafiqul Islam was the first runner up and Kushtia's Laltu Hossain was the second runner up, says a press release.

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  8. Top primary edn official killed in a road crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | The Daily Star

    The director general of National Academy for Primary Education was killed and five others were injured in a collision between a microbus and a truck on Chittagong-Khagrachhari Highway in Fatikchhari yesterday. DG Fazlur Rahman, 55,was pronounced dead at Chittagong Medical College Hospital around9:00am, said Dr Sagar Nandi of the Emergency Ward.

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  9. Ahmadiyya Imam: Three sued over attackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Daily Star

    A case has been filed against three people in connection with the attack on the imam of Khanpur Ahmadiyya mosque of Mymensingh's Ishwarganj. Hazari Ahmad Al-Munim, acting imam of the mosque, on Tuesday night lodged the case with Ishwarganj Police Station, accusing three people, including Abdul Ahad Mohammadullah, who was caught by locals from the spot.

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  10. Life sentence for opposition-linked Nooruddin AhmedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Al Jazeera

    A Bangladesh photographer aligned with the country's main opposition party has been jailed for life over a murder more than a quarter century ago, a verdict his lawyer says is politically motivated. Nooruddin Ahmed, a long-time photographer for Bangladesh's opposition leader Khaleda Zia, was among 27 people handed life sentences on Tuesday by a tribunal ruling in the murder.

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  11. Ahmadiyya Imam: Attacker claims he's no link to any groupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Daily Star

    The arrested attacker of the Mymensingh Ahmadiyya mosque imam yesterday claimed the attackers had no link with any political party and that no party or organisation helped them in carrying out the attack. Hailing from Charia village in Netrakona's Kalmakanda upazila, Ahad is a student of Sunnah Jamia Jaforia Madrasa in Ishwarganj of Mymensingh.

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  12. Ahmadiyyaa imam hacked inside mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Daily Star

    The victim, Mustafizur Rahman, 32, sustained injuries to his neck, back, hands and other parts of the body, said SM Azharul Islam, a doctor of Mymensingh Medical College Hospital where he was receiving treatment. A group of four to five men attacked the imam at the mosque with sharp weapons after the Maghrib prayer, said Badrul Alam Khan, officer-in-charge of Ishwarganj police, quoting local people.

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  13. Tagore in MymensinghRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Locations replete with memories of Nobel Laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore should be preserved, say locals who pinpoint Alexander Castle, popularly known as "Lohar Kuthir" or "Rang Mohol"; and "Shashi Lodge" in Mymensingh town and Atharabari zaminders' palace in Ishwarganj upazila of Mymensingh. Tagore arrived in Mymensingh by train from Dhaka on February 15, 1926, on a four-day visit.

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  14. FLUTE plays export musicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Rina Biswas and other villagers crafting flutes in Comilla's Sreemoddi. Over a hundred years ago, two flautists from India arrived in the village and taught the people there how to make the instrument.

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  15. For one takaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Street children studying near Mymensingh Railway Station. They get free education and a meal for Tk 1. Photo: Aminul Islam There's a difference between buying and begging: one taka.

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  16. Concern over soaring rice priceRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | World-Grain

    RICE prices are soaring in the market all over the country as news report said following the devastating flashflood, which has washed away Boro crops from the field of several northeastern districts about two weeks ahead of harvesting begins. Haors of Sylhet, Sunamgonj, Habigonj, Kishoregonj and Netrokuna have become severely affected by gushing floodwater that destroyed crops and also fish stocks, birds and livestock as aftermath of the flood rendering the Haor people to the brink.

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  17. Sufi legend Begum Yaman passes away at 52Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Apr 28 : Famous sufi singer and daughter of legendary Sitar Maestro Ustad Vilayat Ali Khan, Begum Yaman K. Khan has passed away after multiple organ failure. Khan was admitted to the Christian Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana for the treatment of liver failure and breathed her last at 3 a.m. Her mother Begum Mohnisha Khan has confirmed her sad demise.

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  18. Mild heat weave sweeps over countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Daily Star

    A mild heat wave is sweeping over the regions of Rajshahi, Pabna, Dinajpur, Satkhira, Jessore and Kushtia and it may spread all over the country, said this morning. "Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country.

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  19. IT parks to be set up in 12 districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | The Daily Star

    The government approved the establishment of 12 IT and hi-tech parks in different districts at a cost of Tk 1,796.40 crore, to move closer to a digital economy. In a meeting yesterday, the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council approved the project, where Tk 1,544 crore will come in the form of credit from India and the government will bear the rest of the amount.

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  20. Big blow to BoroRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | The Daily Star

    A farmer piling up unripe paddy at Shanir Haor in Sunamganj's Tahirpur upazila on Sunday, a day after the haor went under water due to incessant rain and onrush of water from hilly areas upstream. Farmers were desperately trying to save some boro crop to get some rice and sell the rest as fodder.

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