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  1. Advance Tickets for Eid: Poor sales for fear of delays on highwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | The Daily Star

    People willing to leave the capital during the Eid holidays at Gabtoli terminal as transport companies begin selling advance bus tickets. The picture was taken around 8:00am.

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  2. Two Bangladeshi peacekeepers die in CAR road crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 27 | The Daily Star

    At least two Bangladeshis, who are part of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic , were killed and two others were injured in a road crash on Saturday evening. The dead were identified as soldier Arjan Hawlader, 34, of E-Bengal in Faridpur and Mohammad Ripul Mia, 35, of Division Locating Battalion Artillery in Rangpur.

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  3. Mangoes worth the wait this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 27 | The Daily Star

    The ban on harvesting Gopalbhog mangoes, to ensure natural ripening, ended on May 20. Yet, most growers in Rajshahi division, that covers the four highest mango producing districts, are sitting idle. Their reason is that the harvest would be delayed due to the lack of heat required to ripen mangoes this summer.

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  4. JMB's robbery exposed againRead the original story

    Saturday May 26 | The Daily Star

    Its operatives robbed Tk 17.50 lakh in Rajshahi last year; four arrestees confess; police say the outfit using looted money to regroup, fight cases Fazlur Rahman never worries about carrying cash in Rajshahi but he remains cautious. When he needs money for paying workers' wages at his Rahman Jute Spinners Private Ltd, he sends more than one official to withdraw the cash from a bank in the city.

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  5. Bangladesh's first lightning forecast system soonRead the original story

    May 13, 2018 | The Daily Star

    Eight sensors capable of pinpointing lightning-prone areas and providing early warnings on incidents of lightning have been installed in the country. Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief has set up the US-made sensors recently, which will allow people to know when the incidents might occur in specific areas and will reduce the loss of lives, meteorologists said.

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  6. Boro smile cut shortRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | The Daily Star

    Farm labourers hold Boro crops harvested from a flooded field in Chalan Beel area of Natore's Singra. Photo: star When farmers in Chalan Beel areas mould their dream of Boro harvest, they keep in mind the risks of natural calamities and the need to sow early for reaping the crops before monsoon floods.

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  7. Rice prices finally decliningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | The Daily Star

    Rice prices have finally started dropping off in the face of ample supply brought about by huge imports and arrivals of the fresh staple from the Boro harvests, said farmers and traders. In the last two weeks, the prices of fine rice declined 1.54 percent to Tk 60-68 a kilogramme and that of coarse rice 3.65 percent to Tk 38-44 per kilogramme, according to data from the Trading Corporation of Bangladesh.

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  8. Lightning kills 17 in BangladeshRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Dhaka, April 30 : At least 17 people have been killed in lightning strikes in eight districts in Bangladesh, officials said. Besides, 15 others were injured when lightning bolts from the storms slammed into the ground in Sirajganj, Magura, Naogaon, Rangamati, Noakhali, Sunamganj, Brahmanbaria and Gazipur on Sunday, bdnews24 reported.

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  9. Rupchanda-The Daily Star Super Chef 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | The Daily Star

    With the rhythmic beats of the dhol commenced a two-episode long celebration of traditional Bengali cuisine at the Super Chef kitchen. Everyone, from the host to the judges to the participants, was proudly garbed in traditional Bengali attires to welcome the spirit of Bengali New Year 1425.

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  10. The Two-finger Test: It only adds insult after traumaRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2018 | The Daily Star

    This last instalment of the three-part series by Bishakha Devnath sheds some light on evidence collection and medical examination in rape cases. Firstly, the medical examination is neither scientific nor conclusive, and it does not establish proof of rape, according to experts.

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  11. Mymensingh blast: Another KUET student succumbsRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2018 | The Daily Star

    This picture taken on Sunday, March 25, 2018, shows the aftermath of the gas explosion that took place at a six-storey building in Bhaluka upazila of Mymensingh. Star file photo Another student of Khulna University of Engineering and Technology , who suffered burn injuries as a gas line exploded in a building in Mymensingh on Sunday, succumbed last night.

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  12. Ship Breaking Yards: Lack of safety key reason for accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | The Daily Star

    Experts have blamed the lack of safety measures for the frequent casualties at the ship-breaking yards in Chittagong's Sitakunda. At least six workers were killed in the first three months of this year.

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  13. KUET student killed in Mymensingh blastRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2018 | The Daily Star

    A student of Khulna University of Engineering and Technology was killed and three others sustained burn injuries in a blast at a building at Masterbari in Bhaluka of Mymensingh early today. The deceased was identified as Touhid, a final year student of KUET and an intern of Mymensingh Textile Mill, hailing from Bogra.

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  14. The thirsty landRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | The Daily Star

    Braving the scorching heat, several women of Sreerampur village in Rajshahi's Godagari upazila are going to fetch water from another village, about a kilometre away. Tube wells in their village often run dry in the summer.

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  15. Quality pays off in the long run: ACI chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2018 | The Daily Star

    In today's world, consumers are very conscious. Many consider the quality of products and compliance of sellers while making buying decisions apart from taking prices into consideration.

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  16. 4 Bangladeshi UN peacekeepers killed in Mali explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | The Daily Star

    Four Bangladeshi UN peacekeepers were killed and four others injured in an IED blast in Mali on Wednesday, said Inter Services Public Relations. The massive explosion took place at Doyenja around 2:30pm , said a press release signed by Rezaul Karim Shammee, assistant director of the ISPR.

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  17. A hub of knowledge for farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | The Daily Star

    Shykh Seraj with Shah Alam Jahangir at Shah Agricultural Information Library and Museum at Kaligram in Manda upazila of Naogaon. PHOTO: Hridoye Mati O Manush Shykh Seraj is a Media and Agriculture Development Activist.

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  18. 4 killed falling off the roof of a running trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The Daily Star

    Four people, including two RMG workers, travelling on the roof of a train were killed after being hit by the girder of a footbridge in Raninagar upazila of Naogaon in the early hours of yesterday. The police said two of the four dead were ready-made garment workers.

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  19. 4 RMG workers die falling off train roof in NaogaonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | The Daily Star

    Four garment workers died falling from the roof of a running intercity train after they were hit by an overhead girder at Raninagar Two of the victims were identified as Aminul Islam, 30, of Malipur village under Sapahar upazila of Noagaon, and Zahangir Alam, 19, of Boro-Hakimpur-Daktarpara village under Chirirbandar upazila of Dinajpur. Identities of rest of the deceased RMG workers could not be known immediately, our Dinajpur correspondent reports quoting police.

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  20. Under pressure to drop case?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | The Daily Star

    It was a dreadful day for her as her husband died from torture in Rab custody nearly five months ago. She was at home in Kaibartapara of Naogaon's Manda upazila, but could do nothing to save him from torture.

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