Rajshahi, Bangladesh Newswire (Page 3)

Rajshahi, Bangladesh Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rajshahi, Bangladesh. (Page 3)

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  1. Militant' arrested in BaghmaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Police in a special drive arrested a member of banned militant outfit Jagrata Muslim Janata Bangladesh from his residence in Baghmara upazila of Rajshahi early today. Arrestee Khoir Ali, 40, of Kuddapara village in the upazila, was wanted in a militancy-related case filed in 2016, reports our Rajshahi correspondent quoting police.

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  2. Police arrest four militant suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | The Daily Star

    In separate anti-militancy drives early yesterday, police in Rajshahi arrested four militants including two Hizbut Tahrir men, who were involved in clashes with the law enforcers in the capital. Law enforcers arrested Ariful Islam Sodoy, 28, at Notunpara and Mansur Rahman, 27, at Sahapara in Nowhata municipality around 2:00am, said Porimol Kumar Chakrawarty, officer-in-charge of Poba police.

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  3. Nine 'JMB men' held in 3 distsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Police arrested nine suspected members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh in special anti-militancy drives in Natore, Naogaon and Rajshahi early yesterday. Meanwhile, Chittagong police arrested 133 people, who are accused in regular cases, across the district on the second day of the drives to crack down on militancy.

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  4. 5 'JMB militants' held in RajshahiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Police claimed to have arrested five militants of the banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh from Bagmara upazila in Rajshahi early today. The arrestees -- Abdul Mannan, Abul Hossain, Lutfar Rahman, Rohidul Islam and Abdus Sattar -- hail from different villages of the upazila, our Rajshahi correspondent reports quoting Officer-in-Charge of Bagmara Police Station Nasim Ahmed.

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  5. Spring rain cools weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Incessant rains at the beginning of spring have brought the mercury down thus cooling the temperature but have also disrupted people's life especially in Dhaka. The Photo is taken from Tajagon area on Saturday, March 11, 2017.

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  6. UP members brutalise 2 childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Ratan Ali of Polashbari village, left, and Rezvi Ahmed Jarjis of Hariapara village of Rajshahi's Durgapur upazila, tied to a tree during torture, yesterday. Photo: Star Police yesterday arrested two Union Parishad members for tying two boys to a tree and brutalising them in Rajshahi the day before.

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  7. 'Drug dealers' kill Ansar man in FeniRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | The Daily Star

    An Ansar member was killed and a magistrate of a mobile court was injured in an attack by "drug dealers" during an anti-narcotic drive along Badarpur border of Feni's Phulgazi on Wednesday night. The dead, Mir Nowshad Ali, 52, is a lance nayek of Bangladesh Ansar and Village Defence Party.

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  8. New law to cut child marriage by half in 2yrsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Once the Child Marriage Restraint Act-2017 comes into effect, the number of child marriage will come down to half within the next two years, State Minister for Women and Children Affairs Meher Afroz Chumki said yesterday. "For this, the government will do whatever needs to be done," she said at a programme marking the International Women's Day-2017.

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  9. JMB man gets life termRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | The Daily Star

    A court here on Monday sentenced an activist of banned Islamist militant organisation Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh to life term imprisonment in an arms case. Judge of Special Tribunal-2, also additional district judge of Chapainawabganj, Ziaur Rahman handed down the verdict in presence of the JMB man.

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  10. No end in sight to interns' strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Interns of Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital protest the suspension and transfer of four fellows, on the campus yesterday. Photo: Star In order to undergo a surgery on his left leg, Shahjahan Mia was admitted to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital a week back.

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  11. Patients suffer as interns continue strikeRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Patients at the outdoor department of Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital in Bogra have been suffering badly as the interns continued their work abstention for the fourth consecutive day on March 5, 2017. In this photo, The interns formed a human chain on the hospital campus yesterday to press their demands.

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  12. 'Spiritual leader' of 'Neo JMB' arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Counterterrorism officials have arrested the alleged spiritual leader of "Neo JMB", who they think approved the Gulshan cafe attack plot last year. Sixty-year-old Maulana Abul Kashem, also known as "Shaykh" and "Boro Hujur" among his followers, was detained from the capital's Senpara Parbata area around 11:00pm on Thursday.

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  13. Toitong, Tepurgari crowned championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Toitong Govt Primary School of Pekua, Cox's Bazar clinched the title of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup primary school football tournament while Tepurgari BK Govt Primary School of Patgram, Lalmonirhat won the title of the Bangamata Begum Fazilattunnesa Mujib Gold Cup primary school football tournament yesterday. Toitong beat Kamrangi Govt Primary School of Jaintapur, Sylhet in a sudden death tiebreaker in the final of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup, the event for the boys, while Tepurgari beat Borabari Govt Primary School of Rajshahi by a single goal in the final of the Bangamata Begum Fazilattunnesa Mujib Gold Cup, the event for the girls, at the Bangabandhu National Stadium yesterday.

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  14. Bangabandhu, Bangamata Gold Cup finals todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | The Daily Star

    The finals of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup and Bangamata Fazilatunnesa Mujib Gold Cup primary school football tournaments will be held at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka today. Claimed by the organisers as the largest football tournaments in the world, these two knock-out format tournaments have produced players for the age-level national teams and those to be competing at the big bowl today are expected to be future stars.

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  15. Why should strikers not face action?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | The Daily Star

    The High Court yesterday asked the authorities to explain in three weeks why they should not be directed to take legal action against those behind the transport strike enforced to protest a court verdict. In the rule, it also ordered the respondents to show causes as to why calling a strike or hartal against a court verdict should not be declared illegal.

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  16. 'Youth, who stabbed 2 cops, belongs to JMB'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | The Daily Star

    The youth who stabbed two cops in Godagari upazila Tuesday night is a member of the banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh and is trained in martial art, police said yesterday. Ajimul Islam was arrested by a team of the counterterrorism unit of the Detective Branch of Bogra police in Kella Baroipara village.

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  17. Attacker of Rajshahi cops a JMB militant: PoliceRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2017 | The Daily Star

    A Rajshahi youth, who stabbed two policemen at Godagari upazila of Rajshahi last night, is a member of the banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujaheedin Bangladesh and trained in Martial Arts, police said today. Ajimul Islam, 24, who was arrested by a team of detective branch of police in Bogra last night, was known for his religious extremism at Bujruk Rajarampur village in the upazila, said the villagers.

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  18. 5 to die for Hoshi killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Five members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh are awarded death penalty for the killing of Japanese national Kunio Hoshi in Kaunia upazila of Rangpur in 2015. File photo A Rangpur court yesterday awarded death penalties to five JMB militants for the killing of Japanese national Kunio Hoshi in 2015.

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  19. Banks' capital swellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Overall capital of banks rose 7.81 percent in the last quarter of 2016, but 11 banks failed to maintain the capital in line with the new international standards. As per the Basel III framework, the state banks are in capital shortfall with Sonali, BASIC and Bangladesh Krishi Bank or BKB on top of the list.

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  20. Jurgen Klopp Suggests Leicester Players Not to Blame for Claudio Ranieri SackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    It's down to players to keep dressing rooms' - Frank Sinclair backs Claudio Ranieri after Foxes boss is sacked by Premier League champions O'Neill previously managed the current Premier League champions from 1995 to 2000 but has no interest in taking the vacant position after Claudio Ranieri was sacked. Leicester City Football Club owe last year's astonishing Premier League win to many people.

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