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  1. All-party affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Activists of all major political parties are involved in smuggling and illegal trade of chemicals and explosive substances, according to an intelligence report. Prepared by the National Security Intelligence , the report contains a list of 903 people involved in the crimes.

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  2. Resistance to extortion led to Bablu Hembrom's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Santal student leader Bablu Hembrom of Rajshahi was killed because he stopped his parents from paying local miscreants who had been extorting the family for several months in the name of giving protection to their seven bighas of land, President of Jatiya Adivasi Parishad Rabindranath Soren said yesterday. Quoting family members, he said Bablu came to know of the extortion when he returned home in Tanore after completion of his postgraduate education at Rajshahi Government College.

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  3. Abducting and selling babies in BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    It should have been one of the most joyous moments in the lives of Torikul Islam and his wife Rubina - the birth of their daughter. Instead it turned into a nightmare after the baby was abducted from the hospital. 1 comment

  4. Dhaka-Kolkata train attacked in BangladeshRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Petrol bombs were hurled Sunday at the Dhaka-Kolkata Maitree Express train in Bangladesh amid a violent BNP-sponsored countrywide blockade. No casualty was reported in the incident near the Iswardi railway station in Pabna of Rajshahi division, BdNews24 reported citing police.

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  5. US slams 'unconscionable' Bangladesh unrest as toll risesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Two more opposition activists were killed in a new bout of political violence in Bangladesh Friday after the US voiced grave concern about the unrest and slammed a spate of "unconscionable" firebombings. Police shot dead an Islamist protester from the Jamaat-e-Islami party and wounded two more after they threw a molotov cocktail at a police van in Rajshahi, northwest of Dhaka, after midnight Friday, local police chief Alamgir Hossain told AFP.

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  6. Washington deplores Bangladesh bloodshed, two more slainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Standard

    Two more opposition activists were killed in a new bout of political violence in Bangladesh today after the US voiced grave concern about the unrest and slammed a spate of ``unconscionable'' firebombings. . Police shot dead an Islamist protester from the Jamaat-e-Islami party and wounded two more after they threw a molotov cocktail at a police van in Rajshahi, northwest of Dhaka, local police chief Alamgir Hossain told AFP.

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  7. US slams 'unconscionable' Bangladesh unrest as toll rises to 65Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Straits Times

    A Bangladeshi resident who suffered burn injuries after a petrol bomb attack on a bus is treated by a doctor at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital in Dhaka on Feb 3, 2015. Two more opposition activists were killed in a new bout of political violence in Bangladesh on Friday, Feb 6, 2015, after the US voiced grave concern about the unrest and slammed a spate of "unconscionable" firebombings.

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  8. Kayes-Ziaur blitz lifts Khulna to winRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Cricketer International

    A breathtaking fifth-wicket partnership between Imrul Kayes and Ziaur Rahman handed Khulna Division a six-wicket win over Barisal Division in what turned out to be extra time in the match. The pair took their team home with a 122-run unbroken stand in just 10.1 overs to finish the chase at 4:48pm, 14 minutes after the mandatory final hour ended at 4:34pm at the BKSP-2 ground.

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  9. IFAD Autos to set up new assembly lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Daily Star

    IFAD Autos plans to invest Tk 50.68 crore to set up an assembly unit in March for buses and trucks in Savar to tap into the growing market for commercial vehicles. The company will import engines from Ashok Leyland, the second largest commercial vehicles maker in India, for assembly in Bangladesh, said Mir Fatema Akter, chief financial officer of the company.

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  10. An opening recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Dhaka Division's Abdul Majid and Rony Talukdar scored 314 runs for the first wicket, a record in Bangladesh's first-class cricket, in the second round of the NCL at Fatullah yesterday. Photo: Star Rony Talukdar emerged as a run-machine as he hit yet another hundred and amassed 314 runs along with Abdul Majid to create a new opening partnership record in the National Cricket League at the Fatullah Cricket Stadium yesterday.

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  11. Ready to face Roshan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Daily Star

    When Bangladesh take on Sri Lanka in their last match of Group A in Dhaka on Monday, they will be wary of a team that held them to 1-1 draw in Jessore and gave them a run for their money before falling to a 0-1 defeat in Rajshahi last October. But more than anyone else, Bangladesh will be specifically wary of an individual player, a certain Nalaka Roshan.

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  12. 'Forget everything and fight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh captain Mamunul Islam leads the team out of the Roseview Hotel in Sylhet on their way to the airport. The team returned to Dhaka yesterday, where they trained ahead of Monday's Bangabandhu Gold Cup match against Sri Lanka.

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  13. Army denies permission to bury Koko at its Banani graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Daily Star

    An ambulence carries the body of Arafat Rahman Koko, younger son of BNP chief Khaleda Zia, after the body arrived on Tuesday at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka. Photo: TV grab Bangladesh Army today denied permission to bury Arafat Rahman Koko, younger son of former president and BNP founder Ziaur Rahman, at its Banani graveyard in Dhaka.

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  14. Koko's Gayebana janaza heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Namajz-e-janazas of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's younger son Arafat Rahman Koko were held today at several places throughout the country except Dhaka. The janazas began simultaneously at 10:30am as per a pre-scheduled programme of the BNP amidst a countrywide nonstop blockade of the 20-party alliance that entered 22nd day today.

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  15. 3 hurt as escorted truck convoy attacked in RajshahiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Daily Star

    This STAR file photo shows a pro-hartal picketer jumps in the air as he blasted a cocktail on the Shahjahanpur intersection in Dhaka last year. At least three people suffered splinter injuries as alleged blockaders attacked a convoy of goods-carrying trucks in Rajshahi city this afternoon.

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  16. Question at day's end- "Is police department in Bangladesh a substitute for the court of law?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | CNN

    Since last week, at least 3 people, 2 belonging to BNP and 1 to Jamaat-e-Islami with names Motiur Rahman, Nurujjaman Jony and Imrul Kayes, have been shot dead in so-called police-y gunfights. It is 'so-called' because only one party, the cops, were armed and the victims were unarmed in all these happenings.

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  17. Exposure-Based Screening for Nipah Virus Encephalitis, BangladeshRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    We measured the performance of exposure screening questions to identify Nipah virus encephalitis in hospitalized encephalitis patients during the 2012-13 Nipah virus season in Bangladesh. The sensitivity , specificity , positive predictive value , and negative predictive value results suggested that screening questions could more quickly identify persons with Nipah virus encephalitis.

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  18. Fog disrupts flights, ferriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Morning fog caused by the prevailing cold wave through north-west and south-west parts of the country disrupted airways and waterways communication throughout the country today. Three flights of Novo Airways were delayed by about 30 to 40 minutes to reach Chittagong from Dhaka, Noor-E-Alam, manager of Chittagong's Shah Amanat International Airport told our local correspondent.

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  19. Mathematics deserves patronisationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Good news is rare now-a-days. I read one with amazement under the caption of "Love for maths stands tall" .

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  20. Cold wave sweeping northRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The sun has come out Tuesday morning after two days of gloomy weather in Dhaka. The photo is taken from Farmgate area around 11:00am on Tuesday, January 20, 2015.

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