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  1. Ila Mitra - Revolutionary, TrailblazerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Ila Mitra was the legendary peasant leader of undivided Bengal, a veteran front runner of the communist movement in the sub-continent and a dedicated friend to the cause of our Liberation War in 1971. Nachol, a police station at that time of greater Rajshahi, became the centre of the peasant movement, known as Tebhaga Andolan in the district.

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  2. They need love, careRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | Asia News Network

    The absence of a uniform adoption law in Bangladesh makes life uncertain for abandoned and lost kids living in government shelters. The picture of a smiling child in a green sleeveless shirt caught attention of many after it was published in a national Bangla daily newspaper last month.

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  3. The indomitablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | The Daily Star

    A garment employee, Aklima Akhter shoulders the responsibility for her family from whom she was taken away by traffickers when she was just seven. "I financed marriages of two of my younger sisters.

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  4. Two more detained in Japanese national murder case in BangladeshRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Bangladesh police has confirmed detaining two private bank employees for questioning in connection with the murder of Japanese national Kunio Hosh. Shushanto Chandra Roy, a spokesperson for Rajshahi Metropolitan Police confirmed the detention of Shahriar and Nahid, both an employee of a Brac Bank branch in Rajshahi, The Daily Star reports.

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  5. RANGPUR: Bangladesh cops detain 2 more over Japanese man killingRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Police in northern Bangladeshi district of Rangpur, where Japanese national Kunio Hoshi was gunned down on October 3, yesterday detained two private bank employees from Rajshahi district for questioning in connection with the murder. Shushanto Chandra Roy, spokesperson for Rajshahi Metropolitan Police, confirmed the detention of the two -- Shahriar and Nahid.

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  6. Batsmen rule Day 1Read the original story

    Oct 3, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Ten batsmen scored 50-plus on the first day of the second round of the National Cricket League yesterday, but only two converted those into centuries. Chittagong's wicketkeeper-batsman Irfan Sukkur scored a gritty 102 against hosts Rajshahi while Barisal's top-order batsman Fazle Mahmud cashed in on a good batting track in Khulna by scoring 103 off 120 deliveries.

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  7. Home-goers brave rain, hasslesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ANYTHING FOR HOME a With only a day to go before the Eid-ul-Azha, holidaymakers make frantic efforts to climb up to the roofs of trains as the compartments are already packed. The photos were taken at the airport and the Kamalapur railway stations yesterday.

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  8. BCB planning to decentralise cricket administrationRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Fans cheering for Bangladesh Cricket Team during the 3rd ODI between Bangladesh and Pakistan at Mirpur on April 22, 2015. Star file photo.

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  9. 18 to stay minimum marriage age for girlsRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Health Minister Mohammad Nasim yesterday said the updated child marriage restraint act would not leave any scope for girls' marriage below 18 years. The 2014 draft of the proposed law determines 18 as the minimum legal age for girls' marriage as it was in the Child Marriage Restraint Act 1929 but with an addition that under circumstances with logical reasoning girls above 16 years, having consent from parents and court, are also allowed to marry.

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  10. Rajshahi eager to get out of Tier 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | The Cricketer International

    It looks like an anomaly for Bangladesh's most successful first-class team to start in the second tier of the competition, but Rajshahi played poorly in the 2014-15 season, and will have to make do this season with not being in contention for the title. For Farhad Hossain, Farhad Reza and Jahurul Islam, it will still be an opportunity to make it to next season's first tier in style.

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  11. Bangladesh U-19 player Nihaduzzaman fit for Rajshahi openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | The Cricketer International

    Bangladesh Under-19 cricketer Nihaduzzaman , who was injured in a bus accident earlier this month, has been passed fit to play for Rajshahi Division in the side's first match of the National Cricket League 2015-16 against Barisal Division on Friday. Nihaduzzaman had suffered head injuries and needed 12 stitches to his skull and forehead after a bus he was traveling in, from Bogra to Rajshahi, suffered an accident on September 9. According to the BCB's chief physician, Dr Debashish Chowdhury, Nihaduzzaman's CT scan did not show any reason for concern.

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  12. Train tickets vanish in hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Most of the tickets were "sold out" within a few hours after the counters opened at Kamalapur Railway Station yesterday, the second day of advance train ticket sale. Some of them alleged that a huge number of tickets had been grabbed by some dishonest traders for selling those in the black market.

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  13. Six-team BPL to commence from November 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | The Cricketer International

    After a gap of more than two years, the third edition of the Bangladesh Premier League will begin on November 24. It will be a six-team competition with three new franchise owners set to take part. The Dhaka, Chittagong and Barisal teams will now be run by Beximco Group, DBL Group and Axiom Technologies respectively.

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  14. No dedicated doctors, staff for ICUsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Doctors, nurses and other staff are borrowed from other departments of the hospitals to keep the ICUs -- where patients are admitted with severe and life-threatening illnesses and injuries that require constant and close monitoring -- up and running. There are no dedicated doctors for its 20-bed ICU and doctors from the anaesthesiology department usually look after the patients in the ICU, hospital sources said.

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  15. Eid advance train ticket sale beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh Railway today began sale of advance train tickets to ensure a hassle-free journey for holidaymakers ahead of Eid-ul-Azha. Train tickets for September 20, 21, 22, 23 and 24 would be available on September 15, 16, 17, 18 and 19 respectively.

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  16. Bangladesh students protest education taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    Thousands of students from private universities, including medical and engineering colleges, are protesting across Bangladesh against the government's decision to impose tax on tuition fees. Students in Dhaka as well as Chittagong, Sylhet, Rajshahi and other smaller cities across the country are protesting on the streets since September 9. Many of the students coming from lower-middle class fear that an increase in value added tax by 7.5 percent will put a huge burden on their families who struggle to earn money to support their children's education in this poor nation of nearly 160 million.

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  17. VIPs get it just like thatRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2015 | The Daily Star

    A chunk of tickets of different mode of transport is kept aside for VIPs in the run-up to Eid every year leaving ordinary people struggling to reach home for the celebration. When people stand in queues for hours to get tickets, privileged groups make phone calls to transport officials and get seats in buses, trains and launches reserved.

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  18. Demo continues, stays peacefulRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Students of Gono Bishwabidyalay block Dhaka-Aricha highway at Baishmail in Savar, protesting a 7.5 percent VAT slapped on private university tuition fees. They stayed there for about an hour, creating long tailback on the road.

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  19. Bangladesh U-19 cricketer Nihaduzzaman injured in bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | The Cricketer International

    Bangladesh Under-19 cricketer Nihaduzzaman was one of nearly 40 individuals to suffer injuries in a bus accident near Sirajganj, about 100 km northwest of Dhaka, in which seven people died. Nihaduzzaman needed 12 stitches to his skull and forehead and said he was released from hospital under the condition of full rest at home in Rajshahi.

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  20. Many return without bus ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The mad rush begins again. With about two weeks left before Eid-ul-Azha, people pour into the Gabtali bus terminal in a desperate bid to buy advance tickets so they don't miss celebrating the festival with family members in home districts.

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