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  1. Banks asked to withdraw cases against defaulter farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh Bank yesterday instructed state-run commercial and specialised banks to take steps to withdraw or settle cases filed against farmers for defaulted agriculture loans. The progress on the settlement of the certificate cases has to be reported to the Agricultural Credit and Financial Inclusion Department of the central bank on a monthly basis, it said in a notice yesterday.

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  2. Banks' capital base widensRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The capital base of the banking sector widened 10.51 percent to Tk 71,754 crore in the fourth quarter last year from a quarter ago. In the third quarter of July-September, it was Tk 64,933 crore, according to data from the central bank.

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  3. Khulna hand Rajshahi innings defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Cricketer International

    Khulna Division were the only winners in the fourth round of the NCL when they thrashed Rajshahi Division by an innings and 183 runs . It took them to third place in the points table behind Dhaka Division and Rangpur Division.

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  4. 3 AL men hurt in Rajshahi - Shibir' attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Two local Jubo league leaders and an activist of Bangladesh Chhatra League were injured in an attack allegedly by members of Islami Chhatra Shibir, student wing of Jamaat-e-Islami, in Rajshahi city this evening. Mehedi Hasan Yamin, 35, president, Istiaque Ahmed Isa, 28, a member of ward no 30 unit of the Awami League youth wing, were injured in the attack by Shibir men that took place at Binodpur Bazar under Motihar Police Station in the city around 9:45pm, Iftekher Alam, assistant commissioner of Rajshahi Metropolitan Police told our Rajshahi correspondent.

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  5. Four tons on Day OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The first day of the fourth round of the National Cricket League witnessed four centurions; this despite the fact that Dhaka's strong batting line-up is yet to open their account. Except for the clash between Khulna and Rajshahi at Mirpur, centuries were scored at Fatullah and the BKSP.

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  6. BB asks banks not to file cases against defaulter farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh Bank yesterday asked six state banks not to file "certificate cases" against farmers who have defaulted on agro-loans. The central bank also directed the banks to reschedule the loans and withdraw all cases filed against farmers.

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  7. 'Bangladesh is a very interesting country to understand the link between violence and governance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Dr. Bert Suykens, Assistant Professor with the Conflict Research Group at the Department of Conflict and Development Studies, Ghent University , is currently doing research on understanding the role of political violence in shaping governance and public order in Bangladesh. He talked to The Daily Star on the shape of political violence in Bangladesh Bert Suykens : Our definition of political violence is very restricted.

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  8. Love in the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Visitors crowd the Suhrawardy Udyan portion of Amar Ekushey Granthamela-2015 in the capital with yesterday being a weekend and Valentine's Day. Photo: Star On Friday the colour of the Amar Ekushey Granthamela-2015 was yellow and yesterday it got drenched in the red of love.

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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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

  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. '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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