Sylhet, Bangladesh Newswire (Page 4)

Sylhet, Bangladesh Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Sylhet, Bangladesh. (Page 4)

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  1. SC upholds HC order barring gambling in clubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Daily Star

    The Supreme Court on Thursday, December 8, 2016, upholds a High Court order that directed the government to stop gambling including dice, card and housie at 13 renowned clubs across the country including the Dhaka Club.The photo has been taken from Dhaka Club Limited website. across the country including the Dhaka Club.

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  2. SC upholds death for 3 Huji menRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Daily Star

    The Supreme Court yesterday upheld the death penalties for three Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami militants, including its chief Mufti Abdul Hannan, for carrying out a grenade attack on then UK envoy in Bangladesh Anwar Chowdhury in 2004. A four-member bench of the Appellate Division, headed by Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha, delivered the verdict in the grenade attack case after dismissing the convicts' appeals.

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  3. Bangladesh court confirms death for Islamic group leaderRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    Attorney General of Bangladesh, Mahbubey Alam, center, walks out of the Supreme Court after the hearing of a review petition relating to the death sentence of Harkatul Jihad leader, Mufti Abdul Hannan, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016. The court upheld the death sentence against Hannan and two of his accomplices found guilty of orchestrating a 2004 grenade attack against Bangladesh-born British High Commissioner, Anwar Choudhury, as he visited a popular Islamic shrine in the north-eastern city of Sylhet.

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  4. Bangladesh upholds death sentences over 2004 attack on British envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Bangladeshi lawyer for Mufti Abdul Hannan, the head of Harkatul Jihad Al Islami , Mohammad Ali, centre, speaks with media after his client's death sentence was upheld at a court in Dhaka on December 7, 2016. Photo - AFP Bangladeshi lawyer for Mufti Abdul Hannan, the head of Harkatul Jihad Al Islami , Mohammad Ali, centre, speaks with media after his client's death sentence was upheld at a court in Dhaka on December 7, 2016.

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  5. Bangladesh extremist to hang for attack on UK envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    Bangladesh's highest court on Wednesday upheld the death sentence handed down to a top militant and two of his followers for a 2004 attack on the British ambassador that left three people dead. The Supreme Court rejected the appeals by Mufti Abdul Hannan, head of Harkatul Jihad Al Islami and two members of the banned militant group.

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  6. Mufti Abdul Hannan, head of Harkatul Jihad Al Islami. Photo: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    Bangladesh's highest court on Wednesday upheld the death sentence handed down to a top militant and two of his followers for a 2004 attack on the British ambassador that left three people dead. The Supreme Court rejected the appeals by Mufti Abdul Hannan, head of Harkatul Jihad Al Islami and two members of the banned militant group.

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  7. Attack on UK envoy: SC upholds death for 3 Huji menRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Daily Star

    The Supreme Court today upheld the death penalty of three militants of Harkatul Jihad al Islami , including its chief Mufti Abdul Hannan, in a case filed for the 2004 grenade attack on the then UK envoy in Bangladesh. A four-member bench of the Appellate Division headed by Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha delivered the verdict after dismissing the appeals moved on behalf of the convicts.

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  8. Othoi: A 'cinematic theatre' experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Daily Star

    Shakespeare's "Othello" is a timeless literary masterpiece, and what makes any work 'timeless' is its unending appeal to the audience, and inspiration to generations of creative minds. Natadha, the reputed theatre troupe from Howrah, West Bengal put on display the timelessness of "Othello" in their own theatrical adaptation titled "Othoi" on the fifth day of the BotTala Rongomela Theatre Festival in the capital's Mohila Samiti on Monday.

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  9. Khalil: Second death anniversary of the silver screen baddieRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Daily Star

    It is exactly two years since Khalil Ullah Khan, known best as Khalil, left us. On his second death anniversary, one cannot help but remember the life of the quintessential menacing villain of the silver screen.

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  10. Gambling in clubs: SC stays HC order for a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Daily Star

    The Supreme Court today stayed for a day a High Court order that asked the government to immediately stop gambling including cards, dice and housie at 13 renowned clubs, including Dhaka club . Chamber Judge of the Appellate Division of the SC Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain passed the order following a petition filed by Dhaka Club seeking a stay on the HC order.

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  11. 2004 attack on UK envoy: Appeal verdict tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Daily Star

    The Supreme Court fixed tomorrow for delivering verdict on the appeals of two Huji death row convicts including its chief Mufti Abdul Hannan against the High Court judgement in a case filed for the 2004 grenade attack on the then UK envoy in Bangladesh. A four member bench of the Appellate Division headed by Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha set the date today after concluding hearing on the appeals.

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  12. Double delight for Aman growersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | The Daily Star

    The smile of rice farmer Mostofa says it all. There has been a bumper production of aman rice in Sylhet region this season although hundreds of hectares of aman was damaged by flood earlier this year.

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  13. Attack on Khadiza: 16 witnesses give depositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | The Daily Star

    Sixteen witnesses gave deposition before a Sylhet court today in a case filed against suspended Bangladesh Chhatra League leader Badrul Alam for stabbing college girl Khadiza Akter Nargis on October 3. Sylhet Chief Metropolitan Judge M Saifuzzaman reordered the testimony of the witnesses, including Khadiza's uncle Abdul Kuddus, said additional deputy commissioner of Sylhet Metropolitan Police Jedan Al Musa. Earlier on November 29, the court indicted Badrul Alam, a suspended leader of BCL's Shahjalal University of Science and Technology unit, in the case.

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  14. Govt asked to stop gambling in Dhaka, 12 other clubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | The Daily Star

    The High Court on Sunday, December 4, 2016 directs the government to immediately stop gambling at 13 renowned clubs, including Dhaka Club. The photo has been taken from Dhaka Club Limited website.

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  15. Jihadis won't be spared, says BSFRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Telegraph

    Shillong, Nov. 30: The BSF today expressed concern over jihadi elements creating problems along the border. It, however, hailed its counterpart, the Border Guards of Bangladesh , for putting in all efforts to contain their activities.

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  16. A traffic policeman raises a rope at the Bijoy Sarani intersection in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Daily Star

    Gonoforum forms a human chain in front of Jatiya Press Club in the capital yesterday protesting the coal-based Rampal power plant project near the Sundarbans. Photo: Star Sister of Misbah Uddin breaks down in tears, while family members try to console her at a human chain before Sylhet Central Shaheed Minar yesterday.

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  17. Attack on UK envoy: SC stars hearing on appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Daily Star

    The Supreme Court today started hearing the appeals of two Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami death row convicts including its chief Mufti Abdul Hannan against the High Court verdict in a case filed for the 2004 grenade attack on the then UK envoy in Bangladesh. A four-member bench of the Appellate Division of the SC headed by Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha also fixed December 6 for holding further hearing on the appeals.

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  18. Victims must get justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Daily Star

    People responsible for the death of at least 28 children following intake of toxic paracetamol syrup in 2009 will be brought to justice, Health Minister Mohammed Nasim said yesterday. The remark came as a response to the acquittal of five officials of Rid Pharmaceuticals Ltd the day before in one of the five cases filed over the links between children's deaths and toxic paracetamol syrups.

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  19. Attack on Khadiza: Ex-BCL man indicted for murder attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Daily Star

    Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Saifuzzaman Hiru, following the charge framing, set December 5 for the trial to begin by recording depositions, said Mahfuzur Rahman, public prosecutor. On October 3, Badrul Alam, a fourth-year economics student at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology and also senior assistant secretary of the Sust unit of Bangladesh Chhatra League, attacked Khadiza with a machete on the campus of MC College in Sylhet.

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  20. Attack on Khadiza: Badrul indicted, trial begins Dec 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Daily Star

    A Sylhet court on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, indicts Badrul Alam, lone accused in a case filed for attacking Sylhet college student Khadiza Begum Nargis. Trial begins Dec 5. In the photo taken on November 26 shows Khadiza appearing before a press conference at Square Hospitals in Dhaka more than one and a half month into the brutal attack on her.

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