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  1. Govt to launch 500 mobile apps todayRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Daily Star

    Passengers can now easily detect the location of a train using one of the 500 locally-developed apps that the government will launch today. One of the applications will enable customers to know about their utility bills from Dhaka Electric Supply Company, Power Development Board, and Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority.

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  2. Bangladesh vs South Africa 2015, Live Streaming (For Bangladesh): 1st Test Day 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | CricketCountry.com

    Dale Steyn will be hoping for play to resume at the earliest so that he can finally get to 400 Test wickets. The South African pacer is currently stuck at 399 Test wickets after helping South Africa bowl Bangladesh out for 326 on Day Three of the first Test at Chittagong.

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  3. 'We dominated this Test'Read the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | The Daily Star

    There was disappointment all round the Bangladesh camp after the fourth day of the Test was called off due to incessant rainfall. However, the immense break provided the chance for most of the players of the playing eleven to hit the gym and enjoy some extra training sessions.

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  4. Rain plays spoilsportRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | The Daily Star

    The Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong was awash with rain throughout yesterday, forcing the fourth day of the first Test between Bangladesh and South Africa to be called-off. Unfortunately, the forecast for today is not much brighter.

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  5. UNDP and BDCyclists organise climate change awareness cycling eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Daily Star

    United Nations Development Programme in Bangladesh in association with BDCyclists organised a cycling event to raise public awareness on climate change in Dhaka today. The event continued from 6:30am to 9am in the morning as part of the "Pole to Paris" campaign supported by UNDP.

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  6. Ban vs SA 2015, Free Live Cricket Streaming Online on Gazi TV (For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | CricketCountry.com

    Bangladesh take on South Africa in the first Test at Chittagong, the Day Four will be a crucial one for both teams. Bangladesh posted their highest total against South Africa in the first Test on Thursday, after Litton Das scored a maiden half-century and put on 82 with Shakib Al Hasan for the sixth wicket.

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  7. Exile islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Economist

    THE watchtowers and the high-security fence on the border between Myanmar and Bangladesh make this frontier look impregnable. Yet thousands of Rohingyas cross into Bangladesh each year.

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  8. Bangladesh posts its highest total against ProteasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | ABC News

    Bangladesh has posted its highest total against South Africa in the first Test in Chittagong, after wicketkeeper Litton Das scored a maiden half-century and put on 82 with Shakib al-Hasan for the sixth wicket. Bangladesh's batsmen gave the side a first-innings lead of 78 runs before they were all out for 326 runs during the extended second session of the third day's play.

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  9. Shakib, Das give Bangladesh lead over ProteasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Peninsula

    South Africa cricketer Vernon Philander appeals successfully for leg before wicket decision against Bangladesh cricketer Mohammad Mahmudullah during the second day of the first Test match against Bangladesh at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong yesterday. Chittagong, Bangladesh: Shakib Al Hasan and Litton Das added 57 runs in an unbroken sixth wicket partnership as Bangladesh gained a first innings lead over South Africa in the first Test Thursday.

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  10. I get a discount during Eid shopping: IshanaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Daily Star

    Former Lux Superstar Ishana is a popular actress. As in previous years, she was very busy with Eid plays.

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  11. Chaand Raat in Old DhakaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Daily Star

    Perhaps no place in Bangladesh celebrates Chaand Raat as passionately as Old Dhaka. Though the festivities and fun have toned down since the 1990s, the excitement of the night before Eid is still alive and well in the old town.

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  12. Joint meeting on enclaves todayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh-India joint working committee on the implementation of enclave exchange will sit in Dhaka tomorrow to discuss different issues of the dwellers there. The meeting takes places after the end of a 10-day joint survey in 162 enclaves of the two countries.

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  13. Mustafizur makes his mark againRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh cricketers congratulate Mustafizur Rahman for the dismissal of South African batter Jean-Paul Duminy during the first day of the first Test match. Photo: AFP Bangladesh's newest bowling sensation Mustafizur Rahman turned the first day of the first Test against South Africa on its head with an incredible performance on debut.

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  14. Bangladesh spinners hit back in first South Africa TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Yahoo!

    Spinners Taijul Islam and Shakib Al Hasan struck in successive overs as Bangladesh restricted South Africa to 165-3 at tea on the opening day of the first Test in Chittagong Tuesday. The spinners reaped the reward of some tight bowling from paceman Mohammad Shahid who bowled five consecutive maiden overs after lunch to pile pressure on the visiting batsmen.

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  15. Only 979 want to leave for IndiaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | The Daily Star

    No resident of the 51 enclaves in Indian territory wants to come to Bangladesh while 979 dwellers of 111 enclaves inside Bangladesh are willing to go to India, say officials. Lalmonirhat Deputy Commissioner Habibur Rahman, who led a five-member Bangladesh delegation at a meeting with the Indian side yesterday, confirmed it to The Daily Star.

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  16. Driving the message on climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | The Nation

    A BANGLADESHI couple is on an expedition to raise awareness in Southeast Asia and around the world about climate change, calling their journey "a ride for a greener Earth". "We want local people to care more about Mother Earth and be more conscious about the impact of climate change," Mohammad Shahade Ferdous said.

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  17. Top 5 Eid holiday spotsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | The Daily Star

    "Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience," renowned English writer Francis Bacon thus inspires people who love to travel. Yes, it is high time to go beyond the textbooks and throw off the bowlines to make the Eid holidays more exciting and memorable.

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  18. Inside the Tiger's DenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Daily Star

    On the road for quite some time now, Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza must have been a tired man. He returned to his Dhaka home yesterday only after leading the Tigers to yet another series win, in fact the fourth on the trot on home soil.

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  19. Home-goers face less troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Daily Star

    People heading home for Eid holidays climb up to the already packed roof of a train at Airport Railway Station in the capital yesterday. People embarking on such risky travels is almost a norm ahead of Eid.

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  20. Bangladesh Keen To Sign Cultural Accord With ArmeniaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Groong

    BANGLADESH KEEN TO SIGN CULTURAL ACCORD WITH ARMENIA Bangladesh Government News July 14, 2015 Tuesday DHAKA The official news Agency of Bangladesh has issued following news release: Cultural Affairs Minister Asaduzzaman Noor, presently visiting Armenia, has said Bangladesh is keen to sign cultural accord with Armenia for exchanging both the counties' rich heritage and traditional culture between people of the two nations. "So far, Bangladesh has cultural agreements with 40 countries.

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