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  1. Tight schedule could force Afghanistan, Bangladesh to rest players for dead-rubber clashRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | The Cricketer International

    The Match Day team debate the merits of resting players, against playing your best team throughout the Asia Cup Having already qualified for the Super Four stage after knocking out Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan will play the last league fixture in Abu Dhabi on Thursday. The result of the match is truly inconsequential: no matter who finishes top of their respective groups, the tournament has been scheduled in such a manner that Bangladesh will face India in the first Super Four match on Friday, while Afghanistan will play Pakistan.

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  2. India bans instant divorce by Muslim menRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    ... Law for family matters and disputes. Prasad said that nearly 22 countries, including neighboring Pakistan and Bangladesh, have banned the practice and appealed to the opposition to approve the Muslim Women Protection of Rights on Marriage Bill. ...

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  3. Rohingya Crisis: Action plan proposals to be placed at UNGA meetings: PMRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday told Parliament that Bangladesh will place its proposals on the future action plans over the Rohingya crisis in different multilateral meetings during the upcoming 73rd United Nations General Assembly . "We will hold talks with important world leaders over the issue at the sideline meetings of the UN General Assembly," she added.

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  4. Can the government afford another 5th January?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... landlord of the party sitting in London, who for all practical purposes has rendered himself inconsequential in Bangladesh politics, continues to wield power and dictate decisions. One is confused as to what his stance is, with two different ...

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  5. Govt moves to save Naria from PadmaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... government to government arrangement and the rest through a competitive bidding process. Under another project, Bangladesh Shipping Corporation will purchase six ships, two of them capable of carrying coal, through the government to government ...

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  6. South Asia can treble regional tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    From left, Sadiq Ahmed, vice chairman of PRI; Qimiao Fan, country director of the WB for Bangladesh, Bhutan, and Nepal; AMA Muhith, finance minister; Sanjay Kathuria, WB lead economist, and Zaidi Sattar, chairman of the PRI, pose with the new report of World Bank-A Glass Half Full: The Promise of Regional Trade in South Asia-at the Hotel Amari in Dhaka yesterday. Photo: Star Intra-South Asian trade can grow three times from $23 billion now to $67 billion by reducing man-made barriers, said the World Bank in a new report yesterday.

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  7. No extra pressure on - new opening pair'Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh had been looking for stable opening partner for Tamim Iqbal and tried out a few options over the past few months, especially in ODI format. With Tamim himself now injured, Tigers will have to look to play the rest of the Asia Cup counting on Liton Das, who himself is looking to prove his mettle in the ODI format while Nazmul Hossain Shanto, yet to play any ODIs, is likely get the nod to open with Liton.

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  8. Mashrafe urges positivityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Even when Bangladesh seemed to be doing everything right, circumstances have conspired against them. They take on Afghanistan today in their last Asia Cup Group B match in Abu Dhabi, having already qualified for the next stage.

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  9. Nasir Ali Mamun's tribute to S M SultanRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... Asaduzzaman Noor will grace the occasion as chief guest. HE Marie Annick Bourdin, Ambassador of France to Bangladesh, HE Mario Plama, Ambassador of Italy to Bangladesh, eminent artist Monirul Islam, Prof Moinuddin Khaled and architect Mustapha ...

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  10. Nadia and Rajeeb SamdaniRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... Venice Biennale in 2017, their Samdani Art Foundation unveiled plans for a permanent exhibition space in Northern Bangladesh. The first work Nadia Samdani collected was a watercolour piece by S M Sultan, the only Bangladeshi artist to exhibit ...

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  11. Gangchil's 'Mahurat' takes place at Dhaka ClubRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... present at the ceremony alongside Obaidul Quader himself. Hasanul Haque Inu, current Minister of Information of Bangladesh, was the chief guest of the event. Asaduzzaman Noor, current Minister of Cultural Affairs, and Tarana Halim, State Minister of ...

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  12. Reforming the BabushahiRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Times

    The good contributed their share by helping lay the foundation of the new state from scratch. I remember growing up in the vicinity of the new Pakistan Secretariat where we used to see our 'Babus' burning their candles at both ends in their tented offices along with the then known Intelligence School Barracks.

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  13. 40 gold bars seized at Sylhet airport, 1 heldRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Customs officers seize 40 gold bars worth around Tk 2 crore from a flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines at Osmani International Airport in Sylhet on September 19, 2018. Photo: Star Customs officers seized 40 gold bars worth around Tk 2 crore from a flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines at Osmani International Airport in Sylhet this morning.

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  14. India, Bangladesh members of same family: ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Sep 18 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday described India and Bangladesh as members of the same family while inaugurating with his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina a pipeline project and a railway project connecting the two countries. "Geographically we may be neighbours, but in our hearts we are members of the same family," Modi said while addressing the event via video-conferencing from New Delhi.

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  15. PM Modi, Sheikh Hasina jointly inaugurate Indo-Bangla pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Sep 18 : In what could be perceived as a massive boost to bilateral ties between India and Bangladesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina, on Tuesday, jointly inaugurated the India-Bangladesh Friendship Pipeline projects through video conferencing. Modi and Hasina inaugurated the work of the pipeline from their respective capitals, New Delhi and Dhaka, this afternoon.

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  16. Another refusal to give workers their dueRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... interesting things happened. For one, a report by a New York-based research firm was published, which found that Bangladesh topped the list of countries with the quickest growth of ultra-wealthy individuals. Around the same time, bringing an end to ...

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  17. Rising middleclass brings cheers for supermarketsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    The rise of the middleclass and their growing purchasing power are driving the growth of the supermarket business in Bangladesh, said insiders. According to the market players, the sector is likely to witness further growth riding on rapid urbanisation and higher per capita income.

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  18. Tigers' coach sees opportunity in crisisRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh's Asia Cup started in the best possible fashion on Saturday, riding on Mushfiqur Rahim's brilliance and Tamim Iqbal's heroism to register a rousing 137-run win over Sri Lanka. As that euphoria -- it was not just the margin of victory but the character shown in order to recover from a precarious situation -- may now be dissipating as the Bangladesh camp ponder the enormity of the challenge in front of them.

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  19. Australia considering Myanmar sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Shepparton News Online

    ... to deliver emergency supplies to Rakhine State and food, water, shelter and healthcare to Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh. A NSW spiritual healer is suing a former client saying she defamed him in a lengthy blog portraying him as the leader of a socially ...

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  20. Bangladesh, India begin constructing 130km cross-country oil pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Bangladesh and India have begun constructing a cross-country oil pipeline to carry diesel to Bangladesh from the world's third-largest energy consumer. Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi flagged off the construction of the 130-kilometre underground pipeline via video conferencing from their respective offices in Dhaka and New Delhi on Tuesday.

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