Bangladesh Newswire (Page 3)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bangladesh. (Page 3)

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  1. Nayakraj exits the sceneRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    ... decided to suspend all shooting for the next three days to mourn Nayakraj. His body would be taken to Bangladesh Film Development Corporation around 11:00am today for the fraternity and well-wishers to pay him tribute. Later around 12noon, the body ...

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  2. Darren lauds SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    ... Australia (CA) website. Australia, meanwhile, have cancelled the only warm-up match of their two-Test tour of Bangladesh due to poor conditions at the ground, officials said on Monday. The two-day match in Fatullah, slated to start on Tuesday, had ...

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  3. Joint vow on SunderbansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    Delhi, Aug. 21: Trinamul MP Sugata Bose and bureaucrats from India and Bangladesh today pitched for a joint effort to save the Sunderbans, which spreads across parts of both countries and is under acute threat of climate change. The joint effort pledge was taken during the release of a vision document on the development of the Sunderbans in Delhi.

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  4. Ashton Agar firming for another Test start against BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    Australia coach Darren Lehmann has backed Ashton Agar to take his game to the next level and become a genuine Test all-rounder. The left-arm spinner is in the box seat to partner Nathan Lyon for the first Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka, which starts on Sunday.

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  5. HSBC will continue to invest in BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Banking giant HSBC will continue to invest in Bangladesh to meet the growing consumer needs, maintain its pole position as the leading trade finance bank and grow further, a senior executive of the UK-based Asia-focused lender said. "Consumer demand is changing and will trigger a need for businesses to evolve.

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  6. Australia's sole warm-up match cancelled due to rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    Australia's only practice match ahead of the two test series against Bangladesh has been cancelled after heavy rain left the Fatullah cricket stadium pitch waterlogged. The tourists had been scheduled to play a two-day practice match against a Bangladesh Cricket Board XI from Tuesday before the first test in Dhaka begins on August 27. "We've decided to not do the tour game now which is a shame for both sides, the Bangladesh Cricket Board has been fantastic trying to get a game," Australia head coach Darren Lehmann said on Monday.

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  7. Hockey: Oman to play five matches against Pakistan A squad ahead of Asia CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    ... revealed OHA's plans to arrange an external training camp ahead of Asia Cup, which is scheduled to take place in Bangladesh from October 11 to 22. "The plan is to have the players train outside Oman before we reach Dhaka for the Asia Cup. We will be ...

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  8. Vital query that needs answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    ... a place in the 14-member squad, but does he warrant a place in the eleven? Mominul was not part of the eleven in Bangladesh's most recent and historic 100th Test in Sri Lanka that they famously won. If the last and winning combination is prioritised ...

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  9. Flood threatens the capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    ... districts, leaving thousands of people marooned. Photo: Anisur Rahman Ravaging the northern and northeastern Bangladesh, flood now threatens the capital as all its surrounding rivers are showing rising trends. The water levels in the Buriganga, ...

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  10. Gear up activities to protect SundarbansRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Bangladeshi High Commissioner to India Syed Muazzem Ali yesterday stressed gearing up the activities of Dhaka-New Delhi Joint Working Group for conservation of the Sundarbans, the world's largest mangrove forests shared by the two neighbouring countries. "It is critical.... for both the countries that we put our efforts together to protect the overall ecosystems of the Sundarbans," Muazzem Ali said at the launch of "Vision Document" of the Bangladesh-India Sundarbans Region Cooperative Initiative at a meeting organised by Observer Research Foundation , a New Delhi-based think-tank.

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  11. Biman gets nod for 12 extra hajj flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Biman Bangladesh Airlines yesterday got permission to operate 12 additional hajj flights paving the way for trips of all intending pilgrims to Saudi Arabia, a top official of religious affairs ministry said. Religious Affairs Secretary Abdul Jalil last night told The Daily Star that the Civil Aviation Authority of Saudi Arabia has also extended the deadline for sending hajj passengers till August 28. Sending all pilgrims to Saudi Arabia became very much uncertain due to frequent cancellations of hajj flights of Biman due to shortage of pilgrims.

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  12. Haor project in a shambles?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    The haor project failure points to some systemic problems that most projects seem to experience in our country. PHOTO: STAR The Bangladesh Water Development Board has successfully bungled up a haor project taken up in 2011 that was supposed to protect some 289,000 hectares of land in more than 50 haors over six low-lying districts of Sunamganj, Sylhet, Hagbiganj, Moulvibazar, Netrokona and Kishoreganj.

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  13. "Learning about Novera gave me strength"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Stage monodrama "Novera" is set to see its 10th staging today at the Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. The play is produced by Dhrupodi, directed by Sajjad Rajib and scripted by Samiun Jahan Dola based on a Hasnat Abdul Hye novel.

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  14. Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina blasts Chief Justice amid growing rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    Amid a raging row with the Supreme Court, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today slammed Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha for comparing Bangladesh with Pakistan and accused him of "humiliating" the country. Sinha, the first Hindu apex court chief justice in this Muslim-majority country, yesterday said that the judiciary has been very patient and referred to the removal of Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif by the country's apex court.

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  15. Australian XI takes shape for first TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    Australia are unlikely to spring any selection surprises after losing the chance to tune up for Sunday's first Test in Bangladesh. The Australian camp's preparations for the series-opener in Dhaka were thrown off course when a waterlogged ground forced the cancellation of a tour match scheduled to begin on Tuesday.

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  16. Aussie coach backs Agar to find next levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    Australian coach Darren Lehmann has backed Ashton Agar to take his game to the next level and become a genuine Test allrounder. The left-arm spinner is in the box seat to partner Nathan Lyon for Sunday's first Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka.

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  17. BAN appoint Joshi as spin consultant ahead of AUS seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CricketCountry.com

    India 's former spinner Sunil Joshi has been appointed Bangladesh 's spin consultant ahead of their two-Test series against Australia . Bangladesh have shown considerable improvement in Tests recently, and will be banking on their strength, and Australia's weakness, i.e. spin earn their maiden Test victory over the mighty opponents.

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  18. Becoming the Nayak RajRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    ... prime, with his good looks and powerful acting, making him arguably the most famous and widely acclaimed actor in Bangladesh. He won the National Film Awards for Best Actor for five times for his performances in "Ki Je Kori" (1976), "Oshikkhito" ...

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  19. BAN vs AUS, 1st Test: Taskin eager to contribute with crucial match spellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CricketCountry.com

    Ahead of the series opener versus Australia , Taskin Ahmed stated that he is keen to contribute in the team's cause courtesy crucial match-winning spells. Debuting in whites against New Zealand, Taskin has played 4 out of 5 Tests Bangladesh has featured since then.

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  20. Toxic Paracetamol: HC summons health secyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    ... during hearing a petition moved by Supreme Court lawyer Manzill Murshid on behalf of Human Rights and Peace for Bangladesh. Advocate Manzill Murshid told The Daily Star that the health secretary today submitted a report to the HC through the ...

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