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  1. Russian Jewish community blasts Ukraine and Baltics nations for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    ... people who try to distract attention from their nations' collaboration with ( AHAD NIL CNN IREPORTER FROM SYLHET BANGLADESH,

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  2. YO! This messaging app has a lot more to say for itself, even offlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ITworld

    ... according to Jensen), but it was first distributed in a closed beta test at the Digital World 2015 show in Dhaka, Bangladesh, last month. As the initial 500 beta testers have allowed others to side-load the app using the Bluetooth sharing function, ...

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  3. Warrant issued to search Khaleda's officeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    A Dhaka court on Sunday issued a warrant to search the office of Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia after police said there could be explosives and fugitives harboured there. Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate S.M. Masud Zaman issued the search warrant.

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  4. Protests demanding arrest of Avijit Roy's killersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Floral tributes were paid on Sunday to slain US-based Bangladeshi writer-blogger Avijit Roy at Dhaka University grounds even as people staged demonstrations demanding the killers' arrest and a speedy trial. On Thursday night, Roy and his wife were dragged off a cycle rickshaw at a Teacher-Student Centre intersection by two unidentified assailants and attacked with machetes.

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  5. Bangladeshi mourners pay tribute to slain bloggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Jazeera

    ... who had demanded capital punishment for Islamist leaders convicted of war crimes for their involvement in Bangladesh's war for independence in 1971. Blogger Ahmed Rajib Haider was killed that year in a similar attack near his home in Dhaka after he ...

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  6. Bangladesh to seek FBI's help in Avijit Roy murder probeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Bangladesh Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali Sunday said it has decided to take help of the US' Federal Bureau of Investigation ...

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  7. Journo among 4 burnt in Dhaka firebomb attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    At least four people, including a journalist, were burnt in a firebomb attack on a bus at Banasree in Dhaka around 8:00pm this evening. Arefin Shakil, a reporter of Ekattor TV, suffered burn injuries when the bus he was travelling in came under the attack near E-block around 8:15pm, said a source at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital.

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  8. Dhaka to engage FBI in Avijit murder probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Dhaka has decided to take the help of the US Federal Bureau of Investigation to investigate the murder of blogger Avijit Roy. Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali conveyed the government decision to a group of top diplomats including the USA during a meeting at the State Guesthouse Padma this afternoon.

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  9. 2 war crimes accused held in Cox's BazarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    The arrestees -- Md Rashid, 83, and Salamat Ullah Khan, 80, -- were respectively general secretary and president of Maheshkhali Thana Peace Committee during the 1971 Liberation War, reports our Cox's Bazar correspondent. Earlier in the day, the International Crimes Tribunal-2 issued the arrest warrant in response to a prayer by the prosecution.

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  10. Graft Cases: Zia Says No Confidence in B'desh Court JudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Outlook

    Bangladesh opposition party chief Khaleda Zia today expressed no-confidence in a trial court judge hearing two graft cases involving over USD 650,000 which could see her jailed for life. The 69-year-old Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson's counsel placed the two pleas before the High Court against Abu Ahmed Jamadar of the Special Judge Court-3, who is hearing the Zia Orphanage and Zia Charitable Trust graft cases.

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  11. Why an American blogger was hacked to death in BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... was targeted "because of his crimes against Islam." Roy, who was based in the United States, had just arrived in Bangladesh a week before attending a book festival. An engineer by training, he had launched a popular, secularist blog and gained a ...

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  12. Culture of Immunity: The Death of a Bangladeshi Writer and the Complicity of the Democratic SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Common Dreams

    ... the deed. [1] As the protests and pleas for justice are being heard all over Dhaka, no one in their right mind in Bangladesh believes that Abhijit's murderers will ever be caught and put through a proper trial. What has happened to Bangladesh, where ...

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  13. Bangladeshis Mourn American Blogger's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    Mourners gather in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka to pay their respects to the American blogger who was hacked to death. Avijit Roy, a U.S. citizen of Bangladeshi origin, was returning from a book

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  14. Bangladeshis pay tribute to US blogger killed in machete attackRead the original story

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    ... nation. "It's a heinous murder. My question is, why did it take place?" Kamal Hossain, the architect of Bangladesh's secular constitution, told reporters as Roy's father stood by. Protesters also gathered at the spot where Roy was killed inside the ...

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  15. Hacked US writer Avijit Roy laid to rest in DhakaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of India

    ... paying their tributes, Kabir, expressed indignation over the government's "failure to ensure the safety of the Bangladesh-born US-based bioengineer", reported bdnews24 for which Roy used to write columns regularly. The coffin bearing the body of ...

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  16. Freethinker Avrit Roy's daughter writes tearful message on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DNA India

    ... of Mukto-Mona (Free-mind) blog site which champions liberal secular writing in the Muslim majority nation of Bangladesh. Avijit Roy's blog, for the moment, has gone black, but with the promise that his fight against extremism will remain undefeated.

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  17. Oman Air to launch services to Goa, Singapore and DhakaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    ... andcan be booked now from OMR 161.3 return per person, including taxes and charges. Dhaka is the capital of Bangladesh and, with more than 15 million inhabitants is country's most populous city. It constitutes the political, cultural and scientific ...

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  18. Bangladesh pays tribute to U.S. blogger killed in machete attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    ... who came to his native city in mid-February and was due to go back to the United States. "Free thinking in Bangladesh is become a great danger, all the free thinkers are at great risk," writer Shahriar Kabir said. "We want to know why the government ...

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  19. Tripura protest condemns killing of Bangladeshi-American writerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nerve News

    ... Avijit Roy (42), a bio-engineer working in the US, was hacked to death by two attackers wielding machetes in Bangladesh's capital Dhaka on February 26, when he was leaving a book fair with his wife Rafida Ahmed Banna, who was also seriously wounded ...

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  20. Bangladesh pays tribute to American blogger Avijit Roy killed in machete attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Straits Times

    Teachers, students and people from all walks of life paying tribute with flowers to Bangladeshi blogger Avijit Roy, who was killed last Thursday in a street in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on March 1, 2015. Teachers, students and people from all walks of life pay tribute with flowers to Bangladeshi blogger Avijit Roy who was killed on Feb 26, 2015, in a street in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on March 1, 2015.

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