Bangladesh Newswire (Page 8)

Bangladesh Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bangladesh. (Page 8)

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  1. Dhaka defeat Rangpur by 42 runsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Daily Star

    Ervin Lewis of Dhaka Dynamites plays a shot during Bangladesh Premier League 2016 at Mirpur Stadium. Image taken from the official Facebook page of Dhaka Dynamites.

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

    Wednesday Nov 30 | 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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  3. Election coming, so campaign for AL: HasinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Daily Star

    Describing 2019 as the election year for Bangladesh, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged Awami League followers, both at home and abroad, to carry out campaign for the party to retain power as it works for development. Star file photo Describing 2019 as the election year for Bangladesh, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged Awami League followers, both at home and abroad, to carry out campaign for the party to retain power as it works for development.

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  4. Muhith terms RCBC decision on heist money 'unethical'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Daily Star

    ... (of RCBC) . . . from ethical point of view it is not right . . . not appropriate," he told newsmen at the Bangladesh Secretariat in Dhaka today. Muhith also rejected a RCBC demand seeking disclosure of Bangladesh government's investigation report on ...

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  5. UNESCO recognises Mangal Shobhajatra as cultural heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Daily Star

    Mangal Shobhajatra has been inscribed in Unesco's Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity at the 11th session of the Inter-governmental Committee on Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The committee in its decision noted that Mangal Shobhajatra, organised by teachers and students of Dhaka University's Faculty of Fine Arts to celebrate the first day of Bengali New Year, symbolizes the pride of the people of Bangladesh in their living heritage as well as their strength and courage to fight sinister forces, and their vindication of truth and justice.

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  6. Bangladesh hands over 91 Rohingyas to MyanmarRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Newkerala.com

    Dhaka [Bangladesh], Nov. 30 : Ninety one Rohingyas, who were jailed for trespassing into the Bay of Bengal in 2015, have been handed over to Myanmar's Border Guard Police by Border Guard Bangladesh on Ghumdhum border in Nakkhanchhari upazila of Bandarban district on Wednesday. [NK World] The Dhaka Tribune quoted BGB Cox's Bazar Sector acting commander Anisur Rahman, as saying that 34 Battalion Commander Imra Ullah and Executive Magistrate Imrul Kayes were present during the incident.

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  7. Govt fails to cut down lobour migration costs: ExpertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Daily Star

    Labour and migrant rights activists today expressed frustrations over the failures of Bangladesh government in cutting the migration cost for sending workers to abroad, despite its repeated attempts over the years. Bangladeshi migrant workers are being exploited by an unethical nexus of brokers, middlemen and recruiting agencies involved in unfair recruitment systems, they alleged at a discussion on "Business Mechanism Meeting with Private Sectors Towards GFMD" under the banner of Bangladesh Civil Society Coordination Committee .

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  8. Marlon Samuels' 55* carries Comilla homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Cricketer International

    Comilla Victorians 125 for 2 beat Rajshahi Kings 124 for 7 by eight wickets Scorecard and ball-by-ball details Comilla Victorians dented Rajshahi Kings' charge towards a last-four finish, beating them by eight wickets with eight balls to spare. Young allrounder Mohammad Saifuddin took three wickets to help restrict Rajshahi to 124 for 7 before Marlon Samuels struck an unbeaten 55 off 41 to complete a convincing chase.

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  9. Marlon Samuels' unbeaten 55 guides CV to victory over RK in BPL 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | CricketCountry.com

    West Indies veteran batsman Marlon Samuels played a commendable knock of an unbeaten 55, as he guided Comilla Victorians to an easy and impressive 8-wicket win over Rajshahi Kings , in Match 35 of the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League 2016, at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka on Wednesday. Apart from Samuels, Ahmed Shehzad too played a strong innings of 46, while in their bowling department, it was Mohammad Saifuddin, who claimed 3 crucial wickets, as Rajshahi was pushed on the backfoot to put up a modest total of 124, which was easy for Comilla to be chased down.

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  10. Even after the Rana Plaza disaster it is hard to get international...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | ScienceBlogs

    A new report by four leading workers' rights group shows just how hard it is to get international clothing brands to fix problems in their global supply chains despite the fact that 1,100 workers were killed in an instant in an unsafe garment factory in Bangladesh. Three and a half years after the Rana Plaza building collapsed in Dhaka, Bangladesh, five major clothing brands - Walmart, Gap, VF, Target and Hudson's Bay - were found to have continuing hazards and dangerous delays in fixing them.

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  11. Provide free seat for poor tourists at Cox's Bazar beach: HCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Daily Star

    ... chairs at Cox's Bazar sea beach should not be declared illegal. Civil aviation and tourism secretary, chairman of Bangladesh Tourism Corporation, deputy commissioner and superintendent of police of Cox's Bazar, and mayor of Cox's Bazar Municipality ...

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  12. Myanmar takes back 91 fishermenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh today repatriated 91 fishermen to Myanmar, who were detained by the Navy for illegally intruding into Bangladesh's naval territory on December 8 last year. Members of Border Guard Bangladesh repatriated the fishermen to the Immigration and National Registration Department of Myanmar around 11:00am after holding a bilateral meeting, our Cox's Bazar correspondent reports quoting BGB and police sources.

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  13. Harvest paddy of rest 15 acres for Santals: HCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Daily Star

    ... of Justice Obaidul Hassan and Justice Krishna Debnath passed the order after accepting a report submitted by Bangladesh Sugar and Food Industries Corporation (BSFIC). BSFIC authorities placed the report to the bench through Deputy Attorney General ...

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

    Wednesday Nov 30 | 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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  15. At least 10,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Daily Star

    Myanmar Rohingya refugees look on in a refugee camp in Teknaf, in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar, on November 26, 2016. Thousands of desperate Rohingya, a stateless ethnic group, have flooded over the border into Bangladesh in the last few days, bringing with them horrifying stories of gang rape, torture and the systematic killing of their ethnic group.

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  16. Sunny and Cooper reported for suspect actions in BPLRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Cricketer International

    In the case of Sunny, Rangpur Riders' left-arm spinner, one delivery, the first ball of the 19th over in Rangpur's match against Rajshahi Kings on November 28, raised suspicion. Video footage of Khulna Titan's allrounder Cooper's bowling has been sent to the WICB, the BPL technical committee chairman Jalal Yunus said.

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  17. Durham opener Keaton Jennings has been called up to replace Haseeb HameedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Bridgwater Mercury

    ... 2-0 down with two to play. Hampshire all-rounder Dawson, like Ansari a left-arm spinner, is currently busy at the Bangladesh Premier League with Rangpur Riders. Ansari, meanwhile, will stay with the squad and continue to receive medical support in ...

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  18. Comilla Victorians vs Rajshahi Kings LIVE StreamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | CricketCountry.com

    The 35th match of the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League 2016-17 is scheduled to be played between Comilla Victorians and Rajshahi Kings on Wednesday at Dhaka. It is a crucial game for both the teams as the league fixtures are about to get over and each team is trying to finish in the top four.

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  19. At least 10,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh: UN Dhaka (AFP) - At ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Yahoo!

    At least 10,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh in recent weeks after fleeing violence in neighbouring Myanmar, the United Nations said on Wednesday. An estimated 30,000 Rohingya, a Muslim minority living mostly in Myanmar, have been forced to leave their homes since a bloody crackdown by the army in the western state of Rakhine.

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  20. In Bangladesh, disaster-savvy students protect families from floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Reuters

    KURIGRAM, Bangladesh - Bangladeshi teacher Monjurul Islam was talking to his class of 10-year-olds about how the planet is heating up, when Mosammat Ferdousi stood up and asked: "We are experiencing heavy floods in the last few years - is this linked to climate change?" Islam told his pupils climate change "might be a reason", adding scientists believe the country's increasingly frequent floods and lightning strikes could be linked to global warming. "Most of my students know about climate change, its impacts and what they should do," said Islam, head teacher at Char Bazra Uttarpara Primary School in Bozra village, in the northern district of Kurigram.

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