Bangladesh Newswire (Page 9)

Bangladesh Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bangladesh. (Page 9)

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  1. Shakib-Al-Hasan named Bangladesh T20I captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Millbury

    Shakib Al Hasan has so far led the team in four Twenty20 internationals and lost all. Bangladesh on Saturday appointed all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan as their next captain for Twenty20 internationals, replacing retired fast bowler Mashrafe Mortaza, who announced his retirement from the game's shortest format during Bangladesh recent series against Sri Lanka.

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  2. Rain to reign for two more daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    ... Sadar Road, Jibanananda Das Road, Sree Nath Chatterjee Road, College Road, College Avenue, Palashpur, Kawnia and Bangladesh Bank areas in the city. Water entered many houses and shops, schools and coaching centres. Residents were busy scooping out ...

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  3. Havoc in Haors: Fish dying further downRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    ... experts' team reached Sunamganj yesterday to collect water samples from the haors there for lab test at the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission to ascertain whether there is any radioactive materials in the waters. Reports of an outcry across the ...

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  4. Salute you, maestroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    ... have a glimpse of their beloved maestro composer, freedom fighter artiste, singer-songwriter and musical icon of Bangladesh -- Lucky Akhand. This masterpiece composed by the maestro of melancholy has been playing in the hearts of a grief-stricken ...

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  5. Narrow escape for 400 passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    ... director of River Transport and Passenger Safety of BIWTA at Barisal port. "The launch is gradually sinking and Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority salvage vessel NIRBHIK-2 is continuing its rescue operation," he said. Meanwhile, Barisal ...

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  6. Rice stocks dip at public warehousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    ... of the total boro rice production target of 1.91 crore tonnes this season, he added. The CPD, in its State of the Bangladesh Economy in 2016-17 report, said the rising rice price in recent months in the backdrop of declining public stocks appears to ...

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  7. Jhenidah hideout was bomb-making factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    Twenty containers of hydrogen peroxide, other bomb-making materials, three suicide vests, 100 packets of splinters and a machete on display by police at Porahati village of Jhenidah Sadar. Counter terrorism unit of the police claimed it recovered these items in a raid on a militant hideout in the village that ended around 2:00pm yesterday.

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  8. A Masterclass in Visual StorytellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    Theatre is far from one of the most popular forms of performing art in Dhaka, so it was a refreshing change to see long, winding queues outside a hall for a theatrical performance long before the gates opened, under an ominously cloudy sky at the International Convention City Bashundhara. Naseeruddin Shah's Motley Theatre Company brought Dhaka's social elites and theatre aficionados alike for a performance of "Ismat Apa Ke Naam" on Friday, a three-piece performance of short stories by avant-garde Urdu litterateur Ismat Chughtai, and left a lasting impression on those who cared to pay attention.

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  9. BDCyclists receives Guinness World Record certificatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    BDCyclists, the biggest cyclists' group in Bangladesh, receives the Guinness World Record certificate in recognition of the success in forming the world's longest single line of moving bicycles. Photo: Collected BDCyclists , the biggest cyclists' group in Bangladesh, today received the Guinness World Record certificate in recognition of the success in forming the world's longest single line of moving bicycles.

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  10. Bizarre Dhaka League match to be investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Cricketer International

    ... as a form of protest against biased umpiring. BCB president Nazmul Hassan said the incident was "harmful" for Bangladesh cricket and that the board's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) had looked into it. In addition, BCB directors Jalal ...

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  11. Shakib appointed Bangladesh's T20I captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | CricketCountry.com

    After a sudden retirement from Twenty20 Internationals by Mashrafe Mortaza after playing against Sri Lanka recently, Bangladesh Cricket Board has appointed their most experience player Shakib Al Hasan as their next skipper in the shortest format of the game. Shakib's appointment was confirmed in a meeting of BCB at their headquarters in Dhaka.

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  12. BNP now like a reckless driver: QuaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    ... now floating in the tide of victory after winning in the mayoral race in Comilla City Corporation election. About Bangladesh Chhatra League, Quader warned his party's student front leaders and activists not to be the headline of newspapers for their ...

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  13. Lucky Akhand laid to restRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    ... station Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra. Diagnosed with grade-IV lung cancer back in 2015, he was hospitalised in Bangladesh on September 8, 2015 and later taken to Bangkok for better treatment. He came back in March last year and since then, he had ...

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  14. China-built Padma Bridge under construction in Dhaka, BangladeshRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | Xinhuanet

    A Chinese technician operates a heavy machine at the Padma Bridge construction site on the outskirts of Bangladesh capital Dhaka, on April 21, 2017. In June 2014, the Bangladeshi government awarded China Major Bridge Engineering Company Limited a 1.55-billion-U.S. dollar contract to build core structure of the Padma Bridge project which is to be completed in four years.

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  15. Water in Hakaluki haor becomes normal'Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    ... he border over India's exposing open pits of uranium to a river system causing deaths of fish has made experts in Bangladesh concerned about a likely link.

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  16. 42pc Rana Plaza victims still unemployedRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Daily Star

    ... has not changed yet as they did not get any compensation and proper rehabilitation, the report read. ActionAid Bangladesh unveils a study report titled "Unforgettable and Unforgivable: Rana Plaza" at Brac Centre in Dhaka on Saturday, April 22, 2017. ...

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  17. Bomb making chemicals found in Bangladesh militant hideoutRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | Nerve News

    Dhaka, April 22 - Police in Bangladesh on Saturday found at least 17 large containers of hydrogen peroxide, a chemical used to make bombs, from a suspected militant hideout in Jhenaidah district. The recovery was made after a team of 30 members of the Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit resumed their operation for the second day at a house in Porahati village, used by the suspected Neo-Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh militants, in the morning, The Daily Star reported.

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  18. People work at brick factory in Keraniganj, BangladeshRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | Xinhuanet

    A female laborer works at a brick field in Keraniganj, on the outskirts of Bangladeshi capital Dhaka, on April 21, 2017. (Xinhua/Jibon Ahsan)

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  19. Operation - South Paw' continues at Jhenidah 'Neo JMB' denRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Daily Star

    Codenaming their operation "South Paw" on the second day, law enforcers resume their drive at a suspected militant hideout of "Neo JMB" in Sadar upazila of Jhenidah on Saturday, April 22, 2017. Photo: Star Sadar upazila this morning.

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  20. Maritime ports asked to hoist signal 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Daily Star

    Heavy rainfall is likely to take place at places over Mymensingh, Sylhet, Dhaka, Barisal and Chittagong divisions, said a Met Office bulletin.

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