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2 hrs ago | DNA India
ULFA leader Anup Chetia, currently in jail in Bangladesh, has expressed willingness to be repatriated to India -- where he is wanted for murder, abductions and extortion -- if there were no legal complications, a media report said on Friday.
6 hrs ago | Google Sightseeing
My first post was about the National Assembly Building in Dhaka, Bangladesh, a city I had recently visited.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, before the Awami League central office on Bangabandhu Avenue yesterday, consoles victims of the grenade attack on August 21, 2004 on a rally of the then opposition Awami League.
Col. Mohammad Tawhid-Ul-Islam of the Bangladesh Armed Forces Division delivers a presentation on the Dhaka City Earthquake Contingency Response Plan on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, the opening day of the Pacific Resilience Disaster Relief Exercise and Exchange in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Hajera Khatun breaks down in tears at the Dhaka airport yesterday over the coffin bearing the body of her son, Faruk Khan, killed in Monday's accident at a construction site in Malaysia.
Melbourne tops the ranking as the world's most pleasant city to live in for the fourth year running, but an Economist Intelligence Unit poll also finds that turmoil in Ukraine and the Middle East have pushed other cities down the list.
Bangladesh with more than 30 lakh hearing impaired people, lacks adequate opportunities for learning sign language.
Everyone thought they were dead, as they lay like corpses on the spot of the August 21 grenade attack.
Swelling rivers in the country's north inundated fresh areas yesterday, leaving more people displaced and houses, schools, croplands submerged.
"We are proud to be contributing to Bangladesh's food security efforts as Canadian wheat is some of the best quality in the world," said Heather Cruden, Canadian high commissioner in Dhaka.
The admission tests for medical and dental colleges for the 2014-15 academic session will be held on October 24. The decision was taken at a meeting held at the health ministry in the capital today, Directorate General of Health Services ABM Abdul Hannan conformed this to Bangla daily Prothom Alo today.
The Fire and Rescue Department's tweeted the photo on Tuesday showing a K-9 unit at the site.
Bangladesh could lose more than 9 per cent of its gross domestic product by the end of this century due to the impact of climate change, says the Asian Development Bank.
In just three days beginning Friday, Teknaf in the southern part of Bangladsh has experienced 482 millimetres of rain, exceeding what is usual for the whole of August.
Birshreshtho Mostafa Kamal Launch Terminal in Daulatkhan upazila under the district is in dire need of repair as around 1500 passengers daily use it for going to and from different areas including Dkaka and Noakhali.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 08:37 am
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