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This Feb. 12, 2014 photo, shows a Bangladeshi garment factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
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In this Feb. 13, 2014 photo, Bangladeshi garment workers arrive for work early morning in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
With the movement proceeding smoothly, despite a series of provocative acts by the Pakistan army and also through its encouragement of Bihari resistance to Bangabandhu's political programme in such areas of Dhaka city as Mirpur and Mohammadpur, a pattern had set in.
Physicians yesterday started the final stage of Bangladesh's first ever bone marrow/stem cell transplant being conducted on a blood cancer patient at Dhaka Medical College Hospital .
DHAKA: Several thousand Bangladeshi garment workers have lost their jobs after their factory was discovered with serious safety problems and shut down, officials said Monday.
BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia today accused the government of keeping control over the judiciary and forcing judges to act according to its instructions.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurates the SAARC Literary Festival Dhaka 2014 at the National Museum.
Eskender Ali Tarafder left his village in Bagerhat in 2001 to find a job in Dhaka.
Armed with just six sledge hammers and a blow torch, the Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha sent in only 10 labourers to tear down this gigantic under-construction factory illegally built on the floodplains of the Turag river in Tongi.Photo: Anisur Rahman The Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha yesterday staged a rather ridiculous eviction drive with 10 ... (more)
About 1,500 factories in Bangladesh are on track to be inspected by the end of August as part of a five-year safety pact signed by more than 150 clothing brands and 20 countries, according to organizers of the pact.
Bangladeshi people hold lit candles as they pay homage to the victims of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Monday, March 10, 2014.
Rose Figtree's sprawling manor with its beautifully manicured gardens in Moss Vale is a long way from the slums of Bangladesh, but that's exactly what drove her to establish a primary school in the poor South Asian country.
Dragonair is set to operate six direct flights between Dhaka and Hong Kong weekly from March 28 to cater to the growing demand from Bangladeshi travellers for the route.
An Awami League rebel chairman candidate in Sreepur upazila was released two hours after he was picked up by law enforcers in Sreepur upazila of Gazipur this afternoon.
Inflation bucked the upward trend of past three months, dropping 6 basis points to 7.44 percent month-on- month in February on the back of falling non-food prices.