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Taslima Nasreen visa extended for one year

Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen has been given a one-year visa by the Centre and allowed to stay in India till August 2015.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Newsday

How do you break up an 'old lady'?

What's the best way to dispose of an "old lady"? Should she be dumped on a beach and broken up by rough hands in terrible conditions or should she be taken in a more sedate fashion to a reputable place to be dismantled in an orderly fashion? The question is being debated in the shipping industry where an "old lady" is the usual term for a vessel ... (more)

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The Daily Star

What's in a name?

THIS debate which I call the naming debate of the adivasi, seems to be an unending one.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Daily Star

EPZ investors worried over trade union

Foreign investors in the export processing zones do not want trade unionism as any agitation or demonstration in such specialised industrial zones will hamper production and overseas trade.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Daily Star

Economic Nirvana

WHEN the Board of Investment invited me to a dialogue on the State of the Economy, it used a trump card of a huge sell-point we have acquired by virtue of a sizeable success through the recent maritime boundary delimitation along the Bay.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Nerve News

Army hosts 'special' children from Bangladesh

For the first time, four special children from the Bangladesh Army-run welfare school - Proyash - are being hosted at the Indian Army's Eastern Command Headquarters here under an exchange programme between the two countries.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Daily Star

BGB accepts BSF training proposal

This Star photo taken on June 1, 2013 shows Border Guard Bangladesh and Border Security Force members of India taking part in a sector commander level coordination meeting at National Guarden Ramsagar Rest House in Dinajpur.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Daily Star

Modi govt renews pledge to deepen trade links with Saarc

India's Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh meets Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali at the latter's office in Dhaka yesterday.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Telegraph

Bangla team on Pak border trip

New Delhi, Aug. 21: The Border Security Force is taking a team from Bangladesh's border force BGB on a tour of the India-Pakistan boundary in Rajasthan as part of their first "joint exercises" decided upon earlier in the day.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Daily Star

Daulatkhan launch terminal 'risky',needs urgent repair

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.

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The Daily Star

Canada keen to boost bilateral trade: Cruden

Canadian High Commissioner Heather Cruden leads a five-member delegation during a visit to BSM Group's office in Khatunganj, Chittagong yesterday.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Daily Star

KUMUDINI Handicrafts at Banani

Kumudini Handicrafts has been in operation since the 1980s, offering products which epitomise the quintessential traditional heritage of Bengal, be it in the form of Nakshikantha or Jamdani.

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The Daily Star

Malaysia to hire 12,000 more

Malaysia will recruit 12000 more Bangladeshi workers for its plantation sector. "Our cabinet has also agreed to hire Bangladeshis to work in the construction, manufacturing and service sectors," said visiting Malaysian Human Resources Minister Richard Riot Anak Jaem yesterday.

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The Daily Star

Sky is the limit

EVEN though forty two years have passed since Biman Bangladesh Airlines started operations, it is still performing very poorly.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Al Bawaba

Air Arabia launches flights to Chittagong, Bangladesh from Ras Al Khaimah

Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa's first and largest low-cost carrier , today announced that from September 2, 2014 it will run three flights per week from its new hub in Ras Al Khaimah to Chittagong, Bangladesh, further strengthening its connectivity with a core growth market.

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The Daily Star

Saidpur airport fails to change with time

Believe it or not, Saidpur Airport in Nilphamari district is yet to see digitalisation, making services there awfully tardy.

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Times of Oman

Ailing Bangladesh worker gets help, to fly home soon

Muscat: On July 24, the Times of Oman had sought its readers' opinion on the condition of an expatriate worker who was short of fund and without health coverage, and admitted to a hospital with acute illness.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Daily Star

August 15: Bangabandhu's daughters

BANGABANDHU and most of his family were assassinated at about 04:45 Dhaka time on Friday August 15, 1975.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

TurkishPress.com

Poisonous pufferfish dinner kills 4 in Bangladesh

At least four people, including two children, have died in Bangladesh on Tuesday after eating pufferfish without realizing its potential poisonous effects.

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Nerve News

Now book online taxi service from Howrah

The taxi service from the bustling Howrah station in West Bengal has been made easy by installing radio-frequency identification devices and allowing online booking.

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