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2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Only influence can buy you one

While many people from the southern districts are desperately looking for cabin tickets of launches to travel home ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr, the private operators have created an artificial crisis of the tickets by preserving those for the influential people.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Bangladesh, World News, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel

6 hrs ago | The Daily Star

30 more return from restive Iraq

Thirty Bangladeshis, who were suffering in inhuman condition in an under-construction hospital building in the restive Tikrit city of Iraq, have returned home finally.

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Related Topix: Travel, Iraq Travel, Middle East Travel, Iraq, World News, Bangladesh, Asia, Asia Travel,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Daily Star

Retailers in rush to open stores as Eid nears

Customers take a look at handbags on display at the Infinity Mega Mall at Bashundhara City in Dhaka ahead of Eid festivities.

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, Travel, Asia Travel, World News, Dhaka, Bangladesh Travel, Asia

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Daily Star

Monica Jahan Bose: Stories and saris

Monica Jehan Bose aims at capturing attention for a cause. Bangladeshis have seen Bose's skill and motivational art earlier at the Alliance Francaise-- where she presented her symbolic work.

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, World News, Asia, Painting, Arts, Travel, Asia Travel

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Daily Star

Lebanon envoy called back

The government has called back Bangladesh Ambassador to Lebanon AFM Gousal Azam Sarker over his "mismanagement" in running the embassy and "misconduct".

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Related Topix: Lebanon Travel, Travel, Middle East Travel, Bangladesh, World News, Asia, Asia Travel,

The Daily Star

15 freed Bangladeshis return home from Iraq

Fifteen Bangladeshi workers from Iraq arrive at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on Saturday morning.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Daily Star

No relief on highways

The journey of people during Eid holidays might be as troublesome as it was last year on the Dhaka-Mymensingh route.

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Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Dhaka, Bangladesh Travel, Bangladesh, World News,

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Daily Star

To Mother, With Love

For more than 14 years, Didar Islam lived the American dream working as an electrical engineer for top companies.

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, World News, Asia, Asia Travel, Travel, Solar Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Nation

Onyx group plans to run many more hotels

Onyx Hospitality Group, one of the biggest Thai hotel-management firms, plans to raise its presence among global players by operating 15 more hotels domestically and overseas over the next three years.

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Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Thailand Travel, Pattaya, Thailand Travel, Bangladesh, World News, Asia, Southeast Asia, Thailand, Laos Travel, Laos Travel, Thailand

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Daily Star

To Mother, With Love

For more than 14 years, Didar Islam lived the American dream working as an electrical engineer for top companies.

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, World News, Asia, Asia Travel, Travel, Solar Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Sheffield Telegraph

New group to celebrate links between Sheffield and Bangladesh

A new organisation has been set up to improve links between Sheffield's Bangladeshi population and the district in the Asian country.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Daily Star

US Ambassador inaugurates JAAGO's new VBD facilities

On June 30, the US Ambassador to Bangladesh, Dan Mozena visited the JAAGO compounds in Rayerbazar, Dhaka to inaugurate the new facilities of Volunteers for Bangladesh .

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, Travel, Asia, Asia Travel, World News,

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Daily Star

Bangladesh-India relations: The next steps

SINCE the visit to Dhaka by the Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, there have been new hopes on all sides that the cordial relations between the two countries will scale new heights.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Skift

What Bangladesh Is Like Before the Tourists Arrive

Bangladesh should look first to Indonesia and Malaysia, countries that share its values and have money to travel, if it wants sensible development.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Star Online

One day to fall in love with gritty Dhaka

Evenings are the best time to hire a wooden boat and take a gentle ride down the city's main waterway, the Buriganga River, where daily life can be seen in all its gritty charm.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Daily Star

Bangladesh-Sri Lanka trade and investment ties make major strides

THE last four years has seen a dramatic change in economic ties between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, World News, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, Sri Lanka Travel,

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Partum intelligendo

The barber is shaving the donkey

Last week saw a return to BRAC in Bangladesh. Working with IRC again, following on from two successful pilots 18 months ago - one around latrine behaviour change, the other around participation and attitudes to Village Wash Committees.

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CNN

A fairground ride we will never forget in the most frenetic place on Earth

Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, is one of the poorest, grottiest and ugliest cities on the planet.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Asia News Network

DHAKA: Prices of vegetables in Bangladesh hiked up to 88%

Despite the government's repeated warnings, greengrocers hiked vegetable prices on the eve of Ramadan in the capital's markets to make quick profits.

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, Travel, Asia Travel, World News, Asia, Life, Food, Vegetables, Holidays, Ramadan, Religion, Islam

Sat Jun 28, 2014

The Indian Express

Vajpayee likely to get Bangla honour in Delhi

Bangladesh government sources said the High Commission in New Delhi had approached Vajpayee's office twice and extended an invitation for the award.

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