Dhaka, Bangladesh Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Inside Bangladesh's Cheap Cigarette FactoriesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Time

    About a year after Sayed Asif Mahmud began hanging around Bangladesh's bidi factories to document those who make the hand-rolled cigarettes with low-grade tobacco, a cheap and popular alternative for pre-packaged ones across southeast Asia, he stopped.

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  2. PM returns home from LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina sits with British Prime Minister David Cameron, left, Chantal Compaore the First Lady of Burkina Faso, and Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai, right, at the "Girl Summit 2014" at Walworth Academy in London on July 22. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived in Dhaka from London after wrapping up her three-day ... (more)

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  3. Lafarge teams up with Metrocem to boost presence in DhakaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    Tarek Elba, chief executive of Lafarge Surma Cement, and Md Shahidullah, managing director of Metrocem Cement, attend the signing of an agreement at a programme on Tuesday.

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  4. India starts transport of rice to Tripura via BangladeshRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Express India

    Summary After months of parleys, Food Corporation of India has dispatched 5,000 tonne of rice to Tripura via Bangladesh territory.

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  5. 3000 passengers left stranded at Dhaka airport by Biman Bangladesh staff protestRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Newkerala.com

    A seven-hour-long strike by staffers of Bangladesh national carrier Biman Bangladesh left around 3,000 passengers stuck at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Wednesday morning.

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  6. DPL transfers in two phasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    The inter-club players' transfers for the upcoming Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League will take place in two phases at the Bangabandhu National Stadium.

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  7. Special services start todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    A sea of ticket-seekers before the counters at Kamalapur Railway Station in the capital yesterday with the special transport services for Eid home rush set to start today.

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  8. Roads clogged with rickshawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    Hundreds of rickshaws are stuck in a jam on Dhanmondi Road-1 in the capital. Every year this very street sees high number of the non-motorised vehicle ahead of Eid when the number of illegal rickshaws on city streets increases.

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  9. Potato exports trebleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    Potato exports saw a quantum leap in the recently concluded fiscal year, buoyed by higher shipments to Russia amid a tight supply from Pakistan and India to the global market, exporters said yesterday.

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  10. Dhaka slates Gaza killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh has expressed displeasure over the world leaders' "indifference" to the Israeli aggression in Palestine and human disaster there and sought necessary steps to find a peaceful solution to the crisis.

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  11. The monetary policy is working wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    It is now the time of the year when the Bangladesh Bank announces the next six monthly monetary policy stance. 1 comment

  12. Anomalies in district hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    WITH a very low income and high population, Bangladesh has outpaced many of its peers in social development indicators of similar per capita GDP.

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  13. Scarred survivors of acid attacks reveal the shocking stories...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Daily Mail

    When Popy Rani Das, 21, from the Kishoreganj district of central Bangladesh, fell in love with a local boy, her family was delighted - even more so when he asked her to marry him.

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  14. Locally assembled handsets launched with OK MobileRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    OK Mobile, a US-registered handset manufacturer which previously expanded to China, has launched a Bangladesh-based mobile device assembly business in collaboration with state-owned Telephone Shilpa Sangstha, the Dhaka Tribune reports.

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  15. AshrafulRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Mohammed Ashraful has appealed to reduce the eight-year ban slapped on him by the BPL anti-corruption tribunal for his involvement in match and spot-fixing in the 2013 edition of the tournament.

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  16. Prof Naiyyum gets bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Daily Star

    The High Court yesterday granted anticipatory bail for four weeks to Prof Naiyyum Choudhury, former chairman of Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission, in a case, which the professor said was lodged to defame him.

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  17. Justice Delayed, not DeniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Daily Star

    In the first-ever instance of conviction for drug adulteration in the country, a court yesterday awarded 10 years' rigorous imprisonment to an owner and two officials of Adflame Pharmaceuticals.

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  18. Bangladesh jails three over drug scam that killed hundreds of childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Daily Times

    DHAKA: A court on Tuesday sentenced three Bangladeshis to jail for making and selling a toxic paracetamol syrup that doctors say killed hundreds of children in the 1990s, a prosecutor said.

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  19. Winner one, win for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Daily Star

    Hundreds of children died from renal failure between 1982 and 1992, but the reason for the disease had been unknown until a brave physician revealed that toxic paracetamol was causing the deaths.

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  20. Tajuddin Ahmed: Our history makerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Daily Star

    TAJUDDIN Ahmed was a man of history. He understood the nuances of history. He was able to analyse history in all the forensic details that such analyses called for.

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