Dhaka, Bangladesh Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Huge demand for Walton handsetsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Dhaka, July 22 The sales of local handset brand 'Walton' have marked a sharp increase at different markets across the country ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr.

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

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Channelnewsasia.com

    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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  3. Tragedy saw rise of an unsung heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh is full of unsung heroes -- but few remain as unrecognised as Dhaka Shishu Hospital's kidney specialist, Prof Mohammed Hanif.

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  4. Justice delayed, justice deniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Daily Star

    In December 1992, chemical analysis proved that paracetamol syrups manufactured by five companies -- Adflame Pharmaceutical Ltd, Polychem Laboratories Ltd, BCI Ltd, Rex Pharmaceutical, and City Chemical and Pharmaceutical Works Ltd -- contained a lethal chemical diethylene glycol.

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  5. Exports to grow 10pcRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh aims to boost exports by 10.04 percent to $33.2 billion in fiscal 2014-15 from the previous year.

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  6. Ashraful files appeal against banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Cricketer International

    Mohammad 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 Bangladesh Premier League.

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  7. What teachers could learn from a no-nonsense Marine corporal:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Daily Mail

    Corporal 'Froggy' Chaffour's language is a shade riper than that, of course. And there's a glint of relish in his eye - the worse they are, the more he loves it.

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  8. Laylat Al Qadr 2014: What Is The 'Night Of Power?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Switched

    Laylat Al Qadr is considered the holiest night of the year for Muslims, and is traditionally celebrated on the 27th day of Ramadan.

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  9. UGC official suspended for briberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Daily Star

    The University Grants Commission yesterday suspended its Additional Director Ferdous Zaman on charge of taking bribe from a private university.

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  10. Test testing kitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Daily Star

    The High Court yesterday ordered that Formaldehyde Meter Z-300 be tested in three labs to see how accurate it is in detecting formalin in food.

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  11. Special 13-day Eid steamer services from July 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation has decided to arrange a 13-day long special steamer services adding five new vessels besides the ones on the regular services ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr to ensure safe and comfortable journey of the home-bound passengers.

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  12. Revival of RealismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Daily Star

    Malcolm Arnold from Adelaide, South Australia, is in Dhaka, exhibiting his paintings and sketches at Dhaka Art Centre.

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  13. Golam Mostaqim, a witty and committed civil servantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Daily Star

    GOLAM Mostaqim, a former secretary to the Government of Bangladesh passed away on July 11. He was 61. Mostaqim was extremely accessible, friendly, candid, honest, and unpretentious.

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  14. Dhaka bourse to resume IPO scrutiny after a two-year pauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Daily Star

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission has asked the premier bourse to restart scrutinising the draft IPO prospectuses and send recommendations to the regulator.

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  15. BB raises farm loan targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Daily Star

    The target for farm loan disbursement goes up 6.54 percent year-on-year to Tk 15,550 crore in the current fiscal year.

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  16. United Airways AT72 at Coxs Bazar on Jul 20th 2014, nose gear collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | AVHerald

    A United Airways Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212, registration S2-AFN performing flight 4H-501 from Dhaka to Coxs Bazar with 43 passengers and 5 crew, touched down safely on Coxs Bazar's runway at 17:45L .

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  17. Making sense of "Watermark"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Virginian-Pilot

    THIS MIGHT be one of the longest 92 minute documentaries I've ever watched. It opens with a long shot of a beautifully filmed, murky storm of waves, then jumps to a dry, cracked landscape where a Native American elder tells us how the Colorado River used to flow through the area.

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  18. Bangladesh's Elite Paramiltary Unit Is Under Fire for Human...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Global Voices Online

    ... to make the world's citizen media available to everyone. An activist is picked up by an RAB agent in Dhaka, Bangladesh, during a nationwide strike called by the main opposition party in June 2011. Photo by Rahat Khan. Copyright Demotix. Brad Adams, ...

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  19. 'He said 'I'm giving you a saw - you'll have to do it yourself'':...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Mail on Sunday

    The final indignity: Horror as bodies of MH17 crash victims are lined up on side of dirt track, tossed into dumpster trucks and carted off to morgue train after being left in 85F heat for three days The slaughtered innocents: Smiling happily in family snapshots, the child victims of MH17, before they were blasted from the sky Defiant Putin warns ... (more)

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  20. Biharis in Bangladesh seek protection, justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | IRIN

    The recent violent attack on Urdu-speaking Biharis in the Bangladeshi capital highlights this minority's ongoing protection needs: Community leaders allege political collusion in the attack.

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