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  1. Bangladesh, Sri Lanka draw in Fifa friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh drew with Sri Lanka 1-1 in the first match of the SS Steel Fifa Friendly at Shamsul Huda Stadium, Jessore on this afternoon. Bangladesh took the lead in the 15th minute when forward Zahid Hasan Emily headed a Yamim Munna cross that was curved from the left flank, Sri Lankam goalie Sujan Perera managed to stop the ball but it slipped from his gloves to enter the net Sri Lankan midfilder Nalaka Roashan equalised in the 26th minute.

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  2. the Passing of an Esteemed ScholarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Daily Star

    A celebrated scholar, humanist and a man of principles, is how many people would remember Professor Salahuddin Ahmed. I myself had the privilege of knowing him over 40 years as a friend and colleague of my father-in-law, Dr A R Mallick.

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  3. Northwest facing severe water crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Residents of Bangladesh's northwestern region are suffering from severe water crisis for the excessive extraction of groundwater by government and non-government organisations in the absence of a centralised water management system and non-implementation of the water act, speakers told a workshop yesterday. The workshop was organised in a Rajshahi city restaurant marking the inauguration of a three-year Integrated Water Resources Management project undertaken by Development Association for Self-reliance, Communication and Health and Switzerland Red Cross.

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  4. 'Home advantage key against SL'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are looking forward to winning the two-match SS Steel FIFA Friendly Series to be held in Jessore and Rajshahi later this month. Bangladesh's interim coach Saiful Bari Titu said his job would be to continue progressing in international football and taking de Kruif's philosophy, instilled over the last one-and-a-half years by the departing coach, forward.

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  5. 'Home advantage key against SL'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are looking forward to winning the two-match SS Steel FIFA Friendly Series to be held in Jessore and Rajshahi later this month. Bangladesh's interim coach Saiful Bari Titu said his job would be to continue progressing in international football and taking de Kruif's philosophy, instilled over the last one-and-a-half years by the departing coach, forward.

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  6. Bangladesh Bus Accident Toll Rises to 34Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Outlook

    The death toll from an accident involving head-on collision between two passenger buses in northwestern Bangladesh climbed to 34 today, making it one of the biggest road tragedies in the country. A bus of Rajshahi-bound Keya Paribahan collided with Gurudaspur Upazila-bound bus in Natore district yesterday, leaving at least 20 others injured.

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  7. Bus crash kills 30 in BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Twenty people died at the scene of Monday's collision, which took place on the Dhaka-Rajshahi highway in north-western Natore district, 140 kilometres away from the capital Dhaka. The remaining 10 victims died at a nearby hospital, police official Munshi Shahabuddin said, adding that 25 people injured in the accident were being treated there.

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  8. Road accident kills 25 in BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | DNA India

    At least 25 people were killed and as many injured today when two passenger buses collided head-on in northwestern Bangladesh. The accident took place on the Dhaka-Rajshahi Highway in Natore district when the two buses collided this afternoon killing 22 people on the spot while injuring many others.

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  9. De Kruif, Koster sackedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh national football team's head coach Lodewijk de Kruif and assistant coach Rene Koster have been sacked, Bangladesh Football Federation president Kazi Salahuddin informed reporters at his office yesterday. The BFF president said that a meeting of the National Team's Committee on Friday night took the decision as they felt there was a 'lack of sincerity' on the part of the coaches towards their job.

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  10. Bombs 'meant for Bangladesh'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Daily Star

    A probe has found that explosives manufactured in West Bengal's Burdwan town were being sent to Bangladesh, Indian media reported, attributing investigators. This could be the first evidence that the state was being used for terror activities across the border in Bangladesh -- an embarrassment for the Mamata Banerjee government, already under fire for not cracking down on Bangladesh-based terror groups in the state.

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  11. West Bengal: Class 10 boy arrested for smuggling Rs 3 crore heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | DNA India

    A high school boy was arrested from Lalgola in Murshidabad district for smuggling three kg heroin worth Rs three crore in the market. Ismail Sheikh, a student of class 10th in M M Academy of Lalgola, was caught while smuggling the contraband in a baby food packet across the border to Rajshahi in Bangladesh on Wednesday night, Murshidabad Superintendent of Police Humayun Kabir said.

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  12. Bomb consignment was meant for Rajshahi in Bangladesh: CIDRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Indian Express

    After confirming that the bomb manufacturing unit that was in operation in Burdwan before the blast there on October 2 was organised and funded by Bangladesh-based terror outfits, the CID on Thursday identified the destination for the bomb consignments to be Rajshahi district in Bangladesh. The investigators claimed that the bombs were being supplied to Bangladesh during the recent political chaos to ensure minorities' protection in the bordering districts of Bengal.

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  13. Language movement hero Matin no moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Daily Star

    His courage inspired others to stage an instant protest before the all-powerful politician of Pakistan. On March 24, 1948, Abdul Matin along with other students was present at the special convocation at Dhaka University to receive his degree.

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  14. Lanka friendlies squad namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh national team's head coach Lodewijk de Kruif picked three new faces as a 28-member preliminary squad for the upcoming two-match FIFA Friendly series against Sri Lanka was announced yesterday. Midfielder Atikur Rahman Fahad of Chittagong Abahani, midfielder Mesbah Uddin of Brothers Union and Rahmatganj FC goalkeeper Samiul Islam were the three players called for the first time in the 28-member squad, which retained 18 out of 20 players from the Asian Games squad.

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  15. Lanka friendlies squad namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh national team's head coach Lodewijk de Kruif picked three new faces as a 28-member preliminary squad for the upcoming two-match FIFA Friendly series against Sri Lanka was announced yesterday. Midfielder Atikur Rahman Fahad of Chittagong Abahani, midfielder Mesbah Uddin of Brothers Union and Rahmatganj FC goalkeeper Samiul Islam were the three players called for the first time in the 28-member squad, which retained 18 out of 20 players from the Asian Games squad.

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  16. Public University Admission Tests: Then & NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Daily Star

    The Past: It's 1984. The choice of a university and a subject is that of HSC students.

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  17. Recent Study: Pashchimanchal Gas Company Limited - Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    The company distributes the natural gas as a fuel through its gas distribution pipeline to household, commercial, industrial, and power plant of Rajshahi Division. It has a daily average gas flow of 89.094 MMSCFD.

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  18. Rescued wildlife released in Rajshahi woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Some 339 wild birds, fishes and reptiles rescued from poachers and illegal wildlife traders last week were released in the woods behind Rajshahi divisional commissioner's residence in Rajshahi city yesterday. Divisional Commissioner Helauddin Ahmed released the 76 little egrets, nine pond herons, 160 finches, six Common Moorhens, nine Purple Moorhens, 12 doves, 65 eels and two turtles in the untapped vegetation growing on some four acres of land, which also contains two ponds.

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  19. Minister faces eight casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Two Dhaka courts yesterday ordered Post, Telecommunications and IT Minister Abdul Latif Siddique to appear before them on October 28 and 30 in two cases over hurting the religious sentiment of the Muslims. The courts summoned the minister hours after the cases were filed against him.

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  20. 89 BNP, Jamaat men charged for role in Rajshahi blastRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Eighty nine leaders and activists of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party and the Jamaat-e-Islami, including BNP Joint Secretary General Mizanur Rahman Minu and Rajshahi city Mayor Mosaddek Hossain Bulbul, were charged on Monday in connection with their role in two cases related to last year's bomb explosion in Rajshahi City. Nur Hossain, inspector of Detective Branch of police in Rajshahi and also the investigation officer of the case, submitted the charge sheets to the Court of Chief Metropolitan Magistrate in Rajshahi, the Daily Star reports.

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