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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 89 Bangladesh opposition members chargesheetedRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Nerve News

    Bangladesh police Monday pressed charges against 89 members from former prime minister Khaleda Zia's Bangladesh Nationalist Party in two cases related to the killing of a police constable last year. Nur Hossain, an inspector in the Detective Branch , submitted the chargesheets against the accused in the court of the chief metropolitan magistrate in Rajshahi city, 256 km west of capital Dhaka, Xinhua reported.

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  11. 89 Bangladeshi Opposition Members Charged With Killing PoliceRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Police on Monday pressed charges against 89 leaders and activists of former prime minister Khaleda Zia's Bangladesh Nationalist Party and its key ally in two cases related to the killing of a police constable last year, Xinhua news agency reports. Detective Branch inspector Nur Hossain submitted charge sheets against the group before the Court of Chief Metropolitan Magistrate in Rajshahi city some 256 km west of capital Dhaka.

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  12. Long wait in vainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | The Daily Star

    The sale for advance train tickets stepped into second day yesterday with usual rush and people complaining of snail-paced speed at which tickets were being sold. Hundreds of holidaymakers were seen queuing up at Kamalapur railway station for advance tickets early yesterday.

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  13. Busy times ahead for bootersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Encouraged by the inspiring performance of the national U-23 team in the Asian Games and the two friendly matches against Nepal U-23 earlier in September, the Bangladesh Football Federation is lining up a string of international friendly matches at home for the national team. The latest round is likely to include two matches in December against a Japan national side Having already confirmed fixtures of matches against Sri Lanka in October, the BFF president Kazi Salahuddin yesterday revealed that the Japan Football Association will send their national team at the end of December for two FIFA friendly matches against Bangladesh.

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  14. United Airways resumes operation tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | The Daily Star

    After a three-day suspension over a conflict among board directors, the private carrier United Airways will resume operations tomorrow with domestic flights. Flight operations on international routes will restart upon receiving clearance from the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh and completing GDS requirements.

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  15. Mamunul rues HK lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Skipper Mamunul Islam believes Bangladesh missed a great opportunity to make a small piece of history as they came back from the verge of qualifying for the second round of the Asian Games in Incheon recently. The 28-year-old midfielder, who returned on Tuesday night along with his teammates, was busy procuring his visa for India where he would join with his teammates in the Atletico de Kolkata franchise for the upcoming Indian Super League .

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  16. Banks reschedule Tk 18,552cr under relaxed rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Banks regularised Tk 18,552 crore until June under relaxed loan rescheduling rules that were introduced in December last year to help businesses affected by political unrest. Eight state-owned and specialised banks accounted for almost half of the amount or Tk 9,174 crore, according to central bank statistics.

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  17. Super Chef final round beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | The Daily Star

    After selecting 24 of Bangladesh's best home-cooks, having visited Sylhet, Khulna, Barisal, Rajshahi, Chittagong and Dhaka, the Rupchanda-Star Lifestyle's Super Chef 2014 now begins its final rounds. Tonight, the first of the final rounds will be televised and adding more drama to the show, all the following rounds will be elimination rounds.

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  18. Super Chef final round beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | The Daily Star

    After selecting 24 of Bangladesh's best home-cooks, having visited Sylhet, Khulna, Barisal, Rajshahi, Chittagong and Dhaka, the Rupchanda-Star Lifestyle's Super Chef 2014 now begins its final rounds. Tonight, the first of the final rounds will be televised and adding more drama to the show, all the following rounds will be elimination rounds.

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  19. Jamaat sponsored shutdown in Bangladesh evokes mixed responseRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    The 24-hour-long nation-wide shutdown called and sponsored by the Jamaat-e-Islami over a demand to release their leader Delawar Hossain Sayedee, evoked a mixed response on Thursday. According to the Daily Star, only rickshaws were seen plying at the Satmatha intersection in Bogra town during the shutdown.

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  20. Bangladesh Islamist leader spared deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The Peninsula

    DHAKA: Bangladesh's highest court yesterday commuted the death sentence on a top Islamist preacher, triggering angry protests by both his Islamist supporters and secular opponents and clashes with police. In a surprise ruling, the Supreme Court said 74-year-old Delwar Hossain Sayedee should spend "the rest of his natural life" in jail for crimes during the 1971 liberation war with Pakistan.

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