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  1. Mathematics deserves patronisationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Good news is rare now-a-days. I read one with amazement under the caption of "Love for maths stands tall" .

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  2. Cold wave sweeping northRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The sun has come out Tuesday morning after two days of gloomy weather in Dhaka. The photo is taken from Farmgate area around 11:00am on Tuesday, January 20, 2015.

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  3. DHAKA: Blockade to continue in BangladeshRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday appeared in public for the first time in two weeks and announced that the blockade would continue until the government created a congenial atmosphere for a free, fair election. Khaleda had been confined to her Gulshan office since law enforcers locked it on the night of January 3. The last time she spoke to the press was on January 5, when police stopped her from coming out to join a planned showdown.

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  4. UK aid supports combating winter cold in BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | CNN

    State Minister of LGRD, Mr. Moshiur Rahman Ranga visited Rangpur District on January 18, 2015 to oversee the distribution of blankets funded by UK aid to help extreme poor communities get through the cold winter weather. The distribution was arranged by EEP/Shiree, the Economic Empowerment of the Poorest programme.

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  5. Bangladesh ends confinement of opposition leader ZiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Nationalist Party leader, Khaleda Zia waves as she arrives for a court appearance in Dhaka on Nov 9, 2014. DHAKA: Bangladesh Monday ended its confinement of opposition leader Khaleda Zia after a surge in political violence left 27 people dead, but her party vowed to continue a nationwide transport blockade.

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  6. NCL to begin on January 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Cricketer International

    Defending champions Dhaka Division will take on Barisal Division at the Shere Bangla National Stadium from January 25 in one of four opening day National Cricket League four-day matches. The tournament will be Bangladesh's second domestic competition of the 2014-15 season after the Dhaka Premier League ended earlier this month.

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  7. Retailers hike diesel price as supply fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Consumers in many parts of the country are forced to pay more than the government-fixed price for diesel, as retailers have hiked its price taking advantage of supply disruptions due to the ongoing blockade. End users, especially rice and vegetable growers, in at least 25 districts face diesel shortage, as the blockade continues to hamper supplies to retailers.

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  8. 36-hr hartal in Rajshahi division from SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The BNP-led 20-party alliance has called a 36-hour hartal across Rajshahi division from Sunday protesting death of a Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal man in an alleged shootout with Rab in Chapainawabganj. Rapid Action Battalion however claimed to have killed an "arsonist" in a "gunfight" at Kansat of Shibganj upazila in Chapainawabganj early today.

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  9. The boy who has it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Like his idol Shahid Afridi, Sabbir Rahman can hit the ball hard, his leg-spin bowling can add variety in any bowling attack and there is hardly any doubt over his athleticism while fielding. The 23-year-old all-rounder thus earns the tag of a utility cricketer.

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  10. Political violence hits tourism hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Tourists are cancelling their planned trips to Bangladesh due to the ongoing political unrest, local tour operators said yesterday. The tourism industry has started to feel the pinch of strikes and blockades, said Taufiq Rahman, chief executive of Journey Plus, a leading inbound tour operator.

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  11. Chief Justice Muhammad Habibur Rahman: As I knew himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Daily Star

    If Justice Muhammad Habibur Rahman Rahman were alive today, he would have never approved the title "Chief Justice" before his name in the heading of this article because he was a modest person and always shunned titles and accolades. He just wanted to be known as Muhammad Habibur Rahman without any titles.

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  12. 30 injured at Pabna clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Daily Star

    At least 30 people were injured in a clash between the activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League and an unidentified group of people at Pabna Polytechnic Institute in the district town this evening. Most of the injured were BCL leaders and activists including the district organising secretary of the ruling Awami League-backed student organisation, reports our Pabna correspondent.

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  13. Cop loses fingers in Chapainawabganj bomb blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | The Daily Star

    A freight truck burns in flames after pro-blockade activists hurl a petrol bomb on it defying heavy security provided by the law enforcers in Shibtola area in Chapainawabganj town on Thursday. Photo: Star A policeman was critically wounded when pro-blockade supporters hurled crude bombs at law enforcers in Shibganj upazila of Chapainawabganj today during the BNP-led 20-party alliance's countrywide nonstop blockade programme.

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  14. Sabotage derails train in Moulvibazar, 50 hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Law enforcers and locals gather by the derailed carriages of a train at Kulaura upazila in Moulvibazar on Thursday. Photo: Star At least 50 people were injured in a train derailment in Moulvibazar as miscreants removed fishplates from rail tracks in Kulaura upazila of Moulvibazar early today.

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  15. Bangladesh PM Hasina urges BNP to shun violenceRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Monday called upon her agitating rival Khaleda Zia to shun violence and focus on rebuilding her party. "The path you're walking will not usher in peace.

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  16. 4 Shot Dead on Bangladesh Election AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    Clashes between police and opposition activists and a separate attack by unidentified gunmen left at least four people dead in Bangladesh on Monday amid heightened tensions on the anniversary of elections boycotted by a major opposition alliance last year. Two men on a motorbike opened fire on a group of anti-government activists in northwestern Bangladesh, killing two, while two others died in separate clashes elsewhere.

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  17. Bangladesh: 4 BNP activists killed, opposition calls for indefinite blockadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Four BNP supporters were on Monday shot dead and at least 200 people injured in street clashes in Bangladesh with ruling Awami League activists on the first anniversary of the controversial polls, as opposition leader Khaleda Zia announced an indefinite nationwide blockade. Two Bangladesh Nationalist Party activists, in their 20s, were killed during clashes in northwestern Natore district.

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  18. Future in FramesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The eighth edition of the International Children's Film Festival will be held this year from January 24-30. Organised by Children's Film Society Bangladesh, the weeklong festival will be held simultaneously in Dhaka, Chittagong, Rajshahi, Sylhet, Barisal, Rangpur and Khulna and will feature over 200 films from 46 countries.

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  19. Cop firing kills 2 BNP men in Rajshahi, ChapainawabganjRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Two BNP men were killed in police firing during separate clashes in Puthia upazila of Rajshahi and Shibganj upazila of Chapainawabganj today. In Rajshahi, a local BNP leader was killed in police firing during a clash involving the opposition and ruling party activists as well as law enforcers in Puthia upazila of Rajshahi this afternoon.

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  20. 4 shot dead in Bangladesh on election anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Deseret News

    Bangladesh's former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia holds a black flag as she stands at her office in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Monday, Jan. 5, 2015. Two men on a motorbike opened fire on a group of anti-government activists in northwestern Bangladesh on Monday, killing two amid heightened tensions on the anniversary of a general election boycotted by a major opposition alliance last year, a local opposition leader said.

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