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  1. Ready to face Roshan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Daily Star

    When Bangladesh take on Sri Lanka in their last match of Group A in Dhaka on Monday, they will be wary of a team that held them to 1-1 draw in Jessore and gave them a run for their money before falling to a 0-1 defeat in Rajshahi last October. But more than anyone else, Bangladesh will be specifically wary of an individual player, a certain Nalaka Roshan.

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  2. 'Forget everything and fight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Bangladesh captain Mamunul Islam leads the team out of the Roseview Hotel in Sylhet on their way to the airport. The team returned to Dhaka yesterday, where they trained ahead of Monday's Bangabandhu Gold Cup match against Sri Lanka.

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  3. Army denies permission to bury Koko at its Banani graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Daily Star

    An ambulence carries the body of Arafat Rahman Koko, younger son of BNP chief Khaleda Zia, after the body arrived on Tuesday at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka. Photo: TV grab Bangladesh Army today denied permission to bury Arafat Rahman Koko, younger son of former president and BNP founder Ziaur Rahman, at its Banani graveyard in Dhaka.

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  4. Koko's Gayebana janaza heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Namajz-e-janazas of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's younger son Arafat Rahman Koko were held today at several places throughout the country except Dhaka. The janazas began simultaneously at 10:30am as per a pre-scheduled programme of the BNP amidst a countrywide nonstop blockade of the 20-party alliance that entered 22nd day today.

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  5. 3 hurt as escorted truck convoy attacked in RajshahiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Daily Star

    This STAR file photo shows a pro-hartal picketer jumps in the air as he blasted a cocktail on the Shahjahanpur intersection in Dhaka last year. At least three people suffered splinter injuries as alleged blockaders attacked a convoy of goods-carrying trucks in Rajshahi city this afternoon.

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  6. Question at day's end- "Is police department in Bangladesh a substitute for the court of law?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | CNN

    Since last week, at least 3 people, 2 belonging to BNP and 1 to Jamaat-e-Islami with names Motiur Rahman, Nurujjaman Jony and Imrul Kayes, have been shot dead in so-called police-y gunfights. It is 'so-called' because only one party, the cops, were armed and the victims were unarmed in all these happenings.

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  7. Exposure-Based Screening for Nipah Virus Encephalitis, BangladeshRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    We measured the performance of exposure screening questions to identify Nipah virus encephalitis in hospitalized encephalitis patients during the 2012-13 Nipah virus season in Bangladesh. The sensitivity , specificity , positive predictive value , and negative predictive value results suggested that screening questions could more quickly identify persons with Nipah virus encephalitis.

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  8. Fog disrupts flights, ferriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Morning fog caused by the prevailing cold wave through north-west and south-west parts of the country disrupted airways and waterways communication throughout the country today. Three flights of Novo Airways were delayed by about 30 to 40 minutes to reach Chittagong from Dhaka, Noor-E-Alam, manager of Chittagong's Shah Amanat International Airport told our local correspondent.

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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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