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  1. He was no atheistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Daily Star

    "My father was never against any religion. He never did anything that might have disgraced Allah or the Prophet.

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  2. University Teacher Unpopular with Islamist Hardliners is Killed in BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone. Picture of Rajshahi University Campus in a misty winter morning.

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  3. Navy reap rewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Daily Star

    The Bangladesh Navy Chess Team emerged champions in the Premier Division Chess League in only their second appearance, as they handed a 4-0 points defeat to newcomers Bangladesh Navy Junior Chess Team in the ninth and final round at the Media Centre of Bangladesh Olympic Association yesterday. Bangladesh Navy earned a maximum of 16 points to become unbeaten champions while last season's champions Mohammedan became runners-up with 14 points after beating Titas Club, who became third.

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  4. Alone, orphaned and without best friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Soumin Shahrid Javin, the only son of slain Rajshahi University professor AKM Shafiul Islam, addressing a memorial meeting at RU yesterday. Photo: Star After the killing of Prof Shafiul Islam, Javin not only lost his father but also his best friend.

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  5. Teachers unhappy with probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Teachers of Rajshahi University are unhappy with the ongoing police investigation into the killing of their colleague Prof AKM Shafiul Islam. "Instead of probing the murder properly, police are trying to harm the image of Shafiul Islam," they told a human chain in the city last afternoon.

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  6. RMP chief removed after RU teacher murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Teachers of Rajshahi University bring out a rally in the campus on Sunday protesting killing of Prof Shafiul Islam who was hacked to death on Saturday by unknown assailants. Photo: Banglar Chokh Rajshahi Metropolitan Police Commissioner Mahbubur Rahman was withdrawn today, two days after the murder of Rajshahi University sociology teacher AKM Shafiul Islam.

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  7. RMP commissioner withdrawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Teachers of Rajshahi University bring out a rally in the campus on Sunday protesting killing of Prof Shafiul Islam who was hacked to death on Saturday by unknown assailants. Photo: Banglar Chokh Rajshahi Metropolitan Police Commissioner Mahbubur Rahman was withdrawn today over the allegation of deterioration of law and order in the city and amid protest for the killing of Rajshahi University teacher AKM Shafiul Islam's killers.

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  8. Arrests follow Bangladesh professor murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Al Jazeera

    Bangladeshi police have arrested at least 20 people for questioning over the murder of a prominent university professor who was hacked to death, several years after he led a push to ban students wearing full-face veils. The victim, Shafiul Islam, was killed on Saturday near Rajshahi University in the west of the Muslim-majority country where he was a professor of sociology, a senior officer said on Sunday.

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  9. Militants hack to death Bangladesh professorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Nation

    Suspected Islamic militants have hacked to death a university professor in western Bangladesh, several years after he led a push to ban students wearing full-face veils, police said Sunday. Police have arrested at least 20 people for questioning over the murder near Rajshahi University in the west of the Muslim-majority country where the victim was a professor of sociology, a senior officer said.

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  10. Suspected militants kill Bangladesh professor: policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The China Post

    Suspected Islamic militants have hacked to death a university professor in western Bangladesh, several years after he led a push to ban students wearing full-face veils, police said Sunday. Police have arrested at least 20 people for questioning over the murder near Rajshahi University in the west of the Muslim-majority country where the victim was a professor of sociology, a senior officer said.

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  11. Radicals behind father's killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Law enforcers yesterday detained 20 people, including a Jamaat leader, in connection with the murder of Rajshahi University teacher Prof Shafiul Islam. Jamaat leader Humayun Kabir, principal of Islamia College, was nabbed from Binodpur area. 1 comment

  12. Professor hacked to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    THE most recent Ebola patient to arrive in the United States is "extremely ill" and receiving "maximum" care to save his life. THE producer of a viral video showing a Syrian boy rescuing a girl under gunfire has apologised after the revelation it was fake drew fierce criticism.

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  13. RU, DU protest teacher's killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Daily Star

    The entrance of the sociology department of Rajshahi University is seen padlocked Sunday as teachers of the university boycott classes and examinations protesting killing of AKM Shafiul Islam. Shafiul, teacher of Sociology department, was hacked to death Saturday afternoon.

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  14. BCL, Shibir remain 'untouchables'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Authorised by Rajshahi University , police enforced a ban yesterday barring left leaning students from bringing out processions on the campus but took no such move against Bangladesh Chhatra League and Islami Chhatra Shibir. Some 60 students of Progressive Students' Alliance, comprising Bangladesh Chhatra Federation, Samajtantrik Chhatra Front, Bangladesh Students' Union and Bangladesh Chhatra Moitree, had gathered behind the central library twice trying to bring out processions.

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  15. Accused leading protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Daily Star

    A Bangladesh Chhatra League vice president, recently suspended from Rajshahi University , led a procession yesterday protesting Wednesday's knife attack on a deputy office secretary who is accusing him of masterminding the assault. Undergoing treatment at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital, Abdullah Al Mamum alias Shimul was stabbed five times in the right leg by some unidentified attackers at the Zuberi playground on the campus.

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  16. Prof Zillur's burial todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Daily Star

    He was a torchbearer in carving out a path for the liberal democratic tradition. He devoted his entire life to developing the country's education system with his knowledge, wisdom and thought-provoking writings.

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  17. Biman may resume domestic flights in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Biman Bangladesh Airlines plans to resume its domestic flights in January in a bid to grab a share of the growing aviation market. It will run on the domestic routes using a pair of Dash 8-Q400s that it is sourcing from Egypt's Smart Aviation.

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  18. Biman may resume domestic flights in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Biman Bangladesh Airlines plans to resume its domestic flights in January in a bid to grab a share of the growing aviation market. It will run on the domestic routes using a pair of Dash 8-Q400s that it is sourcing from Egypt's Smart Aviation.

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  19. Commuters suffer for drives against unfit vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Daily Star

    People push and elbow each other in a desperate bid to get a footing on a state-owned bus in the capital's Kalyanpur yesterday amidst a dearth of privately run buses, most of which stayed off the streets and parked by the roads as the inset shows at Gabtoli due to a government clampdown on unfit vehicles and on drivers, who either do not have licenses or carry fake ones, through six mobile teams mainly focusing on the capital. The photos were taken around midday.

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  20. Drives for safe road start countrywideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Daily Star

    People push and elbow each other in a desperate bid to get a footing on a state-owned bus in the capital's Kalyanpur yesterday amidst a dearth of privately run buses, most of which stayed off the streets and parked by the roads as the inset shows at Gabtoli due to a government clampdown on unfit vehicles and on drivers, who either do not have licenses or carry fake ones, through six mobile teams mainly focusing on the capital. The photos were taken around midday.

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