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  1. Bangladesh, New York pursue different paths to train more codersRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | USA Today

    Bangladesh, New York pursue different paths to train more coders SAN FRANCISCO Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/16K1qGJ In this Sept. 14, 2011 file photo, Sony Computer Entertainment's PlayStation Vita is shown during a press conference in Tokyo.

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  2. How Bangladesh is training more codersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    Bangladesh, New York pursue different paths to train more coders SAN FRANCISCO Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/16K1qGJ In this Sept. 14, 2011 file photo, Sony Computer Entertainment's PlayStation Vita is shown during a press conference in Tokyo.

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  3. UN team starts work todayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    The United Nations team to help Bangladesh clean up the oil spill in the Sundarbans will start their work in the area from today. Meanwhile, a separate investigation committee of the BNP that visited affected areas in the forest, alleged that even though foreigners were interested to save the Sundarbans, the government showed its negligence to do that.

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  4. Binge-shopping at BONGORead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    If there's one thing winter absolutely always promises, it's that it's the only season when you can blend the dapper look with street swag. Winter clothes exude style, be it a simple jacket, a sweater vest or a turtle-neck, this climate is perfect for the fashionista.

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  5. Sundarbans disaster for govt negligence: BNPRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    After visiting the Sundarbans, BNP today alleged the negligence of the government in preserving the world's largest mangrove forest. "Though the foreign aid agencies have expressed their concerns and eagerness about preserving the Sundarbans, the government is seen careless about it," said Maj Hafizuddin Ahmed, a vice-chairman of the party.

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  6. Korean artistes captivate Chittagong audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    When Maro and Para, the singer couple of Marronnier -- a pop musical troupe from Korea -- concluded their famous song "Cocktail Love", they were received by an ovation. There was more in store at a fascinating cultural evening on Saturday at Shah Alam Bir Uttam Auditorium of Chittagong Medical College in the port city.

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  7. Enthusiasm over tourism fair in ChittagongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Star

    People visit the stall of United Airways at the Chittagong Travel Mart, an international tourism fair that began at the Peninsula hotel in the port city yesterday. Photo: Triune Chittagong will be built into a tourism city and a commercial hub, Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon said yesterday.

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  8. A historic gift from a friend of BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Daily Star

    President Abdul Hamid meets his Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi yesterday. Photo: PIB, India Indian President Pranab Mukherjee yesterday handed over a "historic audio-visual gift" comprising recordings of transmissions made by All India Radio and Doordarshan during the 1971 Liberation War to his visiting Bangladeshi counterpart Abdul Hamid.

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  9. Precious PhotographsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Daily Star

    The other day I was at an aunt's house for a visit. In my childhood, visiting relatives was a familiar and pleasant activity.

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  10. Pranab for stronger ties with DhakaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Daily Star

    President Abdul Hamid meets his Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi yesterday. Photo: PIB, India Indian President Pranab Mukherjee has told his visiting Bangladeshi counterpart Abdul Hamid that New Delhi attaches the highest importance to relations with Dhaka saying a strong, stable and prosperous Bangladesh is in India's interest.

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  11. India, Bangladesh can work on mutually beneficial projects: ModiRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Newkerala.com

    India conveyed to Bangladesh that it is willing to work on mutually beneficial projects during a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting Bangladesh President M. Abdul Hamid here Friday. During talks between Modi and Hamid, both sides warmly recollected their joint endeavours during the Liberation struggle of 1971, according to tweets posted by the ministry of external affairs spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin.

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  12. Act East Policy starts with Bangladesh: PM ModiRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Newkerala.com

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday told visiting Bangladeshi President Abdul Hamid that India is willing to be catalytic agent to boost co-operation in the region, adding that New Delhi's Act East Policy starts with Dhaka. The two leaders met at the Hyderabad House here.

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  13. Shipping ministry comes under fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Daily Star

    A House committee yesterday deplored Shipping Minister Shajahan Khan's remarks that the oil spill in the Sundarbans would not have an adverse impact on the environment. The parliamentary standing committee on forest and environment ministry also expressed resentment over the shipping ministry's rejection to imposing a permanent ban on plying of commercial vessels through the Shela River to save the world's largest mangrove forest.

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  14. Return of the Photography extravaganzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Daily Star

    The eighth edition of Chobi Mela, the biggest photography festival of Asia, is all set to begin on January 23, 2015. Organised by Drik Picture Library Limited and Pathshala South Asian Media Academy, the biennial festival brings photographers, experts and connoisseurs from all over the globe for a two-week extravaganza of exhibitions, artist talks, workshops and much more.

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  15. Bangladesh president arrives on six-day visitRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Newkerala.com

    Bangladesh President M. Abdul Hamid arrived here Thursday on a six-day official visit - the first visit by a ceremonial head of state of Bangladesh since 1972. Hamid is here on the invite of President Pranab Mulherjee, and will be a guest in Rashtrapati Bhawan.

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  16. Blankets for tickets at 'Concert for Kombol' - Online social workers, BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | CNN

    Project Kombol , the leading winter clothing distribution platform in Bangladesh, is organizing a charity concert called "Concert for Kombol" on Friday at the Kalabagan Krira Chakra Field from 2pm to 11pm. There is no conventional ticket for the concert, rather people are asked to come with a high quality kombol which will be accepted as the ticket, said a press release sent to media on Wednesday.

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  17. The 'Concert for Kombol' (Blanket) in Bangladesh: An Aim to End PovertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | CNN

    The cold and shivery winter has arrived in Bangladesh. Though, many people in the country have the luxury of staying warm in their warm clothing and blankets and heated rooms, there are many people in the country who are not that privileged.

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  18. Ranji Trophy: Close shave for Bengal's Manoj Tiwary after he's hit by bouncerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Kolkata : Bengal's premier batsman Manoj Tiwary, who is one of India's 30 probables for the World Cup, had a close shave after being hit by an Abhimanyu Mithun rising delivery on the final day of his team's Ranji Trophy cricket match against Karnataka at the Eden Gardens today. It was the first ball of the 39th over when Tiwary took off his eyes to Mithun's bouncer which in turn hit the back of his helmet, much to the horror of the visiting Karnataka players.

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  19. After Oil Spill in Bangladesh's Unique Mangrove Forest, Fears About Rare AnimalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | National Geographic

    More than 90,000 gallons of oil have spilled into the rivers and creeks of the Sundarbans region, threatening tigers, dolphins. On December 12, three days after a cargo vessel collided with a tanker, oil coats mangrove trees in the Sundarbans region of Bangladesh.

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  20. DHAKA: Shajahan vs SundarbansRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Asia News Network

    When oil vessel Southern Star-7 sank along with 0.358 million litres of furnace oil in the Shela river last week, the whole nation was shocked because the incident threatened the world's biggest mangrove forest that is not just an asset of Bangladesh, but also of the whole world. There are many mangrove forests in the world but there is just one Sundarbans - home of the Bengal tigers and hundreds of species of plants and animals.

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