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Labor organizer Tuhin Chowdury got a call from a woman he knew only as "Lovely" in April 2013.
Dhaka: An elderly former Bangladesh minister who was sentenced to life in prison for war crimes during the 1971 independence struggle died on Saturday after a prolonged illness, an official said.
Dhaka will seek a specific time frame from Nay Pyi Taw for repatriation of over 30,000 Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh living in two refugee camps in Cox's Bazar during a foreign secretary level meeting in Dhaka today.
MOST roads in Bangladesh have evolved rather than designed and purpose-built; consequently hazards are mounting.
In one more sign of warming cross-border ties, Bangladesh says it is keen to supply rice to food-deficient northeastern states and can allow all its ports, in "mutual interest", to ferry goods bound for the region, a Tripura minister has said, quoting the Bangladeshi prime minister.
This is the second time that the consortium's overseas money trail has come under the ED's scanner.
Mourners, including fellow taxi drivers, gather at the funeral Friday for Mahomed Kamal, 47, that was held at the Stamford Islamic Center at 10 Outlook St. Kamal was stabbed to death early Wednesday and a city man has been arrested.
The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Bangladeshi authorities to investigate the murder this week of a TV host, and to identify the motive and bring the perpetrators to justice.
"True Colors - Rediscovering Bangladesh", is a distinctive painting exhibition that was inaugurated on August 25 at Radisson Blu Water Garden Hotel, Dhaka , held in collaboration with Dhaka Art Centre.
Inundated houses in Rohodoha of Shariakandi upazila of Bogra after the Jamuna washed away 300 metres of a dyke.
After confirming Shakib Al Hasan, Dhaka Premier League defending champions Gazi Tank Cricketers have signed four other Bangladesh players during the two-day players' transfer window.
KUWAIT CITY, Aug 28: Ahmadi securitymen arrested 14 Egyptians and 11 Indians who were engaged in a fistfight at the Camels Market in Kabad recently, resulting in the death of an Egyptian and injuries to several others.
The fight taking place doesn't always involve guns on the battlefield. Sometimes the battlefield is something quiet and innocent like a field of crops.
NEW DELHI: India will soon launch regular shipping service to Myanmar and Bangladesh, a move that would help strengthen ties with the two immediate neighbours.
In conversation with a journalist a few years before his death, Selim Al-Deen took positive pride in the way the farmers in his tales reached heights as sublime or as heroic as the characters in the old Greek plays.
WHEN the Board of Investment invited me to a dialogue on the State of the Economy, it used a trump card of a huge sell-point we have acquired by virtue of a sizeable success through the recent maritime boundary delimitation along the Bay.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 01:33 am
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