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Bdnews24.com
Information from Soheil resulted in cafe attack planner Rashed’s arrest: DMP chiefremains at large. Later in the day, the key suspect of the 2016 café attack wa
Bdnews24.com / Posted 24 minutes ago
remains at large. Later in the day, the key suspect of the 2016 café attack was brought to the Detective Branch offices in Dhaka. He will be taken to court on Saturday, police said. Mia said, “The militants who had launched the attack on Holey... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Review: The Queen's Closest Confidantbecame Empress of India in 1877. The author of “Victoria & Abdul”, Shrabani Ba
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 45 minutes ago
became Empress of India in 1877. The author of “Victoria & Abdul”, Shrabani Basu, was born in Kolkata and grew up in Dhaka, Kathmandu, and Delhi before moving to London where she now lives. She writes for The Telegraph and is the author of a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Twins thought to be joined at skull are separated in 30 minutesthe coming weeks – after an agonising wait, local reports suggest. Doctors at
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
the coming weeks – after an agonising wait, local reports suggest. Doctors at Banghabandhu Sheik Mujib Medical University, Dhaka, will be monitoring the health of the girls before putting them under the knife. The sisters, whose lives are in... Read more
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NJ Biz
Garretts gift $2.65M to endow Seton Hall-Hackensack Meridian med school dean's postand as director of a community-based research and service program designed to h
NJ Biz / Posted 2 hours ago
and as director of a community-based research and service program designed to help women and children in the slums of Dhaka,” according to Hackensack Meridian Health. She has authored more than 300 peer-reviewed articles. “Dr. Stanton’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
As Threats Grow, Expanding Cities Push for Stronger, Safer Societiesas they appear, while giving some priority to projects related to climate chang
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
as they appear, while giving some priority to projects related to climate change, he added. In Asia, cities such as Dhaka and Colombo are now "looking beyond the doom of climate change", and investing more proactively in measures to reduce... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stunning images from around the world vie for prestigious photo awardside of a mountain in Japan. Others show a teenage boy mourning the death of a
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
side of a mountain in Japan. Others show a teenage boy mourning the death of a friend in the Philippines and residents in Dhaka, Bangladesh desperately trying to board a packed train. Prizes will be handed out for categories including... Read more
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Canberra Times
The Replacements: Our grade cricket Dream Team to step in for feuding Test starsminds spent anywhere between five minutes and half an hour coming up with the u
Canberra Times / Posted 6 hours ago
minds spent anywhere between five minutes and half an hour coming up with the ultimate touring squad for the Tests in Dhaka and Chittagong, plus a tour match. With the prospect of some players coming out of retirement, injury and the odd... Read more
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Canberra Times
Dollar signs blind Australian cricket to BangladeshNew Zealand, the West Indies, Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka have been there often enou
Canberra Times / Posted 6 hours ago
New Zealand, the West Indies, Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka have been there often enough to drive their own Uber cars around Dhaka. The entire Test cricket world, in other words, has built strong playing relations with Bangladesh. Except for... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiusin spots;34;28;SE;20;74%;55%;9 Denver, United States;A p.m. t-storm;31;18;A st
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
in spots;34;28;SE;20;74%;55%;9 Denver, United States;A p.m. t-storm;31;18;A stray p.m. t-storm;26;16;W;13;60%;68%;8 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A t-storm in spots;35;28;A couple of showers;34;27;S;8;69%;86%;9 Dili, East Timor;Mostly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitin spots;93;82;SE;12;74%;55%;9 Denver, United States;A p.m. t-storm;87;64;A st
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
in spots;93;82;SE;12;74%;55%;9 Denver, United States;A p.m. t-storm;87;64;A stray p.m. t-storm;79;61;W;8;60%;68%;8 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A t-storm in spots;96;82;A couple of showers;93;81;S;5;69%;86%;9 Dili, East Timor;Mostly... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Gulshan terror attack probe in final stages: Home ministerwas one of the planners. Detectives have told me he supervised the attack," he
Bdnews24.com / Posted 7 hours ago
was one of the planners. Detectives have told me he supervised the attack," he told reporters while leaving an event in Dhaka on Friday. The police are working to make sure the case's chargesheet is "flawless" because most of the attack's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Telford gang boss pimped girls out at £150-time from curry houseother men were also convicted relating to child prostitution in the town. The
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
other men were also convicted relating to child prostitution in the town. The incidents took place in bedrooms above the Dhaka Tandoori restaurant in the town and the proprietors were unaware of the activities taking place there. A Ministry of... Read more
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The Age
The Replacements: Our grade cricket Dream Team to step in for feuding Test starsminds spent anywhere between five minutes and half an hour coming up with the u
The Age / Posted 8 hours ago
minds spent anywhere between five minutes and half an hour coming up with the ultimate touring squad for the Tests in Dhaka and Chittagong, plus a tour match. With the prospect of some players coming out of retirement, injury and the odd... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The Replacements: Our grade cricket Dream Team to step in for feuding Test starsminds spent anywhere between five minutes and half an hour coming up with the u
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
minds spent anywhere between five minutes and half an hour coming up with the ultimate touring squad for the Tests in Dhaka and Chittagong, plus a tour match. With the prospect of some players coming out of retirement, injury and the odd... Read more
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The Age
Dollar signs blind Australian cricket to BangladeshNew Zealand, the West Indies, Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka have been there often enou
The Age / Posted 8 hours ago
New Zealand, the West Indies, Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka have been there often enough to drive their own Uber cars around Dhaka. The entire Test cricket world, in other words, has built strong playing relations with Bangladesh. Except for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Dollar signs blind Australian cricket to BangladeshNew Zealand, the West Indies, Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka have been there often enou
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
New Zealand, the West Indies, Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka have been there often enough to drive their own Uber cars around Dhaka. The entire Test cricket world, in other words, has built strong playing relations with Bangladesh. Except for... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Soon, gates on border to allow Indian elephants to visit Bangladesh and returnIndia is a contentious issue between both neighbours. While New Delhi contends
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 hours ago
India is a contentious issue between both neighbours. While New Delhi contends large-scale influx from across the border, Dhaka has denied these migrants are their citizens. There was no such difference though when officials of both nations... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Private school bus overturns in Fatehabad, children receive minor injuriestook place at 8.30am. The children are in the age group of 5 to 11. Fatehabad
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
took place at 8.30am. The children are in the age group of 5 to 11. Fatehabad station house officer (SHO city) Sombir Dhaka reached the spot with police force and the children were taken to the local general hospital. The children were sent... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
WASA managing director says city mayor 'more liable' for Dhaka waterloggingThe MD of Dhaka Water and Sewerage Authority or WASA made the claim at an emerg
Bdnews24.com / Posted 22 hours ago
The MD of Dhaka Water and Sewerage Authority or WASA made the claim at an emergency news conference held on Thursday at a time when the people are flooding the social media with angry posts criticising poor drainage system of the capital city. The... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Shia Ismaili leader Prince Karim Aga Khan’s role lauded in Bangladeshthe diamond jubilee of the Aga Khan as the 49th hereditary Imam (spiritual lead
Bdnews24.com / Posted 23 hours ago
the diamond jubilee of the Aga Khan as the 49th hereditary Imam (spiritual leader) of the world’s Shia Ismaili Muslims in Dhaka on Thursday . Ali said like his grandfather, he focused on efforts concerning the well-being of his own community and... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh’s population is its asset, not burden: HasinaConference on Skills for the Future World of Work and TVET for Global Competiti
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
Conference on Skills for the Future World of Work and TVET for Global Competitiveness' at Osmani Memorial Auditorium in Dhaka. The three-day event will focus on the future demand of skilled manpower and the process to guarantee demand-based... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Nazimuddin Road under waterThe people of Nazimuddin Road in Old Dhaka do not know when their sufferings fo
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
The people of Nazimuddin Road in Old Dhaka do not know when their sufferings for waterlogging will ease. Rain stopped a day ago, but the water is still to go away from the area. The photo was taken on Thursday. Photo: tanvir ahammed... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Inu wants realistic campaign against child marriageHe inaugurated ‘Hello I Am’ a Population Services and Training Centre or PSTC p
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
He inaugurated ‘Hello I Am’ a Population Services and Training Centre or PSTC programme focused on child marriage at a Dhaka hotel on Thursday. While speaking there, the minister criticised such work. “There is only one finding by all the people in... Read more
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International Business Times
EyeEm Photography Awards 2017 finalists are revealed Md Enamul Kabir - Every year during the Eid festival, the Islamic holiday marki
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Md Enamul Kabir - Every year during the Eid festival, the Islamic holiday marking the end of Ramadan, lots of people leave Dhaka to see family. Due to a shortage of trains for a large number of people, it’s tough and risky to travel. In this photo,... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
No police clearance for Yunus Centre’s Social Business Day programmepresident and the king of Azerbaijan, Inspector General of Police Hoque said.
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
president and the king of Azerbaijan, Inspector General of Police Hoque said. “All of a sudden, they have informed Dhaka’s superintendent of police of holding such an international conference,” he said at his office. The police were well... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
DCs will get stronger police force to operate mobile courts: Home Minister KhanDeputy commissioners or DCs from across the country are currently in Dhaka to a
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
Deputy commissioners or DCs from across the country are currently in Dhaka to attend a three-day conference. “DCs will be provided with police personnel whenever they ask for them for operating mobile courts. They will have Ansar personnel as well,”... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
ICT finalises two probe reports against 16 war crimes suspectsHuq, a senior official of the ICT’s investigation agency, presented the summary
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
Huq, a senior official of the ICT’s investigation agency, presented the summary of the two reports at a media briefing in Dhaka on Thursday. He said both the reports would be submitted to the prosecution. Investigation Officer Monwara Begum has... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Retired teacher, wife found dead in Tangail homeof their home in Rasulpur area near the district town. Police said the couple’
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
of their home in Rasulpur area near the district town. Police said the couple’s only son, who works for a bank, lives in Dhaka. Neighbours informed police about the deaths, said Tangail police OC Nazmul Haque Bhuiyan. “The neighbours started... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Corruption cannot be so prevalent without the involvement of everyone, says Finance Minister Muhithfinance minister’s remarks came on Thursday while launching the Anti-Corruption
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
finance minister’s remarks came on Thursday while launching the Anti-Corruption Commission’s (ACC) Hotline-106 in Dhaka. “We are all overwhelmed by corruption,” he said. “If we weren’t surrounded by it there would be little corruption.... Read more
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The Economic Times
7 years on, land acquisition begins for India-Bangladesh rail lineof the project, which also figured during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meetin
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
of the project, which also figured during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with Sheikh Hasina during his visit to Dhaka in June 2015. The Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Ministry would bear the cost of the project on the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
College student Siddiqur wants to see PM Hasina on return from treatment in Indiastudent asked everyone to pray for his recovery on Thursday morning as he board
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
student asked everyone to pray for his recovery on Thursday morning as he boarded the ambulance that would take him to Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport. “I am going to India for treatment hoping to get my eyesight back,” he told... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Four Nigerians among nine arrested for fraud, trafficking in Dhakaan operation in Uttara and other parts of the capital on Wednesday night, Md Yu
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
an operation in Uttara and other parts of the capital on Wednesday night, Md Yusuf Ali, additional deputy commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police, told bdnews24.com. Details about the detainees and the specific charges against them were not... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh plans to build smart voting systemafter being assigned to his job as the EC secretary. Helaluddin Ahmed, who was
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
after being assigned to his job as the EC secretary. Helaluddin Ahmed, who was serving as the divisional commissioner of Dhaka will replace Abdullah. The commission is also discussing steps on certain issues, such as the snatching of ballot... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bangladeshi twins born joined at skull to undergo surgerysensitive surgery,” said Ruhul Amin, chief paediatric surgeon at Bangabandhu Sh
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
sensitive surgery,” said Ruhul Amin, chief paediatric surgeon at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University in the capital Dhaka. “We’re evaluating their condition and trying to contact experts across the world for opinions and help.” Their... Read more
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The Star
Bangladeshi twins born joined at skull to undergo surgeryDhaka (AFP) - Bangladeshi twins born conjoined at the skull will undergo a diff
The Star / Posted yesterday
Dhaka (AFP) - Bangladeshi twins born conjoined at the skull will undergo a difficult and potentially dangerous operation to separate them, surgeons said Wednesday as they appealed for help from global medical experts. Doctors are trying to establish... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh appoints Abida Islam as new ambassador to South Korearepresented Bangladesh at a number of international conferences, seminars and s
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
represented Bangladesh at a number of international conferences, seminars and summits on a variety of issues. She studied sociology at Dhaka University and also another Master’s Degree in “Foreign Affairs and Trade” from Monash University, Austral... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Govt reshuffles 19 top police postsPolice. Rajshahi Metropolitan Police Commissioner Md Shafiqul Islam has replac
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
Police. Rajshahi Metropolitan Police Commissioner Md Shafiqul Islam has replaced Maruf in Barisal. Additional DIG for Dhaka Range Mohammad Mahbubur has filled up the post of Shafiqul as Rajshahi city police chief. Naval Police DIG Mohammad... Read more
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Op-Ed News
China and India torn between silk roads and cocked gunsinvestment alone. When India looks around, to its east or to its west, what it
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
investment alone. When India looks around, to its east or to its west, what it sees is China connecting everything from Dhaka in Bangladesh to Bandar Abbas in Iran. We're talking about the interpenetration of the China-Indochina Peninsula... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Bangladeshi twins born joined at skull to undergo surgeryRafiqul Islam plays with his conjoined twin baby girls Rabia and Rukia in hospi
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
Rafiqul Islam plays with his conjoined twin baby girls Rabia and Rukia in hospital in Dhaka -AFP photo DHAKA: Bangladeshi twins born conjoined at the skull will undergo a difficult and potentially dangerous operation to separate them, surgeons said... Read more
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The Economic Times
Why more and more consumers now prefer to share rather than buyfocus on what moves,” adds Puri. Most often, the assets belong to designers suc
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
focus on what moves,” adds Puri. Most often, the assets belong to designers such as Anamika Khanna, Manish Malhotra or Rina Dhaka. Stage3 enters into revenue share agreements, sharing the rent with designers. On her strategy to build the business,... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Pakistanis behind 1971 genocide must face justice, says Punjabi poetPakistan should get their government to realise the need to apologise to Bangla
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
Pakistan should get their government to realise the need to apologise to Bangladesh, poet Ahmad Salim told a discussion in Dhaka on Wednesday. "Pakistan has not taken lessons from the past. Bangladesh is now a reality. It has done better in... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Don’t act on impulse: President to deputy commissionerscommissioners or DCs at his official residence Bangabhaban on Wednesday. DCs f
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
commissioners or DCs at his official residence Bangabhaban on Wednesday. DCs from across the country are currently in Dhaka to take part in a three-day conference which began on Tuesday. “Don’t do anything on impulse. It may embarrass the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
DCs ask for continuation of executive magistrate-led mobile court, Minister Ashraf agreesAdministration Minister Syed Ashraful Islam agreed with them when they expresse
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
Administration Minister Syed Ashraful Islam agreed with them when they expressed their views during the DC conference in Dhaka on Wednesday. After the session with the DCs and his ministry officials, Syed Ashraf was responding to reporters'... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
No more waterlogging next year: LGRD Ministerin front of the secretariat, Mosharraf said 18 out of the 46 canals in the city
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
in front of the secretariat, Mosharraf said 18 out of the 46 canals in the city required repair works. “I have asked WASA (Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority) to ensure that rainwater recedes within three hours no matter how intensely it... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Rains may ease by Friday, landslides fearedof Chittagong and Sylhet divisions. From 6am to 12pm on Wednesday, the Met Off
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
of Chittagong and Sylhet divisions. From 6am to 12pm on Wednesday, the Met Office recorded 57 millimetres of rainfall in Dhaka. The Met Office has lifted the warning signal 3 on maritime ports after three days as the squally weather has... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Supreme Court permits Dhaka University to hold senate meeting on Jul 29order removed the legal bar on holding the meeting on Jul 29 as scheduled, said
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
order removed the legal bar on holding the meeting on Jul 29 as scheduled, said advocate Mezbah Uddin, who argued for Dhaka University. Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, chamber judge of the top court, passed the order on Wednesday after hearing... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
High Court gives ACC 60 days to finish probe into BASIC Bank loan scamRupsha Surveyors Company’s chief surveyor Shahjahan Ali. Ali was arrested in A
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
Rupsha Surveyors Company’s chief surveyor Shahjahan Ali. Ali was arrested in August last year. He secured bail from the Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge’s Court the next month, which was later challenged by the ACC in High Court. Upholding... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Japanese-Bangladeshi Hindu convert masterminded Dhaka terror attackHindu convert is most likely to be the mastermind behind the terror attack clai
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Hindu convert is most likely to be the mastermind behind the terror attack claimed by Islamic State on a Dhaka bakery last July that left 24 people dead, including an Indian student, a report has said. An investigative report by... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Saima received International Champion award for work on autism in South-East-Asiaher the prestigious ‘Excellence in Public Health Award’ in 2014.” Momen also s
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
her the prestigious ‘Excellence in Public Health Award’ in 2014.” Momen also said that establishing the autism related ‘Dhaka Declaration’ and South Asian Autism Network has highlighted autism as a major issue in the region and beyond. He later... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Two of ASP Mizanur Rahman’s ‘killers’ die in ‘shootout’ with policeof the team and opened fire. Police returned fire and two of the suspects were
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
of the team and opened fire. Police returned fire and two of the suspects were injured in the shootout. They were taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital, where doctors pronounced them dead,” Golam Mostafa added. Asked about the identity of the... Read more
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