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Save the Children appoints Ishtiaq Mannan new Deputy Country Director for Bangladeshthe Theory of Change and influencing national policy and programme. He is a ph
Save the Children appoints Ishtiaq Mannan new Deputy Country Director for Bangladesh
Bdnews24.com / Posted 50 minutes ago
the Theory of Change and influencing national policy and programme. He is a physician by training and passed MBBS from Dhaka Medical College. He received post graduate training in Health Economics at the University of Dhaka and in Health... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
ACC arrests Dhaka City Corporation land official Mohammad AliThe Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) said Mohammad Ali was picked up from his h
ACC arrests Dhaka City Corporation land official Mohammad Ali
Bdnews24.com / Posted an hour ago
The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) said Mohammad Ali was picked up from his home at Dhaka’s Shyamoli on Wednesday. In 2015, the graft watchdog filed a case with police accusing Ali of acquiring wealth worth Tk 2.3 million beyond his known income... Read more
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dna
Abducted Indian boy Sonu brought back from Bangladesh after six yearsson and I am very happy now. Would like to thank Sushma Swaraj ji." Sonu was h
Abducted Indian boy Sonu brought back from Bangladesh after six years
dna / Posted 2 hours ago
son and I am very happy now. Would like to thank Sushma Swaraj ji." Sonu was handed over to the Indian High Commission in Dhaka by a court in Bangladesh's Barguna district. Barguna Additional District Judge Abu Taher granted Sonu's custody to... Read more
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New Kerala
Abducted Indian boy to return home after six years - newkerala.com #8385630 : Abducted from outside his East Delhi house in 2010, Sonu has now been hand
Abducted Indian boy to return home after six years - newkerala.com #83856
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
30 : Abducted from outside his East Delhi house in 2010, Sonu has now been handed over to the Indian High Commission in Dhaka by a court in Bangladesh's Barguna district and will be reunited with his family after a gap of six years. Barguna... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Workers of Savar RMG factory agitate for wages, festival allowancesof Jalal Ahmed Knit Composite Ltd started demonstrating from Thursday morning.
Workers of Savar RMG factory agitate for wages, festival allowances
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of Jalal Ahmed Knit Composite Ltd started demonstrating from Thursday morning. Over 200 demonstrators tried to block the Dhaka-Aricha Highway but the police stopped them, said Industrial Police’s Sub Inspector Mukul Mohan Kundu. No one from the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Three arrested in Mymensingh with over 1,000 SIM cardsWe have also found VoIP equipments and National IDs,” said OC Kamrul Islam. Th
Three arrested in Mymensingh with over 1,000 SIM cards
Bdnews24.com / Posted 4 hours ago
We have also found VoIP equipments and National IDs,” said OC Kamrul Islam. The seizure comes a day after police in Dhaka arrested mobile phone operator Airtel’s three employees over SIM card fraud. VoIP has been legalised in Bangladesh,... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
'I want to score 10,000 runs in either format'big partnership. When you face this situation, you laugh and joke in the middle
'I want to score 10,000 runs in either format'
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 10 hours ago
big partnership. When you face this situation, you laugh and joke in the middle. We get into these situations often in the Dhaka Premier League but we don't get this at the international level all the time. When we were getting the results, we... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Home-grown militants and ex-major behind Bangladesh attacks, police sayDHAKA: Early in June, a man walked into the Dhaka premises of the Ramakrishna M
Home-grown militants and ex-major behind Bangladesh attacks, police say
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 hours ago
DHAKA: Early in June, a man walked into the Dhaka premises of the Ramakrishna Mission, a Hindu centre for spirituality and learning in the Bangladesh capital, and delivered a handwritten note warning of an attack by Islamic State. Days later, armed... Read more
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asianage
India to count its elephantscountries like Bangladesh jointly to protect the endangered animal. “We are in
India to count its elephants
asianage / Posted 13 hours ago
countries like Bangladesh jointly to protect the endangered animal. “We are in the process of finalizing an agreement with Dhaka through which the animals’ inter-border movement will be unhindered at some identified corridors, which will also be... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Japan signs largest ever loan agreement with Bangladeshto 173.538 billion Japanese yen, which is $1.5 billion or Tk11,600. Before the
Japan signs largest ever loan agreement with Bangladesh
Bdnews24.com / Posted 16 hours ago
to 173.538 billion Japanese yen, which is $1.5 billion or Tk11,600. Before the signing at the ERD, Japanese Ambassador in Dhaka Masato Watanabe signed the exchange of notes for the agreement with the Additional Secretary. State Minister for... Read more
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TIB claims Bangladeshis pay Tk 88.21 billion in bribes annually for servicesBangladesh (TIB) published the finds in a report, ‘Corruption in Service Sector
TIB claims Bangladeshis pay Tk 88.21 billion in bribes annually for services
Bdnews24.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Bangladesh (TIB) published the finds in a report, ‘Corruption in Service Sector: National Household Survey 2015’, in Dhaka on Wednesday. The corruption watchdog found 67.8 percent of 15,206 households it surveyed from November 2014 to... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Japan to offer Bangladesh Tk 128 billion in loan for 6 projectsagreement to this effect was signed between the Bangladesh government and Japan
Japan to offer Bangladesh Tk 128 billion in loan for 6 projects
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agreement to this effect was signed between the Bangladesh government and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Dhaka on Wednesday. Japanese Ambassador Masato Watanabe said at the signing ceremony that it was the largest loan made... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Rickshaw-puller shot in clash between Awami League supportersThe injured has been identified as Abdur Rahman, 20. He has been admitted to Dh
Rickshaw-puller shot in clash between Awami League supporters
Bdnews24.com / Posted 20 hours ago
The injured has been identified as Abdur Rahman, 20. He has been admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital. Police said Rahman was shot in the left thigh when two groups of youths engaged in violent clashes on Wednesday afternoon. Chowkbazar... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Chance for West Indies' Under-19 stars to make a splashswiftly dubbed the "Springer-roll". This will be the world's first look at the
Chance for West Indies' Under-19 stars to make a splash
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 21 hours ago
swiftly dubbed the "Springer-roll". This will be the world's first look at the 18-year-old Barbadian since his heroics in Dhaka. It will also be his first competitive cricket since his father passed away this month. "I just want to do well for my... Read more
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New Kerala
England to play three warm up games during Bangladesh tour - newkerala.com #83488Dhaka, June 29 : England are set to play a warm-up match ahead of the One-Day I
England to play three warm up games during Bangladesh tour - newkerala.com #83488
New Kerala / Posted 22 hours ago
Dhaka, June 29 : England are set to play a warm-up match ahead of the One-Day International (ODI) series and two more before the Test series in their month-long Bangladesh tour. Visiting Bangladesh for the first time since 2010, the English cricket... Read more
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New Kerala
Fire in residential complex in Bangladesh - newkerala.com #83396Dhaka, June 29 : A fire engulfed parts of a high-rise residential complex in Ba
Fire in residential complex in Bangladesh - newkerala.com #83396
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
Dhaka, June 29 : A fire engulfed parts of a high-rise residential complex in Bangladesh capital Dhaka on Wednesday. According to an eyewitness, at least two buildings of the residential-cum commercial complex bti Premier Plaza in Dhaka's downtown... Read more
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The Hindu
Abducted Indian boy to be brought back home from Dhakain Bangladesh and is being brought back home. External Affairs Minister Sushma
Abducted Indian boy to be brought back home from Dhaka
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
in Bangladesh and is being brought back home. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said the Indian High Commission in Dhaka has taken custody of Sonu and he is being brought back to Delhi on Thursday. Ms. Swaraj said Sonu’s DNA was matched... Read more
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The Hindu
Abducted Indian boy to be brought back home from Dhakain Bangladesh and is being brought back home. External Affairs Minister Sushma
Abducted Indian boy to be brought back home from Dhaka
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
in Bangladesh and is being brought back home. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said the Indian High Commission in Dhaka has taken custody of Sonu and he is being brought back to Delhi on Thursday. Ms. Swaraj said Sonu’s DNA was matched... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Tharanga happy to play the spare parthe scored 803 runs at 61.76, came while batting in the top order, as did his im
Tharanga happy to play the spare part
ESPN.co.uk / Posted yesterday
he scored 803 runs at 61.76, came while batting in the top order, as did his impressive performances more recently in the Dhaka Premier League. But with Tillakaratne Dilshan absent from the tour of England, Sri Lanka have preferred Kusal Perera... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
German envoy for quick resolution of ‘cargo problem’concerns. Lufthansa in a letter on Sunday informed the decision to Biman Bangla
German envoy for quick resolution of ‘cargo problem’
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
concerns. Lufthansa in a letter on Sunday informed the decision to Biman Bangladesh, which handles cargo operation at Dhaka airport. “I cannot comment on this cargo problem because I have not yet seen yet the letter of our federal aviation... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Gazette out to enlarge Dhakafor Administrative Reorganisation (NICAR) chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasi
Gazette out to enlarge Dhaka
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
for Administrative Reorganisation (NICAR) chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Jun 9. The unions added to North Dhaka are: Beraid, Badda, Vatara, Satarkul, Harirampur, Uttarkhan, Dakshinkhan and Dumni. Those joining North Dhaka are:... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Indian boy traced in Bangladesh to be brought back to India: Sushma Swarajin Bangladesh. We matched the DNA with his mother. The test is positive,” Sushm
Indian boy traced in Bangladesh to be brought back to India: Sushma Swaraj
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
in Bangladesh. We matched the DNA with his mother. The test is positive,” Sushma tweeted. “The Indian high commission in Dhaka has obtained Sonu’s custody. He will reach Delhi on 30th June,” she said in another tweet. Swaraj also thanked all... Read more
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dna
Indian boy in Bangladesh: Sonu's DNA matched with parents, MEA to bring him backhome in Bangladesh. We matched the DNA with his mother. The test is positive."
Indian boy in Bangladesh: Sonu's DNA matched with parents, MEA to bring him back
dna / Posted yesterday
home in Bangladesh. We matched the DNA with his mother. The test is positive." She also added, "Indian High Commission in Dhaka has obtained Sonu's custody. He will reach Delhi on 30th June." I thank all those who looked after our young citizen... Read more
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Business Standard India
Now, education shame for Bengalare faring not much better. When asked the name of their country and its capit
Now, education shame for Bengal
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
are faring not much better. When asked the name of their country and its capital, their answers were "Bangladesh" and "Dhaka" respectively. The Bardhaman district magistrate, who was visiting schools in the district, was left dumbfounded by the... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian boy Sonu to be brought back to India: Sushma Swaraj - newkerala.com #83130home in Bangladesh. We matched the DNA with his mother. The test is positive,"
Indian boy Sonu to be brought back to India: Sushma Swaraj - newkerala.com #83130
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
home in Bangladesh. We matched the DNA with his mother. The test is positive," Sushma tweeted. "Indian High Commission in Dhaka has obtained Sonu's custody. He will reach Delhi on 30th June," the External Affairs Minister wrote in another... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Tharanga happy to play the spare parthe scored 803 runs at 61.76, came while batting in the top order, as did his im
Tharanga happy to play the spare part
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted yesterday
he scored 803 runs at 61.76, came while batting in the top order, as did his impressive performances more recently in the Dhaka Premier League. But with Tillakaratne Dilshan absent from the tour of England, Sri Lanka have preferred Kusal Perera... Read more
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New Kerala
Seven charged over Italian aid worker's murder in Bangladesh - newkerala.com #83066Dhaka, June 28 : Seven people, including a senior opposition official, have bee
Seven charged over Italian aid worker's murder in Bangladesh - newkerala.com #83066
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Dhaka, June 28 : Seven people, including a senior opposition official, have been charged by the Bangladeshi police for the September 2015 murder of an Italian aid worker. The deputy commissioner of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police, Sheikh Nazmul Alam,... Read more
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New Kerala
11 militants loyal to Haqqanis arrested in Afghanistan's Khost province - newkerala.com #83069Dhaka, June 28 : At least 11 militants loyal to Haqqani network has been arrest
11 militants loyal to Haqqanis arrested in Afghanistan's Khost province - newkerala.com #83069
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Dhaka, June 28 : At least 11 militants loyal to Haqqani network has been arrested in a military operation carried out by security forces in Afghanistan's Khost province. The National Directorate of Security (NDS) in a statement said that militant... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fire completely engulfs family of four's Northwest Side home, possibly caused by candleSan Antonio Fire Department Crews were called to the 5700 block of Dhaka View o
Fire completely engulfs family of four's Northwest Side home, possibly caused by candle
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
San Antonio Fire Department Crews were called to the 5700 block of Dhaka View off Grissom Road around 5:30 a.m. and found a home nearly completely engulfed in flames. San Antonio Fire Department Crews were called to the 5700 block of Dhaka View off... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Government recognises Dhaka Ahsania Mission for anti-drug activitiesit is operating three drug treatment and rehabilitation centres in Gazipur and
Government recognises Dhaka Ahsania Mission for anti-drug activities
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it is operating three drug treatment and rehabilitation centres in Gazipur and Jessore for male drug users, and a Dhaka centre dedicated to female drug users. The Department of Narcotics Control (DNC) selected it for the prize considering... Read more
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New Kerala
Beijing to renovate Bangladesh- China Friendship Conference Center in Dhaka - newkerala.com #82969Dhaka, June 28 : China is set to renovate Bangladesh's largest multi-purpose co
Beijing to renovate Bangladesh- China Friendship Conference Center in Dhaka - newkerala.com #82969
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Dhaka, June 28 : China is set to renovate Bangladesh's largest multi-purpose convention center which it had built 15 years ago as a token of friendship between both nations. Md. Shahidullah Khandaker, Secretary of Bangladesh's Ministry of Housing and... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Babul Akter not under police watch, says home ministerof an event in the Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Tuesday. Several policemen ar
Babul Akter not under police watch, says home minister
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
of an event in the Osmani Memorial Auditorium on Tuesday. Several policemen are guarding Babul at his in-laws’ house in Dhaka’s Meradia, where he is currently staying with his two children since the murder of his wife, Mahmuda Aktar Mitu, in... Read more
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International Business Times
Bangladesh police charge 7 over murder of Italian aid worker Cesare Tavella opposition party official, with the murder of Italian aid worker Cesare Tavella
Bangladesh police charge 7 over murder of Italian aid worker Cesare Tavella
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
opposition party official, with the murder of Italian aid worker Cesare Tavella in September 2015. Deputy Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police Sheikh Nazmul Alam said they had filed a charge sheet against the seven on Monday (27 June). Those... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bangladeshi Opposition officials among seven charged over murderOpposition official, over the murder of an Italian aid worker last September, t
Bangladeshi Opposition officials among seven charged over murder
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Opposition official, over the murder of an Italian aid worker last September, the deputy commissioner said. Key points: Dhaka Metropolitan Police deputy commissioner Sheikh Nazmul Alam said two of the seven people charged over the 50-year-old's... Read more
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give me sport
England announce dates for Bangladesh tourby two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established
England announce dates for Bangladesh tour
give me sport / Posted yesterday
by two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established international venues, in Chittagong and Dhaka. England are set to travel on, after the end of the second Test in Dhaka on November 1, to begin a five-Test tour of... Read more
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Sporting Life
Bangladesh tour dates announcedby two Tests.All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established in
Bangladesh tour dates announced
Sporting Life / Posted yesterday
by two Tests.All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established international venues, in Chittagong and Dhaka.England are set to travel on, after the end of the second Test in Dhaka on November 1, to begin a five-Test tour of... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
England announce dates for Bangladesh tourby two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established
England announce dates for Bangladesh tour
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
by two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established international venues, in Chittagong and Dhaka. England are set to travel on, after the end of the second Test in Dhaka on November 1, to begin a five-Test tour of... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
SAFD: Firefighters battle early morning house fireand a family home on the city's Northwest side. The incident took place around
SAFD: Firefighters battle early morning house fire
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
and a family home on the city's Northwest side. The incident took place around 6:00 a.m. Tuesday in the 5700 block of Dhaka View near Heath Road and Grissom road. According to the homeowner, when he woke up he thought he heard rain. When he... Read more
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Oxford Mail
England announce dates for Bangladesh tourby two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established
England announce dates for Bangladesh tour
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
by two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established international venues, in Chittagong and Dhaka. England are set to travel on, after the end of the second Test in Dhaka on November 1, to begin a five-Test tour of... Read more
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Gazette
England announce dates for Bangladesh tourby two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established
England announce dates for Bangladesh tour
Gazette / Posted yesterday
by two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established international venues, in Chittagong and Dhaka. England are set to travel on, after the end of the second Test in Dhaka on November 1, to begin a five-Test tour of... Read more
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guardian-series
England announce dates for Bangladesh tourby two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established
England announce dates for Bangladesh tour
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
by two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established international venues, in Chittagong and Dhaka. England are set to travel on, after the end of the second Test in Dhaka on November 1, to begin a five-Test tour of... Read more
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Harrow Times
England announce dates for Bangladesh tourby two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established
England announce dates for Bangladesh tour
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
by two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established international venues, in Chittagong and Dhaka. England are set to travel on, after the end of the second Test in Dhaka on November 1, to begin a five-Test tour of... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
England announce dates for Bangladesh tourby two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established
England announce dates for Bangladesh tour
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
by two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established international venues, in Chittagong and Dhaka. England are set to travel on, after the end of the second Test in Dhaka on November 1, to begin a five-Test tour of... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
England announce dates for Bangladesh tourby two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established
England announce dates for Bangladesh tour
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
by two Tests. All fixtures will be split between Bangladesh's two established international venues, in Chittagong and Dhaka. England are set to travel on, after the end of the second Test in Dhaka on November 1, to begin a five-Test tour of... Read more
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Aljazeera
Bangladesh: Seven charged over Cesare Tavella murderTavella, 50, was shot dead by motorcycle-riding assailants in September 2015 wh
Bangladesh: Seven charged over Cesare Tavella murder
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
Tavella, 50, was shot dead by motorcycle-riding assailants in September 2015 while jogging in the diplomatic quarter of Dhaka, Bangladesh's capital. The killing was the first in a wave of attacks in Bangladesh to be claimed by the Islamic State... Read more
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The Hindu
Bangladesh charges opposition BNP leader over Italian’s murderTavella (50), was shot dead in a high security diplomatic area in Dhaka on Sept
Bangladesh charges opposition BNP leader over Italian’s murder
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Tavella (50), was shot dead in a high security diplomatic area in Dhaka on September 28, the first attack in Bangladesh claimed by the dreaded Islamic State terror group. Bangladesh police have charged seven persons including a senior leader of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bangladesh charges opposition official over Italian's murderand have blamed the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and its
Bangladesh charges opposition official over Italian's murder
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
and have blamed the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and its Islamist ally. Deputy commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police Sheikh Nazmul Alam said seven people had been charged with the murder of 50-year-old Italian Cesare... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bangladesh charges opposition official over Italian's murderwho was shot to death on September 28, 2015, by unidentified assailants, is bei
Bangladesh charges opposition official over Italian's murder
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
who was shot to death on September 28, 2015, by unidentified assailants, is being transported from the morgue at the Dhaka Medical College The killing near the capital's diplomatic zone was the first in a wave of attacks to be claimed by the... Read more
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Super Sport
Eagles bid Messi a not too fond 'adieu'on Nigeria. Forever slippery...Messi heads for the Nigerian goal. The setting
Eagles bid Messi a not too fond 'adieu'
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
on Nigeria. Forever slippery...Messi heads for the Nigerian goal. The setting was the Bangladesh National Stadium in Dhaka in September 2011 in a 3-1 win for Albiceleste. Messi created the first goal for Gonzalo Higuain to give Argentina a... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Signature campaign to raise voice against drug abuse launched in DhakaThe campaign launched on Monday in Dhaka marked the International Day against D
Signature campaign to raise voice against drug abuse launched in Dhaka
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
The campaign launched on Monday in Dhaka marked the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking observed across the world on Sunday. According to the UN Information Centre that took the initiative jointly with the UN’s voluntary... Read more
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