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Bangladesh ministers say Teesta pact will be done


September 6th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 6 (IANS) The Bangladesh leadership had not given up on an agreement on sharing of the Teesta river waters with several ministers saying that it would be ... Read more...

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Bangladesh introduces savings scheme for women


June 23rd, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 23 (IANS) The Bangladesh government Wednesday introduced a Family Savings Certificate, allowing investment up to Taka three million, aimed at making women economically self-reliant. Family Savings Certificate of Taka 10,000, ... Read more...

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Dhaka, Delhi agree on cooperation in agriculture


January 8th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 8 (IANS) Bangladesh and India Friday agreed on long-term cooperation in agricultural research and technologies, meant to save crops from natural disasters in vast parts of the two neighbouring ... Read more...

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Bangladesh standoff heads for a climax (Fifth Lead)


February 26th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 26 (IANS) Tanks moved into position to prepare for an assault on the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) headquarters where mutinous troopers, who had battled the army Wednesday, were holed up. An ... Read more...

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Mutiny spreads in Bangladesh, PM warns of stern action (Fourth Lead)


February 26th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 26 (IANS) The mutiny by Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) troopers, who battled the army Wednesday, spread to several towns Thursday as Prime minister Sheikh Hasina warned of stern action to quell ... Read more...

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Mutiny spreads in Bangladesh, government holds talks (Third Lead)


February 26th, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 26 (IANS) The mutinous troopers of Bangladesh Rifles, who had battled the army Wednesday, continued their defiance Thursday, with gunshots being heard in the afternoon. Reports indicated that the mutiny ... Read more...

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Mutiny spreads outside Dhaka, government-troopers begin talks (Second Lead)


February 26th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 26 (IANS) Amid reports that the uprising by the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) troopers had spread beyond Dhaka, a government team here Thursday began talks with the mutineers who had a ... Read more...

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‘Hasina won’t protect tainted minister’


January 24th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 24 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is unlikely to interfere in the steps initiated by the Election Commission against a cabinet minister and an MP for allegedly influencing local ... Read more...

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All India Minorities Front announces candidates for assembly elections


November 12th, 2008 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 12 (ANI): The All India Minorities Front on Wednesday announced the name of six candidates for the upcoming Assembly polls in Delhi. The Party General Secretary Mohammad Yonous Siddiqui ... Read more...

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Hunedoara castle, scariest places in the world!!!


October 30th, 2008 - 11:09 am ICT by Bupha Ravirot
For Halloween 2008, if you have nothing to do or bored with traditional Halloween parties, Hunedoara is one of the best choices. Castle of the most pre-eminent king of the medieval - ... Read more...

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Journalist Bazlur Rahman dead


February 27th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by admin
Dhaka, Feb 27 (IANS) Bazlur Rahman, former editor of the daily Sangbad and a freedom fighter, has died following a massive heart attack. He was 67.Rahman's wife Matia Chowdhury is a former ... Read more...

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