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Indian army officer Maj Gen Cardozo honoured by UK Bengali diaspora

Ansar Ahmed Ullah :: A Reception was given in honour of retired Indian army officer Maj Gen Ian Gen Cardozo on 26 July at the Bangladesh High Commission, hosted by the Acting High Commissioner Khondker Mohammad Talha in association with Swadhinata Trust and Curry Life Magazine on behalf of the UK Bengali diaspora. Maj Gen Cardozo in his address said. ...

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UK economic growth sped up ahead of Brexit vote

The UK economy grew by 0.6% in the three months to the end of June, as economic growth accelerated in the run-up to the vote to leave the EU. Second-quarter gross domestic product grew faster than expected, and was up from 0.4% growth in the previous quarter, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said. Any uncertainty ahead of the referendum seemed ...

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How can Gulshan-like killing be prevented from reoccurring?

Gulshan killing tarnished our image as a nation. We are normally considered as a peace loving moderate nation. If this type of atrocity continues to occur, it may pose a question in future as to how we continue to work as a peace keeper of the nations by being employed as peace keeping force by the UN.  As such this ...

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SYRIAN CHILDREN SHOT DEAD BY TURKISH BORDER GUARDS

Rayhan Ahmed Topader : EIGHT SYRIANS, most of them women and childr- en, have been killed by Turkish border guards while fleeing their war-torn homeland.The group was trying to cross into Turkey via a mountain smuggling route at the western end of the frontier when they were pushed back by Turkish forces firing live rounds.Mobile phone footage obtained by the ...

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T20 CRICKET WILL BE REDUCED TO THE FARCICAL LEVEL OF WORLD WRESTLING

Rayhan Ahmed Topader : India is the home of Twenty20 cricket. Interestingly, theirs was a reluctant journey because they initially shied away for fear of it having a negative impact on television earnings. How ridiculous that seems now. The introduction of the Indian Premier League set the tone for Twenty 20.At best colourful, enter- taining and a serious money-spinner, at worst ...

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CC Camera will be established in 27 ward in Sylhet city

Sylhet city Corporation take dicision to established CC camera 27 wards in Sylhet city. On the occation was taken at its general meeting on monday. According to the dicision CC camera will established in every important spot and roads of the city. The meeting informed that already some CC camera are established in Bandar Bazar, Taltola, Zindabazar area. With this ...

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BCL Infiltrators over police

Sylhet BCL intruder Islami Chhatra Shibir activists were handed over to police. He is identified as  Abid Ahnaf Abedin student of  MC College Sylhet. He hid his Shibir activitist and entrance Sylhet BCL . After knowing the identity of  him, the BCL activists on Monday handed him over to police. Earlier  Ahnaf Abedin was concerned with the Chatra Shibir on ...

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Flood situation deteriorates in Sylhet, Sunamganj

Flood situation worsens in Sylhet, Sunamganj Overall flood situation deteriorated in Sylhet, Sunamganj districts of the country in 24 hours till 3 pm Tuesday with sharp rise of water level in the Surma and Kushiara rivers following incessant rain and onrush of hilly waters from the upstream. According to the Water Development Board (WDB) office of Sylhet deputy divisional engineer ...

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2 held over Sylhet BCL jail guard clash

Police arrested two activists of Bangladesh Jubo League in connection with a clash between BCL and jail guard clash on of the city on Saturday. The arrestees were Tajmul Ali and Mehidi Hasan Rana. They are supporters of former BCL president Hiron Mahmud Nipu. Suhel Ahmed, OC of Kotwali Police Station said, two activists of the Nipu Group along are ...

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