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India Tightens New Delhi’s Tibetan Districts on Eve of Summit

        March 28, 2012   By JIM YARDLEY NEW DELHI — With President Hu Jintao of China arriving here for a diplomatic summit meeting, the Indian authorities sought on Wednesday to prevent Tibetans from staging anti-China protests, as paramilitary officers closed down the city’s Tibetan neighborhoods. Tibetan activists said more than 250 […]

Jakir Shah of Kutub Bagh Darbar Sharif talks about purifying people’s souls but encroaches on busy streets with cows and camels A M Hussain If you have been to the city’s busy Farmgate intersection lately, you must have come across the giant arches, standing tall and proud, inviting its viewers to the urs or religious […]

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Bangladesh is all set to accord a reception to at least 75 foreign citizens and institutions for their contributions to the country’s war of independence in 1971 in a programme at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre tomorrow. About 50 of the recipients or their representatives have reached Dhaka by Sunday. Twenty-five more, who said that […]

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Indian newspaper asked “unreserved apology” to Bangladesh

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Indian Leading newspaper ‘The Hindu’ has asked India to make an “unreserved apology” to Bangladesh for Border Security Force’s brutal torture of a Bangladeshi cattle trader shown in a recent video. Brutality on the border New Delhi needs to make an unreserved apology to Bangladesh for the brutal conduct of its Border Security Force personnel […]

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Rajuk to lose Tk100m in PurbachalCorrupt nexus out to manipulate tender process

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   A section of contractors having affiliation with the ruling party are trying to manipulate the tender process for construction of roads and drainage in the planned Purbachal residential area to make windfall profit by showing higher costs. As part of the manipulation process, according to allegations, professional contractors were not allowed to submit their […]

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