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Bangladesh Court Grants Photographer Shahidul Alam Bail Kamran Reza Chowdhury Dhaka 2018-11-15 Sara Hossain (left), an attorney representing Shahidul Alam, and Rahnuma Ahmed, the jailed photographer’s wife, greet each other after Bangladesh’s High Court granted him bail, in Dhaka, Nov. 15, 2018. Kamran Reza Chowdhury/BenarNews Updated at 1:11 p.m. ET on 2018-11-15 Bangladesh’s High Court […]

Rohingya repatriation halted: Officials UNB . Cox’s Bazar |  Nov 15, 2018   Prothom Alo      Despite all the preparations from the Bangladesh side, the scheduled Rohingya repatriation did not take place on Thursday as Rohingyas are not willing to go back. “The Rohingya repatriation has been halted as they don’t want to go back to Mayanmar,” […]

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‘Army to be deployed ahead of national polls’ UNB . Dhaka |  Nov 15, 2018        Election commission secretary Helaluddin Ahmed on Thursday said members of the Army and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) will be deployed in the election areas two to 10 days before the 11th national election scheduled to be held on 30 December. […]

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All BNP men should be thrown into jail: Joy Staff Correspondent . Dhaka | Prothom Alo  Nov 15, 2018       Son of prime minister Sheikh Hasina and her information and communication affairs adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy said the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) is no longer a political party. “The BNP is no longer a political party. […]

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The Daily Star      November 15, 2018 Yunus meets Messi at Barca training ground Nobel laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus visited Barcelona FC on Tuesday as part of promotional activity for the Spanish version of his book A World of Three Zeros. Here, the Bangladeshi economist poses for a photograph with Lionel Messi (L), Gerard Pique (R) […]

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The Daily Star November 15, 2018 Rizvi, Abbas among 488 sued over Naya Paltan clash A party activist kicks away a tear gas cannister. BNP men retaliate by ganging up on a policeman on November 14, 2018 at Naya Paltan in Dhaka. Photo: Amran Hossain/Star Star Online Report BNP Senior Joint Secretary General Ruhul Kabir […]

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15 November 2018    The Wire India ‘The Tide Will Turn’: Read Arundhati Roy’s Letter to Bangladeshi Photographer Shahidul Alam “If we can do this to Shahidul Alam, think of what we can do to the rest of you – all you nameless, faceless, ordinary people. Watch. And be afraid.” Arundhati Roy and Shahidul Alam. Illustration: […]

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মির্জা ফখরুলকে ক্ষমা চাইতে ৪৮ ঘণ্টার আল্টিমেটাম দিল ছাত্রলীগ সংবাদদাতা, ঢাকা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় ১৫ নভেম্বর ২০১৮    বিএনপির মহাসচিব মির্জা ফখরুল ইসলাম আলমগীরের বক্তব্য প্রত্যাহার করে ক্ষমা চাইতে ৪৮ ঘণ্টার সময় বেঁধে দিয়েছে ছাত্রলীগ। তা না হলে বিএনপি চেয়ারপারসন খালেদা জিয়ার গুলশান কার্যালয় ঘেরাও করার ঘোষণা দিয়েছে সংগঠনটি। একই সঙ্গে বিএনপি নেতা মির্জা ফখরুল, মির্জা আব্বাস, […]

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