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Bangladeshi photographer thrashed, fired from job for clicking young lovers kissing in rain

Bangladeshi photojournalist Jibon Ahmed had posted the steamy picture on Facebook, which soon went viral.

Jul 28, 2018, 11:31 AM IST

Bangladesh: Dhaka University canteen leaseholder fired for serving beef to Hindu students, hurting religious sentiments

A canteen leaseholder at Bangladesh's prestigious Dhaka University has been fired for serving beef to Hindu students and hurting their religious sentiments, a media report said on Thursday.

Apr 20, 2017, 14:34 PM IST

Bangladesh's famous model Naila Nayem's ex-husband featured in latest ISIS video?

The three Bangladeshi youths who appeared in the latest ISIS video threatening of more terror attacks around the world have been identified as a dentist, an aspiring singer and an MBA student, officials said here on Thursday.

Jul 07, 2016, 20:21 PM IST

Dhaka university cuts ties with all Pakistani varsities

Many of the assassinated 1971 intelligentsias were senior teachers of Dhaka University and majority of them were massacred towards the fag end of the liberation war.

Dec 14, 2015, 22:09 PM IST

PM Modi impresses Bangladeshis by his Bengali language

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday drew rapturous applause from the crowd at Dhaka University by beginning his address to the varsity in Bengali language.

Jun 07, 2015, 23:06 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2015: Bangladesh erupts in joy after England victory

Cricket-mad Bangladesh erupted in joyous celebration Monday after the national team dumped England out of the World Cup, with fans hailing the dramatic victory as the country`s greatest sporting tr

Mar 09, 2015, 22:14 PM IST

Bangladeshi writer attacked, dies in hospital

Bangladeshi writer Avijit Roy was attacked and killed by unidentified assailants Thursday and while his blogger wife was injured, media reports said.

Feb 27, 2015, 01:21 AM IST

Former envoys of Indian, Bangladesh seek to strengthen ties

Former diplomats of India and Bangladesh on Saturday appealed to both the governments to take a "holistic approach" in building national consensus to resolve all sensitive bilateral issues, infusing trust, amity and cooperation in their ties.

Nov 15, 2014, 19:44 PM IST

Pranab emotional while receiving degree in Dhaka

President Pranab Mukherjee Monday turned out to be an instant hit among the top academicians and students as he struck a emotional chord while receiving an honorary law degree from the prestigious Dhaka University.

Mar 04, 2013, 15:59 PM IST

Democracy will grow stronger in B’desh: Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee Monday expressed confidence that Bangladesh`s democratic traditions would grow stronger with time.

Mar 04, 2013, 15:26 PM IST

Sheikh Mujib reinstated as Dhaka University student

Sheikh Mujib was expelled from the Uni for leading a movement seeking a hike in wages for low-paid workers.

Aug 15, 2010, 16:30 PM IST

Sheikh Mujib`s expulsion from Dhaka University withdrawn

The Dhaka University on Saturday made
amends for what it called a "mistake" made in 1949, as it
reinstated Sheikh Mujib-ur-Rahman as a student of the varsity.

Aug 14, 2010, 22:12 PM IST

Normal life in B`desh disrupted amid violence

Strike has halted transport in Bangladesh and disrupted business operations.

Jun 27, 2010, 20:20 PM IST