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While there is no land on Earth that has as many tornadoes as the Great Plains to the Mississippi Valley of North America, they can happen almost anywhere when conditions are right.
Pick a street corner in downtown Hamtramck, Mich., and you'll be struck by the incredible mix of cultures crammed into this tiny, 2-square-mile city.
Munsur Ali, a film maker and activist of Bangladesh origin, has been elected a councillor from the Labour Party.He won the position in his home town of the City ...
police accused of assaulting Bangladeshi Catholics - Bangladesh Church leaders have called for an impartial probe and justice after police assaulted village ...
The six dead in the two blasts on Saturday near a militant hideout in Sylhet includes two Bangladesh police officials. The blasts came a day after a suicide bomber blew himself up at a security checkpoint near the Dhaka airport in an attack claimed by ...
Bangladeshi villagers watch from a distance during an ongoing military raid on a building where armed militants are holed up in the city of Sylhet, eastern Bangladesh, Monday, March 27, 2017. army and paramilitary troops have been trying since Friday ...
The Border Security Force (BSF) has sounded a high alert all along the India-Bangladesh border in view of a terror attack in the neighbouring country, an officer said here on Monday.
(AP Photo). Bangladeshi troops cordon off the area during an ongoing military raid on a building where armed militants are holed up in the city of Sylhet, eastern Bangladesh, Monday, March 27, 2017. army and paramilitary troops have been trying since F..
'Baruni' is celebrated by communities across the border.
Two explosions ripped through a crowd Saturday, killing four people and injuring more than 40 in Bangladesh's northeastern city of Sylhet where army commandos stormed an militant hideout, police said. The "powerful" blasts went off some 400 yards from ...
Dhaka city police chief Asaduzzaman, however, thinks the police box incident is 'not similar' to that at the Ashkona RAB camp.
In this Thursday, March 2, 2017 photo, a Bangladeshi man rides past a bicycle in front of the main entrance of the Apex tannery at the highly polluted Hazaribagh tannery area in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Hazardous, heavily polluting tanneries with workers as ...
On a recent trip to Bangladesh, I had the privilege of visiting an organisation dedicated to improving the lives of women across the country.
The father of Kamal Uddin, a suspected militant who died in a suicide blast during a raid on a house in Sitakunda, is blaming his wife Jobaida Yasmin and her ...
Rajkot: Three persons including a 35-year-old woman were arrested from Mangrol town of Junagadh on Monday for trafficking a 14-year-old Bangladeshi girl ...
A small proportion who fled violence decades ago are considered refugees, while many recent arrivals remain undocumented and miss out on vital aid.
FILE- In this Dec. 2, 2016 file photo, Mohsena Begum, a Rohingya who escaped to Bangladesh from Myanmar, holds her child and sits at the entrance of a room of an unregistered refugee camp in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar, a southern coastal district about, ...
The girls are often minors and their parents are too poor to come to Bengal to meet them. They are forced to spend restless years in welfare homes.
Bangladesh's Supreme Court on Sunday dismissed an appeal seeking the scrapping of a death sentence for the former head of a banned militant group over a 2004 grenade attack on Britain's then-envoy to Dhaka.
Members of the Rapid Action Battalion RAB) stand guard at the entrance of their camp where an unidentified intruder has died in a blast, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday, March 17, 2017. A suspected militant died Friday when he exploded a bomb at the ...
There was even a printing press in Sylhet town publishing books in the script. If you are the type that likes to get all Lara Croft in your travels then this is your chance.
The seven-month-old's condition is deteriorating and with no medical facilities in the camp for Rohingya refugees where his family lives in Bangladesh's Balukhali township - about 45km southeast of Cox's Bazar - there is nobody to help. Doctors Without ...
According to local reports, Gilbert Costa, 65, was guarding Saint Rita parish in the Chatmohar upazila of the Pabna district, about 55 miles southeast of Rajshahi, when he was attacked in the early hours of March 10 by several young men from his ...
As I have myself experienced aboard the great ship when visiting small villages, the expedition vessel was greeted with a warm reception by the local people.
"People avoid slums; service providers are reluctant to offer services here as these particular areas of big metropolitan cities are usually dirty, filthy with waste, and stagnant with polluted water," said Rezia Begum, a dweller of Pukurpar community ...
The collapse of Rana Plaza, an eight-story building housing several textile factories, a bank, and some shops in an industrial district north of Dhaka, Bangladesh's capital, on 24th April 2013 killing 1,133 garment workers and wounding 2,500, was one ...
Indian villagers lynched a Bangladesh security personnel and detained another who allegedly tried to loot their village in south Tripura on Wednesday night. The Border Guards, Bangladesh (BGB), in a flag meeting with India's Border Security Force (BSF ...
Latest estimates indicate that about 94,000 people remain displaced (either in Bangladesh or within northern Rakhine) as a result of the 9 October attacks and subsequent security operations.
BELONIA (Tripura) -- A group of uniformed personnel from Bangladesh allegedly entered Muslimpara area in the district and threatened villagers leading to a clash in which a Bangladeshi paramilitary personnel was killed and six Indian villagers injured, ...
"Twelve Bangladeshis comprising eight Griha Rakshi Bahini personnel (equivalent of Indian Home Guards), two government employees and two civilians illegally crossed the India-Bangladesh border and tried to rob Indian villagers on Wednesday night," ...
Dhaka - An investigation has revealed that two members of police set fire to huts own by minority Santal ethnic groups in northern Bangladesh last year, officials said on Thursday. According to the investigation report prepared by senior police officer ...
The Nobel laureate Angus Deaton speaks at Stockholm's City Hall in 2015. TT news agency / ... Annie Lowrey: In your speech, you said something provocative: That you think you might be better off living below the World Bank's extreme poverty line in a ...
High Commissioner Harsh Vardhan Shringla, ERD Senior Secretary Kazi Shofiqul Azam, and Khulna City corporation Mayor Md Moniruzzamman Moni signed the tripartite MoU on Wednesday at the Economic Relations Division in Dhaka.
Seven members of a family have fallen 'mentally ill' one after another in a short span of time, fanning the superstition of the miraculous act at Prasadpur village in Tala Upazila of Satkhira. The local public representatives and officials wanted to ...
Dhaka: A Bangladeshi court ordered the government to shut down more than 100 tanneries in Dhaka after they were accused of dumping huge amounts of toxic waste into the city's main river. The High Court ruling followed a petition by Bangladeshi ...
From being a single hapless mother to apparently becoming Bangladesh's only female rickshaw-puller, Jasmine's journey, undoubtedly, has been an uphill as well as an inspiring one.
The nursing home was under the scanner after three infants were found abandoned near a canal in Chandpara village of Falta after West Bengal police began nabbing suspected child traffickers when the Bhaduria infant trafficking racket came to light in ...
The first single election under the new EC was held on Feb 22 at Baghaichharhi municipality in Rangamati. On Monday, elections to the posts of chairman, vice-chairman and female vice-chairman will be held in 14 Upazilas.
... female chairperson at Pabna's Ishwardi. >>> The four Municipalities where polls are underway are Golachipa of Patuakhali ( for Mayor) , Sakhipur of Tangail ( for general ward 2) , Arani of Rajshahi ( General ward no 1) and Sherpur ( ward no 7 for ...
Two crude bombs were hurled at a prison van carrying Mufti Hannan and some of his associates at Tongi of the city on Monday but they went off on the road missing the target.
A Bangladeshi court today ordered the government to shut down more than 100 tanneries in Dhaka after they were accused of dumping huge amounts of toxic waste into the city's main river. The High Court ruling followed a petition by Bangladeshi ...
The Bangladeshi criminals who assaulted the four members of a family living at Jarapatha outside the fencing on Indo-Bangladesh border, called 'no man's land', a few kms from the border town of Karimganj in the midnight of March 1 were apprehended by ...
security agencies have made several seizures of fake new Rs 2,000 notes from West Bengal's districts that share border with Bangladesh in the past two months. These seizures showed ... Miyan is a resident of Sarda Pagla Tola village of the district ...
Fairfax Media estimated how Australia's state and major city economies ranked internationally using the latest Bureau of Statistics' State Gross Product figures and estimates of capital city economies by SGS economics and Planning. Australia's regional ...
A FILM telling the story of the role of the community living near Valley Parade during the Bradford City fire disaster will have its first screening later this month.


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