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1971, A War Hero Remembers

War Hero Major General Ian Cardozo (retd)was wounded in the battle of Sylhet in Bangladesh in the 1971 war with Pakistan. He lost his leg in a landmine blast, but conquered his disability and......

The mysterious Bangladesh blasts

There were three timed explosions of very low intensity at the railway stations of Dhaka, Sylhet and Chittagong in Bangladesh early in the morning of May 1, 2007. The first explosion took place at......

ULFA runs 7 hotels in Bangladesh: BSF

The United Liberation Front of Asom runs seven hotels of international standards in Dhaka, Chittagong and Sylhet in Bangladesh and operates three bank accounts in that country, the Border Security......

15 killed as Cyclone Roanu hits Bangladesh coast

Tens of thousands of Bangladeshis fled to safety as cyclone Roanu on Saturday made a landfall at the country's southern coast, with stormy winds and incessant downpour triggering landslides,......

Exclusive! The mantra that handed the Indian Army victory in 1971

Air Vice Marshal Arjun Subramaniam's book India's Wars: A Military History, 1947-1971, which will be released in New Delhi on Monday, May 16, is an eye-opener. India's Wars gives the reader deep......

Bangladesh finds new oil reserves in Sylhet

Bangladesh has discovered new 'commercially viable' oil reserves in Sylhet, the northern region of the country, following a three dimensional seismic survey in five gas fields in the region last......

Modiji, not just Teesta, talk of transit, transhipment, please!

Although India is projecting Modi’s forthcoming visit as an effort to focus on trade and mutual cooperation, issue of transit corridor is likely to top his agenda. After reaping huge social,......

Column: India's appalling environment laws

The Lafarge mining case has highlighted how clearance procedures at all levels are compromised, writes Latha Jishnu.David Copperfield, described by Forbes as the most successful magician in......

Numbers game: Who has the highest WorldT20 average? Kohli or KP?

As India gets set to host the sixth edition of the World T20, check out the top performers from the five previous editions of the tournament. IMAGE: Virat Kohli holds the key to India's fortunes......

Bangladesh pacer Rubel Hossain faces punishment

IMAGE: Bangladesh's Rubel Hossain, centre. Photograph: PTI Bangladeshi cricketer Mohammad Rubel Hossain has been temporarily excluded from the new central contract for not following injury......

U-19 World Cup: Record-breaking Pant helps India maintain winning run

Rishabh Pant’s 50 off 18 balls is the fastest recorded half-century in the history of Under-19 internationals. Wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant smashed his way into the record books with a......

U 19 WC Roundup: Nepal enter first-ever quarters

IMAGE: Nepal Under-19 players celebrate their win. Photographs: ICC Nepal rode on leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane's five-wicket haul, which included the first hat-trick in the tournament, to beat......

Under-19 WC: Qualifier Nepal shocks New Zealand; Shadab stars for Pak

Leg-spinner Shadab Khan grabs four for nine in five overs as Pakistan beat Afghanistan by 6 wkts IMAGE: Pakistan’s leg-spinner Shadab Khan in action against Afghanistan in the Under-19 World......
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Training for journalists begin in Sylhet

Dhaka, May 30 -- A 5day training programme on Rural journalists on Democracy and Human Rights issues for local journalists who want to build their... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/Training-for-journalists-begin-in-Sylhet/13410265
A back door for Sylhetis into EU

Portugal, with the Mediterranean lapping its toes and overwhelmed in history by Spain and France, is where Bangladeshis come to be reinvented... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/sunanda-k-datta-ray-a-back-door-for-sylhetis-into-eu-116052701478_1.html
Lubna Lymi busy with stage shows

Dhaka, May 27 -- Though it is not time for the stage shows but promising singer of present time Lubna Lymi has been passing very busy times with... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/Lubna-Lymi-busy-with-stage-shows/13369356
13 more villages inundated, 20,000 marooned in Fenchuganj

Dhaka, May 27 -- Thirteen more villages in Fenchuganj Upazila of the district have been flooded of the Kusiara rivers due to flash flooding caused... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/13-more-villages-inundated%2C-20%2C000-marooned-in-Fenchuganj/13369368
Mahiya Mahi gets married secretly

Dhaka, May 26 -- Popular film actress of present time Mahiya Mahi has married a businessman of Sylhet in a private ceremony on Tuesday. She tied... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/Mahiya-Mahi-gets-married-secretly/13340719

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