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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......

Hate speech: SC bench recuses from hearing Swamy's plea

A Supreme Court bench headed by Justice R K Agrawal on Monday recused itself from hearing the plea of Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy against the order of an Assam trial court......

India and Bangladesh renew hope in ties

India and Bangladesh have opened a new chapter in their ties as they settled the 41-year-old boundary dispute and promised to do more in other areas amid Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement......

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......

GMG plans daily flights to Kolkata

Bangladesh's GMG Airlines plans to introduce daily flights to Kolkata, airline officials said on Tuesday. Daily flights would be introduced from Thursday. Currently, it flies twice a week to......

Netherlands beat Ireland in stunning run-chase to make Super-10

Record 30 sixes as the Netherlands chase down 190-run target in just 13.5 overs. The Netherlands qualified for the World Twenty20 main draw following a dramatic six-wicket victory over......

Chigumbura keeps Zimbabwe in race for WT20 Super-10 berth

Elton Chigumbura scored a fluent half-century as Zimbabwe beat the United Arab Emirates by five wickets in a qualifying match to stay in the hunt for a place in the ICC World Twenty20 in Sylhet,......

Ireland prevail over UAE in rain-affected match

Ireland bolstered their chances of making it to the Super-10 after a disciplined bowling effort helped them post a 21-run win over United Arab Emirates under the Duckworth-Lewis method in a......

Zimbabwe beat Netherlands, stay in hunt for main draw

Zimbabwe kept themselves in contention for a spot in the main draw of the ICC World Twenty20 Championships, beating Netherlands by five wickets in a Group B qualifying match in Sylhet on Wednesday.......

ICC World Twenty20 schedule

Bangladesh will square off against Afghanistan in the opening match of the ICC World T20 in Mirpur on March 16, while former champions India and Pakistan go head-to-head in the first match of the......
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Muggers active in Sylhet

Dhaka, July 1 -- Several gangs of muggers are becoming active in the Sylhet City and District area, during the month of Ramzan.As part of the move,... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/Muggers-active-in-Sylhet/7424502
Gorkha band to represent India in B...

Mirik has been gaining a reputation over the last few months as the new hub for breaking artists. Whether its 16yr old Apurbha Tamang coming up... ...

http://echoofindia.com/mirik-gorkha-band-represent-india-bangladesh-music-fest-88318
Non-traditional threats stalk Kolkata-Kunming corridor

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Institutional tie-ups needed to tackle problem Leading Chinese scholars have proposed setting... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/experts-to-address-the-nontraditional-security-threats-to-the-bcim-project/article7364290.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
China, India fast-track BCIM economic corridor project

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS China and India are adding fresh momentum to the establishment of the... ...

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Laptop reveals funds trail to JMB

KOLKATA: The National Investigating Agency (NIA) that is trying to ascertain the source of funds for the JMB terror module involved with the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/Khagragarh-blast-Laptop-reveals-funds-trail-to-JMB/articleshow/47808358.cms

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