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Banned 2-stroke auto-rickshaws still scourging Ctg city

Banned 2-stroke auto-rickshaws still scourging Ctg city

The two-stroke three-wheelers, known as baby-taxis, which were banned in Chittagong city in 2004 for higher emissions, are still plying in the city allegedly in exchange for bribe. Besides being a significant contributor to pollution, the petrol-run vehicles persistently lead to traffic congestion, particularly in Chittagong and Karnaphuli EPZ areas, because they use two...

Burdwan Blast Probe

NIA team due in a day or two

In a day or two, a three-member team from India's National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrives in Dhaka to learn about “activities” of banned militant outfits in Bangladesh. The NIA officials are making the visit against the backdrop of October 2 Burdwan blast probe and arrest of persons allegedly linked with Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB). In the second major breakthrough in the blast case, the agency yesterday arrested Amjad Ali Sheikh in Birbhum district of West Bengal. It had recently announced reward for...

Shibir banned at DU

Police detained eight Dhaka University students yesterday for their alleged involvement in Islami Chhatra Shibir, whose activities, Vice Chancellor Prof AAMS Arefin Siddique says, has been banned on the campus since the post-Liberation War period. The ban came into force as the pro-Jamaat-e-Islami student organisation played a pioneering role in killing DU students and teachers during the Liberation War in 1971, he told The Daily Star. Sources said Ruhul of first year, Shimul Hossain, Humayun and Alauddin of second year; Morshedul...

17th Asian Games Incheon 2014

Femi grabs100m gold with Asian record

Femi grabs100m gold with Asian record

Qatar's Femi Ogunode won the Asian Games men's 100m Sunday in a continental record 9.93 seconds to make a triumphant return following his doping ban. The Nigerian-born sprinter declared he is aiming for gold at the 2016 Olympics, despite training without a coach for the last four months, and said only wet conditions in...

Come back with a smile

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Monday banned Shakib Al Hasan from all cricket for six months and barred him from playing in overseas competitions until the end of 2015. Was the harsh punishment inevitable for the champion all-rounder? Was it something that the whole nation tried to overlook time and again until it reached a point of severe suffocation that needed a little dose of inhaler in a serious attempt to breathe fresh air? It's a bit of both and...

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