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  • NUMBER 7

    Is the number of people who died and 55 are injured in the cyclone Dineo at the southern Mozambique, natural disasters agencies said Friday.

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    Is the number of people who were killed and thirty others injured after a bus collided with a microbus in Belabo upazila of Narsingdi, last


    Is the number of people who were killed and many injured as a truck helper, filling in for the trucker, lost control over the wheel and ploughed through a crowd in Alutila of Khagrachhari last Friday.

  • NUMBERS 13

    Is the number of people, who have been killed in a coordinated gun-and-bomb attack, carried out by al-Shabab at a popular hotel in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, according to police.

  • NUMBERS 30

    Is the number of fire-fighters who have been killed when a high-rise building collapsed after it caught fire in Tehran on Thursday and injured some 75 people, as stated by the media report.


    Six people were killed and 35 others injured as a bus plunged into a roadside ditch at Zimlatali on Dhaka-Chittagong highway in

  • NUMBERS 54

    Police and fear stalk the streets of Dhaka as garment workers fight for more than £54 a month in Dhaka. Last month, tens of thousands of workers clocked in and then immediately returned to the streets, joining the largest protests since those that followed the collapse in 2013 of the Rana Plaza clothing factory, causing more than 1,100 deaths.

  • NUMBERS 25

    Is the number of people killed by two bombs, claimed by Islamic State on Saturday, as fighting intensified in the northern city of Mosul, where government forces are trying to rout the jihadists from their last major stronghold in the country.

  • NUMBERS 30

    Is the number of civilians, who were killed on Sunday after Islamic State launched an attack in the Syrian town of al-Bab to prevent people from fleeing...

  • 57

    Is the number of journalists, who have been killed around the world in 2016 while doing their job, said Reporters without

  • Numbers 200

    Is the number of military personnels who are deployed to Syria to help the campaign to drive the Islamic State militant group from Raqqa,

  • NUMBERS 21,000

    Is the number of Rohingyas who have been fled to Bangladesh in recent weeks to escape violence in neighbouring Myanmar, an official of the International Organisation for Migration said on Tuesday.

  • Numbers 25,000

    The number of dwellers who live in the seven blocks of Rohingya camp in Teknaf. Over 120000 people have fled Rakhine since religious violence in 2012, according to UNHCR.

  • NUMBERS 200

    Is the number of migratory birds that are rescued by the forest department in Gouripur upazila of Mymensingh.

  • NUMBERS 13

    The minimum age of freedom fighter that has been fixed by the government for being recognised as a freedom fighter...


    Is the number of alleged members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), who are held by police in Rangpur Sadar upazila.

  • Numbers 9.83

    Is the percentage of the admission seekers passed the entry tests to Dhaka University's 'Gha' unit under social sciences faculty.

  • NUMBERS 174

    A manhunt is underway after 174 inmates escaped from a prison in Haiti following a riot during which one guard was killed, authorities said.


    Hillary Clinton is leading by 45 percent in the recent polls. The Upshot's elections model suggests that Hillary Clinton is favoured to win the presidency, based on the latest state and national polls.


    This is the number of Bangladeshi architects who won the prestigious Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2016.

  • 62 percent

    Hillary Clinton was deemed the winner of Monday night's debate by 62 percent of voters who tuned in to watch, while just 27percent said they thought Donald Trump had the better night, according to a CNN/ORC Poll of voters who watched the debate.

  • NUMBERS 17

    The number of Indian soldiers killed by heavily armed militants in one of the most deadly attacks in Kashmir in a quarter-century-old insurgency.

  • NUMBERS 5,200,000

    The amount of taka in fake notes that has been seized from a gang of currency counterfeiters during a raid in the capital. Like every year, money counterfeiters are active ahead of Eid-ul-Adha when people spend money for buying cattle.

  • NUMBERS 71+

    71+ is the number of people killed in Yemeni city of Aden. An explosives-laden car rammed into an army recruiting centre in 29th August, 2016 and the explosion killed more than 71 people and injured another 98 people. It is the deadliest terrorist attack on any Yemeni city in over a year.

  • 29

    The number of fire fighting units who helped to bring the fire that broke out at Bashundhara City Shopping Complex in Dhaka's

  • NUMBERS 10,000

    The number of rooms that world's largest hotel which is set to open in Mecca next year, will contain.

  • 7

    The number of athletes who are representing Bangladesh in the Rio Olympics in Brazil this year. Bangladesh had made its debut

  • 87

    Is the number of Chinese who have been killed in heavy rain which also forced thousands from their homes, state media reported on Saturday.

  • 26

    Is the number of Chinese tourists who died after a tour bus caught fire in Taiwan's Taoyuan city, say officials quoted in the local media.

  • 187

    The number of Bangladeshi indigenous men, women and children who tried to cross into India fearing torture and harassment