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'Pocket Hercules' dies at 104

Manohar Aich, the bodybuilder who became the first Indian to take the Mr. Universe title in 1952 and won the nickname 'Pocket Hercules' for his tiny stature, has died aged 104.

May 28, 2022
May 28, 2022

Bangladesh, India share visions of connecting South, Southeast Asia

Foreign ministers of Bangladesh and India have shared a common vision of connecting South and Southeast Asia through regional projects of water, rail and roadways, as well as sharing of energy, tourism and telecommunication networks.

June 6, 2016
June 6, 2016

'Pocket Hercules' dies at 104

Manohar Aich, the bodybuilder who became the first Indian to take the Mr. Universe title in 1952 and won the nickname 'Pocket Hercules' for his tiny stature, has died aged 104.

October 14, 2015
October 14, 2015

Rail minister talks of circular railway in Dhaka

The government is planning to build a circular rail network around Dhaka to ease the pressure on city’s roads, said railways minister says.

March 5, 2015
March 5, 2015

Derailment halts Dhaka-Ctg-Sylhet train service

Rail communication of Dhaka with Chittagong and Sylhet has been disrupted following a train derailment in Brahmanbaria.