Jamalpur (Bangladesh)

Type: City
Name: Jamalpur (Bangladesh)
Country: Bangladesh
Latitude: 24.92
Longitude: 89.940002
population: 167,914
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

6 new public med schools approved since February

Since the current government came into power in January, “political considerations” have allegedly played a key role in granting administrative approval for six new public medical colleges in the country, including one each in the home districts of the ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Anti-GMO activists in Bangladesh tell lies to farmers and the media | Bt Brinjal

-On 7 April the Financial Express in Bangladesh published a news article entitled ‘Pest-resistant Bt Brinjal comes under pest attack’, claiming that farmers who are now cultivating insect-resistant genetically-modified brinjal (eggplant) were being forced ... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

Malkhan in net fortnight after slip

Malda, April 13: A Malda police special investigation team early today caught KLO leader Malkhan Singh, wanted for the firing attack on a bus in the district last year, the arrest coming about a fortnight after the militant gave cops the slip. Malkhan, ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Bangladesh: In Bangladesh, Sanitation Marketing Helps Make Toilets More Available and Affordable

Source: World BankCountry: Bangladesh STORY HIGHLIGHTS While 90 million people in Bangladesh have moved away from practicing open defecation, diarrheal diseases are still the second-leading cause of child and infant mortality, creating an urgent need ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 2 reports

36 fake freedom fighters' certificates cancelled

The Liberation War Affairs Ministry cancelled freedom fighters certificates of 39 officials as they were proved false in the investigation.A liberation war affair ministry gazette notification issued on April 6 said the temporary freedom fighters certificates ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

7 bookies arrested in Ludhiana

Ludhiana, Apr 5 (PTI) Seven bookies have been arrested here while they were allegedly placing bets on Friday's India-South Africa World Cup T-20 semi final match played in Bangladesh.Acting on a secret information, police raided a house at Jamalpur Chowk ... [Published Press Trust of India - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Dhaka to offer Delhi power transit facility

Dhaka has agreed to offer transit facility for an 6,000MW power transmission line from Assam to Bihar through Bangladesh’s north in exchange for part of the power.The joint steering committee on bilateral power trade at its seventh meeting on Thursday ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Bangladesh allows India to transmit power

Dhaka has decided to allow India to transmit power from Asam to North Western part of the country using three routs including Boropukuria of Dinajpur or Jamalpur.The transmission line in Bangladesh land may be 100km if it is built in Boropukuria and 200km ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Rigging, stuffing as usual

A woman stamps several ballot papers at a polling centre at Sirajdikhan in Munshiganj during the fifth phase of upazila election on Monday. — New Age photo Awami League activists captured polling stations, stuffed ballot boxes in favour of the candidates ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Jamiat-e-Ulema-e-Hind smells political conspiracy in maulana's arrest

Maulana Abdul QaviThe union home ministry has assured Jamiat-e-Ulema-e-Hind, a religious body of Muslim scholars and clerics, that they would look into the arrest of senior Hyderabad-based cleric, Maulana Abdul Qavi, who was taken into custody from capital ... [Published DNA India - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 22 2014 - 1 reports

Another victim of Tazreen factory fire dies

Sumaya Khatun, 16, another victim of Tazreen Fashions fire, died yesterday evening. The death toll in the deadly incident now stands at 113.Sumaya died at her home in Nischintapur of Ashulia. She died from an aggressive and rapidly growing tumour behind ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

Vehicle Accident - Asia - Bangladesh

EDIS Number: VI-20140311-42985-BGD Date / time: 11/03/2014 11:16:55 [UTC] Event: Vehicle Accident Area: Asia Country: Bangladesh State/County: Kaliganj Upazila Location: [Shitalaksya River] Number of Deads: 1 person(s) Number of Injured: N ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Mar 11 2014]

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6 new public med schools approved since February [Published Dhaka Tribune - Apr 18 2014]
Anti-GMO activists in Bangladesh tell lies to f... [Published BioPortfolio - Apr 15 2014]
Anti-GMO activists in Bangladesh tell lies to f... [Published GMO Pundit a.k.a. David Tribe - Apr 15 2014]
Bangladesh’s GM gamble [Published Millennium Post - Apr 14 2014]
Malkhan in net fortnight after slip [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 14 2014]
Dreaded KLO man in Malda cops’ net [Published The Statesman - Apr 13 2014]
Bangladesh: In Bangladesh, Sanitation Marketing... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 09 2014]
36 fake freedom fighters' certificates cancelled [Published Dhaka Tribune - Apr 08 2014]
39 fake freedom fighter certificates cancelled [Published Dhaka Tribune - Apr 08 2014]
Pest-resistant Bt brinjal comes under pest atta... [Published GMWatch.org - Apr 08 2014]
7 bookies arrested in Ludhiana [Published Press Trust of India - Apr 05 2014]
Dhaka to offer Delhi power transit facility [Published New Age Bangladesh - Apr 04 2014]
Bangladesh allows India to transmit power [Published Dhaka Tribune - Apr 03 2014]
Rigging, violence steal spotlight again [Published Dhaka Tribune - Mar 31 2014]
Rigging, stuffing as usual [Published New Age Bangladesh - Mar 31 2014]
Jamiat-e-Ulema-e-Hind smells political conspira... [Published DNA India - Mar 31 2014]
Another victim of Tazreen factory fire dies [Published Dhaka Tribune - Mar 21 2014]
81 upazilas go to polls today amid fear, tension [Published New Age Bangladesh - Mar 14 2014]
Vehicle Accident - Asia - Bangladesh [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Mar 11 2014]
Bangladesh: Bangladesh Development Operational ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 02 2014]
Bangladesh: Bangladesh political violence spurs... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jan 31 2014]
Cultivation of Bt Brinjal Starts in Bangladesh [Published CropBiotech Update - Jan 29 2014]
Honda begins motorcycle sales in Bangladesh [Published Japan Today - Jan 05 2014]
Biography for Abdur Rahman [Published Able2Act - Jan 05 2007]
Fact Sheet for Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh [Published Able2Act - Oct 23 2005]
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Anti-GMO activists in Bangladesh tell lies to f... [Published GMO Pundit a.k.a. David Tribe - Apr 15 2014]
8 April 2014 -On 7 April the Financial Express in Bangladesh published a news article entitled ‘Pest-resistant Bt Brinjal comes under pest attack’, claiming that farmers who are now cultivating insect-resistant genetically-modified brinjal (eggplant) ...
Bangladesh: In Bangladesh, Sanitation Marketing... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 09 2014]
Source: World BankCountry: Bangladesh STORY HIGHLIGHTS While 90 million people in Bangladesh have moved away from practicing open defecation, diarrheal diseases are still the second-leading cause of child and infant mortality, creating an urgent need ...
Vehicle Accident - Asia - Bangladesh [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Mar 11 2014]
EDIS Number: VI-20140311-42985-BGD Date / time: 11/03/2014 11:16:55 [UTC] Event: Vehicle Accident Area: Asia Country: Bangladesh State/County: Kaliganj Upazila Location: [Shitalaksya River] Number of Deads: 1 person(s) Number of Injured: N ...
Bangladesh: Bangladesh Development Operational ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 02 2014]
Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Bangladesh Key Accomplishments: Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) organized an early-recovery planning meeting for Cyclone Mahasen Operation with its Patuakhali ...
Bangladesh: Bangladesh political violence spurs... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jan 31 2014]
Source: IRINCountry: Bangladesh By Mushfique Wadud HIGHLIGHTS Impunity allows attacks Hindus recover from poll violence Rights disrespected Call for special legislation JESSORE, 31 January 2014 (IRIN) - Following attacks on religious minorities, ...
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