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World Bank contest encourages creative solutions to plastic pollution in Bangladesh

China.dot.org 05 May 2021
DHAKA, May 5 (Xinhua) -- The World Bank office in Bangladesh has co-organized a competition to encourage and seek innovative solutions in helping the Asian country combat plastic pollution ... "In Dhaka city alone, plastic waste has gone up from 178 tons per day in 2005 to 646 tons per day in 2020.".
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May Day evokes plight of Bangladeshi hotel workers

Anadolu Agency 30 Apr 2021
Mohammad Solaeman, who has been working as a hotel worker for more than two decades in Dhaka’s Fakirapool area, said ... On April 13, hotel and restaurant workers held a rally in Dhaka and submitted a seven-point demand to the prime minister’s office that included 10,000 taka ($115) monthly cash support and food rations during the lockdown.
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6.47 cr takas transaction in accounts of Hefazat's Mamunul: Police

MENA FN 29 Apr 2021
where the Hefazat leader planned to replace Shafi with himself and become the party chief," the police official said.Meanwhile, Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Baki Billah passed an order on Wednesday on fresh six-day remand of Hefazat's former Assistant Secretary General, Ataullah ...
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COVID-19: Bangladesh seals border with India

Beijing News 25 Apr 2021
Dhaka , April 25 (ANI) ... A ban on entry from India has been imposed in line with the instructions of the prime minister's office, Bangladesh Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal told Dhaka Tribune on Sunday ... (ANI) ....
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Bangladesh seals border with India amid record surge in COVID-19 cases

Yahoo Daily News 25 Apr 2021
Read full article. ANI25 April 2021, 2.21 pm·1-min read. Representative image. Dhaka [Bangladesh], April 25 (ANI) ... A ban on entry from India has been imposed in line with the instructions of the prime minister's office, Bangladesh Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal told Dhaka Tribune on Sunday ... (ANI). TRENDING. The Quint ... The Quint·2-min read ... .
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4 killed, 23 injured in fire at chemical warehouse in Dhaka

Yahoo Daily News 24 Apr 2021
Dhaka [Bangladesh], April 24 (ANI) ... The fire started at the ground floor of a six-storey building named Haji Musa Mansion at 3.18 am (local time) on Friday, Dhaka Tribune quoted Mahfuz Riben, duty officer at the control room of Fire Service and Civil Defence, as saying.
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1 killed, 14 injured in fire at chemical warehouse in Bangladesh capital

China.dot.org 23 Apr 2021
DHAKA, April 23 (Xinhua) ... local time, Md Shahin Fakir, officer-in-charge of Dhaka's Bangshal police station, told journalists ... Fires are common in parts of old Dhaka where hundreds of thousands of people are crammed in congested houses.
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1 killed, 14 injured in Dhaka chemical warehouse fire

Suryaa 23 Apr 2021
Dhaka, April 23 (IANS) One ... local time, Md Shahin Fakir, officer-in-charge of Dhaka's Bangshal police station, told journalists ... Fires are common in parts of old Dhaka where hundreds of thousands of people are crammed in congested houses.
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Bangladesh journalist Abu Tayeb jailed under Digital Security Act

CPJ 23 Apr 2021
At about 10 p.m ... Several lawyers are working on the journalist’s case, according to Rezaur Rahman Lenin, a Dhaka-based human rights consultant for the U.N. Resident Coordinator’s Office, who spoke to CPJ in a phone interview ... “Khulna city authorities must immediately drop the case against journalist Abu Tayeb and release him from prison.” ... ....
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Grants & External Relations Manager-Re Advert

Reliefweb 21 Apr 2021
As a key part of this, DRC opened a main office in Cox’s Bazar, and a support/liaison office in Dhaka ... , notably RRRC/CIC, UNO and NGOAB, ensuring strong relations with these offices and that DRC is compliant with official requirements for implementation approvals e.g.
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Project Manager-Gender Based Violance

Reliefweb 21 Apr 2021
The Danish Refugee Council (DRC), one of the world’s leading NGOs, with a focus on responding to displacement, have been registered in Bangladesh since 2013 ... As a key part of this, DRC opened a main office in Cox’s Bazar, and a support/liaison office in Dhaka ... Set clear objectives for the GBV team and do timely performance evaluations ... ... .
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5 killed during clashes between Bangladesh workers, police

Beijing News 18 Apr 2021
Dhaka , April 17 (ANI) ... Banshkhali Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Saiduzzaman Chowdhury confirmed the figures of fatalities, Dhaka Tribune reported citing Bangla Tribune ... Azizul Islam, officer-in-charge of Banshkhali police station, said tensions have been prevailing since Friday over non-payment of workers' dues, reported UNB ... (ANI) ....
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Bangladesh police opens fire on workers protesting over low wages at Chinese-funded power plant, 5 dead

Yahoo Daily News 17 Apr 2021
Dhaka [Bangladesh], April 17 (ANI) ... Banshkhali Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Saiduzzaman Chowdhury confirmed the figures of fatalities, Dhaka Tribune reported citing Bangla Tribune ... Azizul Islam, officer-in-charge of Banshkhali police station, said tensions have been prevailing since Friday over non-payment of workers' dues, reported UNB ... (ANI) ... .
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Dhaka turns into ghost city as BD enforces tough lockdown

Dawn 15 Apr 2021
Normally jammed with some of Asia’s worst gridlock, Dhaka took on the air of a ghost town as officers set up checkpoints across the city of 20 million people to ensure no-one ventured out without a special pass ... A Dhaka police spokesman said he had only seen “a handful” of people ...
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Bangladesh rings in Ramadan, new year festivities with stricter COVID-19 measures

Arab News 14 Apr 2021
DHAKA. Bangladesh on Wednesday began observing an eight-day lockdown, ordering the closure of all offices and international and domestic transport to push back a second wave of coronavirus infections and ease pressure on overwhelmed hospitals and health workers.
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