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· September, 2010

Stories about Bangladesh from September, 2010

Should Bangladesh Send Troops To Afghanistan?

The Bangladesh Army has earned a reputation in contributing troops for different United Nation Peacekeeping Operations across the world. However, recently the country received an extra-ordinary request for troops to...

Bangladesh: Income Tax Fair

Bauani informs that the tax authority in Bangladesh is arranging a tax fair (26-30 September, 2010) to increase awareness about Income Tax issues among the people of Bangladesh and provide...

Bangladesh: Digitizing Land Records to Combat Corruption

There is a lot of hope riding on the effective use of ICT in the Land Management System of Bangladesh to usher in modernization, user-friendliness, transparency and accountability in this...

Bangladesh: The Privileged Members Of Parliament

An ordinary citizen discusses about the recent privileges for the members of parliament announced by the government. The incomes of the MPs will be tax free and they will be...

Bangladesh: Four days without newspaper

Journalist and Blogger Mahadi Hasan Talukder reports that due to Eid holidays no newspaper has been published in Bangladesh from last Friday to Monday. This may be a good opportunity...

South Asia: Media Mentions Of Neighbors

Using Google search A random walker seeking cloud patterns analyzes how the news media of South Asian countries pay attention to their neighbors.

South Asia: Bloggers on ‘Burn a Qur'an Day’

In the past week pastor Terry Jones caused much controversy in the US and across the world with his planned burn a Koran day event to mark the anniversary of...

Bangladesh: The Plight Of Migrant Workers

Rubayat Ahsan at E-Bangladesh demands that the Bangladeshi government should investigate the deaths of more than eight thousand migrant workers in last five years.

Bangladesh: Koran Burning Is Unchristian

Bangladeshi blogger Jerome D'Costa opines that Pastor Terry Jones and the Florida Church's Koran burning program is unchristian and immature and this will adversely affect the Christian minorities across the...

Bangladesh: Photo Essay Of Karwan Bazar

Photoblogger Anil Advani took a long time to put together a photo essay Of Karwan Bazar, a “chaotic whole-sale market for poultry, fish, meat and vegetables” in the middle of...

Bangladesh: Chawk Bazar Iftar Market

Back To Bangladesh posts some mouth watering pictures of the traditional Chawk Bazar Iftar Market in old Dhaka.

Bangladesh: How To Mug A PC

The Fortnightly Tablet writes how several gangs use innovative ways to mug PCs from the owners in Dhaka city.

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