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  • n. See vermilion.


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  • Pavel Rahman/Associated Press FERRY TRAGEDY: Bangladeshi villagers looked at the bodies of victims in a ferry accident in the River Meghna in Brahmanbaria district of Bangladesh Thursday.

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  • Arthur relocated to San Francisco in his late teens, lived as a Buddhist, studied under Brahmanbaria musician Ali Akbar Khan, and accompanied Allen Ginsberg at poetry reads.

    Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin: Dog Ears Music: Volume 186

  • Local police chief Jamil Ahmed said villagers and rescuers plucked 24 bodies from the River Meghna in Brahmanbaria and divers were looking for more. Top headlines

  • Thirty-seven government officials of 16 departments in two upazilas -- Chauddagram of Comilla and Nasir Nagar of Brahmanbaria -- and some 100 villagers as service receivers were interviewed.

    The Daily Star

  • The police raided messes at Shahbagh and Uttara in Dhaka, hostels of Carmichael College in Rangpur, some messes in Bogra town and a college in Brahmanbaria.

    The Times of India

  • Ahmadi mosques had been repeatedly overtaken in Brahmanbaria under the orders of extremist elements and in 1999 seven Ahmadis were killed whilst attending Friday prayers at the Ahmadiyya Mosque in Khulna.

    PunjabNewsline News

  • Meanwhile, police held seven alleged Shibir cadres from Residential School and College dormitory in Brahmanbaria Thursday night following a bomb explosion, reports UNB.

    The Daily Star

  • In separate drives as part of a countrywide combing operation following violence at Rajshahi University and Chittagong University, the law enforcers arrested 61 other Shibir men at different dormitories and Shibir dens in the capital's Paribagh and Uttara, and 35 others in Sylhet, Pabna, Tangail, Brahmanbaria, Chandpur and Rangpur districts.

    The Daily Star

  • Units 3 and 4 of Ashuganj plant were shut down early yesterday morning following an electrical short circuit there, according to our Brahmanbaria correspondent.

    The Daily Star

  • Clashes occurred in at least half a dozen districts, including Brahmanbaria, some 150 km

    Reuters: Top News


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