Sadiqur Rahman

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    Fakir Salam Shah on mystical life

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 05:04pm on November 15, 2016

    Fakir Salam Shah is a familiar name at the Mirpur upazila in Kushtia for his devotion to Fakir Lalon Shah’s philosophy and his skills to...

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    Lalon Mela draws mixed reaction

    Sadiqur Rahman, from Kushtia | Updated at 10:16pm on November 12, 2016

    The two-day Lalon Mela, which ended on Friday at the baul legend Fakir Lalon Shah’s shrine in Kushtia, drew mixed reaction from the participating singers,...

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    City children affected by severe air pollution: UNICEF

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:22am on November 01, 2016

    Children in Bangladesh living in and near industrial or urban cities are the most vulnerable to hazardous diseases caused by outdoor and indoor air pollutions...

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    Almost no fishermen received VGF rice

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:34am on October 30, 2016

    Almost no hilsa fishermen received rice from the government’s vulnerable group feeding programme since October 12, when a 22 day-ban on catching and selling hilsas...

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    Poachers get ready as bird hunting season begins

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:38am on October 25, 2016

    Bird poachers’ network across the country became active with the advent of hunting season, said worried ornithologists and wildlife crime controllers...

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    44 people, 19 elephants killed in one year

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 12:28am on October 03, 2016

    Increasing number of elephants and human beings lost lives in conflicts in the country’s elephant ranges and the areas around them in recent years...