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Astonishing Bravery of Boy Who Risked His Life to Save Baby Deer in Bangladesh River By Holding It Above Raging Floodwaters
Offbeat  (tags: GoodNews, rescued, Bangladesh, deer, fawn, Noakhali )

Evelyn
- 143 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Boy called Belal defiantly held the young fawn in one hand above his head Onlookers were unsure if the boy was going to appear again When he made it to the other side the locals cheered Teenager jumped into river in Noakhali, Bangladesh to save anima!
Agriculture On The Air
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, business, food, organic, Asia, Bangladesh, radio station, imformation sharing, agriculture, farmers )

Naoko
- 517 days ago - ipsnews.net
The rural community station reaches a 17km radius and helps farmers share their own crop research with listners and even invite farmers to participate in stadio discussions on capacity development, cultivating improved varieties of seeds, etc.
Two Snakes in Their Mating Ritual
Offbeat  (tags: Snakes, mating, Bangladesh )

Tarequl
- 1094 days ago - thedailystar.net
Two snakes in their mating ritual. This rarely seen phenomenon was captured on camera at the Bypass area of Rajshahi city a few days ago
FEATHERY FLIGHT
Offbeat  (tags: Bird, jungle fowl, found, Bangladesh )

Tarequl
- 1183 days ago - daily-sun.com
Carrying rainbow colours all over, a Red Jungle Fowl goes airborne sensing presence of a human in the vicinity. The fascinating bird was spotted at Burigoalini point of the Sundarbans recently.
Globally Endangered Species Found in Tanguar Haor
Offbeat  (tags: Bird, pochard, found, Bangladesh )

Tarequl
- 1184 days ago - daily-sun.com
One Baer's Pochard, a globally endangered species, has been spotted in Tanguar Haor in Sunamganj by a survey team of International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).
Snake-Spotting
Offbeat  (tags: Bangladesh, snake, found )

Tarequl
- 1209 days ago - daily-sun.com
The large diversified forested areas in Bangladesh have been home to a large number and varieties of snakes. But according to the IUCN, about 43 percent of all herpetofauna (amphibia and reptilia) have been categorised ...
Bird's Eye View
Offbeat  (tags: Bangladesh, photography, exhibition )

Tarequl
- 1304 days ago - thedailystar.net
The US Bangladesh Foundation and Texeurop have jointly organised a photography exhibition featuring Yann Arthus-Bertrand, a French aerial photographer, filmmaker and environmentalist. The exhibition is supported by the French Embassy in Dhaka.
Flying Lizard Found in Lawachhara National Park
Offbeat  (tags: Flying lizard, rare, found, Bangladesh )

Tarequl
- 1316 days ago - daily-sun.com
Scientists have recently found a flying lizard rare in Lawachhara National Park in Sreemangal under Moulvibazar district.
The Club for Classic Car Aficionados
Offbeat  (tags: Old car, club, classic, vintage, Dhaka, Bangladesh )

Tarequl
- 1332 days ago - theindependentbd.com
H. R Sanni organized the first vintage car rally back in 1985, celebrating the hundredth year of the motor car. His passion for classic cars has been inherited by his son. The OOCB is a non profit collectors' association of classic and vintage car ...
The Many Moods of Farmers
Offbeat  (tags: Exhibition, rural people, Bangladesh, ecological, agriculture, climate )

Tarequl
- 1336 days ago - thedailystar.net
A four-day Japanese sculpture exhibition ended at Sherpur village under Sailkupa upazila in Jhenidah district last Sunday. A visiting Japanese professor Sepzu Suzuki arranged the exhibition on ecological agriculture and climate issues.
Former Bollywood Actress Helps Abused Women
Offbeat  (tags: women, help, No More Tear Inc, Domestic abuse, Bangladesh, India, bollywood actress, So-Me Designs )

Naoko
- 1402 days ago - thestar.com.my
Years after Somy Ali left her glamorous life as a Bollywood actress, she heard a knock on her door from a Bangladeshi neighbour, asking for help...So she founded a nonprofit organization called No More Tears Inc and so far has helped 48 women.
Harry Potter Star Emma Watson Endorses Fair Trade Fashion
Offbeat  (tags: human trafficking, change, watson, granger, character, fair trade, bangladesh )

Merissa
- 1422 days ago - humantrafficking.change.org
Emma Watson, the 20-year-old British actress who rose to fame as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, is apparently more like her on-screen character than other young starlets these days.
Aleya's Fight for Life Ends
Offbeat  (tags: crime, women, burnt, died, Dhaka, Bangladesh )

Naoko
- 1513 days ago - thedailystar.net
Aleya Akhter died late last night at the burn unit of Dhaka Medical College Hospital six days after she was torched by stalkers at the city's Pallabi.
Gardener Plants Seed of Friendship
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, Bangladesh, Japan, friendship, deportation, immigration authorities, illegal, overstay, business, lost, cultural interchange, art )

Naoko
- 1518 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
When immigration authorities deported MD Tarique six years ago, landscape gardener Masao Sekiya lost an assistant and gained a mission: fostering friendship netween Bangladesh and Japan.
Distitute Women Can Be Self-Reliant With Proper Assistance
Offbeat  (tags: women, proper assistance, BRAC, Bangladesh, NGO, poverty reduction, challenge, DFID, CIDA, Oxfam Novib, Australian Aid )

Naoko
- 1536 days ago - nation.ittefaq.com
Talking to the correspondant, Maksuda Begum discribed how the two cows given by BRAC helped her family of five members to find ground and instilled self-confidence in them to surge ahead.
 

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