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Dinajpur

(dĭnäj`po͝or), city (1991 pop. 127,815), N Bangladesh, on the Punarbhaba River. It is an important road junction and the administrative center for a district where rice, wheat, jute, and sugarcane are grown. There is a thermal power station, and mills for jute and rice. Two colleges affiliated with Rajshahi Univ. are in the city. Dinajpur proper, the northeast quarter of the city, where the maharajah of Dinajpur once resided, gave its name to the entire district.
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local time) Saturday when hundreds of devotees were watching a jatra (open air drama) show arranged on the occasion of traditional Rash Mela (fair) on the premises of Kantajew Temple in Dinajpur district, some 338 km northwest of capital Dhaka.
The latest incident occurred in Dinajpur district, 415 km (260 miles) north of the capital Dhaka when a series of bombs exploded as hundreds of devotees attended a religious ceremony known as "Rushmela", Abdul Mazid, the officer in-charge of Kahalur police station, told Reuters.
Both of them were allegedly abducted from near the railway station in Uttar Dinajpur district in West Bengal, where they had gone to buy medicines from a store," Yadav said.
BSF in Mathurapure at the border under South Dinajpur district of the state gunned down the smuggler who has been identified as Jani Babu, resident of Jaipurhut district of Bangladesh.
However, the rare condition remained undetected as the woman, who hails from a remote village in the Dinajpur district in West Bengal, and her parents were too poor and illiterate to find a solution to her problems.
Of the 32 names of medicinal plants obtained, 7 were obtained from Khulna district, 16 from Rajshahi district, and 8 from Dinajpur district, suggesting that rheumatoid arthritis was more prevalent in those districts.
Srikumar Mukherjee, the civil defence minister, said the cyclone struck Tuesday night in North Dinajpur district of West Bengal state, snapping telephone and electricity lines in the area.
New Delhi said 35,525 poultry in Birbhum district and 288 birds in Dinajpur district had died, but added the outbreak appeared to be localised.
I have come here (Dhaka) from Dinajpur district (some 338 km northwest of capital Dhaka) for Eid shopping.
In the Balurghat constituency, in South Dinajpur district, voters complained that whichever button they pressed, the vote was being registered in Trinamool Congress's name.
26 ( ANI ): Border Security Force (BSF) personnel on Wednesday killed one cattle smuggler at Gayeshpur in India-Bangladesh border in Dinajpur district of West Bengal.