JOTTINGS OF THE DAY
* "Keetha Oilow" and "Keetha Failam" may sound funny but they are two bright stars of the Sylheti film industry. For non-Bangladeshi readers, the Sylhetis are originated from Sylhet, a district of Bangladesh and they represent the most Bangladeshi migrants to UK starting from early twentieth century.
* The job crisis in curry houses of Britain due to new government immigration rules will disrupt serving of around 2.5 million curries a week to the Brits. The industry currently employs 70,000 people mostly from South Asia.
* Asians disappear on prime-time in the US.
* World Press Photo of the year - 2004 via Extra Extra.
* Some pictures of Bangladesh -beauty is in the eyes of the beholder.
* Global Voices Online provides an almost daily world blog roundup. Don't miss that.
* Beware of fake Viagra pills. via Flying Chair
* Afghanistan's Burka band rocks!
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- Global Voices
- Global Warming
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- Human Rights
- international relations
- Khaleda Zia
- Liberation war
- Natural Disaster
- New Media
- Press freedom
- Sheikh Hasina
- Social media
- web 2.0
- world cup
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